Cardiff Stag Do Guide

Head to the Welsh capital for your stag do! Cardiff is quite a modern city and only came the capital of Wales in 1955. Your lads may be interested to know that many sporting institutions are based in Cardiff and it has the Millennium stadium which is one of the biggest stadia in the UK. Cardiff is becoming increasingly popular with both hen and stag weekends as it as growing nightlife scene. 

Stag Do Accommodation

Cardiff Stag Do Hotels

Your lads won’t be restricted to just a few hotels as Cardiff has became a popular tourist destination in the last 10 years and because of that there are many Cardiff stag do hotels from boutique hotels in the city centre to larger hotels located out from the centre centre but still close to where the action is!

Self Catered Accommodation

Cardiff also supplies a great range self catered accommodation which includes apartments that are very well finished off and would get a Cardiff stag do off on the right foot! Also some of these apartments are in great locations and have a superb view of the city. Generally in self catered accommodation you will find a fully equipped kitchen, a lounge area and nice bedrooms.

Cardiff Stag Do Activities

Quad Biking

Get down and dirty with Quad biking on a Cardiff stag do! It is provided at an outdoor activity centre outside the city. Drive 250cc semi automatic quad bikes over a 360 acre farm where your lads will encounter dense woodland areas, hills and bumpy tracks! This is a very manly activity that your lads should love.


As Cardiff was built on the coast it makes water activities very accessible such as power boating, wind surfing and sailing. Power boating is simply the act of driving a boat at a significantly high speed! Your lads will enjoy getting on the water and making some waves with this powerful machine. Also available in Cardiff is the adrenaline pumping activity of white water rafting as well as river boarding, canoeing, kayaking and hot dogging.

Go Karting

The popular activity of karting is available for a Cardiff stag do. If you don’t want to stray away from the city then the indoor karting track in Cardiff is ideal for you. This venue has quite a unique layout and boasts good facilities such as a bar, food and drink facilities, changing rooms and a spectator area. If you want outdoor karting it is possible but you will have to travel a bit!

Cardiff Nightlife

Eating Out

Cardiff certainly does not fall short when it comes to eating out options! It boasts many different types of restaurants as well as bars and pubs that also provide simple but tasty food. If you want to keep to traditional British food then you wont be disappointed as there are plenty eateries that will serve up familiar dishes. If you want a more international experience then bring your Cardiff stag do to either an Indian, Mexican, Portuguese, Thai, French or Italian restaurant.

Pubs and Bars

There are many pubs and bars ideal for a Cardiff stag do. One bar in particular is very quirky as it is completely outside with canopies to keep the elements away! Although outside has plenty of seating with very unique decor. They also supply street food such as gourmet hotdogs and pizza. Cardiff also have modern and stylish bars that serve up cocktails in a vibrant setting. If your lads like sport you can spend an evening or atlas part of one in a sports bar where you can enjoy drinks whilst watching live sport or just catching up on the days action!

Stag Do Nightclubs

Like most lads on a Cardiff stag do, you will want to finish the night on a high in one of the great nightclubs of Cardiff. One club in Cardiff specialises in live music therefore being a great spot for a music loving stag weekend! If your lads like to through some shapes then head to Cardiff’s premier nightlife venue which has great lighting, stylish bars and a colourful dance floor!

Things to do in Cardiff

The famous BBC TV series Doctor Who is filmed in Cardiff so if your lads where fans of Doctor Who as a child then go to the Doctor Who experience day which included things like the Tardis tour.

Another attraction in Cardiff is the Millennium stadium which hosts many sporting events as well as well as putting on a tours of this great sporting arena. Cardiff is full of great landmarks that your lads should visit such as Cardiff Castle, Llandaff Cathedral, Castell Coch and Cardiff Bay which as has fine restaurants, shops, bars and hotels.