Hen Party Gift Bag Ideas

Hen Party Gift Bags

Ideas and Gifts for your Hen Party Bags

We’ve put together the ultimate list of the most common items for your Hen Party Gift Bags.  Our suggestion is to include 6 – 10 practical party bag fillers and to add a few novelty items to make it fun.

This will add an extra touch of excitement to the celebration, gifting guests with carefully hand-picked Hen Party fillers is always a winner.  From practical essentials to quirky keepsakes, each item adds a special touch.  You could make it even more unique by customising your gift bags to the Theme of the Hen Party Weekend.

40 Useful Suggestions

  • Personalised champagne flutes
  • Mini bottles of champagne or prosecco
  • Eye Masks
  • Ear Plugs
  • Team Bride Party Straws
  • Nail Files
  • Mini Deodorant
  • Hen Party Sashes or bracelets/wristbands
  • Glass Charms – never drink out of the wrong glass again
  • Lip balm or lip gloss
  • Personalised Slippers
  • Nail polish in fun, vibrant colours
  • Willy Wax Melts
  • Sweets for your midnight snacks
  • Bride Tribe Badges
  • Glow Sticks
  • Mini Toothpaste
  • Custom Message Fortune Cookies
  • Personalised Keyrings
  • Hair ties or scrunchies
  • Plasters
  • Face Wipes
  • Personalised Photo Face Masks
  • Temporary tattoos featuring the bridal-theme
  • Hangover recovery kits (include pain relievers, electrolyte packets, and mints)
  • Individual packets of gourmet chocolates
  • Hen Party T-Shirts
  • Fun sunglasses or novelty glasses
  • Mini bottles of flavoured vodka or tequila
  • Handheld Fan
  • Personalised keychains
  • Shower Caps
  • Dare Cards
  • Bath Bombs
  • Energy bars or granola bites
  • Confetti poppers for your photo moments
  • Customised shot glasses
  • A Scratch Card
  • Mini bottles of flavoured sparkling water
  • Inspirational quote cards

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Hen Party Themes

Our top tips for choosing a theme for your hen, fox, hag or sten party celebrations in 2024.

The nearlywed person is obviously the most important person to consider, so have a chat and see if they have any ideas of what the would like to do.  What are they obsessed with?  What are they into? These are the questions you should be asking.

If they are unsure or wants a surprise, gather a small group and come up with several suggestions.  Don’t get everyone involved at this stage as they say, “too many cooks spoil the broth”.  Or set up a Chat group and make a pole and then just pick the most popular one.

You need to consider the budget of your party, some themes can easily be mocked together with clothing and things you already have.  If you’re pushing the boat out, then of course there are plenty of costumes and accessories you can order online.

Back to School:  This would work so well for an afternoon of sports day games.  Just think of when you wore your long sock with your “too short” school skirts, undone ties, with pig tails and plaits galore!   This would be so much fun competing against each other with the three-legged, wheelbarrow or egg and spoon race.  Throw in a game of dodgeball and hopscotch too!

Barbie:  Very popular now, embracing glitz and glamour and everything pink!  Get ready to turn back time to the colourful era of the 90s! It’s no surprise that girls are getting all nostalgic and throwing their very own Barbie-themed bashes. When better to embrace the pink-tastic world of Barbie than during your hen party, surrounded by your closest friends? So, dust off your pink dresses and get ready to party like Barbie herself!

Last Rodeo:  A spirited western-themed celebration.  This lively theme embraces elements such as cowgirl boots, hats, denim, and toe-tapping country music matched with your BBQ favourites, cowgirl cocktails and games like horseshoe tossing and lassoing.  Decorations – Cow print items, pink feathers, and coordinating cowgirl hats to enhance the festive ambiance. So, grab your boots and hats, and saddle up for a wild ride!

Abba:  A great theme for mixed ages, who doesn’t love Abba!  Encourage guests to dress up in 70’s-inspired disco outfits. Maybe theme the Hen Party around the movie “Mamma Mia” think about including feather boas, flares and glittery makeup.  A fun-filled celebration honouring the bride-to-be with a retro twist!

Something the colour of:  Cost friendly, simple but effective, everyone wears the chosen colour for the weekend or big night out.

Boho Chic: Embrace free-spirited vibes with a bohemian-themed hen party. Create a cozy atmosphere with floor cushions, dream catchers, and fairy lights. Set up a DIY flower crown station, enjoy the sunshine with a relaxed outdoor picnic or even a tarot card reading session. Don’t forget the acoustic guitar for some chill vibes!

Spice Girls:  Spice up your life with a Spice Girls-themed hen party! Dress up as your favourite Spice Girl, have a dance-off to all of their hits, and indulge in themed cocktails like “Wannabe Margaritas” and “Spicy Shots.” Don’t forget to strike a pose for some 90s-inspired photo ops!

Where’s Wally / Wenda:  Decked out in Wally’s or Wenda’s signature red-and-white striped shirt, glasses, and beanie, you’ll steal the spotlight and add a playful twist to the Hen Party Fun. While Wally may hog the limelight, you’ll be the undeniable star of the show, embodying Wenda’s charm and wit. Plus you’ll never have any trouble rounding up you party crew at the end of the night!

Britney Bash:   Hit me, baby, one more time with a Britney Spears-themed hen party!  Dress in iconic Britney outfits, dance to her greatest hits, and recreate her music videos with karaoke and dance-offs. Serve up Britney-themed cocktails and have a blast reliving the 90s pop sensation.

Harry Potter Hogwarts Hangout:  Transport yourselves to the wizarding world with a Harry Potter-themed hen party. Sort guests into houses, don wizard robes, and enjoy magical activities like potion making, wand crafting, and a game of Quidditch. Serve up Butterbeer and indulge in Hogwarts-inspired treats.

Cheerleader Craze:   Who wouldn’t love a cheerleader-themed hen party! Dress in pom-poms and uniforms, learn cheer routines, and create spirited games like cheer-off competitions and pyramid building. Complete the experience with cheerleader-themed cocktails and snacks.

