One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Dana Point, California 92629 USA
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Exquisite Reception Sites at This Southern California Resort

Find the perfect site for your reception. Host your next Southern California gathering at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel – a truly celebrated luxury resort, graced with virtually infinite venue options and innovative possibilities. From a cliff-top gazebo overlooking the Pacific, to lush lawns and romantic terraces, this prestigious Southern California retreat offers many stylish locations, to lend receptions just the right ambience – at any given moment.

The Plaza
French doors open to a commanding view of the Pacific Ocean from a private half moon balcony, heightening the allure of this elegant site.
The Monarch Bay Courtyard
Our spectacular Spanish tiled courtyard is complete with a rustic Mediterranean fountain and lush palms. This is the ideal setting in which to enjoy pre-event cocktails and socializing in a romantic al fresco setting.
The Pavilion
One of our premiere ocean-facing reception sites, The Pavilion features silk wall coverings, crystal chandeliers and domed ceilings. French doors open to reveal an Oceanside terrace. This venue provides an unparalleled setting for guests to enjoy an intimate reception with a majestic view.
The Pacific Promenade
The Pacific Promenade is one of the most unique event rooms in Southern California.  This secluded venue, set back from the bluff, offers an open air foyer that includes floor-to-ceiling windows offering breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean and the northern coastline. 
The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom
California elegance combined with contemporary accents are the hallmarks for our largest event room.