An above-average chain hotel that stands out in the North Phoenix area.
This four-story, 248-room Crowne Plaza, located in a section of town where there aren’t a lot of places to stay other than basic chain motels, is adjacent to the 200-store Metrocenter Mall and near Interstate-17. The property offers indoor and outdoor pools and hot tubs, a 24-hour fitness center, a game room and arcade, complimentary high-speed Internet access and cheery rooms. Pillow-top mattresses, oversize bathrooms and seven fluffy pillows per king-size bed create a personal comfort zone. Spice Lounge bar serves a casual menu and drinks, while Spice restaurant offers American, Mediterranean and Indian-inspired dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Executive Club floor is ideal for business travelers who can take advantage of more than 35,000 square feet of meeting space that includes 11 function rooms and a business center. Guests also enjoy a complimentary shuttle to the mall.