Important: This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. Check any national, local, and health advisories for this destination before you book.

Search Gainesville Hotels, Georgia

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and holiday rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Gainesville hotels and places to stay

Motel 6 Gainesville GA
2 out of 5
1585 Monroe Dr, Gainesville, GA
Free cancellation
The price is £60 per night
1.88 mi from city centre
3/5 (287 reviews)

"Close to business visiting, economical and pet friendly."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

Motel 6 Gainesville GA
Budgetel Inn and Suites
726 Jesse Jewell Pkwy, Gainesville, GA
Get Rates
0.53 mi from city centre
Budgetel Inn and Suites
Super 8 by Wyndham Gainesville
2 out of 5
541 Dorsey St, Jesse Jwll Pkwy and Scotland Ave, Gainesville, GA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £65 per night
0.74 mi from city centre
3.4/5Good! (203 reviews)

"All good. The location was great for our visit. It was a little more expensive than we would have liked."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Gainesville
  • You could be seeing lower prices

    With member prices, you could save 10% or more right now on thousands of properties.
    Sign up, it's freeSign in
Hilton Garden Inn Gainesville
3 out of 5
1735 Browns Bridge Rd, Gainesville, GA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £104 per night
1.57 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (548 reviews)

"This hotel had everything I needed"…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Gainesville
TownePlace Suites Gainesville
1745 Browns Bridge Rd, Gainesville, GA
Get Rates
1.59 mi from city centre
TownePlace Suites Gainesville
Haven Inn and Suites
766 Jesse Jewell Pkwy SE, Gainesville, GA
Get Rates
0.54 mi from city centre
Haven Inn and Suites
HomeTowne Studios Gainesville
2 out of 5
1115 Jesse Jewell Parkway SW, Gainesville, GA
The price is £54 per night
0.92 mi from city centre
2.1/5 (133 reviews)

"The property was perfectly fine.! They are so nice.! They helped me out even though Expedia didn’t send them my reservation. And now Expedia isn’t trying to contact me back about my refund when it’s their fault that it happened in the first place. This hotel is wonderful. But stay away from Expedia ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

HomeTowne Studios Gainesville
The Guest Lodge Gainesville
2 out of 5
520 Queen City Parkway, Gainesville, GA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £68 per night
0.46 mi from city centre
3.6/5Good! (781 reviews)

"Very clean and comfortable stay. Would recommend to others."…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar 2020

The Guest Lodge Gainesville
Hampton Inn Gainesville
2.5 out of 5
450 Jesse Jewel Pkwy S.W., Gainesville, GA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £89 per night
0.32 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (381 reviews)

"I was staying at the hotel because it was close to the hospital I was having a heart procedure done. The timing was such that I needed to have an early check-in Amanda at the front desk absolutely stepped up for me. She arranged for house keeping to make a room ready and had me in in 30 minutes. ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Hampton Inn Gainesville
Ramada by Wyndham Gainesville
3 out of 5
400 E Butler Pkwy, Gainesville, GA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £66 per night
0.23 mi from city centre
3.6/5Good! (557 reviews)

"The Ladies At The Front Desk Are Awesome &’d The Rooms Are Very Clean ! I’ll Definitely Be Staying There Again Soon"…"

Reviewed on 20 Apr 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Gainesville
Can't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Gainesville
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Visiting Gainesville

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Gainesville, and visitors give high marks for the shopping and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its festivals, lakeside setting and wineries. Top sights in the city include Lake Lanier, North Georgia Premium Outlet Mall and Mall of Georgia.

  • There are 121 hotels and other accommodation options in Gainesville
  • The closest major airport is in Athens, GA (AHN-Ben Epps), 37.5 mi (60.3 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Atlanta, GA (PDK-DeKalb-Peachtree), 39.7 mi (63.9 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Gainesville

Well known for its festivals, the city's cultural venues include Gainesville Theatre Alliance, Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center and Smithgall Arts Center. Favourite family attractions include Mayfield Dairy Farms and Stonewood Riding Stables. The lakes and mountains highlight the city's natural beauty with places to visit including Lake Lanier, Chattahoochee National Forest and Amicalola Falls State Park.