Army Girls:  Get ready for a mission to celebrate the bride-to-be’s last tour of duty.  Suit up in your best camouflage attire, everyone should have something they could use in their wardrobe.  After your camouflage makeover (camouflage face paint and tattoos) enjoy a military-style book camp or tactical games like paintball or create a challenging assault course.

Hollywood Glamour:  Roll out the red carpet and embrace the glitz and glam of Hollywood for your hen party. Encourage guests to dress as their favourite movie stars or in classic ball gowns. Set up a photo booth with props inspired by iconic films and serve cocktails named after famous celebrities. Finish the night with a movie marathon of chick flicks or classic Hollywood films.

Baywatch:  Make waves at your Baywatch-themed hen party!  Embrace the iconic red swimsuits, whistle, and fun blowup lifeguard accessories for a day of evening of fun. Channel your inner lifeguard as you hit the beach, play beach games, and soak up the sun. With beachside cocktails and Baywatch-inspired activities, it’s a celebration that’s sure to be a splash. With games like Volleyball, Lifeguard Relays, Limbo or Hula Hoop Contests this is a sure winner!

Oktoberfest:   Prost to the bride-to-be with an Oktoberfest-themed hen party! Dress in dirndls and lederhosen, enjoy traditional German beer and pretzels, and dance to oompah music. Set up beer tasting stations and challenge guests to a stein-holding competition.

Tropical Paradise:  Transform your party venue into a tropical oasis with palm leaves, fruity cocktails, and vibrant floral decorations. Think Hawaiian shirts, flower leis, and grass skirts. Set up a DIY cocktail bar with exotic drinks and indulge in tropical-themed games like limbo and pineapple bowling and don’t forget the glitter station.

Toy Story Adventure:  Take a trip to infinity and beyond with a Toy Story-themed hen party! Dressing up as your favourite characters will have everyone in stitches, play Toy Story trivia games, and enjoy themed cocktails like “Buzz Lightyear Blasters” and “Woody’s Whiskey Sours.” Don’t forget to set up a photo booth with Toy Story props for memorable snapshots.

Gatsby Glamour:  Step back into the roaring 20s with a Great Gatsby-inspired hen party. Encourage your guests to dress in flapper dresses and dapper suits. Decorate with gold and black accents, feathers, and art deco motifs, whilst enjoying champagne towers and jazz music.

Hen Fest Extravaganza:  Create your very own music festival with a Hen Fest-themed party. Set up tents, decorate with flower crowns and festival flags, and enjoy live music or a DIY karaoke stage. Serve up festival-inspired food and drinks and enjoy the outdoors with lawn games and camping vibes.

Game of Thrones:  Dress as your favourite characters, participate in Westeros-inspired games and challenges, and enjoy themed cocktails like “Dragon’s Breath” and “White Walker Whiskey.” Set up a photo booth with Iron Throne props for epic snapshots.

Alice in Wonderland:   Fall down the rabbit hole with an Alice in Wonderland-themed hen party!  There are some many eccentric and unique characters for you to dress up as.   Who would you choose? Alice, The White Rabbit, The Mad Hatter, The Cheshire Cat, The Queen of Hearts?  Games – Croquet with Flamingo Mallets, White Rabbit Obstacle Course, Mad Hatter’s Hat Making and don’t forget the Mad Hatters Tea Party.

Gangster Girl Gathering:  Go back in time to the roaring twenties with a gangster-themed hen party! Dress in flapper dresses and pinstripe suits, play casino games like poker and blackjack, and enjoy prohibition-era cocktails.

Something that begins with:  Give your party goers a bit more flexibility with this theme, where everyone chooses something “that begins with …..”  the bride-to-be’s chosen letter. Everyone can get imaginative with this budget friendly theme.

Vintage Tea Party:  Transport your guests to an elegant era with a vintage tea party theme. Decorate with delicate china, lace tablecloths, and floral arrangements. Serve a selection of finger sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and jam, and an assortment of teas. Add a touch of nostalgia with vintage games like croquet or a hat-making station.

Disney:  Let your inner child shine with a Disney-themed hen party! Dress as your favourite Disney characters, sing along to classic Disney songs, and indulge in themed cocktails and treats. Set up a Disney movie marathon and enjoy a night filled with magic and nostalgia.

Hollywood Glamour:  Roll out the red carpet and embrace the glitz and glam of Hollywood for your hen party. Encourage guests to dress as their favourite movie stars or in classic black-tie attire. Set up a photo booth with props inspired by iconic films and serve cocktails named after famous celebrities. Finish the night with a movie marathon of chick flicks or classic Hollywood films.

Around the World Adventure: Take your guests on a journey around the world without leaving the party venue. Decorate each area with a different country theme, from vibrant Mexican fiesta to elegant Parisian soirée. Serve a variety of international cuisines and drinks, and entertain guests with cultural activities like salsa dancing, Bollywood dance lessons, or Japanese origami workshops.

Festival Frenzy:  Capture the spirit of a music festival with a fun and vibrant hen party theme. Deck out your venue with colourful bunting, flower crowns, and boho-inspired decor. Set up DIY stations for festival essentials like face painting, flower crown making, and temporary tattoos. Create a playlist of your favourite festival anthems and dance the night away under a canopy of fairy lights.

Witches and Wizards Whirlwind:  Cast a spell with a witches and wizards-themed hen party! Dress in mystical attire, brew potions, and participate in magical activities like wand making and spell casting. Enjoy themed cocktails like “Witch’s Brew” and “Wizard’s Whiskey” and embrace the enchantment of the night.

Granny Rave:  Turn back time with a granny rave-themed hen party! Dress in eccentric outfits – head scarves, thick white tights and a large bag for granny bashing.  Dance to old-school rave tunes, and enjoy nostalgic activities like bingo and knitting. Serve up retro cocktails and embrace the quirky vibes of a granny rave revival.

Circus Extravaganza:  Run away to the circus with a circus-themed hen party! Dress in circus attire like ringmasters and clowns, enjoy circus performances and games. Think of juggling, ring tossing, low tightrope walking or even a coconut shy stand and don’t forget some carnival treats like popcorn and cotton candy.

