Special Events

Let Kennolyn Be the Place for Your Next Special Event

A venue is like a blank canvas waiting to be filled with your ideas. Here at Kennolyn, we are ready to personalize that canvas with color and creativity, whether your event is a corporate business affair, a family gathering, or a non-profit or school function. Our setting is versatile, private, and all-inclusive, so you can get away to the Santa Cruz Mountains and feel right at home in a space we’ve designed just for you.


Our Hilltop Hacienda Estate has sweeping ocean and forest views.


special events at KennolynYou’re welcome to check out our Hilltop Hacienda Estate at any time; just give us a call and we’ll schedule a tour and chat with you about your needs. This venue offers the perfect mix of indoor and outdoor space for anything from a formal gathering to a lively celebration. Check out our detailed package information on catering, pricing, customization, and on-site adventures. And know that no matter what motivates your event, you can count on dedicated attention from our coordination staff and an all-inclusive experience. You don’t have to look anywhere else for rentals, catering, or an exclusive property where your group is the only one on site.



Corporate Events

Host your company meeting, corporate family day, special retreator team-building event here among the redwoods. Get away from the office for a fresh perspective and a comfortable, revitalizing environment. Take advantage of our ropes course to stimulate personal and team growth.



Non-Profit and School Events

Your group will experience unparalleled support when you host your auction, fundraiser, or other gathering at Kennolyn. Invite guests to enjoy our gorgeous Santa Cruz Mountain getaway as they extend their support for the future of your organization. We do offer discounts for non-profit events, so reach out to us to discuss our current promotions.


Family EventsBring the whole family for your special event with outdoor games for all ages.

Kennolyn is a family-owned venue, so we understand how important it is to celebrate these connections. Plus, we have a lot of great ideas for making your birthday party, Bar or Bat Mitzvah, reunion, anniversary, vow renewal, or other gathering the best one yet. There are countless possibilities for entertainment, including live music and dancing, photo booths, luxurious lounge settings, plus family games and tournaments, pool parties, rock climbing, guided hikes, and s’mores around a giant campfire.

We can’t wait to get in touch and learn about your vision for turning our waiting canvas into a masterpiece. We’ll match you with an event coordinator who will work with you from beginning to end to make the planning process as enjoyable as the big day. See you soon!