Marquee Wedding Experts in Burgess-Hill


We are a Burgess-Hill marquee hire company with a reputation for being friendly, trustworthy and professional. 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. Whatever the outdoor event you are looking to hire a marquee for, Strawberry Marquees can provide you with the exact solution that you need.

We have lots of wedding marquee sizes for you to choose from to fit your wedding requirements. We want to ensure that every detail is correct for your wedding as we know how important the day is.

No matter the size of your wedding in Burgess-Hill, 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.

That’s why we will work with you to make sure your specific requirements and 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 Burgess-Hill.

You should consider:

  • Reception area
  • Banqueting space
  • Dance floors
  • Seating areas
  • Stage
  • Colour schemes
  • Table decoration

Each aspect and area of the venue can be designed to meet your individual requirements and any specific functional and stylistic wishes.

Choosing the Right Wedding Marquee for Your Wedding

Your special wedding day is one of the most important days of your life, and it’s vital you choose the wedding marquee that is appropriate in Burgess-Hill. This is one area we can help. 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. 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. How many guests you have in your wedding party in Burgess-Hill will be a large determinant in the type of marquee you select. Whether you have 50 guests or over 200 guests, our specialists can provide you with the services that you need.

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 Burgess-Hill.

Wedding Styles and Marquee Types

You will have your own vision of how you want your wedding to be.

You will have seen lots of different types of wedding, and we can help you create the scene you want and can provide the type of marquee that is appropriate.

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. From modern wedding marquees to bespoke luxury wedding marquees, we have it all in Burgess-Hill.

We can help you get your wedding looking exactly how you visualize it by using heated marquees, entrance marquees, frame marquees and canopy marquees.

Marquee Types, Sizes and Price List

We have different price points, styles and sizes of wedding marquee here at Strawberry Marquees. 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 Burgess-Hill include all that is needed to make your marquee almost as exquisite as the bride. We can provide you with a complete wedding event solution anytime of the year.

Our wedding solutions are available all year round.

Whether you need a marquee or not we can also provide you with wedding equipment hire services. To make your life easier we can provide you with the supply and installation of audio-visual and other equipment required for your marquee when we erect it in Burgess-Hill.

Give us a call to get a free quote

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Some of the other equipment, accessories and additional services we can provide are:


Table and Chair Hire

We have a wide range of tables and chairs in Burgess-Hill that can be used in indoor areas of your wedding event, or outside.

  • 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. We have a range of heaters available, with some that can run for up to 14 hours, with all working off thermostats.

Marquee Lighting Hire

The lighting you choose in your marquee can make a big difference to the atmosphere you create. Setting appropriate lighting can set the scene for your wedding in Burgess-Hill. 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 diverse wedding lighting options:

  • Disco ball lighting
  • Starlight cloth ceiling
  • LED fairy lights

Marquee flooring

Marquee flooring comes in different types and styles, with grass being the cheapest. It’s not always possible to erect the marquee at a grassy location, and besides, some couples in Burgess-Hill don’t want a grass floor. Matting is an excellent alternative to grass, as it is simple, durable versatile. Coconut husk is used to manufacture coconut matting and is in the form of traditional coir floor mats.

Floor options you may like to think about include:

  • Carpet on hard flooring
  • Hard flooring
  • Wooden hard flooring

Our green, blue, vermilion, beige and grey carpets can be used on the interior and exterior of the marquee in Burgess-Hill, and we can create extensions of your space outside the marquee, entrance areas and walkways.

Our carpets are hardwearing and durable; get in touch today to find out more.

Generator Hire

When hiring a marquee, generators are a must. They are needed for lighting, heating and the all-important DJ. 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
  • Insurance
  • Late-night collection – for unsecured sites

Luxury Loo Hire

Our luxury loo rental service in Burgess-Hill 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 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. There are many great reasons people choose marquees for their wedding in Burgess-Hill. Unparalleled flexibility of layout and size. No limits on the number of guests The marquee can be designed to fit your theme and be exactly how you want it

Privacy

A better value option than a hotel-based wedding Fewer limitations on location

Wedding Marquee Hire Advice

As specialists in marquees in Burgess-Hill we recommend that You can look at various equipment and options, and request specifications and pictures You choose a reputable marquee hire service Make sure that you check everything works before the wedding day in Burgess-Hill, so you don’t have any nasty surprises, including the lighting and heating. Take a look at the frequently asked questions below to find out more about hiring a marquee for your wedding day.

Five Steps to Your Flawless Wedding Marquee


Step 1 – Site Visit

Following a quotation, we will come and see the site in Burgess-Hill for the marquee at a time that suits 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 for the layout and theme, but our marquee experts will work with you to provide a formal plan in Burgess-Hill. 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 choose to leave the details to us, you can do so knowing that we are extremely good at what we do, and we’ll ensure that you have a venue that helps you have a wedding day that is more magical than you could’ve imagined.

