Got your heart set on celebrating your last weekend of freedom in the UK capital?
Read on for the best hen party London ideas.
If you’re looking for more general inspiration check out our ultimate list of hen party activities.
If you’re looking for hen party accommodation in London, check out our top London hen party houses.
Fun Hen Party London Ideas
Our capital is full of fun things to see and do so it can he hard to narrow down the best London hen do ideas, fear not, we are here to help you decide!
What could be better than you and all your hens coming away from your big weekend with a handy new skill under your belts? This hen party London idea is sure to appeal.
You can learn how to whip up the best Margaritas and the juiciest Caipirinhas, while of course tasting them along the way!
Hen do cocktail courses start from around £30 per hen and it’s one of the best London hen party ideas.
Fancy partying your way through the streets of Soho with your very own sassy drag queen leading the way? Then you need to book a drag disco tour of London.
You’ll all be given headphones to listen to the cheesiest tunes as you sing and dance your way around the capital, taking in iconic sights along the way.
A drag queen silent disco costs around £25 per person and is one of the London hen party ideas that you’ll remember for years to come!
You might not think that getting locked up in a cell in an orange jumpsuit would be a fun Hen Party London idea, but believe us, it is!
Alcotraz is a cocktail experience for your hen do in London that you’ll never forget.
You and the hens will need to think up some clever tactics to smuggle your liquor past the wardens – maybe have a planning evening watching some Orange is the new black beforehand!
An evening in Alcotraz costs from around £45 per person and is one of the most popular hen party London ideas.
One of the most popular shows for hen parties in London has to be Magic Mike. After all, could you wish for anything more than a show directed by Channing Tatum?!
Hen party London ideas don’t come sexier than this!
You’ll experience some of the most talented dancers in the world performing jaw-dropping routines, and the guys performing will be sure to be showing plenty of muscle so the hens will love it!
Magic Mike Tickets cost £79 per person.
If you want to see London from the river while you and your hens party the night away, you could book yourselves onto a 4-hour party cruise – hen party London ideas can be super classy!
You’ll float past the likes of Tower Bridge, the London Eye and the Shard while you dance away to the onboard DJ, and afterwards your club entry is included in the price!
A hen boat party on the Thames costs around £43 per person.
If you’re looking for classy hen do ideas in London then you and the girls should head up the Shard for ice cold drinks and stunning views across the capital.
Tickets to go up the Shard cost about £30 person.
For an exhilarating thing to do in London for your hen do, then strap in because you and the girls are going to scale the roof of the O2 arena in Greenwich!
This will be an unforgettable bonding experience for the hens, and you will of course be provided with all the required safety gear and guidance. You can even look forward to a glass of fizz once you reach the top!
For sure one of the most thrill-seeking London hen party ideas.
Climbing the O2 costs around £35 per person.
London’s West End is the centre of the UK theatre landscape so there’s no better place to grab one of the hottest seats in town at a show.
The great thing about the theatre scene in London is that there is something for everyone. In order to find a show that will appeal to all your hens, consider going to see a musical, a concert, a comedy show, a play, the ballet or for a very classy hen, see an opera!
It’s worth checking out what is currently on at the following London theatres:
- National Theatre
- The Old Vic
- Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
- The London Palladium
If you’re looking to see a musical, check out our list of best hen do musicals.
9. Ballie Ballerson
Think of all the soft play birthday parties you went to when you were a kid and add in delicious pizza, hot tunes and cracking cocktails. This is one of the best hen party London ideas for large groups.
Also, it’s worth mentioning to Ballie Ballerson that you are coming for a hen do because they might have a little surprise in store for the bride!
How much does Ballie Ballerson cost?
Ball pit tickets start from £4 during the week and from £12.50 per person at the weekend.
If you want Bottomless Brunch, that starts from £35 per hen but the prices go up depending on when you are visiting and whether you want guaranteed seating.
10. Rooftop Film Club
Picture the scene – you and a handful of your best pals are all cosied up under a blanket, on a London rooftop with a spectacular panoramic view of the capital and your favourite film is showing in front of you.
What a fantastic way to celebrate your hen do in London. That’s one of those happy-cosy memories you’ll look back on for years to come.
With this hen party London idea you can even get bottomless popcorn and you’ll have your own set of headphones to enjoy the film with.
How much does Rooftop Film Club cost?
A ticket to spend an evening with your favourite movie stars on a London rooftop costs around £30.
11. London Drag Queen Bottomless Brunch
It’s all-singing, all-dancing and most importantly – ALL DRINKING with this hen party London idea!
Prepare for a brunchy, lip-syncing and dance routine-filled afternoon as you settled in around 12.30pm for 2 hours of all you can drink Prosecco followed by breakfast courtesy of the Breakfast Club.
How much does Drag Queen Bottomless Brunch cost?
Tickets start from £45.00.
12. London Hot Tub Boat on the Thames
We actually mentioned this one in our main unusual hen ideas article but because it’s just such a brilliant one we had to include it here for brides looking for unique London hen party ideas.
You can hire a “HotTug” in which you and your pals will cruise down the Thames in while sipping on your chilled Prosecco. You will have to designate one of your hens as the “Captain” who isn’t permitted to drink during the experience.
The water is heated to a cosy 37 degrees and there are hot showers and changing facilities for you to use at the base. Each HotTug fits up to 7 hens.
How much does a London Hot Tub Boat cost?
The hire cost for a HotTug is £225 off peak / £250 peak. This works out at around £32 per hen.
13. Book a Karaoke Booth
Be the star of your own London hen party when you book a private karaoke booth – up there with the greatest hen party London ideas for superstar brides!
You and your hens can try your vocal cords on the likes of Shania Twain, Aretha Franklin Beyoncé, all in the comfort and privacy of your own karaoke booth.
Where can you do karaoke in a booth in London?
- Lucky Voice
- Bunga Bunga Karaoke
- Karaoke Box
How much does it cost to book a karaoke booth for your hen do?
Booking a karaoke booth for your London hen do during a peak slot costs from around £12 per hen per hour..
14. Junkyard Golf Club
You don’t have to be Tiger Woods to enjoy a spot of Junkyard Golf!
Rather than heading out to the green, this crazy golf all takes place indoors, so it’s the perfect London hen do activity for a rainy day.
You’ll find yourself putting your way around abandoned cars and neon landscapes – it’s great for instagram photos from your hen do!
How much does it cost to do Junkyard Golf Club for your hen do?
It costs £8-12 per hen for your group to play a round of Junkyard Golf together.
15. Take a class at Pineapple Dance Studios
Whether you’re into Ballroom or Bollywood, the iconic Pineapple Dance Studios is the ultimate location to take a hen party dance class in London.
How much does it cost to have a hen party dance class at Pineapple Studios?
It’s actually way more reasonable that you’d think to take a Pineapple Dance class for your hen. Depending on the size of your group and when you book, it’ll cost around £22-32 per hen.
We’re sure that has got your started with some fantastic hen party London ideas. If you’ve been on a brilliant hen party in London and done something really fun please share below in the comments – we’re always keen to hear what you’ve all been up to!