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Caribbean Beach Bar

If you're looking to chill with a cocktail right next to the sea, this palm-thatched pontoon over the water has a laid-back atmosphere made for lounging. Once the sun has set there's often live music or parties....

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El Mashrabia

This is our favourite pit stop in Hurghada for a juice, shai (tea) or shisha. El Mashrabia is slap on Sigala's main road, with shady outdoor seating and a dimly lit cafe decorated in a mishmash of Chinese...

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Papas HRG

The centre of Hurghada nightlife is this popular Dutch-run bar, which has enough live music, pool table and game action to keep even the dive instructors and expats coming back for more. It’s lively and has a...

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Little Buddha

Get your cocktails at the ready for Hurghada’s top bling-fest. Little Buddha has been the centre of resort-strip nightlife for years, so this is the place to come if you're in the mood to party. If you're feeling...

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This relaxed pub dishes up live music every Sunday and Wednesday and plays an eclectic mash of rock, blues and soul at other times. An easy-going vibe, decent bar menu and pool table make it an all-round winner.

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Diver's House

The only place to party in Safaga, dispensing cold beers and cocktails, simple food and big cheer. On a good night there's a mix of locals, dive instructors and travellers.

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The outdoor seating here is prime yacht-watching territory, and the cafe serves up a surprisingly decent cappuccino, good shisha and decently priced cocktails.