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Top Lecture spaces in San Francisco, CA

Great 600 sq/ft space with lots of light
  • $189/hr
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  • Responds within 1 hr
  • San Francisco, CA
Rincon Conference Room
  • $50/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
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  • Responds within a few hours
  • San Francisco, CA
Transbay Conference Room
  • $50/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • San Francisco, CA
Beautiful Mission Bay Conference Room
  • $35/hr
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  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • San Francisco, CA
City View at Metreon
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • San Francisco, CA
Bently Reserve
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • San Francisco, CA

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Frequently Asked Questions about Lecture venues

Do I need my own production or event insurance in San Francisco?
Yes. All renters are required to carry Comprehensive Liability and Property Damage insurance with liability coverage of no less than $1,000,000.
What protection plans are available for bookings in San Francisco on Giggster?
Giggster offers Damage Protection coverage that you can add to a booking at checkout. Learn more about Giggster's Damage Protection coverage.
What types of locations can I book in San Francisco?
You can choose from 42 types! Just search for locations in San Francisco at, then click 'Filters' to look for something specific.
How many Lecture spaces are available in San Francisco?
Right now, there are 248 Lecture spaces available in San Francisco.
What payment methods does Giggster accept for San Francisco bookings?
You can pay for your booking with a credit card, or with ACH or wire transfer for bookings over $4k.
What is the cancellation policy for San Francisco guests on Giggster?
Refund options vary, based on when the booking is canceled. Learn more about Giggster's cancellation and refund policy.
What are the cleaning and safety policies for San Francisco locations on Giggster?
Now more than ever, your health and safety is our number one priority. We've outlined specific health and safety requirements for both hosts and guests. Learn more about Giggster's COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures.
What locations available near San Francisco?
You'll find up to 42 different types of locations in San Francisco. Just start a search at and narrow things down with the 'Filter' option.
Is there an extra cost to add more attendees to my San Francisco booking?
Yes. Pricing tiers are based on group size. For example, if you booked a space for a group of 1-5 for $30/hr, the price per person is $6/hr. Each additional person would increase the rate by $6/hr.
How much are average location rentals in San Francisco?
Rental rates vary with the type and features of the location, but the average rate in San Francisco is $254 per hour.
Why should I choose Giggster over other platforms offering rentals in San Francisco?
Giggster's got your back — and we know our stuff. Our Customer Support team is knowledgeable and accessible, we offer white glove Concierge service to help you find the perfect location, and we're experts on the unique needs of production teams.
What is the price range for Lecture spaces in San Francisco, CA?
Booking prices vary with the property type, features, and rental length, but generally a 1-hour booking will be in the range of $35 to $617.
Which Lecture spaces are most popular in San Francisco, CA in 2023?
The top 3 Lecture spaces in San Francisco, CA right now are Great 600 sq/ft space with lots of light, Rincon Conference Room and Transbay Conference Room.
How do I book a San Francisco location on Giggster?
When you find the right venue, you can connect with the host to get additional info and work out the details. Once everything is all set, you can book and pay for the location in a couple of clicks. Learn more about booking locations.
How do I cancel a San Francisco reservation request?
You can contact our team to request a cancellation. Learn more about our cancellation policy.

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About San Francisco

Located on the California coastline, San Francisco is a city steeped in history and culture. After a fire destroyed most of the city in 1906, San Francisco rebuilt in the image of a modern trading port, welcoming residents of all different ethnicities. It’s one of the most culturally diverse cities in the country, with neighborhoods celebrating Chinese, Italian, Hispanic and many other cultures.

The city boasts top-notch fishing and boating opportunities, professional sports teams, many significant historic landmarks and a handful of beautifully-preserved natural areas and parks. Public transport is plentiful and affordable, making a city as large as San Francisco easy to navigate without a car.

Finding a lecture space in San Francisco is easy, as there are many options ranging from historic to mid-century to modern. There are many types of professional support services available to help make your public lecture or talk a success.

Lecture Space Options in San Francisco

San Francisco has a wealth of venues perfect for use as a lecture space. You’ll also find many support services, such as printing, marketing and catering to help make your event successful.

