Are you in the market for attractive and appealing, unique and extraordinary Harbor Island bay-front real estate? All of the effusive and stately Harbor Island properties are close to Corona Del Mar State Beach and its two easily accessible beaches are Big Corona and Little Corona. There are all kinds of events going on in Newport Beach throughout the year: In August there is the Lobsterfest and concerts on the green, in September you will find the Lido Boat Show and the Coastline Motoring Rally. In October there is the annual sandcastle contest as well as Art in the Park Festival. The Hyatt Regency Newport Beach Annual Concert Series is the longest running music series in California, and whale watching, sailing and yachting are some of the favorite pastimes for Newport Beach locals.
The dashing and distinguished, absorbing and impassioned Harbor Island custom-coastal homes for sale are close to great beaches, restaurants, water sports, shopping, art galleries, theaters, museums, sport-fishing, of course, the Balboa Fun Zone. Newport Beach has dozens of parks, and the city prides itself on pristine Orange County beaches with 10 miles of coastline for surfing, swimming, or sunbathing that easily rank among the best California beaches. If you are not familiar with the area, a Duffy boat tour is a way to explore Newport Harbor and bay by navigating your own boat. The best spots to catch a sunset are Lookout Point Park and Inspiration Point. Hundreds of quaint specialty shops are scattered through the neighborhoods of Newport Coast, Balboa Village, Corona del Mar, Mariner’s Mile, and Balboa Island. One of the most unique things to do in Newport Beach is enjoy a dinner cruise, or what the locals call it, dock and dine.
Newport Beach is also an active community of walkers, runners, cyclists, and even Segway riders. With long stretches of boardwalks, bike routes, and trails, there are numerous paths for outdoor enthusiasts. The Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve and Ecological Reserve draws naturalists and scientists from around the world, and if you have time while visiting Newport Beach, The Newport Beach Vineyards and Winery is a must see. Newport Beach is one of the surfing capitals in the world, and another local water adventure is sport-fishing. Newport Beach is known for its high-energy, trendsetting nightlife, and if you have a taste for innovative eats, craft beer or artisan cocktail, there are plenty of places to visit throughout the city. The enticing and tempting, enticing and tempting Harbor Island ocean-view homes for sale are all close to world-class shopping found at South Coast Plaza, Irvine Spectrum and nearby Fashion Island, and the city if famous for its spas which pamper its clientele.