Gainesville Travel Guide
Just kick back, take a load off and let the experienced team at Orbitz help you tailor an incredible Gainesville getaway. If you're keen to package your hotels and flights to save money and time, you're on the right track! Packaging your bookings is one of the best ways to save. Choose your desired airfares, hotels, rental cars and experiences for savings of as much as $369^! And there's more — if you have no clue who to fly with or where you'll stay, our comprehensive database has 500,000 hotel options across the globe and 500 partner airlines. It's your choice! There really is something for everyone. Our packages offer endless options to tailor your vacation as well as an experience you're unlikely to forget.
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.