Happiness Is Calling! 19 Affordable San Diego Wedding Venues

Hoping to find an affordable San Diego Area wedding venue? Don't despair! From resorts and hotels to a historic ranch and county park, here's a selection of places that won't break the bank.


Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach

Carlsbad, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Waterfront Setting

Multiple Event Spaces

All-Inclusive

Fab Features: dreamy hidden gem set on the Carlsbad waterfront • multiple event spaces include lush lawns, romantic gazebo, ballrooms, and a spectacular garden terrace • enjoy incredible perks like a wedding night suite for the newlyweds, delectable and customizable menus with complimentary tasting, and more!

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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The Heights Golf Club

San Diego, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Hillside Panoramas

Floor-to-Ceiling Windows

Golf Course Views

Fab Features: elegant country club on manicured grounds • this lovely spot is highlighted by the sprawling Vista del Lago Ballroom, which boasts floor-to-ceiling windows framing views of the verdant golf course, lake, and surrounding hills

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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La Valle Coastal Club and Resort

Rancho Santa Fe, California

Venue Superpowers:

Exclusive Club

All-Inclusive

Farm-to-Table Dining

Fab Features: private country club and resort • generous all-inclusive packages include a gorgeous ceremony on the Del Mar Lawn, followed by an outdoor cocktail reception and a 2-course farm-to-table dinner in the stylish ballroom, along with tons of extras, like a custom wedding cake, florals, and a complimentary wedding-night suite.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Carlsbad Windmill by Wedgewood Weddings

Carlsbad, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Fresh, Contemporary Style

Indoor/Outdoor

Event Planning Experts

Fab Features: fresh and whimsical indoor/outdoor coastal retreat • this secluded spot boasts a bistro-lit patio, a Grand Ballroom with a vaulted ceiling, wood beams, a built in-bar, and plenty of natural scenery on site for al fresco photo ops—and the beach only five minutes away!

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Shadowridge Golf Club

Vista, California

Venue Superpowers:

Landscaped Gardens

Natural Light

Mediterranean Clubhouse

Fab Features: modern, Mediterranean-style country club and golf course • events begin with hilltop ceremonies nestled in an intimate garden, followed by receptions in the light-filled ballroom overlooking verdant fairways and hills through wraparound windows.

Catering: In-house
Price: $
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Milagro Winery

Ramona, California

Venue Superpowers:

Ancient Oaks

Panoramic Valley Views

Ivy-Draped House

Fab Feature: spectacular 110-acre property lush with vineyards, an organic farm, and a lake • the gorgeous oak-shaded ceremony site is set alongside unique, signature structures like the rustic granite wine cave and Tuscan Crush House • exceptional staff to assist every step of the way

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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Bonita Golf Course

Bonita, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Emerald Fairways

Indoor/Outdoor

Nearby Waterfront Park

Fab Features: gorgeous golf course nestled alongside Sweetwater Summit Regional Park • lovely ceremonies are set on the putting green, which glows with the afternoon light over Mt. Miguel • unforgettable receptions take place in the spacious reception hall, outfitted with large, bright windows and a vaulted ceiling

Catering: In-house
Price: $
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Coronado Island Marriott Resort and Spa

Coronado, CA

Venue Superpowers:

All-Inclusive

Waterfront Ceremonies

Panoramic Views

Fab Features: idyllic waterfront resort steps from the beach • panoramic views of the San Diego skyline and Coronado Bridge • amenities include three pools, a pickleball court, a luxury wellness center and day spa, and delicious dining options

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

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California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Escondido, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Innovative Arts & Cultural Center

Museum Sculpture Garden

Grand Concert Hall

Fab Features: dramatic ceremonies on the stage or al fresco in the Lyric Courtyard • romantic ballroom for large receptions or a swanky intimate soirée • full-service dining & banquet services

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Crossings at Carlsbad

Carlsbad, California

Venue Superpowers:

Hilltop Oasis

Award-Winning Cuisine

Canyon Views

Fab Features: upscale golf club and window-lined clubhouse • lawn ceremonies against an ocean panorama and chic receptions with amazing views of rolling fairways, sunsets over the horizon, and rugged canyons, are paired with award-winning cuisine and even custom wedding cakes!

