Last Updated on 13 November, 2023
Its that time of year again, I wanted to share tips on the best London hotels for new years eve fireworks and everything from new years eve London travel, best places to stay in London and cheap hotels in London new years eve.
Will also include some of the perfect 5-star hotels in London for new years eve and London hotel with a view of new years eve fireworks.
Londoners get just as excited about the new years eve fireworks as tourists do so in this post you are going to get a local’s perfective of the best hotels in London for new years eve fireworks. Also look out for my next post on new years eve London restaurants to watch fireworks. I will link back to this here once it’s published
I am lucky that I can watch the fireworks from my roof terrace at home most new years or when I visit my sister I can watch it from the balcony but have also been able to view the fireworks from many angles in the city.
Other places work considering if you are in London, check out my post on the best rooftop bars in London, as most will also have great views of the fireworks in London.
Among these is Trafalgar Square Vista Bar with great views of the fireworks. If you are looking for hotel view of London eye fireworks or a hotel near London Eye New Year’s Eve fireworks whether that is cheap hotels nye London or high-end hotels with a luxury 5 star service.
Below is a full list of hotels offering not only the views but great location too in central London so that you can get closer to the London Eye, where the fireworks are lit up. Also, check out my post on the best areas for nightlife in London to fully make the most of your NYE activities.
New Year’s Eve London Hotel Packages
While the list below is hotels in London with the best views of London fireworks as well as hotels near London fireworks on new year’s eve, you can also get yourself new year in London packages.
Some of these will offer either flight and hotel option or will offer exclusive London NYE hotel deals at a cheaper rate for last minute bookings or London hotels new years eve deals that come with an option of dinner included.
Mid-Range And Cheap Hotels In London For New Year’s Eve
If you are looking for cheap accommodation options in London for new years in London then also check out my post on the best London Hostels as that also includes many hostels located near the London fireworks.
For cheap hotels near London Eye new years eve fireworks below are a couple of reasonably affordable hotels in London for NYE. For more options also check out PremierInn and Travelodge Hotels as you will not find these listed on sites like Booking, Hotels or Agoda.
Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo is on Waterloo Road, London. London Eye can be reached within 15 minutes from this hotel, and the fireworks can be viewed from the balconies, and those who nearly miss the live view of the fireworks can view it from the glass windows.
The hotel breakfast package includes free tea and coffee, there is a 24-hour Snack hub at the lobby, and a fitness center with the latest cardio and weight equipment.
Why Stay Here For London New Year’s Eve: You have views of the London Eye from some of the rooms and if you room doesn’t come with the views then you are only a 5-minute walk from London Eye you can grab the best spot for the NYE fireworks. You can also find this hotel within our list of the best hotels near London Eye.
Ibis Blackfriars & Ibis Styles London Southbank (Near Borough Market)
Why Stay Here For London New Year’s Eve: Reasonable rates and a short walk from London Eye as well as amazing transport links if celebrating away from London Eye.
High-end London Hotels with Views of New Year’s Eve Fireworks | 5-star London Hotels For New Years Eve
Above I covered some of the most well located best hotel in London for new years eve fireworks that are usually budget friendly. In this section I will take you through some of the most luxurious hotels in London that also offer the best hotel to view new years eve fireworks in London but still offer convenient option in terms of location to many of London’s beautiful tourist sights.
If lodging in one of these luxurious hotels where you can closely view the fireworks and relax at the same time is something that is right at the top of your list then you will love the options below. Also included of course is Shangri La hotel, which I stayed this time last year. It offers amazing view of London and you will have stuning views of the fireworks too.
This hotel is among the best London hotels for new years eve fireworks. Located at the South Bank of London. The highest floors of the rooms allow guests to view London Eye, the entire city, and of course the fireworks. During New Year’s Eve, get to see the fireworks from the rooms with high floors.
There are recreational spots such as a gym where you can get fit, restaurant with luxurious meals and a health club which is totally beneficial to you. Guests are entitled to spacious rooms, feature plasma-screen TVs and Wi-Fi for easy internet connection.
Why Stay Here For London New Year’s Eve: One of the closest hotels to London Eye firework celebrations. Should you choose to celebrate indoors, the hotel has balcony views of the London Eye and the city.
At this hotel, you can view the New Year’s Eve fireworks from the Gillrays Steakhouse and Bar where you view the London Eye. You would also overlook the River Thames and Big Ben. The bar offers you a great view of the fireworks while you wine and dine. Marriott London County Hall is a historic 5-star hotel, and includes spacious rooms, fitness clubs and classes, sauna and steam room.
Guests also get to enjoy the swimming pools and luxury beds. There is also a Superior King Room with Parliament view access.
Why Stay Here For London New Year’s Eve: You could not be close to the London Eye if you tried while staying at this hotel. The hotel is located where the blue lights are in the picture below. Marriot Hotel also offers an amazing afternoon tea with views.
CLHH Trafalgar Riverside Penthouse does not only boast of luxury separate rooms, but it also comes with a private kitchen where you decide to make your own recipe. You can view the New Year’s Eve fireworks from the penthouse as you relax with your friend, family or loved one on the cushion.
You can also see the fireworks and the London Eye at a distance from the dining area. The glass walls and windows allow you to have a great view of the city and experience the New Year’s Eve fireworks to the fullest.
Why Stay Here For London New Year’s Eve: Close proximity to London Eye as well as room providing views of the London NYE fireworks.
