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Elegant Newport Beach Wedding Venues Along California's Dazzling Coastline

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Tucked along the scenic California coastline, Balboa Bay Resort offers a luxurious Mediterranean-inspired setting for Southern California weddings. Walk down the aisle against a backdrop of sunshine on our beach and bay front lawns or celebrate in our Grand Ballroom or waterfront event spaces.


From simple ceremonies to grand affairs, let us make your dreams a reality with our exquisite Newport Beach wedding venues. Our distinguished staff provides magnificent 5-star service for the most lavish affair – large, small, formal, or relaxed. No matter how you envision your wedding day, the professional Balboa Bay Resort wedding staff will make certain that your needs are accommodated and wishes fulfilled.

Grand Ballroom

Grand Ballroom

Imagine your perfect day in our Grand Ballroom. With 7,000 square feet of indoor space for up to 450 guests, you’ll have plenty of room for friends and family.



Modern, waterfront indoor-outdoor event space featuring a full-service bar, attached small lounge, and private outdoor patio. Oversized glass accordion doors bringing light ocean breezes and sweeping harbor views, and the outside patio area offers blue Adirondack chairs surrounding a firepit overlooking the marina and harbor. The Lighthouse can accommodate up to 180 guests for a banquet and 250 for a reception.

Other Venues

Bayfront Lawn

The Bayfront Lawn is an idyllic outdoor setting complete with bay views and beautiful greenery. The 2,600 square foot space offers stunning views for ceremonies of up to 180 guests.


This cozy waterfront room features a fireplace, built-in bookcases and décor, natural light, a view of the harbor, and direct access to a private patio. Perfect for breaks, meals, and receptions, Library offers more than 835 square feet of space for up to 100 guests for a reception.

Bay View Room

The Bayview room offers 1,225 square feet of venue space for up to 250 guests. This newly converted room was once a restaurant and is equipped with a fully-functioning built-in bar, separated from the main function space by marbled credenzas. It also has its own service kitchen and private reception lobby. This waterfront room features natural light, with a second-story view of the bay and direct access to a spacious private terrace, perfect for a wedding reception.

Commodore Room

A more intimate setting with 2,025 square feet of venue space for up to 250 guests. This venue offers an outdoor terrace complete with bay views.