Hens & Stags Galway 2024: Throw the Best Hen & Stag Party in Galway

Hens & Stags Galway 2024: Throw the Best Hen & Stag Party in Galway

There can be a LOT of pressure when it comes to throwing your good pal their perfect Stag / Hen party. Here, at This is Galway we would like to help ease that stress while simultaneously helping your friend enjoy one of the best Stag / Hen parties in Galway. We’ve gathered all the need-to-know info below, so get your party planners at the ready and let’s go!

There are loads of amazing places around the city and county ready to make your Hen/Stag’s party weekend one to remember! Find some of the best Hen & Stag party planning people right here;

Busker Brownes

Busker Brownes is the Latin Quarter's party central so it's no surprise they are such a big hit for Stag and Hen parties! A venue that has it all, you and your group can enjoy a delicious three course meal in their Kirby's restaurant, followed by some drinks and dancing downstairs in their bar areas. Busker Brownes is famous for their late bar and live music every night, additionally you can enjoy the option of adding gourmet finger food to your evening, you are sure to have a phenomenal night with your friends.
Cross Street Upper / book your Hen/Stag here

above: photo courtesy of Busker Brownes

Tigh Nora

Speaking of happy couples, nothing goes as well together like a G&T so why not take your hen or stag in preparation of their big day to become an expert in making gin and tonics? The personalised Gin Masterclasses at Tigh Nora are an interactive G&T experience, where you will learn about the different types of gin, the garnishes to add and the tonics to pair with your drinks. Keeping it fun so you have plenty of GINuine banter! Of course there will be lots of gin sampling and you’ll also enjoy platters of sharing food after your drinks. This is ideal for groups of girls on a hen party so drop them an email via ginmasterclass@tighnoragalway.com and start planning!
6 Cross St / book your Hen/Stag party here 

above: photo courtesy of Tigh Nora


Where else to throw them the ultimate Hen / Stag party than at Coyotes - Galway’s ultimate party venue! Famous for their fun atmosphere and live entertainment, Coyotes has loads to offer your group. For the Hens, the party packages include; Cocktail-Making Masterclasses, Dance Classes and Karaoke. These dance classes will have you and your group on the bar dancing as ‘Coyote Girls’, which is a pretty cool photo op. For the Stags, you can enjoy celebratory status in their VIP room as well as a free poker night and more!
34 Shop St / book your Hen/Stag party here

above: photo of Coyotes


The McGettigan's Galway' Hen and Stag party packages are available daily from 6pm-10pm and are only €30pp. They include a 2 course meal with unlimited prosecco, house spirits or bottled beers. While there, your party group can enjoy McGettigan's live music and top sporting events on the big screens throughout the bar. Additionally, there are two pool tables upstairs where you and your group can compete in friendly games pre or post dinner!
9-11 Prospect Hill, Eyre Square / book your Hen/Stag party here

above: photo of McGettigan's, by Ciarán MacChoncarraige

Virtual Reality World

Providing loads of fun for hens and stags, Galway’s new VR World offers custom-built virtual reality booths, Ireland’s first Katwalkers, VR Racing Cars and VR Escape Rooms which are all kitted out with the latest technology. You and your group can travel to exotic climates, drive fully simulated racing cars, fight zombies, test your adrenaline with heart-pounding horror games, or enjoy competitive multiplayer experiences all without leaving the city!
Unit 3 Liosban Industrial Estate, Tuam Road / book your Hen/Stag party here

above: photo of VR World


The sound people over at Wildlands know just how important it is to throw the Hen or Stag in your life, their dream party so they are here to help! To achieve the perfect Hen/Stag party package, Wildlands offers a range of activities that you can pick and choose from. Additionally, you and your group can re-energise throughout the day’s activities in the Olive Tree Kitchen, and enjoy wine or beer with Wildlands' signature pizzas. If you fancy a longer stay, their onsite log cabins are ideal for unwinding and relaxing after a full day of nonstop fun.
Ballyquirke, Moycullen / book your Hen/Stag party here 

