Hen Party in Leicester

Hen Party in Leicester

Cocktail Making Class

  • Fun cocktail making classes
  • Welcome drink
  • Mix and shake cocktails
  • Includes food platters
  • Was £28.00
  • Now £27.50
£0.50 off
till 29/10/2020
Rating 4.0 of 5

The Hen Challenge

  • Choose any Two activities
  • Bubble Mayhen
  • Old School Sports Day
  • Archery Battle Zone Tag
  • £53.00

Dance Party Ideas

  • 40+ Dance party themes
  • Props used in some classes
  • City centre private venues
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • £26.00
Rating 5.0 of 5

Smartphone Pub Treasure Hunt

  • Fully organised pub quiz treasure hunt
  • Self run – start any time
  • Great value, latest technology
  • Team challenges, great questions
  • £13.00

Spa Pamper Day

  • Relax and be pampered
  • 1 x treatment each
  • Massage or facial
  • Pool, sauna, Jacuzzi
  • £45.00
Rating 5.0 of 5

Olympic Shames

  • Silly Innuendo Games
  • Great for hen parties
  • Tutus in team colours
  • Adult version of sports day
  • £30.00

Perfume Making

  • Create your own fragrance
  • Choose from 21 blends
  • Free gift for the Bride to Be
  • Classy hen activity
  • £45.00
Rating 5.0 of 5

Life Drawing

  • Nude male life model
  • Includes a tutor
  • City centre private venue
  • All drawing materials included
  • £35.00
Rating 5.0 of 5

Smartphone Hen Party Treasure Hunt

  • Self-run – start any time
  • Includes 3 pub challenges
  • Specifically designed for hens!
  • Challenges, clues and puzzles
  • £13.00

Gin Masterclass

  • Welcome drink
  • Gin based cocktails
  • Make your own gin mixes
  • Fun & games
  • £25.00

Pizza Making

  • Welcome glass of prosecco
  • Learn to toss dough
  • Fun, games & competitions
  • Make your own individual pizza
  • £27.00

Disco Dodgeball

  • Learn and play dodgeball
  • In game disco music
  • Bibs and headbands
  • Play many mini games
  • £27.50

Combat Archery Tag

  • Dodgeball but with Arrows
  • Battle against each other
  • Bunkers and barriers
  • Latest Archery Craze
  • £33.00

ASK Italian - 2 Course Meal

  • Modern Italian restaurant
  • 2 course meal
  • City centre locations
  • Hen party favourite
  • £20.00

90’s Dance

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

ABBA Dance

  • Dance to classic ABBA
  • Full dance routine
  • Dance instructor included
  • Spectators go free!
  • £26.00

Bella Italia – Gin Afternoon Tea

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

Old School Sports Day

  • Retro fun games
  • Egg & spoon, sack race
  • Play in teams/ houses
  • Venue hire included
  • £33.00

Beyoncé Single Ladies Dance

  • She put a ring on it!
  • Fun dance class to single ladies
  • Central private venue
  • Spectators are free
  • £26.00
Rating 5.0 of 5

Bella Italia - Two Course Meal & Unlimited Prosecco

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

Bollywood Dance

  • Learn a story through dance
  • City centre private venues
  • Guided by an instructor
  • Spectators free of charge
  • £26.00
Rating 5.0 of 5

Flower Crown Making

  • Comes to your venue
  • Create beautiful flower crowns
  • All materials and equipment included
  • Cottages, Apartments, Homes
  • £36.50
Rating 5.0 of 5

Binocular Football

  • Crazy binocular football goggles
  • Football bibs and headbands
  • Event co-ordinator
  • Challenges and 5 a-side
  • £29.00

Revolution – Gin Making Class with Snacks

  • Interactive gin tasting
  • Plenty of drinks
  • Fun exciting games
  • Food nibbles included
  • £34.00

Boy Band Dance

  • Nostalgic dance class
  • Dance instructor
  • Private venue
  • Iconic songs & moves
  • £26.00

Bubble Mayhen

  • Games like bulldog & relay races
  • Bounce, Bump & Boing!
  • Mr & Mrs Quiz at half time
  • Bubbly for winners
  • £33.00

Café Rouge - Afternoon Tea with Bottomless Prosecco

  • Classic French bistro
  • Deliciously fresh treats
  • Cakes, scones & more
  • Unlimited prosecco
  • £32.00

