Best Clubs in Portsmouth
This historic maritime city has one of the wildest nightlife scenes on the south coast. So if you’re down in Portsmouth for a big celebration, make sure you take a look at some of the best nightclubs in Portsmouth from our list.
This island city, with its huge student population, is the ideal place to host an unforgettable celebration. Once one of the most powerful naval ports in the world, Portsmouth has transformed into an exciting modern city with plenty of things to see and do. So whether you’re looking to dance the night away to some classic cheesy tunes or celebrate the big night out with a completely unique place to party, our list of the best nightclubs in Portsmouth has you covered!
1. PRYZM Portsmouth
Known for being the number-one superclub in the country, PRYZM Portsmouth is no exception when it comes to providing party-goers with amazing drink prices, great dancefloors and even better tunes! As you’d expect, this venue is at the heart of the city centre and situated just a short walk away from Portsmouth & Southsea train station. Spread out over three separate rooms, you’ll find a range of different music genres from R&B to hip-hop, dance and chart music. If you’re looking for that all-out clubbing experience, then this is the place to go on your night out in Portsmouth.
2. The Astoria
Another fantastic multi-floor venue that’s also popular with the local student population is The Astoria Portsmouth. Known for its varied club nights playing everything from drum ‘n’ bass to electronic music, you’re bound to be impressed by the club’s main dance floor. Although spacious, this venue has a cosy and welcoming atmosphere that is hard to come by with many nightclubs. If you’re looking to make your night that little bit more special, why not opt for a VIP package where you can enjoy the music from the balcony?
Known for being the home of cheesy music, Popworld Portsmouth is perfect for those who are after an all-round fantastic night out. Playing chart music and club classics from the 80s, 90s and 2000s, this club is known for its light-up dancefloor where you can party the night away. Themed nights are hosted throughout the week with excellent drinks deals and creative cocktails to keep you dancing throughout the evening. The club is also located right at the centre of Portsmouth’s nightlife area, so you won’t ever be too far away from the rest of this city’s exciting venues.
Right on the waterfront next to the iconic Spinnaker Tower you’ll find Eden Portsmouth. Situated inside the Gunwharf Quays complex, this stylish and modern bar, club & restaurant that offers amazing views of the waterfront. When the sun goes down, this all-day venue turns into an all-night party paradise with three exciting and different club rooms for you to enjoy, one of which is ‘Paradise’, the club’s tropical-themed room. This also includes Hedonist, the main room, and Genesis which plays mostly 80s and 90s classics!
5. Mr Miyagi's
One of the newer clubs to arrive on the city’s nightlife scene is Mr Miyagi’s Portsmouth. This oriental-themed bar & nightclub has become a massively popular venue for both regular party-goers and the large student population in the city. Come here to sample their ‘noodle-box cocktails’ or get your picture taken with the giant panda… it’s up to you! This club is open every night of the week and with extended opening hours on the weekend, you can guarantee that you’ll have a fantastic night here no matter what day of the week you visit.