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An Iconic Carmel Wedding Venue

La Playa Carmel offers 75 guest rooms, a gorgeous selection of ceremony and reception venues, and a central location, just minutes from Monterey, placing serene beaches, renowned galleries, Carmel Valley wineries and scenic beauty at your doorstep.

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Our Venues


An enchanting garden setting for a ceremony or reception

La Playa Patio

Perfect for intimate outdoor affairs amidst the award-winning gardens

Pacific Room and Terrace

Spectacular ocean views and rustic architecture provide the perfect backdrop beneath the covered terrace complemented by heaters and a cozy outdoor fire pit

Garden Room

Picturesque views of the hotel’s lavish gardens and the Pacific Ocean featuring a private fireplace

Fireside Room

A charming setting for small events

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Spaces for all occasions

Intimate Weddings & Elopements

We are pleased to provide a wide variety of venues for your intimate ceremony and reception. Whether you wish for a luscious garden setting, a terrace with ocean views or historic indoor surrounds, you are sure to find an atmosphere that’s perfect for you!

Our Elopement Package is available for events with a guest count of 35 or fewer and includes a beautiful ceremony venue, one-night stay and celebratory champagne toast.

We Make It Easy For You on Your Big Day

Coordinating everything from flower arrangements and table settings to entertainment, meals and accommodations, your La Playa Carmel Wedding Specialist and our trusted partners will assist you with all of your planning needs.

Impeccable Taste


From hand-crafted cocktails and elevated contemporary comfort fare at Bud’s to extraordinary catered occasions for weddings and events, the culinary experience at La Playa Carmel is sure to please even the most discerning palate.

Select from our meticulously designed event menus which offer a diverse array of dishes, or customize a menu tailored to your tastes.

A History of Romance

Originally designed in 1905 by an artist for his wife, La Playa Carmel still resonates an aura of romance and old world charm. From the lush gardens and hand-laid brick patios, to the stunning views and ambient sounds of the Pacific, your wedding will be full of new memories infused with old world sophistication.

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  • Wedding Weekend

    From the rehearsal dinner to the post-wedding brunch, we can host your wedding weekend.

  • Group Rates for Weddings

    La Playa Carmel features 75 deluxe guestrooms and offers group rates for wedding parties and guests.

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