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.
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.
Madame Jo Jo's
Central Soho dancing and drinking den Madame Jo Jo's has a well-loved, shabby-chic feel to it. Get your Tuesday music fix at White Heat with live music from talented new bands followed by DJs playing indie, electro, and alternative sounds. Plus DJ Snowboy takes to the decks every Friday night for groovy funk and soul mixes.
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.
Expect a glamorous, good-looking crowd at famous Ibiza club Pacha's London venue. The luxuriously decked-out building dates back to the 1920s and boasts original oak paneling and a stained glass ceiling. Pacha London attracts some of the top DJs in the world and hosts popular club nights including Hed Kandi and Kinky Malinki.
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.