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Gondola Company of Newport

3101 W Coast Hwy, Suite 110A, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4001
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50-minute Gondola Tour of Newport Harbor
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Romantic gondola cruises in Newport's original Venetian-style rowing gondolas. Voted "Best Place to Take a Date in OC" and "One of the Top 10 Destinations in So. CA" Birthdays, anniversaries, gliding through one of the most beautiful harbors in the world. Reservations required.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3101 W Coast Hwy, Suite 110A, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4001
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Reviewed March 28, 2018

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Reviewed October 17, 2017

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Reviewed April 5, 2017

We enjoyed a mid-day relaxing ride through the small canals of Lido and Newport, viewing the homes, interesting and uniquely blended architecture. It was a peacefully and relaxing hour to get away from the hustle of the area. You really forget where you are. So...More

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GondolaNewport, Manager at Gondola Company of Newport, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2017

Thank you for the positive review. We are always striving to provide a peaceful and relaxing environment for our customers. We're glad we were able to give you such an enjoyable experience. We look forward to seeing you in the future.

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Reviewed June 27, 2016

My husband and I took a gondola ride in Newport Beach for our wedding anniversary. Our gondolier, Parker, did a great job, he was helpful getting into and out of the gondolier and was very personable. Our ride was smooth and not hurried. It was...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2016

The weather cooperated wonderfully, the water was smooth, and our gondolier was tremendous. Parker was polite, respectful and very unobtrusive on a peaceful, idyllic cruise. I highly recommend the Gondola Company of Newport!

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Reviewed August 25, 2015

As part of our 29th wedding anniversary celebration, we did a one hour gondola cruise around Newport Cove. It was very peaceful and we brought our own wine and cheese, crackers and snacks. Very fun and entertaining; the gondolier was able to give a little...More

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Reviewed February 14, 2015

First, the good news: I had the pleasure of corresponding and talking with Ella. I first telephoned the company attempting to get a time for Valentine's Day, but they were completely booked. Instead of just writing me off, Ella suggested we come in on Friday,...More

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Reviewed March 16, 2014

The weather was perfect, the harbor beautiful and the folks at Gondola Company were great. I booked the ride a few days ago on a whim because the weather was so nice at the beach. My hub felt like it was a special occasion and...More

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Reviewed December 14, 2013

I grew up in Huntington & Newport beach and wanted to show my daughters some of my memories, we picked up my sister (who lives in Newport & Kim told us about the Gondola ride). It was wonderful! The ride was so beautiful! Mike Olsen...More

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Reviewed November 13, 2011

I purchased a Groupon for a Gondola ride for up to four individuals, it was only my boyfriend and I though. Very romantic. They take you through the harbor, in the "backyard" of BEAUTIFUL homes. You go under several bridges. They also provide bread, salami,...More

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