Why You May Consider Mountain House Estate When Searching for San Francisco Wedding Venues

Mountain House Estate – A Short Drive from San Francisco

Less than two hours from San Francisco, Mountain House Estate is the perfect Sonoma County wedding venue to escape to for a closeby destination wedding or elopement. Mountain House Estate’s features and amenities promise you a relaxed and stress-free wedding. Bring in your own alcohol and food trucks if you’d like. Get beautified in the comfort and privacy of the upstairs bridal suite with your bridesmaids. Choose where you’ll exchange your vows from several of our breathtaking locations, both indoor and outdoor. Mingle and relax with signature cocktails and hors d’oeuvres in the contemporary bar area. Dine on the beautiful patio or inside in air-conditioned comfort. Dance the night away under a blanket of stars. We’ll take care of you and make sure everything is exactly how you want it. Here are a few of our favorite highlights about our Northern California wedding venue:

  • Multiple ceremony and reception locations, both indoor and outdoor
  • No hidden fees
  • No unwanted surprises (corkage fees, service fees, and more)
  • We operate exclusively as a wedding venue (read more here)
  • BYOB and we also allow food trucks
  • Get ready in the Oasis (four makeup stations, many mirrors, including a full-size tri-fold mirror, a private bathroom with an enviable closet)
  • Get ready in the Hangout (60-foot gaming TV, two to 40-inch sports TVs, a shuffleboard table, a foosball table, and even a poker table and more)

San Francisco Wedding Venues

When looking at Northern California wedding venues in San Francisco, you probably want something more urban, such as a historic hotel or vies of the Golden Gate Bridge.

The East Bay of San Francisco simply refers to the eastern shores of the San Francisco Bay. Here lies the city of Oakland, the largest city and home to countless businesses that operate secondly as a wedding venue: museums, golf clubs, hotels, and event centers. But if you venture out further to Walnut Creek or Berkley, you can also find more venues with rural charms such as wineries and barn wedding venues.

The South Bay is also known as the Silicon Valley. Silicon Valley is the tech capital of the world and an excellent place for an upscale or urban wedding.

California Regions in or near San Francisco Wedding Venues:

  • Bay Area
  • East Bay
  • Lake County Wine Country
  • Lake Tahoe / Northern Sierras
  • Monterey and Carmel
  • Napa and Sonoma Wine Country
  • North Bay / Marin
  • North Coast / Mendocino
  • Redwood Coast / Humboldt County
  • Sacramento / Gold Country
  • San Francisco
  • SF Peninsula / Half Moon Bay
  • San Joaquin and Central Valley
  • Santa Cruz
  • Shasta / North State
  • Solano County
  • South Bay / San Jose
  • Tri-Valley and Livermore Wine Country
  • Yosemite / Mammoth / Forests

Distance from Mountain House Estate to other Northern California regions:

  • Cloverdale – 15 minutes (9 miles)
  • Geyserville – 25 minutes (19 miles)
  • Healdsburg – 30 minutes (27 miles)
  • Ukiah – 40 minutes (25 miles)
  • Santa Rosa – 45 minutes (41 miles)
  • Marin – 1 hour 20 minutes (72 miles)
  • Mendocino Coast – 1 hour 20 minutes (59 miles)
  • East Bay – 1 hour 36 minutes (96 miles)
  • Napa – 1 hour 40 minutes (70 miles)
  • San Francisco – 1 hour 45 minutes (96 miles)
  • North Coast – 1 hour 50 minutes (86 miles)
  • Sacramento – 2 hour 20 minutes (120 miles)
  • San Jose – 2 hour 30 minutes (140 miles)
  • Santa Cruz – 2 hour 50 minutes (165 miles)
  • Redding – 3 hours (190 miles)
  • Central Valley – 3 hours 15 minutes (165 miles)
  • Monterey – 3 hour 25 minutes (200 miles)
  • Carmel Valley – 3 hour 30 minutes (216 miles)
  • Tahoe – 4 hour 23 minutes (250 miles)
  • Yosemite – 5 hours (270 miles)

Northern California Regions

Bay Area | East Bay | Lake County Wine Country | Lake Tahoe / Northern Sierras | Monterey and Carmel | Napa County |  Sonoma County | North Bay / Marin | North Coast / Mendocino | Redwood Coast / Humboldt County | Sacramento / Gold Country | San Francisco | SF Peninsula / Half Moon Bay | San Joaquin and Central Valley | Santa Cruz | Shasta / North State | Solano County | South Bay / San Jose | Tri-Valley and Livermore Wine Country | Yosemite / Mammoth / Forests |

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About the Author, John Alden

John Alden is a Wine Country Wedding expert and the owner of Mountain House Estate, a Northern California wedding venue located near Cloverdale,  Sonoma County. Over the past 5 years, John has tirelessly worked to keep the property in pristine condition and has unmatched expertise about wine country weddings. In his free time, he enjoys working on classic cars in his garage.