Fun filled weekenders are rife in London. On the weekend, the city streets are filled to the brim with day trippers and weekend warriors, all looking to the capital of the UK for an exciting city break. London is the perfect place to visit with mates, and with great group deals on hotels such as the Barbican Rooms by Montcalm, you’ll no doubt be spoilt for choice on both luxury and fun. With so much fun to be had in the city, it can be difficult to choose from all the games, outings and adventures, but if you’re planning a social get together and are in need of a quick book activity, then this blog offers up just some of the many opportunities available to you in London. Whether you’re into gaming, art or sports, London is as eclectic and diverse as an old school friend’s stag do.
Franks Bar in Peckham
One of the trendiest bars in East London, Frank’s bar is located on the rooftop of a car park in Peckham, giving gorgeous views over the city and some of the best cocktails in the South East. you’ll truly be living the high life, this bar recommended and frequented by a wide range of celebrities, including John Boyega.
There are countless escape room experiences in London. Whether you’re looking for an afternoon out from your hotel or engaging in a work date, Escape Rooms such as AIM Escape Rooms and Enigma Escape give you the chance to explore a wide range of situations and environments. You’ll definitely get to know your friends better after this, many of these games working on a countdown which puts teamwork first, under high intensity situations.
The bar come ping pong experience, Bounce has several locations across the city, including Bounce in Shoreditch and Farringdon. If you are looking for some all round fun with your friends, then sample the craft beers on tap at Bounce, alongside refereed ping pong games and competitions.
A close cousin of Bounce, Flight Club is a bar come darts club, giving you and your friends a wide range of games to choose from, all while being served some of the best cocktails and craft beers in the city. This unique experience is perfect for parties and work dos, a lively atmosphere, elevated by the wide range of darts games available to play at the click of a button.
Give your friends affright on the South Bank with this exploration of London’s grisly history. With live actors touring you through space, you’ll experience Jack the Ripper, the Black Plague and many other Londoner horrors lurking beneath the surface.
DNA VR is one of the most unique experiences in London. Taking gaming to visceral new levels, the DNA virtual reality repertoire offers up corporate bookings, single-player and multiplayer experience. Experience video games which take you to magical lands, to space and even to the boxing ring, the range on offer are eclectic enough so that every taste will find something to enjoy.
Roll on up to Roller Nation, one of the most boutique roller disco experiences in the city. Based in the Palmers Green area of North London, this glitzy roller disco dishes out the tunes and gives you the wheels to groove to it. Great for birthdays and social events with a twist.