Hen Party in Exeter

Hen Party in Exeter

Bella Italia - Two Course Meal & Unlimited Prosecco

  • Traditional Italian dishes
  • Large set menu choice
  • Unlimited drink options
  • Popular Italian restaurant
  • £34.00

Bella Italia – Gin Afternoon Tea

  • Gin & tonic afternoon tea
  • Three tiers of treats
  • Hendrick’s gin teapot
  • Italian themed nibbles
  • £17.50

90’s Dance

  • Learn a fun 90’s dance theme
  • City centre private venues
  • Dance instructor
  • Spectators are free
  • £26.00

ABBA Dance

  • Classic ABBA songs
  • Learn a dance routine to ABBA
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • Spectators are free
  • £26.00

Burlesque Dance

  • Fun burlesque themed routine
  • City centre private venues
  • Dance instructor
  • Fun props like fans or boas
  • £26.00

Beyoncé Single Ladies Dance

  • She put a ring on it!
  • Fun dance class to single ladies
  • Central private venue
  • Spectators are free
  • £26.00

Dirty Dancing Dance

  • Fun dirty dancing routine
  • City centre private venues
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • Spectators are free
  • £26.00

Grease Dance

  • Taking you back to Rydell High
  • Grease themed dance routine
  • City centre private venues
  • Pink Lady Jackets included
  • £26.00

Madonna Vogue Dance

  • Experienced dance instructor
  • Learn the famous routine
  • City centre private venues
  • Spectators are free
  • £26.00

Mobile Cocktail Making

  • Make cocktails at your own venue
  • Learn to mix & shake cocktails
  • Includes all drinks & equipment
  • Cottages, Apartments, Hotels
  • £35.00

Mobile Life Drawing

  • Nude Model
  • Plus includes a tutor
  • All drawing materials included
  • Apartments, Cottages, Homes
  • £31.00

What Exeter Hen Do Ideas Are There?

Right down South in beautiful Devon is the city of Exeter. And surprising to most an Exeter hen do is an extremely popular choice for your last night of freedom. Whatever type of experiences you are after you will be able to find here. With the River Exe running right through the middle of this ancient city. There is so much to see and do during the hen weekend celeb­ra­tions. If you are after getting away and heading down South for a relaxing weekend, then look no further then this classy city!

What Exeter Hen Do Ideas Are There?

Whether you’re travelling South or already situated at the bottom of England, a hen party in Exeter is an awesome choice. This town near the ocean is Gothic and pleasing to the eye but still packs a punch! For its size, you can easily fill an Exeter hen do with a ton of different activities, both indoors and outdoors. Because of Exeter University, the town’s nightlife has never been better with plenty of stylish bars to visit. The Southwest town is the perfect place to get away from city life, hire a hen party house or discover hidden gems that will make the hen weekend one to remember.

Although you may not think of Exeter as a hen do location at first, especially because of the fact that it is quite a small city compared to your usual choices. Exeter can surprisingly offer a great variety of amazing experiences for you and the girls to enjoy. And because it is such a small city you will be able to see and do everything you wanted to during the weekend without any disap­po­in­tment. There are also plenty of amazing green spaces to enjoy during the summer months like the Riverside Valley Park.

Top 5 Hen Do Activities in Exeter

1. 90s Dance

Have some fun and learn some new dance moves to some iconic songs from the 90s. With a tutor and a private city centre venue.

2. Bella Italia – Two Course Meal & Unlimited Prosecco

No hen weekend is complete without a delicious 2 course meal, especially one that includes unlimited prosecco!

3. Beyoncé Single Ladies Dance

Celebrate the hen no longer being a single lady with the dance class which will teach you all the moves from the music video that all the girls will know.

4. Bella Italia – Gin Afternoon Tea

Gin is the newest thing and a drink that everyone now loves, so enjoy an afternoon tea experience in the popular Bella Italia with some gin!

5. ABBA Dance

You can dance, you can jive, have the time of your life with an ABBA dance class. Learn some moves to some of the most famous songs.

Places to Eat in Exeter

Places to Eat in Exeter

No matter what your plans are during the hen weekend you always want to make sure there are plenty of places to eat in Exeter. Luckily for you and the girls you will be spoilt for choice with the variety of amazing restaurants, cafes and bars that are around to serve up some delicious food. With plenty of cuisines and a range of different decors there will be something to suit you all during your hen do in Exeter.

The first place and probably one of the most picturesque restaurants in Exeter is On The Waterfront. It is a quayside restaurant and pub that is one of the most popular places to head for a bite to eat. They serve up tapas, burgers, pizzas and more so if you are wanting somewhere that has a variety of different dishes then this is a great place to head. Another great place to head is Lloyd’s Kitchen. Whether you want to enjoy a relaxed dinner or some food with a glass of wine this place is perfect!

Sometimes all you want is some barbecue style food right? And it can be quite hard to find the perfect spot. Luckily for you, HUBBOX sits right in the middle of all the restaurants in Exeter. Here you can find some amazing burgers, hot dogs, steaks and more!

Shops, Shops, Shops in Exeter

Shops, Shops, Shops in Exeter

Even if you have added plenty of hen do activities in Exeter planned there will always be time to fit in a little bit of shopping. And Exeter has plenty of different shops in Exeter in all different areas. So no matter what type of retail therapy you are looking for you will be pleasantly surprised with what this city has to offer.

