Table Size Guide with Seating Numbers and Tablecloth Sizes

BE Event Hire offers a large selection of tables to hire for every occasion. We can supply as little as one single table up to 10,000 traditional 6ft tables. Whether you need trestle tables, round tables to benches for a wedding, workplace or outdoor event, we can supply and deliver 7 days a week nationwide.

We have compiled a quick reference guide to table sizes, seating configurations and tablecloth sizing recommendations.

Table Size, Seating Amounts and Tablecloth Size Guide - BE Event Hire

Trestle Table Size Guide

We have a choice of size and style of trestle tables to hire, in a range of styles from plain wood, varnished wood to stainless steel and plastic.

Trestle Table Size Seating Tablecloth
6′ x 2’6″ 6
3 each side
70″ x 108″
6′ x 3′ 6 – 8
3 each side + head & foot
70″ x 108″
6′ x 2′ 6
3 each side
70″ x 108″
5′ x 2′ 4 – 6
3 each side
70″ x 108″
4′ x 2’6″ 4
2 each side
54″ x 54″
4′ x 2′ 4
2 each side
54″ x 54″

The amount of seating around a table will depend on the table layout. You can also substitute a 70″ x 108″ tablecloth for two 90″ x 90″ tablecloths. If you are unsure of the amount or sizes of tablecloths required for your table layout, please do speak to us.

Round Table Size Guide

Round banqueting tables are available in all standard sizes but do also offer 7′ foot round, board room and oval tables.

Round Table Size Seating Tablecloth
6′ 10 – 12 130″ Round
5′ 6″ 9 – 11 118″ Round
5′ 8 – 10 108″ Round
4′ 6 – 8 90″ Round
3′ 2 – 4 88″ Round

The table cloths listed are round table cloths, these could be replaced with square traditional 118″ x 118″ and 90″ x 90″ tablecloths.

BE Event hire offer a huge selection of tables and chairs to hire for every occasion. We can supply as little or as much as you need, Midlands based and deliver UK-wide 7 days a week.