The traditional bachelorette party entails going to a club, taking a ton of shots, and waking up with a hangover. If this night doesn't sound like a right fit for you, there are plenty of other options to have a classy and fun day with your closest friends and family. Some things on this list may seem unconventional but I assure you no matter what you choose you're in for a fun time.
Avoid the craziness of being danced on by some random stripper and try out some of these 14 classy things to do in Ottawa.
J'adore Beauty Bar & Lounge // 329A Elgin Street
This fancy AF nail salon doubles as a bar. Pamper your nails and get a mani-pedi while sipping on your favorite wine. You and your friends are sure to have a unique and fun experience together at J'adore Beauty Bar & Lounge.
Pure Yoga // Multiple Locations
With 3 locations in Ottawa, Pure Yoga is a welcoming place where you can release the stress that comes along with being a bride. They provide different classes and sessions to everyone that are sure to help you relax.
VIP Karaoke Bar & Lounge // 610 Somerset St W
Have a fun night singing your favorite songs at VIP Karaoke. If you head here you are sure to have a night filled with laughs. Instead of getting wasted at a club this karaoke bar will have you feeling tipsy and laughing the night away.
Showpony Hair // 722 Bank Street
Go get your hair done at any Ottawa Hair salon. Everyone will leave feeling confident, relaxed, and ready for the madness of wedding day. Ottawa has some amazing hairstylists that you and your bridesmaids should definitely check out.
C'est Bon Cooking // 208 Dalhousie St
Practice your cooking skills and take a cooking class. Together you will prep, cook, and then indulge in the meal that you just worked towards. After you're done you'll totally feel like a culinary genius and you can take the recipes home to your future husband.
Nordik Spa // 16 Chemin Nordik
Planning a wedding can be f*cking stressful. Head to Nordik spa to completely unwind and de-stress. It's the perfect spa to go to if you're looking to escape from wedding madness. With massages and pools going to Nordik is definitely worth the drive.
Salt Dining + Lounge // 345 Preston St
Feel bougie AF at one of Ottawa's high-class restaurants. There are 10 different classy places you can go to eat amazing food with the best company. Some include; Social, Salt, Giovanni's Restaurant & Dining Lounge, Fairouz, and Atelier.
Spin City // 203 Bank St
Take a spin class and burn away wedding stresses. You and your bridesmaids are in for a fun time. Whether it's your first time spinning or you go often you'll still have an amazing time attempting to follow along with the friendly instructors.
Ottawa Pole Fitness // 1066 Somerset St W
Pole is a perfect way to be classy but sassy together. Ottawa Pole Fitness is a fun way to bond together, let your hair down, and unleash your inner sexy. Feel empowered with the people that are closest to you and enjoy your time here. Whether you're an introvert or extrovert the instructors will make you feel welcome and comfortable.
Vineyards Wine Bar Bistro // 54 York St
If you love wine definitely check out one of Ottawa's wine tasting experiences. There are many options to choose from some include; Domaine Perrault, Jabulani Vineyard and Winery, and DiVino Wine Studio.
Paint Nite Ottawa // 123 Main Street
Unleash your creative side and head to Paint Nite Ottawa. All you need to do is head to their website, select an event, and buy your tickets. Everyone will enjoy the night and will have a wonderful painting to keep at the end so you'll never forget the memorable occasion.
Zoe's Lounge: Fairmont Château Laurier // 1 Rideau St
This option is classy AF. Feel like the queens that you all are and enjoy a spot of tea in a chandelier-filled dining room. Have some posh delicious desserts including; Apple Frangipane, Wild Blueberry & Maple Cheesecake, and Homemade Blueberry & Buttermilk Scones.
Color Me Mine // Multiple Locations
This is a perfect place to paint and completely relax. Book a party room for a private painting session with all your bridesmaids. Here you choose your own item to paint, paint it, Color Me Mine bakes and glazes it, and you can then take it home to forever remember the occasion.
The Loft Board Game Lounge // 14 Waller Street
This board game lounge is an amazing place to go and have a fun game filled day with your bridesmaids. At the Loft, you can enjoy some wine while playing your favorite games.