In a style that reflects San Diego's casual yet contemporary culture, The Westin Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego is the ideal venue for you to restore the body, expand the mind and elevate the spirit. Offering guests an urban retreat, the hotel is located adjacent to the Horton Plaza Shopping & Entertainment mall, one of the nation's premier shopping centers, featuring a variety of specialty shops, dining and entertainment venues. Just a short stroll will bring you to the historic San Diego Gaslamp District, which offers an array of the city's finest restaurants, live entertainment and distinguished arts and cultural events. The Westin is also just minutes away from the San Diego Convention Center, Petco Park and many of the destination's premier attractions, including The USS Midway Museum, Sea World, the world famous San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park and museums, and our scenic, sandy beaches.The hotel's 450 guest rooms and suites are specifically designed to meet your business and leisure travel needs. From the ambiance of our lobby and meeting space to the tranquility of your guest room, our staff is committed to providing a place where you can relax, re-energize and renew yourself.Special ConditionsWe want to make you aware of a new assessment that will become effective January 1, 2008. Last month the San Diego Hotel and Motel Association members voted to approve a marketing assessment of 2% at all hotels in the city of San Diego with more than 70 guest rooms.The D Tourism Marketing District) fee will be posted on all guest room folios as additional assessment over and above the Transient Occupancy Tax (currently 10.565%).Please contact the hotel for further information.