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Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel

Santa Monica, CA

Ceremony & Reception Locations

Loews Ceremony & Reception Venues for Your Special Day

You’ve chosen your ideal mate, and the perfect ring. Now it’s time to pick flawless locations for your ceremony and reception. Luckily, at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, we have a wide variety of stylish venues for you to choose from—each more stunning than the next. In fact, of all the hotels in Santa Monica, we offer what may be the most romantic wedding locations.

Always dreamed of a destination wedding where you tie the knot barefoot? We’re happy to design a wedding where a strip of soft sand becomes the aisle. Or try our 8th Floor Balcony, where views of the changing tides act as your backdrop. Our own Ocean & Vine restaurant is the perfect choice for a more intimate gathering. It has a stunning patio with views of the Pacific and the Santa Monica Pier. From beachside casual to black-tie optional, it’s whatever suits your personal style. Of course, our Wedding Specialists will ensure that every detail of the décor rivals the setting—and is executed exactly to your liking.

Santa Monica's Premier Ocean View Venues

Ocean Atrium

Our first-floor ocean atrium is designed with sky-high ceilings and wall-to-wall windows allowing for a natural glow and a sense of fresh ocean breeze. Seats up to 110 guests.

Santa Monica Beach

Sun, sand, and the sound of the waves offer the perfect backdrop for your ceremony. Santa Monica public beach has many stunning outdoor ceremony options just steps from the hotel. Up to 149 guests without a permit are welcome; 150 guests and over require a permit from the City of Santa Monica. Ask for additional details.

Lower Pool Deck 

Our Lower Pool Deck is the premier location for oceanview weddings. Elevated four stories, the Lower Pool Deck grants unobstructed views of Santa Monica and the iconic Santa Monica Pier. This open outdoor area provides the quintessential Southern California experience. Seats up to 130 guests.

Arcadia Foyer

Located directly outside of Arcadia Ballroom, this open space is lined by the 40-foot palm trees and four-story atrium lobby. High ceilings and natural light provide the perfect space to enjoy the company of your guests. Seats up to 200 guests.

Arcadia Ballroom

Unsurpassed for elegance and flexibility, this large function space can be divided into five smaller spaces for more intimate events.

Venice Room

This 1,960-square-foot room is ideal for intimate receptions and special events, overlooking the Pacific Ocean with unmatched sunset views.

Catalina Ballroom

An elegant space, adjacent to our atrium lobby, Catalina Ballroom, measuring 1,633 square feet, features a private foyer and can be divided into three smaller sections.

Fireside Lounge

Offering sensational ocean views, Fireside Lounge offers a warm seaside living-room atmosphere for your guests. It features two fireplaces and is ideal for up to 50 guests for a cocktail reception.

Ocean & Vine

Our signature restaurant is available for full or partial buyouts. Ocean & Vine offers breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean and Santa Monica Pier and has a beautiful spacious patio.

8th Floor Balcony

Our intimate 8th-floor interior balcony offers breathtaking ocean views through floor-to-ceiling glass windows overlooking the Santa Monica and Malibu coastlines. The 25-foot glass atrium ceilings offer natural light and an open-air feeling. Seats up to 70 guests.

Palisades Salon

A space with natural light adjacent to our atrium lobby, this space is flexible enough to accommodate a variety of celebrations. Palisades Salon can be divided into four smaller sections and features a private foyer.

Start Planning Your Santa Monica Wedding:

Mercedes Smith
Catering Manager
P: 310-576-3135 | F: 310-458-2813

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