The Hilton University of Florida Conference Center is located on the University's campus and near the esteemed Harn Museum of Art and the award winning UF Health Shands Hospital.

Our private guest rooms are the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate after a day of work or play. The fresh decor is calming and the completely refinished bathrooms have a residential feel, for your stay in our Gainesville hotel, your home away from home. Dine with satisfying delight for all meals of the day in one of the food & beverage outlets. Save room for dinner at Shula’s Steak House (opened November 2017) where former football coach Don Shula's sophisticated steakhouse is serving aged beef & delicious classics. Additionally, the hotel has a wide range of amenities that will satisfy even the most seasoned travelers. A grand $15 million dollar renovation has transformed the Hilton conference center completely! Hilton University of Florida, a fully accredited IACC Conference Center, is the perfect location for a meeting of any size. The hotel features 248 guest rooms and 12 different meeting rooms that encompass 25,000 square feet of function space. Located on the campus of the University of Florida, the hotel is in close proximity of all the wonders of Northern Central Florida including the University itself and Shands Medical Center. Hilton University of Florida prides itself on enhancing the meetings experience with service and by anticipating needs as well as including features such as ergonomic chairs for attendees, a conference paging system to reach our convention services staff directly and eco-friendly materials for your use.

Number of Rooms: 248

Facility Amenities: Air Conditioning , Breakfast, Business Center, Cable, Coffee Maker, Concierge, Conference Room/s, Fitness Room, Free Parking, Internet Access Available, Iron/Iron Board, Meeting Facilities, Non-Smoking, Pets Allowed, Pool, Restaurant, Wi-fi Access Available

Room Types: Suites Available

Tours & Transfers: Airport Transfers

Nightclub: Bar Service, Full Bar

Facility Amenities: Wheelchair Accessible

Facility Amenities: Catering, Wheelchair Accessible

Atmosphere: Bar, Fine Dining, Non-smoking Area

Cuisine: American, Steak House

Number of Meeting Rooms: 15

Primary Dimensions: 98x70x16

Primary Area (Sq. feet): 25,000

Primary Ceiling Height (In.): 16

Max Seating Capacity: 680

Facility Description: Hilton University of Florida, a fully accredited IACC Conference Center, is the perfect location for a meeting of any size. The hotel features 248 guest rooms and 13 different meeting rooms that encompass 25,000 square feet of function space. Located on the campus of the University of Florida, the hotel is in close proximity of all the wonders of Northern Central Florida including the University itself and Shands Medical Center. Just two hours by car from Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Tampa and Orlando, Hilton University of Florida is within close proximity of several Domestic & International Airports. Not to mention being centrally located for attendees coming from multiple directions. Hilton University of Florida prides itself on enhancing the meetings experience with service and by anticipating needs as well as including features such as ergonomic chairs for attendees, a conference paging system to reach our convention services staff directly and eco-friendly materials for your use. Available to planners are a number of meeting packages, from all-inclusive all day packages to a value package for the budget conscious.

Room Types: Ballroom, Boardroom, Convention Center, Gallery, Garden, Theater

Set Up Options: Banquets, Classroom, Conference, Exhibits, Hollow, Reception, Theatre, U-Shape

Meeting Services: Audio Visual Services, High Speed Internet, Wi-Fi

Catering Services: Catering/Food Services Available

Misc: Carpet Floors, Free-Parking Available

Event Type: Entertainment

Fitness: Pool

Transportation: Ariport Shuttle, Car Rental

Conventions & Meetings: Airport Shuttle, Business Center, Catering Services, Internet Access, Planning Services, Wi-Fi Access

Wedding Planner: Honeymoons, Packages Available, Planning Assistance, Receptions, Weddings