Beacon Bay is one of most desired bay front communities in Newport Beach, California. Located in the Lower Newport Bay area, this neighborhood is across the bay from Collins Island and next to Harbor Island.
Residents at Beacon Bay love being close to the beach and having easy access with nearby community boat and dock slips. The benefits of living at Beacon Bay also include access to a tennis court, small boat storage, basketball courts, grass areas, and park. Home prices are much lower than other beach home communities because of the leasehold vs. fee land interest in this neighborhood. Beacon Bay property is zoned R-2 and offers an extremely low density lifestyle.
The Newport Mesa Unified School District offers highly ranked facilities for the Beacon Bay community like Abraham Lincoln Elementary School, Corona Del Mar High School, and Mariners Elementary School. There are also several private schools including Harbor Day School, Our Lady Queen of Angels, Carden Hall, Temple Bat Yahm Preschool, and Newport Christian School. The University of California at Irvine is also nearby.
The Bayside Center shopping center features convenient shopping with stores like Rite Aid, The UPS Store, Bayside Cleaners, and Union Bank. You can also get a bite to eat at several restaurants such as Sapori Ristorante Italiano or Pizzeria Sapori before enjoying the rest of the day being pampered at Newport Nails or at clubDetox.
Bayside offers many activities for the outdoors enthusiast including hiking, jogging, and beach combing. Water sports include fishing, paddle boating, power boating, parasailing, and Ski Doo riding. Equipment can be rented and you can even get an inflatable adventure boat.
The seaside city of Newport Beach offers world class dining, shopping, and entertainment. It’s also home to the Fortune 500 company, Pacific Life. Also based in this area are Acacia Research, The Original Hamburger Stand, and PIMCO. The world’s largest Mercedes-Benz dealership, Fletcher Jones Motor Cars, makes its home here.
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