One of the best places to find some of the most affordable rentals in the Dana Point area is at the Harbor Creek community. In fact, if you are looking for a long term lease for under $2,000 this is a really great place to look. Of course, there are more expensive rentals in this community but currently one bedroom condos currently start at $1,995 a month. This is approximately a 650 square foot condo that features nice vaulted ceilings so it gives the illusion of having more space. 2 bedroom units are typically more expensive and currently start at $3,000 and $3,150 a month. These condos are slightly larger and range from 870 to 913 square feet. The best part about renting a home here is that the landlord typically pays for the association fees which gets you access into all of the community amenities. There is a centrally located community pool that is available for all residents. Probably one of the biggest perks about living at Harbor Creek is the close proximity to a lot of different attractions. If you own a bike then you will love the bike path that leads directly down to the beach and the Dana Point Harbor. it's also a short driving distance to a large grocery store that has a lot of smaller retail stores and restaurants. There are also similar type condo rentals in this same price range so make sure to looking at Spinnaker Run and the Monarch Hills condos located within the gated comunity of Ritz Pointe.