Event Spaces
Manhattan Beach

Each of our individual spaces is designed with the flexibility to hold a variety of functions. Rooms can be configured in many different ways. You can rely on our equipment to be state-of-the-art. Hardware, software, and even “humanware”, is updated regularly. From simple to elaborate, our chef will design a menu specifically for you.

At Shade, we pride ourselves on flexibility and service. Our staff’s attention to detail means that you can count on us to be organized, proactive and responsive. we will do anything to make it happen – even move the walls. We work hard, so you don’t have to.

The Courtyard

The Courtyard

Picture your event in a unique space that transcends the traditional concept of indoors and outdoors. Our signature space, the Courtyard, is the heart of the hotel. This extraordinary and unique environment offers the flexibility to accommodate any type of occasion, celebration or special event. Tables and seating arrangements can be configured in a number of different ways. An abundance of natural light provides a lively, yet gentle environment in which to celebrate, impress, work and entertain, day or night. Our professional and experienced staff is as flexible as the space. They know how to turn your vision into a reality. You dictate, we facilitate. The sky’s the limit. You’re made in the shade.

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Zinc Terrace

zinc@shade Terrace

Extending from zinc@shade, our breezy, open-air Terrace is perfect for an intimate party. To insure your privacy, our luxuriously oversized curtains can be drawn, creating quiet and serenity. The Terrace is the perfect venue for a welcome reception, casual brunch, or stylish baby shower. Whatever the occasion, the zinc@shade Terrace provides an atmosphere of elegant calm that will be sure to impress your guests.

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Zinc Lounge

zinc@shade Lounge

A true fusion of coastal living with Los Angeles nightlife. Start with a craft cocktail and some of our unique small plates or order a main and a glass from our extensive California wine list. Cool, hip, comfortable, inviting, we transcend the traditional beach feel with modern blurred lines that blend indoor-outdoor living. For ultimate entertainment, you can reserve the entire zinc@shade Lounge and Terrace. Treat your guests to delicious dishes and tantalizing cocktails, your event will be the one to remember.

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The Skydeck

The Skydeck

Ascend the stairs and discover 365 days of sunlight at our open air poolside retreat. Our intimate rooftop Skydeck provides guests with a place to soak in the sun, entertain friends, breathe in the ocean air and experience our very own breathtaking Manhattan Beach sunsets. For an unforgettable setting, host a private event sure to keep your guests talking. We will provide you and your guests a memorable experience under the sun or stars.

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The Green Room

The Green Room

Perched above the Courtyard, The Green Room is the perfect place for private events. This secluded space has multiple personalities, and can tastefully accommodate a wide variety of uses.

For your meeting, we provide a wide range of business services to help ensure your function runs seamlessly. Seating can be arranged for a formal boardroom setting, theatre-style lectures, or smaller workshop groups.

For your event, The Green Room becomes a welcoming reception space, a lavish private dressing room, an enchanting “kids quarters” (with baby sitters upon request), or a cloistered rehearsal dinner venue.

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Travel + Leisure

Where We’ve Been

Awarded #6 reason to visit LA by Condé Nast Traveler® and Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor®, Shade is your travel destination.

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UpComing Events

Bottomless Eye-Openers| Daily
Shade Hour™ | Mon-Fri, 3-6 PM
DJ Nights: | Fri & Sat, 9 PM to close
Parent Night | Thu, 6 PM to close
Complimentary Yoga | Sat & Mon, 10 AM