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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 place to stay

30/11/2016 Portlandjim, portland

I stay here often and always have great service and stay. This property is tucked away but has easy access to freeways and San Diego Trolley. There is a bit of a trail by the property that is great if... more


Easy access to freeway, nothing is around though

26/11/2016 Kudoku_11, Escondido, California

I chose this hotel from high rated reviews I read. This was my Thanksgiving treat (for myself, solo trip, just to relax and unwind…) and this 2 nights/3 days trip to this hotel did not fit for my purp... more


Relaxing stay

20/11/2016 nfreeman801, Kansas City, Missouri

This Best Western is a great hotel for those who prefer to be somewhere between San Diego and Tijuana. Nice location not to far from the trolley line that can take you into San Diego or down to the b... more


Comfy, clean, good service

17/11/2016 Rob T,

Really good staff who were very helpful when we needed info on San Diego or needed a plaster (band aid). Hotel is not far from the trolley line, has a small pool, gym and guest laundry. There's a din... more


Excellent Hotel for Leisure or Business

13/11/2016 coolspot18, Richmond Hill, Canada

The hotel is located in National City just off the highway in a somewhat industrial area of town. Nevertheless the property is new and maintained very well. Check-in was very efficient and took less t... more