The Westgate Hotel - San Diego

1055 Second Avenue, San Diego, United States, 92101  show map
 4 stars
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The Westgate Hotel - San Diego

Paid Wi-Fi

USD 20 per day

Parking

USD 40 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Steam room

Spa & wellness center

Editorial review:

This old-world place features contemporary conveniences, a beautiful setting with antiques throughout, French tapestries, Persian rugs, and gorgeous rooms that are uniquely decorated. The service is good and there are good sunset views from the rooftop; however, some critics felt that there were other, more fun places to stay.

Verified Reviews:

  • They charge a daily facilities fee of $15 - Laundry service - Great breakfast
  • Small fitness room - Play area available - Rooms were huge - Gym was nice-sized - Valet parking a bit high
  • Courteous staff - Rooms were very quiet - Shuttle service
  • Close to gaslamp and clubs - Great rooms - Free shuttle to/from airport
  • Close to entertainment - Room was spacious - Bed was comfortable - Room has a weak wi-fi signal

Overview

The exquisite The Westgate Hotel is situated in a downtown district next to a theater, a museum and an opera and offers a sauna, a patio and a massage room. The hotel was opened in 1970, renovated in 2011 and is housed in a 19-storey building.

Balboa Park is within 25 minutes' walk away. The venue is set within 1 km from San Diego city center.

The Westgate Hotel offers a spectacular view to its guests.

Amtrak train station is swiftly reachable. The Westgate Hotel is 5 km away from San Diego International airport.

Rooms

Guests are offered 223 beautiful hotel rooms equipped with free Wi-Fi, satellite television, a personal safe, a private balcony and a pantry. The guestrooms look out on the city. They have tile floor and European furniture.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the restaurant. The non-smoking restaurant provides outstanding meals. Offering a variety of dishes, LEVEL 9 at Hotel Indigo San Diego are about 900 meters away.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

The Westgate Hotel also offers a business center, a conference room and a catering service for business travelers.

Relax

Babysitting, a special menu and a play area are available for guests with children. On-site fitness facilities include fitness classes, yoga classes and a jogging track.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel at USD 20 per day.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 40 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   19.  Number of rooms:   223.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Souvenir shop
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Yoga class
  • Sports trainer

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's menu
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Mirror
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Sink

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 18 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed USD 20
Children above
18 years or adults
Extra bed USD 20
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1055 Second Avenue, San Diego, United States, 92101

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City Center
  • San Diego
    1700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amtrak
    2300 ft
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    19
  • Number of rooms:
    223

Rooms and availability

The Westgate Hotel photos Room
Deluxe King Room
City view
  • Room size:

    400 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Room Description:

Featuring a balcony overlooking the city or harbour, this room provides 300-thread count Egyptian-cotton linens, a 49-inch LED TV and a seating area. Bathrobes and a marble en suite bathroom are also provided.

The Westgate Hotel photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
City view
  • Room size:

    400 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Room Description:

Featuring a balcony overlooking the city or harbour, this room provides 300-thread count Egyptian-cotton linens, a 49-inch LED TV and a seating area. Bathrobes and a marble en suite bathroom are also provided.

The Westgate Hotel photos Room
Premier Double Room
City view
  • Room size:

    400 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Room Description:

Featuring a balcony, this room provides 300-thread count Egyptian-cotton linens, a 49-inch LED TV and a seating area. Bathrobes and a marble en suite bathroom are also provided.

The Westgate Hotel photos Room
Premier King Room
City view
  • Room size:

    400 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Room Description:

Featuring a balcony, this room provides 300-thread count Egyptian-cotton linens, a 49-inch LED TV and a seating area. Bathrobes and a marble en suite bathroom are also provided.

