Best Temecula Wedding Venues
As an Temecula wedding photographer, I'm well-acquainted with the best wedding venues located Temecula, California!
Located approximately halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego, Temecula is an ideal locale for the couple looking for a destination-style wedding without the hassle of booking a flight. Temecula also has one of the highest concentrations of event spaces in a southern California city.
There are over 50 venues in Temecula. Nearly every venue features gorgeous landscaping and takes advantage of the sunny southern California weather, allowing you to enjoy the outdoors on your wedding day. Typical venue styles in the area include ranches, barns, estates, gardens, hotels, and of course, wineries!
Below I've populated a list of some of Temecula's most popular wedding venues! Whether you've been dreaming of an elegant or rustic wedding day affair, there's a venue fit for your big day!
If you’re looking for a vintage vibe with a gorgeous backdrop of greenery and fountains, this is the Temecula venue for you. The beautifully tended gardens and the rustic charm of the buildings offer a refined but natural setting. It’s the perfect way to invoke the feel of a wedding in the rustic country while maintaining the modern elegance of a formal event. Lake Oak Meadows has naturally gorgeous features like trees, a small lake, stairs surrounded by vines, and a beautiful stone building to host your wedding day. It’s very Cinderella, and it’s just a short drive from San Diego, Orange, and Los Angeles counties!
Lake Oak Meadows can accommodate up to 300 guests on their 10-acre estate. The space features an outdoor ceremony space and all formalities on your wedding day take place outside. The estate also also offers a dance lounge for the later part of your reception.
Lake Oak Meadows is located at 36101 Glen Oaks Rd, Temecula, CA 92592.
Bel Vino Winery offers gorgeous panoramic views of Temecula Valley. Bel Vino Winery is an outdoor wedding venue, and can accommodate up to 150 guests. Their on-site 3,300 SF Bel Vino House is offered to the couple on their entire day of their wedding for their wedding day preparations, and can even be booked the night before. Bel Vino's pricing starts at $85/guest for weekday weddings and $95/guest for weekend weddings. Hosting only one wedding per weekend allows Bel Vino's event staff to focus on making your wedding day amazing! Some of the extras Bel Vino includes for wedding days include linens, chargers, use of Bel Vino's rentals for your decor, and complimentary cake cutting!
Bel Vino Winery is located at 33515 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
Wedgewood Galway Downs is a rustic venue set on a horse farm. It’s got a strong country feel punctuated by a beautifully refurbished barn. There are plenty of outdoor areas to say “I do” and a modern carriage house ballroom to dance the night away. It’s the perfect way to incorporate a country chic style into your special day. The venue accommodates up to 300 people and features lounges for getting ready and exclusivity - the venue will only host 1 event per day. Wedgewood properties offer all-inclusive pricing and options to make wedding planning easy on their couples.
Wedgewood Galway Downs is located at 38801 Los Corralitos Rd, Temecula, CA 92592.
Ponte Winery capitalizes on the luxury of its vineyard by offering both sprawling outdoor venues and intimate indoor rooms surrounded by barrels of wine. This venue is one of a few in Temecula that also has an inn. There's a choice of two ceremony locations and three reception areas. With the ability to accommodate 80 - 400 guests, Ponte offers flexibility no matter the size of your event! This Temecula wedding venue gives couples plenty of stunning options for overall style and ambiance. Ponte Winery does offer some discounts to wedding couples, including 5% off for active military members, 10% off weekday weddings, and 20% off January and February weddings.
Ponte Winery is located at 35053 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
Wineries are known for the kind of scenery that sets the tone for a sophisticated event. This venue capitalizes on the natural beauty of the area and offers several different options depending on the size of your wedding, from small, intimate ceremonies to larger affairs. In every case, the gardens and landscape will make the perfect atmosphere for pictures! This venue has locations that will seat up to 1,000 people and will customize a package that works for your specific event. Wilson Creek Winery aims to make wedding planning easy for couples and in creating all-inclusive pricing, help them to avoid hidden costs. Weddings at Wilson Creek start as low as $85 per person.
Wilson Creek Winery is located at 35960 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
The Europa Village offers couples a beautiful venue that invokes a Tuscan feel and features stunning scenery… plus the option of a horse-drawn carriage for a dramatic entrance! This venue is charm personified and there are plenty of picturesque photo opportunities so we can get the perfect shot. The seasoned professionals at Europa Village will customize a wedding package to fit your needs for a wide range of sizes and budgets depending on what you’re looking for. Europa Village also as an inn on-site which has ten guestrooms.
Europa Village is located at 33475 La Serena Way, Temecula, CA 92591.
If you’ve always dreamed of getting married in a cottage in the woods, this venue will be right up your alley! Picture the cottage from Snow White and you’re on the right track. The Temecula Creek Inn features the beautiful Stone House and wood bridges that will look like a scene straight out of a fairy tale and accommodate up to 350 people. The average cost of a wedding at the Stone House for up to 100 guests is $15,000. In addition, if you’re looking for a more open space wedding surrounded by mountain views, The Meadows is a perfect option and will accommodate 150 guests. The average cost for a wedding in The Meadows is $10,000 based on 100 guests. Temecula Creek Inn also sets itself apart from many Temecula venues in that it features a 27-hole golf course, renowned restaurant, and an on-site hotel with 130 guests rooms.
Temecula Creek Inn is located at 44501 Rainbow Canyon Rd, Temecula, CA 92592.
Avensole Winery features beautiful grounds and a vantage point that offers views of not only their own grounds but the surrounding wine country. It’s like getting several vineyards for the price of one! There are plenty of walkways, a park and pond, and plenty of professionals to help your wedding day go perfectly. There are both indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception sites so you can be sure that the show will go on, rain or shine. Avensole Winery can accommodate up to 150 guests. Some of the included features for weddings include linens and flatware, China and stemware for your big day - little things to look for when you're adding up your total wedding costs!
