Staying at Culdesac Tempe

Welcome to Culdesac Tempe! We're so excited that you've chosen to stay with us, and we're always here if you need anything, from a restaurant recommendation to extra towels.

For general help and maintenance, text us at 623-920-0544 or email us at

Check-in: 3:00pm

Check-out: 11:00am

Access: The apartments have a keyless entry and use a door code. The door code is sent in the "Check-in Instructions" email. To operate the lock, press the bottom right corner of the key pad, then enter the door code sent in your "Check-in Instructions" email.

Please wait for the lock to completely disengage before attempting to open. The doors do not lock automatically, and must be locked by pressing the lock button when leaving.

Wifi: We offer high-speed wifi, and login information is featured in the “Check-In Instructions” Email.

Being Car-Free in Tempe - There is paid parking available in the overnight guest/visitors lot which gives you the ability to use parking during your short-term stay. However, to get the full Culdesac experience, we highly encourage a car-free stay.

Check out our mobility guide for more information on using alternative modes of transportation!

We are within walking distance of the light rail spanning a 28.2-mile distance, and the Orbit Circulator Shuttle stop is just down the road. Biking is another mode of transportation we recommend. Check out our onsite bike shop, Archers Bikes, for rentals.

Interested in trying out Waymo, the light rail, or a discounted ebike rental? Text us and let us know: 623-920-0544

Still Need Parking?

For the nightly guest parking rate($10/night), follow the instructions for Air Garage posted in the visitor/guest parking lot:

Here is an AirGarage at Culdesac One-Pager with instructions.

  1. Text "pay" to (928) 492-5911
  2. Click the link sent by (928) 492-5911
  3. Fill out all information required, including email, license plate, payment method, etc.
  4. Select "+ I have a discount code"
  5. Enter Discount Code: STRVISIT2024 for half off standard parking rates
  6. Select "Apply Code"
  7. Start Parking →

Trash Service: We offer valet trash service provided by Apex Valet Trash. Please follow these guidelines:

  • Place bagged trash in the provided waste containers in the apartment.
  • Leave your container outside the door of your apartment Sunday through Thursday between 6 pm and 8 pm. Apex Valet Trash will collect your trash on pick-up nights. Apex Trash Instructions

If you wish to take the trash out yourself, there is a collection of both trash and recycling bins on the south-west corner of the property.

Looking for shower products?

We have supplied shampoo, conditioner, and body wash that are located on the sink in each bathroom!

In a pinch?

Laundry supplies, irons, steamer, detergent, and extra paper products are under the sink. You can find a first aid kid in the bathroom drawer, and an ironing board in the laundry room.

No parties: Only guests listed on your reservation can be in your unit. There is a Minut noise monitor in the unit. It does not record audio. It monitors the indoor noise level so we can be a good neighbor and prevent parties. Violations of the no parties rule will result in a fee.

No smoking: Culdesac Tempe is a smoke-free community. Violations of the no-smoking policy will result in a fee.

Checkout Process -

  • Laundry: Leave the beds unmade and put used towels in a pile on the bathroom floor.
  • Dishes: Place used glassware, silverware, and dishes in the dishwasher. Then add dishwasher detergent and start it.
  • Trash: Make sure all trash is placed in the trash can, including any leftover food that was brought during the duration of your stay.
  • Lights and AC: Turn off all lights when departing and set the AC to 75 degrees.
  • Doors: Lock the patio door and make sure that the front door is properly locked as well.
  • Double check for personal items, so you don’t forget anything!

Looking for things to do?

Fun activities, shopping malls and stores, are all around. Explore Tempe Town Lake on a paddleboard or kayak. Check out the Phoenix Zoo and Desert Botanical Garden, and don't miss out on the beautiful sunsets from Hayden Butte or Papago Park. This article has the 10 best restaurants in Tempe that are almost all just a short bike or light rail ride away and features Culdesac's very own, Cocina Chiwas!

Check out our guide for Top Places and Bike Routes to know in Tempe!

There's also plenty to do just steps from your door. At Culdesac Tempe, we have a variety of retailers that help make life at Culdesac vibrant and convenient:

  • Cocina Chiwas: Cocina Chiwas is a family-owned Mexican restaurant that brings authentic and delicious flavors to Culdesac Tempe. Their dedication to using fresh, locally-sourced ingredients ensures a memorable dining experience for all residents.
    • Hours of Operation:
      • Tuesday to Friday 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM (dinner)
      • Saturday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM (brunch), 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM (dinner)
      • Sunday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM (brunch)
    • Full menu
  • Archer's Bikes: Archer's Bikes is your neighborhood bicycle shop, catering to cyclists of all levels. Whether you need a tune-up, repairs, or are looking for a new bike, their knowledgeable staff is here to assist you.
    • Hours of Operation:
      • Tuesday to Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
      • Sunday: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
      • Monday: Closed
    • Featured Services:
      • Bike Sales and Rentals
      • Repairs and Maintenance
      • Accessories and Gear

Check out our full list of on site retailers here!

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