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The 6 Best UK Hen Party Packages for 2023

Updated: Jul 19, 2023

Planning the perfect hen weekend can be stressful.


Not only are there so many options to choose from, but it can also be difficult to choose the best activities for your group of friends.


We’ve put this article together to help take the hassle out of planning hen parties.


Whether you’re craving a bit of adrenaline or want to enjoy bespoke dining experiences with your closest friends, our hen packages have got you covered.

The Thrill Seeker Package


🎉 Package overview


✅ Starting from £199 per person, for a group with a minimum of 14 guests.


✅ Includes accommodation for two nights.


✅Grazing platter with local delicacies when you arrive at your accommodation.


✅ Perfect for an adventure-seeking group of friends—includes a low rope course over water at Fox Lake Adventures


✅Life drawing class


✅ £350 security deposit required.


🏠 Where you’ll stay: The Georgian Farmhouse


Key Features ✈️ 30 minutes from Edinburgh airport and city centre.


Your hen party will stay at a Georgian farmhouse in a castle estate that comfortably sleeps 14 guests, with six bedrooms and four bathrooms.


The property is on the outskirts of Edinburgh, meaning it’s close enough to go into the city for a day or night out.


It also offers several amenities to ensure everyone can enjoy themselves.


The expansive garden and fully equipped kitchen make this property ideal for hosting outdoor hen party activities.


The garden is large enough for playing hen party games, hosting meals and afternoon tea, or even having a dance party with your friends.





🥂 Hen weekend highlights


Friday


📍 Arrive and check in at the farmhouse in the afternoon where a grazing platter made up of local Scottish produce will be delivered to your door. Pop open the prosecco and enjoy catching up with friends over drinks and nibbles


🎨 Once you’ve settled in you’ll participate in a life drawing class—male model included!


🤵‍♂️ Then your model will change into his butler’s uniform to serve you and your friends drinks, play hen party games, and pose for pictures.


Saturday


🏄‍♀️ Head to Fox Lake Adventures ​​for a fun-filled afternoon of water sports in a beautiful setting - the ultimate hangover cure if you ask us!


Fox Lake is conveniently located just 20 minutes by car from the farmhouse.





🛍️ Not in the mood for watersports? You can venture into town and visit the Grassmarket.


🍾 For dinner, head over to Cold Town House for pizza, prosecco, and beer. This rooftop bar has arguably the best view of Edinburgh castle and is a favourite among locals and visitors alike.


Not only does the restaurant serve great food alongside iconic views, but Cold Town House also hosts live music events.


This is the perfect place to spend time with your closest friends while listening to music and celebrating the bride to be.





Sunday


🚗 Time to check out and head home, with many amazing memories to talk about for years to come.



The Reveller Package


🎉 Package overview


✅ Starting from £250 per person, for a minimum of 12 guests.


✅ The perfect hen weekend for a group of friends who enjoy letting their hair down and partying.


✅ Accommodation is walking distance from public transport and Edinburgh city centre.


✅ Apartments include a mix of double beds & double sofa beds


✅ Includes luxury accommodation for two nights.


✅ Security deposit of £10 per apartment is required.


🏠 Where you’ll stay: Luxury Apartments In the Heart of Edinburgh


Key Features 🚆 15-minute walk from Haymarket station. 🛩 7.6 miles from Edinburgh airport.


Located within walking distance from the city centre, these luxury apartments are perfect for a group of friends who enjoy a fun night out.


The apartments have one or two bedrooms each, but with only nine apartments in the building your hen party can easily rent out the whole place.


The apartments are within walking distance to the activities and dining experiences included in your package so no need to worry about getting guests from A to B during your weekend.


The apartments feature fully stocked kitchens, coffee machines, and styling tools such as GHD straighteners to ensure that you look and feel your best before your hen party paints the town red.




🥂 Hen weekend highlights


Friday


📍 Arrive at the luxury apartments and get settled in for the weekend—ideally by popping a few bottles of the champagne you bought with you.


🍸 Once you’re ready for the night, head off to a cocktail masterclass at one of Edinburgh’s iconic bars, Tigerlily.




💃 Once the class is over, you can explore the many glamorous bars in the area for a night filled with drinks and dancing.


