Marquee Wedding Experts in Watersfield
We are a professional, trustworthy and friendly marquee hire company here in Watersfield. Strawberry Marquees specialise in supplying and erecting marquees for different purposes including private parties, corporate events, weddings, TV/film, and vacation services, industrial purposes, festivals, fairs as well as any other freestanding marquee hire purpose. We can provide you with exactly the right marquee for whatever outdoor event it is you’re looking to run.
We have lots of different sizes of marquee that you can choose from for your wedding. We want to ensure that every detail is correct for your wedding as we know how important the day is.
Whether you have chosen to have a small intimate wedding event, or something on a much larger scale, our stunning wedding marquee will provide a beautiful setting for the memorable occasion in Watersfield.
Every wedding event is unique in its way.
We will discuss your specific requirements to ensure that we understand and incorporate your individual preferences. Whether you want a wedding feel that is traditional, contemporary or something else, we will discuss your wishes and ensure that we provide relevant services that tick all the boxes.
Complete Wedding Marquee Design
The wedding venue has different areas with different functions, and you need to consider the design and arrangement in the wedding planning process in Watersfield.
These areas include:
- Reception area
- Banqueting space
- Dance floors
- Seating areas
- Colour schemes
- Table decoration
We can design and put together each of these areas to suit your specific tastes.
Choosing the Right Wedding Marquee for Your Wedding
Choosing the correct wedding marquee can help your special day in Watersfield go off perfectly. This is where we come in. Our marquee experts will work with you in order to understand the vision you have in terms of size, guest list, flower arrangements, lighting, colour, reception areas and more.
Your marquee choice will largely come down to how big your wedding is. When positioning our marquees, we can help make the backdrop as stunning as possible by citing in a position to make the most of panoramic views, flowerbeds, water features and trees.
Wedding Guest List
A successful wedding requires that you plan the guest list properly. The guest list will dictate, to a large degree, the type of marquee that is suitable in Watersfield. Whether you have 50 guests or over 200 guests, our specialists can provide you with the services that you need.
Our marquees are available for:
- 50 guests
- 100 guests
- Around 150 guests
- 200+ guests
Get in touch today to find out what our different packages include in Watersfield.
Wedding Styles and Marquee Types
Every wedding couple has their own ideas about how they want their day to pan out.
There are lots of different types of marquees, wedding themes to choose from and wedding styles.
Strawberry Marquees can help whether you want a classic, traditional wedding style, a more luxurious and glamorous theme, or something bespoke designed to suit your taste. We have any type of marquee that you could be looking for in Watersfield.
We also have canopy marquees, frame marquees, entrance marquees and heated marquees – all available for your convenience.
Marquee Types, Sizes and Price List
Our marquees at Strawberry Marquees come with different styles, sizes and in different price ranges. Including:
- Canopy wedding marquees
- Framed wedding marquees
- Traditional canvas marquees
- Modern wedding marquees
- Entrance marquees
- Heated marquees
Wedding Marquee Entertainment and Accessories Pricelist
Our wedding marquee hire services in Watersfield provide you with everything you need to plan and enjoy an amazing wedding day. Our wedding marquee hire solutions are available throughout the whole year.
Our wedding solutions are available all year round.
We can provide additional equipment with your marquee, or even just hire out equipment on its own. We know it makes it easier to have one supplier when running a wedding event in Watersfield, and so we can provide all of the supply and installation services for equipment alongside the erection of the marquee.
Some of the other equipment, accessories and additional services we can provide are:
Table and Chair Hire
We can provide you with the chairs and tables that you need for indoor and outdoor areas of your wedding event in Watersfield.
- 5-foot roundtable with eight chairs
- 5’6” roundtable with 10 chairs
- 6-foot roundtable with 12 chairs
Marquee Heating Hire
Whether you want to take the chill out of the summer evening or you’re having a full-blown winter wedding or event, Strawberry Marquees has a range of heating options available for any event size. Our heaters can run for up to 14 hours, depending on the heater model, and are controlled by thermostats.
Marquee Lighting Hire
The lighting you choose in your marquee can make a big difference to the atmosphere you create. Your wedding ambience in Watersfield can be massively enhanced by getting the lighting appropriate. The lighting you use for a wedding breakfast won’t be the same as that used for a wedding reception at night.
We have several lighting options you can choose from:
- Disco ball lighting
- Starlight cloth ceiling
- LED fairy lights
We provide different marquee flooring options, but placing a marquee on the grass is the cheapest way to do it. Erecting the marquee on grass is not always a viable option in Watersfield, and in some cases, the couple are against the grass floor option. When grass isn’t an option matting is the preferred choice for many, and is simple, durable and versatile. Coconut matting, or simply matting, is traditional coir floor mats, manufactured from coconut husk.
Other flooring options include:
- Carpet on hard flooring
- Hard flooring
- Wooden hard flooring
Our carpets are available in beige, vermilion, gravy, blue and green, and can also be used outside the marquee to form walkways, outdoor extensions of the marquee, and entrance foyers in Watersfield.
Our carpets are hardwearing and durable; get in touch today to find out more.
