A Guide to Stag Do & Activity Ideas in Cardiff
With easy access to the Welsh mountains, rivers and coastline activities, Cardiff is now a perfect place for groups looking for adventure activities for your stag weekend or hen weekend combined with great nightlife.
Cardiff is now a truly international city offering a huge choice of pubs, bars, clubs and restaurants for everyone. At the heart of the city is our amazing Principality stadium, home of the Wales Rugby Team, as well as hosting some of the world greatest sporting and musical events. in addition, the evening atmosphere is overlooked by the imposing medieval Cardiff Castle. Cardiff City Football ground is also just a few minutes away, home of infamous Cardiff Bluebirds!
Stag Do Ideas in Cardiff
A typical stag do idea with Adventures Wales would be, arriving on a Friday evening at your city centre hotel gives your group a great chance to meet up with old and new friends for food and drinks and perhaps a nightclub for the night owls. Saturday morning you’ll come to Adventures Wales activity centre for a day of adventures, perhaps our Gorge Scrambling day, trying your hand at Surfing the tubes at our local beach. You may also want to try our new speed-ball paintball arena where you may be brave enough to try the classic Stag Run! After an exciting day you’ll go back to your Cardiff hotel where the big night begins!
Cardiff Night Life Guide
It’s in the evenings that the city comes alive and is now world renowned as a stag friendly city. St. Mary’s Street, Greyfriars Road, Mill Lane and Cardiff Bay area are perhaps the most popular areas with vibrant night life. A great place to start your Stag Do, St. Mary’s Street, offers the newly developed Brewery Quarter with an excellent variety of bars and restaurants. As a great stag do idea you’ll find favourite stag and hen party favourites like the classic O’Neill’s, or The Yard located in the old brewery quarter and the infamous Prince of Wales pub in this area. For both stag and hen groups, the friendly Coyote Ugly Saloon offers Cardiff’s longest bar or the newly opened Dirty Martini Bar offers cocktails and food.
The Cardiff Bay Area – A great Place to start your Stag Weekend
Cardiff Bay is an excellent place to start the night, especially if you plan to eat out in the evening before heading into Cardiff centre. There is a variety of restaurant bars catering for every possible taste, the liveliest (and stag friendly places) being; The Dock overlooking the bay, Salt Bar and Restaurant for outside drinks or for a night of comedy, try Glee Comedy Club.
Ideas for Nightclubs
We have some great stag do ideas for your Cardiff stag weekend such as PRYZM that includes 5 themed bars, plus live music and comedy. The street also hosts the exclusive Tiger Tiger (be sure to book ahead). Cardiff nightclubs offers all night dancing, while Yates bar, nearby Revolucion De Cuba, and Live Lounge offer late night entertainment in a central location.
Gorge Walking in the Brecon Beacons
Surfing Lessons at Porthcawl’s famous Rest Bay beach
Coasteering at a blue flag beach in Gower
Paint-balling here at our speed ball arena
Quad Biking on our purpose built off road racetrack