Marbella - Nightlife

Marbella Nightlife

Marbella is famous throughout the world for its glitzy image and glamorous night life.  Many of the exclusive venues are located in Puerto Banus and on the Golden Mile.  many visitors who come to Marbella  come to party, and there is no shortage of late night bars, music bars and night clubs and restaurants. 

For the purposes of these listings:

Night Club is primarily a dance venue with a late (6 am / 7 am weekends) license. Most night clubs do not have an entrance fee except on special guest DJ or live band nights. Drinks will be more expensive. Groups will need to book a table in advance in the summer.

Music Bar will have a DJ or live music and a popular dance floor. It will be a more open atmosphere than a Night Club and probably a semi-late license (3 am / 4 am).

A Bar or Pub is primarily a place to meet friends and whilst it may also have music, sometimes live, and a dancing area it will not dominate and it will probably have a normal license and close at 2 am. Bar outdoor terraces in residential areas will close at 2 am.  

Night Clubs in Marbella

Olivia Valere

It's worth staying up late for this night club disco which is located on the Istan road near the Marbella Mosque. More >

Nikki Beach

Open only during the summer months, this exclusive Beach Club turns into a nightclub as darkness falls, with internationally known DJ's spinning the tunes. More >

La Suite Club

Boasting a fabulous fusion restaurant and decorated to resemble a Middle-Eastern souk, Suite is one of Marbella´s top nightspots More >

Buddha Marbella

Buddha Marbella is situated in central Marbella, every night features a themed party. More >

Night Clubs in Puerto Banus

Dreamers Disco

Dreamers which reopened 2018 was always known to many regulars to Marbella as the large nightclub oposite Puerto Banus. More >

Aqwa Mist

Popular sophisticated nightclub that hold 600 is famous for its luxury entrance where guests pass under a silver waterfall. More >


Pangea is a stylish South Beach-meets-the-souk nightclub with a sultry al fresco terrace. More >


Boasting stylish Indian decor, VIP Area, outdoor terrace for up to 100 people. More >

Scream Disco

As the name suggests it is a lively and often raucous venue, and Scream attracts a predominantly young crowd. More >

TIBU Disco

If you like house music, then there is no better club in Puerto Banus that TIBU. Big beds on the terrace of TIBU add to the luxury and opulence. More >

Bijou Banus

Bijous Banus has a large open terrace with full service, resident DJ bringing the up to the minute sounds. More >


Popular summer season nightclub at entrance to Puerto Banus. Themed nights. More >

Funky Buddha Banus

Funky Buddha Banus located on the second line in Puerto Banus. More >

Music Bars in Marbella

Champagne Room

Elegant late-night drink and dance venue, stylishly decorated to resemble the original Champagne Room of the 1960 More >

La Catarina

La Catarina Cerveza Artesana Marbella is the full name of this out-of-the-way alternative venue which has gained cult status. More >


Maya lounge by day and Maya disco bar by evening Marbella port, located in the Puerto Deportivo (Marina) More >


Lemmon disco bar in Marbella port, located in the Puerto Deportivo (Marina). More >

Big Boss

Discoteca in Marbella old town More >

Music Bars in Puerto Banus

News Cafe

News Café is one of the trendy bars in Puerto Banus. Located on the front line. Has many celebrity fans. More >

La Sala Bar

Convenient meeting place for those heading out to Puerto Banus complex, but also a first class venue in iuts own right with reasonable prices. More >

Linekers Lounge

Unique atmosphere of the largest bar in Puerto Banus, where every night live sports from around the world are broadcast on huge plasma screens. More >

Joys Live

Joys live used to be called 'Old Joy's' and is one of the longest open and popular pubs in Puerto Banus. More >

La Habana de Hemingway

La Habana de Hemingway is a cocktail bar with lively disco dance floor in Puerto Banus. More >

Bars in Marbella

The Local

The Local cafe bar lounge is located in Edificio Online, next to the Hotel Andalucia Plaza. More >

Bars in Puerto Banus

Astral Cocktail Bar

Popular open-air bar next to the entrance to the marina built like a wooden pirate's ship has been a fixture in Puerto Banus since 2002. More >

O'Grady's Pub

Bustling Irish bar located on the second line. Popular with young locals and tourists, many of whom are (not surprisingly) from Ireland. More >

Salduba Pub

Located in the corner of the marina on the front line with outdoor seating makes it the perfect location to sip a drink and people watch. More >

Sinatra's Bar

Very popular bar is an icon of the Puerto Banus marina front. An ideal place to relax during the day, while at night it transforms into a meeting place. More >

Here is a description of nine Malaga nightclubs namely La Suite Marbella, Olivia Valere, Pangea, Mirage, Momento, Mosh, News Café, TIBU, Funky Buddha, picked by BRIGHT. Read more on BRIGHT news>


Casino Nueva Andalucia - Puerto Banús
Vast casino. Live show during the summer. Part of the Andalucia Plaza Hotel. Open Monday to Thursday 8pm to 4am and Friday and Saturday 8pm - 5am. Roulette, blackjack and poker, plus a bar and restaurant in which to celebrate - or not. Don't forget your passport and dress quasi-formal or you won't get in. Art exhibitions held regularly all year. Don't miss their inaguration parties.   more>


Charity Galas

There are a number of Charity Gala events in Marbella each summer.


Starlite Festival

The Starlite Festival is a month-long music and cultural event held in July / August at the Cantera de Nagüeles, in Marbella. More >