Explore the top things to do in Phoenix, Tempe, and Scottsdale

Situated near downtown Tempe and Old Town Scottsdale, the Country Inn & Suites, Phoenix Airport offers hotel rooms just minutes from the area’s best things to do. Root for the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field, or see animals up close with a visit to the Phoenix Zoo. Spectators can take in all sorts of sporting events at Arizona State University, less than three miles away. Want to catch a show while you’re in town? ASU Gammage and Footprint Center (formerly Talking Stick Resort Arena) both offer the biggest names in live entertainment just minutes from our hotel.

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Arizona Mills

2.88 mi / 4.63 km from the hotel
Browse the racks at this outlet mall to find deals on name-brand clothing, shoes, and accessories. With more than 185 stores and a variety of delicious dining options, Arizona Mills is a great spot to stay cool during the heat of the day.

Arizona Science Center

5.26 mi / 8.46 km from the hotel
Visit this interactive museum to climb into the fuselage of an actual airplane or explore the permanent exhibits that explore anatomy, aviation, physics, and communication technology.

ASU Gammage

2.5 mi / 4.02 km from the hotel
Named after Arizona State University’s beloved former president, this Frank Lloyd Wright-designed auditorium on ASU’s campus has hosted acclaimed artists since 1964. Buy tickets to a touring Broadway show, a symphony concert, or a dance performance.

Phoenix Convention Center

5.45 mi / 8.77 km from the hotel
Situated in the heart of downtown Phoenix, this expansive convention center features 900,000 square feet of event space and hosts a variety of conferences, banquets, and consumer shows throughout the year.

Bell Bank Park

22.19 mi / 35.72 km from the hotel
Attend an event or try VR soccer training at this one-of-a-kind park featuring 25 acres of festival space, indoor and outdoor arenas, and extensive wellness and fitness facilities.

Celebrity Theatre

2.95 mi / 4.76 km from the hotel
Visit this historic 2,650-seat theater to see a rich array of concerts and plays. Since its debut performance of South Pacific in 1964, this venue has hosted big names like Billy Joel, B.B. King, and Olivia Newton-John.

Chase Field

5.25 mi / 8.45 km from the hotel
Home to Major League Baseball’s Arizona Diamondbacks, Chase Field has a retractable roof and air conditioning to protect fans from the Phoenix heat. Its signature feature is a suite that comes with a swimming pool and hot tub.

Old Town Scottsdale

5.99 mi / 9.64 km from the hotel
“Vibrant,” “thriving,” and “thrilling” all describe Old Town Scottsdale, where you can browse art galleries and shops during the day before drinking and dancing the night away at trendy bars and restaurants.

Phoenix Zoo

2.73 mi / 4.39 km from the hotel
You can ride a camel, feed a giraffe, walk through Monkey Village, or watch a movie in 4D at the Phoenix Zoo.

Footprint Center

5.48 mi / 8.82 km from the hotel
The home of the Phoenix Suns, Arizona Rattlers, and Phoenix Mercury, this sports arena also hosts major concerts. Catch world-renowned performers like John Mayer, Mumford & Sons, and Iron Maiden throughout the year.

Raven Golf Club Phoenix

3.22 mi / 5.18 km from the hotel
Surrounded by desert scrub, this beautiful golf course is an oasis of lush fairways and well-maintained greens.

Arizona State University, Tempe Campus

3.03 mi / 4.88 km from the hotel
Founded in 1885 and named number one in the nation for innovation by U.S. News and World Report in 2016, Arizona State University has earned a reputation as the home of one of the world’s foremost research programs.