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8 alternative stag weekends in Europe

With so many fantastic European destinations to choose from for a fun weekend getaway, how can you be sure that your weekend will be one to remember?

We’ve compiled a list of our 8 favourite alternative European stag weekend destinations, which will undoubtedly give you some inspiration.

We refer to them as ‘alternative’ because they are all destinations that you may not necessarily associate with with night life and entertainment but we think they’re well worth checking out.

Zurich

Zurich stag weekend ideasSwitzerland’s party capital has a lot to offer excitable stag parties and a weekend there will definitely be one to remember. A plethora of bars and clubs await you in Zurich and the only thing you’ll need to worry about is navigating the cobbled streets at the end of your long night.

Apartments in Zurich can be easily be found online and all you need to do is ensure that each member of your group has a valid passport.

Zurich city centre hotel deals right now

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Boutique Hotel NI-MO

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Hotel Seehof

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Swiss Night by Fassbind

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Hotel Opera Zürich

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Small Luxury Hotel Ambassador Zurich

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Romantik Hotel Europe

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Hotel California

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Hotel Rössli

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Aberdeen

Stag parties in AberdeenGlasgow and Edinburgh have long been favourites with stag parties looking for a good time in Scotland. However, Aberdeen is another Scottish city that boasts a whole lot for stag parties but is often overlooked.

Beautiful countryside which allows for many exciting pursuits and plenty of city centre watering holes make Aberdeen a great destination for a stag weekend in Europe.

Aberdeen city centre hotel deals

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The Aberdeen Altens Hotel

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Jurys Inn Aberdeen

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Mercure Aberdeen Ardoe House Hotel & Spa

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Aberdeen Douglas Hotel

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Holiday Inn Express Aberdeen City Centre

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Park Inn by Radisson Aberdeen

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Madrid

Forget Barcelona for your stag weekend and give Madrid a shot instead. After all, where else can you be skiing one day and then running with bulls the next?

There’s also the prospect of getting to see one of the most iconic football teams of all time in action at their home ground the Bernabéu Stadium.

 

Madrid hotel discounts right now

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Only YOU Hotel Atocha

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Madrid Marriott Auditorium Hotel & Conference Center

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B&B Hotel Madrid Centro Puerta del Sol

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Hotel Nuevo Boston

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Maydrit

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Belfast

Belfast stag partiesDublin has long held a reputation as the first choice for stag weekends across the Irish Sea but what about Belfast?

Boasting as much craic as Dublin but with a softer side, Belfast features beautiful architecture, interesting markets and traditional pubs where you can drink Guinness like nobody’s business.

Belfast hotel deals right now

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Jurys Inn Belfast

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ibis Belfast City Centre

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Holiday Inn Belfast

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Ten Square Hotel

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Munich

Stag parties in MunichIt’s now October and what could be more appealing than combining a stag weekend with the Oktoberfest!? Therefore, get yourselves over to Munich and discover everything that this fantastic city has to offer.

You’re only problem will be deciding exactly what to do. Sightbeering, however, will definitely consume a large proportion of your weekend.

Munich hotel deals

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Novotel München City

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Hotel Europa

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Leonardo Royal Hotel Munich

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Sofitel Munich Bayerpost

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anna hotel

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Dubrovnik

The capital of Croatia is definitely a new kid on the block when it comes to stag weekends but that doesn’t detract from its appeal. If you’re a regular visitor to Prague then you’ll undoubtedly find Dubrovnik equally entertaining as it offers a similar experience.

Dubrovnik stag party ideas

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Hotel Bellevue Dubrovnik

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Hotel Lero

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Rixos Libertas Dubrovnik

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Hotel Ivka

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Hotel Adria

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Helsinki

stag party activity ideasIf you fancy a slightly colder stag weekend then why not give Helsinki a try. Few places offer an exhilarating ice experience like Finland’s capital and you can experience many diverse activities like snow shoeing, kick sledding and ice fishing.

Helsinki hotel deals right now

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Clarion Hotel Helsinki

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Hotel Helka

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Hotel Katajanokka, Helsinki, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel

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Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel, Helsinki

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Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Helsinki

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Hotel Rivoli Jardin

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Hilton Helsinki Strand

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Vienna

Stag weekend places Vienna

Ultravox sang about it back in 1981 and Vienna was always going to emerge one day as a popular European destination.

Exquisite cuisine, fantastic architecture and fine wine are all on offer in Vienna, making it a city that has old world charm coupled with bars, cafes and clubs.

 

Vienna hotel discounts

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Motel One Wien Westbahnhof

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Motel One Wien-Prater

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Austria Trend Hotel Savoyen Vienna

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Hotel Stefanie

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Star Inn Hotel Wien Schönbrunn, by Comfort

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