Dana Harbor

Dana Point Marine Operations Substation
25005 Dana Drive
Dana Point, CA 92629

Dana Point HarborVessel Launching

Trailered vessels may be launched at the Embarcadero Marina located at 34512 Embarcadero Dr. in Dana Point. For additional information please call (949) 496-6177.

The Embarcadero Marina can accommodate almost any vessel on a trailer. However, boats wider than 10 ft. must access the launch ramp through the facility's back gate.


Vessels on single and double axle trailers: $10.00
Vessels on triple axle trailers: $20.00

Vessels are launched on the east side of Dana Point Harbor, approximately five minutes from the breakwater. Please observe the 5mph/”no wake” speed limit throughout the harbor to the breakwater. For additional information on this and other boating laws please click here. 

Guest Slip Rental

  • There are 43 guest slips from 25' to 40' and a guest end tie for vessels up to an LOA of 65'.
  • Fees are $1.00/ foot based on the length of the slip.
  • Guest slips can be reserved up to six month in advance with a Visa or Mastercard. Reservations are recommended to assure availability.
  • Registration – Insurance and ID Required.
  • Maximum 90 day reservation (30 days between Memorial Day & Labor Day).
  • After-hours check-in information posted at the guest dock.
  • For reservations or further information call the Dana Point Marina Company at (949) 496-6137 M-Sa 8am to 5pm or our web site at Danapointmarina.com.


Several waterfront restaurants, activities, and services are available in Dana Point Harbor. For details please call the Dana Point Chamber of Commerce harbor information line at: (949) 496-1094 or visit their website at: Danapointmarina.com. The Dana Point Harbor Association comprised of harbor area merchants can be visited on-line at Danapointmarina.com