Relaxing Gainesville, FL Hotel - Best Western Gateway Grand

  

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4200 NW 97th Boulevard
Gainesville, Florida 32606-3742
United States

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Hotel Overview

Whether traveling for business or for pleasure, the exceptional Best Western Gateway Grand in Gainesville, FL offers the best of both worlds. A convenient location close to the excitement of Gainesville's best attractions with premier lodging and amenities, as well as a full-service conference center.

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Centrally located in Gainesville, Florida, guests of the Best Western Gateway Grand will be minutes from the best attractions of the city. Spend an afternoon exploring High Springs or Ichetucknee State Park, seeing a show at the Hippodrome State Theatre, checking out the Florida Museum of Natural History or discovering Downtown Gainesville Historic District or Paynes Prairie State Park, the choice is yours. As one of the closer hotels near Gator Nationals, visiting sports fans can cheer for their favorite teams at nearby University of Florida, the NHRA Track or with Champion Park of Newberry.

Guests will feel right at home at the Best Western Gateway Grand with spacious accommodations featuring cable satellite television with HBO®, high-speed internet access and more. Wake up each morning to a complimentary continental breakfast, take a swim in our outdoor swimming pool, get your heart racing at our fitness center or relax and unwind in the hot tub after a day of exploring Gainesville. This hotel near Gainesville NHRA raceway also features the Gators Den Sports Grill with wide screen and tableside TV’s.

Business guests staying at the Best Western Gateway Grand will enjoy a full business center, meeting space that can accommodate up to 300 people and a close proximity to local corporations, including FHSAA, Exactech®, Nanotherapeutics, Progress Corporate Park, University of Florida and Sabine. Guests visiting students at the University of Florida, located just eight miles away will also love staying at the Best Western Gateway Grand in Gainesville.

Book your stay at the Best Western Gateway Grand today. Enjoy your stay.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $20.00 per day with a $100 per week maximum.
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Traveler Reviews

“A very nice place for business, or for personal time.”
By RTomD D
San Francisco, California on 11-Jan-18

I stayed at this hotel for three nights last week for a seminar/class that I was teaching. This hotel is very nice! The first thing I noticed is that everyone is very friendly. Mike picked me up...

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“Hotel looks like a south western type building”
By Loretta S
on 11-Jan-18

Best hotel for the money clean service great right off I75 oh good restaurant! With lots of restaurants in the area also many stores for food shopping plenty of gas stations they are also pet...

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“Good place to stay”
By leolR7696IL
Las Vegas, United States on 08-Jan-18

I was here for two nights on business and chose this hotel because of its proximity to my job site. The hotel is 18 years old and has always been a Best Western. The hotel grounds were transitioning...

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“An impressive hotel”
By Rosemary3333
Ottawa, Canada on 08-Jan-18

this huge hotel has a lot going for it. Staff are friendly and helpful, rooms very clean, free wifi, nice breakfast included, and it is pet friendly with room outside to run my dogs freely. Overall...

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“not what we expected from a Best Western Premier”
By Barbara O
Belleville, IL on 08-Jan-18

expensive for accomodations. also very difficult to locate the turn into the hotel. charge for eggs - no bacon or sausage available. computer desk so high we had to use a pillow for the one chair in...

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Hotel Amenities

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  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, make your own waffles and a made to order omelet station
  • Cocktail lounge, Gators Den Sports Grill
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Outdoor pool
  • Exercise facility 24-hour
  • Massage services Massage and Skin Care Studio
  • Gift shop or newsstand Complimentary Daily USA Today Newspaper
  • Jacuzzi®
  • Multilingual staff (English, Spanish, French)
  • Business center two desktop systems with printing capability
  • Safe deposit box
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Airport car, Gainesville Airport only. 24-hour advance reservation required.
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Free parking truck parking available
  • Meeting facilities Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel and Conference Center, a full-service Hotel and Conference Center. Our hotel has 152 spacious guestrooms and suites with more than 8,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space accommodating groups up to 300
  • Conference services Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel and Conference Center, a full-service Hotel and Conference Center. Our hotel has 152 spacious guestrooms and suites with more than 8,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space accommodating groups up to 300
  • Ballroom Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel and Conference Center, a full-service Hotel and Conference Center. Our hotel has 152 spacious guestrooms and suites with more than 8,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space accommodating groups up to 300
  • Banquet facilities Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel and Conference Center, a full-service Hotel and Conference Center. Our hotel has 152 spacious guestrooms and suites with more than 8,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space accommodating groups up to 300
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Catering
  • Universal gym Nautilus Workout Machine
  • Stair stepper one elliptical machine
  • Stationary bike one available
  • Treadmill two available, Sole Treadmill with multi purpose functions
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundromat Coin Washer and Dryer Machines available
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless internet access
  • Computer rental
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy machine
  • Conference services
  • Dataports
  • Shipping
  • Video conferencing
  • Mail services
  • Wedding services On site wedding facility
  • Equipment rental
  • Air-conditioning
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • High-speed wireless internet access
  • Alarm system
  • Additional ADA amenities available
  • Meeting planner
  • Recreational field - Soccer, archery, softball and baseball
  • Pet friendly hotel with dog walk and dog stations
  • Shuttle service available from 6:00 a.m. to midnight to Gainesville Airport only. 24 hour advance reservations required.

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
  • Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
  • Accessible table in eating area
  • The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
  • Public restrooms accessible
  • Accessible business center
  • Accessible guest laundry facility
  • Accessible conference center
  • Accessible restaurant at property

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual notification devices for door knocks
  • Visual notification devices for telephones
  • Telephones have volume control
  • Visual fire alarms
  • Visual smoke alarms
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Room

  • Cable satellite television
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Free long distance access
  • Voice mail
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • DVD player available King Premiers, Hot Tub Suites and Presidential Suite
  • Desk/work area
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Additional in-room toiletries
  • Presidential Suites available, all antique furniture, two king-size bedrooms, 2.5 half bath, microwave, refrigerator, and private balcony.
  • AM/FM radio stereo
  • Bridal Suites available, two person hot tub, king bed, antique furniture, microwave and refrigerator.
  • Adjoining rooms available Connecting King to a double
  • Cribs available
  • Rollaway beds available
  • Microwave
  • Room service from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
  • Refrigerator
  • Free high-speed wireless Internet access
  • Bathrobe available Bathrobes are in our Hot Tub Suites and Presidential Suite
  • Air-conditioning
  • Wake-up calls
  • Sofabed available King rooms only
  • Spa available Hot tub suites available
  • Pool View

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 8

  • Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
  • Bathtub seat available
  • Rails in bathroom available
  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Closed-caption TV
  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Visual alarm
  • Safety bar in shower available
  • Walk-in shower available

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space
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