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Notts knows how to PARTY!

Amazing bars, outrageous cocktails, non-stop laughs - Nottingham hen weekends are elite. Forget the faff and make the planning process enjoyable with the help of GoHen as you build a weekend the bride will never forget!

Perks with GoHen...

Book it all in one place
No need to chase the gals
As everyone pays for themselves

How It Works

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You pick You Pick

Pick from 100s of fab activity and accommodation options.

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We sort We Sort

We'll arrange the whole event, and you take all the credit! Book it with a small £50 deposit.

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Party You Party!

Enjoy a memorable weekend you'll all be talking about for years to come!

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Top 5 Nottingham Hen Party Ideas

  1. Pampering Day - Forget wedding worries with some bridal pampering.
  2. Inflatable Games - And now for something completely bonkers!
  3. Cocktail Mixing - Put your cocktail tasting skills to the test.
  4. Afternoon Tea - Hen party sophistication. With added cake!
  5. Bubble Mayhen - Big laughs, big games, big balls!

Best Bars in Nottingham

Nottingham's best bars have a secretive aspect to them, so wherever you are, it'll have that exclusive feel.
It's super chill down by the canal. Around Canal Street you'll find some luxe venues with broad ranges of beverages and beer gardens; perfect for sunny hen party evenings of the relaxed variety.
The Lace Market's surrounding streets will impress if your tipple is a cocktail with all the trimmings. Likewise, just a short walk up to Hockley will lead you to some craft beer pubs if it's ale you're craving. Nottingham breweries and distilleries are making a comeback, so you'll find local brews up here on tap and mass.

Sights & Sounds

Sights
Nottingham is where ice skating royalty Torvill and Dean first got their skates on and the National Ice Centre is well worth a visit if you feel like dancing on ice (and don't mind a cold bruised bum).
If the ice that has done damage was in last night's drinks then Wollaton Park has spectacular grounds where you can rest your hangovers, recuperate and get some vitamin D kissed sun. Or for a totally tranquil and horticultural spot head to the Arboretum.

Sounds
Rock City is one of the city's best live music venues where you can catch the big names of tomorrow in "I was there when..." nights out. A superb venue that also features club nights and has a big reputation across the UK for up and coming acts.
8 Talbot St
If you love a bit of "random" madness then head along to the wonderfully named Spanky Van Dyke's. Live music, Reggae nights and the rather tasty Ruby Jean's Diner for a taste of Americana.
17 Goldsmith St

Best Shopping Spots

Hopkinson 21 - You can find fabulous vintage, retro and antique goodies for your home at this great former warehouse. You'll find beautiful and quirky gems throughout the store.
21 Station St
We Are Cow - If you prefer your vintage wearable then We Are Cow have a stunning selection of pre-loved clothes, shoes and more, spanning the decades.
3 Carlton St
Vintage To A Tea - It's impossible for well-dressed hens not to love this fantastic fashion gem. It really is a slice of retro heaven.
9 Trinity Walk
Cobden Chambers - In our humble opinion, no girl's trip to Nottingham is complete without visiting this wonderful selection of independent retailers that focus on design and style.
Pelham St

Getting Around Nottingham

The city centre is compact enough to easily navigate on foot (even in the new heels you've bought for the weekend). If you are thinking of travelling further afield you can save money by purchasing EasyRider smart cards in advance.
Or if you're feeling energetic you can jump in the saddle through Citycard cycle hire or visit the friendly staff at Sherwood Pine Cycles.

Hen Days

It's not a case of what can hen parties do in Nottingham but what can't hen parties do in Nottingham?!? We have over 70 hen-tastic laughter-filled activities waiting for you to dive right into, from Dance Classes and Cocktail Mixing to High Ropes Courses and Champagne Tasting. Your hen party wishes are our command. This really is one of the UK's greatest cities for absolutely crazy hen party fun. See more hen activities in Nottingham.

Hen Nights

You shouldn't be wasting any of your weekend waiting to get into clubs or hunting for the best bars, GoHen can help you line up or your evening entertainment, you simply tell us where you want to party or the type of things you'd like to do and we'll do all the running around and get everything lined up for you. Guest List Nightclub Entry, Butlers in the Buff to put a smile on the b-to-b's face, Comedy Clubs or how about a River Disco Cruise? When it comes to partying in this fantastic city, the world is your lobster! See more hen night ideas in Nottingham.

Quickfire Nottingham FAQs

How to get to Nottingham?

Being located in England's heart has its perks – one of them is being it takes an average of 2.5 - 3.5 hours to get there from most major cities. Nottingham Station is slap bang in the city's centre, so you'll be able to head on in and take the city by storm with ease.

