Now Leasing for Fall 2024! Rates as low as $499 on select floorplans for immediate move-in!

UF Off Campus Housing

Discover a wide array of amenities at The Retreat at Gainesville. Off campus housing near UF has never been more appealing thanks to a range of features and perks that far exceed those of typical student apartments. Join your neighbors for an afternoon of socializing at our resort-style pool, spend time outdoors with your furry friends, get a quality workout at our state-of-the-art fitness facility, or participate in a yoga class. And that's just the beginning! Experience a new standard of student living when you make your home at The Retreat, Gainesville's best student apartment community!

The Retreat at Gainesville's Club House and Pool
Exercise Bikes at The Retreat at Gainesville
Bag Toss Outdoor Game at The Retreat at Gainesville
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Indoor Billiards at The Retreat at Gainesville's Club House

LUXURY Amenities

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Pool Area

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Golf Simulator

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Computer Lounge

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Cardio Studio

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Strength Center

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Fitness Room

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A SOCIAL Community

You don't have to choose between being a good student and having a social life when you choose to live in apartments near UF at The Retreat at Gainesville. With a full-size beach volleyball court, enormous swimming pool, and indoor virtual golf simulator, there's always a reason to see your friends. Our expansive outdoor greenspace is perfect for tailgating and includes an outdoor grilling pavilion. With these amenities, you will always be entertained.

SPACIOUS Floor Plans

PREMIUM Student Living

If you're ready to live in affordable luxury, The Retreat at Gainesville is for you. We offer large bedrooms — each with its own bathroom — perfect for sharing or sprawling out, spacious walk-in closets and dedicated areas for studying and personal space. Each cottage features a full-size washer and dryer, gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, hardwood-style flooring and an abundance of storage space.

PERFECT Location

The retreat
  • Adam's Rib Co.
  • Amelia's Restaurant
  • La Tienda
  • East End Eatery
  • Civilization
  • Piesanos Stone Fired Pizza
  • Gumby's Pizza
  • Yomato Japanese Restaurant
  • Miya Sushi
  • Gainesville Shopping Center
  • Celebration Pointe
  • The Oaks Mall
  • Bass Pro Shops Service Center
  • CVS
  • Winn-Dixie
  • Redbox
  • Hippodrome Theatre
  • Regal Cinemas Royal Park 16
  • Regal Butler Town Center 14
  • Regal Celebration Pointe 10 & RPX
  • Reitz Union Game Room
  • Splitz
  • Stage 7 Karaoke Bar & Party Venue
  • University of Florida