Your stag do is a crucial part of saying goodbye to your single life, so it’s crucial that you do it properly! While a night out in your local town used to be the standard, a short trip to Amsterdam or Benidorm is now a much more appealing option, with bargain prices and free stag places on offer from package holiday companies. Freedom are the go-to party planners for stag weekends, offering over 20 years of experience and a range of hotels and activities in the UK and abroad to ensure your stag do is a memorable one.
Where Should You Book a Stag Weekend?
The first important question to ask when you’re booking a stag weekend is, should you stay at home or go abroad? A UK stag break means you don’t have to worry about anyone forgetting their passport and there’s no waiting around at an airport, but going abroad gives you a complete change of scene and lets you take a break from life back home.
Whatever kind of break you’re looking for, the stag experts at Freedom can help you plan a weekend to remember. They can arrange tailor-made itineraries as well as packages, and you can book your whole trip with a deposit of just £50.
How to Book a Cheap Stag Holiday
Plan in advance: It’s always stressful organising a holiday for a large group of people, so don’t make it any harder than it has to be. Set a date way in advance and get everything booked – if anyone drops out later Freedom allow you to reduce your group size up to 6 weeks before the day. Once you've booked, each guest can pay individually as late as 6 weeks prior to departure.
Book as a group: Freedom make it easy to coordinate group bookings with an online system that allows you to manage your hotel, activity bookings and payments all in one place. Don’t worry if you want to keep something a surprise for the stag – you have the option to ‘hide’ selected events from the itinerary so he’ll never see it coming!
Don’t pay for hold luggage: If you’re going abroad, your cabin luggage allowance with your flight should be more than enough to pack clothes and toiletries for a quick weekend away. If you pay for a suitcase it could add a lot onto your holiday cost, especially with a cheap airline, and you just don’t need it.
Popular Stag Weekend Destinations
When planning a stag holiday, city breaks that specialise in good, cheap beer and all-night clubs are the go-to choice of destination. Prague and Amsterdam are the longstanding favourites, but German cities like Berlin and are also popular, and the cheaper Eastern European cities like Krakow, Budapest and Riga are also gaining popularity.
Of course you and your mates might prefer a week by the beach, where you can recover from the previous night’s drinking on a sunbed rather than in a darkened hotel room. Consider somewhere cheap and cheerful like Benidorm, Valencia or Magaluf for a break in the sun with a great nightlife. Wherever you choose to spend your stag weekend, Freedom can help you plan the trip of a lifetime!