Transform Your Outdoor Hospitality Venue with the Butterfly Awning: Add a Touch of Magic to Your Space

June 26, 2024

In the vibrant world of UK hospitality, creating inviting outdoor spaces can significantly enhance guest experiences and elevate your venue’s revenue potential. Introducing the Butterfly Awning from AEL Outdoor Solutions—an innovative solution designed to transform your pub, restaurant, bar, cafe, or hotel terrace into a comfortable and stylish oasis.

1. Maximise on Outdoor Comfort

Offer your customers a shaded retreat where they can dine, socialise, or relax without worrying about harsh sunlight or sudden rain showers. The Butterfly Awning covers an expansive area, providing up to 144 square meters of shade. This ample coverage ensures your outdoor seating areas remain comfortable and usable throughout the day, from morning brunch to evening cocktails.

2. Flexible Design for Every Space

Whether you operate a cosy street-side cafe or a spacious hotel terrace, the Butterfly Awning caters to diverse spatial requirements. With widths ranging from 210 cm to 800cm and projections from 280cm to 700 cm, customise the awning to fit perfectly into your venue’s layout. Its free-standing design means it can be installed without obstructing views or limiting seating arrangements, maximizing the use of your outdoor area.

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3. Upgrade your Guests Experience

Guests appreciate amenities that prioritize their comfort and enjoyment. The Butterfly Awning not only provides shade but also offers independent shade adjustment on both sides. This feature allows you to cater to different seating configurations or adjust for varying sun angles throughout the day, ensuring an optimal dining or lounging experience for every guest.

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4. Versatility and Durability

Built with versatility in mind, the awning offers multiple fixing options—choose between concrete sockets or recessed floor sleeves to suit your venue’s specific needs and environment. Its robust construction ensures stability and durability, making it a reliable investment that withstands outdoor elements year-round.

Bell & Dragon, Red Lion Hotel, Aylesbury Butterfly Awning

5. Boost Revenue Potential

Expanding your outdoor seating capacity with the Butterfly Awning can directly impact revenue. More comfortable outdoor spaces attract more guests, increase table turnover rates, and create opportunities for hosting larger events or gatherings. By extending the usability of your outdoor area, capitalize on seasonal fluctuations and offer a unique dining or social experience that sets your venue apart.


Incorporating the Butterfly Awning from AEL Outdoor Solutions into your UK hospitality venue is more than just adding shade—it’s about enhancing the overall guest experience and maximizing revenue potential. Whether you operate a bustling city cafe, a trendy rooftop bar, or an elegant hotel terrace, this awning enhances the appeal and functionality of your outdoor space. Its versatility, stylish design, and practical features make it a valuable addition that aligns with your commitment to providing exceptional service and ambiance.

Transform your outdoor hospitality space today with the Butterfly Awning from AEL Outdoor Solutions and create memorable experiences that keep guests coming back for more. Embrace the power of outdoor comfort and style to differentiate your venue and drive success in the competitive UK hospitality industry.

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