Pirates:  Set sail for adventure with a pirate-themed hen party! Dress in pirate attire, enjoy pirate-themed games and challenges – treasure hunt, Walk the plank whilst enjoying rum cocktails and seafood delights.

Moulin Rouge:  You can really go to town with a Moulin Rouge-themed hen party! Dress in glamorous cabaret attire – Black and Gold Corsets and Bustiers, feather boas and swanky shawls, fishnet stockings and garters and lace-timmed gloves, top hats and fascinators – can-can dancing and indulge in French cuisine and cocktails.

Under the Sea:  Dive into an oceanic adventure with an under the sea-themed hen party! Dress as mermaids and sea creatures, decorate with shells and blue hues, and enjoy seafood dishes and ocean-inspired cocktails.

The Ultimate Hen Party Guide Bristol – The Best Places to go -Activities|Clubs|Restaurants|updated 2024

Hen Party Bristol Activity Guide

Hen Party Activities Bristol

Experience the Ultimate Hen Party or Girls Weekend in Bristol: A Comprehensive Guide with 50+ Exciting Ideas

If you’re planning a memorable Hen Party or Girls weekend away in Bristol, look no further! We’ve put together the ultimate guide to ensure you have an unforgettable time in this vibrant city. With over 50 ideas of what to do and where to go, we’ve got you covered from dawn till dusk. From nightclubs to delightful dining options, indulgent afternoon tea to thrilling activities, we’ve handpicked the best experiences Bristol has to offer. Plus, we’ve even included fantastic mobile “in-house” activities that you can book at your Hen Party Accommodation, ranging from shoe customization to caterers, cocktail classes,  life drawing, candle making to so much more!

Bristol, a city brimming with possibilities, promises endless excitement. There’s never a dull moment here; the city buzzes day and night, offering a wide array of attractions and experiences to enjoy. Whether you’re captivated by the vibrant Harbourside, enticed by the vast shopping center, tempted by delectable restaurants, or seeking unforgettable nightlife, Bristol has it all. The diverse selection in this guide is specially curated to cater to groups of 10 or more, ensuring everyone in your party has an incredible time.

Nightclubs  –  Cocktail Classes/Gin Tasting /Bottomless Brunches – Restuarants – Afternoon Tea  –  Fun Activities  –  Hen Party House Entertainment

Nightclubs

Pryzm the biggest Night Club in Bristol

PRYZM is a modern, state of the art, stylish night club, close to the harbourside.  A modern-day coliseum consisting of 3 club arenas, luxurious VIP suites and the ultimate chic and sexy bar experience, containing bespoke designer furnishings with a modern twist. With all the biggest brand premium spirits, champagne and prosecco available plus plenty of tasty cocktails and shots to choose from along with some of the best DJs and PAs around, there’s simply no better venue to spend you the evening with friends. PRYZM offers an amazing combination of excitement, atmosphere, elegance and opulence alongside world-class entertainment and service standards. Book your hen party and enjoy the VIP treatment you ladies deserve plus the ultimate clubbing experience you want, all rolled into one for a  truly amazing night out.

Hen Party at Pryzm Night Club Bristol

Popworld

Dance until the early hours in this popular thriving nightclub in the heart of the City Centre.  They play the best and biggest songs from the 80’s, 90’s and upwards.   This colourful venue has bookable booths for your VIP experience, with table service throughout the evening.  So, whether you are planning a night out with the girls, birthday party or hen party this will be a great place to celebrate.  Get the party started with a few Popworld sharer Cocktails or something else from the array of drinks available.  Check out the Website for more information.

Hen Party at Popworld Nightclub Bristol

Coyote Ugly

Hen Party Brunch Bristol Coyote Ugly

Welcome to the most famous bar on the planet! Coyote Ugly Bristol isn’t about sophistication; it’s about letting loose, going wild, and living your best life. With a Hollywood blockbuster filmed here, it’s a spot where memories are made. Perfect for a hen party Bottomless Brunch, it’s a place to party like there’s no tomorrow. Say goodbye to sophistication and hello to fun-filled madness. If you’re ready to join the craziness, they’ll ensure your experience is unforgettable. Get ready to let down your hair, dance the night away, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Lola Lo Nightclub

Another one of Bristol’s popular nightclubs is this intimate Tiki-themed nightclub, spend the evening in this colourful nightclub giving you the feeling of being on holiday with their feature bamboo styled bar, impressive lamplit interior, colourful neon lights and decor and superb cocktails.  Get into the spirit and take some selfies at the dressing up box. Playing a mix of music including cheesy and eclectic pool party-worthy dance tunes, this is a great place to party.  Book a Tiki Style Cocktail making Masterclass, learn how to create a selection of bespoke cocktails with the added Lola Lo twist.  Classes last for 2 hours and prices start from £28.95 per person.  Or just book a VIP booth and get your name on the guest list.

Lola Lo Bristol Nightclub

Tonight Josephine

Tonight Josephine Bottomless Brunch

Tonight Josephine’s is renowned for curated events, unparalleled happy hours, and extravagant brunches, Josephine’s embodies the height of classy partying.  You can expect opulent interiors, bespoke signage, and ample opportunities for your social media selfies.

As the premier destination for celebrations, including birthdays and hen parties, guests can anticipate an evening of elevated indulgence. So, wear your finest attire, savour a signature Shim Shimmer cocktail, and prepare for an unforgettable night of fun, laughter and frolics with your friends!

Blame Gloria

Hen Party at Blame Gloria Bristol

Located in the heart of Bristol, Blame Gloria Cocktail Bar offers a beautifully decorated space and a carefully chosen menu of cocktails. Perfect for fun Hen and Birthday Parties, guests can enjoy their favourite drinks while soaking in Gloria’s legendary atmosphere.

Known for her wild parties and memorable encounters with music icons like Bowie and Hendrix, Gloria’s influence can be felt through her special drinks and lively vibe. With Happy Hour deals and a playlist spanning from The Beatles to Lady Gaga, visitors can expect a fun-filled night of dancing and enjoyment at Gloria’s bar.

