Alisal River Terrace

Santa Barbara



Alisal River Terrace is a special area of the Alisal Guest Ranch, located in the heart of wine country in the San Fernando Valley. If you’re the kind of bride that desires an unforgettable location that is sure to make a long-lasting impression on guests, then you have found your match in the Alisal River Terrace! Take in the lush greenery of the River Golf Course and the natural light of the California sun as you say your “I do’s.” Take advantage of Alisal’s expansive lands and glowing golf course for blog-worthy wedding photos. Enjoy panoramic views of the Santa Ynez Mountains as you sip on a glass of fine wine during your cocktail hour or wedding reception. The sky-high beamed ceiling, huge wall-to-wall windows, vintage-style chandelier and rustic stone fireplace create an inviting setting that combines the warmth of the country with undeniable elegance. Alisal River Terrace is ideal for the bride who wants a modern wedding with unique rustic touches.

Venue Style

Event Center, Barn/Farm/Ranch, Golf Course, Park/Garden, Ocean/Waterfront View, Mountain, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 270 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 3:00PM. For reception only events, earliest set up time is noon. All events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,500 to $2,500 for a reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony is $1,500 with reception rental. A refundable security deposit ranges from $1,500 to $4,000 is required. For wedding events at Alisal Guest Ranch and Resort, forty percent of your total wedding guest count is required to stay at one of our 73 guest accommodations, with a two-night minimum on Friday and Saturdays. Room rates range from $525.00 to $725.00 per night and include daily complimentary breakfast and dinner with the room.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Alisal River Terrace is estimated at between $9,739 and $19,340 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 10:00PM