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As a San Diego native, I believe San Diego County one of the most beautiful and diverse places in America. It's home to both beautiful beaches and mountains.  Downtown San Diego has its own urban beat that comes alive every day. 

If you're thinking about getting married in San Diego, you're not alone. Every year, San Diego hosts over 14,000 weddings!  You can find wedding venues in San Diego to host elopements or small weddings to wedding venues that produce elaborate and grand affairs to everything in between.  Truly, there is an ideal wedding venue for everyone! With that being said, finding the right venue takes time and with so many choices it can get overwhelming. 

I've created this page with the intent of doing some of the research for you so selecting the venue of your dreams will be easier for you.


Wedding Venues in San Diego

Japanese Friendship Garden, Balboa Park

Your special day deserves to be celebrated in a picturesque, unique venue that has everything you need to make your fairytale wedding come to life. This stunning venue was designed to highlight the friendship between San Diego and Yokohama and, as such, combines influences from both nations.

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2215 Pan American Rd. E,
San Diego, CA 92101

(619) 232- 2721

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River Garden Wedding and Event

Your event or wedding deserves to be held in a unique venue that will leave you awed. Seated on over 30,000 square feet of event space, River Garden provides a beautiful blank canvas outdoor/indoor setting that you can transform into your desired space design. 
This venue provides a gated indoor and outdoor space that has covered patios, mature trees, a lush garden, waterfalls and a large gathering space for all of your friends and family. The venue provides an intimate space with natural features which are inspired by physical landmarks from all over the world. 


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390 Mimosa Ave, Vista, CA 92081

(760) 309- 4006

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Rancho Bernardo Inn

Your wedding day should be glamorous and as memorable as it can be. For the day to be fruitful, you must have it in a venue that befits memories and fantasies. With manicured gardens, sun-splashed terraces, spacious and inviting ballrooms, and elegant resort ambiance; Rancho Bernardo Inn combines uniqueness and the finest décor ensuring that you have a memorable wedding. 

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177550 Bernardo Oaks Dr,
San Diego, CA 92128

(855) 574-5356

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Sacred Mountain, 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. 




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2323 Farmer Road, Julian, CA 92036

(760) 765- 1800

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Twin Oaks Garden Estate

You need the ultimate storybook venue on your special day. With a history dating to over 100 years ago, Twin Oaks Garden Estate offers a vintage wedding venue featuring lush gardens, tranquil waterfalls, twinkling rose harbors and a romantic space with towering trees of a private, intimate forest. 
Twin Oaks offers a restored grand parlor that could serve as your bridal party quarters. Further, it provides a traditional gentleman’s clubhouse that provides a unique setting for relaxation and unwinding, working as a sanctuary for the groom. 



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236 Deer Springs Road,
San Marcos, CA 92069

(760) 510- 1606

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