2 Course Meal

  • Choose your own restaurant
  • 2 Courses
  • Modern restaurants
  • City centre locations

Go Karting

  • Fast, furious racing
  • Latest go karts
  • Morning & afternoon sessions
  • Winner presentation & prize
  • £45.00

Café Rouge – Classic Afternoon Tea

  • Classic afternoon tea
  • Includes Twinings tea
  • French bistro venue
  • Cakes, mousse & scones
  • £16.00

Burlesque Dance

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

Café Rouge - 2 Course Meal & Drink

  • Two course meal
  • Includes a choice of drink
  • Authentic French restaurant theme
  • City centre locations
  • £23.00

Café Rouge – Cheese Afternoon Tea with Wine

  • Alternative afternoon tea
  • Three tier cheese feast
  • Delicious French wine
  • Central French bistro
  • £21.00

Art of Seduction

  • Sex & foreplay class
  • Light-hearted games
  • Tell stories & share experiences
  • City centre venues
  • £35.00

Cocktail Masterclass & Meal

  • Mix and shake cocktails
  • Fun & Games
  • Enjoy a 2 Course Meal
  • City centre venues
  • £39.50

Mobile Chocolate Making

  • Shape and decorate
  • Make bespoke truffles
  • Infused cocktail flavours
  • Take home your creations
  • £29.95

Dance Class & Cocktail Making

  • Save Money!
  • City Centre Venues
  • Dance Class Party
  • Cocktail Making Party
  • £52.00

Cocktail Workshop

  • Create & make cocktails
  • Mix, strain, shake & muddle
  • Fun & games
  • Trained mixologist
  • £25.00

80's Dance

  • Learn a fun 80’s dance routine
  • City centre private venues
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • Spectators are free
  • £26.00

Disney Dance

  • Nostalgic dance class
  • Dance instructor
  • Private venue
  • Iconic songs & moves
  • £26.00

Dirty Dancing Dance

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

Escape Rooms

  • Interactive escape rooms
  • Challenges, puzzles, clues
  • Themed rooms
  • Will you escape in time!
  • £21.00

Flirt & Seduce

  • Learn some cheeky techniques
  • Male model included
  • Whips, paddles, blindfolds
  • Private room in city centre
  • £37.00

Afternoon Tea

  • Selection of sandwiches
  • Scones, cakes and teas
  • City centre venues
  • Very sophis­ticated activity
  • £21.95

Can Can Dance

  • Energetic, high kicking dance routine
  • Can Can skirts included
  • City centre private venues
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • £26.00

Charleston Dance

  • 1920’s dance theme
  • City centre private venues
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • Spectators are free
  • £26.00

Cocktail Making & Life Drawing

  • Save Money!
  • City Centre Venues
  • Cocktail Making Party
  • Life Drawing Party
  • £60.00

Finger Food & Fizz

  • Glass of prosecco
  • Hot & cold finger food
  • Reserved seating for 90mins
  • Perfect for lunch or afternoon
  • £13.50

Chicago Dance

  • Jazz hands at the ready ladies!
  • Dress to impress
  • City centre private venues
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • £26.00

Gangnam Style Dance

  • Learn the iconic routine
  • Includes a dance instructor
  • Private city centre venues
  • Spectators are free
  • £26.00

Yates - Premium Spirit & Reserved Area

  • Guestlist admission
  • Premium bottle of spirit
  • Includes mixers
  • Reserved area
  • £9.50

Walkabout – VIP Party Drinks

  • Premium bottle of spirit
  • 10 x Shots
  • Bottles of Prosecco
  • Reserved area
  • £16.50

Gin Masterclass & Tapas

  • Drink on arrival
  • Mix up gin cocktails
  • Dig into tasty tapas
  • Fun interactive games
  • £28.50

Grease Dance

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

Fascinator Making

  • Create your own fascinator
  • All materials included
  • Take home your creation
  • Vintage handmade headwear
  • £39.95

GLEE Dance

  • Inspired by hit TV show GLEE
  • Songs include Don’t Stop Believing
  • City centre private venues
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • £26.00

Gin Masterclass & 2 Course Meal

  • Welcome drink on arrival
  • Shake up gin cocktails
  • Tuck into a 2 course meal
  • Central venues
  • £39.50

