Fresh Picks | NYE 2017

23 Dec 2017
2 min read
FOUR brings you some classic NYE destinations to check off your must-do list before the year is out.


London, a city full of history and culture will play host to a number of key spectacles including the London Eye’s fireworks show, the Big Ben slamming, as well as other stellar events along the Thames. The GoreThe Pelham and The Franklin, elegant hotels located in the heart of the city, offer the chance to experience the special New Year’s Eve night and be amongst the action in the beautiful postcode of Kensington.

Guests can stay at the hotels with the exclusive “New Year Package” which includes a two-night stay, New Year’s Eve dinner and Tattinger Champagne Bottle. Rates begin at £1,186.00 based on two people sharing.



Located in the magical old town and just moments away from the Spanish Steps and Trevi Fountain, Hotel D’Inghilterra is the ideal setting to ring in the New Year. Featuring a delicious New Year’s Eve dinner at the atmospheric Café Romano Restaurant, the menu will delight guests with flavours of sophisticated and creative Italian cuisine including the traditional dish of lentils and zampone. Following the night’s fesitvities, guests are invited to try the New Year’s Brunch, offering Northern European styled dishes.

 The New Year’s Eve package at Hotel D’Inghilterra includes a two-night stay in a Superior Double Room, Dinner, and two complimentary cocktails at the Bond Bar. Rates begin at €1,1200 based on two people sharing.



Situated in the heart of Venice and steps away from the Piazza San Marco, guests of Splendid Venice can spend an elegant evening at the hotel where staff will serve festive dishes of pasta e fagioli, cotechino con lenticchie and the stroke of midnight. To top off a magical evening, guests can book a table on the beautiful rooftop terrace of the hotel and experience the best view in the city of the annual fireworks at midnight. For couples, head to Piazza San Marco and partake in the now-traditional “longest kiss contest” with a chance to win a candlelit dinner at Hotel Le Maschere’s restaurant.

The New Year’s Eve package at Splendid Venice includes a three-night stay in a Deluxe Room, a Welcome Gift and New Year’s Eve celebrations. Rates begin at €2,000 for three nights based on two people sharing.



Offering an intimate atmosphere and just around the corner from the Duomo and the magical lights of the Old Bridge, Hotel Helvetia & Bristol has created a special programme for guests wanting to ring in the new year in the heart of Florence. Serving a delicious menu combining traditional dishes with creative touches from the Chef, guests can enjoy dishes such as lentil soup, black truffles with radishes and cappelletti al cotechino (pasta with Italian meats) all in the elegant setting of the Hostaria Bibendumrestaurant.

The New Year’s Eve package includes a two-night stay in a Deluxe Room, a New Year’s Even Welcome Gift. Rates begin at €1,274 based on two people sharing.



For those who want to spend the New Year’s Eve in the most romantic city in the world, Hotel Le Castilleis the ideal location to welcome 2018 with style and elegance. The sparkling lights of the Eiffel Tower and of the Champs Élysées, the prestigious boutiques decorated for the big celebration and the great concerts will be the backdrop for refined dishes prepared by the Michelin Starred Chef Ugo Alciati along with the Executive Chef Pablo Sabariego, each skillfully matched with excellent wines to enhance even more the delicacy.

The New Year’s Eve package includes a two-night stay in a Deluxe Room, and a New Year’s Eve dinner. Rates begin at € 1,280.00 based on two people sharing.