If you’re planning a hen do for a traditional bride-to-be, why not switch things up a bit with a 2017 twist? Bring some sass to an afternoon tea with a drop of gin, or up your spa-game with a ‘Glamp n Pamp’ experience with Mad Dogs & Vintage Vans. Sound good? We thought so! Here are 5 traditional hen party activities with a twist.
Hotel du Vin’s gin-inspired afternoon tea is a must for any hen party’s to-do list. The tea kicks off with a selection of mini sandwiches and savouries, followed by a delicious array of scones, cakes and candy floss (yes, candy floss). Their Gin and Tonic pairings are perfectly matched by Fever-Tree, allowing you to discover a new, exciting array of glorious gin concoctions! Excited? Us too! Check it out here.
Take regular glamping to the next level in luxury with Mad Dogs & Vintage Vans new ‘Glamp n Pamp’ experience! The boutique eco glampsite is situated in the heart of the Wye Valley, and guests get to stay in four vintage caravans while a shower shack is located nearby with hot water on demand. Discover a range of luxurious, rejuvenating treatments, including hot stone massages, detox facials, reflexology and foot scrubs, all amongst a truly wonderful setting. Find out more here.
For the activity, fitness loving bride, 1Rebel’s new and exclusive bridal sessions will have your hen party planning nailed! A £40 package can offer one 1Rebel session of your choice (be it the Ride, Reshape or Rumble session), a blow dry at Barber + Blow, a superfood bellini, mini prosecco bottles and some decorations to make it even more special! Get in contact with 1Rebel here.
Turn up the style-dial on your afternoon tea with Voltaire! This cool cocktail and champagne bar in the city offers an alternative twist on the traditional afternoon tea by teaming it with cocktails! Hurrah! Three miniature cocktails accompany each course and include everything from Pumpkin with Rosemary Infused Vodka to a Hendricks, Elderflower and Cucumber Martini! Plan your party with Voltaire here.
For the yoga-loving bride, discover bhuti, a wellbeing retreat in the heart of Richmond. Offering bespoke bhuti hen dos which include an hour and a half of gorgeous treatments, a full day of pampering, yoga classes, access to the exclusive members lounge and lunch in their fabulous vegan kitchen, your bride-to-be will be over the moon! Get in touch with Bhuti here.