What's Balboa Peninsula like?
Balboa Peninsula is notable for its beach access. Enjoy fun activities in the neighbourhood such as boating and surfing.
Spend an afternoon at Newport Harbor Nautical Museum or Balboa Fun Zone. There's plenty more to see, including Balboa Beach and Balboa Pier.
How to get to Balboa Peninsula
Balboa Peninsula is located 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from the heart of Newport Beach.
- Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne), 5.8 mi (9.4 km) from Balboa Peninsula
- Long Beach, CA (LGB-Long Beach Municipal), 20.1 mi (32.4 km) from Balboa Peninsula
- Fullerton, CA (FUL-Fullerton Municipal), 18.9 mi (30.4 km) from Balboa Peninsula
Things to see and do in and around Balboa Peninsula
What to see in Balboa Peninsula
- Balboa Beach
- Balboa Pier
- Newport Pier
- Balboa Pavilion
- The Wedge
Things to do in Balboa Peninsula
- Newport Harbor Nautical Museum
- Balboa Fun Zone
Other popular Balboa Peninsula attractions
- Balboa Peninsula Beaches
- Mother’s Beach
- West Jetty View Park
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