Balboa Bay Resort


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

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


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

Love...Your Way

A Valentine’s Day as unique as your love. Make your own romantic getaway with our Valentine’s Day options. Add your own amenities like champagne, chocolate covered strawberries, rose petals and a Spa credit. Enjoy special Valentine's Day menus at Waterline and A&O Kitchen+Bar for that perfect romantic getaway. 

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Endless Summer

Winter in Southern California means warm days, cool nights, and quieter crowds. It's the perfect time to explore the area's many attractions, or relax with fireside cocktails along the bay. 

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Spa Away

Relax, renew, and refresh. Our Spa Away Package offers luxurious overnight accommodations, combined with an afternoon of peaceful escape from the stresses of daily life. 

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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 Fashion Island or the resort’s Bayfront Boutique and overnight valet parking. 

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Bed and Breakfast

Begin your eventful day of fun in the sun with a delicious breakfast at Waterline Newport Beach or while relaxing in your guestroom. Also includes daily valet parking.

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Suite Arrival

More room, more time, and more value. Extend your stay in a spacious suite and enjoy a complimentary night on us. Also includes overnight valet parking and waived resort fee.

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