Step 3 – Plan a Budget

The budget of your wedding is crucial. We will help you understand your budget requirements if you haven’t detailed out everything yet and guide you on the costs of the different elements of the day in Burgess-Hill.

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 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

This is your big day. We will take up the strain, remove all the pressure from your shoulders. We take responsibility to ensure that everything goes smoothly, and all the planning is how it should be in Burgess-Hill. Focus on your guests and enjoy the day.

No obligation site survey at your convenience

We can consult with you to understand what you need and could even do appointments on weekends in Burgess-Hill. We are available whenever you need us to come and view a potential wedding venue site. Get in touch and we will come with you.

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Why Choose Strawberry Marquees for your Wedding


Strawberry Marquees can help you have that stress-free, well-managed wedding that you dream of. Strawberry Marquees is an excellent company to choose when you’re looking to hire your wedding marquee.

Detailed, no nonsense, tailored proposals

We know marquees, and we know weddings. All of our advice is backed up by the experience we have. We take a personalised approach to proposals in Burgess-Hill, ensuring that everything is clear and transparent, and that we tell you what you need to know for your wedding.

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. For that little bit of extra confidence, we also offer guarantees and carry all the requisite insurances.

Team of honest, friendly and reliable staff

You will quickly come to know that our staff at Strawberry Marquees in Burgess-Hill are focused on ensuring you have a fabulous wedding day and that you are well looked after throughout the event, delivering services with reliability, honesty and in a friendly manner.

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 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

You’ve dreamt of your wedding day since you were 5 – let us give you a beautifully designed and well-managed celebration more magical than your dreams. Tell us how you’ve imagined this day to be – and we’ll make it happen in Burgess-Hill. Use our online quotes for wedding marquees without worrying about a commitment upfront. 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

In order to better understand and satisfy your needs, and we take the time to learn as much as we can about your wedding. You should be able to choose a marquee in Burgess-Hill that suits your needs and giving us some information about your plans can help with this.

We will require the following information:

  • 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 at any wedding season. 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 will have no trouble ensuring your guests are warm throughout the ceremony.

There will be a number of heating units, including a backup, to keep you warm, and only charged on a fuel basis and not per unit.

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.

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?



They are, but in extreme rain and bad soil conditions, water is likely to seep under the marquee.

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?



The perfect time for a booking is difficult to determine.

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.

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?



Allow five foot along the width of one side of a dance floor.

Do we need a generator?



You do need one.

It is recommended you have a generator ready to take over in case there a power cut.

Do uplighters provide enough light?



Uplighters can create a nice effect.

They don’t have enough light for a well-lit party.

How safe are your wedding marquees?



They are fully fire resistant.

We only use materials that meet British Standard certifications when making them.

Does Strawberry Marquees have insurance cover?



Strawberry Marquees are covered for public and product insurance.

While the marquee is under hire, the customer must provide insurance for damage, both for the marquee and equipment, and theft.

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.

It’s important to let us know if there are any services underground that we should avoid.

Will your marquees damage our garden?



There is no fear of permanent 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?



Each wedding has different considerations. Marquees can also vary.

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 for an accurate quote.

Access to the marquee site is restricted, is this a problem?



It’s not a problem.

Our marquees are highly portable, and we can access most areas without difficulty.

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?



This will vary depending on your guest list, bar, dance floor, and band.

We will inspect the site and advise you on the best course of action.

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?



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.

If you have a dance floor you will need matting, but you can choose whether you want it for your catering tent.

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 have luxury toilets and generators available as well as our marquees.

Unfortunately, we do not hire kitchen equipment.

What is included in the initial quote?



Our first quote will cover your marquee, lighting, internal power distribution (sockets for charging, bar catering, and other features), heating, ivory lining, doors, windows and flooring (sized to suit).

All other finishes and equipment are subject to choice and necessity.

When is site meeting necessary?



A site visit is necessary immediately after you receive a quote.

We will need to assess the size and environment of the location to make sure the site is suitable for a marquee.

Are your marquees lined?



They do not need to be lined.

If you want, however, you may choose to have it lined.

What about electricity?



Usually, marquees don’t require a lot of electricity; which can be drawn from any nearby building.

You may need to provide a generator for backup.

Please contact us if you have any questions about hiring a marquee or party tent.

Can I decorate the Wedding marquee myself?



You certainly can.

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?



The best venue may be determined by where you live.

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?



The maximum guests for a table is 12 and the minimum is 6.

You are able to choose a different seating arrangement if you prefer.