Unforgettable New Year’s Eve: selection of the best places

There are barely two weeks left until the most special night of the year arrives. The New Year’s Eve party not only opens a new calendar, but also puts the finishing touch to a series of Christmas celebrations, company dinners and other commitments that have been taking place since the month of December. Sometimes, the lack of time means that we do not think too much about our plan for New Year’s Eve and that we get unpleasant surprises with the menu, the music or the concept. If you want to live an unforgettable New Year’s Eve, don’t miss out on the plans we have selected for you.

New Year’s Eve in Madrid

Florida Retirement

The elegant and majestic style of the historic venue will undoubtedly become the perfect context to enjoy an unforgettable New Year’s Eve dinner . The evening menu is prepared by chef Joaquin Felipe, in charge of designing the menus for each of the Florida Retiro’s gastronomic spaces.

The Room is the most characteristic space of the place and, therefore, one of the main options to take into account for dinner on New Year’s Eve. The menu begins with some appetizers such as acorn-fed Iberian ham, natural oyster in ceviche or confit lobster tail with boletus and foia. The dishes are Pumpkin cream with scallops and caviar, Sole fillets with crab sauce, Grilled sirloin with potatoes/Canary Islands glazed with Port. For dessert, puff pastry millefeuille with nougat cream, Colombian Coffee and Christmas Cascajos will be served.

El Pabellon , another restaurant in the complex, shares a menu with La Sala. However, in this one you can enjoy The Look, a diner-show famous for its quality and its reminiscences of the golden age of Las Vegas or New York.

At La Galeria , the menu opens with an appetizer of Iberian ham before moving on to the main courses. Canard consomme with foie ravioli, Christmas-style stuffed lamb and Celeiro Hake in stew are the recipes that can be tasted.

After dinner, they eat the twelve grapes to the sound of the bells and enjoy a select atmosphere and good music throughout the night. Castilian soup, Spanish omelette and a wide selection of cold canapes will be offered throughout the evening for the duration of the party.

Barcelo Torre Madrid

A New Year’s Eve in the highest hotel in the world is now possible thanks to the New Year’s Eve party held by the Hotel Barcelo Torre de Madrid, located in one of the most emblematic buildings of the capital. Its excellent location, in the Plaza de Espana , and its signature design by the renowned Jaime Hayon, make it one of the leading international hotels, so much so that Wallpaper magazine has nominated it as one of the best urban hotels of the world.

New Year’s Eve at Barcelo Torre de Madrid is all about luxury and exclusivity . The hotel proposes a New Year’s Eve pack that includes accommodation, breakfast and a gala dinner at the Somos restaurant from 9:00 p.m. The menu for the occasion includes marinated oysters, sea urchins, scallops, white garlic and caviar, foie, chestnuts and truffles and, as a main course, sea bream or suckling pig. For dessert, roasted pineapple, cardamom and peanut sorbet and panettone, nougat and orange foam.

The lucky grapes give way to the party, with a DJ and open bar, which will take place between cotillion and snacks at Garra Bar until the wee hours of the morning, ending with some typical churros with chocolate without having to leave the hotel.

Hotel Puerta de America Sky Night

The New Year’s Eve party is held at Sky Night, on the 13th floor of the hotel, which offers privileged views of the Madrid skyline. The exclusive atmosphere of the complex permeates the celebration of the most anticipated party of the year, with live music by Dj Mickey Dastinz and Dj Sergio Vargas . In addition, there will be live music shows, live sax, renowned vocalists and shows specially designed to make this New Year’s Eve unique. During the party canapes and churros with chocolate will be served to end with a good breakfast.

Before dinner, it is possible to enjoy dinner in the hotel’s restaurants. John Pawson Saloons offers a menu based on natural oyster served in a dashi broth, house-made foie gras, red onion brioche and sparkling green tea and mint juice, warm crawfish salad, seasonal vegetables, tomato vinaigrette and pickles, Sole a la meuniere with cockles and parsley potato cream and Roasted beef tenderloin with the aroma of the grill, sweet potato stew and seasonal mushrooms. To end with a sweet bite, creamy vanilla and almonds with coffee ice cream and Christmas sweets will be served. Of course, the dinner will end with the twelve lucky grapes.

