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Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

Where are you based?

We are based just outside Harrogate in Hampsthwaite.

What area do you cover?

Have Marquee, Will Travel. As this suggests we are happy to travel, our clients have ranged as far south as Devon and Somerset. Sometimes this can incur an additional charge.

Will you come and see the site where I want to put a marquee?

Yes of course. We like to meet in person to get an idea for what you are looking for and to see the site in person. There is no cost to this.

What is included in the marquee hire price?

The standard hire price includes site inspection and erection of marquee.

Can you supply a wooden floor?

Yes we can, our craftsmen hand build our wooden floor in our workshop and this can be supplied with a carpet in a colour of your choosing.

Do you know of a venue where we can put our Marquee?

Yes we have an ever-expanding list of beautiful venues here in Yorkshire. Click on our recommendations to learn more.

How long is the standard tent hire?

An example hire period for us would be:
Thursday: Delivered and Erected
Friday: Marquee Decoration; depending on the service you have chosen by yourself or us.
Saturday: The Event
Sunday: You can hire our morning after service providing a delicious al fresco breakfast.
Monday: dismantling the tent/tidy up of the event

Can a member of your staff be on site for the day of the event?

Yes please get in touch to discuss options and we will advise you on the most suitable

Do you style the Marquee?

You are welcome to decorate the marquee however you wish. They are a beautiful blank canvas for you to create your own unique event with. We do offer a Marquee styling service. We have an ever-increasing stock of decorations and props for the marquee. If you have a particular style in mind then give us a call as we also work with suppliers who are able to help us fulfill even the most obscure requests. On top of this we have our own master craftsman who make our own furniture and props.

Do we need power?

If you are having any lighting or any facilities that need electricity you will need a power source. We can supply a generator or if there is a house or building with electrics close enough then we will be able to discuss different power cable packages.

Can you put the marquee up on hard ground?

Normally due to the pegging system we would place the marquees on soft ground we can however sometimes put them up on hard ground. You are welcome to call us to discuss this further and we can arrange to come and see the site in person.

How much additional space does the marquee need for pegging?

We say ideally an additional two meters right the way around the tent. If you are unsure about whether our marquee will fit then give us a call and we can arrange to come and see you and the site to discuss what can be done.

My Tent or Yours FAQ

Can I hire your bell tents on their own?

Yes of course, you can hire anything from one tent for a children’s party right up to rows of bell tents for your guests to settle down in after your event.

Can you decorate the bell tents for us?

Yes we have our own set themes to decorate the bell tents; we can also decorate them to a theme of your choice.

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