A guide to nightlife in Rhodes
When on holiday in Rhodes, you’ll find that nightlife centres around the island’s cosmopolitan hotspots Rhodes Town, Faliraki and Lindos. Popular with 18 to 30-year-olds, there’s cheap drinks, live music and epic nights on the dance floor. Faliraki’s bar and club street is especially popular and is located in the heart of the resort, and if you’re an avid clubber it’s a spot not to be missed. If DJs aren’t your cup of tea the smaller resorts offer a much more subdued nightlife. No matter what type of nightlife you’re looking for, chances are you’ll find something that suits your fancy in Rhodes.
Football and karaoke at Loft Bar, Faliraki
The Loft Bar in Faliraki has two personas. During the day the bar has a chilled out atmosphere where you can watch the footie on TV, drink a cold beer and even order a large plate of this hideaway’s famous Sunday roast dinner. In the evenings the place transforms into a lively karaoke club with overflowing cocktails and truly horrible, as well as brilliant renditions of popular pop and rock songs by the visiting guests. You’re bound to make a few new friends visiting the Loft Bar.
The hottest DJ sets at DC Club, Faliraki
This wild dance club is famed for its international DJs and crazy themed nights. If you’re looking for a summer party destination this is the spot. DJs here crank out the hits all night long and you can dance the night away on Faliraki’s most popular dance floor. The entrance fee and drinks at the bar are also relatively inexpensive, meaning you have that little extra cash for a taxi ride home or another round of shots.
A chilled night at Ice Bar, Lindos
For a chance to get out of the heat and experience a completely unique type of venue visit the Ice Bar. This bar made entirely of ice was opened in 2011 and is still going strong.
The temperature inside rests at a chilly -6°C, so warm clothes would be a wise decision. But if you forgot your jacket there’s no need to worry, as this bar hands out hooded ponchos as well as gloves so you can hold your chilled drink that is served in an actual ice glass. Ice sculptures of artic animals can be found displayed around the bar, making drinking at this spot a great photo opportunity.
An evening for all the family at FBI Bar, Rhodes Town
You’ll be welcomed with open arms and smiling faces at FBI Bar in Rhodes Town. This laid-back sports bar always has the sporting match of the day on and serves a wide range of food and drink including a great selection of beers on draught. The kitchen’s also cooking up tasty light meals like toasties and chicken souvlaki – ideal if you’re feeling a bit peckish during cheap Rhodes holidays. FBI Bar is well suited to hosting families as much as it is to welcoming couples looking to have a relaxing night of fun on the town.
Party like the locals at Cavo Pefkos, Pefkos
This lively cocktail bar serves up delicious drinks like strawberry daiquiris and mojitos. It has live music daily as well as traditional Greek dancing on Thursday nights – strap on your dancing shoes and give it a go. The atmosphere in Cavo Pefkos is relaxed and welcoming, so there’s no need to be shy.