Events aren’t just about the serenity of the site. They encompass the whole experience from pleasant company to good service and atmosphere of the location. A perfect venue for an occasion as important as New Year’s Eve requires having quality in each factor. No matter where you have previously celebrated your New Year’s Eve before, it’s hard to top London’s best New Year’s Eve fireworks destinations. Take a look at the following five venues next time you want to be among those experiencing New Year’s Eve in London.
London Marriott West India Quay
The site is ideally suited in central Canary Wharf. The London West India Quay Hotel and Exclusive Apartments offers a high-quality design and a sleek premiere setting for leisure and business travellers. The suites and spacious rooms in the hotel have a wide range of technological features. Their convenient and flexible conference spaces, not to mention the experienced conference and events team at your disposal, allow you to seamlessly organise your meetings.
Their G&Tea Lounge features more than 180 Manhattan Grill and gin types for their moniker steak. Moreover, the hotel is located less than 11 minutes from the London City Airport. The landmark hotel will offer you a rare blend of convenience and comfort that is deeply synced with its surroundings. The conference spaces include nineteen meeting and event rooms that can support as many as 290 delegates.
Delegate day rates at the London Marriott West India Quay Hotel start from £55.00 including VAT.
London Marriott Hotel County Hall
Set on the iconic River Thames and located directly opposite parliament and neighbouring the London Eye, the London Marriott Hotel County Hall is outright impressive. It is a luxury 5-star hotel that was originally used as a government seat. From the high towering bronze ingresses to polished marble floors, the hotel has been artistically restored to maintain the glamour of its architecture and engage a premiere look that will impress on New Year’s Eve and everyday after!
For meetings and events, eleven rooms with individual character create a fine choice for event organisers and meeting bookers. The Francis Anderton room lies at one end of the spectrum presenting a bright, intimate and informal choice to its guests. At the opposite end, the King George V room embraces heritage with pieces of history displayed across the walls. This room can be paired with the fascinating Queen Mary room which is adjacent. This creates separate breakout and conference areas. Every part of the hotel has been restored to tell a story of British heritage from the elegant high ceilings, original sash windows, ornamental cornicing, parquet flooring and the oak panelling. You will get a sense of being in a place where great minds met.
This room can be paired with the fascinating Queen Mary room adjacent to it allowing separate breakout and conference areas. Every part of the hotel has been restored to tell a story of the distinguished British heritage from the elegantly high ceilings, original sash windows, ornamental cornicing, parquet flooring, to the oak panelling. You will get a sense of being in a place where great minds met.
The meeting areas are well equipped with state-of-the-art technology including large LCD screens, an ultra-modern wireless system, an app for meeting services and high-speed WiFi.
London Marriott Hotel County Hall has a dedicated team to tailor the layout of the rooms and drink and food menus too.
Delegate day rates at the London Marriott County Hall start from £80.00 inclusive of VAT.
Hilton London Tower Bridge
Hilton London Tower Bridge is set beside the framework of one of London’s most prominent historical landmarks. It stands at the gates to the city’s commercial and shopping districts. It is situated along the prime location for sightseeing. It’s also close to most of London’s favourite tourist attractions. Combined with stylish rooms, fantastic dining and top-notch business and holiday amenities, the renowned tourist destination has the package to guarantee you a remarkable meeting in the capital.
Hilton London Tower Bridge is a trendy 4-star hotel located a short five-minute walk from the London Bridge City Pier for the Thames Clipper and London Bridge tube station. The hotel is 15 a minute walk to Tower Hill Station. These railway links are easy pathways to London’s major gateway stations and the main airports through the Airport Express network.
The hotel boasts of one of the most premiere options for the city’s guests. Additionally, it offers a fully equipped fitness suite to keep yourself in shape and an exclusive floor with a range of complementary services. The executive floor also hosts a stunning view of The Shard, exceptionally seen from the City Terrace of the Executive Lounge.
Up to 450 delegates can be hosted in the two large suites and the eight elegant meeting rooms. These boast of top-notch facilities including a 24/7 Conference Centre and a dedicated coordinator.
For that new-year festival or a get-away feeling, this hotel definitely meets your needs with an array of stylish cocktails and a lively atmosphere at their TwoRuba Cocktail Bar that will ensure you and your friends and/or colleagues enjoy a fabulous night. They also have awesome rustic cuisine at the new Italian celebrity Jamie’s restaurant that will get you booking a table for another lunch/dinner.
Delegate day rates at the Hilton London Tower Bridge start from £79.00 including VAT. 24 hour delegate rates start from £209.00 including VAT.
Radisson Blu Edwardian New Providence Wharf London
Sleek, stylish and premiere are the words that perfectly describe the Radisson Blu Edwardian New Providence Wharf Hotel. It features a calm boutique atmosphere thanks to its perfect riverside location, water features and soft lighting. It is the perfect escape from the modern-day bustling Canary Wharf City situated right on its doorstep.
The renowned O2 Arena is right across the river and is accessible through an underground tunnel. Its closeness to the Excel Centre and the London City Airport make it conveniently accessible to the rest of the city for any guest using East India Docklands Station. Their nine spacious meeting rooms can hold up to 250 people for both business and event gatherings. They also have 169 spacious bedrooms featuring rich furnishings and ultra-modern comforts, including 350 thread-count Egyptian cotton bedding, soft down pillows and Italian agate bathrooms, with some boasting lavish freestanding baths. State-of-the-art technology including high-speed WiFi of up to 150 mbps on all enabled devices, USB charging sockets and a range of Samsung TVs that offer up to 300 multilingual TV channels are also available.
Delegate day rates a Radisson Blu Edwardian New Providence Wharf Hotel start from £90.00, and 24hr delegate rates start from £450.00.
Doubletree by Hilton London – Docklands Riverside
The Doubletree by Hilton London Docklands Riverside is a newly refurbished hotel offering the ideal option for a riverside experience in the heart of London. The hotel boasts of an impressive 378 bedrooms most of which offer a private balcony and a beautiful view of the river and the city. Their complementary ferry en route for Canary Wharf Pier offers an excellent connection to the Thames Clippers, The City, Excel London Convention Centre and the O2. They even give a free cookie to every guest who checks in to give them that home from home feel that everyone welcomes!
14 meeting rooms with a maximum capacity of 350 people are available. Rooms have natural daylight, are well equipped with modern technology and look trendy. Their menus are very diverse bringing an array of fresh, tasty and healthy meals to the table. Docklands Riverside also has a newly refurbished bar and restaurant called “Columbia” that brings an international variety to the menu and offers seasonal produce. This would ultimately be the perfect destination for a private dinner with exceptional experiences.
Doubletree by Hilton London Docklands Riverside hotel has a lot to offer including a snug area for small groups of family or friends for bar snacks, and cocktails. They also have a library for those that need a quiet area. The library has coffee and comfortable seats and can hold up to 30 guests. They have a “Grab & Go” for those that are in a rush and want to have a coffee or a snack on the go. For that special festival like the New Year’s Eve, Double Tree is the place to be with plenty of space available and a wide array of activities and foods to try out.
Additionally, a ferry service is available between Canary Wharf Pier and the hotel and is harmonised on both directions for maximum efficiency to the guests. Guests opting to use the Canada Water Station are advised to use the C10 public bus which conveniently stops right outside the hotel. The bus stop for the hotel is well labelled and for new guests is also announced as Doubletree by Hilton London Docklands Riverside.
Delegate day rates start from £40.00 and 24hr rates start from £179.00 inclusive of VAT.