Looking for a city break destination that combines culture with hedonism? Look no further than Barcelona! Invited author, Mary J., runs down down five of her favourite hang outs in the Catalan capital…
The Spanish city of Barcelona has arguably one of the best social lives in the whole of Europe. Whether you are interested in live music, dancing or simply enjoying a drink in the company of good friends, there’s something for everyone! If you are currently planning your visit, you’ll be able to find your accommodation in Barcelona through the Venere website. With this in mind, here is a quick look at some of the best places to enjoy a great night out in “The City of Counts”.
La Terrrazza is one of the Barcelona’s most celebrated night clubs attracting a young, fashionable and international crowd of party-goers. This lively open-air venue hosts renowned guest DJs and stays open until 6am, making this a great option if you want to party the night away.
Harlem Jazz Club
The Harlem Jazz Club is one of the most popular jazz venues in the whole of Barcelona. This is the perfect place to relax with friends after a day out exploring the city. The club features nightly live music performances ranging from flamenco fusion to the blues and African-inspired beats.
Carpe Diem Lounge Club
This effortlessly chic venue attracts the young and beautiful including Barcelona’s world-class football players. The interior of this beach-front club is modern and sleek and the superb restaurant serves up delicious Spanish cuisine until 1am. The Carpe Diem Lounge Club is one of the city’s most exclusive venues making this a must-see if you have the cash to spare.
La Macarena is without a doubt one of the most illustrious and renowned night clubs in the city. In fact, this club is situated in the heart of Barcelona, just off Las Ramblas, and boasts a top-quality sound system, awesome international DJs, a vast range of music and a wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
This uber-cool Barcelona bar was famously visited by the likes of Hemingway, Picasso and Dali and continues to attract an impressive crowd today. London Bar stays open until 5am and is celebrated both locally and internationally for its relaxing and friendly atmosphere.
There are so many great places to enjoy an unforgettable night out in this fantastic Spanish city. If you’re stuck for somewhere to go, it’s always a good idea to do some research online beforehand or even try asking the locals for some helpful advice.