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A Memorable Bachelorette Party: Exploring Boston and Martha's Vineyard


Planning a bachelorette party can be both exciting and overwhelming. If you're looking for a unique and unforgettable experience, why not consider combining the vibrant city of Boston with a delightful getaway to Martha's Vineyard? In this blog post, we'll explore what to do in Martha's Vineyard, highlight three exceptional wedding venues in Boston, suggest fun attractions for a weekend getaway in Boston, recommend must-visit bars, and discuss how easily you can explore neighboring places like Cape Cod.

Part 1: Three Highlighted Wedding Venues in Boston

1. The Taj Boston:

A picturesque bridge over a river in a park, surrounded by towering buildings. Perfect for weddings in Boston.

Situated in the heart of the city, the Taj Boston is a historic landmark known for its timeless elegance. With its luxurious ballrooms and stunning city views, this venue offers a perfect blend of sophistication and charm for a memorable wedding celebration.

2. The Boston Public Library:

Highlighted Wedding Venues in Boston: Elegant ballroom with chandeliers, stunning waterfront location, and picturesque garden setting.

If you're seeking a wedding venue that exudes grandeur and sophistication, look no further than the Boston Public Library. Its architectural beauty, including the iconic Bates Hall and the stunning courtyard, provides a unique backdrop for a truly elegant affair. Also, if you decide the Library is not the venue for you, consider High Tea in the Courtyard Tea Room for your Bridal Shower.  This is an experience all on its own.  The room is exquisite with service that is equally matched. 

3. The State Room:

A wedding reception in a spacious room with tall windows, showcasing highlighted wedding venues in Boston.

Located on the 33rd floor of the State Street Financial Center, the State Room offers breathtaking panoramic views of Boston's skyline. This modern and stylish venue is perfect for couples who want a contemporary and chic wedding experience.

Part 2: Fun Attractions for a Weekend Getaway in Boston

Boston is a city rich in history, culture, and vibrant energy. Here are some must-visit attractions for a memorable weekend getaway:

A man statue in front of a building, part of a memorable bachelorette party exploring Boston and Martha's Vineyard on the Boston Freedom Trail.
A brick building in Boston, possibly the Paul Revere House, part of a memorable bachelorette party exploring Boston and Martha's Vineyard.

Boston Freedom Trail Paul Revere House

- Explore the historic Freedom Trail and visit landmarks like the Paul Revere House and Faneuil Hall.

The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, a highlight of a memorable bachelorette party exploring Boston and Martha's Vineyard.
The courtyard of the Museum of Modern Art, a serene space surrounded by contemporary art and sculptures.

Museum of Fine Arts Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

- Immerse yourself in the world of art at the Museum of Fine Arts or the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.

A serene river flowing through a park, surrounded by trees and buildings in the background.

- Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the picturesque Charles River Esplanade.

A vibrant city street with a row of shops, offering high-end boutiques and trendy stores for retail therapy.

- Indulge in some retail therapy on Newbury Street, known for its high-end boutiques and trendy shops.

 A fun bachelorette party in Boston and Martha's Vineyard. Explore Quincy Market and try tasty local dishes.

- Experience the lively atmosphere at Quincy Market and sample delicious local cuisine.

 Restaurant sign reads 'Prairie French Cuisine' in Boston, featuring Praliné French Patisserie.

- Grab a cup of coffee from some of the quaint coffee houses scattered throughout Boston. I adore Praliné French Patisserie for great coffee and a delicate French pastry.  It’s a little hidden gem that has its own entrance but connected to the Sonder Hotel.

Part 3: Must-Visit Bars in Boston

Boston's nightlife scene offers a diverse range of bars and establishments. Here are a few popular choices:

The Cheers bar:

The Cheers. A lively bar scene in Boston with a variety of must-visit bars offering great drinks and atmosphere.

Known for its iconic TV show, this bar offers a nostalgic experience and a wide selection of drinks. You might expect to hear “Norm” when you walk in and the staff are just as friendly as you are anticipating.  


Drink. Stylish bar setting in Boston with stools and a counter.

Located in the Fort Point neighborhood, this craft cocktail bar is known for its innovative and creative mixology.

The Hawthorne:

The Hawthorne. The hotel on the corner of a street in Boston, a prime location for exploring the city's vibrant bar scene.

This elegant bar in Kenmore Square offers a sophisticated atmosphere, expertly crafted cocktails, and a cozy setting for a memorable night out.

Mr. Dooley’s Boston:

The hotel on the corner of a street in Boston, a prime location for exploring the city's vibrant bar scene.

