Gin Hen Party Bath
Gin-tastic cocktail drinking in Bath for your gin hen party!
It’s a tough job but somebody has got to seek out the very best in gin cocktails in Bath on your behalf! Why? Well, lets face it, who doesn’t love a little tipple of the mother’s ruin, especially in celebration. And if you follow this trail you can take in glorious Bath to boot!
The Canary Gin Bar, on Queen Street, with its moody lighting and cool interiors has the gin cocktail list to match, and unsurprisingly called Gin Austen. It has its own distillery making Bath Gin and a rhubarb-based beauty too with beautiful branding that just might find you taking a bottle or two home with you. If you are properly serious about your gin, then hop on one of their tours or gin making workshops. And for those competitive hens in your party, there are 230 varieties on offer…. They also have functions rooms that are bookable. www.thebathgincompany.co.uk
The Art Bar based on the ground floor of the Abbey Hotel, are serious cocktail connoisseurs, in fact they are all around serious cocktail and champagne professionals. The bar is a bright and funky collection of off the wall art and kitsch interiors. Whilst their mixologist’s are well rehearsed in making and serving all the classics gin numbers, and we are told there are numerous variations on these; they will also make you something bespoke if that suits. www.abbeyhotelbath.co.uk
Circo Bar on George Street offers another super cool and stylish place to hang with the girls in Bath. Their cocktail lounge mixes chesterfields and Balearic dance tunes with great aplomb. They boast an extensive cocktail menu and offer mixing masterclasses too. What is more, they serve a gin high tea; oh yes ladies that’s a classic afternoon tea with all the expected niceties but with curated gin tasting. Sounds sublime right? We think so. Booking essential. www.circobar.co.uk
The wildly named Opium has a secret room, perfect for a gathering of large groups of hens. This super sexy, underground hideaway makes an excellent party starter. If you want private and exclusive, then this is your must-have, with its own separate private entrance, bar, karaoke and screening facility, just add your favourite ladies. They have an extensive cocktail listing including the seductive Opium English Garden Cocktail…gin, elderflower, and ginger beer…spicy!
Sub13, is one of Bath’s famous party destinations with a champagne garden, in-house DJ nights and a late licence. The main ground floor is a dedicated gin and cocktail bar, yep, that’s what you read! Their gin masterclasses are super popular as they provide the perfect get to know you Bath hen party activity. They promise to help you make the perfect gin cocktail with gins from its enviable list that includes all the classics as well as some rising stars. www.sub13.net
So, if you’re looking for the perfect Saturday afternoon G&T or, an exquisite Saturday night gin fuelled party starter Bath has it all.