Skip to main content
Beginning of main content

Enter dates to see availability

4.6 out of 5

"Great location with a lot of places in walking distance! " More

By a verified traveler on Sun 07 Feb 2021

Hotel Description

3.5-star hotel near University of Florida

In shopping district

You'll find Fred Bear Museum and Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art within 2 miles (3 km) of this hotel. Florida Museum of Natural History and UF Health Shands Hospital are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Renovated in 2016

This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and free airport shuttle. Enjoy free perks like free self parking and an area shuttle.

Free WiFi, comfy beds

Along with free WiFi, the 205 guestrooms offer pillowtop beds and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities include refrigerators, free local calls, and laptop-compatible safes. Housekeeping is available on request.

Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Accessible (Hearing)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$117* Per night/room Jun 1 - Jun 2

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible (Hearing)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible (Mobility & Hearing, Roll-in Shower)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville ratings based on 16 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville

Everyone (11) Couples (1) Family (6)
5 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 13, 2021

Was this review helpful to you?
3 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 5, 2021

Was this review helpful to you?
5 out of 5
Great location with a lot of places in walking distance!

Posted by on Feb 7, 2021

Was this review helpful to you?
5 out of 5
Room super clean, bed very comfy.limited breakfast was still very good, everything individually wrapped to go.

Posted by , from Canton,Ohio on Dec 4, 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
5 out of 5
The front desk staff were amazing! I had questions and they answered them efficiently and showed empathy and knowledge. Will sat there again!

Posted by , from Orlando on Sep 20, 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 21, 2020 by rmacintyre

Thank you for your kind words about our front desk staff. I am happy to hear that they exceeded your expectations. Hope to see you in the near future!

2 out of 5
elevator nearest to room not working-on second night had to change rooms at midnite as air conditioner not working-even after after maintenance man changed batteries in thermostat and re "paired" it to bluetooth

Posted by , from Lockport, il on Jul 27, 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 21, 2020 by rmacintyre

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I do apologize for us failing to exceed your expectations. Your comments will help us as we continually work to improve our guest experience. At DoubleTree by Hilton, we promise to do whatever it takes to ensure you are satisfied and hope you will consider staying with us in the future.

4 out of 5

Posted by on Feb 25, 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Feb 26, 2020 by rmacintyre

I would like to thank you for your taking the time to share your experience about your stay with us. I am happy to hear that you found our staff and accommodations to your liking. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel in the not too distant future!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jan 10, 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Feb 22, 2020 by ron

I would like to thank you for your taking the time to share your experience about your stay with us. I am happy to hear that you found our staff and accommodations to your liking. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel in the not too distant future!

5 out of 5
Clean! Check in was quick. Convenient location. Thx

Posted by on May 3, 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

May 7, 2019 by MJ

Thanks so much for staying with us! We really appreciate your business and look forward to serving you again in the future!

5 out of 5
Very nice room, clean and quiet, spacious. Great lobby, bar area. Reasonably priced.

Posted by on Dec 29, 2018

Was this review helpful to you?
Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 31, 2018 by MJ

Thanks for staying with us! We invite you back any time!

About the DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville

Location 3726 Sw 40th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32608

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There's an onsite 24-hour business center. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A fitness center, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the business-friendly DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville. An area shuttle within 2.00 mi and a roundtrip airport shuttle at scheduled times are free. Self parking is free. A complete renovation of DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville was completed in 2016. This 3.5-star Gainesville hotel is smoke free.

  • 205 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Built in 1986
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV) (18 km / 11.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle and area shuttle within 2.00 mi
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville offers 205 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary toiletries. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • Flat-screen television
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast on weekdays from 6 AM to 10:30 AM and on weekends from 7 AM to 11 AM.

DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 4 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Number of children who can stay free - 4
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 14 for adults and USD 7 for children (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Gainesville Lodge
  • Lodge Gainesville
  • Lodge Hotel Gainesville
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville Hotel
  • DoubleTree Hilton Gainesville Hotel
  • DoubleTree Hilton Gainesville
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville Gainesville
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville Hotel Gainesville

You should know

  • DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
url importing http://travel.travelocity.com/Gainesville-Hotels-DoubleTree-by-Hilton-Gainesville.h49617-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&
There was an error importing /Gainesville-Hotels-DoubleTree-by-Hilton-Gainesville.h49617-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&, error: javax.servlet.jsp.JspTagException: 301 http://travel.travelocity.com/Gainesville-Hotels-DoubleTree-by-Hilton-Gainesville.h49617-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&

Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.