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Sweetwater Branch Inn

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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average5%
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“wine and cheese”(32 reviews)
“b b”(74 reviews)
“the cottages”(24 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Special Offer: Afternoon on the River
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Special Offer: Afternoon on the River
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Reviewed 24 February 2016

My daughter and I stayed here for one night. The parking map given to us ahead of time was helpful. Check in was pleasant, easy, and informative. Our room was as described. We chose the Luisa Room because it had two beds as well as...More

Thank GatorCrew
Response from SWB_Management, Front Office Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 9 March 2016

Thank you for taking time to leave feedback for us. We value your opinion and hope you will give us another try when you return to Gainesville. We also offer stand alone accommodations that may be better suited to your needs. I would like to...More

Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

My friends and I stayed for a girls weekend. Yummy breakfast, nice atmosphere to sit around fireplace during chilly nights. Great, friendly staff. WiFi is weak. My personal problem-Rooms are tight to move around bed which made it challenging for me to use a walker....More

Thank Susan D
Response from SWB_Management, Front Office Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 8 March 2016

Thank you for the feedback, Susan. We are glad your overall experience was great while on our property. You are correct that we face a few challenges being a historic property, and one of them is Victorian-era construction. While we are ADA compliant, it is...More

Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

It is a wonderful property you can go and enjoy your vacation there. The buildings look historical and the view is amazing. Each room has its own and different design than the others so you can pick up when you do the reservation the style...More

Thank Hend M
Response from SWB_Management, Front Office Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 7 March 2016

Thank you for leaving this review! Our property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, so you are exactly right about us being a historic property. Next time you are here we think you would enjoy the literature we have about past owners.

Reviewed 28 January 2016

This is where we like to stay when we come visit our son at the university of Florida. It is convenient to campus, a nice area to jog, and usually a good breakfast. We like the cottages because they have a little more living space...More

Thank Becky C
Response from SWB_Management, Front Office Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 7 March 2016

Thank you for taking time to let us know about your stay. We apologize that your experience was not what you have come to expect of us. Heating issues have been addressed in our cottages and breakfast chefs have been reminded of our standards. We...More

Reviewed 19 January 2016

We stayed in Mae's Cottage and it was great. Heather was phenomenal- such a sweetheart and caring hostess/front desk. We loved everything about this property. The spa was fabulous, the breakfast was good, the room was exceptional. The gardens are nice to walk in, and...More

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Response from SWB_Management, Front Office Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 7 March 2016

Thank you for the kind words. Heather is a wonderful addition to our team and does great work with our guests. We are glad to hear your experience was exceptional. Please e-mail info@sweetwaterinn.com with breakfast suggestions. We are happy to improve for you!

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Amenities
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$148 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$148 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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29 January 2018|
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Response from Katie B | Reviewed this property |
I also stayed in a cottage which had a full kitchen, but just like another reviewer said, it's like staying with family. They will no doubt figure out a way to accommodate you.
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"The rooms on the garden side are probably quieter. Blue moon what great, Tiffany's is a huge suite."
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"Something for everyone! We enjoyed the cottages out back!"
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"The upstairs Blue Moon room was quiet & cozy with a claw foot tub & in the main breakfast area."
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"Look closely at the rooms.... they all differ. The Honeymoon Cottage and Carriage House were particularly..."
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