Outdoor Date Ideas In London

Where better to get to know someone than in the great outdoors? Whether you're keen to soak up some rays in a bustling beer garden, put your sporting skills to the test with mini golf or cosy up by a fire pit with a cocktail in hand, there's no shortage of fun outdoor date ideas in London. So, what are you waiting for? Strap on your shoes, don your weather-appropriate attire and get ready to swoon, alfresco-style. 

Last updated on 16th March 2023

The MAINE Mayfair

Taking your dating alfresco style over at The MAINE Mayfair, a totally gorgeous hangout in Central London. Its pretty outdoor terrace is as pretty as a picture, with a striped cover, lush plants and atmospheric fairy lights, and is ideal for munching on New England-inspired grub.

Bubba Oasis

Trying to find somewhere romantic? Bubba Oasis provides all kinds of music for you and your date as you can sway to live performances or listen to RnB classics at their party events. Either way, it'll make for the perfect evening out.  


Offering quirky miniature golf courses all over the capital, from London Fields to The Horniman Museum and Gardens, the gang at Plonk know a thing or two about alfresco date ideas. Putt your way through 11 colourful holes, with tickets starting at just £6.


The ultimate venue for an outdoor date idea in London, Skylight is the creme de la creme of things to do sky-high in the city. From igloos in the winter through to croquet in the summer, enjoy a dose of vitamin D and cocktails alike.

London Craft Cruises

Searching for a more unique date idea? The London Craft Beer Cruise events are offering the best views of the Thames, alongside delicious booze. You'll learn from the city's top sommeliers, while drinking cider and eating pork pies.

Urban Missions

A quirky date idea for couples that love getting their adrenaline racing, Urban Missions is challenging you and your sweetheart to take on a heart-pumping adventure. Simply crack codes against the clock, track down clues, follow signals and stop a critical threat. 

Golf Kingdom Chadwell Heath

Fun things to do for couples outdoors in London don't get much better than Golf Kingdom Chadwell Heath, which offers both the UK's largest adventure golf course and FootGolf to boot. Expect to navigate around a huge lake, an eight-metre waterfall, a giant whale and more.