Affordable Team Away Day Ideas

Looking for some team away day ideas that won’t break the bank? HeadBox has got you covered!

If your team seems a little disjointed of late, why not reignite the team spirit with an inspiring away day?  There are plenty of team building activities for you and your colleagues to try, and a good deal of inspirational yet affordable places to do them.

We’ve compiled some our HeadBox favourites to give you some cheap suggestions for your next team away day, so take a look at these great ideas to get your team’s enthusiasm back on track!

1. Archery Fit

Archery Fit, Archery club London. Large industrial room with concrete ceiling, pillars and grey brick walls. six archery targets are lined up along the back wall of the Space.  

This indoor archery club in Greenwich, London, is a fun day out for all your colleagues. A little bit of healthy competition never hurt anyone and we think archery is the perfect activity to get the team energised! Archery Fit is open 7 days a week and available for complete venue hire from just £1000 a day, with qualified instructors on hand to teach you all the tricks of the trade.

A day here will guarantee to re-motivate your team and send them back to the office hitting those targets with a bullseye and a new lease of energy! So if you want one of the most unique team away day ideas out there then this is one of them. 

2. Jenius Social

 Jenius Social, a kitchen Space with four stainless steel work trollies, a low hanging extractor fan and lights and a large white kitchen counter with a wooden top facing the work tables. A fridge and oven sit behind the counter.

Release your inner Mary Berry and get your team working together with Jenius Social’s cookery masterclasses! Team away day ideas that are perfect for the London foodies amongst us. 

Situated in the heart of Islington, this unique London venue to hire is an excellent choice for a team building activity. You can also put a competitive spin on the day and take part in a cookery competition – we bet there’s a hidden talent waiting to be discovered in your team! Join some of London’s top companies such as Google, Facebook and Microsoft who have all taken part in Jenius Social’s cooking classes.

3. Games Room, Cornflake

Games Room, Cornflake. Trendy games room with a small bar, with two wooden bar stools. A circular seating area sits behind the bar, and there is a retro duke box against the right wall. Florescent mood lighting shines from the ceiling and portraits hang on the walls.

If you want to control the whole away day at the click of an i-Pad then the Smart APPartment is an ideal solution. This is Cornflake’s award-winning, iPad-controlled experience centre and it’s available for hire for your next team building away day perfectly located in between Soho and Fitzrovia.

A great experience for all tech-lovers this venue is home to state of the art audio, cinema equipment, lighting, IT, and many more gadgets and gizmos all at your disposal. Why not get that competitive spirit going in the super fun Games Room?

 4. Bounce

Bounce. A large room with two ping pong tables in the centre. the walls are covered in florescent graffiti and the ceiling is exposed.

If you’re looking for a cool away day venue for you and the whole team, then Bounce is one of the best there is. In Bounce’s Farringdon venue, there semi-private area is raised above the main playing space so you can feel like a real VIP.

A few games of Ping Pong will generate some friendly competition and really get the team spirit pumping! Both semi-private areas can hold up to 50 guests, or join them together to make one huge VIP area for 110 of your hardest working colleagues.

So there you have it. These are some great examples of how away days don’t have to break the bank. If you’d like to see more, check out our London team away days collection or take a look at more affordable London venues here. If you need a hand finding the perfect spot for your away day or event, get in touch with our helpful concierge team on – they’d be delighted to help!