Glittering Night Life

Enjoy yourself. It's later than you think.

Chinese Proverb
Sweet Soul Cafe
Green Mango is probably the liveliest place in town. A full range of cocktails, shooters and beers is available and music tends to be mostly a mixture of top 40 dance, R n' B, and hip hop tunes. It's a great place to go if you want an unforgettable night out. Don’t’ forge to check out the J?germeister machine at the back of the bar that dispenses ice cold shots to liven you up. 
Location: Soi Green Mango, Central Chaweng
Open: 18:00 – 02:00 
Green Mango Club
The Green Mango Club is in a huge warehouse building at the end of the road. It has two main areas playing hip hop, mainstream, house and techno music. Be ready for a long night out and enjoy some delicious cocktails and shots.
Location: at the end of Soi Green Mango, Central Chaweng
Open: 18:00 – 02:00 

Mint Bar
Leading the way in establishing Samui as a serious venue for international DJ's, The Mint Bar has managed to attract the likes of Brandon Block, Lisa Loud, Kenny Hawkes and BT but still manages to keep admission costs down to around 200 baht and regularly offers two-for-one drink deals. 
Location: Soi Green Mango, opposite Sweet Soul Cafe
Open: 18:00 – 02:00 

Reggae Pub
Thousands of people have already experience what it means to have a great party in one the famous pubs on the island. A large dance floor is surrounded by benches and tables while international DJ's and live bands keep you entertained through the whole night.
Location: Chaweng Lake
Open: 18:00 – 02:00 
Petch Bucha Thai Boxing Stadium
This large stadium near the Reggae Pub is the centre of Muay Thai boxing in Samui. Seat prices vary but in reality it's much the same experience buying a bleacher pew as in the 'VIP' section, perhaps better. It's a noisy, thrilling and sometimes shocking evening of thrills and spills. You should not miss to pay a visit!
Location: at the entrance of Soi Reggae
Fights: start at 21:00

Ark Bar
At Ark Bar guests are kept entertained with fire dancers, ambient music, dining and dancing on the beach. Take your friends or your beloved one and relax while having a drink and enjoy the show. Wednesday nights is party night with DJ’s and Beach party
Location: Ark Bar Garden Beach Resort, Chaweng Central Beach Road
Ice Bar
One of the coolest places in town: The walls, bar, sculptures and seats are made from Canadian ice and are permanent fixtures. This Bar is even big enough to hold elephant and Tuk Tuk sculptures and has separate rooms. The chilliest is kept at -7 degrees, lit by an atmospheric LED lighting system with a full color spectrum. 
Open: 16:00 – 21:30 Happy Hour with two-for-one cocktails. 
Location: On the road heading out of northern Chaweng to the Ring Road. A ten-minute walk from Central Chaweng
Q Bar
At this place international DJ's spin into the night and one can choose between the music-filled interior and the ultra-cool exterior with those groovy views. Q Bar also holds special parties and fashion events. This is truly a place to see and be seen in. On the hillside above northern Chaweng 


On Lamai's main street is the ever popular Fusion nightclub. Featuring two excellent resident DJs, the music ranges from acid jazz to funky house and suits the darkly atmospheric club. You definitely will enjoy your night. Location: Main Street
Open: 18:00 – late

Chill In
This venue is very popular with tourists and residents alike due to its relaxed atmosphere, chilled-out music and range of seating areas. You can chose to chill on large comfortable bamboo chairs, swing in a hammock or lie on the beach on a tradition Thai 'mon' – triangular cushion. 
Location: Lamai Beach
Open: 08:00 – 02:00

Shamrock Pub
This pub is a favorite one for football fans. There's live rock six nights a week and live sports on the TV on Saturdays. Shamrock also features a professional pool tables, darts, lots of Irish beer and excellent pub food. 
Location: Main Road, Lamai
Open: 09:30 – 02:00 

Thai Boxing (Muay Thai)
Thailand's most famous sport and a must-see for any visitor Muay Thai is hosted in the centre of town near McDonalds on Saturday nights. Entry is free of charge and fights start at 21:00. 
Location: Lamai Centre
Saturday nights starting 21:00

Bophut and Fisherman’s Village

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Bophut and Fisherman’s Village
This is a well-run bar/restaurant/boutique right on the corner at Bophut Pier. A converted wooden Chinese shop house, the interior is attractively decorated and fitted out with wood. Have a great and enjoyable evening. 
Location: Bophut Pier
Open: 08:00 – 01:00

Welcome back to the 60’s – this pub will bring you back to the past. Enjoy your drink, take a little snack and have a nice conversation while listening to the Beatles and other great bands from the era. 
Location: Bophut Centre
Open: 12:00 – late. Closed Tuesdays

Emerald Irish Pub
This Irish owned pub provides excellent English breakfast, typical pub food and the world-famous Irish Beer. Every Friday the Emerald Irish Pub hosts live music to chill. 
Location: Central Bophut
Open: 11:00 – 02:00 

The Billabong Surf Club
Welcome to a typical Aussie pub – lots of sport on TV, free flowing beer, including VB, a suitably rowdy atmosphere and plenty of pies! It is also the official club house of the Samui Simians Rugby Club. 
Location: Central Bophut 
Open: 09:00 – 02:00

The Frog and Gecko
This venue is busy most of the time and very famous for its Wednesday “Pub Quiz” – you reserve a seat in advance or arrive there before 8 pm. Enjoy to music from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s – Brit Pop, Rock and Punk. Especially the Thai Food and Indian Curries are highly recommended. 
Location: Central Bophut 
Open: 11:00 – 02:00
Full Moon Party Koh Phangan
The legendary Full Moon Party has its origin in the late 80’s/ early 90’s when friends organized private parties on the light of the full moon. With a guitar, a tape recorder and beach fire they were celebrating birthdays and other small events at the beach.
Full Moon Party Koh Phangan
In the past years, this intimate party has turned into a mega event with 10,000 to 20,000 people participating every month. International and Thai DJ’s make the crowd dance with all kinds of music – Techno, Trance, Reggae, Hip Hop, Drum ‘n’ Bass, House … in total 15 sound systems along Haad Rin Beach. The beach is equipped with some tables and chairs for having a chat with friends – either with the ones you came with or the new ones you will definitely meet there. The event is multicultural and you will see people there from all around the world.
Drinks and food can be ordered from restaurant or little shops located directly at the beach.
Be ready for a unique experience near Koh Samui – the Full Moon Party is an event you will definitely not forget. 

Cabarets Shows

Cabarets Shows

Christy's Cabaret
Welcome to one of the oldest cabarets in town and also one of the best. The girls at Christy's are very practiced at lip syncing and the show is very professional. Christy's has a small cover charge and reasonably priced drinks. The show starts at 10 pm every night. Location: Central Chaweng

Star Cabaret
Star Cabaret is not as glamorous as Christy's but show is hilarious! When the girls aren't poking fun at themselves or teasing an unfortunate audience member, they are performing one of the funniest shows on the island. The drinks menu is fairly standard and reasonably priced. The show starts at 10 pm. 
Location: Near Centara Hotel, Chaweng Beach 

The latest cabaret on Samui - G-Bar - is a gay bar that features a cabaret show. The funky bar is comfortable and has a good drinks menu. Entry is free of charge; therefore the drinks are a little more expensive. The show starts at 10 pm every night. 
Location: Near Centara Hotel, Soi Colibri, Chaweng Beach.