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High Heels and Hairspray Ultimate Girls Package

If you’re looking for the perfect girly get away to celebrate a Hen party, birthday party, or just have a girly get away from the stresses of every day live, we have the ultimate package for you. Book our High Heels & Hairspray Ultimate Girls Package and get a self-catering apartment decorated with Hen or Birthday Party balloons and banners. Our self-catering suites come in a range of sizes from 2 person occupancy up to a 3 bedroom apartment for 8 people. They all come fully equipped with kitchen, dining room, living room, bedrooms and bathrooms. Free wifi is included at the hotel and all our rates are inclusive of heating, lighting, linen and towels as well as housekeeping services. Each of our apartments also has a large 32 inch flat screen TV and DVD player.

 

When you enter the apartment there will be a bottle or two of prosecco, depending on your group size, waiting for you on ice with enough glasses for all. This will help you kick start your girly break in style. Later that evening we will serve platters of finger food to you in your apartment. These platters include a selection of freshly cut sandwiches, spring rolls, spare ribs, cocktail sausages, chicken balls and chips.

We can also arrange hair styling (Hair up or curly. Hair must be washed and ready), done in your apartment by a hairdresser to get you ready for a night on the town or in preparation for the big day.

For more information on our Girly packages please contact us directly.

 

Bennett’s Court – A hysterical historical experience

 

Live and discover the fun and frolics of bygone days, in a fun and interactive theatrical experience. Fans of Downton Abbey will enjoy stepping back in time and being attired in period costumes as Lord Bennett’s household servants. Each group will be put through their paces. If you are successful in your duties you may be elevated to becoming lords and ladies!

 

Set in the former Bennett’s Court in a private 15 acre Victorian estate, we bring you a fun and fictional interactive experience that shines an interesting light on the lives of The Landlord of Ballymore, his family and their staff. All are encouraged to experience life as a member of the staff of the household and rise through the ranks to become a respected member of the household.

 

In 1840, Cuskinny Court, formerly Bennett’s Court was residence to John Charles Jackson Bennett, a high ranking British Army Officer and his family. Meet Lord Bennett and his wife, Lady Mary and their staff. Discover how they secured the Landlordship of Ballymore and garnered their wealth through their wild adventures in the West Indies Colonies. With great events in history happening in Cork Harbour including Queen Victoria’s visit to Queenstown and the sinking of the RMS Titanic, groups can interact and experience the life of the family and their staff as their story unfolds.

 

What to expect:

 

Step back in time and become real household servants of Captain Bennett

Apply to the Housekeeper to become a member of the household staff and receive your uniform

Learn the lesser known household skills required of maids & butlers

Uncover the dark secrets of the house & the secret tunnel

Skive off with the household staff & enjoy their Traditional Irish dance and games

Use your new found wealth to buy your position as Lord or Lady in the household and get dressed-up to suit your new position

Enjoy a lavish party with the Master & Mistress of the house

Costumes are provided for all, including servants and lords & ladies!

Complimentary drinks reception and group photo included.

Want a Hen Party with a Difference? Try the “Hen Run”

 

Bring your Hen on a fun day of adventure and craic.

 

Try our Hen Run challenge through our Mucky Obstacle Challenge. Next on to the Squirrel Trail low ropes course and together win the challenge of collecting the most points. See who can break the downhill speed record on our Grass Sledges! No snow required for these grass toboggans! Need some accessories for your night on the tiles - make your very own unique head ware at our Craft session. Finish your day at Cuskinny with a fun campfire circle with songs, hot chocolate and toasted marshmallows.

 

Creating and Booking Your Package

 

The Bellavista Hotel has partnered with a number of people to create our ultimate packages, whether it’s having your hair done in your apartment while you party with prosecco and finger food or stepping back in time in Cuskinny Court to enjoy the Bennett’s Court Experience or maybe mucking it on the Hen Run. If you would like to mix and match with the above packages that’s completely up to you. Phone or email us today with your desired package and we will give you the package price and get you all booked in. so why not enjoy the prosecco & finger food but swap the hair styling for the hen run, or do both, it’s completely up to you.

 

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