For those who can make only one stop in Corona del Mar, make it the Corona del Mar State Beach. This area alone can make ... More
Corona del Mar State Beach
For those who can make only one stop in Corona del Mar, make it the Corona del Mar State Beach. This area alone can make everyone fall in love with CdM, a laid-back multi-million-dollar neighborhood accented by the Pacific, with streets lined by palm trees and flower beds. On the bluff, three signs mark beach access: Lookout Point, Main Beach and Inspiration Point. Each point has a different view, but all share Catalina Island in the background, and Newport Bay and Balboa Island in the foreground. A few steps towards the south end of Ocean Boulevard is a secluded cove near the Robert E. Badham Marine Life Refuge, and some of the most extravagant mansions follow. No dogs are allowed on the beach between 9a and 5p.
Newport Landing Whale Watching provides whale watching and dolphin cruises daily. You can view many varieties of whales, including the
giant Blue Whale which is over 90 feet in length (during the summer and fall months), Finback Whales, Grey ...
The Marriott overlooks Newport Harbor and the ocean from its perch 2 miles above the beach. It is centrally located,
across the street from the upscale Fashion Island Mall, one mile from Balboa Island and approximately five miles from ...
This place recalls the days of old when a Saturday night date meant a trip to the local amusement park,
complete with a ride on the ferris wheel and a few games of skill where a boy could win ...