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All things to do » Things to do

Dana Point Harbor
Dana Point Harbor
Attraction type: Piers & Boardwalks
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Salt Creek Beach
Salt Creek Beach
Attraction type: Beaches
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Catalina Express
Catalina Express
Owner description: Catalina Island is just an hour away aboard our fast and sleek boats out of Long Beach, San Pedro and Dana Point. We are committed to offering the most advanced, state-of-the-art... more Owner description: Catalina Island is just an hour away aboard our fast and sleek boats out of Long Beach, San Pedro and Dana Point. We are committed to offering the most advanced, state-of-the-art watercraft available while maintaining a high level of dedication to safety, customer satisfaction, and quality of service. Today, the fleet consists of 8 high-speed vessels. More than one million passengers set sail to Catalina Island each year on board Catalina Express, and with year round service and up to 30 departures daily, you can easily join them. less
Attraction type: Ferries
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Doheny State Beach
Doheny State Beach
Located adjacent to a popular campsite, this scenic beach provides a peaceful outdoor experience.
Attraction type: Beaches; State Parks
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Baby Beach
Baby Beach
Attraction type: Beaches
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Stacks Pancake House
Stacks Pancake House
Ranked #1 of 144 Restaurants in Dana Point
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
The Shwack Beach Grill
The Shwack Beach Grill
Ranked #2 of 144 Restaurants in Dana Point
Price: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Bar, Healthy
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Luciana's Ristorante
Luciana's Ristorante
Ranked #3 of 144 Restaurants in Dana Point
Price: $12 - $25
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Jimmy's Famous American Tavern
Jimmy's Famous American Tavern
Ranked #4 of 144 Restaurants in Dana Point
Cuisines: American, Bar
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Drinks, Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
RJ's Cafe
RJ's Cafe
Ranked #5 of 144 Restaurants in Dana Point
Price: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel
3.0 of 5
Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel
$129 - $267
Ranked #4 of 12 Hotels in Dana Point
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Beachcomber Inn
2.0 of 5
Beachcomber Inn
$100 - $225
Ranked #4 of 18 Hotels in San Clemente
Crescent Bay Inn
2.0 of 5
Crescent Bay Inn
$161 - $343
Ranked #7 of 22 Hotels in Laguna Beach
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Blue Lantern Inn - A Four Sisters Inn
3.5 of 5
Blue Lantern Inn - A Four Sisters Inn
$235 - $268
Ranked #1 of 2 Dana Point B&B and Inns
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Best Western Plus Dana Point Inn-By-The-Sea
2.5 of 5
Best Western Plus Dana Point Inn-By-The-Sea
$150 - $339
Ranked #3 of 12 Hotels in Dana Point
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Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa
4.0 of 5
Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa
$255 - $437
Ranked #5 of 12 Hotels in Dana Point
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Monarch Beach Resort
5.0 of 5
Monarch Beach Resort
$443 - $898
Ranked #1 of 12 Hotels in Dana Point
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The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
5.0 of 5
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
$738 - $1,178
Ranked #2 of 12 Hotels in Dana Point
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Montage Laguna Beach
5.0 of 5
Montage Laguna Beach
$898 - $1,336
Ranked #1 of 22 Hotels in Laguna Beach
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.