In their article "25 Best California Wedding Venues", Vacation Idea writesThe historic Bently Reserve dates back to the Roaring Twenties and is still just as impressive as the day it was built. The elegant venue, which was once the San Francisco Federal Reserve, will form the perfect backdrop for a more formal, elegant wedding – the temple-style main banking hall can accommodate up to 350 guests for a banquet-style reception. There are various spaces where you can stage both your ceremony and your reception, and the outdoor balcony and the mezzanine level are the ideal place to enjoy cocktails. The stately venue is directly linked to the adjacent Le Meridien Hotel, where out-of-town guests can enjoy luxurious accommodation.
BizBash, a resource hub for the event and meeting industry, honored this year's Earth Day with a roundup of San Francisco's ten greenest venues for meetings and events — and the Bently Reserve is number one on the list!
Our spring 2015 renovations were highlighted in their slideshow.
We're proud to have spent Earth Day the company of the greenest event venues in one of the world's most sustainable cities.
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Citing its one-of-a-kind sophistication, elegance and rich history, the Bently Reserve was chosen from more than 2,000 venues as one of the best spots in the San Francisco Bay Area for brides and grooms to say "I do" by the readers of Wedding Spot. Additionally, the Reserve's Banking Hall was named one of the top ballrooms in Northern California.
Criteria for the awards was based upon the number of online clicks, number of viewing appointments requested, number of price estimates created and number of weddings booked for each venue on the Wedding Spot website.
"Our mission has always been to provide ease and transparency for brides to discover and book their dream venues," said Wedding Spot CEO Tina Hoang-To. "We've been fortunate enough to work with a number of absolutely stunning locations since our launch, and we're thrilled to have the opportunity to share our brides' excitement for these incredible venues and showcase them through these awards!"
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In a roundup of unique meeting places located in the world's financial capitals, the Bently Reserve was recently highlighted by Meetings and Conventions Magazine.
We are delighted to be the top venue in San Francisco!
Thank you to Bizzibo for naming us one of the 12 best event venues in SF!
Best 'Trendy' Venue: Bently Reserve
From halls, to lounges, to getaway rooms, this can acclimate all ranges of event festivities. This venue is a sleek and sophisticated getaway for all your attendees.
BizBash announced the winners of the First National BizBash Event Style Awards, and the Bently Reserve is the Best Ballroom in North America!
We are thrilled to be recognized in this category, and are so honored to receive the award.
California's brides recently voted for their favorite wedding venues at The Knot, and the Bently Reserve has been chosen as the Bay Area's top wedding venue!
We're elated to have hosted so many unforgettable weddings for so many couples, and grateful to have this distinction. Learn more at Business Wire.
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The Knot is the Internet's most-trafficked one-stop wedding planning solution. Founded in 1996 to offer a much-needed alternative to the white-gloved, outdated advice of the available etiquette experts, The Knot has quickly become America's leading wedding brand reaching out to millions of engaged couples each year through our award-winning website, books, magazines, and broadcast offerings.
The Bently Reserve recently finished in 5th place in the BayList 2010 Best Wedding Venue competition — and was the only venue in the city of San Francisco to make the top five cut. We're delighted to have been voted the best wedding venue in San Francisco, and also to be in the final five for the entire Bay Area!
This honor follows closely on the heels of the Bently Reserve's selection as one of the Best of 2010 at The Knot.
The BayList is an interactive city guide featuring promotional contests hosted by the San Francisco Chronicle. The BayList profiles local businesses and allows consumers to vote for and recommend their favorites. Eligible businesses are nominated by readers and winners are determined by popular vote, meaning that Bay Area locals choose the Best of 2010. More than 71,000 people voted in this year's contest.
Vivian Perez, the Event and Sales Manager at the Bently Reserve, had this to say about the event space: "The Banking Hall is …