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Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort

1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660
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Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015
Steven Y Las Vegas, Nevada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There are pros and cons to this park. The beach and water are pleasant and there are a number of water activities available including paddle boat rentals.There is a large runoff drain that goes straight into the bay and there would be certain times when the water would not be sanitary for swimming.There is also a large swimming pool with... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

The RV Park is in a very nice area and close to stores of your choice. It's nice being on the Bay Side instead of the State Beach. However, airplanes go right over the whole RV Park Daily, which after days you can usually get use to. There are LOTS of barking out of control dogs. Security isn't enforcing any... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 via mobile

First let me say that this RV park is in a beautiful location! Right on the water with plenty of relaxing things to do on the beach. Canoe/kayak rentals, nice pools, activities, and more. BUT, this is a VERY crowded park. RV slots are extremely tight and spaced very close together. Vehicles park on the street in front of their... More 

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Fountain Valley, California
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34 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

we stayed in a beachfront cottage. The cottage is rather tired. The blinds are missing slats, the bedroom furniture is beat up. The interior feels like a tired RV. If you stay here, it is closer to camping than staying in a nice hotel. The kitchen is outfitted with dishes and utensils, but you need to bring your own coffee,... More 

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California
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10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Yes, I'm actually reviewing here at the park. With all the park's amenities, which includes a convenience store, clubhouse where you can rent golf carts and gazebos, swimming pool, a laundromat, and the cleanest showers and restrooms I've ever used in an outdoor facility Stayed in a super beach front site (11011) right on the beach and it was a... More 

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Rickab12345, Manager at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and staying with us! Please contact me when you book again to assure you get the best site available. Direct phone #949 999 3103. We are planning some renovations in the RV Park for 2015. Thank you Rick Vara Director RV Operations Newport Dunes Resort and Marina More 

Gdansk, Poland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I spent many summers here during my childhood. My family and I would stay in tents and go to the beach every day. Get such a feeling of nostalgia thinking about the numerous vacations spent here. Skateboarding, biking to the arcade, scootering to the entertainment room or pool. It's really a great place to create lasting memories with your family.... More 

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Rickab12345, Manager at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and staying with us! Please contact me when you book again to assure you get the best site available. Direct phone #949 999 3103. We are planning some renovations in the RV Park for 2015. Thank you Rick Vara Director RV Operations Newport Dunes Resort and Marina More 

Bakersfield, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We camped here in January. I will list the positives first. It was easy to find and in a very good area, close to restraurants and malls. It is dog friendly and quiet. The negatives: Your camping on a dirt lot. The camp spaces are very small and fenced in. Internet and TV is ok. I would not consider this... More 

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Rickab12345, Manager at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are planning some renovations in the RV Park for 2015. This year we have invested more resources in the RV Resort and are seeing the results of all the hard work. Please call me at 949-999-3103. If you would like to try us again I will book your reservation and I can help find... More 

Sebastopol
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Newport Dunes with our RV in Sept. We had a problem with our rig and the management was so accommodating. We ended up getting there a day late. We had prepaid and they waived that night. They were so so nice overall. Traveller tip. They have a guy making breakfast burritos in front of the general store.... More 

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Rickab12345, Manager at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and staying with us! Rick Vara Director RV Operations Newport Dunes Resort and Marina More 

Northridge
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Weather is always perfect for camping with friends. Waterfront board walk for walking, pet friendly & bike trail too boot. Close to Balboa Island and not far from Newport pier. You can rent kayaks and paddle wheels. Wave boards.

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Thank you for your comments and staying with us! Rick Vara Director RV Operations Newport Dunes Resort and Marina More 

San Diego, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We have a 6-year-old only child, which has far more energy than the 2 of us, so it takes a lot of diversity to keep her busy and happy while not killing us at the same time. This place had all the answers! 1. The place is pricey, but location is phenomenal so if you want more than just camping,... More 

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Rickab12345, Manager at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. In January we are getting a new reservation system. I'm hoping in the next few months we will be able to offer a majority of ours sites to be booked online by site number. Thank you for staying with us! Rick Vara Director RV Operations More 

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