Red7 , August 27, 2014
Winter may be coming, but your hen weekends should be anything but cold and grey. Swap your sun loungers and sangria for stylish city breaks, opulent spas and apres ski. And there’s always the option to seek out some winter sun… Redseven have your luxury winter wonderland hen weekends sorted.
Our capital never fails to serve up a smorgasbord of festive activities for winter hen weekends. Tuck yourselves up in a cosy luxury hotel in the capital and make the most of London’s amazing nightlife. Highlights include the annual Christmas extravaganza in Hyde Park, Winter Wonderland, where hens can indulge iin the enormous Bavarian Market with mulled wine, fairground rides, and live music. London’s most famous landmarks also host their own outdoor ice rinks every year including Somerset House, the London Eye, the Tower of London. When you’ve finished indulging your inner child, the hens can head to party the night away in London’s awesome winter themed bars or had to the top of the Shard for a winter cocktail with a view at Aquashard on level 31.
The historic city of Bath turns into a postcard-perfect hen weekend destination overthe winter months. The hens can wander the streets of the World Heritage Site in search of presents and before taking shelter in the famous rooftop pools of Thermae Bath Spa overlooking the iconic spas of Bath Cathedral and warm you cockles in the only natural thermal waters in Britain. Bath’s nightlife is stylish and upmarket, with plenty of boutique bars and gourmet restaurants to tempt your tastebuds.
Winter sun doesn’t get better than the lively, exotic streets and tranquil riads and rooftop bars of Marrakech. Your hen weekend can book a private palacial luxury riad a la Poppy Delevingne and her A-List pals with it’s own pool, courtyard and decadent bedrooms. By day hens can explore the souks and buy anything from luxury fabrics, carpets, leather and jewellery to herbs, witch doctory, chickens and knock offs. Marrakech is a paradise for hens looking for something a little bit different… and you can top it off with a miraculously indulgent traditional Moroccan hammam.