Plan the perfect celebration for the bride-to-be here in Dutchess County! The ideal destination for any bachelorette party – whether you’re interested in some relaxation with the girls, an activity packed getaway or a boozy night out, we’ve got it all!
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Morning at the Spa
Start the day off right and enjoy a relaxing morning at the spa to recharge before the big day. From therapeutic messages and rejuvenating facials, to pedicure treatments and eyelash extensions, each spa has something for everyone looking to pamper themselves. There are plenty of options sprinkled all throughout the county including Mirbeau Inn & Spa and Haven Spa in Rhinebeck, Hudson Valley Healing Center in Poughkeepsie, The Barns at Troutbeck in Amenia, and The Dutchess Inn and Spa in Beacon.
Browse Dutchess County spas and wellness centers here.
Bloody Mary’s and mimosas are the classic ingredient to any bachelorette extravaganza! In addition to the cocktails, Dutchess has some amazing culinary creations in the brunch department. Some of our favorite spots include Beacon Falls Café in Beacon, Heritage Food and Drink in Wappingers Falls, The Amsterdam in Rhinebeck and Essie’s in Poughkeepsie, all featuring chefs trained at The Culinary Institute of America. With everything from omelets, avocado toast, and towers of indulgent pancakes, what better excuse than a bachelorette party to let loose with the girls?
Browse more brunch options with our Top 10 Places to Brunch in Dutchess County
Afternoon Wine Tour and Tastings
Come discover the diversity of Dutchess County wine! Taste and tour at some of our award-winners, all while enjoying the picturesque countryside of the Hudson Valley. Our wine trail includes Milea Estate Vineyard, Millbrook Vineyards & Winery, and Clinton Vineyards. If a wine bar is more your style, sample the unique offerings at 1915 Wine Bar. Most of these sites offer food and host special events, so check their calendars before planning your getaway.
Browse Dutchess County wineries here.
Dinner and Drinks
End the day unwinding at one of our many amazing restaurants. If you’re in hopes of a river view, make a reservation at Shadows on the Hudson in Poughkeepsie. The restaurant offers a progressive American menu with a vast selection of artisanal cocktails. Looking for something with a little more flair, try one of the Maya Café locations in Fishkill or Wappingers Falls. Order some guacamole for the table and keep the margaritas flowing – it’s sure to be a festive end to the day. Or keep things casual with a trip to one of our great brewpubs, like Mill House Brewing Company in Poughkeepsie or Hyde Park Brewing Company in Hyde Park. Who says burgers and beer are just for the boys!
Find more local places to eat and drink here.