What are the best areas to go clubbing in Nottingham?

If you're looking for first-class club nights and alfresco drinking – and we know you are – then the city centre and Lace Market area are your targets. You'll find all kinds of neon-lit nightclubs, creative bars, Bavarian-inspired décor, retro dancefloors, VIP leather boots, electric gardens and more atmospheric venues that have groups in mind.

How many days should I spend in Nottingham on a hen do?

Our statistics show that 60% of hens choose to make Nottingham their destination for 3 or more days. This is pretty standard for the UK (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) and gives you enough time to take on a load of activities as well as some big nights out.

It's time for a hen party in Nottingham!

Nottingham is one of our most popular choices and whether your pre-nuptial bash calls for a classy break with the girls, a weekend jam-packed with action and adventure, or a few feel-good days for merry hens to revel in the city's party-loving spirit, Nottingham really does have it all! So why not drop us a line today and GoHen will help get you on your merry way to the pre-wedding party of the year!

Why choose Nottingham?

From action to indulgence, budget to boutique and comfy 2* stays to luxury 4* hotels it's easy to see why Nottingham continues to sparkle as one of the country's top weekend destinations. 

There's a wonderful vibe to the bustling streets and avenues where cosmopolitan cafés, chic bistros and quaint boutiques sit alongside trendy eateries and traditional inns. With a thriving nightlife, legendary history, fantastic range of activities, sensational shopping scene and enough bars, clubs and eateries per square mile to have easily kept Robin Hood and his merry men rocking their tights until dawn, Nottingham really is a dream destination for a fab weekend among friends!

What can a Nottingham hen do?

With a treasure trove of shops and over 50 incredible activities on offer, you'll be truly spoilt for choice! From premium pampering and merry mayhem to fun-packed adventure or a blast from the past, we guarantee you're in for a weekend to remember!

Get into the 80s, Bollywood or Burlesque groove and learn some sexy new moves at a fantastic dance session, or take advantage of the stunning Sherwood Forest and let your hair down in the great outdoors.  It's not every day you can take a tank for a spin and if you're feeling sporty, the paintball and go-kart sites are among the best in the country.  Lie back and let healing hands soothe for some heavenly indulgence in one of the city's sumptuous spas and when it's time to indulge in a girl's guilty pleasure, there's a plethora of fabulous shops just waiting to be explored!

Shop till you drop in Sherwood!

The city might be most famous for those legendary men in tights, but with cobbled streets full to the brim with swanky stores, chic boutiques and vintage buys, today's Nottingham is an absolute haven for hens keen to bag a goodie or two as a reminder of a memorable weekend. Take a stroll to Bridlesmith Gate, the Victoria Centre or the decadent Exchange where you'll be surrounded by designer labels and chic outlets, or make your way to the quaint cafes and fashionable boutiques of Hockley and Derby Road.  The Old Market Square is the perfect place to grab a bite to eat before heading to the chic stores of Flying Horse Walk and the great range of shops in and around the Broadmarsh Centre.

Where to party the night away...

When the sun sets over Nottingham's cobbled streets, you're in for a real treat! Between the continental vibe of Forman Street, uber-stylish bars of the Lace Market, global cuisine at the Cornerhouse and lively venues at the waterfront, the city is a haven of night-time entertainment! Traditional meets trendy in fantastic fashion to offer friendly bars, glitzy clubs, stylish eateries, a host of great live entertainment and some of the oldest taverns in the country. Hop on the Boogie bus for some top tunes and a giggle between venues, enjoy VIP access to the hottest parties in town and for a saucy twist to the evening, why not add a buff butler to the party? Wearing a cheeky smile and little else, the girls are sure to enjoy the perks of having a hunky host at their every beck and call!

 When's the best time for a hen party in Nottingham?

With stunning landmarks, pulsating venues and a packed calendar of events, there's always something going on in Nottingham! Grab the girls and bag a bargain during the January sales, or head for the heart of England at the height of summer when festival season is in full swing and you can party to the sounds at Splendour, indulge in your own Medieval madness at the Robin Hood festival, tuck-in to some great dishes at the Food and Drink fest, or enjoy the feel-good atmosphere and live entertainment at the Riverside Festival and Goose Fair.

Getting the party started!

Nottingham offers something a little special for your pre-nuptial celebrations and our experienced team are on hand to help you and the rest of the hens get the most out of this fabulous destination. So why not give our friendly team a call on 01225 474200 or send us a brief today.

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