There’s something about a Dallas bachelorette party that feels like the perfect girls' getaway. A mixture of urban adventure and Texas heat, with a little dose of Southern hospitality thrown in for good measure. You’ll have no shortage of activities to fill your Dallas bachelorette party itinerary — from spa days to shopping excursions, outdoor concerts, and cowboy bars — making it one of our all-time favorite bachelorette party destinations. Plus, as an added bonus you’ll have some of the nation’s coolest hotels to choose for your stay.
Of course, they say everything is bigger in Texas so don’t be surprised when your Dallas bachelorette party becomes the most talked-about weekend in your friendship history.
What to Do
If you’re newbies to the Dallas area, take some time during your Dallas bachelorette party to explore the many sites that draw visitors to this city in the first place. You can check out some of Dallas’ historic JFK sites like The Sixth Floor Museum or embrace your refined side at the Dallas Museum of Art.
Once you’ve hit some of the major highlights, take a walk through the incredible Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden. You’ll have 66-acres of natural beauty to uncover featuring seasonal blooms to inspire any bride-to-be. Make sure to book an afternoon tea with your girls and enjoy three-courses of goodies as you’re served like royalty.
Looking for more scenic spots during your Dallas bachelorette party? The Nasher Sculpture Center features a beautiful garden that’s a must-see for any modern art enthusiasts. Or, take a vertical adventure to the observation deck of Reunion Tower for stunning 360-degree views of Dallas day or night. You can even enjoy dinner or a cocktail at the Five Sixty restaurant located in Reunion Tower to bypass purchasing tickets altogether.
You’ve seen, you’ve explored and now it’s time to relax and unwind. You’ll find great spas all throughout the city, but none perhaps quite as luxe as The Joule hotel spa, Wellness. Think 8,000 square-feet of subterranean spa oasis, with pros just waiting to pamper you and your ladies.
No Dallas bachelorette party is complete without some retail therapy, and this city delivers big time when it comes to top-notch shopping. With go-tos like Galleria Dallas and NorthPark Center, you’ll have plenty of stores to keep you busy, plus you’ll love checking out the original Neiman Marcus located in the heart of downtown.
Where to Eat
Good food is in high supply in this Texas city, and The Porch is frequently cited as a Dallas-area favorite. Stop by for lunch, brunch, or dinner and expect Southern comfort food with an elevated twist.
If Italian cuisine is on your radar, Dolce Riviera has you covered. You’ll find a menu chock-full of Italian favorites at this adorable eatery without a hint of pretentious air in sight. Also serving up Italian eats is Americano—a casual-cool spot with fun modern style.
When the sweet tooth strikes your Dallas bachelorette party crew, head straight to Bisous Bisous Pâtisserie for your pick of yummy French pastries or grab a slice of something delicious at Emporium Pies in the Bishop Arts District.
For all the best nightlife for your Dallas bachelorette party, visit the trendy Uptown neighborhood and bar hop to your heart’s content. Uptown hotspot, The Rustic has a chill backyard vibe with an impressive beer list and live music. You also can’t go wrong at The Quarter Bar for a great drink and on their beautiful outdoor patio.
Where to Stay
Located steps away from the original Neiman Marcus, is a historic and lavish property known as The Joule. In addition to its on-site restaurants, cafes, and spa, the downtown hotel even features a cantilevered pool with killer views — an ideal destination for your Dallas bachelorette party.
Stay in the city’s trendiest neighborhood during your Dallas bachelorette party at Hotel Zaza in Uptown Dallas. This boutique hotel has a serious glam-factor and you’ll get the red carpet treatment from the moment you walk in the door.
Just blocks away from the Dallas Museum of Art is the Fairmont Dallas that delivers lovely four-star accommodations in an ultra-convenient location. Also in the heart of it all is the Magnolia Dallas Downtown where you’ll find sleek and modern guest rooms at a relatively affordable price point.