Croatia is a small country located in the Southeast Europe. Despite being small, Croatia became famous in the world because there are plenty of beautiful national parks, lands, mountains and other natural places people come to enjoy and relax. Except that, various sporting, economic and cultural events are held, especially during the summer. All events are suitable for all ages. So, everyone who wants to relax and have fun, Croatia would be the right choice. There are many parties in clubs and bars in the evening and during night hours. Croatia lives from dusk till dawn, showing a diversity of nightlife and good atmosphere wherever you go. Everyone who loves enjoying parties and a nightlife, Croatia is exactly what he’s been looking for.
1. Papaya Club
Papaya Club is located at the beach Zrće on the island of Pag. This is definitely the best beach club in the whole Croatia. The club exists since 2002, occupies more than 3,000 square meters and is spread over six levels. With the top choices of music such as vocal, Latino house or R’n’B rhythms and attractive dancers you can enjoy jacuzzi bar and two diving slides while tasting the best-chilled cocktail you have ever had. Each summer Papaya Club is a host to famous DJs like Paul Van Dyk, Snoop Dogg, Tiesto and many others. Parties are held from 3 pm to 8 pm and spectacular night parties start at 10 pm and last til 6 am. So if you are looking for the best of the best, this club is everything you need.
Boogaloo is the most popular nightclub in the capital of Croatia, Zagreb. Here you can find world’s famous music trends thanks to the famous local stars such as Josipa Lisac, Zabranjeno pušenje, Urban and foreign bands like Exploited, Misfits, Jeff Mills, and many others. This is definitely one of the best places where young people love to hang out and have fun. If you are looking for a club where you can relax and enjoy great concerts and tribute bands, you are at the right place!
Byblos Club is located in Zelena Laguna (Green Lagoon Resort) in Poreč., Istria. For many years it is known as one of the biggest night clubs in Europe. On the area of 5000 square meters (indoor area and outdoor area) you can enjoy pools, waterfalls, video shows and, of course, good music and company. Byblos offers the most diverse music genres, which tourists and hosts enjoy till early morning hours. Enjoy the music you like and with a couple of thousands of people dancing with the rhythm and experience unique and different parties with no attitudes at all. Just fun and good spirit everywhere you look at. Be a part of it and let’s shake together!
4. Ultra Music Festival
Ultra Music Festival, the leading and the most famous electronic music festival comes to Croatia every year in July. Usually, it is held in Split (the city located in Dalmatia). The organizer, Ultra Enterprises, has chosen Croatia to compete with 16 countries as the only European destination of this renowned event. Ultra will be held at Split football stadium Poljud, from 14th until 16 of July. More than 100.000 electronic music lovers enjoy every year listening to famous musicians and DJs like David Guetta, Armin Van Buuren Fatboy Slim, Depeche Mode and many others. Thanks to this event, Split entered the map of a world lifestyle destinations with the top quality music festivals and became the European pandan of Miami.
5. Dimensions Festival Pula
Over the past six years, Dimensions Festival has an important role to house and techno music lovers from all over the world. Festival is held at Punta Christo fortress in Pula from 30th of August until September the 3rd. You can enjoy a diversity of rhythms and beats by listening to the new music discoveries or already established performers such as Moses Boyd, Nina Kraviz, Levon Vincent Dopplereffekt etc. These days and nights will definitely be the greatest for all who enjoy disco, soul, funk and electronic music. On 6 stages more than 150 musicians will be entertaining a couple of thousands locals and tourists. If you ever find yourself in Pula during Dimensions Festival period, prepare yourself for the best nightlife you have ever experienced.
As the sun goes down, the rhythm changes and the music becomes louder and louder. The fun starts right here and it doesn’t stop at the end of the working hours; it only takes a break until the next day when everything starts again. Lemon night club is located in the center of Zagreb. Divided into two floors, it has a capacity of 350 people. On the ground floor there is a Lemon Bar and under the ground floor is a Lemon Club. According to your music style and preferences, in the Lemon Bar, you can enjoy pop-rock, new wave, and jazz music while ‘the basement’ is reserved exclusively for ‘BeatRoute Clubhouse music’. Lemon is always packed to the rafters, especially on the weekends. You can feel the beat increases, don’t you?
Uljanik Club is the longest club in Pula (Istria, the west part of the Croatia) located in the center of a town; opened since 1965, today it has more than 50 great years behind. At this time Uljanik became the perfect place to entertain a wider circle of visitors while retaining the original and urban worldview. Disco Club Uljanik is not only reserved for students, but for all ages. Student Party is held every Thursday and high school parties every Saturday. With mixed beats and rhythms of dance, rock, R&B, and techno, hosts and tourists from 18 – 35 years of age enjoy the greatest hits of all times, extraordinary atmosphere, and low prices. See you at Students’ Party!
8. Old Bridge Pub
Old Bridge Pub is located in the Old town of the city of Osijek, Tvrđa (Citadel). It is opened since 2002. Todays’ gastronomic delights, business or private hangouts, celebrations, and nightlife made the Old Bridge Pub a Number One of all the nightclubs in Osijek. The Club is divided into 3 floors and has a terrace which is ideal in the summertime. Every weekend live music and concerts are held in the Club; repertoire is pretty big; from the local music, gypsy music to the foreign DJs. So the nightlife in Osijek offers a lot of things and if you want only the best of the best, The Old Bridge Pub is the right choice. Come here and convince yourselves!
9. Hacienda Club
If you are young and looking for a great nightlife while you’re on holidays and visiting Croatia, Vodice is the perfect opportunity. Located north from Šibenik, the city of Vodice every year attracts more and more tourists from all over the world. Vodice has a lot of clubs and bars and Hacienda club is one of them. Located only 2 kilometers from the center of the city, Hacienda is a popular place to enjoy a good company, good music, and atmosphere. This Club has enough place for more than 2000 guests. With his authentic Mexican hacienda decor and style, superb sound quality and dance floor, Hacienda club is one of the most popular nightclubs on the Adriatic. Famous local and foreign DJs and performers entertain guests from dusk till dawn.
10. Aurora Club
Aurora Club is one of the biggest and the most attractive nightclubs in Croatia without a doubt. Bright and modern, the Club has an open terrace, swimming pool, flat roof, restaurant and much more. The Club can accommodate a couple of thousands of guests at a time. You can play billiard with your friends, enjoy live music at bars, eat some great pizza or steak or relax in the midnight hours in the swimming pool while enjoying cocktails and a great company. Many foreign and local DJs and musicians choose exactly Aurora Club, ’cause they know the party is guaranteed.
Updated: July 13, 2017