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Find Hotels near Arizona State University Tempe Campus

Check out our list of hotels that are within 2 miles of ASU’s Memorial Union, also known as the heart and soul of ASU’s Tempe Campus.

Whether you’re in town visiting your ASU student, here to reminisce at an Alumni event, or looking to stay somewhere close to the 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 Graduation, ASU Move-in Week, ASU Homecoming Games and so much more. Take full advantage of short commutes and public transportation to make visiting this college town a breeze.  

AC Hotel Phoenix Tempe/Downtown

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 and “A” Mountain. The hotel also happens to be on the route of the brand new Tempe Streetcar, opening May 2022.  

AC-Hotel-Phoenix-Tempe-Downtown-Pool-Monica-Ortega
AC Hotel Phoenix Tempe Downtown. Photo Credit: @Monicagoesshow

Aloft Tempe

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.

aloft Tempe exterior
Aloft Tempe

Canopy by Hilton Tempe Downtown

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, on the 14th floor 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.

Canopy by Hilton: Tempe, AZ photographed by Stephen Denton in June 2020
Canopy by Hilton: Tempe, AZ photographed by Stephen Denton

Comfort Inn & Suites Tempe Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport

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.

Comfort Inn Suites Tempe Guest Room
Comfort Inn & Suites Tempe Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport

Graduate Tempe

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; they are also known 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.

Graduate Tempe Lobby
Graduate Tempe

Hampton Inn & Suites Phoenix Tempe

1415 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 941-3441 

We love a Hampton for the waffles alone, but this property has easy access to neighboring cities as it sits just north of the 202 Red Mountain Freeway, making it a breeze to explore the Phoenix area. Enjoy their climate-controlled pool and comfortable beds, and wake up refreshed for a day of fun.

The Hampton Inn & Suites Phoenix Tempe
The Hampton Inn & Suites Phoenix Tempe

Hyatt House Tempe / Phoenix / University
Hyatt Place Tempe / Phoenix / University

601 E. 6th St., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 207-1578 

This dual branded property offers suite options as well as standard studio rooms that are beautiful, comfortable and in the heart of ASU Tempe Campus. We love their rooftop bar and pool that give you great views of the city. Other modern amenities and a covered parking garage ensure a great stay when you’re visiting Tempe. 

Hyatt House Tempe/Phoenix:University rooftop pool
Hyatt House Tempe/Phoenix/University

Hyatt Place Tempe/Phoenix Airport

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!

Hyatt Place Tempe Phoenix Airport Lobby
Hyatt Place Tempe/Phoenix Airport

MOXY Phoenix Tempe/ASU Area

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.

Moxy Tempe bar
MOXY Phoenix Tempe/ASU Area

Phoenix Tempe Inn Tempe Town Lake

670 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 784-2233 

Phoenix Tempe Inn Tempe Town Lake is conveniently located off major freeways and is north of campus near fast-casual and full-service restaurants, shopping at Tempe Marketplace and is near neighboring cities like Scottsdale and Phoenix. This property also offers an indoor and outdoor pool/spa year-round.

Best Western Inn of Tempe ASU Lobby
Phoenix Tempe Inn

Residence Inn Tempe Downtown/University

510 S. Forest Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 967-2300 

Located just east of Mill Avenue, next to Tempe City Hall, is the beautiful Residence Inn Tempe Downtown. Enjoy the incredible lounge for meeting up with your favorite Sun Devil, a quick jaunt to local favorite spots like Postino Annex, Snooze AM Eatery and Cafetal Coffee Co., and a spacious rooftop area with a state-of-the-art fitness center and pool with views of “A” Mountain and Sun Devil Stadium. 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. There’s an on-site parking garage and an airport shuttle at this property.

Residence Inn Tempe DowntownUniversity by Marriott pool
Residence Inn Tempe Downtown University by Marriott

Sleep Inn & Suites Tempe ASU Campus

1031 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281 | (480) 966-7202 

Apache Blvd. Is known for its plethora of globally inspired cuisine, from Pakistani to Chinese and Mediterranean, so your taste buds will thank you for choosing this hotel for your visit. You’ll also be within walking distance to the nearest Valley Metro Light Rail station and the Tempe Street Car to take you all around campus and along Apache Blvd. 

Holiday Inn Express Tempe Pool on Apache
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Phoenix Tempe – University

Sonesta Select Tempe Downtown

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.

Courtyard Tempe Downtown Pool
Sonesta Select Tempe Downtown

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Phoenix/Tempe-Airport

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. 

SpringHill Suites Phoenix Tempe Airport Exterior
SpringHill Suites by Marriott Phoenix/Tempe-Airport

Tempe Mission Palms Hotel

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 incredible access to the nearby restaurants, bars and taverns on Mill Avenue. Guests can enjoy modern amenities and recently renovated rooms and lobby at this delightful property that make your stay most enjoyable.

Tempe Mission Palms Pool
Tempe Mission Palms Hotel

The Tempest Hotel at ASU

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.

The Tempest Hotel at ASU
The Tempest Hotel at ASU

The Westin Tempe

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 located on the 18th floor, you’ll be enjoying 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.

The Westin Tempe
The Westin Tempe

Vīb Tempe

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.

Vib Tempe Lobby
Vīb Tempe
Written Amy Griglak

Originally from California, Amy loves to travel, go for walks, read all kinds of books, enjoys all things Harry Potter, drink caramel macchiatos and explore new places and old favorites with her husband and two kiddos.