9 of the Best Beach Cities Wedding Venues in L.A. County

Thanks to year-round sunshine, the charming seaside towns of Redondo Beach, Manhattan Beach, Rancho Palos Verdes, Downey, and Long Beach are packed with picture-perfect wedding destinations. Whether you want to tie the knot with your toes in the sand, inside a one-of-a-kind glass chapel, or at a gorgeous cliffside resort, you'll find no shortage of swoon-worthy locations for your grand soiree in the South Bay of Los Angeles County.



LONG BEACH



Hotel Maya - A DoubleTree by Hilton

Long Beach, California

Fab Features: Latin American flair with Southern California beach-resort style • two spectacular outdoor ceremony areas both offer water’s-edge views • full-service boutique hotel set on eleven acres with a lush, tropical landscape

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Grey LB

Long Beach, CA

Fab Features: fabulous historic loft repurposed as a creative events space •.original industrial details include red brick walls, an open-beamed ceiling, and magnificent arched windows that flood the space with natural light • located in the heart of Long Beach, with both indoor and outdoor options

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $$

Long Beach Museum of Art

Long Beach, CA

Fab Features: a restored 1912 brick-and-timber Craftsman-style residence • open-air or tented celebrations on the lawn overlooking Long Beach Harbor • the museum will handle all your catering needs and provide rental equipment (tables, chairs, linens, etc.) and service staff

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$

Aquarium of the Pacific

Long Beach, CA

Fab Features: exchange vows in front of a brilliant three-story kelp exhibit • sunset celebrations on the Veranda Roof Top • endless photo ops and entertainment thanks to the two-story glass biomorphic building, the state-of-the-art immersive theater, interactive art installations, engaging multimedia displays, and live animal exhibits

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$


PALOS VERDES PENINSULA



La Venta Inn

Palos Verdes Estates, California

Fab Features: luxurious 1920s Spanish-style villa • garden ceremonies with breathtaking panoramic ocean views • the Great Room is designed with an open-beamed ceiling, antique wrought-iron chandeliers, and a grand fireplace

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


RANCHO PALOS VERDES



Terranea Resort

Rancho Palos Verdes, California

Fab Features: a magnificent 102-acre coastal resort on a bluff • landscaped grounds surrounded by jaw-dropping views • choice of warm, elegant ballrooms with terraces • on-site spa, restaurants, and accommodations

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

Wayfarers Chapel

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

Fab Features: spectacular "glass chapel" garlanded inside and out with living greenery • stunning spot atop a seaside bluff with panoramic views from every angle • 3.5 acres of serene manicured grounds, gardens, and stately pines

Price: $ • $$


REDONDO BEACH



The Portofino Hotel and Marina

Redondo Beach, California

Fab Features: nautical-chic boutique hotel set on a lush private peninsula • ceremonies on the Seaside Lawn overlooking the Pacific • 2 distinctive ballrooms both boasting floor-to-ceiling windows that offer unobstructed views of the sparkling sea

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$


SAN PEDRO



Michael's Tuscany Room

San Pedro, California

Fab Features: converted warehouse with a rustic Tuscan-style vibe • the interior impresses with soaring, 30-foot-high open-beamed ceiling with pyramid-shaped skylights and mix of ornate Old World chandeliers • a mouth-watering array of dishes—most with an Italian influence—is offered, but menus can also be customized for your particular event and budget

Catering: In-house
Price: $$


Featured Los Angeles County Waterfront Wedding Destination



VISIT LONG BEACH

Looking for a unique spot for your wedding? Maybe a museum, botanical garden, aquarium, or beachfront hotel? Heck yeah! Check out Long Beach! This bustling L.A. County harbor community has miles of sandy Pacific Ocean beach and a cool variety of unexpected wedding venues. You'll find great deals and comprehensive packages for celebrations large and small.



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