The beach can be so much more than an escape on a beautiful summer day – if you’re a fan of the ocean air and the babble of crashing waves, you should consider the benefits of hosting your wedding ceremony and reception at a beachfront wedding venue. To help you get started on this plan, we’ve assembled this list of the top 10 beach wedding venues in San Diego! 

With these elegant, refined choices on the table, it’s hard to go wrong. Each location boasts waterfront vistas that stretch far out into the Pacific Ocean, along Mission Bay, and out on La Jolla Point, celebrating the best of San Diego while providing what will surely be memorable scenic pictures for idyllic wedding festivities. We hope you and your partner enjoy this list of the top 10 beach wedding venues in San Diego!

Hotel del Coronado is a beachfront venue in Coronado, tucked away between Coronado Beach and Glorietta Bay and boasting waterfront vistas on both sides. No matter whether couples are looking to tie the knot on a private beach or in an indoor event space with gorgeous water views, this venue has something for everyone. 

The hotel offers four indoor event spaces, including their Coronet Room, which can accommodate up to 130 guests and boasts vaulted ceilings, gorgeous chandeliers, panoramic windows, and more. Services offered include the use of the bridal and groom suites, A/V equipment, event rentals, and more.

Address: 1500 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118

Phone: (800) 468-3533

Social: Hotel del Coronado


Contact : Harold Rapoza, Jr

La Jolla Shores Hotel offers couples the use of a variety of outdoor or indoor event spaces, including a private beach along Kellogg Park and La Jolla Shores Park. This beach space is the perfect spot for couples planning an outdoor ceremony with the feeling on the sand at their feet and can accommodate up to 150 guests.

The venue also offers multiple other event spaces, all of which provide you with 7500 square feet of total space and include the patio, the deck, and more. Services offered include in-house gourmet catering and bartending services, bespoke event planning, lighting and sound, setup and cleanup, and more.

Address: 8110 Camino del Oro, La Jolla, CA 92037

Phone: (855) 923-8058

Social: La Jolla Shores Hotel


Contact : La Jolla Shores Hotel Team

Limitless waterfront vistas and crashing waves are a guarantee at La Valencia Hotel, which is located just down the road from Point La Jolla and La Jolla Cove. This venue captures the best of the beachfront with its oceanside ballroom, terrace, and cozy garden, all of which are available to you as event spaces in which to host your big day. The Veranda Ballroom, Salon, and Terrace is the central indoor space at La Valencia Hotel and can accommodate up to 175 seated guests in a room flanked by crystal chandeliers, black and white marble features, and endless ocean views. Other event spaces on offer include El Jardin, boasting panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and La Jolla Cove, THE MED, which is ideal for cocktail receptions and brunches, and more.

Address: 1132 Prospect St., La Jolla, CA 92037

Phone: (855) 476-6870

Social: La Valencia Hotel


Contact : Summer Shoemaker

Cuvier Club is a beachfront wedding venue that celebrates the best vistas that San Diego has to offer. They offer couples an all-inclusive wedding package that promises you access to a bevy of indoor and outdoor event spaces. The central indoor space at this beanie offers 10,000 square feet of event space for up to 600 guests, with services including five hours of venue rental, event rentals, in-house catering and bartending services, access to a recommended vendor list, and more. They also offer small event spaces for couples planning more intimate celebrations and micro weddings.

Address: 7776 Eads Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037

Phone: (858) 225-1542

Social: Cuvier Club


Contact : David

Loews Coronado Bay Resort offers couples the use of several indoor and outdoor event spaces and can accommodate up to 1,000 guests, ensuring that weddings of all shapes and sizes can be celebrated at this opulent wedding venue. The main event space, Commodore Ballroom, boasts nearly 14,000 square feet of event space and boasts 16-foot ceilings, an expansive foyer, and views of San Diego Bay. 

Constellation Ballroom offers 5,000 square feet of space for up to 500 guests, dotted with crystal chandeliers and panoramic floor-to-ceiling windows, and equipped with a private terrace. Services offered include the help of an on-site wedding specialist, a complimentary honeymoon suite, in-house catering and bartending services, and much more.

