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Newport Beach Hotel

2306 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, California 92663 USA

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Newport Beach Hotel

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“Just steps from the beach and vibrant boardwalk”

The Newport Beach Hotel was built in 1904, just a year before the Pacific Electric Railway connected Newport Beach to the city of Los Angeles. This was fortuitous timing; when the seaside railroad terminus was completed in 1905, the new hotel facing the ocean stood ready to welcome city dwellers anxious to escape the inland heat.  Though records are unclear, at some point the hotel was purchased and transformed into a private residence, and remained one for many years. During the 1960s and 1970s, the upstairs rooms were remodeled into studio condominiums, and the downstairs was used as commercial space. The area that is the front lobby today was once a surf shop, appropriate use of a storefront so close to the waves. The building was purchased in the mid 1980s by an Italian gentleman, who once again turned it into a lodging establishment. Extensive remodeling included a retrofit of the garage and back suites, adding fireplaces, and creating a restaurant (Renata’s) downstairs. The new owner called his establishment the Portofino Hotel, after the seaside resort on the Italian Riviera, and furnished it with antiques reminiscent of Old Italy. The hotel changed hands in the late 1990s, and again in 2005 when it was purchased by the current owners. Soon, a thorough updating and remodeling project was begun. The property reopened as the Newport Beach Hotel in July 2006. Four Sisters Inns began managing the hotel in May 2009, and continued to upgrade the guest rooms and lobby to reflect a California coastal ambience. The restaurant was completely remodeled, and reopened as the Fly 'N' Fish Oyster Bar and Grill in September 2012.

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Newport Beach Hotel

2306 W Oceanfront
Newport Beach, California
92663 USA

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  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Rooms Count
15
Check In
3:00PM
Check Out
11:00AM
  • All Day Front Desk
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Business Center
  • Outdoor Activities
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