Marquee Wedding Experts in Sutton
We are a friendly and trustworthy company providing wedding marquee hire services in Sutton. 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. At Strawberry Marquees, we can provide you with the correct marquee that is best suited to your outdoor event.
We have diverse marquees and will be able to provide the right one for your wedding. We know that your wedding is an important day in your life and in that regard, everything must be perfect.
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 Sutton.
No two weddings are the same.
We, therefore, work closely with you to understand your individual requirements and make sure that we get everything how you want it. We will make sure we tick all your boxes and provide you with the ambience you desire by discussing your needs in detail.
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 Sutton.
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 wedding in Sutton is your special day and it is important that you choose the right wedding marquee for your big day. We can certainly help you make your decision. 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
It’s important that you get your guest list right when you are trying to plan a successful wedding. The number of guests you have will determine the type of marquee you will use in Sutton. 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 available 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 Sutton.
Wedding Styles and Marquee Types
Every couple has a different style in mind for their big day.
Different marquee styles will suit different wedding themes.
Whether you want a highly glamorous wedding occasion, something more traditional and understated, or something bespoke designed with a specific theme, we can help get things right for you at Strawberry Marquees. We have the wedding marquees that will provide the backdrop that you are looking for in Sutton.
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 styles, sizes and prices of marquee here at Strawberry Marquees. 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 Sutton are designed to provide you with everything you need to make your wedding a stunning occasion. 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. When erecting your marquee in Sutton, 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.
We can also provide the following accessories and equipment:
Table and Chair Hire
We have different sizes of tables and chairs available for hire for indoor and outdoor use in Sutton.
- 5-foot roundtable with eight chairs
- 5’6” roundtable with 10 chairs
- 6-foot roundtable with 12 chairs
Marquee Heating Hire
Whether your event is in the summer and you want to take the chill out of the air, or you have an event planned for colder autumn or winter months, we can provide you with the heating options to make your event a warm success. Our heaters run off thermostats and can heat for up to 14 hours depending on the model chosen.
Marquee Lighting Hire
The lighting of the marquee can make a big difference to the ambience. Appropriate lighting can really set off your wedding in Sutton. 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
Citing a marquee on grass is the cheapest option for flooring, but there are several different flooring types you can choose from. Not every site is lucky enough to have grass, and, in addition, some couples don’t want to see even a blade of grass at their wedding in Sutton. Matting is the most popular option because it is versatile, durable and simple. Matting or coconut matting involves using traditional coir flooring mats which are made from the husk of the coconut.
Floor options you may like to think about include:
- 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 Sutton to form outdoor extensions of your marquee space, entranceways and walkways.
Our carpets are hardwearing and durable; get in touch today to find out more.
Generators are often an important part of hiring a marquee. The heating, lighting and all-important DJ will all be run off a generator in many cases. The generator will come with the following:
- 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 Sutton will ensure that the units are appropriate to your wedding and that your guests are comfortable. 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 are more than just a service to hire marquees. Our mission is to serve our clients with the best marquee packages for events of all sizes. Here are some of the reasons people opt for a marquee for their wedding in Sutton: Lots of options in terms of layouts and plenty of flexibility. Limitless guests You choose the wedding design and decor in the marquee
Normally more affordable than having a wedding at a hotel You choose the location and have more options
Wedding Marquee Hire Advice
As specialists in marquees in Sutton we recommend that You can look at various equipment and options, and request specifications and pictures You find a marquee hire service with a professional history Do a thorough test of the lighting, heating and other systems before the big day in Sutton so that you don’t have any nasty surprises. 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
After providing a quotation, we will set up a site visit in Sutton at a time that is convenient to you. We will make sure, on the site visit, that the location is appropriate for a marquee.
Step 2 – Decide a Layout and Theme
If you are still working through ideas for your wedding theme and layout, our experts will help you decide on how to plan the marquee in Sutton. 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 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 Sutton.
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 go above and beyond the call of duty in working on designs and themes based on our conversations with you about what you want your wedding venue to look like.
