Some of the best weekend getaways from Orlando begin right here at Sweetwater Branch Inn. Our city of Gainesville, Florida, offers everything from weekend escapes for couples to adventurous escapades for those on a budget, and can even serve as a perfect rest stop during your travels. Whatever the case, you’re sure to find the exact getaway you’re looking for when you stay with us at Sweetwater Branch Inn. Finalize your trip by downloading our Vacation Guide, which details extra restaurants, events, and excursions that are sure to enhance your visit.
Types of Weekend Getaways from Orlando
1. A Couple’s Retreat
There are endless romantic activities during a weekend getaway for couples here in Gainesville. Enjoy the company of your sweetheart over a glass of excellent wine at one of the many wineries in the area, and be sure to treat your loved one to a lavish upscale dinner at restaurants such as Embers Wood Grill. For a special touch that will top off your romantic stay, set up one of our lovely romance packages. We aim to eliminate the stress of planning the perfect escape so that both you and your partner can truly focus on one another.
2. A Getaway on a Budget
Who says you can’t have a fantastic trip on a budget? The Gainesville area has plenty of free activities that provide so much fun! Take a visit to the Florida Museum of Natural History for an interactive journey back in time, or go on a hike through gorgeous preserves and state parks. The best part is, Sweetwater Branch Inn provides a full, homemade complimentary breakfast as well as a nightly wine and cheese hour so you can easily save money on eating out. Our Inn also lies within walking distance of downtown Gainesville, preventing you from spending on extra gas!
3. A Road Trip
A Florida road trip from Orlando is one of the most stress-free ways to make your escape. Gainesville is the perfect first stop on your itinerary, less than two hours from Orlando. This means you’ll have plenty of time to spend an afternoon enjoying unique cuisine, attending a sporting event at the University of Florida, and exploring the rest of the city.
After a good night’s rest in one of our serene accommodations, take advantage of the city’s central location and sunny weather with some of our awesome vacation packages. Bike throughout downtown Gainesville, or enjoy a lovely picnic for two to complete your weekend getaway.
Discover the Perfect Getaway at Sweetwater Branch Inn
Escape to Gainesville, Florida, to discover idyllic weekend getaways from Orlando. Make Sweetwater Branch Inn part of your trip when you book Aurora’s Room, a spacious, Victorian-style accommodation. Our charming bed and breakfast is within walking distance to all things Gainesville. It’s just what you need to take a breather from your busy lifestyle. Book now for your much-needed getaway today!