This well decorated, modern, Victorian, comfortable home is on Balboa Island. It is four houses from Newport Bay. VIRTUAL TOUR VIDEO can be accessed by clicking on the right arrow (>) shown on the last photo (It's on 2nd line on the right).
The Island has beaches, shops, restaurants, fishing, boat rentals, and a boardwalk encircles the Island for pleasure walks. Beautiful free city tennis courts are available near by a few miles. A small ferry is a block from the house. This short ferry ride takes you across the bay to the Pacific Ocean and the ocean board walk and Balboa Pier.
Beach Life: You can relax on the front porch, cool on the propane BBQ, (even use our Wi-Fi) or walk four houses to the bay and play and relax on the sandy beach. If you want to visit the ocean and play in the ocean waves just take the few minute ride across the bay. The Ferry is a small three car ferry with room for beach-goers. One leaves every few minutes during the day and evening. Great place to play for children of all ages.
Your vacation home is on the quiet corner of the Island. You can walk around the Island and stop at the coffee shops , small grocery or small shops on the main street.
Regional Attractions: You can use this vacation home as a base and visit all of the Southern California attractions. You are able to drive to Disneyland, Knotts' Berry Farm, Laguna Beach Art Galleries, Lego Land, and Universal Studios. Drive along the coast and see the Pacific Ocean. You can shop till you drop at Fashion Island/ Newport Center or South Coast Plaza. Visit the well known areas in Hollywood & Los Angeles. Take the Catalina Flyer to visit Catalina.