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Carlingford for a Hen Party

21 Feb 2020
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Carlingford is an absolutely amazing Hen Party location! Located in County Louth on the Cooley Peninsula, it’s a beautiful village at the foot of the Slieve Foy mountain. Not only does the mountain form a beautiful backdrop for the village, but it also acts as a great area for a hike. And if that’s not enough then Carlingford is also located next to a lake. Another perfect area for a long, relaxing walk with the girls. One thing’s for certain. Carlingford is full of perfect opportunities for a selfie with a fantastic background. Bliss! But what else makes a hen party in Carlingford such a fantastic choice? Let’s find out!

The village is relatively small. You’ll walk from one end of Carlingford to the other in roughly twenty minutes. But don’t worry. In those twenty minutes, you’d find everything you need for the perfect Hen Party. It may be a small village but it packs in a lot for a great night. From start to finish, the fun will come and you’ll be having a great time on your Carlingford Hen.

The Accommodation on a Carlingford Hen

Carlingford offers a lot of options when it comes to accommodation. From swanky to budget hotels and self-catering apartments you’ll be hitting the hay in the comfort of a warm bed. But Carlingford also offers the option of Glamping. Camp out in style as you relax in a stylish Hut or Cabin and take in some of the amazing scenery Carlingford has on offer.

The Activities

Even though Carlingford is a relatively small village, it has a lot to offer in terms of Hen Party activities. You’ll have a lot to choose from on a Carlingford Hen. The activities available include Wine Tasting, Zorbing, Laser Combat, Off-Road Driving, Afternoon Tea, and Paintballing to name a few. Each of these are amazing activities and will be sure to provide plenty of fun for your Hen Party.

The Nightlife on a Carlingford Hen

During the week Carlingford is a calm, rural village. But on weekends it turns into a wild Hen Party haven! The bars light up with the fun that both Hens and Stags bring to the village. And the locals also join in on the fun. They love the craic that the Hen and Stag Party scene brings to the village. And that’s just the bars! Carlingford also offers amazing locations for food. With a great selection of Italian restaurants as well as Gourmet and traditional restaurants you’ll find a nice bite to eat before you hit the town hard!

So ladies, how does a Carlingford Hen sound to you? The beautiful backdrop of the mountain and the lake mean the village is surrounded by absolute beauty and you’ll have great views no matter where you look. As well as the beauty it offers, the village has everything you need for the perfect Hen Party.

So ladies, send us an email now on and we’ll help you plan your Carlingford Hen.

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Kate Hyde
Kate Hyde
Kate, originally from Cork, founded in 2008 in her spare bedroom in Waterford. Since then, the company has grown to 6 websites in our group across 4 countries. Kate is an expert on hen party and stag party planning and organisation and is even the author of a book on the topic - “How to Hen Party - the Essential Guide” (Currach Press).
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