A guide to nightlife in La Romana

Much of the nightlife in La Romana is hotel based, with an extensive repertoire of live entertainment. However, many of the clubs situated within hotel complexes are open to non-residents. There are also independent dance clubs in the town playing a wide range of music as well as numerous bars and casinos. Many venues stay open until the early hours of the morning. Watch out for fun-filled themed nights, enjoy some karaoke, or simply dance the night away to a rhythmic salsa or merengue. Whatever your taste in music you’re sure to find a club that suits your mood on holidays to the Dominican Republic.

Games and drinks at Casino Dominicus

If you enjoy gambling the night away, then the only casino you’ll find on Dominican Republic holidays could be the place for you. Situated in the east of La Romana it has a floor space of 45,000 square feet. You can enjoy baccarat, blackjack and poker as well as have fun with the casino’s countless slot machines. Open until 3am, complimentary drinks are served and there’s a disco at one end.

Music from all ages at Aire

Those with an eclectic taste in music will have a blast here. Expect to hear 70’s classics, upbeat contemporary dance music, in fact, anything that generates a fun atmosphere for this perennially popular club.

Themed fun at La Locura Disco

For a lively entertaining evening, La Locura has some of the best rhythms in La Romana. With theme parties on offer to add to the fun, this destination is a fantastic place for dancing the night away. One of the longest-established venues in La Romana, it’s part of the Viva Wyndham Hotel on Dominicus beach.

Food and entertainment at The Beach Club by Le Cirque

The Beach Club is a popular destination for those who want to enjoy a meal as well as some awesome live entertainment. The club is part of the Caso de Campo complex but is open to all. Expect a fantastic meal with Mediterranean food, and let the sound from the musicians complement your experience.

Special events at Altos de Chavon amphitheatre

For a real cultural treat head up to Altos de Chavon in the hills overlooking La Romana. Here you’ll find a spectacular amphitheatre, which has hosted Frank Sinatra and Julio Inglesias, to name a few luminaries. It’s always worth checking out what’s on here when you’ll be in La Romana.

Merengue music and Caribbean food at Bachata Rosa

Bachata Rosa is a brilliant destination for dancing, listening to live music and eating wonderful Caribbean food. Set over three floors, and owned by merengue music afficionada, Juan Luis Guerra, this is the place to head for if you want to enjoy a lively night out. Every night is different, but you should always be prepared to party.

Music styles for all at Genesis Disco

One of the most popular night-time destinations in La Romana for those who like to dance, expect a variety of rhythms at Genesis. Salsa, merengue and also some rock rule the night, where fun is the name of the game. The club opens late and continues pumping out the music until the early morning.

Themed shows at Bar Marinelly

This diverse club offers food and cocktails and also has live entertainment. Expect stunning light shows, dancing and enjoyment. The venue does get crowded, so if you want a table you may have to book. Look out for the club’s themed parties, and expect the unexpected.

Dance until late at Discotecca Coco Ricco

The party starts at around 10pm and continues through the night at this vibrant club. Coco Ricco is the destination for those in search of a lively atmosphere that keeps on going until the early hours of the morning. Expect to hear a variety of contemporary beats with some salsa and a Caribbean vibe thrown in for good measure.

International dance music DJs at Luko's Room and Bar

This popular downtown bar serves a vibrant crowd of party-lovers. With live DJs and an international selection of contemporary dance music, this is the place to come for a loud night out. Luko’s aims to please dance music aficionados with its fantastic sound system, giant screens and first class tunes.