Belfast Stag Do Guide

When it comes to UK stag do locations, a stag do Belfast is up there with the very best. The tough times have been put in the past and the city is back with a cool new image. The buzzing Cathedral Quarter in the heart of Belfast is home to some of Ireland’s best bars and Belfast nightclubs. Old and new certainly sit side by side as a Belfast stag do is now as popular as pints of Harp Larger themselves. 

What a Belfast Stag do can offer you:

- Many bars and belfast nightclubs
- Casino
- Horse racing
- Live hockey competitions
- Activity centres
- Water sports
- Shopping centres
- Mixture of restaurants
- Boat tours
- Bus tours
- Cinemas
- Museums
- Classes - cocktail making, dance, beer tasting, etc.
- Zoo
- Ice skating
- Arena 

Belfast Stag Do Activities


For the mens that enjoy the finer things in life, a spa retreat at the
Culloden Estate and Spa will certainly not disappoint! With plenty of spa treatments to choose from as well as full use of the refreshing spa facilities, all the gents are guaranteed to feel totally rejuvenated before the big night out and the remainder of the Belfast stag weekend! Alternatively, if your men are searching for a more exciting day out, a trip to Ulster Rugby is sure to appeal! As you and your best mates watch the Ulster boys in action as well as an vibrant atmosphere, there is no better way to mark the occasion! 

You may not be planning to do shopping on the belfast stag do, but rest assured even a pure ‘lads-lad’ would be tempted to do so. The architectural masterpiece, Victoria Square shopping centre has a range of cool menswear stores. You can choose from stores such as Urban Outfitters, Tommy Hilfiger and Firetrap while for the high end shopper there is premium fashion brands such as Hugo Boss and Armani Jeans.

Stag Night Belfast


Belfast Nightllife is epic! Kick off the stag night with drinks and stag dares in the quirky Queens quarter before making your way along Belfast’s Golden Mile which stretches from Shaftesbury Square, down the Dublin Road to Great Victoria Street. It’s about one mile long and you’ll get to see 80% of Belfast nightclubs, bars and cafes.

If wanting to hit some upmarket bars and bust grooves on the floors of luxury nightclubs head to the trendy Cathedral Quarter, Belfast. If you’ve cash to splash there’s champagne and VIP bars around this area also. Should you enjoy a good pint of Guinness give the Crown Liqiour Saloon, a try! For something different what about a thrilling ice hockey match supporting the Belfast Giants in the Odyssey Arena? Now there’s a cool bachelor...sorry stag do idea! Then there’s the world-class concerts in other popular venues such as the Waterfront Hall, Lyric Theatre and Grand Opera House.

The eating out options for stag parties visiting Belfast is endless. There’s every type of ethnic cuisine you can think of from Japanese to Spanish, Thai to Argentinian, alongside traditional Northern Ireland dishes such as Beef and Guinness Pie! For a tasty meal before the big night out head to
The Four Winds where the men certainly won't be stuck for choice with a tempting range of both traditional and oriental dishes as well as a top class drinks menu! Or perhaps, for the men that are looking to go all out, The Four Winds also offers a cocktail masterclass where you and the men can shake and make a cocktail of your choice! Be sure to check it out!

Belfast Stag Do Accommodation


Stylish accommodation plays a huge role in the success of a stag weekend so be sure to check out Belfast who offer everything you could possibly need! For a luxurious 5 star weekend stay, the
Culloden Estate and Spa is sure to tick all the boxes with lavish guest rooms, top class spa facilties as well as a superb restaurant for the men to try out! Alternatively, for a stylish hotel a little closer to the city, you definitely cannot go wrong with Malmaison Belfast! With The MALBAR and Brasserie as well as A-list suites all under the one roof, you and your men won't want the celebrations to end!

Belfast is also jam packed with self-catering options for the larger stag groups! With many being situated within the city centre offering a fully equipped kitchen, spacious lounge area, contemporary rooms and free Wi-Fi, this gives the stags the ultimate opportunity to chill for the weekend as they spend quality time with each other, what's not to like? For first class accommodation to mark the stag celebrations, Belfast offers a real second to none experience!

Belfast Stag Do Ideas


Belfast is a compact city with most Belfast stag do ideas reachable on foot. Black Taxis Tours are widely available and a great way to see the city from a locals perspective particularly the political tour of West Belfast murals! Self-guided and prearranged tours can also be taken around the historical pubs such as the Crown, museums such as Ulster Folk and Transport Museum or exhibitions in places like Queens University. Those that want to take in the city the easy way can hop on an open top bus tour. Tickets can be bought at the Belfast Welcome Centre on Donegal Place.

Belfast is certainly a city steeped in it’s own history. The newest stag attraction to the line up and costing a whooping £97 million is Titanic Belfast situated on the slipways where the RMS Titanic was famously constructed and launched in May 1911. A stag do can take the fascinating and interactive tour which lasts on average two hours, reliving the entire Titanic story from birth to voyage. For a really random day out, take a trip to Belfast Zoo with it’s staggering 160 species. With so much to see and do, is it any wonder Belfast is one of the most popular cities in the UK for a Belfast stag do.

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