The Gateway Grand is our sponsor hotel and less than 20 minutes from the showgrounds. When you call to make your reservation make sure to request the “Canterbury Rate” for discounts.  Call (352) 331-3336 and ask for the “Canterbury Rate”

Where Quality meets Value, the Best Western Gateway Grand is your ideal choice whether you are traveling for business or pleasure.

Welcome to the Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel, featuring relaxing accommodations just minutes from all the top Gainesville attractions. Whether you are traveling on your own or in a group, for business or for pleasure, our comfortable, well-appointed guest rooms and suites make us the perfect lodging choice for exceptional quality and value.

We are conveniently located near all the best Gainesville has to offer, right off I-75. Points of interest include the University of Florida, its legendary Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, Sante Fe College, UF Health Shands Hospital, Gainesville Regional Airport, as well as natural attractions like Ginnie Springs and the Florida Museum of Natural History.

The Best Western Gateway Grand keeps you close to the action but also provides a relaxing place to rest and unwind. Enjoy the beautiful Florida weather at our outdoor pool and spa. Root for your favorite team and grab a bite to eat at the Gators Den Sports Grill.

Between nationally-ranked sports, top-notch education, diverse annual festivals, and close proximity to the best natural attractions in Florida, there’s more than one reason to come to Gainesville. No matter the occasion, make sure to stay at the Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel.