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.



The Chapel

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: extraordinary, 1914 music hall/theater • voted one of the "10 Most Beautiful Music Venues in California"• 40-foot ceiling, built–in black granite bar, and performance-caliber stage, lights and sound

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

San Francisco Film Centre

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: historic, Mission-style building with veranda and lawns • elegant Palm Room with views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Main Post, and grounds • plenty of parking

Catering: In-house, Preferred list
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: $ • $$

Hornblower Cruises & Events

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: affordable weddings on SF Bay • choice of vessels and all-inclusive packages • to-die-for views of SF skyline, bridges, and Alcatraz

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

Swedenborgian Church

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: Arts and Crafts-style gem built in 1895 • adjacent house & garden for intimate receptions • welcomes traditional, contemporary, same-sex, and interfaith ceremonies

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $

Hotel Kabuki

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: serene gardens with a koi pond, waterfall, and ferns • elegant Japanese aesthetic reflected in art and landscaping • guest rooms with deep soaking tubs

Catering: In-house
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: $ • $$

First Unitarian Universalist Church of San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

Fab Features: welcomes everyone, including same-sex and interfaith couples • 1889 Gothic Revival-Romanesque style church • two large reception areas and a sunny courtyard

Catering: BYO
Price: $


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