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If you’re heading to Benidorm for your next big holiday and you’re wondering what kind of nightlife there is to have, look no further than this article. With the high number of bars, clubs and other interesting things to do by night, Benidorm is one of the most hip happening places you could possibly choose to go whether it’s with family or with a group of your friends. So check out the top 10 nightlife haunts to ensure a smooth, enjoyable vacation.

Kafee Klee

The longest running drag queen cabaret in Benidorm, this place was originally founded in 1994 and has been going strong since. Come for the drinks, stay for the shows. Featuring nightly drag queen comedy and other entertaining productions – a great night ensured for everyone. Kafee Klee is additionally rated as the number one place to go in Benidorm so you can rest assured that any visit is going to be top notch and enjoyable.

Bodhran’s Irish Bar

While there’s not much to say regarding a standard Irish Pub, this is one of the best Irish homes away from home where the Guinness is flowing and the live music is top notch. Fantastic Irish pub experience, like stepping foot in Dublin. Sure to make any Irishman feel at home.

The Rock n Roll House

The Rock n Roll House is a Benidorm favourite amongst visitors of all ages – featuring great live music in the form of tribute acts each evening such as fan favourites of Elvis, Blues Brothers and more. Come and check it out each evening for a different performance. Regardless of your tastes in music, the Rock n Roll House has something for everyone every night of the week, so check out the schedule of events in advance to plan your visit to coincide with your favourite acts!

The Top

The Top is an area of Benidorm home to a number of truly all-night clubs and discos. Featuring several that remain open well into the net day, the Top is a great place for stags and stagettes as well as party goers looking to extend the festivities.

Hippodrome

A Benidorm favourite among travellers of all ages, the Hippodrome is a bar that features a great dance floor and flowing drinks of all kinds separated on two floors so those who want to dance can really get down and those who just want to sip the night away on cocktails can do so without worrying about a reveller knocking their drink over.

Showboat

Another cabaret style bar similar to the Klee Kafee, Showboat hosts a variety of performances by night alongside dinner and drinks. Come for the shows, stay for the food, or any combination of both you might prefer.

Western Saloon

For a great night out, come to the Western. With nightly acts that change each evening, great drinks and a brilliant atmosphere, there’s no better place to kick back over one of your favourite local beers to take in a live show.

Secret Fountain Roof Garden Bar

One of the best places in Benidorm to come for a cocktail, the Secret Fountain Roof Garden Bar is beautifully decorated with water features and plants all around, well appointed on a rooftop terrace which features not just great views of the surrounding area but also live music and a fantastic place to just kick back with a drink and soak in some sun. Judging by the size of the terrace, it’s a popular place so make sure you come early to snag a seat!

Scruffy Murphy’s

Described as the best genuine Irish pub in Benidorm, Scruffy Murphy’s really does Ireland proud with its selection of food as well as booze. From Guinness to cocktails, you can get anything here that you can get in Ireland alongside some great traditional music, so come for a visit!

Talk of the Coast

Nestled up a side street away from the main strip, Talk of the Coast is another great place to head to if you like tribute acts and live music. Most nights there are a good handful of acts on stage which provides some great variety and the drinks are always flowing.

So there are ten fantastic reasons to visit Benidorm for a holiday regardless of reason. The benefit to some of the cabaret shows as well is that children are allowed in subject to parental guidance so it’s not all bets off if you’re travelling with children either. In this sense, Benidorm is one of the best getaways for people of all ages, so come enjoy the fun in the sun!

Are you considering Spain for your next holiday but you aren’t quite sure where in the country you should head for your getaway? Maybe you have been to other parts of Spain before – Madrid, Barcelona, the Costa Brava or the Costa del Sol and you’re looking for something new but coastal why not consider Benidorm? Situated on the Costa Blanca, it has a whole host of things to do and see, and is well situated for day trips away to other regions as well. Read ahead to find out what there is to see and do in Benidorm.

Beaches

Without doubt the number one attraction in Benidorm is the beaches. With several top rated spots to set your towel down and watch the world go by, Benidorm is a hot spot for beachgoers of all ages. Playa Levante is the number one beach on everyone’s lists in the region, but other favourites include Poniente  and Platges de Benidorm as well as the Playa Cala Tio Ximo, renowned for its snorkelling trips and fantastic marine life. Cala Tio Ximo is a smaller beach that can be quite secluded depending when you go, but can likewise fill up quickly, so go early to stake your claim!

Nightlife

If you’re coming to Benidorm to celebrate a hen or stag party, birthday party or just to get away with your friends, you won’t be disappointed by the quality or number of bars and clubs that litter the Benidorm area with their pumping music and flowing drinks. Featuring everything from local and imported beers to fancy cocktails and everything in between, the choice of refreshing beverages is wide and varied. For those looking to get their groove on, there are countless clubs in Benidorm that have theme nights, foam parties, and dance floors that go all night long – literally – until 7, 8 or even later in the morning!

If you aren’t a clubber you can catch a tribute act at the Rock and Roll House or a comedic drag queen show at Klee Cafe amongst others.

Terra Natura and Mundomar

Great for travellers of all ages, the Terra Natura Zoo and Mundomar Aquarium are ideal places for not just those travelling with kids, but also those looking to fit something in aside from boozing by the seaside. Featuring many different varieties of animals and marine life, both of these promise a great day out for anyone.

Getting Outside

The seaside calls and there are a number of rental companies that provide great options to get out and around the city. Segway tours are one option for those looking to explore a bit further than walking can get you. For the adventurous, rental companies throughout Benidorm provide the opportunity to do paragliding, snorkelling trips, diving and other watersports. The sky’s the limit with Benidorm activities – from hill walking to diving to just sitting on a terrace watching the world go by, this is the place with something for everyone.

So you shouldn’t need any other reasons as to why Benidorm should be your next Spanish resort holiday. You honestly won’t be disappointed with all the options available in this bustling and enjoyable coastal city.