Santa Monica Wedding Venue Recommendations

As with the rest of California, Santa Monica is laden with fabulous wedding venues and locations. If looking for a place to say "I do" in this area, check out a few recommendations courtesy of the best wedding photographers in Santa Monica:

Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica

Hailed as a premier Southern California wedding destination, the Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica is found four blocks above the shoreline and offers spectacular views of the city skyline, Pacific Ocean, and mountains. Onsite venue services include ceremony site, wedding coordination, overnight accommodations and destination wedding packages, valet and parking, and available full bar. Guest capacity for this indoor venue is up to 400, and photo opportunities are endless. English is the primary language of staff members.

Shutters on the Beach

How does a brick-lined terrace featuring a sea and sky backdrop sound? Shutters on the Beach is a gorgeous venue that wants to make your exact wedding vision a glorious reality. There’s no limit to menu and wine options, not to mention the many beautiful wedding photo options. Enjoy the spa and beachfront accommodations; onsite venue services include overnight accommodations and parking, valet, wedding coordination, wedding planner, ceremony site, destination wedding packages, and available full bar. Languages spoken by staff include German, French, English, Hebrew, Spanish, Mandarin, Russian, Italian, and Korean. Guest capacity for indoor and outdoor venues is 200.

Hotel Casa del Mar

If a wedding at a 1920s beach club excites you, the Hotel Casa del Mar is ideal. This Santa Monica hotel features a ballroom with two story-high ceilings, the backdrop of the Pacific Ocean, and a staircase so grand unforgettable entrances are the norm. Onsite venue services are the same as the above options but also include the wedding cake and catering options. Guest capacity for both indoor and outdoor venues is 300, and languages spoken by staff include Mandarin, Russian, English, Hindi, Japanese, Italian, French, Spanish, Hebrew, and Tagalog.

To learn about wedding photography in Santa Monica, please contact Ugly Duckling Photography today.