Gainesville, GA
Martha Hope Cabin
This cozy historic cabin with large stone fireplace and outdoor amphitheatre is perfect for small weddings, business retreats, training, birthday parties and family reunions.

Martha Hope Cabin

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528 Prior Street, NE
Gainesville, Georgia 30501

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For assistance booking your event:
770.531.2680
civiccentermanager@gainesville.org
 
Conveniently located adjacent to the Gainesville Civic Center in downtown Gainesville just 50 miles north of Atlanta  in the foothills of the Northeast Georgia Mountains.

The refurbished kitchen allows for catered or self-catered events. For catered events please select one of our approved caterers.
 
Room Information

1080 Square Feet Main Room

Kitchen - 120 Sq. Ft.  
Banquet Style Seating - 6'x2.5' tables provided  50-60
Theater Style - chairs provided 100
Classroom Style 25
Amphitheater Seating 50

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Pricing  
One to Four Hours $150.00
Four to Eight Hours $200.00
Over Eight Hours $25.00 per hour

The above rates apply when Lessee sets up the facility with the rectangular tables and chairs provided at the Cabin.  The rental hours are from move-in to move-out time. 
Cabin must be closed by 11:00 PM.

Pricing differs for Commercial Events for profit. Contact event sales staff for more information.

Rental Downpayment
$50 minimum downpayment is required to reserve space and is non-refundable (is applied to rent).
A downpayment equal to 50%  of the rental fee  is required at time of signing of  License Agreement and is non-refundable. Balance is due 30 days before event.

Damage Deposit
Each rental requires a $100.00 Damage/Cleaning Deposit; refundable if there is no damage and the Cabin is left clean.

Alcoholic Beverages
Contact Scott’s on Downtown at 770-536-1111. They hold the alcohol license for this facility.  No other alcohol is allowed. Security will be required.

Beverage Service: includes set ups: cups, ice, etc.
Coffee (as ordered), Assortd Soft Drinks and Bottled Water (on consumption)
$.75 / per beverage
 
Daily Equipment Charges

Cassette/Disc Player $15.00   Slide Projector $25.00
      TV/VCR (19” Combo) $35.00
LCD Projector $75.00   DVD/Tape Player $25.00
LCD Projector & Laptop $125.00   Flip Chart w/Pad $12.00
6’ Screen $20.00      

 
Event Personnel:
Staff: (If Requested/Required) $20/hour 4 hour minimum
Security: Any event of 4 hours or more without alcohol service - Each 100 guests or portion thereof will require 1 officer.
Any event of 4 hours or more with alcohol service - 50- 100 guests will require 2 officers
Officers - $30 each per hour.
Management reserves the right to modify the above based upon information given.
 
Special Set Ups by Staff /Linen for Martha Hope Cabin + 7% tax
In addition to the above rental rates, the following rates apply should you desire the staff of the Gainesville Parks & Recreation Agency to set up the facility for you or you wish to use our Linen Service:

Staff Table Chair Set Up/Tear Down  $100.00
Customer still cleans, clears decor & food, takes out trash.

Linen Service  $8 per tablecloth $10 per skirt
Round tables of 8  $8 eacg  

Requests After Requested Staff Set Up/Tear Down:
Table/chair charges apply when changes are requested after room set-up is complete:
6’ Table $8 / each
Round Table $8 / each
Chairs $2 / each