San Francisco is more affordable than you may think! Here are 8 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 8 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.



W San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: playfully modern hotel in the heart of downtown • vibrant event spaces include the expansive, chic Social Terrance, with a media wall, L.E.D. chandelier, floor to ceiling windows, and outdoor patio • generous packages range from intimate micro-weddings to lavish, all-inclusive shindigs

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

Presidio Chapel by Wedgewood Weddings

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: historic chapel on a forested hillside overlooking the San Francisco Bay • resplendent vaulted redwood sanctuary lined with 12 arched stained-glass windows • enchanting ceremonies or social hours in a a cozy tiled garden thick with ferns, foliage, eucalyptus trees, and seasonal flowers

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

The Fillmore

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: legendary music venue has played host to the Grateful Dead, Jimi Hendrix, and more • luxe architectural details include sparkling crystal chandeliers, gleaming wooden bars, plush red curtains and more • exceptional food & beverage program offers innovative cuisine and mixology to match all tastes

Catering: In-house
Price: $$

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: $

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: $ • $$

San Francisco Italian Athletic Club

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: historic Italian-American organization serving delicious Northern Italian cuisine • expansive Grand Ballroom, with high ceilings, chandeliers, and state-of-the-art AV equipment • intimate parlor room with a fireplace, full kitchen, and a balcony overlooking Washington Square Park

Catering: In-house
Price: $

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: $ • $$

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: $ • $$


Venue: Officer's Club at the Presidio by Wedgewood Weddings


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