Activities suitable for large groups

As a group specialist we ensure our activities are suitable for groups, our average group size is 14 people.  We consider a large group to be 20 or more people and some activities work really well for bigger groups.  We’ve put together details below of some of these.

  • Wine Tasting Session

    From £ pp

    Wine cellar

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people

    Duration: 1 and a half hours or 2 hours

    Destinations available: Exeter, Bristol, Bath, Birmingham, Cheltenham, Cardiff, Manchester, Edinburgh, Leeds, London

    Example Package London:

    • One or two nights in 5* central Spa hotel in London based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the luxury spa all weekend
    • Wine tasting Session
    • 3 course meal at Grace, including club entry after dinner (private dining rooms available)
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in London

     

    Price from £169pp (Two nights from £223pp)

     

    Example Package Leeds:

    • One or two nights in 5* central Spa hotel in Leeds based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the spa & leisure facilities all weekend
    • Wine tasting Session
    • 2 course meal at a stylish restaurant
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Leeds

    Price from £165pp (Two nights from £199pp)

  • Spirit Tasting

    From £ pp

    Spirit Tasting

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations available: Bristol and Exeter

    Example package Bristol:

    • One or two nights in 4* Holland House spa city centre hotel, based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or continental breakfast
    • Full use of the spa all weekend
    • 2 course evening meal in a stylish restaurant
    • Butler in the buff at the meal to serve you drinks
    • A Spirit Tasting class in Clifton
    • Guest list night club entry
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

    Prices from £169pp (Two nights from £199pp)

     

  • Cupcakes and Cocktails

    From £ pp

    Vintage tea party

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations available: London, Manchester, Brighton and Bristol

    Example Package

    • Two nights in the chic Malmaison boutique hotel, based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • A 2 hour cupcakes decorating class with unlimited cocktails
    • 3 course meal in a private dining room on one night
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Brighton

    Price From £212pp

     

  • Horse Riding in Hyde Park

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: maximum 8 people per hack (up to sixteen riders on consecutive hours)

    Duration: 1 hour

    Destinations available: London

    Example Package

    • One or two nights in 5* central Spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the luxury spa all weekend
    • Horse Riding in Hyde Park, 1 hour hack
    • 3 course meal at Grace, including club entry after dinner (private dining rooms available)
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in London

    Price From £215pp (2 nights from £269pp)

  • Karaoke

    From £ pp

    Karaoke

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 1 hour (longer sessions are available)

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Example Package

    • Two nights in chic Hotel Seattle boutique hotel, based on two people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Treasure hunt around the centre of Brighton
    • 3 course meal in a private dining room on one night
    • 1 hours karaoke in your own private room
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Brighton

    Price From £195pp

  • Make-Up Workshops

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum – 18 people maximum

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations available: Bath

    Example Package Bath:

    • One night in 5* spa hotel in Bath based on two people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full access to the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • A 2 hour make-up lesson with complimentary organic juice and a mini treat
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bath
    Prices from £193pp
  • Perfume Making Experience

    From £ pp

    Perfume making

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 1 to 2 hours

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Other information: There is a Platinum package which has upgraded perfume sizes to 20ml and a special perfume bottle for the hen. There is also an option of including afternoon tea to this activity.

    Example Package

    • One night in a 4* central hotel based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the spa all weekend
    • Hen’s room upgraded to a Suite
    • Butlers in the buff- 1 butler for 2 hours
    • Perfume making experience including a 5ml bottle & own unique perfume
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Cardiff

     

    Price from £141pp

  • Ice Bar London

    From £ pp

    Ice Bar London with Orchid City & Spa

    Minimum / Max group size: No minimum or maximum group size

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Destinations available: London

    Example Package

    • One or two nights in 5* central Spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the luxury spa all weekend
    • Ice Bar Session inc. welcome drink
    • 3 course meal at a choice of restaurants e.g. Sway, including club entry after dinner
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in London

