Cancun is famous the world over for its nightclubs. It is said that Cancun has something for everyone, and this is especially true after dark. While several splashy discos dominate the scene, most resort hotels offer live lobby music as well.
Cancun nightlife means fun and entertainment: dance clubs, bars, parties, festivals, shows, restaurants, live music bands, and all that. Musical mixes of excellent DJs and exciting live shows are often featured.
For those who love to dance, the Hotel Zone offers Cancun's best nightclubs. Special effects and laser and other state-of-the-art light shows provide a framework for non-stop music, which covers everything from rock and reggae to salsa and techno. Most have an all-you-can-drink cover charge.
Located right in the heart of Cancun's Hotel Zone, Coco Bongo is one of the hottest clubs in the area. What makes this nightclub so popular are the spectacular, wild shows that they put on, each and every night!
Hip hop, dance, trance, pop and the unforgettable greatest hits from the 70's and 80's are mixed by the best DJ's in town while every now and there is a pause while the acrobats fly from one side of the club to the other, circus acts perform on the stage, or a group of professional dancers do a tribute to disco music. Coco Bongo has state of the art audio and video equipment, and also features confetti explosions, balloons, and foam parties every now and then. One thing is for sure, the action never stops during a night at Coco Bongo!
One of Cancun's most popular clubs, Dady'O, first opened its doors at the very end of the 80's and still today it continues to host some of the best acts and the wildest nights in Cancun. Bikini contests, open bar promos, 80's and the 90's theme nights, as well as the best DJ' s from around the world playing dance, techno and pop hits all night long, are just some of the secrets of success for Dady'O.
On the other hand, Dady'O, is a magnet for young local people and spring breakers, since the events calendar features such attractions as wet T-shirt contests, bikini contests, or a search for the best male body.
Grand Mambo Cafe
You can't come all the way to Cancun and not try your hand at dancing to the rhythms of Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, and more, that's why you should have a night out at Grand Mambo Cafe. Everything about this club, from the decor to the friendly staff and crowd, gives it a very tropical feel, and the bands that play here, from all over the Caribbean and South America, are simply outstanding!
Las de Guanatos
Las de Guanatos has a varied selection of beer, micheladas and cocktails that perfectly complement the famous tortas ahogadas (a sauce covered sandwich). This inviting bar has outdoor tables where you can relax and watch the world go by. It is located in Plaza de Toros in downtown Cancun.
With a unique and captivating entrance, an open bar concept and all the best music, Mandala is the perfect option for those who wish to enjoy a cosmopolitan atmosphere and the nightlife in the Cancun Hotel Zone.
Palazzo is a glamorous, revolutionary club that breaks all the accepted traditions of the night. Discover the true vacation experience at this club, located in the Cancun Hotel Zone.
The glamorous and exclusive Rose Bar is a trendy option for those who want to enjoy a stylish night out in the Cancun Hotel Zone. It is strategically located at the ME Cancun. Rose Bar is definitely one of the clubs that you shouldn’t miss during your vacation. They offer live DJ entertainment Thursday through Saturday.
Visit the most fun and exciting place at Plaza Solare. The Black Pub is the best British pub in Cancun. It is located across from the B2B Hotel and Plaza and Plaza de Toros. A local favorite, this bar offers up a wide variety of international beers as well as great music and good company to create a truly unforgettable evening.
Surprise and delight your taste buds with the great selection of beer and wings served at Wing's Army. This wonderful bar is located on the third floor of Plaza Solare and has a terrace that offers spectacular views of Cancun.
Senor Frogs, in the Cancun Hotel Zone, has two different sides to it. During the daytime it is a fun tropical restaurant serving delicious hamburgers and other fast food, then in the evening it turns into a place to party where literally anything goes, from dancing the night away on the stage or on the bar while a band plays, to entering exciting contests organized by the animation staff, singing for the crowd, or even flying down a slide that ends in the Nichupte Lagoon!
The City is one of the biggest and best nightclubs not only in Cancun, but in all Latin America. This is due to the incredible live shows featured here that not only include acrobats, but also the best DJ's, rock bands and singers. Spread over three floors, The City features a total of nine bars that can keep the drinks flowing to a capacity crowd of 5000. The City also has state-of-the-art audio and video equipment, featuring huge flat screens so everyone in the audience can see the entire show. Paul Van Dyk, Tiesto, Ludacris, and Fergie are just some of the big-name artists who have performed at The City Cancun.