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Glendale, Arizona is a popular destination among football fans from all across the country, as the city is home to the Arizona Cardinals and State Farm Stadium. The stadium, which also hosts the college football game Fiesta Bowl every year, is surrounded by various hotels, shopping, and other entertainment options. No matter if you’re on a budget, looking for an upscale resort experience, or hoping to book a multi-room home, there is a place to stay near State Farm Stadium perfect for you.
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The Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel and Spa is one of the more upscale accommodation options near State Farm Stadium. This Marriott hotel is within walking distance to the stadium, so the hotel is often a home base for sports fans. In true Arizona style, this hotel is decked out in classy Southwestern decor. When you aren’t exploring Phoenix or watching a game at State Farm Stadium, visit the hotel’s attractions, like the on-site restaurants Soleil and Ray’s or the onsite spa and fitness center.
The Wigwam is a four-star hotel in Litchfield Park that is a chic resort for travelers looking for a secluded Southwest experience. The Wigwam, found on 440 acres, is home to three golf courses, pools, multiple restaurants, and an on-site spa. Although The Wigwam is not the closest hotel on this list to State Farm Stadium, a stay at this historic Arizona hotel is worth the short, 12-minute drive away.
With State Farm Stadium only a walk away, this Airbnb home is an obvious lodging option for sports fans in Glendale. This four-bedroom house has plenty of space for six guests. The home has some charming features, such as a spacious outdoor area with a grill. However, it’s the location that makes this Airbnb a top choice. Not only is State Farm Stadium nearby, but so are Westgate attractions like the movie theater, bars and restaurants, and an outlet mall.
Find affordable and pet-friendly suites at Home2 Suites by Hilton Phoenix Glendale-Westgate. This Hilton location has an outdoor pool, fitness center, and a free breakfast for guests to enjoy. State Farm Stadium, Gila River Arena, and Ak-Chin Pavilion are all close by, making this suites-only hotel a popular lodging option in Glendale.
Tru by Hilton Phoenix Glendale Westgate is perfect for travelers wanting to be within walking distance to a number of attractions, including a four-minute walk to State Farm Stadium. Also a five-minute walk from Westgate, first-time visitors to Arizona won’t have to worry about driving at all when staying at this modern Hilton hotel. Tru by Hilton has an outdoor pool and fitness center.
Aloft Glendale is a boutique hotel owned by Marriott. This modern accommodation in Glendale is a 13-minute walk away from State Farm Stadium. Attention to detail is really seen here in the rooms at Aloft, with high ceilings, rainfall showers, and plush sitting areas. Mingle with fellow guests at the Re:mix lounge, W XYZ bar, or Splash pool. The modern and chic vibe here draws travelers from all over the world.
This all-suite hotel will please travelers wanting a bit more space than the average hotel room. Consider booking an upgraded suite at Comfort Suites Glendale, as those come with kitchens and fireplaces too. This affordable and family-friendly hotel near State Farm Stadium also offers guest perks, like a heated outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi, and a “Grab n Go” breakfast.
This cozy casita is perfect for sports-loving couples. This Vrbo vacation rental is a one-bedroom, one-bathroom guest house that comes with access to an outdoor pool and patio space. With Mexican architecture, a private entrance, and well-manicured outdoor patio space, the house offers a perfect Arizona ambiance one would expect in the Desert Southwest.
Large groups and families wanting to stay near State Farm Stadium should consider booking the Northview Manor. This six-bedroom vacation rental can sleep up to 12 guests. Found in a gated community, this spacious home features an outdoor pool, hot tub, pool table, and even a theater room.
Stay near Arizona’s top sports venues when you book a room at Springhill Suites in the Glendale Sports and Entertainment District. This budget-friendly suites-only hotel features a complimentary breakfast, heated outdoor pool, and an on-site fitness center. Although there are nearby restaurants, like Native Grill and Wings and Bar Louie, guests should also take advantage of the outdoor picnic and barbecue grills or room service here.
Choose from a studio to two-bedroom suites at this extended-stay hotel in Glendale’s Sports and Entertainment District. Residence Inn by Marriott is often a top choice for business travelers, as it has 2,800 square feet of meeting space. However, tourists will also enjoy staying at this Marriott hotel for its free breakfast, state-of-the-art fitness center, and complimentary Wi-Fi.
State Farm Stadium is less than five miles away from this quiet two-bedroom Vrbo home. This Vrbo rental is at a great location for guests who’d like to explore the area’s hiking trails as well as catch a Cardinals game at the stadium. This non-fussy vacation home can sleep up to eight guests. Travelers coming into Glendale by car will like the fact that this Airbnb is close to the highway.
For Cardinals fans who don’t mind a 20-minute drive from the stadium, this casita vacation home in Surprise, Arizona is an excellent property. Complete with a full kitchen, hot tub, pool, and washer and dryer, this Vrbo rental is a desert oasis that is worth the extra drive time. The modern yet cozy decor in this one-bedroom home offers a refreshing ambiance for travelers.