Private Parties

For an unforgettable day, Santa Cruz’s Rancho Don Bosco is an ideal venue for parties ranging from 50 to 200 guests. The private 95-acre ranch has numerous gathering areas, perfect for intimate settings. Each area of the property invites relaxing times while enjoying the beauty of the land. Enchanting garden landscapes, bocce ball and horseshoe pits, outdoor kitchens, gas fire pit, canary aviary and water features are all surrounded by giant redwoods, live oaks and spacious views of Glen Canyon. Just minutes from Santa Cruz and Scotts Valley, Rancho Don Bosco is a family estate, now open to private parties.

Entrance Gate

Entrance Gate

As you enter the gates of Rancho Don Bosco you are welcomed by a pond and expansive views of the Chardonnay and Pinot Noir vineyard. Meander up the driveway and into the manicured gardens and you will know that you have entered a majestic place. Rancho Don Bosco offers both outdoor and indoor entertaining areas, perfect for your special occasion.

The Barn

The Barn

The custom Barn is complete with an expansive banquet room, commercial kitchen, professional bar and large stone fireplace. The Barns oversized rustic doors open to beautiful gardens and sitting areas overlooking an elaborate water feature and working windmill. Custom stone and brickwork are artistically woven into the landscape. Paved paths and spacious lawns provide ample area for activities.

The Chapel on the Hill

The Chapel on the Hill

The Chapel on the Hill overlooking the beautiful Monterey Bay is at the top of Rancho Don Bosco. Enjoy the 1  1/2 mile (round trip) walk or drive up the paved road to the sanctioned place of worship. Whether your gathering is for sacred purposes or secular, the Chapel provides a unique resting spot where you can enjoy the beauty and serenity this spot offers. For a closer look at the Chapel on the Hill as well as other highlighted areas of Rancho Don Bosco explore the gallery page and take a look at the 360º panoramic images.

For those seeking to host a private party, Rancho Don Bosco’s convenient location, expansive grounds and unique atmosphere will provide a memorable venue. Come see for yourself and enjoy this exclusive estate with your friends and family. For more information or to request a site tour contact us at info@ranchodonbosco.com.