Red7 Blogs , August 31, 2017
Soak up the sun on a dream hen holiday in Marbella – with stunning villas and hotels, afternoon boat parties and champagne flowing through the night in world-famous clubs. Live the life of luxury with your own group villa, where you and the girls dip in and out of the pool between spots of sunbathing in the courtyard. Or chill out in a pool-side hotel that keeps you closer to the beach, where early risers enjoy a morning walk.
The city promises heavenly local cuisine, with endless tapas dishes that are complemented perfectly by sangria and cocktails. Spend an afternoon hunting for hidden gems in Marbella’s renowned shops, or indulge the gorgeous weather with a boat trip or dip in the sea. Marbella is ideal for an evening cocktail, and is located right next to the lively Puerto Banus – a night out worthy of your hen do. We love helping you prepare for your special day with a relaxing, sun-soaked break – and here we show you some of the best luxury highlights to add a glamorous touch to your hen do.
Forget all the worries of wedding planning as you chill by the pool, drink in hand, alongside your girls. Marbella is a dream spot to unwind, with amazing Spanish sunshine beating down all day long. Clear your mind of seating arrangements and flowers as you lounge on beautiful beaches, or sip wine on a classy cruise.
Arrive at the exclusive La Sala By The Sea Beach Club in style with your own reserved pool-side sunbeds – where you won’t have to lift a finger all afternoon. Your very own waiter brings you towels, fruit and water while you and your friends simply lie back and enjoy the sunshine. The views from your sunbeds are unrivalled, overlooking the Mediterranean. Ease into the party spirit with live music and DJs, who create a stress-free ambience with chilled early afternoon songs, and turn it up with club hits later on.
Get the party started early on your own private cruise – where you and the girls head out for a glamorous yacht ride along the coast of Marbella. You’ll each receive a complementary glass of wine, which tastes all the sweeter with a beautiful Spanish backdrop. When the boat docks you’ll get a chance to take a dip in the luscious sea, or even get the hearts racing with a hilarious banana boat ride. The private cruise trip is the perfect time for a heart-to-heart with your group and for snapping a selfie with your bride tribe…
There’s nowhere better to spend a summer holiday afternoon than this beach front club, with mesmerising views of the sea. Treat yourselves to drinks under the sun at the beautiful Mahiki Beach Club – an outdoor Polynesian-themed paradise with summery beach hut vibes. The club’s extensive cocktail list features unique cocktails served in themed cups – so you and the girls can mix and match flavours. And there’s also a champagne menu, so you can raise that first toast to your unforgettable holiday.
Make the most of your Marbella holiday, exploring the city and taking a relaxing break on the beach or in the shops. Glide through the crystal-clear sea in an unforgettable watersports activity, or head into town for a spot of retail therapy where you might find the dream dress for your night out.
Add a touch of adventure to your Marbella hen do with an afternoon of outdoor activities on Funny Beach. Top up your tan while simultaneously navigating the waters in an exciting paddlesurfing, hoverboarding or flyboarding session that’s sure to get the pulses racing. As well as adventurous water sports and go karting you’ll also find stretches of stunning blue waters making this a great spot to let your hair down in the run up to the big day. Funny beach is lined with restaurants, and offers umbrellas and chairs for rental – so you can make a day of it on the Spanish seaside.
Those with expensive taste will fall in love with Marbella’s shopping spots, where there’s truly something for everyone. Whether it’s dresses for your night out, or bikinis for the next morning’s sunbathing session – Marbella boasts the biggest names in fashion, plus high-end boutiques full of fabulous finds.
Take a walk around the 338B boutique – home to luxury names like Ugg, Ted Baker and Jessica Simpson, and the perfect place to find your latest fashion fix or a lasting memento of your hen trip. La Canada is another must-visit mall for fashion-lovers, with famous stores like Tommy Hilfiger, Bershka and Lacoste full of gorgeous holiday outfits. Take a pitstop before you drop, and check out the striking sea views from the terrace of La Canada.
Your last day in Marbella is a special one, so why not spend it in your group’s very own villa? Catch the last of the rays with a spot of sunbathing, before an expert mixologist joins you for a cocktail masterclass. Nothing tastes and smells like summer quite as much as a mouth-watering outdoor BBQ – and it’s even served by your own butler who joins your group for a naughty hen weekend treat. Put your feet up and indulge in sun, drinks and delicious food, knowing your ride to the airport is all taken care of at the end of the afternoon.
Marbella is heaven for foodies. Modern and authentic bars and restaurants line the city – with dishes for every taste and fancy. Indulge in a lavish meal at one of Marbella’s exotic restaurants or try a tapas bar where you can get a taste of everything. Pack brunch for a chilled day at the beach, or visit Marbella’s finest restaurants for signature dishes well worthy of an Instagram post.
Start your evening the right way with a classy meal at the Oak Garden Restaurant, where the grilled beef dishes are rivalled only by the restaurant’s unique boho décor. The sun continues to shine as you sit down to an alfresco dinner, with trees and oak-inspired features, plus mesmerising views of the iconic La Concha hills. Alongside a delicious two-course meal, you and the girls will each get your choice of a half bottle of red or white wine. And as you just won’t want to leave, the Oak cocktail bar offers an extensive list of tasty drinks to get you ready for a memorable night out. Photo credit: https://www.ketogenicsupplementreviews.com/
Get your glasses clinking at El Gran Gatsby – a restaurant that not only serves up mouth-watering dishes, but gives you a balcony view of the port. Try an authentic taste of the coastal city with a menu that’s full of Mediterranean cuisine. Signature seafood dishes like lobster are mixed with quirky meals like octopus, which are ideal when you’re in the adventurous holiday spirit. The renowned El Gran Gatsby also has a classy cocktail menu to ease you into the party spirit as the sun sets over the city.
The biggest and best part of any hen holiday is the evening’s celebrations – but we don’t have to tell you that. It’s the time to dress up and let your hair down, and simply have an amazing night with your closest friends. Luckily for you, Marbella has a vibrant nightlife full of bars, clubs and cocktail bars… and it’s all on your doorstep.
Party like royalty with a VIP table at one of Marbella’s most famous venues. Aqwa Mist parties regularly welcome huge names like Craig David and Jason Derulo for live performances – so it’s a far cry from your local nightclub. You’ll be in esteemed company in Aqwa Mist, which attracts celebrities and icons with its all-night parties. Your group’s table comes with free drinks, pampering you with the complete VIP treatment and you can get the same experience with a funkier flavour at Tibu.
Linekers is an iconic nightclub with a lively atmosphere, and a regular hotspot for the rich and famous. You and the girls can relish living the lavish life with your own designated group area, plus your own waiter serving you complementary champagne. The bar is stocked with all your favourite shots and cocktails, for when the night takes a naughty turn. It’s the perfect time to unleash your signature group pose as you have photos taken throughout the night to help you cherish the occasion. Your last night in Marbella is an unforgettable one as you party in Linekers until the early hours.
If you’re after endless sun and unforgettable memories, a Marbella hen do has got you covered. Wedding stress seems a distant memory as you spend quality time with your closest friends – and indulge in all the tapas, champagne and relaxation you deserve. And your holiday mirrors all the excitement and glamour of your upcoming special day, thanks to celebrity hotspot nightclubs and fancy restaurants. We love helping you plan your perfect hen holiday, so get in touch with us to find villas, beaches and club venues worthy of celebrating in the run up to your big day.