Suppliers (Useful Contacts)


At Marlin Marquees we work with some of the best suppliers in the industry……here are a few links to assist you with your decision making.



The Hospital of St Cross (Winchester)

The ancient Church of St Cross is an exceptionally beautiful and tranquil location for a wedding. It is much in demand, often accompanied by a marquee on the Bowling Green and/or drinks or photographs in the Master’s Garden.

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Down House Events

Set on the edge of the New Forest, Down House offers an attractive countryside setting, with wonderful views down to the Avon valley. Luscious lawns and stunning scenery making it the idyllic venue for outdoor weddings.

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Somerley House

This beautiful house, designed by Samuel Wyatt in 1750, has been in the Normanton family for five generations since it was bought by The 2nd Earl in 1825. Wyatt was a popular architect and engineer, best known for his classic Georgian designs, and he was also involved with buildings at Tatton Park in Cheshire, Shugborough in Staffordshire and Holkham Hall in Norfolk.

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Balmer Lawn Hotel

The Balmer Lawn is one of the most iconic buildings in the Forest, surrounding by beautifully landscaped gardens, rivers, wildlife and the stunning forest itself, you will experience a magical day in the beautiful and romantic surroundings. With our excellent level of service, two AA Rosette restaurant, two banqueting suites and our outdoor Sylvan Pavilion, you can expect nothing but the highest standards for your day.

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Breamore House

Breamore House is available to hire as a stunning and unique venue for your wedding reception. It is especially convenient for those marrying at St. Mary’s Church, but all wedding parties are welcome here.

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Bower Chalke Barn

Bowerchalke Barn located in Wiltshire with easy access from neighbouring Dorset, offers a unique and picturesque countryside venue for your wedding celebrations. Surrounded by 1000 acres of rolling Wiltshire farmland this atmospheric 16th century thatched threshing barn offers you an enchanting setting for you for your wedding. You and your guests will have exclusive use of the barn and grounds to relax and enjoy the day.

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Holywell Estate

A new and unique wedding venue within the South Downs National Park situated in 900 acres of private land. Holywell is a truly magical setting.

With breath taking views across unspoilt parklands, Holywell has several excusive venue options to suit your special day. The rose garden is ideal for more intimate parties, complete with a fully equipped summer house kitchen. There is also the option of a marquee majestically placed in front of the manor house, with sweeping views over the ancient woodland avenue. Here, you are not limited to numbers.

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Red Herring Catering

With 20 years of experience working throughout the South creating bespoke party and menu designs to rival London’s finest caterers, we can provide all the assistance you need to make this the most memorable day of your lives. Your ideas and wishes are always our starting point. Whether your chosen venue is a stately home, an island castle or in a beautiful marquee in the grounds of your home, we will meet with you to find out just what you hope for from your day and work alongside you to create a menu especially for you.

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Forkingout are proud of the high standards of quality and service that our company offers and understand that making food/menu choices for your special day is both important and difficult.

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Ministry of Food Hampshire

Ministry of Food provides quintessentially British food with an elegant twist, for weddings, parties, and corporate events across the South West and beyond. Contact us to find out more about our wedding catering, party catering, birthdays & general celebrations, canapé receptions, street food events, lunches, dinners, drop off hampers, on board catering, shoot lunches, launches, corporate hospitality & team days.

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Yummy Days

YUMMY DAYS  HOMEMADE. FOOD.  Only for someone special.

Founded 2014 by Andrea Escherhaus. From living in France and Germany, traveling to Switzerland, Austria, Italy… now moving from Hamburg to live in the New Forest Hampshire England. Andrea´s recipes come from an age of inspired cooking from all over Europe, developing her own unique style in bringing traditional and modern together.

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Twilight Trees

Twilight Trees are the go-to brand for specialist faux arboreal lighting and flora. Whether opting for our sparkling and vibrant LED trees or our softer yet show-stopping Trees in Bloom, Twilight Trees promise to create the unique and unforgettable.

Our trees are for inside and outside use and are available to buy or to hire.


Pains Fireworks

No celebration is truly complete without a dazzling firework display as the highlight of the evenings entertainment. We pride ourselves on being able to produce the most spectacular show possible, no matter what your budget may be, and we guarantee to make your wedding, celebration or corporate event one that you and your guests will never forget.

We have unrivalled experience in working with many venues and hotels based in rural locations who have concerns about the noise caused by a traditional fireworks display. Using this experience we pride ourselves on being able to deliver superb displays that show respect to the wishes of your venue and the local environment that surround it.

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