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Carl House

Auburn , GA

LOCATION

1176 Atlanta Highway
Auburn, GA 30011 US (map)

PHONE

770-586-0095

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

Carl House, Extraordinary. Memorable. Events.

Built in 1903, award-winning Carl House is an elegant Southern antebellum-style home, meticulously remodeled with lavishly... Read more
Carl House, Extraordinary. Memorable. Events.

Built in 1903, award-winning Carl House is an elegant Southern antebellum-style home, meticulously remodeled with lavishly appointed interiors including a dramatic 4000 sq. ft. grand ballroom with porches, classic curved staircase and a charming gazebo on the property. Lush gardens and a rustic barn and surrounding pastureland all add to the ambiance of this private estate. With a host of awards, Carl House provides exquisite culinary services and offsite catering, in-house floral design, beautifully appointed bride and groom suites and inside or outside ceremony options.

“We’re often asked, why do so many brides choose Carl House over other beautiful venue locations. We realized that there are several reasons.

As an Owner operated venue, my heart and soul is in every aspect of Carl House and I’ve hired a team who love this business and brides and their families as much as I do. Understanding and executing your vision, along with meticulous attention to detail is our hallmark.

We work hard to earn your business by providing a great value with all the varied services we provide at Carl House. From in-house planning services to outstanding culinary and floral design, our aim is to help with as much or as little of the planning as you choose. We know the business and how to manage your investment carefully while providing high quality products and services in all we do.

With a background in theatre, I understand the need for a synchronized process in producing each and every event. My team and I assure that the flow of your event and all the behind the scenes details are managed with grace, care and flexibility as needed.

The uniqueness of our property speaks for itself. Our colorful and carefully manicured gardens, the historic re-build of our antebellum home, granite and wood fireplaces, spacious ballroom and classic curved staircase, which highlights your entrance as husband and wife, were all mindfully designed to accommodate your guests with gracious attention and care.

We look forward to the opportunity of serving you and your guests.”

Owner, BB Webb

What's included?
Carl House was designed and renovated with beautiful weddings in mind! Our concept is to make your planning easy with the need for little additional décor or decorations. Floral and linen options are easy additions for adding your signature style to an already beautifully appointed home.

Our venue fee includes most everything you will need to make your event a grand and memorable affair. Tables, mahogany charivari chairs, flatwear, stemwear, linens, centerpieces, exquisite bride and groom suites and in-house décor and decorations. Carl House also offers:

· Two ceremony location choices, a picturesque garden setting or inside our grand ballroom. (We boast an easy rain back up plan so you will have no stress with regard to the weather)!

· A Wedding Director who will assist you with planning your complete ceremony and reception with 11 hours of service and more available as needed

· In-house Floral options and other offering such as photo booth, chocolate fountain and candy station

· Option to use your own Wedding Professionals or choose from our recommendations

· Event Manager who assures that your guests are tended to with the attention and service you deserve, allowing you and your family to not worry about important details.

· One hour of scheduled rehearsal time, preferably the day before the wedding

· Two hours for set- up and for your ceremony immediately prior to your reception

· Four full hours for your reception celebration with in-house culinary and bar service

· Two beautifully appointed dressing rooms for the wedding party with a television for the groomsman to check on the game and a picturesque and spacious pink marbled dressing room for the ladies.

· Private use of the entire estate with unmatched photographic opportunities!

“What can you say about a wedding venue that charges modest rates yet delivers an extravaganza? All you have to say is BB Webb and Carl House. My daughter selected the Carl House and my wife selected the wedding plan. After the wedding, you could not have convinced me that we didn’t spend a $100,000 … superior photographer, videographer, location, cake, food and wedding planner!!!! A five star event magical event … words could never adequately capture the memories created by BB and her staff!” John Hunt, Father of the Bride



Availability
When you reserve Carl House for your wedding ceremony and reception, the estate is yours and just yours during that chosen timeframe! Each wedding comes with up to 11 hours of service from our in-house Wedding Director.”



