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Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands

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Room & Suite (135)
Pool & Beach (33)
Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cookies”(93 reviews)
“waffles”(49 reviews)
“popcorn machine”(9 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Airport Transportation
2 Star accommodation
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All reviewscookieswafflespopcorn machinefront deskbreakfast roomhot breakfastbeds were comfortablefree breakfastdefinitely stay here againnext morningshands hospitalcomfortable stayupon checkone night stayking rooma great place to stayhousekeeping staff
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Reviewed 1 week ago

was put here by the va for the night.we saw bedbugs caught two and took down to front desk,and they acted real smart about it like we brought them in.A couple months later they showed in our house,and it cost us 850.00 dollars to get...More

Thank ronbran2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I have stayed here multiple times and the rooms have always been clean, the AC works beautifully, and the staff wonderful. This stay was no exception. They were friendly and very accomodating. I highly recommend this Sleep Inn. Great location and fantastic...More

Thank Spin2012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to break up our long drive home and spent the night after picking up a coupon at a rest area. Glad we decided to check them out. Friendly staff, clean rooms, comfy bed and welcome snacks of popcorn, cookies, hot coffee, chocolate and hot...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sleep Inn Gainesville, FL This was our first stay at the Sleep inn in Gainesville FL, but it won't be our last! This was a very pleasant stop on our way to Orlando. When we checked in there was popcorn and cookies in the lobby....More

Thank Julia T
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We had stayed at this property once before about five years ago and the memory caused us to stay, albeit unexpected, again. When you check-in you are greeted with cookies and popcorn. The hotel is clean inside and out. The rooms and bathrooms are clean...More

Thank allioak
Response from GatorFan49, Manager at Sleep Inn & Suites University/ShandsResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. We appreciate your feed back and are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay! We look forward to seeing you on a future visit!

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$87 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Gainesville
#5 Family Hotel in Gainesville
#8 Romantic Hotel in Gainesville
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$87 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Gainesville
#5 Family Hotel in Gainesville
#8 Romantic Hotel in Gainesville
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (84)
Room & Suite (135)
Pool & Beach (33)
Dining (28)
Amenities (31)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Knitknee1969
17 January 2017|
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Response from GatorFan49 | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Sleep Inn is not pet friendly. However , we have another location near Sleep Inn that is pet friendly. That location is named Comfort Inn. Their number is 352-264-1771 and the address is 3440... More
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Complicated B
17 July 2015|
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Response from TonifromOhio | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I would suggest calling the hotel.
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