Nightlife in Kata is rather sophisticated and features laid-back establishments, rather than vibrant pubs and bustling nightclubs. For families with children, Kata provides numerous entertainment options, which cater to kids and adults alike. Here is our list of the best nightlife in Kata that you shouldn’t miss.
1. Cafeopera Live
Cafeopera Live is a lively bar located on Soi Melisa and featuring a modern setting and stylish interior. The venue serves fantastic cocktails and frozen mocktails as well as providing amazing live music every night, making for a fun night out in Phuket.
2. ReKaTa Beach Club
ReKaTa exudes elegance and attracts visitors wanting to stay on the beach, all the while being surrounded by top-range amenities and benefitting from the club’s high-quality foods and drinks. Indulge in the trendy design and unbeatable ocean views while sipping craft cocktails or a glass of wine and sharing these special moments with your better half.
3. Stone Bar
A casual hangout, Stone Bar serves inexpensive cocktails and ice cold beers in an unpretentious setting, ideal for enjoying a friendly chat or simply spending the evening people watching. Playing a huge range of music from reggae to blues, Stone Bar is a great place if you are seeking an escape from the area’s pricier upscale establishments.
4. Ska Bar
Tucked amidst the rocks on the southernmost end of Kata Beach, Ska is a fun bar run by hippies. The venue usually gets fully crowded at sunset and remains packed until late. Playing a range of music – reggae, R’n’B, hip-hop and other trendy tunes, the venue doesn’t offer a cocktail menu, so get ready the spend the evening sipping beer.
5. After Beach Bar
After Beach Bar is a trendy hilltop venue featuring a chilled out atmosphere and breathtaking views. Order a sunset cocktail from the vast menu, grab a table at the cliff edge and indulge in the mesmerising view of the sun setting in the deep waters of the Andaman Sea.
6. Dino Park Mini Golf
Family-oriented and super fun, Dino Park Mini Gold is an entertainment complex combining a bar and restaurant with a mini-golf course set in a lush tropical garden with artificial waterfalls, volcanoes and statuettes of dinosaurs dotting the area. Your children will love this place!
7. Surf House
Surf House is one-stop entertainment complex housing a flow rider, restaurant and bar. The venue attracts visitors of all ages to take the challenge riding a “wave”,but if you don’t feel like it, you can also just cool off in the open-plan bar serving delightful cocktails and selection of bottled beers. Once you start feeling peckish after chasing waves, head to the restaurant serving authentic Thai food and Western favourites.
8. 4U Skybar Nightclub
Soak in the breathtaking scenery that 4U Skybar provides, cool of in the rooftop swimming pool and savour tropical cocktails while watching the sky awash with incredible colours during sunset. When the night falls, the party moves inside, where you can hit the dance floor and savour more cocktails during happy hour between 6 – 10 pm.
9. Robert’s Pub
Get ready to rock at Robert’s Pub, a cool and trendy establishment with awesome live bands and craft cocktails to liven up your outing. Expect myriads of oldies-goldies type tunes, litres of beers and hours of fun and laughter in this one-of-a-kind funky establishment. Definitely one of the coolest bars in Kata!
Laid-back and luxe, the nightlife in Kata offers a refreshing break from the rowdy bars of Patong. If you know a cool bar in Kata that should be included in the list, please share it in the comments below!