Although it’s a very different kind of New Year Celebration around the world, it’s still happening in some of our region’s capitals.  Here some of our  picks from Amman to Manama, from Michelin star dining to cocktails and dancing till the early hours of 2021.

Amman, Jordan

W Hotel Amman


  • The New Years Eve Bash at MESH at W Amman is the place to spark up the New Year with energy, as you dance the night away & hit repeat to the boldest beats. (from 5 pm – 9 pm Subject to change) . For reservations contact the W Amman, Tel: +962 6 510 8888


Cairo, Egypt



  • A Japanese Inspired Five Course set New Year’s Dinner Menu at the iconic just re-opened Sapporo Japanese Restaurant at the Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino will give the end of this year and the start of a new year an exotic touch. To continue to the early morning hours of January 1st, 2021 sip into your favorite cocktails at Studio70 Bar or enjoy a Teatro Night at ElMawardia. For reservations contact the Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino, Tel.: +202 333 69700


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  • The Four Seasons Nile Plaza prepares for a spectacular New Year’s Eve at Bullona restaurant where Chef Cristian Lisci will headline the night with a decadent four-course dinner, and DJ Ben flying in from Milan will keep things live up to the countdown and beyond.  For reservations contact The Four Seasons Nile Plaza on reservations.cai@fourseasons.com


Dubai, UAE

Palazzo Versace Dubai


  • Palazzo Versace Dubai are the curators of the most fabulous New Year’s Eve experiences. Following cocktails and canapes on the Mosaico terrace starting at 7pm guests will move to their favorite restaurant where they will enjoy a phenomenal New Year’s Eve dinner followed by the after party at the Central Pool where DJ Tim and a live band will entertain guests all through the night, with plenty of 1001 Arabian Nights surprises thrown in for marvelous measure.  For reservations contact Palazzo Versace Dubai, Tel.: +971 4 556 8888


Indochine Dubai


  • The chicest celebration this NYE at Indochine,  inspired by the 80’s, the decadent decade that was the height of New York City Cool. An early seating starts at 6 PM. The second round kicks off at 9:30 PM. Along with the a la carte menu, a bespoke special menu will be curated by Chef Steven Nguyen. The entertainment by the South City Rollers (from 7 PM to 10 PM) and Tom Crane (from 10 PM to late.  For reservations contact Indochine by Reservations@Indochinedxb.com or call +971 4 208 9333


Manama, Bahrain

chef Wolfgang Puck


  • Ring in the New Year with live music and an enhanced menu that includes special delicacies such as beluga caviar Italian and chestnut agnolotti at Cut by Wolfgang Puck at the Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay. Guests get to craft their own dining experience with an a la carte menu of their choosing. An optional special four course set menu curated by Executive Chef Brian Becher is also available on request. For reservations contact the Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay, Tel.: +973 1711 5044


Kuwait City, Kuwait

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  • If you’re looking for the perfect destination to celebrate the new year in Kuwait, look no further, we got it covered for you. The chic Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa has exciting New Year’s packages that will surely get you into 2021 in style with live DJs and and and amazing fireworks show.  For reservations contact the Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa, Tel.: +965 2226 9600