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Dana Point Harbor

34624 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
+1 888-224-0603
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34624 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
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"restaurants and shops"
in 18 reviews
"watch the boats"
in 20 reviews
"cute shops"
in 13 reviews
"ocean institute"
in 54 reviews
"baby beach"
in 47 reviews
"whale watching"
in 75 reviews
"plenty of free parking"
in 10 reviews
"walk around"
in 17 reviews
"great place to walk"
in 17 reviews
"paddle boarding"
in 29 reviews
"nice walk"
in 13 reviews
"catalina island"
in 26 reviews
"catalina express"
in 18 reviews
"picnic tables"
in 13 reviews
"southern california"
in 14 reviews
"sea lions"
in 18 reviews
"sport fishing"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dana Point visitors and residents need to be aware that on Saturday, June 16, 2018 an innocent man was stabbed when he did not hand money over to a pan-handler while at Doheny Beach. This is very near Doheny Campground, Dana Point Harbor and not...More

Thank 403travelbug18
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views are amazing in the harbor. Everyone is so nice and people are kayaking, paddle boarding and jet skiing. Boats are passing by as well and they all smile and wave just be pay attention because you will have to slow down and move...More

Thank nicolespoole
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Reviewed 1 week ago

great walking around Marina - you can go all way to Ocean one way and to great shops and restaurants the other way.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked from our hotel while visiting for 5 days and went to many of the restaurants which were all good. We noticed there was 4 hour free parking. Catch the boat to Catalina Island but be sure and make a reservation!

1  Thank BunnieinOregon
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the cleanest marinas you will ever see! There are lots of really good restaurants, gift shops and even nice clothing stores. Great place to walk along the flat paved paths from the retail shops, bars and restaurants to the marine institute...More

Thank gmichaelcampbell
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We walked around the harbor. So many types of seafaring boats. Interesting to compare all the different boats. This location is fun for tourist and locals. Lots of people with dogs and locals willing to weave tales of their local. Lots of restaurants and some...More

Thank Jwalms
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

This marina/harbour is huge. So so many boats in this harbour which leads to people being able to do many different water sports.

Thank Ashleigh M
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Great Location, easy access to Catalina Island, fantastic restaurants, scenic walkway, guest boat dock with clean showers and easy access boat slips. I love this place!

Thank O7161YNstevej
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Disclaimer: This is our home. We chose to move here. The weather is nearly perfect all year round. If you are a boater, this is a great place to anchor. It's also a great one-day, weekend, or vacation destination. Visit the Ocean Institute. Walk the...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

Visited with my family. This was our second visit. We had so much fun the first time we wanted to return! We all jet skied in the harbor..... the view is spectacular.. sparkling blue water in one direction and gorgeous cliffs and beach in the...More

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Christopher T
5 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.
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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
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Demabhel
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
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