Aberdeen is an up and coming hen weekend destination where the famous Scottish party spirit is still alive and well. As well as having a welcoming and friendly culture, Aberdeen is also a big University town, so it knows how to get down and dirty as well. It’s young average age means that you don’t have to look far for this city’s eclectic and fast paced nightlife.
Aberdeen has its own unique personality. It’s a prosperous and cosmopolitan city which regularly tops polls of the happiest population in the UK, and if our hen party feedback is anything to go by – it makes for some of the happiest hen parties around as well!
Ladies, it is time to get a little naughty, so leave the good girl act behind and step into the life of a cabaret babe. Showing off has never been so much fun! The burlesque experience is a daring artistic performance of sexy and quirky, with some dance tricks thrown in for good measure. Plus we have the perfect venue for you, so that you will be right in the centre of the city. You will be taught by an instructor in a private room just for you and your gals, which means you can unleash your flirty side in a sexy performance and strut your stuff with confidence! It doesn't matter if you don't have model looks – burlesque is all about celebrating what you've got. What better way to spend two hours with the girls?
As soon as you arrive at Revolution Bar in Aberdeen, the cocktails will be flowing with a drinks reception. Meet your mixologist and relax with your drinks whilst he takes you through the glamorous history of cocktails, plus the bar tools and products that you’ll be using. Up to scratch on the world of cocktails it's over to you, you'll be clambering behind the bar to try it out for yourself. There's fun and interactive classes for everyone and it keeps the action and good times flowing.
After the class you will receive a certificate of participation and a farewell flavoured vodka shot.
Menu items may vary
It's your Aberdeen hen do, and you deserve to have the time of your lives! So why no learn how to perform the top moves from the classic movie Dirty Dancing? If you ever wondered how Baby manoeuvred into that lift, now is the time for you to learn! The instructors have developed a safer way for you to group lift the bride-to-be as if she were Baby, so you can really show her your support! The class will be full of giggles and hilarious moves. You'll learn positions you never thought you could pull off! The dance tutor will even spice the class up for you and your crew with some exciting salsa and cha cha steps, just like in the film! It's time to get in the dancing mood before you dress up and go out to paint the town red!
Set within an 80 acre site on beautiful Royal Deeside in Aberdeenshire, this quad bike experience is the ideal way for adrenaline seeking hens to spend their weekend. Hop on board these four-wheeled babies and tear through different terrain on a trek through the Scottish countryside with your guide, who will take you through forest tracks to gentle grassland, and then off to the extreme off road driving course! If you can balance like the best of them you can even tackle the quad bike see-saw! This is perfect for groups looking to get out and something different for their hen party in Aberdeen.
For hens who love to strut their stuff and are fans of the classic film Grease, this shared dance experience has your name on it. You’ll have two hours with your own dance instructor to learn the moves to finish with a group dance finale to We Go Together, sure to impress the folks back home. Before you know it you’ll be rocking ‘n’ rolling, kicking and flicking and jiving all over the joint. Dress up as your favourite Pink Ladies to get in the mood and remember your dancing shoes. Will you go for cute Sandy in your swing skirt and ponytails or foxy Rizzo in capri pants and a halter neck? This is a chance for the ultimate class of 1959 group photo, so remember your cameras. We can’t promise the summer loving, but you’ll definitely have a blast.
Calling all racer girls! We’ve got the most amazing adrenaline-fuelled hen-weekend activity lined up for you! Get ready to channel your inner racer babe with our awesome go-karting package! Petrol head or not, everyone in the hen party will love this high-octane activity – it can’t be beaten for pure exhilarating fun! At this amazing track, you’ll get a full safety briefing, helmets, track walk and flag recognition before you start, plus a few practice laps to get to know the machine and the surface. You’ll work up to qualifying timed laps and a place on the grid. Then there’ll be a series of head-to-head races to find a champion! So it’s visors down, engines on, and get ready to rev up and burn some serious rubber, girls!
