Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel

800 Bay Marina Dr., National City, CA 91950 United States (USA) near Exit 10 on I-5 (~0.1mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-219-2797
3.5 Star Property
32.659733-117.109750
+1-800-219-2797
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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check RatesQueen Suite with 2 Queen Beds and Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite 2 Queen Beds Sofa Bed Refrigerator Standard
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite 2 Queen Beds Sofa Bed Work Desk Sitting Area Refrigerator
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

San Diego Zoo, Seaworld, USS Midway, Qualcomm Stadium, Petco Park, Balboa Park, Gasplamp District, Old Town, Sea Port Village, San Diego Airport, Little Italy, Convention Center, Casinos, Plenty of Shopping, Marinas, and many wonderful beaches. Just to the North is Legoland and San Diego Wild Animal Park.

Verified Reviews of Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Relaxing and wonderful stay!"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Relaxing and wonderful stay!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from AU flag
01-Jan-2024 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Dec 28 to Fri Dec 29 2023 at a $179.00 average nightly rate.
"Always Top Notch!"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
This hotel is always top notch!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
19-Dec-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Dec 16 to Sun Dec 17 2023 at a $199.00 average nightly rate.
4.5 out of 5. Based on 920 guest reviews

Property Description

The Best Western Marina Gateway is a stunning new hotel that opened in July of '09 in San Diego's South-Bay with wonderfully appointed features. When entering the hotel you are immediately greeted by our warm and exceptional staff. The lobby and front desk area boasts high ceilings, cascading waterfall, fireplace and an unobstructed view of the beautiful pool and scenic garden area. Guests can take advantage of our free state of the art secure wireless and wired Internet access from their room or laying poolside. Speaking of rooms, Best Western Marina Gateway offers your choice of 173 luxurious rooms designed to provide all of the comforts of home and more. Along with its own beautiful view of the surrounding San Diego landscape, room amenities include: high definition television, generous work area, presidential beds and linen, refrigerator, coffee maker and a free microwave upon request. Parking is always free and the parking lot is always well illuminated and monitored. Business guests can take advantage of our large meeting/conference rooms, and our complimentary business center. Goodies restaurant and Bar is on site and offers our guests room service, and a world class menu for your dining pleasure. Finally Best Western Marina Gateway offers our guests shuttle services to the Red Trolley Station, guest laundry, fitness center and valet service.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00
Check Out: 12:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2009
Floors: 4
Rooms: 173
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 173
Handicap Rooms: 10
Suites: 23
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 3 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 1774 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 50 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 6am - 11pm
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24hrs.
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 10.19%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

San Diego Linbergh Airport is 7 miles.Brown Field Airport is 12 miles.

Local Shuttle Info: Free shuttle service to Red Trolly Station.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Restrictions apply.

About Best Western Plus

  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk
  • Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available
  • FREE high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Breakfast is available
  • For the upper mid-scale market, including upgraded amenities and enhanced style and comfort.

The Best Western Plus highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: Cafe 21 - Start your day with a tasty breakfast at this cozy cafe located 4 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: The Crack Shack - Indulge in gourmet fried chicken sandwiches and other tasty dishes at this trendy eatery located 3 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Oscar's Mexican Seafood - Enjoy delicious Mexican seafood dishes at this popular restaurant located 2.5 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Balboa Park - Explore the beautiful gardens, museums, and attractions of Balboa Park, located 8 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Hash House A Go Go - Start your day with hearty breakfast dishes at this famous brunch spot located 5 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Carnitas' Snack Shack - Try the mouthwatering pork-centric dishes at this casual eatery located 4 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Buona Forchetta - Enjoy authentic Italian cuisine at this popular restaurant located 3.5 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: USS Midway Museum - Explore the historic aircraft carrier and learn about naval aviation history at this museum located 7 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: The Mission - Enjoy delicious breakfast dishes with a twist at this popular brunch spot located 4.5 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Phil's BBQ - Savor the finger-licking BBQ ribs and chicken at this local favorite located 5 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Juniper & Ivy - Experience innovative and seasonal American cuisine at this renowned restaurant located 6 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: San Diego Zoo - Visit one of the world's most famous zoos and see a wide variety of animals from around the globe. The zoo is located 9 miles from the hotel.

Previously known as:
Best Western Marina Gateway

Hotel Rate Trends at Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel

This graph illustrates averages of sleeping room prices for both group rates and the most competitive individual traveler rates our system could find at the time the group offer was placed. The lowest group rate shown is 37.3% in September 2024 and the highest average individual rate is $338 in the month of September 2024. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel.

Feel free to use the Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in National City event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Marina 35 x 20 x 9 70040/50--402015----/--856512
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Marina

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
700 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
35 x 20 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Harbor 24 x 26 x 9 62450/--------------/--------
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Harbor

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
624 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
24 x 26 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
8
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Boardroom 1 x 1 x 0 450--/--------------/--------
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Boardroom

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
450 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
1 x 1 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System

FAQs about Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel have?

There are 173 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel?

Yes, they have 3 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

Can I get a AAA rate at Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA CAA Rate Suite 2 Queen Beds Sofa Bed Refrigerator Standard

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Rate Citizens 55yrs Plus or AARP ID Suite 2 Queen Beds Non-Smoking Sofa Bed Refrigerator

Is there a gym at Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there a pool at Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property..

Can I get a group rate at Best Western Plus Marina Gateway Hotel?

Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 6.7%.

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