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Thinking of celebrating the bride’s last weekend of freedom in the capital of the Emerald Isle? Great choice, ladies! This wild and wonderful city is massively popular with visitors year upon year.
What to Expect During a Hen Party in Dublin
A Dublin hen do is all about experiencing the craic! The nightlife is nothing short of spectacular from traditional boozers to the all-out party vibes that spill onto the streets around Temple Bar on the southern bank of the River Liffey. You’ll have the night of your life in the Irish capital and be giggling about the hilarious shenanigans for ages after.
So much more than just a party destination, Dublin boasts a fascinating history and has long been a hub of culture, music, poetry and literature. To top all that off, you’re also going to be surrounded by a sea of Irishmen sporting that gorgeous accent that makes all of us go weak at the knees!
From Dublin Zoo to the Guinness Storehouse, there’s so much to see. But how about kick starting your celebrations in Ireland’s capital city with a fun group activity, sure to break the ice and get everyone smiling straight away?
Outdoor Hen Do Activities in Dublin
It’s pretty likely that you’ll spend a lot of time during your hen party in Dublin in one of the many awesome bars but make sure to enjoy the beautiful scenery outdoors too. There’s no better way to shake off a hangover or bond with your group than trying out an outdoor activity. How about climbing into zorbs for hilarious games with Bubble Mayhen or taking part in your very own School Sports Day, complete with sack, Space Hopper and bean bag on the head races?
Irish Dance Party - Dive right into the Emerald Isle spirit with the Irish Dance Party on your hen do in Dublin! This interactive extravaganza combines dance classes, performances, live music and fun stories about Irish culture. Lasting two-hours, you can expect to join in all the shenanigans with a big crowd and non-stop party atmosphere.
Beyonce Dance Class - If you’re a group of dancefloor divas, you’ll also have a blast at our Single Ladies Dance Class, celebrating all things Beyoncé. A professional dance teacher will show you how to move like Queen B herself, teaching you a choreographed routine to one of her greatest hits.
Nude Life Drawing - Embrace some of that Irish cheekiness with some Dublin hen party life drawing. You’ll be in hysterics as a nude male model de-robes before your eyes. With absolutely nothing left to the imagination, it’s now your turn to draw everything you see (yes, everything!) on the paper in front of you under the watchful eye of a professional art teacher.
Afternoon Tea Bus - We all love a bit of sightseeing but what makes it even more enjoyable? Food, of course! Tuck into delicate sandwiches, delicious cakes and scones (everyone’s fave!) as you see all the famous landmarks on this afternoon tea bus.
Spa Day - Want to warm up and dry off somewhere really relaxing? Head on a spa day with the girls and relax to the max in the luxury swimming pool, jacuzzi, steam room and sauna. You’ll also get your choice of treatment, from massages to facials, for 30 indulgent minutes. Sounds heavenly, right?
Dance party for 27 ladies, was such fun and very well organised. would highly recommend.
Absolutely made our time in Dublin!!
Quality activity this and a cracking venue the bar does great food and the best pint of Guinness we had the whole trip.
We had amazing time at the lip sync battle. It was so much fun, the girl leading the session was so friendly and made everyone feel comfortable and brought out the competitive side of everyone! Fizz Box has been amazing, after an error on my part they spent so much time rearranging my booking in order to accommodate our group! Cannot thank them enough for staying late, reassuring me and sorting out all my issues just 24 hours before the booking! An excellent company and a great activity! Can’t wait to try some of your other activities 🙌🏻🥳😃
Fancy a bit of celeb spotting on your hen do in Dublin? Many famous faces were born in Dublin from Hollywood heartthrob Colin Farrell and to boyband Boyzone, presenter Graham Norton to indie-pop band The Script, iconic rock band U2 to singer Sinead O’Connor. Who hasn’t played Nothing Compares 2 U after a break up?
No hen do in Dublin is complete without enjoying a good old gossip over some good food! Whether you want to end the evening with a chilled-out meal or line those stomachs before hitting the town, a slap-up dinner ticks all the boxes.
Activities for Foodie Hen Parties in Dublin
Whether you want a Michelin-starred, sophisticated restaurant, to eat seafood that’s freshly hauled from Dublin Bay, delicious international cuisine, traditionally Irish pub grub or just a cheap and cheerful takeaway, you’ll find it in the city centre.
Bottomless Brunch - Bottomless brunch is a quintessential Dublin hen do activity, getting the booze flowing for a fun day drinking session that includes a slap-up meal. You’ll get your pick of brunch dish from the set menu and will wash everything down with totally unlimited alcohol or soft drinks.
Afternoon Tea - Enjoy a sophisticated daytime treat where you’ll tuck into feather-light finger sandwiches with a range of fillings, a selection of cakes and scones with clotted cream and jam. Afternoon tea gives you all a chance to slow down the pace and catch up with the girls.
Dublin Restaurants - Your taste buds are going to be thoroughly treated during your Dublin hen party with more restaurants than you can shake a stick at. Whether you want cheap eats at the end of your big night out or a sumptuous fine dining experience, you’re to find it in the city centre.
Buskers Bar at Temple Bar Hotel - Tickle your taste buds with a delicious three-course meal at Buskers Bar at the Temple Bar Hotel. You’ll pick three awesome courses from their fab set menu, packed with traditional Irish dishes with a bang on trend twist.
There’s even something to please the veggies and desserts range from chocolate chip cheesecake to banoffee pie? Drooling yet?
