Brighton – Perfect for Big Group Holidays
Identifying the perfect location for big group holidays can be a tricky task for staycationers in the UK. Brighton is one of precious few UK destinations able to offer visitors a perfect balance of action and tranquillity. Whilst filled to the brim with life and excitement, the picturesque seaside resort also affords holiday makers plenty of space to enjoy a peaceful day by the seaside.
There are many depending factors which contribute to the success of big group holidays, and Brighton ticks near enough all the boxes. Trendy bars and restaurants in Brighton make for some of the best nightlife in the country, the main streets saturated with options sure to satisfy every member of your team. As of the 4th of July, Mrs Fitzherberts has recommenced business proceedings, the newly refurbished establishment boasting two spacious outdoor terraces and a whole host of stunning food and drink options. Upstairs resides the ‘Lost Gardens of Fitzherbert’ roof terrace, a chic area complete with an outdoor fireplace and disco shed, the perfect setting to knock back a few cocktails or enjoy a full English.
If a unique drinking experience is what you crave on your UK group holiday, this is far from the only option at your disposal. Brighton’s very own ‘Coppa Club’ is sure to ignite the party fever, with personal igloos available to hire in groups of 6. The setup is a truly one-of-a-kind concept, with each individual party room equipped with personal speakers, sliding doors and artistic furnishing perfect for a lively or relaxing couple of hours with friends.
For the culture hunters amongst you, Brighton’s music hall offers a magnificent pier to pier view, paired with some of the best local musical talent that the city has to offer. The venue is situated within touching distance of the award winning Brighton beach, with Victorian seafront arches bordering the sought after spot. Traditional seaside food and a wide array of available drinks only serve to improve this musical and panoramic group experience.
Trendy Bars and restaurants in Brighton are plentiful and the list is extensive, but how else is a big group to entertain themselves in the energetic seaside resort? Interactive tours offer a fun and educational way to get a tad more intimate with your temporary home town. Brighton is a destination littered with innovative guided experiences, one of the more prominent being the big group bike tours. These voyages involve a leisurely bike ride through the history rich resort, with stops at locations of importance to the town, allowing you to learn more about the intriguing area.
The Brighton Regency Routemaster is a favourite in the tour department, the iconic red bus recently restored and now offering a culinary guided adventure for groups of all sizes. If an afternoon tea tour sounds up your street, be sure to book and enjoy the sights Brighton has to offer from above.
As mentioned, a key factor in Brighton’s exceptional nature as one of the greatest destinations for big group holidays is the award winning Southern coastline. The natural beauty of the Brighton seaside is unparalleled in the UK, with vast expanses of pebble beach stretching across the alluring horizon, interspersed with traditional piers. Brighton beach is lauded nation-wide for the fantastic days out it provides, and simply couldn’t me more suited to a big group holiday. Put your feet up and enjoy a hearty portion of fish and chips or an ice cream cone before taking a light dip in the sea to get the fully fledged staycation holiday feel.
With the sea in mind, you couldn’t mention a big group holiday to Brighton without taking full advantage of the wide array of water sport activities on offer. Wakeboarding, windsurfing, paddleboarding and surfing make up just a few of the endless possibilities available for having some safe fun on the water, with lessons available from a number of tutors. A far cry from a calm day on the beach, these activities are perfect for those who desire an action packed day on a Brighton staycation, ideal to get the blood pumping before a relaxing evening in paradise. Book beforehand to guarantee your place.
A final wildcard selection for your UK group holiday in Brighton involves transporting yourself to the stunning Sussex countryside for a day of authentic wine tasting. Beginning at Brighton station, this tour affords travellers a chance to visit some of the best award winning vineyards the UK has to offer, providing test samples and background information at every juncture. The seven hour stroll is only interrupted by a traditional pub lunch, and a voyage to the highest point in Sussex for a 360 degree view of the stunning surrounding British countryside.
Brighton’s versatility as a destination is astounding, fit for individual, coupled and big group holidays alike. Another of our recent blog posts details the very best serviced apartments available to rent in the area, should a staycation to Brighton for your group ever materialise. Our extensive portfolio contains the best apartments and rates for your booking; enquire today to guarantee availability and set your big group holiday in motion.