If you’re looking for a last-minute New Year’s Eve getaway or staycation, there are still deals to be had—as long as you’re willing to wear a mask, practice social distancing and follow any Covid-19 travel restrictions where you’re visiting. Here’s a look at some packages you can book right now.
Kimpton Hotels’ Hangover Stayover Package
The Hangover Stayover package is available at 11 Kimpton Hotels, including Kimpton Aertson Hotel in Nashville, Kimpton Alton Hotel in San Francisco, Kimpton Cardinal Hotel in Winston-Salem, Kimpton George Hotel in Washington, D.C., Kimpton Hotel Fontenot in New Orleans, Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh, Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington, D.C., Kimpton Hotel Palomar Philadelphia, Kimpton Hotel Palomar Phoenix, Kimpton Pittman Hotel in Dallas and Kimpton Taconic Hotel in Vermont.
You’ll get two nights’ accommodations from December 31, 2021, to January 2, 2022, a $25 dining credit to help fuel you up at an onsite restaurant on New Year’s Day and a “hangover survival kit” featuring a Liquid IV hydration mix, extra water bottles and snacks. Note that you must call each hotel directly (see the link above) or 1-800-KIMPTON to book this deal, you must reserve breakfast or brunch separately through each hotel’s restaurant and the package must be booked at least three days ahead. Rates vary by hotel.
New York City
Celebrate New Year’s Eve at The Standard, East Village, where your room comes with a bottle of Champagne so you can toast the new year in style. There’s also a party that night at NO BAR from 9:30 p.m. until about 2 a.m. with tunes spun by DJ DickByAir and special guests Phairyz and Mecca if you feel so inclined. Rates start at $484 a night for the Go Big for Bubbles package. Note that guests wishing to attend the party must RSVP through this link, be prepared to show proof of vaccination and bring evidence of negative test results from a Covid-19 test taken within 48 hours of the event.
The Kimpton Banneker Hotel’s 2022 The Eclipse Package includes two nights’ accommodations in a premium-level room, a VIP welcome amenity, waived daily amenity fees, entry to the New Year’s Eve party at the newly opened Lady Bird Rooftop Bar, a five-course dinner for two including wine, brunch for two on New Year’s Day and an extra $50 dining credit to use at the hotel. Rates start at $450 a night with a two-night stay requirement.
The Central Station Hotel Memphis is hosting a New Year’s Eve party at its onsite bar and lounge, Eight & Sand, starting at 9 p.m., featuring tunes spun by DJ Spanish Fly. Rates start at $362 a night (or $399 a night including breakfast) if you choose to make a staycation of it.
Holston House Nashville is offering luxury accommodations, a bottle of sparkling wine, New Year’s Eve party favors so you can ring in the new year and a glass of Champagne at midnight as part of its NYE package when you stay the night of December 31, 2021. Rates start at $481 a night.
Just 10 minutes from the city center, Valley Hotel Homewood Birmingham is offering a special New Year’s Eve package from $375 a night that includes dinner for two at Ironwood Kitchen and Cocktails, Champagne upon arrival 4 p.m. late checkout on New Year’s Day and complimentary valet parking.
About 90 minutes north in Huntsville, boutique hotel 106 Jefferson has two New Year’s Eve deals to choose from. The Ultimate NYE Extravaganza package, from $849 a night, includes luxury accommodations, a five-course dinner for two at the onsite restaurant Revivalist, complimentary valet parking, a bottle of sparkling wine and party favors to help you celebrate. The Rooftop Masquerade package, from $724 a night, includes an overnight stay, access to the rooftop masquerade party happening that night at Baker & Able and a bottle of sparkling wine.