July 9th 2019

Check out our edit of the 5 most unique offers on NHS Staff Benefits, including a swim with the sharks and murder mysteries in a spooky 18th century hotel.

Every week, you’ll find the NHS Staff Benefits team out endlessly searching for exciting new deals for NHS Staff. We cover all your favourites - including great meals out, fantastic getaways, discounted gym memberships, beauty treats, online shopping must haves and memorable family days out. Every so often, we pick up a deal or 2 that stands out from the crowd - here’s our edit of the quirkiest deals available just now: 

1. Basking Shark Tours 

Are you looking to step out of your comfort zone? Basking Shark Scotland, based in Oban, offer high adventure, low impact, eco-conscious tours run by a fantastic team of marine biologists. Visit the biggest basking shark hotspot in the world and spend time with these gentle giants in the abundant waters of the Inner Hebrides. Choose the thrill of swimming with the sharks, or watching them from the boat!

NHS Staff save 10% off tours, with prices starting from £120pp 

 2. Red Bus Bistro 

Take Afternoon Tea up a gear by going on a Red Bus Bistro tour in Glasgow or Edinburgh. Take one beautifully restored vintage bus, add in some gin cocktails and a traditional teatime spread and you’ve got yourself a vintage bus gin tea experience. What’s more, this is afternoon tea for two with a twist, as your bus tours Edinburgh or Glasgow whilst you eat and drink. There’s a number of different themes to choose from, including the Wonderful Wizarding Experience for the Harry Potter fan in your life. 

 NHS Staff can save 20% off tours, with prices starting from £35pp 

 3. Murder Mystery Nights at The Winnock Hotel 

The Winnock Hotel dates back to the late 1700’s and throughout history has always offered lodging to weary travellers passing through Loch Lomond and the Trossachs areas. Book a Murder Mystery night at The Winnock Hotel - someone sitting next to you may be another guest or they could be an actor who will shortly slump to the floor! Keep your super sleuth hat on all evening and a keen eye out for clues and overheard conversations.  On all of the storylines, you will be given the opportunity to guess 'Whodunnit' and a prize given to the winner. 

NHS Staff can save 20% off Murder Mysteries at The Winnock Hotel, with prices from £85pp (includes dinner, bed & breakfast) 

 4. Bouncercise Fitness Classes at Ryze 

Ryze has centres in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Dundee. In addition to all the usual things a trampoline park has to offer, Ryze also have Bouncercise fitness classes - for someone looking for something more exciting that your average gym session! It’s a high-intensity, low-impact, cardio and bodyweight workout designed to blast your core, improve all-over muscle tone and elevate your heart rate. What could be more fun than getting in a workout on a trampoline? 

NHS Staff get up to 25% off, with classes only £5pp! 

 5. Jacks Flight Club 

Fancy flying off to the other side of the world on a whim? When you sign up for a premium membership at Jack’s Flight Club, you get sent the most incredible flight deals directly to your inbox throughout the week. They're not a flight comparison site but instead they cleverly monitor thousands of flight routes and only let their members know (via email and mobile app) when they find a ridiculously cheap deal.  Think return-trips like Edinburgh to Shanghai for £212, Inverness to Hawaii £289, London to Tokyo £248, Manchester to New York £225, to name just a few.  

NHS Staff get a 30 Day free trial, with an annual membership only £35. 

We’re always out sourcing new deals for you, check out the latest deals page to find out what we’ve picked recently.

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