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Balboa Bay Resort

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“water view”(11 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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Special Offer: Bayside Serenity
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Special Offer: Bayside Serenity
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The Balboa Bay Club has set a very high standard and they alway meet and exceed that expectation.The facility, its location and the employees are the best. Our stay was first class and We cannot wait until our next stay. Even our pet Gamay was...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2018

Visiting the greater Orange County area is complete when staying at the Balboa Bay Resort. This is a property with a wonderful Southern California heritage founded by classic Hollywood luminaries including John Wayne and Humphrey Bogart (Wayne lived in the neighborhood). It is close to...More

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Response from Sam_El_Rabaa, General Manager at Balboa Bay ResortResponded April 12, 2018

Hello jamesrD5534TO, Thank you for sharing your recent experience at Balboa Bay Resort. I’m delighted you enjoyed your stay and love to hear your comments regarding the property’s heritage and casual elegant atmosphere. I’m especially pleased that our staff provided delightful service during your multiple...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Big clean rooms, lots of food choices on property and in the surrounding area, great service from the valet to the hotel staff and great views of the harbor. Lots to do in the area if you like the beach and boating.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I am a big supporter of the Discovery chain of hotels. Koa Kea is by far my favorite resort and I have also stayed at Pasea in Huntington Beach. This hotel is beautiful, well appointed, spacious, and immaculate with beautiful bay front location. While the...More

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Response from Sam_El_Rabaa, General Manager at Balboa Bay ResortResponded 2 days ago

Hello GPC2, Thank you for sharing your experience at Balboa Bay Resort. I’m very pleased to hear your comments regarding our property’s well appointed, spacious, and immaculate atmosphere, beautiful bay front views, and loved reading your comments about the spacious and comfortable guestroom, as well...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lujon, in engineering was a God Send to us in the Presidential suite this weekend . It was so big and so many devices that we weren't sure how to use, we couldn't have enjoyed our stay without his top notch technology assistance. Thanks for...More

Thank Anne T
Response from Sam_El_Rabaa, General Manager at Balboa Bay ResortResponded 2 days ago

Hello Anne and Jennifer, Thank you for choosing Balboa Bay Resort and sharing your experience. I’m delighted to hear you had an enjoyable and memorable stay, and especially love to hear about the top-notched and helpful service you received from Lujon. I always enjoy hearing...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre 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 Centre 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 Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$277 - US$565 (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, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$277 - US$565 (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, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (235)
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Pool & Beach (50)
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Menorcanvilla
May 12, 2018|
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Response from Anglophile20 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are great and I have thick hair.
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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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Room Tips
"Do not stay in the members only side."
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"If you are going to stay there, stay on the member side. Other interior rooms facing pool on the other side..."
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"Rooms with view toward the marina are the best. Corner suites are huge and give you the feel of home."
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"I had a room off the street and it was very quiet."
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