San Clemente is known as the “Spanish Village by the Sea.” Located between Los Angeles and San Diego right on the ocean, it is a popular tourist destination spot because of its beaches, Spanish Colonial Revival architecture, and hospitality industry. Having a wedding in the San Clemente area allows you to enjoy the lovely California beaches, the brightly colored architecture, and the reverent history.
Here are 5 of the best wedding venues in San Clemente.
Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa
Just north of the town of San Clemente in Dana Point, CA is Laguna Cliffs Resort and Spa where you can have an ocean view for your wedding. There are several indoor and outdoor event spaces within the 50,000 square feet of the hotel property where you can have a lovely ceremony and reception. They have a capacity of over 300 guests, so you won’t have to leave anyone off your guest list. Guests and the newlyweds can stay at the hotel and keep the party going for days. The hotel has top-rate catering and florists, so they can take care of all those details for the bride and groom.
Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens
Casa Romantica is a Spanish Colonial Revival registered historic landmark on 2.5 acres in San Clemente. The amazing gardens and architecture provide an awe-inspiring backdrop for your wedding. Accommodating up to 150 guests in their indoor and outdoor spaces, the space is perfect for a small or medium-sized wedding. The indoor spaces usually have art shows, so you can admire the art adorning the walls. The bride and groom can select from approved vendors for catering.
San Clemente Shore by Wedgewood Weddings
This venue is near downtown San Clemente and the beach. It is located on a Spanish-style estate and has a clubhouse where you can decorate the interior however you like. You could have a ceremony outside in the garden by a waterfall and dance the night away inside in the clubhouse. This venue can serve up to 200 guests and it has four packages at different price points, so you can make it affordable or lush.
Gray Matter Museum of Art
The Gray Matter museum of art can host weddings in their ultra-modern museum. There are large airy indoor spaces and an outdoor garden as well. Enjoy your big day in this lovely space dedicated to art. You can contact the venue for more information.
Talega Golf Club
You have three choices of rooms in which to have your wedding at Talega Golf Club. The Signature Room seats 50-200 guests, the Terrace Garden seats 100 guests on the patio, and the Courtyard seats 170 guests. The clubhouse combines high-end elegance with rustic charm and you can look out over the impeccably manicured golf course. The friendly staff at Talega Golf Course will help you plan your dinner options and provide you with any assistance you need as you plan your big day and as you enjoy your wedding, knowing that you are in good hands.