When hiring a marquee, generators are a must. The DJ will need electricity, and you may also need lighting and heating. The generator we supply to you will be affordable and come with:
- Free setup and demonstration delivery
- A backup generator
- Filled tank of fuel and additional fuel for small fee
- Unlimited hour hire
- Late-night collection – for unsecured sites
Luxury Loo Hire
At Strawberry Marquees in Watersfield we provide various options when it comes to luxury loo rental units and can help you choose one that is suitable for your wedding. As well as being highly affordable, our units are made from top quality materials, providing your wedding guests with comfort and luxury throughout your event.
Advantages of Hiring a Marquee for Your Wedding
We offer more than just marquee hire. We provide packages for all sizes of wedding, and it is our mission to make sure that you get the right marquee for your occasion. Here are some of the top reasons that people choose marquee wedding venues in Watersfield: Lots of options in terms of layouts and plenty of flexibility. Unlimited numbers of guests You choose the wedding design and decor in the marquee
A more affordable option than a wedding hotel Removes location problem
Wedding Marquee Hire Advice
As marquee specialists in Watersfield we suggest Couples should always ask to see pictures of different marquees and equipment options. You find a marquee hire service with a professional history Make sure that you check everything works before the wedding day in Watersfield, so you don’t have any nasty surprises, including the lighting and heating. Have a read through the FAQ section below for more advice, answers and guidance to help you hire the right marquee for your wedding day.
Five Steps to Your Flawless Wedding Marquee
Step 1 – Site Visit
After giving you a quote, we would need to schedule a site visit in Watersfield with you at your convenience. We will make sure, on the site visit, that the location is appropriate for a marquee.
Step 2 – Decide a Layout and Theme
Our experts will work with you to understand your vision and plan the layout and theme of the marquee in Watersfield. If you want to be involved in the layout and theme process, we will work with you to ensure that we capture all your specific desires into your special day. If you want a more hands-free approach, then you can have peace of mind that we will deliver a venue that helps make your special day a memorable one.
Step 3 – Plan a Budget
The wedding budget is an important part of the process. If you don’t yet have a budget, we will work with you to help you understand the costs of the various elements involved in the wedding day in Watersfield.
Step 4 – Design Your Perfect Marquee Event
Next, if you choose this stage, our designers will work with you to plan the design of the marquee to provide the backdrop your wedding. We will use you as a guide to help us understand the different design specifications and themes you want, and then we’ll go ahead and deliver your dream wedding.
Step 5 – Relax and let us take the Strain
It’s your wedding day. We will take up the strain, remove all the pressure from your shoulders. We get all the planning and processes in place so that you can have a smooth wedding day in Watersfield. Sit back, relax and enjoy one of the best days of your life.
No obligation site survey at your convenience
We offer no-charge consultation services in Watersfield at your convenience, and this includes weekends. If you are visiting a potential site for your wedding marquee, we can come and take a look with you. Get in touch and we will come with you.
Why Choose Strawberry Marquees for your Wedding
If you want your wedding to be well-managed and stress-free, then Strawberry Marquees is the choice for you. Strawberry Marquees is a great place to hire your marquee from.
Detailed, no nonsense, tailored proposals
We know marquees, and we know weddings. We don’t just give advice and recommendations of the top of our heads. Our proposals in Watersfield are detailed, no-nonsense and tailored to your needs and specifications.
All work is covered by our trusted guarantees
You need not worry about the efficiency of our staff for the safety of your guests, our work speaks for itself. To ensure you have full peace of mind, we also carry insurance and offer you service guarantees
Team of honest, friendly and reliable staff
Our staff at Strawberry Marquees in Watersfield are friendly, hospitality professionals who will go the extra mile to ensure you have an unforgettable day and that your guests are catered for in a fabulous atmosphere.
High specification finish on all our marquees
Every aspect of our wedding marquees is high specification including the flooring, decor, layouts and lighting.
No hidden extras
Strawberry Marquees has a policy of being transparent in our pricing and processes. We are honest in our dealings in terms of costs, packages, expectations and deliverables.
Get Your Online Wedding Marquee Quote Today
Your perfect wedding could come true with our careful designs and management. Tell us how you’ve imagined this day to be – and we’ll make it happen in Watersfield. Get your online no obligation wedding marquee quote today. You can fill out our inquiry form in just 10 minutes, after which we will make sure the day you want is available and get in contact for a totally free consultation.
What we need to know about Your Wedding
We care about getting you the wedding you have imagined, so will need as many details as you can give us about the big day. It’s important that you give us all the information needed to choose the perfect marquee in Watersfield.
This information includes:
- Your Name
- Phone Number
- Email Address
- Home Address
- Venue/Site Address
- Estimated Wedding Date
- Total Number of Guests
- Number of Seated Guests
- Number of Standing Guests
Make sure to add anything else you consider relevant and any other requests.
Wedding Marquee Hire FAQ’s
What are your top tips for couples on deciding if a marquee is right for the day?
In order to know if a marquee is right for your day, you have to consider several factors including: your budget, if you have a special location in mind, if you want to be involved in the entire process, if you want to have the freedom to change the size of your function space, and if you are confident about your choice of marquee supplier.