Revolution – Gin Making & 2 Course Meal

  • Botanical gin masterclass
  • Taste & make various G&T’s
  • Exciting games
  • Followed by 2 course meal
  • £40.00

Cheerleading Dance

  • High energy cheerleading routine
  • Pom-poms included
  • City centre private venues
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • £26.00

Hire a Cocktail Bartender

  • Professional bartender hire
  • All equipment is included
  • Cocktail shopping list
  • Cottages, Apartments, Hotels
  • £220.00

Jive Dance

  • Learn a Jive dance theme
  • Taught by a dance instructor
  • City centre private venues
  • Spectators come free
  • £26.00

Belly Dance

  • Get your hips ready!
  • Dress to impress
  • Available in central venues
  • Guided by dance instructor
  • £26.00

Kisstory Dance

  • Energetic dance class
  • Professional instructor
  • Private function room
  • Fully chore­og­raphed routine
  • £26.00

Pamper Party with Butler

  • Pamper treatments
  • Hunky butler in the buff
  • Private room – City centre
  • Bubbly included
  • £55.00

Hip Hop Dance

  • Learn a Hip Hop theme
  • City centre private venues
  • Expert instructor
  • Spectators are free
  • £26.00

Kylie Dance

  • Learn a Kylie dance routine
  • City centre venues
  • Includes a dance instructor
  • Spectators come free
  • £26.00

Life Drawing & Dance Class

  • Save Money!
  • City Centre Venues
  • Life Drawing Party
  • Dance Class Party
  • £60.00

Little Mix Dance

  • Chart hits dance class
  • Dance instructor
  • Private venue
  • Iconic songs & moves
  • £26.00

Local Bar Guide

  • List of local bars
  • Save time researching
  • Party bars & chic cocktail bars
  • You choose where to go

1920's Flapper Headband Making

  • Create flapper headbands
  • Laces, ribbons, pearl trims…
  • Presentation box
  • Passionate craft teacher
  • £36.50

Revolution – Gin Making Class with Buffet

  • Gin mixology workshop
  • Taste different gins & tonics
  • Fun interactive games
  • Hot buffet included
  • £37.00

LMFAO Dance

  • Learn the LMFAO routine
  • City centre venues
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • Spectators come free
  • £26.00

Mobile Afternoon Tea

  • Mobile Afternoon Tea
  • Professional private chef
  • All food made from scratch
  • Cottages, Apartments, Homes
  • £31.00

Bunting Making

  • We come to you!
  • Bespoke bunting to suit your theme
  • All materials and equipment included
  • Cottages, Apartments, Homes
  • £36.50

Madonna Vogue Dance

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

Cocktail Ring Making

  • Homemade cocktail ring
  • Swarovoski crystals, pearls, glass beads
  • Presentation box
  • Expert craft tutor
  • £36.50

Mobile Cocktail Making

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

Fascinator Making

  • Create your own fascinator
  • All materials included
  • Take home your creation
  • Vintage handmade headwear
  • £36.50

Mobile Dance Party

  • We come to you!
  • 20+ Dance class themes
  • Dance instructor
  • Cottages, Apartments
  • £23.00

Mobile Gin Tasting

  • Private Gin Tasting at your own venue
  • Former distillery manager as host
  • Authentic and fun tasting session
  • All glassware, ice, garnishes, tonics and gins provided
  • £35.00

Garter Making

  • Bespoke garter making
  • Ribbons, trims & charms
  • Expert tuition
  • Beautiful presentation box
  • £36.50

Jewellery Making

  • Homemade jewellery
  • Bracelets, necklaces, earrings
  • Swarovski crystals, pearls…
  • Lovely presentation box
  • £36.50

Mobile Life Drawing & Cocktail Making

  • Two Fantastic Activities
  • Mobile Life Drawing
  • Mobile Cocktail Making
  • Apartments, Cottages, Homes

Nipple Tassels

  • Cheeky crafty activity
  • Make nipple tassels
  • Sequins, crystals, leatherette
  • Learn construction techniques
  • £36.50

Mobile Makeup

  • We bring the makeup artist to you
  • 1 x 30 min treatment
  • Choose from makeup styles
  • Cottages, Apartments, Hotels
  • £33.00

Knicker Making

  • Customise knickers
  • Great fun, cheeky activity
  • Colourful fabrics
  • Motifs, sequins, lace
  • £36.50

