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50 Steps to Sand! Recently Remodeled W/ Large Patio and Bay Views

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 8 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 2-5)

Light and bright, fully furnished 1br/1.5ba upstairs unit in small building on the peninsula! It is the only upstairs unit so there are no shared walls! It is situated one house from the sand so you can walk to the beach in less than 50 steps! Walk to the ocean, bay, restaurants, markets, and bus. Less than a mile to Newport Pier and half an hour to Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm. About an hour to downtown Los Angeles and an hour-and-a-half to San Diego.

This is a recently remodeled upstairs unit that features a large private deck with bay views - the perfect place to relax and read a book or grill up something delicious (or watch the famous Newport Beach Boat Parade at Christmas)! It also has wall-to-wall carpet throughout with tile floors in bathrooms and kitchen. It boasts granite counters in kitchen, stainless steel appliances (range, built-in oven, microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator with ice maker and water dispenser), and a washer and dryer on the premises. Property features updated windows throughout!

Linens and bathroom towels are included. Weekly and nightly all-inclusive rate with no extra taxes above what is listed! Great value in a great location!

Unit sleeps a maximum of 5. There is a queen size bed in the bedroom and two fold out sofa beds in the living room: one queen size and one twin size. Kitchen includes basic cooking utensils, pots and pans, silverware, cups, plates, coffee maker, blender, and a toaster. Huge dining room with table and chairs. There is a BBQ, table, and chairs on the deck. Cable TV and WiFi are included. Street parking is available. Beach equipment (chairs, surfboards, bikes, etc.) rentals are available at 15th Street Surf Shop less than a block away.

Come to the beach and relax! Our home is the perfect place to get away!

Keywords: One house from the sand, Light, Bright, Upstairs, Steps to the beach, Close to everything, Great view

More Details

Owner
Matt Pentecost
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2017

About Matt Pentecost

I am a real estate broker and manage this property for my family. As a native southern-Calfornian, I love coming to the beach and know that you will too!

Matt Pentecost purchased this apartment in 1973

Why Matt Pentecost chose Newport Beach and Balboa Island Area

This property has belonged to my family for years and it has been my home-away-from-home as I was growing up. We still use the property when it is vacant since it is such a beautiful location with such great proximity to everything and provides all the amenities we could ask for.

What makes this apartment unique

The short walk to the beach has been wonderful as my family has created long-lasting memories of playing in the sand, surfing, and watching the sun set...only to return to a delicious bbq dinner on the patio.

Amenities

Balboa Peninsula Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1.5
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) One queen and one twin, both in the living room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Huge dining room - Seats eight, table and chairs on patio

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(72 traveler reviews)

50 Steps to Sand! Recently Remodeled W/ Large Patio and Bay Views
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 72 reviews
5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Super fun place with a great patio! Steps from the beach. Really clean and Matt is really great to work with.

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Will be back!

  • 5 of 5

Location was perfect and Matt was beyond helpful... the house was clean and had enough space for four people. I will definitely be staying here again!

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

perfect location!!!

  • 5 of 5

What a great place to stay! The patio has a great view of the bay with cozy chairs, a gas grill, and a table and chairs for eating. Walk down the stairs and you are about a 3 minute walk to the beach. The walk to Newport pier is maybe at most a 10 minute walk . This property is on the beach side of Balboa Blvd. and one row back from the sand and boardwalk. No busy street to cross for the kiddos! Matt, the owner, was very friendly and helpful also quick in responding to texts/calls. Love, love this place!!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here with my parents for a month. Great location with many things to do. Great place to stay in Newport Beach

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rochester, New York
5

Great Stay

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed for a week and had a great time. This is a perfect location and the apartment contained everything we needed. Matt was very friendly and helpful. We look forward to staying again. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Glendale, AZ
5

Great spot!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed for 10 days this trip. We have stayed at Matt's place many times now and will be spending many more. The location is fantastic. One house off the ocean and just across the street from the bay. Short walk to Newport pier & a little longer walk to Balboa pier. Balboa Island ferry is just a half mile down the road. 1/2 hour to Disneyland. So many good restaurants and all within walking distance. We can't wait till our next stay. Clean, well stocked, It has everything you need, even a grill. I had just retired so Matt even left us a bottle of wine to celebrate.

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Santa Ana (John Wayne)
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Balboa
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
55
Nearest Beach
Newport Beach

This is an upstairs unit that requires you to climb a staircase to access it.

The property is literally steps from the beach, about half an hour from Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm, and close to a host of other popular attractions.

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Rates & Availability

Balboa Peninsula Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer Season
May 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$225
$1,300
 
 
Fourth of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 8 2017
8 night minimum stay
$1,600
Flat fee
 
 
Fall/Winter Season
Sep 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$225
$1,100
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$225
$1,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79

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