Avensole Winery is located at 34567 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92592.
It’s apropos that a family-owned venue hosts incredible family affairs! Wiens Family Cellars prioritizes a comfortable, rural setting for a sophisticated affair. They offer a locally sourced menu and both indoor and outdoor reception areas, not to mention plenty of wine-country scenery for photo ops! One feature couples at Wiens love is the fact that they're also a brewery! Your guests can enjoy both amazing wines (I recommend Amour De L'Orange) and craft brews while they toast your wedding day! Wiens offers a ceremony site that sits right at their vines for gorgeous Temecula ceremony images. They can accommodate anywhere from 60 - 200 guests between their Vineyard View ceremony and reception site, Mountain View ceremony and reception site, Cellar Room, and Event Pavilion. Wiens Family Cellars offers discounts for weddings November - April and for military, police and fire service men and women.
Wiens Family Cellars is located at 35055 Via Del Ponte, Temecula, CA 92592.
The Callaway Winery offers a classic, wine-country wedding venue, perfect for the Temeluca area. Say “I do” with the sunset behind you on their West Lawn and enjoy a delicious meal on their outdoor terrace amongst the vines. Callaway Winery has a number of options depending on your event size. The Reserve Room seats up to 20 and is perfect for intimate events, while their Courtyard can accommodate up to 400 guests. Like many Temecula venues, one of their most popular wedding locations is the distinctive Barrel Room, which can accommodate up to 240 guests and features a backdrop of Callaway wine barrels lining the walls. For those looking to fulfill every fabulous wine-country wedding stereotype, this is the perfect venue for you!
Callaway Winery is located at 32720 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
When you think of old-world charm, you’re probably picturing the Mount Palomar Winery. Surrounded by mountain scenery, you’ll be saying your vows on a hilltop that gives you a perfect view of the valley. The gardens are always perfectly primped and the venue has gorgeous chandeliers and twinkle lights that will perfectly light the photos of you dancing the night away.
Mount Palomar is located at 33820 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
If you’ve ever pictured walking down a staircase in a gorgeous gown like Belle in Beauty and the Beast, look no further! Fazeli Cellars is constructed to invoke the feel of a palace out of a princess movie, so your wedding is sure to end with true love’s kiss. Between the elegant gardens featuring water fountains and the surrounding mountain views, this is the perfect venue for a fairy-tale day. This venue accommodates up to 200 people and a large banquet hall for the reception. Packages start at $110 per person and come with many standard offerings such as linens, dinnerware, a champagne toast, and passed Hors D'Oeuvres during cocktail hour.
Fazeli Cellars is located at 37320 De Portola Rd, Temecula, CA 92592.
South Coast Winery offers a serene setting for a wedding of up to 500 people, making it a natural choice if you're hosting a well-attended event. Their venue is quintessential wine country classic and with 30,000 square feet of space, the entire wedding will be able to dance the night away. As an added bonus, there is a spa on-site to address any pre-wedding jitters and a sprawling space that will allow you to create exactly the type of wedding you are looking for. A few special included touches for your wedding day include a complimentary two-night stay at South Coast's Mountain King villa for the newlyweds and shuttle service for your guests. You'll know if you've ever been to South Coast it's quite the sprawling property, so the shuttle service will help get the guests to your wedding events on time!
South Coast Winery is located at 34843 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
Peltzer Winery is one of the more distinctive wedding winery venues in Temecula in that they offer a range of sites to suit your wedding style. The Vineyard View ceremony offers classic vineyard views as you recite your vows. The garden ceremony has a dreamy ethereal feel. Crush House offers rustic styling complete with farm tables and exposed ceiling beams. The Farmstead is an outdoor setting featuring mulberry trees and romantic twinkle lights. No matter your style, the property offers a number of options to give you amazing photo opportunities!
Peltzer Winery is located at 40275 Calle Contento, Temecula, CA 92591.
Lorimar Winery is the epitome of modern class, with gorgeous views of vineyards and citrus groves that will make your pictures unforgettable. The wedding package comes with over a dozen perks that will make your day smooth and easy so you can focus on the important parts. With the Santa Ana mountains as a backdrop and the flexibility the venue provides, this is a perfect setting for a Southern California Vineyard wedding. Lorimar Winery can accommodate anywhere from 50 - 300 guests. They offer a Vineyard Lawn, for those who want to take advantage of beautiful southern California for an outdoor wedding, but also have a Barrel Room, with indoor/outdoor flexibility for your special day.
Lorimar Winery is located at 39990 Anza Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
Falkner Winery is well known for gorgeous sunsets and lighting perfect for getting the best possible wedding pictures, but beyond that, the gardens include beautiful white roses and star jasmine arbors that will give you the authentic Tuscan feel that wine country weddings are known for. Falkner Winery is set high on a hill and has some of the most breathtaking views in Temecula. Falkner is also one of just a few venues that allows hard liquor as an upgrade option. Another fun upgrade is the option for a horse and carriage takeaway. Heck, treat yourself - it's your wedding day!
Falkner Winery is located at 40620 Calle Contento, Temecula, CA 92591.
If you're looking for a winery wedding venue in Southern California, Temecula is a great region! Many couples initially come out to the area because there are so many great venues on "winery row," which can make getting around and choosing the right venue for you that much easier. A number of the wineries are still family-run and focus on creating an incredible experience for their wedding couples. Whether you're looking to host an event for 20 people or 1,000 people, there's a location that can serve your needs.
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