Located only 110 metres from the University of Florida and the Innovation District, this Gainesville hotel features a rooftop pool with a surrounding sun terrace. Complimentary inroom WiFi access is provided. A cable TV with premium channels and a desk are featured in each Holiday Inn Gainesville-University Center room. Coffee-making facilities, a microwave, and a small refrigerator are also included. A business centre, room service, and a 24-hour front desk are provided for guests' convenience. An on-site fitness centre is available complimentary, and the Gainesville hotel also offers guests access to a nearby fitness facility for a surcharge. Free transfer services to Gainesville Regional Airport are available. Located on site, Piesanos Pints and Pies serves Italian cuisines, including stone-fire pizzas. Guests can also enjoy a rotating offering of 40 craft beers. The Florida Museum of Natural History is 1.4 km from the Holiday Inn hotel, while Hippodrome State Theatre is 1.6 km away. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium is a 3 minutes' drive from the property.