1. Lineker’s Bar
Just about the most popular venue for stag and hen nights, Lineker’s is one of the most recognisable names for wild night out across Europe. A name synonymous with the world of football the bar and restaurant in Puerto Banus has become known as a place to spot out-of-season footballers and a gaggle of other celebrity types who tend to indulge in some down time at the upmarket resort.As well as the opportunity for celeb spotting this is a proper party bar that opens early and rocks on through the night. For stags and hens alike it offers the full VIP treatment should you so wish with opportunities to reserve your own area, roped off just for you and your party as you make that last weekend of single life one to remember.
If you’re looking to sample the real high life that night time Puerto Banus has to offer then you’ve really got to get yourself into Tibu at least once.
Open every night of the week this is a true upmarket nightclub experience. Regularly playing host to some of the hottest DJs on the continent Tibu is one of the coolest places in a resort of ultra-cool places. Just a couple of minutes away from the marina in Antonio Banderas Square the club is open from 10pm until 7am – offering a true, glamourous nightclub experience as you dance and groove the night away among the rich, the famous or simply the array of like-minded revellers.
With a name like Sinatras it probably comes as no surprise to find that this is one of the main spots if you’re looking to mingle with the stars.
Sinatras is a place to which you can make a visit day or night, the vibe altering accordingly. In the daylight hours it’s a venue for getting out of the sun, kicking back with a beer and revelling in the cool surroundings and the exclusive clientele. At night the music pumps up and the mood moves into overdrive as the great and the glamourous call in and hang out to a soundtrack of some seriously cool playlists. Frequently host to a veritable who’s who of Puerto Banus society put this on your list of places to get to and be a star in your own show for a night.
4. Aqwa Mist
As upmarket venues go you’ll do well to find one more upmarketer.
Since its launch in 2012 this has become a club utterly synonymous with everything that’s opulent about the night scene in Puerto Banus. From its stylish décor to the lavish water features inside and out of the building –including a 30 foot waterfall as you enter – this is a super-club dripping in unashamed style.
The best music is played on one of the most sophisticated sound systems in Europe with surroundings and lighting befitting the uber-chic layout. And if all this exclusivity isn’t quite enough for you then you can always go the whole hog and book your own Super VIP room complete with dedicated waiter, bar and a personal Jacuzzi.
5. Nikki Beach Marbella
Slightly away from the hubbub of Puerto Banus you can find yourself heading towards Nikki Beach Club, yet another example of the opulent, indulgent style for which the region has become known.
This is just about the most lavish way you can think to spend a day at the beach, treating yourself to some of the most luxurious surroundings you’re likely to find anywhere on the Med. Daytime can be spent chilling on cushioned sunbeds, under cooling canopies as you sip your champers or a cocktail or two and take in the view of the glittering sea.
Then, as the sun sets so the party moves into swing, another venue for the A-listers who head to the beach for a night of cool tunes and cocktails under a stunning night sky.