Find relaxation and comfort when you book your next stay at the Marina Shores Hotel. Our convenient location allows you to stay blocks away from Doheny State Beach and easily access the freeway to visit the surrounding areas. During a stay at the Marina Shores Hotel, all guests are invited to the complimentary Grab and Go breakfast offered daily in the breakfast room. We are pleased to offer this and many more amenities including free internet access throughout the hotel and the outdoor heated pool. Whether it’s business or a getaway that brings you to Dana Point, we strive to make our motto “May all who comes as guests leave as friends” come true. The staff at the Marina Shores Hotel goes above and beyond to assist each guest and ensure their comfort from the day of arrival to checkout.
The Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel is pleased to announce we were ranked in the top 25% of AAA’s Best of Housekeeping 2020. Our staff upholds the highest standards for cleanliness and hospitality to provide every guest with an exceptional experience. Guests can expect nothing short of this when they choose the Marina Shores Hotel for their stay in Dana Point. Our hotel has instituted additional protocols in an attempt to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. We have instituted enhanced cleaning and sanitizing practices including Electrostatic Spraying of disinfectant in guest rooms after check out and before the next guest checks in. We have a variety of room types available including King Whirlpool, standard one or two bed rooms, two room suites, and ADA accessible rooms. ADA Accessible rooms provide either a shower with hand rails and tub or a roll-in shower. Please do not hesitate to contact us for specific information on our ADA accessible rooms and availability. Our staff is happy to assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.
Dana Point is known for its beautiful beaches and awe-inspiring coastal bluffs. The hotel is located about half a mile from Doheny State Beach and close to the freeway so you can make the most of your time in Dana Point. Take a 10 minute walk to the beach and explore the Dana Point Harbor or hop on the freeway to visit San Clemente in nearly the same amount of time. We suggest visiting the Ocean Institute for a tour of the tallship, The Spirit of Dana Point, and an interactive experience that dives into the history of Dana Point. For guests that are looking to experience more of what Southern California has to offer, the hotel is conveniently located for the surrounding areas:
- San Juan Capistrano
- Laguna Beach
- Huntington Beach
We have eight of these oversized rooms, which are all located on the first floor and offer guests a little extra space at about 540 square feet. The rooms feature a king bed, 42” HDTV, and all the in-room amenities included in standard rooms.
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 universal chargers. Guests registered in the hotel can charge their cars for free. Others may charge for a fee. See the front desk for details.
Weekends of March 6 and 13, 2021. This annual event usually includes a parade, food, entertainment. See festivalofwhales.com for information. Come and celebrate one of nature's wonders during the annual California Gray Whale migration as whales and their calves migrate to Alaska but pass right by Dana Point.