Best Rooms: Rooms at Art Hotel offer very limited views. As it is surrounded by the highway to one side and a residential area to the other.
5 star hotel
Area: Pelican Hill Resort, Newport Beach
1.96 mi from Crystal Cove State Park
Best Rooms: For the best ocean views, book an Ocean room and request to be placed in the 400s wing.
Best Rooms: If you're booking an Ocean View room, request to stay on the south side, as the views are slightly better.
Best Rooms: For the a panoramic view of the ocean, book a Towers Corner King and ask to be put on floors 6 - 9.
4 star hotel
Area: Newport Center, Newport Beach
4.80 mi from Crystal Cove State Park
Best Rooms: If you're looking for the best view, book an Ocean View room and request to stay on floor 7 or higher.