Mobile Pamper Party

  • We bring the pamper to you
  • 1 x 30 min treatment
  • Massage, Facial, Manicure, Pedicure
  • Cottages, Apartments, Hotels
  • £29.95

Mobile Life Drawing

  • Nude life model
  • All drawing materials included
  • Games & different poses
  • Comes to your venue
  • £29.50

Mobile Yoga Class

  • A Yoga Class at your venue
  • Yoga mats included
  • All abilities catered for
  • Cottages, Homes or Apartments
  • £19.50

Mobile Hair & Makeup

  • We bring the stylists to you
  • 2 x 15 min treatments
  • Choose from hair and makeup styles
  • Cottages, Apartments, Hotels
  • £33.00

MTV Divas Dance

  • Girl power dance class
  • Dance instructor
  • Private venue
  • Iconic songs & moves
  • £26.00

Musical Theatre Dance

  • West End dance class
  • Dance instructor
  • Private venue
  • Iconic songs & moves
  • £26.00

Naked Butlers

  • Hot butler wearing just an apron
  • Available day & evening
  • Hire more than one
  • Play games, serve drinks
  • £170.00

Naked Chocolatier

  • Hunky chocolatiers
  • Make chocolates & truffles
  • Mix, pipe, dip & decorate
  • Cottages, Apartments, Hotels
  • £43.50

Lip Sync Battle

  • Choose your song
  • Two teams battle
  • Chore­og­raphed routine
  • Props included
  • Was £34.95
  • Now £29.95
£5 off
till 29/10/2020

Nightclub Entry

  • Nightclub entry
  • Queue jumper, so no waiting
  • Nothing else to pay on the door
  • Less hassle on the night
  • £5.00
Rating 5.0 of 5

Paintballing

  • Competitive Action
  • Fantastic courses
  • Masks, overalls and guns
  • Half day or full day
  • £15.00

Personal Chef Service

  • Gourmet dining experience
  • Professional Chef
  • Fresh ingredients used
  • Cottages, Apartments, Homes

Pizza Express - 2 Course Meal & Drink

  • Pizza specialists
  • 2 course Italian meal
  • Includes a choice of drink
  • Great party atmosphere
  • £21.00

Pole Dancing

  • Learn basic spins, moves & tricks
  • venue hire included
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • Spectators are free
  • £31.00

Revolution - 2 Course Meal & Drink

  • Reserved seating
  • 2 course meal
  • Lively party venue
  • late bar & kitchen
  • £18.00

Revolution - 3 Course Meal & Drink

  • Great restaurant for hen parties
  • 3 course meal
  • Lively venue
  • Nice cocktails
  • £22.00

Revolution – Afternoon Tea & Cocktail

  • Lovely afternoon activity
  • Mixture of Sandwiches
  • Cakes & scones with cream
  • One cocktail per person
  • £17.00

Salsa Dance Class

  • Professional dance instructor
  • Private venue
  • 1 hour duration
  • Salsa theme

Rock n Roll Dance

  • Learn a rock n roll theme
  • Guided by an instructor
  • Spectators are free
  • City centre venues
  • £26.00

Song Recording Studio

  • Sing & record
  • Choose from 10,000 tracks
  • Recording studios
  • Track available for download
  • £35.00

Spice Girls Dance

  • Learn a Spice Girls routine
  • Held in city centre venues
  • Experience dance instructor
  • Spectators come free
  • £26.00

Spy School Smartphone Challenge

  • Spy themed challenges
  • Self run – start any time
  • Great value, latest technology
  • GPS and image recognition
  • £13.00

Street Dance

  • Learn a street dance theme
  • City centre private venues
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • Spectators come free
  • £26.00

Smartphone City Treasure Hunt

  • Fully organised city treasure hunt
  • Self run – start any time
  • Great value, latest app technology
  • Team challenges, clues, puzzles, scavenger hunts
  • £13.00
Rating 5.0 of 5

Strictly Dance

  • Learn to become a Strictly Champion
  • City centre private venues
  • Experienced dance instructor
  • Spectators are free
  • £26.00

Striptease Nude Life Drawing

  • Hunky nude life model
  • Poses & Striptease
  • Drawing materials
  • Art tutor
  • £43.00

Thriller Dance

  • Michael Jackson Thriller routine
  • Fancy dress welcome
  • City centre private venues
  • Dance instructor
  • £26.00

