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“Absolutely more than I expected” 4 of 5 stars
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Dana Point Marina Inn
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   24800 Dana Point Harbor Drive, Dana Point, CA 92629   |  
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Ranked #6 of 9 Hotels in Dana Point
Dana Point, California
1 review
“Absolutely more than I expected”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

Great spot. Staff was friendly and courteous. The room was beautiful and very clean. The hotel was quiet, and even serve a full hot breakfast in the morning. The surrounding of the hotel is clean and in good shape. Easy to park and its free. Absolutely more than I expected.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Always clean with great customer service! We always enjoy our time here. Close to everything. Love that we can walk everywhere from here. Will keep coming here. The room is usually ready early which makes our stay even better.

  • Stayed October 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Pasadena, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

We have been going to the Marina Inn since the early 80's and more frequently after we retired and have a 2 year old grandson near by. We have always been pleased with the friendly front desk and have only not been able to check in early twice. The rooms have always been clean and while outdated, for people that matters to, you will be happy to know they are in the process of renovating all the rooms. The harbor side rooms have been done and the pool view rooms are currently being done. We like the casual atmosphere and ambiance of the Marina Inn. This will be our "vacation home" for a long time.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Anacortes, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

We stay at this hotel twice a year for an extended time and it is one of our very favorite stops. The rates are reasonable for a waterfront accommodation with a lovely view of the marina. We love to shop, and eat good food that is within walking distance from our room. It has nice walks for exercise, a laundry for customers, and free WiFi. We enjoy the harbor side on either the second or third floor. The staff is very pleasant and helpful, and the room are nice and large, with a small balcony to enjoy the outdoors and view from you room. It is a central location for visiting other areas along the coast. We look forward to returning in February.

Room Tip: It is worth the extra money to be on the water side and have the lovely view of the Marina
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Henderson, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

My wife and I live in Henderson, Nevada. Four times each year we travel to Dana Point to do some fishing and visit friends and relatives. We always stay at the Dana Point Marina Inn for several reasons. It's right on the harbor, walking distance to shops, restaurants and fishing. The room rates are reasonable, rooms are clean and the staff is friendly and helpful. We give this hotel our highest recommendation.

Room Tip: We like the views and quietness of the third floor rooms.
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

we stayed at your hotel at least 3 times a year and have done so for the past 30 years. It always has been a positive experience. We glad to see that you are renovating the hotel, which will make our future stays even more so enjoyable. Rooms were clean and the staff a pleasure to deal with, informative and courteous as well as making you feel welcome. The continental breaskfast was great, with a good variety of breakfast items. With the harbor and the restaurants within walking distance it was defintely a plus to stay at your hotel.

Room Tip: rooms overlooking the harbor and pool are quiet
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Henderson, Nevada, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

we selected our rooms on the harbor side, third floor and the view was great. We went whale watching, day trip to Catalina, and the beach without having to get into our cars. During our stay we walked to the restaurants and shopping along the marina. The rooms were clean and the staff terrific + extremely reasonable for the area.

Room Tip: third floor with a harbor view a good choice, coffee on the terrace
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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 24800 Dana Point Harbor Drive, Dana Point, CA 92629
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Location: United States > California > Orange County > Dana Point
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 9 Hotels in Dana Point
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Dana Point Marina Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 136
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