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BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Gateway Hotel

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800 Bay Marina Drive, National City, CA 91950
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Canada
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129 reviews 129 reviews
10 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My friend and I chose to stay here for a conference and it was surprisingly convenient to go to the convention center in the morning. Its a five minute walk to the trolley station and a 25 min ride to the gaslamp station. For a third of the price, I would have to say that the value is exceptional, even... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel has an excellent location. It is close to the highways, enabling you easy access to any of your destinations, without being in the heart of San Diego. It's location on a marsh and nearby marina make it quite a gem with beautiful views if you look for them. There is some road noise; it is near a Navy... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night while visiting San Diego. The room was clean, and bathroom was very big and also very clean. Location was good, as it was located right off the interstate, making it very convenient to get anywhere in the city.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip with our baby and we felt like the accommodations were perfect for us. We stayed in Room 335 for one week, which has a balcony and highly recommend this. While baby napped, we sat in the sun on the balcony and read. The pool area is really nice and sheltered and we could easily go... More 

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Monument, Colorado
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47 reviews 47 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here one night. Room was clean. I had a King room. Fridge and microwave in room. Bathroom was nice with granite counter. Room had an updated flat screen TV. Free WiFi, but like most internet I've experienced in CA it is slow. South Korea's is more than 100 times faster. I would stay here again.

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Thousand Oaks, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel while taking a weekend course at Southwestern California College. It was conveniently located near the school and was all in all a good place to stay. The staff was very accommodating, especially a young man named "Manny" who helped me check in and plan my next weekend visit.

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Hayward, California
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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in room 306 and had a comfortable stay except for the cigarette smoke that came through our vent/air conditioner. Although a smoking free hotel (indoors) people gathered every night below our room and their smoke seeped into our room - that was not enjoyable at all. The front desk did apologize and offered to move us the next... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a night last spring, and missed having the breakfast buffet so ended up going to a different Best Western property for our next stay. But overall it was a nice night: the hotel/grounds are very pretty and the location is fantastic, right off I5 and an easy on & off. Staff were friendly and check in/out... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've stayed here for 5 nights while visiting San Diego zoo and safari and SeaWorld. Checked in was quick. Great location and felt safe, less than a minute to freeway exit. Hotel is quite new. Room was clean and modern decor. Breakfast not included. Had to knock off 1* because of room cleaning. Came back to the hotel one night... More 

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Austin, Texas
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10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here during March 2015 on a 5 day visit to San Diego. We had a room on the top floor facing the courtyard and the Pool. The hotel is just south of Downtown San Diego and has reasonably good access to most of the major attraction including Zoo, Safari Park, SeaWorld etc. The hotel itself is very clean... More 

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