The Old Market Assembly

A great place to spend the evening, with live music every weekend.  Its aim is to create an environment where culture, food, drink and music and events connect people from all walks of life.  You can book a table for food and then dance the night away from 10.30 pm into the early hours. 

At The Old Market Assembly you can enjoy a wide variety of music usually on Friday and Saturday nights, from local up and coming bands and anything from cabaret, drag queen acts, to club music and Northern Soul nights.

Old Market Assembly Rooms Bristol

Thekla - Harbourside

Thekla is a world-famous, award-winning live music venue and club space.  It was originally a floating art gallery and theatre brought to the Mud Dock area back in 1982.  In the early 90’s it was transformed into a nightclub, providing performance for Bands such as Massive Attack and Bristol’s Drum and Bass scene.  It regularly has live gigs and is a firm favourite for dancing.  This is a club that may not appeal to everyone, we would suggest checking what’s on before you go. Find out More.

Thelka Nightclub Bristol

Cocktails, Gin Tasting and Bottomless Brunch or Dinner

Flight Club

Flight Club Darts Bristol offers a very unique and lively venue for a hen party Bottomless Brunch. Combining darts heritage with fairground excitement, the decor exudes British pub warmth with a nod to Bristol’s charm.  You compete against each other over 8 round of different games, Donkey Derby, Quack Shots, Snakes and Ladders, Killer it’s so much fun!

With Prosecco, bottomless pizza, and Social Darts sampler, guests are in for a treat.   Spend half your time perfecting throws and the other half toasting champions. Each guest gets a whole bottle of Prosecco and delicious pizza paddles, with complimentary orange juice for mimosas. It’s the ultimate fun-filled brunch experience!  Booking well in advance is a must, it really is as good as everyone says it is. 

Flight Club Darts Hen Party Activity

Zerodegrees

Set in a historic building, an old tram shed, right in the heart of the great city you will find this stunning restored Building.  It has three spacious outdoor terraces to make the most of the summer sunshine and relaxed atmospheric interior.  This much loved, marvellous microbrewery, brews its own beer and services deliciously tasty locally sourced food and fabulous cocktails. Zerodegrees serves quality tasty food and has an extensive range of all of your favourite Cocktails, at very reasonable prices.  A great place to start your evening out.  Find out more on the Website.

Cosy Club

A grand venue in the centre of Bristol.  Cosy Club is a really stylish bar with a restaurant at the back.  It was formerly a bank and has retained all of its character features, with its very elegant and grand high ceilings with an awe-inspiring domed roof and marble flooring.  This smart and sophisticated bar makes for a super start to any evening. Serving Brunch, Lunch and Tasty Tapas and Dinner.  They have a massive range of Cocktails.  Check out their Menus.

Magic, Food and Music at Smoke and Mirrors

A bar with its own Magic Theatre featuring Close up Magic, Live Music, Stand Up Comedy, Burlesque, Comedy and Magic Shows with inhouse Magicians. Expect to be entertained in the cosy bar with close-up magic from the minute you enter the door.  

Smoke and Mirrors also run Cocktail and Magic Masterclasses.  You can learn how to make up to 3 classic cocktails.  Classes are run every Saturday from 3 pm to 5 pm and you can not only learn how to make your favourite cocktails, they also teach you some magic tricks so that you can talk away feeling accomplished from your new skills.  Booking well in advance is essential.  Something quite unique and different for you to enjoy on your girls night out.

Las Iguanas - Harbourside

Looking for a lively and memorable location to host your hen party brunch? Look no further than Las Iguanas Bristol Harbourside! This vibrant restaurant is awash with color and ultimate Bristol energy.  Situated between the water and Millennium Square, Harbourside Las Iguanas is the perfect spot for lunch  and at night it comes alive with real Latin spirit.

Inside, your senses will immediately spring to life with Latin American vibes and fresh, delicious food. During Happy Hour, you can enjoy 2-for-1 cocktails all day, every day! But the real highlight? Two hours of Bottomless Brunch with unlimited cocktails, mocktails, beer, bubbles, and spirits.

Las Iguanas Bristol Harbourside is the perfect choice for a hen party brunch, with its stunning waterfront view and lively atmosphere. 

Za Za Bazaar – multi-cuisine buffet restaurant

Located right on the Harbourside this restaurant is a world banquet and bar.  An “all you can eat” restaurant where you can feast on food for all around the world.  Once inside this enormous venue, you feel like you’ve been transported into another world, with big neon lights and a theatrical feeling. This is a self-service venue and has specialist chiefs for each type of cuisine. 

A great opportunity to try something you may not normally order in a restaurant.  The food choice is huge, food from – Far East, China, Italy, India, Thailand, Mexico and Great Britain Classics.

This amazing venue also has a downstairs bar, with plenty of seating and Live Bands on Fridays and Saturdays making it for a great place to get you warmed up before going to a nightclub.

Check out the Website to make a booking

Turtle Bay - Board Quay

Looking for a lively and fun-filled hen party experience? Turtle Bay Bristol Broad Quay offers a bottomless brunch menu that is the perfect way to kick off celebrations with a bang.

For two hours, guests can enjoy unlimited drinks, including Turtle Bay’s famous rum punch, Prosecco, cocktails, fizz, red stripe, mocktails and soft drinks, while indulging in mouthwatering brunch dishes. The menu includes classic full English breakfasts and Caribbean-inspired dishes like jerk bacon and eggs, catering to everyone’s taste buds.

The vibrant and colorful atmosphere provides the perfect backdrop for hen party photos, and the friendly staff ensures that every guest has a fantastic time from start to finish. To experience this unique hen party celebration, book a bottomless brunch at Turtle Bay Bristol Broad Quay today.

Fish and Chips Trip aboard "The Matthew"

Gather your friends, family, or colleagues and climb aboard The Matthew ship for a truly unique dining experience! Indulge in a traditional fish and chips meal (with other options available) while taking in the stunning views of the harbour and passing by the iconic SS Great Britain along the way.

This reconstructed ship has been modernised to comply with safety regulations, making it both safe and breathtaking. Plus, with local pirates providing entertainment, you’re sure to have a memorable time. Don’t miss out on this two-hour adventure – book your group trip now and enjoy an unforgettable experience together!

