Soak up the party atmosphere and join in the celebrations New Year’s Eve in London
Finish off the current year in style, and toast to the next twelve months ahead by travelling to London for the renowned New Year’s Eve celebrations that take place on 31st December. Rivalling other cities in the world, most of the outdoor celebrations take place around the London embankments and the South Bank where you can see the incredible fireworks, street entertainment, and celebrations. The entire city springs to light in a dazzling display of lights, colour and interesting characters.
Frasers Suites Queens Gate are delighted to offer the finest luxury apartments to accommodate visitors for New Year 2017/18. Situated in the vibrant Queens Gate district, within Kensington borough, our residences are perfect for families and smaller groups to see out the old in style and welcome in the new in luxury.
Our countdown of places to visit for New Year’s Eve in London ensures there is plenty for all ages to enjoy – so round up your friends, family or loved ones and make this New Year one to remember.
1 - Go under the sea – Natural History Museum Party
The Natural History Museum in South Kensington is well worth a visit at any time of year. This New Year’s Eve the popular visitor attraction is hosting an Under the Sea Party will certainly make it will be a night to remember. The event, which includes a complimentary drink in the Museum’s incredible surroundings, is located just 4 minutes away from Fraser Suites Queens Gate on foot.
You can send your own New Year message in a bottle, find your dancing groove at the silent disco, enjoy some thrilling musical bingo and a sing along with the crowd at their ‘massaoke’. Overall this venue offers great enjoyment for all the family and is sure to be an excellent way to enter the New Year in sub-aquatic style.
2 - A view to remember from the Shard
There will be plenty of posh parties in the capital on New Year’s Eve, but you can be sure you’ll be looking down on everyone from the dominating structure of the Shard at their popular New Year’s Eve Party. As the tallest building in Western Europe, the Shard is hosting one of the glitziest and most anticipated evenings in the seasonal calendar. Enjoy drinks, cocktails and nibbles before taking to the dance floor with other revellers and then countdown until the stroke of 12 midnight when a mesmerising fireworks display can be seen across the London skyline. Raise a glass of champagne and this must-attend event and toast the New Year in style.
3 – Enjoy New Year’s Eve Masked Ball at Soho
Fancy a decadent evening of fun with masked guests at a trendy Soho club? The Century Club in the heart of Soho is next on our list of places to visit for New Year’s Eve in London. The iconic will have four floors of bands, DJs and a cabaret to entertain you. At midnight, hundreds of masked guests will make their way up to London’s largest roof terrace to enjoy a view of the New Year fireworks display.
Opened in 2001, The Century Club has been billed as “London’s best-kept secret”. Usually a calm oasis from the frenzy of central London, Century will offer an evening of excitement and thrills for the discerning drinker. Pick from the vast menu of delectable cocktails, gastronomic delights and a very cool and chic setting. Century’s ample space and sophisticated ambience really makes it the picture-perfect venue for a mysterious and exciting masquerade ball for the New Year reveller.
4 - Party at the End of the Universe
If an undersea theme, masking up or partying in the sky are not your cup of tea, for a really different experience you might want to attend ‘Party like it’s the end of the Universe’. As you enter the venue you will be swept into a journey through space to the party has a plethora of mind-blowing installations, the odd run-in with some Martians in their underwater caves and their fantastical canyons of foil and glitter. If this sounds a fun and different way to bring in 2018, The Vaults in Leake Street will be taking you far from planet earth for New Year’s Eve.
5 - The Blitz Party
Having run for several years, London’s best-loved and awesomely authentic 1940s Blitz party will have you running for cover. Probably the most alternative of our places to visit for New Year’s Eve in London, party-goers can head in past the sandbags, reconnaissance maps, blackout curtains and hurricane lamps to enjoy a night of live music, 40s style partying and some war-era cocktails.
The event will be held at Village Underground on Holywell Lane, and has proven to be one of the most unique nights of entertainment you could hope for in searching for things to do on New Year’s Eve in London. Dress code comes as standard here – in times of rationing achieving your best look can be difficult however be sure to wear your best uniform and frocks.
Why stay at Fraser Suites Queens Gate
Whether you’re planning to party until the early hours of 1st January or simply planning to be with family and friends in a spacious, luxurious and relaxing setting, Frasers Suites have a space suitable for you to unwind and wave goodbye to the stresses and strains of 2017 and welcome in the hopes and aspirations of 2018.
Our award-winning accommodation caters to any tastes - are you looking for modern apartments with the latest in facilities and décor, or perhaps you want to spend New Year in a grand, traditional Victorian apartment. Find the right place to create your home from home with our various accommodation options.
A stay in one of our London residences is an experience you will not forget and will want to repeat again and again. There are few more special times of year than New Year, so start your 2018 as you mean to go on and stay with us at Fraser Suites Queens Gate