Plan Your Dream Wedding

Imagine exchanging vows with the waters of San Francisco Bay as your something blue. Share sunset views with loved ones or dance under the moonlit sky surrounded by the San Francisco skyline and world-famous landmarks and cityscapes aboard our unique floating venue as you embark on your dream wedding experience. City Cruises provides all-inclusive options tailored to your budget and style with chef-prepared menus, full-bar packages, and customizable entertainment. Create unforgettable moments that you and your guests will treasure.

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CEREMONIES &
RECEPTIONS

Begin your happily ever after with San Francisco’s cityscape as your backdrop. You’ll depart from renown Pier 3 on the Embarcadero – the heart of the waterfront, and your guests will awe in wonder at iconic San Francisco skyline views of the Ferry Building, Salesforce Tower, the Coit Tower, Treasure Island, and the Bay Bridge… all before you set sail! Enjoy a lively reception indoors where our all-inclusive packages cater to every budget and style, an experience all its own for locals and your out-of-town friends and family alike.

REHEARSAL DINNERS &
WEDDING RELATED EVENTS

Make the wedding celebration of your dreams a reality with breathtaking on-the-water views of San Francisco Bay and its unforgettable sights such as the Golden Gate Bridge, Bay Bridge, and more! Our vessels offer an all-inclusive experience, perfect for a rehearsal dinner, engagement party, bridal shower, brunch, and vow renewal. Delight in exceptional hospitality, ensuring your wedding-related event is unforgettable. Let our dedicated team expertly handle the planning, leaving you free to come aboard, raise a toast to your love, and revel in the joy of your union.

A Space for Every Occasion 

The magic is in the details, and each of our venues offers an abundance of choices. Take a visual tour of our San Francisco fleet, offering both indoor and outdoor spaces, which boast unparalleled panoramic views from every direction. Our climate-controlled interiors and open-air exterior decks rank among the largest and most luxurious in their class. Consider our spaces as a blank canvas to bring your wedding dreams to life. Whether you’re planning an intimate event or a grand affair, there’s something tailored for every couple.

PACKAGE INCLUSIONS

Our venues provide all the amenities and furniture necessary for your event. City Cruises all-inclusive wedding packages include the below among other offerings.

  • Two-hour lunch cruise
  • Champagne toast
  • Cash cocktail bar
  • Two or three-hour dinner cruise
  • Plated, food station, or buffet menu
  • Dessert or wedding cake
  • Background music
  • China, linens, glassware
  • Service staff & bartenders
  • Complimentary cake cutting
  • In-office coordinator
  • One-year anniversary dinner

ENHANCEMENTS

Envision your biggest dreams and let us turn them into reality — that’s our promise. While our venue provides a comprehensive package, our complimentary event planners are here to collaborate with the finest wedding partners in the San Francisco Bay area for personalized upgrades or enhancements you desire. Take advantage of our exclusive curated list of extraordinary vendors for enhancements. Booking is easy with simple online proposal signing and flexible payment options.
  • Ceremony officiant
  • Live ceremony music
  • Live entertainment
  • Bar & menu upgrades
  • Dance floor
  • Videographer
  • Customized florals
  • Photographer
  • Specialty linens
  • Photo booths & more!

Your Wedding is Better on the Water 

Our wedding guide provides images, inspirations, packages, and enhancements to create your perfect day. Ready to tie the knot with City Cruises? Provide your email address below and download our free wedding guide.

GET IN TOUCH

You’ve said yes, now allow us to plan the start of your beautiful journey.

Send us some of the essential details about your event, and one of our event planners will personally reach out to discuss availability, and pricing, and arrange a tour of our fleet. 

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MATT & IVY

“We just wanted to reach out again to tell you how incredibly happy we were to have the Atlantica (and the entire Atlantica staff!) as part of our wedding day. It was an absolute dream – just perfection really, and we can’t believe we can look back on our day thinking, we wouldn’t change a single thing – thank you!!!”

JUSTIN & JANAE

“The day went by soo fast and the food was impeccable. Overall the staff was OUTSTANDING!! Amaris and Jeffrey helped make the day feel stress free. We look forward to coming back to have our own enjoyable experience. Thank you for all your help and coordination in making our wedding day special and unforgettable.”

Frequently Asked Questions

How many people can go on a wedding cruise in San Francisco?

As many as you need with our diverse selection of cruises, you can host a wedding for 500 guests on the California Hornblower, a 100 guests celebration in the Sunset Hornblower, and anything in between.

Does City Cruises offer all-inclusive weddings in San Francisco?

All-inclusive wedding packages can help you create the cruise wedding of your dreams. We take care of food, drinks, decorations, table settings, and entertainment while you enjoy getting married surrounded by friends and family. Our wedding packages are customized to suit your needs and dreams.  

How much do yacht weddings cost in San Francisco?

The cost depends largely on the size of your wedding, the services you want to include, and the type of vessel you choose. All you need is to fill out the form hereor call our team at 800-459-8105. You can always contact us to get full information and pricing for your needs. 

What types of wedding packages does City Cruises offer in San Francisco?

Tailored experiences are our top priority, and we offer packages to fill the needs of each unique customer. You can build your wedding package by choosing from our services, which include catering, bar, entertainment, decorations, and more. 

Does City Cruises San Francisco offer a coordinator for the wedding cruise?

Your wedding day will be a once in a life experience, and the last thing you want to do is take care of the little things. A wedding coordinator can help you by taking care of planning and executing your big celebration. Contact us to find out about your location availability for wedding coordinators.  

What sights can be seen on a boat wedding in San Francisco?

The San Francisco Bay is a world-renowned place known for its beauty, starting with the iconic Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island, and the entire San Francisco skyline. There won’t be a dull moment as you tie the knot on a cruise wedding.  

Will there be photo opportunities on a San Francisco yacht wedding?

Your wedding photographer won’t stop taking pictures and capturing every moment as you say I do with the San Francisco Bay as your backdrop; photo opportunities are endless, and every photo taken with your friends and family will be memorable.  

Where do wedding cruises depart in San Francisco?

Pier Location: Pier 3, The Embarcadero, SF CA 94111 

Does City Cruises San Francisco provide a wedding vendor list?

We offer all you need on board, but if you wish, you can bring your cake and decorations if you comply with our policies. Find everything about them by contacting us hereor call our team at 800-459-8105.