Marquee Wedding Experts in Hadlow-Down
We are a professional marquee hire company in Hadlow-Down that you can trust. At Strawberry Marquees, we supply and erect marquees for lots of different types of events, including corporate, private, weddings, TV and film, festival and fairs and industrial purposes. 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 know how important your wedding is and we want everything to be exactly how it should be.
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 Hadlow-Down.
There are no two weddings that are exactly the same.
That’s why we will work with you to make sure your specific requirements and individual preferences are met. We will make sure we get your wedding atmosphere just right, whether it be traditional, contemporary or something else, by discussing all your wishes and providing the relevant services to meet them.
Complete Wedding Marquee Design
You need to consider lots of aspects of the design of your wedding venue in Hadlow-Down when you are planning your wedding.
Your planning should include:
- Reception area
- Banqueting space
- Dance floors
- Seating areas
- Colour schemes
- Table decoration
Each area of the venue can be designed so that it fits the functional and design styles that you want.
Choosing the Right Wedding Marquee for Your Wedding
Your wedding in Hadlow-Down is your special day and it is important that you choose the right wedding marquee for your big day. This is one area we can help. Our wedding experts have a tremendous amount of experience putting together wedding venues and can help you to get the acoustics, lighting, decor and functionality just how you need it.
The size of your wedding will determine the type of marquee that is suitable. We can position our marquees so that they fit into the backdrop and make the most of the location including panoramic views, water features, flowerbeds and trees.
Wedding Guest List
A lot of your choices in your wedding are down to your guest list. The type of marquee you choose to hire will be largely down to the number of guests you choose to invite in Hadlow-Down. 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 marquees are designed 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 Hadlow-Down.
Wedding Styles and Marquee Types
Every couple has a picture of what they want to create for their wedding.
There are different marquees to suit different styles and themes of wedding.
At Strawberry Marquees we can provide you with the wedding venue and theme to suit what you are looking for, whether it be a classic understated affair, a glitzy, glamorous luxury event, or something bespoke designed around a theme that means something to you. We have any type of marquee that you could be looking for in Hadlow-Down.
We also have canopy marquees, frame marquees, entrance marquees and heated marquees – all available for your convenience.
Marquee Types, Sizes and Price List
We have different styles, sizes and prices of marquee here at Strawberry Marquees. We provide:
- Canopy wedding marquees
- Framed wedding marquees
- Traditional canvas marquees
- Modern wedding marquees
- Entrance marquees
- Heated marquees
Wedding Marquee Entertainment and Accessories Pricelist
We provide you with everything you need to plan an exquisite wedding when you choose our wedding marquee hire services in Hadlow-Down. 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 Hadlow-Down, and so we can provide all of the supply and installation services for equipment alongside the erection of the marquee.
We can also provide the following accessories and equipment:
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 Hadlow-Down.
- 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. All our heaters are thermostatically controlled and can run up to 14 hours, depending on the model.
Marquee Lighting Hire
A large part of the atmosphere in a marquee is created by the lighting. Appropriate lighting can really set off your wedding in Hadlow-Down. For example, the lighting for a wedding breakfast will differ from that of a night-time reception or corporate event.
We have several lighting options you can choose from:
- Disco ball lighting
- Starlight cloth ceiling
- LED fairy lights
Using grass is the cheapest way to floor a marquee, but there are lots of different options. It’s not always possible to find a suitable place for marquee on grass in Hadlow-Down, and sometimes couples don’t want a grass floor anyway. In this case, the next best option, liked for its simplicity, durability and versatility, is matting. 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 marquee carpets are available in blue, green, grey, beige and vermilion, and can be used in Hadlow-Down to form outdoor extensions of your marquee space, entranceways and walkways.
To enquire about our carpet colours and marquee themes get in touch today.
When hiring a marquee, generators are a must. The heating, lighting and all-important DJ will all be run off a generator in many cases. We will provide you with a highly affordable generator that comes 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
Our luxury loo rental service in Hadlow-Down will ensure that the units are appropriate to your wedding and that your guests are comfortable. 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 are more than just a service to hire marquees. 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. There are lots of great reasons to consider using a marquee venue for your wedding in Hadlow-Down: Unparalleled flexibility of layout and size. As many guests as you wish to invite Free reign for decor. Your wedding, your design
A more affordable option than a wedding hotel You choose the location and have more options
Wedding Marquee Hire Advice
As marquee specialists in Hadlow-Down we recommend that Wedding couples take a look at different pictures of the available marquees and equipment You choose a reputable marquee hire service Do a thorough test of the lighting, heating and other systems before the big day in Hadlow-Down so that you don’t have any nasty surprises. Check out the FAQs below for more advice and guidance to help you hire a marquee for your wedding.
Five Steps to Your Flawless Wedding Marquee
Step 1 – Site Visit
Following a detailed quotation, we will come and visit the site in Hadlow-Down at a time and date that is convenient to you. The site visit will be used to make sure that the location is suitable for erecting a marquee, and if not, we will suggest other locations.
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 Hadlow-Down. 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 don’t want to be too involved, then we will work on the planning and you can have peace of mind that we have a massive amount of experience delivering exceptional wedding venues.