“I just cannot say enough good things about this place, the people, the food, the flowers and all involved!! Being a bride that was planning from 900 miles away was quite a feat, and came with its share of complications but my venue and everything involved was something I never had to worry about, knowing I was well taken care of and in fantastic hands.

I am just in awe at how sweet the entire Carl House team was along with the rest of the staff was. On the big day I was completely taken care of with my wedding director helping me with every little detail. We got the chicken and it was so yummy! Bruchetta appetizer was to die for too!! All of our guests raved about what a gorgeous venue and how smoothly everything went. If you are a bride looking for your dream venue, I have good news for you.. your search is over! THIS IS THE PLACE!” Heather, Bride



Wedding Scheduling
Saturday and Sunday daytime wedding and reception times are typically from 10am-4pm. Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening weddings and reception times are typically from 5:30- 11:30pm. Customized timing is available by request and as available. The Carl House estate can be reserved in advance for a longer time, if available along with the services of our team and Wedding Director.

**Ask our Wedding and Catering Specialist about special pricing during times outside of Saturday evening. Ask too about our periodic promotions or ‘short booking’ specials. Call our office at 770-586-0095 or email us at info@carlhouse.com for details!



Award Winning

* 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 “Best of Weddings” from The Knot Magazine

* “Best Place for a Wedding” from Gwinnett Magazine 11 years in a row

* 2014 “Best Rehearsal Dinner Site” from Best of Atlanta Bridal Awards (BABA)

* Elite Member and 2012 “Best of” from Atlantabridal.com

* 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 “Couples Choice Award” from Weddingwire.com

* “Best of” 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and Gold Member from Mywedding.com

* “True Love 2012” from Mywedding.com

* “2014 Best Rehearsal Dinner Site” by Best of Atlanta Bridal Award (BABA)

* 2011 “Top Small Businesses” in Atlanta and the Southeast by Business Leader Magazine

* Awarded 2012, 2013 “Customer Satisfaction Award” presented by Talk of the Town News and Celebration Media, recognizing extraordinary customer service



“My new husband and I had our event at the Carl House. The estate is gorgeous beyond compare and once you have a look at the grounds there is no argument that the place is a beautiful spot to hold an event. But even more importantly, the level of service that was provided exceeded all expectations.

Every single guest complimented not only the food and the flowers (both done by the Carl House) but the entire wait staff was so sweet and attentive and helpful. Our wedding director was nothing short of a superwoman and expertly oversaw everything and made sure that the day went as planned and that everything was handled. I can't say enough kind words about how wonderful everyone at this establishment was to my family and guests and how blessed we felt to have them as part of our big day. Going anywhere else would be foolish!” Valerie, Bride


Contact Carl House for all the special events of your life! Call (770) 586-0095 or email Carl House at info@carlhouse.com and make plans to be delighted! Read less
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INFO FOR WEDDING VENUE

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
10
How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
5
Describe your venue:
Historic, Mansion
Describe the style of your venue
Country, Vintage, Classic
What kind of settings are available?
Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
Bridal Shower, Ceremony, Engagement Party, Reception
What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
300
What event services do you offer?
Bridal Suite, Catering / Bar, Clean Up, Event Planning, Event Rentals, Outside Vendors OK, Set Up
What catering services do you offer?
Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'Oeuvres, Outside Cake OK, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
What bar services do you provide?
Bartender(s), Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Cocktail(s), Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
What event items are available?
Aisle Markers, Centerpieces, Chair Covers, Chairs, Decor, Drapery, Lighting, Photobooth, Tables
What food and beverage items are available?
Barware, China, Chocolate Fountain, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
What transportation and access is available?
Parking, Wheelchair Access

