Celebrate Oxford New Year’s Eve

We will not be holding New Year's Eve celebrations in 2023, sorry for the inconvenience.

New Year's Eve Gala Dinner

We will not be holding New Year’s Eve celebrations in 2023, sorry for the inconvenience

At Milton Hill House, we welcome you to our venue to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Oxford! Enjoy a lavish 5-course meal, DJ & dance floor, a glass of fizz at midnight, and a delightful drinks reception.

The full balance is payable 4 weeks prior to your party date either by debit or credit card. Menu choices, including dietary requirements, are required 4 weeks in advance of your party date. Please contact us for full allergy information. The venue reserves the right to suspend or terminate the event if circumstances beyond our control arise.

Celebrate the New Year at Milton Hill House

We have a night full of winter wonderland fun planned, starting at 6:30pm with a drinks reception. We understand that one of the best parts about New Year’s Eve is the food. That’s why our chefs have handcrafted a delicious 5-course meal for you to enjoy from 7pm. Take a browse below to see a sample of what’s on the menu and remember, we must have your food choices 6 weeks prior to the New Year’s Eve party in Oxford. You can also view some fantastic drink packages we have available.

Sample Menu

First Course

  • Cream of parsnip and apple soup Sourdough crouton, parsley and caper salsa Verde
  • Whipped chicken liver parfait, Caramelised onion and sultana chutney, toasted brioche

Second Course

  • Poached smoked trout rillette, horseradish and parsley mayonnaise, celeriac and Granny Smith salsa
  • Salad of beetroot, whipped feta, beetroot ketchup, radish, spiced seeded granola

Third Course

  • Fried polenta cake, creamed wild mushrooms, tarragon, wilted spinach, mushroom and soy ketchup
  • Braised beef feather blade, buttermilk mashed potato, smoked tomato puree, whole roasted tomato, kale, sourdough and thyme crumble
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Fourth Course

  • Pineapple carpaccio, passionfruit compote, champagne sorbet, mint syrup

Fifth Course

  • Dark chocolate and cherry mousse, roasted hazelnut and caramelised chocolate crumble, cherry puree

    Followed by tea, coffee & truffles

NYE Drinks Packages

Let’s get the party started!

A bar will be available on the evening but to avoid any queuing why not pre-order your drinks in advance and have them delivered directly to your table?

The Ultimate Drinks Package

2 x bottles of house red wine, 2 x bottles of house white wine, 2 x bottles of Prosecco, and a bucket of 10 beers

Wine Box Package

2 x bottles of house red wine, 2 x bottles of house white wine and 2 x bottles of rosé wine

Christmas Beer Package

A bucket of 10 x selected beers/lagers

Wine Discount Package

Discount off all pre-booked wine. Offer is not valid on other drinks packages.


Sustainable Christmas

To make Christmas more sustainable, at our Christmas events we will be using ethically sourced ingredients and serving Red Tractor Assured turkey. We will also be donating £1 per person to charity, instead of using crackers!

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Why not Make a Night of it?

Milton Hill House is a hotel in Abingdon and you can add accommodation & full English breakfast.

All our ensuite rooms come with complimentary toiletries, free Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities and a flat-screen TV.

Is there onsite accommodation available?

We have a selection of bedrooms available. Please contact us for rates and availability.

Car Parking?

There is plenty of free spaces to park your car. Alternatively ask us about details of local taxi companies or our accommodation options.

What is the minimum booking?

Join-a-party nights: The minimum booking we can accept is for two people, however small groups may be placed on a party table with other smaller groups.

Private Parties: If you have a private party booked; Friday & Saturday (minimum numbers of 80) and Sunday to Thursday (minimum numbers of 60).

Private dinners (minimum numbers of 10) are also available on request

How do I pay for my party booking?

A non-refundable deposit of 50% of the party is required by 2nd July 21 and the full balance is payable 4 weeks prior to your party date either by BACS or alternatively we can accept debit or credit cards.

I’ve pre-ordered a drinks package, how do I get it on the night?

These will be available on your table when you arrive. A bar is also available should you require further drinks throughout the evening.

Can we add people to our party?

Yes of course, the more the merrier as long as we aren’t sold out. Please contact us to amend your booking.

Is there an age restriction?

18 years and over.

Can we do a table plan for our party?

Yes, of course. Feel free to bring name cards to put on the table so everyone knows where to sit.

I have a food allergy; do I need to tell you?

That’s not a problem, please inform us when you make your booking and menu choices 4 weeks prior to your party date. We have full allergen information, should you wish to see this.

Is there a bar on the night?

A bar will be available. We are a cashless venue, so please remember to bring your debit or credit card.

Is there a dress code?

Our guests love getting dressed up and it really does add that extra special feeling to the night, so get those glad rags out and smarten up! No jeans, t-shirts, sports trainers or sportswear will be allowed.

What is the deposit and when do I have to pay in full by?
Joiner Parties: A non-refundable deposit of £10 per person is required when booking and the full balance is payable 6 weeks prior to your party date by BACS or alternatively we can accept debit or credit cards.
Private Parties: A non-refundable deposit of 50% is required when booking and the full balance is payable 6 weeks prior to your party date by BACS or alternatively we can accept debit or
credit cards.
Can each member of our party pay separately?

To keep things simple, we ask that payments are made via the main organiser of the booking.

Are your Christmas parties sustainable?
We’ve made a commitment to reach Net Zero by 2030. All our parties will offer sustainable menus using British, ethically sourced ingredients wherever possible, including our Red Tractor Assured Turkey.
To minimise waste, we’ve switched from traditional crackers to a digital e-cracker prize drawer.
How do I book an upcoming Christmas celebration?

To book your Christmas or New Year’s Eve celebration at Milton Hill House please contact us by completing our form here.

Are you offering a New Year’s Eve party?

Unfortunately this year we will not be offering New Year’s Eve parties. 

Do you offer Christmas party packages?

We are offering Private and Joiner Christmas party packages, view our packages here:

Joiner Party Packages

Private Party Packages

Christmas Lunches

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