Your Ultimate Guide to Celebrating New Year 2019 in Metro Manila

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Ready to bid 2018 adieu? Make sure you ring in 2019 in style. We give you a list of the coolest spots in the metro where you, your family and friends can wine, dine and make your countdown to 2019 an unforgettable one.

Eastwood City

Party your way to this year’s last hours at the Eastwood-Quezon City New Year Countdown to 2019 on December 31,2018!

The party starts at 6pm at the Eastwood Mall- Open Park with special entertainment from December Avenue, Karylle, IV of Spades, Ben & Ben, Moira and Bamboo! Plus, end your year with a bang by witnessing the dazzling Star Drop and Fireworks Display at exactly 12MN

City of Dreams

 City of Dreams Manila ushers in a sparkling 2019 with a grand New Year’s Eve countdown celebration at two of its thrilling entertainment venues – The Garage and CenterPlay.

With free-flowing drinks, great food, exhilarating activities and exciting hourly draws, the New Year’s Eve festivities highlight riveting live performances from City of Dreams Manila’s best talents including The Garage GTV Unplugged band Ice Bucket and CenterPlay’s most sought-after bands:  Silk, Higher Ground, and Moranos.

Revelers at The Garage can also opt to avail of the special New Year’s Eve promo that includes crudités platter of taro chips, mixed nuts, vegetable crudités and assorted dips that comes with free flowing red, white, and sparkling house wines and draft beers at Php 1, 500 nett per person. Guests below 18 years old can relish a platter of mini Angus beef burger with cheddar cheese and fries together with free-flowing chilled juices, signature iced tea, and sodas at Php 600 nett. Promo package includes a wristband and New Year’s Eve Countdown party favors. 

There is no minimum or cover charge for the New Year’s Eve Countdown party at The Garage. Party packages at CenterPlay include a glass of Moet Chandon Brut and food and beverage consumables starting at Php 2,000 nett per person. For inquiries, call 800-8080 or e-mail or visit

Solaire Resort & Casino

Come and celebrate the Wonderful Holidays at Solaire on December 31 and January 1 of the new year with hard-to-resist offers that are best shared.

  • Oasis: Oasis’ Festive Afternoon Tea warms up the jovial mood for Php1,388+*. Aside from plates of sweets and savories, it also has a Wine Buffet and Make Your Own Sangria offer. All of these you can enjoy while being serenaded by OPM artists Shiela Valderama-Martinez, Carla Guevarra – Laforteza, Cris Villonco, David Ezra and Gian Magdangal on December 31from 8PM until 12:15AM of New Year’s Day.
  • Finestra: Finestra in all its Italian glory, chimes the bells with its rich traditions found a show-stopping New Year’s Eve Dinner at Php4,750+* providing a promising glimpse to what is in store ahead.
  • Yakumi: Its New Year’s Eve Dinner aims to welcome the incoming glory with its abundant Yakumi Festive Kaiseki for Php4,750+* that boasts the best of Japan.
  • Red Lantern: Ringing in a renewed hope, its New Year’s Eve Dinner offers prosperity in a more extravagant spread laid out across another three Set Menus priced at Php4,000+*, Php5,000+* and Php6,000+*.
  • Waterside: Their New Year’s Eve Dinner at Php2,800+* will bring families closer with its menu that features an assortment of family-style main course options.
  • Fresh: Fresh lets its guests relish the best delicacies from East to West with a special performance by its Singing Chef during dinners, plus surprises ahead.  Their New Year’s Eve Buffet is Php4,000+* and New Year’s Day Festive Dinner Buffet is at Php3,600+*.

New World Makati Hotel

Look back to the year that was and welcome the New Year with a grand celebration at New World Makati Hotel!

Gather your loved ones and stay with us on New Year’s Eve. Book our room package with exclusive rates starting at PHP9,000, with complimentary breakfast for two adults and two kids below seven years old, and a 20% discount to our Countdown to 2019 party.

Party in style as the clock strikes midnight. Dance the night away in our epic Countdown to 2019 at the Ballroom, with music from the Blue Grass Band and DJ Yhana Nicole. Choose from our two beverage packages, in Sparkle or Shine, starting at PHP2,500 per person, with midnight snacks.

Or, spend an intimate night with friends while sipping on festive cocktails at The Lounge as you look forward to the coming year.

Welcome a spectacular 2019 at New World Makati Hotel—the best location in Makati City.

