Your wedding is a once in a lifetime event and your exchange of ‘I do’ marks the start of your amazing journey as a couple that will be imparted to your loved ones for a long time to come. Thus, where you held your wedding should also be a remarkable one.
Pelican Hill is a deluxe and splendid wedding setting on the Newport Coast. It is directly off the Pacific Coast Highway which holds the record as one of the most noteworthy worldwide hospitality ratings by winning Five Stars in the 55th yearly ratings by Forbes Travel Guide.
You can enjoy the Oceanfront Wedding Venue from the great classical Italian rotunda that showcase the magnificent view of the Pacific Ocean. Not only that, the impeccably designed Mediterranean landscapes, beautified by rolling hills of our widely acclaimed golf course emanates the glorious beauty of nature.
Unlike any other resort wedding, Pelican Hill Wedding provides privacy for you and your guests. You can embrace the solemnity of your wedding celebration as it will be held in the Mar Vista part of the resort, separating you from other visitors, restaurants, and pools. Thus, you can ensure that there will be no tourists or unknown guests captured in your photos and videos.
Wedding Prep at Pelican Hill
When arriving at Pelican Hill, you can rest assured that our Wedding Coordinators together with Pelican Hill Wedding Butler is ready for you – and guide you to your bridal suite onsite. The bridal suite is separated away from the wedding ceremony site. There is a vast room for the bride, bridesmaids and family. In this case, while your makeup artists do your hair and makeup, you can unwind and make the most of your pre-wedding moments in complete comfort.
Moreover, the full-length mirror in the wedding suite makes excellent, symmetrical effects for the bridal photos taken before the first look or ceremony.
In the meantime, the groom can prepare in a standard room, or in one of the rooms reserved around the hotel. Each room, passage, and even bathroom in the hotel is always well-prepared for picture-taking.
The resort’s Italian rotunda nests 300 feet above ocean level, giving you a panoramic scenery of the ocean.
Taking photos at the resort’s lawn and rotunda are an absolute necessity for your wedding here at Pelican Hill. Some wedding couples love to enrich the rotunda with hanging, ceiling fixtures, as well as decorative designs for the wedding.
As part of the Pelican Hill Wedding Planning, the resort’s gardens and pathways are prepared for first looks and romantic couple sessions. And aside from the wonderful rotunda scene, the resort’s pathways are perfect for various natural scenes.
Bridal Party Shots at Pelican Hill
The rotunda is also perfect for the wedding party photographs
Ceremony Site at the Pelican Hill
To fully admire the California oceanfront ceremony, here is some inspiration showing a portion of our preferred wedding ceremony decoration theme arrangements for the rotunda. The design possibility of the rotunda is endless depending on your wedding color and floral designs.
Reception Site at the Resort
Above the ceremony site holds the wedding reception ballroom. The interior design of the reception ballroom embodied the coziness of a home, especially the wooden ceiling .
Your wedding guests can also enjoy the perfect view of the sunset that the room’s huge windows behold.
Night Photography Sessions
The wonders of Pelican Hill resort are never-ending. We also have a concealed spot for you to enjoy which is the parking lot rooftop. This area is ideal for wedding party photographs, couple’s session photographs, or evening time photographs.