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The Premier Full-Service Hotel and Conference Center, in Gainesville, Florida

The Best Western Gateway Grand is the perfect choice for Groups, Business and Leisure travelers.

The Best Western Gateway Grand is the clear choice for comfortable accommodations, services and amenities not found at limited service hotels, and all at affordable rates.  We combine the best of both worlds, location and accommodations, the Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel is the perfect home-away-from-home for business and leisure travelers alike. Weekend getaways, family vacations close to area springs, or business trips close to the University of Florida, we provide ample space to spread out, be productive and then dine, relax and rest to all guests. 

Work. Play. Eat.

Whatever occasion brings you to Gainesville, you can work, relax and unwind in style at our hotel. Exercise in our large Fitness Center before your hot, American Breakfast, served by one of our smiling associates, then be productive in one of two Boardrooms, larger Meeting Rooms or complimentary Business Center.  Enjoy the beautiful Florida weather and grab a lounge chair, or sit under an umbrella on our Outdoor Terrace, surrounding a large Pool and heated Jacuzzi. Later, cheer on your favorite sports team while dining on chef-prepared local favorites and craft beverages at the Gator's Den Sports Grill. Don't forget to reserve time for a full-body massage in our Massage Studio.  Finally, be sure to ask any one of our friendly hotel associates how we can make your stay even better.

Stay close.

Thanks to our location, close to I-75 (exit 390), you’re just a short drive away from everything to do in Gainesville and the surrounding areas. Between nationally-ranked sports, top-notch education, diverse annual festivals, and the best natural attractions in Florida, our Gainesville hotel puts you nearby to everything interesting in town, like the UF legendary Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, UF Health Shands and Malcolm Randall VA Hospitals, Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV), and several natural springs including Ginnie Springs.

Travel. Meet. Get Rewarded.

Best Western Rewards is already among the top guest rewards programs in the industry.  Now Meeting Planners can benefit from holding your next Gainesville meeting with us with the Best Western Planners Advantage program.  Join our award-winning program and get member exclusive rates, discounts and added amenities.



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Great service, very clean rooms

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

Great service, very clean rooms. We had a great time. And very clean nice pool.
Reviewed by Nicoya Mahoney on August 2020 via Google

Do It!!!

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

It was great. We arrived late in day. Pleasant and clean. Beautiful area and hotel. Staff was so pleasant. From front desk to sales manager to the hard working cleaning maid service!!!!!
Reviewed by Barbara on August 2020 via Hotels.com

Love the staff & their services

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

Had my wedding at BW this past Saturday & in the past my family has had several functions with them. I told the staff personally at the end of my function that we keep coming back to them for their EXCELLENT service. & they most certainly did not disappoint. Love the staff & their services. Will definitely continue to keep having functions with them in the future!
Reviewed by Louella Lledo on August 2020 via Google

Very clean hotel!

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

Very clean hotel. Staff were very friendly and helpful! Made us feel right at home!! Will definitely be staying again!!

Reviewed by Kathy Peacock on June 2020 via Google