Whether you are looking for trendy hotspots to toast the groom, or low-key clubs and bars to celebrate your bachelor party, West Virginia cities offer you a host of options to suit any lifestyle or mood. From rustic cabins with mountain views to big city condos and luxury homes that put you right in the center of the action, there are plenty of West Virginia vacation rentals to choose from for your bachelor party trip. Enjoy a day of fishing in the Monongahela River, hiking the Appalachian Mountains, or tossing back drinks and sipping brews in Princeton. When planning your bachelor party, consider these West Virginia cities and towns.
Treat the boys to a bachelor party retreat with a vacation rental located in the Appalachian Mountains. Wheeling is a rustic town with attractions perfect for a secluded retreat with your groomsmen. Perfect your par with rounds of golf at the Crispin Golf Course or the Oglebay Park Golf Club. Explore the foothills of the mountains with hikes along the trails, or catch a live concert at the Wheeling Heritage Port Amphitheater. When your wedding party feels lucky, head to the Wheeling-Island Casino, and then enjoy a nightcap at Garbo’s Neighborhood Bar or Abbey’s Restaurant and Lounge.
Indulge your flair for rugged retreats when making Morgantown your bachelor party vacation destination. Enjoy morning runs along the Cheat Lake Trail or stage a group photo of your wild crew with river views at Dorsey’s Knob Park. Toast the groom with brews and cocktails at Bent Wiley’s, or grab a pizza to take back to your vacation rental from Puglioni’s Pasta and Pizza. Water attractions make Morgantown a draw, with access to kayaking or canoeing on the Monongahela River. After a day of paddleboarding or fishing, head to Crocket’s Lodge or the Apothecary Ale House and Cafe for some local brews.
Athletic types flock to Charleston for outdoor entertainment and vigorous hikes to share. Charleston is home to Coonskin Park, Kanawha State Forest, and Cato Park, offering mountainside hiking trails and stunning views to mark the way. Once you’ve worked up a sweat, chill with your crew while tossing back beverages at Big Joe’s Bar and Grill. Bar 101 is a popular attraction for live music, while Adelphia Sports Bar and Grille is a hangout for local sports fans. When you and your groomsmen want a challenging game of golf, head to the Edgewood Country Club or the Coonskin Golf Course.
Treat the guys to a week-long or weekend bachelor party in Martinsburg, and find yourselves immersed in rugged woods and hiking trails for morning jogs on the Eastern Panhandle Recreational Trail. A more formal celebration of your upcoming nuptials leads you and your groomsmen to the VIP Lounge to kick back for an evening or head to the Sky Room Lounge for some live music. Show off your athleticism with a bowling tournament at Pikeside Bowl before tossing back some brews at MJ’s Pub with the locals and then retreating back to your vacation rental for a game of beer pong or poker.
Opt for a lively bachelor party trip in a small town when making Parkersburg your vacation destination. Hit up the Oil and Gas Museum with the guys during the day and then head out to enjoy the nightlife at the Hot Spot or the North End Tavern and Brewery. When signing up for the Julia-Ann Historic District Walking Tour, create your very own pub crawl with stops in at Club 211 and the Sixpence Pub and Eatery. Head over to the Smoot Theater to catch an action flick with your crew, and then catch a game and some bar bites at Front Row Sports Bar and Grill.
Princeton is known for its thrilling attractions, such as the Lake Shawnee Amusement Park, making it the obvious choice for thrill seekers joining your bachelor party. Take a tour of the heart-pounding roller coasters, and then sign up for the “Taste of Memphis” foodie tour for some barbecue, brews, and wings. H.P. Hunnicutt Field sponsors sporting events throughout the year to delight the sports fans in your wedding party, while the Out of the Box Room Escape is a unique way to figure out if your buddies can put their minds together. When it’s time for a nightcap, take the guys to Kalee’s Lounge or happy hour at Danny’s Bar.
Huntington is chock-full of activities for the active wedding party, and a vacation rental in this city puts you right in the heart of thriving nightlife, too. Join the locals for a few beers and some comfort food at Fat Patty’s, or celebrate your upcoming wedding at the Huntington Ale House. The Lantern offers a low-key environment for small groups looking for a nightcap. Seize the opportunity to explore the area, and opt for a hike through the Ritter Park Historic District, or stop in at the Heritage Farm Museum before heading back to your vacation rental for some bro time.
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