Ocean Institute

24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive, Dana Point, CA
Max Capacity: 600 people
Are you planning a wedding, corporate event, workshop or meeting in the near future? Have you thought about hosting your next event at the Ocean Institute while enjoying the splendor of Dana Point Harbor and the Pacific Ocean? We offer a variety of facilities that can accommodate both social and private events. Weddings, rehearsal dinners, anniversaries and numerous other occasions have found a unique home at the Ocean Institute.
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Venue Style
Amenities
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Waterfront
  • Waterview
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 600
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 11,200
Serving the Dana Point, CA Area
Capacity: 200  
$1,440-$7,200 /event
Brand New Banquet Hall for Rent. We offer full catering and service packages, or bring your own food and drink. Our newly remodeled Banquet Hall is located in Ontario and has over 4,000 sq ft of space. With Victorian style decor that has a modern look and seats up to 150 guests. Our Package will provide you with all the necessities to enjoy a stress-free day. This package can include a delicious organic gourmet meal, great customer service from our wonderful staff, set-up and clean up, and so much more for additional price or simply rent the hall. With our rental, you bring in your own caterer and it gives you all the basics to create your own event from scratch. We have a variety of options. Please contact us to schedule a viewing or answer any questions you may have.
Serving the Dana Point, CA Area
Capacity: 650  
$129-$300 /event
Nestled in the San Bernardino Mountains between Lake Arrowhead and Big Bear, our 200-acre mountain retreat is conveniently located only 90 minutes from Los Angeles, Orange, and San Diego Counties. Our conference center is perfect for groups of all types, from small group gatherings of a few dozen people to full corporate retreats. Our spacious new dining hall, meeting rooms and cabins can accommodate large groups of over 600 guests. More than just a beautiful location, Pali Retreat is dedicated to creating a personalized retreat for your group. Our expert-led outdoor adventures are planned by qualified, attentive staff and tailored to meet your needs. We have over a decade of retreat planning experience and are ready to assist you in creating the perfect retreat.
Serving the Dana Point, CA Area
Capacity: 140  
$200-$900 /event
Conveniently located minutes from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel LAX – El Segundo is situated in El Segundo's premier business district. Our welcoming staff will greet you with a warm DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie. Local businesses, including Mattel, Boeing and Oracle, are only a short distance from our hotel. Relax in comfort in one of 216 non-smoking guest rooms equipped with 55" TVs, a laptop safe, and access to complimentary WiFi. A free breakfast buffet is served daily at the East Grand Bar & Grilled. Guests receive complimentary access to the Outdoor Pool, 24-Hour Fitness Center, and 24/7 Airport Shuttle with roundtrip transportation to LAX. Consider holding an event or meeting in our 4,513 sq. ft. of flexible venue space which feature plenty of natural light, A/V and catering capabilities. Each meeting room is located on the first floor, making breakout sessions navigable for your attendees. The 1,720 sq. ft. Pacific Palisades room is divisible into four configurations to accommodate various setups and also offers a direct entrance from the parking lot.
Serving the Dana Point, CA Area
Capacity: 400  
We love throwing parties, weddings, and corporate events. Let us help you plan yours. Celebrate poolside, fireside—or mountain-side in our new Sago Ballroom & Terrace.
Serving the Dana Point, CA Area
Capacity: 250  
$30 /person
Our Four Level Brick and stucco building Is located in Historic Downtown Pomona on Antique Row. Our Ballroom can accommodate up to 200 banquet style and 400 cocktail style. Your experience is only enhanced by the service and environment that makes your event go off without a hitch. Our staff tries to make every moment of your celebration memorable and special, from planning every last detail to throw the perfect party. So many selections of rooms under one roof.
Serving the Dana Point, CA Area
Capacity: 180  
$16-$75 /person
The Embassy Suites by Hilton Los Angeles International Airport North is located just one-half mile from LAX Airport and the Los Angeles coastline. Here you'll find the perfect balance of comfort and functionality - with spacious two-room airport hotel suites and elegant ballrooms. A short drive from downtown Los Angeles, this preferred choice of LAX hotels will pamper you in a laid back setting. Featuring 5,500 square feet of meeting space in 7 different meeting rooms that can accommodate up to 200 people, this elegant location offers the best in convenience, comfort, and style. Take advantage of creative menus, exceptional service and choices for a versatile Los Angeles meeting room. From selecting the best ballroom, to planning your menu, to executing your event, we are with you every step of the way. Our Executive Chef will prepare a memorable meal, and our knowledgeable catering staff will ensure a successful event, allowing you to be with your guests.
Serving the Dana Point, CA Area
Capacity: 200  
Back Bay Conference Center is a Full-Service Banquet Center & Meeting Room Facility that is located on the second level of Irvine Lanes in Orange County, California. We have the unique ability to offer a nice elegant dinner, executive meeting, networking event, holiday party or an energized team-building event. Our onsite catering continues to impress hundreds of events each year. We offer the highest quality ingredients for all of our meals, premium wine & spirits, and impeccable service. Experienced employees, professional and friendly event coordinators to help you with your event from start to finish. Whether your group is 10 people for an executive meeting or a 200-person holiday party, Back Bay Conference Center is the perfect location for you!
Serving the Dana Point, CA Area
Capacity: 550
 
Warm and inviting. Elegant and sophisticated. Enjoy your special event in beautiful surroundings while relaxing with the feeling that you’re among friends. Arbat Banquet Hall brings you unique benefits not offered elsewhere. The Grand Banquet Hall is 100 x 78 feet, with a 50 foot bar. There’s a raised stage for your music ensemble or band, or for company awards ceremonies and new product introductions. A raised Table of Honor awaits Bride and Groom or VIPs. Additional adjoining rooms give you tremendous versatility in party or event planning. We understand that you want to show your guests a fabulous time. And we also realize that staying within your budget is important. We'll help you do both. Welcome to Arbat Banquet Hall!
Serving the Dana Point, CA Area
Capacity: 500
 
$32-$90 /person
Embassy Suites LAX South is a Mediterranean inspired hotel conveniently located in El Segundo directly off the 105 Freeway on Imperial Highway. Our interior space is the perfect scenic backdrop featuring a natural light drenched atrium filled with lush tropical plants and koi filled ponds. We have over 10,000 square feet of banquet space, the perfect venue for your next event!
Serving the Dana Point, CA Area
Capacity: 120  
$6-$38 /person
$2,500 /event
Our Dana Point Harbor waterfront venue will be exclusively yours for private events after 3:30 pm, 7 days a week. Whether it is a casual business meeting, family celebration or romantic get-away you desire, Proud Mary’s is available for rent for private late afternoon or evening events. Our patio, equipped with retractable roof, sliding windows and overhead infrared heaters, offers a unique alternative to the standard banquet room. Groups of six to 120 will be treated to a personalized meal, freshly prepared by our talented chef and served by our friendly staff. The theme, decor and entertainment options available are only limited by your imagination. Our knowledgeable event planner is ready to assist in making your event memorable and worry free, and we'll make every effort to exceed your expectations.