The 10 Best Bachelorette Party Destinations
We’ve reached the beginning of wedding season, which means bachelorette parties are on the brains of every bride-to-be. Other than the actual wedding day, what could be better than a weekend away with your closest girlfriends, in a city that offers tons to do during the day, with exciting opportunities for nightlife? Budgetary restraints and vacation days are always a concern, so we’ve done a sweep of the nation to compile a list of locations in a variety of regions and at various price points to satisfy every type of bride.
Keep scrolling for our picks of the best destinations to celebrate your final fling.
An easy trip for East Coasters and offering an exotic flair though technically still in the U.S., Puerto Rico boasts incredible beaches, vibrant nightlife, and plenty of cultural opportunities—if you’re into that sort of thing.
A weekend of wine tasting with your dearest girlfriends—what could be better? Rent a car service to safely winery-hop from tasting room to tasting room and enjoy the region’s gorgeous scenery. For the foodie bride, the plethora of amazing restaurants in the area should satisfy even the most discerning of palates.
Whatever happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas, right? Maybe not, but with some of the country’s hottest nightlife, best restaurants, raucous pool scenes, and world-class spas, a bachelorette party in Vegas is every party girl’s dream. Plus, there’s a hangover bus to help with recovery.
Another perfect location for the party-loving bride, Miami boasts incredible clubs, world-class restaurants, and of course, the beach. The city’s Art Deco history adds character to the ever-growing nightlife scene—just head to one of the many rooftop lounges for a unique spin on evening cocktails.
No matter the time of year, Park City’s gorgeous landscape and growing restaurant scene make it the ideal destination for outdoor-lovers looking for a weekend away. Hike in the summer and ski in the winter, but no matter what, make sure you rent a house with a hot tub to unwind and relax.
The Big Easy is the ideal spot for a bride looking to have a little fun mixed with a little culture and history. Balance the craziness of Bourbon Street with the refined vibe of the city’s Garden District. Great for music and food lovers, NOLA’s unique spirit will make for the trip of a lifetime with your closest pals.
Known as the live music capital of the world, you’d be hard pressed to find a strip of watering holes in this town that aren’t bumping come sundown. Tubing down the Guadalupe River makes for a fun and unique daytime activity—and a way to beat the Texas heat.
Offering classic Southern refinement accompanied by a vibrant nightlife and coastal access, Charleston is the perfect spot for more low-key gals who are ready to have the time of their lives, but without the sensory overload of Vegas and Miami. But don’t be fooled, you’ll definitely be shown a good time by locals as Southern hospitality is alive and well in this charming town.
This is the destination to host a bachelorette for the country-music-loving bride-to-be. With tons, and we mean tons, of bars and saloons to catch live country acts accompanied by delicious barbeque options, this is a great spot for a laid-back bride looking to have a carefree time.
For the bride who wants a relaxing retreat, you can’t beat Scottsdale with it’s year-round warm weather and luxurious spas. Counteract the desert dryness poolside during the day and stagger your spa treatments to keep the party going even when one of you needs to step away for a rehydrating facial.
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