New Year breaks & getaways in the forest
Forest Holidays

New Year breaks & getaways in the forest

A natural celebration

See in the New Year together

There’s something magical about New Year breaks in your very own forest cabin… Unforgettable family feasts, group celebrations under the stars and bracing walks in the fresh air. Choose a log cabin with space for 10 guests for a reunion like no other, and opt for a log burner for an extra dose of cosy. Whichever cabin you choose for your short break, relax knowing there’s a private outdoor hot tub waiting for your arrival. From pine-covered Scottish mountains to hidden Norfolk meadows — start the year right in one of our 12 breath-taking locations. Say hello to a real fresh start on New Year’s Eve breaks in the UK’s most beautiful forests.

New year breaks 2023

Celebrate together in nature. Book ahead early for the best availability

Don’t wait around to book, prices and availability are subject to change. 
Prices correct as of 06/12/2023

 

Celebrate the start of 2024 in the forest

Celebrate the start of 2024 in the forest

Open up the group chat, choose from 12 inspiring forest locations and plan the perfect New Year’s Eve getaway in the forest. Hunker down in our cosy cabins, clink glasses in front of the log burner and feel closer to nature than you ever have before. A great way to catch up before the year ends.

Plenty of space to reconnect and celebrate together

  • 1-10 guests
    4-5 bedrooms
    Golden Oak Treehouse

    A treehouse nestled in the forest with an extra bedroom across a rope bridge. Great for family get-togethers or celebrating NYE with friends. Sleeps up to 10.

     

    Hot tub

    Log burner

    Barbecue

  • 1-2 guests
    1 bedrooms
    Golden Oak Hideaway

    A cosy cabin for two in the forest. Great for New Year’s Eve celebrations and secluded weekends away. 

     

    Hot tub

    Log burner

    Barbecue

  • 1-6 guests
    2-3 bedrooms
    White Willow Premium

    The newest addition to our cabin collection and available at Delamere Forest, Garwnant and Keldy. Ideal for stylish celebrations with an outdoor kitchen and pizza oven. Enjoy early 2pm check-in also included.

    Hot tub

    Log burner

    Outdoor kitchen

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Wander through our winter lights

Take a wintery walk on our mini woodland trail

Step into a sparkling corner of the forest, alight with twinkling lights and woodland animals. Under the moonlit sky, there’s no better place to find your festive #ForestFeeling. Back this year at Blackwood Forest and new to the Forest of Dean for 2023.

 

Book your winter break

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Things to do over your New Year holiday

Something to look forward to

Cycling holidays
Cycling holidays

Forest Rangers
Forest Rangers

In-cabin spa
In-cabin spa

Walking and hiking
Walking and hiking

 

 

Inspiration for your New Year breaks

Do as much or as little as you like on your forest staycation

 

 

Here's how you could be spending New Year's Eve in the forest🥂

Don't forget to tag us in your celebrations and outdoor adventures with #ForestFeeling

Glasses of prosecco in front of the log burner by @cefai
children playing and exploring on a walking holiday
Dog relaxing next to the log burner at Forest Holidays by @gretel_the_hearingdog
Family den building at Forest Holidays
Golden Oak Treehouse at Forest Holidays by @victoria_foulger
Hot tub view at Strathyre, Forest Holidays by @gwylie
Couple sat in the hot tub at Forest Holidays

 

 

January escapes

How to find your Forest Feeling in the new year

  • Take a moment to breathe in that crisp winter air
  • Explore the forest on two wheels, on horseback or on a Segway
  • Pop into local pubs, restaurants, markets and shops
  • Indulge with an in-cabin spa treatment (or two)
  • Get together for a winter barbecue out on the decking
  • Meet our Forest Rangers (and the resident winter wildlife)
  • Grab a hot chocolate from the Forest Retreat…then head out on a bracing woodland walk
  • Sink into your bubbling hot tub to watch the stars come out

Book your january break

 

 

Frequently asked questions

Can I stay at a cabin over New Year’s Eve?

Our cabins are the ideal place to spend New Year’s Eve! Imagine yourself starting the New Year in a woodland cabin, with the luxury of a bubbling hot tub on your decking. Choose from a weekend break commencing on Friday 29 December 2023 - 1 January 2024, or extend your break and stay for a week-long New Year break commencing on Friday 29 December 2023 - 5 January 2024. Let us inspire you with our top 10 reasons to spend New Year’s Eve in a cabin in the woods.

Can Champagne be ordered to our cabin?

Yes, Champagne can be delivered to your cabin along with other treats and extras to make the most of your New Year celebrations! Start your day with an indulgent Champagne breakfast, or pre-order our wine cellar selection or tosti prosecco magnum! Treat yourself to something sweet with our fizz and chocolates. Explore your options in your online account, and create the perfect break.

What is open at Forest Holidays on New Year’s Eve?

All our facilities are open over New Year’s Eve. Our Forest Retreat, restaurant, café, and bar will be open with festive opening hours so don’t forget to check on arrival. In-cabin delivery is also available throughout the festive season so you can take a break from cooking and let us deliver you a feast, take a look at our menus when you arrive!

What are the best things to do on New Year’s Day?

If you’re looking for things to do on New Year’s Day, why not start with a walk along one of the many forest trails around location. Then return to your cosy cabin for a traditional roast and film night with the family. With our in-cabin entertainment package you will have access to a range of films with something for everyone, not to mention premium Wi-Fi, streaming, and live sport for that football game you just can’t miss!