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Fallbrook Estate by Wedgewood Weddings

Fallbrook, California

Venue Superpowers:

Mediterranean Vibes

Picturesque Grounds

Event Planning Experts

Fab Features: luxurious Mediterranean-inspired event center with pretty fountain courtyard • your celebration flows effortlessly from the tiled ceremony patio, to cocktail hour on the twinkle-lit garden plaza, to the sophisticated ballroom • and photo ops abound on the picturesque grounds (don't miss the romantic trellis bridge!)

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Nolita House

San Diego, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Little Italy Hotspot

City and Sea Views

Custom-Crafted Menus

Fab Features: fabulous first-class restaurant in the heart of Little Italy bathed in natural light • coastal-inspired interior opens onto an airy patio with views of the city and sea • the patio's walls of greenery and glass roof keep the vibes fresh and sophisticated

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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BWP Island Palms Hotel and Marina

San Diego, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Elegant Waterfront Hotel

Marina & Ocean Views

Generous Packages

Fab Features: welcoming waterfront hotel with plenty of charm on the shores of Shelter Island • romantic garden ceremony steps from the scenic marina • dining & dancing in the spacious reception rooms with views of Point Loma, La Playa Cove, and the private marina

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Lavender & Olive

Ramona, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Romantic Ranch

Dressing Casitas

Vintage Details

Fab Features: sprawling ranch with plenty of dreamy spaces, including two sweet casitas for wedding party prep • say "I do" in the romantic Olive Grove, followed by on the Terrace (the venue's vintage horse trailer bar is a fun addition to the festivities) • dine and dance under the stars on the twinkle-lit patio, framed by soaring oaks, lavender plants, and manicured landscaping

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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Forgotten Barrel Winery

Escondido, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Ivy-Draped Buildings

Rustic Barrel Room

Flexible Packages

Fab Features: vintage-inspired winery with lush vineyard landscapes, historic buildings, and exquisite views of Escondido Wine Country • airy, elegant ceremonies in the vine-wrapped courtyard • dramatic brick-and-wood barrel room boasts a vaulted ceiling and rustic wrought-iron chandeliers

Catering: In-house, Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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Feast & Fareway

Coronado, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Coronado Bridge Views

Culinary Excellence

Micro Weddings Welcome

Fab Features: picturesque event center nestled alongside the Coronado Golf Course with plenty of indoor & outdoor venue options • exchange vows on a sprawling bayfront lawn or a charming patio with views of the iconic Coronado bridge and private beach • uniquely customizable menus are highlighted by seasonal, locally sourced ingredients and creative presentations

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Flora

San Diego, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Botanical Vibes

Fresh, Bespoke Styling

Charming Location

Fab Features: dreamy botanical event space in the heart of the charming Gaslamp Quarter • the exquisite main space boasts a lush living wall, skylights, garden chandeliers, and over 130 live plants • creative and customizable amenities include bespoke furniture, lighting design, and day-of coordination

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Riverwalk Golf Club

San Diego, CA

Venue Superpowers: 

Picturesque 

Affordable Elegance 

Full-Service

Fab Features: picturesque setting in Mission Valley with views of emerald green fairways surrounded by rolling hills • romantic photo ops beside the stunning San Diego River, atop the iconic wood suspension bridge, or before gorgeous cascading waterfalls • the spacious Veranda adjoins a handsome Clubhouse for a fab indoor/outdoor flow

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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BRICK

San Diego, CA

Venue Superpowers:

Industrial-Elegant

Exposed Brick

Create-Your-Own Package

Fab Features: restored warehouse with tons of character • warm, exposed brick walls and large windows flood the space with natural light • additional services include photography, floral accents, DJ, a photobooth, and more!

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$
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