Welcome to Hotel Solarena Newport Beach, BW Premier Collection!
Enjoy an 8-hour group tour of the highlights of Hollywood to Beverly Hills from Orange County. See sights including the famous Hollywood sign, Grauman's Chinese Theatre, and the homes of some of the many celebrities who live in the area. Enjoy some free time on Hollywood Boulevard and the Farmers Market and the Grove to shop and have some lunch (own expense). We offer free WIFI to our guests.
Get your feet wet with a 2-hour surf lesson in the Pacific Ocean at Huntington Beach. Get a full surfing experience from expert instructors that will cover safety, etiquette, technique, tides, ocean conditions, and more. Lessons are available for beginners, intermediate, and advanced surfers.
Hop aboard a 65-foot (20-meter) whale-watching boat for a fantastic adventure off the Orange County coast! During your whale-watching cruise, learn fascinating details about California sea life from the crew, and enjoy the Pacific Coast scenery. Year-round whale-watching cruises like this one are rare, so don’t miss this chance to see giant blue, finback, grey, minke and humpback whales, along with other marine life like dolphins, on this 2.5-hour tour from Newport Beach.
Delight in the exciting sights and sounds of the magnificent ocean creatures off Dana Point in Orange County. Known as a landmark for marine life sightings, Dana Wharf’s ocean adventure cruises offer rare glimpses into a huge variety of underwater wildlife and gorgeous scenic views you’ll never forget. Search for whales, dolphins, sea lions and other exciting marine life! All cruises are narrated by expert captains who will educate you on the abundant ocean life on the coast. Trips are 2 hours long, plenty of time to discover the world that lies beneath. Remember that sightings of marine life are guaranteed.
View many varieties of whales which include the giant blue whale which is over 90 feet in length, humpback whales, gray whales, finback whales whales, several types of dolphin, seals, and other neat marine life. Just outside of Newport Bay is the beginning of one of the largest marine protected areas in southern California created to protect this rich ecosystem for future generations. The protected marine sanctuary covers over 15 miles and provides a haven for all marine creatures including whales and dolphin. With such amazing habitat for mammals so close to Newport Bay, whale watching cruises of 2-2.5 hours is all that is needed for viewing these giants. Newport Landing offers multiple whale watching cruises daily and with a 96% success rate viewing whales and/or dolphins, almost every trip will have viewing opportunities. *New is a brand new double decker whale watching catamaran with bow seating, upper and lower deck 360 views, and much more.
This 5-hour trip is perfect for families who want to fish locally off the coast of Orange County. The types of fish available to catch include halibut, barracuda, yellowtail, white sea bass, sand bass, calico bass, bonito and even tuna. You never know what you might reel in, and that is part of the magic of fishing.