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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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Doheny State Beach
Doheny State Beach
Located adjacent to a popular campsite, this scenic beach provides a peaceful outdoor experience.
Attraction type: State Parks; 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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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 131 Restaurants in Dana Point
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Raya at The Ritz-Carlton
Raya at The Ritz-Carlton
Ranked #2 of 131 Restaurants in Dana Point
Price: $25 - $100
Cuisines: Latin, Spanish
Good for: Scenic view
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Waitstaff
Luciana's Ristorante
Luciana's Ristorante
Ranked #3 of 131 Restaurants in Dana Point
Price: $12 - $25
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romantic, Business meetings, 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, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Harbor Grill Restaurant
Harbor Grill Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 131 Restaurants in Dana Point
Price: $30 - $50
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
Good for: Business meetings, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
The Shwack Beach Grill
The Shwack Beach Grill
Ranked #5 of 131 Restaurants in Dana Point
Price: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Healthy
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel
2.5 of 5
BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel
$109 - $194
Ranked #3 of 13 Hotels in Dana Point
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Beachcomber Inn
2.0 of 5
Beachcomber Inn
$100 - $225
Ranked #1 of 18 Hotels in San Clemente
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Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North
2.5 of 5
Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North
$106 - $180
Ranked #2 of 18 Hotels in San Clemente
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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
$246 - $304
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
$128 - $256
Ranked #1 of 13 Hotels in Dana Point
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St. Regis, Monarch Beach
5.0 of 5
St. Regis, Monarch Beach
$231 - $875
Ranked #2 of 13 Hotels in Dana Point
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
5.0 of 5
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
$539 - $1,052
Ranked #4 of 13 Hotels in Dana Point
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Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa
4.0 of 5
Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa
$221 - $398
Ranked #5 of 13 Hotels in Dana Point
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Montage Laguna Beach
5.0 of 5
Montage Laguna Beach
$571 - $1,254
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.