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Cottage by the Creek
Gainesville, TX
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10.36 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Lake house

"House was cozy! Loved the trees and deck!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

Cottage by the Creek
Lone Oak Ranch & Retreat
2 out of 5
8484 S. FM 372, Gainesville, TX
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8.07 mi from city center
2.5/5 (2 reviews)
YOU WILL BE DISAPPOINTED

"We booked almost two months ahead of New Years Eve. We were to be in town for a concert and planned to spend the night after concert. Around seven p.m. we called to make sure all was good and to get directions. Their answering machine said no one was in the office and someone would call back. We ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2017

Lone Oak Ranch & Retreat
Budget Host Motel Gainesville
2.5 out of 5
1900 North Interstate 35, Gainesville, TX
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The price is $45 per night
1.57 mi from city center
3.3/5 (249 reviews)

"Better than expected. Rooms were clean and reasonably priced. Staff was very pleasant."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Budget Host Motel Gainesville
Denton Street Heritage House
3 out of 5
311 S. Denton Street, Gainesville, TX
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The price is $110 per night
0.22 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (46 reviews)

"The property is absolutely beautiful. Original stained glass windows and hardwood floors. Impeccably decorated with antique pieces."…"

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2019

Denton Street Heritage House
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gainesville
2.5 out of 5
4201 N I-35, Gainesville, TX
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The price is $61 per night
4.08 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (987 reviews)

"I didn't like that due to covid, there was no breakfast, however, overall the price, the staff and cleanliness of the property was outstanding"…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gainesville
Hampton Inn & Suites Gainesville
2.5 out of 5
4325 North Interstate 35, Gainesville, TX
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The price is $89 per night
3.95 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"Rooms were very clean,staff was very nice..pool was relaxing"…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Gainesville
Super 8 by Wyndham Gainesville TX
2 out of 5
1936 N Interstate 35, Gainesville, TX
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The price is $58 per night
1.55 mi from city center
3.4/5Good! (998 reviews)

"Friendly staff, clean rooms easy to get to. Would recommend to family and friends"…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Gainesville TX
The Big Green House Bed & Breakfast
3 out of 5
40 County Road 123, Gainesville, TX
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4.47 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (50 reviews)

"The best part of our stay are the the owners, Tim and Ranata. They are very friendly and made us feel at home. The house is a little out of the way in farming country but very peaceful."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

The Big Green House Bed & Breakfast
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Gainesville I-35
2.5 out of 5
1300 N INTERSTATE 35, Gainesville, TX
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The price is $94 per night
0.97 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (106 reviews)

"Advertised a breakfast but when we got there they had limited options"…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Gainesville I-35
Americas Best Value Inn Gainesville, TX
2 out of 5
3019 E Highway 82, Gainesville, TX
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The price is $47 per night
2.33 mi from city center
3/5 (104 reviews)

"Nice enough place for an older hotel. Good and friendly service."…"

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2019

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Visiting Gainesville

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Gainesville, and visitors give high marks for the casinos. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its live music and theaters. A top sight in the area is WinStar Casino.

  • There are 31 hotels and other accommodations in Gainesville
  • The closest major airport is in Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.), 50.6 mi (81.4 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Gainesville

The city is well known for its live music and theaters, and cultural venues include Morton Museum, State Theater, and Butterfield Stage Players. Families come for attractions such as Frank Buck Zoo, Lavender Ridge Farms, and Sharkarosa Wildlife Ranch. Notable city landmarks like Gainesville War Memorial and Cooke County Courthouse might be worth a visit.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 31 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in Gainesville. These are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Denton Street Heritage House - With a stay at this 3-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its quiet location and WiFi.
  • Four Horseman Travel Lodge - Our customers like the helpful staff and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free parking and a seasonal outdoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • Texas Inn - With a stay at this 2.5-star motel, guests can enjoy access to free parking and a 24-hour front desk, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its overall value and central location.

One of the top places to see in the surrounding area is WinStar Casino, 9.1 mi/14.7 km from the center of the city.

Getting Around Gainesville

To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Gainesville Station. Gainesville might not have very many public transportation choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

Dressing for Gainesville

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 70°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 31°F
  • From April to June, the average is 91°F during the day and 47°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 96°F during the day and 59°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 81°F as the daytime average and 31°F as the nighttime average
  • Gainesville gets about 42.70 inches of rain per year
  • August and July are usually the hottest months averaging 93°F, while January and December are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 33°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Gainesville?
Denton Street Heritage House is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3-star B&B offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Other top choices based on reviews include Lone Star Lodge and Marina and Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Gainesville I-35.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Gainesville, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Gainesville.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Gainesville?
For more details about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Gainesville, click here.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Gainesville?
Based on reviews, Quality Inn Gainesville is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Budget Host Motel Gainesville and A OK Motel.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation to Gainesville?
Rodeway Inn Gainesville I-35 is a property with free parking and free breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good options for your family trip include Quality Inn Gainesville and Four Horseman Travel Lodge. Attractions like Frank Buck Zoo and Lavender Ridge Farms are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic getaway to Gainesville?
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Gainesville is a favorite hotel for couples, and features an indoor pool and free breakfast. Other good options for a romantic stay include Comfort Suites Gainesville and La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gainesville.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Gainesville?
A OK Motel is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Four Horseman Travel Lodge and Lindsay Inn.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Ray Roberts Lake State Park?
Lone Star Lodge and Marina is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star guesthouse offers a marina and free WiFi. It’s located 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Ray Roberts Lake State Park. Another good choice is Four Horseman Travel Lodge, located 4.9 mi (8 km) away.
What's the best hotel if you'd like to visit the local casinos in Gainesville?
Lindsay Inn is a property featuring free WiFi and LED TVs, and it’s a top choice near the casinos. Other good options to try your luck include Americas Best Value Inn Gainesville, TX and Rodeway Inn Gainesville I-35.
What are some accommodations with pools in Gainesville?
Lone Oak Ranch & Retreat is a top hotel with a seasonal outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free WiFi. A couple of other options that offer an onsite pool include La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gainesville and Quality Inn Gainesville.

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