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Vacation Rentals in Gainesville

Walk to UF! Historic King Bed Loft w/ Private Deck
The price is $89 per night from Feb 5 to Feb 6
$89
per night
Feb 5 - Feb 6
Stay at this apartment in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and a garden. Popular attractions University of Florida Bat Houses and Stephen C. O'Connell ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
Great spot with everything you need
"This is a quaint but modern loft space that is exactly as it’s described. It’s very comfortable and everything is provided. The sky lights are a beautiful touch to this space and it does feel like home in so many ways. I wish we’d had more time to enjoy all the amenities provided but we’ll be back ..."

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2022

Walk to UF! Historic King Bed Loft w/ Private Deck
Cozy off Archer
Gainesville, FL
The price is $120 per night from Feb 6 to Feb 7
$120
per night
Feb 6 - Feb 7
Stay at this vacation home in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and a garden. Popular attractions Dogwood Park and Fred Bear Museum are located nearby. ...
5/5 Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Perfect!
"Perfect for a gator game day. The host was awesome and let us check in early and drop bags as we drove up from Miami for the night. Very clean and spacious, I will be back for future gator games! Thank you!!"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2022

Cozy off Archer
Vintage Cottage walking distance to University of Florida
Stay at this vacation home in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and a garden. Popular attractions Thomas Center and Ben Hill Griffin Stadium are ...
5/5 Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Perfect Location
"My husband was a patient at the UF hospital. This house was just about 1.5 miles away and in an area with food available. The beds were incredibly comfortable and the shower outstanding. This rental eased my stress."

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2023

Vintage Cottage walking distance to University of Florida

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NEW! Remodeled Family Home w/ Patio - Walk to UF!
Stay at this vacation home in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, private yards, and a patio. Popular attractions University of Florida Bat Houses and Stephen C. O'Connell ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Great Gainesville property
"This house was comfortable for the 7 of us. The layout is open and we all had room to sit together and cook. We moved the futons from the bedrooms to the living room for seating. It was close to grocery stores and restaurants and the University. Would stay here again! The code was incorrectly entered ..."

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2022

NEW! Remodeled Family Home w/ Patio - Walk to UF!
Peaceful modern and close to everything
4 out of 5
3805 SW 28th Terrace, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Stay at this 4-star apartment in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and gas grills. Popular attractions Fred Bear Museum and Curtis M. Phillips Center ...
Peaceful modern and close to everything
 2 MASTER SUITES close to North Florida Regional Med , UF Health and Oaks Mall!!
The price is $97 per night from Feb 2 to Feb 3
$97
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
Stay at this family-friendly condo in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, a fitness center, and onsite parking. Popular attractions Oaks Mall and Regal Cinemas Royal ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (39 reviews)
"This was a perfect place to spend a weekend visiting with my grandkids. Very comfortable and clean. Only downside was the tv - hard to figure out and time consuming so we just gave up trying."

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2023

2 MASTER SUITES close to North Florida Regional Med , UF Health and Oaks Mall!!
Quiet Convenient and Modern Haven
4 out of 5
3803 SW 28th Terrace, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Stay at this 4-star condo in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and barbecue grills. Popular attractions Fred Bear Museum and Curtis M. Phillips Center ...
Quiet Convenient and Modern Haven
Comfy apartment next to Oaks Mall Gainesville
The price is $72 per night from Feb 5 to Feb 6
$72
per night
Feb 5 - Feb 6
Stay at this family-friendly apartment in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, a fitness center, and onsite parking. Popular attractions Oaks Mall and Regal Cinemas ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (21 reviews)
Game Day Weekend
"Our stay in Gainesville was so much fun! This property was perfect for visiting campus, dining options, and shopping convenience. We would definitely stay here again:)"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2022

Comfy apartment next to Oaks Mall Gainesville
Beautiful condo, 2 bedrooms 2 baths fully equipped
The price is $97 per night from Feb 2 to Feb 3
$97
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
Stay at this condo in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, a fitness center, and onsite parking. Popular attractions Regal Cinemas Royal Park Stadium 16 and Florida ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (29 reviews)
Lovely place.
"Very easy to get to the hospital. Enjoyed our stay."

