We can’t deny it, there’s just no escaping Instagram. And with the Christmas party season on its way, there’s never been a better reason to get snapping! We’ve rounded up our hottest, most Instagram-worthy Christmas parties of 2017; from dazzling cabaret performances and luxury hideaways to The Roaring Twenties and Cirque Shanghai themed events, these photogenic locations will be sure to make your followers suitably jealous.
With last-minute availability on offer at these incredible venues, there’s still time to get an unforgettable Christmas celebration organised!
Rooftop Luxury in London
Discover all the style and glamour of these magical winter gardens this Christmas at a unique venue which towers 100ft high above Kensington High Street. Gaze in awe at the stunning decorations and soak up the luxurious ambience with a chilled glass of fizz on arrival, before indulging in a mouth-watering three-course feast and partying the night away with a professional DJ and disco.
Boasting an opulent cocktail bar and an incredible festive atmosphere, this tranquil haven is the perfect escape from the busy hustle and bustle of city life and one of the most stylish locations in London to enjoy a shared or exclusive Christmas celebration.
Price: £141.67 per person excluding VAT
Dazzling and Daring Cabaret in London
This Christmas in Bloomsbury, a dazzling evening of sophistication and elegance awaits at this spectacular venue, where you’ll enjoy the talents of exceptional performers for a night of unforgettable cabaret, that’s combined with high-end dining. Expect mesmerising choreography, extravagant costumes and a vibrant ambience that will have you celebrating the festive season in style.
If you’d like to take things up a notch, then why not experience the evening with the venue’s VIP party tickets? You’ll enjoy top tiered VIP seating, a five-course gourmet meal, along with pre-drinks in the Rose Room before the show, a cocktail and plenty more! A show and drink package is also available, in addition to a festive lunch option and an exclusive party night.
Price: from £45.83 per person excluding VAT
Festive Celebrations and Iconic Sights in London
Why party on dry land when you can embark on a festive voyage down London’s most famous river? Step on-board this fantastic festive cruise and experience all the stunning sights of London’s most iconic landmarks whilst you celebrate the end of the working year!
Enjoy a four-hour cruise where you’ll be spoiled with delicious food from the tempting Christmas buffet menu and some top entertainment! If you’re feeling thirsty, then there’s no need to fret! A well-stocked cash bar is available on board offering drinks at pub prices. There’s never been a better way to admire this spectacular city, so make sure you take a snap whilst it’s illuminated! Discounted entry to a top nightclub is available for guests who want to continue the fun after the cruise finishes.
Price: £30.48 per person excluding VAT (VAT for this package is priced at 5%)
An Enchanted Tipi Village in Manchester
There’s no business-like snow-business! Experience a new concept in pop-up venues for Christmas 2017 in Manchester this year with Hinterland; an enchanted land filled with Scots pine trees and snow underfoot that’s beautifully blended with aurora lightshow displays. All the action takes place in some super stylish Tipis, where open fires cackle and stunning fairy lights twinkle against the contrasting night sky.
Get stuck into a delicious two-course meal during the evening before enjoying the live band and hitting the dance floor, where you’ll throw some shapes to the DJ’s epic playlist. There’s also arctic themed activities and wait for it as it gets better – there’s even fire wood hot tubs and chill out areas! Available as both a shared and exclusive Christmas party, this is a totally unmissable option in Manchester for Christmas.
Price: From £25 per person excluding VAT
Spectacular Entertainment at Cirque Shanghai in London
Enter the stunning Cirque Shanghai this festive season in Bloomsbury and discover a captivating evening that’s jam packed with magnificent theming, glorious food and some outstanding entertainment.
You’ll be greeted by the mesmerising Oriental stilt walkers and the talented performers on arrival, before following the hanging lanterns and making your way to a sparkling reception! It won’t be long until the gong sounds and the incredible dining area is unveiled, where you’ll enjoy a delicious three-course meal.
