Exeter Hen Weekends

Exeter is becoming a popular option for groups looking for West Country stylish hen weekends. Although it’s one of the smaller destinations that we work with, Exeter still has a lot to offer for a great hen party weekend.

If retail therapy is your thing, then shopping and Prinesshay in the backdrop of the beautiful Exeter cathedral has plenty to offer. If shopping doesn’t float your boat for your hen do, then the Exeter historical quayside area has plenty to offer hen groups – from lazy days strolling around the shops and cafes, to more active pursuits such as hiring boats, bikes or canoes there’s something on offer to keep everyone happy on your Exeter hen weekend!

Exeter Hen Weekends, Hotel Du Vin Exeter reception and outdoor pool with Orchid City & Spa

OUR IDEAS FOR EXETER HEN DO ACTIVITIES

Private dining room at the Hotel du Vin – offers an intimate and exclusive atmosphere for groups, with a delicious 3 course meal

Cocktail making master classes – Make, taste and drink your own creations under expert guidance from your bartender teacher.

Wine tasting classes – this workshop will teach you the basics of sniffing and swirling which enable you to taste wine like an expert

Craft workshops in the potting shed – anything from cupcake decorating to knicker customisation

Luxury spa treatments – ideal for relaxing days

Go Ape – High ropes course in the trees

Segway experience – personal transporters that are fun to ride whether you choose a ‘Segway Safari’ or ‘Segway Olympics’

If the activity you’re interested in isn’t listed above, or you’d like some more ideas for your hen weekend in Exeter, then you can contact us, or visit our full list of Exeter hen activity ideas.

EXAMPLE EXETER HEN WEEKEND PACKAGES

We’ve put together some Exeter hen weekend packages, to give you some ideas, however if you would like to tailor them, need some further inspiration or have something in mind for your Exeter hen do that you can’t see here, then do get in touch with us.

  • Orchid Hen – Exeter Spa

    From £132 pp

    Orchid Hen Packages with Orchid City & Spa

    Our minimum group size for this package is 8 people.
    This package includes access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    Also included is a personal event organiser & Full itinerary including our recommendations for the best bars in Exeter

    Accommodation:

    • One / Two nights in 4* Spa hotel based on 2 sharing inc. Breakfast & Spa access

    Elements:

    • Personalised treasure hunt around
    • Private cocktail making masterclass at Oddfellow’s (other venues avail.)
    • 2 course meal at Cosy Club Exeter (other choices available)
    • Guest list nightclub entry to the Terrace

    Price:

    One night from: £132pp 
    Two night from: £249pp

    * Please let us know if you would like us to tailor this package for you.

    Contact us for more information:  [email protected]

EXETER HEN PARTY PACKAGES

We’ve put together some different styles of Exeter hen party packages, to give you some inspiration, however if you would like to tailor them, need some further inspiration or have something in mind for your Exeter hen do that you can’t see here, then do get in touch with us.

EXETER HOTELS FOR YOUR HEN PARTY

For hen weekends in Exeter, we work with the Exeter Hotel du Vin, which has been described as a ‘Contemporary wonderland’ – and it really is.  Located in the heart of historic Exeter the hotel is perfect for hen groups who want to get away from it all or enjoy the best of the night life.  The chic hotel was opened in June 2012 and is fast becoming one of the most popular hotels in the southwest.  The contemporary styling mixed with it listed building status makes for a truly unique feel for a classy hen do.

All the rooms are individual, with no two the same.  They all feature complementary minibars and coffee machines.  Each room also has its own iPad.

HEN NIGHTS OUT IN EXETER

As a university city, Exeter has its fair share of student pubs as you would expect.  However it also has a number of more sophisticated cocktail bars and restaurants if you’re looking for a more classy hen weekend. When you book your hen weekend in Exeter with us, we will give you our recommendations for the best restaurants, bars and late night spots to go to for your group, to make sure you get to see the best of the city on your hen night.

USEFUL WEBSITES WITH IDEAS FOR EXETER HEN PARTIES

For more information on what there is to do for your hen party on Exeter Quayside, take a look at the Exeter views website.

For local events possibly taking place during your hen weekend check the VisitExeter website.

GETTING TO EXETER FOR YOUR HEN DO

  • By Train – Exeter has two main line stations, Exeter St Davids and Exeter Central.  Exeter Central station is nearer to (and you can walk from the station) Hotel du Vin – find out more from National Rail
  • By Plane – Exeter International Airport (20 mins drive from Hotel du Vin Exter)
  • By Car – From the M5 exit at Junction 29

GETTING AROUND EXETER DURING YOUR HEN WEEKEND

The city centre is fairly small, so it’s easy to get around on foot. Exeter central station (rather than Exeter St Davids) is nearest to both the city centre and the Hotel du Vin which we work with for hen groups in Exeter.  You can hire bikes to explore Exeter during your hen weekend, however Exeter is a hilly city, so unless you’re up for the challenge then we would recommend you stick to the paths by the canal and river Exe for a more easy going hen do activity!

FEEDBACK FROM OUR EXETER HEN CUSTOMERS

“Thank you so much for helping me organise my friends hen weekend. Everyone had a fabulous time and thoroughly enjoyed themselves. All the activities were excellent.

Thank you
Rachel”

Rachel C,  Leeds, November 2018

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