Area Attractions

Our centrally-located hotel is perfectly positioned within walking distance of Arizona State University attractions like Sun Devil Stadium, Packard Stadium, and ASU Multi-Purpose Arena. We are mere moments from local restaurants and shopping at Mill Ave, and a short drive from exciting and unique attractions in Tempe. Need a guide? Our team can help you explore like a local.

Hyatt Place Tempe / Phoenix / University

601 E. 6th Street
Tempe, Arizona, United States, 85281



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ASU Stadium Walk Overpass
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ASU Stadium Exterior

Phoenix Zoo

Head on a memorable and informative journey into the animal kingdom at Phoenix Zoo, home to a diverse collection of animals worldwide. Explore habitats ranging from the African savanna to the rainforests of South America while engaging in educational exhibits and interactive experiences.

Desert Botanical Garden

Explore this captivating oasis spanning over 140 acres, featuring a stunning collection of desert plants worldwide. Stroll through winding trails, discover diverse cacti and succulents, and learn about the desert ecosystem through educational exhibits and events.

Tempe Town Lake

Enjoy a picturesque setting for recreational activities such as boating, kayaking, and paddleboarding. The lake's shoreline is dotted with parks, walking trails, and exciting events, making it a popular destination for locals and tourists seeking outdoor recreation and breathtaking vistas.

Tempe Center for The Arts

Step into a world of creativity and artistic expression; this vibrant cultural center boasts diverse concerts, exhibitions, and events. Watch contemporary dance to theater productions and visual art exhibits, participate in conversations with local artists, and admire the interesting displays.

Marquee Theater

Plan a visit to this iconic venue, celebrating Tempe's music scene for years and featuring an incredible mix of local and national bands. Enjoy live performances, from intimate concerts to high-energy shows. Let the music take center stage and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Tempe Beach Park

Tempe Beach Park is a renowned venue for a variety of vibrant festivals. From the energetic Summer Ends Music Festival featuring top bands to the family-friendly Tempe Town Lake Festival with its dazzling fireworks, the park's scenic backdrop adds a distinct charm to these community and music events.

Pangaea Land of the Dinosaur

Enjoy a prehistoric journey with life-sized animatronic dinosaurs and interactive exhibits about these ancient creatures. You can walk among the towering dinosaurs, dig for fossils, and learn fascinating facts about these ancient creatures.

Local Food + Drink

Pho Nhat

Relish delectable and authentic pho at this traditional Vietnamese restaurant. Try the famous rich beef, chicken broth, soft noodles, and fresh herbs. Pho Nhat Tempe offers a delightful dining experience for lovers of Vietnamese cuisine.

CASA Tempe

CASA Tempe is an upscale Mexican restaurant offering a unique dining experience with its beautiful decor and delectable Food. Savor tacos, enchiladas, and ceviche. Sip handcrafted cocktails and listen to live music.

University Attractions

Sun Devil Stadium

Home to the Arizona State University football team, Sun Devil Stadium is an iconic sports venue with a seating capacity of over 50,000. Marvel at the stadium's unique architecture and picturesque location and enjoy thrilling events here.

Palm Walk

Palm Walk in Tempe is a beautiful pedestrian pathway lined with towering palm trees offering a peaceful and scenic stroll. It is a major hub connecting numerous academic buildings on the Arizona State University campus. Enjoy a leisurely walk.

ASU Gammage Auditorium

Attend thrilling events like Broadway shows, concerts, and dance performances. With its cutting-edge amenities and diverse cultural programming, ASU Gammage Auditorium is a hub for creative achievement and community participation.

Desert Financial Arena

Just steps from the hotel, one of the nation's finest collegiate arena and the home for Sun Devil men's and women's basketball, as well as volleyball, wrestling, and gymnastics.

Mullett Arena

Formerly the ASU Multi-Purpose Arena, this arena is home to the Sun Devils men’s hockey team and hosts professional hockey games. Located in the heart of Tempe, Arizona on the ASU campus, within a 5-minute walk of our hotel, the arena hosts numerous concerts, indoor campus sporting events, including men’s wrestling, women’s hockey, and women’s gymnastics.

Novus Innovation Corridor

Right next to Arizona State University, Novus Innovation Corridor is the epicenter of research, entrepreneurship, and innovation. This mixed-use development spanning over 330 acres, is home to many residential, commercial, and educational spaces, public parks, and community amenities.

ASU Mona Plummer Aquatic Center

Experience unique aquatic charm at this famous attraction, offering swimming opportunities and exciting activities. Take a refreshing dip in the sparkling pools, perfect your technique in the lap lanes, or unwind in the inviting sunbathing areas.


ASU Art Museum

Explore modern displays inspired by art and creativity, from breathtaking paintings to captivating sculptures. Let the works of renowned artists transport you to new zones of the imagination. Whether you're a fan of art or simply seeking inspiration, the ASU Art Museum is a visual treat celebrating artistic expression.

Arizona Heritage Center

Discover Arizona's rich history featuring impressive exhibits highlighting different cultures. From Native American artifacts to exhibits on Arizona's mining and ranching industries, there's something for everyone to discover. Admire interactive displays, listen to enthralling stories, and learn about Arizona's heritage.


Arizona Mills Mall

Indulge in a delightful retail therapy at this renowned shopping destination featuring a diverse selection of stores, ranging from designer boutiques to popular brand outlets. Explore the newest fashion trends, look for one-of-a-kind treasures, or indulge in gastronomic delights at one of the various dining options.

Tempe Marketplace

Tempe Marketplace in Tempe, AZ, is an open-air shopping center buzzing with life and activity. Sip your refreshing cocktails while taking a stroll and shopping from your favorite brands. The lively complex boasts a diverse range of restaurants, and regular live entertainment, making it a go-to spot for shoppers, foodies, and entertainment seekers alike.

Scottsdale Fashion Square

Elevate your shopping experience with high-end brands at this prime shopping destination offering an assortment of luxury labels, from stylish boutiques to flagship stores. With its superb ambiance and sought collections, Scottsdale Fashion Square is a must-visit destination for shopping lovers and fashion enthusiasts.

Pet-Friendly Activities

Hayden Butte (“A” Mountain)

Experience spectacular natural beauty at Hayden Butte, known as "A" Mountain. Take a picturesque walk to the summit for panoramic views of Tempe and feel the refreshing breeze. Discover the famous "A" symbol representing Arizona State University. Whether you're seeking adventure or a moment of tranquility, Hayden Butte offers an unforgettable experience.

Papago Park

Enjoy a fun-filled time at this nature lovers' paradise. Stroll through winding trails and marvel at the desert's attractions, from unusual rock formations to vibrant flora and fauna. Visit the beautiful Desert Botanical Garden and be surrounded by the beauty of desert plants worldwide. Reconnect with nature and find peace amidst the scenic surroundings.