Where to stay around Balboa Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 271 holiday lettings near Balboa Island. From 191 houses to 39 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Balboa Island is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Balboa Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Balboa Island:

  • Anaheim Resort: 353 holiday homes
  • Cypress Village: 30 holiday homes
  • Balboa Peninsula: 863 holiday homes
  • Naples: 60 holiday homes
  • Lantern Village: 162 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Balboa Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Balboa Island. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Disneyland: 2,611 holiday lettings
  • Disney California Adventure® Park: 2,617 holiday lettings
  • The Coach House: 2,138 holiday lettings
  • Santiago Park: 2,840 holiday lettings
  • The LAB Antimall: 3,069 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Balboa Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Balboa Island?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 191 houses in Balboa Island. Our other popular types of Balboa Island holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 39 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 12 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Balboa Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Balboa Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Balboa Island, California is a great choice for your next breakaway to Orange County

    A holiday rental home in Balboa Island will put you close to some of the most beautiful beaches in California. Spend your days at the beach and then return home to your well-appointed rental. Some of the rentals on Balboa Island are right on the beach, so you can step out of your front door and into the warm waters of the Pacific Ocean.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Balboa Island, California

    The gorgeous beaches provide the opportunity for many outdoor activities. Of course, some are satisfied to spend their days lounging on the shore with a good book, but there are plenty of options for those who want to be more active. Enjoy swimming, boating, snorkelling and surfing. Surf lessons are available. Even if you have never tried this activity before, you can rent all the needed equipment and give it a go. Boat excursions are also on offer. Lovely hiking trails trace the coast, providing lovely views to enjoy as you walk. Cycling and golf are other activities that are quite popular with those on holiday to Balboa Island.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Balboa Island, California

    The outdoor activities are the reason many visit Balboa Island, but there are also some interesting attractions located nearby. The Balboa Fun Zone is a kid-friendly attraction that features a merry-go-round, bungee jumping, arcade games and more. Museums, such as the Orange County Museum of Art and the Newport Sports Museum, are also located near Balboa Island. Outdoor areas, such as the Crystal Cove State Park, provide places where those on holiday to Balboa Island can enjoy spending time in the out of doors.

    Weather in Balboa Island, California

    There is some variation in temperature based on the season, but the weather in Balboa Island is usually warm. During the winter the average low temperatures are between 9° and 11° C and the average highs are 18° to 19° C. In the spring the average lows are 12° to 14° C and the average highs are 19° to 20° C. During the summer, the average lows are 16° to 18° C and the highs are 20° to 23° C. Expect between 2 and 66 mm of rain per month. There is very little rain during the summer. The most occurs during the winter months.

    Travel to Balboa Island, California

    The nearest airport to Balboa Island is John Wayne Airport (SNA) which is 15 km away. Long Beach Airport (LGB) is about 46 km from Balboa Island and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is located 76 km away. You will need a car for use during your stay.

    Activities and attractions in and around Balboa Island

    Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Balboa Island has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Disney California Adventure® Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
    • Disneyland® (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
    • Santa Ana Zoo (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Discovery Science Center (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
    • Costa Mesa Country Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Rancho San Joaquin Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Balboa Island

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Balboa Island. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Huntington State Beach (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
    • Main Beach Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
    • Balboa Beach (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
    • The Wedge (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Sherman Library and Garden (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Corona del Mar State Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)