When planning a Stag or Hen do, you want everything to be perfect: the best location, great activities and – most importantly – the ideal hotel. To give you some inspiration, we’ve put together a list of the top 9 hotels from around the world for the ultimate Stag or Hen do.
From roof-top bars to suites with built-in DJ booths, these hotels have everything to make sure any last night of freedom is one to remember.
Hard Rock Ibiza
The embodiment of the dream rock star lifestyle, this upscale design hotel in Ibiza is perfect for any group of guys or girls looking to let their hair down in the sun. A large pool takes centre stage outside, but there are plenty of other opportunities to bask in the limelight: head to the huge sky-top lounge The Ninth (lead image) to party as the sun goes down or head to 3RD Half bar to show off your pool skills.
The hotel also offers all the great dining you’d expect from Hard Rock, with a range of options serving up tapas, main meals or coffee and light bites. And if you need a bit of R&R after all that partying, check into the Rock Spa for some downtime.
Temple Bar Hotel
When it comes to a Stag or Hen do, Dublin is an obvious choice, being home to ‘craic, ceol and ol’ (that’s fun, music and drink to you and me). And if you want to be close to the action, it doesn’t get much better than Temple Bar Hotel, found in the centre of the capital’s iconic Temple Bar. What’s more, this stylish hotel offers special Stag and Hen packages, with complimentary cocktail making courses for the girls and free Irish breakfasts for the boys.
What makes this hotel really stand out, however, is the on-site Alchemy Nightclub & Venue. This stylish club is the perfect place to celebrate your last days of freedom – with free VIP entry included in both Stag and Hen packages.
Hot Pink Suite, Palms Casino Resort
One for the girls, the Hot Pink Suite in the Palms Casino Resort has everything to make sure your Las Vegas Hen party ticks all the right boxes. Steam showers? Check. Private bar? Check. Hollywood-style dressing vanity? Check. This very pink Barbie-inspired suite even features its own fireplaces so you can opt for a cosy sleepover in your dressing gowns and slippers if the bride needs a breather.
The Palms Casino Resort is located directly on The Strip, making it the perfect location to base your group in Sin City and thanks to its location on the 26th floor, the Hot Pink Suite offers some spectacular views over Vegas – the perfect icing on the cake.
Generator Hostels are famous for their colourful and quirky interiors, their stylish rooms and dorms and their relaxed social atmospheres. And the London branch is no exception. Feeling a lot more like a boutique hotel than a hostel, Generator London offers a social bar area complete with pool table and table football, a café and even a refurbished cinema for your private blockbuster screenings.
The hostel offers a range of singles, doubles and dorm rooms, meaning your group can enjoy your own private space. All rooms are fitted with comfortable beds, super soft pillows and duvets and full-length mirrors.
For a celebration your friends really will never forget, why not head to the sunny shores of Cancun, Mexico’s premier resort and party town. Hotel ME is found directly on the beach, with incredible views out to sea from the hotel’s outdoor pool. Guestrooms are chic and stylish with modern and comfortable furnishings, with the Suite ME even offering a private aquarium.
The hotel also manages to blend relaxation with entertainment: the on-site Beach Club is known for being one of the best beach bars in the world, while the lively Rose Bar is the perfect place to party, regularly hosting international DJs and surprise guests.
Superbude St. Pauli
Perfect for the guys, this hostel in Hamburg is found in the bustling district of St. Pauli, home to the city’s world-famous red light district and Reeperbahn area. With the ultimate laid-back vibe, Superbude is a great place to kick back and chill with a beer while socialising with other travellers.
What’s more, the hostel’s private Astra Rockstar Suite is ideal for Stag dos. Sleeping up to six, the room offers an incredible sound system, Playstation with project hook-up, Singstar and private stage for the inevitable Wonderwall tribute. Fitted with a relaxed seating area, this suite is the perfect place to hang out with the guys before hitting the town.
Red Cow Moran
Another great option for the ladies looking to soak up Dublin’s atmosphere, Red Cow Moran Hotel is located outside of the city centre on one of the main routes into town. The stylish and elegantly-decorated hotel offers a touch of class to any Hen do, with a very regal feature staircase in the lobby – photo opportunity anyone?
Groups can start their evening with a two-course meal in The Winter Garden restaurant, before heading to the Cocktail Bar for some drinks. Afterwards, it’s over to the hotel’s own Buzz nightclub, one of the best venues in the area and regular host to the Pleasureboys…
Beachcomber Island Resort
Dreaming of the perfect location for that all-important last night of freedom? Well why not push the boat out (literally) and party on your own tropical island? Well Beachcomber Island Resort in Fiji has everything you need. This party resort in paradise is perfect for the young and young at heart, offering scuba diving, water sports and excursions to the surrounding islands.
The resort’s rooms are airy and bright, with modern, comfortable furnishings and incredible views over the beach and the clear blue waters. In addition, groups booking five rooms at once are even thrown their own private party on arrival – how many grooms can say a whole island helped him celebrate his Stag?
The Crib Suite, Palms Casino Resort
Top choice for the lads at Palms Casino Resort is The Crib Suite. Perfect for anyone who’s ever dreamt of being in a rap video or living the highlife of MTV Cribs, this room is decked out in stylish black and chrome throughout and features lots of bling amenities, such as a hydraulic bed, aquarium and pool table. Perfect for a raucous party, this sprawling 2,000-square-foot suite can host up to 75 people and comes fitted with its own bar, turntables and state-of-the-art sound system.
In addition, the Palms Casino Resort is centrally located on The Strip – ideal for exploring the city and Room5g out any rival parties to your own…