Things To Do For Couples In The UK
On the hunt for romantic activities to do with your boo? Looking to upgrade your staycation experience? There's tonnes of events that're sure to do the trick, with everything from woodland supper clubs and immersive evenings to open-air cinemas and cocktail festivals. See for yourself with our guide on things to do for couples in the UK.
Searching for quirky date ideas? Smoky Boys is one of the best places for couples in West Drayton. Treat yourselves to a night of live music, DJ nights and shisha on the terrace, all perfectly paired with a tasty combo of BBQ bites and handcrafted cocktails.
On the hunt for fun date night activities in Oxfordshire? Then head on over to The Bull on Bell Street to enjoy a live distillation, courtesy of Salcombe Gin Distillery. Find out how their award-winning mother's ruin is created, as well as taste it for yourself.
Hold on to your trucker hats (which come free, by the way), as Wing Fest is taking its fantastic food festival to locations across the nation. Head on over for delicious chicken, cracking tunes, beer and bourbon, as well as cooking demos, eating competitions and fairground games.
Grab your beau, as there are plenty of fun events going on at Ashridge House this summer. Located in stunning Hertfordshire, this much-loved spot will be home to fantastic car shows, open air cinemas and picnics. You won't want to miss out on these.
If you're fans of all things cider then Thatchers have just the thing. A fun activity for couples, this guided tour of the company's Myrtle Farm will see you sipping on some tasty pints, hearing fun tales and learning more about the steps required.
Book yourself a private oche at Cheltenham's Flight Club, where you can challenge your other half to plenty of games on the high-tech dart boards. Better yet, with a mouthwatering menu of sharing platters, pizza paddles, small plates and showstopping slushie cocktails in store too, you pair are in for a treat.
For something a little more lively for your next baecation, check out Mahiki, a tropical paradise right along the shores of the Henley Royal Regatta. Your evenings come complete with cocktails, scrumptious food and a little late-night dancing with your other half.
If you're a couple of foodies, then the Social Eats Food & Music Festival makes the perfect date. Taking place at venues across the West Midlands, they're offering up the opportunity to dive into indulgent street food, handcrafted cocktails and a lineup of live music from local artists.
Taking place at The Quarter at Potbank, Factory Floor are hosting a slew of banging events. If a cheeseboard making course doesn't tickle your fancy, then perhaps it'll be their speed dating happenings or salsa dancing classes.
Let out your inner big kid at Ballie Ballerson's iconic Shoreditch bar and ball pits. Toast over fruity cocktails before taking to the giant colourful playground and bobbing around to pop tunes until the early hours.
One of the prettiest places to go as a couple in South London, The Stables Café is a charming escape from city life in Twickenham. A part of the stunning Orleans House, this spot serves classic British dishes with the finest quality ingredients from local producers.
Need an outside date idea? Impress your other half with funny versions of classic plays such as The Taming of The Shrew and The Comedy of Errors. Kick back in a bustling beer garden in London and get ready for a pretty hilarious lineup of actors.
Taking place alongside the Henley Royal Regatta course, Lore on the Lam are giving you and your sweetie something scenic. Enjoy gorgeous views of the city while sipping on Gritichie beer, cocktails and food whipped up by head chef Ali Borer.
A fail-safe option when looking for things to do for couples in the UK, Flight Club's weekend Brunch Social will see you and your beau slinging darts, sipping on bottomless bubbles and chowing down on paddles of pizza.
Couples will love this quirky pub with a gorgeous beer garden in Bingley, near Bradford. Cosy up at the bar with craft beer, cocktails and hand-stretched pizzas; or give into that competitive side and challenge each other to some games of shuffleboard or pool.
From the brewery experience days and masterclasses to whisky and beer pairings, Brewhouse & Kitchen in Worthing has plenty to offer up to couples. Better yet, this converted Alpine building is boasting some pretty gorgeous interiors, with a conservatory for dining and plenty of rooms to stay the night in.
Whether you're looking to tuck into some American-inspired eats while watching the sport together, or a top-notch bottomless brunch with unlimited bevvies, then be sure to head to Ballin' in Maidstone. Boasting a large space, games room, and club, this is perfect for all occasions.
Spruce up date night or that special anniversary with The Murdér Express Part Deux -Jewel Of The Empire at London's Pedley Street Station. Not only will you need to solve a case but you'll also be chowing down on Masterchef The Professionals' finalist Louisa Ellis' four-course feast.
TeamSport Basildon is undoubtedly one of best experiences for couples in England. The indoor go karting activity has venues all over, including Newcastle and Birmingham, and will have you racing around over an entertaining afternoon - after all, who doesn't love a bit of friendly competition?
Fancy treating your beau to an immersive dining experience? Whether it's for that special occasion or you're just feeling extra, be sure to check out The Queen of the Ocean event at the Southampton Harbour Hotel for a four-course Titanic-inspired meal.
The Big Birmingham Bake is bringing all the fun of competitive baking to Floodgate Street, complete with an actual marquee and fellow contenders. Over 90 minutes you'll work as a team to mix, cook and ice your masterpiece in a bid to gain glory.
Need a date idea? Honest Grapes are hosting a private Wiston Estate tasting, where your guide Kirsty Goring will give you and your sweetheart a tour of the vineyards before sampling some vino. In addition, you'll get a wine-paired lunch from restaurant CHALK.
Step off the bustling streets of London into the Wild West with Moonshine Saloon's immersive cocktail experience. Expect shady characters, potent concoctions and cowboy hats aplenty in this theatrical adventure that's sure to leave a lasting impression.
Nestled in the capital of the West Country, Bristol & Bath Rum Distillery are giving you and your other half the chance to make your own bespoke spirits at their Rum Making Experience. Using a number of botanicals, you'll create, package and personalise your own bottle.
Angels Share knows how to deliver when it comes to creating memorable experiences for couples. Situated within Edinburgh's Old Town, the boutique hotel, bar and restaurant celebrates all things Scottish, from their impressive stock of premium whiskies to their contemporary menu created using locally-sourced produce.
If you're looking for fun things to do as a couple, let this be your first port of call. Game of Stones Treasure Hunts take place across the UK, getting you outdoors and scouring the streets for clues and riddles while taking a few wacky snaps along the way.
Whether you fancy yourself as the next Tiger Woods or just want to beat your other half at your favourite sport, Big Shots Golf in Harrow is the place to be. Tee off on their American driving range complete with high-speed games, before heading to the restaurant for plenty of tasty grub.