Balboa Island

An Iconic Island Located in Newport Beach, California


Welcome to Balboa Island, one the loveliest places in California. Balboa Island may be small, though people who live or vacation here know what a wonderful place it is. Discover Balboa Island vacation rentals, homes for sale on Balboa Island and what to enjoy once on Balboa Island like great restaurants, shopping, and fun adventures! Enjoy Balboa Island and we look forward to seeing you here.

Explore Balboa Island

With infinite things to do, it’s easy to make great memories you’ll cherish forever! Adventures, dining, shopping and much more… Explore All

Ultimate Whale Watching Adventure

Cruises Daily! Only 15 passengers max on their brand new 2018 super RIB boat. 5 star ratings across Yelp, Tripadvisor, & Google With Over 1000 reviews.

Duffy Boat Cruising

Duffy Boat Cruising Don't let the summer pass you by without taking a Duffy boat cruise. What are Duffy boats? [...]

Places to Eat on Balboa Island

There are some fantastic dining options on Balboa Island!

Balboa Island Berries

Celebrating 20 years on Balboa Island! We carry fresh, local, organic fruit and vegetables and chocolate dipped treats! We are located on Balboa Island on the water next to the ferry!

BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse

At BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse in Balboa, CA, we’re constantly Pursuing Amazing™ and look forward to making your dining experience [...]

Ruby’s Diner

Located on the Balboa Pier. A '40s-style chain diner serving breakfast & American comfort fare, salads & shakes. Take the [...]

Shopping on Balboa Island

There are so many fun, cute little shops to explore on the island!

JD’s Big Game & Tackle

Born in Southern California. JD's has fished in numerous exotic locations that range from Baja Mexico, New Zealand, Australia, and [...]

Magnolia Charlie

Welcome to Magnolia Charlie, a children’s clothing boutique on Balboa Island/Newport Beach, California. Each season, we search the world over [...]

Tango Rose

"I have shopped here for years and LOVE the clothes shoes and jewelry... You can't beat the prices and they [...]

Balboa Island News

There’s always something fun going on around the island. Check out the latest Balboa Island events and popular topics on the island!

Balboa Island Garage Sale

The Balboa Island Garage Sale was a huge success. Special thanks to our sponsors: Steve Roose, Greg Earl, Luxury Real Estate, The Tint Pros and

Balboa Island Real Estate

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Frequently Asked Questions

The most frequently asked questions when it comes to visiting Balboa Island…