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Alachua County

Alachua County

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  • P.O. Box 2877
    Gainesville, FL 32602-2877
  • TEL: (352) 374-5210
Alachua County's Visitor and Convention Bureau

Alachua County's Visitor and Convention Bureau

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  • 30 East University Ave.
    Gainesville, FL 32601
  • TEL: (866) 778-5002
Best Western Gateway Grand

Best Western Gateway Grand

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  • 4200 NW 97th Blvd.
    Gainesville, FL 32606
  • TEL: (352) 331-3336
  • FAX: (352) 331-3337

Best Western Gateway Grand, is a full-service Hotel and Conference Center, that provides exceptional service, first-class amenities and outstanding value at an affordable price. Our hotel has 152 spacious guestrooms and suites, sparkling pool, whirlpool, massage studio, fitness room, business center and Gators Den Sports Grill , our restaurant on site. Best Western Gateway Grand is the perfect place to host your meeting or celebration, with more than 8,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space accommodating groups up to 300! Hotel amenities include:

  • Complimentary Deluxe Continental Breakfast
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Business Center with High Speed Internet
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Wedding Gazebo
  • Massage Studio
  • Gators Den - On Site Restaurant
  • Fitness Center
  • Sparkling Pool and Hot Tub
  • Pet Friendly
  • Our grounds provide plenty of room for bus parking
Champions Park of Newberry, FL

Champions Park of Newberry, FL

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Champions Park of Newberry, a new development in Newberry, Florida plays home as the premier baseball/softball tournaments and training complex in the entire country. Champions park of Newberry was originally named Nations Park and developed as a duplicate complex to Cooperstown, NY. Construction was completed in June 2013 and renamed in May 2014 located in North Central Florida, Champions Park of Newberry is easily accessible for teams on the East coast and conveniently located near Gainesville, Florida. Champions Park was built with the player, parent and family in mind so that each and every person traveling to Champions Park can have a truly enjoyable baseball or softball experience.

City of Gainesville

City of Gainesville

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  • 200 East University Ave
  • TEL: (352) 334-5000
DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville

DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville

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  • 53726 Southwest 40 Boulevard
    Gainesville, FL 32608
  • TEL: (352) 375-2400

Welcome to DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville within two miles from the University of Florida Campus and from UF Health, formerly known as Shands Hospital. Our unique and vibrant hotel is perfect for corporate travelers, college visits, tournament weekends and alumni events. Leisure travelers are steps from nearby shopping and dining outlets while business travelers will enjoy quick access to eight major employers in Alachua County. I-75 is also nearby for quick movement around scenic northern Florida. Get settled in a newly renovated guest room with complimentary WiFi, a 50-inch HDTV, mini-refrigerator, Keurig® coffeemaker, and desk with ergonomic chair. Several rooms at our Gainesville hotel also have balconies and beautiful views of our lovely courtyards. Enjoy American classics at our lobby restaurant or grab items from the Made Market before a day in Gainesville. Head outside to the resort-style pool for a swim under the Florida sun, or burn calories in the state-of-the-art fitness center. We have over 1,900 sq. ft. of hotel event space in Gainesville for your meeting or celebration, plus a beautiful lighted patio, catering options and the latest A/V equipment. Finish a work presentation in the 24-hour business center. We look forward to welcoming you at DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville with our signature, warm chocolate chip cookie.

Florida Food Service Inc.

Florida Food Service Inc.

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  • 5201 NE 40th Terrace
  • TEL: (352) 372-3514
  • FAX: (352) 372-8286
Holiday Inn - Gainesville University Center

Holiday Inn - Gainesville University Center

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  • 1250 W. University Ave.
    Gainesville, FL 32601
  • TEL: (352) 376-1661 x 181
O'Connell Center

O'Connell Center

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  • Suite 1232 PO Box 11580
  • TEL: (352) 392-5500
  • FAX: (352) 392-7160

The O'Connell Center offers various academic, athletic, recreational and entertainment activities. We host university basketball, volleyball, gymnastics, swim and dive, and track meet events, along with daily educational classes and club meetings. In addition, the Center host concerts, family activities, trade shows, lectures, banquets, community events and commencement ceremonies for the University of Florida and area high schools.

