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Where to party in Gran Canaria

22 Nov 2022

Discover where to party in the south of Gran Canaria.

Good weather, beach and fun all year round: that defines the nightlife of Gran Canaria. The island is one of the most popular holiday destinations thanks to its beautiful beaches, spectacular weather and extensive leisure and nightlife plans. Gran Canaria has a wide variety of fun plans for going out and having a drink.

Much of the nightlife is to be found in the south of Gran Canaria. There are also many gay friendly bars here. In this article we’re going to show you the best nightclubs where you can drink, dance and sing in the south of the island.

Nightlife in Gran Canaria

nightlife and people partying inside a club

The most popular area for partying is undoubtedly the tourist resort of Playa del Inglés. A wide variety of discos, pubs, terraces and bars are concentrated in the popular and youthful Kasbah Shopping Centre (Plaza). Here you’ll find all kinds of nightclubs, clubs, pubs and bars, fast food restaurants and terraces. However, there are also nightclubs in Meloneras, the idyllic destination, which shares the lighthouse Faro with Maspalomas. Let's discover the best nightclubs in the south of Gran Canaria!

Pacha Gran Canaria

The Pacha nightclub chain is famous all over the world. In Gran Canaria, Pacha is located on Avenida Sargentos Provisionales, and has been open since 1984. It’s one of the most popular clubs in the south of the island. The main room is about 1000 m² and has four bars and also offers a terrace with a chill-out area. Pacha is open from 17:00 to 01:00 and the genre of music is usually electronic or R'n'B. Feel as if you were in Ibiza and listen to the best national and international artists.

Chinawhite Gran Canaria 

nightclub china white outside

China White is a popular nightclub. It’s located in the Edificio Prisma, at Avenida de España 7, next to the Kasbah Shopping Centre in Playa del Inglés and is open every day. Here you’ll find the best DJs of the island and sexy Gogo dancers. The musical offer revolves around pop, hip hop, electronica and R' n' B'. With its elegant white interior, locals and tourists frequent China White to dance, drink and listen to good music.

Aqua Ocean Club

Aqua is one of the most popular terraces in the southern part of the island. This nightclub is located on the 1st floor of the Meloneras Playa Shopping Centre. Enjoy private parties, DJs, live music, concerts or parties at this great dance and party place in Meloneras. The main style of music is reggaeton, salsa and from 01:00 h electronic music like techno or house. The Aqua has a young atmosphere and is located on the beachfront. Enjoy the atmosphere on the terrace and witness the best sunsets with a delicious cocktail. 

Chester Meloneras Club & Lounge

party at chester meloneras

The Chester in Meloneras hosts one of the best parties in the south of the island. It’s located at Calle Mar Mediterraneo, 1, in Meloneras. If you’re looking for a place to have a drink in Gran Canaria, enjoy live concerts and the best DJs, then don't miss the Chester. Here they mix current music with the best popular songs. 

Dubai Club

Dubai is another nightclub with good music and atmosphere in the south of Gran Canaria. It’s located at Avenida de Tenerife 17, in Playa del Inglés. Shishas, VIP and more.

The One

nightclub the one in plaza

Located in the Plaza Shopping Centre, on the ground floor, in Playa del Inglés. It’s another popular club with reggaeton and commercial music. The One is usually frequented by young people for drinking, singing and dancing.

El Caserío

Located in the Plaza Shopping Centre, on the ground floor, in Playa del Inglés. This club plays reggaeton, electronic music such as house and dembow. Don't miss out on their Shisha offers, VIP reservations, open bar and theme parties - you'll never get bored here!

The best party in the south of Gran Canaria

nightclub and people partying

As you may have seen, the parties in the south of Gran Canaria are concentrated in Playa del Inglés and Meloneras. In Gran Canaria, the good weather allows you to enjoy the party nights to the fullest. 

If you’re looking for accommodation nearby, we recommend the Hotel Suites & Villas by Dunas, right next to the Maspalomas Dunes Special Nature Reserve. Enjoy their swimming pool and be just a few metres from the beach away. Another recommended hotel is the adults-only Don Gregory on the beachfront in San Agustín.

Don't miss the best hotels in the south of Gran Canaria for the best holidays!