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Best New Year's Eve Parties In London
London? God knows we love it, but how do you get familiar with it on one of the biggest party nights of the year? Trailing up and down town, we've picked out the creme de la creme of new year's eve parties so you can see in the new year just right. From stunning banquets and unusual club nights to intimate bashes that are perfect for two, this is a handpicked list of London's best new year's eve events, and we're not shy in shouting out about it.
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Let out your inner kid and kick off the new year with plenty of ball pit action. Be surrounded by bright decor, crazy coloured balls and theatrical cocktails to enjoy as you snack on vintage sweets.To top it off, DJs will be playing current hits, old school, R&B, hip-hop and house until the early hours.
Make it an iconic night and head to the legendary Southbank centre for a front-row seat to the fireworks. With 5 floors including 2 live acts, 12 DJs and multiple outdoor spaces, Royal Festival Hall is the place to be if you're after a sparkly celebration.
Battersea Evolution is back for another stunning New Year's celebration. The amazing venue will be transformed into an Aladdin's cave of attractions, from a Moroccan Riad through to an igloo bar, all with a four-course meal and unlimited drinks included.
The Winter Circus is coming to town and its taking over 8 Northumberland Avenue for one of the most stunning New Year's Eve extravaganzas in the city. With delicious food, bottomless drinks, live music and stunning view of the fireworks, you'll be wanting for nothing at this beautiful Central London event.
Do New Year's Eve with real style this year at this stunning boat party. With top-notch views of the fireworks, alongside an all-inclusive bar throughout, you'll be buzzing by the time the countdown starts.
With a top secret location and tonnes of entertainment, this is going to one party you won't want to miss. Expect fiery entertainers, live DJs and much more show-stopping action at this New Year's event.
Bourne & Hollingsworth are bringing it all the way back to the 1920s with an evening of illicit drinking fun times in a secret speakeasy. Expect live bands, dancing troupes and gambling tables. Cocktails will be served in teacups as footloose flappers dancing the Charleston.
It's Unknown party organisers are taking over the Market Hall in Victoria to bring you an epic New Year's Eve celebration. Featuring an abundance of fun music-themed games, head down for one of the coolest parties in town.
If a 5-hour cruise along the Thames, complimentary bubble and live DJs and entertainers isn't enough, Pukka Up also invites you to an exclusive top-secret after party. That's right, they've thought about absolutely everything so you can rest assured that your New Years will be off the hook.
With a strict 1940s dress code, it's all about the Blitz at this top secret New Year's party. Head east and step back in time where an authentic air-raid shelter awaits. Expect a night of live music, classic cocktails and a pre-party dance class from 8pm, led by professional swing dancers.
Make it an evening to remember and welcome 2019 in proper west London style. The iconic O2 Forum is bringing you a night filled with circus acts, gravity-defying aerialists and a whole heap of freaky performers alongside live DJs and candy to keep you going.
Celebrate the New Year with a game of bonkers bingo unlike any other. Join the Lady Gala gals as the take you little monsters through fun-fuelled games of bingo with more singalongs, dance offs, prizes and surprises than you could possibly imagine.
Taking place in a secret location, track down the elusive Candlelight Club for a New Year's Eve of cabaret, Champagne, live music, flapper girls and delicious dinners.
Head west for the most spectacular escape to the slopes, complete with an luxurious heated lodge, stunning igloos and winter cabins, as well as, karaoke, a hog roast and DJs on the decks.
Whether you're in the mood for a 4-course feast or just want to dance the night away, this west London spot is a top choice this NYE. Get tickets from as little as £10 or go all out with a dinner party ticket and table packages with bottle service.
One of the most decadent parties of the year, head to Tower 42 where Social 24 is going full indulgence with an evening of drinking, dining, dancing, Champagne towers, and stunning views of the fireworks.
The scoundrels of Cahoots are inviting you to swing into the new year at this 1940's inspired shindig. Celebrate the new year with a slap-up dinner of rations, live music, a DJ and so much more.
Turning Sway into a 1920's den of debauchery, House of Burlesque will be taking you into 2019 in style with this stunning evening of impressive showmanship and indulgent delights.
Welcome the New Year in this VIP experience, with a stunning three course meal, canapes, cocktails and mulled wine to enjoy with stunning views of the Southbank's fireworks. For those wanting to splash the cash, why not get your mates together and hire a very exclusive private igloo?
Head to The Magic Roundabout for what will be their final farewell. Bid goodbye to the year gone as well as to East London's most iconic party bar with this epic Latin America fiesta.
Rumpus Room are hosting a swanky New Year's Eve party that'll make you feel like a real VIP. Drink, dance and enjoy a bacon sarnie at 1am with stunning views of the city and River Thames, there's even an open bar.
Go hard or go home with this incredible New Year's Eve Party at Radio Rooftop. Ticking a whole load of boxes, the night will include a view of the fireworks, top DJs, and unlimited drinks - think bubbles, spirits and wine.
One of the lushest New Year's Eve parties in Central London, Bourne & Hollingsworth's Garden Room is bringing you free-flowing drinks all night and unmatched views of the London fireworks.
Get a taste of the Scottish Hogmanay at Jools Holland's Boisdale this new year's eve. You'll get to revel in live music, DJ sets and some exquisite Scottish dining, complete with Aberdeenshire beef, fresh salmon and of course, plenty of whisky.
Head to this gorgeous St Paul's rooftop for one of the biggest New Year's Eve parties of the year. Indulge and unwind with live music, DJs and a great view of London in all it's hedonistic glory.
With venues all across London, Dirty Martini are doing a full New Year's Eve takeover of the capital bringing sparkle and sass to every location. Head down for cocktails and dancing until the early hours of 2019.
