Newcastle Hen Party Guide

Newcastle Upon Tyne is the biggest populated city in the North East of England, and is said to be the hottest spot for nightlife in the UK! But you knew that already, as Newcastle’s party scene is famous for it’s diverse range of lively bars and nightclubs that will keep you and the girls up to all hours!

There is much more to Newcastle than just nightlife however, as there are numerous top hen party activities that will appeal to even the most fussy of hens. From outdoor pursuits to Spa treatments and Afternoon Teas, the finest hen party activities are all available here. As well as this, the accommodation options in Newcastle are top notch, with a host of hotels and self catering apartments located close to the city centre.

With all these incentives to go, you’d be mad to pass up the opportunity to have a cracking hen weekend in Tyneside!

Newcastle Hen Party Activities


Newcastle is jam packed with a diverse range of hen party activities.

For a action-packed day of outdoor pursuits, Endless Adventure North East is the perfect place. You and the girls will get kitted out in wetsuits and take to water, having a go at gorge walking, a fun activity that involves jumping, sliding and climbing your way up the river. After this, you can try your hand at white water tubing, an adrenaline-pumping activity that has you hurtling down the rapids in a specialist tube! As well as this, there will be highly skilled and experienced staff to ensure your safety, meaning you can let yourself come alive along the rapids.

Other water based pursuits are available along the Newcastle pier, as you can get into the river Tyne and surf or paddle board your way through the afternoon.

Alternatively, you can get out of the water and scale the cliffs at Endless Adventure, with rock climbing, canyoning and abseiling alongside an expert instructor to ensure you have the most fun on your hen weekend. As if that wasn’t already enough, they also offer relaxing private spa package’s, meaning you and the girls can come in from a full on day of challenges to a steam room and hot tub with a glass of prosecco. At Endless Adventure; they mean endless!

If only the Spa appealed to you in the previous opportunity, you’ll love what The Ocean Rooms Spa Newcastle have to offer. This complex truly has top class spa facilities, providing refreshing spa treatments close to Newcastle City centre. Accommodation packages are also available, with a night’s stay in a B&B included in their Newcastle Overnight Spa Package! What’s more, there are also Afternoon tea upgrades available, meaning you and the girls can make your tip to Ocean Rooms Spa a full day of pampering!

Speaking of Afternoon Tea, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse is a great spot for a relaxing afternoon with the ladies. This is quite a busy spot in Newcastle, so booking ahead of arrival would be advised.

Lastly, how about getting back into the classroom? Don’t worry, this is like no class you would find on the school’s curriculum! Head to wine school at Newcastle Wine School, under the tutelage of wine experts as you learn about the subtleties of the beverage—giving you a greater appreciation and understanding for it.

Newcastle Hen Night Ideas


Widely regarded to have the best student nightlife in the UK, few places can hold a candle to the nightlife available in Newcastle. With tons of bars serving cocktails, and nightclubs that are positively pumping all through the week, Newcastle’s nightlife stays awake until the wee hours.

To begin your night out in Newcastle, head to some of the city’s trendy cocktail bars. Livello is one such venue, with neon mood lighting that is a great spot for delicious cocktails, as well as spotting the celebrities that pop in form time to time! Alvino’s is another option, as this cool venue lets you enjoy cocktails on a rooftop terrace.

After your pre-drinks, you can head to one of sea of great nightclubs—each with their own unique vibe. For strobe lighting and electronic dance music, The Cosmic Ballroom is a lively nightclub that has bars on 2 floors and attracts guests DJs from the electronic scene.

If electronic dance is not to your taste, there are plenty of other vibes out there. Madame Koo is a nightspot that is decorated with interesting Asian statues, serving great cocktails and hosts great DJs.

If you’re after nostalgia on your hen, Cosy Joes is a good bet. This lively nightspot attracts huge party crowds in search of pop anthems from today and yesteryear, getting everyone out onto the dance floor. Plus, this nightclub has private karaoke pods, leaving you and the girls struggling to breathe as you laugh uncontrollably as your friends belt out pop ballads.

Alternatively, if you would prefer a refined, yet thoroughly entertaining hen night—then head out to the Boulevard Performing Arts Theatre. You can get seats with table service as you enjoy a night’s entertainment filled with show tunes, dance routines and comedy cabaret!

Newcastle Hen Party Accommodation


For luxury self catering accommodation on your hen weekend, The New Mill Apartments are what you’ll need! These lavish hen party apartments are located close to Newcastle city centre, with chic furniture, fitted kitchens and free WI-FI.

Alternatively, if it’s hotels you’re after, the Hotel du Vin & Bistro Newcastle is a good choice. With a Wine tasting room and a bistro onsite, this hotel so much more to offer than just fantastic accommodation!

Another option to go for is Roomzzz Newcastle City. This upscale apartment hotel includes all the amenities you could wish for, with lavish furnishings coupled with WiFi and HDTV’s. What’s more, they offer a complimentary breakfast that you can take on the go!

Lastly, if you’re on a budget, The New Northumbria Hotel is a hotel made from a renovated classic townhouse. The rooms and suites are individually decorated and range in style from conservative to Mediterranean and contemporary! They offer all the trimmings you will need to have an amazing experience, featuring flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi.

Image Credits: Endless Adventure North East | CosyJoes.co.uk | The New Mill Apartments

This is just a taste of what you can expect during your stay in Newcastle—as the UK’s finest nightlife is further bolstered by tremendous hen party activities and outstanding accommodation.