Indoor activities

The UK weather can be questionable at the best of times so if you don’t want to get wet or if your weekend falls over winter months we’ve come up with a list of ideas that will keep you entertained but also warm and dry!

  • Murder Mystery

    From £ pp

    Murder Mystery Events

    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

  • Theatre Tickets

    From £ pp

    Theatre tickets in the West End in London

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people

    Duration: Dependent on length of the show

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Example Package London:

    • One or Two nights in a 5* central hotel in London based on two sharing
    • Continental breakfast included
    • Full use of the leisure facilities
    • Tickets to your chosen theatre show
    • 3 course meal in stylish restaurant (choices available) eg. Sway including club entry after
    • Personal Event organiser
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best places to go in London

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

     

    Example Package Bristol:

    • One or Two nights in a 4* central hotel in Bristol based on two sharing
    • Continental breakfast included
    • Full use of the leisure facilities
    • Tickets to your chosen theatre show
    • 2 course meal at a stylish restaurant in Bristol
    • Personal Event organiser
    • Detailed itinerary including our recommendations for the best places to go in Bristol

    Price from £145pp (two nights from £189pp)

  • Traditional Afternoon Tea

    From £ pp

    Grange St Pauls Hotel Temple Bar Afternoon Tea

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: approx. 2 hours

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Afternoon Tea Alternatives : Afternoon Tea Bus TourMake Your Own Afternoon Tea, Gin Tasting with Afternoon Tea,  Mad Hatter River Cruise

     

    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
    • Traditional Afternoon tea
    • 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 £177pp

     

    Example Package Exeter:

    • One night in the Hotel du Vin in Exeter based on two people sharing
    • Full Breakfast
    • Full access to the spa all weekend
    • Traditional Afternoon tea
    • 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 £153pp

  • 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)

  • Parisian Macaron Making

    From £ pp

    Laduree Macarons

    Minimum / Max group size: 10 people minimum

    Duration: 3 hours

    Destinations available:  London

     

    Example Package London:

    • One or two nights in 5* central Spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the luxury spa all weekend
    • A 3 hour private Parisian macaron making workshop
    • A 3 course meal at the OXO Tower Brasserie
    • Guest list club entry to Cocoa and Milk
    • 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 £245pp

    Two nights from £302pp

  • Crossbow

    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, axe throwing, blind 4X4 Driving, clay shooting, archery or clay archery.

    Example package

    • 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
    • 1 hour crossbow activity
    • 1 hour quad biking
    • 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

    Packages from £144pp

  • 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)

     

  • Vintage Tea Party

    From £ pp

    Titanic Hotel Afternoon Tea Liverpool

    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)

  • Spa Treatments

    From £ pp

    Spa Treatments with ORchid City & Spa

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: Dependent – normally 30 minute treatment slots.

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Additional Information: In our London packages with spa treatments these include a glass of champagne, chocolates, strawberries and cream.

     

    Here are some Example packages including treatments

     

    Example London Spa Package :

    • One or two nights in 5* central London Spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the luxury spa all weekend
    • A 30 minute spa treatment each including 1 glass of Champagne, chocolates, strawberries & cream
    • Traditional afternoon tea
    • Guest list club entry to Cocoa and Milk
    • 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 £194pp

    Two nights from £251pp

     

    Example Leeds Spa Package :

    • One or two nights in 4* central Leeds Spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Full Breakfast
    • Full use of the luxury spa all weekend
    • A 30 minute spa treatment each
    • Traditional afternoon tea
    • Guest list club
    • 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

    One night from £133pp

    Two nights from £168pp

     

    If you think a bit of R&R is what you’re after it might be an idea to check out our Relax & Refresh packages.

    Contact us for bespoke packages.

  • 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

  • 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)

  • Pottery Painting

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum however varies in different studios

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Other information: Most studios are happy for groups to bring bubbly, wine, cakes etc, and tea, coffee and soft drinks are available.

    Example Package London:

    • One or two nights in 5* central Spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the luxury spa all weekend
    • A Pottery Painting workshop including sandwiches and a hot drink
    • 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

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

  • 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] 

  • 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

  • Music Video Experience

    From £ pp

    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

     

  • 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

  • Sushi making masterclass

    From £ pp

    Sushi with Orchid City & Spa

    Our minimum group size for this package is 8 people.

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: roughly 1 hour

    Destinations available:  London

    Example Package:

    • One/Two nights in 5* central Spa hotel based on four people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the luxury spa all weekend
    • An hour sushi masterclass session led by Buddha-Bar’s Head Sushi Chef
    • Guest list entry to Jewell Picadilly
    • Reserved booth in the club with bottles of bubbly or jugs of cocktails for your group
    • 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 £205pp

  • Guest List Nightclub Entry

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: Evening activity dependant on arrival time

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Other information: For a true VIP experience booths can be arranged with waitress service to serve your tipple of choice, perfect to start the night and for a sit down for danced out feet!

