balboa island improvement association

improving the island since 1918

about biia - visit and see what we are about and who our leaders are... see the links below...

RENTALS - Whether your renting, buying, or just staying a day or two... see the links below...

Destinations - Here are just some of the greater destinations on the island... see the links below...

Shop & Dine - Activities are in abundance here on the island. Learn more about us by selecting from the links below...


about balboa island - Activities are in abundance here on the island. Learn more about us by selecting from the links below...

Maps and travel - balboa island -whether your flying, driving, or walking, here are the maps that can get you there...

Events - balboa island - Has Several Annual Celebrations - Make sure you catch one of these...

Find out more about the BIIA or read our Bi-Monthly Newsletter to See Whats Happening... See links below...

Accommodations

Balboa Island offers a wide range of quality accommodation for visitors, from family run hotels, and bed and breakfast establishments, to traditional and modern Rentals Island holiday cottages, to camping and caravanning.

Marine Ave. Business Improvement District provides the largest online database of accommodation on Balboa Island. Use the navigation on the right to select your preferred accommodations type and to browse our listings.

At the present time, accommodation details are provided as information only - we do not undertake bookings, either online or via the Marine Ave. Business Improvement District office. If you are interested in any of the accommodations listed on this Web site, please contact the proprietors directly to enquire about availability or to make a booking.

A detailed map of Balboa Island is available in our Maps & Travel section, allowing you to assess the location of each accommodation provider. This section also provides a map of California and information on travelling to Balboa Island and the west of California.

Shopping Galleries and Gifts

Balboa has a wide range of friendly, family-run shops offering local products and services. Browse through them and sample excellent local fare, and Agate Avenue is no exception.

A detailed map of Balboa Island is available in our Maps & Travel section, allowing you to assess the location of the shops listed here. The travel section also provides maps of California and information on travelling to Balboa Island and the west of California.

Welcome to Balboa Island :

History of Balboa Island - Come see what made this historic island great.

About The balboa island improvement association

In 1918 the Balboa Island Improvement Association was started (and is still going strong). The BIIA was a strong motivating force in working with the City on bulkhead repair, ferry service, a sewer system, water, gas, electricity, paved streets and sidewalks, and street lighting.

Galleries & Gifts

Accent Interior Design
333 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 673-2860
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The Passionate Collector
215 1/2 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island
Newport Beach, CA 92662

Phone: 949-673-0440
Please leave a detailed message if we are not available.

Fax: 949-644-2687
Email:

 susan@thepassionatecollector.com

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Art for the Soul
210 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 675-1791
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Classic Kids
219 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
949.642.0200

http://www.classickidsphotography.com

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Winston's Island Jewelers
307 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 673-1700
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Bliss Fine Florals
224 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 675-2110
http://www.bettisblossoms.com

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CandlEssence
319A Marine Ave
Newport Beach, CA 92662
(949) 723-1788
http://www.cecandles.com
/home.html

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Heart of the Island
222 Marine Avenue, Suite B
Balboa Island, CA 92662
949.673.1292
http://
www.HeartOfTheIsland.net
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Debra Huse Art Gallery
229 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 723-6171
www.debrahusegallery.com
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Island Time
326 B Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 566-9296
 

Island Home
313 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 673-1133

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The Gift Box
208 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 675-8231
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Island Seashell
218 1/2 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 675-7377 or

email:
islandseashell@att.net

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Martha's Bookstore
308 1/2 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 673-7185
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J. Noyes Jewelry
221 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 675-3927
(949) 675-5871 FAX
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Olive Oil & Beyond
210 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 566-9380

Web:
www.oliveoilandbeyond.com
email: matthew@
oliveoilandbeyond.com
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Ornate Home
327 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662-1205
(949) 566-9225
http://www.ornatehome.com 

The store carries hip home décor including fun accessories, vintage chairs and other small furniture, designer pillows, unique lighting, area rugs and more.
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Our Gang's General Store
217 1/2 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 675-0666 .
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Sandcastle Monogramming
226 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 723-5988
Visit:
www.sandcastlemonogram.com

email dbiggs@sandcastlemonogram.com

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Bauble
329 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
To Be Announced
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Shirley's Heart
325 Marine Avenue
Balboa Island, CA 92662
(949) 675-4278
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Events on The Island

Balboa Island has several activities and events throughout the season and 2012 is no exception. Hotels and pubs provide music and entertainment in high season and at weekends. Visit the Event Directory. This list shows some of the events taking place this summer; more will be added as they are announced and full details will be published as soon as they become available. It is advisable to check local papers and tourist offices to ensure you don't miss any of the local events!