Dana Point Guidebook 2021

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Dana Point Guidebook 2021

Coffee, Brunch, Lunch bites the LOCALS LOVE

I've tried them alll ... and they all have my vote!
There is also a local shop called JC Beans where the surfers hang.
Starbucks
34122 Pacific Coast Highway
There is also a local shop called JC Beans where the surfers hang.
Locally owned and operated, and favored by locals.
11 localnici recomandă
J C Beans Inc
34114 Pacific Coast Highway
11 localnici recomandă
Locally owned and operated, and favored by locals.
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Beach Hut Deli
2 Ritz Carlton Drive
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17 localnici recomandă
Stacks Pancake House
34255 Pacific Coast Highway
17 localnici recomandă
Proud Mary's Restaurant
34689 Street of the Golden Lantern
Traci's 2nd favorite :)
11 localnici recomandă
RJ's Cafe
25001 Dana Point Harbor Dr
11 localnici recomandă
Traci's 2nd favorite :)
Bill's Favorite!
The Brig Restaurant
34461 Golden Lantern St
Bill's Favorite!
Traci's favorite! Sit outside and listen to relaxing live music ... call for schedule. Best Eggs Benedict and Bloody Mary!
8 localnici recomandă
What A Dish Cafe & Catering
24921 Dana Point Harbor Dr
8 localnici recomandă
Traci's favorite! Sit outside and listen to relaxing live music ... call for schedule. Best Eggs Benedict and Bloody Mary!
7 localnici recomandă
Bonjour Cafe
24633 Del Prado Avenue
7 localnici recomandă
14 localnici recomandă
Coastal Kitchen
34091 Pacific Coast Hwy
14 localnici recomandă

Parks & Nature

https://beachhutdeli.com/store/dana-point/
9 localnici recomandă
Dana Point Headlands Conservation Area
34558 Scenic Drive
9 localnici recomandă
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THIS IS RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE TWO AND THREE BEDROOM RENTALS! Locals gather nightly to watch the sunset.
Strand Beach Parking Lot
34116 Selva Road
THIS IS RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE TWO AND THREE BEDROOM RENTALS! Locals gather nightly to watch the sunset.
RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE TWO AND THREE BEDROOM UNITS! About Harbor Point Conservation Park is a short J-shaped trail with beautiful views of the Dana Point Harbor. Part of the Dana Point Conservation Area Amenities Open 7:00AM – Sunset Trash Cans Benches Scenic Views Trail Type: Dirt PLEASE NO DOGS ON TRAIL
South Strand Conservation Park
RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE TWO AND THREE BEDROOM UNITS! About Harbor Point Conservation Park is a short J-shaped trail with beautiful views of the Dana Point Harbor. Part of the Dana Point Conservation Area Amenities Open 7:00AM – Sunset Trash Cans Benches Scenic Views Trail Type: Dirt PLEASE NO DOGS ON TRAIL
RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE 2 AND 3 BEDROOM UNITS! Location About The South Strands Conservation Park is located above Strands Beach and is an excellent place to take a stroll and enjoy the sunset. Dogs are allowed on the walking path above the beach. Amenities Open 7:00AM – Sunset Funicular access to beach Public Restrooms Trash Cans Benches Lit Paths Scenic Views Water Fountains Picnic Tables Grassy Area Trail Type: Concrete PLEASE NO DOGS ON SWITCHBACK TRAIL OR BEACH REVETMENT TRAIL
Strand Vista Park
Pacific Coast Highway
RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE 2 AND 3 BEDROOM UNITS! Location About The South Strands Conservation Park is located above Strands Beach and is an excellent place to take a stroll and enjoy the sunset. Dogs are allowed on the walking path above the beach. Amenities Open 7:00AM – Sunset Funicular access to beach Public Restrooms Trash Cans Benches Lit Paths Scenic Views Water Fountains Picnic Tables Grassy Area Trail Type: Concrete PLEASE NO DOGS ON SWITCHBACK TRAIL OR BEACH REVETMENT TRAIL
Harbor Point Park
34442 Street of the Green Lantern
Dana Point Bluff Top Trail
34342 Street of the Amber Lantern

Finer Dining

For special nights ...
Small and intimate; reservations a must.
Jack's Restaurant
24462 Del Prado Avenue
Small and intimate; reservations a must.
Raya
1 Ritz Carlton Dr
Hendrix Restaurant and Bar
32431 Golden Lantern
25 localnici recomandă
Chart House
34442 Street of the Green Lantern
25 localnici recomandă

