Top Choice Bar in Ko Lanta

Why Not Bar

Tap into Ao Kantiang's laid-back scene at this driftwood-clad beachfront hang-out. It keeps things simple but fun with a killer mix of fire twirlers, sturdy cocktails, bubbly bar-staff and fantastic nightly live mus…
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Last Bar

A reliably packed-out multilevel tiki bar that rambles to the edge of the mangroves, with bunting, balloons and cushioned seats on one deck, candlelit dining tables on another, live music at the back and waterside f…
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Banana Bar

The 'alt' bar destination in Ton Sai Village, inland for those seeking to escape the house and techno barrage on the beach, Banana is spread over multiple levels. Climb to the rooftop, or lounge on cushions on the r…
Bar in Ko Lanta

Island Bar

Slap in the middle of Khlong Dao beach, inside the Lanta Island Resort, the Island Bar is decorated with Tiki God images, while its terrace sits right over the sand, making it fine for a sundowner. Decent drinks and…
Bar in Ko Phi-Phi

Sunflower Bar

This ramshackle driftwood gem is one of Phi-Phi's most chilled-out bars and excellent for nursing a beer while the sun dips into the sea. Destroyed in the 2004 tsunami, it was rebuilt with reclaimed wood. The long-t…
Bar in Ko Phi-Phi

Relax Bar

The coldest beer on Phi-Phi, with a fridge chilled to Arctic temperatures, this intimate, mellow bar lives up to its name and is unusual for the island in attracting locals, as well as travellers and expats. Reasona…
Bar in Ko Lanta

Feeling Bar

Joined to the rickety but much-loved Where Else! bungalows, Feeling keeps that original Lanta hippie-backpacker vibe alive with its 'Friday Feeling' beach parties. Three different bar counters and palm-thatched rais…
Bar in Ko Lanta


The Monday-night live reggae session (in high season) at this ramshackle joint has become famous across Lanta (they put on rock bands sometimes too), but Irie is a relaxed place for a drink at any time. Also does OK…
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Still the best fire show on Ao Lo Dalam and still the beach dancefloor of the moment. Expect throbbing bass, buckets of liquor (from 350B) and throngs of tourists mingling, flirting and flailing to the music.
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Last Fisherman

Sit at one of the breezy tables overlooking the beach, or perch at the long-tail boat-shaped bar, to enjoy your sundowner at this mellow but popular place at the southern end of Ao Nang.