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Reitz Union Hotel - UF Campus

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 9 April 2014 via mobile

We were at UF for a college tour and was excited to find a hotel right on campus. We got a good feel for the school and the amount of action. The front staff was friendly. The rooms were nice and the beds comfy. Don't go expecting 5 star. Location is key. Plus you have fast food dining options right...

1Thank luvv
Lakeland, Florida
Reviewed 9 December 2013

We stayed at the Reitz Union for the first several months ago as a surprise late Mother's Day trip. She attended UF many years ago but never had an opportunity to say here. I honestly wasn't expecting much being a campus hotel, and such a small one no less. But we were all pleasantly surprised as soon as we entered...

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Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 26 November 2013

For a business trip to University of Florida, I was put up at the Reitz Union Hotel. Overall I was thrilled with the convenience to campus, although accessing the parking lot was the most confusing thing ever. Liked: + FANTASTIC location at the UF student union, close to Engineering buildings, lots of dining on-site + Very quiet and secure (and...

4Thank stargirlssc
Saint Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 31 October 2013

When I have to attend a meeting at UF, I call the Reitz Union Hotel first. I like the students at the front desk, so helpful and so professional and the rooms are well appointed and comfortable. I usually can get one facing the stadium which is a nice view. The rooms are clean, the wireless is free and the...

1Thank 450oldcity
New York
Reviewed 21 October 2013

If you're heading to UF for something other than graduation or a football game, then you really need to stay at Reitz. Would be great for those events, but i'm sure prices are triple and rooms nearly impossible to get. But during the week, it was a great location in the heart of campus. Decent sized room and balcony overlooking...

1Thank GlobalWanderer59
Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 7 October 2013

I have stayed at the Reitz Union hotel numerous times over the years as I visit campus twice a year. I have always found the hotel to be comfortable, clean, and extremely convenient as it's located in the student union in the center of campus. The hotel occupies the top two floors of the Union and is managed by the...

Thank TVBelle
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 15 July 2013

I am a distance learning student at the University of Florida & was on campus for 3 days to take my final exams for my masters degree. I chose to stay at the Reitz Union Hotel for two reasons. First, it was centrally located on campus and second, it was the cheapest hotel in the area when you take into...

3Thank EnjoyingLife23
Christopher K, General Manager at Reitz Union Hotel - UF Campus, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to relay your feedback of the services we provide. Your review and suggestions are much appreciated and we will strive for an A+ in the future. Go Gators! Christopher Kehn, CHA General Manager

Panama City Beach, Florida
Reviewed 5 July 2013

Convenient place to stay when visiting UF. The rooms are small but very clean. The front desk staff was very helpful and the housekeeping did a great job. The balcony offers a nice view of the campus. Would stay here again.

1Thank Schoppepcb
Reviewed 29 June 2013 via mobile

Arrived with family before midnight for preview day tomorrow. We reserved with 3 weeks in advance as per location. Homongous roaches in room and bath. Front desk (student attendance) called manager (Chris), best that they can do is refund our money as no more rooms available. Unable to find us another hotel in UF area (that we have to pay)....

1Thank ingapirca
Christopher K, General Manager at Reitz Union Hotel - UF Campus, responded to this review

We regret that the guest found a bug in the room. I received a call at 12:45 that night from our building manager to discuss the incident with the guest. The building manager had offered to go to the room and the guest declined saying that they wanted to switch rooms. The hotel was full at the time so the...

Naples, Florida
Reviewed 28 June 2013

The fact that this hotel is located in the middle of UF's campus is both good and bad news. It's good news because you can easily walk to any building on campus. It's bad news because trying to check in and the parking situation is a nightmare. There's very limited parking in front of the hotel for check in. I...

1Thank coyotesfft

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located in the center of the University of Florida campus, the Reitz Union Hotel offers comfortable and affordable accommodations for the entire UF community. Located atop the UF student union, our 36 rooms come in various configurations from a standard room with 2 double beds to 2 room suites. We offer a convenient campus location, free local telephone calls, complimentary continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi Internet, in-room refrigerators and reserved campus parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Reitz Union Hotel - UF Campus

Address: Museum Road At 655 Reitz Union Dr, University of Florida Campus, Gainesville, FL 32611-0001
Region: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range: €92 - €120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 36
Also Known As:
Reitz Union Hotel - UF Campus Gainesville, Florida
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“Ask for a room with view to the Stadium”
 of 5 bubbles MilagrosM484, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“They're all noisy these days during the construction.”
 of 5 bubbles genevaRhodeIsland, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
“If you're a student and you don't need drama, you should go there.”
 of 5 bubbles ArkwayT, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Ask to be away from the construction, they start really early.”
 of 5 bubbles lga311, 20 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Our corner balcony room overlooking the stadiums was awesome!!”
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 of 5 bubbles time131, 14 Jan 2015 | Read review
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