Saturday


🥂 Start the day with a boozy brunch at Rabble restaurant. Choose from a selection of their continental items, followed by a signature breakfast dish, brunch cocktail, and prosecco.





🎧 Next, see the best of Edinburgh with a sightseeing tour across the city. The best part? You’ll have a silent disco at the same time!


A DJ will curate a soundtrack unique to your hen party and blast it through everyone’s headsets.


Then they will lead you through the streets of Edinburgh while you’re singing and dancing your heart out.


You can make the experience even more memorable by encouraging all the girls to get dressed up in fun outfits.


🎲 Finish the day with a selection of the fun hen party games you’ve planned back at your accommodation.


👯‍♀️ If you’re feeling adventurous, you can head back into town for another round of club hopping and a memorable Saturday night.


Sunday


🚗 Check out and head home after a weekend of non-stop partying, laughs, and fun.




The Foodie Package


🎉 Package overview


✅ Starting from £279 per person, for a minimum of 14 guests.


✅ This package is perfect for friends that love food and bespoke dining experiences.


✅ Includes accommodation for two nights.


✅ A selection of curated tasting experiences throughout the weekend


✅ A £350 security deposit is required.


🏠 Where you’ll stay: The Georgian Cottage


Key Features 🚆 Located 30 minutes from Edinburgh’s city centre. ✈️ 37 minute drive from Edinburgh airport.


The cottage included in this package is tucked away in a quiet corner of the Winton Estate, near the castle. It’s a large, self-catering house with five bedrooms and bathrooms.


The cottage also features a fully equipped kitchen and a dining room where you can host breakfast, dinner, or lunch.


You’ll also have access to the games room, mini-bar, fireplaces, and an expansive garden area—perfect for setting up hen weekend activities.




🥂 Hen weekend highlights


Friday


📍 Check in to the Georgian cottage in the late afternoon and enjoy a curated grazing platter on arrival.


🧑‍🍳 After you’ve unpacked and had time to catch up with your friends, head to the kitchen where a chef will prepare a delicious three-course meal for you.


Saturday


🍹 Enjoy a relaxing breakfast before going to the Drinks Lab for a rum and doughnut tasting session. You’ll also be able to taste the various types of rum on offer.





🎧 Once you’ve finished your tasting session, join a silent disco tour to see the sights of Edinburgh in the most unique way.


🥘 The tour ends in the middle of town—the perfect location for exploring a couple of Edinburgh’s renowned eateries like Timberyard or Noto.


You can also head to some of the city’s glamorous bars like Tigerlily or the Casablanca Cocktail Club for a night out.


Sunday


🚗 Head home in the morning after a weekend filled with foodie adventures and memories.



The Boho Bride Package


🎉 Package overview


✅ Starting from £299 per person, for a minimum of 16 guests.


✅ The perfect option for a group of friends that love to relax and spend quality time together.


✅ Package includes accommodation for the weekend.


✅ Package includes a grazing platter and a three-course meal.


✅ A £500 security deposit is required.


🏠 Where you’ll stay: 15th-Century Castle


Key Features ✈️ 15 miles from Edinburgh airport. 🚆 10 minutes from Edinburgh Waverley Station.


This grand self-catering property is close to Edinburgh for an easy commute into town, but the surrounding countryside gives it a secluded feel.


The castle is also not short on amenities to make your hen weekend extra enjoyable.




Blast music throughout the house with built-in Bluetooth speakers, entertain your guests in the games room, or have a cocktail making party in the tavern.




🥂 Hen weekend highlights


Friday


📍 Check in to your accommodation for the weekend and pop a bottle of champagne to get the party started.


🍸Make the most of the facilities on offer by creating your own cocktails in the tavern or enjoying hen party-related activities in the games room & cinema room.


💃 After you’ve had a few drinks and caught up with your friends, head into town and explore the quirky bars or restaurants for a fun night out.


We can help organise taxi’s for your group or level up and opt for a disco bus 💃


Saturday


💆 Once you’ve started the day, you’ll be treated to a wellness activity of your choice—either a fizz & flow yoga class or tarot card readings.




🍴 No need to worry about dinner after your relaxing day. Your private chef will arrive in the evening to prepare a delicious three-course meal for your hen party.


🍾 If you’re feeling up to it, you can venture into Edinburgh again for round 2!


