Night time view of San Diego, California skyline

An Invitation to Discover San Diego

Located in the heart of downtown San Diego, The Westgate Hotel brings you closer to the best our beautiful city has to offer. Whatever your ideal destination, from arts & culture to nightlife, beach days to theme parks, an invitation to The Westgate is an invitation to indulge in everything right on our doorstep.

+ Hotel Events

From Weekend Brunch and Afternoon Tea, to live music in the Plaza Bar and relaxing outdoor Yoga and Mimosas, let us invite you to relax, rejuvenate and escape inside the cherished surroundings of our elegant property. Our welcoming staff will help you enjoy everything the Westgate Hotel has to offer.


+ The Gaslamp Quarter

Just steps from The Westgate Hotel’s elegant property, discover the heritage and beauty of San Diego’s historic heart. Built from the 1860s onwards and recognized as a nationally designated historic district, San Diego’s Gaslamp district is home to a rich array of Victorian buildings and points of interest. Where saloons and gambling halls of the early 1900s once stood, visitors will now find world-class restaurants, boutiques, wine bars, nightclubs and must-try cafés and coffee shops.


+ Balboa Park

Picture-perfect, lush, and filled with historic museums and galleries, Balboa Park, host of the 1915 Panama-California Exposition and 1935 California-Pacific International Exposition, isn’t just minutes from our property; it is also visible from many of our deluxe rooms. For directions or ideas on how to get the most from your visit, our concierge is ready and waiting to help.



World famous for its extensive size, beautiful Balboa Park setting and must-see pandas, the San Diego Zoo is located just minutes from the Westgate Hotel. Alternatively, a drive inland will bring you to the San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park, where you can board a safari train and see the zoo’s conservation efforts in effect as rhino, elephants and many other endangered animals roam a stunning savannah space.