Scenic Event Venues in Northern California

Whisk your guests away from everyday distractions for customized itineraries that inspire them to connect. From the fresh ocean air to the panoramic coastal views and hiking trails surrounded by stunning natural landscapes, The Lodge at Bodega Bay offers outstanding settings for team building and group activities. Whether it’s an executive retreat, workshop, or conference, stimulating event venues in Northern California complement our location to spark new ideas.

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The Waveside & Chart Rooms

1050 ft² | MAX. 70 GUESTS

Along with panoramic bay and ocean views, the Waveside Room boasts vaulted ceilings and a fieldstone fireplace, while the Chart Room includes built-in credenzas ideal for coffee or buffet stations to fuel your event.

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Captain’s Quarters

570 ft² Max. 12 Guests

Enjoy an intimate retreat with comfortable seating, a fireplace, and a 600-square-foot patio with uninterrupted views of Bodega Bay and the Pacific Ocean beyond.

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The Den

Natural light streams through a large picture window into the living room arrangement, creating a sense of comfort and ease for the day's agenda.

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Events Lawn

Our expansive Events Lawn is ideal for creative team-building activities, informal cocktail receptions, and al fresco dining overlooking the bay.

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Waveside Lawn

Adjacent to The Waveside Room, this scenic terrace provides an ideal pre-function area or can be used on its own for cocktail parties and gatherings.

Room Comparison Chart

Room Sq Ft Ceiling Height Dimensions Classroom Theatre Conference Buffet U Shape Plated Reception Explore
Waveside Room


9' to 15' 43'x24' 45 70 30 60 32 72 80 Take a Tour

Chart Room


8'8" to 12" 25' x 13' - - 14 - - 14 - Take a Tour

Captain’s Quarters


10'8" 30' x 19' - - 12 12 - 12 30 Take a Tour

The Den


12' 25' x 15'6" - - 18 18 - - 20 Take a Tour

Waveside Terrace


- 30' x 40' - - - 100 - 100 110 Take a Tour

Event Lawn


- 40' x 50' - - - 130 - - 130 Take a Tour

Exclusive Access

Experience a private Sonoma Coast retreat with our Exclusive Access Package, allowing your group to take over the Lodge for complete exclusivity. With this full property buyout, your group will enjoy luxurious coastal accommodations and full property access with all event spaces, Drakes Sonoma Coast and the Fireside Lounge included, along with special amenities:

  • A welcome wine tasting during check in at reception upon arrival
  • Complimentary welcome gift for guests in-room upon arrival (seasonal selections, please inquire)
  • Two yoga or guided meditation sessions for up to 20 guests, led by our Wellness Guru
  • 10% discount on spa treatments

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Room Blocks

Gathering your group for a Sonoma Coast event has never been more enjoyable. Our 83 elegantly appointed rooms and suites offer spectacular views and a warm atmosphere that will leave your guests feeling refreshed and at their best. 

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