10 Best Places to Propose in Long Beach California (2024)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Long Beach, California is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for parks, wineries, ranches, gardens, piers, beaches, islands or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. But where, exactly, should that most important question be asked? This guide describes some of the best places in Long Beach to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Long Beach for Outdoor Lovers
  • Rancho Los Alamitos Historic Ranch and Garden
  • Belmont Pier
  • Naples Island
  • El Dorado Park
  • Queen Mary
  • Shoreline Village
  • Aquarium of the Pacific
  • Romantic Destinations in Long Beach
  • Bluff Park
  • Temecula Valley Wine Country
  • Rosie's Dog Beach
  • Best Places to Propose in Long Beach

Romantic Locations in Long Beach for Outdoor Lovers


1. Rancho Los Alamitos Historic Ranch and Gardens

This historic ranch offers beautifully landscaped gardens, including rose gardens, fruit orchards, and native plant displays. You can explore the gardens together, perhaps taking a guided tour of the historic ranch house, and find a romantic spot to pop the question surrounded by the beauty of nature.


2. Belmont Pier

Enjoy a romantic stroll along Belmont Pier, which stretches out into the Pacific Ocean. You can propose at the end of the pier, surrounded by panoramic views of the coastline and the sea.


3. Naples Island

Known for its charming canals and bridges, Naples Island provides a picturesque backdrop for a proposal. You can take a gondola ride or simply stroll along the waterways.


4. El Dorado Park

With its sprawling greenery and peaceful lakes, El Dorado Park offers several secluded spots where you can propose surrounded by nature. The park features sprawling green spaces, tranquil lakes, and picturesque landscapes, providing a stunning backdrop for a romantic proposal. 


5. Queen Mary

This iconic ocean liner turned hotel offers a unique setting for a proposal. You can choose to propose on deck with the city skyline in the background or in one of the elegant indoor spaces.


6. Shoreline Village

This waterfront shopping and dining area offers a festive atmosphere and beautiful views of the harbor. You can propose on one of the docks or during a romantic dinner overlooking the water.


7. Aquarium of the Pacific

If your partner loves marine life, consider proposing at the Aquarium of the Pacific. You can pop the question in front of the stunning exhibits or even arrange for a private dive show proposal.



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Romantic Destinations in Long Beach

Long Beach is full of romantic beaches, wineries, and parks. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, at a spectacular vineyard, or on a beautiful beach.

8. Bluff Park

This scenic park overlooks the ocean and features walking paths, gardens, and panoramic views. It's an ideal spot for a romantic picnic proposal.



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9. Temecula Valley Wine Country

Located about an hour's drive from Long Beach, Temecula Valley is home to numerous wineries set amidst rolling hills and scenic vineyards. Many of these wineries offer stunning views, romantic tasting rooms, and outdoor spaces perfect for a marriage proposal. Consider booking a private wine tasting or a vineyard tour followed by a secluded spot where you can pop the question amidst the beauty of wine country.


10. Rosie's Dog Beach

If you and your partner are dog lovers, consider proposing at Rosie's Dog Beach, where you can enjoy the company of furry friends while taking in the ocean views. 


Best Places to Propose in Long Beach

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, Long Beach has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.


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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.

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