Austin is a great place to have the bachelorette party of your dreams! It has loads of great places you visit, the food you can enjoy, and things you can do. In short, you will get everything you need for a perfect girl’s night (or weekend) out! The city has great weather, a cool vibe, and exciting nightlife – just what you need to make some ever-lasting memories!
Let’s look at some great ideas for activities perfect for a small or large group, along with our favorite recommendations on where to stay, what to eat, what activities to enjoy in Austin.
Where to Stay for A Perfect Bachelorette Party in Austin
Hotel Saint Cecilia
Hotel Saint Cecilia is by far one of the hippest hotels you can find in all Texas. The hotel is a mansion from the Victorian era and is covered by an ivy fence. The hotel also has a private section that can only be accessed by its members or esteemed guests. You can already feel the vibe of this hotel and its standards.
Record label artists, writers, musicians are some of the people who frequently visit this hotel. The hotel has always been in good taste, and one of the most visited areas of this Saint Cecilia is the bar. Hotel Saint Cecilia is not your regular locality hotel. Here every single room has a distinct personality and décor. If you ever get a chance to visit, be sure to check out their original fireplaces and ornate crown molding.
Archer Hotel Austin
A block from The Domain, an upscale outdoor shopping mall, this hip boutique hotel is 3 miles from hiking trails at Walnut Creek Metropolitan Park and 15 miles from the lively South Congress neighborhood.
The stylish rooms are individually decorated, and provide free Wi-Fi and 49-inch flat-screens, plus Nespresso machines and minibars. Suites have living areas, and some offer balconies and/or 4-poster beds. An upgraded suite includes a wet bar and a separate living room with a fireplace. Room and turndown services are offered.
The Carpenter Hotel
Surrounded by restaurants and bars, this hip hotel is an 11-minute walk from Zilker Metropolitan Park and a 16-minute walk from Austin train station. Featuring bright accent walls, the contemporary rooms offer flat-screen TVs, minifridges and balconies, plus sitting areas and safes. Amenities include a trendy restaurant, a modern cafe, and an outdoor pool, plus a furnished terrace and a garden.
Where to Shop
Who doesn’t like to shop, especially on a bachelorette party weekend? Nothing can make you happier than a perfect price of clothing or your favorite accessory or cosmetic, especially if you find it at good prices! Austin has some best shopping places, including:
South Congress Avenue
Known for giving visitors a ‘feel for Austin,’ this is also known as SoCo. It offers you thousands – yes, you heard me right – styles and options to choose from. From the novelty store Monkey See Monkey Do to Allen Boots to The Continental Club – there’s so much you can enjoy exploring and buying. This place has something for everyone, and you can buy everything, including gifts, souvenirs, clothes, candies, and more.
Another cool shopping spot for those looking for high-end products. But the world’s best brands and enjoy a luxurious shopping experience in this family-friendly popular outdoor mall with 100 high-end chain boutiques, bars, stores, and restaurants.
The interesting thing is that you can enjoy taking great photos with the graffiti on Austin’s walls as you explore the city.
Fun Things to Do
A boat day is highly recommended, especially if you visit Austin in the summers. There’s nothing like a nice day out in the water in a lovely boat with your girls, so make sure you include it in your plan. Go out and enjoy boat rentals on Lake Austin and Lake Travis. You can book a boat with Austin Rental Boats. They offer perfect boats for bachelorette parties, which can cater to up to 32 passengers.
Austin offers many other exciting options for going out. You can enjoy paddle-boarding in Ladybird Lake, go on a brunch tour, experience pedal-biking bar hop, shopping on South Congress, and more. Whether you like relaxing in nature or enjoying a lively indoors crowd, you can find it all in Austin.
Rainey Street Bars
There are great bars on Rainey Street, so this is one great activity you can do with your group as a day or nighttime activity. Enjoy your drinks and dance the night away with your girlfriends as you bar hop on this street.
Maggie Mae’s is a great place on Sixth Street to enjoy a night out with the girls. It has a multi-level outdoor dancing area with an amazing view of the city. Perfect place to indulge in a fun vibe for an all-night party!
Where to Eat
There are some amazing food places in Austin, and your taste buds are in for a great ride! While there are many famous places to try, here are some of the top recommendations:
Some Great Spots for Brunch
Whether you are a small or large group, this charming little patio café offers one of Austin’s best environments and brunches.
Ah, this is a great place to enjoy food, drinks, and company. Banger’s doesn’t take reservations, so make sure you reach early; otherwise, you won’t get a place! There’s a huge patio where large groups can easily hang out, and the food will blow you away for sure! Good news, there’s also a BYO Michelada bar here.
Awesome Dinner Places
If there was a place that felt like it was specifically built for bachelorette parties, it’s Grizzelda’s! This cute Tex-Mex spot has a gorgeous patio where you can have delicious food and take beautiful pictures with your girls. Their Mexican food is sure to be among the best you have ever had, and so are their refreshing margaritas. The best thing is that the prices are reasonable so you can have all fun you want!
If you are in the mood to try something exotic, this is the place to go! This casual Japanese café offers interesting Japanese dishes like spicy tuna, grilled salmon, and chicken karaage. You can also enjoy some sweet treats such as miso caramel and baked goods. All in all, a great experience!
The Peached Tortilla
This food-truck-turned-restaurant offers a range of exciting options, including salads, tacos, rice, and curries. It’s a lovely option if you are looking for something nice and light and deliciously mouth-watering.
A bachelorette party is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to have the time of your lives with your girlfriends, and Austin is the perfect place to enjoy it! So, make sure that you use these tips and make your trip a memorable one.