Nightlife in Nha Trang

Nha Trang’s nightlight is a pleasant mixture of new and old, with five-star hotel lounges and rooftop nightclubs, as well as relaxed neighbourhood bars.

The nightlife spots are great for mingling with fellow tourists on the Tours of Vietnam and fun-loving locals, and offer a variety of music genres, live dance performances, tantalising bites and ample alcoholic offerings.

Also, for the travellers that prefer to immerse themselves in the local culture, Nha Trang is well known for its nightly light shows, colourful puppet shows and numerous cultural spaces that are perfect for couples and families alike.

nightlife in nha trang

Here are few useful nightlife suggestions for tourists visiting Nha Trang:

Nha Trang Water Puppet Theatre
A traditional aspect of Nha Trang nightlife is the colourful water puppet theatre show that depicts the daily life of Vietnamese farmers. Each show runs for about 45 minutes and includes plenty of fun and exciting scenes, including rice-planting, kid’s games, frog-catching and fishing. This is a great cultural show and perfect for travellers on the family tours in Vietnam looking to get fully immersed in something local. Tickets for the show cost about $6.50 for adults and $4.50 for children.

Pool Pub
The Pool Pub is one of Nha Trang’s best nightlife spots and easily discovered along Tran Phu Beach. This two-story place has great quality audio systems, neon lighting, a rooftop terrace and wooden communal tables. The spacious poolside bar has some of the best seats in the establishment. Beverages include a choice of spirits, cocktails, beers and wines with relatively acceptable prices. The preferred music played is mostly deep house, techno music and EDM, while the outside terrace is a great place for having decent conversations.

United Bar
The United Bar on Tran Phu Beach is a great destination to enjoy live traditional music on a nightly basis. This is a vibrant bar decked out with cosy sofas, a live stage, international flags, flat screen TVs and a lush garden setting. Drinks consist of a choice of imported wines, cocktails, and draft beers, while patrons also get the option to order food with local Vietnamese and Asian dishes available.

Rooftop Lounge in Ha Van Hotel
The spacious open-air terrace that makes up the Rooftop Lounge at Ha Van Hotel has a stunning view overlooks the Nha Trang Beach. It is located on the 5th floor of the hotel and a lively destination for both tourists and locals that enjoy an after dinner drink and a game of pool. The lounge has weekly (Friday-Sunday) theme nights and daily promo hours (5 pm-9 pm). The Rooftop Lounge doesn’t serve food, but the nearby Yen’s restaurant is a wonderful place to visit for a taste of true Vietnamese delicacies.

Sailing Club
A definite nightspot in Nha Trang is the Sailing Club with its great location, large dance floor, lively tunes and extensive alcoholic offerings. This is a further place situated along Tran Phu Beach and is well-known for the lively hip hop dance performances. The drinks consist of spirits, cocktails, wines and beers, but come with prices that are slightly higher than most other places in the city. The Sailing Club attracts a great mix of tourists on the Vietnam travel packages and local people.