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Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina

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  • Newport Dunes
  • Newport Dunes
  • Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina
  • Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina
  • Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina
  • Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina
  • Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina

Resort to something extraordinary. Located in the scenic oceanside city of Newport Beach, Newport Dunes sits on 100 lush, landscaped acres housing more than 382 oversized RV sites and 24 cabins/cottages. All sites accommodate double slideouts and offer full hookups. Tent campers welcome. Easy access to attractions, including theme parks and shopping. World-class dining, entertainment and cultural events. Free wireless access. Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina is the ultimate RV destination.

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  • Ceremony Venues
  • Meetings & Event Facilities
  • Reception Venues
  • Rehearsal Venues
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  • Weddings
Meetings & Events

Meeting planners seeking to wow their attendees with a unique waterfront venue will be impressed by Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina. Gracing a scenic waterfront stretch of the Back Bay Nature Preserve, this 110-acre aquatic park promises highly customized, memorable events in the quintessential coastal California setting. Encompassing 50,000 square feet of event space to accommodate meetings, trade shows or other special occasions, gatherings at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina can range from a grand tented affair with a dramatic waterfront backdrop, to intimate team-building events enjoyed via water sports on the Bay, to luxe Hamptons-style beach events under the stars, to casual toes-in-the sand barbeques. The Back Bay Bistro, a featured event venue, offers both indoor and outdoor seating, two breakout rooms, and lovely bay views. Newport Dunes offers turnkey event planning, audio-visual and catering services to assure your event execution is on point.


Guests are encouraged to practice physical distancing, and wear facial coverings on the resort property.

Public Areas, including all high-contact surfaces, receive daily, frequent cleaning. In addition, hand sanitizer stations are placed around guest areas and acrylic shields have been installed at service points.

Team Members are required to wear PPE at all times for select tasks, and frequent temperature checks and physical distancing practices are maintained while on property.

Accommodations are cleaned and sanitized prior to guest arrival and immediately after departure, using environmentally-approved disinfectants on all surfaces and high-contact items.


Property At A Glance

Cottages: 27 | Beds: 51 | Largest Space: 39,000 sq. ft. | Miles to Airport: 6.4 | Minutes to Beach: 0

Click to Enlarge Floor Plan

  • Back Bay Bistro
    2,193 sq. feet
  • Bayside Pavilion
    14,000 sq. feet
  • Bayview Room & Garden
    6237 sq. feet
  • Beachfront Pergolas
    196 sq. feet
  • Drive-In Events
    66975 sq. feet
  • Gazebo
    10,908 sq. feet
  • Haborside Room & Courtyard
    1240 sq. feet
  • Marina Clubhouse
    1,196 sq. feet
  • Marina Terrace
    13308 sq. feet
  • Pavilions A - D
    2420 sq. feet
  • West Beach Pavilion
    39100 sq. feet
  • Wind & Sea
    650 sq. feet
Yelp Based on 501 Reviews Yelp

I'll start off saying I love Newport Dunes! Why? It's got everything you could possibly want including clean facilities, a place to swim and thats the... More

Parking was about $12, and it was packed. I am so happy I purchased tickets in advanced. The water park was sold out for any walk ups. The staff was very... More

Overpriced horrible experience. We arrived at the cottage, we noticed a few ants on the bathroom sink; not a huge deal; we got rid of them and cleaned off... More

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