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Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach

4.5-star4.5 stars
1221 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA, 92663, United States of America

Bayfront resort with 2 restaurants, near Newport Pier
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Notes

Superb9.0
Service
Fantastic service
Location
Great location
Room
Great room
Value
Value for money could be better
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Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach

from $289
  • Standard Double Room, (2 Double Beds)
  • Standard Double Room, (2 Queen Beds)
  • Double Room, (2 Double Beds)
  • Double Room, Courtyard Area (2 Double Beds)
  • 1 King Room , Courtyard Area
  • 2 Queen Beds Double Room, Bay View
  • 1 King Bed Room, Bay View
  • 1 Bedroom, Standard Suite
  • 1 Bedroom Suite, Courtyard Area
  • 1 Bedroom Suite, Bay View
  • 1 King Bed Suite, Governor
  • 2 Bedrooms, Presidential Suite
  • 1 King Bed, Standard Room
  • Standard Room, Accessible, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Room, (1 Queen Bed)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Bay View
  • Room , Accessible Bay View, 2 Queen Beds
  • Standard Suite, Accessible, 1 Bedroom

What’s around Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach

Landmarks

  • On the waterfront
  • Newport Pier - 41 min walk
  • Hoag Hospital - 34 min walk
  • Fashion Island - 2.8 mi / 4.5 km
  • Balboa Pier - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • Huntington State Beach - 3 mi / 4.8 km
  • Newport Harbor Nautical Museum - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Balboa Fun Zone - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km

Getting around

  • Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne) - 14 min drive
  • Fullerton, CA (FUL-Fullerton Municipal) - 30 min drive
  • Long Beach, CA (LGB-Long Beach Municipal) - 31 min drive
  • Tustin Station - 19 min drive
  • Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center - 21 min drive
  • Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center - 23 min drive
  • Free parking nearby
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Extended parking (surcharge)
  • Free area shuttle
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach

Location.
This 15-acre Newport Beach resort overlooks a Balboa Bay marina. Newport Pier and Balboa Pavilion are within 1.3 miles.

Resort Features.
Balboa Bay Resort has a 24 hour fitness facility, an outdoor pool, a spa tub, a steam room, and a sauna. The onsite spa at this 4.5-star property offers massage and treatment rooms and beauty services. Business amenities include a business center, complimentary wireless/wired Internet access, and a meeting room for small groups. Balboa Bay Resort has a restaurant, a gastropub and a café. Coffee is served in the lobby and 24-hour room service is available.

Guestrooms.
Amenities featured in guestrooms include balconies, and coffee/tea makers. Guestrooms have cable/satellite television with premium TV channels and pay movies. Business-friendly amenities include multi-line phones, desks, and voice mail. All guestrooms provide refrigerators. Bathrooms feature separate bathtubs and showers, scales, and bathrobes with slippers.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 159 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 4 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out
Airport shuttle service is available on request from 6:00 AM to 11:00 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs only) *

  • 1 per room (up to 35 lb)

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle from 6:00 AM to 11:00 PM *

Parking

  • Valet parking *

  • Free nearby parking

Offsite

  • Free area shuttle within 5 mi
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Motor boating on site
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • One meeting room
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built 2003
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Fireplace in lobby
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Sofa bed
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Separate sitting area
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium TV channels
  • Video-game console
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Waterline - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Anchors and Oceans - This gastropub serves brunch, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Happy hour is offered.

Blend - This café serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare.

Recreation

On Site

  • Marina on site
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Motor boating on site
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site

Nearby

  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Awards and affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach’s small print

Also known as

  • Balboa Bay
  • The Balboa Bay Resort
  • Balboa Bay Newport Beach
  • Balboa Bay Resort
  • Balboa Bay Resort Newport Beach
  • Balboa Resort
  • Balboa Bay Club
  • The Balboa Bay Club And Resort
  • The Balboa Bay Club Hotel Newport Beach
  • The Balboa Bay Hotel

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • Resort fee: USD 32 per accommodation, per night

Resort fee inclusions:

  • Fitness center access
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access (may be limited)
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls (may be limited)
  • Faxes
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water

Inclusions may be listed elsewhere on the page as free or for a surcharge.

Optional extras

Self parking costs USD 32 per night

Valet parking costs USD 37 per night with in/out privileges

Extended parking costs USD 37 per night

Rollaway beds are available for USD 30.00 per night

Breakfast costs between USD 25 and USD 30 per person (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 150 per accommodation, per stay (maximum USD 100.00 per stay)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 50 per room (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 340 reviews

Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach
Exceptional10.0
Always awesome
, us1 night romance trip
Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach
Very Good8.0
Slightly dissappointed
Awesome hotel and service, with the exception that we lost an earring and while looking everywhere for it we lifted up the mattress to make sure and there was a hypodermic needle under the mattress. We took pics and notified mgmt. immediately. He took 1/2 the cost of 1 night off our total bill. I was not looking for a discount but this honestly made me very nervous to find this and wonder how thorough of a cleaning they actually do.
Cheryl, us3 night family trip
Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach
Exceptional10.0
Purely elegant, will be back soon
Hannah, us1 night romance trip
Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach
Exceptional10.0
Awesome property. Great staff.
Richard, us2 night family trip
Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach
Exceptional10.0
Definitely coming back! From the moment we drove up to the moment we drove away the service was excellent. The room was very roomy and comfortable. Only issue would be PCH is right there and you can hear the traffic. Other than that it was very relaxing and stress-free. We rented a Duffy boat and went around Balboa island which was enjoyable.
Michael, us3 night family trip

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Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach

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