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Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort

Newport Beach, CA View map Visit website
4.0 out of 5 rating
15 reviews
Up to 350 guests

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Up to 350 guests

We here at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort want to help you plan the most amazing wedding celebration along the shores of the Back Bay of Newport Beach. Have you ever dreamed of exchanging vows on a sun-kissed secluded beach or hosting your reception right on the waterfront? With a choice of opulent rooms, breathtaking outdoor venues, and iconic settings to say ‘I do’, Newport Dunes brings your dream wedding to life. Our resort offers the best waterfront wedding venues in Newport Beach for your big day, from intimate celebrations for 50 people to grand weddings of up to 350 guests.

Our venues include:

  • Beachfront pavilions A, B, or C
  • Grand Gazebo
  • Back Bay Bistro Main Floor or Buyout
  • Marina Terrace with large lawn
  • West Beach Pavilion
  • Bayview Room & Garden
  • Marina Clubhouse

Our dedicated wedding team includes your wedding sales representative, our in-house catering team, and our banquets staff. Check out our photos to get an idea of the types of venues and weddings we can host. We are here to make your wedding day the best ever.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$25,000

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$18,000

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

$7,500

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$4,500

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Chairs
Set Up
Tables

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Cake Cutting
Server(s)

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$22

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

Bartender(s)
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

350

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?

50

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

9

Describe your venue:

Banquet Hall
Beach
Garden
Marina
Resort
Waterfront

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Elopements
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Bar Services
Catering Services
Clean Up
Event Rentals
Liability Insurance
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly
Wifi

What catering services do you offer?

Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Dessert
Hors d'oeuvres
Server(s)
Stations
Tastings

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Limited Bar
Liquor License
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Altar/Arch
Audio Equipment
Chairs
Dance Floor
Lighting
Tables
Tents

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

May
June
July
August
September
October

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
April
November
December
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    Lenora Married on 07/05/2019
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    Great food, atmosphere, and staff! Brianna and all the staff were so helpful and made our night really special!! Thank you Newport Dunes🙂

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    Sharon Married on 06/19/2016
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    Selina Grande did an exceptional job at coordinating the details before, during, & after our wedding/reception. Professional! Personable! Knowledgeable! Selina went above and beyond our expectations! Thank you Selina!
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Angela Del Toro
Angela Del Toro
Wedding Sales Representative

Greetings!

My name is Angela Del Toro & I am the Wedding Sales Representative here at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina. I am a passionate, independent, attentive, positive person overall, constantly always striving for the best.

I’ve worked at a Private Golf Country Club, the City of Lakewood, the City of Los Angeles, along with TGIS Catering offering the highest quality Catering & Event services. I have 8 years of event experience and have been involved in the execution of the top known catering services for special events such as, weddings, social events, and corporate events. Customer service & the satisfaction of all my clients is my top priority.

I love being able to work with people to make their day memorable for their special day, as it is a passion of mine and what I love to do. It is very rewarding to see the joy & excitement from the execution of our Wedding Ceremonies & Receptions!

I look forward to assisting you with your special day!

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Sincere Regards,

Angela Del Toro

Wedding Sales Representative

Professional Network & Endorsements

5 Endorsements
FLY BY NIGHT Disc Jockeys FLY BY NIGHT Disc Jockeys Wedding DJs

The Newport Dunes knows how to throw a party. They have an attentive staff of coordinators and servers. Where the Newport Dunes does not receive enough credit is for their food. The food is some of the best in Orange County. And with such a large facility, brides have many choices from beach front to elegant banquet rooms. So if your a flip flop or a high heel type of bride, the Newport Dunes has a place for your wedding. FLY BY NIGHT highly recommends The Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort!

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Newport Dunes is an amazing location due to the fact they have about 10 different locations on-site. You can pick and choose the PERFECT SPOT for your ceremony and reception!! If you are looking to have a waterfront location...this is your dream come true. You will find that Randi Zamora is extremely helpful, and has quite a bit of knowledge in the wedding industry. Randi has a very easy going friendly personality.

Reverend Michael Wedding Officiant Reverend Michael Wedding Officiant Wedding Officiants

For any Bride and Groom reading this endorsement: I am Rev. Michael and I Officiate at all locations in Orange County. And one of my top five favorite locations to Officiate at is the Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort. Their staff are, without a doubt, the best, the most flexible, the most organized and the nicest coordinators to work with. I receive so many rave reviews from my couples not only regarding the way they handle the Ceremony but the reception as well. I would be remiss in not telling you to at least call the Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort and investigate their venue. If you wish to know more, feel free to contact me at ReverendMichael@ReverendMichael.com http://www.ReverendMichael.com. Rev. Michael

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1131 Back Bay Drive Newport Beach, CA, 92660
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949-999-3121
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