So it’s somewhere around 4:00 a.m. and the last thing you want to do is go back to the hotel and sleep. Well luckily you don’t have to because not only is it the norm in Vegas to party till the sun comes up, but you have options on where to go. Here's our short list of the best places to party after hours in Vegas.
The recently revamped Body English nightclub at the Hard Rock Hotel has opened up for after hours DJ sets and late night performances from the city's hottest talent. With open hours from 10pm til 10am, you can go straight from the dancefloor to the pool and stay buzzed the whole time. Recent performances from Deadmau5, Paul Oakenfold and other huge DJs have proved that this is one of Sin City's legit late night party destinations.
Body English is located in the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
No Las Vegas After Hours guide would be complete without the most popular hot spot, Drais. Located downstairs in Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Casino and a strictly after hours club, Drais is one of the best places to spend your early morning hours in Las Vegas. With original artwork, oversized couches, and palm trees, Drais is different then any of the other Las Vegas nightclubs. With DJ’s spinning progressive house music into the early hours, don’t be surprised if you end up staying until noon.
Drais is open Thursday through Sunday 1:00 a.m. to close on the corner of Flamingo and Las Vegas Blvd. Cover charge is $20 for Ladies and $30 for Gentlemen.
Maybe you’ve been gambling into the wee hours at The MGM Grand and you’re not ready to head up to your room because you just won $500 at the Blackjack tables. Head over to Tabu, MGM’s Ultra Lounge where you can spend your cash. Tabu has a bold voyeuristic vibe that will make you want to lose your inhibition. You’ll find beautiful people and internationally renowned DJs that set a cool and casual vibe, sure to make your experience Tabu.
Tabu is open Thursday - Monday, 10:00 p.m. - close. No one under 21 allowed. Check out other great Las Vegas Lounges in our Guide.
Looking to go back in time to the 1970’s for a night? Then head over to the Peppermill Fireside Lounge. Not only will you find plush couches that sit around large fire pits, but you will also find cocktail waitresses in full length gowns and more mai tais then your heart desires. Don’t let the neon lights and fake flowers fool you, The Peppermill Fireside Lounge is a hot spot especially for people looking for a break from the strip and want to experience a bit of that old Vegas feel. Plus it is rated one of the Top 10 Best Make out bars, which will be obvious as soon as you walk in.
The Peppermill Fireside Lounge is open 24 hours a day at Las Vegas Blvd and Convention Center Drive.
Rumor has a totally unique Las Vegas bar and lounge - it's sleek, intimate and always happening! Their mixologists serve classic cocktails, original concoctions, beer, and wine both indoors, at the bar, or outdoors on the terrace. With an off-strip location, free valet, great drink specials and a 24 hour schedule, Rumor is a sweet choice for all you after-hours Vegas party-animals.
Rumor Bar & Lounge is open 24/7 and is located in the Rumor Boutique Hotel at 455 East Harmon Avenue.
The Artisan Lounge was voted Las Vegas' #1 Afterhours Lounge, so you know it's a great place for late night partying. Weekdays, Artisan Bar & Ultralounge a hip hang-out where the bar, lounge and heated outdoor patio have long been a favorite for in–the-know Vegas locals. Friday and Saturday, they crank up the volume at Artisan's infamous Las Vegas ultra-parties and the always-popular Artisan nightlife events.
Artisan Bar & Ultraounge is open 24/7 and is located in the Artisan Hotel Boutique at 1501 West Sahara Avenue.
Of course you can’t talk a bout places to go out after hours in Vegas without discussing the Strip Clubs. And if you’re looking for the best of the best, head over to The Spearmint Rhino. After 4 a.m. this place gets packed and with 18,000 square feet of room, that’s impressive. The ladies here are the best of the best, and the “Rhino” is so popular don’t be surprised if you find yourself spying on Celebs like George Clooney and Howard Stern.
The Spearmint Rhino is open 24 hours a day and Happy Hour is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Rhino is located at 3344 S. Highland Dr.
Finished partying on the strip? On Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday the Penthouse keeps the party going with their afterhours party Obsession. Feel free to dance after the sun comes up to DJ Brian Hart and special featured guests spinning the best underground dance music. So take a detour off the strip for a few hours and head over to Obsession.
Obsession is open from 2:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and the club is located at 3525 W Russell Rd.
It’s Wednesday night at 3:00 a.m. and you’re not ready to head back to the hotel, where do you go? At Vanity you’ll find locals, industry people and tourists that know how to keep the party going. DJ Relapse rocks the venue with thumping house music into the early morning. You won’t find a better party on a Wednesday anywhere else.
Vanity Afterhours at the Cathouse is every Wednesday from 1:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. located in the Luxor Hotel and Casino. Learn more about CatHouse @ Luxor here.
Stumble into Baccarat Bar anytime of the day or night and sit yourself down for some boozing and people watching. This bar/lounge is the perfect place to end a long night of partying - order up one of their signature cocktails or maybe a hot cup of joe to keep you going all night. Baccarat Bar has a jazzy feel to it, which is even more apparent when they have their live piano and bass players serenading the bar flies and other guests.
Baccarat Bar is open 24/7 and is located just off the casino floor at the Bellagio.
BAZAAR is the newest after hours party to hit the Paris Hote & Casino every Saturday night. This freaky carnival-themed nightclub brings in well-known DJs each week to set the vibe as costumed entertainers amaze and delight. Set in an outdoor plaza directly underneath the Eiffel tower at the Paris resort, BAZAAR offers luxurious cabanas and breath-taking views of the Strip as you party late into the night.
BAZAAR is open Saturday nights from 10 pm - 5 am and is located on the Strip at 3655 Las Vegas Blvd.
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