11 Beautiful Micro Wedding Venues in San Diego

San Diego is a gorgeous city in every season, with beautiful mild weather all year long. From the sea breeze to the swaying palm trees, San Diego is picturesque and perfect for hosting exquisite events. The city is especially ideal for stylish outdoor events, with a wealth of gorgeous locations to host a wedding ceremony or reception. If you’re thinking of going small for your special day by having a micro-wedding, you’re in good company. Many couples have opted for smaller ceremonies with just their closest friends and family for reasons ranging from cost savings to caution about the health crisis. Whatever your reasons for going small, there’s plenty of gorgeous and memorable locations in and around San Diego to host your special day.

1. Trendy industrial loft

Beautiful Industrial Loft Space Downtown San Diego rental
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We’re opening this list of beautiful micro-wedding venues in San Diego with a trendy industrial loft in the East Village neighborhood. Known as Luce Loft, this vintage space is housed in the historic Carnation Dairy building that comes in at approximately 2,500-square-feet. This area gives you plenty of room for a small ceremony and any hors d’oeuvres and dancing you may wish. Book it here on Peerspace today!

2. Bohemian vibes

funky boho loft in SD
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This funky bohemian location is one of the most excellent micro-wedding venues in San Diego. Located in Encinitas, the space is in a quiet, low-density area away from the bustle of downtown. Complete with a carved wooden staircase and eclectic comfy furnishings, this venue is cozy and inviting. The atmosphere in the room is calm and casual, perfect for a small low-stress ceremony. Learn more about it on Peerspace.

3. Historic charm

modern loft in downtown SD
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If you’re looking for a warm, inviting reception location for a micro-wedding, this East Village location may just be perfect. Housed in the same historic building as our first pick, this cozy enclave has warm lighting and earthy accents throughout. At 1,500 square feet, this Peerspace venue can comfortably fit about 40 guests.

4. Great greenery

midcentury modern home with ocean views
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The spacious lawn of this mid-century modern home is a fantastic location for a relaxed micro-wedding. The space has ocean views right outside its backyard and is surrounded by gorgeous manicured greenery. Its backyard includes a deck that would be the perfect area for the vows, giving everyone in attendance a clear view. The perenially perfect San Diego weather means an outdoor ceremony should be worry-free at this Peerspace venue.

5. The funky enclave

barrio logan mission church san diego rental
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One of the best things about micro-weddings is that you can bend the rules. A celebration of love doesn’t have to be all off-white and flowery; it can be whatever you want. So if you’re looking for something a little more funky and artsy, this Peerspace venue in Barrio Logan is the place for you. It has eclectic styling, colorful walls, and a built-in stage. It’s a fluid indoor/outdoor space that totals 2,000-square-feet and can accommodate up to 70 people. The hosts even offer to coordinate with the local chefs and musicians they’ve built relationships with.

6. A rustic backyard

rustic outdoor venue
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Our next pick is a popular micro-wedding venue located just a few miles outside San Diego proper. This rustic backyard location has a landscaped gardens and rolling hill views. It’s perfect for celebrations of up to 40 people and looks stunning at sunset. One guest described her great experience as:

“I had my wedding ceremony with Koko’s space and it was so beautiful and we had a wonderful experience! Koko communicated with me right away from the beginning to the end! She is very nice and open! The pictures absolutely do not do justice to how beautiful and spacious the space is! Was pleased with how everything turned out and working with Koko!” Have a similarly amazing experience by booking it on Peerspace today!

7. The private art gallery

charming historic art gallery
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Here we bring you one of the coolest micro-wedding venues in San Diego. The space is housed in the Sterling Hardware Building and features high ceilings and exposed brick walls. It’s an active art gallery you can rent for the day for your special event. It adds both an air of sophistication and chill vibes. Located in the Gaslamp Quarter, it’s a lively, fun area surrounded by music, restaurants, and nightlife. At 4,500-square-feet, there’s plenty of room at this Peerspace venue for a ceremony, reception, and dancing.

8. Studio710

elegant spacious studio 710
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Studio710 is our next choice of fantastic micro-wedding locations in San Diego. The sophisticated space is located in the eclectic East Village neighborhood near historic homes, libraries, and restaurants. It has extraordinary natural lighting from the large industrial windows complemented by warm wood floors. Guests will be wowed by the high ceilings and great city views. Studio710 is one of the most gorgeous Peerspace micro-wedding venues in San Diego.

9. The backyard retreat

backyard retreat in chula vista
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Check out this stunning backyard landscape in Chula Vista. The terraced steps offer a dramatic backdrop for the vows while the lawn and patios are a comfortable relaxed space for guests. This Peerspace venue is manicured to perfection and creates an elevated yet calm atmosphere. One happy groom shared his experience as:

“Robert has a beautiful space, and he was responsive and an excellent host for me and my bride’s small wedding. The beauty of his backyard was a common topic of conversation among my guests. And Robert went above and beyond helping me with miscellaneous details throughout the afternoon. If you’re thinking about booking this space with Robert, do it!”

10. Look out across Mission Bay

rooftop venue with bay views
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Views. Views. Views. The Pacific Beach location looks out at stunning views of Mission Bay. The sunset reflecting off the water will dazzle your guests and demand gorgeous pictures. The beautiful rooftop deck stretches approximately 2,200-square-feet with room for up to 30 guests. It’s the ideal micro-wedding venue for its intimate size and world-class sights and is available here on Peerspace.

11. The artist’s warehouse

industrial indoor outdoor event space
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Our very final pick of great micro-wedding venues in San Diego is an example of elegant simplicity. The space is an all-white industrial space converted to host stylish events. It has excellent natural light and a relaxed SoCal vibe. Your guests will love how light and airy this Peerspace venue is! Because it’s essentially a blank slate, you can truly make your aesthetic mark with flowers and decor.

We hope you’ve enjoyed our list of the very best micro-wedding venues in San Diego!

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