This is the perfect team-building and bonding activity: pizza making with your girls at Pizza Express Aberdeen will be a delight. You will be given loads of yummy ingredients to make your own tasty pizza. The staff at the restaurant will welcome you with a complimentary glass of prosecco, because after all, every good activity begins with a toast! You will get your own private area where you can get prepping, cooking and giggling with the rest of the group as you try your hand at stretching the dough and decorating your pizzas. At the end of the class, the winner will be presented with a certificate so it's time to get competitive and let the cooking begin! At the end of the class, you all get to munch on your dream pizza creations – delicious!
Menu items may vary
Like cocktails? Well then you and the girls are going to love our cocktail making experience at Revolution Bar in Aberdeen. Not only will you get to taste lots of freshly mixed cocktails, you’ll get your chance behind the bar to make your favourite drink from the extensive list. These guys are pros when it comes to both hip blends and classic concoctions so you’ll be well looked after. After a complimentary welcome cocktail, you and the girls can sit back whilst your mixologist takes you through the basics of muddling, straining and flaring. Games and tasks will keep the pace fast and the drinks flowing, with a free flavoured vodka shot for everyone. A delicious two-course dinner from the Revolution Kitchen will round the afternoon off nicely.
Menu items may vary
Kick start your Saturday evening in Aberdeen’s plushest and most luxurious nightclub. Right in the centre of the city behind Union Square shopping centre, the Institute is the home of loud speakers, great DJ’s and music that will make you want to dance all night long. The club boasts the city’s biggest dance floor so there’s ample wiggle room. Multiple bars serve cocktails, which is such a treat, with plenty of chill-out areas to lounge around in between songs.You and your group of fellow hens will get prepaid entry, because we want to make sure you spend less time at the door and more time having fun! Aberdeen comes alive late at night, so expect the party to kick off here with a fabulous crowd after dark.
We love all the Revolution bars, but the Aberdeen edition really takes the biscuit. Located on lively Belmont Street, the bar and kitchen is spread over two levels, with the basement bar opening out onto a raised outdoor deck with fabulous views of Union Terrace Garden. It’s a good excuse to arrive early in the summer and enjoy some cocktails outside. Speaking of cocktails, Revolution is famous for it’s selection of handcrafted drinks and flavoured vodka, so what better place to start your night out. Revolution Aberdeen gets busy, especially at weekends, so if you want to make sure your group can get in, let us organise guest-list entry and get you a sneaky queue jump, to make it feel really special.
Hen Heaven are rated 8.9 on
Aberdeen has a large and young population, as well as having the famous Scottish spirit, in short – it’s a city that knows a good time! And nowhere is that more evident than in the nightlife. Bars stay open til late, so be prepared for those chilly nights!
The Institute is always a popular choice with our hens. The biggest nightclub in the city, it offers top-notch DJ talent and endlessly flowing drinks spread across two bars.
The amazing singer Annie Lennox was born in Aberdeen.
Aberdeen’s nickname of the Granite City comes from the stunning architecture that can be found around every corner in the city. The ornate stonework gives even a casual stroll around Aberdeen a stunning backdrop. This is made even more impressive in the summer months, as the granite architecture gains an almost glittering quality.
The weather is something to keep in mind for an Aberdeen hen. It’s never going to be as warm as say Tenerife, but it does give you the opportunity to create some fantastic layered outfits. And with several shopping centres around the heart of Aberdeen, some retail therapy is a great way to get things started if you haven’t packed warm!
Dating back to the Stone Age, Aberdeen has built an impressive culture over many, many years including castles, museums and galleries. With a population of over 200,000, Aberdeen knows how to impress with numerous things to do during the day and a nightlife to rival many.
Aberdeen is great for walking everywhere as everything is in easy reachable distance so make sure you pack your comfiest shoes to afford any blisters. There are also regular buses throughout Aberdeen and a reliable taxi service. Or you could cut out the faff entirely and let us sort out travel for you: we organise transfer to and from activities. Just call our party planners for more details.
Book with only a £50 deposit per group!
Flights are not included in our packages
01273 225 075
Call us - we’re here to help!