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Top Rooftop venues in San Francisco, CA

42nd Floor Sky Lounge & Deck in East Cut
  • $1250/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • San Francisco, CA
Modern and Spacious Event Space In San Francisco
  • $50/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • San Francisco, CA
Urban Oasis with Lush Patio in the Heart of SF
  • $200/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (7)
  • 7
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • San Francisco, CA
Califonia's 260 Rooftop & Lounge
  • $500/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • San Francisco, CA
The Stove - Perfect Kitchen Studio Shoots
  • $150/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • San Francisco, CA
SF Multi-purpose Space Center
  • $200/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • San Francisco, CA

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What people are saying about Rooftop on Giggster

Dhaval B.
$ 3750
3 hours
45 people
6 months ago
Amazing location with beautiful views offered from every angle. Amazing place for a small gathering or a photoshoot! Highly recommend this location. Host (Mark) is super collaborative to work with as well and looking forward to working with him again!
Jacqulynn O.
$ 1250
5 hours
30 people
2 years ago
Great venue! I booked this venue for my 30th birthday and everyone loved it. Very spacious and perfect for hosting. The owner, Alen was a pleasure to work with and made the experience an easy one. I would highly recommend to others.
Jackie O.
$ 1750
7 hours
45 people
2 years ago
Beautiful venue for a bit of eclectic look and greenery. I love the plants at the venues. The hosts are wonderful. I had my daughter tea ceremony at the venue and it feels very homey :-) Thanks Alen and Ali :-)

Frequently Asked Questions about Rooftop 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 Rooftop venues are available in San Francisco?
Right now, there are 12 Rooftop venues 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 $391 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 Select 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 Rooftop venues 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 $50 to $1250.
Which Rooftop venues are most popular in San Francisco, CA in 2024?
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

Renowned for its progressive social values and drive for change, San Francisco is the cultural hub of Northern California. It’s home to the iconic Golden Gate Bridge and bustling entertainment piers, as well as the island prison of Alcatraz and the photogenically steep Lombard Street.

The city’s creativity extends to its rooftop venues, many of which combine gorgeous indoor and outdoor spaces overlooking San Francisco’s skyline. Combined with an inspiring gastronomy scene, there’s no better place to hold your next event than San Francisco.

Event Options in San Francisco

San Francisco’s renowned as a creative city, and there is no shortage of professionals who will bring your rooftop event to life. From florists to DJs and equipment rentals, you’ll be able to find everything you need.

  • DJ
    There’s no easier way to create ambiance at your rooftop event than with a live DJ. San Francisco’s wide choice of DJs means you’ll be able to find one who’s experienced in the musical genre you prefer.

  • Caterers
    Catering is provided in-house at most rooftop venues in San Francisco, with the option to select from regular menus or special event options. But if not, you’ll find plenty of caterers in San Francisco who will deliver the cuisine you are after.

  • Florists
    If your San Francisco rooftop venue needs livening up, consider investing in a few floral bouquets or botanical features from one of the city’s talented florists.
  • Photographer
    To ensure your rooftop event lives on in the minds of guests and non-guests alike, you can hire the services of a professional photographer. They’ll capture high-quality images throughout the event, which can be shared on your website and social media channels.
  • Equipment Rentals
    Most rooftop venues in San Francisco come equipped with furniture, as well as sound and audio gear. But if there’s anything you need, there are equipment rental services in the city that can supply them for you.

Event Planning Companies in San Francisco

If you need help planning or executing your rooftop event in San Francisco, the services of an experienced event planning company can be invaluable.

  • Inspire Productions
    Specializing in event planning and management, Inspire Productions has been producing events for more than 20 years. They draw on their creative talent and industry contacts to deliver events that leave a big impact on both clients and guests.

  • B Line Events
    With its experienced team of planners, organizers, socializers, and creators, B Line Events is a full-service event management company based in San Francisco. They pride themselves on their attention to detail and building real relationships with their clients.

  • Entire Productions
    One of the top corporate event planning companies in San Francisco, Entire Productions comprises a team of experienced professionals. They’ll add their creative flair to your rooftop event, no matter the style or atmosphere you desire.

Pros and Cons of Events in San Francisco

As one of the United States’ most alluring cities, there are lots of advantages to hosting a rooftop event in San Francisco. However, there are several drawbacks to consider, including the weather and the city’s notorious traffic.


  • San Francisco is a destination in itself
    With its abundance of cultural landmarks, an inspiring culinary scene, and two Major League baseball teams, there’s plenty to keep out-of-town guests entertained during their stay.

  • Diversity of venues
    San Francisco’s diversity of rooftop venues means you’ll have options when finding the one that’s right for your event.
  • Experienced vendors
    With a thriving creative scene, San Francisco has an abundance of professional vendors who will bring your event to life.

  • Sustainable gastronomy
    San Francisco’s reputation as a progressive hub means that you can easily find eclectic rooftop venues offering sustainably and ethically sourced produce.
  • Good public transportation system
    With trolley, light rail, and bus networks, San Francisco’s public transportation system makes it easy for your guests to get to and from your rooftop venue.


  • High costs of living
    San Francisco has one of the highest costs of living in the United States, which translates into higher costs when hosting an event.
  • High property prices
    The city’s soaring property prices mean that rental costs for venues may be high compared to many other places in the United States.

  • Unpredictable weather
    San Francisco’s unpredictable weather means hosting outdoor events can be a gamble, which is why it’s a good idea to find a rooftop venue with an indoor space.

  • Terrible traffic
    Traffic in San Francisco is notorious at almost all hours of the day and night, which is why using public transportation is the best way of getting around.

  • Crime is an issue
    Crime in San Francisco can be a problem, and guests should be cautious when walking to and from events.

Famous Locations in San Francisco

  • Financial District
    Serving as the city’s business hub, the Financial District is dominated by soaring skyscrapers and the striking Transamerica Pyramid building. It’s home to an abundance of bars and restaurants, as well as several of the best rooftop venues in San Francisco.

  • Golden Gate Bridge
    As an icon of San Francisco, the Golden Gate Bridge can be seen from several rooftop venues throughout the city. It’s particularly stunning at night when it’s beautifully illuminated as it transports commuters between the city and Marin County.

  • Cable Cars
    Introduced to the city in 1873, San Francisco’s historic cable cars are one of the most atmospheric ways to navigate the city’s hilly streets. You can ride the scenic Powell-Mason or Powell-Hyde routes while taking in the landmarks en route to your rooftop venue.