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Best Dana Point Family Hotels

$35 Junesept Sale Parking Level/close to Salt Creek Beach .4 mi! Pool/gym Access
Great for families
The price is $100 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (112 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, close to beach, washer and dryer
Safe, location, fun

"A pleasure from start to finish. Owner was a pleasure from start to finish. You will not feel safer with your family. Such a friendly neighborhood, will be staying again longer next time."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

$35 Junesept Sale Parking Level/close to Salt Creek Beach .4 mi! Pool/gym Access
Save NOW $$$ - Stroll to Beach , Pets ok, A/c, Pool, Gym, Spa, Patio, Pkg, Wifi
Great for families
4.6/5Exceptional! (57 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, waterpark, kitchen, game room
Comfortable stay in a beautiful location.

"We had good communication and our questions were answered promptly. The condo has a nice floor plan and although the amenities (pool and clubhouse) were closed due to public health mandates, we were able to socially distance and walk the beach or nearby trails."…"

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2020

Save NOW $$$ - Stroll to Beach , Pets ok, A/c, Pool, Gym, Spa, Patio, Pkg, Wifi
Monarch Beach Resort
Great for families
5 out of 5
1 Monarch Beach Resort N, Dana Point, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $499 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (368 reviews)
Families like: kids pool, kids club, babysitting, close to beach
Travelers say...

"Outstanding staff and all amenities, Excellent room, sanitized, room service, easy access to beach with tram, good walking trails, outstanding views, excellent restaurants, Bourbon Steak, Aveo, Beach Club. Salt water swimming pool, attentive staff. We had a wonderful 3 day stay."…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Monarch Beach Resort
Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa
Great for families
4 out of 5
25135 Park Lantern, Dana Point, CA
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,000 reviews)
Families like: kids pool, miniature golf, babysitting, close to beach
omfortabl!

"Beautiful room with comfy bed and bath. Overlooking a park, easy to walk about"…"

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
Great for families
5 out of 5
1 Ritz Carlton Dr, Dana Point, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $649 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (379 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pools, playground, babysitting, on the beach
Travelers say...

"Everything was great. It was very clean and the staff was very helpful and attentive."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
34280 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $144 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (958 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family
Travelers say...

"I loved the size of the balcony. We had to store 5 large bikes and there was plenty of room for all the bikes and still room to sit and use the table and chairs for morning coffee and admire the ocean view. The suite was very spacious and beds were comfortable and clean. The pool is small but nice ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel
Riviera Beach & Shores Resorts by Diamond Resorts
Great for families
3 out of 5
34630 Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $169 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (718 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, game room, close to beach
Travelers say...

"Our favorite one ,everything is amzaing.room is clean swimming pool is clear .front disk is very professional"…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Riviera Beach & Shores Resorts by Diamond Resorts
Best Western Plus Dana Point Inn-by-the-sea
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
34744 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA
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The price is $140 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (573 reviews)
Families like: close to beach, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family
Travelers say...

"It was a clean room and nice view from the front windows - we enjoyed our stay."…"

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Best Western Plus Dana Point Inn-by-the-sea
Dana Point Marina Inn
Great for families
2 out of 5
24800 Dana Point Harbor Dr, Dana Point, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $149 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (937 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...

"Great location, safe cleaning procedures, lovely harbor views"…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Dana Point Marina Inn
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach - Dana Point
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
34402 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $152 per night
3.6/5Good! (961 reviews)
Families like: close to beach, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"I highly recommend the doubletree in DOHENY. The staff was very welcoming. The location was perfect and centrally located. I would definitely go back when I am in Dana point."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach - Dana Point
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Family friendly Hotels with Connecting Rooms

Best Western Plus Dana Point Inn-by-the-sea
2.5 out of 5
34744 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $140 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (573 reviews)

"It was a clean room and nice view from the front windows - we enjoyed our stay."…"

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Best Western Plus Dana Point Inn-by-the-sea
Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel
2.5 out of 5
34280 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $144 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (958 reviews)

"I loved the size of the balcony. We had to store 5 large bikes and there was plenty of room for all the bikes and still room to sit and use the table and chairs for morning coffee and admire the ocean view. The suite was very spacious and beds were comfortable and clean. The pool is small but nice ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel
Dana Point Marina Inn
2 out of 5
24800 Dana Point Harbor Dr, Dana Point, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $149 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (937 reviews)

"Great location, safe cleaning procedures, lovely harbor views"…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Dana Point Marina Inn
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach - Dana Point
3.5 out of 5
34402 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $152 per night
3.6/5Good! (961 reviews)

"I highly recommend the doubletree in DOHENY. The staff was very welcoming. The location was perfect and centrally located. I would definitely go back when I am in Dana point."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach - Dana Point
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Where Should We Stay in Dana Point?

The destination of Dana Point is a great choice if you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids. The whale watching, boating, and beaches are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family vacations. Take to the air and fly into Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne), which is located 17.4 mi (28 km) from the city center. Dana Point offers 16 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where to stay.

Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:

Monarch Beach Resort: Offers 3 outdoor pools, a kids' club, and 6 restaurants. Guests like the overall comfort at this 5-star resort.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach - Dana Point - Features an outdoor pool, free cribs, and in-room refrigerators. This 3.5-star hotel is popular with guests for its helpful staff.

Riviera Beach & Shores Resorts by Diamond Resorts - Features an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens, and free WiFi. The central location and helpful staff make this 3-star condo resort popular with guests.

When Should We Visit Dana Point?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family vacation. Use these tips to plan when to grab the kids and head to Dana Point.

  • Hottest months: August, September, July, and October, with an average temperature of 80°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and November, with an average temperature of 44°F
  • Driest months: October, April, November, and March, with an average rainfall of 1.13 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, January, December, and March, with an average rainfall of 2.62 inches

What Should We See and Do in Dana Point?

While you and your family are staying in Dana Point, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Dana Point Harbor, Nature Interpretive Center, and Irvine Spectrum Center. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Main Beach Park, Mission San Juan Capistrano, and Balboa Pier.

Dana Point is also well-known for its:
  • Beaches
  • Marina
  • Sailing
  • Whale watching
  • Boating
  • Golfing
  • Camping

Frequently asked questions

What's Dana Point like for family-friendly vacations?
The destination of Dana Point is a great choice if you’ve been thinking about a vacation with your kids. The whale watching, boating, and beaches are just some of the things that make this a good place for family vacations. Arrange a flight into John Wayne Airport (SNA), which is located 17.4 mi (28 km) from the city center.
What's the best place to stay for a family vacation in Dana Point?
Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa is a top 4-star resort on Expedia for families, and features 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant. Other options for your kid-friendly vacation include DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach - Dana Point and Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel.
How many hotels that welcome families will I find in Dana Point?
Expedia has 15 hotels in Dana Point that are perfect for families.
What's the weather like in Dana Point?
The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 69°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 57°F. Average annual rainfall for Dana Point is 13 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Dana Point?
While you are vacationing in Dana Point, you and the family might want to see interesting spots such as Dana Point Harbor and Nature Interpretive Center. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like San Clemente Pier, Irvine Spectrum Center, and Fashion Island.

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