Next Generation Sector Partnership Community of Practice

Travel and Hotel

Phoenix, Arizona 

Traveling to Phoenix

Please find information about lodging, ground transportation and restaurants on this page. 

Academy Location 

Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC), Estrella Conference Center, Maricopa Community Colleges 

3000 N. Dysart Rd., Avondale, AZ 85392

 


Airport

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, dubbed America's Friendliest Airport, is the main airport for the Greater Phoenix area. Sky Harbor serves more than 100 domestic and international destinations. With 1,200 daily flights—about 500 of them nonstop—Sky Harbor is one of the most convenient airports in the United States. Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport: (602) 273-3300, skyharbor.com

Convenient transportation to and from the airport comes by way of PHX Sky Train. This driverless people mover transports Valley Metro Light Rail passengers to the airport from downtown. 

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, located in southeast Mesa, is a growing regional airport serving the Greater Phoenix area. Gateway Airport serves about 1.3 million passengers per year to more than 35 nonstop destinations. Gateway Airport has convenient access to the Loop 202 Santan and US 60 freeways, allowing passengers to connect to the entire metro area. Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport: (480) 988-7600, phxmesagateway.com



Hotels

The following group rates are available through January 24, 2017. You must book by then to receive the below rates. When making a reservation please let the hotel know that you are with the group "Sector Academy". 

Residence Inn Goodyear, Marriott

2020 N. Litchfield Rd, Goodyear, AZ 85391

$189.00/night 

Phone: 623-866-1313; Please call directly to book and receive the Sector Academy group rate. 

 

Holiday Inn & Suites Phoenix West/ Goodyear

1188 N Dysart Rd, Goodyear, AZ 85395

$189/ night

Phone: 623-547-1313; Please call directly to book and receive the Sector Academy group rate. 

 

Hampton Inn & Suites, Hilton

2000 Litchefield Rd, Goodyear, AZ 85395

$149/ night

Phone: 623-536-1313; Please call directly to book and receive the Sector Academy group rate. 

 

Lexington Inn & Suites West Phoenix/ Goodyear, Vantage

1313 Litchfield Rd, Goodyear, AZ 85395

$129/ night 

Phone: 623-535-1313; Please call directly to book and receive the Sector Academy group rate. 

 

Best Western Phoenix Goodyear Inn

55 N. Litchfield Rd., Goodyear, AZ 85338

$85/night 

Phone: 623-932-3210; Please call directly to book and receive the Sector Academy group rate. 



Ground Transportation 

All participants will need to find their own ground transportation to and from the airport and to the Academy at Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC).

Uber and Lyft : Estimated fare one way from the Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport to Goodyear, where the hotels are located, is $30. Estimated one way fare from hotels to the Academy (EMCC) is $7.

Cabs: Estimated fare one way from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport to Goodyear, where the hotels are located, is $49. 

AAA/ Yellow Cab: 480-888-8888

Apache Taxi: 480-557-7000

Mayflower Cab:  602-955-1355

Driving: If you are driving to the Academy Parking Lot A is the close to the Conference Center. 


 

Restaurants

STEAKHOUSES/BBQ

Black Angus Steakhouse 13766 W. McDowell Rd. Goodyear, AZ 85395 (623) 535-8585

BuBurger Grille 9828 W. Northern Ave. #1700 Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 877-3200

Dillons At The Wild Life World Zoo 16335 W. Northern Ave. Litchfield Park, AZ 85340 (623)-535-4249

Famous Daves BBQ 16148 N. 83rd Ave. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 979-3706

Flemings Steakhouse and Wine Bar 9712 W. Northern Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 772-9463

Saddle Ranch Chop House 9404 W. Coyotes Blvd. Glendale, AZ 85305 (623) 889-7770

BISTROS Amuse Bouche French Bistro 17058 W Bell Rd. #104 Surprise, AZ 85374 (623) 322-8881

Vogue Bistra/Bar 15411 W. Waddell Rd. #108 Surprise, AZ 85379 (623) 544-910

BREWHOUSES BJs Restaurant Brewouse 9748 W. Northern Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 772-6470

Gordon Biersch 6915 N. 95th Ave. Glendale, AZ 85305 (623) 877-4300

Yard House 9401 W. Westgate Blvd. Glendale, AZ 85305 (623) 872-3900

GREEK AND ITALIAN

Bella Luna Ristorante 14175 W. Indian School Rd. #A4 Goodyear, AZ 85395-8409 (623) 535-4642

Buca di Beppo 16091 N. Arrowhead Fountain Center Dr. Peoria, AZ 85382 (623) 412-9463

Dino’s Greek & Italian Restaurant 1550 N. Dysart Rd. Suite B-8 Goodyear, AZ. (623) 535-8380

Grimalidi’s 9744 W. Northern Ave. Peoria, AZ 85345 (623) 486-4455

Oregano’s Pizza Bistro W. 15280 W McDowell Rd, Goodyear, AZ 85395 (623) 760-9588

Macaroni Grill 1828 N. Litchfield Rd. Goodyear, AZ 85395 (623) 547-0299

Sal’s Tuscan Grill 13291 W. McDowell Rd., Goodyear, AZ 85395 (623) 935-7257

ASIAN Wong’s Chinese 10540 W. Indian School Rd. Suite 4 Phoenix, AZ 85037 (623) 877-4123

Ah-So Sushi & Steak 15475 W. McDowell Rd. #105 Goodyear, AZ 85395 (623) 535-8900

BluSushi 118 N. Old Litchfield Rd. Litchfield Park, AZ 85340 (623) 935-9730

Hayashi Hibachi Steakhouse 1480 N. Litchfield Rd. Goodyear, AZ 85395 (623) 935-4888

Thai Orchid Garden 12725 W. Indian School Rd. Avondale, AZ 85392 (623) 536-2800

Royal Jasmine Thai 14970 W Indian School Rd. Goodyear, AZ 85395 (623) 236-3362

MEXICAN

Abuelo’s 16092 N. Arrowhead Fountain Center Dr. Peoria, Arizona 85382 (623) 878-8282

Arriba Mexican Grille 15370 W. McDowell Rd. Goodyear, AZ 85395 (623) 932-3910

Macayo’s Mexican Kitchen 1474 N. Litchfield Rd. Goodyear, AZ 85338 (623) 209-7000

Manuel’s Mexican Restaurant and Cantina 13319 W. McDowell Rd. Goodyear, AZ 85395 (623) 435-3793

Old Pueblo Café 102 N. Old Litchfield Rd. Litchfield Park, AZ 85340 (623) 935-5059

Raul & Theresa’s 519 W. Main St. Avondale, AZ 85323 (623) 932-2336