Wedding Reception Venues

Elegant Wedding Reception Locations and Venues at Chaminade Resort

Enjoy your guests company in several different locations for your reception.  Every location has a view of the sparkling ocean, and gorgeous hillside.  Your guests can enjoy drinks by one of  our fire tables or head inside and enjoy the playing music, and gaze out at the view through immense windows.

To learn more, please contact our Wedding Planners at 831.465.3421 or click here to email us.

Sunset Room

The Sunset Room features floor-to-ceiling arched windows with beautiful panoramic views of the Monterey Bay and wooded valley. Direct access the the Sunset Patio creates a dual reception location for your guest’s enjoyment. Deejay or band are welcome here, with a generous timeframe that extends until midnight. Watch the sunset set over the ocean through the huge bay view windows. A minimum of 125 guests/ packages is requested to secure these spaces on Saturdays and 100 on Fridays and Sundays.

Seascape Room

A stunning view of the bay and doors leading out to the Courtyard Terrace & Fireside Patio, lets your guests enjoy mingling outside during the reception taking in the gorgeous views. This room is for smaller, more intimate wedding parties, but still very spacious and comfortable.  Minimum of 75 guests/ packages (will accommodate up to 90). Indoor/outdoor lunch or dinner receptions, dinner dancing welcome. A minimum of 50 guests for Fridays and Saturdays

Fireside Patio

An ocean view and glass doors adjoining to the Seascape Room for indoor/outdoor receptions, along with outdoor access  to an intimate outdoor firepit, make this the ideal location for mingling. This reception area is great for guests who want a break from all the excitement, to go outside and relax while staying warm outside by the fire.

Sunset Patio

Perfect for sunset receptions with dramatic colors filling the sky and the views of rolling wooded hillsides. With the ocean in the midst, every angle is more beautiful than the next, and your guests will be in awe of their surroundings. Directly adjacent to the Sunset room, this allows your guests to enjoy the outdoors and surrounding natural beauty. Indoor/outdoor lunch or dinner receptions, 50-200 guests.

Santa Cruz Ballroom

The Santa Cruz Ballroom is our largest ballroom and features beautiful ocean and wooded valley views. A private balcony for your guests' enjoyment encompasses rolling hills and sparkling bay views. Your DJ or band is welcome in the Ballroom with a high, arched ceiling ideal for acoustics.

Seating Capacities

For your reception, the possibilities are endless. Choose the elegant setting that suits your needs and style. For more information on seating capacities, please contact our Wedding Planners at 831.465.3421 or email us.

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