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Beach Hideaway 30 Seconds to Beach/Dining! A/C & Parking/WiFi/Bikes/BBQ/Washer

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House 2 bedroom, 1 bath sleeps 4-6

HappiTravels vacation rentals by owner in Newport Beach

Rent one unit or rent all six units to sleep 43 guests which you can view at:

HappiTravels website or VRBO#754108

Visit HappiTravels website to view all six homes pictures, rates, and availability.

*$400 off JUNE 6 nights or more/ 10% off 2 nights*

This unit Sleeps 4-6 guests.

• We provide excellent service which is mention frequently in our reviews

• Beach Hideaway two bedroom, one bath.

• A 30 second walk to the beach with many restaurants, take-out and convenience stores across the street. Get the ultimate beach experience, walk out your front door and in 30 seconds you're on the beach! Leave your towels, chairs, umbrellas on the beach and go back to your home by the sea to enjoy a snack or watch a little TV, than go back and jump in the surf and play with the dolphins!!

Air conditioning!

• Garage parking

• Secure WiFi

• Washer and dryer

• Two free bikes, boogie boards, beach chairs, umbrellas and ice chests

• Linens, towels and beach towels provided (After Labor Day weekend and before Memorial Day weekend)

• Kitchen is fully stocked with dishes and cookware

• Great surfing, Disneyland 20 minutes away and dolphins steps from your front door

30 Second Walk to the Beach! Sleeps 4-6.

Patio/BBQ/ Free Bikes/Garage parking/Free secure Wi-Fi/washer & dryer!

YOUR Home by the Sea!

Living room has a 36" flat screen TV with 200 HD channels and a peek-a-boo view of the bay. California King Bed in main bedroom with 26' flat screen TV, a full size bed and twin bed in second bedroom and a single sleeper sofa in the living room. Forced air heating, window air conditioners in all rooms and secure WiFi throughout rental and patio! Sleeps 2-4 comfortably, 6 people can be very tight!

Bathroom with shower, bathtub and blow dryer!

Small kitchen with refrigerator, nice stove, oven, microwave and kitchenware, 8-cup coffee maker, even Tupperware!

Free use of a full size washer and dryer in garage with detergent included (shared by both units).

Wake up to the sparkling sunshine and magic of Newport Beach! Dolphins and the beach 30 seconds from your front door!

Playground on the bay across the street! Great for kids! Disneyland 20 minutes away! Experience both of the Happiest Places on Earth in one day! Stroll along miles of uninterrupted coastline. If you spot a pod of Dolphins jump in and have the experience of a lifetime. World class surfing and body surfing is right here! World class golfing at Pelican Hill is a 10 minute drive!

Relax on the patio with a cup of coffee and enjoy free secure Wi-Fi while soaking up the California sunshine! Have the pure beach experience, no car is needed and everything is in walking or biking distance.

Newport pier with 20 plus restaurants is a 10-minute bike ride or a 20-minute walk along the famous boardwalk! Two minutes from the rental is a Sushi restaurant, pizza, steak house, coffee house, Mexican takeout, donut shop, bike shop and two small stores for milk, etc.! This is a perfect location!

A major grocery store is two minutes away!

Garage parking for one car per unit with your own remote control! Garage size is 90"W X 192"L X 82"H. Vehicles over the garage size dimensions have access to street parking which can be limited especially in the summer.

The front patio is shared with upper unit, but each unit has their own separate patio table and BBQ on the front patio.

Two bikes (older beach cruisers) provided for each unit. Free Boogie boards, fins, umbrellas, beach chairs! (Shared by both units).

Experience fantastic views of sunsets of Catalina Island from the beach. Take a Hydrofoil 45 minute boat ride to Catalina Island and be a part of the sunset.

Easy access! John Wayne airport is a 10 minute taxi ride away. LAX airport is 45 minutes away.

Disneyland and Anaheim Convention center are 20 minutes away.

Come for Google, NAMM, The International Music Products Association, California Technology Summit, Joint Conference on Sports Medicine and Science Annual Meeting, American Physical Therapy Assoociation (APTA) Combined Sections Meeting 2016.

Hollywood, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, San Diego with Sea World, and the San Diego zoo, Super Bowl are all one hour away.

EVERYTHING YOU NEED IS HERE! Just bring your toiletries, bathing suit, a sarong and unwind.

Also please view video link at the top of this ad.

You will want to come back year after year!

Hope to share paradise with you soon!

We hope to welcome you into our HappiTravels family!

