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Top 6 Laguna Beach Wedding Venues

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Laguna Beach Wedding Venues

Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel

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Besides a panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean, the venue’s 396 guestrooms and suites with personal patios or balconies make this location one of the most perfect Laguna Beach wedding venues. Whether you’re planning a grand event or an intimate celebration, this venue can provide a suitable space for you.

The Monarch Bay Sunset Terrace

This Spanish tiled courtyard is wonderful for an intimate outdoor ceremony to accommodate 74 guests. It can also serve as a reception area afterward.

The Bluff

The Bluff features a unique Gazebo lawn that can accommodate 550 guests for an outdoor ceremony.

The Pacific Promenade Lawn

This exclusive ceremony spot for the Pacific Promenade Room can seat 275 guests.

The Plaza

A reception area that can accommodate 74 guests, The Plaza benefits from a classical design and French doors.

The Terrace Salon

The private balcony of this creamy gold and beige-toned reception area, where you can marvel at the beauty of the Pacific Ocean, can accommodate up to 150 guests.

 The Pavilion

This premier ocean-facing reception site can accommodate 200 guests and features crystal chandeliers and domed ceilings.

The Pacific Promenade Ballroom

Enjoy the beauty of a stunning open-air marble foyer and floor-to-ceiling windowed reception area that can seat up to 275 guests.

The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom

The largest reception space exudes elegance and can accommodate 550 guests.

Dana Lawn

This is the perfect reception spot for a cocktail party and alfresco dinner. It can accommodate up to 700 guests.

  • Rental fee starts from $5,000 to $10,000

Montage Laguna Beach

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Located in the heart of Southern California, this seaside luxury sanctuary offers the most breathtaking views of the coast. In addition, there is both an indoor and outdoor area to choose from.

Grand Ballroom

This glamorous grand ballroom can accommodate 500 guests and accesses a foyer and outdoor courtyard.

Gallery Ballroom

This spot is perfect for an intimate celebration as it offers seating for 240 guests.

Outdoor Courtyard

An outdoor courtyard is perfect as a pre-function area as it is located next to the Grand and Gallery Ballrooms.

Oceanfront Events Lawns

If you want to have a romantic and intimate seaside marriage, this area that can fit up to 300 guests is perfect for you.

Studio Restaurant

Enjoy fine dining 50 feet above the Pacific with world-class food and a stunning 180-degree ocean view in this magical eatery.

  • The venue rental fee starts from $10,000 to $30,000

Surf and Sand Laguna Beach

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Known as one of the top 25 resorts in Southern California, this luxurious coastal location will indeed create a lasting memory for your big day. Its charm and elegance make this one of the most perfect Laguna Beach wedding venues.

Catalina Terrace

This venue can accommodate 180 guests, who will enjoy a panoramic view of the ocean wherever they look.

Ocean Terrace

A beautiful location for a small and exclusive celebration with 80 guests in a quiet and secluded corner of the resort.


This beach hotel also arranges weddings by the beach itself; the couple will be required to obtain the relevant city permit.

Pelican Ballroom

An indoor setting but with large south-facing windows that creates the feeling of being in an outdoor reception.

  • Rental fee starts from $4,500 for the ceremony and reception

Terra Laguna Beach

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With it’s 1950’s, mid-century modern aesthetic, this spectacular venue is located in the heart of the Laguna Beach Canyon. It is known for its fabulous California Cusine by Chef Donald Lockhart. It is sure to be a huge hit once it opens in the Summer of 2022.

Indoor/Outdoor Patio

This venue offers the perfect combination of indoor/outdoor dining with a patio that can host up to 160 guests. The market lights create a warm atmosphere for your special day.

  • Venue packages for Wedding Ceremonies during peak season start at $2,500
  • Venue packages for Wedding Receptions during peak season start at $5,500

The Ranch and Laguna Beach

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The distinct feature of this The Ranch is its laidback vibe. Its peaceful ambiance and natural backdrops are why so many couples choose to tie the knot at one of its private venues.

The Grove

This setting is an ideal location to exchange vows under a 50-year-old stone pine, and to dine under the stars afterward with nature surrounding you.

Scout Camp

The Camp offers a rustic and elegant charm to your celebration of love, hinting at the romance that summer camps may bring.

Harvest Lawn

This location is considered the premier event area of The Ranch and Laguna Beach, with its breathtaking view of the canyon floor and lush canyon wall. I absolutely recommend asking for more pictures from your Laguna Beach wedding photographer with that background.

Sage Ballroom

A coastal-ranch style indoor venue that perfectly blends with its natural surrounding; its glass doors and windows offer unparalleled views of the scenery.

  • Starting fee – $4,500/50 guests

The Inn at Laguna Beach

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This up-and-coming luxury boutique hotel is perched on Laguna Beach’s rocky cliffside and boasts a picturesque ocean view. What sets this place apart is their Pacific Terrace rooftop bar with art galleries, shopping, dining, and nightlife.

Rooftop Pacific Terrace and Pacific Room

The oceanview of this ceremony and reception area can accommodate 75 guests, which is perfect for a small celebration of love. In addition to that, the blissful view makes it a magical spot for nuptials.

  • Starting site fee – from $4,000 to $6,000

If you need more help in choosing from among my top mentioned Orange County wedding venues, you can visit my blog to read more details about each of them.


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