Cambridge is well known as a superb place to spend the day, as the hoards of tourists who visit every year serve to prove, but it's also home to a vibrant, buzzing and youthful nightlife. Soak up the green and pleasant lands of Cambridge and chat over a bottle of wine in this laid-back city or check out its lively and varied nightlife. You're guaranteed a corker of a hen night in beautiful Cambridge!
Cambridge's full and vibrant entertainment and nightlife scene offers something to suit all tastes and needs! Whether you're after live music and a few drinks or an all-out time of dancing the night away Cambridge has something to suit, and we've found the best range of group pleasing options to keep you busy and happy all night long. Whatever your group fancy doing we've got a great range to suit everyone, so have a look at the selection above, decide on your favourites and get in touch today for your fully-loaded itinerary!
When the sun sets on this picturesque university city, it's time to make your way along the high street where the majority of the most lively pubs, clubs and bars lie. Enjoy cosy pubs which serve great wine and food, contemporary bars serving cutting edge cocktails and mixed drinks and relaxed venues where you can listen to quality live music whilst you sip. Market Street, Trinity Lane and the surrounding areas get very lively at night, with quality tunes and delicious drinks flowing well into the early hours. Learn how to mix your own cocktails, drink a flaming shot and nibble on gourmet snacks over your shiraz in various culinary-focussed joints on and around Regent Street. There are so many places to relax in chilled out Cambridge!
As a cultural hub in the UK, it's certainly not all about the boozing in classy Cambridge. Walk about the ‘backs' of the university, behind Kings College and out on to Kings Parade, almost more beautiful by night than by day if that's possible! If you fancy sitting back and relaxing in front of some quality theatre, Cambridge has it covered too - visit the Corn Exchange for music, theatre and arts, the ADC theatre to catch bright young things from the university and The Junction for theatre, comedy and new acts. There's even the Arts Picture House for trendy international art house films. If you're around in the summer, the city hosts a fantastic music festival with events that go on well into the night too.
The centre of Cambridge is traffic-free and pedestrian-friendly, making it very pleasant to navigate on foot. It's also an iconic place to cycle, so make like the locals and tour the city on bike and have a whole lot of fun with the chi chi cycling crowd of Cambridge city centre. Unless you're staying on the outskirts of town, buses, trains or taxis should not prove necessary, but if you do need them, local services are cheap at £1-2. The council discourages cars, so if you don't fancy braving drizzle weather or towering high heels, hop in a local taxi. Our accommodation options for Cambridge are centrally located, making heading into the centre a cinch.
The club scene in this city is both varied and buzzing with a trendy youthful vibe that really gets the party started. Enjoy classic cheesy tunes that everyone will love, new, avant-garde club tunes or pounding RnB beats. Cambridge's largest and most well-loved clubs has been host to exciting big names like Zane Lowe, Erol Alkan and High Contrast in the past and is frequented by hardcore music lovers all the time. There's jazz, hip hop and cool new DJ sets to try out as well as The Junction, which regularly hosts top live acts such as Deadmau5. With 5 major clubs, you're sure to find a party night out to suit everyone in Cambridge!
When you and the girls want a couple of relaxed drinks in the city before heading out to the clubs, Cambridge has it covered. Wander down St Andrews Street and Regent Street and you'll find plenty of trendy watering holes, many of which serve tasty food too. Try out the Fountain for cool drinks and beats or the Prince Regent if you fancy a cosy pub atmosphere. Baroosh, or ‘B's' to locals is a real favourite, offering everything from a delicious fair-trade coffee to classic or champagne cocktails and a tasty group-pleasing menu which offers something for every palette. The Maypole on Portugal Place is well known as a great traditional pub in the heart of the city. For those looking for something a little bit special and stylish, Fleur De Lys and The Snug both offer a stylish drinks menu and a sophisticated atmosphere.
Expect to find a wealth of ‘modern British' gastropub and bistro efforts in trendy Cambridge, where you and your group can chow down on lots of comforting favourites like pies, burgers and roasts. Yum! You'll certainly never go hungry in this gourmet city. Release your inner carnivore and chow down on a juicy steak at one of the city's many fashionable ‘chop houses'. If you fancy something with a little more bite, Indian and Chinese restaurants are also to be found all around the centre. The county of Cambridgeshire is famous for its apples and pork, so expect to find some delicious sausages and fruity desserts displayed proudly on menus all around the city and did you know - creme brulee was invented in Cambridge as a treat for the local undergraduates! So, if you do decide to treat yourself, just pass it off as an exercise in ‘culture'.
Cambridge has so much to offer when night falls - our murder mystery evening is the perfect choice for getting the girls involved in something a bit different and sharing some giggles over whodunit! If you're after something a bit saucier, then it doesn't get much more steamy than a visit from one of our Cambridge hen hosts who promise to treat you to excellent service as well as some rather revealing outfits... Alternatively, how about getting a glitzy limousine from your hotel straight to the door of one of the best nightclubs in the city, where you'll be treated to guestlist nightclubbing and get to skip the queues! Try our ‘Nothing to Wine About' package which includes the use of spa facilities, wine tasting on a traditional punt, a 2 course meal and pub and bar recommendations, as well as guestlist nightclub entry. Alternatively, ‘We Camb to Party' is a firm favourite option which involves spa facilities, a cocktail mixing master class and guestlist nightclubbing. Here's to a happy Cambridge hen night!