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BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel

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Bury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Checked in here a little early with no problems and were only staying one night before heading on down to San Diego. The reception staff were very welcoming and most helpful when we were asking for advice on things to do, places to eat etc. They recommended a restaurant in San Clemente and we had a really good meal here... More 

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Moss, Norway
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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Dana Point might not be the liveliest or most charming town along PCH, and this hotel's location is a little bit awkward, squeezed in between a steep hill/cliff and the Pacific Coast Highway (on the «wrong» side of the road from the ocean), but it still has some good vantage points. Rooms are fairly up to date, clean and spacious,... More 

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Loveland, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a good hotel in a good location within walking distance to the beach. Upon check in, the front desk clerk was very helpful and friendly, which gave us a nice first impression. Our room was clean and had everything we needed, including a decent-sized mini-fridge with a small freezer. We liked that breakfast was included, though it was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for four nights, during 4th of July holiday this year. The hotel staff and management really work hard to make sure that the guest has a thoroughly enjoyable stay! We had the King Suite with Whirlpool room. We could see the ocean from our window! I felt like I had walked into a "high end" hotel room. We... More 

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Dana Point, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time together as a family for our 1st family vacation. We have 3 year old twins and a 6 year old and our stay was wonderful. The rooms were nice and the pool was always kept clean. The staff delivered extra items we requested promptly and we are very excited to visit again. Thanks Again

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Hudson, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

All of the staff, from the front desk to housekeeping were friendly. One of the female workers in the breakfast room was really helpful and hardworking. Kept all items refilled and helped guests when needed. Rooms were clean and updated.Amenities were nice. Air conditioning unit was loud.

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Detroit, Michigan, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for two nights while in town for a wedding. Great location and easy to get around from the hotel. Staff was friendly. Breakfast was ok, nothing fancy. The room was clean but had some small issues like a constantly running toilet, large hole in the screen near the handle. We were right on the street, which didn't bother... More 

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Lake Norman, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great place..awesome pool/workout area..The breakfast buffet was one of the best...very clean.Also they individual box cereal instead of the big containers..lived that .The beds were nice and room was very clean..Great staff...especially the guy who's running the breakfast buffet!!

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Gresham, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an excellent stay for us. Very relaxing. I used to live above this hotel as a kid so it was great revisiting the area 30 years later...This Best Western was the best of 3 that we stayed in during our trip. We stayed in Sacramento and in Santa Rosa, and this by far was the best! The rooms... More 

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galveston, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a/c unit is so loud this motel provides free ear plugs. bed was very uncomfortable and should be replaced. tiny fitness facility and pool area had 5 chairs. breakfast was goof and the staff is very friendly

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel - Dana Point Harbor - Doheny State Beach. Conveniently located on Pacific Coast Highway and minutes from Laguna Beach, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Camp Pendleton, the Ritz Carlton, St. Regis, and the Montage Resort and Spa. Our AAA rated hotel features 34 comfortable two-room suites with partial ocean views from their balcony and 8 spacious king suites with whirlpool tubs for two. All rooms (with the exception of ADA Rooms) have jetted tubs with showers. All rooms have two phones with voice mail; one with speaker. We are conveniently located 1 block from Dana Point Harbor and Doheny State Beach. Our area is known for its fine beaches, recreational activities, specialty shops, restaurants and fine art galleries. Whale watching excursions are offered in Dana Point Harbor during the California Gray Whale migration. The hotel is located just two miles from both San Juan Capistrano and San Clemente, four miles from Laguna Beach. Weekly rates available based on a 7 night stay. Contact the hotel directly for details and rates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel

Address: 34280 Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point, CA 92629
Location: United States > California > Orange County > Dana Point
Price Range: $125 - $273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 86
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Dana Point Harbor - Doheny Beach Hotel Dana Point
Holiday Inn Dana Point
Dana Point Holiday Inn
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Dana Point
#1 Business Hotel in Dana Point
#2 Family Hotel in Dana Point
#4 Romantic Hotel in Dana Point
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