September 7, 2013 was the date of my Wedding ceremony and reception. From the beginning it was the perfect venue to host my wedding. Castaway was the first stop on our list in September 2012 on our venue scouting trip. We went to Sportsman loun...
Reviewed On 11/19/2013 by Victoria S
The Castaway has very tasty food and the wait-staff at the reception was very attentive. They wedding and reception were beautiful.
We had a small wedding (~50 people) so we were in the main restaurant area in the private Lagoon room and th...
Reviewed On 11/14/2013 by Maricela F
My then fiancee and I chose the Castaway in Burbank for one reason and one reason only, convenience. We live literally 5 minutes away from there! Having said that, I loved everything about having our special day at this location. The food was g...
Reviewed On 5/17/2018 by Maria B
Everyone was so pleasant and professional.
Reviewed On 7/23/2017 by Destinee D
I really wanted to like this place but have had the worst experience. Long story short the original coordinator I was working with Nabil is no longer with the company and the experience has been downhill from there. For months I have tried cont...
Reviewed On 7/21/2017 by TRB B
Reviewed On 6/23/2017 by Michele L
Summary: Castaway cancelled our wedding 2.5 months before due to "renovations" with NO NOTICE. We had put down over 5000 for our deposit and have not received the money back since we found out over 1.5 weeks ago. This place is terrible and unpr...
Reviewed On 6/17/2017 by
Total nightmare! I booked our wedding at The Castaways 11 months in advance. They waited 2 months before my wedding to tell me they are canceling because they are closing for renovation. If they were planning a renovation, why in the world wou...
Reviewed On 4/14/2017 by Dinise F
We would give The Castaway zero stars if we could.
To all the newly engaged couple, we do not recommend choosing the Castaway to hold your wedding. March 26, my fiancé and I met with Susana Montes to take a tour to view their venue. We told h...
Reviewed On 2/10/2017 by mike b
This will be a lengthy review, I ask that you all please read it carefully. First the good:
1. The food was good.
2. The bartenders were awesome.
3. The staff is very friendly
Now for all the bad:
When we first chose them, the person helping u...
Reviewed On 7/26/2016 by Shannon M
My wedding was July, 24th 2016 and was held at The Castaway. I can't stress enough how amazing the experience was. Our sales manager, Cynthia, was incredibly helpful, patient, and prompt in answering any of our questions. The venue is STUNNING ...
Reviewed On 7/21/2015 by
The Castaway is a beautiful Venue! The views are absolutely breath taking. All of my guest could not stop commenting on how beautiful the venue was. The events coordinator Nabil Pierre was extremely helpful throughout the whole planning proc...
Reviewed On 3/24/2015 by Timothy B
This is a great place for a venue!!! They provide everything from food to drinks and lighting. Just be very care about who your coordinator is. My wife and I had Alex Moon, and he was very unorganized and we didn't even get some of the things w...
Reviewed On 10/07/2014 by heather l
We were looking for a grassy outdoor venue for our wedding and reception and stumbled on a video of a couple getting married at The Castaway Luau Gardens. We looked on The Castaway website, but didn't see any information on the gardens. We emai...
Reviewed On 7/17/2014 by Christina A
The cost listed with this review is for just over 160 people, and even included extra bar time and a little extra dessert.
Of everywhere we researched/visited, this place by far gave you the most for your money. The packages included many o...
Reviewed On 10/28/2013 by Lyndie N
jennifer at Castaway took such good care of us!
Not only is it so beautiful in the gazebo, they also really know their stuff!
The wait staff took great care of us and everything was so beautiful.
It was a dream come true!
Reviewed On 10/16/2013 by Lyndie N
Castaway clearly knows how to do a wedding!
Jennifer worked with us and was absolutely amazing! So knowledgeable about everything.
The service at the actual wedding was spot on. Dinner flowed smoothly and tasted great. The waiters took ...
Reviewed On 8/15/2013 by Susan S
The staff was completely helpful! We loved Steve Karimi (he was amazing with working out all the details). The food is wonderful as well! Very European vibe! Beautiful weather and view!
Reviewed On 7/02/2013 by Willow T
We could not have chosen a better place to have our wedding. The Castaway is truly gorgeous and was very easy to work with. I held a rehearsal dinner at The Castaway and couldn't say enough good things about it. The venue is just beautiful, and...
Reviewed On 2/25/2013 by Betty T
We and all of our guests absolutely loved Castaway! We had the Starlight room (overlooking the city) and we could not have expected more. We had wedding guests coming from the East Coast for our wedding and they were blown away with the gorgeou...
Reviewed On 2/07/2013 by Fanny A
I had my wedding at Castaway on New Years Eve. Place was superb, food was delicious but the service as i was told from my guests was not really satisfying. Overall, I had a really great time. Really beautiful place to have a wedding with a very...
Reviewed On 2/04/2013 by Rebecca P
I Choose the Mountain View Room. It was more private than the other halls. It has it's own cocktail area which is a plus. All my guest were happy with the food and drinks.
Reviewed On 12/05/2012 by Lisette G
The service provided by the Castaway employees, servers and managers was excellent. Everyone was very nice and attentive to my husband and I. The food was delicious and the setup was exactly what we had requested. Very happy with them.
Reviewed On 10/07/2012 by Corinna F
This is a tough one. Overall, I'm happy with the way things turned out but I'm not sure I would recommend this venue to others. It's a great location (beautiful views) and a great place if you are looking to have your ceremony and reception a...
Reviewed On 12/28/2011 by Gemia A
Castaway was the perfect location for our evening Winter Wedding. The Gazebo was beautifully lit, the staff was amazing and the food was soo good people are still talking about it. I love Castaway!