Entertainment, Nightlife & Going Out in Phuket Thailand – Phuket.Net

Phuket Nightlife Guide

If you're still hungry for more stimulation at the end of the day you won't be disappointed by the range of entertainment and nightlife Phuket has to offer. Nearly all the tourist areas have some bars where you can enjoy a drink, though you will need to head over to the main nightlife areas such as Patong or Phuket City for a more vibrant atmosphere. For discos and nightclubs, and the widest variety of bars, Patong is the place to be. If you're not familiar with nightlife in Thailand you may want to check out our nightlife tips and advice page.

Phuket Nightlife Areas Phuket nightlife is often defined as what happens in Patong but the island... read more

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    Bars & Pubs

    Phuket has a wide variety of bars to suit most tastes and budgets, from small bamboo huts on the beach to sophisticated hotel... read more

    Bars & Pubs

    Phuket has a wide variety of bars to suit most tastes and budgets, from small bamboo huts on the beach to sophisticated hotel lounges, with a colourful mix of the weird and the wonderful in between. Sports Bars Quite a few bars will show live sports matches... read more

  • Phuket Beach Clubs

    Beach Clubs

    In recent years there have been a number of Beach Clubs open on Phuket offering a wide range of services to their guests who are... read more

    Beach Clubs

    In recent years there have been a number of Beach Clubs open on Phuket offering a wide range of services to their guests who are taking full benefit of what Phuket’s beaches have to offer in comfort and style. Located right on the beach front the Beach... read more

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    Beer Bars

    Beer bars are usually smaller bars that have female hostesses that will entertain you during your time in their bar in exchange... read more

    Beer Bars

    Beer bars are usually smaller bars that have female hostesses that will entertain you during your time in their bar in exchange for drinks that you buy for them for which they earn a commission. This can be in the form of playing games such as Jenga and... read more

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    Gay Nightlife

    Phuket’s gay nightlife scene is concentrated in a small area of Patong known as the Paradise Complex. This is a vibrant... read more

    Gay Nightlife

    Phuket’s gay nightlife scene is concentrated in a small area of Patong known as the Paradise Complex. This is a vibrant enclave of gay businesses in front of the Royal Paradise Hotel, just off Rat-U-Thit Road. As well as bars and discos, the area also... read more

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    Go-go Bars

    Girls in go-go bars dance on stage often wearing nothing more than a bikini, or even less depending on the bar and the local... read more

    Go-go Bars

    Girls in go-go bars dance on stage often wearing nothing more than a bikini, or even less depending on the bar and the local authorities. The girls may spend time with the customers when they are not on stage and, like beer bars, girls can have “lady... read more

  • Kamala Nightlife

    Kamala Nightlife

    The nightlife in Kamala is subdued when compared to Patong and areas to the south but there is still plenty to do with some... read more

    Kamala Nightlife

    The nightlife in Kamala is subdued when compared to Patong and areas to the south but there is still plenty to do with some superb restaurants to dine in, both inside and outside of the hotels. There are a handful of beer bars and sports bars on the main... read more

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    Karon Nightlife

    Most of the night life in Karon revolves around the numerous restaurants that can be found in the main centre near to the circle... read more

    Karon Nightlife

    Most of the night life in Karon revolves around the numerous restaurants that can be found in the main centre near to the circle along with a number of small bars many of which have live music playing most nights. There is a walking street just up from the... read more

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    Kata Nightlife

    It is sometimes hard to know where Karon ends and Kata starts but as a rule of thumb Kata is south of the hill. That said the... read more

    Kata Nightlife

    It is sometimes hard to know where Karon ends and Kata starts but as a rule of thumb Kata is south of the hill. That said the town is so spread out it is really located at either end of Kata Beach with all the activity on the road that runs parallel with the... read more

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    Ladyboys

    Part of the mystique of Thailand and Phuket in particular is the notion of a third sex that is accepted all around the country.... read more

    Ladyboys

    Part of the mystique of Thailand and Phuket in particular is the notion of a third sex that is accepted all around the country. Known locally as katoeys, these are men who feel they are really women trapped inside the wrong body. All of them dress as women... read more

  • Live Music Phuket

    Live Music

    Most live music venues on the island are to be found in Patong and Phuket Town, although the latter is more catered towards... read more

    Live Music

    Most live music venues on the island are to be found in Patong and Phuket Town, although the latter is more catered towards locals. There are a large number of bars in Phuket that provide live music with the number often doubling during the high season with... read more

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    Nightclubs & Discos

    There are a number of nightclubs around Phuket that cater for different markets and are of different standards. The largest and... read more

    Nightclubs & Discos

    There are a number of nightclubs around Phuket that cater for different markets and are of different standards. The largest and most professional are located in Patong. Some have live music, others DJs with a handful having a mixture of both Be prepared to... read more

  • Phuket Nightlife Tips

    Nightlife Advice & Tips

    Bar Fines Ladies working in can be taken out of the bar for the evening. If they agree to go with you and you wish to take her... read more

    Nightlife Advice & Tips

    Bar Fines Ladies working in can be taken out of the bar for the evening. If they agree to go with you and you wish to take her out before the bar closes, you have to pay a fee (around 300-500 Baht) known as a “bar fine”. This is to compensate the... read more

  • Patong Nightlife

    Patong Nightlife

    Patong is without a doubt the centre of the island’s nightlife scene. This is where all the main action on the island takes... read more

    Patong Nightlife

    Patong is without a doubt the centre of the island’s nightlife scene. This is where all the main action on the island takes place and is home to the world famous Bangla Road where thousands of people flock to every night during the high season. Bangla... read more

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    Phuket City Nightlife

    The scene in the island’s provincial capital has a lot more local flavour than the nightlife by the beach. There... read more

    Phuket City Nightlife

    The scene in the island’s provincial capital has a lot more local flavour than the nightlife by the beach. There isn’t the hectic pace of Patong and there isn’t really a nightlife centre as in other parts of Phuket but its worth the trip if... read more

  • Rawai Nightlife

    Rawai Nightlife

    In recent years Rawai has become the party area of the south with a large number of bars and restaurants opening up almost... read more

    Rawai Nightlife

    In recent years Rawai has become the party area of the south with a large number of bars and restaurants opening up almost monthly. Here you will find bars dedicated to showing sport, live music of all types (check out the Reggae bar near Naiharn Lake) and... read more

  • Surin Beach Nightlife

    Surin Nightlife

    Once a sleepy little village Surin is now one of the most expensive places to live on Phuket but still retains its tranquility... read more

    Surin Nightlife

    Once a sleepy little village Surin is now one of the most expensive places to live on Phuket but still retains its tranquility but offers some interesting options when it comes to nightlife. There are restaurants all along the beach where you can enjoy an... read more