Directions

Directions to Captain Dave’s Dolphin & Whale Watching Safari

We are located at 24440 Dana Point Harbor Drive Dana Point, CA 92629

Tel. (949) 488-2828

We’re easier to find than ever before! Directions:

  • 24440 Dana Point Harbor Drive Dana Point CA 92629

From the Los Angeles area:

Take the Interstate 5 Freeway South and exit at PCH North (Hwy 1, Exit 79). Proceed on PCH North and turn left at the second traffic light which is Dana Point Harbor Drive. Proceed down Dana Point Harbor Drive. About one mile later, bear left on a small roundabout located just before Baby Beach and OC Sailing & Events Center. After making the half-circle, turn right on Ensenada Place (a small 2-way street).  Turn left into the parking lot. You’ll see our Dolphin Deck on the waterfront. Park anywhere and come upstairs to check in! Our Dolphin Deck, located on the second floor of this small brick building is easily visible from Dana Point Harbor Drive. You’ll see a crow’s nest, lots of blue umbrellas offering shade at our lovely tables and chairs where you can relax, sip a cool drink, and even have a sandwich while waiting for your trip. Parking is free in the lot and there is plenty of street parking close by.

From the San Diego Area:

Take the Interstate 5 Freeway North and exit at Beach Cities North. Proceed on PCH North and turn left at the second traffic light which is Dana Point Harbor Drive. Proceed down Dana Point Harbor Drive. About one mile later, bear left on a small roundabout located just before Baby Beach and OC Sailing & Events Center. After making the half-circle, turn right on Ensenada Place (a small 2-way street).  Turn left into the parking lot. You’ll see our Dolphin Deck on the waterfront. Park anywhere and come upstairs to check in! Our Dolphin Deck, located on the second floor of this small brick building is easily visible from Dana Point Harbor Drive. You’ll see a crow’s nest, lots of blue umbrellas offering shade at our lovely tables and chairs where you can relax, sip a cool drink, and even have a sandwich while waiting for your trip. Parking is free in the lot and there is plenty of street parking close by.

From Newport, Huntington Beach, Laguna Beach, etc.:

Traveling south on Pacific Coast Highway, turn right on Golden Lantern, then right on Dana Point Harbor Drive. About 1/2 mile later, bear left on a small roundabout located just before Baby Beach and OC Sailing & Events Center. After making the half-circle, turn right on Ensenada Place (a small 2-way street).  Turn left into the parking lot. You’ll see our Dolphin Deck on the waterfront. Park anywhere and come upstairs to check in! Our Dolphin Deck, located on the second floor of this small brick building is easily visible from Dana Point Harbor Drive. You’ll see a crow’s nest, lots of blue umbrellas offering shade at our lovely tables and chairs where you can relax, sip a cool drink, and even have a sandwich while waiting for your trip. Parking is free in the lot and there is plenty of street parking close by.

For information on what to bring and what to wear go to our frequently asked questions page. If you have any last minute questions, please feel free to call us at (949) 488-2828.

Dolphin Deck in Dana Point Harbor

We look forward to greeting you at the Dolphin Deck and taking you to see our fabulous dolphins and whales!