The best places to enjoy Marbella nightlife

The town of Marbella in Costa del Sol is undoubtedly one of the most exclusive and glamorous destinations of Spain and the whole Mediterranean Riviera, attracting thousands of visitors from all over the world every year.

The days in Marbella are lazy, chilled and relaxed. Beach, golf or shopping are some of the most popular activities among visitors and residents. The nights, on the other hand, are lively, extravagant, opulent and decadent, especially during the summer.

If you are thinking of visiting this amazing destination soon to look for properties to buy, you cannot miss our guide to make the most of the Marbella nightlife.

During the high season, the vibrant Marbella nightlife can be enjoyed seven nights per week.  International DJs visit the most renowned clubs and the hip rooftop bars are open from dusk until dawn.

After dining in one of the many amazing restaurants that the area offers (please check our post on the best restaurants to eat in Marbella), it is time to start the party.

Marbella nightlife, places to go

The offer is so wide that picking one place might be a challenge, so in Marlo Property we want to help you to identify the best places to enjoy Marbella nightlife:

Puerto Banús área

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This club, located near the luxury holiday homes on Puerto Banús and loved by the international jet-set, boasts panoramic views over the Mediterranean and the straights of Gibraltar. Pangea has become famous over the years for throwing the best parties and being one of the best venues in Puerto Banús.

Location: Edificio Club de Mar Puerto Banús, Muelle de Honor, s/n, 29660 Marbella, Málaga.

 La Sala Bar and Restaurant

The perfect place to start the night before heading to Puerto Banús clubs, a first-class venue with reasonable prices. When the weather is nice you can enjoy the outdoors seating area on the terrace and if it is not, no worries, the indoor dining area is cozy and sophisticated. There is live music and DJs in the evenings.

Location: Calle Juan Belmonte, s/n, 29600 Marbella, Málaga, España

Tibu Banús

This exclusive club is renowned for its good taste, luxurious, sensual and glamorous setting. Tibu is favored amongst celebrities and the fashion elite, who love partying to music spun by internationally famous DJ’s.

Location: Plaza Antonio Banderas, Av. de Julio Iglesias, 103, 29660 Marbella, Málaga

News Café

It is not by chance that News Café has been named as one of the best nightclubs in Marbella. Its captivating and fun atmosphere and the frequent live musicians and top DJ’s at the decks are some of its main attractions, along with its lavish and elegant setting.

Location: Muelle de Ribera, s/n, 29660 Marbella, Málaga.


A recent acquisition, as it opened its doors in the summer of 2017, that has brought a whole new visual clubbing experience to Puerto Banús. It has a different event every night of the week: from ladies night on Wednesdays, to Kinky Malinki on Sundays with DJ’s spinning the best house tunes and a separate room for R&B lovers.

Location: Urbanización N Andal P Banús, 14, 29660 Marbella, Málaga.

Puente Romano area

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La Suite

This top club in Marbella attracts crowds of rich and famous – celebrities included – after midnight seduced by the presence of the best international DJ’s. Indeed, La Suite has been named as the trendiest and most stylish club in Marbella due to its sophisticated atmosphere and chic decoration inspired by Studio 54 in Manhattan.

Location: Av. Bulevar Príncipe Alfonso de Hohenlohe, 1, 29602 Marbella, Málaga.

Carretera de Istán

Olivia Valère

Possibly the most famous club of Marbella. If you want to live a glamorous and luxurious club experience, this is the place to go to. Mingle with celebrities and billionaires that love to party in this spectacular setting of open-air patios housed in hybrid replicas of the Alhambra Palace and the Mezquita. If you want to dine first, the venue has its own fine restaurant, Babylon.

Location: Carretera de Istán, Km 0.8, 29600 Marbella, Málaga.

Beach clubs

Ocean Club

This is not only it is one best beach clubs in Marbella, but when the sun goes down the party goes on. Ocean Club is especially famous for its opening and closing season parties which include live music, fireworks and entertainment. Its champagne and pool parties are legendary, as well as its regular weekly events, such as Club Tropicana every Friday or Lazy Sundays, where you can chill-out to soft house music.

Location: Avda. Lola Flores, s/n, 29660 Marbella, Málaga

Nikki Beach

Nikki Beach Marbella is a beach club and a restaurant with fabulous tropical gardens and pools. Well known for its brunches and pool day-time parties, it also opens during the nights for dinner and cocktails. High season only.

Location: Carretera de Cádiz, km 192, 29604 Marbella, Málaga, España

And this is all from us. We hope that we have helped you to make the most of Marbella nightlife!