Carmel Mountain Ranch Estate

San Diego



Now that you have the perfect diamond, all you need is the perfect setting. Here at Carmel Mountain Ranch Estate, we believe that the start of your new life together or any celebration should be nothing less than extraordinary. Our remarkable reputation for outstanding service, exceptional cuisine, and our attention to detail will make your wedding day unforgettable.

Our outdoor gardens offers the ultimate open-air wedding experience with your reception only steps away in our spacious Mountain View Terrace Room with 180 degrees of breathtaking views of the mountain terrain. Complete with elegant settings, ornate chandeliers, high vaulted ceilings, crown molding, custom hardwood dance floor and all the extras, our wedding staff will ensure your special day is nothing less than perfect. For more information about our Wedding Packages and Reception Options please inquire below. Someone from our Catering Department will be happy to set up an appointment with you to come in and tour our venue and go over all of the pricing options with you.

Venue Style

Park/Garden, Ballrooms, Mountain, Vintage/Rustic, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 180 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 180 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 180 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. There is no end time for events.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,500 to $4,000.00 for a reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. There is a food and beverage minimum applied to all Saturday and holiday events, food and beverage minimum starting at $6,000. The wedding package shown on Wedding Spot is the Gold Package. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $500/hr. Please inquire with the venue for the exact food and beverage minimums that will apply and other wedding packages available.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Upgraded chairs
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
No restrictions on music end time