Sold Traditional Vintage Wedding Marquee Business


A rare opportunity to acquire a very successful and highly regarded Somerset wedding company.

  • 4 years accounts with clear PROFIT of around £60,000 per annum on turnover of £80,000 per annum.

  • 100% 5* rating on Facebook from 3 years of reviews.

  • Ranks well in Google. Easily relocated elsewhere with simple alterations to the SEO.

  • Website generates 1-2 enquiries per day. Daily booking enquiries and viewing requests for 2018, 19 & 20. Easily sell out 18-20 dates per year should you wish.

  • Perfect time of year to buy - Majority of bookings are made NOW - between November and February

  • Fantastic opportunity to acquire a well-loved asset with great reputation.

  • Genuine reason for sale.

    === INVENTORY OVERVIEW === What's included?

    All inventory has been stock checked Sept 2017. There is literally EVERYTHING SINGLE THING you need to operate - it is a wedding company in a box! All stock has been well cared for and packed away at the end of the season to the high standards we expect.

    Access to dropbox folder of dozens of raw inventory photos available to genuinely interested buyers.

  • Traditional canvas marquee, 60’ x 40’ with two internal king poles (21’), & ridge pole, all external iron pegs plus spares, wall poles (all poles painted white), ropes, canvas hats (to top the poles).

  • All tools & consumables required for erection & maintenance

  • Internal coconut floor matting

  • Maple-wood parquet dance floor

  • 26 rustic wooden trestle tables, all sanded back and treated/sealed

  • 150 wooden folding chairs (approx. 20 in need of TLC)

  • Electrical distribution board, adaptors, extensions

  • 100's of meters of external and internal festoon lighting with bulbs

  • PA system for speeches

  • Pro Audio system & disco equipment for band or disco/playlist (can also be hired out as a standalone income) - see full inventory

  • 2 x Modern Catering / storage tents

  • Double stainless catering sink with plumbing

  • Catering tables

  • Contractor lighting

  • Fire & Safety equipment

  • Huge inventory of modern and vintage decor items - see full inventory

  • All packaged neatly in a 20ft Shipping container in VGC

  • Folder of licenses, guides, legislation, booking, T+Cs, sales documents etc. for reference

  • Company name, copyright & goodwill, testimonials

  • Professional photographs of many of the previous weddings hosted

  • Professional website with good search engine presence, domain name, web hosting (1 year) marketing literature, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest. Support from professional Bristol-based digital agency.

  • 4 years of accounts showing trading history turnover of approx. £80,000 pa and clear profit of £60,000 pa

  • === FULL INVENTORY ===
    Click the link below to view a PDF of all inventory that is included. Thank you.

    Please note: the business is for sale as a whole and as a going concern. Parts of the inventory are not for sale separately, thank you.


    There is no forward book, this has been deliberate - we don't want to disappoint people and have to give refunds, however we have been managing and replying to all enquiries, the business is currently running.

    Questions, genuine enquiries and sensible offers welcomed.

    Thank you for your interest.

    Delivery notes

    20ft shipping container approx 5 tonnes.
    Location: Bridgwater, Somerset
    Delivery/ Collection to be negotiated.
    Can recommend a logistics haulier in the South West.

    This item is now sold

    Price: Sold