WHY: reasons to be cheerful, preparing for a Newcastle stag do
It's a belter. A weekend on the razz in Newcastle is as good as anywhere you're likely to go, in fact it's likely to be one of the best destinations you get to over an all too short stag career. The people are fantastic, the city is genuinely buzzing with a good time vibe, the venues are numerous and top notch and there's more than enough action in the local surrounds to make certain you've got some big time action to complement a couple of the best nights you'll ever experience. We could go on but expect you've got the picture. Newcastle's pretty darn awesome and for a stag do well it's up there with the absolute best. Good choice!
WHEN: The best of times - when to visit for the Newcastle stag do
Despite hardy Geordies often going shirtless to watch their beloved United, and some of the ladies determinedly dressed for the tropics whatever the season, it can get chilly in winter. Not enough to put you off and it certainly doesn't dampen the partying spirits but late November until late January it does play a part, outside of that brief window it's awesome with a capital A. With some of the most loyal fans on the planet, the football season's big news and it can get busy when the mighty "Toon" are at home, especially for a local derby.
HOW: Getting to Newcastle for the weekend
As one of the biggest cities in the UK, Newcastle is dead easy to access either by car, coach, train or even plane. However, it can get pretty busy during rush hour, so always allow plenty of time to get across to your booked activities.
WHERE: On location, hanging out & bedding down
Take a trip down to the city’s cool quayside area, which is packed full of a wide variety of bars and pubs, or head to trendy Ouseburn or Jesmond for fancier bars, cafes and hotel restaurants. We have a great selection of 2, 3 and 4 star hotels available in Newcastle, right in the middle of the action, as well as roomy, well located apartments.
ACTION STATIONS: Newcastle stag weekend sports and activities
It's not just the nightlife that's impressive in Newcastle, our stag do activities aren't too shabby either. The North East is blessed with some of the best Newcastle activities in the country. In this city, we offer a wide variety of sporty, extreme testosterone flowing and active options, such as our incredible outdoor karting, clay pigeon shooting and fantastic woodland paintball, as well as more relaxed ideas, such as cocktail mixing sessions, fishing or a river cruise. Or if you fancy something a little unusual such as gladiator duel, sumo wrestling and human table football you’ll find it all in Newcastle! It doesn’t just have to be all about clubbing and pub action – Speak to our Newcastle event manager if you'd like recommendations on combining certain activities!
ON THE MONEY: Newcastle cash
It's not expensive, but that's not to say you won't spend a few quid - you'll be having the time of your life! The key preparation costs should be well within reach. Nothing's too costly on its own, but accommodation prices can ratchet up as dates get busier and occupancy rises. Newcastle is certainly one of the stag and hen capitals of the UK but it's also a massively popular city break destination. We've been delivering stags here for over a decade so we know what works. We build bespoke weekends for a lot of groups, but we also have a selection of proven ready made packages starting at £99 and going through to £239 per person. However if you're looking for a steer for a decent Newcastle stag do budget, if you aim in the region of £165-175 per head, you'll be well catered for.
WHAT TO DO NEXT:
If you’re interested in holding your stag do in Newcastle, have a browse of our website and the kind of packages available and send us a stag weekend brief. Our friendly staff will get back to you promptly with a variety of Newcastle stag weekend package ideas to fit your budget and individual requirements.
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