Welcome to your personal “Cottage by the Sea” in this charming home on the Balboa Peninsula. Situated on a premiere lot with nearly instant access to the sand, Bay and shops, this darling house is the perfect beachside getaway. The interior showcases an East Coast energy blended with a traditional Hawaiian bungalow, creating an inviting and whimsical home. Downstairs offers a spacious family room, leading to the bright white chefs eat-in kitchen and dining room. Upstairs, discover the ideal family hang out loft, two guest bedrooms with en suites, and an amazing master retreat with a full spa-style bathroom. Savor incredible views of sunrises and sunsets, while you relax or entertain from the rooftop deck, complete with a full outdoor kitchen. This 2690 SF home boasts superior upgrades and fixtures throughout, including custom woodworking and built-ins, wainscoting, coffered ceilings, mouldings, lighting, a Dutch door, and a fully finished garage with epoxy floors and added storage. Make this darling home yours and enjoy the coveted Newport Beach Peninsula lifestyle every day.