‘Oooo la la’ …. If you are looking for stunning entertainment and all night jollies, there is nowhere better than Paris to celebrate New Year’s Eve.
The city of romance is set to welcome 2017 with a bang and scores of parties will be hosted in restaurants and clubs throughout the city.
New Year’s Eve river cruises on the Seine or a trip to one of the famous Parisian cabarets come highly recommended. If you are planning dinner in the city, take a stroll along the Champs Elysees afterwards where you will get kissed by complete strangers wishing you a Happy New Year. The fireworks at midnight are spectacular and you can enjoy the view from most parts of the city.
Some of the best places to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Paris in 2016 include:
The New Year’s Eve Pavillon D’Armenonville which boasts a private firework show over the lake, a luxury gourmet buffet and two giant dancefloors. With space for 2,000 partygoers, this event is likely to last all night.
The New Year’s Eve Pavillon Champs-Elysees VIP package includes a gourmet cocktail buffet from €59 and the chance to strut your stuff on the largest dance floor on the Champs-Elysees.
Showcase is the biggest club in Paris and is set to host a massive New Year party with DJ Pone and Cut Killer. Open from 10pm to 6am, Showcase is situated just below the Pont Alexandre lll Bridge.
Yoyo (the Palais de Tokyo), situated in the centre of one of the city’s most elegant neighbourhoods will host 1,300 people at an outrageous party. Prices range from €55-65 depending on the number of drinks you want and breakfast included. Club music, house, RnB and electro will feature large.
The Pavillons des Etangs will open its doors for what is advertised as a ‘refined evening’ of pop, disco, RnB and HipHop. Prices are from €59 for entry, drinks tokens and a cocktail buffet.
400 lucky revellers will enjoy the New Year celebrations in the Peniche Notre-Dame riverboat with an outdoor terrace offering panoramic views over historical Paris. As the 2017 countdown begins, an explosion of colourful streamers, balloons and party goodies will rain down on revellers. Bubbly is on the house for one hour at midnight. Prices from €59 including midnight bubbles, drinks and breakfast.
Looking for somewhere different to chime in the New Year? Why not spend an evening at the giant tropical aquarium below the Trocadero Palace, facing the Eiffel Tower? Price from €49 including drinks and an open bubbly bar, this magical aquarium houses tropical fish, stingrays and sharks.
Why not see in the New Year on a rooftop at the Espace Montmartre? 300 lucky people will dance the night away to a stunning mix of HipHop, Pop, 90’s and electro music on one of the city’s most celebrated rooftops. Prices start from €59 including drinks tokens and a free bubbly bar.
For more great places to see in the New Year in style, visit: New Year’s Eve in Paris.