Best Wedding Hotels in California

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    The Peninsula Beverly Hills
    Beverly Hills, CA
    7.8 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Peninsula Beverly Hills houses a variety of wedding venues, and its space can accommodate weddings of up to 120 guests for a seated dinner and 250 guests for a cocktail reception. More intimate settings are also available for smaller gatherings. Brides can work with the hotel's team of event planners to customize every detail.
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    Montage Beverly Hills
    Beverly Hills, CA
    7.1 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    From bridal showers and brunches to rehearsal dinners and ceremonies, the Montage Beverly Hills and its event planning staff at can help to coordinate wedding weekends from start to finish. Work with the on-site culinary team to customize menus and wine parings and select a custom wedding cake.
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    Fairmont Grand Del Mar
    San Diego, CA
    16 miles to city center
    $45 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $45 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    The Grand Del Mar can hold any wedding-related event from ceremonies to post-wedding brunches for 30 to 600 guests. Each ceremony and reception space is unique in its own way — from the chapel's beamed ceilings and stained glass accents to the Manchester Salon's stone fireplaces and terrace to the Elizabeth Ballroom's ornate woodwork and curtained stage. The Aria Lawn offers a Moroccan pavilion, while another area features a reflecting fountain and gazebo. Locally sourced, customized menus can include wedding cake from the on-site pastry team.
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    The Resort at Pelican Hill
    Newport Coast, CA
    $65 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $65 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    The resort has indoor and outdoor event spaces for ceremonies and receptions, including an event lawn with a rotunda situated 300 feet above the ocean, offering views of the Pacific. The event lawn can hold up to 500 guests for a reception and 520 for a ceremony. Mar Vista, set apart from the main resort area, includes its own ballroom and smaller La Capella room for more intimate wedding celebrations. The Mar Vista ballroom can hold 600 guests for a reception, while La Capella can hold 250 guests.
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    Meadowood Napa Valley
    St. Helena, CA
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Meadowood is popular for couples who want a Napa Valley destination wedding. The amenities are plentiful for guests attending the wedding, while the outdoor and indoor venues capture the romance of the Californian countryside.
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    The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe
    Truckee, CA
    $50 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $50 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe offers slopeside outdoor venues and indoor settings with floor-to-ceiling windows for wedding ceremonies and receptions. There are multiple venue choices, including The Meadows which offers a mountaintop ceremony location, and the Fireside Terrace with an outdoor fireplace and stone terrace. For an indoor setting, The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom features wrought iron chandeliers, wood beams, and floor-to-ceiling views of the mountains, with space for up to 500 guests.
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    The Lodge at Torrey Pines
    La Jolla, CA
    $35 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $35 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    The Lodge at Torrey Pines offers couples indoor-outdoor, craftsman-style venues in a range of sizes to accommodate weddings of all sizes. Many spaces have working fireplaces and/or panoramic views. Three wedding packages each include the ceremony, cocktail reception, dinner and accommodations for the couple, plus a variety of other enhancements.
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    The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco
    San Francisco, CA
    0.5 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco welcomes couples to host wedding events in one of multiple elegant indoor rooms or in the intimate outdoor space. Up to 500 guests can be accommodated in the full ballroom, and ceremonies for up to 200 can be hosted among the gardens of The Terrace Courtyard. The on-site culinary team is available to assist in creating a customizable wedding menu, but guests are welcome to select an off-site caterer with special approval.
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    Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
    Santa Barbara, CA
    3.6 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The oceanfront Four Seasons The Biltmore Santa Barbara offers multiple indoor and outdoor settings for wedding ceremonies and receptions. The Mariposa Garden is surrounded by palm trees with views of the Pacific and the Escala Garden features a spiral staircase and a lush tropical garden. The Pacifica Ballroom & Terrace sits on Butterfly Beach providing uninterrupted views of the coast, along with elegant chandeliers, arched windows and architectural ceilings for up to 300 guests. La Marina provides an intimate Spanish-inspired indoor setting with floor-to-ceiling windows.
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    Viceroy L'Ermitage Beverly Hills
    Beverly Hills, CA
    7 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    There are a few venues that can be reserved for wedding receptions and ceremonies. The hotel has a dedicated wedding coordinator and team that can handle everything from flowers and wedding cakes to live music and catering.
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    The Beverly Hills Hotel
    Beverly Hills, CA
    8.1 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    An on-site wedding specialist can help couples plan customized weddings at The Beverly Hills Hotel. Three distinct ballrooms, outdoor gardens and a private dining room in The Polo Lounge provide a range of options to match the feel and size of the event. The largest of the ballrooms can host up to 800 guests and features a built-in stage and dance floor, as well as a Venetian chandelier and French doors overlooking the property's wedding gazebo.
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    Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco
    San Francisco, CA
    0.6 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Couples looking for a spacious wedding venue may be interested in the Veranda Ballroom at Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco, which has space for a banquet for up to 540 guests or a standing reception for up to 1,200. An attached terrace offers fresh air and views of the surrounding city, and can accommodate wedding ceremonies for up to 200. Several smaller rooms are available for more intimate indoor wedding events.
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    The London West Hollywood
    West Hollywood, CA
    $28.96 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $28.96 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free WiFi

