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The Wine Gallery

The Wine Gallery (Ambrosia Mercado Gourmet, Camino el Angel 3, Puerto Banus) – this venue acts as both a wine retailer and a wine bar (offering patrons wines, cavas, champagnes, brandy’s and cognacs with cigars and chocolates). It also organizes parties. On the 15th of each month, wine tasting events are held here as well […]

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Sinatra Bar

Sinatra Bar (Front Line, Marina, Puerto Banus) – this is a “must do” bar, located at the west end of the marina (next to the Bulgari shop). It tends to attract an older (above 30) crowd, and people-watching is a major endeavor here. Others simply come here to watch the stream of Ferraris and Lamborghinis […]

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Pangea

Pangea (Av. Julio Iglesias, Puerto Banus) – this venue is located at the west end of Puerto Banus’ marina complex. Boasting the ultimate in luxurious decor, Pangea is a stylish South Beach-meets-the-souk nightclub with a sultry al fresco terrace. The main gathering point is the Moroccan-style lounge area adjacent to a raised-level dance floor that […]

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Ocean Club Marbella

Ocean Club Marbella (Av. de Lola Flores, Puerto Banus) – borrowing from the “Nikki Beach” club playbook, this is a posh 9,000 sq. meter seaside club that’s also open during the day (to cater to such patrons). Because of the daytime action, this is a “see and be seen” venue that is also open during […]

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Nikki Beach

Nikki Beach (Playa Hotel Don Carlos, Carretera de Cádiz, Km 192, Marbella) – this Nikki Beach venue is part of the Miami Beach-based chain of VIP clubs found around the World. Like its other venues, this seaside spot is decked out in white beds, lounge furniture and umbrellas. It’s open both during the day (for […]

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Nightclub Tibu

Nightclub Tibu (Plaza Antonio Banderas, Av. de Julio Iglesias, Puerto Banus) – this is another venue owned by the Linkers Group. Unlike the sports bar vibe one finds at “Linekers Bar”, Tibu is a full-fledged ritzy nightclub – complete with a dress code and bottle service for hard partying high rollers. The interior décor is […]

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Linekers Bar

Linekers Bar (Muelle de Levante, Puerto Banus) – this is part of a chain of Linekers Groupbars found in other Spanish vacation spots, such as Tenerife and Ibiza. This is a mostly UK expat watering hole which frequently books local DJs for a variety of mix sessions. Some bachelor parties are held here as well.

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La Sala Banús

La Sala Banús (Calle Juan Belmonte, Puerto Banus) – this is not just a restaurant, but a social experience. La Sala offers a choice of any one of 8 different areas, so whatever your mood, there’s an area to suit each patron. Sit outside in its Spanish “Rincon”, or on the front decked terrace where […]

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La Habana de Hemingway

La Habana de Hemingway (Edificio Muelle Levante 7, 29660 Puerto Banus) – located next to the popular seafood restaurant “La Habana Lounge”, this nightspot livens itself up with Cuban and Latin Caribbean musical vibes. Along with DJing sessions (which include Latin House and Reggaetón), live music of often booked there – even in December. Patrons […]

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Joys Live

Joys Live (Calle Ribera, Casa 1, Puerto Banus) – in existence since 1977, this venue was launched by well known celebrity Paul Maxwell, The Piano Man, famous for many years from his successful touring through Europe, and memorable live entertainment venues in Puerto Banus. With the best live music and the best location in the […]