REVIEWS

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Kim
Wedding:
5/19/2017
5.0/5.0
One of my friends got married here and I was a Bridesmaid in the wedding. Everyone was so nice and very professional. Not to mention the venue itself is GORGEOUS!
One of my friends got married here and I was a Bridesmaid in the wedding. Everyone was so nice and very professional. Not Read more...
One of my friends got married here and I was a Bridesmaid in the wedding. Everyone was so nice and very professional. Not to mention the venue itself is GORGEOUS! Read less
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Jenny
Wedding:
10/29/2016
5.0/5.0
The Venue is amazing. Gorgeous and I highly recommend you book your Wedding here. Service is great. As the bride we had an open bar and they made sure my husband and I were taken care of first and anything we wanted they had it to us in a matter of minutes. We had the Southern Comfort menu and the food was amazing! I wish I could have taken some home with me. We also did the chocolate fountain and that was a huge hit along with the photo booth. I couldn't have asked for a better night. Thank you again Carl House for making my wedding one to remember.
The Venue is amazing. Gorgeous and I highly recommend you book your Wedding here. Service is great. As the bride we had an Read more...
The Venue is amazing. Gorgeous and I highly recommend you book your Wedding here. Service is great. As the bride we had an open bar and they made sure my husband and I were taken care of first and anything we wanted they had it to us in a matter of minutes. We had the Southern Comfort menu and the food was amazing! I wish I could have taken some home with me. We also did the chocolate fountain and that was a huge hit along with the photo booth. I couldn't have asked for a better night. Thank you again Carl House for making my wedding one to remember. Read less
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Khary
Wedding:
10/16/2016
5.0/5.0
The Carl House made our wedding dream come true. I could write for hours about all the little things they did for us.
They made the planning process very easy, their communication was always fast and professional. Nicole Benson is an awesome wedding planner who was just on point throughout the planning and the wedding day itself, while staying polite and friendly no matter how stressful it was. Lindy, the florist, patiently listened to all of our requests regarding decoration and flowers and realized it perfectly. Also, the service staff on our wedding day was wonderful!
We are so glad we chose Carl House as our venue!
The Carl House made our wedding dream come true. I could write for hours about all the little things they did for us. Read more...
The Carl House made our wedding dream come true. I could write for hours about all the little things they did for us.
They made the planning process very easy, their communication was always fast and professional. Nicole Benson is an awesome wedding planner who was just on point throughout the planning and the wedding day itself, while staying polite and friendly no matter how stressful it was. Lindy, the florist, patiently listened to all of our requests regarding decoration and flowers and realized it perfectly. Also, the service staff on our wedding day was wonderful!
We are so glad we chose Carl House as our venue! Read less
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caroline
Wedding:
10/1/2016
5.0/5.0
We decided on August 1st were wanted to be married this Oct, two weeks later we were engaged, had a venue, dress and plan. I can not tell you how easy The Carl House made our wedding of 100 on a budget of 14k. It was a tight budget, but we wanted to pay for the wedding ourselves.

We started looking for a venue on a Tuesday and spent the weekend on venue appointments. At the end of the weekend we were narrowed to two very different locations, the Carl House and a warehouse. The decision became easy when we took a drive and visited them back to back.

The Carl House offered all in house vendors, saving me the time and headache of having to organize, coordinate and blend different types of vendors to one wedding plan. The packages saved the unneeded hassle of coming back around to a venue and caterer to select set up and food. In a meeting that lasted less than two hours, we had a venue, menu, flowers, table setup, agenda, cocktail hour and coordinator all arranged. From there we selected invitations, seating cards, honeymoon, DJ, Photographer, Videographer, and cake.

I've never been married before, but the Carl House and especially Nicole make it a breeze. We have a friend that is a wedding coordinator at a competitor and she complemented us on how lovely and seemless the event was.
We decided on August 1st were wanted to be married this Oct, two weeks later we were engaged, had a venue, dress and plan. Read more...
We decided on August 1st were wanted to be married this Oct, two weeks later we were engaged, had a venue, dress and plan. I can not tell you how easy The Carl House made our wedding of 100 on a budget of 14k. It was a tight budget, but we wanted to pay for the wedding ourselves.

We started looking for a venue on a Tuesday and spent the weekend on venue appointments. At the end of the weekend we were narrowed to two very different locations, the Carl House and a warehouse. The decision became easy when we took a drive and visited them back to back.

