12 of Ventura’s Best Wedding Venues

From the spectacular coastline to its rolling foothills and scenic vistas, Ventura has no shortage of breathtaking wedding venues. Whether your hopes are set on an urban oasis with stunning views of the Ojai Valley, a luxury resort right next to the ocean, or a hilltop ranch with Spanish-style architecture, we've hand-picked the best Ventura venues to make your dream wedding a reality.



BOHO-CHIC



Ojai Labyrinth

Ojai, CA

Fab Features: spectacular oasis with stunning views of the Ojai Valley and the Topa Topa Mountains (yet only 5 minutes from the historic downtown!) • romantic ceremony spot surrounded by natural flora and fauna, native landscaping, and cultivated agaves and cactus • unique cosmic stone walking labyrinth on the mountaintop

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$


MODERN VINTAGE



The Fillmore on Central

Fillmore, CA

Fab Features: former church with a dramatic hand-painted exposed beam ceiling, a 20-foot stained glass medallion, and tasteful Mission-inspired details • celebrations in the garden courtyard are ringed with lavender, pepper trees, and mountain views • 88below, a private lounge that's perfect for after-parties or stylish get-togethers

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


SCENIC DECK



Westlake Yacht Club

Westlake Village, California

Fab Features: Cape Cod-inspired yacht club overlooking a scenic 125-acre lake • both laid-back and upscale events work beautifully in the neutral-toned interior, with its oak walls, soaring beamed ceiling and wall of windows • picturesque lakefront panoramas from the deck, edged with forested hills and almost perennial blue skies

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


ENCHANTED GARDEN



Hartley Botanica

Somis, California

Fab Features: spectacular garden wedding aisle boasts dramatic canopies of greenery, fairy lights and aviaries intimate storybook event sites include a sculptured rose garden and a walk-through waterfall and grotto • picturesque receptions on a lawn dotted with trees, decorative statuary and pots overflowing with colorful flowers--as well as a huge built-in bar.

Catering: In-house
Price: $$


UNIQUE



Commemorative Air Force Museum

Camarillo, CA

Fab Features: unique nonprofit housed at the Camarillo Airport • ceremonies on the tarmac beneath sunny skies with the mountains on the horizon and cocktail hours amid vintage airplanes • a "blank canvas" reception space ready for your vision

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$


RUSTIC



Camp Arnaz

Ojai Valley, CA

Fab Features: woodsy retreat tucked in the foothills of the picturesque Ojai Valley • host your event on acres of unspoiled countryside or in the rustic lodge with a fireplace • numerous overnight options including cabins, campsites, and even yurts!

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$


PICTURESQUE



Maravilla Gardens

Camarillo, California

Fab Features: spacious private estate with distinct outdoor event spaces set among acres of lush lawns, gardens and country views • vintage furniture rentals and stylish décor is available to customize your celebration • all-inclusive events with exclusive catering ensure low-stress, high-caliber weddings

Catering: In-house
Price: $$


BARN



Camarillo Ranch

Camarillo, California

Fab Features: turn-of-the-century Queen Anne-style mansion crowns this historic ranch estate • outdoor ceremonies on a manicured lawn surrounded by trees and lush foliage • rustic-glam receptions in the spectacular restored Red Barn

Catering: In-house
Price: $$


MANSION



Newhall Mansion

Piru, CA

Fab Features: historic mansion set on 9 landscaped acres • wraparound verandas, intricate scrollwork, and a stone tower enhance the estate’s fairy-tale façade • the 12,000-square-foot interior is designed with period details, antiques, and artistic restorations-including a lavish penthouse dressing suite and a secret underground man-cave

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


BEACH CEREMONY



Zachari Dunes on Mandalay Beach

Oxnard, California

Fab Features: a luxury resort alongside the ocean shore • hold your ceremony right on the sand or in the garden courtyard with tropical palms, flowers and two rock waterfalls • treat your guests to a mini-vacation thanks to the beautiful weather, sparkling pool with cabanas, and direct beach access

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$


ALL-INCLUSIVE



Pacific View Tower by Wedgewood Weddings

Oxnard | Ventura, California

Fab Features: a luxe venue with prestigious interior styling on the exclusive top floor penthouse • hold your ceremony in the treelined garden plaza complete with stone-fronted stage, or on the white sands of a nearby Ventura beach • celebrate with your guests in the glamorous club, which includes a snazzy bar and lounge outfitted with white-leather furnishings and elegant reception space with stunning panoramic views

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$


OUTDOOR AMBIANCE



Quail Ranch

Simi Valley, California

Fab Features: hilltop ranch boasting Spanish-style architecture • ceremonies held on the sprawling 5,000-square-foot terrace overlooking the lemon orchard • upscale yet relaxed outdoor celebrations beneath an arbor laced with wisteria and bistro lights

Catering: In-house
Price: $$


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