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Update on Private Events & Filming at the Beach House
The Event Services team is available to answer questions about filming or hosting your meeting, retreat, or special occasion at the Beach House. Due to current “Safer at Work and in the Community” orders, we are not open for site tours just yet. In the meantime, please give us a call at 310.458.4934 or view below to view event spaces, our list of approved caterers, and other details on hosting an event at the Beach House. As always, we look forward to meeting and celebrating with you.

Events Overview

Pricing and Avail  |  Catering 2015  |  Mtgs and Retreats 2015  |  Weddings and Celeb 2015  |  Film and Photo 2015
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  Rental Avail   

The Beach House is available year-round for meetings and events. Holidays and holiday weekends are not available for rental.

SUMMER (Memorial Day-Labor Day): During the summer months, rental availability is limited. Daytime events are not available on Saturday & Sunday during this time with evening private events beginning at 7pm. The Pool House (Sand & Sea Room with View Deck and Pool) is not available during the summer season.

Our outdoor spaces, the Courtyard and Splash Pad, are available for rental in our low season (November-April). 

Rental rates depend on:
  •  Time of day (Daily daytime rental: 8am-5pm, Weekday evening rental: 6pm-10pm, Weekend evening rental: 6pm-11pm)
  •  Day of the week (Monday-Friday or Saturday & Sunday)
  •  Time of the year (High season: May and September-October, Summer season: Memorial Day-Labor Day, Low season: November-April)

Space rental rates range from $1,100-$6,600. For detailed rates and availability, please fill out our Event Inquiry form.



The Beach House has partnered with a diverse group of caterers, at your service to craft memorable fare for your event. Please note that outside food and beverage is not permitted at the Beach House. ACBH Events Catering List .  


Sand & Sea Meeting



Business, inspired.

From team-building exercises to executive presentations, meetings to retreats, the site allows your group to mix business with California beach leisure.

Flexible space for groups from 10 to 400. For events requiring all guests in one room, we can accommodate up to 120 persons. The Sand & Sea Room and Event House rooms are equipped with one-touch projectors and screens and wireless internet is available throughout the site. View our Meeting Packet.  



GTR Wedding



Flip flops or high heels?

Whether your special day includes a wedding ceremony or a birthday cake, the Beach House offers both historic Hollywood glamour and modern coastal California style to set the scene.

The Beach House is ideal for ceremonies up to 130, and receptions up to 150, utilizing a combination of indoor and outdoor space. Our low season (November thru April) offers the possibility to rent our outdoor areas, in conjunction with indoor space, for larger events. View our Wedding Packet.  




The Beach House is available for commercial, non-profit, student film and still photography shoots. An executed permit from the Annenberg Community Beach House, in conjunction with FilmLA, is required for the location use of the property.

Filming and still photography at the Beach House may take place from 7am to 10pm, Monday through Friday. Filming and photo shoots are not permitted on Saturdays, Sundays, holidays and holiday weekends. All crew and equipment is required to be offsite within the following hour. Review our Film FAQs.

Please note the following contacts for filming requests:

The Annenberg Community Beach House reserves the right to require the approval and/or the presence of the Santa Monica Fire Department and/or the Santa Monica Police Department at the client’s cost, to ensure public safety and safety of the physical site.