As the night continues, you’ll enjoy further spectacular sights from the entertainers, before hitting the dance floor and partying the evening away with the professional DJ. Enjoy a shared or exclusive party at Cirque Shanghai and make it one to remember!
Price: £65 per person excluding VAT
Opulent and Stunning Interiors in Reading
Sample a taste of the high life at one of Reading’s most stunning hotels – recently voted the UK’s sexiest townhouse, you know that you’ll be in for a glamorous evening as soon as you step through the door!
Admire the opulent décor and style of the property which simply oozes luxury; from the magnificent 86,000 Italian glass beads running the height of the building in the lift shaft to the lavish fabrics and wallpapers and the spectacular sculptures and polished marble floors – expect no less than pure luxury here. With various packages available including the shared Christmas lunch, a Christmas dinner and disco and an Exclusive Party Night, there’s something here for every group!
Price: £33.33 per person excluding VAT
Exquisite Food and Drink in London
For picture perfect food and cocktails, then look no further than this elegant 19th century townhouse situated in the Hyde Park area of the city. Offering fabulous private parties this year, you and your team will be sure to celebrate in true luxury. Enjoy a seriously tasty glass of mulled wine on arrival to the party and get those festive vibes flowing nicely, before settling down to a delectable three-course meal.
The menu here is simply exquisite and each dish will be beautifully presented which guests will be able to admire before they indulge in a truly gastronomic taste sensation. Afterwards, guests will enjoy freshy brewed coffee and mince pies in the secret garden, before dancing into the early hours with the resident DJ.
Price: £41.67 per person excluding VAT
Traditional Festive Food and Fun in London
Sometimes you just can’t beat a traditional Christmas celebration, so if you’re after a classic evening of delicious food and fun, then this fantastic venue in Marble Arch is the ideal location to let your hair down and unwind with a shared or exclusive party night.
Offering well designed suites for party nights, which will be beautifully decorated with festive theming and stunning table layouts, guests will be able to get into the festive spirit as soon as they step in the room. Enjoy a classic Christmas dinner of turkey and all the trimmings, after enjoying a tasty starter and finishing off with a dessert. Wine is also included for each guest with dinner. Vegetarian and Halal options are available on request.
After dinner, it’s on to the dancefloor to party the night away and celebrate the Christmas season the right way!
Price: From £45.83 per person excluding VAT
Impeccably Designed Interiors and Innovative Dishes in Leeds
This venue is the latest addition to hit Leeds’s buzzing restaurant scene and is the perfect place to experience a stylish night of Christmas dining! Boasting lavish and contemporary décor, you’ll feel like you’ve stepped into an interior design magazine when you arrive, but just wait until you see the food, because these innovative dishes look and taste phenomenal.
Using organic produce wherever possible and catering for vegetarians, vegans and those with gluten free requirements, this menu will be a hit with everyone. Start the evening with a chilled glass of fizz on arrival, before tucking into a sumptuous three-course meal. Live music will also be available most evenings throughout the festive season, which will be sure to get everyone in the mood. There’s also a private function room within the venue that’s perfect for hosting private Christmas events.
Price: £20.83 per person exclusive VAT
Prohibition and Partying in Manchester
Transport yourselves back in time to the fabulous Roaring Twenties in Manchester this Christmas and experience a dazzling night of entertainment, delicious food and plenty of festive fun with your friends and colleagues!
Make your way into the shadowy world of 1920’s Chicago where gangs ruled the streets and prohibition was in full swing. On arrival, you’ll be in awe at the incredible theming and the amazing performances from the live ‘Jumpin’ Jazz band. Enjoy canapes before indulging in a fantastic three-course dinner with entertainment from the Flapper Girl Dancers and the Jazz Acrobatics.
The night continues with a DJ and disco on the state of the art dance floor, with a survivor’s breakfast at the end of the night! So get ready to let your hair down at this unforgettable shared Christmas party night that you’ll never forget!
Price: 37.50 per person excluding VAT