Marquee Wedding Experts in Bracklesham
We provide friendly marquee hire services in Bracklesham with a friendly, trustworthy and professional approach. 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. Whatever it is you need the marquee hire for, we can provide you with the marquee to fit the bill.
We have various marquee sizes to suit your wedding needs. We want to ensure that every detail is correct for your wedding as we know how important the day is.
Our wedding marquee will grace your occasion in Bracklesham, providing a stunning venue, whether you have chosen a small event with a few family and friends, or are planning a much larger wedding celebration.
No two weddings are 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
During the wedding planning process in Bracklesham there are lots of things to consider, and one important aspect is the design and arrangement of the venue.
These aspects include:
- Reception area
- Banqueting space
- Dance floors
- Seating areas
- Colour schemes
- Table decoration
You may have specific requirements and tastes for each different aspect of the design, and these can be catered for in the planning stage.
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 Bracklesham. We are here to help with this stage. Our wedding experts will help you to get things right in terms of flower arrangements, the wedding theme, functional spaces, lighting and acoustics.
The size of your wedding will play a big role in the choice of suitable marquee. We can put the wedding marquee in a location that really enhances the backdrop, considering trees in the background, the best views, water features or anything else.
Wedding Guest List
It’s important that you get your guest list right when you are trying to plan a successful wedding. The marquee you hire in Bracklesham will be largely down to the number of guests you choose to invite. Our company is more than capable of catering to any number of guests whether they are in the lower 50s, 70s or even over 200.
Our marquees are designed for:
- 50 guests
- 100 guests
- Around 150 guests
- 200+ guests
Phone us today to find out more about how we can cater for your guests in Bracklesham.
Wedding Styles and Marquee Types
You will have your own ideas about how you want your day to look.
There are different marquees to suit different styles and themes of wedding.
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 Bracklesham.
Our range of marquees includes frame marquees, canopy marquees, heated marquees and entrance marquees that can be incorporated into your occasion.
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 Bracklesham 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.
If you don’t need a marquee but need wedding equipment and accessories, then we can hire those to you as well. We know it makes it easier to have one supplier when running a wedding event in Bracklesham, and so we can provide all of the supply and installation services for equipment alongside the erection of the marquee.
Accessories and equipment that we can provide include:
Table and Chair Hire
We can provide you with tables and chairs for indoor and outdoor areas in Bracklesham.
- 5-foot roundtable with eight chairs
- 5’6” roundtable with 10 chairs
- 6-foot roundtable with 12 chairs
Marquee Heating Hire
Whether you want heaters to warm up chilly summer evenings or are looking to run a wedding event in the winter months. We can provide you with the event heating solutions to keep your guests warm. 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
Lighting is an important element of the ambience you create in a marquee. Appropriate lighting can really set off your wedding in Bracklesham. The lighting you use for a wedding breakfast won’t be the same as that used for a wedding reception at night.
We can provide you with wedding lights that suit the occasion:
- Disco ball lighting
- Starlight cloth ceiling
- LED fairy lights
Marquee flooring comes in different types and styles, with grass being the cheapest. Erecting the marquee on grass is not always a viable option in Bracklesham, and in some cases, the couple are against the grass floor option. Matting is the most popular option because it is versatile, durable and simple. Matting, or coconut matting, is made from coconut husk, and is traditional coir floor mats.
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 Bracklesham to form outdoor extensions of your marquee space, entranceways and walkways.
Get in touch today to find out more about our carpet colours.
It’s normally important to have a generator along with your marquee. They are needed for lighting, heating and the all-important DJ. We provide affordable generators that 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
We will provide luxury loo rental units which are suitable for your wedding in Bracklesham. Our packages are not only affordable but also the units are built with top quality materials which give your guests and attendees comfort and luxury away from home.
Advantages of Hiring a Marquee for Your Wedding
We’re not just a marquee hire service. We are passionate about providing the best marquee packages for any event. Here are some of the reasons people opt for a marquee for their wedding in Bracklesham: Flexible layouts and sizes. Unlimited numbers of guests The marquee can be designed to fit your theme and be exactly how you want it
A more affordable option than a wedding hotel Fewer limitations on location
Wedding Marquee Hire Advice
As marquee specialists in Bracklesham we recommend that Couples review pictures of the equipment and marquees available You find a marquee hire service with a professional history Ensure that you test run everything before the big day in Bracklesham – from the marquee to the lighting and heating systems. Check out our frequently asked questions section for more answers and advice on hiring a marquee for your wedding.
