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Your Wedding at La Valencia Hotel in La Jolla

Updated: Sep 7, 2023

A wedding at La Valencia in La Jolla

La Valencia Hotel is a glamorous destination that opened in December, 1926! This breathtaking landmark overlooks miles of Southern California coastline. It is located directly above La Jolla Cove Beach. The hotel emits vintage elegance with Mediterranean style architecture, art and dramatic coastal views. This hotel is known for its romance and celebration similar to the L'Auberge Del Mar. La Valencia Hotel is one of the most romantic venues for a wedding in California.

A lovely and enticing destination, La Valencia is one of California's most sought-after locations. Walking down the aisle will be incredibly memorable with the stunning beach and ocean views. If you are in search of a timeless, graceful, and beautiful venue, this location should be on the top of your list! You can also check out this list of the best wedding venues in La Jolla.

a wedding ceremony at la valencia hotel

La Valencia Hotel Wedding Venue Options

There are many different locations to choose from on this extensive property. Are you are looking to have a ceremony with ocean views? What about an intimate rehearsal dinner, or a glamorous ballroom that hosts a large number of guests? La Valencia Hotel will suit each of your needs. Offering indoor and outdoor ceremony sites and three unique reception rooms, there is space to accommodate up to 175 people. La Valencia will help you create the perfect setting for your wedding day celebrations, bridal showers and rehearsal dinners.

Veranda Ballroom, Salon & Terraza

The Veranda Ballroom holds captivating ocean views. With a timeless black and white floor, crystal chandeliers and ocean view terrace, this creates a relaxed, glamour style setting. The ballroom is over 3,000 square feet and also offers indoor and outdoor locations for weddings and events with spectacular views and sunsets. This venue offers banquets and receptions that can host up to 170 guests.

A bride in veranda ballroom wedding at la valencia

The Garden

If you are looking for stunning views of the ocean and beach, The Garden offers a romantic coastal ambiance for an outdoor ceremony or reception. It is surrounded by bougainvillea, colorful flowers, and manicured hedges. There is plenty of space for an arch. The grass for tables creates an intimate and beautiful atmosphere. This venue hosts ceremonies for up to 150 guests.

A couple getting married at La Valencia hotel

Patio Sol At The Med

Patio Sol at The Med is a gorgeous, lush patio on the street side of La Valencia. The perfect spot for cocktail hours, receptions, and brunches post wedding. Patio Sol is an inviting and breezy space. The Patio hosts receptions and banquets of 50-150 people.

Wedding guests during a reception a La Valencia Hotel


Looking to celebrate in style? Ocean views and natural light create the perfect atmosphere for an intimate and charming day. The Galeria is sophisticated and charming. The rich sunset colors are accented by gorgeous open arched windows that overlook the La Sala Lounge. French doors open to two small balconies overlooking the breathtaking La Jolla coastline. Dinners and receptions host up to 50 guests.

A wedding at La Valencia Hotel

Vendimia Salon

An intimate space also known as the "blue room" is perfect for a ready room or venue for a private rehearsal dinner. In this room, you will see the hotel's red wine collection on display. This room emits both class and sophistication. The special venue hosts dinners for up to 30 people.

Groom photos at Vendimia Salon in La Valencia Hotel

Pricing for Weddings at La Valencia Hotel, La Jolla

The estimated cost per person for a wedding at La Valencia Hotel ranges anywhere from $95-$225. The wedding and reception packages include chairs, tables, linens, custom printed menus, and much more!

For more information, contact us at Willmus Weddings for the full wedding planning experience.

A couple kissing in front of La Valencia Hotel

Willmus Weddings

Whether you are expecting 50 or 150 guests, planning requires a lot more than just picking out pretty flowers or tabletop décor. A wedding planner also takes part in the roles of a coordinator who will run the show the day of. The planner does all of this, while helping you pull together your wedding! Planners can take care of everything on your to-do list, from choosing aesthetic details to going over vendor contracts and dealing with day-of emergencies. For these reasons, planners are a huge asset for busy couples hoping to complete their wedding checklist with minimal stress. Willmus Weddings is a full service wedding planning, photography, and videography company located in San Diego, California. We are excited to be there to make your wedding come to life. Leave the hard part to us!

Getting Married in San Diego, California

San Diego, California is a romantic place to get married, whether it is for a destination wedding or you currently reside here. First, if you are worried about weather, then sunny San Diego is the perfect place to plan your big day! It rains less than 12 inches annually and that’s virtually only in the winter months. You most likely won't need to worry about rain or clouds, so that you can plan your outdoor wedding stress-free. Secondly, there are many great tourist attractions and activities to do in San Diego! This means that your family can travel to your wedding and even make a fun trip out of it! Furthermore, La Jolla is a very romantic destination for a honeymoon. If you prefer to have your wedding in the same location as your honeymoon, we definitely recommend choosing the La Valencia Hotel.

La Valencia Hotel is a luxury wedding venue in La Jolla, California. With its breathtaking location, unparalleled service and award-winning cuisine, La Valencia has become a tradition for couples in love. Your wedding in La Valencia Hotel in La Jolla will be remembered forever. Check out our recent La Valencia Hotel Wedding Video and Contact us today to start planning!

Wedding Video at La Valencia Hotel in La Jolla

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