Activities

Create Lasting Memories In Newport Beach, CA

From sunset cruises to kayak rentals, Newport Beach offers plenty of fun in the California sun. Fantastic weather, gorgeous beaches, celebrated art, and delicious restaurants allow our guests to make the most of their California beach vacation. Cruise down the boardwalk on a beach cruiser or spend the day at Fashion Island, where you’ll discover the finest shopping in the country.

Need help deciding what to do? Just ask the Concierge Services Team at Balboa Bay Resort and we’ll be happy to help with your entertainment arrangements.

Beach Couple

On the Water

Enjoy Water Sports & More

  • Electric Duffy Boat Rentals
  • Kayak and Stand-Up Paddleboard rentals
  • Outdoor pool with padded lounge chairs
  • Newport Beach surfing
  • Nearby Boat tours to Catalina Island
  • Nearby snorkeling, scuba diving, and parasailing
  • Deep Sea fishing
  • Stunning nearby beaches
  • Nearby national parks and hiking
Golf Course

On the Greens

Pristine 18-Hole Golf Courses Near Newport Beach

  • Pelican Hill Golf Course – 5 miles
  • Oak Creek Golf Club – 9 miles
  • Tustin Ranch Golf Club – 11 miles
  • Strawberry Farms Golf Course – 13 miles
  • Monarch Beach Golf Links – 14 miles
Building

Cultural Activities

Newport Beach's Unique Blend of Art, Culture, & History

  • Orange County Art Museum – 2 miles
  • Newport Harbor Nautical Museum – 4 miles
  • Segerstrom Center for the Arts – 5 miles
  • Lyon Air Museum – 7 miles


More Local Museums & Theaters:

  • South Coast Repertory – 8 miles
  • Pacific Symphony – 9 miles
  • Bowers Museum – 10 miles
  • Pageant of the Masters – 10 miles
  • Marconi Automotive Museum – 11 miles
Disneyland

Attractions

Orange County Attractions

  • Fashion Island & South Coast Plaza shopping – 2-6 miles
  • Balboa Fun Zone – 4 miles
  • Disneyland – 14 miles - Purchase Tickets Here
  • Knott's Berry Farm – 24 miles
  • Universal Studios – 45 miles
  • Legoland – 55 miles

Welcome Summer

Enjoy luxury, comfort, style and service – perfectly balanced at the only waterfront resort in Newport Beach with a relaxing and casual summer retreat...and save at the same time!

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Shop & Stay package

The ultimate combination of shopping and relaxation with a getaway to the Balboa Bay that includes a $50 gift certificate to either South Coast Plaza or the resort’s Bayfront Boutique and valet parking.

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Bayside Serenity Package

Revitalize the mind, body and spirit and embrace the amazing Newport Beach elements with a summer getaway that includes an hour recreation rental for two and $30 credit to Blend, and valet parking.

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