Long a favorite vacation destination for families as well as couples looking for glamour and romance, Newport Beach in Orange County, California is a wonderful beach town that also touts plenty of non-beach activities. Shopping, dining, golf, performing arts, art museums—these too are part of what makes Newport Beach so special. Discover this warm and picturesque destination for yourself.
Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa -
Only 6 miles from beautiful Newport Beach and all it has to offer, Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa is an exceptional, upmarket hotel, and the perfect place to rest after a day at the beach. Enjoy spacious hotel rooms or suites, with a full host of amenities like comfortably soft yet firm beds, 42-inch flat screen televisions, and beautifully appointed furnishings. Take advantage of hotel facilities such as the onsite salon, fitness center, swimming pool, spa tub, concierge, business center, coffee bar, lounge, and the award-winning restaurant Bristol Palms California Bistro.
Newport Beach Shops & Restaurants -
Newport Pier Boardwalk offers a fun variety of shopping right along the water, from surfing gear to Newport Beach souvenirs. If you love the freshness of farmers markets, there are two in Newport Beach on Saturday and Sunday mornings. For extreme style, head to Fashion Island at Newport Center. As for dining, there are nearly 400 restaurants in Newport Beach alone, which means an exciting variety of choices, from exotic to local, from fancy to casual.
Newport Beach Sand & Surf -
Newport Beach, California has the distinction of being one of the cleanest beaches in the United States. There are 10 miles of beautiful beaches, ideal for hardcore watersports as well as light family-fun activities. Body boarding, surfing, and windsurfing are all popular beach pastimes, as are building sandcastles, digging holes, and sunbathing. In addition, hikers can explore trails along the coastline, including Upper Newport Bay Ecological Preserve.
Newport Beach -
Synonymous with "the good life," Newport Beach, California is a beautiful coastal town, a relaxing vacation destination in the heart of Orange County. Visitors to Newport Beach are struck by the lovely, warm weather that permeates year-round, as well all the things one can see, do, and experience. The pristine beaches are full of wonderful activities, and will delight every type of beachgoer, from those who love to be active to those who just want to relax with a good book and soak up the sun. The city is also home to a wide array of cultural offerings, dining opportunities, and shopping choices.
Newport Beach Attractions -
In addition to the beautiful beaches, which offer excitement and relaxation, Newport Beach is also home to an eclectic array of other attractions. See one of the most diverse collections of art at the Bowers Museum. Spend a day with the whole family at the Balboa Fun Zone, a beachside amusement area. Rent bicycles or a surrey and cruise around Newport Beach. Play a round of golf at the Monarch Beach Golf Links. Take a guided nature walk with the Newport Bay Conservancy. Or charter a yacht and explore the waters around Newport Beach.