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The Westgate Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1055 Second Ave, San Diego, CA 92101 (Downtown)
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Ranked #41 of 269 hotels in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Staten Island, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice hotel with friendly staff. Our room was spacious and clean. Large bathroom with double vanity and great water pressure for shower. Pool and hot tub on the 3rd floor were amazing, especially the hot tub. Every night they have turn down service and leave you chocolate, plus everyday they give you free bottled water ( depends on how... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved this hotel. Roof top pool was great and kids loved it. Location was perfect. Close to shopping and restaurants as well as popular attractions. Only thing I didnt like was the mattress..wasnt comfortable for me. Also I didnt like the smell of the sheets. Overall a good value.

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Millersville, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Westgate hotel was very nice and decorated beautifully. The beds were extremely comfortable ad room was spacious. Personnel at front desk very pleasant. Bellmen very consciousious. The concierge (Shraddha) was very helpful with any questions that we had about restaurants or sightseeing. The rooms were spacious, though I would add that there needs to be furnuture specifically to put... More

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Queens, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I've visited San Diego on many locations and stayed in hotel circle, Encinitas, PB, La Jolla, Gaslamp and hands down the West Gate is my favorite hotel. It is filled with beautiful and ornate antiques, and the rooms are large and elegantly styled. The hotel reminded me of my grandparents home when I was growing up, and oddly enough, this... More

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Bonsall, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room (1894) was simply terrific. The sitting room is separated from sleeping quarters by two (2) double pocket doors. Marble bath and shower area perfectly lighted with privacy doors where needed. It is a luxury hotel and the room details reflect that. Even after 45 years it still holds up. Fitness rooms are in the lower levels indoors, while... More

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Chandlers Ford, England, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The lobby is very grand and I am glad to say the rooms match! Lovely big spacious room with everything you could need. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. My only negative comments would be that we were on the tenth floor overlooking the trolley line and the windows weren't soundproofed so you could hear the trolley klaxon... More

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Highland Park, Illinois
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a well- run hotel. Friendly and accommodating service. Comfortable spacious room. A classic hotel with all the amenities. Very nice pool. We had a very good dinner in the restaurant too. We will definitely return

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New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Westgate's a lovely hotel, a grand lobby that a designer friend who saw my pictures said was "intense" with its mix of Louis XIV, XV and XVI style furniture. One of the staff at the desk said the Steinway was the 4th ever made, and worth more than the building. So if you're of a historic bent and want... More

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot praise this hotel enough, the staff were thoroughly friendly and professional, the rooms were spacious and well maintained, the overall décor of the hotel is something to see and will make you stay even better. It's location is perfect for the Gaslamp area and all the good places to eat, ideally placed for access to the trolley. I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an amazing stay.. Staff was friendly, warm & helpful. The room was a beautiful suite with two big balconies. Bathroom was beautiful with a great tub. Bed and bedding was great. The view was amazing. Could see to the Coronado Bridge all all of downtown. Pool and hot tub was wonderful. Great staff & service...

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Address: 1055 Second Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westgate Hotel 4*
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The Westgate offers the ease and pleasures of the world’s finest metropolitan hotels, and the best of Southern California! Minutes from the airport or the San Diego Convention Center, steps from the trolley/train station and readily accessible by freeway. Within walking distance is the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Opera and the Symphony, Horton Plaza shops and Gaslamp Quarter energy. Return to the quiet of your private room and relax in luxury, then consider a visit to Le Spa or the Fitness Center, a glass of wine in the intimate Plaza Bar, or an elegant dining experience graciously served in The Westgate Room. ... more   less 
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