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Balboa Village

Balboa Penninsula, Newport Beach, CA
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What a cute place to sight see!

If you just want to spend a relaxing day looking at sights and seeing some neat homes, take a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nkelln
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Calgary, Canada
Fun place to visit...

Being from SoCal I've been here numerous times, but if you're visiting this is a fun place to come... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kelly R
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Riverside, California
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“nice village” (2 reviews)
“nice visit” (2 reviews)
“fun zone” (11 reviews)
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Balboa Penninsula, Newport Beach, CA
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"nice village"
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"nice visit"
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"fun zone"
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"can rent boats"
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"unique shops"
in 4 reviews
"shops and restaurants"
in 7 reviews
"ferris wheel ride"
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"frozen banana"
in 6 reviews
"sport fishing"
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"fun place to walk"
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"newport landing"
in 4 reviews
"whale watching"
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"beautiful area"
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"all ages"
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"people watch"
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"great shopping"
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"day trip"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you just want to spend a relaxing day looking at sights and seeing some neat homes, take a stroll through Balboa Village. So many cute (and EXPENSIVE) houses to see. I'd love to be able to live in this area... but work, kids and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being from SoCal I've been here numerous times, but if you're visiting this is a fun place to come especially with kids. You've got the beach right across the way, frozen bananas (YUM) and can ride across to the island just for fun or rent...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to visit for the day has great ice cream and fun shops it feels like a little town with adorable houses all different

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful place, quiet, chic, fabulous shops and restaurants close to beach and beautiful houses and boats. So clean and well preserved.

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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We started our day looking for a great place close to the water to have breakfast or lunch. We tried Balboa pier and Village. The pier is clean and has Ruby’s Diner at the end of the pier where you can eat, watch the ocean...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

A fun place to walk around. Beautiful scenery and lots of cool boats and homes to see. A lot of great comfy restaurants to stop in and check out. Would love to visit again in the warmer months. People are very nice and friendly.

Thank pamjfournier
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Very quaint, village feel, in the midst of boats and water. Lots to see and do, but does require walking.

1  Thank SymnCwl
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Absolutely loved my visit to Balboa Village/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 went to Davey's Locker and did a...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

A lot of activities to choose from here: shopping, dining, water sports, sport fishing, beautiful beach - enjoy a stroll on Balboa Beach Pier!

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a fun day trip kind of place. There is a "Fun Zone" with arcades and old fashion games. You can rent boats, power or sail, Jet Skis, Para Sailing, day fishing trips and whale watching. There are restaurants from mid-upper scale, frozen banana’s,...More

1  Thank Troy-Wo
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