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Top Rated Hotels for your Gainesville Vacation

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gainesville - Lake Lanier Area
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gainesville - Lake Lanier Area
2.5 out of 5.0 1189 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA
Free Cancellation
$101
4.7/5 (3 reviews)

we came in at 2:00 a.m., the one who checked us in was very nice and professional

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2019
Situated in Gainesville, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Lake Lanier, Smithgall Arts Center, and Wilshire Trails Park. Quinlan Visual Arts Center is 2.8 ...
Chateau Elan
Chateau Elan
4.5 out of 5.0 100 Rue Charlemagne, Braselton, GA
Free Cancellation
$219
4.6/5 (16 reviews)

Beautiful grounds and vineyard Lots of different wines Marc restaurant was excellent Rooms in need of a renovation which they are doing!

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2019
Situated in a rural location, this luxury resort is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Chateau Elan Winery and within 3 mi (5 km) of Mayfield Dairy Farms and River Place Medical ...
Best Western Plus Lake Lanier/gainesville Hotel & Suites
Best Western Plus Lake Lanier/gainesville Hotel & Suites
2.5 out of 5.0 4535 Oakwood Rd, Oakwood, GA
Free Cancellation
$94
4.5/5 (22 reviews)

The room was large and clean. The staff was friendly. Pleasantly suprised since we have never stayed at a best western plus. There is or was no working ice machine. Other than that everything was great and would recommend.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2019
Situated in Oakwood, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from College Square Shopping Center and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Lake Lanier. Gainesville Theatre Alliance and ...
Lanier Islands Legacy Lodge
Lanier Islands Legacy Lodge
3.5 out of 5.0 7000 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford, GA
Free Cancellation
$189
4.1/5 (8 reviews)

Perfectly lovely. Wish would have have stayed several days to fully enjoy the lodge and facilities.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019
Offering direct access to the beach, this Sugar Hill lodge is within 1 mi (2 km) of Pine Isle Golf Course and Lake Lanier. Bogan Park Community Recreation & ...
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Buford at Mall of Georgia, GA
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Buford at Mall of Georgia, GA
2.5 out of 5.0 1395 Mall of Georgia Boulevard, Buford, GA
Free Cancellation
$84
4.0/5 (29 reviews)

The hotel was wonderful everybody was very nice all the managers that you need in the morning very pleasant my son had a wonderful time especially with the pool

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2019
Situated in the suburbs, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center and Mall of Georgia. Coolray Field is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) ...
Baymont by Wyndham Braselton
Baymont by Wyndham Braselton
2.5 out of 5.0 2069 Highway 211 NW, Braselton, GA
$84
4.0/5 (13 reviews)

We like everything about the property. Excellent staff

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2019
Situated in Braselton, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Chateau Elan Winery and within 3 mi (5 km) of Mayfield Dairy Farms and River Place Medical Plaza. Stonewood ...

Things To Do during your Gainesville Vacation

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Gainesville Travel Guide

Where is Gainesville?

Anticipation and excitement are rising within. You're about to book your ticket. But wait — you don't have any idea where Gainesville is! Let us point you in the right direction.

You'll find it approximately 50 miles northeast of Atlanta, the state capital of Georgia, and around 16 miles northeast of Buford.

Like meeting the locals while on vacation? This part of Northeast Georgia has a population of around 34,000 residents.

Places to Visit in Gainesville

Smithgall Arts Center is home to a range of local art displays, live music performances and courses. Call in and find out what's on. Want some more options? There's no danger of your children saying they've had enough at the hands-on and fun exhibits of Interactive Neighborhood for Kids. But wait, that's not all! An essential part of the local infrastructure, Wilshire Trails Park provides residents and visitors with a green space for relaxation and recreation. Enjoy a stroll or slip off your shoes and feel the cool grass under your feet.

Car Rentals in Gainesville

Few things are as fun as exploring somewhere new with your own wheels. If you're after car rentals in Gainesville, Orbitz is here to help.

Head on over to Enterprise and you'll be navigating the busy streets before you know it. They are situated at 2325 Browns Bridge Rd, a short 2 miles from the middle of the city.

Where to stay in Gainesville – Hotel Accommodation

Orbitz can help you lock in a room in this destination, but it's smart to book right away! At present, you'll find only 12 hotels in Gainesville.

We'll make organizing your getaway as simple as possible. Recommended accommodations are the Hilton Garden Inn Gainesville and Ramada Gainesville.

Nearest Airports to Gainesville

After you've bid farewell to the flight attendants and grabbed your luggage, all you'll have left to do is make your way in to town. The heart of Gainesville is 45 miles away from Dobbins Air Force Base Airport (MGE).

Popular Places to Visit Near Gainesville

If you've explored all there is to explore in Gainesville and have more time up your sleeve, don't panic! Just 16 miles away is Buford, and you definitely won't be bored here. Start exploring its culture at Mall of Georgia. If you'd like to learn more, make your way to Lanier World Waterpark and Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area too. Located 18 miles away, Alto is another neighboring destination. If you visit, make time to check out Chenocetah Tower, Big Red Apple Monument and Cornelia City Park.

No Cancellation Fees

Plans sometimes change in an instant, which is one of the reasons we won't request a fee if you need to cancel or revise your booking.^ However, it might be wise to find out if your airline and hotel will do the same.

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