1 Miramontes Point Road, Half Moon Bay, California 94019 USA
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With a breathtaking setting atop an ocean bluff, The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay is a natural destination for weddings and receptions. Our stunning indoor and outdoor wedding venues capture the beauty of Northern California, and can host both intimate and grand celebrations. Whether your ideal wedding is saying “I do” to a soundtrack of crashing waves or dancing the night away under elegant chandeliers, our Bay Area venues are the perfect choice.

Ocean Lawn
Ocean Lawn Wedding

Set atop an ocean bluff, overlooking 15 miles of sweeping coastline, the Ocean Lawn provides an unforgettable atmosphere for your ceremony. Afterwards, celebrate with a reception in one of our many beautifully appointed function rooms.
View of the ocean from The North Bluff
The North Bluff

With breathtaking ocean views, fresh sea air and tranquil sounds of the crashing waves, The North Bluff is the perfect place to exchange your vows.
Mar Vista Lawn
Mar Vista Lawn

The Mar Vista Lawn features 7,500 square feet of alfresco space for cocktail receptions, themed dinners, wedding ceremonies and receptions. It is highlighted by a large grassy space and an intimate seating area with Adirondack chairs and gas burning fire pits.
The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom Reception
The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom Reception

The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom is the ultimate choice for those seeking an atmosphere of grand elegance. This 7,100-square-foot ballroom is the largest on the Northern California coast and seats up to 300 guests for dinner with dancing. The opulant room is adorned with 17-feet high vaulted ceilings and includes chandelier lighting and luxurious carpeting.
Reception in The Observatory
The Miramontes Room, Terrace, and Observatory

The Miramontes Room, Terrace, and Observatory offers exquisite views of the majestic Pacific coastline. The natural light and vaulted ceilings perfectly complement the dynamic presentation, creating the ideal venue for a personal reception of up to 75 guests.
Weddings by The Ritz-Carlton
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