The most important day of your life is upon you. You have decided to say 'I do!' Now the planning begins, and you are faced with a very important decision: where will you tie the knot? Whether you are a local resident or a visitor seeking a destination for your wedding, the beautiful beach cities of Orange County have numerous options to choose from.
Here, we have highlighted three locations that promise superior service and some of the best views Orange County has to offer.
Located on Pacific Coast Highway, the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa" overlooks the beautiful beaches of Huntington Beach. The Hyatt is an ideal wedding venue for both informal ceremonies and extravagant affairs. Regardless of what you choose, every single detail will be attended to with the superior staff at the Hyatt. The Hyatt's California Courtyard offers picturesque views of the Pacific Ocean and reflecting fountains.
All Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa photos courtesy of Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa"
The Spa Courtyard is more secluded and serene and features a beautiful Koi pond. The Lighthouse Courtyard also overlooks the ocean and has a charming lighthouse tower in the background and a stunning mermaid fountain, perfect for a photo opp. There are also five reception locations to choose from, ranging from ballrooms to lounges.
The Hyatt will take care of all catering, photography, wedding cake and decorating needs as well. You can pick from pre-made menu selections or they can customize anything to meet your needs. The Hyatt Regency website is extremely thorough and has very detailed information about their wedding services."
With a full view of the Pacific Ocean, gorgeous Olive Trees and rows of aromatic lavender, The Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach prides itself on providing a unique and exclusive experience for each and every wedding. Pelican Hill only celebrates one wedding per day, ensuring each couple has a devoted and attentive staff. They also promise high standards on guest-to-staff ratio and luxury service. They offer two incredible bridal suites with an elegance that will translate nicely in photographs. Wedding ceremonies take place on the Wedding Lawn with breathtaking views 300 feet above the ocean." This timeless location is a spectacular place to say 'I do.'
Couple under the Wedding Rotunda on the Wedding Lawn"
Twilight Wedding at Pelican Hill"
Couple's First Dance at the Mar Vista Wedding Estate"
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During the reception, guests are treated as if they are dining at a five star restaurant, and each order is taken individually. What makes Pelican Hill stand out is their promise of superior and exclusive attention. The bride and groom are catered to and the guests are going to be treated with a unique experience. Pelican Hill's website is a great place to check out all they have to offer. "
If your perfect wedding day includes being right on the beach, you can't much closer than Pacific Edge Hotel on Laguna Beach. Their onsite catering staff puts a 'little bit of luxury into a traditional beach wedding,' and will custom design a menu and drink program for your special day.
The Pacific Edge is a quaint, yet elegant boutique hotel that offers accommodations for up to 150 guests. There are four reception options (the Bungalow Deck, The Deck, The Villa and the Green Room) that can also be ceremony locations, or you can have your ceremony right on the sand. You can rent it all or mix and match between the locations to design a wedding that is just right for you, with the help of their amazing onsite event coordinator, Andrew Tran. They also work very well with outside vendors if you already have a wedding planner in mind."
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Check out the Pacific Edge Hotel website for more details and photos of the event space.
When choosing a wedding location, it is incredibly important to be sure your day will be stress-free. Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa, Pelican Hill" and Pacific Edge Hotel" all offer services that will make your wedding day truly incredible. From stunning ocean views to opulent receptions, your special day will be everything you dreamed of. Please visit our weddings page for more resources.