London Hen Party:
Whether you’re a maid of honour, bridesmaid, or even the bride yourself, planning a hen party can be stressful, and sometimes has to be organized with military precision in order to keep everything running smoothly throughout your hen weekend! Organizing a hen party in a city as busy and bustling as London can be tricky, as there’s so many hen party activities, places to eat, drink and dance to choose from that it’s hard to know where to begin with your hen do planning (I mean…if you’re not a Londoner, figuring out how to use the tube can be tough enough as it is!). Options like The London Eye, Sightseeing on Trafalgar Square, Madam Tussauds and other well known London sights can be great for a bit of touristy action on your London Hen, but what if you want some different hen party ideas for your weekend in London? Something for a slightly more unique hen do in the big smoke?
Well, fret no more, here at City Dance Parties, we’ve prepared a London Hen Party guide, to make planning your hen weekend in the capital city that little bit easier. We’re sharing some of our favourite hot-spots for the ultimate girly weekend away to celebrate your last night of freedom!
Where to Eat on Your London Hen Party
Kingly Court is one of London’s hidden gems. A bustling square located just off Carnaby Street, packed with trendy restaurants and bars; it’s the perfect spot to sit down and treat you and your hen party after a bit of shopping on Oxford Street! Grab some delicious peruvian tapas at Senor Cevices, or if you want to add a bit of decadance to your London hen weekend, why not splash out on some oysters and champagne for your bridal party at Wright Brothers! Perfect for a foodie hen.
3 Words: Bottomless prosecco brunch. If you want to kick off a hen weekend in London with a bang, you can’t do much better than some bottomless prosecco! Bad Egg is an american style diner in East London, near hip and trendy shoreditch, that has a delicious menu to die for. You can pick from bottomless prosecco, mimosa’s or Bloody Mary’s to go with your breakfast, all set to a soundtrack of old school hip hop, reggae and ska. A fantastic choice for a brunch in East London, but be careful not to get too carried away with the booze early on in the day; you don’t want to spoil any London hen party activities you have planned for the rest of the afternoon!
*East London Hen Party Idea!* If you’re planning an afternoon in East London, check out Dinerama in shoreditch, full of food stalls and bars. A fantastic selection for a hen do, with something for everyone! For a hungover Sunday hen party activity, why not head down to Columbia Road flower market, a stunning flower market with loads of little cafes and pubs nearby!
Duck and Waffle
If you fancy some real decadence on your London Hen Weekend, then look no further than Duck and Waffle. Located at the top of the shard, it’s real luxury dining! Panoramic views of the City of London
Afternoon tea – The Ritz, Fortnum and Mason, Soho Secret Tea Room
Afternoon tea is the perfect hen party activity for a classy London Hen Do. For a traditional, luxury afternoon tea in Central London, you can’t go far wrong with The Ritz in Green Park or Fortnum and Mason in Picadilly. If you fancy something a bit more quirky or creative for an afternoon tea in London, check out Soho Secret Tea Room. A completely secret tea room in the heart of Soho, it’s perfect for a London hen party with a difference!
If you’re on a bit more of a budget, and looking for cheaper hen party activities in London, then you can’t go wrong with Tiger Tiger, located in the heart of Leicester Square. You can grab some drinks there, do a hen party cocktail class, or even get one of our hen party dance classes booked in there!
Where To Drink on your London Hen Party
Drink, shop and do
If you’re a crafty hen and fancy a number hen party activities to be in the same spot, then Drink, Shop and Do is the place for you. You can while your afternoon away there, making fascinators, nipple tassles and underwear, with prosecco, afternoon tea and snacks, before hitting the dancefloor in the evening and dancing the night away on your London Hen Night! Located in Kings Cross, it’s great for a North London Hen Weekend.
Pure, unadulterated cheese. With a flashing dancefloor, decent happy hour and some incredible, cheesy tunes, Strawberry Moons in Picadilly is a London Hen Party Favourite. With Hen Party Packages, dancing bar staff and even a stage you can bust a move on, it’s a fantastic nightclub to dance the night away on your London Hen.
London’s Number One Spot for Drag and Cabaret Shows. If you’re looking for a hen party evening with a difference on your London Hen, then head south of the river and check out what The Vauxhall Tavern Has to offer!
If you’re heading to North London on your London Hen Weekend, then Proud Camden is a great choice for your hen party night! With Burlesque, cabaret, and the option for a sit down meal, it’s a great spot to hit up after a Burlesque Dance Class!
*Camden Hen Party Tip!*
If you’re planning on hitting up stylish Camden on your London Hen Weekend, why not grab some food at The Stables Market, a bustling street market packed with food stalls. You can take a hen party dance class at one of our Camden Dance Studios, then hit up Salsa!, a south American salsa bar in the heart of Camden, to show off your newly learned moves!
London Hen Party Activities and London Hen Weekend Ideas
Why not try a London City Treasure Hunt, to explore all the hot spots the Capital City has to offer whilst having a girly giggle?
Take a boat down the thames, and do some sightseeing in style! You could even have an afternoon tea down the thames, or an evening cruise.
Take a hen party cocktail class at some of London’s hottest cocktail bars. You’re spoilt for choice in the capital city!
Get a bit of activity into your day with a hen party dance class. Find your inner showgirl with a Burlesque Hen Party Experience, or channel your best Beyonce with a Beyonce Dance Experience.
Hit up the West End and see a show! There are so many fantastic shows to see in London, and if you look carefully you can usually find some decent offers on some West End Musicals. The perfect way to get you boogieing on your London Hen Party!
PHEW! Hopefully we’ve given you a few ideas, activities, places to eat, drink and boogie on your London Hen Party. If you have any other questions about our classes, or what recommendations we’d offer for a London Hen Do, hit us up at:
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