La Escondida Celebration Center 9888 Escondida Road • Helotes • TX 78023


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Why You'll Love This Place

A Here Comes The Guide Wedding Venue Review
  • Situated on 30 acres of pristine Hill Country land along Helotes Creek, this peaceful, nature-inspired event center feels far removed from the bustle of daily life, but is just a short drive from central San Antonio.
  • A beautifully lush meadow hosts your al fresco ceremony. Follow with lawn games and a reception in the open-sided Pavilion or more intimate celebration on the adjacent Pond Patio. Plus, there's an adorable ranch house on site that boasts dressing suites for both wedding parties.
  • They offer tons of flexibility in booking your vendors. Choose your own, or rely on their expert recommendations or all-inclusive packages. And, in addition to ensuring things flow smoothly, your planning team can help arrange fun additions, like a custom cigar bar or a sparkler send-off.


Video by Eric Suarez.

PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • Contact the venue for more details on the rental fee if you do not opt for an all-inclusive package.

Package Prices
  • All-inclusive packages:
    Elopements begin at $1,800.
    50 guests beginning at $6,500.
    75 guests begin at $9,900.
    100 guests begin at $11,700.
    200 guests begin at $15,000.

    Other customizable packages are available for 50-100 guests. All package pricing is flexible if you already have some vendors.

Meals (when priced separately)
  • $17–23/person


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 0 200
Cocktails, etc. Standing 0 200
Reception Seated 0 200
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 200.

November–March capacity is 125 guests.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Elopement Packages
  • Small Wedding
  • All-Inclusive
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • Late Night
  • LGBTQ+ Friendly

Essential Info


$ • $$


Preferred list

Must be provided by a caterer or other licensed food provider (restaurant, grocery store, etc.).



Alcohol must be served by the venue's TABC Bartender and have a Security Staff (included in most packages but may be an additional fee).

Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


February–December, daily, 8am–11:30pm.

Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Banquet Hall / Events Facility
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Creek / River
  • Forest / Woods
  • Hills
  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Meadow / Fields
  • Panoramic
  • Park


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