The dazzling events and excitement that surrounds New Years Eve in just about any city is always amazing however it just doesn’t get better than bringing in the new year in the Eternal city. New Years Eve in Rome will include public gatherings filled with jubilant people have a great time, tons of special events and magnificent firework displays. Rome attracts travelers from all over the world year round, and is particularly popular during the Christmas holiday season and beyond to the New Year 2017.
The city is filled with luxury accommodations, an impressive variety of fine dining establishments to choose from. The fireworks are truly awe inspiring as well, with surrounding and historical icons that few places in the world can match. Imagine being at the Colosseum, the most significant amphitheatre ever built by the Roman Empire, Piazza Navona, Spanish Steps, Piazza di Spagna, or the Monument of Vittorio Emanuele and taking part in the NYE countdown and following firework displays; spectacular!
Parties, Countdown and Fireworks
Popular events throughout Rome include musical highlights and venues like the Roma Gospel Festival, the NYE concert Concerto di Capodanno or Verdi’s La Traviata at the Accademia D’Opera Italiano. A number of Rome’s more traditional New Year’s Eve festivities are based in Piazza del Popolo where countless people gather to bring in the New Year and enjoy a variety of entertainment including a live music concert that continues well after midnight, only stop for around while the crowds enjoy the incredible fireworks display.
There will be several other celebrations taking place throughout the city as well, with several restaurants hosting exclusive pre-booked New Years Eve parties showcasing lots of dancing to the latest music genres. There are also plenty of taxis available late into the evening that can take you back your wonderful hotel in Rome.
For visitors who want to celebrate New Years Eve in Rome partying in a more “Night Club” way, the city won’t disappoint. The night club/indoor music venues include jazz clubs like the Cotton Club, places like the Blackout Disco and live club and Big Mama’s, a blues venue. There are even bars and restaurants that cater to the “gothic” scene and Latin dance clubs, always a fun way to bring in a new year.
Hotels for Xmas & NYE
You won’t have any difficulties finding a place to stay even for New Years Eve in Rome because the city and surroundings has virtually thousands of accommodations to choose from however booking your hotel well in advance is always a good idea, especially if you want the best possible choice. Some hotels to consider include Hotel Lord Byron near the Colosseum, the Pantheon Grand Hotel Plaza (close to the Spanish Steps), Campo de’ Fiori’s Hotel St. George, Parco dei Principi Grand Hotel or the Quirinale area’s La Griffe Luxury Hotel. No matter where you choose to celebrate New Years Eve in Rome, you can expect to have a wonderful time in this magnificent city.