Best Western Waldo Inn and Suites

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Best Western Waldo Inn and Suites

Best Western Waldo Inn and Suites

2.5 star property

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
17230 Ne Us Highway 301, Waldo, FL, 32694

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWaldo Motorsports3 min walk
  • Popular LocationSanta Fe Lake14 min drive
  • Popular LocationGainesville Raceway18 min drive
  • AirportGainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional)18 min drive

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About this area

Waldo

Located in Waldo, Best Western Waldo Inn and Suites is in the city center. Matheson Museum and Hippodrome State Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Ironwood Golf Course and Starke Golf and Country Club. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Gainesville Raceway or Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (The Swamp). Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

What's nearby

  • Waldo Motorsports - 3 min walk
  • Santa Fe Lake - 14 min drive
  • Ironwood Golf Course - 15 min drive
  • Starke Golf and Country Club - 17 min drive
  • Gainesville Raceway - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV) - 18 min drive

About this property

Best Western Waldo Inn and Suites

Hotel in Waldo with free breakfast and fitness center
This smoke-free hotel features an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a 24-hour business center. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, a business center, and laundry facilities are onsite. All 51 rooms provide conveniences like sitting areas and refrigerators, plus pillowtop beds and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find WiFi, microwaves, and coffee makers.
Best Western Waldo Inn and Suites offers 51 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. 40-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Waldo hotel provides wireless Internet access (speed: 25+ Mbps) for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and desk chairs, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (USD 0.01 per stay)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
  • WiFi speed: 25+ Mbps

Parking and transportation

  • Free extended parking on site
  • RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 6 AM–9 AM
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Renovated entire property - October 2016
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Pillow-top mattress

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area

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Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - 2 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to March 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 15.00 per accommodation, per night
2 per room (up to 35 lbs)
Service animals are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 0.01 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Pet fee: USD 15.00 per accommodation, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Waldo Inn
Best Western Waldo Inn
Best Western Waldo
Waldo Inn Suites
Best Western Waldo Inn Suites
Best Waldo Suites Waldo
Best Western Waldo Inn and Suites Hotel
Best Western Waldo Inn and Suites Waldo
Best Western Waldo Inn and Suites Hotel Waldo

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 225 out of 400 reviews
5 - Excellent 56%
Rating 4 - Good. 124 out of 400 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 23 out of 400 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 400 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 14 out of 400 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Good price … easy location off 301… I am glad I did not get a room close to the ice maker … that monster is super loud … pls get a new one !! Breakfast and coffee is great, thank u
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Front desk worker was friendly, helpful and pleasant
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everything about the hotel was great. Great budget hotel for UF game.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

4/5 Good

Business traveler, Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean place. Well maintained.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
No restaurants nearby
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021