Welcome to AC Hotel Phoenix Tempe/Downtown

Settle in for a refreshing stay at our Tempe, Arizona, hotel

Redefine your travel expectations when you reserve a room at AC Hotel Phoenix Tempe/Downtown. Our property's picturesque lakefront location sits near Arizona State University (ASU), Marquee Theatre and Desert Financial Arena. After a day of adventure in Tempe, AZ, unwind in an upscale room or suite boasting minimal design, complimentary Wi-Fi and plush bedding to keep you comfortable. Many of our pet-friendly accommodations also feature private balconies with serene lake views. Fuel up for a day downtown with a hearty breakfast at AC Kitchen. Visit AC Lounge in the evening for delicious tapas and cocktails. Head up to our rooftop pool for an invigorating swim and breathtaking views of Tempe. Or gaze at the downtown skyline from our modern fitness center. If you're planning an event near Mesa, our three meeting venues are perfect for business functions and social gatherings. Whether you're visiting Arizona for work or leisure, AC Hotel Phoenix Tempe/Downtown provides the peace and relaxation you deserve.

Rooms & Suites


Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 11:00 am

Minimum Age Required: 21

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Allowed

Pets allowed with stay fee $75.00. Service animals welcome with no fee.


Maximum pet weight: 40lbs


On-Site Parking

Daily: $16

At This Hotel

AC Hotel Fitness Center

Fitness Center
Bar stools at a bar with shelf of liquor bottles

The AC Lounge

Find a curated selection of small shareable plates and handcrafted cocktails at every AC Lounge.

Wall sconce between two pillows in an AC Hotels guest room

The AC Hotels Guest Room

At AC Hotels we've created a carefully considered hotel experience. Our guest rooms are thoughtfully designed to maximize openness and minimize clutter by placing details like outlets precisely where you want them.



AC Hotel Phoenix Tempe/Downtown

100 East Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, Arizona, USA, 85281

Tel: +1 480-642-6140
Distance from Property: 3.9 Miles
Phone Number: +1 602-273-3300
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Alternate Airport Transportation

Yellow Cab

Distance from Property: 25 Miles
Phone Number: +1 480-988-7600
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Distance from Property: 15 Miles
Phone Number: +1 480-312-2321
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Subway Station

Phoenix Metro Lightrail

Tempe Streetcar

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2021 AAA Best of Housekeeping Hotel
2021 AAA Best of Housekeeping Hotel
2021 Trip Advisor Travelers Choice Hotel
2021 Trip Advisor Travelers Choice Hotel

Property Details

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Credit Cards


Property has elevators

Languages spoken by staff:

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +1 480-642-6140

Accessible Hotel Features

Property has elevators

Self Operating lift or a sloped entry in hotel swimming pools

Service Animals are Welcome

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool

Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

On-Site Restaurants are Accessible

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers

Bathtub Grab Rails

Bathtub Seat

Close Caption TV

Flashing Door Knockers

Hearing Accessible Rooms and/or Kits

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

TTY/TTD Compatible

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Transfer Showers in Guest Rooms


Carbon Footprint : 18.15 kg per room night

Water Footprint : 310 liters per room night