The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel

Orange County



Nestled along the coast of the Pacific Ocean on Ritz-Carlton Drive, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel rises from the sandy shore as a stunning setting for an unforgettable wedding and reception. Conveniently located between Los Angeles and San Diego in Dana Point, this venue presents couples exceptional panoramic views of the beach. Constructed on a seaside bluff, the hotel features a beautiful architecture that complements the natural setting. Further equipped with a stylish decor and chic furnishing, this venue provides the sophisticated and elegant setting you always imaged for your wedding day. No matter if you are planning a grand event or intimate setting, the hotel provides a wide range of ceremony and reception spaces to suit your party size and nuptial needs. If you crave a magical moment with all of your closest family and friends, this hotel is a clear choice. Romantic and scenic, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is a lovely venue, inside and out.

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Park/Garden, Ocean/Waterfront View, Beach, Ballrooms, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 550 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 550 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 2:00AM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $5,000 to $10,000 for a ceremony and reception and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee. Please inquire with the venue for the exact food and beverage minimum applied to all events. A venue approved Wedding Coordinator is required for all weddings.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is estimated at between $23,297 and $33,055 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day of onsite manager
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Valet or public parking for a fee
Complimentary bridal room

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
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
Music must end by 2:00AM
No open flame
Music end time subject to end at midnight in certain spaces
Venue approved Wedding Coordinator is required