The Palace Hotel has been the first choice for elegant San Francisco weddings for over
a century. Offering the most distinguished service in an opulent setting, the Palace
Hotel is a magical place to affirm your life together as a married couple. In addition to
exquisite San Francisco wedding venues to choose from, the Palace Hotel offers full-
service wedding planning assistance from invitations to flowers to catering and décor.
Whether your dream wedding is an intimate gathering or the wedding reception of the
year, our San Francisco wedding specialists will create an exquisite celebration that is
an authentic reflection of you both as a couple.
The Palace Hotel offers couples a wonderful variety of San Francisco wedding venues
to choose from. Each of our San Francisco wedding locations features sophisticated
décor and an elegant ambiance, perfect for ceremonies and wedding receptions.
San Francisco's only indoor historic landmark, the Garden Court, is second to none.
Its grandeur is unparalleled, with an intricately detailed glass domed ceiling and
amazing accents at every turn. Located outside of the hotel's main entrance, guests
are immediately impacted by its charm and grace. The Garden Court can accomodate
350 guests with a dance floor.
One of the hotel's most charming venues, the French Parlor, has played host to
heads of state and elegant San Francisco gatherings for decades. Split on two levels,
the Upper Parlor is the perfect setting for sophisticated dining, while the Lower Parlor
as an ideal location for wedding receptions and dancing. Antique glass window panes
open to overlook the historic Garden Court. Two decorative fireplaces, a stained glass
ceiling and classic chandeliers provide a warm, intimate feeling to the space. Capacity
is up to 90 guests with a dance floor.
Situated on the second floor, the Sunset Court offers the feeling of being outside
without the risk of inclement weather. The beautiful domed ceiling showcases
wonderful cityscape views of San Francisco. The graceful room serves up to 600
guests for wedding receptions with a seated dinner and dancing.
The Ralston Room is a tribute to William Ralston's prediction that the Palace Hotel
would be the premier location for elegance and exceptional service. The luxurious
Ralston Room features arched ceilings accented with gold, long French windows
framed by intricate trellis work and ornate crystal lights.
The Grand Ballroom offers a stunning 8,964-square-foot space with 18-foot ceilings,
brilliant antique drop chandeliers, rich red and gold carpeting and elaborate crown
molding. In its entirety, the Grand Ballroom can host 600 guests alongside a parquet
dance floor. The Grand Ballroom can also be divided for smaller wedding receptions.
The Gold Ballroom, touted as a favorite among high society groups in San Francisco,
offers sweeping windows draped with lush fabrics and regal chandeliers. A decorative
fireplace gives the space a feeling reminiscent of a classic parlor. Large mirrors above
the fireplace complete the dramatic effect. Capacity is up to 250 guests with a dance
Contact our San Francisco wedding specialists for more information about our San
Francisco Palace Hotel wedding packages. The beginning of your memorable wedding
journey begins here at the iconic Palace Hotel - a luxurious San Francisco wedding hotel.