17 of Orange County's Best Wedding Venues

On the hunt for the perfect Orange County wedding venue? With its quaint beachside towns, lush canyons, and charming historic districts, it's easy to find a gorgeous location to make your big day dreams come true. From a luxurious Cape Cod-inspired resort overlooking the Pacific to a hacienda-style estate surrounded by orange groves, to a stunning replica of the grand White House East Room... check out the best properties this vibrant area has to offer!



ROOFTOP



La Casa del Camino

Laguna Beach, California

Fab Features: charming, historic boutique hotel • unique, Spanish-style guest rooms are richly decorated with hand-carved wood furnishing • stunning wraparound Rooftop deck offers ocean breezes and 360-degree views

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


MODERN



The Harper

Costa Mesa, CA

Fab Features: exchange vows in the landscaped courtyard between 2 large olive trees • stylish receptions bathed in natural light from a massive skylight and floor-to-ceiling windows • the venue also boasts venue boasts 2 on-site suite lounges with eclectic decor, a salon, bar, and central and private gardens

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$


BACKYARD VIBES



The Bowers Museum

Santa Ana, California

Fab Features: historic Museum surrounding a lovely garden courtyard • outdoor spaces offer Mission-style balconies, a vintage bell tower, and tree-shaded lawns strung with bistro lights • a 2nd floor gallery boasts Old World flair thanks to ceiling murals, a stained-glass wall and an adjoining balcony— perfect for intimate celebrations

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


URBAN GARDEN



The Greenhouse at Plantenders Nursery OC

Silverado, CA

Fab Features: exchange vows beneath ancient pepper & olive trees • the versatile greenhouse can accommodate everything from rustic receptions to luxurious galas • a portion of proceeds go towards Becoming a Cupcake, a nonprofit that provides jobs and support to women rescued from trafficking and forced marriage

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$


ALL-INCLUSIVE



Black Gold Golf Club

Yorba Linda, California

Fab Features: Craftsman-inspired clubhouse in the quiet foothills of Yorba Linda • ceremonies under a beautiful white arbor next to a cascading waterfall • reception rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows that deliver fabulous golf course and sunset views.

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


OUTDOOR CEREMONY



Coyote Hills Golf Course

Fullerton, CA

Fab Features: ceremonies under a wisteria-draped pergola framed by a striking, two-tier waterfall • gorgeous photo ops throughout the property, which boasts acres of green hummocks, footbridges, sand traps, and a gently flowing creek • receptions in the exquisite, Japanese-inspired Vista Falls Room

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


MANSION



Muckenthaler Mansion

Fullerton, California

Fab Features: 1924 Gatsby-esque art-filled estate • octagonal Solarium flooded with natural light and 9 acres of outdoor space outfitted with lush lawns, a rose garden, and a romantic stone gazebo • delectable and creative five-star cuisine from Colette's Catering.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$


ELOPEMENT



Occasions at Laguna Village

Laguna Beach, California

Fab Features: breezy waterfront venue with an enviable bluff-top perch • west-facing circular ceremony site offers spectacular sunsets, ocean breezes, and a verdant lawn • expert on-site coordinator makes planning easy

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$


LUXE



Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa

Dana Point, California

Fab Features: upscale, Cape Cod-inspired resort • gorgeous ocean, park, and marina views from all three outdoor venues • swanky Richard Henry Dana Ballroom highlights high-end décor and dramatic mood lighting

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


RUSTIC



Red Horse Barn at Huntington Central Park

Huntington Beach, California

Fab Features: upscale equestrian club on acres of pastures, paddocks, and barns • expansive lawns for tents and a warmly inviting great room • gorgeous show horses are playful “extras” in wedding photography

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$


HIDDEN GEM



Rancho Las Lomas

Silverado, California

Fab Features: hacienda-style beauty on 32 acres with orange groves, towering oaks, and terracotta walkways • cobblestone terrace and alfresco theater with a marble stage and fountains • light-filled Grand Salon with an adjacent patio adorned with a tiled reflecting pool

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


INDUSTRIAL-CHIC



Fête the Venue

Costa Mesa, CA

Fab Features: a versatile and stylish venue that blends al fresco charm and urban industrial • quaint courtyard separated from the main event space with glass roll-up doors for indoor/outdoor flow • chic loft-like event space outfitted with chandeliers and paneled walls

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $$ • $$$


OLD WORLD ROMANCE



The Hacienda

Santa Ana, California

Fab Features: flagstone courtyard with ivy-covered balconies • 200-year-old carved wooden doors provide a stunning backdrop for photos • stained-glass windows, oversized fireplace, and candelabras add romantic charm

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


ECLECTIC



seven 7 seven

Laguna Beach, CA

Fab Features: a full-service venue that blends Old World Charm with a cool modern edge • ceremonies in the European courtyard next to a trickling fountain • unique photo ops among the vibrant murals and lush landscape

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


HISTORIC



Heritage Museum of Orange County

Santa Ana, California

Fab Features: a lovingly restored 1898 Victorian • the grounds boast 10 acres of historic gardens, jasmine covered walkways, an orange grove, and turn-of-the-century buildings • proceeds from weddings and receptions go to support the museum's nonprofit programs, which provide "hands-on" historical enrichment for visitors

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


AFFORDABLE



Alta Vista Country Club

Placentia, CA

Fab Features: classic country club surrounded by gorgeous grounds, rolling greens, sparkling ponds, and stone bridges • al fresco beneath a sweet white gazebo • elegant receptions inside the ballroom with its floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the private golf course

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


BALLROOM



Richard Nixon Library and Birthplace

Yorba Linda, CA

Fab Features: 9 acres of manicured lawns, including the First Lady’s Rose Garden and a tranquil reflecting pool • receptions in a stunning replica of the grand White House East Room • luxe indoor theater for showing home movies

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$


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