To make it even more memorable, have your group of friends dress up in fun outfits or according to the hen weekend’s theme.


Sunday


🚗 You’ll only have to check out in the afternoon, leaving you with plenty of time to explore and soak up the last bit of your time in Edinburgh.



The Glamour Puss Package


🎉 Package overview


✅ Starting from £325 per person, for a minimum of 24 guests.


✅ The perfect weekend away for a group of friends that love to be pampered.


✅ Package includes all accommodation for the weekend.


✅ Enjoy a grazing table filled with local delicacies on arrival.


✅ Unwind with pamper parties and relaxing spa facilities from the comfort of your luxury mansion.


✅ A £750 security deposit is required.


🏠 Where you’ll stay: The Luxury Oasis


Key Features 🏘️ 3 miles from Edinburgh. 🚆 15 minute drive from Waverley train station.


This package’s hidden mansion is perfect for entertaining a big group of friends, with ten bedrooms and six social areas across the property.


Host garden parties or brunches on the expansive lawn or unwind in the movie or games room.



Spend some relaxing time with your friends and catch up while drinking a glass of champagne in the mansion’s hot tub, or visit its sauna after your pamper party.




🥂 Hen weekend highlights


Friday


📍 Arrive at your accommodation in the afternoon, where a bespoke grazing table will be set up for you to enjoy.


🥂 Make the most of your first night at the mansion by staying in and playing a few hen party games. You can also head into Edinburgh for a night out.



Saturday


🧖‍♀️ Start the day with a pamper party and choose from a variety of wellness treatments like massages or facials. You can also relax in the hot tub, steam room, or sauna on the premises.


🧑‍🍳 Spend the day unwinding before heading out for dinner. You’ll get to enjoy a three-course meal at one of Edinburgh’s most iconic cocktail bars.





🍹 After dinner, you’ll be in the perfect location to explore more of the town and even head into some of Edinburgh’s other glamorous bars.


Sunday


🚗 Spend a relaxing morning in the hot tub before checking out and heading home.




The Culture Vulture Package


🎉 Package overview


✅ Starting from £225 per person, for a minimum of 12 guests.


✅ This package is perfect for a group of friends who enjoy exploring and finding the best spots in a city or town.


✅ Includes your accommodation for two nights.


✅ Grazing platter filled with local delicacies on arrival.


✅ Enjoy immersing yourself in the vibrancy of Scotland and Edinburgh with a curated selection of culture, food, and other tourist-related activities.


✅ A £10 per apartment security deposit is required.


🏠 Where you’ll stay: Luxury Apartments In the Heart of Edinburgh


Key Features 🚆 15-minute walk from Haymarket station. 🛩 7.6 miles from Edinburgh airport.


The apartments are located in Edinburgh’s city centre, perfect for a culture-filled weekend with your hen party.


All activities included in your package are within walking distance so you don't have to worry about transport during the weekend.


Each apartment is complete with GHD straighteners, rainfall style showers, underfloor heating & a fully stocked mini bar with treats!




🥂 Hen weekend highlights


Friday


📍 Check in to the luxury apartments while enjoying a platter made up of local Scottish produce.


🥂 Make the most of your luxury accommodation and enjoy drinks, games, and catching up with your friends.


🏰 Spend the evening walking around and exploring Edinburgh. For dinner, you can pop into Cold Town House for their signature prosecco and pizza served on a rooftop terrace.


Saturday


🍸 Head off to the Edinburgh gin distillery for a guided tour and tasting.


🎧 See the sights of Edinburgh in a hilarious and adventurous way with a silent disco tour.




💃 When the tour ends, you’ll be right in the heart of the town—the perfect location for exploring the city's nightlife and dancing the evening away.


Sunday


🚗 After a busy, culture-filled weekend, check out and make your way home.




Plan the Perfect Hen Weekend with Flock


At Flock, we know how stressful it can be to plan the perfect hen weekend - especially when you have to take individual preferences into account.


Our goal is to take the hassle out of planning, helping you to find the perfect hen party package for your budget, guests, and activities.


If the packages in this guide aren’t what you’re looking for, why not let us create a bespoke hen weekend for you?


We collaborate with a curated selection of accommodation and activity partners to give you the best recommendations possible.


Get in touch with our party planning experts and book your dream hen party with Flock today.

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