Top Ten Puerto Vallarta Nightlife Hotspots
Puerto Vallarta can be a peaceful paradise or a pumping powerhouse…it all depends on what you choose. The nightlife offers almost as much variety, with tons of options for honeymooners who party hard as well as plenty for intimate evenings out. Our research took us to conscierge desks across the region, where we learned their picks for the top ten Puerto Vallarta nightlife hotspots.
10. Los Arcos Open Air Theater
With all the pumping nightclubs in the Puerto Vallarta area, honeymooners seeking a break can catch a free performance at Los Arcos Open Air Theater where shows are performed nearly every night within graceful stone archways and with the sea as the backdrop. Come for a live show or just for the sunset; this intimate spot is one honeymooners in Puerto Vallarta won’t want to miss.
9. De Santos
This fashionable, upscale restaurant is an elegant option for nightlife in Puerto Vallarta. The restaurant serves excellent Mediterranean-influenced cuisine and turns into a trendy nightclub after hours when the DJ emerges, taking guests on an eclectic musical journey that lasts long into the night.
8. La Regadera
This two-level club is also a hip karaoke bar with songs in English and Spanish. The drinks are great and the 12 plasma screens give guests plenty of space to sing, and the layout of the cantina itself has plenty of space for couples to dance and party when the DJ takes over. Dine, dance, romance, and sing a honeymoon song at La Regadera!
7. J & B Salsa Dancing Club
Swing your hips to the latin music at this nightclub where the party starts late and doesn’t end ’till the wee hours of the morning. Don’t arrive before midnight, but when you finally do get to J & B, you’ll find a fun crowd and live bands on Friday and Saturday nights. Discover the authentic flavor of this nightlife hotspot in Puerto Vallarta, where couples will party hard with a dash of Latin flavor.
Telephone: +52 322-224-4616
6. Barra Bar
Dress up and head out to Barra Bar, an upscale little club with a live pianist and music from the 70s, 80s and 90s. It’s cozier and much more intimate than the “party ’till your head explodes” nightclubs that are common in the area, but still promises plenty of great music and dancing under colored lights. The bar is huge, the cocktails are fine and “adult contemporary” vibe is as cool as can be.
This place is more than just a dance club and bar; it’s an evening entertainment mecca with an arcade, bowling alley and billiards room. There’s tons of dancing space with dramatic touches like fire twirlers and weekly foam parties, and even an open bar some nights for a higher cover charge. For couples who are true party heads, Collage is nightlife central for your honeymoon in Puerto Vallarta.
4. Roxy Rock House
Get ready to rock with nonstop concerts from tons of bands, with a house band to fill the gaps in between. Every night is a live music fiesta with rhythm and blues, rock, reggae, latin music and other styles. Take hands and dance ’till you drop, because the music starts between 10 and 11pm and doesn’t stop until 4:30am on weekends. Honeymooners who love dancing to live bands can only complete their Puerto Vallarta honeymoon if they visit the Roxy Rock house.
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3. Roo Night Club
The evening ripples with exciting energy at Roo Night Club, a multi-level disco, restaurant and bar where honeymoon hearts pump to the rhythm of some of the best beats spinning anywhere in town. There are plasma screens, an outdoor terrace and enough space to flirt, drink and dance that you might find yourselves staying at Roo Night Club all night long.
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2. Kokopelli Karaoke & Dance Bar
The Kokopelli Karaoke & Dance Bar made the list for its authentic Latin music, world-class karaoke and cozy, romantic bar. ThisPuerto Vallarta honeymoon hotspot also features live performances, massive plasma screens, and dance lessons where couples can learn to time their love to the steps of the tango or the rhythms of salsa.
Combining an excellent light and sound system with enough club beats to make honeymoon heads spin, it’s no wonder Hilo is one of the most trendy and popular clubs in the area. There’s a cover on weekends but on weekday nights you get in free. So, if you’re on the hard-partying side of the nightlife circuit, consider a weeknight stop at Hilo during your honeymoon in Puerto Vallarta.