From superclubs to more intimate venues, London has a great range of night spots. Whether you're after a hardcore night out or something more laid back, you'll find it one of London's top clubs.
CargoThis cool venue housed under railway arches showcases an incredibly diverse range of music to a warm and friendly crowd. Cargo's tasty global street food canteen is not to be missed either. Free entry before 10pm on Fridays.
Expect an arty, friendly crowd including plenty of students at this award-winning arts and entertainment venue. Corsica Studios in South London offers two rooms of music and a bar. A great choice if you're into dubstep and garage. The place to go for new, exciting and experimental sounds.
Egg LondonEgg London is a stylish venue spread across three intimate floors. Reminiscent of an Ibiza club, it's the outdoor courtyard that really makes Egg stand out. Cool off, chill out and have a drink under the night sky. Watch the sun come up at Egg's Sunday morning breakfast session.
Electric BrixtonElectric Brixton opened its doors in September 2011 following a million pound investment, maintaining many of the club's original features and installing a new sound system. This is one of South London's best dance venues, hosting regular drum'n'bass, electronica and dance nights, plus big name DJs and live acts.
FabricFabric is probably the best club in London if not the world, but make sure you like your nights hardcore! If it all gets a bit much, recline on the huge leather chill-out beds and meet some new pals! You can party at Fabric on Friday, Saturday and even Sunday nights.
Three floors, a great sound system and crazy light shows in the main room. Heaven is a club for people that really want to party. Look out for cheap student nights; G-A-Y's Porn Idol and Camp Attack; and the flagship Heaven Saturdays gay night. Plus regular live music events.
Camden's multi-layered KOKO nightclub boasts a full events calendar of live music and DJ-led club nights, including the popular Buttoned Down Disco, Guilty Pleasures, and Club NME. Playing to a range of musical tastes, KOKO's music policy covers everything from rock and pop to blues and dance music.
Ministry of Sound
This superclub has been entertaining club-goers for 20 years, spawning a record label in the process. Ministry of Sound boasts four bars, four dance floors and five distinctive rooms and still draws big names such as Paul Oakenfold, Judge Jules and Tall Pall. Book tickets in advance and get there early to avoid the long queues.
Enjoy summer parties on the open-air terrace at Studio 338. On colder nights you can either party on the heated terrace or move inside, and there’s plenty of room as this is London’s biggest club. Expect top DJs as resident club nights include Sankeys, Krankbrother, Hospitality and Secretsundaze. The club a short walk from The O2 in North Greenwich.
This two-room nightclub, art space and upstairs cafe bar close to the Old Street roundabout in Shoreditch is renowned for being cutting edge. Artists and DJs such as Friendly Fires, Digitalism, Erol Alkan, Felix Da Housecat, Simian Mobile Disco, Tiga, Mark Ronson, 2 Many DJs, Tensnake, Jacques Lu Cont, Mylo, Alex Metric, and Ms Dynamite have all played XOYO.