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Our Top 5 Irish Hen Party Locations for 2020

27 Jan 2020
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So’ve got a hen party to book in 2020 and you’re looking for some ideas. Well, the location is always a good place to start! Here at we know Hen Parties and we know all the best places to go for your Hen. But there’s no “magical place” to send every Hen Party. Each group is different so each group wants something that some places can’t give them. That’s where we come in. Let us help you decide on a location based on what your group is looking for. Below are some ideas for Irish Hen Party Locations. Let’s go!


If you’re looking for the perfect mix of modern Ireland and old traditional Ireland then Galway is the place for you! The city is beautiful and full of that amazing Irish culture. Galway will spoil you with activities and then offer plenty of bars, restaurants and clubs to enjoy the rest of your Hen Party in. As well as the city, Galway also brings with it the fabulous Salthill. And if you’re extra adventurous, how does a trip through the hills of Connemara sound?


Is the big city feel your kind of thing? Then Dublin is the perfect spot for your Hen Party celebrations. Ireland’s Capital comes with some perks. It’s the only place in Ireland that has the top international food chains such as Five Guys and Hard Rock Cafe. Ladies, that alone is enough to get us there! But you’ll also find an abundance of fun activities, places to drink and have fun, and plenty of accommodation options. Dublin is fab!

Carrick on Shannon

Carrick on Shannon is a riverside town based in Co. Leitrim. It’s a fabulous town that’s home to some amazing people. They’re always up for some fun and they may even join in on your Hen Party. You’ll feel super welcome in Carrick on Shannon. And since it’s such a popular Hen Party and Stag Party location, you’ll definitely bump into another group of Hens or Stags.


Killarney is a beautiful town in Co. Kerry. But the countryside surrounding it makes it even better! The locals will welcome you with arms open and will guarantee that you go home with some amazing memories. With plenty of activities in Killarney’s arsenal, as well as a number of fantastic restaurants, bars, and clubs, you’ll absolutely love your Killarney Hen!


The medieval city of Kilkenny is an absolutely superb location for a Hen Party! From locals that are always up for some fun to a city that’s nice and compact with lots of fun things to see and do. Kilkenny has everything you need to have an amazing Hen Party. It’s long been a very popular Hen and Stag Party destination so it’s more than equipped and ready to make yours the best it can be. It’s a city that’s been tried and tested over and over again. It comes through every time!

So there we have it ladies! These are some of our favourite Irish Hen Party Locations. As we said above, there’s not a single place that will suit every Hen Party. But luckily, Ireland has a number of amazing places and these are just a handful of them.

So if one of these locations tickles your fancy then feel free to send us an email now on and let’s get your hen party for 2020 booked!

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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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