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2022

Beautiful condo, 2 bedrooms 2 baths fully equipped
Full hook up RV Trailer site on private 1 acre Conveniently located
The price is $50 per night from Feb 2 to Feb 3
$50
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
Stay at this campground in Gainesville. Enjoy 1 bedroom. Popular attractions Plantation Oaks and San Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park are located nearby. ...
Full hook up RV Trailer site on private 1 acre Conveniently located
Beautiful Family home located downtown
The price is $99 per night from Feb 12 to Feb 13
$99
per night
Feb 12 - Feb 13
Stay at this family-friendly vacation home in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, a water park, and onsite parking. Popular attractions Matheson Historical Center ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (25 reviews)
excellent property
"excellent"

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2023

Beautiful Family home located downtown
Unique Studio ~  Downtown Gainesville! Unit B
The price is $76 per night from Feb 5 to Feb 6
$76
per night
Feb 5 - Feb 6
Stay at this apartment in Gainesville. Enjoy WiFi, onsite parking, and a garden. Popular attractions Matheson Historical Center and Matheson Museum are located ...
Unique Studio ~ Downtown Gainesville! Unit B
Cozy Gainesville Condo Near Shopping & Dining
Stay at this condo in Gainesville. Enjoy a TV, cable/satellite TV, and a kitchen. Popular attractions Fred Bear Museum and Dogwood Park are located nearby. Discover ...
5/5 Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Alachua getaway
"The property was very clean and exactly as described. We were there for a competition so did not spend a lot of time in the neighborhood but everything looked good. Barbara was a very good host and communicated really well, and was always very helpful. Would definitely book again."

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2022

Cozy Gainesville Condo Near Shopping & Dining
Private Townhouse at Foxmoor - Only Blocks to UF
The price is $114 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
$114
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2
Stay at this family-friendly vacation home in Gainesville. Enjoy WiFi, onsite parking, and a patio. Popular attractions Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art and Florida ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (30 reviews)
Condo was nice. We enjoyed outdoor space and proximity to stores and restaurants.
"Awesome weekend celebrating our son's graduation from UF."

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2023

Private Townhouse at Foxmoor - Only Blocks to UF
NEW! Pet Friendly Gainesville Getaway ~ 2 Mi to UF
Stay at this condo in Gainesville. Enjoy a garden, a patio, and a TV. Popular attractions Thomas Center and Matheson Museum are located nearby. Discover genuine ...
3.7/5 Good! (3 reviews)
Overall good
"The only issues we had was that the bathroom toilet seat was not clean and the shower has a slow drain out. We bring our own cleaning supplies when we travel so we took care of that. Other than that the stay was good."

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2022

NEW! Pet Friendly Gainesville Getaway ~ 2 Mi to UF
Convene With Nature With First Class Amenities! - 4 miles from downtown
Stay at this apartment in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and a garden. Popular attractions Kate's Fish Camp and Florida National Scenic Trail ...
5/5 Exceptional! (63 reviews)
Unique Southern Florida Charm
"If you are staying around the Gainesville area and looking for a quiet clean and downright charming apartment only 4 miles from down Gainesville then look no further! Greg is an amazing host who met us when we drove up and gave us a short history of the historical objects found in the apartment. ..."

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2023

Convene With Nature With First Class Amenities! - 4 miles from downtown
Charming Gainesville Townhome < 2 Mi to University
Stay at this business-friendly vacation home in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, a garden, and a patio. Our guests praise the comfy beds in our reviews. Popular ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (47 reviews)
Convenient
"good"

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2022

Charming Gainesville Townhome < 2 Mi to University
Beautiful townhouse 2 bedrooms 1.5 bathrooms next to Butler Plaza 1 mile from UF
The price is $99 per night from Feb 6 to Feb 7
$99
per night
Feb 6 - Feb 7
Stay at this golf vacation home in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and a garden. Popular attractions Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art and Florida Museum ...
4.6/5 Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Amazing location
"This place is close to everything! It’s a perfect little place to stay for a night or two. We went hiking on Paynes prairie and saw a nearby friend. Love how close it is to all the shopping and restaurants."

