10 Best Hen Party Accommodation Venues in Edinburgh
Updated: Apr 21
Your friend is about to tie the knot, and you want to make her hen night extra special. The problem is, you don't know where to begin looking for the perfect place to celebrate the soon-to-be bride's final days of singlehood. Aside from making sure that everyone important is invited, juggling schedules, and booking restaurants, finding the best location adds to your massive pile of stress.
Well, you've come to the right place. Instead of spending all your time fretting about the logistics, use it to plan, buy gifts, and make sure that everything runs perfectly. We've narrowed down all your possible options to the best hen party accommodation in Edinburgh. Read on to find out our top picks for the dreamiest and most fun locations that are sure to make your hen party unforgettable.
1) York Place Apartments
Perfect for groups who want a fabulous "girl's night in" without being too far away from Edinburgh's main attractions, such as the Edinburgh Castle and the nightlife district in George Street and Rose Street, and situated in two gorgeous Georgian townhouses, you and your girls can party as freely as you want without fear of disturbing others.
Each apartment is equipped with flat-screen TVs, DVD players, free WiFi, a private bath, and shower rooms.
From soap to other toiletries, every comfort you can think of is provided, making York Place Apartments the perfect destination for a home away from home experience.
When you feel like strutting down the streets of Edinburgh with the gals, New Town is only a five-minute walk away from the apartments. Enjoy great food, explore the different shops, and have a wild night out in the clubs.
2) Princes Street Suites
If the bride wants to have a more intimate place with her best girlfriends, Princes Street Suites is more than up to the job. Boasting chic decor, state-of-the-art amenities, and an exclusive roof terrace, you will find this luxurious apartment the best place to go home after a wild night of partying at all the clubs, pubs, and bars that Edinburgh has to offer.
Our favourite thing about this place is how affordable it is without sacrificing quality. You can also ask the 24-hour reception desk to point you to the best haunts nearby and give tips on how to get there. After all, no one knows the area better than a local.
3) Le Monde Hotel
Travel around the world without stepping foot outside Edinburgh. With 18 city-inspired bedrooms, Le Monde Hotel brings you the dark luxury of New York, the energy of sunny Los Angeles, the warmth of Rio, and the elegance of Paris.
This high-concept hotel prioritizes comfort above all else with excellent amenities such as a plasma TV, minibar, rainfall showers, luxurious toiletries, and complimentary WiFi.
The hotel also offers a brilliant cocktail masterclass. Learn the art of mixing drinks at a private bar area called the Shanghai Club. Celebrating an upcoming wedding has never been this fun and classy.
4) Tigerlily Hotel
Featuring chic and comfortable rooms, a stylish bar and a restaurant that prepares delicious meals, the Tigerlily Hotel remains one of the go-to locations for hen parties. It is incredibly close to bars and other restaurants on the main street should you and the girls want to let loose in Edinburgh.
We love the amount of thought put into the interior design to make the hotel feel open and vast. You can walk through several rooms and see that each room offers something unique and pleasing. The hotel's staff takes pride in giving you the best possible experience during your stay. Ever so helpful, they ensure that your every need is met, may it be in the form of cocktails, toiletries, or food. They also took extra measures adjusting to the pandemic and can assure guests that staying here is entirely safe.
5) Drylaw House
Experience a unique hen party set at the outskirts of Edinburgh. The DryLaw House takes you to a magical, secluded place where you can have a fun yet intimate gathering with the girls and de-stress from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Only a few miles from the heart of Edinburgh, enjoy a country weekend getaway without being too far from the city in this luxurious mansion.
The Drylaw House blends the elegance of the 1800s with the comforts of the 21st century. With two TV rooms, two well-fitted kitchens, a hot tub, and a sauna room, this gorgeous mansion knows how to spoil its guests and make sure they are having the time of their lives.
Have a cookout with the gals or play an exhilarating croquet game in the five-acre, well-manicured garden. This 10-bedroom luxury poperty can bring people together and turn any hen party into something magical.
