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Welcome to BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel!

This Chairman Award Winning Dana Point hotel is pet-friendly and boasts a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence, along with a 3-Diamond AAA Rating. Complete with eco-friendly certification, guests sleep easy (on pillow-top mattresses) knowing theyre staying in style.

Whale watching and sport fishing are a way of life for many guests at this Dana Point hotel who want to stay nestled close to Doheny State Beach.

Take a stroll along Dana Point Harbor or indulge in a Catalina Cruise, where youll be whisked off in luxurious style. The location to the harbor, Laguna Beach and numerous wedding venues is just one of the many reasons this Dana Point hotel is so popular. The many nearby activities catch guests eyes, but its the value, cleanliness and sheer quality of service that really makes the stay great. Enjoy a variety of room types including Suites, Whirlpool and Standard rooms so you can customize your stay.

A central location between Los Angeles, San Diego and Anaheim makes this Dana Point hotel the perfect home base for a California getaway. The Doheny Blues Festival is always a crowd pleaser, and the Dana Point Boat Parade of Lights is a romantic yearly event that cant be missed. Make the most of the Pacific water with sailing, boating or surfing.

Business travelers with Nestle and the Southern California Gas Company take advantage of the corporate rates at our Dana Point Hotel. Whether guests are in town for a meeting with Hobie or an event at Camp Pendleton, spacious rooms make staying as a group easier. Even if business calls, make time to visit the Battle of the Paddle or In Water Boat Show. From the Toshiba Tall Ships Festival to the annual Thanksgiving Turkey Trot, youre sure to find something that strikes your fancy.

Book your Suite or Whirlpool room at BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel today!

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34280 Pacific Coast Highway
Dana Point
United States
AAA - 3 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 11:00:00
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34280 Pacific Coast Highway
Dana Point
United States

What's nearby?


  • 2.00 mile(s) from San Juan Capistrano

  • 3.00 mile(s) from San Clemente

  • 8.00 mile(s) from Laguna Beach

  • 15.00 mile(s) from Oceanside

  • 16.00 mile(s) from Newport Beach

  • 22.00 mile(s) from Huntington Beach

  • 23.00 mile(s) from Irvine

  • 33.00 mile(s) from Anaheim

  • 58.0 mile(s) from Los Angeles

  • 60.00 mile(s) from San Diego

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Rainbow Sandals

  • 21.00 mile(s) from Broadcom Corporation, Irvine, CA Networking and communications Co

  • 22.00 mile(s) from Cisco Systems, Irvine, CA Networking equipment manufacture

  • 22.00 mile(s) from Teva Pharmaceuticals, Irvine, CA Manufacture of brand generic drugs

  • 22.00 mile(s) from Allergan, Irvine, CA Healthcare company

  • 22.00 mile(s) from Irvine Company, Irvine, CA Private real estate company

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Dana Point High School, sporting events/tournaments

  • 7.10 mile(s) from Saddleback College, community college located in Mission Viejo

  • 17.90 mile(s) from Irvine Valley College, community college located in Irvine

  • 19.40 mile(s) from University of California, located in Irvine

  • 20.40 mile(s) from Chapman University, located in Irvine

  • 25 mile(s) from University of Phoenix

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Clean and Convenient

05/10/2016 canncan, Menifee, CA

We stayed here based on the location. It is very well situated for access to the beach and all of the beach cities along the coast. Although this is not a new facility, it was well cared for and cle... more


Overrated Hotel. We will hesitate to stay here again.

28/09/2016 289susiek,

I booked the hotel based on the rating and the location. The room was very noisy due to the room facing Pacific Coast Hwy. I had hard time sleeping. The sink in the bathroom was smelly every time I ra... more


Great for a stop over

27/09/2016 Jamie G,

This was a great hotel that we used for one night before getting the ferry over to Catalina island. It was very conveniently located just down the road. The room was nice and big with a nice comfy bed... more


A Pleasant Surprise

26/09/2016 Kurt S, San Francisco, United States

We needed a place to stay before and after going to Catalina Island. We made the resrvation based on location in Dana Point so we could get the ferry eary the next morning. The hotel turned out to be ... more


Surprise room on reservations check-in.

22/09/2016 Michael T, Phoenix, Arizona

Well, checked in after booking the room through 3rd party, booked a king online and was told the only room left with a king bed was a suite. Well they forgot to mention that it was an accessible room... more