Best Places to go for Afternoon Tea for a Hen Party in Bristol

Afternoon Tea in a Unique Cakery

Vintage Birdcage Cakery is a really beautifully decorated café and is very popular for Afternoon Tea.  Afternoon Tea consists of a variety of freshly made sandwiches, wraps and mini quiches, coleslaw and crisps together with a selection of homemade cakes, mini scones, clotted cream and jam. 

This very popular café is a little gem with a unique personality.  They pay great attention to detail the staff are really friendly and everybody talks about their amazing food which caters for all dietary needs.  Contact them with your requirements.

They also serve breakfasts, lunch – loaded jacket potatoes, salads, sandwiches, paninis, toasties, baguettes, bespoke homemade cakes, cream tea, milkshakes etc including a children’s menu, the list goes on and caters for everyone.  Open every day until 4.30 pm apart from Sunday when it closes at 3 pm.   This is situated right next to the lovely Kingsgate Park, if you fancy having a stroll and burning off some calories afterwards.

Old Down Country Estate

Old Down Country Park is set within 66 acres of breath-taking countryside, with beautiful views and gardens.  Offering lots of outdoor space to relax in and also their very popular, generously sized afternoon teas.

Afternoon tea is served in the beautifully restored cosy barn café, with a selection of savoury sandwiches, homemade pork pies, scotch eggs, scones with cream & jam, homemade cakes, chocolate covered strawberries, crisps and pots of tea. Visit the Website to make a booking. 

The River Lounge

With beautiful views of the harbourside, this is a fabulous place for Afternoon tea.  Set in a lofty conservatory-style space River Grille has an elegant light and airy, spacious dining room with a relaxed and informal ambience.  Afternoon tea consists of freshly made finger sandwiches, homemade cakes, pastries and a selection of fine teas. They also have a full menu and boast about their spectacular steaks and perfectly cooked fish from their award-winning chef.

Visit the Website for more information.

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Lane 7 - Bowling, Pool, Arcade Games, Darts and more

Activity ideas for your Hen Party in Bristol

Lane 7 Bristol Hen Party Activity Bristol

Darts with a Difference

Lane 7 Bristol, situated by the Harbour on Millennium Promenade, is more than just bowling—it’s an adventure hub for hen parties. From shooting pods to augmented dart booths, beer pong to retro arcades, and shuffleboards to pool, it’s a playground for gaming enthusiasts. Catering to groups of 14 to 400, it’s perfect for private bookings. Indulge in Fat Hippo’s delectable burgers and sides.

With a plethora of arcade and bar games, it’s a haven for fun-seekers. Whether bowling strikes or sinking shots, Lane 7 Bristol guarantees a memorable experience for every taste, complete with spacious settings and delicious dining options.  You really need to visit their Website to see the many options available.

Pole Dancing

Have a bit of sassy fun with a 2-hour pole dancing class at 360 Pole Dancing Bristol.  Classes are held at a glamorous dedicated, mirrored dance studio in Bedminster Bristol. Learn some of the sexiest moves and poses including “The Wrap Around”, “The Fireman”, “The Back Slide” and “Body Wave”.  Learn how to make a big entrance.  Don’t worry if you don’t have any experience everyone will be able to learn something.  Feather Boas props are available to use on the day.

Make sure you take your camera and high heels for those sexy photo opportunities.  Enjoy a bottle of pink bubbly, a special gift for the bride and sweeties to keep your energy up.   Hen Parties on Saturday’s start from 11 am, 1.30 pm or 4 pm.  Visit the Website for more information.

West Country Games

West Country Games Bristol Hen Party Activities Guide

Fancy a hilarious group activity to top your Bristol weekend?      West Country Games offers an hilarious day out! Take part in 9 different crazy west country themed games, and compete against your friends to win an exclusive prize. You’ll be whacking, wobbling, leaping and catapulting as you take on games such as the West Country Wipeout, the Gladiator style Pitchfork Pugel Duel and the bungee Cider Run.  You don’t need to worry about the weather either as you can have use of their indoor activity centre between November and February.

Suitable for all abilities, they offer a fantastic day out where you won’t stop laughing! You will be guided around by your own Activity Host who will take free photos of your group and keep score for that all important prize! There’s even a special surprise game for the hen/birthday person! 

Sessions run every Saturday at 10:30am and 1:30pm

Mention Bury Hill Farm for a special discount when you book on their Website.

Clay Shooting / Archery / Rifle Shooting

Be adventurous and book a session with Bristol Clay Shooting.  Where events are tailored to your requirements.  They have plenty of options from all day, half-day or even just a few hours of shooting and they supply everything needed.

Your day will start with a safety talk and briefing from their professional CPSA qualified coach. You will learn how to safely handle a shotgun and everything you need to know about cartridges, shooting and target types.  Then you will split into smaller groups, each with your own instructor who will show you how to shoot the clays.  Bristol Clay Shooting also provides Archery and Air rifles to make your day even more interesting.  Prices start from £35 per person, contact them via their Website for a tailor-made package.

Bristol Clay Shoot Hen Party Activity

Par 59

Hen Party Activities Bristol Crazy Golf at Par59

Nestled along Millennium Promenade lies Par 59 Bristol, a hub of excitement for hen parties.  With four interactive darts oches and two mini golf courses, Par 59 invites guests to indulge their competitive spirits.  Dive into the Fairground course for an amazing journey through carnival-inspired obstacles, or opt for the Arcade course, a nostalgic nod to retro gaming.   Whether chasing victory on the greens or reliving arcade classics, Par 59 promises a hen party filled with laughter and friendly competition.  You can also enjoy delectable bites from the independent kitchen, Dirty Birdie, it’s an ideal space for casual dining and mingling.  Booking is recommended.

Wine Tasting Experience

Wine Tasting Bristol Hen Party Activity

Discover how wine is made at Wine Unearthed, how it affects what you see, smell and taste in your glass. Understand the differences in how white wine, red wine and rose are made.  Taste and compare wines side by side to really see the differences in styles.  Compare oaked and unoaked white wines – How are ‘unoaked’ wines made and what does ‘oaked’ really mean?  Learn how Sparkling wine is made – what gives the wine it’s fizz and why does Champagne differ from Prosecco, Cava etc.