Five Steps to Your Flawless Wedding Marquee
Step 1 – Site Visit
The next step after the quote is to organize a site visit in Bracklesham at a mutually convenient time. 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
Our marquee experts in Bracklesham will work with you to choose a wedding layout and theme if you don’t already have ideas in mind. We will ensure that we consult with you on all the areas you want to have input in and get all of your requirements incorporated into the marquee layout and theme. 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
You need to have a clear and drawn-up budget for your wedding. 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 Bracklesham.
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
This is your big day. We will take the pressure off and let you relax and enjoy your day. We make the day smooth by taking responsibility for the planning and implementation of the various things that need to happen in Bracklesham. Relax and enjoy your wedding 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 Bracklesham. If you are visiting a potential site for your wedding marquee, we can come and take a look with you. 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. Strawberry Marquees is a great place to hire your marquee from.
Detailed, no nonsense, tailored proposals
We know marquees, and we know weddings. All of our advice is backed up by the experience we have. Every proposal we provide you will be clear, transparent and easy to understand, with your requirements Incorporated in a personalized approach in Bracklesham.
All work is covered by our trusted guarantees
We are knowledgeable and follow best practices in terms of health and safety and will prioritise the safety of your guests and yourselves. However, you can also have peace of mind knowing that we are fully insured and offer guarantees on our services from start to finish.
Team of honest, friendly and reliable staff
Our staff at Strawberry Marquees in Bracklesham 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
Everything we provide in our wedding marquees is of a very high standard, and you will be amazed by the high specification finishes to our decor, lighting, flooring and layout designs.
No hidden extras
At Strawberry Marquees, what you see is what you get. 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
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. All we need is your wish list for your wedding and we can start coming up with a plan in Bracklesham. Your online quote for a wedding marquee is just a few short moments away, with no obligations. 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. It’s important that you give us all the information needed to choose the perfect marquee in Bracklesham.
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
As well as any other information or requests you deem necessary about your specific wishes.
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?
You can use a marquee for a wedding at any time the year. However, you should take note of anything that might be an issue, such as the weather forecast for the day and the suitability of the site.
If anything about the wedding is unsuited to a marquee, such as exposure to strong winds, you can plan for a change in location.
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?
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 can be hard to judge when 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?
This will vary depending on size.
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 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 recommended you have a generator ready to take over in case there a power cut.
Do uplighters provide enough light?
They’re nice to use for lighting effects.
But they will not be very bright.
How safe are your wedding marquees?
Our marquees are 100% 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.
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?
The steel pegs that we use to secure the marquee could cause damage to drainage cables or pipes that are under the ground nearby.
Make sure to tell us if there are any underground services we should avoid.
Will your marquees damage our garden?
There is no fear of permanent 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?
There are different aspects of every wedding. This is also the case marquees.
Aspects such as size, furniture, lighting, and flooring can be different for each person.
Strawberry Marquees can give you everything you have imagined for your wedding.
Get in touch for a complete quote.
Access to the marquee site is restricted, is this a problem?
This is no trouble.
We can easily move the marquees into almost any location, as they are designed to be portable.
Customers should note, however, that very difficult access or a site that is more than 25m from the access point will mean 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?
There are many suitable surfaces, but we must be able to secure the marquee directly to the ground
During the site visit, we will access the ground and let you know if a particular surface is suitable.
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.
You will need matting for a dance floor, although you might not need it for a catering tent.
Should I cut the grass?
You can, but be sure to cart away the cuttings and if you’re not using matting, avoid cutting it too close to the event as the grass tends to stick to the marquee surface.
Do you decorate the wedding marquees?
Yes, we do.
Do you hire linen, cutlery, generators or toilets?
Generators and luxury toilets can be made available as well as the marquees.
However, we do not have kitchen equipment for hire.
What is included in the initial quote?
Our initial quote should include the marquee of the size you choose, lighting, internal power distribution including sockets, bar, catering, etc., heating, lining, doors, windows and the correct size of floor.
Additional finishes and equipment are up to you.
When is site meeting necessary?
We must perform a site visit as soon as you get a quote.
We will evaluate the environment to see if it will work for a marquee and check the size.
Are your marquees lined?
Not all of them.
You can do the lined marquee if you want.
What about electricity?
You will not need much power for your marquee; it can be supplied by a building close by.
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?
It is our job to make your wedding as memorable as possible.
Any advice needed can be given.
Can you suggest venues where to set up my Wedding Marquee?
This depends on where you live.
Once you give us your location, we can advise you as to the best location for the wedding marquee.
How many guests can I seat around a table?
You can have between 6 and 12 people to a single table.
Still, you can decide on the seating arrangements you want.