Cheltenham is an elegant spa town on the edge of the magnificent Cotswolds. With excellent countryside-based activities, such as off road karting, quad biking and clay shooting, located in idyllic scenery. Cheltenham is ideal for those who would like to combine adrenaline-fuelled and competitive activities in the day with a less hectic nightlife in the numerous bars in the town.
For the ladies, there's the opportunity to spend a relaxing day being pampered to your hearts' content. Here massages and facials are the order of the day (with the obligatory glass or two of wine, of course).
Cheltenham has gone from strength to strength since King George III
visited in 1788. Since then, the architecture and tradition has become a focal point and more and more people are visiting Cheltenham for hen parties.
Local buses efficient tickets cost around £3.00. Alongside the bus services there are also plenty of taxi services available, which mean there are plenty of ways to get around when on your hen do in Cheltenham.
Must See/Must Do:
• Go to the Pittville
Pump Room. Its popularity has led to it becoming a popular destination to host weddings and hen parties.
• Check out the local galleries and museums.
• Travel around and see what the rest of the Cotswolds has to offer.
History and Culture:
Cheltenham is well known for its arts and crafts, but also for its culture and its history. Back in the 1700s
, spa waters were found here and this quickly became a focal point for the area.
Since then Cheltenham has gone through a complete overhaul, managing to keep up with the times but offering plenty of variety and tradition to anyone that visits here. Tourists visiting here come here for hen parties, weekends away and of course to check out the local horse racing action.
People that are looking to travel to Cheltenham for a hen party certainly will not be disappointed when it comes to the shopping facilities. Montpellier
offers some excellent shops.
Cheltenham is an ideal place for people that are looking for a fairly calm weekend away. A lot of people want non stop party style weekends, but Cheltenham offers something with a little more class. That being said, this does not mean that people visiting will not have a good time.
Eating & Drinking:
As a traditional town, Cheltenham offers some great fine dining facilities. There is a great range of drinking and of course, eating facilities on offer. Everything from kebabs right through to alfresco restaurants are on offer, so simply take your pick on your hen weekend.