New Year's Eve Boat Parties in London

Gliding gracefully along the twinkling River Thames on a boat, sipping champagne and mingling with friends - Who could hope for a more perfect New Year's Eve? As well as being charmingly novel, boat parties also take all of the stress out of NYE. Simply hop on and enjoy the city sites from the water, before enjoying a spectacular view of the midnight fireworks. As long as you don't decide to take a dip, a merry old time is guaranteed. 

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

Last updated on 13th December 2018




@ North Greenwich Pier on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

All aboard this plush boat, as Pukka Up invites you to cruies along the Thames for a stunning evening of jaw-dropping viiews and buzzing vibes. Expect welcome fizz, 5 hours of partying and a weird wonderland theme before an after-party takes you well into the night.

@ Pride of London on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ 20:00 - 1:00

When it comes to luxurious nights out this New Year's, this has got to be one of the most glamorous. There's a five-hour cruise along the Thames, with an all-inclusive bar, live DJs and panoramic views of the fireworks alongside champagne, canapes and a two-course meal.

@ The Dixie Queen, Butlers Wharf Pier on Monday 31st December 2018

The Dixie Queen should be your vessel of choice this December 31st as it plays host to one of the city's most exclusive parties. Enjoy five hours of river views, music and dancing, including a great view of the fireworks come midnight, and a glass of bubbly to wash it down with.

@ Café Rouge Canary Wharf on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Welcome in the new year from the iconic River Thames. This experience includes a three course dinner from Cafe Rouge Canary Wharf, followed by a Thames cruise where you'll have a close view of the midnight firework display with a glass of fizz. 

@ Brasserie Blanc on Mon, 31st Dec 2018 @ 19:30 - 1:15

Get one of the best views of the New Year's Eve fireworks this year. Head to Brasserie Blanc near Tower Bridge where, following a delicious three course meal, you'll be whipped off on a boat down the Thames to enjoy the event in all its glory.