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2051 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, California 92106
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San Diego Hotel Wedding Venue

Request for proposal Nestled along the shores of Shelter Island, the Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina provides a waterfront wedding setting that is truly spectacular. Ideal for both intimate and larger affairs, the hotel boasts several reception rooms with seating for up to 150 guests. All of the rooms deliver stunning views of our private yacht marina, Point Loma, and La Playa Cove. With San Diego's perfect weather, an outdoor ceremony in one of our two waterfront gardens is a year-round option.
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Wedding & Banquet Facilities

The Grand Marina Ballroom, set along our private yacht marina, is just steps away from the water. The Sunset Room is elevated a full story above the marina, offers sweeping views of Point Loma and La Playa Cove. If you plan on having a smaller affair, The Harbor, Bay, and Santa Barbara Rooms offer panoramic water views with a more intimate setting for up to 80 guests.

Quality Services

We vow to make your big day a stellar one. Our catering team will guide you every step of the way and help you create the perfect menus. Several packages are offered that cover everything from rehearsal dinners to receptions. Ceremony garden packages include archway, carpet runner, white folding chairs and PA sound system.

Detailed Wedding Planning

Every couple is unique, which is why we feature authentic touches and special event planning services tailored specifically to your needs. Our special events staff, personalized catering, and breathtaking views make our Shelter Island hotel the perfect location for your waterfront wedding. For more information about having your wedding at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Island Palms Hotel & Marina, please fill out our Request for Proposal form. A member of our Sales Team will reach out to you shortly, to begin planning your big day!


"My guests are still talking about the amazing view, food, and service. I was very fortunate to find the Island Palm Hotel and Marina. I cannot imagine my wedding at any other venue."
"We had our rehearsal, wedding, and reception and the Island Palms and we had an amazing time. The wedding was gorgeous, the food was DELICIOUS, and the service we had there was great."
"The property is beautiful and the employees are the best!"
"The customer service level just bowled me over - I don't experience such great service much nowadays. Everything went off beautifully, couldn't have been better. We had so much fun, and I didn't have to worry thanks to the fantastic staff."
"Anyone who ever plans a wedding should get married at The Island Palms, thanks for being such a helpful contribution to our special day!"
"Beautiful views of the Marina. Friendly helpful staff. Delicious food."
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