See ’17 out in style! We’ve handpicked eight of the best New Year’s Eve ranch vacation celebrations happening in the US this holiday season! Which will you choose?
C Lazy U Ranch’s New Year’s Eve Holiday party
27 December, 2017 – 1 January, 2018
Lookin’ for a real festive blowout to see in the New Year? Join C Lazy U Ranch, Colorado at their New Year’s Eve Holiday Party with a live country performance by the world-famous country music artist Buckstein. Get the party started with not one, but TWO New Year’s Champagne toasts, at 10pm and midnight! With special dude ranch vacation discounts, appearances and activities, you’ll experience a truly great Western New Year’s family ranch celebration.
Top50 tip: Bring your best Western wear and cowboy boots; this ranch New Year’s party kicks off after a gourmet four-course dinner in the Main Lodge dining room.
Price: From $550 pppn for a five-night minimum stay over the dates above
What's included: It’s an all-inclusive ranch vacation! Meals, supervised children’s program and most ranch activities
Vista Verde Ranch New Year’s Week
30 December 2017 – 6 January 2018
A New Year’s ranch vacation week at Vista Verde Ranch, Colorado will certainly set you in good spirits for 2018! The ranch New Year’s highlight will be the Cowboy’s New Year’s Eve celebration, where everyone – young or old – can join in. Adults will enjoy a deluxe wine pairing dinner, while the kids romp in the barn loft with a fun meal and games. To ring in the New Year ranch style, everyone will gather in the stunning Great Room for a boot-stomping barn dance, finished off with a firework show out in the twinkling snowy valley.
Top50 tip: The ranch’s children’s programme is excellent, so there’s no need to worry about the little ones having fun, too!
What’s included: It’s all-inclusive! Everything from your alcoholic beverages to your extra ski lessons and transport into town
Price: From $3,925pp
Colorado Winter Wonderland at The Home Ranch
27 December 2017 – 3 January 2018
Join The Home Ranch for a luxury ranch vacation this New Year’s Eve – this amazing dude ranch is listed as one of the ‘1,000 Places To See Before You Die’! Revel in their exquisite ranch vacation holiday cuisine and festivities, or just relax and watch the snow fall from the comfort of the lodge or your own snug cabin; each has its own hot tub on the porch! Walk out your front door and enjoy almost every winter activity imaginable: with 20 miles of Nordic skiing, sledding, tubing, snowshoeing and sleigh rides on your doorstep, it’s the perfect holiday setting for every taste and generation.
Top50 tip: As Colorado’s only Relais & Chateaux affiliated-guest ranch, you are guaranteed excellent hospitality and cuisine
What’s included: It’s all-inclusive! Enjoy free shuttle service to and from Steamboat Springs Airport (HDN), valet ski shuttle service to and from Steamboat ski area, and ski and snowshoe guides, gear, equipment, lessons, and more!
The Ranch at Rock Creek’s Midnight in Montana
26 December, 2017 – 2 January, 2018
If the height of luxury is what you’re looking for from your New Year’s ranch vacation, look no further! Join The Ranch at Rock Creek for their Midnight in Montana New Year’s Eve ranch festivities, starting with a special culinary experience and New Year ranch Saloon party. Delight in the live music by Sho Down and a countdown to midnight as epic fireworks light up the starry Montana sky.
Top50 tip: Recover from the Western New Year’s Eve ranch celebrations and have a go at the many on-ranch activities! From snow sports to Aquavit tasting, to hiking, horse riding and more, you can also head to the spa to wind down.
Price: From $2,000 per accommodation, per night, based on standard occupancy
What's included: It’s all-inclusive! Enjoy luxury accommodations, farm-to-table meals, snacks, premium wine, beer and spirits, many outdoor activities, and round-trip ground transportation to and from Missoula, Butte and Anaconda airports.
Triple Creek Ranch Western New Year’s Eve Party
31 December, 2017 – 1 January, 2018
Triple Creek Ranch welcomes the New Year in with their Western New Year’s Eve Party. Guests at the ranch this New Year’s Eve will relax over a candle-lit four-course dinner, followed by an evening of games and entertainment at the owner’s residence. Clink glasses at midnight with a champagne toast and incredible fireworks in the winter sky above Elk Meadow.
Top50 tip: The ranch is a retreat for adults and children, 16 years and older
Price: $1,050 per couple, per night, based on double occupancy
What's included: It’s all-inclusive! Enjoy your own private log cabin, all meals, house wines, spirits and beers, and a range of exciting outdoor activities
A New Year’s Celebration at The Resort at Paws Up
29 December, 2017 – 1 January, 2018
See out the last of ’17 in style at The Resort at Paws Up! Spend your days trying wintery outdoor adventures like snowmobiling, horseback riding, snow tubing and cross-country skiing (to name a few), then get cozy with movie nights and down-time. And when it’s time to ring in the New Year, celebrate in spectacular fashion at the ranch's New Year Celebration; the dazzling night will begin with an elegant, five-course dinner, culminating with fire dancers, fireworks and a live performance by American Idol’s Crystal Bowersox.
Top50 tip: You’ll get a 10% discount off the lodging portion of 5 days/4 nights of accommodations in a luxury home
Price: $623, based on two adults and two children staying in a Meadow Home, over a four-night minimum stay
What's included: It’s all-inclusive! All daily meals, non-alcoholic beverages and a selection of beer, wines and liquors, taxes and service fees, airport transfers to and from Missoula International Airport, and on-property transportation. You’ll also get a half-day activity credit per person, per day.
Winter Retreat to Wyoming Dude Ranch Red Reflet
November, 2017 – 31 March, 2018
Venture to Red Reflet Ranch this holiday season for a winter ranch New Year’s vacation that combines luxury, limitless outdoor recreation and remote winter splendor. Explore the ranch's 30,000 stunning acres on snowshoe, cross-country skis, snowmobile, or horseback. Once you’re done outdoors, sample fine wine tastings, ranch-to-table haute cuisine, massages and yoga classes. Guests even get their own private, fully-stocked luxury chalet with hot tub, Wi-Fi, satellite TV, board games and more! A perfect family getaway for this New Year’s Eve.
Top50 tip: Also the ideal ranch vacation for adrenaline junkies, Red Reflet boasts four canyon zip-lines and a climbing wall amongst myriad other awesome activities!
Price: From $560pppn
What's included: It’s all-inclusive! Enjoy beer, wine and spirits, all ranch activities, accommodations and meals
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