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Sleeps 17! Ocean View! 30 Seconds to Beach/Dining! Parking/Bikes/WiFi/Washer GEM

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,200 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Ocean/Catalina Island view! 3 Car Parking/6 Bikes/BBQ/Washer/WiFi

HappiTravels vacation rentals in Newport Beach

Family owned and operated

This unit Sleeps, 17 guests!

• We provide excellent service which is mention frequently in our reviews

• Ocean view Sleeps, 17 guests! 5 bedrooms/4 full baths with Jacuzzi tub/2 kitchens

• A 30-second walk to the beach with many restaurants, take-out and convenience stores across the street. Get the ultimate beach experience, walk out your front door and in 30 seconds you're on the beach! Leave your towels, chairs, umbrellas on the beach and go back to your home by the sea to enjoy a snack or watch a little TV, then go back and jump in the surf and play with the dolphins!!

• Garage parking for two cars Plus third parking space behind garage!!

• Secure Wi-Fi

• Washer and dryer

• Six free bikes, boogie boards, beach chairs, umbrellas and ice chests

• Linens, towels and beach towels provided after Labor Day and before Memorial Day weekend

• Both kitchens are fully stocked with dishes and cookware

• Great surfing, Disneyland 20 minutes away and dolphins steps from your front door

Six free bikes, boogie boards, beach chairs, two garages, free secure Wi-Fi, washer, and dryer!

Five bedrooms, four baths Beach retreat with ocean and Catalina Island view from the balcony! Extra-large lower private patio. Beautifully decorated to please the most particular of guests! Sleeps up to 17 guests!

Five TVs with 120 channels including ESPN!

Sliding glass doors fully open onto your private patio with an Ocean View, lots of afternoon sun and two gas BBQs!

Upper area three bedroom, two bath has a large master bedroom with king size bed, twin size trundle bed, TV and luxurious bath with chandelier. The second bedroom has two twin size beds, the third bedroom has one queen size bed with TV, and a very comfortable queen sleeper sofa is in the living room with a 50-inch TV. Also has a balcony with a beautiful Ocean and Catalina Island view!

Lower area has two bedrooms, two baths with a king size bed in master and TV, two twin beds in the second bedroom, queen sleeper sofa bed in living room and a large couch with bedding provided in living room as well. Also an extra-large private patio!

Walk-in shower in one bathroom and shower/Jacuzzi tub in the second bathroom

Both areas have large spacious dining rooms, living rooms and fully stocked stainless steel kitchen with state of the art stove, refrigerator and coffee maker.

Beautiful Italian furnishings with the best of beds & linens.

There is no air conditioning, but there is an ocean breeze. There are ceiling and floor fans in every room. Most rentals this close to the ocean do not have air conditioning.

A fine steak restaurant, Italian restaurant, sushi bar, Mexican take out, doughnut shop with great low-carb sandwiches, coffee house/bagel shop, jack-in-the-box fast food, bike rental, dive shop & 2 mini-markets are across the street from the rental!

Newport pier with 20 plus restaurants is a 10-minute bike ride or a 20-minute walk along the oceanfront boardwalk! A major grocery store is two minutes away!

Playground on the bay is across the street! Great for kids! Disneyland 20 is minutes away! Experience both of the happiest places on earth in one day!

This is a perfect location in paradise!

Wake and take in the view of the ocean and Catalina Island with a cup of coffee or

after a day in the sun relax with a glass of wine and watch the sunset over Catalina. Newport Beach is as good as you can get on the west coast, it has an atmosphere of its own!

Everything has been thought of & included for your stay to be as pleasant as possible in your home by the sea!

Wake up to the sparkling sunshine and magic of Newport Beach! Relax on the balcony with a cup of coffee and take in the spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean and Catalina Island!

Dolphins, beach and fabulous surfing are 30 seconds from your front door!

Stroll along miles of uninterrupted coastline. If you spot a pod of dolphins jump in and have the experience of a lifetime. World class surfing and body surfing are right here! World class golfing at pelican hill is a 10-minute drive!

Washer and dryer are coin operated (shared by both units).

Six bikes provided. Free boogie boards, umbrella, beach chairs!

Easy access! John Wayne airport is a 10-minute taxi ride away. The LAX airport is 45 minutes away.

Disneyland and Anaheim Convention center are 20 minutes away.

Come for Whale watching, Newport Beach Film Festival, Google, NAMM, The Newport to Ensenada International Yacht Race, The wizarding world of Harry Potter at Universal Studios is one hour away, The International Music Products Association, California Technology Summit, Super Bowl Rams Stadium are 30 minutes away!

We hope to welcome you into our HappiTravels family!

