Jump back in that taxi and come spend your holiday in Newport Beach, California!
Newport Beach is often described as the “Hamptons of Hollywood." Regarded as fashionable and affluent, it is also remarkably casual and affordable. The destination’s temperate Mediterranean climate, breathtaking beaches and waterfront, charming history, iconic harbour (Orange County’s only) and outdoor adventures, retail options, and culinary delights assure that you’ll experience the ultimate ‘OC’ and Southern California lifestyle. Singles, couples and families are invited to come and experience a range of things to see and do here.
Newport Beach welcomes you to explore our distinct neighbourhoods and take in the sights and sounds offered in this quintessential Southern California coastal getaway.
1. Surf & Sand
Discover one of the “Cleanest Beaches in the US” by taking a dip in many of our pristine beaches, including Corona del Mar State Beach or give your body, boogie or surf board a go at “The Wedge,” Newport’s most famous beach spot.
2. Dock & Dine In Newport Beach, it’s not just about what you dine on but the way you dine! Rent an easy-to-operate electric Duffy boat and drive up and down Newport Harbour, many restaurants along Newport Harbour offer dock slip parking.
Enjoy breathtaking views of the Pacific while shopping at Fashion Island, an outdoor mecca filled with over 200 specialty shops and chic boutiques. Or opt for vintage couture and specialty items along quaint storefronts in Corona del Mar, one of Newport’s most vibrant districts.
4. Nature & Adventure awaits!
Whether in the ocean, bay or hills, Newport’s majestic and sometimes rugged landscape affords you the opportunity to hike, bike, swim, surf, and sail or just be a spectator to some of the most beautiful surroundings in California.
Download your copy of the ‘The OC’ map to experience some of the locations inspiring this hit TV series, or learn why Newport has always been the home away from home to celebrities and historical figures such as American Western actor John Wayne or child star Shirley Temple.
Newport Beach is conveniently located 45 minutes (80 kilometers) south of Los Angeles and Los Angeles International Airport and 1.5 hours (134 kilometers) from San Diego, California and San Diego International Airport.
Newport Beach directly neighbors John Wayne Airport (SNA), assuring easy access from many American cities.
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