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Get an overview of this hotelHotel with free breakfast, near Florida Museum of Natural History

Popular highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
24-hour business center

With a stay at Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands, you'll be centrally located in Gainesville, within a 5-minute drive of Florida Museum of Natural History and Kanapaha Botanical Gardens.

This hotel is 3.3 mi (5.3 km) from University of Florida and 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 74 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and microwaves, as well as phones with free local calls.

Don't miss out on recreational opportunities including an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is included.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available onsite.

Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. A 24-hour business center is on site. A complimentary breakfast is offered. This business-friendly hotel also offers complimentary newspapers in the lobby, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands is a smoke-free property.

  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 74 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • LCD TV 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Wheelchair accessible 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 7 AM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are 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.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Hotel Name

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