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Surprise Arizona Hotels & Motels

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The Surprise center is around 4 miles west of Surprise Stadium and 6 miles south of Speedworld Raceway.

According to legend, the founder of Surprise, Arizona, once remarked that, should it ever become a thriving town, he would be surprised. That's reportedly how this now bustling city got its unique name, and you'll be just as surprised when you arrive. It's home to nearly 120,000 people, which is a significant increase from its 30,000 population in 2000. People have been drawn to this part of The Grand Canyon State because of its beautiful surroundings and its affordable housing. However, it's also an excellent vacation destination, especially if you want to avoid the big cities like Phoenix and Tucson. More from this guide...

Surprise Hotels/Accommodations

Hilton Garden Inn Surprise Arizona
16601 North Stadium Way, Surprise, AZ 85374
  • 3-star hotel
  • Gym is available on property
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Surprise in Surprise
16540 North Bullard Ave., Surprise, AZ 85374
  • Economy Golf Course property
  • Comp. Breakfast
Hampton Inn & Suites Surprise
14783 West Grand Ave., Surprise, AZ 85374
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • Free breakfast available
Residence Inn by Marriott - Surprise
16418 North Bullard Ave., Surprise, AZ 85374
  • 3 star Golf Course property
  • 72 suites in property
  • Awesome vibe
  • Shopping close by
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Comfort Inn & Suites in Surprise
13337 West Grand Ave., Surprise, AZ 85374
  • Three Star hotel
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • Accessible parking
  • Most guests found problems with the furniture
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Windmill Suites in Surprise
12545 West Bell Rd., Surprise, AZ 85374
  • Midscale Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 3 meeting rooms
  • Most guests said the beds were comfortable
  • Dated decor
Quality Inn & Suites Surprise Phoenix - Surprise
16741 North Greasewood St., Surprise, AZ 85374
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • Hotel has 69 rooms
Days Inn & Suites Surprise in Surprise
12477 West Bell Rd., Surprise, AZ 85374
  • Economy Rural hotel
  • Fitness + Health Center
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Surprise - Surprise
12477 West Bell Rd., Surprise, AZ 85378
  • Economy hotel
Quality Inn & Suites Phoenix Nw Sun City - Youngtown
11201 Grand Ave., Youngtown, AZ 85363 ~9.14 miles east of Surprise
  • Low-priced Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has a green policy Learn more
  • Rooms need regular maintenance
  • Easily accessible by car, said 73%
Motel 6 Phoenix Sun City Youngtown - Youngtown
11133 Grand Ave., Youngtown, AZ 85363 ~9.20 miles east of Surprise
  • Economy hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
America Best Value Inn
8755 West Las Palmaritas, Peoria, AZ 85345 ~9.63 miles south of Surprise
  • 2 star property
The Wigwam - Litchfield Park
300 East Wigwam Blvd., Litchfield Park, AZ 85340 ~11.67 miles southeast of Surprise
  • Four star Suburban property
  • 69 suites in hotel
  • Breakfast is good
  • Almost all guests thought the view was good
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Woodspring Suites (Peoria) - Peoria
8949 West Sweetwater Ave., Peoria, AZ 85381 ~11.97 miles east of Surprise
  • Cheap Suburban property
  • 121 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Pillow had stains
  • Rooms could be cleaner
Days Hotel Peoria Glendale : 8955 West Grand Ave. Peoria Az 85345
8955 West Grand Ave. Peoria Az 85345, Peoria, AZ 85345 ~12.17 miles east of Surprise
  • Midscale Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 2 meeting rooms
Holiday Inn Express Peoria / Glendale
16771 North 84th Ave., Peoria, AZ 85382 ~12.30 miles east of Surprise
  • Mid-scale Rural hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
Comfort Suites Peoria Sports Complex
8473 West Paradise Lane, Peoria, AZ 85382 ~12.56 miles east of Surprise
  • Two star Suburban property
  • 79 suites in property
  • Very good business hotel
  • Bathroom could be optimized
Residence Inn by Marriott Phoenix Glendale / Peoria
8435 West Paradise Lane, Peoria, AZ 85382 ~12.58 miles east of Surprise
  • 3 star Suburban property
  • 90 suites in property
  • Bed was comfortable
  • Pool was not working
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Hampton Inn Peoria Glendale : 8408 West Paradise Lane
8408 West Paradise Lane, Peoria, AZ 85382 ~12.62 miles east of Surprise
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • 5 floors in hotel
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Cibola Vista Resort & Spa : 27501 North Lake Pleasant Pkwy.
27501 North Lake Pleasant Pkwy., Peoria, AZ 85383 ~12.77 miles northeast of Surprise
  • Three Star Resort property
  • Hotel has 200 suites
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La Quinta Inn & Suites Phoenix West / Peoria by Wyndham : 16321 North 83rd Ave.
16321 North 83rd Ave., Peoria, AZ 85382 ~12.79 miles east of Surprise
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 5 floors
  • WiFi system needs upgrading
  • Rooms are ok
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Residence Inn by Marriott Phoenix Goodyear in Goodyear
2020 North Litchfield Rd., Goodyear, AZ 85338 ~12.96 miles southeast of Surprise
  • Mid-scale Suburban property
  • Fitness + Health Center
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Ramada Glendale in Glendale
7885 West Arrowhead Town Center Dr., Glendale, AZ 85308 ~12.98 miles east of Surprise
  • 2 star Suburban property
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
Comfort Suites Goodyear
15575 West Roosevelt St., Goodyear, AZ 85338 ~12.99 miles south of Surprise
  • Mid-scale Rural property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Most guests found the staff to be very friendly
  • Could be quieter
The Hampton Inn & Suites
2000 North Litchfield Rd., Goodyear, AZ 85395 ~13.02 miles southeast of Surprise
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • 3 floors in hotel
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Bar Chart: Upcoming 20 Days of Surprise Hotel Rates

