Private & Corporate Events

Casa Romantica is southern California’s most exquisite blufftop estate. Our charming Spanish Colonial Revival home and 2.5 acres of exquisite coastal gardens provide an incomparable venue for executive retreats, meetings, and private gatherings from 10 to 150 guests. Questions? Contact our Private Events team at or call (949) 498-2139 x123.


Casa Romantica can accommodate up to 110 seated guests or 150 standing guests in the historic sun-filled Main Salon. The Main Salon is useful for educational or training seminars, recruiting sessions, leadership and other retreats, and corporate holiday parties.

We can accommodate up to 150 seated guests in our central Courtyard, which can be tented to accommodate inclement weather (additional fees will apply).

The Ocean Terrace accommodates up to 50 seated or 150 standing guests.

Our Octagonal Room, which boasts nearly 360 degree views of the Pacific Ocean, is perfect for Board Meetings, leadership retreats, and small informal parties and gatherings. The Octagonal Room accommodates up to 12 seated guests.


Main Salon, Courtyard, & Ocean Terrace
Monday - Thursday: $2,750 year-round
Friday, Saturday, Sunday & holidays: $3,850 November - April; $5,250 May - October

Rental rates are given for parties of up to 100 people. These rates include the use of the site (any or all spaces listed above) for up to 4 hours; rental of basic tables, chairs, and linens; set-up & breakdown; a Site Supervisor for the duration of the event; and cleaning fees. Rental time can be increased by $250 per half hour or part thereof. Rentals for events with over 100 people are the responsibility of the client.

Octagonal Room
Monday - Thursday: $1,200 year-round

Rental rates are given for parties of up to 12 people. This rate includes use of the room for up to 6 hours (business hours only); rental of basic tables, chairs, and linens; set-up & breakdown; and cleaning fees.

Inquire about hosting your corporate event at Casa Romantica


Catering is provided by our Exclusive Vendors, and is not included in the rental fee. Please contact the vendor directly for detailed pricing and menu options.

Carbonara Custom Catering
(949) 283-0387

Iva Lee’s Catering
(949) 291-4269

24 Carrots Catering & Events
(800) 717-1545

Sundried Tomato American Bistro & Catering
(949) 661-1299

White House Catering
(714) 528-6888


Casa Romantica rentals include 60” basic round tables, linens, and chairs for up to 100 people. Rentals may be upgraded through our exclusive catering company for an additional fee. The client is responsible for all additional rentals.

Signature Party Rentals
(714) 545-6777


For events that exceed fifty (50) guests, valet service is required. Please contact the vendor directly for pricing.

Best Valet
(800) 708-2538

Frequently Asked Questions

Valet, rentals, catering, florist and coordinator (if applicable) must be selected from Casa Romantica’s Exclusive Vendor List. All other vendors may be selected by the client(s) and are required to sign our Vendor Contract and provide a certificate of insurance naming Casa Romantica as additionally insured.

One of our Exclusive Caterers must provide the alcohol and bar service.

Casa Romantica has onsite surface parking. For events that exceed fifty (50) guests, valet service is required.

We can make arrangements for all of your A/V needs through one of our Preferred Vendors.


Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens
415 Avenida Granada
San Clemente, CA 92672
(949) 498-2139

Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization and is the historic home of the founder of the city of San Clemente. Casa Romantica provides programs for all ages in arts, music, history, horticulture, and literature and is a premier Southern California cultural center.

Copyright © Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens.
All rights reserved.


Monday — Closed
Tuesday — 11 am – 4 pm
Wednesday — 11 am – 4 pm
Thursday — 11 am – 4 pm
Friday — 10 am – 2 pm
Saturday — 10 am – 2 pm
Sunday — 10 am – 2 pm

Casa Romantica is closed on President's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day. We are also closed on these special dates:
Saturday, May 5
Wednesday, July 4
Sunday, September 9
Tuesday, September 18 - Sunday, September 23
Saturday, December 1