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Off-Site Venues

A collection of off-site experiences

In addition to the many event spaces at the Resort, we offer unique venues off property for you to explore. We have developed partnerships with several iconic destinations throughout Orange County such as; Mission San Juan Capistrano, Bommer Canyon, Newport Vineyards and Winery, El Moro Beach, yacht cruises, and Crevier Classic Cars. If you desire to hold your event at one of these locations, Pelican Hill can handle all the details from a creative themed menu to a variety of entertainment choices.

For more information, please call: 949.467.5291

Off-Site Venues

  • Mission San Juan Capistrano

  • El Moro Beach Experience

  • Pacific Avalon Yacht Cruises

  • Marconi Automotive Museum

  • Crevier Classic Car Museum

  • Lyon Air Museum

  • Bommer Canyon

  • Seven-Degrees

  • Private Homes

Set amongst lush gardens, koi-filled fountains, original artifacts and adobe brick buildings, the historic Mission San Juan Capistrano is a captivating spot for a memorable event. Our team will prepare an authentic “Early California” experience with a charming Spanish theme and a menu to resemble the rich history and Spanish architecture of the landmark. Choose from an alfresco courtyard garden event or a roaming reception amongst the museum locations. 

Whether you choose a relaxed beach barbeque, a classic clambake or an elegant dinner, a soiree on the sand will enchant your guests. Pelican Hill® is the exclusive caterer for this unique experience offered at El Moro Beach in Crystal Cove. The area is a natural seashore nestled between Laguna Beach and Corona del Mar. It’s the largest slice of nearby open space and features crashing waves, dramatic cliff sides and views of Catalina Island.

Take your next meeting or event out on the water with Pacific Avalon Yacht Cruises. Considered the top corporate charter, guests can enjoy the fresh ocean-breeze as the vessel cruises around Newport Harbor and beyond.

Bring your event to life amidst a gorgeous, eclectic mix of automobiles. With a beautiful open space and stunning high ceilings, the Marconi Automotive Museum plays host to parties of all sizes, including corporate events, team building, meetings and seminars, holiday parties and much more.

The Crevier Classic Car Museum provides an elegant backdrop for your special event with over 100 classic, exotic and rare vehicles on display.

With the John Wayne Airport runway as a backdrop, the Lyon Air Museum offers a historic and exhilarating feel for your meeting or event. Guests are in for a treat as they dine, dance and socialize amongst the wings of a collection of historic aircrafts and classic vehicles from the World War II era.

With all the classic elements of days gone by, this venue makes for a beautiful, natural setting with rustic charm. Part of The Irvine Ranch,® Bommer Canyon once served as the center of cattle operations for more than half a century. Today, old ranch buildings still stand on the 15 acre facility that includes sycamore trees, picnic tables and even a large chuck wagon. Our creative catering team can plan a casual or casually elegant event. Your guests will delight in the simple charm of life as it once was.

Set amongst the sweeping canyons of Laguna Beach, Seven-Degrees offers a new angle on the art of entertaining. This modern and distinctive space is a blank canvas for your meeting or event, allowing your dream experience to come to life.

Enjoy the Newport Coast lifestyle from a private home or villa overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Intimate dining accented by a private chef dinner.