A 21st birthday for many, is a rite of passage and a monumental milestone that they will remember for years to come. Rather than buying physical gifts which eventually will be put in a drawer and forgotten about, why not get a gift experience which allows them to make their own memories that will last a lifetime. We have put together some of the best 21st birthday experience days for both men and women, as well as some of our more luxury, high-end 21st birthday gifts, should you be wanting to make a statement on their special day.
Buying a 21st Birthday gift for her can be difficult because it is such an important birthday and you don’t want to get it wrong! We have listed some gift experiences that she will love and will hopefully make the buying process slightly less stressful for you.
Whether she is at university, work, or just finding her way in life, being 21 can have its stresses, and what better way to combat this, than with a Girls’ Pamper Choice for Two. Choose from a range of relaxing treatment options from locations nationwide. Whether she requires a massage to release all the tension and stress, or she wishes to simply sit back and relax in a sauna/steam room followed by a dip in a refreshing pool, there are treatment packages for everyone.
The perfect gift for women with an inner daredevil! Why not give her the opportunity to throw herself out of a plane at 13,000 feet (attached to a professional of course) with this tandem skydive? This is the perfect gift as she will have no responsibility and no previous experience is required. Just a 30–60-minute briefing prior to jumping is needed, and after that it’s the rush of air against her face as she speeds down towards earth at 120mph. Give her this once in a lifetime experience, she won’t forget in a hurry and make her special day that little bit more exciting.
When it comes to looking for 21st birthday gifts for men, why not consider active and engaging gifts? We have plenty of adrenaline-fueled/action packed activities that we are sure he will love. For those men that prefer something a little more chilled we also have plenty of relaxing gifts too. We have listed a few of our best sellers below.
A great 21st gift idea for men would be to go out and indulge in one of the UK’s oldest delicacies: Afternoon Tea. This is something that we feel is a must for everyone to try and with this gift package, he can choose from locations nationwide including tearooms, hotels, and country pubs, where he can delve into an assortment of delicious finger sandwiches, scones and cream, cakes, and other sweet treats, accompanied in this case by some fizz or sparkling wine. For any 21-year-old, adding some alcohol to the gift is sure to catch their attention, but this 21st birthday gift for him is primarily an opportunity to make some lasting memories to look back on in years to come, which in many ways, is more valuable than materialistic gifts.
From a choice of locations nationwide, paintballing truly is the ultimate thrill for any group of boys and will make the perfect 21st birthday gift for him this year. Within this great package, the recipients will receive 100 paintballs free, and all the protective gear is included along with relevant tuition on the weaponry. Allow him to throw himself and a group of friends of his choice, into different battle scenarios which vary between locations. Surprise him on his 21st birthday with this gift, sure to get the adrenaline pumping, where only smart tactics and accurate shooting will lead to success.
No matter if you are buying for him or her, sometimes we just want to experience some of the finer things in life - even if it is just for a few hours.
Our Celebration Meal at Marco Pierre White's London Steakhouse Co is perfect for those who enjoy the finer things in life! Featuring a stylish cocktail bar and a popular private dining area, the lucky recipient and a guest will enjoy 3 delicious courses from a specially designed menu by Mr. White himself, alongside a glass of premium Champagne. Not only this, but you will both also go home with a few gifts including a special Steakhouse Co apron as well as a surprise celebration plate.
For those struggling to decide on an experience, why not get them a Once in a Lifetime – Gift Experience Voucher, which will take some of the pressure off choosing that perfect 21st gift. This experience is compiled of a number of specially selected experiences which are designed to encourage people to try something new, and at 21 you are in the prime of your life and should be trying new things whenever possible. From over 120 locations, let them choose from a list of activities which will appeal to everyone from adventurers and explorers, to the adrenaline junkies and even the more relaxed, calmer personalities.
Of course, people might be busy celebrating on their birthdays and therefore would not be able to do any activities on the day. This is not a problem as with our experiences, you can validate and book your activity any time before the expiry date. Vouchers usually have 12 months validity in which to validate, book and take the experience, so the lucky recipient has plenty of time to redeem!
Some experiences are best enjoyed with company and we are aware of this! As a result, you will see on our website, that certain experiences, like the paintballing and afternoon tea mentioned above are those which allow the recipient to bring one or more people with them at no extra cost. When buying, just be sure to read the product descriptions to find out how many people your chosen experience is valid for.