New Year Breaks
Celebrate New Year's Eve with a stay in a cosy country inn! Superb food, fine wine, a champagne toast at midnight and maybe even some dancing - or a Scottish piper! - will be on the agenda! Traditionally, people link arms and sing 'Auld Lang Syne' at midnight after Big Ben has chimmed in the New Year.
Browse our selection of one and two night New Year breaks below. For more information on what is included, please click on the arrows below the hotel details. Book now and celebrate New Year 2015/6 in style!
The Lygon Arms, Broadway
One of the most famous hotels in the Cotswolds, the Lygon Arms is over 300 years old. The hotel boasts 2 AA Rosettes for food.
2 nights DB&B from £405pp
After your arrival on December 30th, join us in the evening for a sumptuous three course dinner.
New Years Eve: After a leisurely breakfast, relax in the hotel spa or explore Broadway before our black tie gala evening. Champagne and canapés are followed by a gourmet gala dinner with dancing afterwards to our resident band and DJ. At midnight, a traditional piper will welcome in 2016.
New Years Day: Enjoy a late breakfast (served between 8:00am – 10.30am) before departure.
Haycock Hotel, Wansford
Steeped in history, the Haycock Hotel claims to have welcomed Mary Queen of Scots and Queen Victoria among its guests
One night NY break from £159.50pp
Arriving 31st December 2015.
Canapés and a glass of bubbly will greet you on arrival, accompanied by our traditional Scottish piper. This is followed by a spectacular five course dinner. Party with our live band until midnight, with dancing and disco until 2.00am.
New Year's Day: Depart after breakfast.
Brook Red Lion Hotel, Colchester
Welcome to the 15th century Red Lion Hotel, reputed to be the second oldest hotel in the UK - it even boats its own ghost!
One night DB&B from £145pp
Enjoy a cocktail in the bar before settling down to a dinner with music. Then dance the night away with our disco to see in 2016!
January 1st: Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before departing.
The Scole Inn, Diss
This Grade I listed coaching inn boasts many original features, including two grand fireplaces in the bar, reputedly the largest in East Anglia....
2 Night Break from £130pp
New Year's Eve: See in the New Year with Chef's dressed carved buffet and evening entertainment. Drinks payable locally.
New Year's Day: Breakfast is followed by a 3 course lunch and evening buffet. Join in the quiz and bingo or relax by the roaring log fire. Drinks payable locally.
Macdonald Bear Hotel, Woodstock
This 13th century coaching inn is in historic Woodstock, home to Blenheim Palace and gateway to the Cotswolds.
One night NY Break from £215pp
New Year's Eve: On arrival enjoy a delicious cream tea. Later our black tie event starts with a glass of bubbly and canapés. You’ll sit down on shared tables to a sumptuous 7 course gala dinner, followed by dancing.
January 1st: After breakfast, it’s unfortunately time to bid you farewell.
Mercure Bush Hotel, Farnham
This beautifully restored 17th century coaching inn is set in lush gardens in the heart of Farnham, less than an hour's drive from London.
1 night DB&B from £139pp
31st December: See in the New Year in style with dinner and entertainment.
1st January: Time to say farewell after a hearty breakfast.
Falcon Hotel, Stratford-upon-Avon
A stunning 16th century Tudor inn, the Falcon Hotel is situated at the heart of Shakespeare's Stratford-upon-Avon.
One Night NYE Break: £159 pp
New Year’s Eve: After a pre-dinner drink, our sumptuous five course Gala dinner will be followed by dancing to our resident disco until 1am. Midnight will be marked with the chimes of Big Ben and a rousing chorus of Auld Lang Syne!
On New Year's Day enjoy a leisurely breakfast before departure.
BW Crown Hotel, Boroughbridge
Stylish and traditional, this pretty inn is situated at the heart of the market town of Boroughbridge and boasts a leisure centre with swimming pool.
Two Night DB&B Break: £270pp
December 30th: Settle in at the hotel before dinner in the restaurant.
New Year's Eve: After breakfast spend the day at your leisure. In the evening a Gala dinner will be followed by a glass of champagne at midnight to toast the New Year.
1st January: After a hearty breakfast, it is time to depart.
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Cottage Holidays for New Year
Our sister site Historic UK has a great selection of holiday cottages for all the family.
New Year in a Holiday Cottage
Gather family and friends together this year to celebrate New Year at a holiday cottage. There are romantic cottages just for two, right up to large cottages suitable for all the family. Some cottages boast swimming pools or games rooms to keep everyone entertained.
Warner Leisure Hotels
'Just for adult' full board breaks in nine hotels across the UK.
All breaks are full board and include:
• New Years Eve Gala Dinner & Celebration
• Live entertainment every night of your stay
• Breakfast, lunch and 3 course evening meal each day of your stay
• Full use of all indoor & outdoor leisure facilities
• Stylish accommodation
The New Year 2014/5 breaks commence from 29 December / 30th December for a 3 or 4 night duration