Tipsy Tea Party

  • Modern twist on afternoon tea
  • Selection of open sandwiches
  • Scones with clotted cream & jam
  • 2 glasses of prosecco
  • £19.50

Zizzi - 2 Course Meal

  • Choice of Italian dishes
  • 2 course meal
  • Modern Italian restaurant
  • Very popular venue
  • £19.00

Revolution – Bottomless Brunch

  • Great way to start the day
  • Delicious brunch dishes
  • Unlimited drinks for 2 hours
  • Prosecco, beer, cocktails
  • £31.00

Revolution - Prosecco & Cocktails

  • Reserved area
  • Sharing cocktail pitchers
  • 2 bottles of prosecco
  • Fabulous atmosphere
  • £16.50

Revolution - Spirits & Cocktails

  • Reserved area
  • Bottle of vodka or gin
  • 2 x cocktail pitchers
  • Flavoured vodka shots
  • £18.00

Revolution – Cocktails & Limbo

  • How low can you go?
  • Rockstar Mar-Tree-Ni
  • Shot limbo with 30 shots
  • Reserved area
  • £16.50

Revolution – Brilliant Belvedere

  • 2 x Belvedere Vodka bottles
  • Espresso Martini sharers
  • 30 vodka shots & mixers
  • Plus Rockstar cocktails
  • £525.00

Revolution - Spirit & Booth

  • Reserved area
  • Bottle of spirit
  • Mixers & garnishes
  • Guestlist entry
  • £14.50

Revolution - Premium Spirit & Booth

  • Exclusive area
  • Premium spirits
  • Guestlist entry
  • Small & large groups
  • £16.50

Las Iguanas – Cuban Afternoon Tea

  • Cuban themed afternoon tea
  • Cuban cigar sandwiches
  • Havana Club Rum tea
  • Plenty tapas and treats
  • £22.00

Las Iguanas - Bottomless Brunch

  • Tasty set brunch menu
  • Choice of starter & main
  • Unlimited prosecco
  • Popular Latin American venue
  • £31.00

Las Iguanas - 2 Course Meal & Drink

  • South American restaurant
  • Enjoy a 2 course meal
  • Modern Latin American decor
  • Eat Latin – Drink Latin
  • £21.00

Naked Chef - Various Menus

  • Professional chef
  • Choice of menus
  • Buff butler service
  • Cottages, Apartments, Homes

The Essential Hen Night

What’s Included

  • 1 night at Travelodge
  • 2 Course Meal
  • Reserved Booth & Drinks
  • Enquire for prices

The Hen Challenge

  • Choose any Two activities
  • Bubble Mayhen
  • Old School Sports Day
  • Archery Battle Zone Tag
  • £53.00

Dance Class & Cocktail Making

  • Save Money!
  • City Centre Venues
  • Dance Class Party
  • Cocktail Making Party
  • £52.00

Cocktail Making & Life Drawing

  • Save Money!
  • City Centre Venues
  • Cocktail Making Party
  • Life Drawing Party
  • £60.00

Life Drawing & Dance Class

  • Save Money!
  • City Centre Venues
  • Life Drawing Party
  • Dance Class Party
  • £60.00

Mobile Life Drawing & Cocktail Making

  • Two Fantastic Activities
  • Mobile Life Drawing
  • Mobile Cocktail Making
  • Apartments, Cottages, Homes

Looking for Leicester Hen Do Ideas?

Plan the perfect hen party in Leicester to suit your bride to be and her last night of freedom. The ideas on offer can range from classy hen party activities to naughty nights and everything in between! Leicester is a friendly city with heaps of fun hen activities and varied nightlife, making it such a great place to have a hen weekend. Treat your bride to be to a full hen weekend package or build your own with hen party houses and a unique theme. Make sure the last blowout is one to remember with games, dares and decorations too.

Leicester Hen Party Ideas

Leicester is brimming with plenty of hen party hot spots for you to fit into your weekend and we’re sure you’ll love every minute of your stay here. Whether you’re looking to relax, enjoy some great grub, get your fashion fix or party the night away, you’ll find it all in this fantastic destination.

This cosmopolitan city is the ideal place if you’re looking to splash the cash on a little (or a lot) of retail therapy especially with it being ranked in the top 10 shopping destinations in the country.

