Klong Muang may be a rather tranquil area, but it hosts a few interesting venues to frequent at night. Most of the best night spots in Klong Muang do not play in the same league as those located a dozen kilometres south in the tremendous tourism capital of Krabi, Ao Nang; even though, whether you are looking for a simple place to chill-out or a stylish venue to sample delicious cocktails mixed by talented and experienced bartender, there is a venue to suit your taste in Klong Muang.
Discover our top 5 Night Spots in Klong Muang, an area which is still developing and yet hosts enough cool places to spend a leisurely and relaxed evening while on holiday in this district of Krabi.
The Irish Embassy has taken over Paddy’s Pub, a long established (opened in 2006) venue in Klong Muang, a peaceful area along Krabi's western coast. Located between two world-class resorts – Nakamanda and Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra – The Irish Embassy is one of the only places in Klong Muang offering both dining and a lively nightlife scene. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 16:00 – 01:00
- Location: In between Nakamanda and Sofitel on Klong Muang Beach Road
Sunset Bar is the kind of the establishments that made southern Thailand’s reputation for coolness and a worry-free atmosphere. Settled right on Klong Muang Beach, between Nakamanda Resort and The Pelican Residence, this unpretentious venue may not have cost a lot to build – it is made of driftwood, bamboo and thatch, and other recycled materials – yet offers its punters exactly what they are looking for: an affordable local venue at which they can unwind while watching the sun disappears behind the horizon on the Andaman Sea. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 11:00 – 22:00
- Location: right on Klong Muang Beach
- Tel: +66 (0)93 021 5373
Explorer Bar is a stylish venue located in the Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra, right next to the lobby. Featuring a certain Maughamesque touch in its ambience and furnishing – wooden library, leather sofas, parquet flooring – the Explorer Bar boasts a vintage British gentlemen's club décor with an Asian twist. Serving homemade pastries and tea in the afternoon, the Explorer Bar is a chic and tranquil place to read a book, watch a DVD on the television, or simply enjoy your favourite tipple after dinner.
- Opening Hours: 16:00 – 00:00
- Location: at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra
- Tel: +66 (0)75 627 899
Sabai Ba Bar is a chic bohemian beachfront bar and restaurant located 200m before to reach the entrance of Sofitel Krabi in Klong Muang. Made of recycled and well-renovated materials and featuring different sections: garden side, covered terrace, and a two-storey open-air structure offering a stunning view of the Andaman Sea – Sabai Ba Bar blends chic original décor and a chill-out atmosphere in style. With a drink-list displaying no less than 27 cocktails, nine spirits, and a great choice of healthy drinks, Sabai Bai is an outstanding place for a sundowner or a nightcap at Klong Muang. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 10:00 – 01:00
- Location: Near the Beach House on Klong Muang beach road
- Tel: +66 (0)81 891 4849
Little Jamaica is a classic reggae bar made of recycled materials, driftwood, bamboo and thatch set right on Klong Muang Beach. Managed and staffed by a pure team of friendly dreadlocked characters, the venue’s laid-back atmosphere is second to none. In here you could puff on a hookah while watching the sun disappear behind the horizon with your toes in the sand. The drink-list features the usual suspects, and in high season, local reggae bands perform (usually) on Friday evenings. Special parties are also occasionally organised according to the festive mood of the owner.
- Opening Hours: 12:00 – 02:00
- Location: on Klong Muang beach, 100m north of The Irish Embassy
- Tel: +66 (0)81 891 4849