If you want to dance the night away, pull out your dancin' shoes and head out to one of the many Las Vegas nightclubs.
Most Las Vegas clubs charge a cover, which can range from $10 -$30 weeknights and up to $100 on the weekend. Be prepared to pay! On another hand, there are a few Night spots and Lounges with no cover charge.
Note: Minimum age to get into these nightclubs and lounges is 21. No exceptions. If you are under 21 years, bouncers at almost any club in the city will take your fake ID and laugh at you.
Here is a list of what we consider the hottest spots to enjoy Las Vegas nightlife.
Also take a look at our Top 10 Las Vegas Nightclubs
Chateau Nightclub and Gardens at Paris Las Vegas
Overlooking the Las Vegas Strip with a rooftop dance floor under the Eiffel Tower, Chateau Nightclub & Gardens is a Vegas megaclub that offers a sophisticated atmosphere and a celebrity clientele.
Chateau Nightclub & Gardens spans more than 45,000 square feet and is sprawled across two stories. Expect an eclectic blend of house, dance, hip-hop and mainstream music.
Open Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights from 10:30 p.m. to close. 702-776-7777
LIGHT Nightclub at Mandalay Bay
After Dark, there is LIGHT at Mandalay Bay Las Vegas. A collaboration between Cirque du Soleil and Light Group, this 38,000-square-foot venue delivers the best DJs, performers, unique choreography and revolutionary lighting, sound and special effects.
Open: Fridays and Saturdays 10 p.m. - 4 a.m.
Fridays $40 for gentlemen and $20 for ladies. Saturdays $50 for gentlemen and $20 for ladies.
Marquee Nightclub at The Cosmopolitan
One of the Strip's newest nightclub is Marquee Nightclub at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. With more than 62,000 square feet, and 50-foot-tall ceilings and an unparalleled multi-million-dollar sound stage, the Marquee offers a sophisticated and unparalleled nightlife experience in Las Vegas.
Open Thursday through Monday from 10pm to 4am.
For more information or table reservations, call 702-333-9000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Surrender @ Encore Las Vegas
Surrender is the sexy new nightclub at Encore. The 5,000-square-foot nightclub which opens Memorial Day weekend is already the talk of the town. This will be the place to see and be seen. DJ Steve Aoki will be the resident DJ at Surrender.
Open: Wed: 10:00 pm - 4:00 am; Fri - Sat: 10:00 pm - 4:00 am
Hakkasan at MGM Grand Las Vegas
Hakkasan Las Vegas is a five-level, 80,000-square-foot restaurant, lounge and club at MGM Grand Las Vegas.
This nightclub offers a high-energy experience for guests who wish to dance the night away.
Nightclub Hours of operation:
Thursday - Friday 10:00 p.m. - close; Saturday 9:00 p.m. - close; Sunday 10:00 p.m. - close; Monday - Wednesday Dark
The Bank @ Bellagio Las Vegas
The Bank redefines the Las Vegas nightlife landscape. Gorgeous, upscale nightclub that draws a high-roller and celebrity clientile. The 8,000-square-foot exquisitely designed space is rich with textures and carefully thought-out elements, encompassing everything a guest at the Five Diamond rated Bellagio has come to expect in nightlife.
Open from 10:30 p.m. to 4 a.m. Thurs through Sun. 702-693-8300
XS Nightclub @ Encore
Combining an outdoor pool environment with the sizzling club atmosphere, XS is the gold standard in Vegas nightlife. The club’s design is inspired by the sexy curves of the human body and embraces the European pool and island bar it envelopes. The dance floor at XS is highlighted by a ten-foot rotating chandelier. Open Friday – Monday, 10 p.m. – 4 a.m. (702) 770-0097
Gold Diggers @ Golden Nugget Las Vegas
Dance the night away at the Golden Nugget’s hottest
nightspot for cocktails and music. With a balcony overlooking Fremont Street, this ultra lounge, nightclub offers DJs and Live bands in a let-loose atmosphere.
Open: Tues - Sun 10pm; Wednesday - Sunday doors open at 9 p.m. (closed Monday & Tuesday)
Vanity @ Hard Rock Hotel
Opened on New Year's Eve of 2010, Vanity is one of the newest addition to the Vegas nightlife.
This 14,000 square foot venue features two marble bars, a sunken dance floor, 50 intimate VIP booths and an outdoor terrace overlooking Hard Rock Beach Club
$20 for ladies, $40 for gentlemen, local ladies free. Locals free on Thursdays and Sundays. Table service starts at $500.
1 OAK Las Vegas ("One of a Kind") @ The Mirage Las Vegas
This ultimate nightlife destination offers a one-of-a-kind nightlife experience. Featuring two separate rooms in it's 16,000 square feet of modern décor venue.
Each room housing their own bar and DJ Booth and offering different music that can be tailored to accommodate groups as small as 100, and up to 1,581 people.
Open Friday & Saturday 10:30pm-4am. For more information or reservations, call 702-693-8300
LAVO @ Palazzo
Overlooking the Vegas Strip and affording one of the best views in all of Las Vegas, LAVO Nightclub boasts one of the most intimate, yet energetic, dance floors in Las Vegas surrounded by lush table seating, an expansive bar and a decadent domed ceiling above the dance floor. LAVO Nightclub is the latest hot spot from the creators of TAO Asian Bistro, TAO Nightclub & TAO Beach.
Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 p.m. - 4:00 a.m. (702) 791-1800
How to ensure a smooth entry into a Las Vegas Nightclub
Bottle service is the guaranteed way of getting into any Las Vegas club. Bottle service allows you to bypass the long general admission lines. Guests who opt for bottle service are escorted by a host to their own table with a dedicated server, busser and security guard.
Arrive early, preferable before midnight.
Wear proper attire. (See FAQ on the right column)
For guys, having a pretty girl by your side helps. Nightclubs always strive for a 1-to-1 ratio of girls to guys.
Getting on the clubs guest list increases your odds of getting in. If you need help getting on the clubs guest list, your hotel concierge should have access to the club's host.
CHERRY Nightclub @ Red Rock Casino Las Vegas
CHERRY Nightclub is the west side's hottest club. An 8,500-square-foot clubbing destination that redefines the Las Vegas nightlife experience with world-famous DJs, a full bar with signature drinks and the most advanced lighting and sound system ever created for a nightclub. The sleek space flows into the outdoor area with an expansive private pool deck and cabanas. Open Friday and Saturday 702-797-7777
TAO Nightclub @ Venetian
Falling under the watchful eye of TAO’s signature this 40,000 sq. feet venue is more than a restaurant and banquet venue. TAO hosts the hottest nightclub and lounge. Lush velvets and silks, waterfalls, century-old woods and stonework, and a 20-foot-tall Buddha floating serenely above an infinity pool provide the perfect backdrop to limitless possibilities. Party till the wee hours to the sounds of the hippest music in a breathtaking Pacific Rim-inspired atmosphere.
Open Thursday - Saturday at 10 p.m. (702) 388-8588
LAX Nightclub @ Luxor Las Vegas
Largest in the Vegas' nightclub scene and catering to a young, sophisticated audience, LAX is the destination of choice for club-goers, A-list celebrities and the social jet set. Located on two levels, LAX is 26,000 sq ft of pure entertainment and boasts a top-tier sound system. Colored in dark reds and accented in gothic style, LAX creates a modern and luxurious feel throughout the venue. Open: Thursday-Saturday from 10:30 pm – 4 a.m., 702-262-4529
RAIN @ Palms Las Vegas
A 28,000-square-foot exclusive boutique nightclub with an
electrifying dance club. Home of superstar DJ's AM and Paul Oakenfold, this trendy club is young, hip, contemporary, and above all, high-energy.
Open Friday & Saturday. 10pm - 5am. 702-942-6832
Moon Nightclub @ Palms Las Vegas
Dramatically situated on the top floor of the Palms Casino Resort Fantasy Tower, Moon is a unique two-in-one penthouse ultra lounge and nightclub that offers spectacular views of the Vegas strip and the stars above. Thanks to it's celestial retractable roof 35 feet above the dance floor. Open: Tues; Thurs - Sun. 10;30pm ; (702)-942-6832
Drias Nightclub @ The Cromwell
Drai's Beach Club & Nightclub at The Cromwell is a must-visit nightlife destination on the Las Vegas Strip.
Redefining nightlife standards in Las Vegas, the luxurious 65,000-square-foot Drai's Beach Club and Nightclub hosts the hottest DJs and offers both an indoor and outdoor rooftop party experience.
Hours: 10 p.m.–5 a.m., Thursday–Sunday
Admission: Complimentary for hotel guests ($20 for non-hotel guests).
VooDoo Rooftop Nightclub @ Rio
VooDoo Rooftop Nightclub is located on the 51st floor of the Rio, two levels of open-air action connected by a 40,000-pound staircase.
|Day of the week||Best Vegas Nightclub|
|Monday||XS at Encore;
Marquee at the Cosmopolitian
|Tuesday||Hyde at Bellagio;
1OAK at Mirage
|Wednesday||Light at Mandalay Bay;
Surrender at Encore; LAVO at The Palazzo
|Thursday||TAO at Venetian; Hakkasan at MGM Grand;
LAX at Luxor; Marquee at the Cosmopolitian
|Friday||Any nightclub you can get into|
|Saturday||Any nightclub you can get into|
|Sunday||XS at Encore; Hakkasan at MGM Grand;
Bank at the Bellagio
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It is harder for men to get into a club than women?
Yes, it's easier for women to get into a club in Vegas than it is for men. So don't get upset when a group of hot looking girls are let in while you are left standing out there in the cold.
What's the best way to get the doorman's attention?
Patience and politeness is the key here. Having a pretty girl by your side also helps. Yelling "hey dude" will definitely not get you into any decent Vegas club.
What's the deal with bottle service at Nightclubs, do I need one?
No, you don't need one. However if you want to feel like a true VIP with guaranteed entrance, bottle service is the way to go. With bottle service comes the privacy of having your own table and attended to by your own personal waitress.
Dress code is strictly enforced at all Vegas night clubs. What does this mean?
This means, dress to impress and it also means,
No Baggy Clothing
No Athletic Footwear / Sneakers
Dress is casual chic. Gentlemen must wear a collared, button-up shirt and dress shoes. Las Vegas nightclubs reserves the right to decline entry of any guest not in proper dress code.
Other things you should know.
Nightclub reserves the right to decline entry due to capacity issues. Visibly intoxicated guests will also not be admitted.