Cool New Year's Eve Events
Whether you're looking for the ultra-chic, the uber sassy or the ultimate in hot-to-trot party destinations for your New Year's Eve escapades, London is the place you want to be. With possibly the creamiest of all crops to chatter through, London is a metropolis of cool events, and NYE is no different. Party it up on a boat, in a suave clubbing palace or even do like Hugh Hefner and surround yourself with plush bunnies for the night; Get ready for a chill with our sub-zero selection of super cool shindigs primed for your New Year's Eve showdown picking.
For further inspiration, take a look at our London New Year's Eve Guide
Last updated on 20th October 2016
Doffing their cap to the world create by F. Scott Fitzgerald, the Somer Town Coffee House in North London invites London's romantics to their Great Gatsby Casino themed New Year's Eve party. With professional croupiers spinning wheels, cutting packs and pushing piles of fake money all night long, things kick up a notch after midnight, when the venue's resident DJs take control. Sink deep into a glass of ice cold champagne and swoon all night long with the seductive glamour and glitz of this opulent New Year's Eve celebration.
Step aboard the Golden Sunrise Boat this NYE and you’ll be the envy of all your mates. After getting kick-started with a glass of fizz and a hot meal of chilli con carne (veggie option also available), you can look forward to a night of unlimited booze from the open bar, big party tracks from the DJ and a stunning view of the fireworks at midnight.
There can be few cooler places in the world to celebrate NYE than at the iconic Hard Rock Cafe, right? With more than four decades of history on Old Park Lane and a global reputation to be proud of, take in the legendary rock memorabilia and unrivalled rock music vibes of this famous spot. With dining only, dining and party or party only tickets to pick between, you’re free to take the night in whichever direction you choose.
With vintage interiors and a mish-mash decor, Simmons bars are seriously cool hang-outs. Party in their fun-time bars this New Year's Eve as they go one step bigger with a bottomless bash. DJs will be on the decks, there will be more than enough booze to go round and there will be dancing well into 2017.
It’s been another huge year for this rowdy bunch, who have developed quite a reputation for themselves thanks to their fun-packed, hip-hop based brunch parties. Join them for a NYE special featuring a three delicious courses of dim sum food, a killer playlist of hip-hop classics, karaoke, temporary tattoos and much more in a secret London location. Ideal for a light-hearted - but ridiculously fun - new year celebration.
What’s cooler than a murder mystery boat party along the Thames this NYE? You’re absolutely right - nothing - and When the Clock Strikes Murder is where you need to be for this event of fatal frills, food and fireworks. Taking place aboard the Gatsby-inspired Georgian, come for a night of unadulterated action featuring a three-course feast, limitless booze and fireworks come midnight. Don’t go too crazy with the drinks though, else you’ll miss crucial evidence...
Looking for something cool to do this New Year's Eve in London that's both active and unique? Head on down to the Hogmanay Hootenanny as you'll not only get a whiff of all things Ceilidh with dancing on through the night, there's drinks and live music courtesy of Fiddle Paradiddle.
One of the coolest places to party this New Year's Eve in London, nothing says unique quite like a rooftop bar once the clock strikes 2017. Join The Roof Gardens as they not only dazzle with live entertainment, and a plethora of bubbles, there's a midnight fireworks display to boot.
As the countdown to 2017 commences, you're looking for a cool New Year's Eve in London that will not only provide a happy medium for all your friends, but a great night out to boot. Promising both, join Piano Works as there's not only 3 course dining, but live music, dancing and plenty more.
Want that Oktoberfest spirit for your New Year’s Eve celebrations? Get your fix of Bavarian booze and live oompah music from the Octoberfest Pub’s Beer Hall Bash, where they’ll have you standing on your chair taking part in the drinking olympics in no time at all. There’s free shots if you’re in Bavarian costume, prizes and steinfuls of beer at this really fun NYE knees up.
There's no club in London quite like The Qube Project, and there's set to be no party this New Year's Eve in London quite like HedKandi. Join them as they rip through your evening with a brilliant dose of house and dance music as the clock strikes 2017.
It’s the biggest night on the party calendar and don’t Battersea Evolution know it! Join them for their NYE Carnivale for a bustling party packed with the colours and culture of Brazil. You’ll be on the caiprinha cocktails early doors while you check out the favela street scenes, before making your way to the dining hall for a lavish feast with stunning entertainment in between each course. DJs will play a medley of the biggest party tracks, there’s dodgems, a casino and a live stream of the fireworks display from central London at midnight.