Laid-back Luxury
in Newport Beach

Our mission is to provide a diverse, welcoming atmosphere that inspires amazing memories with family, friends, community, colleagues, and the environment.

Beachfront Accommodations

Overlooking the Back Bay, our Beachfront Accommodations offer breathtaking views towards Fashion Island and the sandy resort beach right at your doorstep. Pull-up your trailer into a Beachfront RV Site, or relax in our Beachfront Cottage, both accommodations are appointed with spacious living area, soft grassy courtyard, and welcoming warm ocean breezes.

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina has been named one of the Top 15 Best Luxury RV Resorts, by Campanda Magazine, 2020.

Resort Amenities

  • Secluded Beach

  • Four Hydrotherapy Pools

  • Guest Only Poolside Cabanas

  • Complimentary WiFi

  • Beachfront Grill & Bar

Cottage Amenities

  • Individual Private Cottages

  • Grass Courtyard (Beachfront only)

  • Kitchen with Refrigerator & Dining Area

  • Smart TV & Network Channels

  • Beach Access

Hamptons-Style Luxe

Relax in the privacy and serenity of a Poolside Cabana amongst our four distinct hydrotherapy pools, with food & beverage service available weekends from Moe B’s Munchies.

Sanctuary for All

For over 60 years, Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina has been a leader and partner in the community and the hospitality industry. Now we find ourselves facing a health crisis together. The health, wellness, and experience of our guests and community remain our top priority. To bring you peace of mind, we want to share our Sanctuary for All initiative. As guidelines shift, we will continue to evolve our operations in accordance with government standards.

Experiences in the Back Bay

Water Sports

Families will enjoy the safety of the Back Bay and its calm waters. Watch for local wildlife in and out of the water, from sea lions and dolphins to blue herons and snowy egrets.  Whether you’re here on holiday or an Orange County local looking to add a splash of adventure to your weekend, you’ll be sure to make a splash at Newport Dunes Water Sports.

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Events & Celebrations

Drive into Newport Beach to watch the beautiful sunset followed by Movies on the Beach or Dunes Drive-In Movies, Southern California’s premier beachfront movie experiences.

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Festivals & Concerts

Winner of Los Angeles Times: Best of OC 2019 and 2018 for Best Live Music Venue, Newport Dunes has hosted events from the Pacific Wine & Food Classic to Tunes at the Dunes featuring top talent, such as Marshmello, G-Eazy & HIRIE.

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Marina Boat Launch

Our marina is Newport Beach’s hidden oasis of dreams and desires, where artists, intellectuals, entrepreneurs, and travelers have found refuge for decades.

Beachfront Dining

Take a break and refuel your adventure at Moe B’s Munchies. Feast on fresh-to-order light bites and gourmet sandwiches, as well as signature beverages. Moe B’s Munchies is located behind the Market right on the beachfront.

Most Affordable Dog-Friendly Resort

Our dog-loving staff is dedicated to making every single guest—pampered pets included—feel at home during their stay. Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort is proud to be the most affordable dog-friendly resort in Orange County. Be sure to ask for complimentary doggie treats upon arrival.

Discover the Best of Newport Beach

Newport Beach is Southern California’s top travel destinations and one of the top resort destinations in the US. Whether you’re a local, a visitor or an international traveler, there’s unlimited things to do in Newport Beach curated for every taste. Enjoy luxury shopping, spa treatments, championship golf, and sample a bit of the sophisticated and aspirational lifestyle found here. Ideal not just for families and children, but also romantic experiences for couples.

Newport Beach is also the #1 destination for boat rentals and expenditions in Orange County. Whether you are looking for a deep-sea fishing adventure, dolphin and whale watching, or take a yacht out on the ocean, there are plenty of options for you to choose. So whether you are looking for upscale relaxation with world-renowned resorts and fine dining restaurants, fantastic surfing and watersports, or limitless shopping centers and boutiques, there is something for everyone and every taste in Newport Beach.

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Treat Yourself

Treat yourself to Fashion Island, just one mile from the resort, filled with fashion boutiques and restaurants. A world-class retail experience that epitomizes the Newport Beach luxury lifestyle.

Visit Newport Beach

Get the most out of your stay at Newport Dunes by discovering our guide to attractions, restaurants, and world-class events, festivals, and beauty.

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Discover Marine Life

Discover the wonders of Newport Beach’s untouched wildlife-rich Back Bay, where you may even find Back Bay dolphins and seals. Rent a Duffy boat or kayak and tour the Back Bay.