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This is a lovely, large old house with warm, homey creaky wood floors that take you back in time. Most of the furnishings were of a Victorian looking period that went well with the style of the house. I was disappointed to have a modern...More
Thank Christina C
Response from SWB_Management, Hotel Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 6 July 2016
Thank you for providing us with feedback about your stay, Christina! Your comments were very helpful. Your suggestions about towel racks and grab bars are important and will be implemented. Because of the large nature of our property, we call ourselves an Inn. You are...More
I made our reservation a month before our visit to Gainsville. I was told our $100 Deposit would be returned as long as I cancelled our reservation within 10 days of the date we would be staying at the Inn. Our plans changed and I...More
1 Thank Dona E
Response from SWB_Management, Hotel Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 11 August 2016
Hi Dora, I am sorry to hear about your experience. It sounds like our policies were not clearly communicated. We have a $100 non-refundable deposit that is assessed to all reservations. The remaining balance on your account is what we drop if you cancel within...More
We went for a friends wedding and this place is adorable. They have a planner who helps with the wedding details and is awesome. They have gardens all over and cats who are adorable and even joined the ceremony! Check in is easy too. They...More
Thank Heather S
Response from SWB_Management, Hotel Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 29 June 2016
Thank you, Heather. We are glad your stay was smooth from start to finish. I am going to check on the sleeper sofa and ensure the updates we made about two years ago are still in place. I apologize for that discrepancy. Please come and...More
Southern hospitality at its best. Beautiful old house, with lovely old furniture, the nicest and most helpful staff ever encountered. The pool was a lovely bonus in hot weather. The house is located in a lovely old area, beautiful streets, with magnificent old houses, and...More
1 Thank marydoddmartin
Response from SWB_Management, Front Office Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 29 June 2016
Thank you for the kind words. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again the next time you visit Gainesville, Florida. I think our staff would also greatly enjoy having a second property located in Ireland!
The venue is perfect for a wedding! Everybody was so accommodating and friendly and took care of everything. The garden wedding and reception was perfect and it was so nice to have everything so close and convenient!. We rented all the cottages and about 12...More
Response from SWB_Management, Front Office Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 2 June 2016
Sweetwater Branch Inn features 20 spacious guest suites and cottages just blocks from the University of Florida and hip Downtown Gainesville. All of our guests are welcome to a delicious full breakfast ...Morespread in the morning, as well as a complimentary wine and cheese hour in the evening. Each of our rooms feature a private bath along with a king or queen size bed, while some rooms have additional beds, Jacuzzis, fireplaces, and extra sitting rooms! Less
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All cottages have their own refrigerator, but the rooms in the McKenzie House and Cushman-Colson House do not. However, the two houses have a refrigerator in the common area that guests can use, but it is shared with the... More
All cottages have their own refrigerator, but the rooms in the McKenzie House and Cushman-Colson House do not. However, the two houses have a refrigerator in the common area that guests can use, but it is shared with the other guests in the inn. Yes there is refrigerator space that can be used, but depending on the room rented it may be shared vs. private.
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"The "honeymoon cottage" is closest to the reception/party venue, so it could get louder in the..."