Lanzarote’s nightlife has plenty to offer for those who want to let their hair down and experience the island’s bustling party scene.
Although the island may be renowned for its family-friendly resorts and beautiful beaches, Lanzarote is home to some of the best nightclubs and bars in the Canary Islands, which will certainly keep you entertained until the early hours of the morning. When night falls, Lanzarote comes alive with a different mix of nightlife, depending on where you are on the island.
Check out all the major party hot spots across Lanzarote, from nightclubs to bars to typical Irish pubs.
Puerto del Carmen
Lanzarote’s lively capital, Puerto del Carmen, is where you’ll find holidaymakers flocking to experience the wildest nightlife on the island. You’ll find an extensive selection of restaurants, cocktail style bars and nightclubs where the party continues late into the night. As Lanzarote’s ‘main strip’, Avenida de las Playas is undoubtedly where you will encounter the liveliest of Lanzarote’s clubs and bars. Check out the best places to visit for a night to remember…
Tequila Lounge Bar
One of the most popular venues in Puerto del Carmen is the Tequila Lounge Bar, situated on the main strip at the front of Centro Atlantico. Enjoy a delicious dinner at the Tequila Bar before you start the night, and indulge in an extensive food menu, from grill to typical pub grub. After 10pm, party the night away with DJs from around the island and keep the cocktails and tequilas flowing.
If a night of live music is what gets you going, then The Island is the place for you. This bar plays a variety of music genres, including indie, rock, pop, reggae, jazz and metal, and also serves a delicious range of food if you want a bite to eat while you soak up the atmosphere. As the best live music bar on the island hosting great music six nights a week, this is certainly a popular choice for both the tourists and locals alike.
La Delicatezza Cocktail Bar
If you’re looking for a trendy and sophisticated night out on the island, then La Delicatezza Cocktail Bar will certainly satisfy your needs. Some of the finest cocktails on the island can be found here, with top mixologists creating every drink with professionalism and flair. They use fresh and homemade ingredients and beautifully present the cocktails, with each being served with decorative embellishments. With sensational views over the bay of Puerto del Carmen, this cocktail bar is the perfect place to sip on delicious drinks with a magnificent island view.
Mulligan’s Irish Bar
Mulligan’s Irish Bar sits on the main strip and is one of the most popular Irish bars in the resort, due to its excellent combination of delicious food, great beer and fantastic entertainment. Mulligan’s is extremely welcoming to families and party-goers alike, where everyone can enjoy the entertainment, live music, and top-notch Guinness.
Party the night away at Lanzarote Palace – one of the island’s hottest nightclubs. With its fun decorations, flashing lights, music and electrifying atmosphere, this spot will certainly have you on the dancefloor until the early hours. Lanzarote Palace closes at 6am, so let the DJs and cocktail experts keep you entertained from dusk till dawn.
Situated on the east coast of Lanzarote, Costa Teguise has a much more family-friendly feel to it, where you’ll find a whole load of traditional English pubs, family karaoke bars and delicious cocktail bars. There are, however, popular spots for those looking for a late night out on the island, where DJs and shots await you. Check out the best of Costa Teguise’s nightlife…
If you want to be the last man or woman standing, Jesters Bar is often the last bar closing in Costa Teguise. Sing along to the karaoke every night of the week and dance when DJs play the hottest songs on the dancefloor. With delicious food until 4am, a pool table and air conditioning to escape the heat, where better to be on the coast than this party hub?
Lively Lady Show Bar
If you’re looking for something a bit different than your usual club or cocktail bar, then head to Lively Lady Show Bar for a unique island experience. As one of the most infamous night time spots of all of Lanzarote’s holiday destinations, this venue hosts shows full of outrageous comedy and naughty innuendo. The atmosphere is infectious but is certainly more of a place for adults as opposed to families.
Looking for the best cocktails around? Hook Cocktail Bar is one of Costa Teguise’s hot spots if you’re thirsty for an expertly -made cocktail in a pleasant atmosphere. With outdoor seating, drink al fresco and witness all the fun on the Costa Teguise square.
The Star Bar
Costa Teguise’s nightlife not only caters to the raucous teens but also has pleasant spots for families to enjoy a night out, too. The Star Bar is the ideal family location which boasts energy, fun and entertainment. Sing your heart out for a night of karaoke, play a game of pool, or let the children enjoy the bar’s very own bouncy castle while you relax with a drink.
Playa Blanca is, again, more low-key than the bustling Puerto del Carmen, but certainly isn’t lacking in options for an enjoyable night out. Here are the major spots you don’t want to miss…
If you’re looking for a wild night in Playa Blanca, then Jungle Bar is the place for you. This club caters to a younger crowd who fill out the dance floors until 5am. Drag queens, live music and fire catchers are just a few of the perks at this hot spot.
Café del Mar
Party in style at Café del Mar – the trendiest venue in Playa Blanca and renowned for its chilled vibe and great music. Located in the beautiful Marina Rubicon, this island gem is perfect for sipping on a cocktail and taking in the mesmerising views of the marina.
Blue Note Jazz Bar
If you’re staying in Playa Blanca, then heading to the Blue Note Jazz Bar is simply a must. Also situated in the Marina Rubicon, this ultra-cool bar offers fabulous food, tapas and an exquisite cocktail menu.
Waikiki is one of the best places to be in Playa Blanca if you’re looking for a lively night out. After a few cocktail classics, from pina coladas to cosmopolitans, you will find yourself dancing until the early hours of the morning. With the island’s hottest DJs playing the tunes, and an outdoor terrace offering a chill out space to sit back and relax, Waikiki ticks all the right boxes.
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