Exciting, memorable, and breath-taking. These are just a few words that can be used to express the nightlife in Sukhumvit. When the sun sets, Sukhumvit road transforms from a normal Bangkok street into a beehive of activity. There’s something for everyone here, from live music bands to naughty nightclubs.
The BTS Skyline train also transports expats, locals, and tourists to this part of town to enjoy an evening filled with fun and adventure. For those wondering where to get started, this guide will give a sample of different spots along Sukhumvit road that represent what Bangkok nightlife is truly like.
1. Above Eleven Rooftop Bar- Perfect for Starting off the night in style
As soon as one alights from the BTS Skyline Train, the Above Eleven Rooftop Bar awaits. Located on the 32nd floor of Sukhumvit Soi 11, Above Eleven offers a relaxed, laid-back environment (perfect for enjoying some tasty cocktails).
Its location above Sukhumvit road gets people in the mood for a fun-filled night. Guests can enjoy the beautiful Bangkok sunset as they chew on delicious Peruvian and Japanese dishes.
Above Eleven also has plenty of exciting activities for anyone looking to stay longer. The Bar is spread out over two floors, giving enough space and action to keep guests entertained until 2am.
2. Levels Club- Take your night to the next level
For those seeking the ultimate clubbing experience, Levels Club & Lounge never disappoints. It has several dance floors, laser shows, and a mix of different types of modern music. The crowd is also a blend of locals, expats, and tourists from nearby countries.
At Levels Club, revellers are bound to get a glimpse of the true population of Bangkok. Visit the 6th floor of Aloft Hotel and experience a European Nightclub scene right in the middle of Sukhumvit.
3. Baan Puen Bar Bangkok- For the lovers of Live Music
The nightlife in Sukhumvit isn’t just about large clubs and lounges. Live music, talented bands, and karaoke events also bring excitement to the heart of Bangkok. To experience this side of Sukhumvit, check out the Baan Puen Bar Bangkok.
Live music, local cuisine and a comfortable rooftop setting define the Baan Puen Bar. It’s a perfect destination for tourists and expats who wish to dive deeper into Thai culture.
Visitors will get a taste of the local live music scene as they munch on something they’ve never tried before. Baan Puen is located on the 3rd floor rooftop of Ekamai Shopping Mall.
4. Soi Cowboy- For the slightly darker side of Sukhumvit
For those looking to turn their Thai fantasies into reality, Soi Cowboy will provide a truly memorable experience. It has a red-light district feel, but with a more laid-back and friendly environment. The crowd is also a perfect blend of middle-aged revellers and beautiful dancers.
Soi Cowboy has over 20 bars lined up next to each other, allowing revellers to explore what each one has to offer. Party the night away as you get a true glimpse of what the city of Bangkok is all about.
5. Hotels in Bangkok
Lancaster Bangkok is without a doubt one of my favorite five star hotels in Bangkok with a unique and enchanting Bangkok city view. The location of the five star hotel is also favorable and easy to connect to the other parts of the city.
The nightlife in Sukhumvit, Bangkok is truly one of a kind. There are exciting activities for everyone to try as you enjoy a truly memorable experience. If you’re looking for the perfect holiday adventure, Sukhumvit should certainly be on your list.