Fancy giving your bestie the five-star treatment before her big day? Mingle with the stars (Simon Cowell, Paris Hilton and Antonio Banderas have all been spotted here) and come back looking fabulously sunkissed with a hen do in Marbella.
Located on Andalucia’s balmy Costa del Sol, Marbella was famously a favourite holiday spot of sauve Sean Connery back in the 70s. Feel like real-life Bond Girls sunning yourselves on the sand, cruising around the coastline on a yacht or dancing after dark in one of the glitzy clubs along the aptly named Golden Mile.
Those interested in Marbella’s past will want to put the Old Town on their bucket lists. Dripping in elegant Baroque buildings and picture-perfect cobblestone lanes, it’s a dreamy backdrop for taking holiday snaps that’ll be tame enough to show your grans when you get home.
Ready to party like a celeb? Or maybe the girls want a few days of R&R? Whatever the group are after, get inspired by our handful of Marbella hen do ideas below. Searching for something that’s not on the list? Get in touch over WhatsApp or Messenger for even more bespoke Marbella hen do activity suggestions.
Perhaps Marbella’s most luxurious neighborhood, Puerto Banús sits right on the seafront and is home to a marina filled with luxurious mega yachts. Beyond the boats, you’ll find the area is a shopaholics paradise. Head there to splurge on designer gear, to people watch or simply to soak up sensational sea views with a cocktail in hand.
Despite its modern image, Marbella actually has a long maritime history. There’s no better place to get a taste for the resort’s centuries-old past than its charming Old Town. Picture cobbled lanes, brightly coloured period buildings and lively squares lined with friendly bars and restaurants.
When it comes to finding the ideal Marbella hen do accommodation, you’re in luck as the resort town is teeming with great options where you can slumber in comfort, sip on bottles of bubbly and generally make plenty of amazing memories.
Sleep off a wild night in a clean and contemporary hostel, nurse your hangover in the spa of a plush five-star hotel or all have lie ins under the same roof in a sleek self-catered villa.