The Best Nightclubs in Jakarta, Indonesia

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Edira Putri

After offices close and the day comes to its end, it will be long before urban dwellers of Jakarta call it a day. After hours, nightclubs carry the torch, hosting tireless party-goers from across the city. Including the most elegant and the wildest, discover the best nightclubs in Jakarta, Indonesia.

1. Jenja

Nightclub, European, American

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Following the success of its first establishment in Bali, Jenja brings the party to Jakarta’s hip southern district of Cilandak with its sensuous elegant-dark design and vibrant ambiance. Going beyond the commercial EDM and house music, Jenja’s music scene has made the club popular among expats, especially those who are used to partying in big European cities. Ladies night parties on Wednesdays are usually the most crowded and lit night of the week, so book your place accordingly.

2. Immigrant

Nightclub, European, American

As a melting pot for upper class party-goers from across the city, Immigrant neatly mixes excitement with class. From the deluxe interior to the splendid selections of food and drinks, it’s no doubt the quality of crowds this place attracts, from executives to expats. Immigrant has both dining room and club, making it convenient for guests to have a luxurious dinner before drinking their body weight while partying.

3. Dragonfly

Nightclub, American, European

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With modern design and special kinetic lighting effect, Dragonfly’s interior is truly state-of-the-art. Combine it with the world-class entertainment from coveted DJs and performers, and you got yourself an unforgettable night out. For its exceptional service and concept, this award-winning nightclub has been attracting Jakarta’s upper-class crowd, including executives and celebrities.

4. Empirica

Nightclub, European, American

Located in the lively business district of SCBD, this nightclub makes Jakarta the city that never sleeps. With a rather elegant interior, especially for a nightclub, Empirica attracts mostly middle and upper class party-goers and young professionals or expats who are looking to blow off some steam. Empirica is also famed for its themed parties, often with captivating performances and international guest DJs.

5. Domain

Nightclub, European, American

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Famed for its rave ambiance, you can come expecting the best music, lit atmosphere, and one of the liveliest dance floors in town. From trap to dubstep, R&B to EDM, this club boasts a wide range of exceptional DJs, occasionally hosting guest international DJs such as Nicky Romero, RAC, even Steve Aoki. Domain also has a cozy lounge, bar, and even a comfy sofas for your downtime after going all-out dancing.

6. Blowfish

Nightclub, European, American

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Managed by the cherished lifestyle brand Ismaya Group, Blowfish is the go-to club for many Jakarta elites and expats to have fun, with hints of glam and style. It’s where trendy crowds dress all-out and party hard, soaking in the blasting music, sophisticated geometric light, and modern interior design. The venue has a bar, club, and a fine Italian restaurant for a rounded night of fun and indulgence.

7. Fable

Nightclub, American

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The state-of-the-art interior with glass walls and roof allow guests to party with a view. Immerse yourself in the energetic vibe of the city as you watch the night sky and cityscape while dancing and dining. With a capacity of 800 people, Fable has enough room to party with a great crowd while offering a hint of exclusivity and intimacy. Aside from ambiance and design, this club takes its music seriously, housing reputable DJs each day.

8. Colosseum

Nightclub, European

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True to its name, Colosseum boasts a spacious party ground equipped with sophisticated sound system and soft lighting bouncing off its high ceilings. Now managed by the group behind the fabled Alexis, guests can expect the most stylish entertainment from the sexiest dancers to shows and other performances that amplify the atmosphere and carry on the rave all night long.

9. Léon

Nightclub, European, American

Started as a deluxe restaurant in South Jakarta, Leon has now extended its excellent service into a more passionate experience: clubbing with class. With their specialty cocktails and other drinks and energizing music, the venue grows more and more lit with the passing of hours into the night. Guests can also enjoy their scrumptious main course while watching the beautiful crowd dance and having the time of their lives before joining in the fun.

10. Illigals

Nightclub, American, European

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A famed one-stop nightlife entertainment center, Illigals covers nightclub, bar, karaoke rooms, spa, and hotel. With all those facilities, this club is decidedly one of the most-sought and hip places for those who want to go as wild as can be. At the club, they play mostly house and trance music with reputable local, and occasional international, guest DJs.

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