Within 25 miles of travel from San Diego downtown, you will reach an enchanting event and adventure destination of Rancho Valencia. This majestic 40-acre resort is perched over an amazing tableland providing you with an unobstructed picturesque scene of the rolling Rancho Santa Fe hills. Reflecting the traditional Californian haciendas, the place is embellished with stucco clusters, tiled cabins, balconies, impressive fountains, and lush greeneries.

Beautiful Sunset at Rancho Valencia
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Del Mar, San Diego Southern California Weddings are best held here at the exquisite grounds and facilities of Rancho Valencia. There are tons of alluring indoor and outdoor locations for your dream fairytale wedding. One of our favorite places for an intimate wedding is Sunrise Room and Patio. These locations make a perfect combo. Your wedding ceremony will be held at vast rectangular Mexican pavers of the patio, further enhanced with fountains and flower bordered large trellis. Then the majestic Sunrise Room will accommodate your wedding guests as a wedding reception. Living up to its name, the room is made magical by the natural light streaming into the entire place. Everything is perfectly blended, from the luxurious walls polished by a vibrant blue, yellow, and green hand-painted tiles to the opulent cozy wall fireplace. The glamourous details of the place also create a perfect backdrop for your Rancho Valencia Wedding Photo ops. Our experienced Orange County and San Diego Wedding Coordinator and photographer will flawlessly coordinate your first look and couple’s session.

The exquisite Sunrise Room for weddings and meetings.
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If you work with our OC and San Diego Wedding Planner, we would love to assist you in your large Rancho Valencia Wedding at the grand Croquet Lawn. Everyone can enjoy the lush green scenery of the hills beyond. This romantic place can also be used alongside the captivating Fountain Courtyard. Perfect for cocktail hours, the place is embellished with the pristine terracotta fountain and fragrant flora blooms.

The rancho’s luxurious Terrace Room and Terrace Patio are also best for planning a wedding at Rancho Valencia. The dramatic feature of these locations are desirable for both indoor and outdoor wedding reception overlooking the glowing sunset over the hills. Both locations are embellished with creative and intricate wainscoted tiles and customizable lighting. And beyond the plantation-blinded doors behold the place’s breathtaking terrace awe-inspiringly decorated with series of arches and bougainvillea blooms.

The Rancho Valencia’s gorgeous Boardroom is also available for rehearsal dinners. The place features its extravagant yet elegant appearance created by its lavish high-back upholstered chairs, an open-beamed ceiling, plantation blinds, and a superb patio with small palms borders.

The venue also prepares its convenient 10,000-square-foot Spa Rancho Valencia for your bridal party. Relish upon the place’s serene and relaxing embellishments, beautiful Italian fountains, crystal-clear pools, and cozy treatment rooms. The Spa boasts its natural wild-crafted essential oils and marine-based products. Thus, it is the perfect place for high-end face, body, and skin treatments.