A full Wine-Tasting Experience day, lasting for 5 hours – tasting, learning and talking about wine including a delicious 3 course wine matching lunch.  Everything is included and you’ll leave with a ‘World of Wine’ or ‘Vine to Wine’ course book, your wine-tasting notebook, and most importantly increased confidence and a smile on your face!  Visit the Website for more information.

Something you probably haven’t thought of – Inland Surfing

Why not try the newest attraction in Bristol?   Inland surfing at The Wave.  Enjoy a 2 hour session with a lesson at the amazing 180 metres long surfing lake.  Everything needed will be provided, including wetsuits, boots and board.   There is also a clubhouse serving delicious food and surf shop.  If not all of the group fancies surfing, spectators are welcome for a small fee, to just sit relax and watch all the action.

Such a great experience to enjoy in Bristol.   Booking well in advance is essential.  Visit the Website  for more information.  Open every day of the year, except Christmas day.

The Wave Surfing Bristol

Axe Throwing, Paint Ball, Quad Biking and more

Looking for an unforgettable Hen Party Activity? Look no further! Max Events, has a purpose-built centre in Bristol and offers tailor-made experiences for an action-packed getaway. With over 20 years of event planning expertise, they ensure your celebration is nothing short of amazing.

Choose from a great range of activities including Rage Buggies, Quad Biking, Hovercraft, Crossbow, Painball and more! Don’t see what you want? They’ll make it happen with their extensive UK connections. Let them handle the details, so all you need to worry about is enjoying yourselves!   Visit their Website for more information.

Quad Biking Hen Party Bristol

A Booze Cruise

Booze Cruise Hen Party

Bristol Ferry boats offer a variety of options to see the City from a different viewpoint.  Take a trip around the harbour on one of their, fully licensed, iconic Blue and Yellow Ferry Boats. 

Packages include – trips along the dockside pubs and bars – where you have the opportunity to hop on and off of the boat or you can organise Vintage Tea Parties, Bubbly Breakfast or you can create your own bespoke party with them. 

Daily Cruises are also on offer and can be booked in advance, trips last from 2 to 3 ½ hours.  Trips range from Sundown Sailing, Brunel’s Tour, Avon Gorge Trip, Friday trips with to venue with live music and Sunday Riverside Roast trips.   Website

Go-Karting Bristol

Bristol Go Karting Fishponds

If you’re searching for an exciting destination to unleash your inner speed demon with your friends, look no further than Absolutely Karting Bristol! Brace yourself for an adrenaline-fueled experience like no other as you conquer one of the longest indoor go-karting tracks in the South West. Spanning an impressive 1,000 meters, this track is packed with thrilling twists and turns that will have your heart racing. Get ready to rev up the engine and zoom towards speeds of up to 45mph on their top-notch Sodi GT5 karts.

Feeling a bit peckish after all that excitement? They’ve got you covered with their snack bar, serving delicious pizzas and refreshing drinks to refuel your energy.  Booking details – https://absolutely-karting.co.uk/group-karting/

Fun Themed Dance Class

Hen Party Dance Class Bristol

Bounce Studios provides the perfect activity for any get together! They offer a personal, stress-free, and friendly service, guaranteeing to make every hen dance party a relaxed and fun affair. They also takes care of sorting the venue, instructor, and music, so attendees simply need to turn up ready to boogie!

Their dance party classes are specifically tailored for celebrations, and their welcoming instructors have taught people of all abilities, ages, and experience levels. Bounce Studios focuses on injecting the fun element into every dance party, ensuring that every VIP attendee enjoys themselves and may even learn a routine that can be performed at the wedding reception (for those brave enough!).

Hen Party classes to choose from– Salsa & Latin – Line Dancing – Girl Band – Spice Girls Hen – 50’s Swing Dance – Cheerleading – Single Ladies – Dirty Dancing – 80’s Hen – Charleston – Grease – Bollywood Hen – Burlesque and so much more!

Contact Bounce Studios for you to arrange a booking.

Locked in a Room

Locked in a Room Bristol Hen Party Activity

A live escape room experience. Participants are locked in a room with a series of tests, puzzles and clues that combined, allow the unlocking of the room’s mystery and hopefully a successful escape, challenging you every step of the way.  Once the door slams, you’ll need to quickly figure out what lies ahead of you and ensure you have the best-laid plans in order. You’ll need to collect clues, solve riddles and think outside the box in order to escape in time. Teamwork is key!

You will find yourself submerged into a new world in the heavily themed rooms, there are three to choose from!  And be taken on a journey through the world of science and time travel.  Faced with non-physical, yet exhilarating, challenges, cryptic clues, tests and puzzles which are aimed at stretching the usual thought processes.  Booked your great escape Now!

WaterPark Fun

Hen Party Activities at West Country Waterpark Bristol

West Country Water Park, the ultimate activity for an action-packed activity for your hen party weekend near Bury Hill Farm! Just a short 10-minute drive away.

Get ready for an unforgettable adventure, choose from the grand aqua course, paddleboard across the serene waters, windsurfing, kayak amidst picturesque views or enjoy heart-pounding waterskiing and jet-skiing thrills.

With a dedicated party host by your side, you’ll feel supported and have a blast throughout your day and when it’s time to refuel, pop in the onsite restaurant where they serve up mouthwatering dishes amidst stunning lake views.

At West Country Water Park, they guarantee an extraordinary hen party experience filled with laughter, camaraderie, and cherished memories. So gather your ladies, escape to Bury Hill Farm, and embark on a water-filled journey that will leave you buzzing with excitement.   Visit the Website for more details or read our full blog post HERE.

Pottery Class – 3 hour session

Pottery Class for Hen Party Bristol

Pottery Shed Studio, allows you to make your own pottery in a relaxed atmosphere with professional help and guidance.  Using a unique building method you can make your own hand built salad bowl.  All oven, microwave and dishwasher safe. The only thing that will limit you will be your imagination.  Enjoy a 3 hour taster session full of fun and laughter as you create your own special creation. Contact Brenda to discuss your ideas and requirements.  They are just a 5 minute drive from our Holiday Cottage.