Funktion can provide you hens with all of Leicester’s best attractions, activities, accom­moda­tion and nightlife guides (PHEW!) that will guarantee you girls give the bride-to-be the best hen do and create some fantastic memories you’ll never forget.

Top 10 Hen Do Activities in Leicester

1. Life Drawing

Get your girls sketching a hunky nude male model to the best of their abilities, that’s if they aren’t too distracted by the model.

2. Cocktail Making & Meal

Mix up some delicious cocktails at a city centre bar as you play some fun games with the girls and end the activity with a lovely two course meal.

3. Perfume Making

Whilst sipping on a glass of bubbly, you and the girls will create your own signature scents with help from a trained perfume consultant.

4. Archery Battle Zone Tag

Get your girls running, dodging and aiming their way through a bow and arrow game of dodgeball for a unique hen party.

5. Lip Sync Battle

Go head to head against the girls with a fully chore­og­raphed dance routine and lip sync to a song of your choice.

6. Old School Sports Day

Compete against the girls in traditional sports day games such as egg and spoon race, sack race and space hoppers.

7. Smartphone Hen Party Treasure Hunt

Explore Leicester like never before by taking part in fun hen challenges, trivia and questions that will take you around the beautiful city.

8. Bubble Mayhen

Wrap the girls up in giant inflatable bubbles as you compete in various fun games in order to be the winning team.

9. Dance Classes

Dance the day/night away with a fully chore­og­raphed routine taught by a professional dancer, with themes such as Belly Dancing, Beyoncé and more.

10. Tipsy Tea Party

Nibble on some scrumptious tea party food and sip on some bubbly whilst you sit back and relax with the girls.

Places to Eat in Leicester

Places to Eat in Leicester

Probably one of the most important aspects of any trip that needs thorough research is the food! Daytime bites, evening meals or late-night grub are all important when you’re travelling for a hen night – and knowing the best places to eat in Leicester is key! To help you get to grips with some tops restaurants, cafes and eateries around the city, we’ve collected a few favourite that we think you’ll love. No matter what your budget, there’s a place to fuel your girls somewhere in Leicester.

A cuisine that pretty much every person in the UK enjoys is Italian, right? Even the fussiest hens can chow down on a delicious pizza or big bowl of comforting pasta. For clean eating Italian food, head to OGGI Simply Italian on London Road and fill your boots. If you’re looking for something more adventurous to mark the celeb­ra­tions, treat the girls to a meal at Istanbul Restaurant. Although it looks simple from the outside, this highly rated eatery offers incredible Turkish cuisine, with posh kebabs that will blow your minds.

If your budding bride is a big lover of spice, Leicester has an impressive amount if Indian restaurants to test your taste buds. A favourite for locals and travellers alike is Chef and Spice on Andrewes Street, which serves buffet style Indian food as well as some Chinese and English cuisine mixed in. A true crowd pleaser if you’re in a big group and can’t decide where to go! Finally, it wouldn’t be a hen weekend without a greasy bite to eat somewhere along the way. Swap your McDonalds for a Grizzlers burger and you’re sure to come back for more!

Shops, Shops, Shops in Leicester

Shops, Shops, Shops

Whether you’re a shopaholic or you just have a spare few hours in between hen do fun, there’s a lot of shopping outlets and areas to try around Leicester. This midlands city has a great balance of independent shops, hidden gems and high street brands to make for a unique experience that will make you remember Leicester apart from other destinations in the UK.

Highcross Shopping Centre in Leicester

For the ultimate hub of all things shopping, cut out the middle man and visit Highcross shopping centre. Once you’re inside, you’ll find a whole host of familiar brands to buy from, perfect for if you’ve forgot a pair of tights or false eyelashes! From high street clothing brands to phone shops and beauty stores, you’ll be kept busy exploring all the stores on offer in this massive shopping centre. There’s also places to eat and cafes to grab a snack to keep you fuelled on your shopping expedition.

Other than the monster shopping centre, Leicester also houses The Lanes for quirkier shops. Perfect if the weather is nice, the lanes are a collection of small streets dedicated to shops and storefronts. There’s chocolate shops and patisseries, tea rooms and antique shops to take your fancy and grab a unique memento of the hen weekend. Alter­natively, head to the stunning St Martin’s Square to find more local shops to Leicester.

