14455 Penasquitos Drive
San Diego, CA 92129
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About Us


A wedding is not just an ordinary event. It’s an occasion. A once-in-a-lifetime celebration of love, honor, and tradition. Situated in the picturesque foothills of the Black Mountains, Hotel Karlan provides a stunning backdrop and intimate ambiance for unforgettable weddings.

Featuring elevated style and sophistication, Hotel Karlan personifies romance in every way. Our dedicated staff of expert wedding planners will work closely with you to ensure no detail is overlooked and will help guide you from the first “I will” to the final “I do.”

Throw a grand affair in our extravagant Heritage Ballroom, or raise a toast to your closest friends and family in one of our more intimate venues. At Hotel Karlan we create more than events, we create memories.


  • Indoor or outdoor wedding venues
  • Poolside or lush garden reception space
  • 4,026 square foot Heritage Ballroom (perfect up to 450 people)
  • Suites for the wedding party
  • Courtesy room blocks for guests
  • Custom catering menus (with international cuisine options)
  • Wedding Fact Sheet


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Spa Services
Catering Services
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Entertainment Services
Disc JockeyLive Band
Floral Options
Fresh Flowers
Onsite Venue Services
Full Bar AvailableOnsite CateringReception Facility
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Modern / ContemporaryOther Venue StyleTraditional
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