Nightlife in Khlong Muang/Tubkaek
Khlong Muang Beach
Khlong Muang beach is the southern most beach in this area, with beautifully clear waters and superb sunsets. Host to many of the most upmarket resorts in mainland Krabi, as well as a number of fantastic beach bars, cafes, and restaurants.
The most notable beach bars are:
Balibar – Great sunsets, cocktails, and live music.
Andalay Beach Bar – Great ambiance, cocktails, and fire shows.
Shine Lay de’Cafe – Great food, decoration, and views.
Jah RastaFari Bar – Hidden reggae bar with relaxing and friendly atmosphere.
Koh Kwang Beach
Koh Kwang beach looks out over Hong Island, and the Koh Yao Islands, making it another great spot for watching the sunset with a cocktail. Most of the nightlife spots here are on a much smaller scale, directly on the beach, with a more cosy and friendly feel to them.
The most notable spots are:
Sa-Ing Bar – Small beach bar.
Reua-Thong Bar – Small beach bar.
Sunset Bar – Small beach bar.
The Irish Embassy Pub – Traditional styled Irish pub.
On Tubkaek beach the nightlife primarily consists of hotel bars, there are a few independent restaurants as well but they’re unlikely to be staying open very late.
So if you’re a family looking to relax in the evening then Tubkaek beach is a great choice. However, if you’re looking for a night bar hopping then you’re better off heading to one of the neighbouring locations.