The Carl House offered all in house vendors, saving me the time and headache of having to organize, coordinate and blend different types of vendors to one wedding plan. The packages saved the unneeded hassle of coming back around to a venue and caterer to select set up and food. In a meeting that lasted less than two hours, we had a venue, menu, flowers, table setup, agenda, cocktail hour and coordinator all arranged. From there we selected invitations, seating cards, honeymoon, DJ, Photographer, Videographer, and cake.

I've never been married before, but the Carl House and especially Nicole make it a breeze. We have a friend that is a wedding coordinator at a competitor and she complemented us on how lovely and seemless the event was. Read less
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Ashton
Wedding:
9/24/2016
5.0/5.0
The Carl House is a beautiful venue! All of the staff were very professional, helpful, and dedicated. They did a great job with our wedding! The service was great and so was the food! The only thing I would have changed would be to have more time! It all went by too fast!
We definitely recommend the Carl House!!
The Carl House is a beautiful venue! All of the staff were very professional, helpful, and dedicated. They did a great job Read more...
The Carl House is a beautiful venue! All of the staff were very professional, helpful, and dedicated. They did a great job with our wedding! The service was great and so was the food! The only thing I would have changed would be to have more time! It all went by too fast!
We definitely recommend the Carl House!! Read less
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Alaina
Wedding:
9/3/2016
5.0/5.0
First of all, I have to say that my wedding was absolutely perfect!! From the weather to the venue, I couldn't have asked for a better day. Nicole Benson was the planner we worked with and she was AWESOME! I could not have asked for a better person to help get this altogether. She was super attentive and responsive! She provided a ton of suggestions and incite. There were a lot of areas that I had no clue what I wanted and she helped bridge gaps. The overall staff at Carl House was fantastic. Everyone was so great and helpful!! A big thanks to Angela for showing us the venue when we came the first time and making time for us the day after Christmas when we decided to book it. A HUGE thank you to Lindy, the in house florist, for preparing the flower arrangements for the wedding. They were absolutely breathtaking and not to mention affordable! She was so great to work with and took time to learn what I wanted. The food is prepared in house as well and is amazing! I would strongly suggest choosing Carl House as your wedding venue. It is a stunning venue and very affordable! They have packages that work for any bride and groom. You can tailor to whatever you want! The staff works very hard to make the day special. I am beyond ecstatic that I chose Carl House.
First of all, I have to say that my wedding was absolutely perfect!! From the weather to the venue, I couldn't have asked Read more...
First of all, I have to say that my wedding was absolutely perfect!! From the weather to the venue, I couldn't have asked for a better day. Nicole Benson was the planner we worked with and she was AWESOME! I could not have asked for a better person to help get this altogether. She was super attentive and responsive! She provided a ton of suggestions and incite. There were a lot of areas that I had no clue what I wanted and she helped bridge gaps. The overall staff at Carl House was fantastic. Everyone was so great and helpful!! A big thanks to Angela for showing us the venue when we came the first time and making time for us the day after Christmas when we decided to book it. A HUGE thank you to Lindy, the in house florist, for preparing the flower arrangements for the wedding. They were absolutely breathtaking and not to mention affordable! She was so great to work with and took time to learn what I wanted. The food is prepared in house as well and is amazing! I would strongly suggest choosing Carl House as your wedding venue. It is a stunning venue and very affordable! They have packages that work for any bride and groom. You can tailor to whatever you want! The staff works very hard to make the day special. I am beyond ecstatic that I chose Carl House. Read less
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Tyler
Wedding:
9/3/2016
5.0/5.0
I couldn't have better things to say about working with Nicole Benson and her team. Throughout the planning process, Nicole was attentive, organized and resourceful.

Nicole helped to alleviate any additional stress leading up to the wedding by providing helpful tips and resources that kept me and my husband on track for our big day. She took the reigns on our rehearsal day and made sure all of our attendants (and little ones!) knew exactly what they were doing, and made it fun and enjoyable throughout.