Step 5 – Relax and let us take the Strain
It’s your big day. Let us do all the hard work and take the pressure off. We make the day smooth by taking responsibility for the planning and implementation of the various things that need to happen in Sutton. Let go and enjoy basking in the attention, interacting with your wedding guests.
No obligation site survey at your convenience
We offer no-charge consultation services in Sutton 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. Just give us a call.
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. Our advice and recommendations are based on years of experience and we don’t have to guess at things. Our proposals in Sutton 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 Sutton 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
You’ll be amazed by the high specifications of our wedding marquees including the decor we provide, the lighting that creates the atmosphere, the flooring and layouts and so much more.
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
You’ve been dreaming of the perfect wedding your whole life and now it’s time for us to give you what you want. All we need is your wish list for your wedding and we can start coming up with a plan in Sutton. Our online quote system can get you a wedding marquee quote today, with no commitment needed. 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
We want all your desires to be met, and so we need to find out everything we can about the wedding you want. You should be able to choose a marquee in Sutton 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
Any other relevant information or special wishes should also be included.
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?
We have Modern Wedding Marquees, Bespoke Wedding Marquees, Luxury Wedding Marquees, Canopy Marquees, Frame Marquees, Entrance Marquees, and Heated Marquees, etc, ranging from 3.6mx3.6m to 9mx27m.
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.
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?
You can make sure your marquee is warm enough of.
Cold weather isn’t any bother, and the loved ones you’ve invited can be kept comfortable even in winter.
We charge based on the amount of fuel use and not the number of heating units – so in the colder weather, we equip the marquee with more heaters and also have a back-up unit always at the ready.
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.
Checking the weather forecast before your wedding is therefore vital.
Are your marquees waterproof?
They are, but in extreme rain and bad soil conditions, water is likely to seep under the marquee.
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?
This can vary so it’s hard to say for sure.
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 generally erected on to three days in advance and taking down a day after the event takes place.
How do I know what size of marquee I’ll need for my wedding?
The size will depend on whether you want a dance floor, DJ area or bar, as well as your guest list.
How much room does a disco take up?
The dance floor should generally have a 5-foot width along 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.
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?
We’re covered for 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?
The steel pegs used to secure the marquee in the ground can cause damage to underground drainage cables or pipes.
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.
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 many different things to consider with each wedding. The same applies to marquees.
There is the size, furniture, lighting, flooring, etc. to consider for each client.
Our service can provide all you might want for your wedding.
For a complete and accurate quote, get in contact today.
Access to the marquee site is restricted, is this a problem?
We can move the marquees into most sites without any issues.
However, we will add a charge for any site that is very difficult to access or is over 25m from the access point.
How much space will I need to set up my Wedding Marquee?
The size will vary according to your guest list, bar, band, and whether you want a dance floor.
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?
Matting can improve the look of the setup, but may not be suitable for all events.
We advise matting for weddings, as it can allow high heels to be worn more easily.
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?
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?
Generators and luxury toilets can be made available as well as the marquees.
Kitchen equipment, however, is unavailable.
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.
You can tell us if there are any other finishes or equipment on your wish list.
When is site meeting necessary?
Once you have received the quote, that visit must take place as soon as possible.
The site must be inspected to measure its size and also determine if it is a good environment for a marquee.
Are your marquees lined?
They do not need to be lined.
If you prefer a lined marquee you can select one.
What about electricity?
Usually, marquees don’t require a lot of electricity; which can be drawn from any nearby building.
A generator might be needed for backup power.
Please contact us if you have any questions about hiring a marquee or party tent.
Can I decorate the Wedding marquee myself?
Your wedding should be designed as you want it to be, and it’s our job to make that happen.
You can rely on us for advice and assistance.
Can you suggest venues where to set up my Wedding Marquee?
This depends on your area
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?
You can have between 6 and 12 people to a single table.
However, as the client, you can determine the seating arrangements if you wish.