Rancho Nicasio

1 Old Rancheria Road, Nicasio, CA 94946 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Rancho Nicasio

Rancho Nicasio is a historic roadhouse wedding venue located in Nicasio, California. Tucked away in the rolling hills of Marin County, this five-acre event site is surrounded by a beautifully manicured lawn and exudes 19th-Century charm and tranquil beauty. Since 1941, the impressive, picturesque and quaint Rancho Nicasio has welcomed thousands of couples on their wedding day.

Facilities and Capacity

Ceremonies are held on a stunning brick patio surrounded by flowering rose bushes, and guests can enjoy cocktail hour under the pines while taking in the view of soft rolling hills of the valley. Another cocktail hour spot is the legendary Rancho Bar, with rich wood paneling, a boot-worn wooden floor and a wood-burning stove. Receptions are held in the Ranch Room, decorated with local landscapes by acclaimed artist Carol Satriani, rustic sconces, wagon-wheel chandelier lifts and an original 19th-century brick fireplace. French doors lead to an open-air deck where guests can enjoy the cool evening air and twinkling lights. The Western Room boasts a rustic frontier motif in an intimate setting, with antique tools, vintage charm and a redwood deck.

Services Offered

Rancho Nicasio offers venue rental for weddings and other social events. Their professional event team will customize a package that meets your needs and budget for an exceptional and memorable wedding event. Event services offered include the following:

  • Chairs, tables, linens and china
  • Setup and cleanup
  • Event planning
  • Event rentals
  • Lighting/sound
  • Parking

Cuisine

Rancho Nicasio offers buffet and plated dish meal options with traditional entrée options. Plated dinners include wild salmon, portabella mushrooms, lemon pepper ribbon pasta and grilled tri tip.

Other Services

Rancho Nicasio is an ideal location for hosting private parties of varying sizes. In addition to wedding ceremonies and receptions, this location can accommodate all of your wedding events, such as engagement parties, bridal showers and rehearsal dinners. This venue is also available for hosting corporate meetings, holiday parties, birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions.

History

Rancho Nicasio was built in 1941 on the site of a historic hotel, and once again became the meeting place for the townspeople. Today, Nicasio has retained its rural atmosphere and tranquil beauty as a frontier town.

Location

Rancho Nicasio is located in the geographical center of Marin County. This venue is located within a 25-minute drive of many San Francisco and Bay Area attractions.

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4.9 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 5.0
  • Professionalism 4.8
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 4.9
  • Average response time 4.8

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    Tara · Married on 10/06/2018

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    Relaxed and Rustic

    Julii was amazing! I highly recommend Rancho Nicasio for an outdoor wedding. They take care of the linens/chairs, food, bar, setup and break down. They even have a ton of decorations we could use so we didn't need to buy all new things. The food was delicious and our guests had a blast!

    Sent on 10/21/2018
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    Irina · Married on 09/15/2018

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    The Perfect Wedding

    Our wedding at Rancho Nicasio was absolutely perfect; from the beautiful backdrop of the rolling hills to the delicious food (guests raved about it!) we couldn't have asked for a more perfect place. The staff, especially Julli and Max were great for helping with all of the details. They are well-organized and know what they are doing. The cost was reasonable and Julli has a ton of great ideas for decorations without breaking the budget. We can't wait to come back for dinner on our anniversary!

    Sent on 10/20/2018

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Rancho Nicasio FAQ

  • 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? $ 5,000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 2,500.00
  • 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? $ 500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Parking, 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? $ 15.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Bartender(s), House Liquor, House Wine, Limited Bar, Open Bar
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 6
  • Describe your venue: Barn, Farm/Ranch, Garden, Historic Building, Restaurant
  • 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? All Inclusive Packages, Bar Services, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Get Ready Rooms, Lighting / Sound, Set Up
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations
  • 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? Aisle Markers, Aisle Runners, Altar/Arch, Audio Equipment, Chairs, Dance Floor, Decor, Furniture, Lighting, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Shuttle, 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

Map

  • 1 Old Rancheria Road Nicasio, CA, 94946 See on map
    415-463-4501 (Phone number)

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