Check our availability for a 2 night (minimum) stay

Not going out? Bring the Entertainment to your Hen Party House

Yoga Hen Party

Yoga Hen Party Weekend Bristol

Are you looking for the perfect way to relax, unwind and have fun with your friends during your hen party?   Hen Party Yoga offers a unique and unforgettable experience that will leave everyone feeling refreshed and rejuvenated!

They provide a professional female instructor who will guide you through sequences that are tailored to your group’s needs, so whether you’re a beginner or a yogi, they have you covered.  They also bring the chocs and smoothies to you! 

Hen Party Yoga offers a choice of Yoga, Pilates and wellbeing classes for hen parties, birthdays and celebrationst. The Yoga classes are suitable for all levels of experience.   Visit Hen Party Yoga for more information.

Fun Dance Class

Hen Party Dance Class Bristol

Sashay Dance Fun, the ultimate destination for groups seeking themed dance classes to spice up their celebrations. Whether it’s a hen party, birthday bash, or just a day of fun with friends, Sashay Dance Fun is dedicated to spreading joy and creating lasting dancing memories.

Their 90-minute dance classes boast an array of 20 groovy themes, ensuring there’s something to suit every taste and occasion.  From Britney, Dirty Dancing, Spice Girls, Barbie, Beyonce to Salsa and everything in between.

At just £23 per person, with the added bonus of the main party person or organiser attending for free, this offers exceptional value.  So, round up your crew, slip on those dancing shoes, and get ready to sashay into a world of fun with Sashay Dance Fun. After all, life’s too short not to dance!  Contact Sashay Dance to book today!

Chocolate Making Workshops

Hen Party Bristol Chocolate Making Class

Chocolate Collective Workshops are tailored perfectly for hen parties, providing a delightful opportunity for everyone to join in and bond while mastering the craft of chocolate truffle making.

Lasting approximately 1.5 hours you will discover the secrets of mixing, piping, and moulding delicious Belgian chocolate, all while creating your own assortment of delectable truffles. The workshop combines demonstration with hands-on group work and a lively atmosphere, encouraging guests to connect over a shared experience.

Suitable for all ages and skill levels, these workshops are designed with novices in mind, ensuring a fantastic time for every member of the bridal party.  Make your hen party an unforgettable celebration filled with laughter, chocolate, and cherished memories!  Visit Chocolate Collective for more information.

Massage/Beauty Therapist

Party Pamper Angels for Hen Parties Bristol

Pamper Party Angels are a team of highly skilled, fully insured and qualified, Mobile Massage and Beauty Therapists.  Specialising in providing pamper parties in the comfort of your Hen Party Accommodation.

They are able to provide all your guests with 30-minute Massage or Beauty treatments including Facials, Pedicures, Manicures and Back, Neck and Shoulder Massages.  See their list of treatments HERE

Delightful Buffet delivered to your door

Vanilla Blue Mobile Catering Bristol

Vanilla Blue Catering offer superb buffets, delivered straight to your accommodation.

Always put together with love and attention, so you can sit back, relax and enjoy this very delicious, tasty food with the best service from a local provider.

On offer is a range of options from sandwich platters, canapes, sharing platters, finger buffets, fork buffets, grazing tables, afternoon teas and more as well as some delicious desserts.   

For more information visit the Website

Paint Party

Paint Party Bristol - Hen Party Activity

Let’s get creative on your hen do!   Create a work of art with your friends during your weekend away with The Paint Club.  Find your inner artist and don’t forget the bubbly and cocktails for this fun not too serious activity.

The Paint Club will arrange a bespoke painting experience just for you, if you have an idea of what you could all paint together, they will provide all the equipment and guide you into creating your masterpiece.   Pop them an email to find out more.

Mobile Cocktail Workshop

Hen Party Weekend Bristol

Thirsty Bee is a mobile cocktail service and experience that is designed to get the party started in a fun and interactive way.  Lasting for two hours this is an ideal activity for hen parties or birthday parties.  Your cocktail specialist will provide an in-depth explanation of how to construct your favourite cocktails, with all the equipment and glasses provided.   They also offer other experiences like Gin Tasting, Beer & Cider Tasting and Whiskey Tasting.

Visit their Website 

Buff Bubbly Butlers

Hen Party Weekend Buff Butlers Bristol

A great way to get your party started!  Your buff butler has all the skills to make your party feel relaxed whilst giving you a night to remember.

These buff and bubbly butlers are as you would expect, charming,  gorgeous and guaranteed to entertain everyone, at your hen party accommodation.

You can also choose from, cocktail classes, life drawing including all materials.   What are you waiting for, book your buff bubbly butler today!  Visit their WEBSITE for more information.

The Crafty Hen

The Crafty Hen Bristol Hen Parties

Have some fun with a Hen Party Workshop in the comfort of your Hen Party Accommodation.  The Crafty Hen is a Bristol based company with plenty of packages to choose from.  Parties for creative Brides and friends working together to create bespoke wedding day keepsakes for the big day or for a unique hen party experience, they have it all. 

Tried and tested workshops include – Flower Crown making, Ceramic Painting, Patchwork Party, Jewellery making, Fascinator making and Nipple Tassels, Bunting making, Knicker Customisation, Garter making, and many more. These are super workshops, lasting for up to 3 hours, crack open the bubbly, be inspired and get ready for lots of laughs along the way.  Check out the Website for more information.

Hot Tub Hire

Hot Tub Hire Bristol

Pepper Bells Glamping are a Bristol Company who hire out hot tubs as well as glamping tents.  They are a friendly family owned local business.

They offer luxury premium quality Canadian Swift hot tubs, which are the deepest tubs available.  Their tubs have a rigid outer shell offering greater insulation and support.

These Hot tubs are available to hire for weekends and are very affordable. Contact them for availability – Website

Personal Chef

Chef for Hen Party Self Catering

Enjoy restaurant-quality cuisine cooked in the comfort of your Self Catering Accommodation by a Professional Chef.

