Monterey County is a popular place to get married because of its natural beauty. With so many gorgeous wedding venues, it can be hard to narrow down what you're looking for. In this week's blog, we explore some of the best Monterey County wedding venues and what makes them special.
Memory Garden is a gorgeous venue, just a 1-minute walk from the Portola Hotel & Spa. It features a beautiful central fountain, magnolia trees, an arbor, and a flower garden. It's a beautiful choice for your ceremony and/or reception. Click here to find out more about booking Memory Garden with the Portola Hotel & Spa.
Memory Garden in Monterey
The Perry House
Nestled in Downtown Monterey, The Perry House was built in 1860 by a whaling captain and his wife. Today, it serves as a lovely event venue with beautiful architecture and charm. It also has a lovely courtyard, fireplace, and water fountain.
Mission Ranch in Carmel is a magical outdoor and indoor wedding venue. Driving onto the property, you are met with charming buildings and rolling green pastures with grazing sheep! Because Point Lobos, Carmel River Beach, and the Pacific Ocean are in the background, you are sure to have gorgeous wedding photos.
The Barns at Cooper Molera
The Barns at Cooper Molera is great for those looking for a rustic location. This picturesque venue offers a stunning ceremony and reception site. From their beautiful barn to their gorgeous outdoor space, complete with twinkle lights and oak trees, you can't go wrong with this venue.
The Barns at Cooper Molera Jodee Debes Photography
Folktale Winery, located in Carmel Valley, is an idyllic wedding venue with fairytale-like architecture and beautiful landscape. If you've dreamed of a wedding surrounded by vineyards and mountains, then Folktale Winery is perfect for you.
Folktale Winery. Photo Courtesy of Folktale Winery
This timeless, classy, and rustic wedding venue is a breathtaking outdoor space with lush landscapes. With lovely trees, gorgeous lawns, and views of the Carmel River, Gardener Ranch is every person's dream outdoor wedding space.
Holman Ranch offers a luxury wedding experience with rustic landscapes and architecture. This jaw-dropping venue has a variety of spaces to fit your wedding day vision. Their scenic panoramic views and gorgeous vineyards are what wedding day dreams are made of.
Beautiful Rustic Event Space of Holman Ranch. Photo Courtesy of Holman Ranch
If you are deciding between themes of California Country or European style architecture, Stonepine Estate has both venue types available! Choose between their Equestrian Center Lawns for a charming and rustic wedding, or their Tuscan-style Chateau Noel for an elegant and grand occasion.
Pebble Beach Resorts
No matter the size of your wedding, Pebble Beach Resorts will have a stunning location for you. Pebble Beach is a popular wedding venue here on the peninsula possibly because of the many ceremony and reception sites they have on property. Any of their picturesque sites will create a lovely backdrop for your big day.
Lovers Point is a beautiful park with a sea cliffs and Cypress Trees that overlook the Monterey Bay. Your guests will take in the natural beauty while they enjoy your wedding day.
Start Planning Your Big Day
To sum up, Monterey County is full of breathtaking venues, and it won't be hard to find your perfect wedding location. If you're traveling to Monterey to look at venues, looking to book your special day with us, or just looking for room blocks, our team is ready to help with the most memorable day of your life. Visit our website, submit a request, or call us at (831) 649-4511 to learn more.