Check out our list of hotels that are within 2 miles of ASU’s Memorial Union.
Whether you’re in town visiting your ASU student, here to reminisce at an Alumni event, or looking to stay somewhere close to Arizona State University, Tempe boasts a great selection of hotel properties to choose from. With a mix of property types, including full service, limited service, suite properties and economy hotels, you’ll enjoy being close to campus while also discovering great food and attractions around every corner.
These hotel properties are perfect when you are visiting for ASU Family Weekend, Graduation, Move-in Week, Homecoming and so much more. Take full advantage of short commutes and public transportation to make visiting this college town a breeze.
100 E. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 642-6140
Known for lakeside views and its rooftop pool, AC Hotel Phoenix Tempe/Downtown is located just north of Downtown Tempe. You’ll have easy access to activities and events at Tempe Town Lake, and you’re across the street from Sun Devil Football Stadium (north entrance) and “A” Mountain. This hotel is also on the route of the new Tempe Streetcar.
951 E. Playa Del Norte Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 621-3300
Open your Marriott Rewards to something different in the Tempe area. This contemporary hotel is inviting and fun, with casual and cool amenities you wouldn’t expect for the business or leisure traveler. Guests are within walking distance of great food options, including Macayo’s Mexican Restaurant, In-N-Out and Monroe’s Hot Chicken at the new Watermark Tempe.
108 E. University Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 968-6800
Canopy Tempe Downtown is in the direct site lines to ASU Tempe Campus. Just a short jaunt to historic Old Main, Palm Walk and many ASU buildings, guests can enjoy this boutique hotel while benefiting from their Hilton Honor and Hilton Clean Stay programs. Discover award-winning cuisine at their full-service restaurant, Alter Ego. Don’t miss the rooftop pool and restaurant, Alibi, with panoramic views of the Superstition Mountains and South Mountain. Plan an awesome graduation party in one of their comfortable meeting rooms that feel more like a casual lounge, or hit their eastside terrace for an intimate experience with your family.
808 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 858-9898
This property offers large, spacious suites for you to enjoy during your visit. On-site laundry, easy grab-n-go breakfast and an airport shuttle make this property convenient for longer stays. You’ll also find they have a great fitness center and a huge outdoor pool with cabanas and lounge chairs so you can enjoy your visit even more.
225 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 967-9431
This southwestern-designed hotel has a charming lobby that is filled with artwork curated locally. Graduate Hotels are known for placing themselves adjacent to university campuses and for immersing themselves in campus culture through their hotel design. At the Graduate Tempe, check out the front desk as it has pages from Charles Darwin’s book “The Origins of Species,” in which an ASU professor actually discovered LUCY, the origin of man. You’ll also enjoy stand-out views of ASU Gammage, a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed theater across Apache Blvd.
1415 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 941-3441
We love a Hampton Inn for the waffles alone, but this property’s location is why visitors keep coming back time and time again. Located north of the 202 Red Mountain Freeway, Hampton Inn is nestled between neighboring cities, making it the perfect spot to explore the Phoenix area. Enjoy their climate-controlled pool and comfortable beds that will leave you refreshed for a day of fun.
601 E. 6th St., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 207-1578
This dual branded property, located just steps from ASU Tempe Campus, offers suites and standard studio rooms that are beautiful and comfortable. Their rooftop bar and pool give you great views of ASU Sun Devil Stadium and Desert Financial Stadium. Other modern amenities and a covered parking garage ensure a great stay when visiting Tempe.
1413 W. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 804-9544
Hyatt Place Tempe/Phoenix Airport offers spacious guest rooms with separate living areas, making it easy to stretch out for a few days and feel right at home. We also love all the modern amenities this hotel offers, such as a restaurant on site, a large pool and it is pet friendly! The proximity to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is an added bonus!
1333 S. Rural Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 968-3451
We’re obsessed with this hip hotel brand that has all the feels of a New York lounge mixed with a hint of vintage, all with modern amenities. You’re greeted at check-in with a welcome drink (alcoholic or non-alcoholic) and can chill in their spacious pool and lounge area. We love the proximity to Arizona State University, your favorite food chains, and even better, globally-inspired cuisines that can be found along Apache Blvd.
670 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 784-2233
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Phoenix-Tempe is conveniently located off major freeways and sits just north of campus near fast-casual and full-service restaurants, shopping at Tempe Marketplace and neighboring cities like Scottsdale and Phoenix. This property also offers an indoor and outdoor pool/spa year-round.
510 S. Forest Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 967-2300
The beautiful Residence Inn Tempe Downtown is located just east of Mill Avenue, next to Tempe City Hall. This property is perfect for extended stays if you’re moving your graduate in or out of campus, visiting for graduation or family weekend, or staying a bit longer while you visit destinations around Arizona. Check out their incredible lounge and spacious rooftop area with a state-of-the-art fitness center and pool with views of “A” Mountain and Sun Devil Stadium. Also, take advantage of this property’s on-site parking garage and airport shuttle. If you’re looking to explore nearby eateries, we suggest Postino Annex, Snooze A.M. Eatery and Cafetal Coffee Co.
1031 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 966-7202
Sleep Inn & Suites Tempe ASU Campus is located along Apache Blvd., known for its plethora of globally inspired cuisine, including Pakistani, Chinese and Mediterranean (your taste buds will thank you for choosing this hotel). You’ll also be within walking distance of several public transportation options, such as the Valley Metro Rail and Tempe Streetcar, that will take you all around campus and along Apache Blvd.
601 S. Ash Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 966-2800
Just west of Mill Avenue, you’ll find Sonesta Select Tempe Downtown. This hotel offers spacious rooms, a large pool area for a great day with the family and is close enough to the action of Mill Avenue restaurants and taverns. We love this hotel for its close proximity to just about everything.
1601 W. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 968-8222
This Marriott property offers spacious suites with on-site amenities that you’d expect to enjoy while on vacation, like a lovely outdoor pool, a complimentary airport shuttle and a fitness center. You’ll even find a wide variety of snack options in the lobby. Everything you need to make the most of what we can assume will be a very busy visit with your Sun Devil.
60 E. 5th St., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 894-1400
One of Tempe’s most iconic hotels, Tempe Missions Palms, is known for its palm tree-adorned exterior, relaxing rooftop pool that magically hides you from the sounds of a bustling city and access to the nearby restaurants on Mill Avenue. Guests can enjoy modern amenities and recently renovated rooms and lobby at this delightful property that make your stay most enjoyable.
1375 E. University Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 774-2500
The Tempest Hotel at ASU has a uniquely crafted aesthetic and is located near fun attractions and restaurants like McKinley Brewing Company. You’re also a short distance from shopping, dining and entertainment at nearby Tempe Marketplace.
11 E. 7th St., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 968-8885
Enjoy luxury and relaxation at The Westin Tempe. With the highest rooftop bar and pool in the East Valley, you’ll enjoy Arizona views from every angle. Guest rooms and suites are equipped with iconic Heavenly® Beds, so a full night’s rest will soon be in your future! This property also features three new restaurant options, from morning coffee to evening cocktails at the Skysill Rooftop Lounge.
511 S. Farmer Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (800) 528-1234
Vīb Tempe is a boutique Best Western brand, but it’s not your ordinary Best Western. From cool interiors to a rooftop lounge, this new hotel is located in the Farmer’s District just west of Downtown Tempe. Check out their onsite to-go restaurant, Cousins Maine Lobster, which you may recognize from the hit TV show Shark Tank! If lobster isn’t your style, check out the other food options nearby at Culinary Dropout at The Yard and The Lodge Sasquatch Kitchen.