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Keene, California
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4 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

No doubt this is a great hotel in the city of San Diego, but what really makes it a stand-out is the staff. They are second to none. Have you ever tried to check in to a hotel and the staff are more interested in talking to each other rather than taking care of you? That doesn't happen at this... More 

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St.George Utah
1 review
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Friendly, helpful staff- Easy to find , right off the freeway-I was able to get 3 rooms next to each other and they were exceptional and clean. The only thing that would have made this better is if it had a continental breakfast-( there is a Restraunt next to the building and you do get 15% off but the service... More 

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Houston, Texas
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100 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Although an older property it's well maintained and fairly clean. Pretty quiet and quick check in. Not a whole lot of restaurants except Denny's and In N Out but well located on I-5. Recommend and a good deal if a little far out

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portland
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8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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 you are bringing your pet.

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Escondido, California
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27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

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 purpose. Hotel itself is nice, quiet from crowds and city, and very easy access to freeway (interstate 5). If you plan to... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 border. The facility over all is clean and the staff are courteous. The hotel is quiet except for on the weekends... More 

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Thank nfreeman801
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

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 diner/bar close by where there is a 15% discount for hotel guests. Would recommend.

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Richmond Hill, Canada
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51 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 than 5 minutes. I was given a room on the ground floor near the back of the building - very convenient as there is a side... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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43 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights with family, had a 2 double bed suite! the room was spacious with ample space for 3 people to move around easily! the bathroom was modern with marble tiles and big enough to move around also! the beds were comfy, clean and the room smelled clean! how it should be! the property does have a... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a very large room that was nice and clean. The restaurant next door had a band on Friday night that we were told about. They were supposed to stop at 10:30, but it was more like 10:45. Luckily no kids and we weren't overly tired so we just stayed up until the music stopped. If you have kids or... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Gateway Hotel

Address: 800 Bay Marina Drive, National City, CA 91950
Region: United States > California > National City
Price Range: $135 - $245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Gateway Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 173
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“Ask for the room with view. I had absolutely zero view, whatsoever....it was horrib”
 of 5 bubbles Kudoku_11, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on the back of the hotel, upper floors, if you are a light sleeper.”
 of 5 bubbles coolspot18, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“away from parking lot if on a weekend!”
 of 5 bubbles SABNC, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here unless you enjoy a concert level music in your room until late at night.”
 of 5 bubbles LBJ66, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ask for a ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles jayce153, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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