The vivacity and youthful energy of the exotic Bintan Island extends into the nights, carried out by hip bars across the island. And from them you know adventure doesn’t stop with the closing of fun rides or even the setting of the sun. From lively beach bars to a waterfront sports bar, discover the best bars on Bintan Island, Indonesia.
Calypso Floating Bars
Bar, Seafood, $$$
Calypso Floating Bar | Courtesy of Nirwana Gardens / Hotels.com
This floating bar is one of tourists’ favorite spots in the vast Nirwana Gardens complex. Strategically perched above the sea, this bar offers an unforgettable sight of the Bintan sunset with a refreshing drink in hand. Everything from the crashing waves, ocean breeze, wooden deck, down to the selection of music — mostly reggae and calypso (Afro-Caribbean music) – will induce a state of total island-style recreation.
This bar is a dining and playing destination for sports enthusiasts, or anyone who is down for a loud and fun night watching a game while enjoying a great selection of local or imported beers. Its sporty décor goes well with the energetic ambiance. Even those who are not particularly keen on sports can still enjoy the ocean view on the outdoor seating area.
Beyond serving splendid drinks, bar snacks, and main courses, Fabrica will keep your night energetic and playful with a lot of games and activities. From drinking games to a phoenix dart machine and pool tables, this bar is an excellent place to bond with friends or meet new people and have fun. If you’re feeling adventurous, try their unique cocktail creations that will fuel you to dance and play all night.
La Luna Beach Bar | Courtesy of Nirwana Gardens / Hotels.com
La Luna’s rustic, all-white and airy decoration is versatile enough to host either a laid-back night out with friends or a rave party with DJs and dancing on the sands. The bar serves not only beer but also an impressive selection of spirits, wine, and cocktails, along with scrumptious Indonesian and Western food to keep your tummy in check.
Part of the hyped Treasure Bay, this bar boasts one of the best coastal views in Bintan, combined with the overall stylish ambiance that the whole neighborhood reverberates. Think hip beach club with pleasantly modern but natural design, refreshing cocktails, upbeat tunes, a grand beach view, and scrumptious meals.
This establishment is particularly popular among party-goers who fancy a long and wild night out. The modern club setting and impressive selection of drinks and performers attract Bintan’s hippest crowd, which is dominated by foreign tourists. The dance floor is always lively and accompanied by pop, indie or house music.