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BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Gateway Hotel

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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good location to travel in San Diego, just off I-5. The pool and Jacuzzi were very much enjoyed. Breakfast is not offered at this Best Western Plus hotel but you can have breakfast at the restaurant in the hotel premises.

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Greater Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my usual place to stay when I visit my family in San Diego. It is a quiet place, friendly staff. Room is cleaned everyday except when I forgot to take out the dont disturb sign. family oriented. My kids loved the pool and the heated pool. During my stay I dont know if the pool has been cleaned.... More 

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Jeff M, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Gateway Hotel, responded to this review

August 20, 2015 Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We appreciate you continuing to stay at our hotel and for your input on our property for it allows us to pin point where we can improve. We apologize for the inconvenience with our pool and we can assure you it is... More 

New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Best Western Hotel is either brand new or newly renovated, as everything appears modern. The rooms are large and come with the conveniences of a fridge, microwave, iron, and coffee pot (no tea). Located next to the hotel is a restaurant that plays loud music on Friday, Saturday, and sometimes, Sunday evenings (until 10:30 pm). If you are staying... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel is in a great location, away from the downtown San Diego frenzy but, close enough to enjoy. Hotel and guest rooms are very clean. Pillows are very comfortable, bed was a bit firm for me. AC can be a bit loud at times. One big suggestion, do not eat at "Goodies". Food quality is horrible. It is definitely previously... More 

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Jeff M, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Gateway Hotel, responded to this review

August 19, 2015 Dear Valued Guest, We are so happy to hear that you had such an enjoyable stay here at our hotel. Thank you so much for your thoughtful review of our hotel. We really appreciate you staying with us. We're delighted you enjoyed your stay here and were so positive about our cleanliness, amenities and location. We also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our usual places to stay was on Shelter Island. However, we were traveling in August instead of a more inexpensive September. We were not able to find a hotel with both lower prices and free parking. Upon looking further we found the Best Western Marina located in National City. It was in our price range and included the rare amenity... More 

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Los Angeles, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff were very helpful with answering my questions and worked together to ensure our stay was comfortable. Free parking, convenient and accessible location right off the freeway makes for a great location to stay at in San Diego.

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Brandon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is well located for business throughout the San Diego area. Commute to Coronado island was easy from this location. Fitness center is good and the hotel staff were superb. Rooms were clean and the maid service was prompt and right on the ball. Proximity to restaurant next door made meals easy. I would stay here again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely staff, lovely hotel which was clean and the rooms were spacious and clean, the pool was nice also. The only complaints are that at night it can get noisy - don't stay in a room facing goodies as there is live music playing until late at night (also don't eat at goodies - it was disgusting!!!!)

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san diego, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very nice décor and loved all the palm trees outside. pretty cool lobby too. large room & comfortable bed.. Goody's restaurant across the parking lot has live music on weekends .the staff was very helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Used this hotel for our family vacation for visiting San Diego attractions. Hotel is clean renovated and the pool is nice. Easy access to the I5 highway to most attractions. For value this hotel exceeds itself. Parking is free and the Mexican border is about 15 minutes away.

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