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2023

Beautiful townhouse 2 bedrooms 1.5 bathrooms next to Butler Plaza 1 mile from UF
Beautiful 2 bedroom 2 bath apartment close to UF
Stay at this apartment in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and fenced yards. Popular attractions Thomas Center and Ben Hill Griffin Stadium are ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (16 reviews)
Weekend Visit
"Mark was very accommodating during my stay. The home had just the right touches and amenities. It's a little hike to campus, but overall the location served my needs and I would definitely stay there again."

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2022

Beautiful 2 bedroom 2 bath apartment close to UF
Gainesville Oasis A-21!  Walk to UF & Shands.
The price is $146 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
$146
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2
Stay at this condo in Gainesville. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and an in-room DVD player. Popular attractions Ben Hill Griffin Stadium and Stephen C. O'Connell ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Very clean. You can tell that this host still cares.
"These days it seems many hosts have thrown in the towel. Not in this case. This host is a shining example of how to do it RIGHT. We rented two condos at this same complex. One from this host, one from another. The other place was pure nasty and we had to go buy new sheets. This place was nice and ..."

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2022

Gainesville Oasis A-21! Walk to UF & Shands.
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Everything you need to know about Gainesville vacation rentals

Whether you’re excited for the perfect family vacation, a romantic getaway for two, or the ultimate city break, we’ve got the Gainesville vacation rental for you. At Expedia, you can take your pick from vacation rentals, private vacation homes, apartments, condos, resorts, cabins, villas, motels. The list goes on, and on... and on.. 

There’s just as wide a choice of amenities, too. Maybe you’re dreaming of your own pool, long evenings in a hot tub, or watching the kids laugh through the day at a waterpark. Maybe you just want a quiet retreat in a pet-friendly apartment. Well, we can help you find it. Hunt out the perfect Gainesville vacation rental for you by simply entering your desired dates. Then check your favorite filters to narrow down your search. Find your perfect Florida vacation rental with Expedia! 

Gainesville vacation rentals: An excellent choice for every season

Whenever you want to travel, a warm welcome awaits you in Gainesville. If you’re looking for a little peace, consider booking during the quieter months, such as October or November. For more hustle and bustle, you may prefer to visit in July or August. 

Prices vary throughout the year. Winter is the cheapest time to visit, with Summer the most expensive. 

Your chosen location, property type, and amenities will impact the cost of your trip, too. Right now, the selection of Gainesville vacation rentals we have selected for you on this page range between $50 per night and $161 per night. Entering your desired dates in the search wizard you might find even better deals

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Frequently asked questions

Can I find vacation rentals in Gainesville?

Yes, there are vacation rentals in Gainesville close to Florida Museum of Natural History, or you can choose a more remote option if you'd like a relaxing place to stay. Tourists who visit Gainesville speak highly of the college campus and array of shops. While you're in the area, you can also enjoy the top-notch restaurants and theater scene.

What's the top vacation rental that Gainesville has to offer?

Beautiful townhouse 2 bedrooms 1.5 bathrooms next to Butler Plaza 1 mile from UF: This Gainesville vacation home rental is located next to a golf course and has an outdoor pool, a balcony, and a barbecue grill to put you at ease in your new surroundings. Kitchen amenities include a dishwasher, a fridge, and a stovetop. You and your friends and family can relax into your vacation with amenities like a garden. Some other homes for rent in Gainesville include NEW! Remodeled Family Home w/ Patio - Walk to UF! and Beautiful Family home located downtown.

How many vacation rentals are there in Gainesville?

Choose from 201 Expedia vacation rentals in Gainesville for a memorable vacation.

What can I see and do in Gainesville?

Cultural attractions include Curtis M. Phillips Center and Florida Museum of Natural History, whereas Kanapaha Botanical Gardens and Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park are a couple of picturesque spots to enjoy the outdoors. Other places in town to visit include Ben Hill Griffin Stadium and Stephen C. O'Connell Center.

What are vacation rentals like in Gainesville?

Vacation rentals are private accommodations you can reserve for a short or long stay in Gainesville. Vacation rentals offer extras like WiFi and washers and dryers so you'll feel right at home. If you're concerned about cleanliness, vacation rentals can offer a sense of privacy away from shared hotel elevators and bustling concierge desks while still allowing you to travel. You'll also find more space in a vacation rental than in a traditional hotel, which makes a vacation rental an attractive option for family gatherings.

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