As an Temecula wedding photographer, I’m well-acquainted with the best wedding venues located in Temecula, California!
Located approximately halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego, Temecula is an ideal locale for the couple looking for a destination-style wedding without the hassle of booking a flight. Temecula also has one of the highest concentrations of event spaces in a southern California city. This means whether you’re looking for a winery, farm, or estate, there’s likely a venue fit for your wedding day!
There are over 50 venues in Temecula. Nearly every venue features gorgeous landscaping and takes advantage of the sunny southern California weather, allowing you to enjoy the outdoors on your wedding day. Typical venue styles in the area include ranches, barns, estates, gardens, hotels, and of course, wineries!
Below I’ve populated a list of some of Temecula’s most popular wedding venues! Whether you’ve been dreaming of an elegant or rustic wedding day affair, there’s a venue fit for your big day!
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Lake Oak Meadows’ wedding venue property features mature trees, a lake, large grassy area for ceremonies, and an outdoor reception space.
Lake Oak Meadows is an outdoor wedding venue dedicated to events. Unlike many Temecula wineries, this means you’ll have exclusive use of the property on your wedding day.
Lake Oak Meadows is an outdoor wedding venue, with an open lawn ceremony space and outdoor reception space as well. They do have a clear tent that can be utilized; however this is an extra charge during peak season. During their off-season, or December – February, use of the tent is complimentary.
While Lake Oak Meadows has a preferred catering partner, they do allow you to bring in your own beer, wine and champagne with the purchase of one of their bar packages.
Lake Oak Meadows Event Capacity: Up to 300 guests
Lake Oak Meadows is located at 36101 Glen Oaks Rd, Temecula, CA 92592
Learn more about Lake Oak Meadows at their website.
Bel Vino Winery offers gorgeous panoramic views of Temecula Valley. Bel Vino Winery is an outdoor wedding venue, and can accommodate up to 150 guests. Their on-site 3,300 SF Bel Vino House is offered to the couple on their entire day of their wedding for their wedding day preparations, and can even be booked the night before. Bel Vino’s pricing starts at $85/guest for weekday weddings and $95/guest for weekend weddings. Hosting only one wedding per weekend allows Bel Vino’s event staff to focus on making your wedding day amazing! Some of the extras Bel Vino includes for wedding days include linens, chargers, use of Bel Vino’s rentals for your decor, and complimentary cake cutting!
Bel Vino Winery is located at 33515 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
You can see a more in-depth overview of Bel Vino Winery here: Bel Vino Winery Wedding
Learn more about Bel Vino Winery at their website.
Wedgewood Galway Downs is a rustic venue set on a horse farm. It’s got a strong country feel punctuated by a beautifully refurbished barn. There are plenty of outdoor areas to say “I do” and a modern carriage house ballroom to dance the night away. It’s the perfect way to incorporate a country chic style into your special day. The venue accommodates up to 300 people and features lounges for getting ready and exclusivity – the venue will only host 1 event per day. Wedgewood properties offer all-inclusive pricing and options to make wedding planning easy on their couples.
Wedgewood Galway Downs is located at 38801 Los Corralitos Rd, Temecula, CA 92592.
Learn more about Wedgewood Galway Downs at their website.
Ponte Winery capitalizes on the luxury of its vineyard by offering both sprawling outdoor venues and intimate indoor rooms surrounded by barrels of wine. This venue is one of a few in Temecula that also has an inn. There’s a choice of two ceremony locations and three reception areas. With the ability to accommodate 80 – 400 guests, Ponte offers flexibility no matter the size of your event! This Temecula wedding venue gives couples plenty of stunning options for overall style and ambiance. Ponte Winery does offer some discounts to wedding couples, including 5% off for active military members, 10% off weekday weddings, and 20% off January and February weddings.
Ponte Winery is located at 35053 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
Learn more about Ponte Winery at their website.
Wineries are known for the kind of scenery that sets the tone for a sophisticated event. This venue capitalizes on the natural beauty of the area and offers several different options depending on the size of your wedding, from small, intimate ceremonies to larger affairs. In every case, the gardens and landscape will make the perfect atmosphere for pictures! This venue has locations that will seat up to 1,000 people and will customize a package that works for your specific event. Wilson Creek Winery aims to make wedding planning easy for couples and in creating all-inclusive pricing, help them to avoid hidden costs. Weddings at Wilson Creek start as low as $85 per person.
Wilson Creek Winery is located at 35960 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
Learn more about Wilson Creek Winery at their website.
The Europa Village offers couples a beautiful venue that invokes a Tuscan feel and features stunning scenery… plus the option of a horse-drawn carriage for a dramatic entrance! This venue is charm personified and there are plenty of picturesque photo opportunities so we can get the perfect shot. The seasoned professionals at Europa Village will customize a wedding package to fit your needs for a wide range of sizes and budgets depending on what you’re looking for. Europa Village also as an inn on-site which has ten guestrooms.
Europa Village is located at 33475 La Serena Way, Temecula, CA 92591.
Learn more about Europa Village at their website.
If you’ve always dreamed of getting married in a cottage in the woods, this venue will be right up your alley! Picture the cottage from Snow White and you’re on the right track. The Temecula Creek Inn features the beautiful Stone House and wood bridges that will look like a scene straight out of a fairy tale and accommodate up to 350 people. The average cost of a wedding at the Stone House for up to 100 guests is $15,000. In addition, if you’re looking for a more open space wedding surrounded by mountain views, The Meadows is a perfect option and will accommodate 150 guests. The average cost for a wedding in The Meadows is $10,000 based on 100 guests. Temecula Creek Inn also sets itself apart from many Temecula venues in that it features a 27-hole golf course, renowned restaurant, and an on-site hotel with 130 guests rooms.
