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Newport Fun Tours

Address: 2122 Newport Blvd., Newport Beach, CA 92663
Phone Number: (949)675-8433
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Ranked #52 of 66 Activities in Newport Beach
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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120 reviews 120 reviews
20 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Rented an 8 person electric boat for the 4 of us. What a great time. Used a Groupon, but either way, it would be worth it. Boats go 5 mph max. and we toured the harbor at sunset. This is perfect for a group to split the cost too- and they have boats that seat 12. Boats have canopy and... More 

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93 reviews 93 reviews
26 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We have been trying to use our Groupon and can never get a reservation before or after the expiration date. The excuse is that all of the Duffys were booked and the Groupon did not cover the larger boats which were always available. However, when we paid the full fare for a smaller boat last weekend, we found it to... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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14 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I found a Group-on for Newport Fun Tour for the electric boat. Being from 2,000 miles away I called to see how things worked... As others have pointed out, it did take calling 4-5 times before getting anyone to answer. Be advised that there isn’t any signage off the main road and passed the address about 3 times before pulling... More 

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los angeles
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100 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This was my 2nd time with Newport Fun Tours. The first time I had a travelzoo voucher for kayaking and it was mediocre at best. On Saturday, we rented one of their Duffy boats for my birthday. I had booked this reservation 2 months in advance and it took two days because no one ever answers the phone there. My... More 

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Crown Point, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

FANTASTIC EXPERIENCE!! Was a little worried after seeing some bad reviews but our group of 7 had a great experience! Bought a Groupon for a segway tour of Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach. Scheduled our time about 2 days ahead. Arrived on schedule, check in was easy, got a quick training on how to use the segways, and then we... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I can't think of a Duffy rental experience worse than the one I had over Mothers day weekend with Newport Fun Tours. The rental started off great, I was told by the manager we were being given a "brand new Duffy" that had been delivered that morning. My family and I set out on our 2 hour rental and after... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Our tour driver, Lou picked us up at our hotel and took us on a scenic drive to the wineries of Temecula. He offered us commentary along the drive and had coupons for special deals at some of the wineries. A great way to spend the day seeing a very different part of the state and tasting very good wines.

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Winter Haven, Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
8 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We took a Segway tour around Balboa Peninsula and had a great time. It was a fun way to see the Island without having to drive around or spend lots of time walking. We really enjoy Segways as this was our second time on it (1st was San Francisco which was incredible) so we were comfortable on them. Lots of... More 

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California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

I always like to celebrate the day in which my spouse and I met, so to surprise him I purchased a coupon off Travelzoo for a three hour kayaking tour with sandwich, chips, and water included for each of us. I purchased the coupon on a whim and wasn't able to read the reviews beforehand. When I got the chance... More 

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Long Beach, California
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

So disappointed in this place! We purchased a voucher from TravelZoo that specifically said it was valid, even on holidays and holiday weekends. Unfortunately, even after admitting that they had full availability on both Sunday and Monday, they refused to honor the voucher. They apologized, but said they were sure they could get full price for boats on those days,... More 

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  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
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