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London’s Most Unique Baby Shower Ideas

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The bun's in the oven – time to party

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Planning a baby shower for a friend and looking for unique ideas? From karaoke to boat trips, these experiences will keep mums-to-be and their guests entertained.

Unique London Baby Shower Ideas


onefinestay, Luxury Vacation Rentals

Make a trip of the celebration by renting one of the unique rental homes from onefinestay. From a flat on Ladbroke Road with a roof terrace perfect for non-alcoholic afternoon cocktail sipping to a party-perfect houseboat, get the group to pack a bag and escape to your own luxury home for a long weekend.

Lucky Voice, Islington

London's Most Unique Baby Shower Ideas

Hire a private room at this fun karaoke spot and serenade your growing bump with your favourite tunes. The private rooms are available for two hours, can fit up to 15 friends and you can choose from over 9,000 songs. It’s like a private gig for you, your group, and your little-one-to-be.

Tea & Crafting, Covent Garden & Camden

Tea & Crafting

Tea & Crafting

Grab your knitting needles and take a trip to Covent Garden or Camden with your best friends to spend a day creating the most adorable gifts for your new little human. Choose their Appliqué Bibs & Babygrows class to create personalised toys, blankets and clothes for the baby including Baby Cot Mobile’s, Bibs and Babygrows, Nursery Bunting and Patchwork Quilts. Sip on unlimited tea and coffee and eat copious amounts of cake during your personalised day and take home some keepsakes you can treasure forever.

Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

Rich Mix

Rich Mix

Grab yourself a bowl of popcorn and hire out a whole cinema for your nearest and dearest to watch a film in celebration of your bump. Choose from the latest blockbuster, an old classic, a National Theatre Live screening or a classic chick-flick. There’s also cafe and a street food market on site to solve those cravings. You can also prepare a baby shower quiz to show on the big screen and gather round to watch video messages from guests who couldn’t make it.

The Yacht London, Embankment

The Yacht London

Forget the traditional tea and cake baby showers and invite a boat full of your friends for an unforgettable event on the Thames. Choose your own bespoke food package, from an intimate three-course meal to a relaxed BBQ, a buffet or simple canapés. Showcasing some of the most fantastic views of the capital, The Yacht London offers a truly unique and unforgettable venue to celebrate your little human’s arrival. Watch the sun go down over London’s magnificent skyline with your friends and family close by.

The Best Day Spas in London

London Grace, Various London Locations

London Grace

For the ultimate baby shower relaxation, head down to any of these award-winning nail bars around the capital. Choose their ‘Baby Love’ Brunch which includes delicious treats such as croissants, banana bread and yoghurt and granola pots, then wash it down with a mimosa. For those who want a traditional shower, choose the Mum-To-Be Afternoon Tea which includes your typical afternoon treats with a glass of bubbly. Both packages truly spoil the Mum-To-Be by including a Nail Polish gift, baby shower games and photo props hire, as well as the chance to add on a treatment of your choice. Better make sure those nails look fresh before the baby comes!

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