Written by: Rachel Antony, Best of Calgary

Engagement, check. Bridesmaids, check. Next up, bachelorette party. Call up your closest girlfriends and celebrate the biggest milestone in a bride’s life. The wedding will be about the bride and the groom’s relationship, but the bachelorette party is all about the girls, so forget the boys and indulge in what makes you feel happy, sexy, and fun. Calgary is overflowing with the best spots to kick your feet up or let your hair down with your BFFs. We’ve put together a weekend that you won’t forget.

The Hotel: Le Germain

Le Germain Hotel Room

Pamper yourself and your girls by staying in the high end, classy The Hotel Le Germain located at the heart of downtown. The rooms are a perfect mix of elegance and warm, cozy comfort, with the latest technology and all the necessary amenities. You’ll feel like a queen in one of the luxury rooms, and don’t worry about sleeping in, they don’t have a strict check out time.

Mimosas for Breakfast at Dairy Lane Cafe

Dairy Lane Exterior

Start the day off the right way with a freshly squeezed mimosa and a serving of stuffed French Toast - it’s your weekend to celebrate, indulge! Catch up with your girls and get excited about the day ahead. Their menu is based on locally produced and organic ingredients guaranteeing a delicious, quality meal before you head out for the day.

Pamper Yourself Pretty at Swizzlesticks

Swizzlesticks salon

It’s all about you and your girls this weekend so treat yo’ self and take some me time, plus you want your skin and nails looking on point for your big day. Swizzlesticks has a whole menu of treatments to choose from, so all our girls can leave feeling refreshed and relaxed. Book a few appointments to make it a whole day.

Find the Perfect Dress at Adorn 

Adorn boutique

Now that you’ve been treated like a queen, you need to find the perfect dress to look the part. For all things feminine and gorgeous, Adorn is the perfect place to find your outfit for the evening. They specialize in carefully curated feminine apparel and accessories from a variety of Australian, North American, and European designers. There is something in there for your whole squad.

Taste a Little Wine at Metrovino 

MetroVino

Get your girls, grab a glass, and head to Metrovino for an evening of wine tastings. You’re all expert wine drinkers, but now you can expand your taste buds, exploring deeper into the culture of wine and have a blast at the same time.

The Main Squeeze at bridgette bar

Bridgette Bar

Located in the heart of Calgary’s Design District, bridgette bar is modern, hip and the place to be. The decor and furnishings are something our house dreams are made of and the cocktails are carefully crafted for the perfect taste. Most of their plates are sharable, best for trying a little bit of everything. If you have vegetarian friends, there are plenty of mouth-watering dishes to choose from.

Dance the Night Away at Commonwealth Bar & Stage

Commonwealth

Now that you’ve properly wined and dined, now get your ladies in formation. Basically next door to Bridgette Bar, you don’t have to worry about finding enough Ubers. Commonwealth has two dancefloors to choose from so you know you’ll be shaking it all night with your girls by your side.

Recovery Brunch at 1886 Buffalo Cafe

1886

The cute and cozy historical restaurant is the perfect place to slowly drink mimosas while debating taking your sunglasses off. They offer authentic homestyle breakfast that is sure to cure any hangover. Whether you’re looking for a delicious eggs benedict or fruit & toast to hit the spot, this Calgary classic won’t disappoint.

 

Rachel Antony is a writer for Best of Calgary. Best of Calgary is a celebration of the best our city has to offer for food, drinks, culture, and entertainment. Follow Rachel on Instagram @almostffamous

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