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Balboa Bay Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“duffy boat”(10 reviews)
“private beach”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
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4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I stayed for a quick getaway weekend and it was magic! We were greeted by JR who welcomed us and diecrted us to check in. Damien and his team were amazing and made check in so easy. In fact every staff member...More

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Reviewed December 17, 2017

My favorite hotel in Newport Beach. I have stayed at the Balboa Bay Resort numerous times. As I had friend from elementary school visiting Newport Beach i decided to join them for the weekend. So off I go to Balboa Bay Resort. I arrived to...More

Thank Alan B
Response from Sam_El_Rabaa, General Manager at Balboa Bay ResortResponded December 21, 2017

Hello Alan B. Thank you for sharing your weekend experience at Balboa Bay Resort. I’m delighted you and your elementary school friend visiting from out of town had the opportunity to enjoy so much of the property. I’m most pleased however to hear about the...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love this hotel. Great location and water views. The thing that stands out for me is the service. It is outstanding! The ambiance is what you would expect from a 5 Star but being on the water adds a little something extra.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our stay at Balboa Bay Resort. It has all the bells and whistles. Spacious rooms, large comfortable baths and great service. Every aspect of the staff from parking valets to front desk to wait staff to housekeeping are exceptional. The location is easy...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently stayed at this beautiful boutique style hotel. The accommodations are Gorgeous! They are veryluxurious with Frette linens and fresh bath products. Rooms are spacious, light, and airy. This hotel has a definite coastal feel and is located bayfront. I dined at both restaurants...More

Thank MDKlein43
Response from Sam_El_Rabaa, General Manager at Balboa Bay ResortResponded 1 week ago

Hello MDKlein43, Thank you for sharing your recent experience at Balboa Bay Resort. I’m delighted how much you enjoyed our beautiful boutique style hotel and atmosphere. I love to hear your comments regarding your spacious and airy guest room and wonderful dining experiences at both...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$259 - $597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Newport Beach
#2 Luxury Hotel in Newport Beach
#3 Business Hotel in Newport Beach
#4 Romantic Hotel in Newport Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$259 - $597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Newport Beach
#2 Luxury Hotel in Newport Beach
#3 Business Hotel in Newport Beach
#4 Romantic Hotel in Newport Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveler (240)
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Dining (60)
Pool & Beach (48)
Amenities (18)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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LVgirl1
October 1, 2017|
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Response from hac0y7 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know it well, but i do know it is pet friendly
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esraf
May 25, 2017|
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Response from Darren K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed this. I didn't use the pool but I'm sure it is.
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esraf
May 25, 2017|
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Response from Darrin N | Reviewed this property |
When I was there, they actually had 2 pools. A new large lap pool in the back courtyard was almost done but delayed due to constant rains. Unfortunately, I don't recall if either were heated.
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