Celebratory Party Venues in Beautiful Orange County

At Balboa Bay Resort, you will discover some of the top venues for celebratory events in Orange County, CA. Our Newport Beach party venues range from exquisite outdoor terraces in the fresh air to our Grand Ballroom with 18-foot ceilings, 5 crystal chandeliers, and more.

Choose from a selection of special venues throughout our elegant, four-diamond property and the only waterfront resort in Newport Beach, CA. Our well-manicured lawn, private beach, and poolside patios are just some of the venue options for your special event. Mix and mingle at a casual bayside barbeque; dance to steel drums and dine on lobster at a “clambake;” or do the hula and don a Hawaiian shirt for a California “Beach Boy” theme. 

Coupled with the culinary expertise and professionalism of Balboa Bay Resort, we are the perfect place for anniversary parties, birthday parties, bar/bat mitzvahs, and more. Celebrate with family and friends and catch up over some of the best cuisine and drinks in Southern California at Balboa Bay Resort. 

An overview of our event venues, along with details about dimensions and seating capacities, can be found below.


Newport Party Venues by Balboa Bay Resort

  • Grand Ballroom

Offering 7,000 square feet of indoor space, this spacious venue illuminates with 5 grand chandeliers and seats up to 450 guests.

  • Bay Front Lawn

Our 4,000-square-foot Bay Front Lawn is ideal for outdoor banquets and events along Newport’s beautiful harbor.

  • Coconut Grove

A 2,500-square-foot outdoor terrace, ideal for cocktails and pre-function mingling for social events.

  • The Commodore Room

A private venue with 2,025 square feet space for events up to 50 guests.

  • The Quarterdeck Room

A more intimate venue with 1,512 square feet of event space for up to 40 guests. 

  • First Cabin's Private Dining Room

For intimate parties or wine tastings, First Cabin Restaurant offers a private dining room with seating for up to 16 guests. Located adjacent to our main dining room, private parties can savor the same culinary delights of our award-winning Orange County restaurant in a intimate setting.


For more information about our premier party venues in Orange County, please complete a Request for Proposal.