5 hottest bars in Marbella
Don't miss these awesome cocktail bars. The hottest places to unwind after dark.
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With eight different areas, there’s no shortage of space to sit back and relax at La Sala. Sit outside in the Spanish ‘Rincon’, on the front decked terrace, or on the lounge terrace. Soak up the atmosphere from the high bar tables or enjoy amazing views of La Concha from the rear while sampling the wine selection. For all-day and late-night drinking, with the option of a delicious dining experience, all set to the sounds of some of the best artists and DJs in Spain, La Sala is the place to be.
Calle Belmonte, Nueva Andalucia, Marbella
Tel: 34 952 814 145 www.lasalabanus.com
The trendiest, most exclusive and most famous beachside venue in Marbella, Nikki Beach is known as one of the world’s best beach clubs. Come here for an opulent afternoon in the Spanish summer sun, joining the likes of Cheryl Cole and Prince Albert of Monaco. Evenings are fuelled by Champagne under the starry skies and swaying palms, to the beat of the latest tunes. Themed party nights range from Latino to Full Moon, making for an enviable – and unforgettable - experience.
Nikki Beach, Playa Don Carlos, Elviria, Marbella
Tel: 952 836 239 www.nikkibeach.com/marbella
Tel: 34 952 908 336 www.pangea-club.com
Marbella's most exclusive night spot, Pangea is the place to go for late-night clubbing under the stars with the coolest crowd. Think jet-setters from far and wide lounging on the luxurious roof terrace with its awe-inspiring panoramas from the far end of Puerto Banus. International DJs provide the music in this glamorous venue, where you can buy drinks by the bottle or individually at the bar. Book an area in advance to get your hit of the high life – especially on popular Sintillate nights.
Edificio Club del Mar, Puerto Banus, 29660 Marbella
Tel: 34 952 770 641 www.barroccobar.com
Happy hour harbourside cocktails
Sit opposite the harbour and watch the world go by with a strawberry margarita in hand. The perfect spot after a day at the beach, for morning hair of the dog or just Happy Hour, Barrocco Bar is a popular Marbella hangout. With a menu specialising in an array of gins as well as classic and creative cocktails, it offers a relaxed setting. There’s even a play area for children, making it ideal for families who want to keep the kids happy without compromising their own need for a drink!
Duque de Ahumada, 29600 Marbella
Tel: 34 952 822 211 www.marbellaclub.com/champagne-room-
The Champagne Room
For Champagne and sophistication
Oozing with class, The Champagne Room is set within the boutique Marbella Club Hotel and, as well as serving a large selection of Champagnes by the glass, has been recognised as having the best wine list in Spain. This iconic bar has played host to world-famous celebrities and is home to a wide choice of vintage champagnes, small specialist names and leading champagne houses. Pair your fizz with tasty bites such as blinis with caviar, and settle down to jazz and live piano music twice a week.
Marbella Club Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, Bulevar Principe Alfonso von Hohenlohe, 29600 Marbella