Destination guide

The beachside setting of Newport Beach is ready to explore

The beaches and gardens create a pretty picture of Newport Beach. This city's boating, restaurants and shopping draw many visitors. Balboa Pier and Newport Pier are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Newport Beach

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Newport Beach a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Disney California Adventure® Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Disneyland® (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Knott's Berry Farm (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Santa Ana Zoo (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Discovery Science Center (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Medieval Times (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Newport Beach

Travellers enjoy Newport Beach for its boating. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 22°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Newport Beach

Nature lovers will enjoy Newport Beach for its island views, breathtaking sunsets and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Newport Beach is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Huntington State Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Main Beach Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Sherman Library and Garden (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Corona del Mar State Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • The Wedge (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Little Corona Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Newport Beach

The nearest airport is in Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne), located 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Fullerton, CA (FUL-Fullerton Municipal), which is 19.1 mi (30.8 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Newport Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,478 holiday rentals around Newport Beach. From 1,324 Houses to 95 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Newport Beach is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Newport Beach?

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

  • Balboa Peninsula: 846 holiday homes
  • Newport Shores: 135 holiday homes
  • Corona del Mar: 591 holiday homes
  • Balboa Island: 302 holiday homes
  • Newport Coast: 583 holiday homes

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

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Newport Beach. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Wedge: 3,478 holiday rentals
  • Hoag Hospital: 3,561 holiday rentals
  • Balboa Yacht Club: 3,485 holiday rentals
  • Balboa Beach: 3,496 holiday rentals
  • Fashion Island: 3,486 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Newport Beach listed on Stayz 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 Newport Beach?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,324 Houses in Newport Beach. Our other popular types of Newport Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 95 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 710 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 101 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newport Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 668 holiday homes with pool available in Newport Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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