Welcome to Balboa Island, one of the most coveted vacation spots in Southern California! Beaches, food and fun are all within minutes of this 1-Bedroom (+ Family room and quaint patio) 1929 charmer located in the heart of the island.
We're just a few short blocks from the bay and a quick ferry ride to the beautiful beaches of Newport! Historic Marine Avenue on the Island is also in close proximity to our cottage! From the Balboa Island neighborhood to the Newport Peninsula, cafes, fine dining, golf and world class shopping are all around you. You will always find something fun to do! If you are up for a little more adventure, fishing and sailing trips, as well as Catalina Island make for great full-day trips while on your Balboa Island getaway!
THE HOUSE INSIDE
“Quaint” is the keyword for this light-filled home. A hi-pitched wood-beamed family room has comfortable seating, hardwood floors, paned windows and a fireplace with cable TV and Wi-Fi. The family room opens to a patio and backyard garden—the perfect place to steal a quiet moment with someone special.
The kitchen has stainless appliances, a gas stove, and a filtered water system. The dining table has seating for 4.
The home can host up to 4 with an extra bed /sleeper sofa in the family room.
Come and enjoy all that Balboa Island has to offer. Stay for a week or stay for a month! Please note: This home does not allow pets.
Balboa Island is an affluent neighborhood and district in the heart of the city of Newport Beach, California. Newport Harbor to the West, Costa Mesa and Huntington Beach are to the North, and Laguna Beach to the South
Only 15 minutes away from the Santa Ana/Orange County airport, 50 minutes south of Los Angeles International Airport, and 75 minutes from the San Diego airport.
You can spend an entire week here and never use your car!
Take a 2.7-mile stroll around the island for a new perspective. Head out on an electric duffy boat, or take a guided boat tour of the beautiful homes of Newport Harbor’s rich and famous.
The house is a short walk/drive to the car ferry, which takes you directly to the Newport Peninsula and Balboa Fun Zone, complete with a Ferris wheel, bike, kayak & boat rentals and fishing. Make a day trip and catch the Catalina Flyer to Catalina Island. Need some new reading material? The “Little Free Library” is just a ½ block down the street.
We’re a short drive to many Southern California shopping and attractions including Fashion Island, Disneyland, Knott's Berry Farm, Universal Studios, Anaheim & Dodger Stadium, Honda center, Laguna Beach, Hollywood, Los Angeles, Legoland, San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Wild Animal Park or Sea world.
All photos, calendar and rates are as described in the listing and accurate. We supply paper products, soaps and quality towels and linens to all our guests.
We making staying easy with a digital lock code that we give only to you. If early check-ins or late checkouts are possible, we will let you know.
The moderate costal climate & fans keep the house cool, hence no a.c.
The TurnKey Advantage
Our property is TurnKey Rental Certified. All photos, amenities, calendar, and rates are 100% accurate. We will notify you proactively when early check-in / late check-outs are possible and you'll receive the comforts of home with a starter supply of shampoo, soaps, paper products and hotel-quality towels and linens.
And we make it easy to stay with us! Drive straight to your rental and access the rental with a unique lock code that we give only to you. When you book, we will send you our mobile app with directions, lock code, and instructions. We’re available 24 hours a day with live help.
All Turn Key Vacation Rentals follow local and state tax rules. Each reservation includes applicable taxes, a cleaning fee, and a Property Damage Protection policy.