Corona Del Mar

Local Beach Cove at Corona Del Mar California

Corona Del Mar's beaches are also picture perfect. The two most well known local beaches in Corona Del Mar are Corona Del Mar State Beach, also known as Big Corona Beach, and Little Corona Beach. Big Corona is a popular spot for surfers, skim boarders, volleyball players, divers, and even filmmakers. You might have seen this beach in made for TV Disney productions, or in Gilligan's Island. Little Corona offers a more laid back experience. With more mellow waves, this beach is great for kids, and the tide pool is an extra bonus!

From Corona Del Mar you can easily venture into the rest of Newport Beach. Balboa Island is just across the bay, while Fashion Island is located at the very northern edge of Corona Del Mar. So start planning your visit, and get ready to explore Southern California! Call us toll free at 800.408.1822 or local 949.340.5726 .


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Corona del Mar (Spanish for the Crown of the Sea) is a community as beautiful as its name. Nestled on the foot of the San Joaquin Hills and fronting the Pacific Ocean, Corona del Mar ranges along a bluff at the south end of Newport Beach and includes some of Orange County's most prestigious residential areas.

Though technically part of the City of Newport Beach, the neighborhood has a vibe and aesthetic all it's own. Gastropubs, bakeries, galleries, studios, antique shops, and local specialty stores abound. Custom build homes and vintage cottages give the area a chic charm. If you're thinking that Corona del Mar sounds like a town created on Pinterest, well, you're not too far off.

Have you been looking for a vacation rental by owner in Corona Del Mar? Our professionally managed vacation rentals are as beautiful and unique as those that you would find on VRBO or Airbnb, but cared for by a professional staff to ensure your best trip possible! Give us a call at 800-408-1822 to learn more.

Where are our Corona Del Mar and Newport Beach Vacation rentals located?

Take a look at the map below to see the location of our Corona Del Mar vacation rentals and our nearby Newport Beach vacation rentals. Go ahead and zoom in on the map to find local California attractions and California points of interest nearby, and pick your perfect location!

Things to do & see in Corona Del Mar

Corona Del Mar State Beach (Big Corona Beach)

Known for being exceptionally clean and well-maintained, Corona Del Mar State Beach is a favorite with locals and visitors alike! Best of all, some of our Corona Del Mar vacation rentals are just a block or two from the beach so you can walk to the sand and skip the parking fees!

Little Corona Beach

Smaller waves and tide pools make this cove beach a favorite for families with kids. This small beach is flanked by two reefs which, combined with the gentler waves, make this beach great for diving and snorkeling . Explore the rocks and caves, and see what you can find in the tide pools!

Inspiration Point & Lookout Point

Inspiration and Lookout Points are great spots to watch the waves, keep an eye out for whales, and enjoy the ocean breeze, but sunset is when they really shine. Visit Inspiration Point or Lookout point in the evening to watch the sun sink, bright and shimmering, beneath the waves of the Pacific Ocean, and you'll know what we mean!

Sherman Library and Gardens

Sherman Library and Gardens is a 2.2 acre  horticultural retreat featuring beautiful gardens, brick walkways, fountains, conservatories and coastal garden cuisine at Cafe Jardin. It's a peaceful place to spend an afternoon surrounded by the scents of flowers and is also a popular location for garden weddings.

Sherman Library and Gardens hosts a variety of events, so be sure to check out their calendar before you visit!

The Port Theater

You're on vacation, so don't just go to any ordinary movie theater! With wine and classy snacks available to order, in-theater waitstaff on hand, and sofas for seating, the Port Theater offers a movie-going experience like no other!

Check showtimes in advance to see what is playing at The Port.

Roger's Gardens

Though it's not really a tourist attraction, this garden center is full of so much art and so many beautiful plants that it's worth a visit. Roger's Gardens opens seasonal boutiques for many holidays, and also hosts a variety of events and classes, so be sure to take a look at their calendar before you visit. Roger's Gardens is especially magical at Christmas time.

Fashion Island

Just north of Corona Del Mar you will find Fashion Island. Fashion Island is a shopper's paradise. You'll find everything from Forever 21 to Kate Spade, to Tesla Motors at Fashion Island, as well as a vast range of dining options from the convenient and casual California Pizza Kitchen to high class dining at Flemmings. See a full list of shops HERE .

Beachside Vacation Planning Services

There is so much to do in Southern California, and we're here to help! Let our Reservation and Travel Planners assist you in planning the perfect vacation for you and your family.

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