Marbella, Spain Beach Hen Weekend Location

5 Gorgeous Beach Hen Weekend Locations

Planning a wedding can bring even the strongest bride out in a cold sweat, so it’s important to organise a wonderfully relaxing and glamorous hen weekend for the lady of the moment. So, with more and more hen parties leaving the drizzly UK and jetting off to sun-kissed, far-flung corners of the globe, Lauren of Last Night of Freedom rounds-up five gorgeous beach hen weekend locations where you can relax and celebrate in style…

Marbella, Spain

A swish, chic and glamorous choice for your hen do

Surrounded by golden beaches, Marbella is a regular haunt for A-list celebs, not to mention the TOWIE stars (no carbs before Marbs, girls), with some of the best beach clubs in the world lining the picturesque promenade. Marbella’s wonderful attractions, including neighbouring Puerto Banus, will keep you and your hens entertained throughout the day.

Marbella, Spain Beach Hen Weekend Location

At night Marbella comes alive, and will sweep you up with its sheer exhuberance. The beach clubs in this gorgeous city are in a world of their own; from the super VIP Nikki Beach, with their famous champagne spray parties and huge sun loungers on the outdoor terrace, to the Trocadero with their mouth-watering cuisine and relaxing location in the Rio Real, one of the best beaches in Marbella.


Barcelona, Spain

An enchanting and wonderfully diverse location for your beach hen weekend

Barcelona, the beautiful and characterful Catalan city, boasts a wealth of iconic attractions, including breathtaking architecture and the main tourist strip, La Rambla, and the brilliantly beautiful and historical Gothic Quarter, the centre of the Old City of Barcelona.

Barcelona, Spain Beach Hen Weekend Location

This Mediterranean metropolis is peppered with lively bars and clubs – it’s a hen do haven. La Rambla is the natural starting point for your hen do in the city. This strip is heaving after dark, with restaurants and bars spilling out into the street and hundreds of locals, and tourists alike, drinking under the moonlight. The more traditional venues lie in the Gothic Quarter, with the labyrinth of alleyways hosting some of the city’s best kept secrets.


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The Mulled Wine Club Wedding Supplier Event Poster

Wedding Supplier Event – The Mulled Wine Christmas Club

Calling all wedding suppliers… who like mulled wine!

The Wedding Community has teamed up with the UK Alliance of Wedding Planners and Matthew Oliver Weddings to host a very special Christmas get together, ‘The Mulled Wine Christmas Club’.

The Mulled Wine Christmas Club Wedding Supplier Event Poster

This is an informal event to give wedding suppliers the chance to mingle and chat, do a bit of networking and enjoy a nice glass of mulled wine (should you so wish!).

The event will take place on Thursday 10th December between 4:30pm and 7:30pm, at Hall and Woodhouse, 1 Old King Street, Bath, BA1 2JW.

There’s no need to book a place, you can just turn up on the day, but if you would like to let us know you are coming you can email [email protected]

We can’t wait to see you all there.

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Fir Tree Foliage Winter Wedding Styling Mood Board

Fir Tree Foliage Winter Wedding Styling

If you are having a winter wedding, using fir tree, Christmas tree or conifer in your wedding decor will look incredible. With its deep green tones, foliage will add depth and luxury to your wedding styling, and, of course, will look fabulous for a Christmas wedding.

As it is so versatile you can use fir tree foliage in your wedding bouquet, table place names, chair decor and table decorations. The other great thing about using foliage is that you can source it yourself, meaning you will be able to save a lot of money!

Fir Tree Foliage Winter Wedding Styling Mood Board

Pine Cone Hanging Installation with Glass Drops and Fir Tree Foliage – Via Style Me Pretty, picture by Janet Howard Studio

Wedding Bouquet with Fir Tree Foliage – Picture by Alea Lovley

Christmas Tree Place Names – Via Brides Magazine, picture by A Fist Full of Bolts

Fir Sprig Chair Decor and Fir Tree Table Garland – Via Ruffled Blog, pictures by Nine Photography

Napkins with Cinnamon and Fir Tree Wrap and Fir Tree and Feather Hanging Backdrop – Via Happy Wed

Wedding Table Numbers Hung in Christmas Tree – Via Ruffled Blog, picture by Lauren Fair Photography

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