Watch Emily + Jack's wedding highlight film at Wind and Sea in Big Sur, CA (3:30 minutes)

A Wind and Sea Wedding in Breathtaking Big Sur

Wow, Wind and Sea wedding venue in Big Sur is easily one of the most beautiful places I've ever shot. Emily and Jack chose to host their closest friends and family at this gorgeous location. We had a special morning where we went out early in the morning, parked at a nearby vista point, and had some time together before the busy day began. They made coffee and exchanged private vows, it was a sweet time.

Enjoy this beautiful wedding gallery at Wind and Sea.

If you're considering booking a wedding at this venue, jump to the bottom of this blog to read more about the venue, local hotels, and the best local restaurants in the area!


Considering hosting your wedding at Wind and Sea Big Sur?

If you're looking for a picturesque venue that effortlessly combines the awe-inspiring power of the ocean and the quiet intimacy of a house and an outdoor bath, look no further than Wind and Sea. Nestled along California's stunning Central Coast, Big Sur offers a mesmerizing backdrop that will truly make your special day unforgettable.

The Wind and Sea venue in Big Sur is a romantic couple's dream. With its prime location overlooking the rugged coastline and the vast Pacific Ocean, this breathtaking venue provides a magical atmosphere for capturing intimate and romantic moments. Imagine the soft whispers of the sea breeze and the gentle crash of waves as you compose stunning shots against the dramatic cliffs and pristine beaches. The Wind and Sea venue truly embodies the spirit of love, blending the beauty of nature with the celebration of commitment.

Big Sur's weather is often described as coastal paradise. With a mild Mediterranean climate, the region experiences pleasant temperatures throughout the year, making it an ideal destination for outdoor weddings. During spring and early summer, you can expect clear skies, warm days, and cool evenings, creating a comfortable environment for both the wedding ceremony and reception. However, it's always wise to check the weather forecast before planning your shoot or event, as coastal areas can occasionally experience fog or light rain. Nevertheless, the ever-changing weather in Big Sur adds a touch of charm and uniqueness to every photograph.

Best Local Hotels:

To ensure that you and your guests have an unforgettable stay, Big Sur offers a variety of luxurious and charming hotels. Here are a few standout options:

  1. Post Ranch Inn: This award-winning hotel is perched high on the cliffs, offering breathtaking panoramic views of the coastline. Its unique architecture, luxurious amenities, and renowned spa make it a top choice for couples seeking an unforgettable experience.
  2. Ventana Big Sur: Nestled within a serene forest setting, Ventana Big Sur offers rustic elegance and unparalleled comfort. With its stunning views, luxurious accommodations, and exceptional service, it's a perfect retreat for couples looking for a tranquil and romantic stay.
  3. Treebones Resort: For those seeking a more adventurous and eco-friendly experience, Treebones Resort provides cozy yurts and breathtaking ocean views. This unique resort embraces sustainable practices and offers a one-of-a-kind glamping experience that couples will adore.

Best Local Restaurants:

Big Sur is home to a vibrant culinary scene that showcases fresh local ingredients and inventive flavors. Here are a few dining establishments you won't want to miss:

  1. Nepenthe: Perched on a cliffside, Nepenthe offers breathtaking ocean views and delicious California cuisine. Its iconic ambiance and outdoor seating make it an ideal spot for couples to enjoy a romantic meal while watching the sunset.
  2. Sierra Mar at Post Ranch Inn: This renowned restaurant boasts panoramic ocean views and a world-class dining experience. Using seasonal ingredients, the talented chefs create innovative dishes that are as visually stunning as they are delicious.
  3. Big Sur Bakery and Restaurant: Known for its delectable pastries and farm-to-table dishes, Big Sur Bakery and Restaurant is a local favorite. Its cozy atmosphere, warm hospitality, and mouthwatering menu make it a must-visit destination for couples seeking a relaxed dining experience.

For a wedding photographer specializing in capturing couples and romantic moments, the Wind and Sea venue in Big Sur offers an ethereal setting that will truly be unforgettable!

Jed Horca