More Details

Owner
MIchelle Baccaro
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 29, 2017

About MIchelle Baccaro

I have lived in Newport Beach for 30 years!

It has been a dream to share paradise with families from all over the world!

I want to be sure you leave relaxed and with many happy memories.

You will want to visit year after year.

Make this your home away from home in Paradise!

Hope to see you soon!

Michelle

MIchelle Baccaro purchased this house in 2006

Why MIchelle Baccaro chose Newport Beach

I am a California native. I have spent many an afternoon, summer or winter, playing with the dolphins just steps from my front door. I love sharing this magical area with people from all over the world!

I have traveled extensively, but I always came back to my paradise.

What makes this house unique

During your stay here, I will be available to ensure you get the most out of you time here in paradise.

Avoid the hustle of big hotels and live like a local.

The weather is wonderful here all year round.

This is a great spot for families and business travelers. Disneyland is 25 minutes away, World class golfing is 10 minutes away at Pelican Hill Resort Golf. Google headquarters are nearby, BCS, Huntington Beach marathon.

Come for a week and leave with memories for a lifetime.

Amenities

Balboa Peninsula House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full tub and shower. Three door medicine cabinet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1) Extra large California King size bed with pillow top in main bedroom.....Soooo comfortable!, Double Beds (1) Full size bed in second bedroom and a twin bed. A full size and single sleeper sofas in living room.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Centrally located to so many attractions!! Disneyland 25 minutes away! South Coast Plaza for world class shopping 10 min, away. Pelican Hill Golf Resort for world class golfing is 10 minutes away! Catalina Flyer is 5 minutes away. Jump on board and take a 45 minute cruise to the enchanting Catalina Island. Book a whale watching trip!! In the same location there are fishing charters to go on half or full day trips. Bring back your catch and grill it on your patio! For a romantic charm, rent a gondola to float through the Newport harbor, or take a sunset cruise through the harbor on John Wayne's boat 'The Wild Goose'. Hollywood and Universal Studios is 1 hour away!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(61 traveler reviews)

Beach Hideaway 30 Seconds to Beach/Dining! A/C & Parking/WiFi/Bikes/BBQ/Washer
average rating of 4.655738 based on 61 reviews
5

Great space! So close to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

We had everything we needed at our fingertips! The property supplied a surplus of beach toys and boogie boards. Our kids were in heaven! Several restaurants within walking distance were so delicious. The beds were comfortable, and we had plenty of space to relax and unwind. We would stay here again in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for staying and being a part of our HappiTravels family. We hope to welcome you back soon! Michelle, Rollo & the HappiTravels family
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5

Our home by the sea! The best vacation ever!

  • 5 of 5

We love our home by the sea so much! This is our sixth time back. It's the perfect location and so clean! Michelle and the whole HappiTravels family take such good care of us!

Every morning we walk on the beach and almost always see dolphins!

We want to have a family reunion and rent all six HappiTravels properties as they'll all nextstore to each other.

It's just the best vacation ever!!!

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Truly a great place! So convenient to food, fun and beach!

  • 5 of 5

Such a great experience start to finish!

I was in a rush booking a place since my previous housing fell through at the last moment. Michelle quickly saw my request and the narrow timing and called me up. We traded info so that I could get her place booked within the hour. SO GLAD WE DID!

The place was exactly as presented here. We were the upper unit, so if you have mobility issues check out one of Michelle's other properties. For us though, it was perfect.

Street parking in the area is difficult so the garage was a nice feature. Its snug fit so big vehicle might not fit, but we had friends come for drinks on Friday night and they didn't have trouble finding street parking- so it is do-able.

The patio was lovely, under what may be one of the only non-palm trees in Newport Beach. So nice to be out as the sun goes down, with the other neighbors on the street doing the same. While no view... you can honestly walk to the front gate and be at the beach in less than 5 minutes.

The house comes complete with everything you would need to make your beach time a blast! Beach chairs, boogie boards, pails, shovels, towels... you name it, its supplied. Even with our busy schedule we found time every day to go down and enjoy the beach.

The house its self is also very nice and well equipped. I've stayed in other VRBOs that had basic starter supplies. But Michelle supplied everything but food and beverages! There is a washing/dryer is in the garage, we didn't use it but all the laundry supplies were there as well. We called Rollo when we were finishing our shopping and we met for a walk around the place. He is a great asset for property management. He talked about the place, and the surrounding attractions with some hilarious stories. He made sure we had his number and left saying several times "call if you need anything". Michelle text several times asking if everything was going well and just made me feel that she was invested in us having a great stay.

