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Recreation Park Golf Course

Long Beach , CA
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LOCATION

5001 Deukmejian Drive
Long Beach, CA 90804 US (map)

PHONE

562-494-5000

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ABOUT US

Situated just minutes from the major freeways and beautiful, downtown Long Beach, the Recreation Park Country Club is set amidst the classic Billy Bell designed golf course. An historic... Read more
Situated just minutes from the major freeways and beautiful, downtown Long Beach, the Recreation Park Country Club is set amidst the classic Billy Bell designed golf course. An historic landmark, the white Spanish-colonial clubhouse was built in 1926 and its pillared portico and red pan tiled roof lend an air of distinction to the property. A combination of gorgeous grounds and gracious interiors make this an exceptional choice for a wedding ceremony and reception.

The experienced staff is adept at expertly handling the full range of details that make an event memorable. And by hosting only one event at time, the events team is able to ensure that you and your guests will enjoy every aspect of the day.

Wedding Ceremony and Reception Options at Recreation Park Country Club

The Rose Garden presents an idyllic setting for your outdoor wedding ceremony. A 75 foot garden pathway allows the bride to make a stunning entrance. The lovely white gazebo, surrounded by bursts of color and fragrant rosebushes, lends a charming touch to the backdrop for exceptional photo possibilities.

An outdoor patio offers a space for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres after the wedding ceremony. Accommodating guest lists of up to 200, the historic ballroom features soaring cathedral ceilings with original dark wood crossbeams and period chandeliers. Three sets of French doors open just off the patio to the Main Ballroom to provide splashes of natural light and exquisite views of the surrounding golf course fairways, landscaped grounds and park setting.

A bridal suite is available for the bridal party.

The Cuisine at Recreation Park Country Club

The professional catering and events team will walk you through each detail of your day, and ensure that you and your guests are tended to with the utmost care. With full service packages that include an array of menu options, set up, linens in a choice of colors, staff and clean up - the wedding of your dreams is more affordable than you might imagine.

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INFO FOR WEDDING VENUE

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
1
How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
3
Describe your venue:
Country / Golf Club, Historic
Describe the style of your venue
Garden
What kind of settings are available?
Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
Bridal Shower, Ceremony, Engagement Party, Reception
What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
400
What event services do you offer?
Cake, Catering / Bar, Event Planning, Event Rentals, Lighting / Sound, Outside Vendors OK
What event items are available?
Chairs
What food and beverage items are available?
Linens
What transportation and access is available?
Shuttle

INFO FOR REHEARSAL DINNER

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
1
What kind of settings are available?
Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
What types of cuisine do you cater?
American, Italian, Mexican
What types of spaces are available for a rehearsal dinner?
Private Room
What kind of menus do you offer for rehearsal dinners?
Custom, Private Events

REVIEWS

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LizzyC
Wedding:
4/15/2016
5.0/5.0
While I didn't end up booking here (it was my second choice) I had to leave a review for the amazing service and experience they provided. I was skeptical after reading some of the reviews about a woman named Dori, and I actually had a similar poor experience with her. I gave them a second try and they've recently changed directors and the new girl, Katelyn, is AWESOME. She is so nice, helpful, and very willing to work with budgetary issues, which I found refreshing.

The ceremony space is gorgeous, reception venue was recently re-draped, and very lovely as well. Not to mention ladies, they have a KILLER bridal suite. Seriously, I almost booked there just because of that. In the end, I felt my guest list was a little too high and didn't want everyone to squeeze, or else I would have booked there. Highly recommend!
While I didn't end up booking here (it was my second choice) I had to leave a review for the amazing service and Read more...
While I didn't end up booking here (it was my second choice) I had to leave a review for the amazing service and experience they provided. I was skeptical after reading some of the reviews about a woman named Dori, and I actually had a similar poor experience with her. I gave them a second try and they've recently changed directors and the new girl, Katelyn, is AWESOME. She is so nice, helpful, and very willing to work with budgetary issues, which I found refreshing.

