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Gainesville Lodge

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413 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5207 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Housekeeping
Family Rooms
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

There was roaches all over the room and the air conditioner was no good and the shower was nasty for the money which was to much by the way that we payed🤬🤬🤬🤯🤯🤯 I dont recommend this motel to my worse enemy ..,,,,,....so stay away everyone...More

1  Thank Sonya C
Response from nalarakhia, Guest Relations Manager at Gainesville LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. Please note that we do conduct monthly extermination in our room. However, your comments are important to us and we will be discussing with our staff to monitor this issue.

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

I'm giving it 2 stars because the lady at the front desk & the house keeper were very nice BUT....THIS PLACE IS A ROACH MOTEL!!!!!! I stayed 2 nights, the first night I saw 1 large roach & 3 babies. The 2nd night the rest...More

Thank Leslie B
Response from nalarakhia, Guest Relations Manager at Gainesville LodgeResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for your comments. Please note that we do conduct monthly extermination in our room. However, your comments are important to us and we will be discussing with our staff to monitor this issue.

Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Average motel at a low price. Not good but not bad either. Good location, would have been nice if the pool was open. The room had all the facilities you would expect, but was a bit dark and thus unwelcoming.

Thank Andreas S
Response from nalarakhia, Guest Relations Manager at Gainesville LodgeResponded 18 May 2018

Thank you for your comments. We do appreciate your honest feedback, and we use these types of comments to improve. We will be passing to our management team for review. Thank you.

Reviewed 20 November 2017

We were in town for a UF football game and chose the Gainesville Lodge for its location to the stadium and the rating. We arrived and checked in and left our bags in the car and walked to the stadium. After the game, we walked...More

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Response from nalarakhia, Guest Relations Manager at Gainesville LodgeResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for your review and rating. We are sorry to hear you had issues with your room. We are sorry to hear your stay was not enjoyable. Please note that we do have exterminators come to our hotel every month to spray. Unfortunately, given...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This family is obviously doing their very best to maintain an aging property. This location was probably upscale 20 years ago. However, the owners are doing their best with small updates like flatscreen Tv, microwave and mini fridge. The bathroom was clean and we had...More

Thank EEEYIP22
Response from nalarakhia, Guest Relations Manager at Gainesville LodgeResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you very much for your honest review. We do appreciate your candid feedback. We will be taking your suggestions into consideration as we are always looking to improve our property. Thank you!

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$ 65 - US$ 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Florida > Gainesville
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$ 65 - US$ 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Florida > Gainesville
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"try to get far from the main road"
JudyG53
3 Jun 2017
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"Check your room and internet first then find another place if you can."
hutchmb45
31 Dec 2016
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"Two story motel with no elevator so consider this if you don't want stairs. Parking right at your door..."
101kathleend
17 Oct 2016
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"the lodge is small so any room would be a good one, also a plus great channel selection and the wifi is..."
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3 Jun 2016
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