The What’s Up Guide to the Best Nightclubs in Chiang Mai – Top 5

Chiang Mai’s late night scene has been toned down in recent years. Despite this, there are still a number of venues where night-owls can go dancing and, drink late and enjoy exciting nights out. Some of these options are located in the chic Nimmanhaemin Road area of the city, but there are others scattered around. The recommendations for the best nightclubs in Chiang Mai below. 


 Nightclubs by Areas: 
 Chiang Mai Old City | Nimmanhaemin | Further Reading 
 *Note: Entrance fees do change, we recommend you to check with the venues before visiting. 



NIGHTCLUBS IN NIMMANHAEMIN

 The Take It Club 
The Take It Club is one of the few places in Chiang Mai open until 02:00. It changes name frequently, but the venue at Kad Suan Kaew’s Lotus hotel has remained pretty much the same. The main draws of the Take It are one of the largest dance floors in the city and the music. Creative DJs spin the latest electro and contemporary dance genres. This club primarily attracts Thai patrons. Unless there is a band or some other event on the schedule, standard admission fees include free-flow soft drinks-mixers.
Take It Club: #21 Huay Kaew Rd., A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200 | Open: 21:00-02:00 (Daily) | Entrance Fee: 200 B  | Tel: +66 88 261 3613 | Facebook Map

 Infinity Nightclub 
With an overlying theme of a London Tube station, Infinity is a spacious, no-nonsense venue equipped with high-tech sound and light systems. A typical evening kicks off with a live band followed by top DJs playing a music mix of everything from house to funk, jazz and electro. As well as cocktails and shots, guests at Infinity are able to order towers of beer. Infinity is located on Nimmanhaemin Soi 6 and is about 200 metres from the main road.
Infinity Nightclub: – Nimmanhaemin Rd., Soi 6, A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50100 | Open: 21:00-01:30 (Daily) | Tel: +66 53 400 085 | Facebook Map 

 The Warm Up Café 
The Warm Up is probably Chiang Mai’s most popular nightclub for fun and dancing. The café has an outside bar at the front which leads into the main club. Inside, there is a largish hall where live bands play rock, pop and indie numbers. There is a separate dance lounge in which DJs spin the turntables with the likes of drum’n’bass and house sounds. The Warm Up enjoys a prime spot on Nimmanhaemin Road and there are few Chiang Mai tuktuk or songthaew drivers who don’t know it.
Warm Up Café: #123/1 M. 5, T. Suthep, A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200 | Open: 18:00-01:00 (Daily) | Tel: +66 53 400 677 | Facebook Map 


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NIGHTCLUBS IN THE OLD CITY

 Sound Up 
Sound Up is one of the popular venues for dancing and late drinks near the Old City. Once known as the Mandalay Nightclub, Sound Up is enjoying a new lease of life as one of the chosen Chiang Mai venues to dance to top tunes. Sound Up also has occasional live stage acts and offers a good selection of drinks. The admission charge gives unlimited free mixers.
Sound Up: #5/3, Moonmuang Rd., A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200 | Open: 21:00-02:00 (Daily) | Entrance Fee: 200 B | Tel: +66 93 162 2771 | Facebook | Map 

 Spicy Club 
Spicy Club is a long-established nightclub facing the east side of the Old City moat. The fact Spicy has slightly longer operating hours than other bars in the area has proved a magnet over the years for both international and Thai people. After midnight, there is rarely a night where Spicy is not packed with revellers. Added bonuses of a night at Spice are lower than average drink prices, pulsating music and the chance of meeting like-minded travellers.
Spicy Club: – Chaiyaphum Rd., A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200 | Open: 20:00-20:00 (Daily) Tel: +66 53 874 011 | Facebook | Map 


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FURTHER READING
•  Bars & Pubs on Loi Kroh Road
•  Chiang Mai Red Light Zone
•  A Guide to Suvarnabhumi Airport
•  Meeting Chiang Mai Women
•  Chiang Mai Department Stores