Here are the hottest places to spend NYE in the capital and beyond

If you’re still looking for somewhere to spend NYE in Abu Dhabi or the northern emirates, we’ve got you covered. Tempted? We certainly hope so.


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Where: Tean, Mare Mare & White, Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort

Make it one long celebration as you wave goodbye to the old year and welcome in the new. You can choose to feast on Levantine delicacies at TEAN, international delights at White or coastal Italian fare at Mare Mare

Timings: 7pm until dawn

Price: From AED650 per person

To make a booking: (02) 8114444 or email

Where: Regal Ballroom, St Regis Saadiyat Island Resort

Embrace the decadence of a bygone era and party at the Great-Gatsby themed party. From a scrumptious menu for the most discerning of palates to the ten-piece band, there is nothing

Where: The Galleria, Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi

Get ready to celebrate New Years in spectacular style along the island’s stunning waterfront promenade. With over 130 offerings under one roof, The Galleria is definitely to place to be. A few are listed below.


Don’t stop. Let the whole world know – its party-time

Timing: 7pm to 3am

Prices: From AED800 per person

To make a booking: (02) 3067000


Butcher & Still, Four Seasons Hotel

The Jazz inspired Great Gatsby party inspired from the roaring twenties is sure to get you rocking all night long.

Timing: 7pm onwards

Price: From AED750 per person

To make a booking: (02) 3332444



A celebration to remember and cherish all year long

Timing: From 7.30pm

Price: From AED1,000 per person

To make a booking: (02) 4015900


La Petite Maison

Usher in the new year in celebrity style

Timing: 7pm to 12.30am

Price: From a minimum spend of AED650 per person

To make a booking: (02) 6929600


Almaz by Momo

Dazzle in the warm new years eve celebrations

Timing: 7pm to 2.30am

Price: AED849 per person. AED150 for children between 7 to 12 years of age

To make a booking: (02) 6767702

Eat Greek Kouzina

Start your new year the Mediterranean way.

Timings: 8pm onwards

Price: From AED500 per person

To make a booking: (02) 3092323


Bentley Kitchen

Feast on its take on european fusion cuisine from classic French influences and inspiration from around the world.

Timing: 7.30pm to 2am

Price: From AED550 per person

To make a booking: (02) 6262131


Celebrate the night with spectacular fireworks, world-class entertainment, delectable cuisine and dedicated dance floor at the Black & White Ball.

Timing: 7pm until early dawn

Price: From AED750 per person

To make a booking: (02) 6279009

Where: Sofra bld, Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri

Live acts and band performances, Latino and burlesque themed dances, fireworks and lots more is on the menu along with a Wonder brunch to tease your taste-buds with flavours from all around the world

Timing: 7pm onwards

Price: From AED 730 per person

To make a booking: (02) 2509888 or email

Where: Rosewater at Jumeirah at Etithad Towers

Feast on the chef’s finest choice of recipes and then celebrate in style at the pool party

Timing: From 7pm onwards

Price: From AED595 per person

To make a booking: (02) 8115666 or email

Where: Layali Lawn, Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah

Begin your evening in gaiety and lots of laughter as you settle in to welcome the New Year.

Food: Gala dinner and live entertainment

Timing: 8pm until late

Price: AED1,260 per person. Children between ages six to 12 can avail of a 50 per cent discount

To make a booking: (09) 2449000


Where: Al Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah

Brace yourselves for a never seen before fireworks spectacle. Grab your spot early and have the time of your life ushering in the New Year.

Extra: 3D projection mapping stage, camping tents and 7DJs spinning non stop tunes and keeping you fixed on the dance floor all night long

Food: Over 12 food trucks ensuring everyone is fed

Timing: 4pm to 4am

Price: From AED100 per person. AED50 for children between ages 10 to twenty

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