Elegant Newport Beach Wedding Venues Along California's Dazzling Coastline
  • Bride and groom standing on a boat dock

Weddings at Balboa Bay Resort

Tucked along the scenic California coastline, Balboa Bay Resort offers luxurious Mediterranean-inspired wedding venues in Newport Beach. Walk down the aisle against a backdrop of sunshine on our bay front lawn and celebrate in our Grand Ballroom or waterfront event spaces.

Ballroom Terrace evening
  • a long dining table with place settings for a wedding reception on the Bayfront Lawn

Let Us Make Your Dreams A Reality

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. (Outside catering is also available.)

Happily Ever After

bride and groom kissing between two yachts
Stunning Spaces
  • The Grand Ballroom
  • A table setting with white roses, pinks roses and white orchids
  • The grand ballroom decorated with white flowers and white chiffon

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.

Dimensions: 63′ X 109′
Area (Sq Ft): 6,867
Ceiling: ’18

  • Lighthouse Bar
  • Lighthouse Terrace
  • The Lighthouse room with pink and green table settings


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 130 guests for a reception.

Dimensions: 31′ X 83′
Area (Sq Ft): 2,978
Ceiling: 12′


  • Bayfront Lawn at sunset
  • Bayfront lawn decorated for a wedding ceremony with large amounts of white roses
  • A wedding party with everyone dressed in white on the Bayfront laen
  • The Bayfront Lawn set up for a wedding reception on a sunny day
  • The Bayfront Lawn decorated for a wedding reception with table settings and a dance floor

Bayfront Lawn

The Bayfront Lawn is an idyllic outdoor setting complete with bay views and beautiful greenery. The space offers stunning views for ceremonies of up to 300 guests.

Dimensions: 87′ X 40′
Area (Sq Ft): 3,480

  • The Library Lounge
  • The Library set up for a wedding


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 intimate weddings dinners,  Library offers more than 835 square feet of space for up to 50 guests.

Dimensions: 31′ X 27′
Area (Sq Ft): 837
Ceiling: 10′

  • A wine bar at a wedding venue in Newport Beach
  • Bay View Room Terrace
  • A beautiful wedding venue in Newport Beach.
  • The Bay View Room setup for a wedding

Bay View Room

The newly renovated Bay View room offers 1,764 square feet of venue space for up to 120 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.

Dimensions: 28′ X 63′
Area (Sq Ft): 1,764
Ceiling: 9′

  • Commodore room wedding


A more intimate setting with 2,025 square feet of venue space for wedding receptions up to 100 guests. This venue offers an outdoor terrace complete with bay views.

Dimensions: 75′ X 21′
Area (Sq Ft): 2,025
Ceiling: 9′


Capacity Chart

RoomDimensionsArea (SqFt)CeilingWedding Reception Cocktail
The Grand Ballroom63' X 109'6,86718'4501000
- Section A63' X 32'2,10618'110200
- Section B63' X 45'2,83518'160300
- Section C63' X 32'2,01618'110200
Lighthouse Room31' X 83'2,97812'130200
Bayfront Lawn87' X 40'3,480-120200
Bay View Room28' X 63'1,7649'100200
Commodore75' X 27'2.0259'100200
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