Independently Rated Highest in Quality
F o u r t e e n t h
Consecutive Year
Originally Earned:
August 2003
We declare that The Freedom Hall & Gardens HAS QUALIFIED for and continues to meet the Ongoing Research and Rating Requirements for Diamond Certified® status.
Certificate #290
(408) 341-9927

The Freedom Hall & Gardens’ staff poses at a recent event.

The Freedom Hall & Gardens hosts events of every type at its Santa Clara facility, which features a newly remodeled banquet room, precisely landscaped gardens and towering redwood trees. The company specializes in wedding ceremonies and receptions, but it also offers its services for anniversaries, holiday parties, celebrations of life, birthday parties and general celebrations.

Owner Gary Baker and his directors have more than 30 years of experience in the wedding and catering business, and they’ve planned and coordinated hundreds of weddings. The Freedom Hall & Gardens offers all-inclusive wedding packages from which customers can choose, which include facility rental, catering, unlimited beverages, DJs, the wedding cake and more. There are no restrictions on music, lengthy contracts to sign or cleaning and security deposits.

The Freedom Hall & Gardens is within walking distance of a Marriott Hotel and a Best Western Avatar for traveling guests. It’s also fully handicapped-accessible and has a large, well-lit parking lot.

Company Philosophy

“We want to ensure each client’s experience is one they and their guests will cherish for a lifetime. We know planning a wedding can be stressful, and we work to make the process as smooth as possible so our clients can relax and enjoy their special days.”

Serving the Bay Area including San Jose, Sunnyvale, Santa Clara, Mountain View, Milpitas, Palo Alto, Cupertino, Gilroy and Campbell.

Weddings
Anniversaries
Holiday Parties
Celebrations of Life
Birthday Parties

Comparative Summary

Gary Baker, owner of The Freedom Hall and Gardens, knows planning a wedding isn’t always the most joyous occasion for a bride- and groom-to-be. When he founded his Santa Clara event facility in 1995, he knew he’d be providing an important service for couples getting married in the Bay Area. “I don’t want to call it one-stop shopping,” says Mr. Baker, “because...

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where is your venue located?
A: "It’s in Santa Clara, but we don’t publish the exact location for the privacy of our guests. But we host an open house tour every week so couples can come and see the venue and facilities."
Q: What type of cuisine do you offer?
A: "We offer American classic and American California style cuisines."
Q: How much does it cost to hold a wedding at The Freedom Hall and Gardens?
A: "There are various packages available, so it depends on what services you want. We’re proud of our pricing and believe we offer better service than a lot of the more expensive venues. We also have a tiered pricing structure, so the pric...

Industry Info

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Findings based on statistically reliable research from 612 surveys

Customer Satisfaction

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Company Credentials

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Customer Loyalty

Survey Question: If you needed this product or service in the future, would you use this company again?
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Diamond Certified Qualification

Based on 612 customer surveys, we declare
The Freedom Hall & Gardens
has passed all rating steps and has earned
The Diamond Certified Award
No. 290
Continuously qualified since August 2003.
David Pak
Director of Ratings Research
American Ratings Corporation

Verbatim Survey Responses From Only Verified Customers

Samantha S. Verified Customer Name
"They are very accommodating."
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Company Capabilities Table

The Freedom Hall & Gardens
(408) 341-9927
(408) 559-3763 fax
DCID4083793733

By Appointment

Serving the Bay Area including San Jose, Sunnyvale, Santa Clara, Mountain View, Milpitas, Palo Alto, Cupertino, Gilroy and Campbell.

Gary Baker, Owner
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518259
Liability Insurance, Workers' Compensation
Better Business Bureau
Best of Weddings Award, The Knot Magazine
1995
Weddings, Anniversaries, Holiday Parties, Celebrations of Life, Birthday Parties
160
Brides and Grooms
Santa Clara Banquet Halls

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Survey Responses For

The Freedom Hall & Gardens

The Freedom Hall & Gardens: Average 9.7 out of 10 based on 612 unique customer surveys of customer satisfaction.
Samantha S. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Very affordable and it is an all-in-one venue."

"They are very accommodating."

Zoe M. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I really liked their on-site coordinators and their options. They helped me from the beginning to the end. They had the best customer service."

"The coordinators. They were very helpful, and they treat you like they are your friend. For my wedding, they took care of my things, and they made sure everything ran smoothly. Their location is great."

Madison L. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They have nice employees and the experience was more than what I would have expected."

"The service was spectacular. They are always on track, and they are on it."

Carmen D. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They are very professional, very well organized, and they care a lot their customers. I appreciated all of their help. Every single person who has helped was amazing at what they did."

"The people, they are very helpful with everything that they do, and they are very detail oriented."

Irina N. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"It is very affordable, and they have very good quality of food."

"Everything, I just liked everything."

Adriana A. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Great, perfect, on time, and they did everything that I wanted. They were on top of things."

"They were on top of things. It was just perfect."

Vivien B. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"It is convenient, and they are willing to help you out."

"Monica, my coordinator, was awesome. She helped me out a lot."

Vian T. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"My every need was satisfied."

"Their service and professionalism"

Danielle T. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They were just great all the way around. I would recommend everything."

"They are like a family-owned company. They are nice and personal."

Addison R. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"It is a really good place, and they help you take care of everything, so you are worry and stress-free."

"You don't have to worry about a lot of stuff you would normally worry about with a wedding. Everything was good."

Rosalinda R. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I would recommend them 100%."

"Their professional service from start to finish, my ceremony was amazing. Hiccups always happen, but they were able to cover everything up. I forgot my guest book and some things at the hotel. They were able to come up with something on the spot. As a bride, I felt taken care of 100%."

Natalie F. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They were very helpful, and everything turned out perfectly, because everything they needed to do got done."

"I loved their food and their service. I would give their service a '10'."

Alice B. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I just recommended them to a friend for her wedding, because Sandy went above and beyond for everything that I needed."

"It is all-inclusive, and the food was delicious. They were very attentive."

Samantha E. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They should also use their services."

"Their staff is amazing. They were very accommodating, resourceful, and they knew what they were talking about."

Sophie L. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"You can do all-in-one shopping there."

"They provide everything."

Brenda R. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"The best service ever"

"I liked the staff. They were very professional, very friendly, and very efficient."

Jessica H. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They had top-notch service."

"They did everything, so I didn't have to stress."

Kristine H. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They are very user friendly and very professional. They are very detail oriented, and they have excellent quality of service. They are accommodating."

"I would give them an "11". I liked the personnel. They were friendly and professional."

Katharine N. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"It is all-inclusive, and they made everything easy."

"Customer service, they continued to check in with me. I had a vague idea of what I wanted, and they made it come to life."

Owen L. Verified The Freedom Hall & Gardens Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They provided a great service, and I would highly recommend them."

"The affordability and that they made sure my event stayed on track"