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; Bommer Canyon, Newport Vineyards and Winery, Soka University 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, call 949.467.5291.

Off-Site Venues

  • El Moro Beach Experience

  • Bommer Canyon

  • Mission San Juan Capistrano


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 State Park. 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.


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 fifteen-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 lush gardens, koi-filled fountains, original artifacts and adobe brick buildings, the Mission San Juan Capistrano is a captivating spot for a memorable event. Founded on All Saints’ Day on November 1, 1776, the historic landmark offers centuries of rich history and Spanish architecture. Our team will prepare an authentic “Early California” experience, with a charming Spanish theme and a menu ideal for the gathering. Choose from an alfresco garden event, an indoor setting in the distinctive church or the intriguing surroundings of a museum room.