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    Graduate Tempe

    225 E Apache Blvd, Tempe, AZ 85281-6757
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    Reviewed 15 September 2016

    Friendly staff, clean rooms - I did like the campus view in the top level. I also got a voucher for the nearby gym at the campus. Breakfast at the nearby restaurant. Parking is free. Room keys have a funny design ;-)More

    Thank Michael T
    Response from GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate TempeResponded 20 September 2016

    Dear Michael T, Thank you for your review. It’s great to hear that you had the chance to capture the sweeping views from Tapacubo. It sounds like your stay was excellent from the start and we hope your travels bring you back someday soon. Sincerely,...More

    Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

    This hotel was really kool. I loved the furnishings. They had an american flag throw blanket on the bed. Also there in July the air was cold cold cold!!! A very important detail for a Phoenix hotel in July...

    Thank BradTolar
    Response from GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate TempeResponded 13 September 2016

    Dear BradTolar, Thank you for your review. We’re thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our unique décor and found comfort in your air-conditioned guest room. We hope your travels bring you back someday soon. Sincerely, Trent Collicott General Manager

    Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

    This was just serendipitous for me. Really worried what I would find here but it was really wonderful and exceeded expectations on every count. Spotlessly clean (really) fluffy pillows 70s kitsch decor- very unusual and cute. The smoke alarm was chirping and needed batteries and...More

    Thank wannaseetheworldlt
    Response from GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate TempeResponded 8 September 2016

    Dear wannaseetheworldlt, Thank you for sharing your experience. We’re thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded in every way while staying with us at Graduate Tempe. It has been a pleasure to host you and we look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Trent...More

    Reviewed 19 August 2016

    I stayed here several years ago when it was the Twin Palms. The renovations were a major upgrade. I am staying in the standard king, first floor. Little to no noise. Comfortable bed. The room is a bit small, but it is just me. However,...More

    1  Thank ssminey79
    Response from GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate TempeResponded 23 August 2016

    Dear ssminey79, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. We’re thrilled our updates have provided you with a good night’s rest in our comfortable, quiet accommodations. We regret certain aspects of your room did not exceed your expectations but appreciate your feedback....More

    Reviewed 14 August 2016

    I came to the Graduate so I could be near campus for my orientation. You can't get any closer! Staff was friendly and helpful. They have the option to refuse room service in exchange for a $5 food voucher! Creative decor!More

    Thank Sharon J
    Response from GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate TempeResponded 17 August 2016

    Dear Sharon J, We appreciate your review. It’s great to hear our team provided excellent service and that you were impressed with our collegiate décor. We’re thrilled our location made it convenient for orientation and hope to welcome you back someday soon. Sincerely, Trent Collicott...More

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    I see someone else answered about the fact that you have to pay for parking. It is a small lot and they give you a tag for your car. We even observed an employee checking the cars. This is probably due to the proximity to... More
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    Not only is our airport shuttle complimentary, we'll take you around town within a three mile distance of the hotel! We also have a beautiful heated pool, fun hot tub and a roof top reception area. We have bikes you can... More
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