Are you in search of nightclubs in Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital?
Then, you should visit Thamel or Durbar Marg in the city. You will find many nightclubs and these nightclubs are welcoming all the nightlife enthusiasts. Here, you can spend quality time being carefree either dancing to the beats or drinking at your convenience.
Have a look at a list of the five most popular nightclubs in Kathmandu here.
1. LOD, Thamel
Situated in Thamel, Lord of The Drinks (LOD) has been added to the list of the world’s best clubs recently. It has been ranked 52 among 100 clubs in the world. DJ Mag in UK selected LOD as one of the best nightclubs from around the world for the ‘100 best club champions 2022’. Its atmosphere is the main attraction as it is designed in a stadium-like style. Spread over 9,600 square feet, it has a capacity to accommodate up to 2,500 people.
LOD cannot be missed if you are talking about nightlife and nightclubs in Kathmandu. The entry fee is Rs 1,000. However, women get to enter for free except for special events. This club opens till 2 am.
You can enjoy a variety of dishes and drinks at the club along with good arrangements for music and dance. The light and music can attract anyone to this club. The Iceland Bar in the middle of the large dance floor is also no less attractive. And, it has also become the choice for celebrities.
2. Club Fahrenheit, Thamel
Club Fahrenheit is one of the most popular nightclubs in Kathmandu. Located in Thamel, this club is spread over an area of 8,900 square feet. There is a club as well as a restaurant and a coffee shop.
The club has a floor where up to 2,000 people can dance at a time. The entrance fee is Rs 1,000. It also provides soft and hard drinks as per the customer’s choice.
The family feel at this place is another speciality. Due to its excellent security, the club is a favourite of numerous celebrities. It also goes by the name “celebrity hub”, as a result. The club frequently hosts live performances by international artists as well.
3. Senate Club, Thamel
Despite being one of the most popular nightclubs in Kathmandu, the Senate Club in Thamel is famous for its attractive interior and lighting. This can be a great destination for those who want to enjoy the good atmosphere at night.
The club, which offers free admission, also offers a 15 per cent discount on food. There is a large floor with live music and DJs for those who enjoy dancing. The restaurant is also open until 2 am.
4. Club Turtle, Thamel
The Club Turtle is another of the most famous and popular nightclubs in Kathmandu. Located in Thamel, the main tourist area of Kathmandu, the club hosts live performances by different bands every day. Moreover, in a month, it also showcases around three international artists’ live performances, which has made it one of the best choices for youngsters.
Although the club can accommodate 1,200 people at once, only 500 people can dance on the dance floor at a time. The club attracts anyone with its good atmosphere and arrangement of food and drinks.
5. Ibyza Lounge & Bar, Thamel
The Ibyza Lounge & Bar in Thamel is another destination to enjoy the nighttime. Ibyza is spread over an area of around 3,200 square feet. With a capacity to accommodate up to 300 people, the club specialises in live music and DJ session.
The club has arranged free admission for those who want to indulge in music at night. There is also a good arrangement of food and drinks. It is popular among young people.
This story was translated from the original Nepali version and edited for clarity and length.