Big Day Savings: 11 Affordable Wedding Venues in San Luis Obispo County

Affordable wedding venues in San Luis Obispo? They really do exist! From a turn-of-the-century farmhouse to a hilltop lodge, the Central Coast is home to a variety of unique and beautiful places that will help you stay on budget.


Dallidet Adobe and Gardens

San Luis Obispo, CA

Fab Features: state historic landmark boasting original adobe architecture and luxuriant gardens • lovely ceremonies beneath a rustic wooden arbor and receptions in a garden courtyard surrounded by lush greenery • picturesque bricked paths wind through the gardens and the front patio

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

Higuera Ranch

San Luis Obispo, CA

Fab Features: romantic vineyard nestled on 80 across of rolling foothills • exchange vows beneath a majestic Higuera Tree or in the olive grove • rustic-chic celebrations in the restored barn

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

The Penny

San Luis Obispo, CA

Fab Features: fabulous venue boasting an industrial indoor space and airy courtyard in the heart of San Luis Obispo • original architectural details from the building's former life as a 1930s blacksmith shop remain • unique urban vibe with a modern-boho aesthetic, walking distance to the shops and signs of downtown

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Tooth & Nail Winery

Paso Robles, CA

Fab Features: gorgeous Central Coast gem with 9,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor space • event spaces include two rooftop terraces, a lovey ballroom, and an intimate wine library, all with a dreamy, modern aesthetic • generous amenities include two dressing suites, a private wine tasting, and exclusive access to the vineyards for stunning photos

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

Vespera Resort on Pismo Beach

Pismo Beach, CA

Fab Features: upscale beach house-inspired hotel located right on the water • ceremonies on the white sand of Pisco Beach or a lovely beachfront wedding lawn • event pros can help with booking stylish guest accommodations and unique activities

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

Doce Robles Winery and Vineyard

Paso Robles, CA

Fab Features: ultra-romantic 40-acre estate nestled among vines and twelve majestic oak trees • panoramic views of the rolling hills of the Templeton Gap Westside region • award-winning local wines available at a great value

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $

Cambria Pines Lodge and Gardens

Cambria, California

Fab Features: a hilltop lodge in a garden setting • ceremonies on the broad lawn beneath a lovely gazebo • chandeliers and a floor-to-ceiling river rock fireplace create a cozy atmosphere in the Lounge

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Heritage House Museum and Gardens

Arroyo Grande, California

Fab Features: historic museum located in the charming Village of Arroyo Grande • the garden offers a sweet setting for outdoor celebrations • a restored carriage serves as a great backdrop for photos or for storing wedding gifts

Catering: BYO
Price: $

Cypress Ridge Pavilion

Arroyo Grande, CA

Fab Features: a variety of outdoor event spaces from the garden to the waterfront patio • open-air receptions on the manicured lawns • the Main Hall boasts a lofty, wood-beamed cathedral ceiling and a soaring stone fireplace

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden

San Luis Obispo, CA

Fab Features: environmentally-friendly Education Center set on 150-acres of open space • garden ceremonies with rolling hill vistas • the versatile center can accommodate up to 200 guests for a cocktail reception

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

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