An Overview Of Places to Party In Cozumel, Mexico
By Tom Seest
Partying is an integral part of the Cozumel experience. As a popular cruise ship port, there are plenty of venues for revelry on this island. I’m at that age where I’m too old to party anymore. I’m usually sleeping and dreaming by the time the sun goes down in the west and the streets of Cozumel liven up for the nightlife. But, there are plenty of places to enjoy the night seen in Cozumel.
Not all nightlife establishments in Cozumel are created equal. Some of the best spots for nightlife cater to tourists and cruise ship passengers, while others cater more to locals.
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Parque Benito Juarez, located right in the center of Cozumel’s central town, is an ideal spot to unwind and take in some sunshine. It features benches, well-kept pathways, and a popular play area for little kids.
On Sunday nights, local tourism officials host a live music performance. Here you’ll find people from all over the world; it’s an ideal spot for making new friends!
The best part of this park is that it’s free. Though not overrun with people, it still manages to remain one of Cozumel’s most serene spots.
On-site, you’ll find plenty of restaurants and bars, including Havana Bob’s. This Cuba-themed bar and restaurant serve up plenty of Caribbean flavors, with rum taking center stage on their cocktail menu. You can also try flaming shooters and authentic Cuban cigars as well as dishes that combine Mexican and Caribbean cuisines.
At this affordable bar and restaurant, a vibrant crowd gathers for lively conversations over perfectly made margaritas. After dark, the second-floor tiki-themed bar and restaurant transform into a dance club where DJs spin music until dawn.
Wet Wendy’s is the epitome of true entertainment in Cozumel, offering both variety and quality performances. Their weekly schedule features live jazz, comedy, rock bands, and special events that cater to everyone’s taste.
They offer an array of fresh, homemade drinks sure to get the party started. Coconut margaritas and Rasta punch are popular favorites, while their Miami Vice cocktail can be enjoyed while taking a stroll under a palm-thatched gazebo.
Barracuda Beach Club, situated along the hotel-dotted northwestern coastline of Cozumel, is renowned for its in-house speedboat tours. The beach club itself revolves around a circular pool situated on an expansive sandy plinth before the turquoise Caribbean Sea. It’s also quite relaxed here, with some shade-splashed palapas surrounding the pool and hammocks adorning casual seating areas.
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This coed-friendly cigar club on the edge of town is where all the action is at. With their expansive selection and friendly staff, everyone has a great time. Furthermore, they boast some of the highest quality cigars in town – something not always easy to come by. Enjoy their delectable samples to take home with you; best of all, they won’t judge you for it! You’ll get the same level of service whether you spend $100 or $100,000,000. Unfortunately, they are only open on weekdays; unfortunately, they are closed on weekends. Planning your visit carefully to the port of entry requires planning. The best times for smoking here are during weekday lunch hour or early in the evening. Although it’s a bit of a drive from there, if you’re in the mood for some fine-rolled tobacco, then it will be worth all the effort.
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Allegro Cozumel, situated along one of Cozumel’s most stunning beaches, is an All Inclusive resort that provides plenty to do and see. Its proximity to Palancar Reef makes it a prime diving spot, and its soft white sand and gentle surf make for ideal swimming conditions.
At Allegro Cozumel, rooms boast subtle tropical decor and architectural design inspired by the environment. They’ve been designed to make you feel right at home with comfortable beds, satellite television, safety deposit boxes, and ceiling fans.
When traveling with children, they can have fun at a pirate-themed water park and the kids club. For an additional fee, guests may take advantage of babysitting services as well.
For those seeking more tranquility, the spa is ideal. It features saunas, hot tubs, and a gym; massages can be enjoyed on the beach or in your own private cabana.
The resort boasts 305 rooms with thatched roof palapas, an array of dining options, and an expansive leisure and entertainment program. Furthermore, guests can take advantage of their Ultimate Dive Experience package, which grants access to Palancar Reef – one of the world’s premier dive destinations.
This mid-range all-inclusive resort provides everything you need for an enjoyable, stress-free vacation. Situated on San Francisco Beach, it’s just a short drive away from Cozumel International Airport, and nearby Palancar Reef is considered one of the world’s premier diving locations.
Couples seeking an escape from daily life will love this option. Enjoy delicious meals and unlimited drinks at restaurants and bars, or participate in a variety of sports and water activities.
Though there are a few drawbacks to this hotel, it remains an excellent option for anyone wanting to have fun in Mexico. The beach, with its soft sand and gentle surf, makes for ideal swimming, while thatched roof palapas provide shade along the shoreline.
The rooms are spacious and tidy, though some may lack a certain charm. While the bathrooms need updating, they remain functional with good showers.
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If you’re searching for a lively party spot in Cozumel, El Palomar is one of the best options. This bar and restaurant situated right downtown offer delicious food at an unbeatable price.
This is an ideal spot for a night of entertainment, featuring music all night and plenty of food options. They have various drink options, too, so there’s sure to be something that suits everyone’s palate.
This bar’s food is delicious, featuring many Caribbean and Mexican dishes as well as flans, cheesecakes, and ice cream. Plus, the service is top-notch – you’re guaranteed a pleasant experience here!
When it comes to dining in Cozumel, there are plenty of great restaurants serving authentic Mexican cuisine. However, some places tend to be more tourist-friendly than others, so be wary when selecting the right one for you.
For instance, Le Chef Cozumel is an ideal option if you want to sample local cuisine without breaking your budget. It’s a popular spot with both tourists and residents alike, boasting plenty of variety on its menu.
They offer an array of seafood dishes, so you can be sure to enjoy your meal without feeling too full! Plus, their atmosphere is welcoming and accessible by car.
Guisados is another great shopping center to check out, which boasts various shops and vendors. Here, you’ll find everything from clothing to spices to food – plus, there’s an excellent atmosphere as well!
When selecting the ideal location for your next party, you should take into account both where to stay and the amenities that matter most. If budgeting is an issue for you, motels in the area may offer more value than hotels while still providing all sorts of luxuries to make your trip more enjoyable.
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