Parasol hire for weddings, corporate events, festivals or social gathering - Shade Specialists have you covered

Shade Specialists offer a parasol hire service with wide range of quality parasols and tents for hire on long or short-term contracts. Both free-standing parasols and cantilever parasols options available. Our shade solutions are of the highest quality and are used at some of the most prestigious social occasions in the United Kingdom, including Ascot, Goodward and The British Grand Prix at Silverstone. When hiring a parasol or tent with Shade Specialists installation comes as standard and all parasols are supplied with suitable bases. If you would like a quote, have a query, or require any further information about the parasols we offer, please contact us, we will be more than happy to help! Not sure about which is the best garden umbrella for you? Read our Parasol Buyer's Guide for detailed answers to your questions.

round parasols for hire on a stadium

Shelter 2m Round Parasol

Our most popular option for large volume hires, clients include Silverstone, Goodwood and Ascot. These market leading umbrellas are a great size for covering individual tables, open air drinks terraces and pop up venues requiring additional shade. The anodized aluminium finish is great for a modern look. You can read more about this small garden parasol here.

Size Total Height Open Height
2m Square 2.6m 2.0m
Table clearance Parasol weight Canopy Colour
0.9m 12kg Natural
Supplied base Number of ribs Minimum order Quantiy
50kg Concrete 8 4

 

Bambrella Sirocco 2.5m Round Parasol

The Bambrella Sirocco is one of the most refined and well-designed parasols available. If you are looking for a hire umbrella of distinction for your garden party, wedding or commercial venue, then this wooden garden parasol could be the umbrella for you.

Size Total Height Open Height
2.5m Round 2.4m 1.9m
Table clearance Parasol weight Canopy Colour
1.2m 10kg Natural
Supplied base Number of ribs Minimum order Quantiy
50kg Concrete 6 4

 

 2.5m parasol hire near sea side with sunchairs
racetrack with terrace and hired parasols at tables

3m Round Wood Finish Parasol

Our best seller for large volume orders, hired out to the likes of Silverstone, Goodwood and Ascot. These market umbrellas are a great size for covering individual tables, open air drinks terraces and pop up venues requiring additional shade. With a hard wearing wood like vinyl wrap, these hire parasols have a like new look year-round.

Size Total Height Open Height
3m Round 2.6m 2.0m
Table clearance Parasol weight Canopy Colour
0.9m 12kg Natural
Supplied base Number of ribs Minimum order Quantiy
50kg Concrete 8 4

 

Bambrella Levante 3m Square Parasol

Most popular with the glitz and glamour events, exclusive fashion launches, and VIP parties for the rich and famous. This boutique range of bamboo hire umbrellas make an annual trip down to Cannes film festival and are rotated on a regularly basis. Clients choose these large garden umbrellas for their style and practicality, and will be in keeping with any classical venue.

Size Total Height Open Height
3m Square 3.05m 2.26m
Table clearance Parasol weight Canopy Colour
0.8m 23kg Natural
Supplied base Number of ribs Minimum order Quantiy
50kg /70kg Granite 8 2

 

 square parasols for hire on a restaurant terrace
square cantilever parasols for hire - aluminium structure

3m Square Cantilever Parasol

Ideal for your private summer garden parties requiring extra shade, clients love the cantilever hire umbrellas as they provide unobstructed cover over tables and chairs. Have them set up side by side and you have excellent cover for long banquet tables. Cheaper and more adaptable than marquee hire, these cantilever parasols can rotate and tilt for flexible sun shade.

Size Total Height Open Height
3m Square 2.8m 2.0m
Table clearance Parasol weight Canopy Colour
N/A 26kg Natural
Supplied base Number of ribs Minimum order Quantiy
90kg - requires access to water supply 8 2

 

Bambrella Levante 4m Square Parasol

Most popular with the glitz and glamour events, exclusive fashion launches, and VIP parties for the rich and famous. This boutique range of bamboo hire umbrellas give excellent coverage, with the added benefit of being able to close over your table and chairs. Clients choose these 4 metre parasols for their natural style and practicality, and will be in keeping with any classical venue.

Size Total Height Open Height
4m Square 3.1m 2.3m
Table clearance Parasol weight Canopy Colour
0.8m 36kg Natural
Supplied base Number of ribs Minimum order Quantiy
120kg (4 x 30kg concrete) 8 1

 

 4m large parasols for hire - wooden telescopic pole
4m square parasol hire on a beer garden terrace

4m Square Parasol

Weddings, summer fairs, school sports days, these extra large parasols provide an excellent amount of cover with one central mast. A more cost effective alternative to marquee hire, the 4m Square hire umbrellas have you covered.

Size Total Height Open Height
4m Square 4.13m 3.1m
Table clearance Parasol weight Canopy Colour
1.21m 38 White
Supplied base Number of ribs Minimum order Quantiy
120kg (4 x 30kg concrete) 8 1

 

5m Square Parasol

At a massive 5m Square, these are the largest hire parasols we have to offer. Weddings, summer fairs, school sports days, these extra large parasols provide an excellent amount of cover with one central mast. A more cost effective alternative to marquee hire, the 5m parasols for hire have you covered. ***2 man delivery required***

Size Total Height Open Height
5m Square 4.33m 3.26m
Table clearance Parasol weight Canopy Colour
0.66m 42 White
Supplied base Number of ribs Minimum order Quantiy
120kg (4 x 30kg concrete) 8 1

 

 5m giant square parasol for hire
tent for hire- star shaped

Star Tent

The star tents are the perfect focal point to any occasion. Come rain or shine our star tents will provide perfect shelter from the elements. Measuring 10m in diameter, the star tents provide a wealth of space for your occasion. Star tents can only be installed into earth, not concrete/tarmac etc.

Size Total Height Open Height
10m, 12m Round 5.0m N/A
Table clearance Parasol weight Canopy Colour
0.66m 42kg White or Black
Supplied base Number of ribs Minimum order Quantiy
Pegs N/A 1

 

Square Waterproof Gazebo

Come rain or shine, our super sturdy Square PVC Waterproof gazebos are perfect for those requiring a more enclosed shelter, perhaps for pop up shops, village fete, or garden party's. We can supply our hire gazebos with our without side walls, including zip doors and windows. Our 4m gazebos can also be linked with rain gutters to be more adaptable to your requirements.

Size Max Height Max Open Height
3m, 4m Square 3.3m 2m
Table clearance Parasol weight Canopy Colour
N/A 55kg White
Supplied base Number of ribs Minimum order Quantiy
4x 7kg metal weghts N/A 1

 

 Square Waterproof Gazebo for hire