With Christmas just behind us, now all party animals are gearing up to welcome 2014 with a bang! With the best of the luxury properties and entertainment locations, worldwide, luring guests with unforgettable ways to ring in the New Year, we have handpicked a few luxe New Year event packages to drool over.
The Plaza’s Premier New Years’ Experience in New York
Priced at $20,000, this over the top VIP package is the ultimate way to raise a toast at the stroke of 31st midnight. The package includes an overnight accommodation for up to six adults in The Royal Terrace Suite as well as six tickets to the Dream Downtown New Year’s Eve hosted by Macklemore. Additionally guests will get a chauffeured limo for the night along with a gift of six champagne flutes etched with The Plaza logo and a complimentary bottle of champagne. After staying up the whole night to party hard, the hotel has conveniently delayed the check out time to 4:00pm on January 1, 2014.
The Modern Honolulu’s The Great Modern Experience in Hawaii
Get set for a Hawaiian celebration with the $114,000 experience at The Modern Honolulu. The high-priced package includes a round trip for 8 guests on Citation X plane from California or Las Vegas, five nights stay in spacious Penthouse Suite, limousine transfers, and private Catamaran sailing experience. Guests will also be enticed to raise the roof at VIP New Year’s Eve Experience followed by lounging on 2 daybeds at the exclusive New Years Day Beach Party at Addiction Beach-Club.
Atlantis, The Palm’s New Year’s Eve Royal Gala in Dubai
Dubai is charged up to dazzle the world with the largest fireworks display ever on New Year’s Eve. As the entire Palm will be lit up, there is no better place to welcome 2014. Touted to be the biggest party in Dubai, the New Year’s Eve Royal Gala will be held on the Atlantis Beach. For about $900 per person, guests will be able to treat on the fantastic views of The Palm, the Dubai Skyline and Atlantis along with a luxury buffet and free flowing champagne. Gala guests will have front row seats to watch the highlight of the evening, Dubai’s record breaking attempt to host the world’s biggest ever fireworks display.
Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Beverly Hills
Ring in the New Year from the heart of Beverly Hills at Beverly Wilshire, a Four Seasons Hotel. Enjoy a delicious New Year’s Eve dinner in either THE Blvd or CUT by Wolfgang Puck, as well as a delicious brunch on New Year’s Day in THE Blvd. What better way to usher in 2014 than with fine food, friends and music at an iconic location located at the foot of one of the most famous streets in the world, Rodeo Drive.
Somerset House in London
Somerset House is one of London’s most sophisticated venues, so it makes perfect sense that it would host one of New Year’s most sophisticated parties. Skate to the sounds of DJ Bad Zuke at London’s most spectacular ice rink or soak up the atmosphere in the courtyard as a spectator. Enjoy champagne at midnight and have exclusive access to the River Terrace for a view of the Mayor’s Fireworks on the Thames. Socialites and sophisticates will fill this sold-out New Year’s Eve bash.
Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro
Honored as the most expensive city to spend New Year’s Eve this year, Rio de Janeiro assures everyone a fun and memorable time. Those aiming to get the most out of their experience in Rio should book up at the city’s most famous luxury hotel, Copacabana Palace. Guests can enjoy the view of the celebrations and fireworks in Copacabana along with live music and outstanding food. The main party will be held in the Frontal, Noble and Golden Rooms. For about $2,600, roisterers will be treated to a buffet dinner at shared tables, live music and get best view of the Copacabana beach fireworks from the Noble Room veranda at midnight.
Palais Namaskar in Morocco
Palais Namaskar puts a pink spin to this year’s New Year celebrations with their Pink Fashion Mood offer. The luxurious Moroccan oasis promises to color the whole experience in pink by drowning guests in the shade of love and romance. On New Year’s eve, the famous band ‘Brown Sugar’ will highlight the night with soul & funk music and the greatest hits of the 70’s. Merry makers can dance until dawn and ring in 2014 accompanied by DJ Christo Z’s music.
Luxury fans, what are your plans for New Year’s Eve?
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