South Beach Nightlife 2 (Self Guided), Miami

Guests to the city of Miami are treated to a wide assortment of great places to go after the sun goes down. An international hub with a cosmopolitan appeal, Miami is known the world over for its thrilling nightlife scene. An additional perk for visitors to Miami is the breathtaking refurbished Art Deco district in South Beach, which includes a number of great clubs itself. Take this Nightlife Tour in Miami to see the best this city to see the best the city has to offer.
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South Beach Nightlife 2 Map

Guide Name: South Beach Nightlife 2
Guide Location: USA » Miami (See other walking tours in Miami)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.9 Km or 1.8 Miles
Author: Xena
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Cameo
  • Tantra
  • Twist
  • Clevelander
  • Mango's Tropical Cafe
  • Nikki Beach Club

1) Cameo

An esteemed South Beach institution that has undergone many changes since its being built in the 1930s, the Cameo’s recent incarnation has transformed it into one of the city’s hottest nightclubs. Attracting top name DJs from around the world, the Cameo also hosts live music performances on its stage from time to time as well, including famous artists such as P. Diddy and Busta Rhymes. The décor is handsomely appointed with Moroccan wallpaper, Middle Eastern lamps, and other exotic flourishes throughout the space. Original details of the building’s past have also been preserved and seamlessly mixed with the rich décor.

Operation hours: Tuesday: 11 pm – 5 am; Friday – Saturday: 11 pm – 5 am

2) Tantra

A place aiming to please the sense in every way possible, Tantra is an elegant restaurant and lounge found in the heart of South Beach that also hosts a hot late night club scene. Earthy design elements can be found throughout the space, including the many candles, a water wall near the entrance, fiber-optic points of light on the ceiling, and more. New Age music and world beats set the laid back vibe, where guests can enjoy a tasty meal then smoke Middle Eastern tobacco from a hookah for an after-dinner delight. The menu consists of a variety of internationally-inspired cuisine with an emphasis on seafood dishes.

Operation hours: Monday: 7 pm – 5 am; Thursday: 7 pm – 2 am; Friday - Saturday: 7 pm – 5 am

3) Twist

Perhaps South Beach’s most well-known and established gay nightclubs, Twist is an elaborate entertainment complex featuring seven bars all with their own unique setting. Varying themes such as a video room with audio and visual delights, a bungalow room with dancing men, and a game room with pool and video games, keep guests entertained seven days a week until the wee hours of the morning. Music ranges from popular 70s and 80s classics, to dramatic tribal beats and hot house tunes. Attracting a good mix of both locals and tourists from all over the world, this casual nightspot is a great place to let loose all night long and never charges a cover to get in and party.

Operation hours: Monday – Sunday: 1 pm – 5 am

4) Clevelander

Offering a great indoor and outdoor space for all night partying, the Clevelander can be found in the heart of the South Beach Art Deco district. Located beachside on the thriving Ocean Drive, this fabulous party spot features three pools out back, a great view of the beach, private cabanas for more intimate affairs, and a generally laid back vibe for its upscale location. Drink prices are reasonable for the area it is in, and includes a bevy of great cocktail creations such as a peach mojito. Whether lounging poolside or getting down on its outdoor dance space to hot DJ beats, the Clevelander’s welcoming and friendly atmosphere makes for a fun night of partying.

Operation hours: Monday – Sunday: 9 am – 5 am
Mango's Tropical Cafe

5) Mango's Tropical Cafe

One of the best places in Miami for a fun night with a tropical theme, Mango’s Tropical Café offers two levels of entertainment, an assortment of exotic cocktails, and hot Latin music that get guests moving on the dance floor. Evenings at Mango’s guests will find a range of live music, including salsa, reggae, and other exotic sounds, as well as scantily-clad dancers getting the crowd going. Its tasty menu of Latin-inspired cuisine is served both indoors, as well as in its outdoor lounging area with a splendid view of the Miami Beach coastline. Mango’s Tropical Café sees a good crowd of both tourists and locals looking a hot Havana-style party each night.

Operation hours: Monday – Sunday: 11 am – 5 am
Nikki Beach Club

6) Nikki Beach Club

A chic yet casual oceanfront club which includes great dining and lounging accommodations both indoors and outdoors overlooking the sea, Nikki Beach Club can be found right at the beginning of the Ocean Drive strip in Miami’s thriving South Beach area. Private cabanas and lounge beds are available to soak up the sun during the day, as well as exclusive VIP bottle service and a wonderful full menu of tasty dishes. The food menu includes international inspirations, including seafood dishes from the South of France, exotic Asian dishes, and more. Attracting a fair amount of upscale clientele, including celebrities on occasion, dress code at the Nikki Beach Club is decidedly relaxed and can include anything from casual daywear to trendy beach attire.

Operation hours: Monday – Thursday: 11 am – 6 pm; Friday – Saturday: 11 am – 11 pm; Sunday: 11 am – 5 am

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