Millions of tourists visit Cancun in the Mexican Caribbean aka paradise on earth every year looking for sun, long lazy beach days and bikinis. However the fun doesn’t end at sunset, in fact, that’s when many believe the real fun starts. We know you don’t want to waste a moment of your precious vacation time researching, so look no further, here are the 5 best nightclubs in Cancun


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1. Coco Bongo

Praised by international media groups like Rolling Stone, MTV, E Entertainment and Billboard Magazine, Coco Bongo is the place to party in Cancun. This huge nightclub with a capacity for 1800 partygoers features unparalleled live shows which include acrobats, excellent artist impersonators, a light show, and tons of confetti and balloons. Take the whole family (18 and up), arrive early and stay for the whole show.

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2. The City

The City has established itself as the largest nightclub in Latin America with impressive light and sound systems, a capacity of up to 5,000 people and 9 bars distributed on three levels. World-class artists like Fergie, Ludacris, Akon, Flo Rida, American Eagle, MTV, 50 Cent, Sasha, Tiësto, Paul Van Dyk, Snoop Dogg, and Paris Hilton have appeared at The City.




3. Mandala

Mandala is one of Cancun’s most popular spots. It opens promptly at 9:30 pm and with a capacity for around 800 partiers, this open air club has a more intimate feel than Coco Bongo and The City. Sit outside and you can watch everything that’s happening in the Party Zone. With a beautiful Asian décor, a great mix of music and a pretty crowd, Mandala never disappoints.


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4. Dady ‘O

Dady'O is one of Cancun’s original nightclubs, and it’s still going strong. The décor is cavern-like with a rotating dance floor and the mix of music includes 80's, 90's, dance and Hip-Hop. Dady ‘O features bikini contests, theme nights, dancers, acrobats and laser shows. Six bars make it easy to take full advantage of open bar service until the wee hours of the morning.


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5. Palazzo

Palazzo, formerly Bulldog, formerly Christine, is Cancun’s newest nightspot. The décor is beautiful and features stripper poles (and stripper pole contests) and a huge chandelier. The resident DJ spins house/pop/billboard hits, guest DJs rock the house and the club offers free transportation (Don’t drive drunk!) to those with reservations.

Which Cancun nightclub is your favorite?


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Is an American expat who has been living in Cancun, Mexico since 2001. A mother, singer, salsa dancer and now writer and community manager, she has worked in many different industries but is currently enjoying exploring the Yucatan Peninsula and sharing her expertise and experience with readers around the world. Follow Kristin on Twitter


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