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Aloft Gainesville University Area

Aloft Gainesville University Area

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  • Aloft
    Gainesville University Area,
    3743 Hull Road,
    Gainesville, Florida 32607
  • TEL: (352) 378-1100

Designed for travelers who love open spaces, open thinking, and open expression, Aloft Gainesville University Area offers style, connectivity, creativity, and community in one vibrant social space. Ideally located near the University of Florida, we offer 146 urban-inspired guestrooms and 1,350 square feet of meeting space. Aloft Gainesville University Area guests can also mix it up over music and cocktails at W XYZ Bar, and get your foodie fix 24/7 at Re:fuel pantry. Savor signature cocktails, light meals, coffee beverages, healthy bites, and more.

Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings

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  • The Oaks Mall, 6401 W
    Newberry Rd,
    Gainesville, FL 32605
  • TEL: (352) 331-9685

Looking for a place to unwind after your sporting event here in Gainesville?  Make sure to stop over at Buffalo Wild Wings to relax and enjoy their large variety of wings, food, and drinks!  

 

Hours of Operation:

Sunday: 11:00AM to 12:00AM

Monday: 11:00AM to 1:00AM

Tuesday: 11:00AM to 1:00AM

Wednesday: 11:00AM to 1:00AM 

Thursday: 11:00AM to 1:00AM

Friday: 11:00AM to 2:00AM

Saturday: 11:00AM to 2:00AM

Comfort Inn University

Comfort Inn University

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  • 3440 SW 40th Blvd.
    Gainesville, FL 32608
  • TEL: (352) 264-1771
  • FAX: (352) 264-9996

Sleep Inn and Suites

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  • 4110 SW 40th Boulevard, Gainesville, FL, 32608
  • FAX: (352) 376-4145
  • TEL: (352) 505-0005
Country Inn & Suites
Fairfield

Country Inn & Suites

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  • 3877 SW 37th Boulevard,
    Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • TEL: (352) 745-7777
  • FAX: (352) 745-7775

The Country Inn & Suites Gainesville hotel's location off I-75 is not only convenient, its thoughtful services and gracious amenities also make it the perfect relaxation destination for both business and leisure travelers. Conveniently close to great attractions, delicious restaurants and excellent shopping. Enjoy being close to the University of Florida, the Florida Museum of Natural History, Kanapaha Botanical Gardens and Oaks Mall while immersed in comfort and style. This hotel's impeccable amenities and services ensure guests a pleasurable stay with free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour Business Center and guest laundry facilities for added convenience. Indulge in a free hot breakfast, 24-hour Fitness Center, soak and enjoy a relaxing dip in the indoor pool and spa. All of the indoor corridors are adjacent to the Cracker Barrel.



Fairfield Inn & Suites

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The Fairfield Inn & Suites Gainesville I-75 offers a stress-free stay for the modern traveler, looking for exceptional value and superior service. Conveniently located in the heart of Gainesville, near the University of Florida, UF Health (Shands) and other regional hospitals, with easy access to I-75. Walk to the Butler Town Center which offers over 150 retail and dining options to satisfy all your cravings. The hotel is designed in a contemporary comfortable style with amenities such as a complimentary breakfast. Visit our 24-hour Corner Market for nutritious snacks and remain active by using the well-appointed 24-hour fitness center. Our technology will keep you productive and entertained, with free high-speed WiFi and 55” HDTV’s bringing streaming content to each room. We invite you to stay in our spacious suites, hold events in our large meeting room (up to 250 people), enjoy drinks at our bar, and relax poolside while taking in the Florida sun!

Courtyard by Marriott

Courtyard by Marriott

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  • 3700 SW 42nd Street,
    Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • TEL: (352) 335-9100

Hilton Garden Inn

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  • 4075 SW 33rd Pl,
    Gainesville, FL 32608
  • FAX: (352) 338-1466

Homewood Suites by Hilton Gainesville

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  • 3333 SW 42 St,
    Gainesville, FL 32608
  • FAX: (352) 335-3133
Drury Inn and Suites Gainesville

Drury Inn and Suites Gainesville

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  • 4000 SW 40th Blvd.,
    Gainesville, FL 32608
  • TEL: (352) 372-5600

Located at I-75 and SW Archer Road, Drury Inn & Suites Gainesville is just minutes from the University of Florida, Shands Hospital at UF and other local attractions. This Gainesville hotel is perfect for guests traveling for business or leisure with Drury's free Wi-Fi, fitness center and more. Drury Inn & Suites Gainesville guests also enjoy free hot breakfast and free 5:30 Kickback® every day.

