Do you also ask yourself every year how you want to spend your New Year's Eve and the holidays between the years? How about a New Year's Eve holiday in the most beautiful locations in Germany?

Whether an idyllic short break by the sea or in the mountains, a city trip to a New Year's Eve party or a festive New Year's Eve dinner to enjoy – we give you the best tips for a successful New Year's Eve.

Celebrate New Year's Eve in pure idyll

Let your year end peacefully and enjoy a relaxing New Year's Eve holiday by the sea, in the mountains or in another idyllic place in Germany.

New Year's Eve holiday at the Baltic Sea

Kilometres of beaches, a lively promenade and the unspoilt nature in the hinterland make the Baltic Sea island of Rügen a relaxing holiday destination at the turn of the year. On the seafront you can experience the fireworks over the sea or you can eat in one of the many restaurants.

Accommodation on Rügen

Whether relaxing in the wellness area with saunas, heated pool and fitness area or taking a walk on the beach along the Binzer Promenade – the Seehotel in Binz on Rügen is the ideal starting point for a short holiday over the holidays.

New Year's Eve holiday at the North Sea

Slow down into the new year, you will arrive on the North Sea islands, which offer idyllic lakes, dunes and beaches. Cozy cafés, gourmet restaurants and wellness hotels round off your New Year's Eve holiday.

If you would like to celebrate New Year's Eve free, you should aim for the islands of Amrum, Föhr, Spiekeroog and Sylt. Here fireworks are forbidden at the turn of the year. So you can spend your New Year's Eve more relaxed with a romantic dinner or a cozy wellness period.

Accommodation on Sylt

Comfortable rooms with views of the dunes, excellent cuisine and a quiet sauna area await you at the Dorint Strandresort & Spa Sylt/Westerland. Spend your relaxing break at the turn of the year here with us at the North Sea.

New Year's Eve holidays in the mountains

Enjoy snow romance in the mountains on your New Year's Eve holiday! In the middle of the Sauerland lies the Winterberg ski area, where you can do winter sports during the holidays or explore the idyllic snow landscape on foot.

Accommodation in Winterberg

Nestled in the picturesque mountain landscape, the Dorint Resort Winterberg/Sauerland is located directly on the famous ski area "Postwiese". An in-house kids club, an indoor go-kart track and a large wellness area with beauty farm complete the offer.

Traveling the entire holidays

Would you like to use the entire holidays from Christmas to New Year to travel? Then discover other holiday destinations in Germany for your New Year's Eve and Christmas holidays. We also have tips for beautiful Christmas markets and the best cities for white Christmas in your luggage.

Warmed into the new year
Spend a romantic couple's holiday in the mountains or by the sea and at the same time let yourself be pampered in our wellness hotels. Enjoy a candle-light dinner together and warm your heart and mind in the sauna area.

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City trip with fireworks & cultural program

If you want to experience a big fireworks display, an exclusive New Year's Eve party or a special cultural program on New Year's Eve, you will find something in the big cities of Germany. We show you the best destinations for your New Year's Eve holiday and the right Dorint Hotel.

Germany's largest New Year's Eve celebration in Berlin

Up to 1 million visitors flock to the party at the Brandenburg Gate in the capital every year. Most of the time there is a spectacular fireworks display or a light show as well as prominent artists who warm up the audience. Tickets are free of charge – however, you should book them quickly with the provider and be there in time.

If you want to escape the hustle and bustle and experience special musical entertainment, you should not miss the New Year’s and New Year’s concerts of the Berlin Philharmonic.

Accommodation in Berlin

Hotel Dorint Kurfürstendamm Berlin is located right on the popular shopping street Kurfürstendamm in the heart of the City-West. During your New Year's Eve holiday, you can relax in the comfortable beds and in the spacious spa and fitness area. Whether sauna or massage – here you can recharge your batteries.

2. Fireworks over the Port of Hamburg

In the middle of Hamburg you can enjoy a special New Year's Eve spectacle at the Hamburg harbor at the level of the Landungsbrücken. In addition to the fireworks, the signal horns of the port ships ring the festive New Year. It is a little more peaceful on the Alster or during a fireworks trip on the Elbe including New Year's Eve buffet with sparkling wine and music.

Accommodation in Hamburg

In the beautiful district of Eppendorf you stay at the Dorint Hotel Hamburg-Eppendorf in comfortable rooms with a feel-good atmosphere. In the fitness and sauna area you will come into the new year strengthened!

3. Fireworks over the Rhine in Cologne

In front of the magnificent cathedral backdrop, you will experience a brilliant fireworks display over the Rhine in Cologne. On the banks of the Rhine you have an ideal view of the cathedral, but other outdoor locations also invite you to linger on New Year's Eve. If you book in time, you can also get a seat on the popular New Year's Eve ships – here you can experience the fireworks including party and all-inclusive buffet.

Accommodation in Cologne

In Cologne city centre you can stay luxuriously at the Dorint Hotel am Heumarkt Köln. Holmes Place Club has a fitness and wellness area with a hot tub, bio sauna and steam room.

4. Fireworks of entertainment in Düren

Less than 50 km southwest of the metropolis Cologne is the city of Düren. Enjoy an unforgettable New Year's Eve at the gates of the Northern Eifel, between Aachen and Cologne. With us at the Dorint Hotel Düren you are in perfect hands. In addition to a festive New Year's Eve dinner from a mix of buffet and menu, the best entertainment awaits you in the form of a musical dinner show and much more.

Accommodation in Düren

What could be better than being able to fall straight into bed from a New Year's Eve sauce? With the New Year's Eve package of our Dorint Hotel Düren you can do just that. Book now an evening of entertainment and culinary delights.

City trips over the holidays

Would you like to go on a city trip over the holidays or in the New Year? We give you more tips for the most popular city trips and sights at a glance.

Hotel offers for your New Year's Eve holiday in Germany

Discover special offers and packages for your New Year's Eve holiday in our Dorint Hotels in Germany.