Tucked away after the wedding! Jessica Simpson and husband Eric Johnson spent their wedding night in the rustic and romantic Ty Warner cottage of San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, Calif., a source tells Us Weekly.
The lovebirds, according to the insider, arrived at the luxurious haven on Wednesday, July 2, leading up to their star-studded July 5 nuptials at the ranch. According to the source, Simpson, 33, and Johnson, 34, stayed in the most luxurious cottage on the grounds, which costs approximately $2,000 per night. Their cottage has also drawn other notables in the past.
In fact, the source tells Us the newlyweds stayed in the same location as John F. Kennedy and Jackie Onassis Kennedy on their honeymoon in 1953. Other celebrities to have stayed in the Ty Warner cottage include Gwyneth Paltrow and now-estranged husabnd Chris Martin.
The secluded property, according to hotel review site Oyster, includes amenities like canopy beds, private jacuzzis, in-room spa services, and more. The grounds feature stunning landscapes like a citrus grove and lily pond and sweeping mountain views. The cottage itself also features its own private patio and pool, and its proximity provided easy access to the actual venue of the outdoor ceremony, the source adds.
Beautiful bride Simpson and former NFL player Johnson married on the grounds of the lavish San Ysidro Ranch on Saturday, inside a tent decorated with sparkling chandeliers. As reported, Simpson wore a custom-designed Carolina Herrera gown.
Guests of the much-anticipated nuptials included her sister Ashlee Simpson and fiance Evan Ross, best friend CaCee Cobb and husband Donald Faison, and actress Jessica Alba and husband Cash Warren. An insider told Us, "They all seemed to be having a really good time!"