On Saturday, when it was time to go... we went to the beach in the morning and then spent the time dragging our feet because none of us wanted to leave.

I know when you leave feedback... there should be something that you could suggest changing...honestly I can't think of a thing! All of us so enjoyed our time there. It is a terrific place, well managed and will be on my return list!

Thanks for everything Michelle and Rollo!

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

HappiTravels

  • 5 of 5

Ruth and I really enjoyed the close proximity to the beach and board walk. The property was awesome to stay at and the accommodations were great with the garage for parking even though it would allow for compact vehicles only, it was really great not having to find a parking spot on the street. We also had the ability to do laundry if needed. Nice kitchen to cook meals and full refrigerator to accommodate food and beverages. There were lots of restaurants around the area. All were within 1 mile of the property. The only downside was the sharing of the outside patio but we were able to enjoy for two days. Overall I would recommend this property. Our TV was not working but Michelle and Rollo took care of it immediately.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent location and perfect accommodations!

  • 5 of 5

My teenage children and I traveled to Newport from Denver to experience a week of beach bliss! Blissful it was. Due in very large part to the hospitality and flexibility of Michelle and Rollo. The space was perfect for the four of us. We had everything we needed and then some to enjoy our time. The rental was stocked with boogie boards, beach chairs, umbrellas, volleyballls, soccer balls, frisbees. After spending the day at the beach we walked the short 200 yards to the rental, hosed off the sand and relaxed on the quaint patio and barbecued! Other evenings we walked or rode bikes to nearby restaurants.

We had an amazing week and would absolutely recommend this property to our friends and family! Thank you, Michelle and Rollo! We WILL be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for our family!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here recently with our 3 year old and it was an outstanding experience! We loved that we were in such a quiet neighborhood, yet still just a short walk up the street to the beach. It was also a relatively short walk to all of the pier activity. We used the bikes that the owners provided quite a bit, which saved us a ton in rental fees, allowing us to explore the area and even take a trip to Balboa Peninsula. The huge porch was amazing for some extra outdoor time while not at the beach, with a gorgeous large shade tree that keeps things nice and cool. We are planning our next trip soon!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
John Wayne
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
The Alley
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Balboa Ferry
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Pelican Hill
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Pacific Coast Highway/ Hwy 1/ PCH
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
The Alley
Nearest Ski
75 Miles
Mountain High
Car: not necessary

Bay is across the street for kayaking. Bike to Huntington Beach pier, Newport pier, Balboa pier and take the water ferry to Balboa Island. Ferry to Catalina Island. . Surf City Marathon!

Hoag Hospital Newport Beach is 5 minutes away

There is garage parking and storage available.

Photos

Rates & Availability

Balboa Peninsula House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
$100 OFF JUNE!!
Jun 17 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$225
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,900
 
 
SUMMERTIME!!
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 18 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
 
 
LATE SUMMER
Aug 19 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$225
Fri,Sat
 
 
LABOR DAY
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
THANKSGIVING
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 25 2017
4 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
CHRISTMAS/NEW YEARS
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
SPRINGTIME
Mar 16 2018 - Mar 29 2018
2 night minimum stay
$180
From
$205
Fri,Sat
 
 
SPRING BREAK
Mar 30 2018 - Apr 7 2018
4 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
SPRING TIME
Apr 8 2018 - May 24 2018
2 night minimum stay
$180
From
$205
Fri,Sat
 
 
MEMORIAL WEEKEND
May 25 2018 - May 27 2018
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
EARLY SUMMER
May 28 2018 - Jun 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
$180
From
$185
Fri,Sat
 
 
SUMMERTIME
Jun 16 2018 - Jun 29 2018
2 night minimum stay
$333
From
$358
Thu,Fri,Sat
$2,000
 
 
SUMMERTIME
Jun 30 2018 - Aug 17 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
 
 
SUMMER
Aug 18 2018 - Aug 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$225
Fri,Sat
 
 
LABOR DAY
Aug 31 2018 - Sep 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
THANKSGIVING
Nov 16 2018 - Nov 24 2018
4 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
CHRISTMAS/NEW YEARS
Dec 14 2018 - Jan 1 2019
4 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$160
From
$185
Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $155 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 10.0%

Towels/linens provided after Labor Day prior to Memorial Day weekend.
Summer months linen/towel rental service is available prior to Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day or you are welcome to bring your own.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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