Located in the Jaragua Hotel on the Malecón, this is one of the swankiest Santo Domingo clubs. Dress to impress and brush up on your merengue moves. This nightclub often has live music as well as sound and light shows. Like most Dominican dance clubs, plan to arrive around midnight.
Av. George Washington 367
Renaissance Jaragua Hotel
One of the most famous and unique clubs in the city, it is set in an underground cavern. Club Murcielago attracts large crowds that dance to merengue and salsa on two dance floors.
Av. Mirador del Sur
in Parque Mirador del Sur
Club LED is a spacious night club that draws a younger crowd. It plays a variety of dance music and often has live entertainment. Be sure to dress well (no t-shirts or sneakers allowed).
Av. Abraham Lincoln, corner of Av. Independencia
This elegant, sophisticated club admits couples only. Jet Set has a trendy clientele and a great atmosphere. It offers some of the best live Latin music in town on Fridays, Saturdays and Mondays.
Av. Independencia 2253
This popular three-floor night club often has live Latin music. Bachata Rose also has a restaurant serving Caribbean cuisine. A good place to meet locals and enjoy the music.
Calle La Atarazana 9
A popular gay and lesbian night club, Aire plays dance music from the 70s to the present. The club also has a garden area where you can take a break and get some fresh air.
Calle de las Mercedes 313