San Francisco is more affordable than you may think! 14 SF wedding venues that won't break the bank.

San Francisco is one of the world’s most beautiful cities, which makes it a much sought-after setting for both local and destination weddings. And although it has a reputation for being pricey, there are quite a few affordable venues where you can host your event.

Looking for a historic mansion? A lavish ballroom? A room with a view? Here are some unique places that won’t break the bank.

And don’t forget—even in the City by the Bay, many locations offer discounted rates when you book a non-Saturday or off-season event.



Golden Gate Club at the Presidio by Wedgewood Weddings

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: former military base-turned-national park with epic views • lovingly restored Golden Gate Club boasts soaring picture windows framing woodsy landscapes • nearby bluffs offer iconic bay vistas that include the Golden Gate Bridge, Angel Island and Alcatraz

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Swedish American Hall

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: historic 1907 landmark building with four beautiful Arts & Crafts-style halls • full-service options include delectable catering, craft cocktail service, top-tier lighting and sound systems, and more • the iconic speakeasy Café du Nord—accessed from the main level through a hideaway staircase!— is perfect for a unique reception

Catering: In-house, Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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BEI San Francisco Wyndham Trademark Collection

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: stylish boutique hotel matching the city's bustling cosmopolitan energy while providing ample space for escape • dance the night away among the sparkling city lights on the modern, sleek Rooftop Terrace, or opt for a grand celebration in the BEI Ballroom • enjoy scrumptious menus from the in-house chefs, topnotch staff, and thoughtful planning assistance throughout the process

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Cartoon Art Museum

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: playful, flexible venue on Ghirardelli Square • bright galleries and fun exhibits offer plenty of unique settings for various events • exquisite views of the San Francisco Bay, Aquatic Park, and the Golden Gate Bridge

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $
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Hyatt Regency San Francisco Downtown SOMA

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: sophisticated hotel with urban-chic style • variety of unique event spaces from the opulent Grand Ballroom to the lush Garden Room • convenient location puts you just steps away from nightclubs, decadent restaurants, contemporary art museums, and the bustling waterfront

Catering: In-house
Price: $$
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Great American Music Hall

San Francisco, California

Fab Features: alluring 1907 Rococo concert hall with a starry past • luxe décor includes marble columns, ornately gilded balconies and an elaborate frescoed ceiling • unique theatrical touches, like personalized marquees and state-of-the-art lighting and sound

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$
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Fort Mason Center

San Francisco, California

Fab Features: historic buildings right on the water • postcard-worthy vistas of the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and the Marin Headlands • outdoor lawn or patio ceremonies

Catering: BYO
Price: $ • $$
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Hotel Kabuki

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: sophisticated retreat in historic Japantown blends beautiful Japanese design elements with a plush, contemporary vibe • the Sakura Ballroom boasts a shoji-coffered ceiling and view of the garden (warmly illuminated in the evening!) through a floor-to-ceiling window • the Imperial Foyer and Ballroom are nestled adjacent to the gorgeous sunken garden, an artful arrangement of rocks and lush ferns that’s open to the sky

Catering: In-house
Price: $
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Marines' Memorial Club and Hotel

San Francisco, California

Fab Features: 10th and 11th-floor event spaces are impressive • stunning ballroom with 1926 opulence and city vistas • renovated guest rooms and suites for an overnight stay

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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St. Mark's Lutheran Church

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: historic, light-filled 1894 sanctuary open to all • the exquisite working pipe organ and piano offer the chance for stunning live music • generous planning assistance, affordable prices, and warm, welcoming coordinators

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $
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Hotel Zelos

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: chic hotel in the heart of SoMa • intimate 5th-floor event spaces include the speakeasy-style Stillhouse Room and the light-flooded Cooper Room, which opens onto the stylish Angel's Share Patio • delectable food & craft bars from the in-house restaurant Dirty Habit

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Hotel VIA

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: contemporary boutique hotel nestled between SoMa and Mission Bay • intimate rooftop spaces (and incredible city views) paired with urban-chic indoor venues • exceptional dining and tony rooms will spoil your guests

Catering: In-house
Price: $
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Press Club

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: sophisticated wine bar with a cozy, upscale vibe • numerous unique event spaces, including a sleek bottle lounge & private dining room, a light-flooded, glass-walled library, and plush lounges • delectable small plates and wine pairings

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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Hyatt Centric Fisherman's Wharf

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: sophisticated hotel set right on SF’s famous Pier 39 • flexible event spaces can be customized to suit your style • fabulous amenities paired with creative menus and craft cocktails

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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Venue: Officer's Club at the Presidio by Wedgewood Weddings


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