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Newport Beach Wedding Venues

Newport Beach, California (Orange County) offers many beautiful and unique locations to host a wedding ceremony. Here are some of the best Newport Beach wedding venues that Newport Beach has to offer, each with its own special features that make it a perfect place to say “I do.” From beaches and parks to golf courses and historic buildings, there is an ideal wedding venue for every type of couple looking to get married in Newport Beach. Read on for more information about some of these stunning locations.

If you would like for me to be your wedding day photographer, feel free to contact me at to learn more about the wedding packages that I offer!

The Fashion Island Hotel

Newport Beach Wedding Venues

The Fashion Island Hotel of Newport Beach offers a stunning backdrop for the perfect wedding day. From an intimate family gathering to a grand celebration with 500 guests, couples are sure to create their dream event in one of the many wedding venue areas! The Fashion Island Hotel of Newport Beach provides personalized service with comprehensive amenities including customizable catering options and onsite pastry chefs who will craft the ideal cake. Plus, newlyweds can enjoy round-trip transportation to capture beachside memories as well as complimentary suite accommodations following their special night. The experienced staff is readily available with helpful recommendations regarding entertainment, photography, and additional services – creating your dream event has never been easier or more convenient!

This wedding venue boasts impressive event spaces designed to make your wedding ceremony and wedding reception extraordinary. With over 8,700 square feet of space in the grand Ballroom (largest ballroom in Newport Beach) and a beautifully appointed atrium-style Yorba Room with skylights and floor-to-ceiling windows providing stunning views, guests will bask in luxury while socializing during cocktail hour or enjoying some fresh air on its private terrace. The Cabana Room & Terrace also offers an idyllic setting for special occasions surrounded by fine art and mood lighting that further enhance this memorable experience. Offering a tranquil escape from the everyday hustle and bustle, The Cabana Room provides an exquisite experience with sparkling Murano glass chandeliers, ornamental art panels to marvel at, plenty of natural light streaming in through expansive windows and doors. Wander out onto the extended alfresco terrace -- where you can quietly enjoy the natural light and the warmth of heated patio seating amidst flourishing landscaping.

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort

Newport Beach Wedding Venues

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort, located at 1131 Back Bay Dr., is an award-winning resort located in Newport Beach, California. It offers a unique opportunity to enjoy the beauty of Orange County's coastline with miles of waterfront views, picturesque sunsets, and breathtaking beaches. The Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort offers a stunning backdrop for your wedding ceremony. Whether you’re planning an intimate ceremony or a grand affair, the resort's serene beach setting and spectacular bay views will ensure that your special day will be one to remember. Also, with its prime location on the waterfront, it is an ideal destination for many activities such as swimming, kayaking, fishing, and sailing.

This wedding venue boasts a variety of amenities including expansive suites that feature balconies overlooking the bay and ocean-view terraces. The resort also provides access to a private beach club where guests can relax by the pool or take part in fun activities like volleyball and boat rentals. Visitors can also explore the nearby Balboa Island and take advantage of various recreational activities such as biking, golfing, and scenic cruises.

In addition to its beachside offerings, Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort also has Moe B's Munchies restaurant on site:

Moe B's Munchies Restaurant

Newport Beach Wedding Venues

Treat your taste buds to mouthwatering burgers, sandwiches, and bacon-wrapped hot dogs on the private outdoor patio at Moe B's Munchies. Sample the 14" pizzas made with only the freshest sustainable ingredients! Cool off in sunny Newport Beach this summer by sipping one of their hand-shaken margaritas or other delicious cocktails from the beachfront bar - and don't forget to enjoy a side of signature seasoned baked fries too! You can find all these tasty treats at Moe B's Munchies restaurant, which is inside Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina behind the Marketplace along its promenade.

The Resort at Pelican Hill

Newport Beach Wedding Venues

Make your wedding day extraordinary by hosting it at the luxurious wedding venue Resort at Pelican Hill. Experience all that this Mediterranean-style oasis has to offer, from its majestic rotunda and magnificent fountains, to spectacular ocean views and lush gardens. You and your guests are sure to have an unforgettable experience during the wedding ceremony and wedding reception. With impeccable services offered by a dedicated team of professionals combined with multiple indoor/outdoor event spaces available for ceremonies or sumptuous catered meals prepared with fresh ingredients - every detail is carefully crafted so nothing but perfection will be delivered on your special occasion!

Pelican Grill

Newport Beach Wedding Venues

Pamper your palate with beachy vibes and modern grill flavors at Pelican Grill, where the ocean views are mesmerizing! Come for lunch, dinner, or to watch a game—whenever you choose to go here, you'll be able to savor juicy steaks off the butcher's block alongside wood-fired pizzas and crisp salads. And don't forget those signature craft cocktails that make every meal special.

The Hyatt Regency Newport Beach

Newport Beach Wedding Venues

The Hyatt Regency Newport Beach is a legendary resort that offers 26 acres of meticulously manicured outdoor event space for your special day. (Outdoor event space is also great for holiday parties and corporate events.) With breathtaking views or starlit courtyard ceremonies and reception halls with sophisticated ballroom spaces ranging up to 26,000 square feet - couples can be assured their dream wedding ceremony will become reality! The modern audiovisual equipment and technological support at this wedding venue are perfectly complemented by the full-service professional wedding planners offering tailored experience from initial planning stages through executing picture perfect events – complete with exquisite catering services to ensure everything goes smoothly on this once-in-a lifetime occasion.

Harborside Grand Ballroom

Newport Beach Wedding Venues

With a long-standing history of excellence, Harborside Grand Ballroom is one of Newport Beach's most distinguished wedding ceremony venues. Having been designated as both State and National Historic Landmark in 1968—the highest honor for any building—this location proudly presents breathtaking views wrapped up with the charm from its famous cupola adorned with 1,500 night lights. Whether you’re looking to host an intimate gathering or large event with sweeping harbor views accommodating 50 to 500 people, Harborside Grand Ballroom is proud to offer affordable prices that include fabulous food selections plus complimentary full service bar service stocked premium wines!


When deciding on a wedding venue and wedding date, it's important to consider the specific details that will make your joyous occasion special. Newport Beach, CA (Orange County) has many beautiful and unique wedding venues that are perfect for all types of wedding celebrations, which is why people from all over Orange County (such as Huntington Beach, Costa Mesa, and Santa Ana) flock to Newport Beach during their wedding planning when looking for wedding venues.

If you would like for me to be your wedding day photographer, feel free to contact me at to learn more about the wedding packages that I offer!

-RayCee the Artist

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