The Westin San Diego's angular, urban design stands out among the structures that comprise the San Diego skyline. This hotel is three blocks from Horton Plaza, while the Gaslamp Quarter is five blocks away. The Embarcadero's restaurants and shops are positioned six blocks away.
The 100-foot (30-meter) atrium lobby is filled with light reflected from dangling glass prisms. Dining options include 400 West, a contemporary lobby-level restaurant that specializes in California and Italian cuisine. Aroma Café serves morning coffee and pastries. The Bar hosts occasional live entertainment and serves cocktails. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining at all three of these venues. A 24-hour business center houses three computer stations. Wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. A total of 21,738 square feet (2,020 square meters) of function space accommodates events. The complimentary, 24-hour fitness center contains television-mounted cardiovascular equipment, strength-training machines and free weights. An outdoor heated pool, and indoor and outdoor spa tubs provide relaxing recreation.
The Westin San Diego offers 436 guestrooms distributed among 25 floors. Due to the hotel's unusual design, the guestrooms display varying layouts and views. Westin Heavenly Beds' signature bedding consists of pillow top mattresses, 300-thread count linens, triple sheeting, down comforters (blankets) and 5 down/feather pillows. Bathrooms include massage showerheads, curved shower rods, and Brazilian combed-cotton bath towels. All accommodations contain minibars and coffeemakers stocked with Starbucks coffee. Laptop-compatible in-room safes are provided. Rooms include complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access and flat-screen cable televisions. Pets are permitted in select rooms.