Ensuring your wedding day is as perfect as you dreamed.
As you prepare for the most memorable day of your life, decisions abound. Guest lists. Music. Venues. Dining. One simple choice you can make to ensure a truly flawless wedding is Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa. Whether you're having an intimate event for 10 people or a lavish wedding for 250 guests, the 45 acres at Rancho Valencia create an elegant and remarkable setting for unforgettable year-round weddings and wedding receptions.
Intimate courtyards privately tucked away, trickling fountains, pristine lawns, dramatic views, and award-winning cuisine set the stage for your perfect wedding celebration and reception. And your dedicated wedding specialist will work closely with you so that every detail is anticipated and every luxury arranged - from the planning and reception to hot air balloon landings and a horse-and-carriage sendoff. And, after the celebration, you and your guests can easily escape to the comfort and relaxation of our spacious casitas.
Rancho Valencia offers numerous venues, including the perfect spot for your wedding reception. Choose from ballrooms, intimate courtyards, lush gardens and pristine lawns all located at our Rancho Santa Fe sanctuary just north of San Diego.
The Croquet Lawn
Surrounded by beds of hibiscus and bougainvillea and shaded by towering palms and California Live Oaks, the 8,400-square-foot croquet lawn has played host to social events and weddings from simply elegant to stunningly lavish for up to 500 guests. You can choose to have the lawn tented to your exact specifications or have your wedding and reception in an open-air setting under the stars.
This private 5,000-square-foot, three-bedroom villa is perfect venue for intimate weddings up to 200 guests, with a lush backyard garden filled with beautiful flowers around an inviting pool area.
The Sunrise Room & Terrace
This private courtyard and adjoining room offer the perfect venue for wedding ceremonies. The bleached-wood trellis adorned with climbing white roses is picture perfect for exchanging vows. Flowerbeds overflowing with roses, bougainvillea and hibiscus, a bubbling fountain and Saltillo tiles underfoot create a magical setting in which to gather family and friends. For wedding ceremonies of up to 240 guests.
The Rose Garden
Overlooking the olive grove and flanked by Century Palm trees, the Rose Garden offers an intimate wedding venue accommodating up to 30 guests for your private wedding ceremony. The space also doubles as a gorgeous backdrop for your engagement or wedding day photography.
The Terrace Ballroom & Patio
The Terrace Ballroom offers intimacy and versatility, with French doors that open onto a covered terrace framed by a series of arches and set off by vibrant bougainvillea. This 2,000-square-foot wedding venue can accommodate up to 200 when joined with the Terrace Patio and features expansive lighting options and versatile seating arrangements, as well as a foyer for greeting wedding guests.
The Valencia Lawn
Situated in one of the most beautiful gardens at Rancho Valencia, this expanse of gently rolling lawn, surrounded by our Mediterranean casitas and beautiful coral trees, makes for a magical wedding venue. For social events and wedding receptions up to 500 guests.