Welcome to The Portofino Hotel & Marina, South Bay's only oceanfront luxury wedding venue. Situated on a private peninsula within the beautiful King Harbor of Redondo Beach and home to uninterrupted sunset views. Combine this dazzling coastal backdrop with our personalized service and exquisitely prepared cuisine to bring that quintessential Southern California experience together to create the perfect wedding weekend for you and your guests.
The Portofino Hotel & Marina is proud to offer two spacious oceanfront ballrooms with unobstructed water views, sunset vistas and a picturesque outdoor ceremony venue located a few steps from the water. Seating up to 140 and 240 respectively, our Pacific Ballroom and Bayside Ballroom offer that storybook perfect Southern California luxury experience to say I Do and create sun-kissed memories to last a lifetime.
Our wedding packages are all fully customizable based on your needs and include white or ivory linens, Chiavari chairs, hardwood dance floor and candlelight to set the ambiance. Let our team assist you with recommendations for a wedding planner, photography, music and floral to complete the celebration. Our team of event professionals is here to attend to every detail of your dream day.
No wedding weekend is complete without a rehearsal dinner or farewell brunch, partnering with our famed BALEENkitchen or with one of our marina boats to complete the seaside experience. Additionally, we offer private changing rooms for each of your wedding parties to start the days’ festivities over champagne and brunch or perhaps bourbon and burgers.
We are happy to assist with room blocks for you and your out of town guests for the full destination wedding experience. Each room has been newly remodeled with luxuriously appointed amenities and each with private balconies onto the harbor or marina. Our Dockside Adventure Center also offers bicycle, paddle board and kayak rentals along with seasonal whale watching, fishing excursions and many more opportunities to share what you love most about SoCal with your visiting guests.
On behalf of our exceptional Culinary and Events teams, Congratulations! We look forward to welcoming you to The Portofino Hotel & Marina very soon to celebrate!
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Sheena has been with the Portofino since 2017 specializing in our Social Event market. She has been in the hospitality industry in the South Bay for over 6 years and prior to that did work as an Event Planner and Coordinator.
She is extremely versed in all social events but especially loves the wedding market. She is always ready to support our couples with any questions or concerns they have, from Design to Budget she will definnitely work with you to find the perfect fit!
Please reach out and ask any questions you might need or schedule a property tour to see our oceanfront venue and meet Sheena for yourself!
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Such an amazing venue! Love love love working there! Such a great group of professionals who take amazing care of their clients on such an important day....
The Portofino is a fantastic venue by the sea. I've been decorating and designing florals at The Portofino for over 20 years! You will find the staff wonderful to work with. The Director of Catering, Shelley Berry will work tirelessly to orchestrate the wedding of you dreams. The unique ballrooms offer breathtaking views of the ocean and the South Bay.
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The Portofino Hotel & Marina frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Portofino Hotel & Marina?
- Bridal Suite
- Set Up
At The Portofino Hotel & Marina, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
- Wedding Cake
What are the most important characteristics of The Portofino Hotel & Marina in terms of venue type, style and location?
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Portofino Hotel & Marina for wedding events?
- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does The Portofino Hotel & Marina offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does The Portofino Hotel & Marina offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Pet Friendly
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does The Portofino Hotel & Marina have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
- Chair Covers
- Dance Floor
- Tent Accessories
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