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Surprise, AZ discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Surprise hotel for each day and each star rating category.

After you check into your Surprise hotel, you'll want to get started on your itinerary. If you visit in the spring or summer, consider heading to Surprise Stadium to catch a baseball game. Eat nachos, sip sodas or beer, and cheer for the Kansas City Royals, who visit the stadium for their spring training. Night games prove particularly exciting because of the beautiful sky overhead.

Foodies should head to the Truman Ranch II, which is a working farm where visitors can pick their own citrus fruits. It's also a beautiful location with gardens, walking paths, and other attractions. There's a tasting table where you can bite into the fruit you've selected, and owner James Truman keeps his prices extremely affordable.

There are five golf courses in Surprise as well as several parks and other outdoor green spaces. You can visit the local theater to take in a movie or head downtown for a little retail therapy. In terms of nightlife, you'll find several bars and clubs where you can kick up your heels after the sun goes down.

Before you can partake in Surprise's surprises, however, you'll have to book a hotel room that meets your needs. Fortunately, you have several quality options from which to choose.

Best Time to Visit Surprise, AZ

The desert creates a unique environment all year long, which means that the best time to visit Surprise depends on your personal preferences. Tourist traffic increases throughout the summer, just like in most places, but summers are brutally hot in this corner of the country. If you don't tolerate dry heat well, you might want to avoid visiting Surprise between May and August.

A winter or spring vacation might make your visit more comfortable. Highs can range from the low 60s to the high 80s during this time, so pack accordingly. Light layers will help you stay comfortable no matter what the meteorologist predicts. Winter and spring will also welcome you with lower hotel prices thanks to the lowered demand for rooms.

Fall can also offer a good time to visit Surprise, though the chance of rain increases dramatically. Precipitation isn't as common in the desert as it is in other climates, but you might get rained out of your plans if you plan your vacation for autumn.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Surprise, AZ:

seasonality of hotel rates in Surprise

Surprise, AZ: Prices by Star Rating Class

Below we've posted 3 graphs illustrating avg. price patterns by star rating class in Surprise, AZ. Browse these charts to determine the best months to book in Surprise for any future trips.

Best Luxury Hotel Options in Surprise, AZ

4 Star Average Prices: $109.19

From its lakeside location to its traditional decor, the Windmill All Suites Surprise exudes luxury. Some rooms come with balconies from which you can enjoy the beautiful views, and all rooms come with flat-screen televisions, free high-speed wireless internet, microwaves, refrigerators, and sinks. You'll also get a large private bathroom with plush towels and premium toiletries. There are also designated pet suites that don't require an extra fee for your four-legged pal.

You can take a dip in the heated outdoor pool, work on your sore muscles in the outdoor spa, and borrow a book from the lending library if you feel like disappearing into an adventurous tale. You can also borrow board games at the front desk, work out in the fitness center, and enjoy a free hot breakfast each morning when you wake up.

