Located only 350 feet from the University of Florida and the Innovation District, this Gainesville hotel features a rooftop pool with a surrounding sun terrace. Complimentary inroom WiFi access is provided.

A cable TV with premium channels and a desk are featured in each Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center room. Coffee-making facilities, a microwave, and a small refrigerator are also included.

A business center, room service, and a 24-hour front desk are provided for guests' convenience. An on-site fitness center is available complimentary, and the Gainesville hotel also offers guests access to a nearby fitness facility for a surcharge.

Located on site, Piesanos Pints and Pies serves Italian cuisines, including stone-fire pizzas. Guests can also enjoy a rotating offering of 40 craft beers.

The Florida Museum of Natural History is 0.9 mi from the Holiday Inn hotel, while Hippodrome State Theater is 1 mi away. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium is a 3 minutes' drive from the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jan 13, 2012
Hotel chain/brand: Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Breakfast Info

American

Free parking available at the hotel


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4 reasons to choose Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel

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  • The staff speaks English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Ben Hill Griffin Stadium
    0.6 miles
  • Harn Museum of Art
    0.8 miles
  • SHANDS at University of Florida
    0.8 miles
  • University of Florida
    0.9 miles
  • Hippodrome State Theatre
    0.9 miles
  • Hippodrome State Theater
    0.9 miles
  • The Historic Thomas Center
    1 miles
  • Matheson Historical Center
    1.1 miles
  • Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
    2 miles
  • Florida Museum of Natural History and Butterfly Rainforest
    2.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Regal Cinemas Royal Park Stadium 16
    2.5 miles
  • Oaks Mall
    4.4 miles
  • North Florida Regional Medical Center
    4.4 miles
  • Kanaphaha Botanical Gardens
    5.1 miles
  • Splitz
    5.3 miles
  • Santa Fe College
    6 miles
  • Kate's Fish Camp
    6 miles
  • Gainesville Raceway
    8.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Gainesville Regional Airport
    4.8 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Piesanos Pints and Pie

    Food: Pizza

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Live sports events (broadcast) Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Front Desk Services
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safe
General
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Fenced pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool with view
  • Pool is on rooftop
  • Shallow end
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 4:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Groups

When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

We have eliminated our business center .

We are no longer providing room service .

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

As a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel

  • Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Piesanos Pints and Pie

  • Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel is 0.8 miles from the center of Gainesville.

  • Room options at Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel include:

    • Double

  • Guests staying at Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 2.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • American

  • The prices at Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center, an IHG Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Fitness
    • Happy hour
    • Live sports events (broadcast)