About Carmen’s Group


Carmen’s is owned and operated by Carmen’s Group, a leading hospitality brand in Hamilton. 


Established in 1978, Carmen’s Group has created some of the city’s most beloved hospitality establishments: Carmen’s Banquet Centre, the C Hotel by Carmen’s, Baci Ristorante, the Hamilton Convention Centre, and Lakeview.


At the core of Carmen’s Group is a love of people. From our guests, to our employees, to our community outreach, this sentiment is demonstrated in all that we do. Lead by a team of passionate professionals, Carmen’s Group is proud to offer unique hospitality experiences in the City of Hamilton. Through our Carmen’s Group Cares program, we support organizations such as Good Shepherd, City Kidz, United Way, and Charity of Hope. This passion, paired with a love of our community, has continued to make our organization successful for four decades.

C Hotel by Carmen's logo in black

C Hotel by Carmen’s

The C Hotel by Carmen’s is a chic, 52 room hotel with modern amenities and an onsite Italian restaurant. Alongside accommodations, the hotel offers two intimate event spaces including a rooftop lounge and patio. 


Baci Ristorante logo in black

Baci Ristorante

Baci Ristorante is a lively and modern Italian restaurant offering wood oven pizzas and inventive takes on authentic Italian dishes.


Lakeview by Carmen's logo in black


The Lakeview is a charming lakefront event venue set against the tranquil shores of Lake Ontario in the heart of beautiful Confederation Park.


Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen's in black

Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s

The Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s is a distinctive and spacious facility designed specifically for meetings, conventions and conferences.


collage of Carmen's Group venue images
collage of Carmen's Group venue images