Cleaver East - This sophisticated restaurant is located in the heart of Temple Bar and gives visitors a playful menu with delicious and locally sourced Irish ingredients with infusions from East Asia. Think meat cuts and grilled seafood with a creative flair. They even serve up a mouth-watering bottomless brunch with dishes ranging from a full Irish breakfast to chicken dumplings with soy and chilli dipping sauce.
The legendary nightlife in Dublin is diverse and dynamic, promising a last night of freedom you’ll never forget! From microbreweries to swanky cocktail bars, from rockin’ music venues to traditional Irish pubs, there’s a pub, bar or club for everyone here, no matter what your taste or budget. If you’re looking for hen party ideas in Dublin, we reckon partying at a pub, bar or nightclub will be pretty high up on your priority list.
There’s never a dull moment in the Temple Bar area. We reckon it gives visitors one of the best bar crawls in the world! Your feet barely have time to touch the cobbled pavement between pubs. The party atmosphere spills on to the streets as you mingle with likeminded revellers and enjoy loads of laughs.
As well as top notch drinks, you’ll also be treated to loads of live music from traditional Irish folk to the latest chart hits. Everywhere’s open until the wee hours so get ready for an epic all nighter!
Bar Crawl - A great way to sample all the highlights of Dublin’s nightlife is with one of our bar crawls. You’ll visit at least five pubs and get a free shot in each. What better to discover your favourite bar? And trust us, you’ll be spoilt for choice.
You’ll also be given wristbands which will give you access to loads of other fab discounts and special offers. You can use them all weekend, create your own pub crawl, save money and skip queues. What’s not to love?
Cocktail Making - Cocktail making has got to be one of our most popular activities for hen parties in Dublin! What’s a trip to this party city without a few drinks? Make everything feel even more special by combining this with learning a fun new skill! Head to the Temple Bar Hotel to learn all the tricks of the trade whilst getting your hands on a shot and two cocktails each! The friendly bartender will show you exactly how to mix and muddle as you get competitive with your friends over whose drink looks and tastes the best!
Once you’re all cocktailed out, why not sit down to a tasty two-course meal with either a starter and a main or a main and dessert to line your bellies before you party the rest of the night away? You can tuck into a tempting set menu with traditionally Irish dishes and other European faves. You’re spoilt for choice on a hen night in Dublin!
The Temple Bar - 47-48 Temple Bar, Dublin, D02 N725
Cool and quintessentially Irish, this mega famous bar is in the heart of Temple Bar and offers a warm welcome, a range of delicious drinks and pub grub. Not to mention that it’s won Traditional Irish Music Pub of the Year for more than 10 years. It’s probably the most iconic bar in town, and if it’s a traditional Dublin pub you’re after, this one is hard to beat.
Bad Bobs - 35-37 Essex Street East, Temple Bar, Dublin, D02 Y891
Right in the heart of Temple Bar, you’ll find party hotspot Bad Bobs, the perfect place for an epic night out. With five floors, a night here can be whatever you want; you can throw your best shapes on the dancefloor, chill out on the roof terrace or sip on cocktails in a quiet corner. The choice is yours.
There’s never a bad time of year to go on a hen do in Dublin! Whether you’re a party animal or a culture vulture, there’s always something going on in the Irish capital.
TradFest takes place in January, showcasing the cream of the crop of Irish and international traditional and folk artists with performances, concerts, sessions and workshops. Did we mention that lots of the events were free?
St Patrick’s Day
St Patrick’s Day turns into a whole weekend of partying as more than 100,000 descend on the city to enjoy the epic St Patrick’s Day Festival in March. This celebration of Irish history and culture features dazzling parades, performances from top musicians and dancers, arts and crafts activities and a food and drink fair. The city looks gorgeous as the streets, buildings and public spaces are illuminated by green lights.
Music fans should head to Marlay Park in July for Longitude Festival. Here you can watch of the world’s best hip-hop, R&B and dance acts perform for your entertainment. July also hosts the annual Vodaphone Comedy Festival where more than 100 stand-up comedians from Ireland and all over the globe come to the stage to make everyone LOL.
Dublin Fringe Festival
The city comes alive during these two weeks in September with live performances, music, dramatic arts shows and exciting new ideas. You never know what you might discover at Dublin Fringe Festival.
Bram Stoker Festival
Get into the mood for some spookiness with a hen do in Dublin in October not just with Halloween but with the Bram Stoker Festival, dedicated to the Dubliner and Dracula creator with three fun days of fancy dress parades, walks, talks, plays, screenings and live music. Let’s hear your best Dracula laugh!
Getting to Your Dublin Hen Do
Getting to Dublin is easy and can be done at a value for money price. The easiest way to get there from England is to fly…unless you’re really good at swimming! The flight from London to Dublin is around an hour and 20 minutes or just over an hour from Birmingham, Manchester and Glasgow airports.
There are loads of direct flights and airlines that’ll take you to your Dublin hen party. You can even travel to the Emerald Isle by ferry. It takes between 8 and 9 hours to sail across from Liverpool. And did we mention that it takes just under 2 hours to drive from Belfast to Dublin.
Getting Around During Your Dublin Hen Do
With so much rich, local culture, you’ve got to get out and explore on foot on your hen do in Dublin during the day or night. This is a great way to find some hidden gems and to encounter the famously friendly locals.
Alternatively, you can easily jump on the tram system, called Luas, which has two routes. The city is also served well by buses and, if you fancy a cycle, you can take advantage of the city’s self-service bike rental system.
This awesome hen party playground is so much fun, you’ll never want to leave! Take a look through the activities we offer now. From sporting activities to partying, we’ve got something to put a smile on every hen’s face. Plus, if you’re the one who arranges something they all love for your Dublin hen weekend, you get to take all credit!