above: photo courtesy of Wildlands


Days of unrivalled fun can be enjoyed at SWING Golf. Their facility caters to golf enthusiasts of all levels, from beginners looking to improve their swing to seasoned players looking for a new challenge - perfect for a group heading off on their hen and stag. Set in a relaxed and fun environment, everyone in your group will have a great time. With 6 simulator bays, a pool table and multiple large screen TVs, SWING Golf have every angle covered for stags and hens, both big and small.
Unit 5 Pairc An Clochair, Innplot / book your Hen/Stag party here

above: photo of SWING Golf, by Ciarán MacChoncarraige

Galway Food Tours

The ultimate way to try and taste the best food and drink offerings available around the City of Tribes with your hen or stag is with the help of the experts at Galway Food Tours. Their choice of venues for your group to visit is diverse and ranges from Michelin-star restaurants, funky bars to pizza buses, making your event a unique experience. Additionally, to guarantee that your hen or stag gets the most enjoyment possible, these food tours are happy to work with you to customise a tour for your group.
Galway city / book your Hen/Stag party here

above: photo courtesy of Galway Food Tours 

Galway City Karting

If your group of friends luv a bit of fast-paced fun, let Galway City Karting zoom to the top of your Hen/Stay party itinerary. Their packages are both great value for money and they can custom a tailor made package to suit your group. Karting is a great icebreaker for larger groups who may need some introductions ahead of their big Hen or Stag weekend. Take some fantastic post-race group photos and everyone will get their lap time printed out as a souvenir of their Stag/Hen party.
Liosban Industrial Estate / book your Hen/Stag party here 

above: photo of Galway City Karting, by Ciarán MacChoncarraige

An Púcán

For some proper Irish craic, An Púcán can help you celebrate your Hen/Stag party in style. They’ve got loads of Hen and Stag party packages for you to choose from and plenty of room to host groups of all sizes. An Púcán’s back bar is decked out in neon lighting and large, social tables, ideal for your party needs. They also have a dance floor and a late bar that comes complete with live music and DJ’s every weekend! Plus you can enjoy the bonus of their adjacent, award-winning garden – perfect in any weather.
11 Forster St / book your Hen/Stag party here 

above: photo courtesy of An Púcán

Delphi Adventure Resort

Get away from it all and head out Connemara for a fabulous Hen and Stag getaway weekend. Delphi Adventure Resort offers some of the most unique, fun-filled and memorable Hen and Stag parties. The resort itself is just 30 minutes from Westport and 80 minutes from Galway city so your next adventure is never far off. Whether seeking relaxation or a more adventurous pre-wedding get together, Delphi can accommodate the best of both.
Leenane, Connemara / book your Hen/Stag party here 

above: photo courtesy of Delphi Adventure Resort

HYDE Hotel

One for the ladies. HYDE Hotel presents flawless Hen parties every time. Home to a bar that is famous for its Instagram worthy backdrop and with a variety of group dining options available, your Hen is sure to love starting her night out or weekend away at HYDE Bar. Options include group brunch or group dinner, their famous gin and prosecco trees, as well as the unique cocktail trees. Go all out for your bestie’s Hen and book your party into HYDE.
Forster St / book your Hen party here 

above: photo courtesy of HYDE Bar

Clayton Hotel

Fancy making it a weekend-long party? At Clayton Hotel, stay for 1 or 2 nights and enjoy a bed and breakfast plus a delicious 4-course evening meal. Additionally, you can opt to include some of their packaged offers, these are; a cocktail demonstration or a gin tasting for only €20pp with one of the expert mixologists; a private meeting room to play games and Gourmet finger food from €15pp. When booking your party, you’ll also receive exclusive discounts with a local nightclub so you can continue the fun well into the early hours!
Ballybrit / book your Hen/Stag party here

above: photo courtesy of Clayton Hotel 

Pure Skill

Are you an action lovin’ group with a competitive edge? Pure Skill has Hen/Stag packages that are going to get your heart racing. Both Hens and Stags, can experience 10 of the most popular sports in the world all under one roof as you fight for your place on top of the leaderboard. These interactive activities will have the whole group laughing and spurring each other on, its great fun and a fabulous way to begin your Stag or Hen party right here in Galway.
Western Distributors Rd, Knocknacarra / book your Hen/Stag party here 

above: photo of Pure Skill

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