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New Year Breaks for the Family in the UK

New Year family breaks in the UK

New Year doesn’t always have to be spent at home. It makes a really lovely treat to getaway over the festive season and there are lots of options for family New Year breaks in UK from short breaks and city breaks to countryside trips and luxury family hotels. If you are planning to take a family holiday at New Year then make sure to start looking now as these tend to book up very quickly. Twins and Travels have been doing some research into family New Year breaks in the UK and here we have rounded up some of our favourite breaks for the whole family to enjoy. 

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New Year Breaks in London

London is one of the most exciting places for a magical New Year break in the UK. The capital is busy year-round but when it comes to New Year, it really shows its true colours with dazzling lights and of course the fireworks. Here are a couple of ideas.


Chessington World of Adventures New Years Eve

Experience a New Year’s Eve to remember and celebrate in style with a WILD overnight stay at Chessington World of Adventures Resort. Step into 2023 with a whole host of fun perfect for the whole family. Enjoy the magic of the Winter’s Tail event by day and endless evening fun to ring in the New Year by night! During your stay you will have access to the Savannah Splash Pool, a delicious 3 course buffet dinner and breakfast plus fun-filled hotel entertainment such as: Face painting, Photo booth, Giant board games, Animal meet & greets, Character meet and greet, and much more.

Where: Chessington World of Adventures, Leatherhead Road, Chessington, Greater London, KT9 2NE.

When: From December 31st, 2022



You can stay in the heart of London in one of the most exclusive hotels and enjoy New Year’s Eve with your family in London.There is something magical about a Claridge’s room or suite. As well as being among the most spacious in London, each one has been beautifully designed and furnished, complete with many thoughtful, luxurious touches. See here for more suggestions for family-friendly hotels in London.

Where: Claridge’s, Brook Street, Mayfair, London W1K 4HR

When: December 31st, 2022


New Year Breaks in Wiltshire

Lucknam Park New Year

Leave the organising to the experts at Lucknam Park  and enjoy a hassle-free New Year’s Eve with all the trimmings. The celebrations commence with afternoon tea in the elegant drawing room or library, a champagne reception followed by a Michelin Star Gala dinner. During your stay, enjoy use of the award-winning spa facilities or take a ride through the parkland on horseback. The New Year begins with brunch in the former ballroom of the house, Country activities, before then getting dressed up for an evening of fine dining.

Where: Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa, Colerne, Thickwood, Chippenham, SN14 8AZ

When: December 31st – January 2nd, 2023


New Year Breaks in Berkshire

LEGOLAND Windsor Resort Holidays

Theme Parks are the best places to spend New Year. Enjoy the magic of LEGOLAND including your favourite rides and attractions and extra festive fun, plus stay overnight in a LEGO themed room, including some treats to help you welcome in the New Year! Hotel guests will receive a delicious 3 course meal in a family-friendly restaurant, and you may even be joined by some of your favourite LEGOLAND Characters! Then, what better way to celebrate the New Year than at 9.30pm where the skies will light up with an incredible 3D LEGO brick fireworks display!

Where: Winkfield Road, Windsor SL4 4AY

When: December 31st, 2022


Cliveden House New Year House Party

A series of deliciously decadent celebrations await at Cliveden House to help you bring in the New Year. Glamorous gatherings, indulgent feasts and, of course, plenty of Champagne will ensure you kick-start your 2023 in the most stylish way. Get into the celebratory spirit with a decadent afternoon tea followed by a pre-pampering session at the Cliveden Spa. Look forward to an evening of delicious feasting accompanied by a live band and disco to welcome in 2023, followed by a rendition of Auld Lang Syne and a traditional piper at the stroke of midnight.

Where: Cliveden House, Cliveden Road, Taplow, Maidenhead, SL6 0JF.

When: December 31st, 2022 – January 2nd, 2023


New Year Family Breaks in Bedfordshire

New Year at Luton Hoo


Welcome in 2023 with an evening to remember at Luton Hoo. With a choice of either a fabulous gourmet dinner, an evening of wonderful canapés or an intimate family dinner, there is something for everyone.To ensure that every guest has an incredibly memorable New Year’s Eve, they will be hosting a lavish five-course gourmet dinner in our Mansion House restaurant.