Step 3 – Plan a Budget
The wedding budget is an important part of the process. If you don’t really know what things cost, and don’t have a clear budget, we will work with you to get one organised in Hadlow-Down.
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 handle the bulk of the work, consulting with you on all of the specifications and specifics and then bringing them to reality.
Step 5 – Relax and let us take the Strain
It’s your big wedding day. We will take up the strain, remove all the pressure from your shoulders. 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 Hadlow-Down. Sit back, relax and enjoy one of the best days of your life.
No obligation site survey at your convenience
We work during the week and over the weekend and can provide you with a no-obligation consultation in Hadlow-Down. We can have an appointment with you at a potential site for your marquee to help you understand whether it is going to work. Give us a call and will be there.
Why Choose Strawberry Marquees for your Wedding
For a beautiful, stress-free, elegant and well-managed wedding ceremony, look no further than Strawberry Marquees. 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
We are experienced professionals who know how to do marquee weddings. Our advice and recommendations are based on years of experience and we don’t have to guess at things. Our proposals in Hadlow-Down are detailed, no-nonsense and tailored to your needs and specifications.
All work is covered by our trusted guarantees
We will ensure that all of your guests are safe and well looked after throughout the wedding and we have a history of delivering projects to give you confidence in that fact. We also provide you with guarantees and ensure that we are insured to the level we need to be covered, providing you with full peace of mind.
Team of honest, friendly and reliable staff
Our staff at Strawberry Marquees in Hadlow-Down are customer-centred, always looking to go the extra mile to provide you with everything you need to have a fabulous day with your guests, delivering services with a smile and with a can-do attitude.
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
We are upfront and transparent with everything here at Strawberry Marquees. We make it clear exactly how much different packages will cost, what you can expect and what we will deliver.
Get Your Online Wedding Marquee Quote Today
Every moment of your wedding should be exactly the way you have always wanted it, and we can help make that happen. Tell us how you’ve imagined this day to be – and we’ll make it happen in Hadlow-Down. You can get a quote for your wedding marquee, no strings attached, through our online process. 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 want all your desires to be met, and so we need to find out everything we can about the wedding you want. In order to help you choose the perfect marquee in Hadlow-Down, we will need some information from you.
Please give us the following details:
- 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
If there’s anything else you want us to know, including additional information or requests, make sure to submit that as well.
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?
Marquees can be used all year-round weddings. Don’t forget to consider planning aspects like the weather and the site at which the wedding will be held.
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?
Yes, it is.
We will have no trouble ensuring your guests are warm throughout the ceremony.
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?
The marquee may not be able to withstand very harsh weather, and windy and rainy conditions can make for an unpleasant outdoor experience.
It is therefore important to check the weather forecast before setting a date.
Are your marquees waterproof?
The marquees are waterproof but if there is heavy rain and poor soil, water might seep in underneath.
A safe but expensive alternative is to opt for a hard floor with carpet.
How far in advance of the wedding date do I need to hire the marquee?
It is difficult to advise on how early a booking needs to be made.
Nevertheless, it’s important to give us your best estimate for the date, so you can make a booking if we have a date available.
How long does it take to erect a wedding marquee?
The time will depend on the size of the marquee.
Usually, the marquee is set up between one and three days before the event it’s needed for and is taken down a day after the event.
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?
Uplighters can create a nice effect.
They are unsuitable for a brightly lit event.
How safe are your wedding marquees?
The marquees are completely fire resistant.
We only use materials that meet British Standard certifications when making them.
Does Strawberry Marquees have insurance cover?
We’re covered for public and product insurance.
Additional coverage for theft and damage to the marquee or equipment must be provided by the customer for the period of hire.
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.
Any underground services of this nature mean you must inform us so we can avoid them.
Will your marquees damage our garden?
You do not have to worry about long-term damage.
Although the grass underneath the marquee can fade, it will not take long to get back to the way it was before.
How much does it cost to hire a wedding marquee?
Weddings can vary a great deal. This is also the case marquees.
Size, furniture, lighting, and flooring can change for every 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 no trouble.
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?
This will vary depending on your guest list, bar, dance floor, and band.
We can offer advice and guidance once we inspect the site.
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.
Because of this, and because it allows for the use of high heels, we generally recommend matting for weddings.
Matting is usually needed for a dance floor, but not necessarily for a catering tent.
Should I cut the grass?
This is possible but do it in advance to make sure that it doesn’t stick to the marquee surface, and if you’re not using matting, take away the cuttings.
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.
However, we do not have kitchen equipment for hire.
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.
You can tell us if there are any other finishes or equipment on your wish list.
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?
No, they don’t need to be.
If you want, however, you may choose to have it lined.
What about electricity?
Marquees do not generally need much electricity, and you can get power from the building nearby.
A generator may be required as backup.
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 is dependent on your exact location.
Let us know your area, and we will provide suggestions for wedding marquee locations.
How many guests can I seat around a table?
You can have between 6 and 12 people to a single table.
If you want a different seating plan, you can choose to change it.