Pretty Palaces: 6 Private Estate Wedding Venues in Palm Springs

There is more to Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley than swanky hotels, pristine resorts, and a hoppin’ nightlife scene. This desert destination is also home to some picturesque private estates that provide a glamorous setting for your wedding weekend. From a 1930s hacienda with lush landscaping to a mid-century modern ranch set back in the hills, you’ll fall in love at first sight with these stately homes.


Emerson Ranch Estate

Indio, CA

Fab Features: impressive Spanish-style equestrian estate located on 20 secluded acres • ceremonies on the expansive lawn flanked by towering palms and mountain panoramas • luxurious accommodations can sleep up to 26 people

Catering: BYO
Price: $$ • $$$

Historic Cree Estate

Palm Springs, California

Fab Features: a lavish 1930s hacienda set on two and a half beautifully landscaped acres • the whitewashed all-adobe facade is complemented by wrought-iron and weathered wood accents • party well into the evening poolside with a the built-in dance pavilion

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$

Buena Vista

Thermal, CA

Fab Features: mid-century modern estate in the heart of Coachella Valley • the lush 40+ acre grounds boast a fully renovated barn, a freshwater lake, a saloon-style wet bar, bocce ball court, and more! • a personal concierge team is dedicated to cultivating a truly unique experience for you and your group

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

The Palm Palace Mansion

Indio, CA

Fab Features: a charming Mediterranean-style mansion with arched windows, a grand foyer, and sophisticated furnishings • al fresco celebrations on the meticulously manicured garden lawn bordered by trimmed hedges • fabulous amenities with overnight accommodations for 20 people

Catering: BYO
Price: $$

VENUETEN

Bermuda Dunes, CA

Fab Features: high-tech modern event space with lofty ceilings, cool mezzanines and garden patio, bordered by two upscale private estates • the 3-acre celebration oasis sports sparkling pools, tennis court, saunas and jacuzzi, a cozy fire pit and sweeping mountain vistas • creative mix-and-match packages for both weekday rentals and wedding weekends with overnight options

Catering: BYO
Price: $$

The Ranch

Indio, CA

Fab Features: contemporary gated ranch estate near Coachella • tented celebrations on the spacious lawn, alongside a sparkling swimming pool and a waterfall lagoon that's a perfect photo backdrop • this versatile event venue offers endless DIY opportunities, along with overnight stays

Catering: BYO
Price: $$


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