View Location InformationPerched above the cliffs of the expansive Pacific Ocean, Corona del Mar, which translates “Crown of the Sea,” is a beach-side neighborhood located in Newport Beach, California.Corona del Mar’s primary beaches are the Big Corona and the Little Corona. The Big Corona has great surf for those wanting to catch a nice wave, a jetty for easy exploration and numerous opportunities to try your skills at new water sports. Big Corona is a perfect destination for the active beach goer and adventure athlete. There are numerous opportunities to explore the sand and surf and to challenge your abilities with extreme water sports.Little Corona Beach offers visitors a peaceful oasis. It is a quiet and peaceful piece of shoreline that features a gorgeous tide-pool where up-close encounters with all manner of sea life can be experienced.Corona del Mar has a wide variety of sea-food, fine dining and casual eateries, live music venues, coffee houses and unique shops. If you are looking for a quieter, more peaceful beach getaway, Corona del Mar is for you!