Marquee Wedding Experts in East-Chiltington
We provide friendly marquee hire services in East-Chiltington with a friendly, trustworthy and professional approach. At Strawberry Marquees we provide freestanding marquee hire for different types of events, supplying and erecting for corporate events, weddings, private parties, TV and film, fairs, festivals, and industrial events. We can provide you with exactly the right marquee for whatever outdoor event it is you’re looking to run.
We have various marquee sizes to suit your wedding needs. We want your wedding to be perfect as we know it is one of the most important days of your life.
No matter the size of your wedding in East-Chiltington, whether a small gathering of close family and friends, a large wedding celebration with something in between, rest assured that our beautiful marquee will grace your wedding, making it a truly memorable and unforgettable occasion for you, your spouse and guests.
There are no two weddings that are exactly the same.
We know how important it is to understand your individual requirements and will make sure that we discuss the details with you to ensure that your individual preferences are met. 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 East-Chiltington.
These aspects include:
- Reception area
- Banqueting space
- Dance floors
- Seating areas
- Colour schemes
- Table decoration
Each of these areas can be designed to suit your specific needs and tastes.
Choosing the Right Wedding Marquee for Your Wedding
Your wedding in East-Chiltington is your special day and it is important that you choose the right wedding marquee for your big day. We are here to help with this stage. Our wedding marquee experts will work with you to implement your vision in terms of the lighting of the venue, flower arrangements, the size of the wedding and the theme.
The size of your wedding will determine the type of marquee that is suitable. Our marquees can be positioned to incorporate natural elements such as trees, flowerbeds, water features or stunning panoramic views.
Wedding Guest List
A successful wedding requires that you plan the guest list properly. The number of guests you have will determine the type of marquee you will use in East-Chiltington. Our company is capable and experienced in providing services for any size of wedding, with guests of 50 or below, a hundred or even over 200.
Our wedding marquees can cater for:
- 50 guests
- 100 guests
- Around 150 guests
- 200+ guests
Give us a call to find out more about catering for different numbers of guests in East-Chiltington.
Wedding Styles and Marquee Types
You will have your own vision of how you want your wedding to be.
There are lots of different types of marquees, wedding themes to choose from and wedding styles.
Whether you want the classic modern-day wedding style, a luxurious ceremony filled with glitz and glamour or a custom design specially made for you, Strawberry Marquees has it all. From modern wedding marquees to bespoke luxury wedding marquees, we have it all in East-Chiltington.
We also have canopy marquees, frame marquees, entrance marquees and heated marquees – all available for your convenience.
Marquee Types, Sizes and Price List
At Strawberry Marquees we have a diverse range of type, size and price of marquee to suit different weddings. These include:
- 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 East-Chiltington provide you with everything you need to make your wedding exquisite. We can provide you with a complete wedding event solution anytime of the year.
Our wedding solutions are available all year round.
We can provide you with accessories and equipment for your event with or without a marquee. When erecting your marquee in East-Chiltington, we can install all of the audio-visual and other equipment required as we know it’s easier to get everything done by one company.
Additional equipment and accessories that we can supply for you include:
Table and Chair Hire
We can provide you with the indoor and outdoor tables and chairs that you need for your wedding event in East-Chiltington.
- 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 have a winter wedding event, or just want to warm up the air during a chilly summer evening, Strawberry Marquees has a range of heating options to suit your event. Our thermostatically controlled heaters have a life of up to 14 hours, and we have a range of models available.
Marquee Lighting Hire
Lighting makes a big impression on the outlook of the marquee. Appropriate lighting can really set off your wedding in East-Chiltington. The lighting that you choose for the wedding reception party will be very different from that used at a wedding breakfast or even during the wedding banquet.
We can provide you with wedding lights that suit the occasion:
- Disco ball lighting
- Starlight cloth ceiling
- LED fairy lights
There are different options for marquee flooring, grass being the cheapest option. It’s not always possible to erect the marquee at a grassy location, and besides, some couples in East-Chiltington don’t want a grass floor. Matting is the most popular option because it is versatile, durable and simple. Traditional coir floor mats, manufactured from the husk of coconut, is normally known as matting or coconut matting.
