Explore the area aboard our hotel’s shuttle
Whether your idea of a thrill is shopping for the best deals at Metrocenter or riding Arizona’s only double-loop roller coaster at Castles -n- Coasters, you can find excitement within walking distance of the Radisson. Our hotel is perfect for traveling sports fans, too. Chase Field, home of the Arizona Diamondbacks, is just 12 miles away, and the University of Phoenix Stadium plays host to Arizona Cardinals games less than half an hour westward. If you’re a music lover, check the concert schedule at Gila River Arena or Talking Stick Resort Arena to catch a live performance by some of the industry’s biggest stars.
Add these nearby attractions to your itinerary:
- Castles -n- Coasters (1 block)
This amusement park and family entertainment center packs an 18-hole miniature golf course, go-karts, thrill rides, batting cages and a video game arcade into 10 acres just south of our hotel.
Phone: +1 (602) 997-7575
- Metrocenter (1 block)
A short walk from the hotel, this shopping center is ideal for updating your wardrobe or grabbing a quick bite to eat. On-site retailers include Macy’s, Foot Locker and Victoria’s Secret.
Phone: +1 (602) 944-0970
- Historic Downtown Glendale (7 miles)
Established in 1892 as a farming town, Glendale has a rich agricultural history. Visit the Glendale Visitor Center for a free walking tour guide, and explore the area’s antique shops and museums.
Phone: +1 (623) 930-4500
- Gila River Arena (11 miles)
Renamed in 2014 after the Gila River Native American community, this arena hosts Arizona Coyotes (NHL) games and numerous concerts throughout the year by A-list musicians.
Phone: +1 (623) 772-3800
- Chase Field (12 miles)
Spanning an impressive 1.3 million square feet, Chase Field is a six-level stadium where you can catch a home game by the Arizona Diamondbacks, the state’s first Major League Baseball team.
Phone: +1 (480) 339-5000
- Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment (12 miles)
Win big at Phoenix’s newest casino, Desert Diamond, featuring 35,000 square feet of space and 1,089 games with longer playtimes and better odds than other casinos in the region.
Phone: +1 (623) 877-7777
- Talking Stick Resort Arena (12 miles)
Since opening 25 years ago, this impressive arena has been the home of the Phoenix Suns (NBA) and the Phoenix Mercury (WNBA). Check the schedule online for upcoming concerts.
Phone: +1 (602) 379-2000
- University of Phoenix Stadium (12 miles)
Home of the Phoenix Cardinals (NFL), this 1.7-million-square-foot, multipurpose facility has hosted two Super Bowls and the annual Fiesta Bowl since opening in 2006.
Phone: +1 (623) 433-7101
- Wet 'n' Wild Phoenix (12.5 miles)
Lazily float down the Crazy Cactus Roaring River or race a friend on the only dueling water coaster in the world, Maximum Velocity, at this family-fun waterpark just north of Glendale.
Phone: +1 (623) 201-2000
- Tanger Outlets (13 miles)
With more than 160 retailers ranging from H&M to Toys”R”Us, this outlet mall is perfect for all-day family outings or well-deserved shopping sprees.
Phone: +1 (623) 877-9500
- Desert Ridge Marketplace (15 miles)
Name brand and designer stores are complemented by a movie theater, a steakhouse, a dentistry office and more at this upscale mall with one-of-a-kind water features.
Phone: +1 (480) 513-7586
- Lake Pleasant Regional Park (26 miles)
Pack a picnic lunch and head to this 23,362-acre park in the heart of the Silicon Desert for boating, hiking, swimming, fishing and viewing Arizona’s diverse wildlife.
Phone: +1 (602) 506-2930