How much are marquees for weddings?

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One of the first questions that we get from our clients is ‘how much are marquees for weddings?’ When you’re exploring options your big day, cost can be a deciding factor.  We work directly with all our clients to make certain that we can provide the best possible value to make your day beautiful and memorable.

We’ve been supplying wedding marquees to brides and grooms across Devon and the South West for more than 20 years, and every event is different. The price of a marquee will change when you add features, change the size, or increase the duration of the hire. The list below is designed to give you a guide for marquee hire prices, to get the clearest idea of how much a wedding marquee costs, contact us for a free quote.

Here are few examples of some basic marquee hire prices – customisations like flooring, lighting, interior lining, dancefloors and furniture hire will also affect the hire price.

Small Wedding Marquee for 25 to 50 people – from £800-2000 + VAT

Prices for a small marquee, sized about 6m x 9m, start from £800 + VAT for a weekend hire. A marquee of this size would be suitable for a small wedding party of around 50 standing guests, 40 seated for dinner or about 25 with a dance floor.

Mid-Size Wedding Marquee for 55 to 100 people – from £1800-3500 + VAT

The cost of medium wedding marquee, sized about 9m x 9m, starts from £1800 + VAT to hire for a weekend. This would comfortably suit a dining and dancefloor for 55 wedding guests, or 80 seated at tables or more than 100 standing.

Large Wedding Marquee for 100 to 150 people – from £2500 – as required + VAT

Rates to hire a large marquee for a wedding, about 9m x 15m, start at £2500 + VAT.  A marquee around this size would suit a wedding with 100 seated diners and a dancefloor, 120 dinner guests without a dancefloor or around 150 standing buffet guests. We are experienced at building marquees of all sizes, so would be happy to discuss your requirements if you’d planning a larger wedding.


Of course, each wedding is different and with our range of marquees styles and features, we can help you shape your wedding into the perfect day. Get in touch to for a free quote or to discuss the needs to your wedding day.