     

    Price From £159pp (2 nights £213pp)

  • Karaoke and Cocktail Masterclass

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: approximately 2 and a half hours

    Destinations available: Brighton, Cardiff, Leeds, Manchester and London

    Example Package

    • Two nights in 4* Spa hotel based on 2 people sharing a room
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • 2 course meal in stylish restaurant
    • 1 hour of VIP Karaoke and a Cocktail Masterclass
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Leeds

    Price From £185pp

  • Music Video Experience

    From £ pp

    Music Video Expereince

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 3 hours (there are options to extend this activity to 4 hours)

    Destinations available: Bath, Cheltenham, Bristol, Cardiff, and London.

    Other information: The music video experience is available with a makeover as a add on

    Example Package

    • Two nights in 4* central spa hotel based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the spa all weekend
    • A 3 hour music video experience including a dance class, filming time ,bubbly and a DVD to keep
    • 2 course meal in stylish restaurant in Cardiff
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Cardiff

     

    Price from £187pp

     

  • Cookery Class

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people

    Duration: Approximately 2 hours (dependant on group size)

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Example Package

    • One / Two nights in 4* Harbourside Spa hotel based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • A 2 hour cookery class
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

    Prices from £143pp (2 nights from £173pp)

  • Glass Painting Workshop

    From £ pp

    Glass Painting Workshop

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations: Nationwide

     

    Example Package

    • One night in Magdalen Chapter in Exeter based on two people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • A glass painting craft workshop
    • A 3 course meal in a private dining room
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Exeter

     

    Price from £167pp

  • Gin Tasting Afternoon Tea

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: Minimum 8 people

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations available: Bath, Bristol, York

     

    Example Package:

    • Two nights in a boutique hotel in Bath based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Gin tasting with afternoon tea
    • Guest list nightclub entry to Circo
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bath

    Price from £215pp

     

  • Group Dinner

    From £ pp

    Town & Country Packages with Orchid City & Spa

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: Approximately 2 hours

    Destinations available: All (Nationwide)

    Other information: Private dining options are also available for all locations.

     

    Example Packages

    • One night in a 4* central boutique hotel based on 2 people sharing a room
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Private Dance lesson (choice of styles, 80’s, Burlesque, Dirty Dancing, Charleston, and many more)
    • 2 course meal in stylish restaurant
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Leeds

     

    Price From £155pp

  • West End Stage Experience

    From £ pp

    London Stage Expereince

    This package is no longer available.

  • Vintage Dance Class & Cocktail Masterclass

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 3 hours

    Destinations available: Bristol, Bath, Cheltenham and Cardiff

     

    Example Package Bristol:

    • One or two nights in 4* centrally located hotel based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Vintage cocktail making master class & Charleston dance lesson – 3 hours
    • 2 course evening meal in a stylish restaurant
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

    Price From £145pp (two nights from £179pp)

     

    Example Package Cardiff:

    • One or two nights in 4* centrally located hotel based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Vintage cocktail making master class & Charleston dance lesson – 3 hours
    • 2 course evening meal in a stylish restaurant
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Cardiff

    Price From £145pp (two nights from £179pp)

  • Cocktail Class

    From £ pp

    Hen weekends in Cheltenham: Malmaison Hotel in Cheltenham

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 1.5 hours (allow 2 hours to drink all the cocktails)

    Destinations available: All

    Other information: Non-alcoholic cocktails can be made on request. Butler’s in the buff can be added to the class in some locations.

     

    Example Package:

     

    • Two nights in 4* Harbourside Holland House Spa hotel in Bristol based on two people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full access to the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • Cocktail making master class
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

     

    Price from £159pp

  • Punting

    From £ pp

    Punting

    Minimum group size: 8 people

    Duration: normally 1 hour

    Destinations available: Bath, Oxford & Cambridge

    Other information: Want to spice things up a bit? Try punting with Pimms or picnics, champagne & strawberries, cocktails, afternoon tea, you name it!

