The Inn offers myriad ambiances from expansive green lawns and garden nooks
to ballrooms and banquet settings under the starry sky.
Characterized by a rarefied and genteel quality, The Inn sits at the edge of historic Rancho Santa Fe, off the quiet country lanes, with a year-round temperate climate. The sprawling grounds with its lush foliage, winding paths, blooming gardens, and charming architecture serve as outstanding backdrops for your wedding photography. Let our expert team help you create a bespoke wedding that speaks to your personalities, visions and sensibilities; that reflects the two of you as a couple and celebrates your joyous union. Whether it's an intimate open-air ceremony or grand tented affair, we make dreams come true.
This expansive green lawn is our main ceremony site where couples can say their "I Dos" in front of our stately 100-year-old Brazilian pepper tree with our historic adobe building from the 1902s as the backdrop. The sprawling lawn, accentuated by manicured lush gardens and towering trees, also overlooks the quaint village of Rancho Santa Fe with its Spanish Revival-style Architecture. Jagged mountains in the far distance add to the stunning natural setting. This site is also spacious enough for a tented reception. Take this lovely garden backdrop and turn it into a fairytale setting. Up to 350 people.
Across from the Croquet Lawn sits the slightly smaller Upper Lawn, another enchanting spot for a ceremony or reception. Most couples opt to hold their cocktail hour here… guests mingle while sipping signature cocktails of the bride and groom, and nibble on gourmet bites, while the wedding party finishes up their photos. Create your own lounge setting, surrounded by blooming gardens and birdsong. Think relaxed elegance and countryside charm. Up to 350 people.
This private garden area shines in many capacities whether you want a more intimate cocktail hour environment or seated dinner reception under the stars. Surrounded by greenery and festive strings of lights, brides and grooms can create a storybook setting that reflects their personalities and passions. Think moonlight and market lights; flickering votive candles and a blanket of stars above you and your guests; Seated reception for 200 people.
This stunning ballroom has lovely old-school charm with its high ceilings and chandeliers. It's ideal for a seated indoor reception or as a place to dance the night away with a live band. For couples desiring a long lasting reception, after party or late night supper, the Azalea Ballroom is the best bet. Guests can spill out onto the private Azalea Lawn. Let the spacious Azalea room serve as a canvas to paint as you wish. Up to 180 people or 120 with a dance floor.