Some of the other flooring options are:
- 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 East-Chiltington.
To enquire about our carpet colours and marquee themes get in touch today.
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 East-Chiltington we provide you with luxury loo rental that is suitable for your event. Our wedding venue toilets are affordable and will keep your wedding guests comfortable with a luxurious environment at your venue.
Advantages of Hiring a Marquee for Your Wedding
We offer more than just marquee hire. Our mission is to provide every client with the exact environment they need for their event through our marquee packages. There are lots of great reasons to consider using a marquee venue for your wedding in East-Chiltington: Lots of options in terms of layouts and plenty of flexibility. As many guests as you wish to invite You can choose to decorate the marquee how you want it
More affordable than hotel wedding venues Removes location problem
Wedding Marquee Hire Advice
As marquee specialists in East-Chiltington we recommend that Wedding couples take a look at different pictures of the available marquees and equipment You find a marquee hire service with a professional history Make sure that you check everything works before the wedding day in East-Chiltington, 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 East-Chiltington with you at your convenience. We need to make sure that the site is suitable for a marquee, and that we can do what you want to do.
Step 2 – Decide a Layout and Theme
You probably already have ideas as to the layout and theme you want, and our marquee experts will work with you to deliver your vision in East-Chiltington. If you want to be heavily involved in the planning process, we’ll ensure that we understand all your requirements and preferences and incorporate them into the layout and design. If you want to leave most of the planning to us, only providing small amounts of guidance, you can do so knowing that we have the experience to deliver a memorable wedding venue.
Step 3 – Plan a Budget
The budget of your wedding is crucial. 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 East-Chiltington.
Step 4 – Design Your Perfect Marquee Event
Our designers will then plan out the design of your marquee in line with your vision. 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
This is your big day. Relax and let us take the strain. We are responsible for making sure that the day runs smoothly and that all the planning is in place to ensure things happen as they should do in East-Chiltington. Take a step back from all of the planning and enjoy the occasion; after all it is once-in-a-lifetime.
Why Choose Strawberry Marquees for your Wedding
Strawberry Marquees are experts at delivering well-managed, elegant weddings. There are lots of choices out there, but Strawberry Marquees is certainly one of the best when it comes to wedding marquee higher.
Detailed, no nonsense, tailored proposals
Our Staff are skilled professionals when it comes to marquees. All of our advice is backed up by the experience we have. The proposals in East-Chiltington we make to you will be clear and transparent and personalized to you.
All work is covered by our trusted guarantees
You can engage us confident in the knowledge that we know what we’re doing, and we’ll be efficient and safe in our working practices. However, to put your mind at ease, all of our work is covered by guarantees from start to finish.
Team of honest, friendly and reliable staff
Our staff at Strawberry Marquees in East-Chiltington are friendly hospitality professionals who will go the extra mile to make your guests feel welcome and to make your day unimaginably fabulous.
High specification finish on all our marquees
Our wedding marquees are all of a really high specification and have fantastic details and equipment incorporated into them including for the decor, lighting, flooring, layouts and wedding equipment.
No hidden extras
We are upfront and transparent with everything here at Strawberry Marquees. We make it clear exactly what you can expect from us in terms of the packages available, ensuring that you understand what will be delivered and the exact pricing involved.
Get Your Online Wedding Marquee Quote Today
Your perfect wedding could come true with our careful designs and management. Give us a list of everything you want your big day to be, and we can make it happen in East-Chiltington. Get your online no obligation wedding marquee quote today. Take 10 short minutes to fill in the form and after we’ve checked that the date is free, we will contact you for a no-cost consultation to discuss your options.
What we need to know about Your Wedding
To make sure you get everything you want; we will need to get some details about your wedding. It’s important that you give us all the information needed to choose the perfect marquee in East-Chiltington.
The information we need includes the following:
- 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?
Our marquees go from 3.6 m² to 9m x 27m, and they include, Frame Marquees, Canopy Marquees, Heated Marquees, Entrance Marquees, Modern Wedding Marquees, Luxury Wedding Marquees, Bespoke Wedding Marquees, and more.
