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About Us

We pride ourselves on providing an excellent, professional service whatever your reason to come together and celebrate.  Our team put the fun into planning your unique event and are here to guide you through every step of the way from choosing your tent structure and furnishings to all the practical items you may need for planning an outdoor event.  What's more, we go the extra mile by offering interactive planning and design consultations so you can create your bespoke floor plan.

For weddings and events a little less ordinary, our beautiful tipis and marquees combine traditional materials with expert craftsmanship, giving you an amazing weather-proof setting for your celebration that is cool in summer and cosy in winter.

No event is too small or too big!  Based in Morpeth, Northumberland, we cover a wide area of the North including Newcastle, Durham, North Yorkshire, Cumbria and the Scottish Borders.

The Unique Tent Company are proud to be a leading supplier of fully-furnished Tentipi® Tipis, Tidewater® Sailcloth Tents and Vintage Marquees for weddings, parties, corporate events and festivals in the North East and Cumbria.

The Unique Tent Company - bringing dreams to life

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A few words from us...

To our amazing clients, we would like to say a huge thank you for the appreciation and understanding you have shown us as we work to reschedule your events and make sure your special day will be better than ever.  It has been a collaborative effort, for which we are truly grateful.

All of us are looking ahead to times of togetherness and celebration once more. Our team are here to take enquiries and bookings for weddings and special events in 2021 and beyond.  We'd be delighted to hear from you, so get in touch for an initial chat or to get a quote.  What better way to start than to take advantage of our flexible wedding solutions and special offers

Likewise, if you are planning an event or are a business in need of additional outdoor space, get in touch to talk through options to help with social distancing measures. 

Tipis and Marquees

Whatever your style, we have fully-furnished tipis and marquees to suit your vibe!  

Our traditional and versatile Nordic Tentipi® Tipis are perfect for all events and occasions, with different sizes and layouts available, and are suitable for all weathers.

The Aztec Tidewater ® Sailcloth Tent is effortlessly stylish and adds a contemporary, elegant feel ideal for large parties, corporate events, luxury weddings and glamorous graduations!

Not to be outdone, the Vintage Marquee is flawless for any vintage luxe happening!  And it's versatile too, available in three sizes to suit any event.

Whether opting for tipis or a marquee, you can create your dream look.  Simply delve into our amazing range of stylish interior and exterior furnishings and finishing touches for inspiration.   

Tipi and Marquee hire in the North East & Cumbria


Fully-furnished Tipi and Marquee hire in the North East & Cumbria


Event planning for Weddings, Parties & Events

Unique Outdoor Weddings & Events - it's all in the detail!

We have a full range of stylish furnishings and finishing touches to make your event truly unique...


After all, this is the most exciting part of planning an unforgettable shindig!  Whatever look and feel you're dreaming of, we can help make it happen. Choose from a full range of traditional and contemporary style options including round and long tables, seating, bars, dance floors, mood lighting to take you from day to night, fire pits with marshmallows, and outdoor giant games. You really are spoilt for choice!

Don't worry, we've got this...

While wedding and party planning is great fun, there's the practical details to consider too.  Good news - we can provide the extras that your party and other suppliers may need including power generators, luxury toilets, cabling, stages, PA Hire and DJ booths. Furthermore, you can hire our crew to attend to all your tipi or marquee needs throughout the day, such as adjusting the sides for ventilation and lighting for ambience.  We're proud to say that it's this level of service that sets us apart.

If you need a little more help…

We work with an incredible list of venues and grounds at locations that are perfect to host your event.  Or, if you already have your dream location in mind, get in touch and we will organise a site visit.


As part of our service to you, we will happily put you in touch with our recommended suppliers.  We have a little black book of contacts including caterers perfect for banquet feasts, fine dining or grazing tables.  As well as the best contacts for music and entertainment - just ask!

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