New Year's Eve Parties With a View in London

London is one heck of a beautiful city and come New Year's Eve there's plenty of gorgeous spaces counting down to midnight. From a bird's eye view of the skyline through to an up close and personal seat to the fireworks, we've rounded up the prettiest views London has to offer come the end of the year. Check out our suggestions for snap-worthy sights to make saying hello to 2020 all the more spectacular.

For further inspiration, take a look at our London New Year's Eve Guide.

Last updated on 13th November 2019




@ Pride of London on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ 20:00 - 1:00

You pay for what you get at this premium boat cruise; Pride of London is taking you on a five-hour trip that will have you oohing and aahing at the fireworks. You're in for a treat before the action has even begun; there's a sit-down meal, open bar and Champagne on arrival.

@ Bourne & Hollingsworth Garden Room on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ 20:00 - 2:00

Bourne & Hollingsworth are promising one hell of a night with their decadent soiree within their 10th floor Garden Room. Throughout the evening sip on delicious canapes and unlimited cocktails before taking in the stunning fireworks display from the venue's rooftop bar.

@ The Rooftop St James on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ 20:00 - 3:00

Dress up in your finest gear and get ready for one of the most stylish ways to see in 2020. The Rooftop St James in Central London is pulling out all the stops, with an all inclusive drinks packages, views across the city and canapes to keep your stomach lined all night.

@ Sky Garden Bars on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Stunning enough to rival even Jay Gatsby's parties, Sky Garden is throwing an amazing New Year's Eve bash. Pull on your 1920s garb and head all the way up to the spectacular venue for a final 2019 hurrah, with live music and the option to dine.

@ Ping Pong Southbank on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ 18:00 - 3:00

There's nowhere better to be at New Year's than Southbank, and there's nowhere better on Southbank then Ping Pong. Bringing you the full whammy of celebrations, the restaurant will be laying on delicious dim sum, plenty of fizz and an unparalleled view of the midnight fireworks from their exclusive viewing area.

@ IRIS Bar at The Gherkin by Searcys on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Spend your New Year's Eve on top of one of the city's more well-known buildings at The Gherkin's rooftop party, located on level 40. With a number of performances throughout the night, you'll also spend the evening dancing along to a live DJ set, sipping on Veuve Clicquot and nibbling on canapes.

@ Viscount Party Boat on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ 20:15 - 1:30

Whether you're out with your partner or celebrating with friends, there's no better excuse to go all out than New Year's Eve. Say hello to 2020 in style, as this boat party promises live DJs, buffet feasting and open-air views of London's famous firework display.

@ GONG on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ 19:00 - 2:00

Take in the stunning New Year's fireworks from the best seats in the city with this Studio 54-themed party at The Shard's GONG Bar. Located on the 52nd floor the evening will be filled with Champagne, canapes and fittingly funky vinyl remixes from the evening's DJ to tie in with the party.

@ Oblix at the Shard on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ 21:00 - 3:00

Reflecting London's glittering skyline, Oblix at The Shard are throwing the ultimate sparkling-themed New Year's Eve bash. Come dressed in your finest Great Gatsby-style attire and drink and dance the night away (with an open bar) to the backdrop of the capital city.

@ Zizzi on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ 19:15 - 0:30

One of the best New Year's Eve boat parties in London this year, this family friendly offering is bringing you dinner, drinks, dancing and some of the best views of the midnight fireworks. Get the whole gang together and prepare to celebrate the dawning of a new decade as you float down the Thames.

@ Radio Rooftop on Tue, 31st Dec 2019 @ 19:30 - 2:00

Radio Rooftop at the top of ME London never fails to impress, and for New Year's Eve you can expect the same stunning views with an unbeatable party. From free flowing drinks to DJs and entertainment, this night will go off with a bang - including a prime seat to the fireworks at midnight.