NOVEL RIO SALADO IS MORE THAN A PLACE TO LIVE. IT'S A WAY TO LIVE. Whether you're grabbing kayaks from the gear room and heading to Tempe Town Lake or getting drinks at the Farmer Arts District, Novel Rio Salado is your basecamp for everyday exploration in the vibrant city of Tempe. With easy access to a booming hub of artistic expression and culinary creation, Novel Rio Salado allows you to enjoy a city you love every day and return to a place you love every night. It's a life of meaning, a life of adventure, a life of connection. It's the Rio Life.