6) The Old Mill House
Following Drylaw House's footsteps, the Old Mill House gives you the best of both worlds. Set in a secluded area at Edinburgh's outskirts, it is a 20-minute drive away from the city. If you want to have the perfect, romantic countryside experience and easily roam around the city and indulge in its comforts, the Old Mill House is the way to go.
The house has five comfortable and quaint bedrooms that can accommodate up to ten people. Set on the River Esk banks, the home boasts 3.5 acres of private gardens, making it the perfect backdrop for hen parties.
However, the house's main selling point is its outdoor hot tub, perfect for sipping cocktails as you relax in warm, bubbly waters with your friends. Simon and Nicola, the owners, are friendly and welcoming. They cater to every guest and make sure that they are as comfortable as possible.
This countryside house is one of the hidden gems of Edinburgh.
7) Greenloaning Mansion
Nothing screams hen party better than the GreenLoaning Mansion. It has been built and designed with a big group of girls in mind. Set in an acre of wooded garden in the conservation village of West Linton, the mansion can accommodate up to 16 guests.
The GreenLoaning Mansion has everything you could want for your hen party and more. It features three thermal hot tubs, a games room with a pool and poker table, a gym, and a large kitchen outfitted with two ovens. Oh, and did we forget to mention the steam cabin in the master bedroom? That's right. Easily sweat out the stress and indulge in the mansion's spa-like amenities.
Party like there's no tomorrow only at the GreenLoaning Mansion. Now that's what we call luxury.
8) The Rock House
Deemed as "the place to stay" by renowned travel magazines from Conde Nast to The Telegraph, the Rock House is one of Edinburgh's best historic mansions. Built in 1756, the house has lost neither its rich history nor its old-world elegance as it kept up in the modern world.
Located at Calton Hill's foot, the house's elevated terrace grants you breathtaking panoramic views over the city. You won't find a more captivating stay in the city other than the Rock House.
While the Rock House might be on the pricier side, we guarantee that every penny spent in this place is worth it. If you are in the mood to settle in a luxurious place without going out of the city, the Rock House is well-suited for your group.
9) The Town House Stockbridge
This charming property is located in the affluent area of Stockbridge. Stockbridge offers numerous superb bistros and pubs you and your friends can explore. The city centre is a mere 15-minute walk away.
The house itself is decorated brightly, showcasing the airiness quality of the place. It can accommodate up to eight guests and is the perfect place if you want a more close-knit and intimate hen party. The townhouse combines classic Edinburgh architecture with modern high ceilings to appear more spacious and open.
Our favourite part of the property is the private landscaped garden. You can enjoy a cup of tea and chat with your friends or take dozens of pictures against the romantic backdrop.
The Town House is near the Dean Village, Scottish National Galleries of Modern Art, and the Royal Botanic Gardens. If you want to experience the proper Edinburgh at its best, this is the place to be.
10) 15th-Century Castle
If you want to have a one-of-a-kind hen party, you should book Monkton House. Only a 30-minute drive from Edinburgh, this property is rich in history and suitable for groups looking for an adventure in a 15th-century castle.
The first floor contains a Chinese drawing-room, a library, an intricate dining room, and a recently fitted modern kitchen. The second floor comprises five bedrooms, three bathrooms, and one elegant and spacious expressionist-style bathroom in the principal bedroom.
For an authentic Scottish experience, you don't want to pass up the opportunity to stay at Monkton House.
Make Your Hen Night Extra Special
The right location can make hen nights extraordinary. However, it can also be time-consuming. With this list, we hope we can help you with which hen night accommodation in Edinburgh is suitable for you and your girlfriends.
Whether it is a private house, hotel, or luxury apartment, every soon-to-be bride deserves to be celebrated in the best way possible. Make unforgettable memories in any of these locations. We guarantee only the best of fun and adventure.