22 Father's Day deals to suit a range of different Dads (and budgets!)
Published 7 June 2013 by Helen Gradwell
: I have found offers on Father's Day presents for 2013 that should suit your Dad, whether he's a thrill seeker or prefers relaxing with a pint. There's a range of deals to suit different budgets too, to help you find cheap Father's Day presents - or splash out a bit more.
Father's Day is approaching (16th June - you're welcome!). That means it's time to seek out that perfect gift that reflects exactly how you feel about your Dad. If you're not sure where to start, I've had a few ideas to make Father's Day 2013 really special for your old man.
Whatever his interests are, I hope you'll find something to suit him here. I've also found presents to suit a range of different budgets, so you can show you care no matter what's in your wallet.
All the prices and deals shown here were correct on 07.06.2013, but could have been changed or removed by the retailer since then. Prices may or may not include postage and packaging - or VAT. Remember to give enough time for delivery when you order. Individual dads' reactions to these gifts may vary.
Get your Dad a trip to London for a bit less - as there's 5% off everything at London Pass with code londpas05 until 31st December.
While he's there, he might enjoy a trip to the theatre - with tickets for under £20 from Lastminute.com. When I looked, shows included hits like One Man, Two Guvnors, War Horse and Derren Brown's Infamous.
Or he could make the most of this West End experience with dinner for 2. It's £69, down from £105, at tellallmyfriends.com.
There's 20% off at Red Letter Days with the discount code MYJUN20 until 9th June. That means you can get this zorbing experience for two for £55.20 instead of £69. Perfect if your Dad has always wanted to be pushed down a steep hill while trapped in a giant inflatable bubble. As it's for two, you could go with him!
At Buyagift.com, you can get a supercar driving experience that lets you drive up to six miles in your choice of 11 supercars. You'll also experience a high-speed thrill ride as a passenger. It was £124 but is now just £69. There are a few discount codes you can use at Buyagift.com too: for example, you can get £5 off orders over £25 with the code fd525 until 17th June and £20 off orders over £100 with the code fd20100 until 16th June.
For Dads who don't mind heights, this introductory flying lesson from Virgin Experience Days can be reduced from £129 to £103.20 with the code MVCPOP20. The code gives you 20% off experiences throughout the site until 23rd June.
You can get three gifts for £20 from iwantoneofthose.com. I particularly like the USB cup warmer, the men's gift set (which includes a watch, a pen, a keyring and a torch) and 'nothing' - which will surely go down well with Dad, as it's just some packaging with nothing in it.
If Dad's a film buff, he might appreciate a selection of movies from the 2 for £11 Blu-ray offer at Zavvi.
This 4GB Xbox 360 console with Kinect and Kinect Adventures could be perfect for your Dad if he's a gamer. It's £179.99 from Sainsbury's Entertainment.
May the force be with your Dad when he wears this Star Wars dressing gown. He can pretend he's the greatest Jedi that ever lived while he's making toast in the morning. Reduced to £26.99 from £34.99 at Internet Gift Store, it is.
If your Dad would love to record everything he does, this Ego Wi-Fi HD action camera could help him do just that. Just stick the camera in the desired location (it can fit onto helmets and allsorts) and you can stream the HD video to your mobile or other Wi-Fi enabled device. It's reduced from £159.99 to £135.99 at Firebox.
Dads who appreciate a drink every now and then
You get a free card when you buy beer, wine or spirits from the Father's Day selection at Moonpig.com. I like this 'Dad's beer fest bundle 2013' as it comes with everything he'll need to recreate a night in the pub. It's £30.
This personalised black leather hip flask is £19.99 from personalisedgiftsshop.co.uk - down from £29.95.
If you're not feeling particularly extravagant, there are a range of Father's Gifts for £1 at Poundland. I quite like this 'ring for beer' bell. It's a gift that just keeps on giving.
For a cultured (and slightly boozy) day out, try this vineyard tour for two from Argos. It's reduced from £34.99 to £22.99.
It's not really a deal - but I just couldn't miss it out. You can get 24 cans of Duff Beer for £24.99 from Firebox. 'To alcohol: the cause of - and solution to - all of life's problems!' - Homer Simpson.
Dads who need a bit of time to relax and treat themselves
There's 15% off everything at Debenhams Flowers with the code MVCDF15. I know this doesn't sound very manly, but there's a range of Father's Day gifts including wines and chocolate that he might like.
If he needs sprucing up a bit, try this Remington shaver for £64.99, down from £129.99, at Argos.
In honour of Father's Day, you can get 10% off men's products at feelunique.com with the code SUPERDAD. He could use this ultimate shave set after he's used the shaver above. With the code it's £35.95 - down from £39.95.
If your Dad's a bit of a chocoholic, he might appreciate something from the Chocolate Trading Co - where there's 12% off orders until 30th June with the code CTMVC12. You can get 'chocolate that looks like things', like this tin of milk chocolate sardines.
For a bit of quality time with his son, and memories he can keep forever, try this father and son photo shoot for £20 from Zavvi.
Or you can put all your family memories into a photobook or other product at VistaPrint, where there's 35% off everything with the code Myvouchercodes002 until 31st August.
What are you getting for Dad?
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