Elegant Reception Venues

Pelican Ballroom, Patio & Foyer 

An elegant venue option for making indoor and outdoor wedding memories, this spacious ballroom is highlighted by a vaulted ceiling and original artwork, while large, south-facing windows fill the room with beautiful California sunshine. An adjacent foyer is graced with distinctive custom furnishings, including hardwood credenzas with polished marble, and a patio with a partial ocean view sets the perfect stage for your cocktail reception. The ballroom is located on the second floor of the conference center, creating a secluded setting, ideal for private events.

    • 180 guests with a dance floor

Sand Dollar Terrace & Ballroom

The second-largest indoor venue at Surf & Sand Resort, the Sand Dollar Ballroom is perfect for intimate affairs. It pairs seamlessly with the Sand Dollar Terrace, which boasts a beautiful Mediterranean patio highlighted by elegant archways and creates an easy flow from the cocktail hour to the reception.

    • 80 guests with a dance floor

Sand Castle Patio & Ballroom

With a full wall of windows and sparkling mirrored wall accents, the Sand Castle Patio & Ballroom is certainly one of our brightest venues. French doors open onto a charming garden patio, with a sculpted fountain as its centerpiece, making it a beautiful backdrop for celebrating your big day.

    • 60 guests with a dance floor

Your wedding reception includes:

    • complimentary reception room rental
    • white floor length linen
    • white & maize overlays & napkins
    • mirrored centerpiece base
    • votive candles, 3 per table
    • framed table numbers
    • decorative iron easel
    • wood parquet dance floor
    • gift, guest book & place card tables
    • oceanfront guest room for the bride & groom on the night of the wedding

View our Elegant Reception Venues.

Please consult your Catering Manager for availability and applicable food & beverage minimums. Actual capacities may vary based on personal setup requests.