Balboa Island, Newport Beach

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Balboa Island is located in Newport Beach. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Balboa Island by using our Newport Beach day trip planner .
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  • Absolutely loved my visit to Balboa Island as it was really cute, easily walkable, and lots of restaurants to pick from. You also have the beach, the pier, and the Wedge, so you can't go wrong. I also...  more »
  • We enjoyed walking down Marine Ave, going through the shops and having the famous Balboa Bar (ice cream treat)! Enjoyed dinner at the Village Inn.  more »
  • Lovely island to visit for a wander round, look at the shops, grab a coffee or have lunch. Nice walk along the water with beautiful beach houses and yachts/boats parked. Definitely worth a visit if yo...  more »

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