Enjoy the New Year’s Eve with this spectacular hotel, ME London by Melia. ME London is a 2 minutes’ walk from the River Thames, Somerset Hosue, Convent Garden and Soho. The New Year’s Eve fireworks can be viewed from the Radio Rooftop terrace Bar while relaxing and enjoying innovative cocktail.
The interiors of the hotel are designed by Foster and Partners; also, the rooms contain floor-to-ceiling windows for more interesting views of the fireworks, the London Eye and the city of London at large.
Why Stay Here For London New Year’s Eve: Luxurious rooms as well as stunning views of the London Eye where fireworks on NYE take place.
One of the perfect choices is Shangri La hotel at the shard London for new years eve. Offering 5-star luxury services, Shangri-La Hotel has been accredited with having the highest bar in London; and with this, guests can always view the New Year’s Eve fireworks at the bar. This bar is called GÕNG, and it offers champagne and cocktail which you can sip while you watch the New Year’s Eve fireworks at the London Eye. The restaurant is also featured in our list of the best London restaurants with views.
A great award for the highest cocktail and champagne bar was also given to this marvelous hotel. The hotel also provides marble-clad bathrooms, climate control rooms, Acqua di Parma toiletries, Wi-Fi, luxurious beddings, and many other luxurious services.
This hotel also consists of the infamous ‘Shangri-la bed’ which comes with free Wi-Fi, iPod dock, TV and a set of binoculars that can help you see the fireworks at a closer view, and also the London Eye with everyone and everything around it during New Year’s Eve.
Why Stay Here For London New Year’s Eve: The Shard has many restaurants and bars many offering stunning views of the capital in addition to many hotel rooms at the Shangri-La offering rooms with views of the London Eye. So you can celebrate here or in the city or at the bottom of the London Eye and you are only a short walk after the fireworks.
The Apex Temple Court Hotel is located at Flint Street, London, where London’s historic Temple legal district is situated. At this hotel, from the balcony of the rooms, you can view the London Eye and the entire city, most especially the New Year’s Eve fireworks.
This hotel also offers a fireplace, oak-framed windows and a bar made from black and gold marble. It offers guests stylish rooms, luxurious 40-inch screen TV, modern cuisine in Chambers Restaurant, lit with candle lanterns and flourished with dark wood.
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Located a few steps from Trafalgar Square, Westend Luxury 3 Bedroom is rated for the best value in London. This is because of its 3-bedroom apartment structure with a private kitchen and separate toilets. It offers river views, especially the view of the London Eye and the New Year’s fireworks from the River View Room with Double Bed.
This room is always taken by couples who decide to watch the New Year’s Eve fireworks together. It is well equipped with a private bathroom, free toiletries, a dishwasher in the kitchen and a flat-screen TV. It also comes with free Wi-Fi and other equipment suitable for guests. It is a 400m journey to the Prince of Wales Theatre. The nearest airport is the London City airport.
Why Stay Here For London New Year’s Eve: This is perfect not only in terms of location but if you want to gather with friends and family for NYE in London, what better way to do than in this apartment.
Awarded the prestigious AA London Hotel of the Year, The Royal Horseguards is a beautiful and luxurious 5-star hotel that contains bedrooms with Victorian elegance and quality equipment’s. You can view the New Year’s fireworks from the outdoor terrace for al fresco dining. This is seen in the Twenty One Two Restaurant where there is also a piano bar with food and wine.
It is a Grade I list hotel that overlooks the London Eye. It has a 2 AA Rosette restaurant and a gym. It also offers great river views, especially since it is located between the River Thames and Trafalgar Square. You take a short walk to the National Gallery from this hotel.
It is also equipped with highly recommended gadgets such as 32″ LCD TV, free Wi-Fi, a plasma TV in the bathroom and an iPod dock. There are Elemis toiletries in the bathroom and a free minibar.
Why Stay Here For London New Year’s Eve: Proximity to and the views of the London Eye from your hotel room should you choose to celebrate indoors.
Set right across from London Eye, Corinthia Hotel London for new years eve couldnt be any better located. The Corinthia hotel boasts of exquisite restaurants, 2 bars, and a florist. There is also a luxury hair salon by hairdresser Daniel Galvin. The New Year’s fireworks can be viewed from the bars. You get to experience this while feasting and drinking wine.
It is situated at one of London’s most prestigious areas, miles from Whitehall and Trafalgar Square. Corinthia Hotel is also known as the world’s first hotel concession for Harrods. The hotel offers award-winning spa and health treatments at ESPA Life at Corinthia. This spa is popularly known as London’s largest spa.
Not only do you get to see the New Year’s Eve fireworks from the bars; but there is also an iPod docking station, free Wi-Fi and LCD TV in each room. Enjoy this hotel as you experience luxurious rooms with state-of-the-art decor and hotel services just for you.
Why Stay Here For London New Year’s Eve: This is one of Beyonce’s favourite hotels in London and comes with views of the London Eye as well as the City. So if you want to celebrate indoors it is perfect or if you prefer to be under the fireworks the hotel is a short walk from London Eye.
There you have it! I have covered cheap places to stay in London for new years eve fireworks, hotels with the best view of London fireworks on new years eve as well as where to look for new years eve London hotel packages. I hope that helps and hope you have a great time exploring London during this exciting and festive period. Of course, hope you have an awesome new year coming your way!
If this is your first time visiting London, check out my tips on how to travel from London Airports to central London.
Map Of Best London Hotels For New Years’ Eve Fireworks