No other venue in San Francisco brings guests closer to awe-inspiring Golden Gate views than the Observation Post at the Presidio. With an open floor plan and panoramic views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, Crissy Field, and the Marin Headlands, the ballroom is ideal for celebrations and ceremonies as well as meetings and retreats. An adjacent lawn is available for standing receptions or seated ceremonies.
Reservations are accepted for rental until May 31, 2018. Permanent closure of this venue will occur in Summer 2018.
Bay View Room
Breakout Room A
*Capacities are estimates only; actual maximum guest count will be approved by the Presidio Trust based on proposed layout and equipment use. Banquet capacity estimate based on 60” round tables with 10 people per table.
Expansive Bay and Golden Gate Bridge Views
Large lawn area with for receptions or seated ceremonies
Caterer's prep area
Guest check-in and coat room area
Easy load-in and load-out access
Wi-Fi available (additional fees may apply)
Limited paid parking
Board Room available for rent
Meeting Rentals Only: Rental includes up to 15 tables and 150 chairs, plus initial room set-up. Supply is based on available inventory and is for indoor use only. Additional items may be rented through the Presidio Trust or outside vendor
The event rental period includes up to ten hours, between the hours of 8 am and midnight, inclusive of setup and cleanup.
The meeting rental period includes up to nine hours, between the hours of 7 am to 6 pm on Mondays through Fridays and 8 am to 6 pm on Saturdays and Sundays, inclusive of set-up and cleanup.
Pre-qualified caterers must be selected to cater your event or meeting. Alcohol must be served by companies with full service liquor liability insurance coverage
For meeting rentals, alcohol is not permitted unless a reception fee is paid.