Can marquees be used all year-round for weddings?
There isn’t a reason why marquees cannot be used throughout the year for weddings. But it’s still important to consider whether the site and the weather on the day will be suitable.
This way, a venue or site that is particularly exposed to prevailing winds will not be suitable and an alternative location can be considered.
Is it possible to ensure that marquees are warm enough for winter weddings?
It is certainly possible.
We are more than capable of keeping your guests warm throughout the ceremony in colder months.
Because we only charge for the amount fuel used and not for the number of units, we always provide as many units as you need for heating and we also have a backup available.
How will the wedding marquee cope with at adverse weather conditions?
In extreme conditions, traditional marquees may not hold up, while on a smaller scale, torrential rain and windy conditions can result in a noisy marquee and muddy grounds in excess rain.
Because of this, you should make sure to check the weather that’s been forecast before you choose your wedding date.
Are your marquees waterproof?
The marquees are waterproof but if there is heavy rain and poor soil, water might seep in underneath.
A possible option is to add a hard floor and a carpet, although this could put you over-budget.
How far in advance of the wedding date do I need to hire the marquee?
We cannot tell you how early you should make the booking.
All the same, you should let us know if you have a date you want for the wedding, as we can tell you if the day is open.
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 can help you choose the size once you tell us how many guests you’ll have, and whether you want a dance floor, DJ area or bar as well.
How much room does a disco take up?
One side of the dance floor should have a width of 5 feet.
Do we need a generator?
In case of a power failure, you should always have a generator ready to go.
Do uplighters provide enough light?
They’re nice to use for lighting effects.
They don’t have enough light for a well-lit party.
How safe are your wedding marquees?
They are entirely fire resistant.
They are constructed solely from materials that meet British Standard specifications.
Does Strawberry Marquees have insurance cover?
We’re covered for public and product insurance.
The customer is required to provide coverage for any damage to the marquee and equipment, and coverage theft, while responsible for the marquee.
Could a marquee damage cables or pipes running underneath?
We use steel pegs to keep the marquee stable and these could damage drainage cables or pipes under the ground.
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.
The colour of the grass under the marquee may fade slightly but should revert quickly.
How much does it cost to hire a wedding marquee?
There are many different things to consider with each wedding. The same can be said for marquees.
Every client has their own needs regarding things like size, furniture, lighting, and flooring.
We can give you everything you need for your dream wedding.
Contact us today.
Access to the marquee site is restricted, is this a problem?
The marquees are easy to transport, and we can move them into almost any site.
However, a site that’s over 25m from the access point or has a tricky access point will incur an additional charge.
How much space will I need to set up my Wedding Marquee?
Factors such as your guest list, bar, dance floor, and band will determine the size needed.
We perform site inspections to offer you advice on your marquee choice.
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 always check the ground during the site visit and will inform you as to its suitability.
Do I need matting?
Generally, matting looks better, but it depends on your event.
We advise matting for weddings, as it can allow high heels to be worn more easily.
Dance floors should be supported by matting, but a catering tent might be able to go without.
Should I cut the grass?
This can be a good idea, but it must be removed if you are not using matting and it might stick to the marquee if you cut it too close to the wedding date.
Do you decorate the wedding marquees?
Yes, we do.
Do you hire linen, cutlery, generators or toilets?
We make available generators and luxury toilets along with the marquees.
We do not have kitchen equipment to hire, however.
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.
Your choice and needs will dictate all other finishes and equipment.
When is site meeting necessary?
this is done right after you get the quote.
We need to measure the site and check whether it is suitable for a marquee.
Are your marquees lined?
Lined marquees are available for those who prefer them.
What about electricity?
Any close-by building should be able to provide power, as you will not need much.
A generator might be needed for backup power.
Contact us with any other questions about one of our marquees or party tents.
Can I decorate the Wedding marquee myself?
By all means.
We are committed to giving you the wedding you want.
You can rely on us for advice and assistance.
Can you suggest venues where to set up my Wedding Marquee?
This will vary depending on location.
We can give you suggestions for the location of the wedding marquee once you get in contact.
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.