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BEST WESTERN PLUS Dana Point Inn-by-the-Sea

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

It was a very clean and lovely place. We were greeted with a lot of respect. The view was beautiful. The hotel place music that makes even more peaceful to wslk around. Right across the beach. I highly recommend anyone to stay there.

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New Berlin, Wisconsin, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stay. Spent one night and it felt like family as soon as we registered. Owners are incredibly welcoming and hospitable. They'll even make your waffle at breakfast for you. Sit outside in the garden area and enjoy the breakfast and the time while soothing and relaxing music seranades you. The room is updated, very clean and comfortable....

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Anaheim, California
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We had a very good experience from beginning to end. It is not a fancy place, but a very relaxing and comfortable small hotel. Our room was large with the ocean view right across the street. I thought it would be noisy being near the road and the train tracks, but we were not woken up by either. (I had...

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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is across the ocean, take a room with a balcony facing the ocean it's beautiful. The room is spacious, it has a microwave and a fridge but it's a little outdated. They have a simple breakfast included too. The hotel served our purpose for 3 days instead of staying in the outrageous ritz.

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Dupont, Washington
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We booked this hotel knowing it was right on the PCH because of the proximity to the water. The beach is a five minute walk to get up and over a crossing. The beach is nice but there are a ton of RVs in the lot across from the hotel and quite a few kids on the beach likely due...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Nice hotel across the street from the beach food with in walking distance. Only stayed one night but room was clean and quiet even though it was right off the street. Had several places around the hotel to sit and relax, breakfast was Ok wouldn't eat it two days in a row but that is basic hotel food. Staff was...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Nice clean room. Hotel is well kept. Personnel are pleasant. It is across a busy street from a nice beach. About a mile or two into Dana Point. Breakfast is simple but fine. Would recommend to families and business travelers.

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

Warmly greeted and felt welcomed to this very convenient property just south of Dana Point across from the ocean. Frenando was very friendly and excellent host at this property. There is Free underground property the a seating area on the second level to relax and view the ocean. A gem of hotel tucked off the California 1 Hwy.

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this little gem for a wedding and was happy with the front desk employees, cleansliness and location. This hotel is on PCH but we couldn't hear anything from our hotel room. This hotel is also pet friendly so be sure you're fine with dogs. There's a short walk across the street & down the street to a nice...

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Room looked nice enough, staff was pleasant. There were ants all over the bathroom and the AC barely worked. Wifi was useless and there wasn't enough parking since they allowed people to park across two spots. Not awful, but would recommend it

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Dana Point Inn-by-the-Sea

Address: 34744 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA 92624-1302
Region: United States > California > Orange County > Dana Point
Price Range: ₹ 8,032 - ₹ 14,974 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Dana Point Inn-by-the-Sea 2.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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“We stayed in the garden area - quiet and peaceful. There is a sundeck area to relax and view the ocean which is across the street!”
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 of 5 bubbles BigMacAttack_1, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a 2nd fl, back room all the way to the left (if looking at the ocean). We had an ocean view and a settee set in front of our room.”
 of 5 bubbles qcturtle2, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Upper floor had good air flow so no need for AC plus rear window could close front windows to cut down on road noise at night.”
 of 5 bubbles X9868VQbillc, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rear rooms are very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles sgptraveller2014, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“A front room is better”
 of 5 bubbles ricard056, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
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