**Property Location**.With a stay at Holiday Inn Gainesville - University Center, you'll be centrally located in Gainesville, within a 5-minute drive of University of Florida and Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (The Swamp). This golf hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Shands at the University of Florida and 9.8 mi (15.7 km) from Gainesville Raceway. Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer. .Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (The Swamp) - 1 km / 0.6 mi University of Florida - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi Hippodrome State Theatre - 1.6 km / 1 mi UF Health Shands Hospital - 1.6 km / 1 mi UF Health Neuromedicine Hospital - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi Shands at the University of Florida - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi Matheson Museum - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi Thomas Center - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi University of Florida Bat Houses - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi UF Health Family Medicine - Eastside - 3.2 km / 2 mi Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park \- 3.9 km / 2.4 mi Florida Museum of Natural History - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi Curtis M. Phillips Center - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi Bivens Arm Nature Park - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi .The preferred airport for Holiday Inn Gainesville - University Center is Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV) - 9.2 km / 5.7 mi. **Rooms**.Make yourself at home in one of the 167 air- conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while video-game consoles and cable programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature rainfall showerheads and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.**Dining**.Enjoy Italian cuisine at Piesanos Pints and Pies, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Cooked-to-order breakfasts are served on weekdays from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.**Business, Other Amenities**.Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and limo/town car service. Planning an event in Gainesville? This hotel has facilities measuring 4176 square feet (388 square meters), including conference space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available on request).