Graduate Tempe Hotel

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225 East Apache Boulevard, Tempe, United States, 85281  show map
 3 stars
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Graduate Tempe Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 7 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Overview

Graduate Tempe is a 7-story hotel in Tempe within short distance of Papago Park, Arizona Historical Society Museum and Tempe Historical Museum.

The city center is 30 minute walking distance from the hotel.

Graduate Tempe Hotel lies within 10 minutes’ drive to Sky Harbor Intl airport.

Rooms

Graduate Tempe Hotel provides 140 guestrooms appointed with climate control, an in-room safe, flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi and an iron with ironing board for a pleasant stay in Tempe. Graduate Tempe Hotel offers rooms with the garden view. They feature bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Every day a tasty breakfast is served in the chic dining room. The onsite restaurant specializes in Mexican cuisine. Serving both food and drinks, iHop and Vine Tavern & Eatery are situated around 100 meters from the property.

Services

The hotel also offers bicycles and cars for rent.

Relax

The beach facilities include outdoor chaise lounges and umbrellas.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 7 per day.

Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   140.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden area

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Graduate Tempe Hotel Tempe location
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Hotel Address:

225 East Apache Boulevard, Tempe, United States, 85281

Get directions
City Center
  • Tempe
    1.6 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • iHop (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
  • Chuckbox Restaurant (cuisine: American)
    2800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Rooms and availability

Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds
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How to reach hotel

hotel Graduate Tempe Hotel Tempe location
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Hotel Address:

225 East Apache Boulevard, Tempe, United States, 85281

Get directions
City Center
  • Tempe
    1.6 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • iHop (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
  • Chuckbox Restaurant (cuisine: American)
    2800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Graduate Tempe Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Tempe Arts Center - 1.4 mi
  • Rio Lago Cruise - 1.4 mi
  • Marquee - 1.6 mi

Popular areas

  • City Center - 1.5 mi

Places of interest

Sport related

Shopping areas

Monuments and Landmarks

Historical sites

  • Tempe City Hall - 4000 ft
  • Hackett House - 4300 ft

Stadiums

Museums

  • Arizona State University Art Museum - 2000 ft
  • Arizona State University Museum of Anthropology - 2000 ft
  • Tempe Historical Museum - 1.6 mi
  • Arizona Historical Society - 2.0 mi
  • Petersen House Museum - 2.0 mi

Parks

Universities, Institutes

  • Collins College - 1.4 mi
  • Cook College and Theological - 1.7 mi
  • Rio Salado College - 2.1 mi

Theaters

  • Tempe Little Theatre - 3700 ft

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Tempe St Luke's Hospital - 1400 ft

Public parking

Local attractions

  • Tempe Beach Park - 1.2 mi
    620 North Mill Avenue, Tempe
  • Arizona Historical Society Museum - Marley Center - 2.6 mi
    Papago Park, Tempe
  • SEA LIFE Aquarium - 2.7 mi
    5000 Arizona Mills Circle, Ste 145, Tempe
  • Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting - 2.5 mi
    6101 E. Van Buren Street, Phoenix
  • Papago Park - 2.7 mi
    625 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix

Near the hotel

  • Grady Gammage Auditorium - 1300 ft
    Apache Blvd. at Mill Ave., Phoenix
  • The Arboretum at Arizona State University - 2800 ft
    556 S Packard Dr, Tempe
  • The Splash Playground - 4200 ft
    31 East Fifth Street, Tempe
  • Arizona State University Art Museum - 2100 ft
    Mill Avenue and 10th Street, Tempe
  • ASU Art Museum - 3400 ft
    In the Nelson Fine Arts Center, Phoenix

Restaurants nearby

  • iHop - 300 ft

    Address: 225 E Apache Blvd
    Phone: (480) 894-9220

    62% likes this, based on 16 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Vine Tavern & Eatery - 2800 ft

    Address: 801 E Apache Blvd
    Phone: 480-894-2662

    54% likes this, based on 19 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Pita Pit - 2800 ft

    Address: 120 E University Dr
    Phone: (480) 446-7482

    73% likes this, based on 14 reviews
    Cuisine: Greek

  • Chuckbox Restaurant - 2800 ft

    Address: 202 E University Dr
    Phone: (480) 968-4712

    76% likes this, based on 39 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 21

  • Restaurant Mexico - 2800 ft

    Address: 423 S Mill Ave
    Phone: (480) 967-3280

    78% likes this, based on 40 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican
    Price Range: USD 3 - USD 22

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    140
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Graduate Tempe Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Graduate Tempe

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 12 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Family with children
    6.6

    Location to ASU

    Shower did not work right and had to change rooms because the bathroom got flooded. No chairs on balcony. Limited television stations. One station had no sound. Nothing to do at the hotel.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Beds were comfortable.

    The bathtub was peeling and had been patched several times. Looked unsightly.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Across the street from ASU. Next to the Gammage Theater and close enough to walk to restaurants, shops and hike up "A" mountain.

  • Family with children
    6.6

    Bed was comfortable. Convenient to asu.

    Internet access did not work - spent 45 minutes on the phone with tech support who could not get me connected. Also, ridiculously loud street noise. Also, very loud ac noise that clicked on and off all night.

  • Family with children
    5.0

    shuttle service and drivers were very nice

  • Single
    7.4

    The staff was very friendly and efficient, and the room and corridors were well-maintained, although here's a bit of wear and tear on the old Ho-Jo'S.The shuttle to the airport went very well and there's easy access to the asu campus. Zoe, the manager-entertainer-bartender, was very pleasant and informative about the area.

    One really needs an automobile to get around, and what public transportation there is isn't very informative.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Although the building is past it's prime, it's kept clean and repaired.

  • Single
    6.2

    It is right next to the ASU campus. All rooms have a balcony. Nice patio/garden by the pool and under the orange trees, which were in full bloom in March. Complementary shuttle from airport and within a 3 mile radius.

    The decor is institutional at best and a bit run down. It is not that it isn't clean but perhaps they overdo the Febreeze. There is no kitchen in the hotel, so you have to order from IHOP if you want breakfast. You need to pay for wireless internet in your room.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    Very nice and helpful front desk staff; I like the setup of the desk in the room, power outlets, and in-room coffee.

How to reach hotel

hotel Graduate Tempe Hotel Tempe location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

225 East Apache Boulevard, Tempe, United States, 85281

Get directions
City Center
  • Tempe
    1.6 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • iHop (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
  • Chuckbox Restaurant (cuisine: American)
    2800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    140