From outdoor venues with stunning views of the Bay to some of the most luxurious ballrooms, San Francisco is the perfect place to get married. Make your wedding day unforgettable at one of these fabulous San Francisco wedding venues.

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May 16, 2019

Top Wedding Venues in San Francisco

Are you looking for your dream wedding venue in San Francisco? San Francisco's versatility and diversity make it the perfect place to tie the knot. We have everything from a historic former federal reserve to lavish ballrooms with some of the best views of the city. Make your wedding celebration one to remember at these stunning San Francisco venues.

Unique San Francisco Wedding Venues

Bently Reserve (301 Battery St.)

Built during the Roaring '20s, the Bently Reserve is a historic event venue that has the charm of old San Francisco. Host both your wedding ceremony and reception in the Banking Hall, accommodating up to 350 guests for a banquet and 805 for a reception.

City Hall (1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Pl.)

A marriage under the Rotunda at City Hall is one of the most romantic settings in San Francisco. Opened in 1915, City Hall is known for its stunning architecture and historical significance. While many weddings take place during public hours, City Hall is also available for private weddings and receptions.

The City Club of San Francisco (155 Sansome St.)

The City Club's exquisite Art Deco interiors offer all the glitz and glamour you could ever want for your wedding. It's clad in black marble, silver, and brass, with a ceiling covered with burnished gold. We don't think it gets much better than that.

Ferry Building (Embarcadero and Market St.)

Say "I do" inside this iconic San Francisco landmark. Each of the unique private event spaces inside the Ferry Building is an inspiring and versatile space for weddings and receptions. Located right on the waterfront, you'll be greeted with stunning views of the bay at every corner.

Julia Morgan Ballroom (465 California St.)

For a world-class wedding reception, look no further than the Julia Morgan Ballroom. This elegant 4,370-square-foot ballroom has floor-to-ceiling arched windows that showcase an impressive view of the cityscape. At the far end of the ballroom lies a 20-foot stone fireplace, giving it a final touch of grandeur.

Legion of Honor (100 34th Ave., Lincoln Park)

Combine breathtaking views of the Golden Gate Bridge with the elegant Rodin Galleries at one of the most sought after venues in San Francisco. The Legion of Honor offers a variety of event spaces that can host up to 400 guests for a wedding reception.

The Presidio

Picture your wedding with the backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge. That is the luxury of celebrating your marriage at the Presidio. There are two chapels at the Presidio: Chapel of Our Lady and Presidio Chapel. The rustic Log Cabin has a large lawn area that is ideal for outdoor wedding ceremonies or receptions. The Golden Gate Club, located on Presidio's Main Post, is known for its floor-to-ceiling window that features views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and the Presidio forest. Other popular venues at the Presidio include the Presidio Officers' Club and the Presidio Golf Course.

Tank18 Winery (1345 Howard St.)

Get wine country vibes right here in the city. Tank18's space features a high ceiling with exposed wood for an industrial and stylish look. It's filled with wine displays and barrels for a true romantic winery experience. Tank18 Winery is located in SoMa and accommodates up to 250 guests.

Luxury San Francisco Hotels

The Clift Royal Sonesta (495 Geary St.)

The Clift Hotel is all about the details. Its Old World elegance combined with contemporary glamour makes it the ideal spot for a chic wedding ceremony or reception. They can accommodate up to 108 guests seated or 150 for a standing reception.

Fairmont San Francisco (950 Mason St.)

Have the wedding of your dreams in one of the Fairmont's six elegant event rooms, from the palatial ballroom in the Gold Room to the glamorous Grand Ballroom. Haven't popped the question yet? Consider their Rooftop Marriage Proposal, which offers a private table setup for two, a bottle of sparkling wine, chocolate covered strawberries, and a bouquet of flowers for your proposal. 

Four Seasons Hotel (757 Market St.)

The Four Seasons has you covered from your engagement party to your post-wedding brunch. Have your engagement party on the Veranda Terrace overlooking the city, host your rehearsal dinner in the Private Dining Den, and tie the knot in the beautiful Veranda Ballroom.

Hotel Nikko (222 Mason St.)

Set the stage for your love story at the elegant Hotel Nikko. With venues on the third and twenty fifth floors, newlyweds have plenty of venue options to choose from under one roof. 

Hotel Vitale (8 Mission St.)

Hotel Vitale is widely recognized for its million dollar views of the Embarcadero and the Ferry Building from the Fifth Floor Plaza Terrace. After all, a memorable wedding starts with a memorable event space. Hotel Vitale hosts smaller, intimate events for up to 100 guests.

InterContinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco (999 California St.)

Book one of the 19 event spaces at the InterContinental as your wedding venue and turn your wedding dreams into reality. From the 4,400-square-foot Peacock Court grand ballroom to the 360-degree views of San Francisco at the Top of the Mark, you and your guests will have an unforgettable celebration.

Palace Hotel (2 New Montgomery St.)

The Palace Hotel is the oldest hotel in San Francisco and remains one of the city's grandest accommodations. Known for its enchanting and charming feel, the Palace Hotel should be part of everyone's wedding venue search. The 9,000-square-foot Grand Ballroom can accommodate up to 500 attendees for a wedding reception.

Ritz-Carlton (600 Stockton St.)

This luxury hotel offers some of the most elegant wedding reception venues in San Francisco. Have a romantic courtyard reception lit by stars and twinkling city lights, or a sophisticated ballroom reception under Bavarian crystal chandeliers. The Ritz-Carlton surely won't disappoint.

St. Regis (125 Third St.)

Exchange vows in style at the luxurious St. Regis San Francisco. This property boasts modern day sophistication with more than 20,000 square feet of event space. Host an intimate wedding in their Conservatory or a grand wedding reception in the Gallery Ballroom.

Westin St. Francis (335 Powell St.)

Host your wedding in one of the Westin's 33 event rooms, with designs featuring marble columns, ornate balconies, and intricate woodworking. The Golden Gate event space on the 32nd floor has been deemed "the most spectacular special event venue in Northern California."

It never hurts to plan your extravagant event ahead, so contact our Convention Services team to book a room block or a specific venue for your wedding day.


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