8 Hotels in Newport Beach That Will Make You Pack Your Bags ASAP

Sit Back, Relax and Take in the SoCal Sun

Written By: Adriana Chavez Hotels in Newport Beach

Newport Beach is the epitome of the Southern California lifestyle. Not only are the views are beautiful and the vibe’s laid back, but it’s all tied together with a hint, or a strong suggestion, of luxury. Whether you are planning to soak up the perfect weather or take a drive down scenic PCH, staying in a hotel where the ocean breeze rolls in each morning is a must. Whether you’re staycationing or taking a much needed vacation, here are nine suggestions of where to book your stay.

Hotels in Newport Beach

Beach Breeze: Balboa Bay Resort

Get ready to dip your toes in the water at the Balboa Bay Resort! This timeless style resort is right by the ocean, so you’ll never feel like you left the waves. If you’re planning to take a weekend off and stay in, Balboa Bay Resort offers a newly enhanced and refreshed full-service spa, and coming soon, a new drybar (April 2018). The best part? A&O Kitchen + Bar is right by the water so you can dine with a view!

Native Knowledge: Be sure to stop at their new, chic pool with a modern and casual elegant inspired design!

1221 W Coast Hwy
Newport Beach, CA 92663

Shoppers Paradise: Fashion Island Hotel 

Recently named Fashion Island’s official hotel, the Fashion Island Hotel is perfect for those looking to shop till they drop on their vacation. Located by the popular Fashion Island, home to Orange County’s top shopping, premier dining and local entertainment, the hotel has aligned with the mall to offer amenities and activities like the Fashion Island Gift Card program and a trolley to make it easier for you to get to your shopping destination.

Native Knowledge: Island Hotel has hypoallergenic floors for those with asthma and allergies.

690 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660


Cape Cod Dream: Lido House Hotel


Looking for a new way to experience the famous Balboa Peninsula? Lido House Hotel is the newest, and might we add trendiest, spot on the block—especially if you need your dose of something nautical. Built on the site of the former City Hall, Lido House will offer cottages that offer guests an intimate and unique twist. You can also dine at their own on-site restaurant, The Mayor’s Table, offering seasonal coastal dishes. Get ready to make those reservations when it opens in March 2018!

Native Knowledge: Grab drinks at their rooftop bar and lounge, Topside.

3300 Newport Blvd
Newport Beach, CA 92663


Hilltop Hideaway: The Resort at Pelican Hill


The Resort at Pelican Hill is the pinnacle of luxury and a slice of paradise. With over 504 acres, there’s plenty to see and do. This resort offers private bungalows and villas for guests to choose from, but the bliss doesn’t end there. Just below the resort sits Crystal Cove Beach, a distinguished historical landmark. Guests can experience tide pools and trails and have a private moment with over three miles of beach.

Native Knowledge: Bringing your kids, teens and tweens? The Resort at Pelican Hill offers activities for kids of all ages, including a summer Bubblology activity for kids at Camp Pelican.

22701 S Pelican Hill Rd
Newport Coast, CA 92657

Hotels in Newport Beach

Sight to See: Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa


At the intersection of beach and style, Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa offers beautiful suites with incredible views. Experience the only sustainable seafood in Newport at Hook & Spear, their signature restaurant. Coastal vibes ring true at every touch point from three unique pools and private cabanas, to cool color tones in the renovated guest rooms to the soft seaside influenced treatments at Pure Blu Spa.

Native Knowledge: Looking to stay somewhere for the views? The hotel takes advantage of picturesque views with sights of the harbor, beach and golf course.

900 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Beauty on the Bluffs: Marriott’s Newport Coast Villas


Attention! This is not your typical hotel. Not only is it perched on top of a bluff, these villas, part of the Marriott Vacation Club, give guests more privacy and offer full kitchens, dining rooms and luxurious bedrooms—even oversized bathtubs! The spacious villas have incredible views of the coast and it’s the ultimate relaxation spot for the perfect weekend. Can we go there now?

Native Knowledge: Dine at the La Vista Pool Bar & Grill for a seasonal menu and casual poolside dining with a view of the coast.

23000 Newport Coast Dr
Newport Coast, CA 92657

Hotels in Newport Beach

Family Fun: Hyatt Regency Newport Beach


A staple in Newport Beach, the Hyatt Regency overlooks the Back Bay and is a just a short drive from Fashion Island and Balboa. But there’s still a lot of fun to be had on this property. With ping pong, volleyball and bike rentals, there is something for everyone in the family. Stop by the SHOR for some great grub with fresh ingredients.

Native Knowledge: Can’t part with Fido? Hyatt Regency Newport Beach is pet-friendly!

1107 Jamboree Rd
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Hotels in Newport Beach

Boardwalk Empire: Newport Beach Hotel


Nothing says a perfect beach vacation like staying on the boardwalk. The Newport Beach Hotel captures all the charm this beach town has to offer. The inn is just a few steps away from the sand and offers quaint and cozy rooms. Plus, for the wine lovers, a wine bar is located in the lobby! It doesn’t get much better than drinking wine at the beach.

Native Knowledge: Leave the beach gear at home! You can borrow beach chairs, bikes, sand toys and more from the front desk.

2306 W Oceanfront
Newport Beach, CA 92663


Victorian Vacation: Doryman’s Oceanfront Inn


Overlooking the water directly across the Newport Beach Pier is the timeless Doryman’s Oceanfront Inn. This boutique hotel will give you all the romantic Victorian vibes you’ll be hard pressed to find elsewhere. Plus, with no two rooms boasting the same decor, you’ll get a different experience each time you stay.

Native Knowledge: For ultimate luxury, opt for the Bellagio room. With ocean views, a fireplace and jacuzzi tub, you won’t regret this choice.

2102 W Oceanfront
Newport Beach, CA 92663
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