Enjoy an Immersive Downtown San Diego Experience


From historic neighborhoods like the Gaslamp Quarter to can't-miss attractions like the San Diego Zoo, our hotel gives you easy access to inspiring experiences you won't find anywhere else. Whether you're in the mood to soak up the sun with beachfront activities or enjoy an urban adventure in the city streets, explore San Diego to the fullest from our hotel in Emerald Plaza.

On-Site Outlets
WestinWorkout Fitness Studio

WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio

Outdoor Pool


Rooftop Pool

Mon-Sun: 6:00 AM-10:00 PM


Towels provided



3rd floor by main pool

Towels provided at whirlpool

Massage Therapy

Treat yourself to a day of pampering with our on-site massage therapy treatments. With treatments ranging from couples massages to reflexology, there is something for everyone. 

Reservations are required and advance reservations are highly recommended. Dial in-house extension 3771 or 619.239.4500 for spa reservations. Our Body and Skin Care Specialists are on-call from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm daily by appointment.

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Easy Access to San Diego Attractions

This city is home to unforgettable attractions and activities for outdoor enthusiasts, children at heart, and every other kind of adventurer. See wildlife up-close at the San Diego Zoo, sightsee at Balboa Park, learn something new at the USS Midway Museum, and much more with easy access to it all from our hotel in Downtown San Diego.

Local Activity Highlights
Gaslamp Quarter

Visit the historic Gaslamp Quarter for boutique shopping, award-winning dining and much more.


Tour the harbor and enjoy fresh seafood at the Embarcadero, just a half mile away from our hotel..

San Diego Zoo

Visit the world famous San Diego Zoo, just a short 15-minute drive from our downtown San Diego hotel.

Balboa Park

Balboa Park is a 1,200-acre urban cultural park in San Diego.

Cabrillo Lighthouse

Embark on your own voyage of exploration at the Cabrillo National Monument.

Sun & Sand

Get out and enjoy the sun and sand, just 3 miles from our hotel.

Enjoy an immersive historic experience at the USS Midway Museum, just 1 mile from our hotel.

Experience the local food and brewery scene less than a mile away in San Diego's Little Italy.

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