Address: 4000 Loews Coronado Bay Road, Coronado, CA 92118

Phone: (619) 424-4000

Social: Loews Coronado Bay Resort


Contact : Cherie Like

Casa Romantica is a charming wedding venue built with a Spanish architectural flair, offering couples a culturally rich and historically significant site in which to host their big day. The venue boasts a variety of indoor and outdoor event spaces and can accommodate up to 150 guests. 

Event spaces on offer include the estate home and gardens, the courtyard with its authentic Spanish archways, the main salon with hardwood floors and a hearth, and the ocean terrace with its endless views of the ocean. Services offered include access to a preferred vendors list, A/V equipment, and more. 

Address: 415 Avenida Granada, San Clemente, CA 92672

Phone: (949) 498-2139

Social: Casa Romantica


Contact : Michele Bogdanoff

Paradise Point Resort & Spa is a luxury wedding venue located along the water in Mission Bay, boasting a wide array of indoor and outdoor event spaces that highlight the best views that San Diego can muster. For indoor receptions, Mission Bay Ballroom can accommodate up to 160 guests in a sophisticated hall that features vaulted wooden ceilings, imposing pillars and warm hues. Dockside Room is perfect for smaller parties of up to 100 guests, offering panoramic windows overlooking Mission Bay. Outdoor spaces at Paradise Point Resort & Spa can house up to 400 guests, so the size of the reception should be no object when it comes to booking this refined wedding venue.

Address: 1404 Vacation Road, San Diego, CA 92109

Phone: (858) 274-4630

Social: Paradise Point Resort & Spa


Contact : Jim Gross

Located along the waterfront in the idyllic Mission Bay Park, San Diego Mission Bay Resort offers a gorgeous venue in which to host your big day. This venue boasts a variety of indoor and outdoor event spaces, including Garden by the Bay, the Beach (which is ideal for elegant outdoor ceremonies), and more. One of the most popular options for receptions is the International Ballroom, which can accommodate up to 700 guests and boasts 16 foot high vaulted ceilings, glass chandeliers, and flexible layouts. Smaller indoor event spaces are also available for more intimate gatherings. The team at San Diego Mission Bay Resort offers in-house wedding planning services, keeping everything under one roof for an easy, seamless process from beginning to end.

Address: 1775 East Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109

Phone: (619) 677-1161

Social: San Diego Mission Bay Resort


Contact : Laura Philben

Harbor View Loft is situated along Harbor Island Park, and is conveniently located just steps away from San Diego International Airport. This venue offers both indoor and outdoor event spaces, all of which boast panoramic views of Coronado Bridge, the harbor, and marina. It also features a patio space and a wraparound balcony that make for the perfect spot for outdoor ceremonies and cocktail hours. Services offered include five hours of venue rental day-of wedding coordination services, help from their in-house event management and culinary teams, event rentals, setup and cleanup, in-house catering and bartending services, and more. 

Address: 1880 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101

Phone: (858) 638-0672

Social: Harbor View Loft


Contact : Tracy Zemke

Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa is an elegant wedding venue ideal in Pacific Beach, boasting stunning views of Sail Bay to the east and the Pacific Ocean on the west. They offer endless options for ceremonies and receptions, with event venues including the Kon Tiki Ballroom,  boasting 5,000 square feet of event space for up to 350 seated guests, and the Aviary Ballroom, which offers 4,500 square feet of event space for up to 250 seated guests. 

You can also choose from the Boardroom, which is perfect for more intimate celebrations, and the outdoor reception area that boasts unbeatable views of Mission Bay. With in-house catering and luxury facilities, Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa is a natural choice for elegant San Diego beachfront weddings.

Address: 3999 Mission Bouelvard, San Diego, CA 92109

Phone: (858) 488-1081

Social: Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa


Contact : Jim Chester





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Conclusion

Now that you and your partner have finished reading this list of the top 10 beach wedding venues in San Diego, we encourage you to reach out to a representative at any number of these venues that check all of your boxes. 

With the wedding season quickly approaching, incredible venues like these tend to book up pretty fast. If you know what you’re looking for, feel free to reach out as soon as possible and see if the location is available on your chosen wedding day. We wish you and your partner the best of luck as you complete this crucial step of the wedding planning process and step forward into the next chapter!



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