    Example Package Bath:

    • One night in 5* Macdonald Bath Spa Hotel based on two people sharing
    • Full Breakfast
    • Full access to the spa all weekend
    • Punting on the River Avon
    • Private treasure hunt around the centre of Bath
    • 2 course evening meal
    • Guest list entry to Circo
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bath

    Price from £219pp

     

    Example Package Oxford:

    • One night in 4* Oxford Spires spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Full Breakfast
    • Full access to the spa all weekend
    • Champagne chauffeured punting on the river – 30 mins
    • 2 course evening meal
    • Guest list entry
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Oxford

    Price from £159pp

  • Murder Mystery

    From £ pp

    Murder Mystery

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 4 hours

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Example Package:

    • One night in 4* Harbourside Holland House Spa hotel in Bristol based on two people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full access to the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • Murder mystery evening inc. 3 course meal and welcome drink
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

    Price from £179pp

  • River Cruise

    From £ pp

    River cruise

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum or maximum group size

    Duration: typically 2 hours or can be arranged for longer

    Destinations available: Bristol, Bournmouth and Bath

    Other information: For a special treat why not add a couple bottles of bubbly to the cruise. In Bath luxury picnic hampers can be arranged.

     

    Example Package Bristol:

    • One or two nights in 4* centrally located hotel based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • A glass of bubbly on arrival at the hotel
    • Treasure hunt around the centre of Bristol
    • Harbour cruise – 2 hours on your own private boat with a bar on board
    • Guest list club entry
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

    Price from £139pp (Two nights from £189pp)

     

    Example Package Bath:

    • One or two nights in 5* spa hotel in Bath based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • A glass of bubbly on arrival at the hotel
    • Treasure hunt around the centre of Bath
    • Narrow boat cruise along the river
    • Guest list club entry
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

    Price from £228pp (Two nights from £355pp)

  • Horse Riding

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum and maximum group size varies depending on location

    Duration: typically 1 hour (longer hacks can be arranged)

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Example Package

     

    • Two nights in 4* Harbourside Holland House Spa hotel in Bristol based on two people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full access to the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • Horse Riding – 1 hour hack
    • 2 course meal in stylish restaurant
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

     

    Price from £179pp

  • Aerial Fitness & Acrobatics

    From £ pp

    Flying Fantastic Aerial Fitness Orchid City & Spa

    Duration:  normally 90 minute classes

    Destinations available: London

    Classes available:  Aerial Silks, Aerial Hoop, Static Trapeze, Aerial Slings, Aerial Straps, Corde Lisse, Conditioning & Flexibility, Aerial Yoga & Wellbeing and more!

     

    Example Package London:

    • One/Two nights in 5* central Spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the luxury spa all weekend
    • A 90 minute aerial workshop with Flying Fantastic (options include aerial yoga, aerial silks, aerial hoop to name but a few!)
    • 2 course meal at a choice of restaurants
    • Guest list club entry after dinner
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in London

    Price

    One night from £157pp

    Two nights from £216pp

    Contact us for bespoke packages in any destination [email protected] 

  • Vintage Tea Party

    From £ pp

    Vintage tea party

    Minimum / Maximum group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations available: Bristol, Cardiff, Bath and Cheltenham

    Other information: Want to work up an appetite before your high tea, how about adding to the vintage affair with a dance class. Just let us know.

     

    Example Package Cardiff:

    • One / Two nights in 4* central hotel in Cardiff based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the spa all weekend
    • Vintage Tea Party
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Cardiff

    Prices from £114pp (two nights from £159pp)

    Example Package Bristol:

    • One / Two nights in 4* central hotel in Bristol based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the spa all weekend
    • Vintage Tea Party
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

    Prices from £114pp (two nights from £159pp)

  • Bath Time Treats

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations available: Bath

    Example Package

     

    • Two nights in a boutique hotel in Bath based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Bath Time Treats workshop
    • Thermae Bath Spa – 2 hours inc. robe, towel and slippers
    • Guest list nightclub entry to Circo
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bath

     

    Price from £249pp

  • London Eye

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum, maximum 25 people per capsule

    Duration: 30 minutes per rotation

    Destinations available: London

    Other information: Options include hiring a private capsule for your own exclusive use over a 30 minute rotation, you can also create your own capsule with your chosen selection of food and drinks.