A signed rental agreement with a copy of ID will be required to complete the reservation. If you would like to view the rental agreement prior to making a reservation, please let us know.

There is a $50 per day charge for any visitors not listed on the rental agreement and/or exceeding 17 guests to be paid prior to arrival.

This is a family friendly property. Groups under 40 years of age are not eligible for renting this property-Please contact us for exceptions.

More Details

Sheryl Cruz
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
22 May, 2018

About Sheryl Cruz

My Brother Tom and I (pictured here at Newport Dunes in 1967) recently purchased this beautiful property and are thrilled to offer a piece of paradise to guests from all over the world! We were born and raised in California and love, love, Newport Beach!

We are available 24 hours a day to ensure our guests have the best experience possible!

Sheryl Cruz purchased this house in 2014

Why Sheryl Cruz chose Balboa Peninsula

This is a beautiful property which we are so happy to share with the world! Views of the sand and Catalina Island!

It has all the amenities for the most particular of guests. Beautiful decorations, stainless steel appliances, comfortable beds, beautiful bathrooms with Jacuzzi tub and 30 seconds from the beach!

Newport Beach is as good as you can get on the West coast. It has an atmosphere of its own!

What makes this house unique

We offer the best service possible!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 17
  • Min. age of primary renter: 40 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 17 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 17
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , In living room
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 7 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , Sleeper sofa and large couch in living room
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 bicycles
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • luaus
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Centrally located to so many attractions!! Disneyland 25 minutes away! South Coast Plaza for world class shopping 10 min, away. Pelican Hill Golf Resort for world class golfing is 10 minutes away! Catalina Flyer is 5 minutes away. Jump on board and take a 45 minute cruise to the enchanting Catalina Island. Book a whale watching trip!! In the same location there are fishing charters to go on half or full day trips. Bring back your catch and grill it on your patio! For a romantic charm, rent a gondola to float through the Newport harbor, or take a sunset cruise through the harbor on John Wayne's boat 'The Wild Goose'. Hollywood and Universal Studios is 1 hour away!


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Sleeps 17! Ocean View! 30 Seconds to Beach/Dining! Parking/Bikes/WiFi/Washer GEM
average rating of 4.8 based on 15 reviews

Great place. Great service. Great location

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. The amenities and space were perfect. And it is located a short walk from the beach, restaurants and grocery store. The property managers were attentive to our needs.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great stay for a large family close to the beach

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Newport Beach. The house is very close to the beach. We used the backpack beach chairs and bikes. We even used a boogie board twice and the sand toys. The house comfortably slept 16. The four bathrooms made it easy too. The patio and balcony added to the living space. The location is close to a convenience store and strip mall with a bakery, taco shop, and more. I recommend Chronic Tacos! We parked a small SUV in the garage It was tight but it fit. Parking on the street can be a challenge. But it wasn’t too bad. We really enjoyed our stay - the location and accommodations made it great. My wife’s family commended me for the choice.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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so close to the ocean!!!

  • 4 of 5

We loved it. Very close short walk to beach. We went to area parks, ie; Disney and knotts and it was very well located for all our needs. We plan on trying to book a beach only stay in the future. Thank you for all the bikes, chairs, etc.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Super close to the beach, roomy, plenty of boogie boards and bikes!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 15 rented both units in October and were very satisfied. A quick walk to the beautiful beach, and many bikes for our use to ride around town and to get to the boardwalk several blocks away.

Our kids loved the boogie boards. The accommodations were clean and comfortable.

Parking was a little more of a hassle because of our big suburban, but we were able to make it work despite not being able to use the garage. Tips from the owners were helpful.

Would definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Time!

  • 4 of 5

There were LOTS (15) of us using two units. Both met our needs, and we would return again.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Both units were lovely and had everything we needed to have a wonderful stay! We will return.

  • 5 of 5

We rented both units for a family reunion. There were 14 of us and we had plenty of room. We had seven children at the reunion, ages 16 months to 12, and everyone had a great time. We loved the patio and the two minute walk to the beach. They have thought of everything we needed to enjoy the beach and our stay.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
John Wayne
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
The Alley
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Balboa Ferry
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Pelican Hill Golf Resort
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Pizza/Sushi/Steak/Mexican/Take out
Nearest Beach
Newport Beach
Car: not necessary

Great location. Easy access to freeways and Disneyland. This is a beautiful quaint area. The best beach in the World!


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £259.91
Damage Deposit £891.12

Linens, towels and beach towels provided after Labor Day and before Memorial Day.
A signed rental agreement with copy of ID will be required to complete reservation. If you would like to view the rental agreement prior to making a reservation, please let us know.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

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