La Quinta Inn & Suite by Wyndham Lake City

A Sunny Stay in Lake City

Off I-75 and I-10, the Gateway to Florida

For a memorable stay in the Gateway to Florida, join us at La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Lake City, off I-75 and I-10, and within driving distance of Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV). Close to many businesses and restaurants, we’re steps from Lake City Medical Center, and two miles from youth tournaments in Southside Sports Complex. Gainesville, home to the University of Florida, is 45 miles south, while Jacksonville is 64 miles east. Enjoy nearby Ichetucknee Springs State Park and then find comfort in our pool, gym, and free WiFi.

Bright Amenities

Take advantage of free hot breakfast and WiFi—plus, a fitness center

Relax at our pet-friendly hotel, featuring comfortable accommodations and our signature Here for You service. Wake up with a free Bright Side Breakfast® of eggs, muffins, waffles, and more, and stay productive using free WiFi and our 24/7 business center. We offer a heated indoor pool and 24/7 gym to help you unwind, as well as extras like laundry facilities, free parking, and a Bright Side Market. Each non-smoking guest room is equipped with a flat-screen HDTV, coffee maker, microwave, mini-refrigerator, desk, ironing amenities, and hair dryer.

Make the Most of the Lake City Area

Spot a gator, catch a concert, and check out a brewery

Head to the 1,000-acre Alligator Lake Recreation Area, just six miles away, where you might see gators, turtles, and other wildlife. Go kayaking or hiking in beautiful Ichetucknee Springs State Park, rock out at an outdoor music festival in Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park®, and play a round of golf at one of our golf courses. Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park in the Osceola National Forest is the site of Florida’s largest Civil War battle and offers incredible bird-watching.

Arts & Culture

Lake City-Columbia County Historical Museum

Stephen Foster Antebellum Museum

Spirit of Suwanee Music Park

Points of Interest 

Florida Gateway College 

Florida National Guard Armory 

Historic District, Downtown Lake City 

University of Florida

Outdoors & Recreation  

Alligator Lake Recreation Area 

Big Shoals State Park 

Falling Creek Falls 

Ichetucknee Springs State Park

John M. Bethea State Forest

O'Leno State Park

Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park

Osceola National Forest

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Suwannee River State Park

Wild Adventures Theme Park


Historic Distric, Downtown Lake City

Lake City Mall

The Oaks Mall

Webb’s Antique Mall

Sports & Entertainment

All-Tech Raceway

Ben Hill Griffin Stadium

Columbia County Fairgrounds

The Country Club at Lake City

Lake City Bowl

Levy Performing Arts Center

Paul Langford Stadium

Southside Sports Complex

Skating Palace Family Fun Center

Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park

Stephen C. O'Connell Center

Quail Heights Country Club

Regal UA Cinema 90

TIAA Bank Field

Tiger Stadium

Map & Directions

165 NW Cali Drive, Lake City, FL, 32055



Plan Your Group Travel with Us

Book your wedding party, sports team, or other group travel at our hotel. Submit a request for information about special rates on blocks of rooms.