Princesshay

For the ultimate shopping trip, we would advise you head over to Princesshay. A large and extremely modern shopping centre that has a huge range of shops, restaurants, cafes and more. Whether you are wanting a bite to eat at Byron, Nandos or Coal, a coffee at Starbucks or Costa or you want to browse round the shops you could easily spend all day here. Some of the shops in Princesshay include Next, All Saints, Zara, Monsoon, New Look, Topshop, River Island, Debenhams and more!

Guildhall Shopping Centre

Another great place to head is Guildhall Shopping Centre. Here you will find an indoor shopping centre that also has a great variety of different places to eat, drink and shop. Just off the main high street and right near the St Pancras’ Church. With a Primark, Superdrug, Body Shop, Wilko and Jigsaw inside.

Nightlife Guide to Exeter Hen Nights

No hen weekend is complete without at least one hen night out right? And luckily enough, due to Exeter being a university city there are plenty of students. This means that Exeter has a buzzing nightlife with some amazing pubs, bars and clubs. We have done all the research for you and put together the best places to head during your hen night out celeb­ra­tions.

Pubs

Whether you want to start the night with a bite to eat or just go straight onto drinking a great place to head over to first would be The Old Firehouse. A place known for amazing food, great ale, cider and even a great list of wine! Another place to head is the Black Horse, with a great atmosphere and a huge selection of drinks all the girls will love heading here to start the night.

For something a little more unique to your average pub try out Samuel Jones right on the waterfront. This alehouse is an amazing place to start the night with a beautiful view out onto the water and a great selection of drinks for everyone to enjoy. If you don’t mind heading a little outside of the city centre, we would highly recommend trying out Double Locks. Whether it’s during the summer months or in the winter, it’s a great place to come for a drink with the girls before the real partying begins.

Bars

Once you have been round the pubs that have taken your fancy you will be pleased to know that there are plenty of bars for you to choose from too! A great, unique find that all the girls will love is Doctor Inks Curiosities. A place that creates some of the best cocktails in a cosy setting, you will find plenty of people head here but make sure you make an appointment with the Doctor to be sure you all get inside on the night. The Monkey Suit is another great place to head, an independent bar with an array of delightful cocktails.

If you want to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city and take in some amazing views of the city try out The Terrace. With botanical cocktails, wine list, craft beers and bowl glass gins. It’s the perfect place to head especially during a summer evening. And finally The Speakeasy Cocktail Lounge is another amazing place that is known for its selection of cocktails.

Clubs 

And what hen night out is complete without a trip to some of the biggest nightclubs in the city. There are a few great nightclubs to choose from in Exeter that everyone will enjoy. The first being Timepiece, known for being one of the best in Exeter. You and the girls will be able to dance the night away here. They also have a variety of different artists playing here throughout the year so make sure you keep an eye out.

Unit 1 is another great clubbing experience that all locals and visitors love. Throughout the night this club has plenty of amazing enter­ta­inment options as well as RnB, Indie, Chart and Dance music for you girls to dance the night away with.

Reasons to Visit Exeter on a Hen Do

Reasons to Visit

Exeter Quayside

The Quay in Exeter is extremely historic and was used as a port in prehistoric times. Along the Quayside you can find cafes and antique shops.

The Cathedral

The historic Exeter Cathedral stands loud and proud right in the city centre. This medieval cathedral dates all the way back over 900 years.

Beautiful Gardens

Throughout the city you will find a handful of amazing gardens that will be perfect for you and the girls to relax in between the rest of your plans.

The Nightlife

Surprisingly to most, the nightlife in Exeter is actually buzzing and there are plenty of pubs, bars and clubs that everyone will enjoy exploring.

It’s Location

Exeter’s location makes it a great base for if you are wanting to explore the rest of Devon. There are plenty of transport links that take you out of the city.

Hen Party Activities

Exeter knows how to do a lot of things and hen party activities are one of them. There are a variety of amazing activities that will be perfect for you and the girls.

More Things to Do in Exeter on a Hen Party

More Things to Do

In between all of your hen party activities we are sure you will want to take in all that Exeter has to offer. As well as all the amazing views of the city, Exeter has an interesting history that dates back to the Roman era. The city has Walls that surround the centre and its famous Gothic Exeter Cathedral and the Norman Exeter Castle. So if you are interested in the history of Exeter there are plenty of ways that you will be able to learn about it.

If you have seen all that there is on the ground in Exeter why not head underground with the underground passages tours. With this experience you can explore all of the medieval passages and learn about the history that goes with them. It’s definitely a unique experience to add into the hen weekend. We’re sure no matter what you end up doing throughout the hen weekend celeb­ra­tions, they will be fun, memorable and enjoyable for all the girls.

Getting Around Exeter on a Hen Do

Getting Around Exeter

If you are planning on staying inside the city centre, then it is extremely easy to get around. Everything is only a short walking distance away from each other and there are train stations dotted around the city centre. There are also plenty of taxis that go through the city every day. One of the best and highly rated taxi companies in Exeter is Apple Taxis, you can call or book a taxi through their app on your phone.

There is also a nightbus that runs through the city if you want a cheaper way to get around. The bus runs every half an hour Monday to Friday up until 3am at night!