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Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa
Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa
4.0 out of 5.0 25135 Park Lantern, Dana Point, CA
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (1767 reviews)
$229/ night for 2 guests

Very customer service oriented. From beginning to end, we felt like royalty.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2019
Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel
Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel
2.5 out of 5.0 34280 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA
4.2/5 (1420 reviews)
$153/ night for 2 guests

Easy to access, but lack of indications for direction of room number. Got confused to figure out two different sides of rooms.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2019
$75 July 24-26/ July 29-aug 2- Monarch Beach / Ritz Pointe Fully Stocked Condo
$75 July 24-26/ July 29-aug 2- Monarch Beach / Ritz Pointe Fully Stocked Condo
Dana Point, California
4.6/5 (49 reviews)

We really enjoyed our stay, host was responsive and had great communication throughout. Some reviews note the interior and furniture is a bit dated, but we actually enjoyed the lived-in feeling and the place was well maintained and clean, no complaints (you're not going to get Ritz-Carlton or Monarch ...

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2019
Monarch Beach Resort
Monarch Beach Resort
5.0 out of 5.0 1 Monarch Beach Resort N, Dana Point, CA
4.6/5 (281 reviews)
$499/ night for 2 guests

Beautiful property! Views, grounds, open space and rooms very nice

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2019
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach - Dana Point
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach - Dana Point
3.5 out of 5.0 34402 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA
Free Cancellation
3.6/5 (1354 reviews)
$178/ night for 2 guests

The location, ocean view, and the staff very friendly and help full.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2019
Dana Point Marina Inn
Dana Point Marina Inn
2.0 out of 5.0 24800 Dana Point Harbor Dr, Dana Point, CA
3.9/5 (1555 reviews)
$150/ night for 2 guests

Great location. My husband and I enjoyed our morning walk around the marina.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2019
Best Western Plus Dana Point Inn-by-the-sea
Best Western Plus Dana Point Inn-by-the-sea
2.5 out of 5.0 34744 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (518 reviews)
$169/ night for 2 guests

Western is across the street from the beach and railroad tracks.Nice ocean view but the train and traffic are too noisy.

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2019
Walk to Beach 15 min - Spacious 1 bed Resort Condo A/C Pool Gym, Spa, Patio, Pkg
Walk to Beach 15 min - Spacious 1 bed Resort Condo A/C Pool Gym, Spa, Patio, Pkg
Dana Point, California
4.6/5 (30 reviews)

Our place was just as advertised and the directions and information given to us by the owners were very clear. We really enjoyed our morning walks down to the beach. We would stay there again

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2019
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
5.0 out of 5.0 1 Ritz Carlton Dr, Dana Point, CA
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (334 reviews)
$629/ night for 2 guests

Beautiful property with amazing views. Great family experience.

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2019
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Recently Booked Family Hotels in Dana Point

Monarch Beach Resort
5.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 2 hours ago
Dana Point Marina Inn
2.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 5 hours ago
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach - Dana Point
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 6 hours ago
Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel
2.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 7 hours ago
Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 8 hours ago
Best Western Plus Dana Point Inn-by-the-sea
2.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 20 hours ago
Riviera Beach & Shores Resorts by Diamond Resorts
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 26 hours ago

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