The Winn-Dixie Hope Lodge in Gainesville provides free, temporary housing for patients who travel to Gainesville for treatment. The 51,000 square foot building features 45 suites and two single guest rooms, kitchen, dining rooms, laundry and four TV lounges. Each guest suite features a sitting area, bedroom and private bath. The suites are equipped for two guests – a patient and a caregiver. Patients are responsible for general housekeeping, laundry and meals. The Hope Lodge does not provide medical care or treatment.