5 of the Best Clubs Amsterdam has to Offer

Amsterdam has no shortage of nightclubs, bars, and pubs to choose from. With your Amsterdam Nightlife ticket, you can make the most of some of the best clubs to be found in the city of sin. Here you will find a party atmosphere unlike any other with an excellent vibe, cool drinks and music from hip-hop to electric.

There is no reason why you can’t have an unforgettable nightlife experience. Let’s find out some of the best Amsterdam nightclubs to look out for!

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Club Escape

Founded back in 1986 club Escape is arguably the biggest nightclub in Amsterdam. It has made a name for itself both locally and internationally and features multiple venues which include the main hall, the club, and Escape deLux.

The lighting, visuals and the excellent music makes club Escape a must visit whenever you are in Amsterdam. This nightclub features a club within a club situated on the first floor. Fill up on some tasty and delish meals courtesy of the Escape café.

Club Panama

Club Panama is located in Oostelijk Havengebied also known as the Eastern Docklands. The club is situated inside a large historic building that is hard to miss. It can hold up to 1050 people and offers visitors an experience unlike any other.

Ranked amongst the best in Amsterdam, club Panama has a well-deserved reputation. Live performances from local and international DJs, and the superb sound system means that you can enjoy the music from any corner of the nightclub.

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Melkweg is the perfect place to experience pop culture in Amsterdam. Plenty of diverse events take place throughout the week including theatre performances, (music)films and club nights.

The nightclub is located in the last remaining milk factory building in Leidseplein. It started out as a sugar factory, then later changed to a milk factory and was then converted to the nightclub we know today.

The Melkweg hosts international DJs and musicians It features two huge concert halls where you can party hard to the best in House, techno and electronic music.

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Club Paradiso Amsterdam

Club Paradiso is conveniently situated in the Leidseplein area and is a great choice for an evening filled with drinking and partying. This nightclub is among the most unique nightclubs and is situated inside an old church.

Listen to pop, alternative, and rock music during Thursday’s Noodlanding at club Paradiso or go to the basement for the Dondergrondse for the best in indie rock.


Located along the Central Canal ring in Leidseplein, Sugarfactory is open every night of the week and is a popular venue for nightlife lovers.

Sugarfactory draws in a mostly young crowd and is an excellent venue for House, hip-hop hop, Drum and Bass music.