Indian Wedding Venue: The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

Indian Wedding Venue Features:

  • Luxury resort destination wedding
  • Experienced in Indian weddings

About Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort:

  • Located in Santa Barbara, California
  • Approximately 110mi. north of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
  • Event Amenities: tables, standard banquet chairs, linen, silverware, glassware, china, dance floor, lighting, servers, staff, and more.

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara resort is a destination wedding venue. You’ll probably want to have all of your weekend events at this private, secluded resort tucked away in Santa Barbara.

Ceremony Capacities:

  • The Ocean Lawn is the most popular ceremony venue with stunning elevated ocean views and seats up to 500 guests.
  • The Oval Lawn and the Bluff each seat 220 guests and also feature ocean views.
  • The Bacara Ballroom seats up to 1250 for a ceremony.

Reception Capacities:

  • The Bacara Ballroom seats about 770 guests for a reception. This ballroom features an adjoining terrace and lawn. Guests will seamlessly enter the grand Bacara Ballroom with 23′ ceilings and enjoy the surroundings throughout the night on the ballroom’s 6 balconies.

Pricing Info:

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Indian Wedding Venue Friendliness:

  • Allows Outside Catering? Yes
  • Allows Horse Baraat? Yes
  • Allows Elephant baraat? Yes
  • Allows Car Baraat? Yes
  • Allows Outdoor Ceremony Flame? Yes
  • Allows Indoor Ceremony Flame? Approved on a case-by-case basis.
  • Consumption Bar Option? Yes
  • The Ritz-Carlton Bacara welcomes all types of weddings.
Indian wedding in the Ocean Lawn at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara. Photo: Lin & Jirsa Photography
Another perspective of an Indian wedding in the Ocean Lawn at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara Resort. Photo: Lin & Jirsa Photography
Gorgeous ocean views from the Ocean Lawn at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara Resort in Santa Barbara. Photo: Matei Horvath Photography
An Indian wedding mandap in the Ocean Lawn at The Ritz-Carlton Bacara Resort. Photo: Lin & Jirsa Photography
The verdant grounds surrounding the resort are the perfect backdrop for your photo shoots. Photo: Lin & Jirsa Photography
Have an outdoor sangeet! Photo: Matei Horvath Photography
Palm tree lined baraat. Photo: Matei Horvath Photography
The First Look at an Indian wedding with the ocean background. Photo: Lin & Jirsa Photography

Photo: Michael and Anna Costa Photography

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Other Luxury Indian Wedding Venues in Southern California:
Hotel del Coronado (Coronado Island, near San Diego)
Balboa Bay Resort (Newport Beach, Orange County)

Montage Laguna Beach (Laguna Beach, Orange County)
Monarch Beach Resort (Dana Point, Orange County)

The Resort at Pelican Hill (Newport Coast, Orange County)
The Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel (Dana Point, Orange County)

Other Indian Wedding Resorts in Southern California With Ocean or Bay Views
Hotel Maya (Long Beach)
Balboa Bay Resort (Newport Beach, Orange County)
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort (Santa Barbara, California)
Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort (Huntington Beach, Orange County)
Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach (Huntington Beach, Orange County)

Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa (Dana Point, Orange County)
Paséa Hotel & Spa (Huntington Beach, Orange County)


Venues in the $45++ to $59++ Per Person Price Range:
Hilton Anaheim
Hotel Maya (Long Beach)
Hilton Long Beach
Irvine Marriott
The Westin Long Beach
Hotel Irvine
Hyatt Regency Long Beach
Hilton Long Beach
The Westin Long Beach

Venues in the $60-$80++ Per Person Price Range:
Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Renaissance Newport Beach 

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Cover Photo: Lin & Jirsa Photography

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