Modern and Urban Wedding Venus
The Scripps Forum - The Scripps Forum is probably the most popular wedding venue in San Diego. It's got a unique modern design and literally sits on the cliffs just above the beaches of La Jolla.
Luce Loft - Luce Loft is currently probably the coolest urban venue in San Diego. It's located in downtown San Diego smack dab in East Village and walking distance from Petco Park. It's got a really cool modern vibe with clean styling and architecture.
The New Children's Museum - This might be the most unique venue San Diego has to offer. It's overflowing with modern designs, amazing artwork and installations and even has an outdoor spot across the street that can easily accomadate a fairly large wedding ceremony. Another plus is that it's smack dab in the heart of downtown San Diego, has the nicest hotels within walking distance and even has one of the coolest parks directly across the street. It might be the most perfect wedding venue if you're looking for something completely unique.
Ranch & Rustic Wedding Venues
Leo Carrillo Ranch - Leo Carrillo Ranch is an old historic working ranch site located just north of San Diego in Carlsbad, it's easily one of our most favorite places to shoot. Peacocks roam freely, there's old Adobe buildings, loads of trees and nature, it's super unique and truly makes you feel as if you've gone back in time.
Bandy Canyon Ranch - Bandy Canyon Ranch is in Escondido just a quick drive outside of San Diego. It's got that cool outdoor California vibe and makes for an unbelieavable place to take photos. We certainly LOVE it!
The Bernardo Winery - The Bernardo Winery is a really incredible wedding venue and most San Diegans have no idea it even exists. It's nestled right in Rancho Bernardo and features just about everything you'd ever want in a wedding venue. It's got a rustic artistic elegant vibe and offers a plethra of amazing spaces to shoot in and around.
Wedding Venues With a View
The Ultimate Sky Box at Diamond View Tower - The Ultimate Sky Box literally looks over downtown San Diego and features an amazing deck to have your wedding ceremony on.
Tom Ham's Lighthouse - Tom Ham's Lighthouse is a pretty amazing place to get married. It sits out on the bay and has some pretty amazing views of downtown San Diego. At dusk this place is amazing.
Romantic Chic Wedding Venues
The Estancia - The Estancia is our absolute most favorite place to shoot in San Diego. It's got everything and is gorgeous in every way. It has succelent gardens, amazing fountains, cool modern architecture and a plethra of amazing scenery to shoot against.
The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe - This place is pretty amazing, it might be the most romantic venue we've shot at. The ceremony lawn in incredible and has a giant tree that can be the focal point of the ceremony decorations.
The Grand Del Mar - This is an amazing wedding venue located in Del Mar California. The grounds are immaculate and visually perfect in every way. It's hard to put into words how amazing this venue is but trust us you'll fall in love with it when you see it. Here's a link to a recent wedding we shot there: Jordan and Brittany's wedding at the Grand Del Mar
The Darlington House - This is an old historic home located in La Jolla just walking distance from the beach. It's an incredibly unique and eleagant home with fountaints, marble columns and one of a kind artwork throughout. If you're wedding has a vintage theme this is the venue for you.
Private Estate and Vineyard Wedding Venues
Orfila Vineyard - A local vinyard in Escondido surrounded by rolling hills and vineyards.
Ponte Winery - Walking onto the grounds of Ponte Winery feels like walking in Italy. It's located in Temmecula but it's completely worth the drive. The views and surrounding vineyards are stunning and the staff is amazing and easy to work with. The Barrell Room is an unbievable place to have your reception, your guests jaws will drop when they walk in. This is one of our aboslute favorite places to shoot for sure.