The Best Weekend Getaway Spots For Your Bachelorette Party (That Aren’t Vegas)
When you dream of your bachelorette party, images of a night of bubbly, innaprop decorations and the movie The Hangover might come to mind. We say, instead of only one night you’ll half remember, take a break from wedding planning for a weekend bachelorette getaway! Where will you go? SO glad you asked! We’ve chosen our 16 fave weekend getaway spots that are perf for your bachelorette party!
Everyone knows that Montauk is the “it” spot for sandy beaches and ocean in all directions. Be sure to check out The Beach Club at Gurney’s to feel like your girl crew is summering like the stars!
Aside from being the cutest place you’ve ever seen, this mouthful of a town boasts scenic beaches, shopping and waterfront bed and breakfasts that dreams are made of.
For the Cape Cod experience done right, Chatham is the place to go. Be sure to book a girls’ spa day at The Chatham Bars Inn and an evening of sailing!
Whether your bachelorette weekend is in the winter or summer, Burlington has it all! For the outdoorsy ladies, a day of skiing in the winter months or hiking in the warmer months is a must.
Hilton Head Island, SC
The boys may hit the links in Hilton Head, but the girls hit the spa! Between the dreamy beach town, luxurious hotels and of course the Salty Dog, what isn’t there to love?
Can a city possibly hold more charm? If your crew is known to occasionally break out in dance, strap on your cowboy boots and head to the music city! Be sure to hop on the Nashville Party Barge to “sail” down Broadway.
West Palm Beach, FL
If you and your girls are set on soaking up some sun and heading out on the town, West Palm Beach is your answer. Brunch in downtown West Palm Beach during the day, and hit Clematis Street when the sun goes down for some real fun.
Outer Banks, NC
One of the hottest east coast vaca spots is the perfect weekend getaway to celebrate the engagement with your gal pals. OBX is your quintessential beach town and we LOVE it!
Napa Valley, CA
If you and your girls would rather sip on some fine wine than take Tito’s shots, then Napa is the place for you! Go on wine tasting tours, post an obnoxious number of Instagrams with vineyards that span for miles, or enjoy a scenic hike (bring wine for the view, obviously).Eat Sleep Wear
Experience the magic that is Voodoo Doughnuts, take a bike tour, visit Mt. Hood National Forest, or fly high in the sky on the Portland Aerial Tram - if you’re an adventurous crew, then Portland is your go-to.
While you’re in the emerald city, there are a few things you need to check off your to-do list! Since Seattle invented the one staple item every basic betch can’t live without - you definitely need to tour the Starbucks Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room. Don’t forget to walk around Pike Place Market and watch out for the famous throwing of the fish and buy a bouquet from the can’t-miss flower stand inside.
Head north of the border to the hip and scenic city of Vancouver! We simply can’t deny that Canadian hospitality and with gorgeous mountains and water on all sides, you can’t ask for a more beautiful weekend! What happens in Canada, stays in Canada...
Palm Springs, CA
If you want to get a serious tan, spend a full day getting massages at the spa, stay at a gorgeous resort, and take cute pics with blow-up unicorns in the pool - then you need to take your bachelorette party to Palm Springs!
San Diego, CA
Stay classy in San Diego and prepare to hit the beach! Bring your suits, snacks, and sips to spend the whole weekend catching some rays in the one place that’s known for its perfect weather.
South Padre Island, TX
South Padre Island is your ideal southern bachelorette party spot! Clear gulf waters allow for fishing, water sports, and plenty of sunbathing. There’s no shortage of nightlife either - be sure to stop by Clayton’s, the biggest beach bar in the state. It’s definitely true, everything is bigger and better in Texas!
Lake Havasu, AZ
If your squad likes boats, bikinis, and a good time, Lake Havasu is your perfect pick. It’s basically one huge party floating on water. You can cliff jump, paddle board, or take a dip in the Lake - no matter what it’s going to be epic.
--Julia Gargiulo & Lauren Megerdichian
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