Lobby & Bistro also hosts in its conceptual and contemporary space a New Year’s Eve evening whose menu has already been designed. For starters, Bacari Caviar, Vegetable Oyster, rocket gelee and lemon grass cream and Galician Abalone Tiradito in its shell with pickled vegetables and cilantro gel. Next, caramelized mille-feuille of foie gras and smoked sturgeon, sweet onion consomme, roots and goat cheese bonbons, Lobster gratin on a bed of potatoes and boletus and black truffle thermidor and Grilled beef tenderloin, sauce will be served. chocolate salmis and grilled endives with pistachios. To close the night, Limoncello and rose champagne sorbet, Eat the Gold, Christmas sweets and lucky grapes.

For its part, The Observatory will serve the same menu as Lobby & Bistro. If you like heights, perhaps you should opt for this space, located on the top floor and with the largest indoor vertical garden in Europe. Its innovative and intimate design is ideal to enjoy a New Year’s Eve with spectacular views.

New Year’s Eve by the sea

THB Los Molinos Class

The Ibizan night is even more magical on the last day of the year , which is why at THB Los Molinos Class they have prepared a special New Year’s Eve gala dinner that will last until 03:00 in the morning with party favors and a good atmosphere.

The lounge will host hot and cold appetizers with a welcome drink to open the night, which will continue with Foie Burnt Cream, Scallop Tartare and Lemon and Caviar Whipped Cream Blinit, among others.

After the Boletus and Mushroom Soup with Parmesan Foam, the first course will be tasted, which consists of Lobster Terrine Ingot, Avocado and Varied Citrus. Afterwards, Medallions of White Veal Sirloin with Foie sauce, garnished with potato texture and Truffles.

Before the party begins after twelve strokes, an assortment of assorted chocolate, fruit and salted butter caramel mini-desserts is offered.

The dinner show begins at 9:00 p.m. and ends at midnight with the twelve lucky grapes. After the chimes and the toast with a glass of champagne, Pacha once again transforms into a nightclub to celebrate its New Year’s Eve party, offering its traditional musical proposal on all its floors and spaces, including the VIP ones, which require prior reservation. If you already have dinner plans, you can buy tickets just for the nightclub party. Pacha makes it easy for you!

White Eivissa Beach Club

If you want to disconnect from the urban and bustling environment of the island, White Eivissa offers you the opportunity to spend a dreamy New Year’s Eve full of exclusivity and luxury in a quiet and privileged environment on Playa d’en Bossa.

With views of the sea, but sheltered from the cool sea breeze in winter , the White Ibiza lounge will host the New Year’s Eve evening with a special menu for the occasion that will open with a starter of red shrimp carpaccio with miso sauce vinaigrette and petals of flowers, to continue with Royale of white asparagus from Tudela with an air of citrus. The second course will be Crispy Txangurro on a glass of American sauce and, finally, stewed oxtail ingot with sauteed morels or Low-temperature roasted lamb crown with black truffle parmentier and glazed shallots will be served.

The Foie bonbon with the essence of exotic fruits will be served as dessert.

After enjoying the Mediterranean cuisine of White Eivissa, the New Year’s Eve party begins, with good music, a select atmosphere, cotillion and, of course, the twelve grapes required.

Villa Padierna Palace Hotel

In the triangle of Marbella-Benahavis-Estepona is this Tuscan Palace that is characterized by the relaxed and elegant luxury that is breathed in the villa and by its excellent location, close to the Marbella town center and the glamor of Puerto Banus.

Within the program of celebrations, Villa Padierna will offer a New Year’s Eve evening in the Linares room, where the menu designed by the chefs of the house will be served, after having tasted a cocktail next to the Christmas tree located in the hall.

After dinner, you can continue with the party in an elegant and select environment accompanied by good music, cotillion and, to finish, chocolate with churros.

In addition, the hotel offers a New Year’s brunch on January 1 at its La Veranda restaurant , where there will be a wide variety of canapes, Christmas sweets and sweet and savory recipes designed for all types of palates.

The Villa Padierna spa, Medical Wellness, will carry out a special program that can be enjoyed throughout the Christmas holidays with the aim of relaxing the client and preparing them for the holidays inside and out. The ritual lasts five hours and includes entry to the thermal circuit, detox massage, personalized facial treatment and a hairstyle session.