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Address: 34624 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA
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If your staying nearby it's worth a visit.

Enjoyable harbor to walk around. If your'e staying closeby it's worth a visit. Spotted some dolphins swimming in the harbor on our last visit. They have standup paddle board... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Phoenix, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Enjoyable harbor to walk around. If your'e staying closeby it's worth a visit. Spotted some dolphins swimming in the harbor on our last visit. They have standup paddle board rentals and boat rides.

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Dana Point, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Living in Dana Point is a blessing, we get to spend each day where others come to visit. The climate, the people and the great outdoor attractions make this a great place to live. Traveling for working always makes the arrival back into JohnWayne all the more enjoyable, our Sunday concerts in the park and many other weekend events only... More 

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Sam Roi Yot, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Great place to spend a few hours, some great restaurants and you can watch the boats come and go. Great for chilling out .....

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This is a great place to stroll with many good restaurants and shops. You can choose to dine with a view overlooking all the activity of the harbor or dine in a specialty restaurant nearby. Active and affluent.

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Boston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Dana Point Harbor is a great place to walk and enjoy the sights of boats, kayakers, paddle boards, etc... Also plenty of dog walkers around. There are a few places to shop and a few place to eat there as well.

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Took the ferry from Dana Point to Catalina. Beautiful Marina, nice restaurants, too! Not a lot of parking, but we didn't have to much of a problem. Lots of places to fish right of the pier.

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Lake Forest, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The harbor is a great place to be! There are some wonderful restaurants and snack shops to begin with. Follow that up with a beautiful view of boats coming in and out. If you walk further along the shoreline it opens up and you feel as if you're out in the middle of nature. There are lots of nice people... More 

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Chillicothe, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Nice area & fairly clean with grills, picnic tables, some shade & restrooms. Lots of surfers of all ages as part of the area is protected with a break wall which is nice for newbies or young surfers. Within easy walking distance to restaurants. It wasn't crowded when we were there. There is a 14.00 parking fee which I thought... More 

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Whether you seek adventure on the high seas, sportfishing or whalewatching, or just want to scout out an awesome place to kayak or paddlboard, Dana Point Harbor is the place to be in Orange County, California. With 2,500 slips, the marina is one of the largest harbors in Southern California, home to charter boats big and small. Name a water... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Great place to stroll and look at boats. Lots of restaurants to choose from in harbor and across the street. Had excellent scallops at Harbor Grille. Delicious Kauai Pie ice cream at Lampbert's. The chocolate shop should not be missed.

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Address: 34624 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point

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