Situated at the river end of Pakington Street, The Cremorne Hotel has a well-deserved reputation for being one of Geelong’s best places to hold a function. Have you got a 21st coming up? Do you fancy throwing a cocktail party? It’s never too early to book a Christmas do. Whatever the occasion and whatever your needs, the friendly team at The Cremorne Hotel has you covered.
‘The Lounge’ is located alongside the main bar and serves as the hotel’s main function area. The room holds around 150 people and provides the perfect area for a small or larger function. It boasts its own private bar and outdoor area, as well as a projector and three televisions. The TVs are able to broadcast anything from personal photos to music clips. They’ll even throw on the game if you ask nicely. ‘The Bistro’ function room is located on the corner of Pakington Street and Russell Street and accommodates 70 people for a sit-down lunch or dinner. With a private bar and open fireplace, this room gives your occasion a little style.
Various platters are available, ranging from $30 to $70. At the lower end of the scale you have the Sandwich Platter and Cheese Platter. The Sandwich Platter serves approximately eight people while the Cheese Platter serves approximately six people. At the upper end of the scale you have the Seafood Platter and the Tapas Platter. The Tapas Platter is a delicious serving of marinated goats cheese, mini bruschetta, lamb skewers with beetroot harissa, chicken skewers with pesto sauce, asparagus wrapped in pancetta with green salsa, prawn skewers with sweet chilli sauce, stuffed green olives, steak and chips, shaved prosciutto, vegetable frittata, smoked salmon on melba toast and Mexican prawn on melba toast.
In terms of beverages, drinks can be paid for as bought or TABS can be set up. They also offer an all-inclusive option which offers beer, wine and soft drink for three hours at $35 per head. Music-wise, you have the choice of a band or a DJ, iPod or their hotel music system which is updated with music twice a month.
Street parking is available. Fully licensed venue. For further information hit thecremornehotel.com.au.
Location: 336 Pakington Street, Newtown
Phone: 03 5221 2702