    Example Package

    • One night in a 4* central boutique hotel based on 2 people sharing a room
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Butler in the buff – 1 butler for 2 hours
    • Cocktail clinic inc. 3 cocktails each
    • 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 £169pp

  • Bunting Workshop

    From £ pp

    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

     

  • Showboat Cruise

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people

    Duration: 3 and a half hours

    Destinations available: London

    Example Package

    • Two nights in 5* spa central hotel, based on two people sharing
    • Continental breakfast
    • Full use of the spa all weekend
    • A Showboat cruise on the Thames inc a 4 course meal, bubbly on arrival and half a bottle of wine per person
    • Access to our online payment facility (so group members can pay us direct)
    • Personal event organiser
    • Our recommendations for the best nightlife in London

    Price from £250pp

  • Pizza Making Experience

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum
    Duration: 1 hour making pizzas with time to enjoy them after the class
    Destinations available: Bristol, Bath, Brighton, Cheltenham, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Manchester, Leeds and London.
    Example Package:
    • One / 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
    • Hen’s room upgraded to a Suite with separate living room
    • Pizza Making Experience inc. a glass of bubbly
    • Butlers in the buff – 1 butler
    • 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 £137pp (two nights £167pp)

  • Lingerie Making Workshop

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations: Nationwide

    Example Package

    • One night in the 5* Macdonald Bath Spa hotel in Bath based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • A 2 hour lingerie making Craft Workshop
    • A 2 course meal in a stylish restaurant
    • 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 £209pp

  • Dance Lesson

    From £ pp

    Dance lessons at the Pineapple Dance Studio in London

    Minimum / Max group size: Minimum 8 people

    Duration: 1 and a half or 2 hour classes

    Destinations available: Nationwide

     

    Example Package:

     

    • One night in 5* spa hotel in the MacDonald Bath Spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full access to the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • A 2 hour Dance lesson in the centre of Bath
    • 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 London

     

    Price from £178pp

     

  • 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)

  • Life Drawing Classes

    From £ pp

    life drawing hen and stag me

    Minimum / Max group size: 10 people

    Duration: 1 hour

    Destinations available: Nationwide

    Example Package:

    • One night in 4* central spa hotel based on 2 people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the spa all weekend
    • Cocktail Clinic, learn to make 3 cocktails and best of all, drink them!
    • A 1 hour life drawing 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 Cardiff

     

    Price from £143pp

  • Memory Book Making

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 2 hours

    Destinations: Nationwide

    Example Packages

    • One night in Magdalen Chapter hotel, based on 2 people sharing a room
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the spa all weekend
    • A 2 hour memory book making workshop
    • 3 course meal in a private dining room
    • 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 Exeter

     

    Price from £167pp

     

  • Cupcake Decorating

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum

    Duration: 1.5 -2 hours

    Destinations available: All

    Other information: Some destinations include drinks and food. Classes in London include unlimited cocktails!!

     

    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
    • Cupcake Decorating Workshop
    • 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

  • Bingo Wings Bristol

    From £ pp

    Bingo Wings Hen - Orchid City & Spa

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum, no maximum group size

    Duration: 2-3 hours

    Destinations available:  Bristol

    Example Package Bristol:

    • One night in a 4* spa hotel in central Bristol based on two people sharing
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Full access to the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • An exclusive evening at Bingo Wings!
    • Guest list club 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 London

    Prices from £125pp

     

     

  • Bollywood and Bhangra Dance Workshop

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 10 people minimum

    Duration: 2 hour

    Destinations available: Bath, Cheltenham, Bristol and Cardiff

    Example Package

     

    • One or Two nights in 4* Bristol Harbourside Spa hotel based on two people sharing
    • Full or continental breakfast
    • Full use of the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • A Bollywood and Bhangra Dance Workshop
    • 2 course meal in a stylish restaurant
    • Access on our online payment system so the group can pay us direct
    • Our recommendations for the best bars in Bristol

     

    Prices from £137pp (2 nights £168pp)

  • Zacapa Rum Experience

    From £ pp

    Minimum / Max group size: 8 people minimum and 20 maximum

    Duration: Dependant

    Destinations available:  Manchester

    Example Package Manchester:

    • One night in 4* Hilton Deansgate hotel in Manchester based on two people sharing
    • Full or Continental Breakfast
    • Full use of the pool, gym and spa all weekend
    • The Zacapa Rum Experience at Cloud 23 including 3 cocktails and 3 tasting plates
    • 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 Manchester

    Prices from £180pp

 

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.

Winter activities – Winter ideas for activities in the UK.

Summer activities – Sunshine outdoor and indoor activities.

Large groups – some activities work better for large groups.

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.