Hen Do Guide – Newcastle
You’ve come to the right place to make sure you get the most out of your time in Newcastle whether its just the one night, or a couple! Here you can find out all of the fantastic activities you can book to ensure your hen experience is something you and the girls can truly remember forever!
Whether you’re a foodie, a sports enthusiast, a pamper princess or the dancing queen, Newcastle has something for you! From dining experiences at our fantastic Steakhouse, Indian or Chinese restaurants, to something a bit more active like bubble football, burlesque dancing and zip wiring, we’ve got you covered. You can also take advantage of our spa and pamper days, afternoon teas and makeovers if you’re looking for something relaxed or get hands on with our cocktail making classes, karaoke parties and pole dancing lessons!
If you fancy yourself as a bit of a mastermind, why not try some of Newcastle’s escape rooms. As a small group you will be locked in a room with a series of clues, and, as the name suggests, it’s your job to break out before the timer runs out. A true way to test your logic (and often your friendship)! A great, and relatively new, way to have a good laugh with small groups, which is a bit different to normal hen activities!
And of course, Newcastle is famous for it’s nightlife! The city truly comes to life at night, with loads of bars, clubs and pubs for you to choose between depending on your tastes in drink, atmosphere and music! Here’s a quick look at some of the places you might want to consider for your big girls night out!
Digital is arguably the biggest and most loved nightclubs in Newcastle, leading the way with its trophy room of awards including being in the world’s top forty clubs by a leading magazine in 2016, and Best Large Club at DJ Mag’s 2010 Best of British ceremony! Digital boasts four rooms of electrifying dance hits and chart tunes, Mondays and Saturdays, that will make sure you’ll be dancing the night away! Thursday’s hosts Rebel, which is an event for those enjoying the alternative sounds of The Stone Roses, Arctic Monkeys and The Wombats!
Another legendary party destination is Tiger Tiger where you can indulge in anything from killer cocktails to a classic vodka mixer! With seven rooms all hosting different music, this club is one that will suit everyone in your party, whether you want to get groovy to some old school 80’s classics in ‘Groovy Wonderland’ or unleash your island vibes in the ‘Kanaloa Bar’, hit the techno scene in the ‘White Room’ or just go wild to the most up to date hits! Whatever your style, release your party animal in Tiger! Open till 3 am, every night except Sundays (12:30 close).
Florita’s is a Miami style Bar and Tropical Darden adds a spice of exoticness to your night with a hint of elegance! From 80’s dance hits on a Monday, to funky house mixes on a Saturday, Florita’s boasts fun tropical drinks and unique deco that creates a Ibiza/ Beverly Hills hybrid, sure to keep you dancing until the sun comes up in it’s split level nightclub! (Best to get down early- there’s always a queue!)
Just next door to Florita’s is Madame Koo, tucked away underground, hiding an array or oriental décor and alluring cocktails! Friday’s and Daturday’s boast classic party tunes, floor fillers and chart hits that will keep you on your feet until the early hours! This sneaky hideaway basement disco is a guaranteed love for all party animals and dance enthusiasts!
Also nearby is House of Smith hosts club events every night of the week, and is sure to entertain any taste in music from house and dance music, to RnB and chart classics! HoS is a popular hangout for local celebrities, with it’s locally famous bar, club and terrace- it’s the place to be for non-stop drinking, dancing and fun! You’ll be sure to have a night you’ll never forget!
If dancing on tables sounds like your type of thing, head on over to Bier Keller in Bigg Market! This Bavarian themed pub has plenty of floor space to dance around to well known songs and old classics, and when the floor is full, climbing onto the tables to throw some moves is more than allowed, it is encouraged. With £5 steins, and a variety of other drinks for you non-beer drinkers, it’s great value for money, and an opportunity to go a bit wild!
Get your karaoke speciality songs ready (are you a Whitney Houston or a Bryan Adams?) for Cosy Joe’s a lively spot that hosts private karaoke booths and massive pop hits on the dance floor! If you need a bit of liquid encouragement to grab that microphone, the bars offer a wide selection of branded drinks, plus entry is always free, so you won’t even have to spend much to have a blast! Open till late Thursday-Sunday!
Everyone has those guilty pleasure songs. Reach for the Stars, Tragedy, Country Roads, and Mamma Mia… the list goes on. If you’re a fan of 80’s/ 90’s/ 00’s pop, then you must hit Flares! The place for all things cheesy: flashing dance floor, spinning disco balls, smoke machines, and those catchy tunes we can’t help but all sing along to. Throw in requests to the DJ to get on your faves and then show off your moves on the dance floor, on the elevated stage, or even (if you’re brave) on the poles! Cheap entry (free on weeknights) and cheap drinks mean you can have a LOT of fun for a very small amount of money!
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