Welcome to Balboa Island, one of the most coveted vacation spots in Southern California! Beaches, food, and fun are within minutes of this 3BR+ 1929 charmer located in the heart of the island.
Just one block 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. Cafes, fine dining, golf, and world-class shopping are all around you -- from the Balboa Island neighborhood to the Newport Peninsula. If you’re 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!
“Quaint” is the keyword for this light-filled home. The family room has comfortable seating, hardwood floors, ceiling fan, paned windows and a fireplace with cable TV and Wi-Fi. The family room opens to a patio, propane grill and backyard garden -- the perfect place to steal a quiet moment with someone special.
A fully remodeled kitchen features granite countertops, a gas stove, and a filtered water system.
The master bedroom is cozy and comfortable featuring a king bed, luxury bedding, and a Ralph Lauren comforter to keep you warm. The master bathroom has a Kohler Artist Edition sink and a combined Jacuzzi bathtub and shower.
The home can host up to seven with one twin and one full bed in the upper second bedroom and queen bed in the third bedroom.
Laundry facilities are located in the garage.
Come and enjoy all that Balboa Island has to offer. Stay for a week or stay for a month in this enchanting beach cottage. 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 10 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 half 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 SeaWorld.
Although there is no AC, the moderate coastal climate and fans keep the house cool.
WHAT TO EXPECT FROM A PROPERTY MANAGED BY TURNKEY VACATION RENTALS
TurnKey Vacation Rentals is a leading full-service property management company. We guarantee all listing information is accurate and up to date. From the moment you book, you’ll be provided timely and helpful communications regarding your trip.
Upon arrival, easily access your home with a keyless secure door code; no need for an in-person key exchange. Your rental will be professionally cleaned and ready for you to enjoy. You can expect all the comforts of a fine hotel, including shampoo, soaps, paper products, towels, and linens. Your home will include a HomeDroid tablet (electronic guest directory) providing specific home details, Wi-Fi access, and TV instructions.
If you need anything before, during, or after your stay, our 24/7 local team is ready to help!