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Wrensmoor Castle: A Hidden LA Wedding Venue

Discovering this breathtaking castle would be quite the challenge for any unsuspecting passerby. Gracefully positioned atop a hillside in a cozy Alhambra neighborhood, Wrensmoor Castle emerges as a dreamlike setting for any couple envisioning a fairytale wedding. Upon stumbling across a brochure for the castle, my curiosity was instantly piqued. A castle in Los Angeles? Yet, fortune smiled upon me, granting me the opportunity to tour its exquisite grounds shortly thereafter. Are you ready to explore it with me?

Take a tour with me...

As a wedding videographer in Los Angeles, I am continually amazed by the plethora of stunning backdrops that LA offers for couples on their special day. When I received the chance to tour the enchanting Wrensmoor Castle in Alhambra, I knew I was in for an extraordinary experience. From the moment I arrived, I was entranced by its romantic allure and classic charm. The castle's picturesque facade provided a stunning backdrop for any love

story, and I couldn't wait to explore its hidden treasures

Picture this: you're following your GPS through a quiet Alhambra neighborhood,

wondering if you've taken a wrong turn, when suddenly you spot it – a black gate

with a sign that reads "Wrensmoor Castle." You drive up a long, winding driveway

and there it is, looming ahead, the castle glowing in the sunlight with a beautiful

fountain out front.

Stepping inside, it's like entering another world. The walls are adorned with

stunning paintings, and the chandeliers overhead add a touch of magic to the

atmosphere. The ballroom, with its intricate woodwork and soft candlelight, sets

the stage for an unforgettable first dance.

But it's not just the inside that's impressive. The gardens are a sight to behold,

with lush greenery and fragrant flowers creating a whimsical backdrop for

exchanging vows.

Beyond its beauty, Wrensmoor Castle offers couples and their families the chance

to make memories that last a lifetime, with weekend stay options that transform

the wedding celebration into a cherished extended experience. The castle hosts

a plethora of bedrooms that each have their own unique charm and flair. It's the

perfect spot to create memories with your loved ones.

And let's not forget the rooftop terrace! You can see see the mountains in the distance, and the twinkling city lights below. It's the perfect spot for a romantic evening under the stars.

Throughout my tour, I found endless inspiration in the castle's every corner, envisioning cinematic masterpieces that would capture the unique essence of each couple's love story – from intimate moments shared on the terrace to grand celebrations in the ballrooms. Wrensmoor Castle is truly a treasure trove of possibilities, promising unforgettable memories for all who step through its gates.


Reasons to book Wrensmoor Castle for your dream wedding:

A Timeless Symbol of Romance: Wrensmoor Castle isn't just a venue; it's a symbol of enduring love and romance. 2025 marks it's 100 year birthday. Steeped in history and adorned with architectural splendor, the castle evokes a sense of awe and wonder that is perfect for celebrating the union of two souls. From its towering turrets to its sweeping grounds, every corner of Wrensmoor Castle exudes a fairytale charm that will leave guests spellbound.


Picture-Perfect Settings: One of the most enchanting aspects of

Wrensmoor Castle is its plethora of picture-perfect settings for wedding

ceremonies and receptions. Whether you envision exchanging vows in the

castle's elegant courtyard, saying "I do" amidst the blooming flowers in the

garden, or dancing the night away in the grand ballroom, Wrensmoor Castle

offers a variety of stunning backdrops to suit every couple's preferences.


Professional Wedding Services: Planning a wedding can be a daunting

task, but Wrensmoor Castle is dedicated to ensuring that every aspect of your

special day is executed flawlessly. They will work with you to make sure your

wedding dreams become a reality, and their talented chef will craft a

custom menu that delights the senses. With their attention to detail and

unwavering dedication, you can rest assured that your big day will be in

capable hands.

Exquisite Cuisine: One of the highlights of any wedding is undoubtedly

the food, and at Wrensmoor Castle, culinary excellence is a top priority.

The castle offers in house catering with Chef Cordelia who specialize in

creating gourmet menus tailored to each couple's preferences. Whether

you're craving a lavish multi-course dinner or a more casual buffet-style feast,

the culinary team at Wrensmoor Castle will work with you to design a menu

that delights the senses and leaves a lasting impression on your guests.


Endless Photo Opportunities: For couples who want to capture every magical moment of their wedding day, Wrensmoor Castle offers an abundance of breathtaking photo opportunities. Whether you're posing on the castle's sweeping staircase, strolling hand in hand through the manicured gardens, or stealing a kiss beneath the twinkling stars, every photograph taken at Wrensmoor Castle is sure to be a work of art. With its timeless beauty and picturesque surroundings, Wrensmoor Castle provides the perfect backdrop for creating cherished memories that will last a lifetime.


Accommodations Fit for Royalty: To ensure that you and your guests feel like royalty throughout your stay, Wrensmoor Castle offers luxurious accommodations that are second to none. From spacious bridal suites where you can pamper yourself before the ceremony to cozy guest rooms where your loved ones can relax and unwind, every detail has been thoughtfully designed to provide the utmost comfort and luxury. With its plush furnishings, elegant decor, and attentive staff, Wrensmoor Castle is the epitome of refined hospitality.

Convenient Location: Despite its secluded ambiance, Wrensmoor Castle is conveniently located just minutes away from downtown Los Angeles, making it easily accessible for both local and out-of-town guests. Situated amidst the rolling hills of Southern California, the castle offers a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city, while still being within close proximity to major airports, hotels, and attractions. Whether you're planning a destination wedding or simply looking for a convenient location for your guests, Wrensmoor Castle offers the best of both worlds.

Wedding Venue Info:

  1. Guest Capacity for Ceremony & Reception: 160 Guests

  2. Pricing: There is a weekday venue fee and a weekend venue fee

  3. How many guests the castle can accommodate: 24 guests, 10 bedrooms

  4. Services: The castle offers in house catering by Chef Cordelia which includes dining packages, bar packages, staffing, tables & chairs, and all glassware & dinnerware

  5. Vendors: Clients are welcome to use their own vendors, or the castle can provide a recommended vendor list. They require a COI and signed copy of the house rules from all vendors. 

  6. Overnight bookings: Wedding clients are not required to book an overnight stay, but may add on as many nights as they wish. If booking the venue as a short term rental there is a 2 night minimum. 

  7. Not the perfect fit? Check out Wrensmoor's sister venue The Lodge at Malibou Lake

  8. Where to inquire: Couples can inquire through Wrensmoor Castle's website, or contact

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