London is full to the brim with ideas for the perfect hen do, no matter what sort of entertainment you are after. Not every hen is into getting sloshed in the mainstream pubs and clubs and for those into the alternative options, London will most certainly deliver. If you are traveling in groups, which for hen parties, you will inevitably will, you can book group accommodation with Travelodge for great deals and often find some excellent rates making things lighter on your purse.
Travel to London for the weekend. Board the train and pack a bottle of champers for the journey. Remember to take some plastic buddy glasses and toast the hen on the beginning of a weekend she'll be sure to remember. Once in London navigate the Underground to your destination, book into the hotel and relax while you get your bearings before you begin the planned itinerary.
If you think ahead, give the hen a theme. Personalize invitations so that every guest has something to aspire to. For an evening with a difference, request the group to dress in medieval attire. From juicy jesters to erotic executioners, there's an abundance of awesome characters waiting to be snapped up and there's a perfect place for the shenanigans to continue. Experience a show like no other at the Medieval Banquet in St Katherine Docks, just east of Tower Bridge. Join Henry VIII in his court as jesters, troubadours and knights entertain you whilst you dine on a traditional medieval feast, brought to you by dancing wenches. If you wine runs dry, bang your fists and demand more . Give the hen and extra treat and alert the wenches of here presence-shell end up dancing with the entertainers whilst banging a tambourine, much to her dismay!
The following day, head for afternoon tea with Betty Blythe - a unique experience which can be tailor-made to your specific requirements. A quintessentially British experience, dine on scones and tea from mismatch china whilst having a quaint afternoon with your friends, accessorizing with the 1920s attire provided. Contact the organizer via their website for more details.
A trip to the West End would be a fabulous addition to any hen party weekend in London. The hit musical, Wicked, based at the Apollo Victoria, has been deemed a masterpiece since its release. Thousands of people every year see this amazing production, based on the tales of the Wizard of Oz. Was the Wicked Witch ever as wicked as she appeared to be? Or did we only ever hear one side of the story? Immerse yourself in the music and drama that this show beholds in this re-imagined parallel world. You'll be leaving, analyzing yourself and seeing traits of Elpheba within you. Totally spellbinding and a major hit with audiences far and wide.
Finish the evening with drinks in the alternative venue, the Intrepid Fox, in Tottenham Court Road before finding a suitable club to dance in until the early hours. To continue with the alternative music scene. Slimes in Angel can provide a cracking night, as can many other clubs all over this amazing city that never sleeps.