Wedding Wednesday
Winter Wonderland

From Amy & Jordan Photography There’s a phenomena in the desert that only happens every once in a while, a moment when thin clouds sprinkle tiny drops of rain at the very same moment that the sun’s rays… Read More

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Colorful Inspiration

Casa Paloma Wedding Lawn

Colorful Mexican Heritage Wedding Megan & Tommy’s wedding matched their personalities perfectly; it was bright, colorful and full of life. We loved every detail from the vibrant ceremony backdrop to the cactus cake topper. (Did we mention there… Read More

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Spring Romance

Spring Romance in the Desert Springtime at El Chorro is truly magical. The smell of citrus lingers in the air, vibrant greens adorn the property and budding flowers make the birds sing. Sarah and Chuck’s pops of pink… Read More

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Bohemian Chic

Grace Ormonde Wedding Style Feature We loved watching our Bocce Lawn be transformed into a “Bohemian Chic” ceremony & reception space. Dramatic draping with bold colors balanced with soft, feminine textures made this styled shoot a Boho Bride’s… Read More

2015 Meeting Trends

2015 Meeting Trends Successful Meetings magazine has long been a trusted source of valuable information for business executives managing meetings, conventions and events. For more than six decades, the meeting industry’s leading publication has offered thought-provoking articles on… Read More

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Spring Wedding

Wedding Wednesday: Jeff & Kacey’s Spring Wedding From the classic feel to the subtle pops of southwestern flair, we loved every moment of Jeff & Kacey’s spring El Chorro wedding! Jeff & Kacey incorporated light blues and greens with bright pops of color making their big… Read More

El Chorro Happy Hour

El Chorro Happy Hour Always welcomed and rarely missed, happy hour is a constant bright spot on the busy schedules of many. Whether you’ve survived an exceptionally taxing day at the office or are simply catching up with… Read More

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Dining Under The Stars

We didn’t let a little rain stand in our way of a picture perfect outdoor reception for Ellen & Reed’s El Chorro wedding! We love these photos captured by Jennifer Bowen Photography! Read all about their beautiful outdoor… Read More

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Clementine & Lemons

From Amy & Jordan Photography… Clementine and Lemons is a wedding set in an uber-romantic and colorful citrus grove. Lush arbors of greenery, hanging birdcage chandeliers, and pops of bright-colored florals all around. Pairing the lemons, kumquats, clementines,… Read More

El Chorro’s Green Efforts

In restoring the lodge’s rustic charm, 21st century ideals were embraced through the reuse of existing resources and sustainable practices. The renovation team was diligent in maintaining the original building and worked within the original footprint to increase… Read More