Fun stuff

Whether you’re looking for something to spice up your evening, planning a date, making plans for the weekend, or trying to organise a group outing, Cardiff has you covered. Remember, if you haven’t signed up to taxi service UBER then you can use our code MYUNIBASICS to get £15.00 off your first ride.

Go Air

Ty-Glas Avenue, Cardiff CF14 5DX

Play dodge-ball, bounce off the walls and just generally knacker yourself whilst having a laugh.

Cost: £5 with student ID Monday to Friday

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Image credit: GoAir

task force

A48, Penllyn, Cowbridge, CF717RQ (It’s well sign posted!)

You will get ridiculously competitive and go home covered in paint and bruises, but you’ll feel like a legit champ. 

Cost: £22.95-£37.95 per person (half day), £27.95-£69.95 (full day) 

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Image credit: taskforcepaintball

treetop adventures

Level P3, 109 Grand Arcade, St David’s Dewi Sant, Cardiff CF102EL

Ah, mini golf. The old classic. This is a newer addition to Cardiff and is conveniently sat in the secret upstairs of St Davids 2.

Cost: Students pay £5.50 for 1 course or £9 for 2 courses (Monday to Wednesday), non-students £7 for 1 course or £12.50 2 courses.

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Image credit: jessicalauravass

 

Go Air

Ty-Glas Avenue, Cardiff CF14 5DX

Play dodge-ball, bounce off the walls and just generally knacker yourself whilst having a laugh.

Cost: £5 with student ID Monday to Friday

Website | Insta | Facebook

Image credit: GoAir

treetop adventures

Level P3, 109 Grand Arcade, St David’s Dewi Sant, Cardiff CF102EL

Ah, mini golf. The old classic. This is a newer addition to Cardiff and is conveniently sat in the secret upstairs of St Davids 2.

Cost: Students pay £5.50 for 1 course or £9 for 2 courses (Monday to Wednesday), non-students £7 for 1 course or £12.50 2 courses.

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Image credit: jessicalauravass

hollywood bowl

The Red Dragon Centre, Hemingway Rd, Cardiff CF104JY

Located in the Red Dragon Centre, Cardiff Bay, which is also home to an Odeon and selection of restaurants

Cost: £5.79 per adult per game 

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Image credit: calmeapple

Breakout

The Old Brewery Quarter, 9b, St Mary Street, Cardiff CF101AD

Work in groups to try and figure out how to get out of the room you’re locked in. Think Crystal Maze/Jungle Run but real life.

Cost: £17-25

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Image credit: supermarshay

bubble football

Clos Parc Morgannwg, Cardiff CF118AW

This is for anyone who wants to stand in a giant bubble and run into your people and maybe try and score some goals… Which is surely everyone, right?

Cost: £18-£25

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Image credit: alivesports

CARDIFFBAY CRUISES

Cardiff Marine Village, Penarth Road, Cardiff CF11 8TU

Perfect option for when you fancy something a bit different.Travel from Sophia Gardens to the Bay, seeing gorgeous Cardiff from the water.

Cost: £4

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Image credit: rdalittlehouse

GO KARTING

TeamSport Cardiff, Unit 11 Dominion Way, Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 1RF

So much fun, regardless if you’ve never done it before. Perfect for a society or birthday outing.

Cost: From £15 per person

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Image credit: gck

SUPERBOWLUK CARDIFF

Stadium Plaza, Wood Street, Cardiff

Discounted Bowling and Lazer Quest in the centre of town? Perfect midweek treat. 

Cost: £4-£10

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Image credit: vaughansound

 

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