Laganas is the most popular nightlife hotspot in Zante, due to the wild and fabulous parties on its infamous neon lit-strip. This road has over 100 nightlife venues on it, including bars, nightclubs, Greek tavernas and British-style pubs. As venues start to close, the party just continues on to the beach. Some of these clubs have free entry, and a few charge €5 or so to get in. If you're looking for a wild night out on the town, Laganas is the place to be, and you'll have an endless pick of where to start and finish your night. Here's a list of some of the best nightlife places in Laganas to get you going.
This fun and energetic club mixes up strong cocktails to go with its stunning view of the Kamari beach. You can dance the night away surrounded by Cheeky Tikis' party atmosphere. If you're feeling brave, you can test out your singing skills with this joint's weekly karaoke nights.
Located right on the beach is this wild dance club. Cherry Bay Beach Club is known for its exciting themed beach parties with live dance music. Everyone is welcome here - couples, friends and singles. It's a lively place with exceptional cocktails and mixed drinks, all made by their scrummy-looking barmen.
For a little class and sophistication you should head to Republic Beach Club. Considered more of an upscale beach-club venue, it features a beautiful pool, fashionable sunloungers and exceptional service. This club plays live music and also has some of the best DJs in Laganas mixing for them. Make sure to bring your swimming gear along and join in at the pool party.
Situated right off the main pub-crawl road in Laganas and a favourite of young people 18 to 30 is Glamour. With fun bright fluorescent lights and sofas and stool bars, it's a great place to hang out with friends and have a few drinks before you start club-hopping. There's also a pool table, beer, ping-pong table - and a large TV to watch the footie on.
This venue is ideal for a little pre-drinking. You'll be welcomed like part of the family by the friendly owner who never forgets a face. Drinks here are all made with quality ingredients and are very affordable compared to some of the other more expensive bars. You can also watch football on their big-screen TVs.
Get ready for some strong drinks when you check out Drunken Duncan's Cocktail Factory. First timers to this lively hotspot get their first shot for free. The hospitality is fantastic and no matter what type of drink you want their talented bar tenders will be able to whip it up for you in no time.
Fishbowl Bar is the biggest pre-club bar in Laganas. It's open every day during the summer and has world-class bartenders and fire-breathers at the door. This spot is named after their fish-bowl cocktails, poured high to the brim and great for sharing with groups of friends. Live DJs play here nightly.
The music at Angels is always pumping and great for getting your groove on on the dancefloor. Located just off the main strip this cocktail bar is famous for its Long Island Iced Tea, and strawberry daiquiris made with real fruit. Fire lights up across the bar as your drinks are made.
One of the largest venues in Laganas, this beach club has hosted big-name artists like Champagne Spray and Addicted. This club is brought to you by MTV's very own Geordie Shore cast-member Gaz. You'll feel like a celebrity yourself as you chill out on the VIP beds and cabanas situated around the venue. This club has its own large outdoor pool, so you can hang out in the water as your favourite bands play only a few feet away.
The Plus Club is located right in the centre of this party strip and is an easy place to find during your pub and club crawls. €10 will get you two whole hours of unlimited drinks, making this club a fantastic spot to start your night off. Plus Club is no stranger to themed nights, with paint and foam parties as well as ladies'-choice nights.