    The hotel's wedding specialists and event planners can help couples customize their weddings. Private dining is available for smaller events, as is banquet-style dining. Choose from more intimate venues for smaller weddings or a large ballroom setting that can accommodate up to 800 guests.
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    Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection
    Calistoga, CA
    $45 Nightly Resort Fee
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    $45 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Solage can host weddings and receptions in its indoor or outdoor venues for up to 260 guests.
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    The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
    Dana Point, CA
    $50 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $50 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    The hotel has multiple options for couples interested in indoor and outdoor ceremonies or receptions. The Ritz's Pacific Promenade features an oceanfront lawn able to hold 275 guests while The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom, the hotel's largest wedding reception venue, can accommodate up to 900 guests for a reception. Other venues include Monarch Bay Sunset Terrace, a Spanish-tiled courtyard that overlooks the ocean, also featuring spectacular ocean views.
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    Rosewood Sand Hill
    Menlo Park, CA
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Weddings at Rosewood Sand Hill can be hosted in the Vista Lawn, Birch Garden, Madera restaurant, Cypress indoor/outdoor room and Rosewood Ballroom. Functional areas are available for pre- and post-wedding events.
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    Bardessono
    Yountville, CA
    $60 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $60 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Bardessono specializes in intimate weddings. The outdoor spaces include the pool deck, cypress grove and magnolia grove, as well as the traditional ballroom setting that can hold between 10 and 200 guests.
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    Belmond El Encanto
    Santa Barbara, CA
    1.1 miles to city center
    $35 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $35 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    Featuring panoramic views of Santa Barbara and a secluded setting, the Belmond El Encanto is equipped to host wedding ceremonies and receptions. The property offers multiple event spaces, including the Arbor and Lily Pond garden ceremony space and the Riviera Ballroom and patio that has a covered, heated patio and garden views. Locally sourced California cuisine and customizable catering options are available.
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    Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village
    Westlake Village, CA
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village features indoor and outdoor wedding ceremony and reception venues. Popular outdoor venues include an authentic Chinese pagoda or the lushly landscaped Waterfall Lawn. For indoor events, the elegant Grand Ballroom sparkles with crystal chandeliers and classic architectural details.
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    Ojai Valley Inn
    Ojai, CA
    $35 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $35 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    Couples have ample options when it comes to choosing a spot for their ceremony or reception at the Ojai. Casa Elar offers a private estate made for smaller events with indoor and outdoor space. New for 2019, The Farmhouse at Ojai Valley Inn is a 20,000-square-foot event center.
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    Monarch Beach Resort
    Dana Point, CA
    $50 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $50 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    Wedding and reception venues at the Monarch Beach Resort range from ballrooms to landscaped lawns and gardens overlooking the Pacific Ocean.
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    Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Golf Club & Spa
    Carlsbad, CA
    $40 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $40 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    The resort’s 10 wedding venues include such scenic outdoor spots as the Palm Courtyard and the Avalon Terrace. Wedding planners can assist in arranging everything from florists to catering.
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    Beverly Wilshire, Beverly Hills (A Four Seasons Hotel)
    Beverly Hills, CA
    7.2 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Beverly Wilshire can host weddings from start to finish, including rehearsal dinners, pre-wedding preparations at the spa, ceremonies and receptions. The hotel also offers romantic activities for couples staying at Beverly Wilshire during or after their wedding weekend.
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    Bernardus Lodge & Spa
    Carmel Valley, CA
    $30 Nightly Resort Fee
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    $30 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    The Lodge offers a variety of indoor and outdoor venues for couples, including the wedding garden, which can hold 250 guests for a reception. There is also the Meritage Ballroom, which can hold up to 150 guests and offers views of the nearby mountains.
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    The Langham Huntington, Pasadena, Los Angeles
    Pasadena, CA
    $25 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $25 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    The Langham Huntington is a popular wedding venue, with 23 acres of cultivated gardens and manicured lawns, three historic ballrooms, and one of the few venues in Southern California that can accommodate a horse-drawn bridal carriage.

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