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Balboa Bay Resort

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“duffy boat”(10 reviews)
“private beach”(10 reviews)
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had a bay front room on the third floor, it was perfect !! Rooms have recently been remodeled and are very large. The rooms and resort are immaculate.... We just sat out on our private patio and watched the mega yachts traversing the bay,...More

Thank miligold1
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at Balboa Bay ResortResponded 23 August 2016

Dear miligold1, Thank you for choosing to stay at Balboa Bay Resort. We are thrilled that you loved our newly refreshed guest rooms, enjoying the magnificent views and atmosphere of tranquility, along with our superb restaurants. We appreciate the excellent rating you have awarded us...More

Reviewed 17 August 2016

This property's relatively small for a 'resort', but it's in a nice location; quiet, but easy access to the rest of Newport Beach and Balboa. Very comfortable, spacious, nicely-decorated rooms with all the amenities. Ours was their most basic room with 2 queens, but it...More

Thank travelinpdxgirl
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at Balboa Bay ResortResponded 22 August 2016

Dear travelinpdxgirl, Thank you for choosing to stay at Balboa Bay Resort. We are pleased that you appreciated our exclusive waterfront location, as well as the comfortable luxury of our guest rooms and our deluxe amenities. We appreciate the feedback you have given us and...More

Reviewed 15 August 2016

First things first. Becca at the front desk is AMAZING. The rooms are all you would expect from this rating, the dining (both here and in the vicinity) is awesome, the staff caters to your needs and actually genuinely seems to care about your experience....More

Thank rjmcali
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at Balboa Bay ResortResponded 22 August 2016

Dear rjmcali, Thank you for choosing Balboa Bay Resort and for taking the time to share your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed the comfortable luxury of our newly refreshed guest rooms, the exemplary dining at our resort, and our ideal coastal location. Additionally,...More

Reviewed 13 August 2016

I went on a girls trip with my friends of 25 years. After checking us in, Brianna sent up a bottle of champagne and strawberries with a personalized card. We were touched! The pool service was great, too. The only negative was the clientele in...More

Thank Christina C
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at Balboa Bay ResortResponded 15 August 2016

Dear Christina C, Thank you for choosing to celebrate your girls trip at Balboa Bay Resort. It was our pleasure to welcome you and we're delighted that you enjoyed the personalized service provided by our team of dedicated staff members. We'll be sure to share...More

Reviewed 12 August 2016

Stayed 3 nights at the end of a busy US holiday for a final wind down before heading home and this was the perfect place to do it. The complex is very up to date with great facilities, wonderful pool area, great bar and a...More

Thank DavidCChristchurch
Response from GuestRelations M, General Manager at Balboa Bay ResortResponded 15 August 2016

Dear DavidCChristchurch, We're so happy that you chose to stay at Balboa Bay Resort. It's wonderful to know that you found our resort to be the perfect place to end your vacation. Thank you for sharing your review, telling of how much you enjoyed our...More

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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$260 - US$599 (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
US$260 - US$599 (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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LVgirl1
1 October 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
25 May 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
25 May 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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