Quirky Gift Experiences And Vouchers In London

London is a pretty interesting city, but you don't need us to tell you that. From fun activities to immersive adventures, world-famous cocktail bars to themed boozy brunches, there's plenty of unique goings-on that simply must be shared. Whether you're buying for a friend, family member or colleague, go the extra mile and give them something they won't forget with our guide to quirky gift experiences in London.

Last updated on 24th January 2023

Voted one of the greatest cocktail bars in the world, Purl is now spilling its secrets with a series of exclusive masterclasses. The ideal gift for any lover of all things boozy, this voucher includes a three cocktail lesson for two as well as gourmet nibbles.

Classes are at 16:00 Mon - Thurs or 15:00 on Fri & Sat. Valid for 12 months & excludes Dec.
  • £100

Fancy giving the gift of an unusual cocktail making experience? ABQ will teach your mate how to use molecular techniques to build the ultimate cocktail, all while donning hazmats and working with acid-like chemicals, there's even a pizzeria to hit up afterwards 

  • £38

If you're looking to gift someone a quirky experience, Forbiddendog's kinky life-drawing events are not to be missed. They are held at a private member's club in East London in a variety of sumptuously decorated rooms, plus all the materials are included. Expect provocative interaction, indulgent treats and lovely music.

  • £15

Are you buying for a West End musical fan? Then this is the essential boozy brunch gift experience. Expect five whole hours of non-stop musical theatre hits, performances from some of the industry's biggest stars alongside a two-course brunch and bottomless drinks. 

  • £69.95

A sleek speakeasy in Soho, Opium is a quirky gift experience for those who love a secret bar. Treat someone to dinner and drinks here, and they'll be able to stuff their chops with delicious dim sum, washed down with illicit sips in vintage-inspired surroundings.

Voucher can be redeemed against all food & drinks at Opium. Cannot be exchanged for cash.
  • £25 - £150
  • Expires in 10 months

Gift a quirky immersive adventure that combines escape room thrills with modern technology for an unrivalled experience. This voucher will allow entry for a group of four to take part in one of AIM Escape's four adrenaline-pumping spaces. 

All bookings must be made in advance and the voucher will be valid for 6 months.
  • £120

One of the quirkiest gift experiences in London, this voucher to The Candlelight Club will have your mate doing the Charleston in an amazing speakeasy-style setting. Let them go back to the 1920s with handcrafted tipples, delicious dinners and live cabaret all on the agenda for the night.

  • Multiple use
  • £27.5 - £160

How about an immersive experience inspired by the Bletchley codebreakers? Using WW2 Enigma machines and Sherlock's deduction principals, guests at The Bletchley create cocktails that are tailored to their taste buds in a unique immersive setting.

  • £38

London Craft Beer Cruise

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Treat someone special to one of The London Craft Beer Cruise's unique experiences. They'll take you down the River Thames to soak up the glorious sights of the capital, all the while serving up craft beers, gorgeous gins and delicious ciders. Oh, yes.

This quirky gift voucher combines ping pong, delicious bites to eat and unique cocktails for one incredible night out on London. Redeemable at any of Bounce's outposts across the city, this is sure to be a brilliant treat for birthdays, anniversaries or special occasions. 

Must be redeemed in respect of a single visit. One voucher redeemed per booking.
  • £25 - £100

Grab yourself a ball and a putter, as this high-tech mini golf experience is waiting for you across London. Whether you gift this voucher to a friend, colleague or family member, it can be used to play a game, or buy food and drinks at the venue.

  • £35 - £65

If you want to gift someone special with a one-of-a-kind experience in London, and a voucher to The Magic Hour. They'll be in awe of the close-up performances such as sleight of hand, misdirection and mind-reading, all within the wood-panelled room at Sheraton Grand Park Lane.

Attendance must be pre-booked
  • £50 - £100

Nothing gets quirker than Ballie Ballerson in Soho and Shoreditch. This nostalgic, big kids' playground has a huge ball pit, where you'll be able to throw some shapes and play around. And to top it off? You can also use this voucher on the epic selection of cocktails. 

This voucher is redeemable for Ballie Ballerson tickets only.
  • Multiple use
  • £4.5 - £500

  Alcotraz: Cell Block Two-One-Two

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@ Alcotraz Penitentiary: London on Various dates from Sunday 5th February 2023

When it comes to quirky gifts, there's nothing quite like an experience. Ditch the unwanted socks and boring cards for something of the immersive variety. At Alcotraz, prisoners will don orange jumpsuits and head to the cells for bespoke cocktails as they avoid the warden.

Searching for something a little quirky? Then be sure to treat that special someone to a Funicular Productions Show Voucher. This gift will include a luxury immersive dining experience onboard a stunning carriage, in their cool Shoreditch location.

Vouchers are non refundable after purchase.
  • £70
  • Expires in 11 months

If you're buying for a chocolate lover? The Chocolate Cocktail Club is a top quirky gift experience. The menu of signature mixes includes white chocolate, salted caramel and chocolate espresso, choccy G&Ts and chocolate shots served in edible glasses. 

  • £40
  • Expires in 1 year

This quirky gift experience will see your loved one sweating it out to a soundtrack of disco hits. Taking place in gorgeous studios all over London, House of VOGA's classes are a mixture of traditional yoga and 80s-style vogueing.

This voucher entitles you to the value stated to spend on House of VOGA classes bookable on DMN.
  • Multiple use
  • £15 - £100
  • Expires in 5 days