Planning a wedding in San Francisco leaves couples spoiled for choice when looking for an incredible venue to celebrate the beginning of a new chapter in their lives. With rolling hills, a big picturesque bay, and lots of unique architecture, it is no wonder why it also has the nickname The Golden City.

To find out just how diverse wedding venues are in the city, take a look at some of the top locations that couples love:

Combining the beauty of vintage rustic charm with luxury elegance, Casa Bella has a variety of views and stunning décor to give each wedding a unique bespoke look. With manicured gardens, a grand outdoor pergola, featured water fountain, and large wine barrel highlights, every corner of this location is made for wonderful photo opportunities. Ideal for parties of up to 200 guests, the main reception hall is dressed in all of the latest décor pieces and table setting styles.

Address: 11984 Main St, Sunol, CA

Phone: (855) 485-1525

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Contact : Marie Davis

A genuinely unique wedding venue that is sure to be cherished by the couple for many years to come, Chabot Space Center is an incredible location that offers spectacular views of the natural landscape and 13 acres of redwoods. The surrounding area also has lovely manicured gardens that are perfect for those romantic photos near the unique modern center design. With multiple indoor and outdoor reception options to host up to 350 guests, each room has a unique modern elegance that is sure to look beautiful in every photo.

Address: 10000 Skyline Blvd, Oakland, CA

Phone: (510) 336-7439

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Contact : Chabot Space & Science Center

The San Francisco Film Centre is located in the Presidio with gorgeous views of the Golden Gate Bridge and the Main Post. The Palm Room is a popular choice for receptions with its Australian Eucalyptus wood floors, potted palms, adjustable lighting, and a guest capacity of up to 200 guests. It has a beautiful adjoining outdoor space complete with Spanish tile floors and picturesque views. The Ceremony Lawn is a perfect location to say your vows with its historic double doors and views of the surrounding landscape. The lawn has a maximum capacity of 150 guests. The San Francisco Film Centre also offers the use of the bridal room to get ready for your special day.

Style: Historic

Price: Contact For A Quote

Address: 39 Mesa Street, suite 113 The Presidio, San Francisco, CA

Phone:  (415) 561-2264

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Contact : Maggie Panontin

The Culinary Institute of America, located in St. Helena, and offers breathtaking views of the wine country. The building has grand cathedral ceilings and hand-cut stone walls that give it the feeling of being in a castle. The Culinary Institute of America has four breathtaking spaces for your wedding ceremony and reception. Herb Terrace is often used for ceremonies and receptions. It has sweeping views of the wine country, ivy-covered stone walls, flower and herb garden beds, and palm trees. This space can accommodate up to 600 standing guests. Another notable area is The Barrel Room. This event space features 2,000 gallon Redwood wine barrels, exposed stone walls, and wooden beams. The Barrel Room has a maximum capacity of 1,000 guests.

Style: Garden

Price: Contact For A Quote

Address: 500 1st Street, Napa, CA

Phone:  (707) 967-2563

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Contact : The Culinary Institute of America

Over 20 acres of lush manicured gardens that look stunning in every season, Holbrook Palmer Park is a popular location as a wedding venue because it has a serene atmosphere, beautiful historical buildings to rent for the event, and plenty of space for fun and entertainment. Needing only a photographer to capture romantic strolls through the gardens, every area of this location is made for picture-perfect moments. The various traditional buildings are restored and very charming, with each one accommodating anything from small events of 30 guests to anything up to 150 guests.

Address: 150 Watkins Avenue, Atherton, CA

Phone: (650) 752-0534

Social: Facebook

Contact : Nia Harianto

A quirky country wedding venue that is made for fun and celebration, Long Branch is a great place for old country charm surrounded by a beautiful natural landscape. From historic buildings and the old Western town design to the cute little chapel and the Palace Grand Parlor, every last detail of this location will surely delight. With space for an indoor and outdoor celebration, couples can easily host up to 500 guests with ease.

Address: 321 Verde Road, Half Moon Bay, CA

Phone: (650) 726-3117

Social: Facebook

Contact : Long Branch Saloon and Farms

The Pearl is a unique industrial space in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood. Your ceremony could be held in the stunning rooftop terrace with a porcelain tiled floor, beautiful garden, string lights, and sweeping views of the area. The main floor is a popular choice for receptions. It features a 31-foot cedar ceiling with skylights along with an indoor living garden perched on two built-in gantries, a full-service bar and kitchen, in-house lighting, and theatrical lighting capabilities. The Pearl has a maximum capacity of 800 guests.

Style: Industrial

Price: Contact For A Quote

Address: 601 19th Street, San Francisco, CA (~45 minutes drive from San Jose)

Phone:  (415) 269-7171 ext. 1002

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Contact : The Pearl

If you’re searching for a tranquil wedding venue, StoneTree Estate by Wedgewood Weddings is an excellent option with its valley and lake views. You could hold your ceremony outdoors surrounded by mature trees, flowers, stone pathways, and a beautiful outdoor lounge area. They often hold receptions in the grand ballroom. This space has exposed rafters, floor-to-ceiling windows with scenic views, and hardwood floors. Stone Creek Estate offers all-inclusive wedding packages with the bonus of building your own or choosing a pre-made package.

Style: Golf Course

Price: Contact For A Quote

Address: 9 Stone Tree Lane, Novato, CA

Phone:  (844) 653-7553

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Contact : StoneTree Estate by Wedgewood Weddings

The Julia Morgan Ballroom is a historic wedding venue that is conveniently located in the Financial District and close to all of the city’s sights and accommodations. Featuring a stunning Beaux-Arts interior with all the modern conveniences for hosting over 700 guests in the grand ballroom, though smaller events also have gorgeous function space available. Styled with luxury finishes and decor, everyone will appreciate the elegance of the interior while enjoy the views from above.

Address: 465 California St, San Francisco, CA 94104

Phone: (415) 591-1833

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Contact : The Julia Morgan Ballroom

A warm and inviting wedding venue that is modern and stylish for a special occasion, Terra Gallery is a popular event space in the San Francisco area for good reason. Featuring 24,000 square feet of space that can be customized to any layout a couple would want for their celebrations, each level has incredible elegance with enough space to host up to 300 guests. Right in the heart of SOMA and close to top hotels and activities, everyone will love to explore the area and spend the night celebrating in style.

Address: 511 Harrison St, San Francisco, CA 94105

Phone: (415) 896-1234

Social: Facebook

Contact : Terra Gallery & Event Venue


Couples who are worried about finding the perfect wedding venue in San Francisco can rest assured that the city is full of amazing locations that will suit any personality, wedding size, and budget. The most important step to take while wedding planning is to take the time to consider what is available and even think out of the box for something that will be truly memorable.