Hen Celebrations

Hen Do Venues Tunbridge Wells, Kent

‘The last day of freedom’, ‘The last party as a Miss’; however you look at it, hundreds of women will be celebrating their friend becoming a bride with a hen party, weekend or night out. But where did it all start?

It’s believed that the tradition of a hen party goes back further in the UK than in the US, where the trend escalated in the 1970s and 80s following the 1960s sexual revolution. In the 1970s women were made to look like a bride in their workplace, whilst colleagues celebrated the marriage to-be. Notes with sexual innuendos were tied onto the bride’s coat before she was flaunted around the local pub; something very untoward in those days! It was expected that women would leave their jobs when they got married, therefore on the last day of work the bride-to-be would be made the centre of attention and a celebration would take place based on the bride-to-be’s ending of work life and the beginning of home life and motherhood.

Since then, the ‘hen party’ has continued to gain popularity in line with the rise of gender equality and sexual freedom. Nowadays, parties range from a cheap night out to trips abroad, and everything in between!

These days the maid of honour, the chief bridesmaid, the best friend is the one with the responsibility! As we are all aware, the hen do is now becoming as important as the wedding. Therefore it is paramount that you throw your bride the best hen do – and what better place than the sleek One Warwick Park? We have options to suit all different desires and are situated in gorgeous Royal Tunbridge Wells, the perfect setting to celebrate with all the hens.

So if you have been tasked with organising a Hen Do for a friend or family member? Then look no further...

At One Warwick Park Hotel we offer civilised yet exciting options for your Hen celebrations. 

Who doesn’t love a traditional afternoon tea? Add bubbles to make it an afternoon of fun and giggles all afternoon!

How about a “Mix it; cocktail event”? Shaken, stirred, on the rocks, crushed, flaming or flaring... the choices are endless. Our talented cocktail mixologists will take your taste buds on an exciting cocktail journey with our Mix it event! With every cocktail designed with such intricate details and concoctions, there really is one for everyone.

Or why not incorporate a pamper session in our on-site Spa, Coco Blush? For those who prefer something a little more glamorous why not try one of our “Spa-ties”. That’s right a spa and a party in one, pampered with our wonderful Temple Spa goodies and treatments. Your party will be advised step-by-step as they perform their own facial with the expert guidance of a skilled therapist, using luxurious skincare products.

Other options include a game of laser tag at Bewl Water or an Aqua Park session for the adrenaline junkie hens. These choices can be booked separately, all together, or tweaked to suit you! Or how about a cocktail making masterclass where groups can enjoy learning to make cocktails as well as sampling their efforts! Get in touch with One Warwick Park to build the perfect bespoke hen do.

Whilst you’re here you may as well make a night of it and stay with us – after all it is the bride’s last night of freedom. Just £42.50pp includes a full breakfast the next morning and the comfiest night stay in one of our luxurious rooms.

With the option of accommodation as well as delicious food and drink, we will ensure the hen has a night to remember. 

Please see our hen packages.

So if you are looking to find a venue for your hen party in Tunbridge Wells contact One Warwick Park today to find out more about our hen party packages.

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