It’s nearly the end of the year and whether it’s been a good or a bad one, it deserves to be celebrated in style. If you haven’t made a booking, here is a list of places that will be hosting New Years Eve events.

Hapi Niu Yia sista!

Talented guitarist and vocalist Dan McIntyre will be bringing his skills to Vanuatu for three private shows at Reefers Bar and Grill.

Normal dining options and specials will be available and there’s no cover charge for the top class entertainment.

New Years day will be the bigger of the three events with a special emphasis on a daytime recovery session. Bookings recommended. 


The Grand Hotel and Casino is bringing in the new year with a 3 course meal and free glass of champagne for 8500vt per person.


Come send the year 2016 out Island style at Banyan Beach Bar’s NYE Tropical Beach Party featuring a Veal on the spit, Big Bon Fire, Roast Marshmellows, Dj DoZe playing sweet Ibiza style beats, Glow Sticks, Selection of Punch Cocktails, Tequila & Jager Guns, Champagne showers and the most important part….. Great memories.

Time: 5pm-3am

Entry: 800vt on the door includes a glass of JP Chenet Boozy Tropical Punch & glow stick wrist band.

Dress: Anything tropical ranging from Hawain shirts for the boys, Floral head pieces for the ladys, Leis, Boardies, Sarongs… you get the gist.

Food: Veal on the spit w/ french baguette and selection of sauces, bar snacks menu also available all night & roast your own marshmellows on the bon fire for dessert.

Discounted Beverages Specials: JP Chenet Bubbles on the rocks, Champagne, Themed shot list & Boozy Tropical punch.


Breakas Beach Resort is celebrating a Breakas Tropical Disco Fever New Years Eve 2016. See in the new year at the adults only resort.


Cafe Vila NYE Dinner at Nasama Resort on Pango Rd.

Gourmet 4-course menu including vegan options. Unlimited drinks until 9pm. Live music entertainment and fireshow at 9pm.

9500vt adults- 2500vt child (kids menu available, 5-12yr)

Bookings Essential. Contact 7728028 or email info@cafevila.vu.


 Les Nuits Colorees and the Rossi Restaurant invite you to a WHITE PARTY to celebrate NYE in Style in the best spot in Vila!

Dinner will start at 7pm. Buffet + welcome drink (7,000vt/adult and 2,500vt/kid)

Bookings for dinner are essential before 26 December, please call 29662 or email therossirestaurant@gmail.com

Party will start at 11pm! Entrance fee is 1,000vt, no bookings needed!


Warhorse Salon Restaurant and Bar: Diary New Years Eve at the War Horse for a Massive Party!!!!!!

Live music, cold drinks, specials on drinks, food stalls with a selection of exotic tastes as well as traditional roasts.

Phone: 26670 to secure your party table.


Iririki Island Resort: Bring in the New Year with a bang featuring a Gold and Silver Masquerade party with pre-dinner cocktails and canapes, a seafood and carvery buffet dinner with 4-hour free flowing house wines, local beers and basic spirits package held at Azure Restaurant and Infinity Bar & Café starting at 7pm.

Live band entertainment, Polynesian dancers, cultural shows and Fire Dance at midnight for your entertainment.

Adults – 16,500 VT / AUD$199.00
Children (13-17 years) – 8,500 VT / AUD$99.00
Children (4-11 years) – 5,000 VT / AUD$59.00
Children under 4 – FREE

Bookings are essentialiririki-nye

Dress in white for the night this New Years Eve at the Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu.

Welcome ‘2017’ at the Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu New Years Eve Market Dinner held on the Resort Beach.

Savour delicious flavours as you move from one market stall to the next and enjoy international delights from themed food stalls … then relax with family and friends on the beach or around the pool and enjoy the live entertainment all evening.

Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, where experiences are created and memories made.

Date: Saturday 31st December 2016
Venue: Resort Beach
Time: From 6pm
Cost: VT 5,000 per adult, VT 2,500 per child (ages 4-12)
Dress: All White

Beverages will be available for purchase on the night.

Bookings essential. P: 22040 E: sales.vanuatu@ihg.com


Moorings Hotel offers you a great value dining experience right by the ocean!

Including a 5-course degustation menu, music, custom performances, sparkling toast, and premium location for a what often is a terrific fireworks display in Port-Vila. Only 5900VT per person! Children under12 get 50% OFF!


Join Tamanu on the Beach resort for dining, dancing and fireworks to see in 2017.

Accommodation at local rates available. Dining off special blackboard menu with a complimentary glass of bubbles for all adult diners on arrival. No cover charge. Email dine@tamanuonthebeach.com for bookings. Reservations essential.


Enjoy an a la carte menu and specials at Stonegrill Restaurant for New Years Eve.