In Buford, there are 121 hotels and other accommodation options so you can easily plan your holiday getaway at an affordable rate. Here are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Hampton Inn & Suites Braselton - This 2.5-star hotel features a winery, a golf course and free breakfast. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its helpful staff and comfortable beds.
  • Chateau Elan - Our customers like the pool and quiet location at this resort. With a stay at this 4.5-star resort, guests can enjoy access to a winery and a full-service spa, along with free WiFi.
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Buford NE - Lake Lanier Area - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its helpful staff and comfortable, quiet rooms.

Other top sights in Gainesville include North Georgia Premium Outlet Mall and Mall of Georgia. Popular places to see around the area include Infinite Energy Arena, located 26.1 mi (42.1 km) from the heart of the city, and Sugarloaf Mills, which is 26.2 mi/42.2 km away.

Getting around Gainesville

If you want to venture outside the area, hop aboard a train at Gainesville Station. Gainesville might not have as many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Dressing for Gainesville

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 19°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 0°C
  • From April to June, the average is 30°C during the day and 7°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 31°C during the day and 13°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 24°C as the daytime average and 0°C as the night-time average
  • Average annual rainfall for Gainesville is 1350.20 millimetres
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 30°C, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 1°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Gainesville?
Hampton Inn & Suites Braselton is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This hotel offers a winery and a golf course. Traveller reviews also recommend Hilton Garden Inn Gainesville and Holiday Inn Express & Suites Buford NE - Lake Lanier Area as top choices for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Gainesville, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer in Gainesville.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Gainesville?
Based on reviews, The Guest Lodge Gainesville is a popular 2-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other options to stay on the cheap include Best Western Plus Lake Lanier/gainesville Hotel & Suites and Econo Lodge Inn & Suites.
What's the best hotel when travelling with children to Gainesville?
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Buford at Mall of Georgia, GA is a hotel with an indoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good choices for your child-friendly holiday include Hilton Garden Inn Gainesville and Econo Lodge Inn & Suites. Also, attractions such as Mayfield Dairy Farms and Stonewood Riding Stables are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday in Gainesville?
Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Buford Mall of Georgia is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features premium bedding and plasma TVs. Other good choices for your romantic getaway include Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Buford at Mall of Georgia, GA and Econo Lodge Inn & Suites.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Gainesville?
The Guest Lodge Gainesville is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers a seasonal outdoor pool along with free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Best Western Braselton Inn and Lanier Islands Legacy Lodge.
What's the best luxury place to stay in Gainesville?
Chateau Elan is a 4.5-star resort with a winery and 4 restaurants, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay.
What's the best hotel for a golf holiday in Gainesville?
HomeTowne Studios Gainesville is a hotel featuring free WiFi and in-room kitchenettes, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Hampton Inn Atlanta-Mall of Georgia and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Buford-Mall of Georgia. You can tee off at Pine Isle Golf Course, Chicopee Woods Golf Course or Chestatee Golf Club while you’re in town.
How is it staying in Gainesville?
Families will find child-friendly activities in Gainesville, and visitors give high marks for the shopping and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its festivals, lakeside setting and wineries. Top sights in the city include Lake Lanier, North Georgia Premium Outlet Mall and Mall of Georgia. In Gainesville, there are 168 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What is there to see in Gainesville?
Cultural venues in the city include Gainesville Theatre Alliance, Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center and Smithgall Arts Center. Favorite family attractions include Mayfield Dairy Farms and Stonewood Riding Stables. The lakeside and mountain views highlight the city’s natural beauty with places to visit including Lake Lanier, Chattahoochee National Forest and Buford Dam Park.
How can I get around Gainesville?
To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Gainesville Station. Gainesville might not have very many public transport options, so consider renting a car to explore more.
What's the weather like in Gainesville?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 24°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 7°C. Average annual rainfall for Gainesville is 1350 mm.

Gainesville Hotel Reviews

More trip options