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4.9 out of 5

"Super clean - spacious - new- staff so nice - great hotel! " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 18 Apr 2022

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Hotel Description

3.5-star hotel near University of Florida

In Gainesville

You'll be within half a mile (1 km) of Shands at the University of Florida and 2 miles (3 km) of University of Florida with a stay at this Gainesville hotel. UF Health Neuromedicine Hospital and UF Health Shands Hospital are also within half a mile (1 km).

Restaurant

A restaurant, free parking, and a 24-hour front desk are among this hotel's amenities. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. Luggage storage is also provided.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs

In addition to flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, the 173 guestrooms offer free WiFi and rainfall showerheads. Other amenities include coffee/tea makers, free local calls, and hair dryers.

Studio, City View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$136* Per night/room May 29 - May 30

Suite, City View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, City View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Lake View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Roll in Shower)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Eleo at the University of Florida ratings based on 15 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.9 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hotel Eleo at the University of Florida

Everyone (7) Couples (2) Family (6)
5 out of 5
Super clean - spacious - new- staff so nice - great hotel!

Posted by on Apr 18, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Apr 26, 2022 by Hotelmgmt

Hearing that we surpassed your expectations, Kimberly, has been the highlight of our day! Thank you for sharing your wonderful praise for our fresh, welcoming spaces and excellent service. Please allow us to welcome you back soon to the Hotel Eleo At The University Of Florida!

5 out of 5
Very clean rooms. Extremely friendly staff. Great valet parking.

Posted by , from CINCINNATI on Mar 17, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Mar 22, 2022 by Hotelmgmt

At the Hotel ELEO at the University of Florida, we work hard to offer our guests excellent service and spotless spaces and we're delighted by your wonderful review, Brian! Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We'd love to welcome you back soon for another relaxing, five-star experience!

5 out of 5
Wonderful place to stay when visiting the college.

Posted by on Mar 14, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Mar 19, 2022 by Hotelmgmt

Guests always rave about our fantastic location, Michael, and we're so glad that you enjoyed a five-star experience with us! Thank you for sharing your terrific feedback. We hope you'll be visiting the college again soon so we can welcome you back to the Hotel Eleo At The University Of Florida!

5 out of 5

Posted by , from West Palm Beach on Jan 18, 2022

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5 out of 5
Beautiful property and well maintained. Room service would have been nice though.

Posted by on Nov 28, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 30, 2021 by HotelMgmt

We're so glad, Ashley, that our lovely facility impressed you! Thanks so much for rating us five stars. Please think of us at the Hotel ELEO at the University of Florida when planning your next Gainesville stay!

4 out of 5

Posted by , from FORT MYERS on Nov 28, 2021

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5 out of 5
The affordability for such an upscale hotel. If these prices don’t change we will always stay here. The customer service, cleanliness and overall class we experienced is outstanding. We hope the prices stay the same!! Our room was emaculate.

Posted by on Nov 7, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 9, 2021 by Hotelmgmt

Susan, it is our passion at the Hotel ELEO at the University of Florida to offer beautiful, clean spaces and exceptional hospitality at a terrific value and we're delighted by your wonderful review! Thank you for your excellent star rating. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back anytime for another relaxing getaway!

5 out of 5
No room service. Had to go to restaurant within hotel to pick up.

Posted by , from PALM HARBOR on Sep 13, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 16, 2021 by Hotelmgmt

While we regret that our dining services fell short of expectations, it's terrific to receive your five-star rating for the Hotel ELEO at the University of Florida, Andrea! Thank you for sharing your feedback. We'd love to welcome you back anytime!

5 out of 5
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Posted by on Sep 6, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 8, 2021 by HotelMgmt

Your high rating is greatly appreciated by all of us at Hotel ELEO at the University of Florida, Charlene. Revisit for another flawless getaway anytime!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 23, 2021

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About the Hotel Eleo at the University of Florida

Location 1514 Southwest 14th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. WiFi is free in public spaces. Free self parking and valet parking are available. This 3.5-star Gainesville hotel is smoke free.

  • 173 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Dining venue

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free valet parking and self parking

Room Amenities

Hotel Eleo at the University of Florida offers 173 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. 55-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. 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.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 6:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Hotel Eleo at the University of Florida has a restaurant on site.

Accessibility

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

  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

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, debit card, or cash deposit 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

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

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

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit 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.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. 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; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. 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; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities onsite
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • 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.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 100 per person (approximately)

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

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Eleo at the University of Florida Hotel
  • Hotel Eleo at the University of Florida Gainesville
  • Hotel Eleo at the University of Florida Hotel Gainesville
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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.