Marriott Hotel Manila 

Our New Year’s Eve will be a multitude of ways to be entertained. We go full throttle with an exciting evening and we’re bringing the biggest artists in music and comedy. We’re featuring premium cocktails and 5-star dining. Music, dancing, and pulsating club music in the Philippines’ largest hotel ballroom. 

They will also be having a mass, dinner, and a show which will be featuring performances by Ronnie Liang, Sam Concepcion, Randy Santiago, and Saraah Geronimo on December 31. SVIP tickets are priced at P17000. 

Word to the wise, this is Manila’s biggest countdown party and seats fill up fast. If you don’t want to be left standing out on the street, reserve tickets as soon as possible, (632) 988 9999. 

I'M Hotel

Spend a magical evening at our stunning jellyfish bar and usher in the new year at the very top. Be one of the privileged few to experience unobstructed 360-degrees of fireworks lighting up the city skyline and party the night away at this all-inclusive bash. Countdown with us at the top of I’M Hotel’s sky bar with a 360-degree view of the fireworks!

Coming to you with its second installment, Antidote’s New Year’s Eve party is an extravaganza not to be missed. Following last year’s sold out event, this year’s countdown to 2019 is set to be even brighter, with back-to-back live DJs hitting the decks all night. Each ticket comes with access to a 3-hour open bar, a buffet of bar bites, and a complimentary sparkling toast at the stroke of midnight. You will even get to take home a new year loot bag.

For those looking to party even harder, special champagne and bottle packages await, with Antidote’s champagne train unveiling for the very first time on that night. A new year’s eve staycation package that comes bundled with tickets and other bonus inclusions can also be purchased on

Group reservations of 8 and above are entitled to reserve a table, subject to availability. Tickets are available for purchase at Php 3,600 and will cost Php 4,000 on the day of the event itself. To reserve yours before they get sold out, please email or call +632 7557 888

Okada Manila

Prepare for the most colorful night of the year, as Okada Manila brings together a feast to delight your senses.

On December 31, the entire property will be lit up in the brightest lights and beams shooting up straight to the skies. Something special awaits guests of every age and preference at Okada Manila, including special shows, an exclusive concert, and scrumptious culinary offerings.

It’s truly an evening for the books at the Grand Ballroom with A Legendary Countdown Concert—a luxurious evening filled with memorable music, sumptuous food, and free-flowing drinks. This special dinner buffet and entertainment countdown will bring guests performances from OPM Legends Hajji Alejandro, Marco Sison, and Rey Valera, as well as Hazel Faith and the Manila Sound Project, hosted by Nikko Ramos and Janeena Chan.

Don your best semi-formal dinner wear for a night you’ll never forget filled with well-loved tunes, surprises, and giveaways. Tickets are available in two tiers: Gold (P8,888.00) and VIP (P10,888.00).

Marco Polo Ortigas Manila

Don’t be late! Don’t be late! The clock is ticking for a new year! Look through the stunning skyline of the metro, as you raise your glass or teacups to the magical year that was, and fall down deep into a wonderful beginning of a new year.

Cover charge at PHP 1,500 per person Includes one (1) welcome drink Crowd-favourite Real Groove Band takes the stage from 9:30 PM onwards.

Book until 29 December 2018. For tickets, call (02) 720 7720, or email

31 December 2018
8:00 PM to 2:00 AM
Vu’s Sky Bar and Lounge, Level 45

Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila

Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila transports guests to the extravagant and colorful carnival of New Orleans this New Year’s Eve with MARDI GRAS! Welcome 2019 in style with Sofitel’s signature celebration with sumptuous culinary offers, live musical entertainment featuring Arriba and The Bloomfields, breathtaking fireworks display by the bay and an exciting lucky draw for a round-trip ticket to your dream destination worth Php80,000.

Early Bird rate is set at Php4,640 (Php 5,799 regular rate) per person inclusive of applicable government taxes and service charge.

Novotel Manila

Welcome 2019 with a bang at The 6th Pool Bar & Lounge with our New Year’s Countdown Party. Tickets at Php 2,019 nett per person, inclusive of two drinks and tapas buffet.

Get ready for 2019 with our New Year’s Eve Dinner at Food Exchange Manila from 6 – 10 pm for Php 2,588 nett per adult or Php 3,888 nett per adult which already includes access to the New Year’s Eve Countdown Party at The 6th Pool Bar & Lounge. Dinner includes 1 round of sparkling, red or white wine. Kids 12 and below eat free and those ages 13-17 years at Php 1,294 nett per person.

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