This classic Irish pub is located on Broad Street. You will quickly observe this is a local crowd and they welcome everyone.  Chances are you will hear live Irish music and see a little dancing.  The drinks and food are equally good.  I think it is they staff and the neighbors that make this pub a must for your authentic Boston bar stops! 

Part 4:  Exploring Neighboring Places

Boston's convenient location allows for easy day trips to neighboring areas. Just a short drive away, Cape Cod offers beautiful beaches, charming towns, and delicious seafood. Additionally, places like Salem, Providence, and Newport make for exciting destinations filled with history and unique experiences.

Now you are so close to Martha’s Vineyard.  I suggest renting a car; grab your bags and scout out!  

Part 5: Martha's Vineyard - A Dreamy Retreat

Beach house living room by James Davis in Martha's Vineyard - a dreamy retreat.

Martha's Vineyard is an idyllic island located just off the coast of Massachusetts, known for its picturesque beaches, charming towns, and serene atmosphere. During your stay, be sure to visit the iconic Aquinnah Cliffs, explore the quaint shops and galleries in Edgartown, and relax on the stunning beaches of Katama. For a unique experience, consider renting bicycles and exploring the island's scenic trails, or indulge in a sunset sail around the island's picturesque coastline.

Let’s take a deeper dive with 4 examples of why Martha’s Vineyard is a must for this Boston girls getaway escape! 

1. Scenic Beauty:

Scenic Beauty: A breathtaking landscape with vibrant colors, lush greenery, and a serene atmosphere. Martha's Vineyard offers breathtaking view.

Martha's Vineyard offers breathtaking natural beauty, making it an ideal destination for a girls' getaway. With its pristine beaches, rolling hills, and charming coastal towns, the island provides a picturesque backdrop for relaxation and exploration & of course photo ops. Whether you're lounging on the sandy shores or taking a leisurely bike ride through the scenic trails, Martha's Vineyard offers a serene and rejuvenating escape.

2. Charming Towns and Unique Shops:

Charming Towns and Unique Shops: Explore picturesque towns and discover one-of-a-kind shops.

The island is dotted with charming towns like Edgartown, Oak Bluffs, and Vineyard Haven, each offering its own distinct character and charm. These towns are home to a variety of unique shops, boutiques, and galleries, perfect for indulging in some retail therapy or finding one-of-a-kind souvenirs. Strolling through the streets, you'll discover quaint cafes, delightful ice cream shops, and local artisans showcasing their crafts.

3. Culinary Delights:

Martha's Vineyard culinary delights, a bustling waterfront restaurant at twilight with patrons dining on the deck and a vibrant blue sky above.

Martha's Vineyard boasts a vibrant food scene, offering a wide range of dining options to suit every taste. From fresh seafood shacks serving up the catch of the day to upscale waterfront restaurants offering farm-to-table cuisine, the island's culinary offerings are sure to delight your taste buds. Whether you're enjoying a leisurely brunch, savoring a seafood feast, or sampling local wines at a vineyard, Martha's Vineyard is a food lover's paradise.

4. Relaxation and Wellness:

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A girls' getaway is all about relaxation and pampering, and Martha's Vineyard provides ample opportunities for both. Treat yourselves to a spa day at one of the island's luxurious wellness centers, where you can indulge in rejuvenating treatments and therapies. Take a yoga class on the beach, practice meditation in a serene setting, or simply unwind with a book while listening to the soothing sound of the ocean waves. Martha's Vineyard offers a tranquil and serene atmosphere, perfect for recharging and reconnecting with friends while sharing a bottle of wine (or two).

In conclusion, Martha's Vineyard is a perfect girls' getaway destination due to its scenic beauty, charming towns, unique shops, culinary delights, and opportunities for relaxation and wellness. Whether you're looking to soak up the sun on the beaches, explore the island's quaint towns, indulge in delicious food, or simply unwind and recharge, Martha's Vineyard offers a memorable escape for a fun and rejuvenating girls' trip combine that with a few days in Boston and you have the makings of a magical and memorable trip!

Your friend won’t stop talking about this one of a kind diverse experience. From exploring the historic streets of Boston to relaxing on Martha's Vineyard's pristine beaches, this itinerary offers the perfect blend of city excitement and coastal charm. Whether you choose to dance the night away in Boston's vibrant bars or venture out to nearby destinations, this bachelorette get-away  will be a truly unforgettable celebration.

If you need help curating a one of a kind travel experience call Prévu Travel and we will do all the work for you!  


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