Nightlife and evening entertainment in Marbella

Olivia Valere

The only place to end your evening would be at the Olivia Valere nightclub, the unbelievably chic Babylonian Palace, where all starlets and stars sparkle. Vast dance floor, several bars and outdoor terrace for al fresco sippin’ Be careful not to choke when you see the bill. Seriously swanky nightclub,always delivers a euphoric punch, great to celebrity spot but only the disco shiny are likely to get in. Behind the Marbella Mosque.

La Notte

A fabulous art deco piano bar with a spacious terrace. Epitomises Marbella’s chic elegant image and has a cocktail list that is long with music designed to get your feet tapping. Next to La Meridiana Restaurant. Camini de la Cruz


A beautiful cocktail bar in Marbella with friendly staff and an ample terrace decorated with trees, greenery and comfortable armchairs, a perfect place to sit back and relax.

Franks Corner For lovers of rock music, there is also a stunning collection of memorabilia here. This bar on Calle Camillo Jose in the centre of Marbella is more down to earth than most. Here a younger crowd of twenty-plus, enjoy shooting pool, listening to music and playing darts. Gets going around 10.00pm.


A new night club that opened recently in Nueva Andalucia and has already gained a reputation as being the place to see and been seen.


Bustling Irish bar popular with young locals and tourists, many of whom are (not surprisingly) from Ireland. Resident DJ but not too much room to dance. An outdoor bar is useful for quick service.


Small, very popular bar at the entrance to the port with pulsating music and groovy crowd. Puerto Banus


Right next to Sinatra’s, attracts the overspill and more laid-back with plenty of tables to sip a drink and people watch.

Maxim Caberet

Live cabaret nightly. Intimate atmosphere and classy act with better than average dining choice. Puerto Banus

El Cafe De Banus

Relaxed, candlelit cafe where you can sit and ogle the flash cars cruise by with an appropriate back drop of luxury yachts. Puerto Banus

El Cubanito

Featuring an unusual thatched roof, this disco pub has an outdoor dance floor and booming Cuban music. Puerto Banus

The Mambo Club

The Mambo is one of Banus’s larger venues, meaning there’s ample opportunity to join in the fun and embarrass yourself dancing salsa.

Tipsy Turtle

A ‘Rock and Roll’ type of venue with live music between 24:00 and 2:00am.