Escape to an island paradise, holiday amongst the beauty of Wales’ mountains, or journey to one of Europe’s capitals of art and culture. Any of these sought-after destinations would make unforgettable choices for your next girls' weekend away.
Whether planning for an extravagant hen party or simply a chance to get your friends together for a big group holiday, picking the right destination is key. There are so many extraordinary locations throughout Europe where you could travel for a few days; it can be difficult trying to narrow it down to just a few luxurious places.
Even the activities rely on your holiday destination of choice – you could swim in the sea, climb a mountain or simply lie back and relax in your own private spa. What type of girlie holiday would you prefer?
If you’re getting a group together for a holiday, we have a few ideas for your girly weekend. Whether you are looking for adventure or relaxation, read on to uncover your perfect destination for your next girls' weekend away.
GIRLS' LUXURY HOLIDAYS IN THE UK
THE BRECON BEACONS - FOLLOW WATERFALL WALKS AND KAYAK DOWN THE RIVER WYE
One of the most beautiful regions of the UK, the Brecon Beacons is waiting with cosy pubs and crashing waterfalls to discover.
Sporty types could try venturing up Pen-y-Fan, the Brecon’s highest mountain, for unforgettable views or step into a canoe or kayak and make your way down the scenic River Wye. If you’re dashing off to the Brecon Beacons for a hen do and you don’t mind a little adventure during your weekend away, there are plenty of activity centres that provide exhilarating group experiences to give unforgettable memories of your last great all-girl get-together before the big day.
LUXURY LARGE HOUSES IN THE BRECON BEACONS
Black Mountain Skies | Abergavenny, Brecon Beacons (sleeps 18)
The Lodge House | Cwm Taf (5.5mls S), Mid Wales (sleeps 12)
Patrishow Farm | Crickhowell (4.5mls NE), Brecon Beacons (sleeps 8)
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EDINBURGH – EXPLORE A CULTURAL CAPITAL DURING DAY AND NIGHT
A city that’s full of life with galleries and trendy bars to frequent and fun attractions to entertain big groups; there’s something for everyone in Scotland’s exciting capital.
While exploring this city, ensure you stop by the unique Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and visit Edinburgh Zoo for an incredible selection of animals from across the globe. If on a hen do, discover all the secret places throughout the city, from clubs to ancient sites, that will make your trip extra special. Why not book a table for a celebratory dinner at one of the city’s exquisite award-winning restaurants too?
LUXURY LARGE HOUSES IN EDINBURGH
Edgehill House | Gullane, near Edinburgh (sleeps 14)
Forth Bridges View | Edinburgh (9mls NW), Fife (sleeps 10)
Tranquil Retreat | Edinburgh, Scotland (sleeps 10)
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GIRLS' LUXURY HOLIDAYS ABROAD
THE DALMATIAN COAST - SWIM AND SUNBATHE ON AN ISLAND PARADISE
Everyone loves a beach escape. With the chance to lounge on the sand, soak up some sunshine and cool off with a dip in the ocean, you’ll always return home relaxed and refreshed.
Croatia’s exclusive coastline offers white sandy shores in abundance with a seemingly endless number of yachts and plenty of island hopping, so it’s a beautiful destination for your next girls' holiday. Any bridesmaids planning a hen party, take note: a weekend trip to the Dalmatian Coast is surely one of the most luxurious ways to spoil the bride.
LUXURY LARGE HOUSES ON THE DALMATIAN COAST
Olive Tree Villa | Otok Zizanj, Croatia (sleeps 14)
Dalmation Coast Villa | Dalmatian Coast, Croatia (sleeps 11)
Ocean View Villa | Brac Island, Croatia (sleeps 8)
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THE SOUTH OF FRANCE - SIP SWEET WINES AMONG THE VINEYARDS
Where better to enjoy a girly escape than the vineyard-strewn countryside of France? The country that is home to destinations as exquisite as Paris and the Côte d'Azur, it’s a wonderful place to escape with the girls for the weekend.
You could stay in an ancient castle, walk traditional French countryside and enjoy a wine tasting. This elegant region is ideal for a luxury girls' getaway whether you’re going for a hen party or simply a group holiday to France.
LUXURY LARGE HOUSES IN THE SOUTH OF FRANCE
Mas Menerbes | Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur, France (sleeps 20)
Villa Or | Côte d'Azur, France (sleeps 9)
Villa on The French Riviera | Côte-D'Azur, France (sleeps 12)
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THE CATALONIA REGION - STEP OVER COLOURFUL MOSAICS AND DIP YOUR TOES IN THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA
Home to architecturally astounding Barcelona where elegant cafes and boutiques can be found around every corner, Catalonia has both white sand beaches as well as the stylish city for you and the girls to explore during your weekend away.
The true essence of Catalonia exists in its beautiful countryside. If you’re travelling on a hen do, you could escape into rural Catalonia and treat the hen to a spa experience in your own private retreat, before taking a day trip into the city for a day of art and culture and a night out visiting exclusive bars.
LUXURY LARGE HOUSES IN CATALONIA
The Almond Estate | Catalonia, Spain (sleeps 16)
Villa Prestige | Catalonia, Spain (sleeps 10)
Sunset | Catalonia, Spain (sleeps 9)
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Which of these sought-after holiday destinations takes your fancy? Whether lying on a white-sand Croatian beach or sipping wine surrounded by beautiful French countryside, we know you’ll enjoy a fun party getaway if you're surrounded by your friends. Perfect for hen dos or holidays with your girlfriends, our luxury collection of big party houses have lots of special features for you to discover.
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