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Sweetwater Branch Inn

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625 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5449 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.5 Star accommodation
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Special Offer: Afternoon on the River
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

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

Reviewed 30 June 2016

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

Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

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

Reviewed 16 June 2016

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!

Reviewed 23 May 2016

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

Thank rictercla2016
Response from SWB_Management, Front Office Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 2 June 2016

Thank you. We are glad you enjoyed your stay.

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Description
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 ...More spread 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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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Hot Tub
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$ 133 - US$ 268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sweetwater Branch Hotel Gainesville
Location
United States > Florida > Gainesville
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$ 133 - US$ 268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sweetwater Branch Hotel Gainesville
Location
United States > Florida > Gainesville
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28 January 2018|
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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
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"The "honeymoon cottage" is closest to the reception/party venue, so it could get louder in the..."
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"The 2nd floor Cornelia room was quiet and had an extra bed."
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"I like the cottages, more privacy."
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"There is no bad room that I saw."
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