Characterised by dramatic limestone karsts formations, mangrove forests, placid beaches, and a gorgeous coastline, Krabi is astoundingly stunning by the day. Come night and this cocoon of tranquillity transforms into a bustling night hub, livened by pulsating music emanating from its many restaurants, pubs, clubs and Go-Go bars. The whole atmosphere is charged with a vibrant energy and tourists are seen drunk on happy times and revelry at all leading party places in Krabi.
If you too want to be part of the best crowds at the most happening places while in Krabi, take our list of best nightlife spots in the town and say cheers to a good time:
Boogie Bar, Ao Nang Beach
Featuring a highly-charged performance by a talented live band every night, the Boogie Bar at Ao Nang Beach gives the guarantee of fun times in Krabi. The bar remains popular for its great selection of Western classic songs and its friendly staff that dances the night away with guests while serving them. Among other things, the bar boasts a classy crowd, a great location and tastefully done interiors. On some special occasions, the Boogie Bar also arranges for thrilling fire shows by the beach for the entertainment of its guests. Be mindful, however, that the bar doesn’t serve any food and the same can be obtained from the restaurant next door.
Bamboo Bar, Railay Beach
Located at one of the most popular beaches in Krabi, the Bamboo Bar at the Railay Beach is best known for its exotic wines and cocktails. But that doesn’t mean that it hasn’t gone its atmosphere on-point. In fact, the Bamboo Bar is quite popular among the reggae-loving crowds looking for a cosy and cool place for spending the night dancing away their worries. The bonus of visiting this lively bar comes in the form of live fire dance performances as well as a great selection of food.
Why Not Bar, Koh Lanta
The name of the bar says it all! With a stunning view of the setting sun over the Indian Ocean giving you company while you enjoy the live band performances and fire shows, there definitely isn’t any reason why you should not visit this bar. Its ambiance is good as its food, which is the best you will find in the area. The live entertainment extends to fire shows as well and there’s always a rush of couples to get inside the Why Not Bar which is rather popular for its romantic setting. The friendly staff and a great assortment of cocktails only elevate the whole experience.
Sunset Bar, Klong Muang Beach
As the name suggests, the Sunset bar at the Klong Muang Beach is one of the best places in Krabi to view breathtaking sunsets over the Indian Ocean. Made of driftwood, bamboos and a lot of recycle material, the Sunset Bar has a reputation as a place where you can just be, and take some time to cool off. Famous for its sumptuous variety of seafood, the Sunset Bar does food as well as it does cocktails which are all perfectly mixed as per the liking of the patrons.
Carlito’s Bar, Phi Phi Island
Enjoying a favourable location on the Phi Phi Island which is on the travel wish list of all tourists to Krabi, the Carlito’s Bar often features among the top bars in Krabi for night-time entertainment. Offering beautiful views of the Tonsai Bay as well as that of the sunset over the Arabian Sea, the Carlito’s Bar attracts crowds in huge number. Their excellent fire show held every evening is one of the major tourist draws as is the open-air disco where latest tunes from leading international and Thai DJs get everyone grooving.