Weddings by the Sea

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About Weddings by the Sea

Weddings by the Sea is a boutique wedding studio based in scenic Santa Barbara, California. Offering destination wedding and elopement packages, this venue creates a beautiful, memorable and intimate wedding experience for all their clients. For over 10+ years, they have helped thousands of couples say "I do" on the most beautiful historic and coastal locations. They have won six awards, including WeddingWire's Couples' Choice Award.

Facilities and Capacity
This stunning destination venue can host up to 50 guests for the smaller, more private parties, with the smallest gathering being 20. With a spectacular view of the Channel Islands, the sounds of waves rushing and an arbor with lovely white chiffon billowing in the wind, all couples are sure to have the most gorgeous destination wedding.

Services Offered
Weddings by the Sea offers comprehensive packages that streamline the wedding planning process and service all of the wedding essentials needed for your coastal ceremony. They offer an entire team of professionals from wedding planners to florists to musicians. Their wedding packages can be customized to fit your vision. They also offer several a la carte wedding essentials. The services they offer include:

  • Full planning
  • Event design
  • Partial planning
  • Day-of coordination
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Rehearsal dinner
  • Officiant
  • Photographer
  • Live music
  • Chairs
  • Flowers
  • Decor
  • Site crew and setup
  • Confidential marriage license
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169 Reviews for Weddings by the Sea

Recommended by 96% of couples


4.8 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.8
  • Professionalism 4.8
  • Flexibility 4.8
  • Value 4.8
  • Average response time 4.8
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    Mimi · Married on 08/25/2018

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    My husband and I were extremely happy with how beautiful our wedding ceremony turned out. Our guest loved it as well and couldn’t stop complimenting how amazing it was. We got married right before sunset late August and our photographer (that Catherine set up) was incrediable our pictures are beyond gorgeous! My husband an I are stationed across the country and she did everything over the phone and via email and I couldn’t be more greatful with how amazing she made sure everything turned out without even meeting us before. Cathrine thank you so much. You are amazing, so sweet and extremely talented!!!

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    Tyler · Married on 08/10/2018

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    What can you say, weddings bye the sea made our dreams come true.

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Awards

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WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2018 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2016 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2015 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2014 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2011 Winner

Weddings by the Sea FAQ

  • What is the starting price for day-of wedding coordination? $ 1,203.00
  • What is the starting price for partial wedding planning? $ 1,521.00
  • What is the starting price for full wedding planning? $ 3,513.00
  • Do you offer an hourly rate? Yes
  • What is the hourly rate? $ 75.00
  • What wedding events do you provide services for? Ceremony, Reception, Rehearsal Dinner
  • What wedding planning services do you offer? Day-of Coordination, Event Design, Full Planning, Partial Planning, Vendor Referrals
  • What weddings do you have experience planning? Civil, Cultural, Destination, Eco-Friendly, Non-Religious, Religious
  • How many planners are on your team? 3
  • What is the typical price for your wedding services? $ 2,502.00
  • Which of the following are included in the price? Ceremony Rehearsal
  • What is the starting price for your wedding services? $ 324.00
  • Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal? No
  • What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals? $ 127.00
  • What types of weddings and events do you provide services for? Non-religious, Interfaith, Ceremony Rehearsal, Vow Renewal, Civil Union, Single Religion
  • What religious affiliations do you serve? No Denomination
  • On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate? Less than 30 mins.
  • In which states are you licensed? CA

Professional Network & Endorsements

4 Endorsements

  • Divine Bits of Beauty Ceremonies
    Divine Bits of Beauty Ceremonies Wedding Officiants

    It is truly a pleasure to work with Catherine and her wonderful team at Santa Barbara Weddings By the Sea. Catherine is warm, professional, talented, creative and attentive to detail. She is a natural at creating extraordinary and beautiful events and is able to bring the visions of every couple to life with ease, grace, and efficiency. Catherine has a dedicated team of reliable and highly skilled individuals, who bring integrity and talent to each aspect of the ceremony. Planning a wedding in Santa Barbara could not be easier!

  • Dusty Hoesly - My Generation Weddings
    Dusty Hoesly - My Generation Weddings Wedding Officiants

    Kim works with couples to plan weddings which are perfect for them. Her attention to detail, speedy communication, and reassuring demeanor help guide couples through the process of realizing their dream wedding. I have officiated weddings for her many times and I am always impressed by the wedding moments she helps create, how comfortable each couple is on their wedding day, and how beautiful the ceremonies are. Kim does a fantastic job! I highly recommend Kim and Weddings by the Sea for any couple looking to get married in the Santa Barbara area--you'll be glad you did! – Dusty Hoesly, My Generation Weddings

  • White Doves Los Angeles Southern California
    White Doves Los Angeles Southern California Wedding Rentals

    I can't say enough about how impressed I am with the service, quality and knowledge of The Weddings by the Sea-Santa Barbara. The service is friendly, accommodating and professional. I highly recommend Them!

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  • Santa Barbara, CA 93105 See on map
    805-351-4468 (Phone number)
    9am - 7pm, Mon - Sun

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