If you're planning a bachelorette party for yourself or a loved one, you've come to the right place. Whether you're looking for a relaxing and secluded escape, or the best place for an all-day pool party, we've got you covered! In this list, we've scouted out the top 15 best bachelorette destinations in the country, no matter what type of bash you're looking for. Let's get to planning!
Best Places to go for a Bachelorette Party
1. Napa Valley, CA
If you're looking for an upscale bachelorette weekend that offers tasty drinks and built-in activities, look no further than Napa Valley in California. Be greeted with world-class vineyards, wine tastings, and breathtaking scenery everywhere you look. Can you imagine waking up every morning with this view? We sure can!
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2. Scottsdale, AZ
Scottsdale, Arizona is a great spot for a lively girls’ weekend. If you want a unique experience to kick things off, look no further than Arizona Party Bikes. This company offers riders an upbeat bike and booze outing touring the city from their own mobile bar!
If the bride enjoys the outdoors, there are various scenic hikes and overlooks to choose from, such as Pinnacle Peak. Once you finish a sunrise hike, head to one of the city’s many aesthetic brunch spots like Morning Squeeze, for a quick bite. No matter what type of activities you want to partake in during your bachelorette party, Scottsdale is sure to deliver.
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3. San Diego, CA
San Diego is a great bachelorette party destination because it offers the perfect combination of nightlife and outdoor activities, thanks to its beautiful weather year-round. Take the bridal party out paddle boarding in Mission Bay or grab rooftop drinks at one of the various popular bars and restaurants in the area. We recommend STK for delicious drinks, top-notch dining, and panoramic views of the city from the roof!
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4. Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas pretty much speaks for itself as to why it lends well to a fun-filled bachelorette party, but we still want to highlight some of our favorite things to do! Sin City offers a seemingly endless array of extravagant activities from a wide selection of shows and events, to buzzing casinos, and incredibly upscale dining. Give the bridal party the thrill of a lifetime by signing up to zipline over the old strip on Fremont Street! Follow this with tickets to Cirque du Soleil or a pool party at one of the popular resorts like Caesars Palace! Trust us, there will be no shortage of fun in this bachelorette destination.
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5. Los Angeles, CA
If you've never been to Los Angeles, then a bachelorette weekend is a perfect reason to go! Known as a trend-setting hub for cultural entertainment, this city is racked with unique excursions and a wild nightlife scene. Play tourist for the day and check out the Hollywood Walk of Fame or Griffith Observatory. Or head to the coast and soak in the sun on Santa Monica Pier. No matter what you choose to do, you're sure to have a memorable time in this big city with an even bigger personality!
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6. The Hamptons, NY
A more upscale resort area, The Hamptons in New York are great for a quieter weekend escape if the main goal is relaxation! While there are some good bars and restaurants, if you’re in search of a little mid-trip buzz, it’s the picturesque coastline and popular events, such as Art Southampton, that draw in crowds.
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7. New York, NY
As a former New Yorker myself, I understand the appeal of traveling to the city for an action-packed bachelorette weekend. Between the various boroughs of Manhattan, there is truly no shortage of things to do. Foodies will be in heaven on this trip, as the city offers some of the finest dining establishments in the world. For a lively night out with a trendy New York feel, try dinner at Buddakan or Serra By Berraria. Take in some of the arts at a Broadway show in Times Square or get lost in culture while exploring The Met. Soak in a bit of fresh air in Central Park or grab some tea at the plaza. No matter what you choose to do, you'll leave with a buzz that will have you itching to come back!
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8. West Palm Beach, FL
Want to err on the side of glitz and luxury with an upscale bachelorette bash? West Palm Beach, Florida is the place for you! Known for its chic appeal, this area is doused with adorable boutiques, aesthetic eateries, and trendy art galleries! Stay at the popular 'Breakers' hotel and lodge among American royalty, as this luxury establishment hosted names such as the Rockefellers and Vanderbilts. Take a yacht out for the day and enjoy some champagne while taking in the stunning beaches of South Florida. This will definitely be a trip for the books!
