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All the packages below can be added when you book your hen party house – Book here

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Surprise your hens with a Hen Party welcome pack, to celebrate your arrival with bubbles. Then keep the entertainment flowing with our karaoke machine hire, or get dressed up for a roulette night. The following morning you can relax with the Bliss or Heaven pamper packages on offer from Glo pamper. .

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We can organise a 3 course meal for your hen party, at a price of £30 per person. Scroll down to see the menu choices, and add onto your booking at check-out.

Surprise your hens with a Hen Party welcome package, arranged with decorations ready for your arrival. There will be ice breaker games, face masks, and most importantly...prosecco, so you can get the party started as soon as you walk through the door!

Let us take the hassle away from you, as we get the balloons and sparkles ready to give your hens the wow factor as they walk in.

Welcome packs are priced at £7.50 per person, and include the following:

Prosecco
Prosecco flutes or martini glasses
Hen party badge for each hen
A sash or headband for the bride-to-be
Ice breaker game and activity
Face masks, glow sticks or photo booth props
Sweeties
Bubbles
Party poppers


Sure to be an icebreaker and get your hen party off to a top start!
* Wanting to dress up for a glitzy Vegas evening? Spin the wheel or deal your hand! *

We can bring a croupier & table to run a roulette or blackjack casino night.

A 3 hour session costs £275, and is available to hire at Hollywood House, The Barn, High View Grange, Ashbourne Hall, or Shiningford Manor.


* Or if you want to unleash your inner popstar, try karaoke and take part in a dance class *

Weekend hire of a karaoke machine with 2 microphones costs just £35, and includes hundreds of diva anthems to sing along to.

Guests staying at Hollywood House, Ashbourne Hall, or High View Grange can learn some groovy moves in a fun dance class. An instructor will come to the house to teach you a routine to Dirty Dancing, Beyonce, or the Spice Girls, to name just a few of the options. Dance classes last 90 minutes and cost £23 per person - but the bride-to-be goes free!

With Glo Pamper you can relax in the comfort of our hen party venues. Choose from two pamper packages that can be added onto your reservation, and they'll send the therapists to you. The Bliss package gives each hen a 30 minute treatment (minimum 8 hens), while the Heaven package offers 45 minutes of treatment (minimum 5 hens).

30 Minutes of Bliss - £28 pp

Each hen can choose from one of the following treatments:

Back and Shoulder Massage
Using a therapeutic blend of oil, the back and shoulder Swedish massage helps relieve tension and aching muscles.

The Feel-Good Facial
A relaxing facial for every skin type that includes cleansing, exfoliation, toning and a mask. All topped off with moisturiser for a healthy glow.

The Hen Manicure
A relaxing and pampering hand and nail treat that includes cuticle tidy, a file and polish. Go on, give your hands the treat they deserve.

Speedy Pedi
A perfect treat for your tootsies that includes a foot soak, cuticle tidy, file and polish
45 Minutes of Heaven - £42 pp

Hens can choose between having a 30 minute & 15 minute treatment, or one 45 minute treatment:

The Heavenly Full Body Massage
This relaxing Swedish massage soothes away stress

The Indulgence Facial
Includes cleansing, exfoliation, toning, a mask, moisturise & massage

The Heavenly Manicure
Includes a cuticle soak & tidy, file, massage & polish

French Manicure/Pedicure
A classic manicure with a French polish

The Sole Delight
It will leave your feet refreshed and beautified

The 30 minute treatments are as per the Bliss package, and the 15 minute options are as follows:

* Get up and Glo Mini Manicure
* Toetally Heavenly Toe Painting
* Neck and Shoulder Massage
* Hand or Foot Massage
* Eyebrow Shape

Dinner Party Menus

If you want to spend more time relaxing and less time cooking, we can help!

 

For £30 per person we can organise a 3 course meal for your group, to be served in the comfort of our holiday cottages. And best of all, you don’t have to worry about the washing up afterwards!

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Choose from a formal 3 course dinner or a more casual dining experience that can be added onto your reservation, either at the time of booking or at a later date. Please be aware that these are subject to availability though, so advance notice is highly recommended.

 

Simply email us the date and time you’d like your meal, along with your preference for either a 3 course dinner or informal sharing platters/BBQ food. The menu is seasonal, but you can see examples of the types of dishes that will be on offer below:

We also offer outdoor activities, which you can book for either a half or full day if you are feeling adventurous.

Half day package - £26 per person, for a minimum of 12 people

* Mobile climbing wall
There are 6 climbing faces to choose from on this 9m high mobile climbing wall.

* Archery
Learn how to use a bow and arrow for some target practice.

* Bushcraft skills
Bring out your inner Bear Grylls with a workshop on lighting fires and building shelters!

The half day package lasts 3 hours and can be set up at our venues, if you are staying at Standlow, Shiningford or Hollywood House. If you'd prefer to go offsite, or are staying at Ashbourne Hall, you can still enjoy a half day of similar activities at our partner site nearby.
For an adrenaline-pumping experience, we can also arrange for a full day out with a zip wire through the Peak District.

Full day package - £55 per person, for a minimum of 8 people

* High ropes
A 12m tall course that includes The Leap of Faith, Crate Stack, and a Gladiator Challenge.

* Lunch
Tuck into a freshly made sandwich, served with a salad and sides bar, followed by sweet snacks.

* Archery tag
Team up for a game that combines elements of dodgeball with the timeless skill of archery.

* Zip wire
Round off the day with a 108m long zip wire, where you can expect to reach speeds of up to 40 mph!


The full day package takes place at a local activity centre, so transport will be necessary. We can also arrange for the 6 hour session to come to Standlow or Shiningford, with alternative activities, such as kayaking and a treasure hunt. Please get in touch for further details or with any special requirements.

Any of these packages can be added at the point of booking, or contact us to add onto an existing reservation.

"An idyllic setting which makes us want to come back time and time again!"

Complex of self-catering cottages, spacious farmhouse and dining barn with hot tubs. Situated in 7 acres and accommodating up to 52 guests, Standlow is the perfect venue for weddings & large gatherings. Standlow Lane, Kniveton, DE6 1QZ.

"Stunning venue with swimming pool and hot tubs, at the side of Carsington Water"

Shiningford is situated in its own grounds of 5 acres, with swimming pool and 2 hot tubs. Shiningford can accommodate gatherings of up to 35 guests. Shiningford Lane, Carsington, DE4 4PS

"The perfect place to stay and celebrate"

Hollywood House is the ultimate luxury self-catering venue for you and your guests to enjoy. Set in 5 acres of spectacular gardens with accommodation for up to 40 guests. Longwalls Lane, Blackbrook, DE56 2DE

"Spacious self-catering house, within walking distance of the centre of Ashbourne, Derbyshire"

Ashbourne Hall has ten bedrooms and eight bathrooms/wet rooms decorated with a contemporary feel. This large impressive property can accommodate up to 22 people. Cokayne Avenue, Ashbourne, DE6 1EJ.

Hen Party ideas for fun-loving hens

Great suggestions for things to do during your hen weekend

Hen Food

Ashbourne Self Catering have a number of tried and tested caterers that are regularly used by Hens on their weekends away. They can provide a chef to cook on the premises or bring in a buffet, all suited to your individual needs.