Guide to Nightlife in London
London is well known for its nightlife. From great bars, pubs and nightclubs to more cultural evenings out like a trip to the theatre or to the opera London has plenty of fantastic nights out. Our nightlife guide has lots of recommendations of our favourite places to enjoy a fun night in London.
Popular areas for nightlife in LondonNightlife (City of London) Nightlife (Covent Garden) Nightlife (Fitzrovia) Nightlife (Mayfair) Nightlife (Oxford Circus) Nightlife (Soho) Nightlife (South Kensington) Nightlife (St James's)
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The nightlife in London is brilliant. We have some of the best clubs in the world and the city is so exciting in itself that any clubbing experience is heightened.
We publish a list of the best nightclubs in London every week so check that out or take a look at top picks for London club events.
The best nightclubs in London and their location is rather subjective as there are great clubs in different areas of London each with a different vibe. Mayfair tends to have the most exclusive celebrity clubs whilst east London is a little bit cooler.
Soho has some good places too although you won't rub shoulders with high society if you cross over Regent Street.
The main areas in London for the best London clubs are Mayfair and Soho. Shoreditch and East London are becoming increasing popular too.
London nightlife is concentrated in a few different areas of London. If you visit to London is aimed at making the most of London nightlife then you are well advised to stay in one of those areas.
Nightlife in London...
Mews of MayfairTop Pick
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Mahiki KensingtonTop Pick
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Sanctum Soho HotelTop Pick
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Aqua KyotoTop Pick
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