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Sacred Mountain Weddings in Julian

Located outside San Diego in the lively town of Julian, California, Sacred Mountain should be one of your preferred outdoor venues. It is tucked in 61 acres of lush and unspoiled nature, has been in operation since 2014 and boasts two stunning ranch venues for guests to enjoy. 
Both ranches have a gorgeous setting featuring horseback riding, hiking, sunsets and mountain views. The farms are well equipped to offer comfort to all guests. They are also family-oriented, pet friendly and environmentally conscious.

Check out my list of Wedding Venues in San Diego to get inspired by more locations to have your wedding reception or ceremony.

Sacred Mountain gives you an unforgettable mountaintop wedding venue with access to one or both private ranches.
This venue lets you enjoy:
  1. Unique spaces for reception, ceremony and cocktail hour for a one-day wedding or choose a package with overnight accommodation in four residences.
  2. Complimentary décor in all packages for easier planning and flexibility.
  3. An extensive list of preferred vendors and approved outside vendors.

Sacred Mountain offers event spaces, and a house has unique and breathtaking views that are coupled with different amenities. This means you can truly tailor this venue for your needs. Here are the venue spaces available at Sacred Mountain:

Ceremony & Reception Locations

With around 12,000 square feet, the plateau creates a breathtaking view and site overlooking the Julian mountains.

Sunset Plateau


This space has an ancient stone staircase, a perfect spot for newlyweds grand entrance. This leads you to the private meadow from the courtyard.

The Meadow House is located next to the event spaces. It is a popular location for bridal parties, and the interior was thoughtfully designed with comfort in mind.

Sacred Mountain has an expansive courtyard that is connected to its indoor lounge. Both areas incorporate complementary décor and are ideal for dinner, dancing and toasts.

courtyard + lounge

Meadow house

Sacred Mountain has two competitive pricing packages. This venue offers comprehensive packages that make wedding planning a breeze. Here is a breakdown of some of their more common offerings:

This Package gives you 12-hour access: 10:00 am -10:00 pm, Use of Meadow house + bridal suite for the day, three event locations and all complimentary event décor. The pricing for this package varies based on preferred dates and holidays.

The price breakdown for the package is:
Monday - Thursday: $11,000
Friday: $12,000 
Saturday: $13,000 
Sunday: $12,000

This Package includes access to all the venue spaces and both ranches. This means up to 34 guests can be accommodated overnight. In addition to their Honeymoon House/Bridal Suite and Meadow House, you will have access to the charming Old Rustic Barn and ivy-covered Main House and Carriage House.

This package has a 2-night minimum stay, and the price breakdown is:
Monday - Thursday: $20,000 
Weekends: $23,000

Please note that the prices vary based on the dates and holidays. The dates and holidays are also categorized into:
High Season (May - October) - Maximum 150 wedding guests
Low Season (November - April) - Maximum 100 wedding guests

Private ranch one day Package

whole mountain destination package

Final Thoughts....

The Sacred Mountain is an ideal destination for your perfect wedding and you can start by filling out their contact form. Additionally, you can contact us for all your photography needs. We often find that weddings photographed here result in a charming, magical set of wedding photographs that become a truly memorable keepsake. 

Wedding Investment

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