Make our hotel in Gainesville your home base while exploring North Florida

Located right off I-75, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Gainesville, FL is the perfect starting point for enjoying everything North Florida has to offer, from glimpsing alligators in Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park to snorkeling at Devil’s Den Spring. Football fans appreciate our proximity to Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, home of the University of Florida Gators, about 15 minutes from the hotel. While you’re on campus, visit educational stops like the Florida Museum of Natural History and the Harn Museum of Art. If you’re here for a medical appointment, the university also houses UF Health Shands Hospital and North Florida Regional Medical Center.

After a hike at San Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park, return to the hotel to cool off in our indoor pool. Need to work? Get your tasks done efficiently with free Wi-Fi, and print handouts with ease in our well-equipped business center. To keep up with your workout regimen, hop on a cardio machine in our fitness center. Afterward, you can reward yourself with a free cup of coffee and a complimentary cookie from the lobby. 

Please note: Pets are not permitted. And due to supply disruptions, the hot items in our free, hot breakfast are currently limited to grits, breakfast sandwiches, and our signature waffles.

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Designed with your relaxation in mind, our modern rooms and suites offer thoughtful amenities like free Wi-Fi and 37-inch flat-screen TVs with HBO. Start your mornings at a leisurely pace by brewing a fresh cup of coffee in your room or grabbing a cold drink you stored in the fridge. If you need more space, upgrade to one of our suites, which offer extras like a seating area or a whirlpool for two.

King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
Perfect for business travelers, this standard room comes with a lamplit work desk, free Wi-Fi, and a coffeemaker.

2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults
If you’re here with the kids, keep everyone happy in this standard room with a flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi.

Studio Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
Enjoy extra space in this open-concept suite featuring a work desk and a seating area with a sleeper sofa.

Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
You can treat your special someone to a memorable stay in this spacious suite with a whirlpool for two.

Premium Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

  •  550 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
Enhance your experience when you book this upgraded suite that features a two-person whirlpool and a sleeper sofa.

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
Traveling with a group? Enjoy this suite with a private bedroom and a living room with a sleeper sofa.

1 Bedroom Suite-2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 6 adults
With a private bedroom, a spacious living room, and a sleeper sofa, this suite can keep your group comfortable.
Need a space to host a graduation party, a baby shower, or a corporate seminar for up to 45 people? Our modern venue offers everything you need to stage a successful event, from free Wi-Fi and audiovisual equipment to planning assistance from our dedicated sales team. We can also offer catering recommendations for a luncheon or snacks and refreshments for meeting breaks.

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Our location just off I-75 provides easy access to top attractions around Gainesville and places you about 15 minutes southwest of downtown. You can catch a Florida Gators game at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium or admire the flowers at Kanapaha Botanical Gardens. We’re close to several local eateries and breweries, from Satchel’s Pizza, The Top, and Embers Wood Grill to Swamp Head Brewery and First Magnitude Brewing Company. You’ll also find Ginnie Springs, an outdoor haven in the popular town of High Springs, just 30 miles northwest of us. Put these local favorites on your must-do list:

Hippodrome Theatre

4.46 mi / 7.18 km from the hotel
Located in the heart of Gainesville’s historic district, this local theater hosts film screenings, art exhibits, and plays throughout the year. To purchase tickets or to see current performances, visit their website.

San Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park

8.05 mi / 12.95 km from the hotel
San Felasco Hammock Preserve is a 6,500-acre state park with 20 miles of mountain biking, hiking, and equestrian trails.

Devil’s Millhopper Geological State Park

6.12 mi / 9.86 km from the hotel
A hidden rain forest in a 120-foot-deep sinkhole, this verdant oasis is filled with lush vegetation and fossilized artifacts. Pack a picnic and learn all about this sinkhole via interpretive displays.

Florida Museum of Natural History

1.69 mi / 2.72 km from the hotel
You can learn about Florida’s flora and fauna at this museum owned by the University of Florida. All of the exhibits except for the traveling displays and the Butterfly Rainforest offer free admission.

Gainesville-Hawthorne State Trail

8.04 mi / 12.94 km from the hotel
This 16-mile path is an ideal place to hike, run, skate, or bike. Parking is available at four locations along the trail.

Harn Museum of Art

1.77 mi / 2.84 km from the hotel
The Harn Museum of Art is one of the largest university-owned art museums in the South. Its collection boasts 6,200 works by artists like Ansel Adams and Claude Monet.
4015 SW 43rd Street, Gainesville, Florida 32608, United States

Offering easy access to I-75, our hotel puts you within reach of North Florida’s best attractions. Simplify travel around the downtown area by boarding an RTS (Regional Transit System) bus after parking your car for free at the hotel. Flying into the area? Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV) is about a 20-minute drive away.

3.66 mi / 5.88 km from the hotel
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