Hotel Indigo
TownePlace Suites

Hotel Indigo

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  • 5020 SW 30th Lane
    Gainesville, Florida 32608
  • TEL: (352) 240-8900
  • FAX: (352) 240-8901

At the Hotel Indigo Gainesville-Celebration Pointe, you can enjoy the best of both worlds. The hotel's prime location off Interstate-75 offers easy access to explore the University of Florida, local corporations and the historic downtown, as well as pristine natural habitats. The design of the 140 guest rooms nods to the local landscape with touches of wood and earthy tones, while providing luxurious amenities like C.O. Bigelow bath amenities, Frette linens, spa-inspired showers and locally sourced minibars. After a sound rest, you can start your day with a workout at the fitness center with its floor-to-ceiling windows, sample the locally inspired fare at the restaurant and relax with a cool drink by the outdoor pool and patio.



TownePlace Suites

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  • 7451 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32605
  • TEL: (352) 415-1111
  • FAX: (352) 559-2222

Stay for a night or a month! TownePlace Suites Gainesville Northwest is an all-suites hotel near the University of Florida. Balance work and life with the comfort, flexibility and affordability you want. Relax and feel at home in our spacious hotel suites, complete with a fully equipped kitchen and high-speed Internet access. Walk to nearby restaurants. Stay active in our 24-hour hotel gym, or swim some laps in our outdoor pool. Don't leave your animals behind, our pet friendly Gainesville hotel allows you to bring all members of your family! Guests looking for hotels near UF will enjoy our close proximity to The Swamp and Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, just 4 miles away. Our extended-stay Gainesville hotel is close to many tourist attractions, including Gainesville Raceway, Carson Springs and the Florida Museum of Natural History. For nature enthusiasts, Devils Den, O’leno State Park and Kanapaha Botanical Gardens are not far from the property.

JUMPEM

JUMPEM

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Residence Inn Marriott - Gainesville I-75

Residence Inn Marriott - Gainesville I-75

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  • 3275 SW 40th Boulevard
    Gainesville, FL 32608
  • TEL: (352) 264-0000
  • FAX: (352) 264-0007

The Residence Inn I-75 proudly welcomes teams and families from around the state and country to our area's World Class facilities. Teams competing at local sports venues will find their home away from home at our hotel. With full kitchens in every Suite, the Residence Inn gives participants even more options during typically expensive travel weekends. Our heated pool also offers a luxurious relaxation spot during down time. Located right off I-75, we are convenient to all area locations, and hope you'll join us at the Residence Inn for your trip to Gator Nation.

Spring Hill Suites Marriott

Spring Hill Suites Marriott

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  • 4155 SW 40th Blvd.
    Gainesville, FL 32608
  • TEL: (352) 376-8873
  • FAX: 352-376-8894
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Springhill Suites by Marriott is an all-suites hotel, located in the heart of Gainesville & convenient to I-75, offering amenities such as a complimentary fresh hot breakfast buffet, outdoor swimming pool, guest laundry, business center and a 24-hour fitness center. Each well-appointed suite has a living area with sleeper sofa; kitchenette with wet bar, microwave and refrigerator; and a work area with an ergonomic chair and complimentary internet access. We have coffee & tea service available all day. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel. Complimentary parking is provided for all guests and buses too. Our complimentary shuttle service is available by appointment for Gainesville Regional Airport, hospitals, University and other local venues.

