After a long day at the beach you'll be fully rested and can enjoy a fun evening go out in Aruba.The nightlife of Aruba takes place in many places, and there is something for everyone. You can enjoy live music on the many terraces of bars and restaurants in Aruba; you can dive into a pub. But you can also taste the typical Aruban atmosphere in a local bar, a 'rum shop, jump on the dance floor in the nightclubs and discos, or try your luck at the casinos in Aruba or endless salsa dancing. There is a lot to do in Aruba.
If you stay in the Palm Beach area, then you are a few minutes away of many casinos choices in all the Hotels. The casinos are open late into the night, there is often live entertainment, you are bound to have a really fun night out. Along the main street that runs through Palm Beach in front of the hotels, you will find many popular bars and pubs. Hotspots in Palm Beach are the Soprano's Piano Bar, Senor Frogs and Gusto dance club. Both Senor Frogs and Gust are located at The Village.
Are you looking for a real Dutch pub then pay a visit to Rembrandt Cafe, adjacent to the South Beach Center in Palm Beach. Want something with more action and modern music, then you will find it at the Sand Bar and South Beach lounge. The night club at South Beach Center is called Confessions night club located right next to Gianni’s restaurant. For lovers of rock music, a visit to the Hard Rock Cafe Aruba is a must. There are always live bands and the place is buzzing with both tourists and locals. Sandbar is the exciting new eclectic bar, restaurant, and entertainment mecca complete with beach tennis at Brickell Beach Resort. South Beach Lounge is a relaxing open air bar and meeting place with comfortable seating, music and trendy ambiance, in the midst of the shops and restaurants of South Beach Centre.
Oranjestad also has plenty to do. A popular local rum shop in Oranjestad is the Local Store. Especially during Happy Hour on Friday afternoon is crowded and often has bands playing throughout the night. Do you like salsa, merengue and exciting Latin American rhythms, then your heart's content swinging in Mojito Bar at the Royal Plaza Mall and Club Hipsz, the dance club and dance school in Pos Abou near Eagle Bowling Palace.
Enjoy a drink on a terrace while enjoying live music at the Renaissance Marketplace at CILO city lounge or at Café The Plaza. Or have a drink at the Hip and trendy Blue Bar at the Renaissance Hotel. They often have DJs guest appearances during the weekends and offer a nice outdoor bar with an ocean view. You want a go to a pub, then visit Cafe Chaos, the local pub for locals and for many Dutch who live in Aruba. Again live music every weekend, performances often start around midnight.
Would you rather stay in a tropical atmosphere and with your feet in the sand enjoying the nightlife, the places to be are Nikky Beach, Moomba Beach Bar and Bugaloe Beach bar. This beach bars have fun happy hours, live music and you can also have a bite to eat, dance on the terrace enjoying the sunset and enjoy a tropical cocktail.
For lovers of a pub crawl and want to experience the nightlife in Aruba a ride on the party bus of Kokoo Kunuku is a must.