Immerse yourselves in a world of pure opulence and splendor this New Year's Eve as Proud Cabaret celebrate their tenth birthday. Prepare for a night of wonder and debauchery, with a star-studded lineup that is yet to be revealed.
A party bringing you all things loud and proud this new year's eve, not only will this masked ball be inviting London's late night party goers to toast the new year, four floors are promising everything from DJs to live cabaret performances.
This night at the gorgeous Kurobuta has three things you won't want to miss out on. Free-flowing drinks all night long, some pretty smashing canapes, and non-stop music from on of London's hottest DJs.
Sure, GONG gives you spectacular views of London's skyline all year round, but there's something kinda magical about experiencing NYE here. Located at the top of The Shard, you'll find signature cocktails, eye-catching performances, burlesque acts and DJs.
The roof terrace at Ham Yard Hotel is opening for a new year's eve special this year, and we'd be lying if we didn't think it would be a sell out affair. From plush cocktails to an even plusher setting, it's a slinky way to slay the last day of 2018.
Newly opened this year, Heads + Tails in West Hampstead are making sure their first offering goes off with a bang. The dual-sided space is splitting you into Montagues and Capulets, along with providing street food, expertly crafted cocktails, and bubbles.
Not only can you soak up complimentary cocktails and enjoy an extended happy hour at this Shoreditch hotspot, but you can even experience the last night of the year in true Hawaiian style. Expect live DJs, Hula Coladas and more.
Pair your new year's eve antics with a side of bowling as All Star Lanes are bringing you end of year entertainment alongside DJs and fizz at midnight. Hurry though, the lanes will go quick, and the 90s theme is promising plenty of party shenanigans.
If you're going to do New Year's, you might as well do it properly. Head to the glamorous SkyBar at this Thames-side venue, where Champagne cocktails, live cooking stations, top notch DJs and stunning views of the fireworks await.
Studio 88 know what it takes to pull off a massive new years eve event in London, and they're at it again this 2018. Dress up in all your black tie finery and head on down to this live music bar to welcome in 2019 to the sound of song requests, delicious dishes and a midnight countdown.
The Sky Garden's are giving you a New Year's Eve party that's positively dripping in 70's glamour. Dance the night away like it's Studio 54, before counting down to midnight and watching the firework display from a breathtaking viewpoint.
Fanny and Fogg are throwing the doors open for a new year's eve party packed with Supercalifragilistic fun. You'll be sipping on punch, dancing to the music and taking part in an epic countdown to 1883.
Make it a night to remember and ring in the new year with the fabulous guys and girls at Simmons. You'll find bottomless drinks all night and live DJs on the decks at not one, but all 13 venues; spanning Fulham and Fitzrovia to Camden and Clerkenwell.
The Dixie Queen plays host to one of the most gorgeous New Year's Eve parties in London. Enjoy drinks, dancing and live music, then settle in with a glass of bubbly and a bacon sandwich to watch the fireworks unfold.
Make it a night to remember and head to Skylight where the slinky rooftop space is hosting a champagne-fuelled party. Not only can you soak up complimentary drinks from Moet & Chandon, but there's even special guest DJs and party favours all night long.
Mahiki? You may have heard of it. One of the most sought after clubs in Mayfair. And if you haven't? You're going to want to this new year's eve. Throwing one of the biggest bashes in the area, it's a 'Make Love Not War' theme on the cards, promising tiki drinks, DJs and that all important countdown.
It's all disco balls, dance hits and dirty hip hop at Library London this new year's eve as the eclectic event space cum bar is hosting a Studio 54 themed bash with live entertainment, a costume contest and plenty, plenty more.
Slow Alfie and the Fromage Gang are taking over the O2 Kentish Forum for a night of pop, fun and mischief. Expect stunning lights, confetti, balloons, singalongs, games and so many more surprises along the way.
If you like green interiors, palm plants and incredible new year's eve parties in London, you've come to the right place. Bringing you a beaut of an experience in their London townhouse, Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings are hosting a night of dining and dancing this December 31st.
Dance the night away at the Dartmouth Arms in Tufnell Park, where chefs will be cooking up a delectable selection of canapés and a four-course feast. There's even a complimentary cocktail for those dining, as well as, live music all night long.
Blame Gloria is one of the loudest and proudest new openings on the scene (you need only look at all that neon and shimmer to prove it), so to celebrate their first year in the city, they're welcoming in 2019 with a groupies and rockstars themed party.
Offering one of the finest views in the city, see the New Year's Eve fireworks like never before as they explode all around you. Sip on cocktails and bubbles and dance the night away at this once-in-a-lifetime New Year's experience.
It was one London's most fun spots, and also one it's most affordable. Flight Club Bloomsbury is serving up state-of-the-art darts games, sausage rolls, glitter, and DJs, starting for only £15 per head, with a bottle of bubbly for groups.
Ceviche are hosting a new year's gathering complete with an all-star Peruvian menu of food and cocktails, and lots of live entertainment to get stuck into. Dance the night away to the sounds of funk, house, latin and afrobeat hits as you inject some spice to your partying.
This night of cabaret and debauchery will fire you into the new year in epic fashion. You'll amazed by weird and wonderful performers, with a delicious two course meal in a gorgeous setting as you dress in your finest looks and revel in the amazing entertainment.
Tonight Josephine isn't just a world of pink interiors, neon lights and Instagram opportunities, it's also one hell of a party bar just shy of Waterloo. Here to prove it to you this December 31st, they're throwing a basement bash with... wait for it, ALL INCLUSIVE COCKTAILS.