The Westgate Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

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Shopping areas

Amusement

  • Frightmare on Market Street1700 ft
  • Haunted Hotel1700 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Downtown San Diego700 ft

Museums

  • San Diego Police Historical1400 ft
  • Four Winds Kiva Gallery1700 ft
  • San Diego Railroad Museum2000 ft

Parks

Halls

  • Spreckels Organ Pavilion400 ft
  • Fourth and B Concerts and Special400 ft
  • Copley Symphony Hall1400 ft

Universities, Institutes

  • Neil Dymott Perkins Brown400 ft
  • Fashion Institute of Design400 ft
  • Kelsey-Jenney College700 ft
  • International School of Mgmt1000 ft
  • Associated Barber College Inc1000 ft
  • Associated Technical College1700 ft

Theaters

Air business related

  • San Diego Air Commerce Ctr1400 ft

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Va San Diego Healthcare System1700 ft

Local attractions

  • Spreckels Park1.9 mi
    Orange Ave btwn 6th & 7th Sts, Coronado
  • Silver Strand State Beach5.7 mi
    5000 Hwy 75, Coronado
  • Lake Murray8.4 mi
    5540 Kiowa Drive, La Mesa
  • Coronado Municipal Beach2.9 mi
    Silver Strand Blvd, Coronado
  • Living Coast Discovery Center6.1 mi
    1000 Gunpowder Point Drive, Chula Vista
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    19
  • Number of rooms:
    223

The Westgate Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Westgate Hotel

Average guest rating

8.4out of 10
Superb
Based on 55 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    8.2

    Very high quality hotel, unlike many other motel-type establishments further north in ca. Great value for money, therefore. Location could not be more convenient. Highly recommend.

    Parking at $30+ a night a rip-off but the boys friendly enough to tell where to park for less. Kudos to them for that.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The Westgate was a beautiful upscale hotel. We really enjoyed the location as we could walk to shopping, resturants, the Midway and to the Gaslamp area very easily. The parking fee was high on top of the room rate and the tub was slow to drain otherwise....great hotel. We will stay again!

    Parking fee was high on top of the room rate. The tub was very slow to drain.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    I really liked the personal attention that each employee gave

    The only bad thing is that the mattresses were extremely uncomfortable. It's a shame because of the luxurious ambiance that surrounds the entire facility but I do have to be honest!

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    The hotel is overpriced. Even when we paid $370/night, they charged us an extra $5 for a toothbrush! A luxury four-star hotel shouldn't charge such a silly amount for a toothbrush. I have stayed in countless four and five stars hotel and they never charged for toothbrushes or razors.

  • Couple
    9.4

    Its a luxury hotel in San Diego,good room and the personal is very kind!I Recomend You!

    All its Ok!

  • Family with children
    9.6

    The design of the connecting rooms, the well decoration of the room,furniture,room size is great, the service, and the location.

    The extra $15!

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    Hotel Staff were great, particularly Amanda, and a lady in indian outfit. they were so kind and helpful. Classic decoration also.

    No buffet breakfast, but ala carte. That was good in overall, but take time for waiting than buffet.

  • Family with children
    8.8

    Luxury, facilities, cleaness, it seems to be and old place but its well manteinance, its different than others hotels.

    It was not easy to get there. I drove an hour beforeto get there, theres should be an advertisement on the broadway ave. Indicating turning.

  • Couple
    7.8

    The location was very good and very close to the San Diedo zoo, which was our purpose of visit. The suite is very large and very well decorated.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    Nice hotel, friendly staff and clean big room

    On the mall side of the hotel there was sometimes a bit of noise from the police and or fire departments.

  • Single
    9.2

    It was like going back in time to the good old days. I enjoyed staying here.

    I would have liked more facilities at the health spa like a steam room or sauna.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The decor is fabulous! We do not like the new contempory hotels. The staff was superb! Even as we paused in front of the hotel; a doorman came out to tell us what our options were. Everyone was friendly and perfessional. Everyone!!!! Thanks for a wonderful experience!

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We felt that the price for parking was extremely high seeing how we were guests at the hotel.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    I liked very much the location together with the hotel stuff and the cleanliness of the hotel/room. It totally worth the money.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Peaceful and felt very important.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Westgate Hotel - San Diego San Diego location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

1055 Second Avenue, San Diego, United States, 92101

Get directions
City Center
  • San Diego
    1700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amtrak
    2300 ft
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    19
  • Number of rooms:
    223