690 Newport Center Dr., Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
4.5 Star Beach property
33.62077 -117.87575
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4.0/ 5

Based on 422 guest reviews

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • Shuttle from airport available
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 16.6%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Hotel has 295 rooms
  • Check out time: 12:00 PM
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • Hotel has 13 meeting rooms

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Local Attractions

Onsite: The Spa at Island Hotel and Fitness Center; pool / Jacuzzi; (2) Tennis Courts; Palm Terrace Restaurant and Lounge with live entertainment Wed - Sat in the evenings. Offsite: Fashion Island Shopping Center acrosse the street with shops, restaurants, movie theaters; (2) sister golf properties - Pelican Hill Golf Club (8 minutes away) and Oak Creek Golf Club (25 minutes away); Beaches are 5-20 minutes away; museums, Disneyland, Knotts Berry Farm, Historical sites are all within half an hours drive.

Customer Reviews of Island Hotel Newport Beach

4.0 out of 5. Based on 422 guest reviews , Very Good

Property Description

Overlooking the nearby islands of Lido, Catalina and Balboa, the Island Hotel Newport Beach invites you to experience a remarkable setting where world-class luxury unites with rare natural beauty. As a member of The Leading Hotels of the World , we will inspire you with upscale amenities, superior service and a convenient location just minutes from John Wayne/Orange County International Airport. Our AAA Five Diamond retreat (20 years consecutively) offers an exceptional setting for meetings and grand celebrations at the most prestigious business address in Newport Beach, California. At the Island Hotel Newport Beach each of our guest rooms and suites are stylishly appointed and offer sumptuous bedding, high speed Internet access and a private patio or balcony, many with coastal views. For the ultimate escape, our opulent suites feature secluded bedrooms, spacious living areas, and expanded entertaining facilities. Whether you are here for business or a peaceful escape, you will enjoy award-winning American and Mediterranean cuisine, poolside refreshments and premium cocktails prepared to perfection. Your Island Hotel experience would not be complete without a visit to our state-of-the-art fitness center, a dip in our stunning and exotic pool, or a luxurious treatment at The Spa at the Island Hotel Nearby, explore Fashion Island—a premier shopping and entertainment district, or bask in the sun at one of Newport Beach’s illustrious beaches. The Spa at the Island Hotel Newport Beach offers a captivating environment for your next meeting or social affair. From executive seminars to black-tie receptions, our inspiring ambiance, sophisticated technology and innovative cuisine all come together for successful events.

Green Sustainability

Island Hotel is fully committed to reducing the environmental impacts of every aspect of our operations • Recycling – Paper, Plastic, Cardboard, Aluminum, Waste oil, light bulbs, ballast, and batteries. • Use of durable and recyclable products • Washable cloth napkins used in washrooms vs. paper napkins • We provide recycling bins for: aluminum, glass, newspaper, white paper, plastic, steel cans. • When possible, our food and beverage services use reusable items such as cloth, glass, ceramic, etc. rather than disposable items such as Styrofoam or plastic • Vegetarian or vegan menus available • Other energy conservation measures have been taken, such as MS for HVAC, VFD’s on all air handlers GUESTROOMS • Guest bathrooms have low-flow showerheads and low-flow sink aerators • We offer our guests the choice on having their bed sheets and bath linens changed every other day. • Our guestroom amenities are 50% recycled materials for soap wrappers, 85 % recycled materials on soap and accessory cartons, printing with soy-based inks, and biodegradable plastic containers. MEETING ROOMS / BUSINESS CENTER • Our Business center offers double-sided copying at a reduced rate. • 60 % of our property's lighting is fluorescent • 80% of our meeting rooms have windows for natural lighting. • Use of water pitchers vs. bottled water • We provide cloth rather than disposable table drapes for display tables

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2009
Floors: 20
Rooms: 295
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 295
Handicap Rooms: 13
Suites: 83
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 13 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 23000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 400 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Pool Info:
24 hours (no lifeguard on duty), Outdoor pool.
Policies / Expenses
Depends on whether we do a contract or a courtesy block.
Nightly Parking: $30
Typical Group Deposit: 50%
Total Taxes: 10.10%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 8.00%
Occupancy Tax: 13.10%
Food and Beverage Tax: 23.00%
Parking Fee: 30.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 10.00 Per Item (roundtrip)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 12.95 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 23.00%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 27.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 29.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 35.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 44.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 50.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 75.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 95.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 68.00 Per Person (Per Gallon)
Banquet Soda: 4.50 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 5.00 Per Person
Banquet Hosted Bar: 18.00 Per Person/Per Hour
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 36.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$150.00 Non-refundable deposit for up to 2 pets under 50 lbs.

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Tennis court
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

John Wayne/Orange County Airport (SNA is 6 miles / 10 minutes away. Long Beach Airport (LGB) is 26 miles / 30-45 minutes away. Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 44 miles / 45-90 minutes away. Island Hotel offers limo service to and from (SNA) at $20 each way. Taxi service ranges from $17 - $20 each way.

Local Shuttle Info: No shuttles available

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.
Previously known as:
Four Seasons Hotel Newport Beach, Island Hotel, The Island Hotel Newport Beach

Seasonality and Projections at Island Hotel Newport Beach

Rate fluctuations of Island Hotel Newport Beach

This chart illustrates fluctuations of sleeping room prices for both group/meeting prices and the best online individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group bid was submitted. The most competitive group discount displayed is 29.2% in the month of July 2012 and the highest average individual rate is $327 in the month of September 2014. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Island Hotel Newport Beach in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Island Hotel Newport Beach

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Island Hotel Newport Beach.

Feel free to use the Island Hotel Newport Beach meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Newport Beach event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Portola 61 x 32 x 10 1952 140/140 -- 120 60 50 -- --/-- -- 275 --
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Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1952 Sq. Feet
61 x 32 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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