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Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach

1 Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA 92629

+1 949 234 3200

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based on 247 reviews

About Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach, Dana Point

Value for money

Featuring an outdoor pool, a private beach and outdoor tennis courts, Monarch Beach Resort is situated in Dana Point and provides comfortable accommodation. It has a spa and wellness center, as well as a beauty centre, a sauna and an express check-in and check-out feature. Those staying at the resort have access to a hair salon and a sun deck. It offers babysitting services, a currency exchange and a reception that operates around the clock. It also has superb facilities for business meetings and events. Monarch Beach Resort has 400 rooms that are filled with all the necessities to ensure an enjoyable stay. There are also honeymoon suites available. Following a day of walking or exploring the area with the resort's bike rental service, guests are invited to relax in the licensed bar. There is also the added advantage of an in-house restaurant. Within a 40-minute drive of Disney California Adventure, Disneyland and John Wayne Airport, Monarch Beach Resort provides an airport shuttle transfer for those staying at the property. Mission San Juan Capistrano is nearby.

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

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Deluxe Rooms - City view


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Standard Rooms - Harbor view


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Resort Rooms - Sea view


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Double Rooms - Harbor view


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King Rooms - Skyline view


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Queen Rooms - Mountain view


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Other Rooms - Courtyard view


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Valet parking

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Cleaning products

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Infinity pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Plunge pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Sauna

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Carpeted


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Bicycle rental
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Evening entertainment
  • Beauty salon
  • Water sport facilities (on site)
  • Hiking


  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Coffee machine


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private beach
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Streaming service
  • Radio
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Feather pillow
  • Fold-up bed
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Family friendly

  • Kids meals
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' club
  • Swimming pool toys

Parking and transportation

  • Private parking
  • EV charging station
  • Valet parking


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach

Attractions in Dana Point, California curated by momondo

Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach location: 1 Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA 92629


Doheny State Beach2.2 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Club 19 at the Monarch Beach Resort0.0 mi
Sombra Cantina0.0 mi
33N @ Monarch Beach Resort0.0 mi
Bourbon Steak Orange County0.1 mi

Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach Reviews

GreatBased on 247 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The staff were very friendly and accommodating. (in 47 reviews)
  • The beach was beautiful. (in 28 reviews)
  • Hotel was great service was great. (in 24 reviews)
Cons -
  • Lack of self parking. (in 11 reviews)
  • The service was ounbecoming a four-star hotel. (in 11 reviews)
  • Pool menu is very disappointing. (in 9 reviews)

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Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • 5 star hotels in Dana Point typically cost $892/night, but Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach is typically available for $667/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • If there is no traffic, the 16.0 mi drive between Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty and Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach should only take about 47min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Feel free to bring your dog with you while staying at Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach.

  • Yes, Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Dana Point for those looking for something different. Guests staying at Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • If you have questions about Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +1 949 234 3200.

  • Yes, Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Yes. If you are looking for a hotel with a fitness center on-site, Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach is a great place to stay.

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