Phuket’s Kamala offers a laid-back nightlife. If you are looking to spend relaxed evening out with a cold beer or a glass of wine while watching a mesmerising sunset, then Kamala is an ideal retreat for you.
Hardcore party-goers might be disappointed by the nightlife offered in the village, as most of the bars in Kamala close shortly after midnight – luckily, the all night benders of Patong are only a short car ride way. If you consider Kamala’s chilled out vibes are just what the doctor ordered, check out these picks for the best bars in Kamala.
1. Silk Restaurant and Bar
Celebrate your evening out in style in the chic Silk Restaurant and Bar nestled on a hilltop with views overlooking the turquoise Andaman Sea. Providing an extensive wine list and fantastic craft cocktails, this five-star establishment is an ideal spot for witnessing an epic Thai sunset.
2. Vanilla Sky Bar and Lounge
Another elegant lounge to indulge in signature cocktails, fantastic tapas and dramatic vistas, Vanilla Sky Bar and Lounge is an upscale bar adjusted to the high-end Plum Restaurant, where you could continue your sophisticated dining experience after a couple of sundowner cocktails.
3. HQ Beach Lounge
HQ is a stylish beachfront bar nestled under white tents and serving cool vibes along with a wide selection of tropical cocktails and ice cold beer to quench your thirst. The regular sunset parties with a resident DJ mixing trendy tunes attract younger travellers to grab a few drinks, hang out and relax.
4. The Deck
The Deck is tucked away at the southernmost end of Kamala Beach. Featuring stunning views and a romantic atmosphere, the venue caters to honeymooners and couples, offering a secluded and intimate setting. The ample array of delicious cocktails along with the mouth-watering seafood might just tempt you to spend your whole evening at the Deck.
5. Hae Ha Bar and Restaurant
A simple beachfront venue with rattan and wooden tables set right on the sand, Hae Ha Bar and Restaurant serves amazing sunset cocktails and a chill atmosphere. You can also stay here for dinner and savour some succulent seafood or a juicy stake cooked to your liking.
6. On the Roof
Located at the Notovel resort, On the Roof is a sunset bar and restaurant exuding chilled vibes. The bar attracts visitors to witness stunning sunset views, savour signature cocktails, people watch and socialise. The venue plays live music and offers a pool table to play a game or two, keeping you entertained well into the night.
7. Thu Beach Bar and Restaurant
Thu Beach Bar offers a casual setting, bamboo furnishing and bargain-priced drinks to lighten up your evening. Grab a beer or three at the bar, choose a table and enjoy a stunning sunset and the sounds of the sea in the background.