Travelling for a Bachelorette party can be wild, fun and adventurous. We’ve put together a list of the best locations for bachelorette parties and why people love going there. These are not ranked in any specific order.
Ashville, NC – Rustic Charm
For the Bachelorette who loves hiking, waterfalls, craft beers and nature, then Ashville might be the perfect getaway. The Biltmore estate is located there and there are lots of outdoor things to do. White water rafting is an hour away. Down side, Ashville is laid back and not known for a club scene.
Atlantic City – Surprising Fun
Want the beach, world class clubs and entertainment, gaming, spas and shows, well Atlantic City has it and there are excellent restaurants too. While AC may not be a bar hopping place to visit, your crew can be treated like queens.
Austin, TX – Independent Music Fans
With a cool vibe, a live music scene that ranges from country to rock and everything in between Austin, TX is a unique location to host a bachelorette party. The one item that makes people pass on Austin is the dominance of the college crowd in the downtown bar scene.
Cabo San Lucas – Mexico Escape
Excellent hotels, beautiful pools, beaches and opportunities to go sailing, snorkeling, and even run into a celebrity or two. Cabo is one of the safest places in Mexico and still offers value to visitors. For rest and relaxation it is hard to beat Cabo. There are clubs in Cabo so you can get your groove on. FYI – Cabo is a Spring break destination, so if you are planning an event in March & April it might be a little rowdier than normal.
Chicago – Art & Laughter
Chicago is the midwest’s melting pot and home to amazing shopping, music festivals, museums, art galleries, theaters and some of the best improv and comedy venues in the US. Want to perform, well your bachelorette party can train at Vaudezilla where you workshop and learn the ways of vaudeville, plus you perform your show at the end. Clubs, bars, and lots to do Chicago is a hell of town for the brides last single night out.
Clearwater Beach, Florida – Tampa – Beach Escape
Seeking soft powdery sand, gentle waves and stunning sunsets, Clearwater Beach offers a great water activities and relaxation. Then at night you can head over to Tampa’s Ybor City to hit dance clubs or hit one of the many male reviews including Hunk-O-Mania and Florida Thunder. FYI – The Magic Mike movies were inspired by Tampa male strip clubs!
Dallas & Fort Worth – Things are Bigger Here
Live music, country music, comedy clubs, dynamic nightclubs, a great food at all price levels, makes Dallas an inviting bachelorette party destination. Check out Uptown, McKinney Avenue for bars and clubs, in Fort Worth the Stockyards area offers a mix clubs and country bars.
Denver – Mile High
These days, Denver is the mile high city in more ways than one and for some this is a great reason to take your girls here. Denver offers so much with outdoor activities like hiking, biking, paddle boarding, and more, great spas clubs, restaurants and brewery tours. While pot edibles may be a fun option, we think limiting your intake is best as you don’t want to sleep through the weekend and they can be stronger than you expect.
Las Vegas – Party Girl
Poolside cabanas, male revue shows, clubs, shows, and a chance to test your luck in more ways than one, Las Vegas is a huge bachelorette party destination and there are companies that cater just to bachelorette parties.
Miami – South Beach Style
High energy clubs, beautiful beaches, a diverse music scene and Latin American flair make Miami a destination to be seen and soak in the sun. Just remember to bring the sunscreen and your favorite bathing suit. Hunk-O-Mania is the male revue of choice for bachelorette parties and girl’s nights out.
Minneapolis – Midwestern Gem
Music, theater, art and breweries, Minneapolis brings together it’s rich history with a modern edge. The downtown district is vibrant and you’ll find restaurants, bars and clubs to help make a memorable bachelorette party.
Montreal – The French Connection
If the bride-to-be loves France and wishes to visit Paris, then Montreal may be a great option for your bachelorette party. Montreal feels like a European city and offers narrow streets, French culture and influences and wonderful cuisine. Montreal has various music festivals during the year and an active nightlife so you can dance the night away. If you are looking for something unique kick up your heels and take in a drag show at Cabaret Mado.
Napa Valley – Wine Lovers
She loves Merlot, Cabernet, Syrah, and she has a flask for wine. Then a trip to Napa Valley may be the best bachelorette party ever. Enjoy a spa day and traveling around to do wine tastings in the valley. The bar scene is low key but the experience is one you won’t forget.
Nashville, TN – Live Music
Country music, unique shopping, lots of places to go out and hear live music. Nashville has is the pulse of country music and other types of music as well, there are a diverse mix of clubs and bars and the locals are friendly too. However, hotel rooms in Nashville tend to be really expensive so take this into consideration.
New Orleans – Music, Events, Drinking
Jazz Fest, Bourbon Street, and jambalaya kind of explain New Orleans, smooth, a little messy and spicy. You can even learn to be seductive at the New Orleans School of Burlesque. With a wealth of history, intrigue, great food, music, bars and clubs, you are sure to have a good time.
New York City – It Never Sleeps
Shows, clubs, shopping, galleries, spas, sightseeing, NYC has it all and you can do it all, but for a price. Whether you stay in Manhattan, Brooklyn, or even Soho every neighborhood has a vibe, local bars and an opportunity for fun.
San Diego – Soak It In
With exceptional weather, San Diego is the perfect destination year round. Go to the beach during the day and thne hit the clubs at night. Often celeb DJ’s and top talent are in town. One area popular for bachelorette parties is the Gaslamp Quarter where there is a great mix of music, improv and comedy club, rooftop bars and a mix of club. For your downtime consider one of the many spas or venture out to go wine tasting or visit a micro brew.
Vail, CO – Summer or Winter Adventures
Vail has activities year round, while most people think of snow and skiing, there is also white water rafting, ziplines, horseback riding and lots of activities for outdoor types. The nightlife however is more seasonal with bars being much more active in the winter than in the summertime. You won’t find a club scene here, but you will love seeing the stars.
Vancouver – Very Chill
Vancouver offers so much, it is hard to categorize. Granville Street is like a min-Vegas, the bars and club stay open late so the party can last late into the night, you can relax at spa, go whale watching, head outdoors to go hiking or ziplining and you might even spot a celebrity as lots of movies are filmed in Vancouver. For the active bachelorette this may be heaven, just keep in mind winter months limit outdoor activities.
Theses Bachelorette party destinations offer a wide mix of options from outdoor activities, shows, nightclubs, male reviews and all around general fun. We tried to offer up a mix of locations to give you an idea of the options you have.
The fact is there are lots of great destinations we didn’t list like Toronto, Boston, Atlanta, Portland, and Phoenix among others. The key to your success is to go somewhere interesting to the bride and the group, do some new activities and have a night focused on celebrating with the bachelorette. The bachelorette party can include male strippers, drinking, hitting the clubs and playing dares games or it can include none of that. Have fun, be safe and enjoy.