Where: Luton Hoo Hotel, The Mansion House, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3TQ

When: December 31st, 2022

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New Year Breaks in Yorkshire

The Grand York New Year

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in luxury at The Grand York with a New Year’s Eve hotel package. Choose to indulge in a two-night package with access to the exclusive Black Tie Ball or alternatively, opt for an evening of delicious food and drink. For a quieter evening, relax in your room with in-room dining options or simply sit back with a tipple in the bar. Following your five-course menu, dance the night away with live entertainment before toasting another glass of Champagne to 2023 at midnight.

Where: Station Rise, York YO1 6GD

When: December 31st, 2022 – January 2nd, 2023


New Year Breaks at Away Resorts

Kick off the New Year’s Eve celebration on 31st December at one of your favourite Away Resorts. Grab your party hat and be dazzled by a magical Away Resorts send off to the year! Book your tickets, and head to Sandy Balls for the big countdown to 2023. With live music and entertainment throughout the evening and the all important countdown at midnight, you wouldn’t want to be celebrating anywhere else! Choose between an evening filled with live entertainment, a delicious three-course meal or even a mixture. Whichever venue you choose – you’re truly in for a treat.

Where: Choose from 14 UK locations

When: Visit the website for details


New Year Breaks in Oxford

The Oxford Belfry New Year

See in 2023 in style with a choice of New Year’s Eve breaks at the Oxford Belfry. Whether just a night away or a longer break to celebrate the New Year, choose either the Gala Ball or Family Celebration for the perfect start to 2023. After dinner, enjoy the entertainment before seeing in the New Year with dancing to their DJ.

Where: Milton Common, Thame OX9 2JW

When: From December 29, 2022 to January 3, 2023


New Year Breaks in Hampshire

Chewton Glen New Year House Party

Retreat to Chewton Glen where the country meets coast for the ultimate New Year’s treat. Glamorous gatherings, indulgent feasts and, of course, plenty of Champagne will ensure you kick-start your 2023 in the most stylish way. Get into the celebratory spirit with a decadent Champagne afternoon tea, followed by a pre-pampering session at our award-winning spa in preparation for an evening of delicious feasting, toasting, and welcoming in the 2023 fireworks to the sound of Auld Lang Syne and a piper.

Where: The Chewton Glen Hotel, Christchurch Road, New Milton, Hampshire, BH25 6QS.

When: December 31st, 2022 – January 2nd, 2023


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New Year Breaks in Edinburgh

Parliament House Hotel New Year

Join Parliament House Hotel for a fantastic few days of fun this Hogmanay!  Edinburgh is the perfect place to welcome in the New Year 2023. Nestled in the heart of Edinburgh’s vibrant city centre, the Parliament House Hotel is the ideal place to enjoy and celebrate Hogmanay… without the long walk, bus or train ride home. The spacious, comfortable rooms, friendly service and great New Year packages keep guests coming back time and time again to bring in the bells.

Where: 15 Calton Hill, Edinburgh EH1 3BJ

When: December 31st, 2022


New Year Breaks in Northumberland

Slaley Hall New Year

Hang out in the Kielder Suite at the Gala Ball in Slaley Hall this year. You will receive a red-carpet arrival and Champagne drinks reception, before being treated to a five-course gala dinner, live party band, resident DJ and a traditional Scottish piper who will welcome in the New Year. Gather on the terrace at midnight for fireworks!

Where: Slaley Hall, Coal Rd, Hexham NE47 0BX

When: December 30th, 2022 – January 1st, 2023

New Year Breaks in the Peak District

Losehill House & Spa New Year

Celebrate New Year in style at Losehill House with a two-night break which includes 3 Course Dinner on one evening, a wonderful 6 Course New Year’s Eve evening meal in the Orangery with a guest performance, the fantastic Conal Duffy & His Band who will provide the perfect musical background during the meal, and if the mood takes – dancing later! Fireworks, a champagne breakfast on New Year’s Day and use of the spa facilities during the stay.

Where: Lose Hill Lane, Edale Rd, Hope Valley S33 6AF

When: December 30th, 2022 – January 1, 2023


New Year Breaks in Cornwall

Fowey Hall Hotel


Ring out the old year and welcome in 2023 with a fabulous New Year Escape with all the family at Fowey Hall in Cornwall.

Where: Fowey Hall Hotel, Hanson Drive, Fowey, PL23 1ET

When: 30 Dec 2022 – Mon, 2 Jan 2023


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New Year Eve Breaks in Suffolk

New Year at The Ickworth Hotel

The Ickworth is a beautiful country house set in 1800 acres of National Trust Parkland. Ring out the old year and welcome in 2023 with a fabulous New Year Escape with all the family in Suffolk.

