and unpretentious, the North Ranch Center is an appealing special
It is located just a short drive from Westlake Village's "downtown"
at the base of the Santa Monica foothills.
entire facility has been tastefully redesigned and features natural
stacked stonework throughout.
Guests enter through a shady porte-cochère, and gather
in the foyer for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.
in the entry cast a soft glow and the hand-forged iron chandelier,
along with a backdrop of stacked stone and soft color tones, creates
a tasteful yet understated elegance.
a touch of the outdoors, the banquet room features stone towers
flanking a fountain with framed transparent fossil leaf art. In
addition, the banquet room hosts a wet bar with a full kitchen behind;
the bar area is finished with warm, dark, rich tones. The stage
is set off with a stacked stone detail, wood-tone flooring and a
stunning custom cast-iron handrail.
open onto a sun-filled terrace that runs the length of the building,
affording guests an opportunity to appreciate the warm breezes and
stone walls completely enclose the patio, ensuring privacy whether
the space is used for mingling, a ceremony or an al fresco cocktail