What styles of wedding marquee are available?
You can choose between marquee styles such as modern, bespoke, and luxury wedding marquees, as well as canopy, frame, entrance, and heated marquees, and sizes between 3.6m² and 9x27m.
Can marquees be used all year-round for weddings?
Marquees can be used all year-round weddings. However, it is important to put certain factors like weather and site factors into consideration.
By checking these things in advance, you can make sure that you don’t choose a site with very strong winds and you have the option to change locations.
Is it possible to ensure that marquees are warm enough for winter weddings?
You can make sure your marquee is warm enough of.
We will have no trouble ensuring your guests are warm throughout the ceremony.
Our heating charges are based on fuel, not on the heating units, and so we always have extra heaters, as well as a backup ready to go.
How will the wedding marquee cope with at adverse weather conditions?
Heavy rain and wind can make an outdoor event unpleasant, noisy, muddy, and harsher weather can even damage the marquee itself.
It is advisable to check the weather for any dates you’re considering for your wedding.
Are your marquees waterproof?
The marquees are waterproof but if there is heavy rain and poor soil, water might seep in underneath.
You can add hard floor and carpet, but this can be expensive.
How far in advance of the wedding date do I need to hire the marquee?
it can be hard to judge when a booking needs to be made.
However, telling us the date you’re planning can help us plan, as we will be able to tell you if the date is available.
How long does it take to erect a wedding marquee?
This will be determined by the marquee size.
The marquee is put up around 1 to 3 days before the event takes place and left for a day after.
How do I know what size of marquee I’ll need for my wedding?
We will need details on your guest list, as well as additions like whether you want a dance floor, bar, or DJ area, before determining the possible size.
How much room does a disco take up?
Make sure the dance floor has five foot of width on one side.
Do we need a generator?
It is our recommendation that a generator is made available, in case there is a power failure.
Do uplighters provide enough light?
Uplighters are appropriate if you want a simple atmospheric effect.
They don’t have enough light for a well-lit party.
How safe are your wedding marquees?
Our marquees are totally fire resistant.
British Standard specifications are used for all the materials used to make them.
Does Strawberry Marquees have insurance cover?
Yes, we have public and product insurance.
During the hire period, coverage for damage to the marquee and equipment as well as theft is the responsibility of the customer.
Could a marquee damage cables or pipes running underneath?
Drainage cables or pipes under the ground could be damaged by the steel pegs used to secure the marquee.
If there any underground services, you should tell us in advance so we can avoid them.
Will your marquees damage our garden?
You do not have to worry about long-term damage.
There might be some fading of the grass under the marquee, but they should return to the colour scheme.
How much does it cost to hire a wedding marquee?
There are different aspects of every wedding. This is also the case marquees.
There is the size, furniture, lighting, flooring, etc. to consider for each client.
We can give you everything you need for your dream wedding.
Get in touch for a complete quote.
Access to the marquee site is restricted, is this a problem?
This is totally fine.
The marquees are easy to transport, and we can move them into almost any site.
If there is a site that is over 25m from the nearest access point or is difficult to reach, however, will incur an additional charge.
How much space will I need to set up my Wedding Marquee?
It depends on your guest list, bar, dance floor, and band.
After inspecting the site, we can help you decide.
What surface is suitable for my wedding marquee?
Although marquees can be set up on different surfaces, we do need to secure them to the ground.
We will tell you if the site is suitable after we check it as part of the site visit.
Do I need matting?
The ground might look better with matting, but this is up to you.
We usually recommend matting for weddings for this reason and also because high heels on grass can be uncomfortable and unpleasant.
A typical dance floor requires matting, while catering tents do not unless specifically requested for.
Should I cut the grass?
You may but the cuttings must be taken away if you’re not using matting, and make sure to cut it well in advance so the grass doesn’t stick to the marquee.
Do you decorate the wedding marquees?
Do you hire linen, cutlery, generators or toilets?
We have generators, as well as luxury toilets, that can be included.
We do not, however, hire kitchen equipment.
What is included in the initial quote?
The cost of the marquee (sized to suit), lighting, internal power distribution (sockets, bar, catering, etc.), heating, lining, doors, windows and flooring (sized to suit), will all be included in the quote.
Additional finishes and equipment are up to you.
When is site meeting necessary?
this is done right after you get the quote.
The marquee needs a site that is the right size and has the right environment, both of which will be checked at the inspection.
Are your marquees lined?
No, they don’t need to be.
If you want, however, you may choose to have it lined.
What about electricity?
Any close-by building should be able to provide power, as you will not need much.
A generator may be required as backup.
For further information about our party tents and marquees, don’t hesitate to get in contact.
Can I decorate the Wedding marquee myself?
By all means.
We are committed to giving you the wedding you want.
We will assist and advise you when necessary.
Can you suggest venues where to set up my Wedding Marquee?
This depends on where you live.
We can offer suggestions on the best site for a wedding marquee after you have provided us with your location.
How many guests can I seat around a table?
A table can take as many as 12 guests and as few as 6 guests.
You are able to choose a different seating arrangement if you prefer.