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The BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Gateway Hotel is a brand new hotel, with 149 rooms and 24 suites all nicely decorated and equipped with the latest technology that a savvy business - leisure traveler expects.

Our hotel is located off Interstate 5, just minutes away from San Diegos best attractions. Some of the attractions are Sea World, the world-famous San Diego Zoo, San Diegos Padres Petco Park, Chargers Qualcomm Stadium, Balboa Park, beaches and much more.

The BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Gateway Hotels rooms are accessed through interior corridors, some rooms with private balcony. Our hotel has a restaurant and sports bar on site for guests to unwind. Some of the amenities the hotel has to offer include a meeting room that can accommodate up to 250 people, outdoor pool and spa, fitness center and guest laundry facility.

Free ample parking is available for hotel guests. Hotel shuttle service is available to and from the red trolley station for easy access to downtown San Diego and other local attractions. Enjoy your stay.

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800 Bay Marina Drive
National City
United States
AAA - 3 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 12:00:00
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800 Bay Marina Drive
National City
United States

What's nearby?


  • 1.50 mile(s) from San Diego

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Chula Vista

  • 8.00 mile(s) from La Jolla

  • 70.00 mile(s) from Irvine

  • 105 mile(s) from Los Angeles

  • 0.50 mile(s) from Knight and Carver, yacht and boat business

  • 0.50 mile(s) from Dixie Line, lumber

  • 0.50 mile(s) from Pasha Automotive Services

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Mile of Cars, car dealership

  • 1.50 mile(s) from NASSCO, general dynamics, ship repair facility

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Naval Base San Diego, on 32nd Street

  • 4.00 mile(s) from North Island Naval Base

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Naval Amphibious Base

  • 1.00 mile(s) from L-3 Unidyne

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Raytheon

  • 3.00 mile(s) from BAE Systems San Diego

  • 5.00 mile(s) from Sempra Energy

  • 7 mile(s) from USD, University of San Diego

  • 7.5 mile(s) from California Western School of law

  • 12 mile(s) from SDSU, San Diego State University

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Great clerk, Zoe.

16/09/2016 socrwill, Redding, California

So helpful. Hotel was clean and seemed very safe. Close to I5 so travel was very easy. Zoe was very helpful with "locals only" insights! The pool was warm. Starbucks and in n out were convenient. A l... more


Conveniently located and clean

14/09/2016 joannewin2015, Riverside, California

We enjoyed our stay at the Best Western Marina in National City. The staff was friendly and informative. The rooms were clean and comfortable. Wifi was easy to access and the amenities were great as... more


Great Staff

13/09/2016 jayce153, San Diego, California

We needed to travel during the fall school semester and even though I brought all of the study material I needed I wasn't prepared as I thought. I showed up at the front desk in a panic needing to ma... more


Great Deal!

08/09/2016 rachaelhfl, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

The price is very accommodating for the area. It's in a great location....you can get to just about everything within minutes! Very nice and clean. ZOE, the front desk attendant, is absolutely wonderf... more


Beautiful room, but the view?

06/09/2016 karlynh1, Vancouver, Washington

Make sure you ask where your room is. I had 306 and had a lovely view of a building. I was there for four nights and you think I would have warranted a better view. Other than that, the room was... more