Colosseum Hotel

So why not get away from it all and count down to 2018 somewhere more exotic?

It's not too late to toast 2017 from a beach in balmy Jamaica or aboard a Mediterranean cruise ship dropping in on cities including Rome with its Colosseum.

img alt=" Visit the Colosseum on a Mediterranean Cruise" data-src="https://www.thesun.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nintchdbpict0003716287971.jpg?strip=all&w=960" height="2816" width="4224""> Visit the Colosseum on a Mediterranean Cruise
Visit the Colosseum on a Mediterranean Cruise

We've scoured the web for the best last minute bargains.

From Alpine parties and cosy English cottages, we have a lastminute deal to suit every taste.

In the UK

img alt=" Donnington Valley Hotel and Spa in Newbury hosts a great New Year's party" data-src="https://www.thesun.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nintchdbpict000371858797.jpg?strip=all&w=640" height="427" width="640""> Donnington Valley Hotel and Spa in Newbury hosts a great New Year's party
Donnington Valley Hotel and Spa in Newbury hosts a great New Year's party

Newbury, Berkshire from £425pp

How about a two-night party break for singletons? Stay at the 4H Donnington Valley Hotel, above, with Friendship Travel. Price includes a champagne reception, five-course dinner with wine, New Year's Eve party and late brunch. For details see friendshiptravel.com or call 0289 446 2211.

Brighton from £92.25pp

Spend New Year's Eve with the family at The Old Ship Hotel. Includes a three-course dinner, half bottle of wine, DJ, and a full English breakfast. Children can join too. The one-night stay is based on two adults and two children sharing. See thecairncollection.co.uk/oldship.

In the sunshine

img alt=" See in the New Year from a long sandy beach in Jamaica" data-src="https://www.thesun.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nintchdbpict000371628763.jpg?strip=all&w=960" height="2417" width="4000""> See in the New Year from a long sandy beach in Jamaica
See in the New Year from a long sandy beach in Jamaica

Jamaica from £1,399pp

Swap bubbly for rum with seven nights' all-inclusive at the 3.5H Mangos Jamaica. Based on two sharing a Garden View King Room, with transfers and Gatwick flights on December 31. See holidayplace.co.uk or call 020 7644 1770.

Malta from £587pp

Spend seven nights' half board at 4H Ramla Bay Resort. It is based on two sharing, with transfers and Gatwick flights on December 29. See mercuryholidays.co.uk, call 0333 005 0974.

Fuerteventura from £485pp Unwind with seven nights' self-catering at the 4H Pierre et Vacances Fuerteventura Origo Mare Holiday Village, including flights from Birmingham departing December 30. See loveholidays.com.

In the snow

img alt=" The stylish Hotel Terminal Niege Totem offers incredible alpine views from the pool" data-src="https://www.thesun.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nintchdbpict000371630630.jpg?strip=all&w=960" height="3616" width="5424""> The stylish Hotel Terminal Niege Totem offers incredible alpine views from the pool
The stylish Hotel Terminal Niege Totem offers incredible alpine views from the pool

Les Deux Alpes, France from £899pp

With mountains, live music and apres-ski, new year party spots don't get better. Stay at Chalet Hotel Berangere for one week from December 31, 2017. Includes flights, transfers, childcare, and chalet board (breakfast, afternoon tea, dinner). See markwarner.com or call 033 3305 7429.

Flaine, France from £779pp

Try a seven-night ski holiday on a half-board basis at the 3H Terminal Neige Totem in Flaine, above. Includes transfers and return flights from Gatwick to Geneva departing December 30. Price is based on four sharing. See inghams.co .uk/ski-holidays or call 01483 791 114.

In the city

img alt=" Experience the atmosphere of Times Square on December 31" data-src="https://www.thesun.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nintchdbpict000371856377.jpg?strip=all&w=960" height="2002" width="3000""> Experience the atmosphere of Times Square on December 31
Experience the atmosphere of Times Square on December 31

Las Vegas from £845pp

Hit the strip on this fournight break, staying at the Circus Circus Hotel and Casinos. Includes return flights from Gatwick on December 28 and accommodation on a room-only basis. See traveltrolley.co.uk or call 0208 843 4400.

Dubai from £1,049pp

See the amazing New Year's Eve fireworks with four nights' room-only at the 3H Regent Beach Resort with a pool 100m from the beach. Based on two sharing and flights from Heathrow, departing December 29. See loveholidays.com.

NYC from £1,049pp

Watch the ball drop in Times Square, above, with three nights' room-only at the 4H The James New York NoMad, including BA flights from Heathrow on dates from December 29, 2017 to January 1, 2018. Book by December 20 at travelbag.co.uk.

On the waves

img alt=" Stop off in Madeira on a two week cruise around the Med" data-src="https://www.thesun.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/nintchdbpict000371628771.jpg?strip=all&w=960" height="2832" width="4256""> Stop off in Madeira on a two week cruise around the Med
Stop off in Madeira on a two week cruise around the Med

Fourteen-night Cuban cruise from £1,449pp

Leave winter for a Caribbean cruise. Fly to Montego Bay, Jamaica to board the Marella Discovery 2 and sail for 14 nights with stops including George Town, Cayman Islands and Havana, Cuba. Fly back from Montego Bay. Based on two sharing an Inside Stateroom, all-inclusive, with flights from Gatwick departing December 27. See cruise1st.co.uk or call 0808 301 4701.

Twelve-night Europe cruise from £1,149pp

Sail into 2018 aboard MSC Orchestra from Marseille, visiting Med ports including Madeira, above, Casablanca, Malaga and Civitavecchia near Rome. Departs December 29.

Based on two sharing an Inside Stateroom fullboard with flights from Heathrow and transfers. See cruise1st.co.uk or call 0808 301 4701.

Source : https://www.thesun.co.uk/travel/5113595/say-hello-to-2018-in-style-with-these-last-minute-breaks-for-all-tastes/

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