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Current & Upcoming Events

Celebrate Fall
Summer's swiftly coming to an end, but often the weather is fantastic at the coast this time of year! Come and enjoy the cool crisp ocean air during our off season and take in all of our local favorite harbor activities. 1-800-232-DANA
39th Annual Turkey Trot
Dana Point's Turkey Trot - Thanksgiving Day 2016! 10K, 5K and Kid's Gobble Wobble PLUS Wellness Expo, Costume Contest, and More! Will you be running? Stay with us the night before you Trot. We're offering up to 20% Off room rates for "Turkey Trotters." Go to and click the reservations link on the Best Western Plus-Marina Shores Hotel or book your room with us directly. 1-800-232-DANA
EV Chargers Available!
Guests with electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids may use our Electric Vehicle Charging Stations! We offer 2, 40 amp Tesla EV Chargers and 2, 40 amp SunCountry Universal EV Chargers. Registered hotel guests charge for FREE! (non-guests may charge for a fee - check with the front desk for details)
Veterans Day Ceremony
11/11/16 - 10 a.m. - Noon at Strands Vista Park located at 34201 Selva Road, Dana Point
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 22-27, 2016: You ate the turkey. You hit the early morning "Black Friday" sales...Now what? Take advantage of the long weekend and escape to Dana Point. Shop, dine, play. You can do it all in Dana Point. Book early for best room selection. Call us direct: 1-800-232-3262
Did You Book Directly With Us?
Contrary to what you may see on TV, the best booking deal is going to be directly through the hotel or on or this website. We offer price parity across sites AND when you book direct, you're more likely to qualify to earn Rewards Points AND you get more liberal cancellation terms AND for most rate plans, you don't pay until you arrive. You don't need the middle man! Book direct and save!
FREE Hot Breakfast:
Hotel guests enjoy our Hot Breakfast Bar which includes eggs, breakfast meat, roasted potatoes, pastries, toast, cereal, yogurt, and pancakes. Also, coffee, juices, and tea.
Driftwood Festival
Nov. 12, 2016 - Doheny State Beach, Country Music Festival with Craft Beer, Wine an Beach BBQ. Music Festivals at Doheny are VERY popular! Parking is extremely tight at the beach. Spend the weekend with us and leave your car at the hotel and walk to the festival! for information.

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Welcome to BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel, Dana Point!

Located just one block from Doheny State Beach and the entrance to the Dana Point Harbor, our hotel is also convenient to specialty shops, restaurants, and art galleries. We are centrally located with easy access to Laguna Beach, San Juan Capistrano, and San Clemente

Hotel Overview

Harbor Activities

Hotel Accomodations

BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel Dana Point BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel Dana Point BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel Dana Point

This 87 room, three story hotel offers a wide variety of room types to satisfy nearly every need. The hotel offers 34 large two-room suites featuring a separate living room and bedroom with whirlpool baths. On the first floor, we offer 8 King Whirlpool rooms with a whirlpool tub for two surrounded by travertine and marble in the corner of the oversized room. Another 8 Standard King Whirlpool rooms, located on the third floor, offer the same large two person whirlpool tubs in the bathroom. Other than rooms with roll-in showers, most other guest rooms feature whirlpool tubs. more...

Dana Point Harbor offers a wide variety of venues for many activities. The harbor is the home port for over 2,200 boats, offering dry storage and in water berthing. There is a 15 lane boat launch ramp and a non-motorized craft beach launch. The Shipyard also has a hoist. There are two yacht clubs and a sailing club based in the harbor. Also located in the harbor is a fuel dock, a bait barge, and the Harbor Patrol. The County of Orange operates a youth and group facility providing meeting rooms and party facilities as well as sailing and ocean related programs as well as a Sea Scout base. more...

The Marina Shores Hotel offers granite counter tops in all rooms. Most of our rooms feature whirlpool baths and two wheelchair accessible rooms have travertine roll-in showers. All suites and rooms offer a refrigerators. Select two-room suites offer wet bar areas with a refrigerator and microwave oven. Our King Whirlpool rooms offer oversized whirlpool tubs for two. Our special “Doheny Suites” can be combined and configured from one to three adjoining rooms. more...

BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel Dana Point BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel Dana Point BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel Dana Point