Via Maria Villa is a wedding and event venue in the foothills of Santa Barbara, California. The venue offers spectacular views, lush gardens and contemporary art in and around the luxurious home. The private residence boasts unique architecture and art that highlight Santa Barbara’s colorful landscape. The picturesque venue sets the perfect scene for a bridal shower, engagement party, elopement, rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony and reception.
Facilities and Capacity
The venue is perfect for weddings, combining a spectacular backdrop outside with a contemporary, luxury feel inside. The home features 35-foot ceilings, private dressing rooms, private bathrooms, a lounge area, a fully-equipped kitchen and a catering and dining area. The venue offers plenty of parking for guests, and also boasts a large outdoor pool and surrounding outdoor lounge area with stunning views. The inside of the home features a grand piano and is filled with contemporary art. The venue also has wireless Internet, but guests are responsible for providing audio equipment and video equipment. Via Maria Villa can accommodate as few as 25 guests and up to 150 guests in their five event spaces. The venue boasts indoor event space, as well as uncovered and covered outdoor space. The wedding venue’s peak season months include January, April through September and December. Off-peak months include February, March, October and November.
Via Maria Villa offer a wide range of event services for your wedding celebration. The venue provides a sufficient parking area, and also offers shuttle services, valet parking and wheelchair access. The private home and grounds are pet friendly, and welcome outside vendors. Outside caterers can use the residence’s kitchen space, and are responsible for setup and removal of all food. Outside alcohol may be allowed on the premises given proof of liability insurance. Via Maria Villa provides additional event services, which include the following:
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