Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel - Dana Point

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34280 Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point, United States, 92629-2824  show map
 2 stars
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Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel - Dana Point

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa lounge

Overview

Best Western Plus Marina Shores is a comfortable hotel offering views over Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, Pines Park and Surfing Heritage Foundation and featuring a sun terrace, an indoor swimming pool and a seasonal outdoor pool. Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel has been welcoming guests to its cozy rooms since 1989.

Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel is 10 minutes' walk from the center of Dana Point.

Occupying perfect location, the hotel lies close to a cove and parks.

John Wayne airport can be reached in 30 minutes by car from Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel.

Rooms

This property has 86 guestrooms including Double Room and Suite appointed with LCD flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, a dressing area, a sofa and a refrigerator. Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel offers rooms with the ocean view. In-room self-catering facilities include a microwave and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

A delicious breakfast is served every morning. Guests will enjoy fine meals at the specialty restaurant serving seafood cuisine. There is an onsite Complimentary Express Start Breakfast bar to relax in. Serving both food and drinks, Chronic Taco and Stacks Pancake House are situated around 100 meters from the property.

Services

Residents will benefit from laundry, dry cleaning and 24-hour reception.

Relax

The hotel offers a year-round outdoor pool, a tennis court and a golf course to make your stay more enjoyable. Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel provides a gym and a fitness center to help guests keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at USD 10 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   86.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Carte blanche
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Full american breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa lounge
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • In-room jacuzzi
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Data ports
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel - Dana Point Dana Point location
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Hotel Address:

34280 Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point, United States, 92629-2824

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City Center
  • Dana Point
    2700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • San Juan Capistrano Amtrak
    2.9 mi
  • San Clemente Metrolink Station
    4.0 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Stacks Pancake House (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
  • Chronic Taco (cuisine: Mexican)
    300 ft
Beaches
  • Doheny State Beach
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    86

Rooms and availability

Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel photos Room
Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds
Size: 280 sq. feet
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Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel photos Room Suite
Suite
Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds
Size: 280 sq. feet
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How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel - Dana Point Dana Point location
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Hotel Address:

34280 Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point, United States, 92629-2824

Get directions
City Center
  • Dana Point
    2700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • San Juan Capistrano Amtrak
    2.9 mi
  • San Clemente Metrolink Station
    4.0 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Stacks Pancake House (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
  • Chronic Taco (cuisine: Mexican)
    300 ft
Beaches
  • Doheny State Beach
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    86

Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center - 2300 ft

Amusement

  • Glacier Sports Ctr - 1.4 mi

Museums

  • Blossom Group - 3300 ft
  • Museum of Architecture - 3700 ft
  • Dana Point Historical Society - 4600 ft
  • O'neill Museum - 3.0 mi

Parks

  • Doheny State Park - 700 ft
  • Doheny State Beach - 3700 ft
  • San Juan Capistrano Rec Dept - 1.6 mi

Halls

Beaches

Oceanfront Areas

Local attractions

  • San Clemente Pier - 1.3 mi
    Del Mar Street, San Clemente
  • Pines Park - 1.6 mi
    34941 Camino Capistrano, Dana Point
  • Mission San Juan Capistrano - 3.0 mi
    26801 Ortega Hwy., San Juan Capistrano
  • Synaptic Cycles Bicycle Rentals, Inc. - 1.6 mi
    34662 Calle Rosita, Capistrano Beach
  • ZOOMARS Petting Zoo - 2.8 mi
    31791 Los Rios Street, San Juan Capistrano

Near the hotel

  • Doheny State Beach - 800 ft
    Del Obispo and Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point
  • Dana Point Harbor - 2500 ft
    34624 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point

Restaurants nearby

  • Stacks Pancake House - 300 ft

    Address: 34255 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 110
    Phone: (949) 429-2222

    72% likes this, based on 73 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Subway - 300 ft

    Address: 34255 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 118
    Phone: (949) 443-9823

  • The Little Kitchen Asian Cafe - 800 ft

    Address: 24831 Del Prado
    Phone: 949-276-7799

    80% likes this, based on 36 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian

  • Chronic Taco - 300 ft

    Address: 34255 Pacific Coast Highway

    60% likes this, based on 56 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican

  • Rib Joint Roadhouse - 500 ft

    Address: 34294 Coast Hwy
    Phone: (949) 661-9500

    58% likes this, based on 52 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    86
Hotels nearby
Laguna Beach Inn
2 stars
11 km
San Clemente Inn
3 stars
11 km

Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 22 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    10.0

    I stayed in the monte carlo hotel inlas vegas you guys were way better than they were i mean really you guys beat a 4 star hotel in las vegas everything was great even the bed was more comfotable

  • Couple
    8.8

    Location and room comfort.

