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This hotel appears to be a retread of some other chain at some point. It is not an extremely new or nice hotel. The room layout is different. The hallways are very narrow, the sink in the room is right inside the room door. The...More
Response from TammieVaughn, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Gainesville/I-75 SWResponded 31 January 2016
The hotel has changed brands about 15 years ago from a Baymont to a Holiday Inn Express. Thank you for the review and we will take your comments into consideration when we make our next renovations.
Director of Sales
We stayed at this hotel enroute to Siesta Key so it was just a place to sleep. The hotel front desk people were very nice & helpful. The room, regular size room, was good. The bed was comfortable with a choice of firm or soft...More
Thank Linda P
Response from TammieVaughn, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Gainesville/I-75 SWResponded 25 January 2016
Thank you for your kind review! We pride ourselves in our business leisure style of hospitality. We hope to see you again the next time you stay in Gainesville!
Director of Sales
Traveling with our dog and this hotel is billed as per friendly. That means when you show up they stick you in a room that is smoking-no ifs, ands or butts (sic). The room stank so bad I couldn't wear any of my clothing the...More
Response from TammieVaughn, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Gainesville/I-75 SWResponded 12 January 2016
We are sorry that you feel you have been treated like a second class citizen but we do have strict pet policies that we must abide by. As the guest you always have the option to cancel the reservation and stay at another hotel with...More
This is a fine hotel to stay at with family. When we travel we like a staying somewhere safe with a clean room and friendly staff.
We came in as a late arrival and I was a bit concerned on a Saturday night. The parking...More
Fair location,but high prices for family visiting granddaughter during a UF/FAU college football weekend.... the motels and hotels will charge whatever the traffic will bear....$185/night plus taxes. Self-service breakfast is included... on a Saturday morning (before the game) you will be buried in a sea...More
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Response from TammieVaughn, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Gainesville/I-75 SWResponded 3 December 2015
We understand your struggle with coming to Gainesville during a football game. Unfortunately that is the case with games, the prices will go up for rooms and the traffic is terrible. We are glad to hear that our staff did a good job in handling...More