Wyndham Garden

Wyndham Garden

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  • 2900 SW 13th St,
    Gainesville, FL 32608
  • TEL: (352) 377-4000

Visitors to Gainesville and the University of Florida can enjoy full-service accommodations at our Wyndham Garden Gainesville hotel. Located near Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV), University of Florida, and Shands Hospital – with free shuttle service to all three of these sites – we offer a host of amenities, lakefront views of the Bivens Arm Lake Nature Preserve, and friendly hospitality. Enjoy leisure facilities, conference and event space, and onsite dining, and spacious guestrooms equipped with free WiFi, flat-screen HDTV, and mini-refrigerator.

 
 

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AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown

AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown

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  • 151 NW 14th Street.
    Gainesville, Florida 32603
  • TEL: (352) 448-2637

The AC Hotel by Marriott is located directly across the street from the University of Florida off of NW 14th Street and University Avenue. Part of the brand new Standard at Gainesville, you'll find abundant dining and shopping options nearby. Step into your spacious, well-appointed guest room to discover European styling, sleek furniture and premium bedding. A refined design with an emphasis on technology brings flat-screen Smart HDTV's to each room and complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi throughout. We offer a Spanish twist with our breakfast and serve up tapas and expert local knowledge at our AC Lounge, featuring handcrafted cocktails and craft brews. Our rooftop fitness center and rooftop pool will keep your fitness routine intact, while enjoying the Florida sun. AC Hotels - a new way to hotel.

Auto Plus Raceway at Gainesville

Auto Plus Raceway at Gainesville

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  • 11211 N. County Road 225
  • TEL: (352) 377-0046
  • FAX: (352) 371-4212
Baymont Inn & Suites

Baymont Inn & Suites

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  • 6901 NW 4th Blvd.
    Gainesville FL 32607
  • TEL: (352) 332-8292
  • FAX: (352) 332-2884

The Baymont Inn and Suites Gainesville location is right off of I-75 and perfectly situated near many sports parks and complexes. Friendly hospitality awaits every traveler with a completely smoke-free hotel with an outdoor pool, 24hr cardio center, 24 hr business center, and a coin operated guest laundry facility. Parking is provided for all our guests without any charge. A complimentary buffet style hot breakfast is served each morning and free Wi-Fi is provided for all our guests throughout the entire property. Our hotel's excellent location puts you less than two miles away from the Oaks mall, wonderful dining options, and just five miles away from the University of Florida.

Half Mile Timing

Half Mile Timing

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  • 5745 SW 75th St. #303
    Gainesville, FL 32608
  • TEL: (352) 682-1171
Helen K. Gyllstrom, C.P.A.

Helen K. Gyllstrom, C.P.A.

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  • 8602 SW 5th Pl
    Gainesville, FL 32607
  • TEL: (352) 332-0618
Hilton

Hilton

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The Hilton UF Hotel and Conference Center is a favorite location for teams and their families. The Hilton offers a large state of the art 24 hour fitness center, outdoor swimming pool and whirlpool. As a full service hotel the staff welcomes you to Alberts restaurant and Two Bits Lounge open 7 days a week. Our sales and catering staff will provide exceptional service in planning your team meals in one of many private banquet rooms. The Hilton offers complimentary bus parking, a 24 hour business center and special group rates. The hotel is close to many attractions, restaurants and sports venues. For more information, please call our Hilton staff at 352-371-3600. We also invite you to join Hilton Honors to earn points, if you are not already a member.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Alachua

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Alachua

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  • 16367 NW 167th Blvd
    Alachua, Florida 32615
  • TEL: (386) 518-6777

Relax and indulge! Coupled with outstanding service, our hotel is set just minutes north of the University of Florida, Gainesville offering a retreat away from the bustle of the University while still being within minutes of the big game and campus life. Enjoy our free Breakfast Buffet, just one of many complimentary amenities including microwaves & refrigerators in all rooms, free lightning fast, reliable wireless internet and 50-inch TV's.

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Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce

Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce

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  • 300 E University Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32601
  • TEL: 352-334-7100
Ironwood Golf Course

Ironwood Golf Course

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  • 2100 NE 39th Avenue
  • TEL: (352) 334-3120
Photography by Richard Ritari

Photography by Richard Ritari

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  • Gainesville, Florida, USA
  • TEL: 352.372.5148

UF Health

UF Health

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  • 1600 SW Archer Rd
  • TEL: (352) 265-8000
  • FAX: (352) 265-0603