Carmen's Group Venues

1520 Stone Church Road East L8W 3P9 Hamilton (Ontario) View map
50 reviews

Number of guests 20 to 1000

Information about Carmen's Group Venues

Established in 1978, Carmen’s Group has created some of the city’s most beloved wedding and event venues, such as Carmen’s Banquet Centre, the C Hotel by Carmen’s, Baci Ristorante, the Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s, the Lakeview and, most recently, Dundas Valley Golf & Curling Club. Each of these venues offers distinct settings and experiences, while maintaining the special touch that has made Carmen’s Group successful for nearly four decades.

Facilities and capacity

Whether you’re looking for an intimate waterfront celebration or a glamourous ballroom affair, you can rest assured that your wedding will be unforgettable from the moment you begin planning to the final toast. The bride and groom-to-be can choose from:

  • Carmen's Banquet Centre: Carmen’s is a beloved event venue in Hamilton and is known for its timeless interior, exceptional cuisine and warm service. This space features three ballrooms with 28ft ceilings able to host from 125 - 1000 guests. There is a hotel on-site.
  • Dundas Valley Golf & Curling Club: This is an oasis nestled into the scenic Niagara Escarpment and Dundas Valley. There is a picturesque ballrom overlooking scenic golf course and it is able to accommodate up to 200 guests.
  • C Hotel by Carmen’s: This is a chic retreat and intimate event venue located on the Hamilton escarpment with a rooftop patio.Two ballrooms are able to accomodate intimate weddings and parties up to 130 guests.
  • Lakeview: This is a charming lakefront event venue set against the tranquil shores of Lake Ontario in the heart of beautiful Confederation Park. There is a stunning second floor ballroom overlooking lake able to accomodate up to 150 guests.
  • Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s: This is a distinctive and spacious facility in the heart of downtown Hamilton. Event spaces are able to accomodate up to 1000 guests.

Services offered

Services include accommodations, catering, bar, cake, event planning, lighting, sound and the coordination. Their unique all-inclusive packages and in-house planning services provide a stress-free journey for brides and grooms who want to focus on the most important part of their wedding: each other.

  • Nº of guests

    From 20 to 1000

  • Maximum Capacity

    1000

  • Type

    Ballroom, banquet hall, beach, country club, hotel

  • Style

    Classic, garden, glamorous, nautical, waterfront

  • Event Services

    Accommodations, bridal suite, cake, catering / bar, clean up, event planning, event rentals, lighting /…View more

  • Plated Service (per head)

    C$ 70.00

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More information about Carmen's Group Venues

  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 5
  • What kind of settings are available? Covered outdoor, indoor, uncovered outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, reception, bridal shower, engagement party
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, cocktail reception, dessert, family style, french service, hors d'oeuvres, outside cake, plated, server(s), stations, tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), cash bar, champagne toast, house beer, house wine, house liquor, liquor license, open bar, premium liquor, signature drink, specialty beer, specialty wine
  • What event items are available? Aisle runners, altar/arches, audio equipment, centerpieces, chair covers, dance floor, decor, drapery, furniture, lighting, photobooth, chairs, tables, tent accessories, tents
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, china, chocolate fountain, flatware, glassware, linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, shuttle, wheelchair access
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? No
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? C$ 745
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? C$ 500
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake cutting, server(s), dessert, wedding cake
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Open bar, house beer, house wine, house liquor, signature drink, bartenders

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Reviews from Carmen's Group Venues

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  • Alex

    Alex Potocki, Married on 28/07/2018

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    • Quality of service:
      Excellent
    • Responsiveness:
      Good
    • Value:
      Good
    • Flexibility:
      Good
    • Professionalism:
      Excellent

    The Lakeview by Carmen's

    We had our wedding at the Lakeview by Carmen's. It was a good experience; the staff was helpful and professional, and they made the day pretty stress-free! The Maitre'D took good care of our families during dinner, and for the year leading up to our wedding, there was always someone available to answer our questions.

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    Sent on 29/08/2018

    Carmen's Group Venues's reply:

    Hello Alex,

    We're very glad to hear that you had a great experience at Lakeview. Your compliments will be passed on to the team. Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your special day and for including shots from your beautiful wedding.

    Kind Regards,
    The Lakeview Team

  • Sarah

    Sarah Gavey, Married on 06/07/2018

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    • Quality of service:
      Excellent
    • Responsiveness:
      Excellent
    • Value:
      Excellent
    • Flexibility:
      Excellent
    • Professionalism:
      Excellent

    Best day ever

    We had our wedding at c hotel by Carmen’s in Hamilton. The food was amazing , stunning decor and the service was amazing. Our day was flawless. Would recommend to anyone. Beautiful scenery and so many options we didn’t even leave the grounds, to get our photos done. Our wedding coordinator helped me through the hole process, and the Carmen’s staff was very efficient from begging to end. My guest are still saying it was the best wedding the have ever been to

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    Sent on 07/08/2018

    Carmen's Group Venues's reply:

    Sarah, we're so happy to hear that you enjoyed all parts of your special day at the C Hotel. We'll be sure to pass on your compliments to the team.

    Congratulations and Best Wishes,
    The C Hotel Team

  • Ashley

    Ashley Wood, Married on 01/07/2018

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    • Quality of service:
      Excellent
    • Responsiveness:
      Excellent
    • Value:
      Excellent
    • Flexibility:
      Excellent
    • Professionalism:
      Excellent

    Incredible

    The Lakeview by carmen's was a great wedding venue. Pristine landscape and location. Beach ceremony option in the heart of the city - Hamilton. The food was soo good our guests are still talking about it. Very well organized team. We couldn't have asked for better service. We had a great experience having our wedding at the Lakeview.

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    Sent on 31/07/2018

    Carmen's Group Venues's reply:

    Hi Ashley, we're so happy to hear that your special day was a great experience with us at the Lakeview and that your guests enjoyed the food! Your compliments will most definitely be passed onto our team. Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your wedding day.

    Sincerely,
    The Lakeview Team

    P.S. thank you for including a photo! You both look stunning in that shot.

  • Sarah

    Sarah Whitty, Married on 29/06/2018

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    • Quality of service:
      Excellent
    • Responsiveness:
      Excellent
    • Value:
      Excellent
    • Flexibility:
      Excellent
    • Professionalism:
      Excellent

    Phenomenal

    I cannot believe how amazing the Carmen's team is. They made sure my wedding was perfectly planned!
    Huge thank you to Charlie, Amber, Allie and Cosetta of the lakeview.
    Unbelieveable team!! They set up all the decor perfectly and the food was incredible!
    We didn't have a single complaint for our guests.
    This was the best day yet, thanks to this beautiful venue and staff!

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    Sent on 02/07/2018
  • Sue

    Sue Greaves, Married on 22/06/2018

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    • Quality of service:
      Excellent
    • Responsiveness:
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    • Value:
      Excellent
    • Flexibility:
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    • Professionalism:
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    Wonderful venue and staff

    Nick and Laura's fun and easy going personalities made it easy planning our wedding. We never felt pressured about anything and they we so accommodating that we able to fully enjoy our day, stress free.

    Sent on 22/08/2018

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