The Closest Hotel to the University of Florida- The Holiday Inn® University Center Gainesville is located directly across the street from the University of Florida. Located within walking distance of popular Gainesville restaurants, shopping, attractions & just minutes to the Gainesville Airport!

The Closest Hotel to the University of Florida! The Closest Hotel to Shands Hospital Medical Center! The Holiday Inn® University Center Gainesville is a six-story city landmark hotel located in downtown Gainesville, Florida is located within walking distance of several popular Gainesville restaurants and all Florida Gator Sporting Venues!. The Holiday Inn® University features 167 comfortable, non-smoking, guest rooms which include refrigerators and microwaves, and complimentary Wi-Fi! Our unique roof-top swimming pool and 4,000 square foot pool deck is perfect to relax or gather for a quaint evening reception. The Holiday Inn University Center offers over 4500 square feet of flexible meeting space, which is perfect for your next meeting or banquet function. Our friendly, service-minded team will take care of your every need. Enjoy our complimentary shuttle to the Gainesville Regional Airport, the University of Florida, and Shands Medical Center. 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. - See more at:

Number of Rooms: 167

Number of Bathrooms: 2

Facility Amenities: 24 Hour Housekeeping, Air Conditioning , Breakfast, Business Center, Cable, Coffee Maker, Conference Room/s, Fitness Room, Free Parking, Guest Laundry, HD Channels, Internet Access Available, Iron/Iron Board, Meeting Facilities, Microwave, Non-Smoking, Pool, Restaurant, Wi-fi Access Available

Room Types: 75 Rooms or less

Seating Capacity: 140

Facility Amenities: Catering, Take-Out, Wheelchair Accessible

Atmosphere: Bar, Casual, Kid-friendly, Live Music

Cuisine: American, Breakfast, Burgers, Craft Beer, Desserts, Gluten-free, Italian, Pizza, Sandwiches, Sports Bar

Days Open: Check In 3pm / Check out 11am

Open From (Hour): 24 hours

Payment Options: American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Primary Area (Sq. feet): 4000

Max Seating Capacity: 300

Primary Ceiling Height (In.): 10 ft

Primary Dimensions: 87x45x10

Number of Meeting Rooms: 4

Facility Description: One large ballroom, split into 3 section and one small boardroom

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

Room Types: Ballroom, Boardroom

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

Catering Services: Catering/Food Services Available

Misc: Carpet Floors, Decorations Allowed, Exit Access, Free-Parking Available, Public Space Available

Sports Facility Parking: Shuttle Service

Fitness: Machines, Pool

Banking Amenities: ATM

Transportation: Ariport Shuttle

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

Wedding Planner: Planning Assistance, Receptions, Weddings

Tours & Transfers: Bus Tours, Group Tours, Motor-coach Tours