The ceremony space is gorgeous, reception venue was recently re-draped, and very lovely as well. Not to mention ladies, they have a KILLER bridal suite. Seriously, I almost booked there just because of that. In the end, I felt my guest list was a little too high and didn't want everyone to squeeze, or else I would have booked there. Highly recommend! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
We planned our wedding last minute. We only had two months to prepare and very tight budget. Fortunately, we found Recreation Park and Golf Course 18. Our coordinator and her assistant was very helpful and they followed our budget. We mostly communicated through email but still everything worked out smoothly. The packages they have are very reasonable and worth the money! The place is beautiful! The banquet hall has new drapings and it made the area look very classy. It did not really need much decorations. Also,the bride en suite is newly renovated and is great for photos. Also, the garden and gazebo looked really pretty. The cocktail area at night with bistro lights was very romantic. :) About the food, we had italian buffet and there were so much food and it was very tasty. All in all, I would recommend this place. :) Thank you for making our wedding memorable!
We planned our wedding last minute. We only had two months to prepare and very tight budget. Fortunately, we found Read more...
We planned our wedding last minute. We only had two months to prepare and very tight budget. Fortunately, we found Recreation Park and Golf Course 18. Our coordinator and her assistant was very helpful and they followed our budget. We mostly communicated through email but still everything worked out smoothly. The packages they have are very reasonable and worth the money! The place is beautiful! The banquet hall has new drapings and it made the area look very classy. It did not really need much decorations. Also,the bride en suite is newly renovated and is great for photos. Also, the garden and gazebo looked really pretty. The cocktail area at night with bistro lights was very romantic. :) About the food, we had italian buffet and there were so much food and it was very tasty. All in all, I would recommend this place. :) Thank you for making our wedding memorable! Read less
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Brittnie
Wedding:
9/27/2015
5.0/5.0
Had my wedding and reception here at Review Recreation Park Golf Course. It was everything I ever dreamed of. The staff were amazing, the set up was amazing, and the food was amazing! Everything was just AMAZING! The wedding planner Katelyn was just great with ensuring all my needs were met and when Shelby came in she was just as great. Thank you all for a great wedding day.
Had my wedding and reception here at Review Recreation Park Golf Course. It was everything I ever dreamed of. The staff Read more...
Had my wedding and reception here at Review Recreation Park Golf Course. It was everything I ever dreamed of. The staff were amazing, the set up was amazing, and the food was amazing! Everything was just AMAZING! The wedding planner Katelyn was just great with ensuring all my needs were met and when Shelby came in she was just as great. Thank you all for a great wedding day. Read less
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Anna
Wedding:
8/30/2015
5.0/5.0
My fiance and I pretty much looked at every venue in Southern California. Most were beautiful but WAY over priced and not remotely worth the cost. We were getting very discouraged when we stumbled upon Recreation Park Golf Course. As soon as we walked in, we got really great vibes and just knew this was the place. Then we went over pricing and almost fell out of our seats, it was so cheap! It seemed to good to be true but it was indeed true! It was half the cost of the next cheapest place we had looked and much more beautiful and for filet mignon NOT chicken. We couldn't have been happier with the coordinator's customer service (Katelyn), the venue service, the food was delicious (we ended up having prime rib), the recommended vendors were fabulous, we could not have been happier. By far the best deal, for the best food, service and location.
My fiance and I pretty much looked at every venue in Southern California. Most were beautiful but WAY over priced and not Read more...
My fiance and I pretty much looked at every venue in Southern California. Most were beautiful but WAY over priced and not remotely worth the cost. We were getting very discouraged when we stumbled upon Recreation Park Golf Course. As soon as we walked in, we got really great vibes and just knew this was the place. Then we went over pricing and almost fell out of our seats, it was so cheap! It seemed to good to be true but it was indeed true! It was half the cost of the next cheapest place we had looked and much more beautiful and for filet mignon NOT chicken. We couldn't have been happier with the coordinator's customer service (Katelyn), the venue service, the food was delicious (we ended up having prime rib), the recommended vendors were fabulous, we could not have been happier. By far the best deal, for the best food, service and location. Read less
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Jisoo
Wedding:
8/15/2015
5.0/5.0
The venue was gorgeous and Katelyn was very helpful and accommodating. She was responsive and full of suggestions and ways to adapt. Our wedding turned out wonderful and it was definitely within budget.