Nightlife Guide to Leicester Hen Nights

Leicester is a great place for a hen night out; there is so much to choose from. During the weekend, the clock tower is the hub of action, crowd’s stream to bars and clubs along Church Gate, Silver Street and High Street. Whether you’re looking for champagne bars, real ale pubs or a unique cocktail hangout, you’re sure to find everything you need for a classic hen party evening.

Belvoir Street

Leicester city is the place to head for all your hen night needs, along Belvoir Street and beyond you will find a huge variety of incredible bars that will be perfect for whatever kind of celebrations and night you’re after.

If you’re looking for a classy place to celebrate, The Terrace serves a great range of champagnes and cocktails in an upmarket environment fit for a stylish bunch of hens. This venue features plenty of enter­ta­inment including live performances and DJ sets during the weekend making it a perfect place for a lively evening.

Loseby Lane, Grey Friars & Pocklingtons Walk

Just off the High Street you will find Loseby Lane which goes all the way down to Pocklingtons Walk, this huge stretch of road has a variety of different bars and pubs that will be perfect for your hen weekend.

Near Loseby Lane you’ll find The Gadabout, a cocktail bar that is renowned for its themed drinks, each cocktail is given a different place that influenced the drink and they are called inflight drinks! This quirky cocktail venue is a perfect place to head during the night.

New Walk

Just slightly outside of the city centre we suggest you take a trip down to New Walk, here you will find a handful of amazing places to eat and drink. Revolution bar is located here, a favourite to many of our hens visiting the city. Here you can enjoy impressive cocktails, its friendly atmosphere and a few nibbles, what more could you want?

Reasons to Visit Leicester on a Hen Do

Reasons to Visit

A Quiet Treasure

Leicester doesn’t have the same exposure to tourists as other big cities around the UK, but still offers a lot to do and see without huge queues and high prices.

Learn a Little

With museums like the New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, you can spend an interesting day learning about a variety of topics from dinosaurs to expres­si­onist art.

Leicester Cathedral

For a slice of the city and UK’s history, the cathedral is a great day out. Walk the grounds, pay your respects inside and work off a hangover in between activities.

Epic Nightlife

After dark, the number of quirky bars and cool watering holes will definitely take you by surprise. The crowd is young because of the popular Leicester university!

Range of Activities

You won’t get bored on a hen party in Leicester! There’s dozens upon dozens of hen do activities to fill your weekend of celeb­ra­tions, with differing activities depending on your budding brides interests.

More Things to Do in Leicester on a Hen Party

More Things to Do

As well as things to do in Leicester that are available all year round, the location also has a lot of interesting seasonal events. Depending on the time of year you’re planning the hen weekend, it’s wise to look up Leicester’s diary to see if you’re in for a treat! For example, Leicester is home to the longest-running comedy festival in the whole of the UK. If you’re able visiting in February, you can enjoy a barrel of laughs with well-known comedians at this feel-good festival.

A massive draw to Leicester for all science lovers is the National Space Centre. One of its kind, this award-winning centre houses interactive galleries and the UK’s largest planetarium inside. Perfect for a short and sweet day out full of interesting facts!

Getting Around Leicester on a Hen Do

Getting Around Leicester

There are plenty of pedestrian routes within the city centre of Leicester and most of the attractions are within a short walk away from each other. Leicester has one main train station within the city centre and offers services to many major cities including London, Birmingham and Manchester.

The city provides a regular bus service in and around the centre as well as a park and ride service that travel to and from major shops. During the evening, there are also plenty of taxi ranks available that work throughout the night allowing you to party late on.

If you hens are planning on driving to Leicester, then London is only a 2-hour drive London and 1 hour from Birmingham. The m69 and M6 is also easy access to the city from Birmingham, Wales and the South West.

Reviews for Leicester

Rating 5.0
Rebecca Curtis
9th August 2019
We all loved it thank you the host was lovely
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Bhavika Dhanak
9th September 2018
We all had a great laugh. The teacher was really good and was very patient with us. Would recommend it to anyone else.Thank you for organising it for us.
Rating 5.0
Jo Neate
17th June 2017
It was fab thanks! Model was very friendly and it was a great day.
Rating 5.0
Paula Lee
10th June 2017
We had an amazing time it was brilliant we all really enjoyed it.
Rating 5.0
Laura Kane
2nd June 2017
Yes all of the activities were enjoyed. The perfume making was a highlight for us.
Rating 4.0
Dawn
4th June 2016
we all had a fabulous time thank you