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Downtown Tempe offers a wealth of cultural Tempe, AZ attractions and plenty of opportunities for recreation. As one of the most popular spots for a vacation, downtown Tempe offers a diverse selection of exciting opportunities for everyone to enjoy.

During your vacation, experience a Broadway show at Tempe's Frank Lloyd Wright designed theatre, or see an ASU football game. Golfers can find dry, sunny weather perfect for a day of golfing at one of Tempe's golf courses. For added excitement, climb a mini-mountain, kayak on Tempe Town Lake, or take a stroll under shady trees. Regroup and savor a meal at one of Tempe's numerous restaurants serving up local specialties.

Favorite Tempe, Arizona recreation opportunities include:

  • Golfing at Papago Golf Course or The Raven
  • 170 miles of dedicated bikeways
  • Bike paths along the Rio Salado and Papago Buttes
  • Hiking nearby "A" Mountain and Papago Park
  • Boating at Tempe Town Lake
  • Picnic and splash pad at Tempe Beach Park

In addition, Tempe Mission Palms is pleased to offer many on-site recreational amenities, including:

  • Rooftop swimming pool and hot tubs, with Cabana Grille serving casual faire and refreshing drinks
  • Fitness Center with the latest cardiovascular equipment by Precor and Matrix, strength training machines, and free weights

Nearby spa services, tee times, and restaurant reservations can be arranged via our concierge. Please dial (480) 317-1620.

Tempe Mission Palms is within walking distance to over 100 restaurants, shops, and bars on famous Mill Avenue.

Enjoy five miles of paths around Tempe Town Lake to bike, walk, or jog.

Tempe is Arizona's urban hotspot for business, attracting national corporations and private business development, alike.

Enjoy beautiful views of the entire Valley of the Sun from the top of "A Mountain," just a 20 minute hike from our front doors.

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