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Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands

Star Rating
2.5 out of 5
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Reviews

4.3 / 5Excellent
1,246 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Dogwood Park
    3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Fred Bear Museum
    3 min drive
  • Restaurant
    McDonald's
    4 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Bento Cafe
    5 min walk
  • Airport
    Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional)
    18 min drive

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1-800-238-0767
  • Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Gainesville

In the city center, Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands is in a walkable area with good shopping. Travelers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Florida Museum of Natural History, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Kanapaha Botanical Gardens and Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (The Swamp) or Gainesville Raceway.

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4.9/5 guest location rating

Guests like it for

  • Easy parking (377 reviews)
  • Safe (267 reviews)
  • Quiet (256 reviews)

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Dogwood Park - 3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Fred Bear Museum - 3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art - 3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Curtis M. Phillips Center - 4 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Kanapaha Botanical Gardens - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • McDonald's — 4 min walk
  • Bento Cafe — 5 min walk
  • Steak 'n Shake — 7 min walk
  • Texas Roadhouse — 7 min walk
  • Maple street — 8 min walk

About this property

Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands

Hotel with free breakfast, near Florida Museum of Natural History
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, dry cleaning, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk are onsite. All 74 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, free local calls, and hair dryers.
Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands offers 74 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is provided daily.
Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. A 24-hour business center is on site. A complimentary breakfast is offered. This business-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities. Complimentary self parking is available on site.
Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands is a smoke-free property.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 7 AM

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Property payment types

American Express
Diners Club
Discover
JCB International
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are 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.

Property is also known as

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Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
4.3

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5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
435
3 - Okay
109
2 - Mediocre
41
1 - Poor
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4.4
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The staff was very friendly and helpful, and the room was very clean. The only issue was the air conditioner was a bit loud at times.

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Very friendly staff, very clean all around the property and excellent breakfast!

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

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    Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

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