La Jolla Shores Hotel

San Diego



Located on two beautifully landscaped acres at the edge of the ocean, the La Jolla Shores Hotel is a captivating setting to inspire the most memorable events. Imagine beach, ocean and breezes going hand-in-hand with thorough planning, perfect execution and comfortable pricing. Its premier event space is the Hotel’s private beach with no limit to the beauty and drama of gentle breezes, warm sun and the world’s greatest ocean. The Garden Patio, which covers approximately 3,500 square feet, enhances every outdoor event with a wonderful setting of beautiful Spanish Saltillo tiling, lush flora and fauna and a serene fountain. Located steps from the beach and nestled in the greenery, this patio is the spot to enjoy the sights, sounds and sun of the beach. The Acapulco Room is the largest space and offers an outdoor tri-level terrace with panoramic views of the ocean, La Jolla Cove and Scripps Pier. Or go uber elegant with the La Jolla Room & Patio featuring its vaulted ceilings with exposed beams, windows on three sides of the room, chandeliers and patio with Spanish decor. The full-service catering staff is under the culinary direction of award-winning Executive Chef Bernard Guillas and Chef de Cuisine Percy Oani. The La Jolla Shores Hotel offers the best in beach-style dining with elegance and innovative menus to exceed your every expectation.

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Ocean/Waterfront View, Beach, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 100 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $250 to $2,500 for a reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee to rent the Courtyard or Beach for a wedding ceremony ranges from $750 to $2,000 based on location. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $200/hr. There is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at La Jolla Shores Hotel is estimated at between $13,801 and $25,343 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Dance floor
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Complimentary sparkling toast
Accommodations for couple night of wedding

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Valet parking or shuttle service required
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 10:00PM
Amplified music is not allowed on the beach at any time
No glass or alcohol is permitted on the beach
No rice or birdseed
Valet parking required for groups with a guest count of 50 or more