Get an overview of this hotelVersailles-inspired hotel by San Diego Civic Center
With a stay at Westgate Hotel, you'll be centrally located in San Diego, steps from San Diego Opera and Westfield Horton Plaza.
This 4-star hotel is close to San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park.
Make yourself at home in one of the 223 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and minibars. Rooms have private balconies. 49-inch LED televisions with premium TV channels provide entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Partially open bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers.
Treat yourself with massages and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including a health club, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).
Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Dining is also available at a coffee shop/café, and 24-hour room service is provided. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in San Diego? This hotel has facilities measuring 11000 square feet (1022 square meters), including meeting rooms.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
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
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Number of floors - 19
- 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
- Free WiFi
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Computer station
- Rooftop terrace
- Express check-in
- Laundry facilities
- Health club
- Luggage storage
- 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)
- 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)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- LED TV
- Cable TV service
- iPod docking station
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
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- 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.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- 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.