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Econo Lodge University Gainesville, 2649 Southwest 13th Street, Gainesville, FL | Area: Gainesville - University
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2.1 out of 5 (10 Ratings)
3.8 miles from Gainesville centre
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Hotel Description
Free Wi-Fi and breakfast a super location right down the street from the University of Florida and a very affordable price make the Econo Lodge University Gainesville a savvy choice. This Econo Lodge offers simplicity privacy and a good night's sleep. The motel's 53 traditionally furnished rooms all have free Wi-Fi cable TV a sitting area and a large work desk. Each morning guests awaken to a free continental breakfast in the lobby. Business travelers appreciate use of the motel's fax machine. All rooms have microwaves and mini-fridges and the front desk is open 24 hours a day for guest convenience. Non-smoking rooms are available on request and the motel is pet friendly. Parking is free at this motel. Econo Lodge University Gainesville is one-and-a-half miles from the University of Florida and Shands Hospital. Downtown Gainesville with its wide variety of restaurants historic attractions and shops is two-and-a-half miles from the motel. Gainesville Regional Airport is seven miles away; Jacksonville International Airport is 86 miles away.
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1 room
2 guests
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Free Internet
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Non Smoking
Swimming Pool
Fitness Center
Business Center
Airport Shuttle
Pets Allowed
Other Amenities
` Free Parking
` Free Internet In Room
` Cable/Satellite TV
` Complimentary breakfast
` Handicap rooms
` Ice machine
` Non-smoking Rooms
` Pay per view movies on TV
Econo Lodge University Gainesville 2649 Southwest 13th Street, Gainesville, FL

Econo Lodge University Gainesville Guest Reviews

DISAPPOINTING (2.1 out of 5)

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Poor - 1.5 out of 5

Verified Hotel Guest Fri, 22 June 2018

Liked: Closeness to UF and friendly front desk person.
Disliked: Bugs on the bed. Fridge that is not cold. Dirty looking sheets and pillow cases.


Pleasant - 3.0 out of 5

David Fri, 22 June 2018

Liked: Hotel was actually a little nicer than I excepted for an Econ Lodge.


Exceptional - 5.0 out of 5

Verified Hotel Guest Fri, 22 June 2018

Liked: Nothing to write home about. It is what was expected for the price. Room was clean, smelled clean. A/c was cold and shower was hot.
Disliked: Only issue I found was the height of the showerhead. I am 5'7" and I could probably hit my head on it.


Poor - 1.0 out of 5

Ruben Fri, 22 June 2018

Liked: Nothing


Poor - 1.5 out of 5

Verified Hotel Guest Fri, 22 June 2018

Liked: Friendly staff and good location.
Disliked: Hotel was not clean. Had to request even hand towels and a hair dryer - wall mount for dryer was present and painted over. Dirty areas in bathroom. Leaking vent in bathroom. Carpet and chairs had visible stains. A few bugs in room - not bed bugs.


Poor - 0.5 out of 5

Lisa Fri, 22 June 2018

Disliked: It was smelly and the fridge had mold in it poorly lit room


Very Good - 4.0 out of 5

Verified Hotel Guest Fri, 22 June 2018

Liked: Great location front desk clerk had great personality and a great smile.
Disliked: Room could use lots of updating.


Poor - 0.5 out of 5

Verified Hotel Guest Fri, 22 June 2018

Liked: Location
Disliked: The bathroom door lock was broken The room was stinking with cheap cigar smell The room was dirty


Poor - 1.5 out of 5

Ebony Fri, 22 June 2018

Liked: Towels and cloths were plush quality.
Disliked: Did not get a smoke free room as requested Lock on door broken. Tv remote not working, had to go to front office twice for new remote.


Fair - 2.5 out of 5

Stephen Fri, 22 June 2018

Liked: They gave us a room in the favored section of the motel.
Disliked: The breakfast was a joke, the all around quality was low. We'd try to avoid this facility if we ever needed to stay in Gainesville again.

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

Econo Lodge University is #35 of 48 things to do in Gainesville

2 of 5 stars2 out of 5
By: lizardtiff, Sarasota, Florida
Fri 6 Apr, 2018
l The hotel is obviously rundown with scuffs everywhere and marks on the walls but it is relatively clean. There were some hairs in the shower. The sink in my room dripped constantly throughout my...

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4 of 5 stars4 out of 5
By: moonshinerkey, Yulee, Florida
Wed 14 Jun, 2017
l This is the most inexpensive motel close to the dental school. The room was clean and included a micro wave oven and a small refrigerator. The place was quiet and easy to get to. The breakfast was...

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3 of 5 stars3 out of 5
By: smatt1965, Atlanta, Georgia
Mon 22 May, 2017
l If you're in need of a clean, comfy room with a shower, for $65 a night, this is it. So many here gave it poor reviews for whatever reason, I can't understand. If you pay $65 a night for a motel, you...

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