Wedding Venues » San Diego, CA

Wedding Venues in San Diego, CA

Whether you want to exchange vows at a small intimate ceremony or host an all-out party, San Diego is the perfect spot for a wedding. For local residents or those planning a destination wedding in San Diego, check out our favorite wedding venues.
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Hotel del Coronado

The Travel Channel voted the Hotel del Coronado "the number-one wedding destination in America" and it's no wonder why. This beautiful, historic resort located in charming Coronado -- just a short drive over the bridge from Downtown San Diego -- is the place where wedding dreams come true. Literally situated right up against the beach, with endless ocean views, your wedding photos will look magazine-worthy. Your options for the ceremony and reception are plentiful: the ballroom, the garden, even right on the beach. The Hotel del Coronado will accommodate your wedding style as well. From trend-setting to traditional, your wedding vision will become reality at this venue.

Grand Tradition Estate

Spread over 30 acres in Fallbrook (North County San Diego), the Grand Tradition Estate is tucked away in a peaceful valley and surrounded by beautiful rolling hills and bodies of water. For over 25 years, couples have been exchanging their "I do's" at this romantic and elegant San Diego wedding venue. You can choose from two locations: The Arbor Terrace and the Beverly Mansion. The Arbor Terrace offers a rustic atmosphere, tropical gardens and open-air garden. The Beverly Mansion brings the romance and charm of the Victorian era right to your wedding. Regardless of which setting you choose, your wedding day will be magical.

La Costa Resort

Located in beautiful Carlsbad, La Costa Resort and Spa is a great wedding venue for those who want luxury, beauty and a picture-perfect day. La Costa offers professional wedding planners who will ensure your day goes off without a hitch. You can choose from two ceremony locations, including the intimate Wedding Courtyard or on the Vista Terrace, where green fairways and rolling coastal hills offer amazing scenery. For your reception, you have many options, including indoors or outdoors, big and spacious or small and intimate. Select the wedding package that works for you and know that the resort can also provide for your other wedding needs, including engagement parties, rehearsal dinners, bridesmaid’s and groomsmen’s luncheons, the farewell brunch, bridal showers, luncheons and teas, and more.

The Bahia Resort Hotel

The Bahia resort is set on 14 acres of tropical paradise in the Mission Bay area of San Diego, providing the setting for the perfect wedding. The Bahia has two ceremony sites: on the beach, which can accommodate up to 200 guests, and the gazebo, which can accommodate up to 300 guests. For your amazing ceremony, you can choose from four perfect locations that accommodate anywhere from 60 to 500 guests, allowing you to host a smaller and more initiate gathering or a large celebration. If you're the seafaring type, Bahia also has two sternwheelers (boats) so you can get married on the water. Cruise Mission Bay while you exchange your vows and celebrate the occasion.

The San Diego Zoo

For zoo and animal lovers, the San Diego Zoo offers the perfect venue for your wedding. The unique ceremony locations -- from an expansive savanna with herds of rhinos, giraffes, and gazelles roaming in the distance to a lush tropical setting on the edge of a lagoon featuring birds and incredible plant life, make the zoo a great place to exchange vows. Then, get the party started at one of the many reception locations. Wedding packages include several accommodations, such as zoo admission for your guests on the wedding day, a "wild and tame jungle juice toast," and either plated entree or buffet service, among other options. Make it a wild wedding to remember!