Garison Way neighborhood spotlight

The Garison Way neighborhood in Gainesville FL is a pool community developed by noted local builder G. W. Robinson. This community is located 7 miles from UF Health Shands Hospital and the University of Florida. There is a mandatory HOA.

Garison Way features energy efficient homes ranging in size from 1500 to 4000 square feet and built on lots of less than half an acre. Homes in this community were built between 2006 and 2017.

A long time builder here in Gainesville, G. W. Robinson is now known as GW Homes. Over the years this builder has developed many neighborhoods in Gainesville including Avalon, Cambridge Forest, Cobblefield, Mile Run, and Turnberry Lake. GW Homes is now developing 2 new construction subdivisions: Amariah Park and Laureate Village.


Residents of Garison Way enjoy their own community pool, clubhouse, and green space which doubles as a neighborhood park. Residents receive a key giving them private access to Veterans Memorial Park (Kanapaha Park) which backs up to the community.

Garison Way pool and clubhouse
Garison Way pool and clubhouse


Located near Tower 24 and Haile Plantation, this community is convenient to many shops, restaurants, parks, and more, including:

  • Tower Road Public Library (0.6 miles)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (0.6 miles)
  • Kanapaha Botanical Gardens (3.3 miles)
  • Publix Market Square – Haile Plantation (1.7 miles)
  • Haile Equestrian Center (1.1 miles)
  • Publix Supermarket at Tower Square (1.6 miles)
  • Celebration Pointe (4.5 miles)
  • Butler Plaza (4.5 miles)
  • The Oaks Mall (4 miles)


This SW Gainesville subdivision affords easy access to I-75, Tower Road, and Archer Road. The neighborhood is located along the 75 bus route.

School Zoning

Garison Way is zoned for Wiles Elementary School, Kanapaha Middle School, and Buchholz High School.

Because school zoning is always subject to change, prospective homeowners are encouraged to contact the Alachua County Public Schools zoning office at 352-955-7700 to verify this information.

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