Explore Newport Beach via Kayak and Enjoy Some California Waters!

Southern California is known as a destination for those seeking water activities. Whether you want to relax on the beach or enjoy water sports, we have you covered! In this blog, we will cover kayak rentals on Balboa Island. Enjoying kayaking is all about knowing where to get your kayak and where to go on the water. Fill your entire itinerary with our Vacation Guide! From where to eat to top local landmarks, we have everything in one place. Let’s explore the waters of Newport Beach! 

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Where to Get Your Kayak  

Newport Harbor Kayak Rentals

The first kayak rental company we will cover is Newport Harbor Kayak Rentals, which offers kayaks for single and tandem experiences! They have the largest fleet in Orange County, so whether you’re looking for a relaxing experience or a group excursion, they have the equipment to keep you covered! Pricing starts at just $20, so head to their site and start planning. 

Southwind Kayak & SUP Center 

Southwind Kayak & SUP Center is another excellent resource for kayak rentals! Single and tandem kayaks are available and start at just $16! Best of all, if you’re planning on driving to the center, they have parking so you can enjoy a day on the water. Review their site and find the perfect rental for you and your fellow travelers! They are right off East Pacific Coast Highway under the Lower Newport Bay Bridge! Head over and head out! 

Paddle Board Newport Beach 

Don’t let the name fool you! They also offer kayak rentals. Paddle Board Newport Beach is located on the Balboa Peninsula, so you’ll have easy access to the Pacific Ocean! Featuring a large selection of equipment, there are so many kayaks to choose from. Enjoy a single kayaking experience or romantic escape, or take the entire family on an adventure they won’t forget! 

Where to Kayak in Newport Beach  

There are many places to enjoy kayaking in Newport Beach! However, there is heavy boat traffic, so knowing the best places to go is a must! Let’s explore the top options! 

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The Newport Harbor Back Bay offers a natural estuary experience that is truly breathtaking. Float past multi-million dollar homes and impressive yachts. You’ll also see some incredible mudflats and other natural beauty. The Upper Newport Bay Ecological Preserve is another great area to explore in the back bay. When kayaking here, stay closer to shore, as boat traffic can be heavy in the summer months. 

Balboa Peninsula 

The Balboa Peninsula is the centerpiece of Newport Harbor and the Newport Beach area! The waters here are calmer and offer amazing sights! Best of all, Balboa Peninsula is the perfect place to take in the views and find your next activity to enjoy after exploring the water! 

Stay With Burr White and Be Steps Away From Kayaking Experiences!  4804 Seashore B

You’ve found the perfect Newport Beach vacation rentals! At Burr White, we have homes in all of the best communities. Many of our homes are just steps away from the water. Oceanfrontbayfront, and oceanside rentals offer different perspectives of Newport Beach and the area’s beauty. You’ll enjoy California’s beauty and comfort no matter where you stay. We can’t wait to welcome you to Newport Beach! 

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