Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center
Locoated directly across from the University of Florida

Stay You™

Stay You™ at The Holiday Inn Gainesville, located directly across from the University of Florida. Our valued guests feel welcome as soon as they walk through the doors of our spacious lobby, complete with a business center and relaxing common lounge area. Complimentary transportation is provided daily to and from the Gainesville Regional Airport, University of Florida and local hospitals. Free high-speed wireless Internet service, HD cable TV, including HBO, microwaves and refrigerators are a few of the many special amenities in every room at our elegantly refreshed, full-service Holiday Inn.

Stay Here

Relax, you're our priority! Our six-story city landmark Gainesville Florida hotel features 167 comfortable, non-smoking guest rooms, a roof-top swimming pool, surrounded by over 4,000 square feet of sunning space, and is located within walking distance of several unique eateries. Our friendly, welcoming team will take care of your every need. Take our complimentary shuttle to the Gainesville Regional Airport, the University of Florida, Shands Medical Center, Gainesville's downtown, and more. We are also home to the third location of Gainesville's favorite restaurant for pizza and Italian food, Piesanos Stone Fired Pizza Pints and Pies.

Explore Gainesville

Whether you are visiting Gainesville for business or pleasure, our guests have the luxury of walking to University of Florida's campus as well as boutique shops and local restaurants that surround the Holiday Inn University Center. Surround yourself in nature’s beauty with our area’s many state parks and preserves, explore your creative side with our one-of-a-kind arts community and experience the true essence of Gainesville’s cultural treasures.

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Stay Green

We take the term "eco-friendly" very seriously. Our hotel meets the standards to hold the designation for three different programs that allows us to be officially be a green hotel in the Gainesville Florida area. We are a member of Tripadvisor Greenleaders®, the Florida Green Lodging program and we are also part of Intercontinental Hotel Group's Green Engage program. Green practices include our towel reuse program, energy-saving light bulbs, and recycling programs implemented throughout our Gainesville FL hotel and restaurant. If you're looking for an environmentally friendly and green Gainesville hotel, we are the place to stay!

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The Home of Piesanos Stone Fired Pizza Pints & Pies

Welcome to Piesanos Stone Fired Pizza Pints & Pies, Gainesville's favorite restaurant for Italian food and great pizza. Our hotel is home to their third location with an expanded beer selection with over 40 taps, featuring national and local brews.
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Exclusive Benefits for UF Gator Parents and Santa Fe College Parents

Explore a variety of discounts available for parents of University of Florida Students and Santa Fe College Students.
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