Residence Inn Tempe Downtown/University

510 South Forest Avenue

Tempe, Arizona 85281 USA

Phone:+1 480-967-2300

Fax:+1 480-967-1818

Services & Amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Car Rental

Grocery shopping service

Housekeeping service daily

Laundry on-site

Laundry on-site, coin operated

Mobility accessible rooms

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Valet dry-cleaning

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Luxury bedding - crisp linens, thicker mattresses, custom comforters, fluffier pillows
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Pull-out sofa bed

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable channel: ESPN
  • Cable channel: HBO
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV

Kitchen Amenities

  • Conventional oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave oven
  • Pots, pans, serving dishes
  • Refrigerator
  • Refrigerator with icemaker
  • Silverware
  • Stove
  • Table and chairs
  • Toaster

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: voice mail
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining Services

Sundry/Convenience store

Free Breakfast

Hot breakfast, complimentary

The Residence Inn Mix™

Join us at The Residence Inn Mix, a fun and relaxing way to unwind, socialize and connect. Three nights a week, we host different social events in our lobby or outdoor space. On Mondays, start your week off right with mingling and light bites by the fire. On Tuesdays, enjoy lively conversation accompanied by grilled goodness and cold beverages. And we Mix It Up on Wednesdays, giving you a taste of the local food scene with great food truck fare (guest purchases), local restaurant tastings or perfectly paired appetizer and beverage combinations.

Fitness & Recreation


Biking trail (3 miles)

Boating (1.1 miles)

Bowling (5 miles)

Hiking (3 miles)

Horseback riding (40 miles)

Jogging/fitness trail (1 mile)

Kayaking (1.1 miles)

Mountain biking, trail (3 miles)

Miniature golf (5 miles)

Sailing (1.1 miles)

Sauna (4 miles)

Nature preserve, trail (2 miles)

Rock climbing (5 miles)

Bike rentals (1 mile)


On Site Fitness Center


Outdoor Rooftop pool



Ken McDonald Golf Course (6 miles)

Ken McDonald Golf Course

Rolling Hills Golf Course (1.6 miles)

Rolling Hills Golf Course

Raven Golf Club - Phoenix (7 miles)

Raven Golf Course

ASU Karsten Golf Course (1 mile)

ASU Karsten

Local Attractions

Arizona State University

University Drive

0.1 miles S from Hotel

Downtown Tempe

Mill Ave.

0.1 miles W from Hotel

Tempe Center for the Arts

700 W Rio Salado Pkwy.

1.3 miles NW from Hotel

A Mountain/Hayden Butte Preserve

0.1 miles N from Hotel

Sun Devil Stadium

500 E Veterans Way

0.1 miles E from Hotel

Gammage Auditorium

1200 S Forest Ave

0.3 miles S from Hotel

Tempe Town Lake/Tempe Beach Park

0.7 miles SW from Hotel

Marquee Theater

730 N Mill Ave

1.4 miles N from Hotel

Desert Botanical Garden

1201 N Galvin Pkwy

3.5 miles N from Hotel

Phoenix Zoo

1201 N Galvin Pkwy

2.9 miles N from Hotel

Wells Fargo Arena

600 E Veterans Way

0.1 miles E from Hotel

Tempe Diablo Stadium

2200 West Alameda Drive

4.5 miles N from Hotel

Karsten Golf Course

1125 W Rio Salado Pkwy

1.3 miles NE from Hotel

Packard Stadium

400 S. Rural Rd.

1 mile NE from hotel

Sea Life Arizona

5000 S. Arizona Mills Cir.

3 miles SW from Hotel

Tempe Historical Museum

809 East Southern Ave

3.2 miles S from Hotel

Tempe Marketplace

2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy.

2.4 miles E from Hotel

Scottsdales Entertainment District & Fashion Square

Old Town Scottsdale

5.4 miles from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)


Airport Phone: +1 602-273-3300

Hotel direction: 6.6 miles SE

  • Airport shuttle service, on request, complimentary Mon-Sun: 05:30 AM - 09:30 PM Shuttle Phone: +1 480 9672300
  • Estimated taxi fare: 12 USD (one way)
  • Bus service, fee: 6 USD (one way)
Visit PHX airport website
Driving directions

Travel 0.9 miles east on East Sky Harbor Boulevard. Make a slight left and continue another 0.7 miles. Keep right at the fork in the road and follow signs for Priest Drive/​Center Parkway. Travel 0.5 miles to North Priest Drive and turn right. Travel 0.5 miles to West Rio Salado Parkway and turn left. Travel 1.2 miles and merge right onto South Ash Avenue. Travel 0.3 miles to West 5th Street and turn left. The hotel will be 0.3 mile on the right.

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA)


Airport Phone: +1 480-988-7600

Hotel direction: 23.6 miles NW

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Bus service, fee: 6 USD (one way)
Visit AZA airport website
Driving directions

Travel north on South Sossaman Road toward East Tahoe Avenue. Travel 1.2 miles to East Ray Road and turn left. Travel 0.4 miles and take the third right onto South Power Road. Travel 0.4 miles and turn right onto the AZ-202 East ramp. Travel 0.5 miles and merge onto AZ-202. Travel 4.9 miles to exit 30B toward US-60 West/​Phoenix. Travel 1.5 miles and merge onto US-60 West. Travel 15.7 miles to exit 173 for Mill Avenue toward Arizona State University. Travel 0.3 miles to South Mill Avenue and turn right. Travel 2.1 miles. Turn left to stay on South Mill Avenue. Travel 0.7 miles to East 5th Street and turn right. The hotel will be 0.3 mile on the right.

Business Services

Copy service

Fax service

Overnight delivery/pickup


For more information call the general manager of the hotel.

Accessible guest rooms have a 32 inch wide opening Adjustable height hand-held shower wand Bathroom vanity in guest rooms for disabled person height Bathtub grab bars Bathtub seat Business center entrance Closed-caption TV Fitness center entrance Flashing door knocker available for disabled person Grab bars in bathroom Hotel has on site accessible self-parking Lowered deadbolt in guest room for disabled persons height (in feet) Lowered electrical outlets Lowered night guards on guest room doors Main entrance Meeting spaces No transfer showers available Pathway to registration desk Peephole in guest room for disabled person height (in ft) Pool entrances Registration desk Route to accessible guest rooms is accessible Self-operating lifts or sloped entry Service animals allowed for persons with disabilities TTY/TTD compatible Telephone for hearing impaired Toilet seat in guest rooms for disabled person roll-in shower Property has elevators

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Residence Inn® by Marriott® Tempe Downtown/University