For the ultimate boys weekend away, look no further than the cosmopolitan Welsh capital, Cardiff! The perfect place for dynamic clubs and bars, tasty meals to cure the hangover and activities to fuel your competitive side, it’s easy to see why Cardiff is such a hit.
So whether you’re planning a catch up, celebrating a birthday or planning a stag do in Cardiff with style, this vibrant city has got you covered.
Stay in the Exchange Hotel
For an unforgettable lads weekend away, why not feel like true VIPs at the Exchange Hotel Cardiff? Specialising in group accommodation featuring stylish decor and only the best facilities, you can’t go wrong with a stay at this Cardiff Bay hot spot.
Located within the former Coal Exchange building, this is one of the best-loved buildings in Wales, and one of the most influential around the world. The Coal Exchange’s original features have been carefully preserved, with modern twists incorporated throughout.
After a big night out in Cardiff, we suspect you’ll need some TLC! And the good news is that you won’t need to travel far. Simply pay a visit to the Exchange’s very own spa and sink into a state of relaxation.
Drink and Drink Some More at Bierkeller
One of the most exciting nightlife spots in Cardiff, your night out wouldn’t be complete without a visit to Bierkeller. What better way to kick off the night than with their fantastic drinks menu? Featuring an impressive range of draught and bottled beers, it won’t be long until the steins start swinging as you “cheers” to the night ahead!
You can also choose from stein cocktails including the Big Red and Jager & Cherry, the perfect beverages for summer months.
Be Transported at Tiger Tiger
A local favourite, there are few places with a better atmosphere than Tiger Tiger! A go-to destination for delicious drinks and non-stop floor fillers, you can guarantee a night of fun at this top Cardiff club. Take a step back in time as you relive the best of the 90s & early 00s in the graffiti’d Decadia room. You’ll even have the chance to sip away on some old school ingredients with a retro-themed cocktail.
Undoubtedly one of the most unique clubs in Cardiff, the night certainly doesn’t stop with Decadia. It won’t take long for you to discover Tiger Tiger’s dreamy Kanaloa bar, equipped with bamboo & rush themed interiors and fruity cocktails. With its Tiki style, you’ll be transported into an exotic paradise.
Food Glorious Food
Start the Day Right at Stag Coffee
For a hearty breakfast, look no further than Stag Coffee, Cardiff. We can’t think of many better hangover cures than a big breakfast that hits the spot. Stag Coffee pride themselves on serving local, organic and fresh food; their delicious breakfast is sure to leave you feeling recharged and ready for the day.
And if you have a sweet tooth, don’t worry. Stag Coffee also serves a selection of delectable cakes and sweets for you to enjoy.
Tuck Straight In at Got Beef
As though the photo doesn’t speak for itself, Got Beef is a must-do for your list while eating out in Cardiff. A top spot to grab a burger after a busy day, Got Beef Bar & Kitchen features an open kitchen where you can even see your fresh dish being prepared.
Their menu includes the Welsh Black burger, Heisen Burger and Dirty South Burger, with plenty of sides to share with your group (or have to yourself!)
Get Competitive at Go Karting
Activities in Cardiff certainly aren’t limited. There’s an array of active adventures to get involved in with your friends. Bound to bring out your competitive streak, why not push your boys weekend to the limit with a day of go karting in Cardiff?
One of the best ways to spend an afternoon, TeamSport Go Karting is a favourite amongst locals and tourists alike. With a multi-level 500m track, you can expect a thrilling day of adrenaline. And even if you end up at the bottom of the leader board, we can assure you it’s worth it!
Take on the Challenge with Watersports
Are you ready to take on the challenge? If so, we’re sure you won’t forget a day spent at Cardiff International White Water.
Challenge yourself as you descend the rapids and take on the thrills of the white water course. You’ll be coached by the team and provided with specialist equipment to ensure that your experience is as safe as can be…but you may need a pint afterwards!
To get in touch with the Exchange Hotel, please call 029 2000 7526 for a chat with our helpful team.