  • Florist
    Flowers and plants dress up a space. Relying on the help of a florist to add a subtle design to your San Francisco lecture space takes one detail off of your shoulders. Flowers or tall greenery behind the podium is always a nice addition.

  • Caterer
    Offering refreshments after a lecture is an excellent way to allow people to stick around to discuss what they just heard or to ask questions about your lecture content. Simple drinks and snacks or a full-out buffet feast are options.

  • Furniture Rental
    Typically, you will need to rent a podium, white screen if required, mics and sound equipment. Call on a local furniture and equipment rental company to supply you with the necessities to engage your audience – comfortable seating, a podium or stand and a sound system so they can hear you well.

Lecture Space Companies in San Francisco

Once you’ve chosen your lecture space in San Francisco, you may want to consult a professional meeting or event planner about managing the event itself. They can offer assistance with budgeting, logistics and other important details.

  • Kennedy Events
    For more than a decade, Kennedy Events has been offering event strategy and project management, as well as event design and virtual event support. Not only can they transform a basic lecture space into a creative and professional showcase, but they can also help with budgeting and scheduling, contract negotiating, audience engagement and presenter support. You’ll meet with professional planners to map out your goals and total budget so they can design a custom package of services just for you.

  • Event Solutions
    Event Solutions San Francisco has more than 20 years of experience bringing creative events to the forefront. The firm offers several packages designed to cover your needs and fit within your budget, including day-of coordination, partial planning, full event management and several a la carte services if you just need a helping hand during the planning process.

  • Emily Martin Communications and Events
    Emily Martin Communications and Events specializes in marketing, branding and luxury event planning and can develop buzz for any type of lecture or meeting. This full-service firm is dedicated to even the tiniest details and can arrange lodging, transportation, venue selection and setup, marketing and more.

Pros and Cons of Lecture Spaces in San Francisco

San Francisco has many one-of-a-kind lecture spaces available, but there are some pros and cons you should consider before making a final decision.


  • Historic buildings
    San Francisco has many unique, historic and architecturally-significant buildings, both to use as a venue or tour as a visitor.

  • Public transportation
    Public transportation is abundant and affordable, making a rental car unnecessary for most city travels.

  • Weather
    San Francisco enjoys a mild climate for much of the year, although it can be chillier than expected even during the summer months.


  • Expensive
    San Francisco is one of the most expensive cities in both California and the U.S., so be sure to have a financial plan for the event.

  • Homelessness
    Due to the expense of housing, homelessness is a major problem in some areas of the city.

  • Traffic
    Freeways and main thoroughfares are often very congested and parking is difficult to find. Choose a venue with adequate places for people to park to ensure attendance.

Famous Locations in San Francisco

  • Alcatraz
    Visitors to San Francisco shouldn’t miss a chance to tour the infamous former federal penitentiary on craggy Alcatraz Island. The prison closed officially in 1963 after the inescapable island fortress suffered its only allegedly successful escape attempt a year earlier. Walk the empty cell blocks and examine graffiti left from the island’s occupation by Native Americans protesting broken treaties by the U.S. government. Various information about former inmates, as well as artifacts from the families who staffed the prison are on display.

  • Golden Gate Bridge
    One of the most iconic bridges in the world, the Golden Gate Bridge connects San Francisco with the Marin Headlands and Golden Gate National Recreation Area. The Art Deco-style bridge was completed in 1937 and today sees more than 40 million commuters each year. The 4,200-foot can be experienced by car, bike or on foot and is best viewed from a bluff in Golden Gate National Recreation Area overlooking the peninsula on clear days.

  • Pier 39
    Pier 39 is a one-stop location for shopping, dining and attractions in the Port of San Francisco. There are many attractions for all ages, including bay cruises, adventure rides, the Aquarium by the Bay, sightseeing tours and more. There are more than two dozen restaurants and eateries for you to experience and many boutique and one-of-a-kind shops for you to pick up everything from candy to Alcatraz souvenirs.