The venue was gorgeous and Katelyn was very helpful and accommodating. She was responsive and full of suggestions and ways Read more...
The venue was gorgeous and Katelyn was very helpful and accommodating. She was responsive and full of suggestions and ways to adapt. Our wedding turned out wonderful and it was definitely within budget. Read less
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Reyna
Wedding:
7/24/2015
5.0/5.0
This place is so beautiful! i had my ceremony and reception here which is nice not to have your guest driving around to different locations. Everyone loved this location I didn't need decorations for the ceremony with all the flowers already there and the green grass all over was enough. The bridal suite is awesome super cute and chic, my bridesmaids loved taking pictures of it especially when we got our appetizers and champagne. The food we got everyone loved! The director that helped me was Katelyn and she was super helpful and very responsive. She helped me with every step of the way even with suggestions on the decorating of the venue. She's very helpful the day of the wedding as well. I definitely recommend this venue, but make sure when getting a price you get it broken down as everything starts to add up more than you expected.
This place is so beautiful! i had my ceremony and reception here which is nice not to have your guest driving around to Read more...
This place is so beautiful! i had my ceremony and reception here which is nice not to have your guest driving around to different locations. Everyone loved this location I didn't need decorations for the ceremony with all the flowers already there and the green grass all over was enough. The bridal suite is awesome super cute and chic, my bridesmaids loved taking pictures of it especially when we got our appetizers and champagne. The food we got everyone loved! The director that helped me was Katelyn and she was super helpful and very responsive. She helped me with every step of the way even with suggestions on the decorating of the venue. She's very helpful the day of the wedding as well. I definitely recommend this venue, but make sure when getting a price you get it broken down as everything starts to add up more than you expected. Read less
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Janae
Wedding:
7/3/2015
5.0/5.0
Our wedding was nothing short of a dream come true and we attribute that to Kaitlyn's amazing help! She was very flexible with meeting our wishes and working with our budget. We wanted to bring outside catering and we were able to do just that! We even had a little extra money to put towards our open bar tab :)
Our wedding was nothing short of a dream come true and we attribute that to Kaitlyn's amazing help! She was very flexible Read more...
Our wedding was nothing short of a dream come true and we attribute that to Kaitlyn's amazing help! She was very flexible with meeting our wishes and working with our budget. We wanted to bring outside catering and we were able to do just that! We even had a little extra money to put towards our open bar tab :) Read less
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Jayde
Wedding:
4/17/2015
5.0/5.0
Everything was perfect. Katelyn was amazing. My wedding was beautiful. I'm very thankful.
Everything was perfect. Katelyn was amazing. My wedding was beautiful. I'm very thankful.
Everything was perfect. Katelyn was amazing. My wedding was beautiful. I'm very thankful. Read less
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janet and george
Wedding:
8/23/2014
5.0/5.0
We would definitely recommend this venue, and especially the services of Dori Stroll. She is thorough and professional and a pleasure to work with.
We would definitely recommend this venue, and especially the services of Dori Stroll. She is thorough and professional and Read more...
We would definitely recommend this venue, and especially the services of Dori Stroll. She is thorough and professional and a pleasure to work with. Read less
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Ginalynn
Wedding:
8/12/2012
5.0/5.0
Our wedding reception was beautiful!!!!! Everything we had thought it to be and much more..Cathy and staff did an outstanding job..The food and service was excellent. Even though there was a small tree fire outside in parking lot right as my husband and I arrived in our limo, It did not take away from our reception at all!! We even took photos next to the fire truck/firefighters!!!! Cathy was very professional and extremely helpful through our planning process..We highly recommend Recreation Park Golf Course 18 for your next event...Thank you Cathy for making our reception a wonderful night to remember, for us as well as all our friends and family!!!!
Our wedding reception was beautiful!!!!! Everything we had thought it to be and much more..Cathy and staff did an Read more...
Our wedding reception was beautiful!!!!! Everything we had thought it to be and much more..Cathy and staff did an outstanding job..The food and service was excellent. Even though there was a small tree fire outside in parking lot right as my husband and I arrived in our limo, It did not take away from our reception at all!! We even took photos next to the fire truck/firefighters!!!! Cathy was very professional and extremely helpful through our planning process..We highly recommend Recreation Park Golf Course 18 for your next event...Thank you Cathy for making our reception a wonderful night to remember, for us as well as all our friends and family!!!! Read less
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