Beautiful Mission Bay Wedding Receptions

Your perfect wedding venue awaits at one of Bahia Resort Hotel's unique reception locations. Dine and dance the night away in the grand ballrooms with stunning bay and city views, or spend the evening on a beautiful sternwheeler boat floating on the sparkling waters of Mission Bay. Bahia has customizable spaces to fit all your needs for your perfect San Diego wedding. Get in touch to start turning your dream reception into a reality.

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Mission Bay Ballroom

Square Feet: 7,992  | Capacity: Up to 500 Guests

One of our most versatile venues, the luxurious penthouse ballroom features stunning floor-to-ceiling windows showcasing the pristine waters of Mission Bay surrounded by a breathtaking panoramic views. With a wedding venue capacity of 100 to 500, the space boasts built-in marble-topped bars, high ceilings and crystal chandeliers.

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Del Mar

Square Feet: 2,100  | Capacity: Up to 92 Guests

The Del Mar Room sits just steps from the Bahia’s sandy beaches. Perfect for an intimate wedding party of 100 or less, the room’s bayfront patio opens onto our toes-in-the-sand ceremony area and invites the calm sea breezes to give your wedding an effortless Southern California beach experience. The room itself is light and airy, and the decorative ceiling adds another layer of beauty for your picture-perfect wedding day.

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Square Feet: 1,583  | Capacity: Up to 75 Guests

The wraparound windows of this bright beachside room look out on Mission Bay, the private resort dock and the Bahia’s vintage-style sternwheeler boats. With capacity up to 110, the Shell Room features a private entrance through a lush garden as well as an adjacent patio with an outdoor stone fireplace. The space can hold up to 180 guests when the Shell and Ventana Rooms are booked together.

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Square Feet: 1,600  | Capacity: Up to 50 Guests

Ideal for intimate San Diego weddings, this two-level ballroom offers a unique and airy floor plan for weddings up to 50. The private entrance opens to the resort’s beach paradise and windows offer a stunning view of Mission Bay. Need a little more space for a growing guest list or a dance floor for your first dance? The Ventana Room can be expanded to meet your needs.

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Bahia Belle

Square Feet: 1,843  | Up to 150 Guests

The charming Bahia Belle provides the ultimate venue for an unforgettable wedding celebration on the water. This Victorian-style paddlewheel boat, the smaller of the two Bahia sternwheeler boats, maintains an air of 19th century grace with hand-carved oak, polished brass, etched glass and winding staircases. During the delightful two-hour cruise, your wedding guests have three levels to explore as the captain navigates the quiet waters of romantic Mission Bay. The first level is perfect for a reception or buffet-style meal service for up to 50 guests, and the second level provides ample space for dancing, desserts and coffee.

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William D. Evans

Square Feet: 3,200  | Up to 200 Guests

The majestic William D. Evans can host wedding parties from 100 to 200 for a one-of-a-kind wedding day. The custom-built sternwheeler boat stretches more than 100 feet in length, from the tip of her three handcrafted wooden masts to the edge of her twelve-ton paddlewheel. Plan a ceremony at sunset on the quiet waters of Mission Bay, then let your guests enjoy a luxurious two-hour cruise surrounded by the vintage ambiance of ornamental pressed tin ceilings, winding wooden staircases, and stained glass skylights. Your guests can enjoy the Boiler Room Bar on the first level before heading to the dining salon upstairs. The promenade on the third level is perfect for dancing under the stars.

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