Six Great Clubs in KL
Kuala Lumpur's Best Dance Clubs
When the sun sets in Kuala Lumpur, the city transforms into a colourful and vibrant hub with a bevy of watering holes that are packed with late night revellers and travellers craving lasers, liquor, and bass-heavy beats. While Kuala Lumpur’s nocturnal scene doesn’t quite hit the heights of, say, Ibiza or Rio de Janeiro, it still one of the best party spots in Asia.
For those who want to enjoy a raving good time in Kuala Lumpur complete with dance-worthy tunes and extensive alcoholic offerings, we have handpicked our favourite after-dark gems where you get to party all night long with the rich and famous, expats, trendsetters and hardcore clubbers. Read on and discover our 6 Best Clubs in Kuala Lumpur.
If you have only one night to party in KL, hit Zouk. One of the premier nightspots in the city, Zouk encompasses six dynamically different themed rooms (namely Aristo & Rooftop Garden, Barsonic, Main Room, Phuture, Terrace Bar and Velvet Underground), and with frequent appearances from international heavyweights such as Above & Beyond and DJ Tiesto, it’s no wonder that Zouk is still a favourite among KL-lites even after nine years of existence. Tuesdays are ‘Ghetto Heaven’ nights featuring selections of only the best hip hop and R&B grooves, and Wednesdays are Mambo Jambo parties, taking you back to the 80s with hits from the era, so strut your best stuff and dance the night away! Read More...
- Open: 21:00 – 03:00
- Address: 113, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur
- Telephone: +6 03 2171 1997
Gravity Club at The Gardens Mall is a great nightlife venue for those who want to enjoy a fun night out without travelling too far from Kuala Lumpur city centre. Situated on the 6th floor of The Gardens Mall, late night revellers can enjoy a breathtaking view of Kuala Lumpur while sought-after local DJs spin a dance-inducing mix of trance, EDM, hip hop, and house tunes. Attracting a steady clientele of young local and tourists, Gravity Club at The Gardens Mall also hosts unique themed nights, ladies night promos, and internationally-acclaimed guest DJs such as The Chainsmokers (USA), Mark Sixma (Holland), and Sidney Samson (Holland). Read More...
- Open: Wednesday – Sunday 21:00 – 03:00
- Address: 6th Floor, The Gardens, Mid Valley City
- Telephone: +011 2639 5797 or+6016 3067777
Providence Club, situated within The Intermark, is an exclusively luxurious nightclub with a star-studded clientele and premium bottle service standards. Decked out in a luxurious yet distinctive decor, Providence is equipped with state-of-the-art audio visual and OLED lighting systems with prestigious local and international DJs spinning remixed 90s R&B, pop, hip-hop, retro, and disco tunes. Certainly attracting a wealthy crowd who come to see and be seen, Providence Club offers premium champagnes by the bottle, such as 50 bottles of Moet & Chandon for RM18, 500 and ten bottles of Dom Pérignon for RM11, 000, as well as an extensive list of liquors. Providence Club in The Intermark is a mere five-minute drive from Kuala Lumpur city centre via Jalan Tun Razak.
- Address: The Intermark, 182, Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur
- Telephone: +6010 252 7678 or +6016 444 5781
Set within The Roof at First Avenue, Play Club is a premium dance club that plays host to exciting all-night parties in Petaling Jaya, drawing in a steady mix of young local trendsetters looking to mix, mingle, see and be seen. Taking inspiration from Europe’s most celebrated clubs, this glitzy rooftop establishment has an industrial-themed interior with exposed overhead piping, colourful neon lights, and giant cages with dancers. With a music policy that consists of EDM, hip hop and trance tunes, Play Club at The Roof also boasts a steady stream of international acts such as rapper Lil Jon and Grammy award winner Cedric Gervais. Ladies in groups of four get to enjoy a complimentary bottle of vodka while dancing the night away every Thursday. Read More...
- Open: Wednesday – Saturday 22:00 – 03:00
- Address: The Roof, 1 First Avenue, Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya
- Telephone: +6013 270 3111
Frangipani is an institution in Kuala Lumpur, featuring an immaculate fine-dining experience on the ground floor and a posh nightclub upstairs. Known as one of the earliest LGBT-friendly spots in the city, Frangipani is regarded as one of the places to go for a great night out if you’re looking for somewhere upmarket to let your hair down. The recent renovation sees the bar area sporting a much classier look – heavy on mirrors and stainless steel pillars – giving the place a much-needed edge, so give Frangipani a go when you’re in town. Read More...
- Open: 19:30 – 22:30 dinner
- Address: 25, Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur
- Telephone: +6 03 2144 3001
Rootz Dance Club is a lavishly-conceived version of a Russian palace bar with velvet drapes, thick carpeting and gold-gilded paintings of early 19th century Renaissance revival on the walls. Situated atop Lot 10 Shopping Centre, Rootz’s music policy consists of R&B, house and remixed top 40 tunes makes it a great dance nightclub for its clientele of trendsetters, hip hop fans, and socialites in Kuala Lumpur. Every Wednesday, ladies enjoy free entry and drinks until 00:00 with local and international DJs such as Clasiksta, DJ Bento, and A-Rox spinning hip hop, R&B and EDM tunes all night long. A bottle of Johnnie Walker, Skyy Vodka or Moet & Chandon are priced at around RM260, and two bottles of Moet & Chandon at RM478. Read More...
- Open: Wednesday - Saturday 22:00 – 03:00
- Address: Rooftop, Lot 10 Shopping Centre, Jalan Sultan Ismail
- Telephone: +6017 638 2250 or +6011 1259 9250