Temecula Creek Inn is located at 44501 Rainbow Canyon Rd, Temecula, CA 92592.
Learn more about Temecula Creek Inn at their website.
Avensole Winery features beautiful grounds and a vantage point that offers views of not only their own grounds but the surrounding wine country. It’s like getting several vineyards for the price of one! There are plenty of walkways, a park and pond, and plenty of professionals to help your wedding day go perfectly. There are both indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception sites so you can be sure that the show will go on, rain or shine. Avensole Winery can accommodate up to 150 guests. Some of the included features for weddings include linens and flatware, China and stemware for your big day – little things to look for when you’re adding up your total wedding costs!
Avensole Winery is located at 34567 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92592.
Learn more about Avensole Winery at their website.
The Callaway Winery offers a classic, wine-country wedding venue, perfect for the Temeluca area. Say “I do” with the sunset behind you on their West Lawn and enjoy a delicious meal on their outdoor terrace amongst the vines. Callaway Winery has a number of options depending on your event size. The Reserve Room seats up to 20 and is perfect for intimate events, while their Courtyard can accommodate up to 400 guests. Like many Temecula venues, one of their most popular wedding locations is the distinctive Barrel Room, which can accommodate up to 240 guests and features a backdrop of Callaway wine barrels lining the walls. For those looking to fulfill every fabulous wine-country wedding stereotype, this is the perfect venue for you!
Callaway Winery is located at 32720 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
Learn more about Callaway Winery at their website.
When you think of old-world charm, you’re probably picturing the Mount Palomar Winery. Surrounded by mountain scenery, you’ll be saying your vows on a hilltop that gives you a perfect view of the valley. The gardens are always perfectly primped and the venue has gorgeous chandeliers and twinkle lights that will perfectly light the photos of you dancing the night away.
Mount Palomar is located at 33820 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
Learn more about Mount Palomar Winery at their website.
If you’ve ever pictured walking down a staircase in a gorgeous gown like Belle in Beauty and the Beast, look no further! Fazeli Cellars is constructed to invoke the feel of a palace out of a princess movie, so your wedding is sure to end with true love’s kiss. Between the elegant gardens featuring water fountains and the surrounding mountain views, this is the perfect venue for a fairy-tale day. This venue accommodates up to 200 people and a large banquet hall for the reception. Packages start at $110 per person and come with many standard offerings such as linens, dinnerware, a champagne toast, and passed Hors D’Oeuvres during cocktail hour.
Fazeli Cellars is located at 37320 De Portola Rd, Temecula, CA 92592.
Learn more about Fazeli Cellars at their website.
South Coast Winery offers a serene setting for a wedding of up to 500 people, making it a natural choice if you’re hosting a well-attended event. Their venue is quintessential wine country classic and with 30,000 square feet of space, the entire wedding will be able to dance the night away. As an added bonus, there is a spa on-site to address any pre-wedding jitters and a sprawling space that will allow you to create exactly the type of wedding you are looking for. A few special included touches for your wedding day include a complimentary two-night stay at South Coast’s Mountain King villa for the newlyweds and shuttle service for your guests. You’ll know if you’ve ever been to South Coast it’s quite the sprawling property, so the shuttle service will help get the guests to your wedding events on time!
South Coast Winery is located at 34843 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
Learn more about South Coast Winery at their website.
Peltzer Winery is one of the more distinctive wedding winery venues in Temecula in that they offer a range of sites to suit your wedding style. The Vineyard View ceremony offers classic vineyard views as you recite your vows. The garden ceremony has a dreamy ethereal feel. Crush House offers rustic styling complete with farm tables and exposed ceiling beams. The Farmstead is an outdoor setting featuring mulberry trees and romantic twinkle lights. No matter your style, the property offers a number of options to give you amazing photo opportunities!
Peltzer Winery is located at 40275 Calle Contento, Temecula, CA 92591.
Learn more about Peltzer Winery at their website.
Lorimar Winery is the epitome of modern class, with gorgeous views of vineyards and citrus groves that will make your pictures unforgettable. The wedding package comes with over a dozen perks that will make your day smooth and easy so you can focus on the important parts. With the Santa Ana mountains as a backdrop and the flexibility the venue provides, this is a perfect setting for a Southern California Vineyard wedding. Lorimar Winery can accommodate anywhere from 50 – 300 guests. They offer a Vineyard Lawn, for those who want to take advantage of beautiful southern California for an outdoor wedding, but also have a Barrel Room, with indoor/outdoor flexibility for your special day.
Lorimar Winery is located at 39990 Anza Rd, Temecula, CA 92591.
Learn more about Lorimar Winery at their website.
Falkner Winery is well known for gorgeous sunsets and lighting perfect for getting the best possible wedding pictures, but beyond that, the gardens include beautiful white roses and star jasmine arbors that will give you the authentic Tuscan feel that wine country weddings are known for. Falkner Winery is set high on a hill and has some of the most breathtaking views in Temecula. Falkner is also one of just a few venues that allows hard liquor as an upgrade option. Another fun upgrade is the option for a horse and carriage takeaway. Heck, treat yourself – it’s your wedding day!
Falkner Winery is located at 40620 Calle Contento, Temecula, CA 92591.
Learn more about Falkner Winery at their website.