Sightseeing

Check their programs if you are bringing the kids!
31 localnici recomandă
Ocean Institute
24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive
31 localnici recomandă
Check their programs if you are bringing the kids!
They really are the best.
16 localnici recomandă
Capt Dave's Dana Point Dolphin & Whale Watching Safari
24440 Dana Point Harbor Drive
16 localnici recomandă
They really are the best.
WHY NOT!??? Cruise PCH ... in a classic ride!
Classic Mustang Rentals
1745 Newport Boulevard
WHY NOT!??? Cruise PCH ... in a classic ride!
Walk around and explore! Shopping, food, and great views!
80 localnici recomandă
Dana Point Harbor
80 localnici recomandă
Walk around and explore! Shopping, food, and great views!
Best for fishing!
16 localnici recomandă
Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching
34675 Street of the Golden Lantern
16 localnici recomandă
Best for fishing!
Dana Point Bluff Top Trail
34342 Street of the Amber Lantern
Pilgrim
24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive
Dana Point Seasonal Waterfall
24413-24469 Dana Point Harbor Drive
IT'S QUITE A SIGHT!
A once in a lifetime experience. People travel to Laguna Beach from the world over to see the magical experience known as the Pageant of the Masters. JULY ... every year!
62 localnici recomandă
Festival of Arts and Pageant of the Masters
650 Laguna Canyon Road
62 localnici recomandă
A once in a lifetime experience. People travel to Laguna Beach from the world over to see the magical experience known as the Pageant of the Masters. JULY ... every year!
An artist's colony; and truly beautiful. The summer crowds are overwhelming. Time your trip and avoid weekends if you can. The traffic is AWFUL .. but there is a trolly!
341 localnici recomandă
Laguna Beach
341 localnici recomandă
An artist's colony; and truly beautiful. The summer crowds are overwhelming. Time your trip and avoid weekends if you can. The traffic is AWFUL .. but there is a trolly!
We love to rent here. Great pontoons. Take a cooler and picnic; have lunch on the pontoon!
Newport Pontoons Inc
3101 West Coast Hwy
We love to rent here. Great pontoons. Take a cooler and picnic; have lunch on the pontoon!

City/town information

Go stroll the harbor, visit Balboa, check it out! Newport has the largest pleasure boating harbor in the world. Walk the pier, take the ferry ... rent bikes and see even more!
199 localnici recomandă
Newport Beach
199 localnici recomandă
Go stroll the harbor, visit Balboa, check it out! Newport has the largest pleasure boating harbor in the world. Walk the pier, take the ferry ... rent bikes and see even more!
Shopping, galleries, dining, and beaches. What could be better?
341 localnici recomandă
Laguna Beach
341 localnici recomandă
Shopping, galleries, dining, and beaches. What could be better?
Explore the main street, walk out onto the pier, enjoy the special vibe.
37 localnici recomandă
San Clemente
37 localnici recomandă
Explore the main street, walk out onto the pier, enjoy the special vibe.
Horse racing, anyone?
78 localnici recomandă
Del Mar
78 localnici recomandă
Horse racing, anyone?

Some of our personal "secret spots"

Actually ... it's not 1,000! Parking is the struggle ... come outside of rush hour!
16 localnici recomandă
1000 Steps Beach
31972 Coast Highway
16 localnici recomandă
Actually ... it's not 1,000! Parking is the struggle ... come outside of rush hour!
Shhhhhh....
16 localnici recomandă
Victoria Beach
16 localnici recomandă
Shhhhhh....
Right next to the MONTAGE!
Treasure Island Park
Right next to the MONTAGE!
Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park
28373 Alicia Pkwy
7 localnici recomandă
33 localnici recomandă
Top of the World
West Ridge
33 localnici recomandă
BIKE RIDE! Walk, explore ... very special little place to launch from :)
Newport Back Bay Turnout
BIKE RIDE! Walk, explore ... very special little place to launch from :)
Really? This is Orange County?
15 localnici recomandă
Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve
2301 University Drive
15 localnici recomandă
Really? This is Orange County?
https://www.resortpass.com/hotels/the-ritz-carlton-laguna-niguel Need a SPECIAL TREAT? Why not by a pool pass at the RITZ CARLTON!!???
Ritz Carlton Drive
https://www.resortpass.com/hotels/the-ritz-carlton-laguna-niguel Need a SPECIAL TREAT? Why not by a pool pass at the RITZ CARLTON!!???