10 Best Hotels near University of Phoenix Stadium: Where to Stay in Phoenix

February in Phoenix has brought winter visitors, warmer daytime temps, and of course, one of the most-watched sports events in the world: the Super Bowl. 

If you're goal is to stay as close to University of Phoenix Stadium as possible, book your room at the Hampton Inn & Suites Westgate, located a short walk from the stadium. Not only is the hotel clean, comfortable, and affordable, it's also within walking distance to many restaurants and shopping.

The 274-room Renaissance Hotel and Spa in Glendale is an excellent option for travelers seeking some much-needed r&r. The sprawling hotel has an excellent spa,  sauna, an indoor swimming pool, a whirlpool, and a fitness gym. Business travelers will appreciate the well-equipped business center and plentiful meeting room space.

Looking for a unique place to stay? Treat yourself to a stay at the Wigwam Golf Resort and Spa, one of the most historic resorts in Phoenix. The Southwestern-style casitas, farm-to-table fine dining options, and Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa are just some of the perks of staying at this west side gem.


Extended Stay America Phoenix-Peoria is designed specifically for people who need more than just a room while away from home. In addition to the comfortable recliner and large work desk, the oversized studio suites feature a kitchen that allows you to prepare meals at your convenience. As a guest of Extended Stay America, you receive complementary movie channels, free local phone calls, voice-mail, and a two-line phone with a computer dataport. Guests also have access to a 24-hour, coin-operated laundry facility. Weekly housekeeping ensures that you have fresh linens throughout your stay. Pet Policy- One pet per room is allowed. A $25 USD cleaning fee will be charged per night, not to exceed $150 USD. This charge will be applied at check-in. Rates are based on double occupancy. Charges for extra adults may apply and will be due directly to the hotel.

The La Quinta Inn and Suites is a short drive from the Peoria Sports Complex, Arrowhead Towne Center Mall, University of Phoenix Stadium and the Arena. The hotel is also convenient to restaurants and shopping. There are 113 guest rooms with free Wi-Fi, LCD televisions, coffee makers, ironing equipment, alarm clocks and dataport phones with voicemail features. Other amenities include meeting facilities, a fitness gym and a private courtyard with a spa tub and a swimming pool. The hotel also offers complimentary on-site vehicle parking and a free daily complimentary breakfast buffet. A good deal if you need to stay in northwest Phoenix on a budget.

The Hampton Inn & Suites Phoenix Glendale - Westgate is within walking distance to the University of Phoenix Stadium, Westgate City Center and the Tanger Outlet mall. The hotel has 149 modern guest rooms and suites with free high-speed Internet connections, LCD televisions, coffee makers, work areas, ironing equipment and dataport phones with voicemail features. Need to relax or catch up on work? There is an outdoor swimming pool, a spa tub, a fitness gym, a 24-hour business center, meeting rooms, laundry facilities and a convenience store. Complimentary treats include area shuttle services, a daily breakfast and wireless Internet access.


The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suite is located north University of Phoenix Stadium in the Phoenix suburb of Peoria. The hotel is also convenient to the Arena, Peoria Sports Complex, Lake Pleasant Regional Park and the Luke Air Force Base. Downtown Phoenix is about 20 miles away. The hotel has 98 guest rooms and 16 suites at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites with free wireless Internet connections, premium cable, work areas, ironing equipment, kitchen appliances and direct-dial phones. Private bathrooms have bathtubs and hair dryers. Sofa beds are available in select units. Need to work on the road? There is a business center and meeting/event facilities. Guests are served with a complimentary breakfast at the Breakfast Bar.

The SpringHill Suites Phoenix Glendale/Peoria is convenient to many of Phoenix's west side attractions, including the University of Phoenix Stadium, Westgate City Center, Cricket Pavillion, Peoria Sports Complex, the Phoenix International Raceway and the Wildlife World Zoo. The Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is about 25 miles from the hotel. There are 88 spacious suites complete with kitchen facilities, free wireless Internet connections, LCD televisions, sofa beds, work areas, ironing equipment, pillow-top mattresses and telephones. Private bathrooms come equipped with hair dryers and shower/tub combinations. For business travelers, there is a business center with fax and copy services. There is also an outdoor heated swimming pool, a whirlpool, a 24-hour fitness gym, vending machines and coin-operated laundry facilities. A complimentary breakfast buffet is served every day.

Hampton Inn Phoenix/Glendale/Peoria

The Hampton Inn Peoria is located conveniently in a hub of shopping, dining, and recreation in Phoenix's busy northwest district. The hotel is a short drive from the University of Phoenix Stadium, Phoenix International Raceway and the Arena. There are 112 guest rooms and suites with all the basics and more: free Wi-Fi, flat panel TVS, premium cable channels, and dataport phones with voicemail features. Some rooms come equipped with sofa beds and whirlpool bathtubs. You can also take a dip in the outdoor swimming pool or enjoy a workout in the fitness room. Other amenities include business services, meeting/event rooms, coin-operated laundry facilities, a convenience store and elevators. A complimentary breakfast is served every day.

The Staybridge Suites Phoenix/Glendale is close to major west side attractions like the University of Phoenix Stadium, Arena, Peoria Sports Complex, and the Phoenix International Raceway. The Sky Harbor International Airport is situated 17 miles from the hotel. There are 116 suites at the Staybridge Suites. These are well-appointed with full kitchens, wireless Internet connections, cable televisions, ironing equipment, work areas, sofa beds and telephones with free local calls. Private bathrooms come equipped with hair dryers, hampers and bathtubs. For leisure, guests can enjoy the outdoor swimming pool and a fitness gym. Other amenities include a sports court, barbecue grills, a business center, a meeting room, a car rental desk and laundry/dry cleaning facilities. Guests are served with a complimentary breakfast buffet daily.

The Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa is located near the University of Phoenix Stadium, Phoenix International Speedway, Peoria Sports Complex, Lake Pleasant and the Wildlife World Zoo. The sprawling resort complex has 274 guest rooms and 46 suites. Rooms come equipped with wireless Internet connections, kitchen facilities, cable televisions, iPod docks, pillow-top mattresses, work areas, telephones and ironing equipment. Sofa beds and whirlpool bathtubs can be found in suites. Need to kick back and relax? The hotel has spa services, a sauna, an indoor swimming pool, a whirlpool and a fitness gym. There is also a business center, 17 meeting rooms, concierge services, an ATM, laundry facilities, a restaurant and a bar.

The Courtyard by Marriott Phoenix West/Avondale is just a short drive away from the University of Phoenix Stadium, spring training ballparks, the Phoenix International Raceway, and Arena. There are 127 spacious rooms with modern furnishings, free Wi-Fi, flat screen TVs, and free newspaper. Need to work on the go? There is a business center with fax, copy and Internet services. Other on-site amenities include a mini-market, a lounge bar area and a cafe. A hot buffet breakfast is served in the morning. The hotel is also located less than a mile from the Westgate City Center entertainment complex and shopping at the Tanger Outlets.


This historic hotel resort, located in Phoenix's westside in the community of Litchfield Park, offer a private and luxurious getaway. Rose gardens and citrus trees surround the Wigwam Resort and the traditional Territorial Adobe architecture harken back to the region's Old West and Spanish roots. The property has 331 spacious and private guest casitas, all with a personal or patio or terrace with views of the golf course, gardens or pool. Wood furnishings and Southwestern pottery fill the rooms with Western charm. All rooms feature wireless internet and advanced Incentient touchscreens, which provide guests with instant access to concierge services and resort event information.


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