Due to the tremendous demand for rooms at the Reitz Union Hotel during University of Florida home football games, the hotel has instituted a lottery system to determine room occupancy.
The 2021 football season lottery is now open.
Lottery Terms and Conditions
- A two-night (Friday and Saturday) minimum stay is required.
- Football lodging rates apply to all home game weekends.
- Lottery applications are available for submission until April 16th.
- Notification of lottery results are announced in early-May.
- Full deposit (both nights) for all reserved rooms is due at the time of booking.
- Refunds for football reservations will only be given if rooms are cancelled 60 DAYS PRIOR to the reservation date.
- All rates are subject to change.
- Please direct questions about the lottery process or the terms and conditions to the Hotel Manager at 352-392-2151.
2021 Football Weekend Reservation Dates
- September 3 & 4: Florida Atlantic
- September 17 & 18: Alabama
- September 24 & 25: Tennessee
- October 8 & 9: Vanderbilt
- November 12 & 13: Samford
- November 26 & 27: Florida State
686 Museum Rd, Ground Level
Gainesville, Florida 32611