On our wedding day, I knew I had absolutely nothing to stress about because Nicole was on it. Every little detail, every step of the way. I couldn't have asked for a better planner, and am so grateful that we picked Nicole to help us throughout our wedding planning.

I would recommend Nicole and her team to absolutely anyone!
I couldn't have better things to say about working with Nicole Benson and her team. Throughout the planning process, Read more...
I couldn't have better things to say about working with Nicole Benson and her team. Throughout the planning process, Nicole was attentive, organized and resourceful.

Nicole helped to alleviate any additional stress leading up to the wedding by providing helpful tips and resources that kept me and my husband on track for our big day. She took the reigns on our rehearsal day and made sure all of our attendants (and little ones!) knew exactly what they were doing, and made it fun and enjoyable throughout.

On our wedding day, I knew I had absolutely nothing to stress about because Nicole was on it. Every little detail, every step of the way. I couldn't have asked for a better planner, and am so grateful that we picked Nicole to help us throughout our wedding planning.

I would recommend Nicole and her team to absolutely anyone! Read less
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Lincy
Wedding:
8/20/2016
5.0/5.0
The Carl House was a perfect fairytale wedding! I had an August wedding, and the staff was very professional and so helpful. I can not say enough words about how perfect everything was.
The Carl House was a perfect fairytale wedding! I had an August wedding, and the staff was very professional and so Read more...
The Carl House was a perfect fairytale wedding! I had an August wedding, and the staff was very professional and so helpful. I can not say enough words about how perfect everything was. Read less
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Sierra
Wedding:
7/23/2016
5.0/5.0
My husband and I enjoyed our experience working with the Carl House staff. Nicole was assigned to work are wedding and man she was AWESOME! She did not miss a beat and ALWAYS made herself available to us. Lindy, the in house florist, did our flowers for the wedding and they were so amazing. I was so shocked to see how amazing the flowers looked for the price we paid. Lindy is truly talented and a pleasure to work with. Chef Kelly did the food for the wedding and she did an amazing job as well! Our guest kept talking about how awesome the food was. The owner Ms. BB was also very pleasant and hands on with her business. It was nice to see that the owner cared about her business and wanted to make sure that our experience was pleasant. Overall, the Carl House was a great choice for our wedding venue. The staff truly cares about making your wedding a day to remember and I would recommend the Carl House to anybody looking for a wedding venue in Atlanta. Thank you Carl House for an amazing wedding !
~The Barrs~
My husband and I enjoyed our experience working with the Carl House staff. Nicole was assigned to work are wedding and man Read more...
My husband and I enjoyed our experience working with the Carl House staff. Nicole was assigned to work are wedding and man she was AWESOME! She did not miss a beat and ALWAYS made herself available to us. Lindy, the in house florist, did our flowers for the wedding and they were so amazing. I was so shocked to see how amazing the flowers looked for the price we paid. Lindy is truly talented and a pleasure to work with. Chef Kelly did the food for the wedding and she did an amazing job as well! Our guest kept talking about how awesome the food was. The owner Ms. BB was also very pleasant and hands on with her business. It was nice to see that the owner cared about her business and wanted to make sure that our experience was pleasant. Overall, the Carl House was a great choice for our wedding venue. The staff truly cares about making your wedding a day to remember and I would recommend the Carl House to anybody looking for a wedding venue in Atlanta. Thank you Carl House for an amazing wedding !
~The Barrs~ Read less
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Sondra
Wedding:
7/16/2016
5.0/5.0
This venue is not only beautiful and amazing but the people who oversee and run the venue are perfect too! We were over the moon with how efficient the entire staff was and how talented everyone was! Well worth the effort that was put into planning!
This venue is not only beautiful and amazing but the people who oversee and run the venue are perfect too! We were over Read more...
This venue is not only beautiful and amazing but the people who oversee and run the venue are perfect too! We were over the moon with how efficient the entire staff was and how talented everyone was! Well worth the effort that was put into planning! Read less
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