Marquee Hire

"I just wanted to thank you and all your team for ensuring the wedding went so smoothly, for providing such an incredibly beautiful marquee and all the help you gave us in the run up to the big day!" - Private Client Wedding, Watlington, Oxfordshire

"Your team build and striked the marquees in record timings and the marquees looked the best that we have ever seen before." - The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

"We were so delighted with everything" - Cheam School, Newbury, Berkshire

"I am pleased and delighted to say that the marquee was looking amazing and I had a lot of compliments from my guests." - Sheila Desa

"Many, many thanks for everything you and your team did for us to make our Wedding so incredibly outstanding. We have set a high bench mark." - Annie, Berkshire.

"A massive thank you to you and the crew for building such a perfect structure for the Wedding on Saturday…..your foreman’s attention to detail was quite incredible…..nothing was too much trouble and the end result was as near perfection as you could get." - Private Wedding, Hertfordshire.

"I would also like to say a big thank you to your crew….there were a few things he had to resolve for us and again, nothing was too much trouble, they are a real credit to your company" - Mel Atkins, Ex Events.

Venues

Bignor Park

Bignor Park is a private estate located in beautiful unspoilt surroundings at the foot of the South Downs. Bignor Park is licensed to hold civil wedding ceremonies for up to 120 guests in the delightful Greek Loggia. This stunning space is set within the grounds of the house and guests are seated on the lawn in front of the Loggia either open air or under cover of a marquee.

Wedding receptions take place on the old croquet lawns on which Meridian Marquees can erect a marquee for up to 150 guests.

A beautiful new venue for weddings in Sussex adds to our venue portfolio.

Visit: www.bignorpark.co.uk


Fawley Court

Fawley Court is a privately owned country house, with stunning, large, mixed-use grounds standing on the west bank of the River Thames at Fawley in Oxfordshire. The former deer park extends east into the Henley Park area of Henley-on-Thames.

Marquee location options include the west garden and terrace, or extensive lawns to the front of the property. The vista from the rear of the house, extends via a lead of water to the Thames and the start of the Royal Regatta course.

Visit: www.fawleycourt.co.uk


Henley Business School ‘Greenlands’

Meridian Marquees are pleased to have maintained a working relationship with Henley Business School over a period of years, through its refurbishment and becoming part of the University of Reading. ‘With extensive, well managed gardens and riverside location, Greenlands makes a spectacular spot for marquee based events’.

A Riverside marquee provides the perfect setting from small stylish events to large corporate occasions. The Lawn running down to the River Thames provides a stylish viewpoint for any gathering. This venue is a superb location for a wedding, enjoying the regatta, company events……the list is endless.

Visit: www.henleyconferences.co.uk or henleyweddings.org.uk


Royal Botanical Gardens Kew

For clients wishing to host their entire event in the Gardens the 'multiple venue hire package' is the ideal solution, incorporating a selection of Kew’s stunning venues. Meridian has been proud to provided catering and service marquees to supplement the traditional Temperate House or the more contemporary galleries.

Visit: www.kew.org/business-venue-hire/kew-events


Said Business School Oxford

With a vast amount of experience in conferencing and events, Said Business School, Oxford, is an ideal location. The city has a reputation the world over for its University and has a colourful, cosmopolitan and bustling centre, Said Business School is the ideal destination for an event. Delegates will appreciate the unique attractions available for them to enjoy in one of the most famous cities in the world.

Oxford is centrally located, close to the motorway network and within easy access of several international airports, with very frequent connections by bus or train to London and other parts of the country.

The School’s professional, dedicated team is there to help you arrange the perfect event which includes a variety of residential and non-residential options for up to 300 delegates. The team is committed to ensuring the success of your event and will offer advice and support from initial enquiry through to planning, delivery and post-event evaluation.

Meridian have supplied marquees for numerous college and external events utilising either the courtyard or the West Wing Lawn to add flexibility to the school’s facilities.

Visit: www.sbs.ox.ac.uk/school/conference-venue-hire


Temple Island

This elegant and exclusive venue is available for hire. Located amidst rolling water meadows and surrounded by wooded hills, it marks the start of the famous Henley Royal Regatta course. Meridian Marquees are pleased to continue for a third year as a preferred supplier for Temple Island.

Visit: www.hrr.co.uk/entertainment/temple-island


Stonor Park

Stonor one of England’s oldest manor houses, situated in one of the most beautiful settings, is hidden in a fold of the Chiltern Hills. Available to hire, the Croquet Lawn area can host marquees for a capacity of 120 seated guests or alternately on the Front Lawn there is ample space for larger marquees accommodating up to 500 guests.

We have cemented our relationship with Stonor House for a second year and continue as their preferred supplier.

Visit: www.stonor.com


The Vyne

A beautiful drive through the Hampshire countryside leads you to The Vyne and its sweeping gravel drive and entrance. Space is available for a marquee event in the spacious Walled Garden. Designed originally to produce food for the main house. This secluded, picturesque garden, surrounded by fields and rural parkland offers the perfect back drop for a country wedding. Meridian Marquees is looking forward to working closely with the Vyne since becoming a preferred supplier.

Visit: www.nationaltrust.org.uk


Wasing Park

Set in the heart of this beautiful Berkshire Estate in Aldermaston, the secluded Walled Garden with its magnificent recently restored Victorian greenhouse, is the ideal setting for the perfect outdoor wedding. As you enter the gate leading into the secret Walled Garden, your imagination will run wild. The Walled Garden is suitable for any number of guests from an intimate affair of 10 to a large reception of 400. The lawn area within is able to accommodate marquees to seat up to 400 guests.

Visit: www.wasing.co.uk

Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire

Wellington College is the ideal setting for any marquee based event; it offers superb facilities in the most picturesque of grounds, from open grass to the beautiful sunken college garden. Whether you are looking to hold your wedding at the College or a smaller event, Meridian have a strong relationship with the college having provided numerous marquees for college functions and external lets.

The college is licenced for civil ceremonies.

Visit: www.wellingtoncollege.org.uk


Somewhere Else?

We are not a venue agency, but as a leading marquee events company we have worked at many prestigious venues, and may be able to help you find a marquee venue if you are having difficulties finding somewhere suitable. Please see below some factors to consider on making a decision on a marquee venue:

  • Parking - space and accessibility
  • Electrical Supply
  • Water Supply
  • Vehicle access - 7.5/16 tonne lorries
  • Security - i.e. is it a public place
  • Overhead/Underground Services
  • Toilet facilities
  • Noise restrictions

Thinking of using your garden for a marquee event? Click here to view our helpful guide!