Girlfriends' Guide to a Fabulous Tallahassee Weekend

By Visit Tallahassee

Making Memories!

Planning the perfect girls’ weekend? Look no further than Tallahassee, where Southern charm meets endless adventure. Pack your bags and get ready for a weekend full of fun, food, and fabulous memories!

Where to Stay – Cozy Comforts

Tallahassee’s has a place for every budget, making sure you and your girls have a comfy spot to crash after a day of fun!

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tallahassee: Enjoy the comfort and convenience of this centrally located downtown hotel, known for its spacious rooms and warm chocolate chip cookies at check-in.

Hotel Indigo Tallahassee – CollegeTown: Experience the blend of modern amenities and local flair at Hotel Indigo, ideally located in the bustling CollegeTown district.

AC Hotel by Marriott Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol: Enjoy a stylish stay at the AC Marriott, offering sleek design and convenient access to the best of downtown Tallahassee.

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Morning Delights: Breakfast Spots to Fuel Up!

When it comes to breakfast, Tallahassee has got you covered with options that are sure to kickstart your day with a smile!

Canopy Road Café: Start your day with a hearty breakfast at this local favorite, known for its delicious pancakes and friendly atmosphere.

The Egg Café & Eatery: Enjoy a classic breakfast menu with a twist, offering everything from avocado toast to breakfast burritos.

Jeri’s at Market Square – Love on a Plate: Jeri’s offers a cozy ambiance and a menu full of Southern breakfast staples. Try the French toast – it’s a must!

Jeri at Jeri's Cafe

Midday Munchies: Lunch Options

For lunch, Tallahassee serves up a tasty variety of spots, from vegan delights to Southern comfort food, perfect for a midday refuel with your friends!

Kool Beanz Cafe: Located in MidTown, Kool Beanz is a funky, fun, and friendly gourmet restaurant with vibrant decor and a festive ambiance. Enjoy dishes like Cuban-spiced pork chops, teriyaki-glazed salmon, and smoky corn-crab cakes, paired with esoteric wines and beers.

The Edison: Located in Cascades Park, The Edison offers a unique dining experience with a menu that emphasizes fresh, local ingredients. Enjoy a scenic view while savoring their innovative dishes.

Hayward House: This All-American bistro in the heart of downtown Tallahassee, sits in the shadow of the state’s Capitol Building. The menu is as fabulous as the people watching. The Edison Restaurant at Cascades Park

The Edison

Evening Elegance: Dinner Destinations

When dinner rolls around, Tallahassee’s got it all, from upscale dining to cozy local gems, ensuring a perfect end to your day with delicious bites and great company!

Il Lusso: For a touch of luxury, dine at Il Lusso, where you’ll experience Italian cuisine at its finest. Perfect for a special night out with the girls, the pasta and wine selections are divine.

Mimi’s Table: A true Tallahassee treasure, Mimi’s Table offers an elegant dining experience with a menu that celebrates the flavors of the region. The atmosphere and dishes are perfect for a memorable evening.

Sage Restaurant: End your day with a delightful dinner at Sage, known for its creative dishes and cozy atmosphere. The chef’s tasting menu is a culinary adventure you won’t forget.

il lusso octopus

Il Lusso

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Fun and Fabulous Activities

For activities, Tallahassee offers a variety of experiences, from adventures for the outdoor enthusiast to relaxation for the spa-loving seeker, ensuring your days are packed with fun while making memories with your friends!

Day 1:

Morning Adventure at the Tallahassee Museum
Experience a blend of history, nature, and wildlife at this outdoor museum. For the more adventurous, the Tallahassee Museum offers the thrilling Tree-to-Tree Adventures, where you can zipline over cypress trees and navigate exciting aerial obstacles. For a more relaxed experience, explore the wildlife sanctuary, home to a variety of animals, including the bird aviary and the new alligator exhibit. Wander through historic homes and buildings, immersing yourself in the past. Visit tallahasseemuseum.org for more details. There’s something for everyone to enjoy!

zip line

After lunch and an afternoon refresh, spend the afternoon exploring the Market District. Shop at Hearth & Soul and discover unique fashion, home décor, and gifts in this local and curated shop. It’s the perfect spot to pick up a something stylish or treat yourself to a little something special.

On the way back to the hotel, stop by Decadent Delights to pick up some pre or post-dinner gourmet cupcakes or other sweet treats.


Day 2 Activities:

Morning: Wakulla Springs State Park
Take a short drive to Wakulla Springs for a morning of natural beauty. Enjoy a glass-bottom boat tour and spot manatees, alligators, and other wildlife in one of the world’s largest and deepest freshwater springs.

Afternoon: Spa Day at Kanvas Beauty
Unwind and pamper yourselves with a luxurious spa day. Kanvas Beauty offers everything from facials to massages, ensuring you leave feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

woman on tour boat at wakuklla spring

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After Hours

Choose from one of Tallahassee’s many hotspots but start out exploring these Radiant Rooftop Bars with a view of Florida’s Capitol skyline.

Tallahassee is ready to welcome you and your girlfriends for a weekend to remember. With its delightful mix of dining, activities, and cozy accommodations, your perfect girls’ getaway awaits!

Plan your trip now!





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