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Q: Is Shisha Harmful?
Technically speaking yes, although only negligibly. The water takes away approximately 90% of the harmful chemicals (excluding THC), and so a pipe contains merely 0.5% nicotine and 0% tar. Also, if its not inhaled, there is no danger of lung cancer. We have herbal and tobacco molasses and tobacco is only supplied by request.
If you use our electronic shisha, then no.

Q: How long should each bowl last?
The average bowl with two to three smokers should last anywhere from 45 min.
to 1 hr. Make sure you keep it lit by having red hot charcoal burning at all times.
If you are using our electronic shisha then it will last for 5 hours.

Q: I don't have a credit card, can I still order from your site?
We offer other payment options such as cash, cheque or money order by mail or on the night of the event for your convenience.

Q: Do you hire outside of the United Kingdom?
We have in the past hired shisha pipes in Spain, however we request that you contact us with your exact hire requirements and we will reply to you with a quote and instructions on how to make payment. Alternatively you can contact us using the telephone number at the top of our web pages.

Q: How many pipes do you hire?
As many as you want, we recommend 5 shisha pipes per assistant, so if you require 10 pipes then this will be with 2 assistants to prepare and serve the pipes.

Q: What is the amount of time you stay at the event?
This is up to you, we normally stay for 5 hours but have also been to events lasting 10 hours a day for 3 days like Knebworth.

Q: Can you supply the marquee as well as the cushions?
Yes we can, we use a sub contractor for the supply and can organise this if required.

Q: How well dressed is the assistant?
The assistant is well dressed and if requested can also wear the arabic style dress for serving.

Q: Can we have the hire inside?
If it's the original shisha and a private hire and everyone is happy for this then yes, otherwise the law states that 3 sides of a building or tent must be open at all times.
If its the electronic shisha, then yes.

Q: I can't see my package price to hire?
Ring us using the number at the top of the page and I can give you a price depending on where the party is.

Q: Do you have insurance?
Unfortunately there is no company that will insure for hire / smoking shisha pipes. We have risk assessments, method statements and competence statement which is adequate.
Insurance for the electronic shisha pipes.

Shisha hire is a dedicated web site owned by our company for hiring shisha pipes with safe and controlled environments.

Shisha Pipe UK has been planning and organizing parties in the UK for many years, from small parties to corporate events, we have contacts across the UK to bring you great venues and entertainment.

Included in the shisha hire price are unlimited mouth tips, tobacco or non tobacco flavours, all wind covers and cover for any damage to the shisha pipes. If you have ordered the original shisha then you will also receive unlimited charcoal and assorted tobacco / herbal (Non tobacco) flavours.

Your Shisha Pipe assistant will prepare, serve, advise and keep a watchful eye on all the shisha pipes so that you are free to enjoy your party.

To see a lot more shisha party videos please go to http://www.youtube.com/shishapipeuk/