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Located in Downtown San Diego within a short walk of San Diego City College, Westgate Hotel is within a mile (2 km) of other popular sights such as San Diego Convention Center. This 223-room, 4-star hotel has conveniences like an outdoor pool, a health club, and a spa tub. Located centrally in San Diego, it's also close to Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo.
In addition to a restaurant that serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner, there's also a piano bar. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café. Start your day off with cooked-to-order breakfast, available for a fee.
All of Westgate Hotel's 223 air-conditioned rooms provide balconies, iPod docks, and minibars. 49-inch LED TVs come with cable channels and DVD players, and guests can stay connected with WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries, and beds are dressed in premium bedding. Free newspapers, laptop-compatible safes, and phones are other standard amenities.
At Westgate Hotel, guests enjoy an outdoor pool, a health club, and a spa tub. Valet parking is offered for USD 36 per night. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this boutique hotel include a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and 10 meeting rooms.
- Walking distance to San Diego City College
- Free WiFi in public areas
- Onsite dining
- Outdoor pool
Westgate Hotel1055 Second Ave San Diego CA 92101
Across the street from the Civic Center, the Westgate Hotel is a European-inspired oasis 2 blocks from San Diego's historic Gaslamp Quarter. The gilded lobby includes an elaborate concierge desk that is the twin of a desk in the king's bedchamber in Versailles.
The lobby hosts a formal afternoon tea service on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, and guests can enjoy all meals and Sunday brunch at the on-site restaurant. Room service is available 24 hours a day.
Modern amenities at this San Diego hotel include a 24-hour business center with 11,000 square feet (1022 square meters) of meeting space including a conference/meeting room, audiovisual equipment, exhibit space, and banquet facilities. Wired/wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available to guests in public areas. An outdoor pool, spa tub, and jogging track can be found on the hotel's rooftop while a fitness center is also on site. Valet parking is available (surcharges apply). The Westgate Hotel is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Babysitting or childcare
- Number of floors - 19
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Coffee shop or café
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-out
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Computer station
- Free WiFi
- Luggage storage
- Rooftop terrace
- Health club
- Express check-in
- Laundry facilities
- Meeting rooms 10
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 223
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (meters) - 1022
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Outdoor pool
- Outdoor seasonal pool
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Wedding services
- 24-hour business center
- Conference space size (feet) - 11000
- Smoke-free property
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 15 per night ), Wired internet access ( USD 15.00 per night )
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Valet parking (surcharge)
Westgate Hotel offers 223 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature premium bedding. 49-inch LED televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and hair dryers.
This San Diego hotel provides wired and wireless high-speed Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include minibars and laptop-compatible safes. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Designer toiletries
- DVD player
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room massage available
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
- Dial-up Internet access (surcharge)
- Free newspaper
- Partially open bathroom
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Shower/tub combination
- Turndown service
- Room service (24 hours)
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- LED TV
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- iPod docking station
- Cable TV service
Where to Eat
Westgate Room - City-view restaurant serving California-style cuisine. Menu includes salads, sandwiches, pasta, and sushi. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Sunday brunch features seafood, carving and crepe stations, and pastries and desserts.
Afternoon Tea - Guests can enjoy the relaxing sounds of live harp music during traditional tea service, featuring a menu of sandwiches, pastries, and seasonal berries. Seating available in the lobby Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 2:30 PM to 5 PM (subject to change); reservations required.
Plaza Bar - Popular piano bar offering appetizers, creative cocktails, and premium wines and spirits. Happy Hour specials and weekly live musical entertainment.
Gourmet Wine and Delicatessen - Upscale grocery and deli offering soups, salads, made-to-order sandwiches, wines, and imported chocolates. Open Monday through Friday from early morning to mid-afternoon.
Room service - Available 24 hours.
Nearby Things to Do
This San Diego hotel's fitness center includes treadmills, an elliptical trainer, a recumbent bike, a strength-training machine, and free weights. Water, towels, and fresh fruit are provided. Personal training and Pilates and yoga classes are available for a surcharge. An outdoor swimming pool, spa tub, and running track are located on the hotel's rooftop.
10 blocks from the hotel, the Embarcadero has a bayfront path for walking, running, and cycling. 1 mile away, the 1,200-acre Balboa Park offers 2 golf courses and a driving range, 13 museums, and the San Diego Zoo. Surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, and other water activities are available year-round at local beaches and Mission Bay Aquatic Park, 7.5 miles (4.7 kilometers) from the hotel.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Mountain biking nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Pilates classes on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
- Deep tissue massage
- Prenatal massage
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Facial treatments
To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
- Resort fee: USD 15 per accommodation, per night
- Pool access
- Fitness center access
- Business center/computer access
- Internet access
- Phone calls
- In-room bottled water
- Breakfast fee: between USD 8 and USD 25 per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 15 per night (rates may vary)
- Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 15.00 per night (rates may vary)
- Valet parking fee: USD 36 per night (in/out privileges)
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.00 per night
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We should mention
Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.