Choose from 648 vacation rentals located in Gainesville, Florida. Top filters in Gainesville include Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi, and Kitchen / Kitchenette. Prices range from $39 to $1,559 per night. Our most popular vacation rental types near Gainesville are Hotel and RV.

Top vacation rentals in Gainesville

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HoM, A Trademark Collection Hotel
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

This Hotel for $80 in Gainesville, is perfect for your next (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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4.3
Excellent(1,086 Reviews)
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Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Gainesville, FL
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Soak up the beauty of Gainesville in our Hotel, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Gainesville, FL. With a range of amenities such as Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Laundry, you'll feel right at home.

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Sunset at Newnans Lake at Palm Point just .5 miles from the apartment.
5.0
Outstanding(85 Reviews)
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Convene With Nature With First Class Amenities! Create Memories! - Free Bike Use
4 guests · 1 bedroom · 1 bath
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Experience vacation in Gainesville with our Condo, Convene With Nature With First Class Amenities! Create Memories! - Free Bike Use. Enjoy amenities such as Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Gainesville Apt with Pool, Walk to UF Campus
2 guests · 1 bedroom · 1 bath
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Nestled in Gainesville, this Condo is perfect for your next vacation. Enjoy Gainesville Apt with Pool, Walk to UF Campus's top-rated amenities, including Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Balcony / Patio, and more.

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Vacation rentals with air conditioning in Gainesville

Gainesville Vacation Rental | 2BR | 2BA | Stairs Required | 1,200 Sq Ft
4.4
Excellent(70 Reviews)
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Charming Gainesville Townhome < 2 Mi to University
4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Looking for the perfect place to call home during your trip to Gainesville? This House offers a comfort and style with top-notch amenities, including Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Balcony / Patio, and more.

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Days Inn by Wyndham Gainesville Florida
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

When traveling to Gainesville, if you are looking for (business stays, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.) this is the perfect place at $75 per night.

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Comfort Inn University Gainesville
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Nestled in Gainesville, this Hotel is perfect for your next vacation. Enjoy Comfort Inn University Gainesville's top-rated amenities, including Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Laundry, and more.

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Drury Inn & Suites Gainesville
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Experience vacation in Gainesville with our Hotel, Drury Inn & Suites Gainesville. Enjoy amenities such as Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Laundry, and more.

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Gainesville travel guide

Let us help you plan your perfect Gainesville vacation. Our travel guide highlights things to do, places to see, favorite vacation rental amenities in Gainesville, and more.

Frequently asked questions

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Gainesville, FL?

Gainesville, FL is a great place to visit with lots of tourist attractions. Here are the must-visit spots in Gainesville:

  • The University of Florida
  • Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park
  • Kanapaha Botanical Gardens
  • Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park

The University of Florida is a great place to explore and learn about the history of the school. Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park is a great place to explore the natural beauty of the area. Kanapaha Botanical Gardens is a great place to relax and enjoy the scenery. Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park is a great place for a hike and to explore the unique geological formations.

How can I get around in Gainesville, FL?

You can get around in Gainesville, FL by:

  • Using public transportation
  • Driving
  • Walking, jogging, biking, or rollerblading

For public transportation, the Regional Transit System (RTS) provides bus service throughout the city, while UF Campus Transit offers free shuttle buses and late night bus services.

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Gainesville, FL?

Gainesville, FL is home to some great affordable accommodation options, including:

  • Paramount Plaza Hotel & Suites
  • Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gainesville
  • La Quinta by Wyndham Gainesville
  • Hampton Inn Gainesville

These hotels offer comfortable and convenient services, reasonably priced rooms, and convenient locations close to many attractions in the city. Whether you're looking for a budget-friendly hotel or a full-service accommodation, these hotels provide great value for your money.

What is the culture like in Gainesville, FL?

Gainesville, FL is a vibrant and diverse community with a strong sense of culture. The city's culture is largely influenced by the University of Florida, its many museums, and its diverse population. Here are five aspects that highlight Gainesville's unique culture:

  • The University of Florida: The University of Florida is a major influence on Gainesville's culture, bringing a vibrant student life to the city and inspiring creativity and innovation.
  • Museums: Gainesville offers many unique museums, including the Florida Museum of Natural History and the Harn Museum of Art, which provide unique cultural experiences.
  • Food: With its diverse population, Gainesville offers an eclectic array of cuisine options, from classic southern dishes to international flavors.
  • Arts and Entertainment: Gainesville offers a vibrant arts and entertainment scene, with many festivals, concerts, and performances throughout the year.
  • Outdoor Activities: Gainesville is home to many outdoor activities, such as kayaking, hiking, and biking, which offer a unique way to explore the natural beauty of the area.

Is Gainesville, FL safe to travel to?

Gainesville, FL is generally safe for travel. Here are a few safety tips to keep in mind:

  • Stay aware of your surroundings and trust your instincts.
  • Avoid carrying large amounts of cash.
  • Be mindful of areas that are not well-lit or have high levels of foot traffic.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Gainesville, FL?

Gainesville, FL is home to many popular shopping destinations:

  • Butler Plaza – a large shopping center with a variety of stores and restaurants
  • The Oaks Mall – a two-story mall with a variety of stores and restaurants
  • Thornebrook Village – an outdoor shopping center with unique stores and restaurants

Where is Gainesville, FL?

Gainesville, FL is located in the northern part of the state, in Alachua County. It is the county seat, and is the largest city in the region. The city is home to the University of Florida, and is known for its vibrant music and art scenes.

What are the top things to do in Gainesville, FL?

Gainesville, FL, is a great place to visit with plenty of things to do. Here are some of the top activities to enjoy in the area:

  • Visit the Florida Museum of Natural History
  • Explore the Butterfly Rainforest at the Florida Museum of Natural History
  • Go kayaking or paddleboarding on the Santa Fe River
  • Take a stroll through the UF Bat House

Gainesville is also home to a variety of unique shops, restaurants, and outdoor activities. Whether you're looking for a fun day trip or a weekend getaway, there's something for everyone in Gainesville, FL.

What do I need to know before visiting Gainesville, FL?

Before visiting Gainesville, FL, it is important to know that the city has a humid subtropical climate. Summers are typically hot and humid, while winters are mild. It is also important to note that the city is home to the University of Florida, which is the flagship university of the state.

  • Humid subtropical climate
  • Summers are hot and humid
  • Winters are mild

Gainesville is also known for its cultural attractions such as its performing arts events, museums, and its nightlife. It's also known for its outdoor activities, including hiking, cycling, and canoeing.

  • Cultural attractions
  • Performing arts events, museums, and nightlife
  • Outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling, and canoeing

What is the price range for rentals in Gainesville?

Vacation rentals in Gainesville have a price range between $39-$1,559. The average price for rentals in Gainesville is $125 per night.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Gainesville?

  • Air conditioner
  • Internet / Wifi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette

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