Marrakech is well known for its culture, food and spectacular landscapes. But it comes alive at night. There’s an upmarket nightlife scene with stylish nightclubs and boutique cocktail bars and it’s a great alternative to traditional party destinations like Ibiza, Marbella and Mykonos.
There are lots to choose from but we’ve put together a list of the best nightclubs in Marrakech for you so add these to your list for a night to remember.
555 Famous Club
555 Famous Club started life as a beach club in Tangier before the opening of this branch in Marrakech. Located on Boulevard Mohammed VI, 555 Famous Club is hailed as the best super club in Marrakech and is the place to go if you’re after international DJs spinning the tunes and dancing til dawn under dynamic disco lights. Guestlist and VIP dancefloor tables are available to book – perfect for a big night out. This club would not be out of place on the Las Vegas strip!
Music at the club is a unique mix of electronica, hip hop, French and Arabic sounds, with resident DJ, DJ Zak, guaranteed to get you up dancing. Fridays and Saturdays are the busiest nights, packed with international jet set and celebrities, with ladies night on a Thursday.
Just as its name suggests VIP Room is the hottest place to be and be seen and it’s also one of the most glamourous and luxurious clubs in Marrakech. Promising the most stylish parties, this is the latest VIP Room after the ones in Paris, Dubai and New York, and is a relatively new addition to the party scene in Marrakech.
Dripping in European glamour and chic decor, this club is located in the heart of the up market district of Hivernage, so you can go from restaurant to partying in no time. VIP Room welcomes top DJs and has a great atmosphere, perfect for dancing the night away during your luxury Moroccan holiday. The music is a great mix of commercial, hip hop, RnB and dance so you’re guaranteed to have a great time no matter what your tastes.
Originally an auditorium in Marrakech’s first casino, Theatro is now one of the most popular nightclubs in the city. True to its name, Theatro puts on elaborate stage shows with an array of acrobrats, jugglers and belly dancers plus tonnes of colourful confetti and balloons. A night here is a real treat for the senses – think circus meets super club.
Situated within the luxury Es Saadi Resort which has views over the Atlas Mountains, Theatro’s aim is to “surprise, seduce, intrigue and plunge the spectator into a constant state of waking dream” and it certainly achieves this. Popular with both locals and tourists, expect fireworks – literally!
In a unique setting, chic new venue Babouchka is just minutes from the bustling Medina and has been called the best club in Marrakech. Welcoming both local and international artists, the club is well known for its great music, eclectic beats and the variety of party-goers it attracts. Enjoy partying at its best with live music until 5am from Thursday to Sunday accompanied by a colourful red velvet backdrop.
Go wild on the dancefloor to some electrohouse music, forget the stress of every day life, get yourself a drink and enjoy partying the night away until the early hours.
Set over three levels, Monte Cristo is the best boutique club in Marrakech. This venue has it all – a wonderful Italian restaurant serving delicious meals, a stylish sky lounge with a roof that opens and closes and shisha (perfect for pre drinks!), and a lively club where you can carry on the party.
While the sky lounge rooftop terrace has a relaxed and intimate atmosphere don’t let this fool you, the club is a hidden party gem where you can really come alive. Montecristo is a real party destination. The club has a Cuban theme with cigars on sale, Che Guevara posters behind the bar, yummy mojitos and spontaneous salsa dancing. Situated in Gueliz, Montecristo is busy every night – it’s the place to be.
With amazing DJs, great table service, and a busy atmosphere seven days a week, this club is perfect for serious party girls and boys.
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