Without a doubt, this is the best address in Palo Alto to host an event and use as a meeting place. With more than 8,000 square feet of usable indoor and outdoor space, there are numerous options to serve you. While it’s popular for corporate events, it’s well situated to host fabulous parties. A very capable and committed staff has created a unique resort that embodies the valley. It’s also the home of the Colin Cowie Event Studio where you can meet with our producers, be inspired by great ideas and work with a skilled team to help you plan a wedding on the lawn, a corporate retreat or a 40th birthday party.

Designed to suit an array of occasions, from business conferences and private meetings to glamorous celebrations, Menlo Park’s Rosewood Sand Hill has some of the most admired Silicon Valley event venues. The hotel’s meeting and event spaces feature natural lighting, impeccable design, original artwork and state-of-the-art audio-visual services. Epitomizing the casually sophisticated California lifestyle, Rosewood Sand Hill weddings vary from Hollywood glamour and traditional stylings to Bohemian sophisticate. The natural beauty of the landscape and extraordinary venues offer endless possibilities.

When a couple brings together the most important people in their life, it has to be a special place. The extraordinary venues and options available at Rosewood Sand Hill offer endless possibilities for the imagination. Lush courtyard gardens and terraces overlooking the stunning Santa Cruz Mountains are part of the signature look and exquisite ambiance at Rosewood Sand Hill. Located in Menlo Park, just outside Palo Alto, the hotel is ideally situated for Bay Area wedding celebrations, from cocktail receptions to seated dinners.

With over 16 acres of grounds and a resort-like vibe, the hotel offers a choice of two gardens for wedding ceremonies. Birch Garden can accommodate up to 250 guests while the graceful Vista Lawn can accommodate even more. Wedding ceremonies may also take place in the thoughtfully appointed ballroom, which has space for up to 170 guests.

For pre- and post- events, our award winning restaurant, Madera, offers a comfortably elegant atmosphere, picturesque views and outdoor terraces. Featuring an open artisan wood-burning kitchen and extensive wine list, Madera serves American cuisine that celebrates the culinary traditions of the Western United States. In addition to indoor and outdoor dining, Madera offers two private dining rooms with private terraces and cozy fireplaces. Rosewood Sand Hill is equally suited for bridal showers, bridal party spa treatments, rehearsal dinners, farewell brunches and any pre- or post- wedding special event. The variety of venues and the resort-like atmosphere make it easy for couples to add touches of personal style to make each and every event truly individualized.