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Dana Point Harbor

34624 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
+1 888-224-0603
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Luxury Catamaran Sunset and Wine Cruise from Dana Point
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USD 65.00*
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Dana Point Whale Watching and Dolphin Watching Eco-Safari
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High Speed Zodiac Whale Watching Safari from Dana Point
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34624 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed drive and views. Gorgeous. Easy driving. Lots to see. Great walking areas. Water viewing of sailboats, paddle boards.

Thank BTF602
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Views were fantastic on a very warm autumn day! Many paddle boarders on water. Missed Brunch so we ordered from Lunch menu. Food was just okay. Service extremely slow and forgetful. Perhaps Sundays aren’t the best choice of days!

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love to take lunch over to the harbor when the sun is out and the weather permits, it is refreshing and a bit romantic to just sit back and watch people jogging and walking their dogs and enjoying watching the boats and paddle boarders,...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was very clean and had a little shopping area and some restaurants. There was plenty of parking and boats to rent.

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 2nd year staying here. The decor needs updating, but the beds are comfortable and rooms were very clean. The bathroom is small and not much counter space since it has a pedestal sink, but the bath tub is large if you have...More

Thank Vicki K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place seems like it is stuck in the 70s... Desperately needs modernization to keep up with the technology and architecture advances that other nearby harbors have taken advantage of. Most of the shops and restaurants are really tired and boring. One of the most...More

Thank PG13LA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dana Point is fabulous! The marina is great and nice to look at the lovely boats. There are a few companies where you can book Whale Watching. The Park has built in BBQ and is family friendly. There are shops and restaurants and so plenty...More

Thank NucciaNice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a gorgeous harbor. So beautiful and peaceful. Great waterfront shots with bpats everywhere. Great place to sit on a bench and relax or take a nice run, walk or bike ride!

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are so many activitys that center around this place something for everyone could spend a week here

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been spending a week in Dana Harbor for over twenty years now. It never fails to help you relax and enjoy all the beautiful scenery. The ocean waves, sea life, flowers and great restaurants are what calls me back year after year.

Thank James C
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Christopher T
6 July 2017|
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Response from Chad G | Reviewed this property |
Not that I've ever seen but after heavy rains it's there. According to the Orange County Register, it's flowing again. Google it. I can't post html links here.
Christopher T
5 July 2017|
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Response from Ruth G | Reviewed this property |
No, there are no waterfalls at Dana Point. There are some scenic beaches to explore, lots of picnic spots, good restaurants, huge marina with interesting boats, and the Ocean Institute is quite intriguing! Lots to see and... More
13 May 2016|
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Response from MrBigWave | Reviewed this property |
The schedule may have changed since I went. Check on-line as seasons will effect schedule. It's a great trip enjoy. PS If this helps please state with a thumbs -up. ~BWD