12 San Diego Micro Wedding Venues With Mega Style

For a micro wedding with mega style, San Diego is a destination that can’t be beat. And there’s a plethora of wedding venues that specialize in cozy minimonies and intimate receptions. From outdoor private event spaces surrounded by lush gardens to blank-space canvases just waiting for your creative touch, these San Diego micro-wedding venues can’t wait to accommodate your small-yet-stylish soirée.


FEMX Quarters

San Diego, CA

Fab Features: inclusive event venue and creative studio in Mission Hills overlooking San Diego Harbor with views of downtown • offers micro-wedding packages that are tailored to your needs • minimalist blank space gives you the creative freedom to design your wedding, your way

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

The New Children's Museum

San Diego, CA

Fab Features: eclectic, loft-like museum with one-of-a-kind art installations • experience 3 floors of interactive event space, complete with open studios, garden views, expansive gallery spaces, and outdoor terraces • intimate events on the patio, shaded by lush palm fronds

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Milagro Winery

Ramona, California

Fab Features: beautiful property boasts a working estate-grown winery, organic farm and orchard, and tasting room with scenic vistas • rental fee includes 10-hour use of the property, the Wedding Day Bridal Cottage, on-site parking, and more • only one event per day so the space is private for you and your guests

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

River Garden

Vista, CA

Fab Features: outdoor venue featuring lush gardens, waterfalls, mature trees, water features throughout, and covered patios • a full 12-hour rental gives you and your guests plenty of time to enjoy the property • blank slate with the freedom to bring your own vendors, decorations, food, beverage options, and more

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

The Vistonian

Vista, CA

Fab Features: beautifully renovated wood beam warehouse with a getting-ready suite and tons of natural light • fun built-ins like the beer & wine bar and DJ booth • great location includes picturesque photo ops just outside the venue, ample parking, and hotels nearby

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

Japanese Friendship Garden

San Diego, CA

Fab Features: tucked away in historic Balboa Park, the garden’s lush trees and tall bamboo provide a uniquely intimate event space • authentic Japanese garden features include koi ponds, waterfalls, bonsai, cherry trees, and wisteria arbors • a variety of indoor and outdoors areas perfect for minimonies and receptions, as well as a private room for getting ready

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

Bali Hai Restaurant

San Diego, CA

Fab Features: versatile indoor and outdoor event spaces with a spectacular view of San Diego Bay and the downtown skyline • affordable wedding packages include food, beverage, and the venue itself • enjoy modern Asian-inspired cuisine with Polynesian, Chinese, and Japanese influences along with their world famous mai tai cocktails

Catering: In-house
Price: $

Forgotten Barrel Winery

Escondido, CA

Fab Features: historic winery features romantic vineyard views and a rustic barrel room • offers a wide selection of premium handcrafted wines using fruit sourced from Napa, Sonoma, Central Coast, and San Diego County • two on-site getting ready suites available

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$

Tom Ham's Lighthouse

San Diego, CA

Fab Features: waterfront venue with breathtaking views of the downtown skyline and Coronado island • private outdoor ceremony site and choice of three unique rooms with built-in bars and private patios • expert culinary team will help you craft the perfect menu to fit your tastes

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Pala Mesa Resort

Fallbrook, California

Fab Features: 205-acre golf resort and California ranch style hotel located in the foothills of North San Diego • indoor and outdoor sites featuring a unique antique bell tower surrounded by rose gardens and a 30-foot waterfall • wedding weekend amenities available, including plush guest rooms and on-site private dining

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Legacy Cruises and Events

San Diego, CA

Fab Features: host your wedding on a 65-foot luxury yacht with a seasoned captain and dedicated crew at your service • expansive 360-degree views of San Diego Bay from the upper deck and an enclosed lower deck with a dance floor • integrated state-of-the-art multimedia system for DJ and live music entertainment

Catering: In-house, Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina

San Diego, CA

Fab Features: panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean, Mission Bay, and downtown San Diego frame the property • nine indoor and outdoor events spaces including an 8,800 square foot ballroom and sunset terrace with market lighting • you and your guests can enjoy waterfront dining, a contemporary poolside lounge, and eco-friendly spa during your stay

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


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