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9. New Orleans, LA
New Orleans is among the more popular bachelorette party destinations thanks to its vibrant music scene and flavorful cuisine. For those looking for a party, this is the place to be. Spots such as Bourbon Street are renowned for their unique local architecture, bars, and nightlife that carry on into the early hours of the morning. If you want to enjoy some more structured activities, sign up for an air-boat tour of the Bayou or a walking tour of popular dining establishments around the city!
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10. Orlando, FL
If you enjoy the magic bubble of some of the country’s most popular theme parks and resort destinations, then a weekend in Orlando, Florida is a great idea for your group! Orlando is home to Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Studios Resort, Sea World, and more. If you want to pair your drinks with the fun of some popular attractions, we've got some unique bachelorette party ideas for you! Visit in the fall and drink around the World Showcase at Disney's Epcot Park. Or enjoy various popular restaurants and bars that are unticketed at Disney Springs or Universal's City Walk!
On top of the array of activities offered locally, this city is a great spot to get an Airbnb for your group at a modest price. You can typically find stays with their own private pools as well, giving you and your bridal party a home base to come back to at the end of a long day. Trust us, if you want it, Orlando is sure to offer it!
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11. Palm Springs, CA
Many people immediately think of Palm Springs in the sunny dessert of California when they think of bachelorette parties and it's easy to see why. The area is known for its trendy hotels, delicious dining spots and more than anything else – spas! Check in to The Saguaro Palm Springs for a whimsical stay in colorfully styled retro rooms. Once you’re settled into the area, round up your ladies and check out the extensive spa and massage menu at The Parker Palm Springs.
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12. Charleston, SC
Charming and quiet, yet full of life – Charleston South Carolina is a lovely spot for a bachelorette party or any type of girls trip. With an abundance of shopping and dining, you will have plenty to see and do throughout the length of your stay. Book a stay at The Boho Rosa House, a beautifully designed rental home right in the heart of the downtown action and perfect for large groups! While in Charleston, enjoy activities like a bachelorette boat tour, a pop up picnic or a tasty dinner and drinks at our favorite local restaurant – Frannie and The Fox!
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13. Asheville, NC
Tucked up in the blue ridge mountains of North Carolina, Asheville is a rustic town with a big personality. Known for its art and brewery scene, this destination would be perfect for the bride tribe that wants to kick back and enjoy a laid back getaway. If you and your group enjoy a beverage, take a local brewery or distillery tour then end the day at a dueling piano bar for a bit of live entertainment. If you enjoy the outdoors, there are a wide array of adventurous activities to choose from, such as hiking, kayaking or whitewater rafting!
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14. Washington D.C
While many may think of a visit to the Nation’s Capitol as purely a trip for history and political buffs, Washington D.C is a hub for unique entertainment and culinary treasures! Not to mention, the various boroughs of the city offer lively after hour hotspots to grab drinks, dance and enjoy live musical entertainment! Obviously we encourage anyone visiting to check out some of the National gems such as the Smithsonian if they’ve never been before, but we also want to point out amazing eateries such as trendy gastropub– The Partisan and newly appointed Michellin star restaurant – Bresca (if you’re wanting an upscale dining experience).
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15. Tampa, FL
Last on our list is Tampa, a cultural hotspot located on the Gulf Coast of Florida. Bachelorette groups visiting this area are likely fans of spending time in the sun, as the city and surrounding area of Tampa Bay are known for their stunning beaches which are popular with tourists year round. While here, be sure to visit the bustling Ybor City Neighborhood, as its known for its dining and nightlife. It’s also home to the latest branch of the delicious Pete’s Bagels – a must visit spot for a tasty breakfast to kick off your day!
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Can I Choose All of the Above?
I know, we’ve asked ourselves that question too. How can you choose when there are so many fantastic bachelorette destinations? But we know that you’ll make the right choice and pick a setting that is best for you. We hope this helps narrow it down and are so excited for you to start planning.
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