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Room type What's included Nightly price per room Book
Room, 2 Queen Beds, View
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Bay View
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, View
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Room
301 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Lanai
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds, Lanai
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Park View
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Park View
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Standard Room, View
301 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Mobile Special
301 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Bay View
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Half a mile from SeaWorld on San Diego's Mission Bay

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Near SeaWorld

Adjacent to San Diego's Mission Bay, this 13-acre hotel is within 2 miles of SeaWorld and Mission Beach, and 6 miles of the San Diego Zoo.

Recreation options

Guests at The Dana on Mission Bay enjoy 2 outdoor pools and spa tubs with views of the marina and Mission Bay.

Rooms with views

The Dana on Mission Bay guestrooms include wireless Internet access, compact refrigerators, and high-definition televisions with HBO. Most offer garden, marina, or bay views.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Set on 13 landscaped acres, The Dana on Mission Bay is a half-mile (0.8 kilometers) from SeaWorld and 7 miles (11 kilometers) from downtown San Diego.

In addition to a private marina, this smoke-free hotel features a seasonal, tropical-style pool with game area and a bayside infinity-edge pool. Both pools have spa tubs and bar service.

Dining options includes a casual restaurant and lounge with warm wood walls and pool views.

WiFi throughout the hotel, a fitness facility, and outdoor parking are available. This property also offers a complimentary shuttle to SeaWorld. Small dogs are welcome for a surcharge.

  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Marina on site
  • Poolside bar
  • Express check-out
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Smoke-free property
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/banking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 271
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

The Dana on Mission Bay offers 271 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature MP3 docking stations and safes. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • HDTV
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Microwave
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Shower only
  • MP3 docking station
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV

Where to Eat

Firefly Eatery & Bar - Contemporary atmosphere and innovative cuisine unique to the California region. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and poolside service next to the year-round bayside pool. Happy hours. Casual dining. Children's menu available.

Pool bar - Located near the tropical pool. Seasonal hours.

Nearby Things to Do

The Dana on Mission Bay features two landscaped, heated outdoor pools; both have spa tubs. A seasonal pool bar offers beverages for the Tropical Pool, while the Firefly Eatery & Bar provides seasonal beverage service to the Bayside Pool.

A 140-slip marina and a 27-mile jogging/biking path are adjacent to the hotel.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 3:30 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 40 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay), plus a USD 100.00 deposit
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room (up to 30 lb)
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 36.06 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Beach loungers
  • Health club access
  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • In-room bottled water
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 30 for adults and USD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 20 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 100.00
  • Pet fee: USD 40 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Dana Bay
  • Dana Mission
  • Dana Mission Bay
  • Dana Mission Bay Hotel
  • Dana Mission Bay Hotel San Diego
  • Dana Mission Bay San Diego
  • The Dana On Mission Bay Hotel San Diego
  • Dana On Mission Bay Hotel
  • Dana Mission Bay BW Premier Collection San Diego
  • Dana Mission Bay BW Premier Collection
  • Dana Mission Bay BW Premier Collection Hotel San Diego
  • Dana Mission Bay BW Premier Collection Hotel
  • The Dana on Mission Bay
  • The Dana on Mission Bay BW Premier Collection

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

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