The Dana on Mission Bay delivers an exceptional lodging experience in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. Rest comfortably in a well-appointed guestroom or two-room suite overlooking Mission Bay. Delight in such quality amenities as two outdoor, heated swimming pools, fitness center, private marina, and watersport and bicycle rentals on site.
The Dana on Mission Bay, with its 12 acres of waterfront land, is the idyllic setting for your next San Diego Getaway. Go for a stroll along the bay. Swim a few leisurely laps in one of two pools. Soak in a gorgeous San Diego Sunset. It's your vacation - do as much or as little as you desire.
Play on the Bay
At The Dana, you're sure to find your pleasure, your pace, and your style. With two sunlit pools, two spas, and seasonal pool bar, and plenty of activities, there is something for everyone. Rent a bike and explore the trails along Mission Bay Park. This 4,600-acre wonderland is the largest park of its kind in the world. Cool breezes, tranquil waters, and soft sand beaches make San Diego's Mission Bay the ideal place for all types of recreation. Want an adventure on the water? Rent a pedal boat, kayak, or Jet Ski from Adventure Waters Sports located on-site at The Dana Marina.
The Dana is the closest hotel to SeaWorld San Diego and is less than one mile from Mission Beach. Located close to multiple freeways, including the 5 and the 8, the hotel offers a central location to all San Diego attractions including the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, U.S.S. Midway Museum on the San Diego Bay and more.
Sleep Like a Baby at The Dana
Each of our 271 guest rooms and suites has been designed with your comfort in mind. Whether you choose to stay in the architecturally stylish Waters Edge - located in two sweeping 3-story buildings - or in the lush, Tropical Marina Cove, you'll find the ideal accommodations complete with lots of personal attention. Guest Rooms feature microwaves, mini refrigerators, in-room safes, and coffee and tea makers. Many rooms feature private patios or balconies and offer views of Mission Bay, The Dana Marina, or our Tropical Pool and Courtyard. A variety of one-bedroom suites are also available and are perfect for extended stays and large families.
Firefly Eatery & Bar
The Firefly overlooks the hotel's sparkling Bayside Pool and the scenic bay beyond, creating the ultimate atmosphere of relaxation perfect for a leisurely meal or end of day cocktail. The superb views of the bay and The Dana on Mission Bay's private marina are trumped only by savory, creative fare featuring the area's best seasonal ingredients.
Dana for Dogs - Your four-legged friends are welcome!
The Dana on Mission Bay is a perfect choice for your pup's next vacation. Located adjacent to Mission Bay Park, The Dana offers ample, water-front walking paths that give Fido plenty of room to roam! At check-in, your furry friend will be showered with treats, and our friendly front desk staff will be happy to provide you with a supply of courtesy bags for your strolls around the bay.
The Dana on Mission Bay offers complimentary parking on property while you cruise the open seas with our "Snooze & Cruise" package!
We can't think of a better way to kick off the holiday season than including breakfast for two daily during your next stay with us! Bookable through the end of 2018 for travel through the end of...
Sign up to receive the latest news, events, and updates about San Diego. Our monthly and weekly newsletters will keep you informed about the latest and greatest happenings in the destination.
For the ultimate guide to planning your San Diego vacation, view and download the San Diego Visitor Planning Guide, packed with useful information that will help you plan the perfect San Diego getaway.
English | Change Language