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    Graduate Tempe

    225 E Apache Blvd, Tempe, AZ 85281-6757
    (480) 967-9431
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    1 - 5 of 396 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I had an excellent stay. Staff were friendly without 'fussing'. Rooms were clean and comfortable. You had the option to forgo room cleaning to get a $5 coupon for the bar. Great idea. Beautiful, comfortable outdoor seating with gas fires. Also seating around the pool...More

    Thank Callie B
    Response from GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate TempeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Callie B, We appreciate you taking a moment to share your detailed review with us. From our comfortable and spacious accommodations to the delectable Southwestern offerings at The Normal Diner, it sounds as though your time at Graduate Tempe was nothing short of extraordinary....More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    From the airport pick-up to the friendly wave good-bye from hotel staff, The Graduate Tempe was hands down a wonderful experience. The rooms were uniquely decorated to reflect an era of fun and the beds were comfortable. Our room had a small balcony that looked...More

    Thank trish2teach
    Response from GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate TempeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear trish2teach, It was a pleasure reading such a wonderful review. From delectable breakfast offerings that you experienced at The Normal Diner to the exceptional service that you received at Tapacubo, it sounds as though your time with us was nothing short of unforgettable. While...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2017

    My best guess is that they hired the cheapest (presumably college-age) designers to create an "ironic & low cost" hotel chain. The place is filled with Goodwill-collected scrap art and kitsch (like American Flag throw blankets, someone's dead grandmother's paint-by-numbers framed wall art, and furniture...More

    2  Thank Josh G
    Response from GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate TempeResponded 8 November 2017

    Dear Josh G, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us. We’re thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our comfortable mattresses and pristine accommodations. However, we regret that you were dissatisfied with our décor and the speed of our Wi-Fi. It...More

    Reviewed 22 October 2017

    This is a perfect location for the ASU graduation or any visit to the beautiful campus across the street. Small but clean, comfortable room. Friendly staff, good bar. Good diner for breakfast next door.More

    Thank daetime
    Response from GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate TempeResponded 25 October 2017

    Dear daetime, We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts with us. From our convenient location near the university’s campus to the savory breakfast offerings of The Normal Diner, it sounds as though you truly enjoyed your time at Graduate Tempe. It was...More

    Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

    I was very disappointed I could not use the ASU gym. I was told all of the passes were out. They have 4. I waited, did cardio in the hotel gym, checked back, waited outside trying not to accost anyone who looked remotely like they...More

    Thank Sydeye
    Response from GraduateGM, General Manager at Graduate TempeResponded 25 October 2017

    Dear Sydeye, Thank you for sharing your valuable feedback with us. We regret to hear that you were unable to utilize the university’s gym throughout your time in Tempe. It is our goal to provide our guests with every available opportunity during their visit, and...More

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    22 May 2017|
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    Response from ottawa198 | Reviewed this property |
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    Response from black325 | Reviewed this property |
    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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    Response from M-Barky | Property representative |
    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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