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A warm, tropical breeze rides the night air; bars, clubs and lounges open their doors, with music ranging from salsa to house spilling into the street; specialty cocktails made with Puerto Rican premium rum pour forth; when the sun sets, Puerto Rico awakens to a sultry night tailor-made for fun.
From sizzling clubs to sophisticated fine dining to bustling casinos, our world-famous nightlife invites you to indulge, enjoy and be merry. What else should you expect from the rum capital of the world?
And if you want a unique nocturnal adventure, try a moonlit kayak or boat trip out to a glow-in-the-dark bioluminescent bay.
Top Puerto Rico Nightlife
Clubs, Bars and Lounges
San Juan is well known for its nightlife. From multi-level nightclubs playing the latest techno, house and reggaetón, to intimate lounges where you can rub elbows with the locals, to smoky salsa joints that will have you swinging to the hypnotic rhythm of a live band, the city has a variety of options for those who want to stay up late.Explore it
Many of Puerto Rico’s resort hotels have large, airy casinos. Most stay open until 4 a.m. or later and feature a combination of slots, table games and card games. Because they are closely monitored by the Puerto Rican government, casinos on the island offer a safe and enjoyable gaming environment.Explore it
Dining out is one of the great pleasures of visiting Puerto Rico. We have a rich culinary tradition that has been enhanced by inventive fusion cuisine, a vanguard of internationally acclaimed young chefs, and fine dining institutions from around the world. Also, many restaurants have bars and lounge environments that stay open late.Explore it
Rums of Puerto Rico
When you can claim the best-selling rum in the world, you know you’re doing something right. With four distilleries on the island each producing their own brand of rum and strict laws governing rum production to ensure the finest quality, we can promise you a smooth, rich and flavorful smorgasbord of drinks and cocktails every time you step out at night.Explore it
One of Puerto Rico’s most unforgettable natural wonders can only be appreciated at night. When you visit one of our three bioluminescent bays, prepare to be enchanted by waters that glow green in the dark. To uncover the mystery behind our biobays, click here.Explore it