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Nice Park

Nice park to take a stroll. I would recommend in the mornings when the temperatures reach 100s... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Brian H
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Phoenix, Arizona
Spring Time fun

My Family had such a great time on the beach. From walking to seeing all the beautiful buildings in... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Layla M
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Enjoy leisurely strolls, bicycling, kayaking, standup paddleboard and more. There are more than 50 special events annually at Tempe Town Lake, from Ironman Arizona to great concerts, Way Out West Oktoberfest and dragon boat races. Stop by the Town...more
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620 North Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ 85281
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing really to do much besides run/walk around the lake. They have built a lot around the lake taking a bit of the nature-feel away as it is in the middle of Tempe and Phx. But nice to walk around if you like to exercise...More

Thank KCuzz
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This lake was very close to the hotel my family and I were staying. When we arrived we saw a little electric boat on the water so I thought, neat they give boat rides, but they do not. You can rent your own electric boat...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

They should really invest into cleaning the water. What a waste to not be able to swim here. The water quality is absolutely terrible. I rowed crew here and several of my team ended up with blood poisoning from putting their hands in the water...More

Thank Ashley D
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Adjacent to downtown Tempe and near ASU campus, our time at the lake was spent walking and enjoying our time together.

Thank rstonbrass
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We love to spend time at our Tempe Town Lake. Best place to watch boat races, walk or participate in sporting activities or festivals.

1  Thank gahirni
Reviewed 7 July 2018

this is a fun , and pretty place to take your bike and go for a ride. There are always people out kayaking and SUP boarding etc. it is safe and clean

Thank WoodyInAZ
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Cute little park area and paths next to the lake. I had read there is a splash pad for kids; however, apparently that closed down a year or so ago. There was no festivals going on when we went. You can rent bikes, paddle boards,...More

2  Thank Angela S
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We rented a green bikes. ...it's $7/hr. ... we had a nice ride. ... The park was fun. ... there a lot to do. ... you can rent bikes,scooter, boat,and etc. ... The views was serene. ... it was very nice. ...

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Kristina B, Public Relations Manager at Tempe Town Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thanks for coming by! We hope you had fun with us.

Reviewed 5 May 2018

Nice park to take a stroll. I would recommend in the mornings when the temperatures reach 100s. The park is clean. There are paddle boats. The park also has festivals at times.

Thank Brian H
Kristina B, Public Relations Manager at Tempe Town Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thanks! We hope you had a great time. It's also really beautiful here at night when the lake reflects so many lights. Stop by again!

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

My Family had such a great time on the beach. From walking to seeing all the beautiful buildings in the back drop. There was some sort of festival going on which brought a very nice friendly crowd. My teens really loved taking pictures.

1  Thank Layla M
Kristina B, Public Relations Manager at Tempe Town Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

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laurie12018
9 January 2018|
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Response from Norosk | Reviewed this property |
Hi Iaurie, The closest one is Best Western Inn of Tempe on 670 N Scottsdale Road, Tempe. I am sure you can find more hotels in surrounding area on search engines. Noro
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Margie W
4 October 2017|
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Response from Hana S | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn’t want to swim in that water. It’s stinky. Besides, there’s boats going around. Don’t want to be hit by one.
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Suzanne C
13 August 2017|
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Response from maryde17 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there was one vendor, during our stay it was open from about 10.00 hours. Greetings from Mary
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