Visiting Vienna’s Nightlife Hot Spots

nightlife in vienna Vienna in a single word is enticing!! Held over the past few years as a great weekend destination, it attracts the young and the old alike.

While the streets fill with the sounds of Mozart in the morning, its throbbing with the sounds of techno, jazz, hip hop and electronic during the night time.  Vienna nightlife is bustling with energy, sound and life.

There is so much variety in Vienna’s nightlife that you will definitely find something which would appeal to your senses; from concerts to live music, cool chic interiors to lively and young club scenes, soulful music to techno, casual hangouts to sassy dance floors , the party animals will find their ultimate party destination for sure in Vienna’s nightlife.

Here is a list of some of the most happening places to be in Vienna to party away the night

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Also known as the Loos bar, after Adolf Loos who designed it in 1908, this place remains the hot favorite among regular party goers and is undoubtedly the most beautiful bar in Vienna.

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Though small in size, simple design, fine detailing, opulent materials, usage of mirrors across the width of the wall and huge columns, give a rich texture to this bar. The lighting, which is yellowish brown adds to the rich interiors. Since, this is a small place only real customers are entertained.

( karntner Durchgang, 10 Vienna )

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This chic place is a bar, lounge, club and restaurant, set in an unusual place that is four archways below the city’s former rail system. Divided in two levels, one which hosts a comfortable setting for those who want to enjoy the international dishes served here with a great selection of wine.


And the other level which plays some of the most happening music and cocktail flows till the wee hours of the morning. Over the years ‘Babu’ has acquired the designation as the most liveliest clubs in Vienna.

( U- Bahnbogen 181-2, Vienna )


Since 1990, Flex is basking in the glory of being one of the most happening and modern clubs in Europe with the best sounds, lighting,  star DJ s , live performances, concerts.

Flex  Vienna's

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Located in a disused subway underneath the Danube canal, this club plays all genre of music to a packed crowd every day of the year. Sophisticated sound technology, amazing lighting and star attractions make this a definite visit if you want the ultimate experience of Vienna’s nightlife.

( Am Donaukanal , Vienna )


This bar stands true to its name. Shambala is said to be a mythical land of spirituality. Suave, modern interiors, beautiful settings , soothing ambiance is what you will get in Shambala, which promises its guests a spiritual energy to bestow upon them as they step foot in this place which soothes and relaxes ones senses.

The bar is contemporary and provides a relaxed atmosphere with low level background scores , a great cocktail and snack menu.

Shambala  night club

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Vienna’s nightlife is thriving with bars, clubs and lounges. If you are looking for a chilled out sedate experience , you can head to Yellow or the Espresso cafe bar.

Interested in live concerts , head to Chelsea, Rhiz or B72. Want to dance the night away , Badeschiff , Fluc_Wanne is the most hottest place to be.

( Le Meridian, Vienna)

Come discover the ultimate party destination of your choice in Vienna… and trust me you will be spoilt for choice.

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