Skip to main content

A Perfect Romantic Escape in Gainesville, Florida

By: Hotel Eleo at the University of Florida / 10 Jan 2024
A Perfect Romantic Escape in Gainesville, Florida

Discover Romantic Things to Do in Gainesville, FL

Experience the love in the heart of Gainesville, Florida. Whether you want to explore vibrant festivals, museums, outdoor adventures, and delectable dining, Gainesville is the perfect vacation destination. Check out our guide to plan your romantic escape or an extended getaway to Gainesville with top things to do and experience with your special someone.

Vibrant Festivities in Gainesville

Get ready to groove to the ultimate music and art scene at Playground Music + Arts Festival in Heartwood Soundstage in Gainesville. Witness the 37th Hoggetowne Medieval Faire offers a magical journey back in time, ideal for history buffs. This event features talented artisans and craftspeople, demonstrations, medieval music, and dance.

Playground Music + Arts - January 20, 2024
Hoggetowne Medieval Faire - January 27-28, 2024

Incredible Museums

Stroll through Gainesville's exceptional museums hand in hand with your special someone. Discover the world of creativity and inspiration at the Harn Museum of Art with impressive exhibitions. Visit the Florida Museum of Natural History to explore 40 million specimens and cultural artifacts.

Gainesville's Art Galleries

Explore local craftsmanship at the Artisans' Guild Gallery, featuring handmade art and crafts from around the world. Visit the University Galleries at the University of Florida, which has three galleries for exclusive exhibitions, education, and workshops.


Exciting Outdoor Activities

Embrace the exciting outdoors with your special someone by exploring Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park, Hawthorne State Trail, and Depot Park. Hike through scenic trails, watch wildlife, and witness the picturesque beauty of nature. Whether hiking, birdwatching, or picnicking, you'll find serenity in the heart of Florida.

Romantic Dining Experiences

Savor the flavors of love at Gainesville's exquisite dining spots. From cozy cafes to upscale restaurants and charming bistros, you will enjoy the delectable cuisine and beverages that perfectly set your romantic mood. Whether you want to toast to your love or indulge in a romantic dinner, plan it with Covey Kitchen + Cocktails by reserving a table at OpenTable.

Plan A Perfect Romantic Escape with Hotel ELEO

Hotel ELEO is close to the best things to do and experience with your special someone in Gainesville, Florida. After your day out, unwind in style in our contemporary rooms and suites with lake /city views. Enjoy romantic dining at Covey Kitchen + Cocktails with cutting-edge culinary concepts and beverages. Check out specials and offers to plan your stay.

Find more readings


Need time to define details?

We are happy to send you a reminder while you confirm your booking details.
Form Sucess Message will Come Here