Top Ten Cancun Nightlife Hotspots
Cancun is famous for the hip-hoppin, heart-pumpin’, foot stompin’ bars and clubs that combine to form one wild party just about every evening downtown. Your honeymoon in Cancun has no shortage of world-class nightlife options, but with so many options, how do you choose? We surveyed to Cancun concierges and previous visitors to help you find the top ten Cancun nightlife hotspots for sexy dancing, drinking, and honeymoon romancing in gorgeous tropical Cancun.
With a killer location right in the bustling nightclub district, Dady’O features awesome DJs, spectacular lighting and effects, and 80s/90s and hip-hop theme nights. For honeymooners with an insatiable fiesta appetite, a A “party hopper tour” gives them 7 hours of open bar at 3 other clubs for one price.
9. Sunset Dinner Cruise
Feel the evening breeze as your ship sails through a tropical lagoon, and the setting sun paints a dazzling array of colors. Let the beauty take your breath away as you enjoy a lobster or steak dinner cooked on-board along with fine wine, cocktails and the light crooning of a saxophone. For honeymooners seeking to skip the hard party scene for a night of tranquil romance, this Sunset Cruise aboard the “Columbus,” a Spanish-style galleon ship over 60 feet long, will make you feel like you’re discovering a whole new world together.
8. Grand Mambo Cafe.
It’s a nightclub playing a more local sound featuring Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia and other musical styles that’ll have you grabbin’ your sweetie and shakin’ your bootie latin-style. It’s one chimichanga of a nightclub, so give it a try on your honeymoon in Cancun.
7. Mandala Nightclub
This dramatic nightclub features asian-inspired decor, a huge floor, a cosmopolitan ambiance and a location to die for. Honeymooners, strap on your party pants – the awesome party here often keeps bumping until at least 4 or 5 in the morning.
Telephone: 998-848-8380, Ext. 114
This classy bar attracts a sophisticated clientele and oozes upscale elegance. A great menu, live music night and an atmosphere that keeps the party going without as much of a rowdy edge make this a great option for honeymooners looking for great nightlife variety in Cancun.
5. Elevate Ultra Club & Sky Garden
This classy nightclub rocks all night with great music, premium club technology, and a high-flying carnival atmosphere. For an even more incredible honeymoon dancing experience, try to get a spot on the outdoor “sky garden” terrace, where the wildest dance party in Cancun spills out under the tropical sky.
4. The City
One of the largest nightclubs in all of Latin America, The City is home to world-class DJs, live bands, and huge global names like Snoop Dogg, Tiesto and Ludacris. Multiple levels with a total of 9 bars means shorter drink lines and a whole “city” of dance floors to explore.
Telephone: 52-998-848-8385, Ext. 115 for reservations
3. Bulldog Cafe
This incredible nightclub has some wild touches, like an indoor jacuzzi, but with a 2,000-person capacity honeymooners better start their party early! The club’s design provides lots of great stage views, so couples won’t miss one beat…It’s always a great time with the excellent DJs and live bands rocking the roof at the Bulldog Cafe.
2. Senor Frog’s
This famous spot is known for starting as a great restaurant for fun, casual eats during the day, and then morphing into an anything-goes party that lasts all night long. A waterslide, awesome music and that surf shack vibe make it even better, so “go green” and take your honeymoon party to Senor Frog’s.
1. Coco Bongo
One of the best-known and most popular clubs in Cancun, partying at Coco Bongo means more than just great music and a rocking crowd. Watch incredible live shows, see acrobats fly across the club, splash through a foam party, or just dance the night away in the lights, lazers and confetti blasts from above. The New York Times said “you have to see it to believe it,” but don’t take their word for it – This is one honeymoon party you’ll want to see for yourselves!