$119 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: May 11, 2015 Check-out: May 14, 2015

BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

3 stars
View map of 4200 NW 97th Boulevard, Gainesville, FL 32606-3742

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
3.9
out of 5
20 reviews
Birthday trip

Very pleased with how big the room was! Lots of space and very clean!! Would definitely stay there... See full review

  • ROSA B.
  • Apr 6, 2015
Close to Family in Gainesville, FL

This hotel was fabulous! The perfect location for visiting my family down the road at Meadow Brook... See full review

  • Theme Park Adventurer
  • Jun 24, 2014
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. 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 Nations Baseball. 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 raceway also features the Gators Den Sports Grill with wide screen and tableside TVs. 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, Moletech Power Systems 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.

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Reviewer score 3.4 out of 5
Reviewer score 3.9 out of 5

BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand Rooms

1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NO SMOKING,WIRELESS HI SPEED NET,BZPLUS,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
1 QUEEN BED
1 QUEEN BED,NSMK,MURPHY BD ONLY,2 SOFABEDS,HISPD,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
SUITE-3 ROOMS 2 BEDS
SUITE-3 ROOMS 2 BEDS,NSMK,LIVING RM,DINE RM,MICRFG,PILLOWTOP,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,MOBILITY ACCESSIBLE,ROLL IN SHOWER,NSMK,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
1 QUEEN 1 SINGLE
1 QUEEN 1 SINGLE,MOBILITY ACCESSIBLE,ROLL IN SHOWER,NSMK,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
1 KING 1 DOUBLE
1 KING 1 DOUBLE,NSMK, WIRELES HISPD,SOFABD,MICRWV,REFRIG,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,SMOKING,WIRELESS HI SPEED NET,BZPLUS,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,SMOK,WIRELES HISPD,SOFABD,MICRWV,REFRIG,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
2 DOUBLE BEDS
2 DOUBLE BEDS,NOSMOKE,HI SPEED NET,COFFEMAKR,HAIR,IRON,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NSMK,PILLOWTOP BED,SOFABD,MICRFG,HISPD,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NSMK,BZPLUS,HI SPEED NET,SOFABD,MICRFG,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NOSMOKE,HI SPEED NET,COFFEMAKR,HAIR,IRON,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NSMK,OVRSZD RM,PILLOWTOP,HOTTUB,MICRFG,CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Non Smoking
General
Air conditioned
Non Smoking
Free local telephone calls
Ice machine
Activities
Outdoor pool
Exercise gym
Jacuzzi
Dining
Continental breakfast
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Lounge
Room service
Services
Business center
Guest laundromat
Security
Multilingual
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Gift shop
Copy service
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Free parking
RV or truck parking
Truck parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Wheel chair access
Room
Television with cable
AM/FM alarm clock
Free newspaper
Hairdryer in room
Microwave
Over sized rooms
Sofa bed
Electronic door locks
Ironing board

Nearby points of interest

  • Stephen C. O'Connell Center: 6.6 mi
  • Ben Hill Griffin Stadium: 6.7 mi

Dining

La Fiesta
0.5 mile(s) from La Fiesta, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Sonny's BBQ
0.5 mile(s) from Sonny's BBQ, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Pomodoros
0.5 mile(s) from Pomodoros, Full Service, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Northwest Grill
4 mile(s) from Northwest Grill, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Full Service
Gators Den Sports Grill, on premises, Full Service, American, Open for: dinner, Hours of Operation: Sunday-Thurs 5:00pm-11:00pm, Fri and Sat 5:00pm-12:00am, During Football Season: Mon-Thurs 5:00pm-11:00pm, Fri 5:00-12:00am, Saturday
Chutnees
0.01 mile(s) from Chutnees, Full Service, Indian, Open for: dinner,

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
04:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

Ratings and reviews for BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Overall score

3.9 / 5
5.01.0
20 out of 20
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4.1
Hotel staff:
4.3
Comfort:
3.9
Location:
4.4
Value:
4

95% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
ROSA B.
Business
N/A
Apr 6, 2015

Birthday trip

Very pleased with how big the room was! Lots of space and very clean!! Would definitely stay there again!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
KareKare
Business
Gainesville, Florida
Nov 21, 2014

overnight stay

just a quick overnight stay. Clean and comfortable.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
KareKare
Business
Gainesville, Florida
Nov 18, 2014

getaway

Good overnight stay. Would stay again and recommend to others.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Mimi 1957
Business
Alabama
Aug 10, 2014

Great location

This hotel is right off I-75 with a friendly staff and clean rooms.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Theme Park Adventurer
Business
Chicago, Il
Jun 24, 2014

Close to Family in Gainesville, FL

This hotel was fabulous! The perfect location for visiting my family down the road at Meadow Brook Community. Super clean and luxurious rooms at a very reasonable price. This hotel is also right off of I-75...location, location, location!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Wahoo's seafood restaurant down the street was also fabulous. Everything was super fresh.

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Review of BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Ralph Nav
Business
New Jersey
Dec 23, 2013

Very Nice

Staff was great, rooms clean and location was convenient

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: In Hotel

Gators Den is really good

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Review of BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Mrs. McC
Business
Denver, CO
Oct 20, 2013

great location

We had a great stay at the Best Western. Central locaton, clean and very friendly.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
tz300
Business
Florida
Sep 2, 2013

Excellent hotel

We always enjoy staying at this Best Western Grand. The staff are always very friendly and helpful and the hotel is very comfortable. Their pool area is beautiful and very relaxing.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

The Gator's Den is a nice, cozy spot for a drink or dinner, or dessert.

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Review of BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Skinbone1234567
Business
New Jersey
May 12, 2013

Great business travel experience

Comfortable atmosphere and pool was great. Love having the restaurant next door.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Right around the corner, great food and place to watch the game.

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Review of BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
SMRay
Business
Lockport, IL, USA
Apr 1, 2012

Family vacation

Nice hotel, good breakfast! Would recommend this hotel to friends.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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