Featuring spectacular views of downtown San Diego, this hotel is 3 blocks from the 5th Avenue Light Rail Station. It features a rooftop outdoor pool, a full-service spa, a gym and a restaurant. All guest rooms offer free WiFi. Adorned with hand-crafted European furniture, The Westgate Hotel offers rooms with a 49-inch LED TV and a CD/DVD player. Each room includes a safety deposit box. Guests can print documents from their room to a main printer, then the hotel staff will personally deliver printed documents back to guests. The Westgate Room serves Continental-California cuisine. Afternoon Tea, with live harp music, is available on select days. Live piano entertainment can be heard at the Plaza Bar. Hotel Westgate provides a business center and laundry services. Ticket services are also available. An outdoor heated lap pool, a hot tub and a unique running track are all provided to guests. The historic Gaslamp Quarter is less than 1 mi from The Westgate Hotel. SeaWorld San Diego is 5.3 mi away from the hotel. Guests are 3 mi from the San Diego Zoo.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

The Westgate Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 16, 2010

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of San Diego, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.5

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Private parking at the hotel


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Travel Sustainable Level 2
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Guest reviews


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  • Alexa
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Breakfast was delicious. Valet was very convenient. We loved the pool and hot tub. Very conveniently located. Very clean.
  • A
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The staff at this hotel was SO INCREDIBLE from the moment you check in (actually even before check in) you are met with the kindest friendliest people! Special shoutouts to Al from Valet, John Mark at the doors Madison our bartender at the...
  • Huimin
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    This is a very nice french style hotel. The interior and its decoration are great. The guest room is very spacious.
  • E
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The interiot of the hotel was beyond my expectations. I really liked that the hotel had a parking garage with Valet.
  • Andrew
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Comfortable sheets. Gym access included. Live music in hotel bar (certain days/times).
  • E
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    This hotel is absolutely beautiful. The valet service made getting in and out of the hotel parking lot so easy. The hotel bar was fantastic, they even had live music. The hotel pool was really nice and relaxed, not crowded at all.
  • Fahad
    Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia
    room, service and staff her name is sarah very nice and friendly
  • Khai
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    This Hotel is for older people. Great location very nice I say 60 and over ..
  • Alicia
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    I loved the look and feel of the hotel and staff was really great.
  • Luis
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    It is walking distance of local bars and restaurants.
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Property questions and answers
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  • Employees discount from westgate Las Vegas Nevada

    Hello, We are not affiliated with those properties; we are a part of the Grand America hotel chain. Thank you, Melanie Cox Guest Services Supervisor
    Answered on 1 January 2020
  • Why is there a charge for the pool

    The facility fee includes access to hotel facilities and amenities that have costs to provide and maintain, which is why there is a fee.
    Answered on 16 May 2020
  • Is there a fridge in the Deluxe King room?

    Hello we have chillers in our rooms. just to keep items cool.
    Answered on 29 October 2022
  • Is the jacuzzi open? Is the pool heated and open. Are restaurants open?

    Thank you so much for reaching out to us. As of now the pool and the jacuzzi remain opened, our pool is outdoor and it is heated. Most of the restau..
    Answered on 10 November 2020
  • is the hot tub still open?

    Yes our heated pool and jacuzzi are open daily from 6am to 10pm
    Answered on 15 February 2021
  • Are you close to the beach? Does your hotel provide beach chairs/umbrellas?

    Thank you for your inquiry. The West Gate Hotel is a 15 minute drive to Misson Beach. We do not provide beach chairs or umbrellas, however we do have..
    Answered on 10 October 2019
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • The Westgate Room
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Brunch • Lunch • Dinner • High tea • Cocktail hour
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options

Amenities of The Westgate Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.5

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Private Parking
  • WiFi in all areas
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Walk-in closet
  • City view
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Coffee machine
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Aerobics
  • Temporary art galleries
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and costs $30 per 24 hours.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs $50 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Laptop safe
  • Interconnecting room(s) available
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool is on rooftop
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Locker rooms
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese

House rules

The Westgate Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Cash is not accepted The Westgate Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the credit card presented at check-in must match the credit card used to make the reservation.

The resort/hotel access fee includes: Wi-Fi, Business Center, Access to AquaVie Fitness Center, Pool/Hot Tub, Group Fitness Classes, water stations throughout hotel, Concierge Services, Coffee maker in the room, Local calls.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about The Westgate Hotel

  • Check-in at The Westgate Hotel is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The Westgate Hotel is 1,500 feet from the center of San Diego. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at The Westgate Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Family

  • The Westgate Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Steam room
    • Spa facilities
    • Fitness classes
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Fitness
    • Personal trainer
    • Yoga classes
    • Swimming pool
    • Aerobics
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Locker rooms

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at The Westgate Hotel on this page.

  • The Westgate Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • The Westgate Room

  • The prices at The Westgate Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.