San Diego, California is known for its beautiful beaches and top-notch party spots. With year-round mild weather and the famous Gaslamp Quarter, the city offers plenty of sunshine and a variety of activities for Bach party groups to enjoy. If sunny beaches, luxury yacht parties, club-hopping, and exquisite wine tasting are on your bestie’s must-have list, this is the perfect destination city to experience all of them. Planning your bachelorette party should not be difficult, with dozens of great ideas for daytime and nightlife activities in the San Diego area. When you hire an expert party planner, it will be as easy as 1-2-3.
1. Finding the Best Accommodations
Depending on your bachelorette party's focus, you have a wide array of Bach party-friendly places to rent. When your best friend is a beach girl, it is best to rent a cute beach house. She will get to enjoy the surf, sand, and beautiful sunsets every day. There are plenty of sun-filled activities in all the beach communities such as surfing, Stand-Up-Paddle boarding (SUP), bike riding, and simply laying on the beach working on your tan. When you want to go to clubs to dance the night away, we suggest staying at The Pendry or the Andaz hotel. Both hotels are in the buzzy Gaslamp Quarter, within walking distance of dozens of bars and eateries. When you want to explore the city's vibrant nightlife, staying in the Gaslamp Quarter is guaranteed fun party town. Pendry offers on-site everything you need for a memorable bachelorette party: rooftop pool, restaurants, party venues, bars, and more.
2. Planning Your Activities
San Diego has something to offer everyone in your bachelorette party group from surf classes and yoga on the beach to pool parties on a rooftop and a relaxing spa day. Girls love to have fun on the beach, and the sun-sea-beach combo makes the San Diego area the perfect setting for bachelorette party weekends.
Party on the beach
Start your bachelorette party with adventures on the water. Surfing, kayaking, paddle boarding, or snorkeling classes are the perfect way to unwind and have lots of fun. Here is a shortlist of some of the best surfing beaches in the San Diego area:
- Ocean Beach
- Mission Beach
- Pacific Beach
- La Jolla Shores
Sunset cruise and yacht party
What's the perfect way to celebrate the guest of honor who loves the water? Charter a luxury yacht, sailboat, or pontoon boat for a few hours on the water. Imagine you and your besties enjoying the breeze and the scenic view, while sipping your mimosas, on board a luxury yacht as the waves take you into the magic of the ocean. There are a plethora of yachts specially designed for bach parties where you can indulge in delicious food, and drinks and enjoy the breath-taking sunset.
Brewery tour in the craft beer capital
San Diego has some of the top craft breweries in the country and your girls will be thrilled to taste a selection of the finest craft beers. Rent a fun party bus for a San Diego Brewery Tour and get ready for a fun experience. During your tour, you’ll get to see how the beers are made and taste award-winning Pale Ales, IPAs, or Hard Kombuchas.
Wine tasting in Temecula Valley Wine Country
Home to acres of rolling hills, picturesque vineyards, and a wide selection of world-class wines, Temecula Valley offers a unique bachelorette party experience. It’s the perfect place to indulge in exquisite wines, food, and incredible views. Our favorite wineries are the party wineries that offer good music, great wine, epic Instagramable views, and delicious snacks.
- Somerset Winery – a quaint place with great music on the weekends and a food truck with a rotating menu. We highly recommend their rosé.
- Wilson Creek – a large property with plenty of areas to sit, restaurants to eat, and live music on the weekends.
They are part of the Temecula Valley Wine Growers Association, so show your support by drinking lots of wine.
Dance the night away
When night comes, take your group to explore the vibrant San Diego nightlife. The Gaslamp Quarter, with 16 blocks of rooftop bars, restaurants, and nightclubs, is where you'll find the perfect party spot to dance the night away. Here are some of my fave spots for bachelorette parties:
- Bloom – Epic nightclub with killer sound system they are notorious for EDM.
- Fluxx - another high-energy nightclub that features a circular dance floor and VIP tables placed right in the center of the action.
- Parq – awesome spot to hear Hip Hop all night long.
All of these clubs have bottle service and we have the in’s for getting VIP status to reserve the best tables.
3. Leave the Planning to a Pro
When you want to celebrate your bestie’s last days of being single, doing a destination bachelorette party in San Diego will be epic. An expert party planner will not only come up with creative ideas and packages for your San Diego bachelorette party but will also get you the best deals, saving you time and money, while providing an impossible to forget experience. For the ultimate bachelorette party experience, always go with the pro.
We partnered with Bad Girl Liz to bring you the inside scoop on having the best bachelorette party ever. Bad Girl Liz, the founder and the CEO of Bad Girl Productions, worked in various areas of the entertainment industry in Hollywood and San Diego. Using her entertainment industry background, skills, and creativity, Liz provides her clients with the Ultimate Bachelorette Party Experience. As always, thanks for supporting our sponsors!