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Dana Point, CA, United States
22 Oct — 23 Oct2
Dana Point, CA, United States
Fri 22/10
Sat 23/10

Good to know

Low season

JuneCheapest month to stay with an average 35% drop in price.

High season

MayMost expensive month to stay with an average 58% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 425Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 465Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

Best Dana Point hotels

Most recommended Dana Point hotels

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Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach - Dana Point - Pool
Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach
8.8 Excellent
C$ 806+
C$ 806+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel - Dana Point - Living room
C$ 1,100+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
Dana Point Marina Inn - Dana Point - Bedroom
Dana Point Marina Inn - Dana Point - Bedroom
Dana Point Marina Inn
7.8 Good
C$ 167+
C$ 167+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
San Clemente Inn - San Clemente - Lounge
San Clemente Inn - San Clemente - Lounge
San Clemente Inn
8.2 Excellent
C$ 204+
C$ 204+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool

When to book a hotel in Dana Point

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Top tips for finding perfect Dana Point hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Dana Point, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Dana Point in June and November.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Dana Point if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Dana Point accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Dana Point found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 576, while the most expensive was C$ 584.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Dana Point for 3 days.
  • If you're traveling on a budget and looking for an affordable hotel on your trip to Dana Point, a couple of good options include The Americas Best Value Inn San Clemente Beach, the Inn At Calafia Beach, and the Oceana Boutique Hotel. 
  • If you would like to stay right on the water on your visit to Dana Point, some hotel options include The Riviera Beach & Shores Resorts by Diamond Resorts and The Beachfront Inn and Suites at Dana Point.
  • If you want a hotel with a great view of the Dana Point Marina, some recommended choices include The Dana Point Marina Inn, The Blue Lantern Inn, A Four Sisters Inn, and The DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach - Dana Point.
  • If you are looking for some of the nicest and most high-end hotels that Dana Point has to offer, some five-star choices include The Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach and The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel.
  • There are several great golf courses around Dana Point and if you are somebody the plans to hit the links on your trip, some good nearby hotel options include the Blue Lantern Inn, A Four Sisters Inn, and The Holiday Inn Express San Clemente North.
  • If you plan on making the trip up north from Dana Point to some of the fun nearby theme parks, a great hotel option that is fairly close is the Best Western Capistrano Inn.
  • If you are bringing your pet with you on your trip to Dana Point, some examples of great pet-friendly hotels include The Dana Point Marina Inn, The Best Western PLUS Marina Shores Hotel, and The Sea Horse Resort.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Dana Point

  • Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Dana Point. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • If you are looking for a hotel close to Doheny State Beach, you should consider staying at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach and Best Western PLUS Marina Shores Hotel, as they are the most recommended by KAYAK users.

  • Some hotels that are just north of Dana Point that are a short drive from John Wayne Airport (SNA) include The Best Western PLUS Marina Shores Hotel, The Laguna Close! Dana Point Lantern Village Balboa Unit, and The Castle By The Sea - Dana Point.

  • The Dana Strands Beach is a calm and kid-friendly beach, and hotels that are near this beach include The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel and The Blue Lantern Inn, A Four Sisters Inn. 

  • Some good choices for hotels for those that are going to get out of the water to try to see some whales include The DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach - Dana Point and The Best Western PLUS Dana Point Inn-by-the-Sea.

  • To the northeast of Dana Point on the way to San Juan Capistrano, you will find a great hotel that is centrally located yet is away from all the hustle and bustle of the coast. That hotel is the Residence Inn by Marriott Dana Point San Juan Capistrano.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Dana Point districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Dana Point city centre

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Dana Point?

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