Where: The Ickworth Hotel, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP29 5QE

When: Fri, 30 Dec 2022 – Mon, 2 Jan 2023


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New Year Breaks in the Lake District

Armathwaite Hall Hotel & Spa New Year

Choose a Lake District New Year break at the Armathwaite Hall Hotel and immerse yourself in mouth-watering food, crafted drinks and carefully considered activities as you see in New Year in one of England’s original Stately Homes. Enjoy full use of the Spa to rejuvenate between entertainment. They have an exciting New Year programme of events on offer to entertain the whole family throughout your three night stay.

Where: Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick CA12 4RE

When: December 30th, 2022 – January 1st, 2023


New Year Breaks in Wales

New Year at Bluestone

Visit Bluestone for an unforgettable New Year Break and enjoy a magical celebration with your friends and family.  With the delights of Christmasland to keep you smiling and the beauty of Pembrokeshire’s countryside – there’s nowhere like Bluestone’s magical resort to welcome in the new year. Ring in 2023 with the fabulous firework display.

Where: Bluestone Resort, Canaston Wood, The Grange, Narberth, SA67 8DE

When: December 30th, 2022 – January 2nd, 2023



New Year Breaks in Lancashire

Ribby Hall Village New Year

Happy New Year! With spectacular entertainment and celebrations across the Ribby Hall Village, welcome in 2023 in style! Enjoy the ultimate New Year party with characters at The Hive. Dance the night away to a groovy collection of Soul and Motown classics from a spectacular live performer – with plenty of children’s entertainment so the little ones can celebrate too

Where: Ribby Hall Village, Ribby Road, Wrea Green, Lancashire, PR4 2PR.

When: From December 30th, 2022


New Year Breaks in UK with Forest Holidays

There’s something magical about New Year breaks in your very own forest cabin with Forest Holidays… Unforgettable family feasts, group celebrations under the stars and walks in the fresh air. Choose a log cabin with space for 10 guests and opt for a log burner for an extra dose of cosy. Whichever cabin you choose for your short break, relax knowing there’s a private outdoor hot tub waiting for your arrival. From pine-covered Scottish mountains to hidden Norfolk meadows — start the year right in one of 12 breath-taking locations.

Where: 11 locations across the UK

When: From December 26th, 2022


New Year Breaks in Staffordshire

Alton Towers New Year

For a post-Christmas getaway, nothing’s as awesome as Alton Towers Resort! Besides a special selection of family rides and enchanting attractions, you can jump into the Whacky Waterpark and take the whole family to experience Lightopia ‘Seasonal Wonderland’! Plus enjoy a host of seasonal entertainment, meet characters and eat delicious food.

Where: Alton Towers Resort, Alton, Staffordshire, ST10 4DB

When: December 2022 – January 2023



New Year Breaks with Parkdean Resorts

From mouth-watering dining packages and family parties, to live entertainment and performances, there’s plenty going on to ensure you enjoy a memorable experience when you book a New Year break with Parkdean Resorts. Their range of cosy accommodation options provide a warm and welcoming base to relax on a cold night, and their facilities provide lots of fun for the whole family during your stay.

Where: 12 UK locations

When: Visit the website for details


New Year Breaks at Butlins

Butlins New Year breaks

Make it a New Year to remember with a family break at Butlin’s. There will be live music, exclusive family shows, delicious food and a huge party for you and your loved ones. And the grand finale? A dazzling fireworks display on New Year’s Day. If you fancy something a little more relaxing, snuggle up and watch a film in the Silent Cinema. Butlins are offering freeflow on all of their venues during New Years Eve to give you full flexibility, whether you choose Centre Stage and Studio 36, or if you’d like to visit the Skyline Pavilion or Reds. What better way to enter 2023?

Where: Various Butlins locations – Minehead, Bognor Regis and Skegness.

When: December 30th, 2022 – January 2nd, 2023



New Year Breaks at Center Parcs

Discover  New Year breaks at Center Parcs, with three, four, seven or eight night breaks between 30 December 2022 and 2 January 2023. Step into a breath-taking winter forest filled with twinkling lights and a sprinkling of snow, spectacular decorations and magical celebrations. Ring in the New Year in true Center Parcs style!

Where: All Center Parcs locations.


We hope you now have some New Year inspiration for a UK family New Year break. With only a few months to go you better get in there quickly!

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