    Front desk staff seemed detached and unfriendly.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The staff was very helpful and friendly, they were GREAT.

    I can't think of anything that I didn't like about the Best Western Plus Marian Shores Hotel. We came back from my niece's wedding after midnight and couldn't find a parking spot, so I went in and talked the the staff. Alex was very very helpful in solving the problem for my wife and myself.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Great place to stay!.. I search for hotels with comfortable beds.. This one had new beds.. Very comfortable! Convient location..

    The hotel changed its name to the Best Western Inn and Suites.. Forgot to tell us or update us after booking.. Hence looking around for the wrong hotels.. The desk chair was out together wrong.. Went to sit in it and noticed the feet way out in the front.. Could oif busted my head.. The staff were quick to take care of it though!!

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    Location. Close to Cannons Restaurant, where we were attending a wedding on July 4th.

    NO PARKING!!! Couldn't check-in till after 3:30p.m. because contractors' trucks and equipment all over parking lot! And after that time, half of spaces were still not useable.... Had to move our vehicles by 9:00 a.m. on day of check-out, even though check-out was 12 noon! Said rooms remodeled, but our mattress was not new. Very lumpy/sunken.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Had some work going on and the pool closed which was slightly off- putting at first impression, the but room/suite was clean and recently refurbished. A modern motel/hotel on the pch but not noisy, 5 minutes walk to the beach and some chain restaurants and an independent bar/restaurant. A nice locality in its own right, as most seem along this coast, but also a convenient base about half way between la & San Diego I.E. circa 90 mins each. Typical mid-market chain and tight for parking spaces when full, but overall a pleasant stay.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    Great location and nice breakfast offerings. Pet friendly is definitely a great feature.

    Room faced the busy Pacific Coast Highway so there was traffic noise.

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    Handy to public transport, nice location near the beach.

    Staff were not always helpful and there were some communication problems. Room was small and the bathroom was miniscule. Shame about the noise from the remodeling.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    This was my second time staying there. The location is perfect - within walking distance of the harbor. The staff is always super friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and have an awesome whirlpool bathtub. I also like that it is quiet and that breakfast is free.

    I know it is common for hotels nowadays, but I hate having to pay extra for parking.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Very nice room, with a comfortable bed.

    There was some street traffic sound that could be heard through the air conditioner. A $10 fee for parking was not included the room charge. It was waved after I protested the charge.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Breakfast.

    The parking fee,noisy construction, and tight parking.

  • Single
    8.2

    Clean and quite large rooms with very comfortable beds. Breakfast was good and the only slightly negative thing would be the 10 $ charge for parking.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    good location, clean freindly helpful staff.

    Hotel was good. Booking reservation had a one day change and it was not in their system our reservation was lost. The accomodated us fortunately and honored the Booked.net $.Not their fault.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    1. The hotel daily charge of u$ 10.00 for car park is a rip off. It was never shown in Booked.net when I made my reservation. 2. Breafast area is very small and we ended up eating in our room during the weekend. 3. Cheap quality of breakfast especiallu during the weekend. Many items were missing from the bufffet. Even the auto pancake machine which was available during the weekdays disappeared in the weekend!

  • Single
    6.6

    It was close to the event I was attending.

    But since it it located on pch it was a little noisy traffic wise. Really nothing special but it was clean.

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel - Dana Point Dana Point location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

34280 Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point, United States, 92629-2824

Get directions
City Center
  • Dana Point
    2700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • San Juan Capistrano Amtrak
    2.9 mi
  • San Clemente Metrolink Station
    4.0 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Stacks Pancake House (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
  • Chronic Taco (cuisine: Mexican)
    300 ft
Beaches
  • Doheny State Beach
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    86