Christmas is just around the corner - and we all know what that means. Take a look at the best Christmas party venues in Cardiff.
Nothing says ‘Christmas’ like a rambunctious office party – and with so many companies choosing to switch to remote or hybrid working, your Christmas do might look a little different.
Without a permanent location, getting everyone together can be a great way to boost team morale and get to know your colleagues a little better. In this series of articles, we’re picking a new location each time to show you how to make the most of your virtual office location. This time, it’s Cardiff!
Although in no particular order, it’s no wonder why the Park Plaza Hotel comes at the top of our list. With a range of different options available, there’s plenty to suit you and your team.
If you’re looking for something a little more subdued, why not try their festive afternoon tea? With a gorgeous range of savoury snacks, sandwiches, cakes, and mince pies (as well as a cheeky glass of champagne). They also have a full 3-course festive menu available as well if afternoon tea just doesn’t cut it.
Depending on the size of your team, why not book a party lunch or Gala Extravaganza party night? With an arrival drink, 3-course menu, and disco, this is the perfect way to celebrate your Christmas party in Cardiff. Bring the season in with a real bang.
Variety is the spice of life and Tiger Tiger Cardiff has that in bucket loads (or should we say sleigh loads?!).
With private karaoke pods, cocktail-making classes, plenty of festive food, and even the option to book the entire venue out, it makes for the perfect Christmas venue in Cardiff.
Situated in the heart of the city, it’s also an ideal location if you’re looking to head out into the night and carry on the party.
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Christmas is celebrated differently across the globe. If you’re looking for something a little bit special this year for your work’s Christmas do, try Viva Brazil in Cardiff.
Ideal for the foodies in your team, Viva Brazil has plenty of delicious options on offer – and not just limited to turkey and gravy. With various entertainment options too, this will leave your team with a night to remember. View their festive menu here, starting from £19.95 per person.
Now it’s time for something a little different – and energetic. If your team craves excitement, nothing fits the bill better than a Christmas party at Cardiff’s Superbowl UK.
With multiple activities, like glow bowling and laser quest, it’s more than just a sit-down meal – it’s a whole Christmas experience. Located right in the city centre, it also means you can continue the night at Cardiff’s various bars and clubs.
Similar to Superbowl UK, The Red Dragon Centre is a great choice for teams who want activities and food all in one place.
Although the festive theme might not be the strongest, The Red Dragon Centre makes up for it in energy and excitement. It’s a great place to make memories with your remote employees.
Nothing says Christmas like a curry – and what better place to have one than at Mowgli. With a full array of menu options, including gluten-free and vegan, it’s a great choice for those of you with multiple dietary restrictions to cater for.
The atmosphere is fantastic and the location will make for some great pictures. It’s perfect for a relaxed and laid-back Christmas do, giving you the option to book a separate activity or just head into Cardiff’s bar district.
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Just outside of Cardiff city centre is the Vale Hotel. This beautiful venue has a range of Christmas party options available for companies, including a Prosecco party night (starting from £52 per person), festive Christmas party nights (starting from £45 per person), and even a Back to the Future party night (starting from £55 per person).
Be quick if you’re hoping to book this one, however. Dates on the website are filling up fast.
For a different venue idea, why not try Sophia Gardens, home to Glamorgan Cricket Club? With arrival drinks, a two-course meal, and dance floor, the venue is ideal for those of you looking for a one-stop location for your Cardiff Christmas party.
Starting from £45 per person, it might be on the higher end of your budget, but with drinks, food and dancing all in one place, it could definitely be an option.
One of Cardiff’s more prestigious hotels, the Clayton Hotel offers a luxurious Christmas party night, starting from £39.99 per person. With a 3-course feast and entertainment, this makes for a brilliant night – and the perfect end to a successful business year.
Another big hotel on our list, the Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel & Spa is ideal for Cardiff businesses looking for something a little more extravagant. After a couple of years of lacklustre Christmas dos (what with COVID and lockdowns), it’s worth the extra expense to really throw your team a fantastic party.
Party night packages start from £59 per person, with drinks tokens, a seated dinner, and even a chance to win best dressed. It’s the perfect excuse to really go all out and dress up. You’ll also be sharing the evening with other companies, making for an unexpected networking opportunity too!