Alternatively, book your room at the Comfort Inn & Suites in Surprise. It might not look like a luxury accommodation from the outside, but you'll find yourself pleasantly surprised by the amenities, perks, and comfort you'll find after you walk through the front doors. There's a beautiful sun deck from which you can absorb the surrounding beauty or lose yourself in a good book while sipping a glass of wine. You get free breakfast in the morning, a free daily newspaper, access to the guest laundry facilities, and free wireless internet access.

4 Star Hotel Prices in Surprise

Best Affordable Hotel Options in Surprise, AZ

3 Star Average Prices: $110.44

When you want to save a few bucks during your Surprise vacation, consider selecting a budget-friendly hotel. The Quality Inn & Suites of the Sun Cities, for instance, offers affordable prices, but it doesn't let you down when you want a few amenities to make your stay more special. For instance, you get a free newspaper every weekday so you can keep up with the latest national headlines, and there's free wireless internet access throughout the hotel. Plus, you can start each morning with a free hot breakfast and there's an indoor heated pool.

The rooms here are colorful and charming, with extra pillows so you can get the best night's sleep possible. The interior corridors make many guests feel safer, and you can store your valuables in the lobby's safe. While the rooms might seem a little small, they're perfectly sized for couples and families who want to stay in a clean, cozy room. The bathrooms are likewise clean and come with complimentary toiletries.

You might also want to consider the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Surprise. It's a three-star hotel with one-star rates, so you'll get the best of both worlds at this venue. The unique, modern fa├žade immediately sets it apart, but you'll like the interior even more. Amenities include a complimentary breakfast every morning, free coffee all day long in the lobby, two meeting rooms, a business center, free high-speed wireless internet, and a heated outdoor pool and spa. You can also work out in the fitness center if you feel like keeping up with your exercise routine.

Guest rooms and suites come with triple-sheeted beds, blackout curtains, refrigerators, microwaves, coffee makers, and flat-screen televisions. You can also book a suite if you're interested in a pull-out sofa and separate seating area. You'll love the contemporary design, comfortable beds, and spacious baths at this hotel.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Surprise

2 Star Average Prices: $83.89

2 Star Hotel Prices in Surprise

Surprise: Real Discounts

Most of the chain hotels in Surprise offer discounts to help make your vacation more affordable. For instance, the Hampton Inn and Comfort Inn & Suites both offer up to 15 percent discounts for senior citizens, AAA, or CAA members, and military personnel. You can also get a better rate if you're in town on a government contract.

Many hotels will discount their rates if you book in advance. This also gives you more time to plan your itinerary so you don't arrive without a plan.

Best Value Hotel Options in Surprise, AZ

When you want a harmonious balance between affordability and luxury, the Hampton Inn & Suites Phoenix-Surprise is the perfect hotel for you. Its amenities include a fitness center, pool, business center, coin laundry facility, and cribs and play pens. You can also enjoy your free hot breakfast every morning or grab complimentary beverages in the lobby at all hours of the day and night.

You can choose from several different types of rooms and suites at this hotel. You'll love the cozy, traditional decor, flat-screen television, comfortable armchair, and triple-sheeted beds. Accent pillows, premium toiletries, and blackout drapes just add to the package.

Plan Your Visit to the Wildlife World Zoo in Surprise, AZ

The Wildlife World Zoo combines three different types of venues into a single destination. It's part zoo, part aquarium, and part safari park, so you'll get plenty of value for your dollar at this zoo. It also offers unique exhibits that you won't find at other zoos, so don't miss this destination during your time in Surprise.

Start your visit at the baby animal nursery. Every week, new animals are born at the zoo, and they're kept on display in a special area. You can watch the staff members bottle-feed baby cheetahs or play with infant hyenas. Next, cool off in the small animals area, which is always air-conditioned. You'll get to see small monkeys and other mammals as they scamper about their enclosures.

Once you're ready to brave the heat again, head to the kangaroo walkabout. It's an up-close-and-personal encounter with these lovely creatures, and you might get to see a joey poke its head out from within its mother's pouch. You'll also want to see the endangered white rhino and the big cats.

At the aquarium, you'll find many different animals on display, from predators like the American alligator and the black tip reef shark to piranhas and eels. You can also get in line for the stingray touch tank, which always scores a big hit with the kids. There are also displays for sea lions and other creatures of the sea.

Now that you're ready to visit the Wildlife World Zoo and Surprise's other unique attractions, book your hotel and get ready for your next vacation.

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