Once a popular location for fishermen, the Cannery Village neighborhood is still home to a number of amenities that reflect the area’s fishing heritage. Located on Balboa Peninsula in the West Newport / Lido Isle area of Newport Beach, the high-end mobile park community is situated on just two circular streets that are surrounded by the Newport Bay.
The Center of Fun
Residents of Cannery Village enjoy easy access to a number of restaurants and shopping opportunities, all of which are located just blocks away from the small neighborhood. Many of the restaurants boast stunning harbor views while offering the freshest seafood options possible. Dock and Dine options are also available at many area restaurants, give you the option to dock and go inside to eat or to have dinner delivered to your boat.
Art is also celebrated in the Cannery Village neighborhood, with the popular Regency Lido Theater being a part of it. Opened in 1938, the first film played at the theater starred Corona del Mar resident Bette David. The theater has been restored to its original 1930s look and currently serves as one of the home venues for the Newport Beach Film Festival. The neighborhood is filled with so much additional artistic flair that it has been nicknamed the “Montmarte by the Sea.”
In addition to its active arts scene, the Cannery Village neighborhood also offers a variety of sailing, biking and surfing options within walking distance. The Balboa Peninsula is also home to the Newport Beach Ferris Wheel and The Balboa Fun Zone.
Entering the Newport Beach Market
As an upscale mobile home and condo community, the Cannery Village neighborhood is an excellent entry point into the Newport Beach real estate market. Whether choosing a home within the mobile park or the condo section, residents enjoy the security of a gated community. Meanwhile, the condos boast panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and breathtaking sunsets. Residents also enjoy use of the community pool, while the homeowner’s association also provides a spa for residents to use.
For those who are interested in purchasing a home within the mobile park, it is important to note that the homes are located on a land lease. The land lease feels are depending upon lot size, location and views. Home sites include water view, bay view and interior placement lots.
Enjoying the Newport Beach Lifestyle
Encompassing a total area of 53 square miles with 29 of those square miles being water, the city of Newport Beach offers a number of attractions and recreational opportunities for residents to enjoy. Some of these include the city’s beaches, which range from the Santa Ana River to the tip of the Balboa Peninsula. The city is renowned for its excellent surfing opportunities, particularly in the area between Newport Pier and the Santa Ana River. The Wedge at the tip of the Balboa Peninsula offers world-class bodyboarding and bodysurfing opportunities. Meanwhile, Newport Harbor is the largest recreational boat harbor in the United States, making it a popular location for sailing, rowing, fishing, kayaking and paddleboarding.