Summer is the perfect time for outdoor weddings and Los Angeles and the areas surrounding it are great locations to say "I Do." From the beach to local hotels, Southern California has a lot to offer in terms of nuptials. Below is a list of locations throughout Southern California that any bride would love.
Villa de Amore- Located in Temecula, CA, it is central to Orange County and San Diego. This private estate is perfect for wine lovers, as it has a 360 view of the Temecula Wine Country. Whether it be the bride that wants to splerge on her big day or the bride that is on a budget, this location can accomedate any bride's needs. For the splerging bride, the venue can create your dream wedding FOR you with their "all inclusive wedding package". For the bride on a budget, the venue can also cater to a minimum of 50 guests with their discounted vendors.
Elings Park-Santa Barbara's biggest public park offers three different venues to chose from for an ideal outdoor wedding. Voted The Knot's "Best of Weddings" 2011 pick, this venue is ideal for the nature bride. With a large lawn fit for 300 guests, gardens, amber trees, and poppies, this venue is beautiful for a summer wedding.
Rancho Chiquita-Located in the Malibu mountains, this private home venue overlooks the ocean and 250 acres of rolling hills. Inspired by Mexican style, this location is both private and spacious with a beautiful courtyard and Lawn and Garden Terrace. Brides and their bridesmaids can use a private Bridal Room to do hair, make-up and take photographs beforehand. Renowned chef and restaurateur Geraldine Gilliland offers her food for any occasion, with cuisine from Mexican, Chinese to Indian and Barbeque. This location is perfect for the Latina bride or anyone who wants to incorporate a Mexican style in their wedding.
Tivoli Terrece- Winning Wedding Wire's "Bride's Choice Awards 2011," this venue is located in the Laguna Beach Canyons and offers exclusive wedding packages. These packages include wedding coordinators, floral decorations, live pianist, a dressing room, wedding rehearsal, among more. Donned with a chapel and grand staircase, this venue offers a very romantic outdoors experience for all. The location includes trees, plants, and fountains surrounding the ceremony area while the reception includes candlelight, stained glass and a Sycamore tree. For the nature lover or hopeless romantic, this Laguna Beach venue is the perfect outdoors location.
Hotel del Coronado- Located in San Diego, this beachfront hotel was named the "number-one wedding destination in America" by the Travel Channel and is perfect for those who want a variety of options by the beach. Whether a bride wants to be literally ON the beach, in a garden or a ballroom, this hotel has 42 different rooms to chose from. With such a big event to plan, the hotel even offers suggestions of venders that they have used before, amongst other things. Whether simple, romantic, fancy or picturesque, this hotel is picture-perfect.
Castle Green-This seven story Spanish-style hotel is located in Old Pasadena and has a marble stairway in its lobby, perfect for a bride's grand entrance. Whether a bride wants a wedding for hundreds of people, or a close group of friends, this venue offers multiple rooms for each and a lush garden for a perfect romantic ceremony.