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40th Birthday Gifts

They say that turning the big 4-0 isn’t as traumatic as it used to be. It’s like turning 30. And by the time they’ve hit this momentous milestone, life should be planned out with a routine of hobbies and extra-curricular pleasures in life (usually). Whether they’re single, partnered up or married with a squadron of kids, we’ve got an exciting list of gift ideas to mark their 40th birthday in glorious style – from presents they can enjoy all to themselves, to gems relished together as a family! If they’re worth sharing with that is.

From relaxing spa days in the most opulent of staycations to fun-filled family days out in the Capital, dive into a world of birthday-bash opportunity and make their 40th birthday one they’ll remember for years to come! After all, you only turn 40 once and the last thing they need is more ‘stuff’ to shove in a corner. Memories are precious – best served as a gift experience.

40th Birthday Gifts for Him

If he’s an avid sportsman and still possesses that 300-yard swing, our golf experiences are sure to transport him to a fairway of his dreams. Footie, cricket or horse racing fan? No sweat. We’ve covered all the boys (if you can call a 40-year old man one of the boys still), with a winner of a sporting day out.

For adventurers looking to challenge Mother Nature, our top adrenaline picks are sure to get hearts racing with a rush like no other. Or, maybe he’s an avid petrolhead and looking to get his hands on a supercar, rally car, 4x4 monster or Formula One-inspired single seater? Yep, you’ve guessed it. We’ve got the keys to them all. With a selection of tracks to make Lewis Hamilton weak at the knees with excitement!

40th Birthday Gifts for Her

If she says to not get her anything for her birthday, don’t listen. It’s an elaborate trap that’ll get you into a dandy amount of misfortune. If you want to enjoy a healthy friendship or relationship with her going forward, give her a gift that really goes the extra mile. It should see you well until at least her next birthday, at least.

How about a blissful break away from the world at Bannatyne Spa or Champneys? From rejuvenating spa days to spa breaks, they’re sure to be re-born a new woman. And if a spa day isn’t far enough from home, our collection of top-shelf short break ideas offer a plethora of sensational locations UK-wide and in Europe.

Most Popular 40th Birthday gifts

It can be a challenge to find the perfect fortieth present. We know you are probably looking for something positive and life affirming, but it can be tricky to pin down something that will really suit. Why not start with a look at the most popular 40th birthday gifts.

What Would Make Them Happy?

What's Happening

Is the birthday boy or girl the kind of person that loves to get out into the world and have fun? Well if this sounds like your soon to be forty year old then you need to check out our extensive range of fun and exciting day out experiences.

Life Begins at Forty

Are they starting to develop a bit of a fearless and adventurous side now that they are getting a bit older? It's not unusual that turning 40 can bring out a passion for trying new things in people. If this sounds about right you need to get them an adventure of a lifetime.