A Los Cabos Nightlife Guide
Los Cabos Clubs
If a day of sightseeing and water sports leaves you wanting more out of your Los Cabos experience, we recommend a night out in the most popular Cabo clubs. Located near the Cabo San Lucas Resorts and dispersed through the marina, you will find a world that rarely sleeps. Mexico’s nightlife is famous for its early starts and late endings. With most clubs opening at 10 pm and closing their doors at dawn, you can choose to start your night in a bar or cantina, as they call them in Mexico and then head to a nightclub for a night on the town.
The bar scene in Cabo has a variety of options available; anyone can find their calling. Cabo Wabo Cantina is one of the oldest bars in Los Cabos; owned by Sammy Hagar it offers great live music, original shows and delicious food and drinks. As you transition from the Cabo San Lucas Resorts to the marina we recommend you stop by Happy Endings Cantina; equipped with pool and beer pong tables this place offers a fun and affordable way to start your night.
Since most night clubs do not charge for cover, Cabo nightlife offers you the opportunity to hop from one club to another and experience the vast variety offered by Cabo. Nowhere Bar prime location on the waterfront means it is frequented by both tourists and locals and offers a friendlier and relaxed environment. Their broad range of music, from Golden Oldies to Aviici means anyone will be able to dance. Known by their popular “Ladies Night” where women drink for free on Tuesdays from 8pm to 10pm this is a great place to dance, drink and talk with your friends.
If you are in the mood for a more local experience La Vaquita will greet you with a mixture of reggaeton and pop music. Mainly frequented by locals, stairway structure offers a fun scenery where you can dance and move around at different heights. Sticking to their theme of milk and cows they offer their drinks in 1L (33.8 oz) servings and the staff at La Vaquita will often hand out props such as balloons and hats with which you can dance.
With a more modern and sophisticated feel to it, Mandala is one of the most famous club chains in Mexico. With franchises in Cancun, Puerto Vallarta, Playa del Carmen and Los Cabos; Mandala is a tourist hot spot. Known for its good service, large dance floors, and EDM music this club will have you dancing until sunrise.
Last but not least in the list of popular clubs in Los Cabos is The Squid Roe. Popular for its great ambiance and three story building The Squid is a place where customers are encouraged to hop on tables and dance like there is no tomorrow. The building also has several attachments that allow the customers to dance in crazy places like balconies and cages. The staff is equipped with spray tanks full of tequila that they disperse to dancing customers. However if you need a rest from all the action of the night The Squid Roe also has balconies and bleacher in which you can sit and enjoy the show.
With options that alter to everyone’s taste in music and drinks a night out in Cabo is sure to be memorable!
– Maria Echeveste