Nightlife & Entertainment

Aruba Nightlife and Entertainment

Note that many of the larger hotels and resorts in Aruba offer Theme Nights for your enjoyment: Tropical Nights, Beach Barbeques and Cocktail Parties are always available. Some of the larger resorts offer live entertainment, such as international entertainers, fashion shows, local dance groups, limbo and fire dancers, water ballet, steelbands and local bands.

Cocktail Lounges and Cigar Bars Garufa Cigar & Cocktail Lounge
Across the street from El Gaucho Restaurant
Perfect for a relaxing evening out or an after dinner cocktail in a cozy atmosphere. Listen to soft music from harp, piano or saxophone. Offers the freshest cigars, the finest single malts, cognacs and portwines. Open Monday through Saturday 5 pm till 2 am.

Sirocco Lounge at the Wyndham Aruba

Spectacular sunsets, delicious cocktails, fine cigars, starry nights and live jazz. Open nightly except Sundays.

Nightclubs & Dancing

Club 2000, at the Royal Plaza
Havana, Surfside Beach
TMF, Klipstraat
Chesterfield Night Club, Zeppenfeldstraat 57, San Nicolas
The Cobalt Club, Royal Plaza 213, downtown
Desires Nightclub, at the Aruba Renaissance Resort
Jimmy’s, Waterweb
Escape, Hendrikstraat

Bars with Dining Facilities

Cafe Santé Wine Bar, Seaport Marketplace
The Plaza Café, Seaport Marketplace
Charlie’s Bar, San Nicolas
Carlos & Charlie’s, Weststraat
Hooters, Sasakiweg
Iguana Joe’s, Royal Plaza
Old Barber Shop, San Nicolas
Qué Pasa, Wilhelminastraat
Salt & Pepper, High-rise area
The Paddock, LG Smith
Cheers Cafe Bistro, Port of Call Marketplace

Beach Bars

Havana, Surfside Beach
Kokoa, pier in front of Radisson
Pelican Pier, pier in front of Holiday Inn


Jimmy’s, behind Mainstreet
Mambo Jambo, Royal Plaza (Latin music)
Maracas, Seaport Marketplace
The Cellar, Klipstraat (live music)
Cherrie’s, Caya G.F. Croes 45
Night Cap, Sabana Liber 18, Noord
Rosey’s Cantina, LG Smith Blvd 152
Also check out the Aruba Bar Hopper Tour – a fun night out on the town aboard a wooden, open air, 1947 Ford tour bus – visit Aruba’s favorite local hangouts on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For information, contact De Palm Tours (582-4400)

Casinos Aruba boasts eleven different casinos – small casinos, huge casinos, informal casinos, sophisticated casinos… whether you have a $20 bankroll or a $100,000 bankroll, Aruba’s casinos are sure to please. Please click here to find out more about Aruba’s Casinos.

Las Vegas Style Shows

Alhambra, low-rise area, phone 583-5000
Tropicana Showroom, at La Cabana Resort
Allegro, high-rise area, phone 586-4500
Jewel Box Revue, low-rise area, phone 587-7000
Hot Tickets, downtown, phone 583-1690
Wyndham, high-rise, phone 586-4466