    Example Package

    • One night in a chic 5* central spa hotel, based on two people sharing
    • Continental breakfast
    • A 30 minute rotation on the London Eye and fast track entry
    • 3 course meal at Grace, including club entry after dinner (private dining rooms available)
    • Our recommendations for the best nightlife in London

    Price From £169pp

  • Axe Throwing

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people
    Duration: 1 hour
    Destinations available: Bristol
    Other information: This can be combined with other activities such as Rebel buggies, quad biking, 6×6 Military off road vehicle, blind 4X4 Driving, clay shooting, archery, crossbow or clay archery.

     

    Example Package

     

    • One or Two nights in a 4* Bristol Harbourside Spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Full or continental breakfast
    • Full use of the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • 1 hour axe throwing
    • 1 hour of driving rebel buggies
    • Access on our online payment system so the group can pay us direct
    • Our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

    Price from £160pp (2 nights £226pp)

  • The London Dungeon

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people
    Duration: 1 and a half hours
    Destinations available: London
    Other information: Be sure to point out the person celebrating, the dungeon will make sure that they get exactly the treatment they deserve!
    Example package London: 
    • One or two nights in a 5* central spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • A personalised treasure hunt around Covent Garden
    • Tickets to the London Dungeons
    • 3 course meal at Grace, including club entry after dinner (private dining rooms available)
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in London

     

    Price from £164pp (Two nights from £218pp)

  • Quad Biking

    From £ pp

    Quad Biking Bristol

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people

    Duration: 1 hour (Longer sessions are available on request)

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Example Package Bristol:

    • Two nights in 4* Harbourside Holland House Spa hotel in Bristol based on two people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full access to the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • Quad Biking
    • 2 course meal in stylish restaurant
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

    Price from £175pp

     

    Example Package Leeds:

    • Two nights in a 4* Spa hotel in Leeds based on two people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full access to the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • Quad Biking
    • 2 course meal in stylish restaurant
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Leeds

    Price from £203pp

  • Photo Shoots

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations available: Bath, Cheltenham, Bristol, Cardiff, and London.

    Other information: Shoots are available with a makeover as a add on

     

    Example Package:

     

    • One night in 4* Harbourside Holland House Spa hotel in Bristol based on two people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full access to the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • Vintage Photo Shoot
    • Guest list nightclub entry
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

    Price from £123pp

  • Bunting Workshop

    From £ pp

    Bunting Workshop

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Example Package

     

    • Two nights in Halcyon hotel in Bathbased on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • A Bunting craft Workshop
    • Thermae Bath Spa – 2 hours inc. robe, towel and slippers
    • Guest list nightclub entry to Circo
    • Personal event organiser
    • Access to our online payment facility (so your friends can pay us direct)
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Bath

     

    Price from £249pp

     

Other Activity Ideas

We’ve put together other ideas for activities in the UK.  If you’re after some inspiration check out some of these pages:

Day activities – Ideas for things to do during the day.

Evening activities – Activities we offer in the evening.

Outdoor activities – perfect ideas for summer or when the sun is shining.

Indoor activities – Inspiration for times when the weather isn’t great.

Winter activities – Winter ideas for activities in the UK.

Summer activities – Sunshine outdoor and indoor activities.

 

Also have a look at our inspiration pages for hen weekends:

Hen weekends for large groups – Ideas and venues suitable for hen weekends with 20 or more people

Lower cost weekend packages – Keeping the costs down but the quality high.