Balboa Bay Resort

Self Rated: 4.5 out of 5
1221 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA, 92663, United States of America
4.5 out of 5 rating 507 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Newport Beach, Balboa Bay Resort is on the waterfront, a 4-minute drive from Newport Pier and 5 minutes from Fashion Island. This 4.5-star resort is 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from Balboa Pier and 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from University of California-Irvine.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 159 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters and premium bedding. Rooms have private balconies. Cable programming and iPod docking stations are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Amenities

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a 24-hour fitness center. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands. The complimentary beach shuttle makes getting to the surf and sand a breeze.

Dining

Grab a bite at Blend, one of the resort's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 11 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and express check-out. Planning an event in Newport Beach? This resort has facilities measuring 13000 square feet (1208 square meters), including conference space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Hoag Hospital - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Newport Pier - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Newport Harbor Nautical Museum - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Balboa Fun Zone - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Balboa Pavilion - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Balboa Beach - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Balboa Pier - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Fashion Island - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Huntington State Beach - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Corona del Mar State Beach - 5.8 km / 3.6 mi
Fairview Park - 6.7 km / 4.2 mi
The Wedge - 7 km / 4.4 mi
Crystal Cove - 7.6 km / 4.7 mi
Orange County Fairgrounds - 7.6 km / 4.7 mi
Orange Coast College - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi

The nearest airports are:
Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne) - 13.3 km / 8.3 mi
Long Beach, CA (LGB-Long Beach Municipal) - 37.4 km / 23.3 mi
Fullerton, CA (FUL-Fullerton Municipal) - 38.6 km / 24 mi

The preferred airport for Balboa Bay Resort is Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne).

Check-in time starts at 4pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 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.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • 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.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 40 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:

  • Pool access

  • Fitness center access

  • Shuttle service

  • Business center/computer access

  • Internet access

  • Newspaper

  • Phone calls

  • Faxes

  • In-room coffee

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


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 6 and USD 22 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 50 per room (one-way)
  • Self parking fee: USD 32 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 38 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Extended parking fee: USD 37 per night
  • Pet fee: USD 150 per accommodation, per stay (maximum USD 100.00 per stay)

  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Free area shuttle
  • -Shopping on site
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Hair salon
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Spa tub
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Long-term parking (surcharge)
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Free beach shuttle
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Marina on site
  • -Street parking
  • -Electric car charging station
  • -Valet parking (surcharge)
  • -Garden
  • -Ballroom
  • -Poolside bar - 1
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 14
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 13000
  • -Elevator
  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Express check-out
  • -Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 1208
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • -Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • -Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • -Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • -Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • -Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • -Food and water bowls
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage
  • -Assistive listening devices available