GRADUATE TEMPE

225 East Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
3.5 Star Downtown Hotel in Maricopa County
33.4146-111.93655
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4.5/ 5

Based on 303 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool
  • Airport shuttle provided
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 15.9%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 140 rooms in property
  • Check-out: 11:00am
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.7/10

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King with City View
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen with City View
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen with Garden View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Bed Accessible Room with Garden View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Bed Standard Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesMany Of Our Campus View King Rooms Provide Guests with Direct Sights Of Asus Sun Devil Stadium
Non-Smoking
Check RatesMany Of Our Campus View Queen Queen Rooms Provide Guests with Direct Sights Of Asus Sun Devil Stadiu
Non-Smoking
Check RatesOur Garden View Queen Queen Rooms Provide Guests with Sights Of A Quiet Mid Century American
Non-Smoking
Check RatesOur Standard King Rooms Have A Private Patio That Is The Perfect Spot For Guests To Relax On Solair
Non-Smoking
Check RatesOur Standard Queen Queen Rooms Have A Private Patio That Is The Perfect Spot For Guests To
Non-Smoking
Check RatesQueen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesQueen Bed Garden View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard 2 Queen Guest Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard King Guest Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard King Guest Room (Accessible)
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Queens
Non-Smoking
Check RatesThese Handicapped Accessible Garden View King Rooms Provide Guests with Sights Of A
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Across the street from Arizona State University3 blocks from downtown Tempe2 miles from Phoenix Zoo2 miles from Botanical Gardens2 restaraunts on property1 mile Tempe Market Place1 Mile Movie Theater

Customer Reviews of Graduate Tempe

4.5 out of 5. Based on 303 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

You'll find us serendipitously situated across the street from Sun Devil central — the famed Arizona State University. We are also located within walking distance to all of the bustling Mill Avenue stops and shops, as well as the Tempe Town Lake action. You can take in “A” Mountain from your campus view room — after all, why not observe perfection from every angle.Here at Graduate Tempe we serve up two delicious dining spots, sure to please day and night. The laid back vibe of Tapacubo, our Mexican street food spot flows with signature leaded and unleaded margaritas perfectly paired with walking tacos and visiting food trucks are sure to satisfy every little hand crafted craving. The pool scene will add just the chill you're in town for!Check in and check out The Normal, where diner-chic meets mom's homemade favorites all under one cozy cool roof. From breakfast-all-day to homespun soups, share-worthy sandwiches, and tasty shakes — we're always up for serving up a little slice of virtue. Enjoy weekend brunch, a tasty business meeting or Founders' Day suds and classics, just let us know when you're coming.So whether you're dropping in for a show, showing off the alma mater or have a to-do here in town, we're here to make it memorable. Our warm, friendly and whip smart staff (#humblebrag) can guide you to and around Tempe's finest — so that you feel like a local, at home again – even if it's your first time here.Our rooms are ready for a night like you've never had before, where little moments of surprise and discovery will meet you down every corridor and around each corner.This is Graduate — get ready to be inspired.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00pm
Check Out:11:00am
Year of Last Renovation:2014
Floors:7
Rooms:140
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:140
Handicap Rooms:6
Suites:0
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:1
Meeting Space:1800 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 100 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:11AM-2AM
Pool Info:
Outdoor Pool and hot tub for hotel guests
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 Hour Cancellation Policy
Nightly Parking:comp
Typical Group Deposit:25%
Total Taxes:14.07%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 5.50%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
City Tax: 1.80%
Other Tax: 1.77% (County Tax)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$25.00 per night, 50 lbs maximum. One pet per room. 2nd floor only


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport4.2 miles away and approximately a 15 minute drive. Hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to/from airport from 6:00am - 10:00pm. Taxi's are about $18 to the airport.

Local Shuttle Info: Hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to/from airport and anywhere within 3 miles of the hotel from 6:00am - 10:00pm.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Breakfast is available at The Normal Diner, located on property. The Normal Diner serves farm-to-table american comfort food. Meals average $10.

Previously known as:
Graduate Hotels, Twin Palms Hotel

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Graduate Tempe

Rate fluctuations of Graduate Tempe

The chart above shows seasonality of prices for both group/meeting prices and the best individual traveler rates our rate checker could find at the time the group offer was submitted. The most competitive group/meeting discount shown is 45.1% in August 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $254 in the month of March 2016. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Graduate Tempe in a month when rates are lower.

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