You can take time to relax with your friends whilst your dinner is being prepared and cooked from a bespoke menu tailored to your exact requirement and dietary needs.

Contact Green Apple Catering to discuss your requirements.

Bling up your Shoes

Hen Party Activities Bristol

Arriving with plain shoes and taking home a crystal pair, which you’ve designed yourself is a unique hen party activity idea from Rock My Shoes.  Taught by an experienced shoe designer, spend 2.5 hours customising your shoes for the big day.  Learn how to design with unlimited amounts of crystals and pearls.  Add to any style of shoes, flats, high heels or trainers.  If you’re not a shoe person, that’s not a problem you can still add some sparkle to your bag or a purse.

This is the perfect opportunity to bling up your favourite comfy shoes for the big day, it’s free for the bride to be and she will also receive a surprise crystal gift.  Check out the Website for more information.

Karaoke Hire

Karaoke Hire Bristol Hen Party Activity

Rock the night away with professional karaoke equipment supplied by Hire Karaoke.  Hire Karaoke is the number one leading karaoke supplier in the UK. Why not add that little extra to your party and hire a karaoke system and sing your heart out.  They have packages to suit all budgets and any party size.

All the equipment needed will be delivered to your hen party accommodation and with over 20,000 karaoke tracks to choose from be prepared to party well into the early hours!

All bookings are covered by a contract for peace of mind, visit.  Contact them directly to arrange your booking today.

Life Drawings

Nude Life Drawing for Hen Party Bristol

Enjoy a bit a Cheeky Fun with a Nude Life Drawing class at your accommodation with Hen Party Life Drawing.

A fun and tasteful form of entertainment that’s classier than a stripper.  Your professional model, will make you feel at ease, give you instructions and guidance throughout and all the supplies needed for you to create your masterpiece. Classic Cheeky Packages last for approx. 60 minutes and includes all art supplies, full guided instructions, group photo with the model and a keepsake branded folder to keep all of those cheeky drawings in.  Or there’s an Ultimate Cheeky Package for 90 a minute session, which includes all of the above plus extra party games and bride and with model poses for sketches.  See the Website for more information.

Holistic Therapist

Holistic Therapist Hen Party Activity Bristol

Treat yourself to relaxing spa treatments in the comfort of your accommodation, with Royall Holistics

Nicky specialises in Reflexology, Reiki, Swedish, Hot Stone and Deep Tissue Massage.  Enjoy an afternoon of treatments and relax and unwind before hitting the town for the evening.

Nicky is a very experienced and professional therapist who will tailor treatments to your needs.  She comes highly recommended and provides affordable group packages.   Visit the Website for more information.  Or call Nicky for a friendly chat 07786 407297.

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Candle Making Workshop

Candle Making Classes Bristol Hen Party Activity

Enjoy a fun and relaxing 3-hour candle making workshop in the comfort of your Hen Party Accommodation with Mount Cottage Crafts.  Learn all the basic skills of Soy Wax candle making, the difference fragrance options, wick types, how to measure wax and put fragrance and dye into candles and the best combination for the perfect creation.

Takeaway your candles for your special day or give as a perfect gift. You can choose from making one large candle with one fragrance or 3 medium candles with 2 fragrance.  All tools and equipment are provided.  Booking well in advance is essential.  Visit the Website for more information.

Professional Wine Tasting

Bristol Wine Tasting Hen Party Activity

Calling all wine and cheese lovers!  How do you fancy spending 2 hours in the company of an experienced professional wine host, with an introduction to wine tasting.  Your host will teach you lots of tips and useful information about the world of wine along the way.   Learn how to swirl and sniff, pairing cheese and other food, explaining why each pairing works.

To make this experience cost effective for groups when you contact Bristol Wine School they will direct you to a supplier and provide you with a discount code, so that you can purchase the wine and chill it yourself at your Hen Party Accommodation.  They will also provide you with details of cheese and nibbles to buy in advance ready for your wine tasting experience.

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Murder Mystery Night

Hen Party Murder Mystery

Two actors will co-ordinate events and move the plot along. Each of the guests is given a character to play for the evening.  These characters are based on all your favourite celebs.. who, have been invited to an Oscars after-show party.  Not long into the party, a dead body is discovered.  It’s up to you to uncover ‘whodunit’ over the course of an evening meal.

Anything you need to say or do will be explained on the night. The event works for between 8 and 14 guests.  The bride and groom-to-be are interwoven into the plot as integral characters! This is a massively fun event from start to finish and the whole thing lasts approx 3 hrs max. 

Contact Suzanne – suzanne.rowles@hotmail.co.uk or call 07974 436331.  Suzanne can suggest chefs or caterers for you to book for your meal.

Drag and Disorderly

Drag Queen Hen Party Bristol

If you fancy a sassy performer, bringing plenty of blue humour, dancing, singing and lots of fun and frolics.  Why not book yourself a Drag Queen.  The larger-than-life Felicity Suxwell is hilariously funny, entertaining and is sure to get your party started with a bang.

Bringing her own DJ, the music is sorted for those classic party sing-a-long songs.  This very interactive show will have everyone laughing from start to finish. Contact Felicity for more information.

Yoga

Bristol Yoga Classes Hen Party Activity

Whether it’s a Hen or Birthday Party Weekend Yoga Bristol  can offer a great class tailored to your group.  Classes can last from 60 to 90 minutes and all the equipment can be provided, including yoga mats, blocks and belts, if needed.

Gary Osborn-Clarke has been teaching Yoga since 2003, so whether you are a  regular student, a beginner or simply because you want to try something new, you will be in good hands.

Recent feedback from a Weekend Hen Party commented – We had such a great yoga session taught by Gary in the garden.  He supplied all the necessary equipment and made the class appropriate for a range of different experience levels, including total beginners.  He was really positive and friendly and made everyone feel comfortable. Would really recommend.

Visit the website for more information  https://www.yogabristol.co.uk

We hope you find all the information useful for planning your weekend stay in Bristol.

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If you are looking for somewhere to stay, we have a beautiful party house.  Sleeping 12-14 people, just 15 mins drive from Bristol. 

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