8 of the best dating and hookup apps in the UK

8 of the best dating and hookup apps in the UK

We’re going to get into the best sites and apps for hooking up, but first we should probably talk about Hookup culture. 

Basically, it’s that thing your parents and grandparents complain about because “nobody has a real conversation anymore.” Hookup culture is all about keeping it casual, and there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that.

Everyone gets stuck in a sexual rut at some point, and let’s face it: Trying to take strangers home from a bar or constantly texting your ex can be pretty tiresome. If you’re struggling to find a match in the real world, it might be time to let a dating site or app take the wheel. When we think about these sites, it’s normal to go straight to the likes of Match, eharmony, EliteSingles, and other marriage-minded options, but not everyone is thinking about something so seriousRead more…

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BEST FOR SATISFYING EVERY KINK

AdultFriendFinder

Live videos, group chats, and more monthly visitors than eharmony makes this site a strong choice for everyone.

  • Free version: Yes
  • One month of Gold: £25.08/month
  • Three months of Gold: £16.71/month
  • One year of Gold: £11.27/month


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BEST FOR FINDING MATURE PARTNERS

Match

If your age makes you feel like a certified creep on Tinder, Match is a more mature place to find an experienced booty call.

  • Free version: Yes
  • Three months: £20.90/month
  • Six months: £18.57/month
  • One year: £16.25/month


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BEST FOR ALL-EMCOMPASSING MEMBER PROFILES

XMatch

With a huge member base and unique features, XMatch is one of the better sites out there offering all kinds of sex.

  • Free version: Yes
  • One month: £15/month
  • Three months: £15/month
  • One year: £11.50/month


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BEST FOR SOCIAL INTERACTION

GayFriendFinder

A site designed exclusively for gay men that encourages social interaction.

  • Free version: Yes
  • One month: £27.06/month
  • Three months: £10.84/month
  • One year: £6.18/month


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BEST FOR FINDING A SEXTING PARTNER

iHookup

Find singles to chat with online and get what you need without leaving the house.

  • Free version: Yes
  • One month of Gold: £27.09/month
  • Three months of Gold: £17.80/month
  • One year of Gold: £7.73/month


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BEST FOR SEXUAL COMPATIBILITY

GetItOn

Advanced compatibility matching and easy-to-use search tools can fast-track you to rediscovering your passionate side.

  • Free version: Yes
  • One month: £23.63/month
  • Three months: £15.74/month
  • One year: £11.79/month


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BEST FOR SOMETHING DISCREET

No Strings Attached

No Strings Attached is ideal for those looking to have an affair.

  • Free version: Seven-day trial
  • One month: £22.73/month
  • Four months: £11.37/month
  • 18 months: £6.79/month


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BEST FOR LOW BUDGETS

SwingTowns

With a similar setup to Facebook, SwingTowns offers an inviting space to track down your next casual encounter.

  • One month: £12.36/month
  • Six months: £6.32/month
  • One year: £4.46/month