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La Santanera

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Address: Calle 10 | Entre 5ta Av y 10 Av, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Phone Number:
+52 984 179 0153
00:00 - 06:00
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Tue - Sun 00:00 - 06:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Underground Disco Cantina. An eclectic tropical intimate atmosphere La...

Underground Disco Cantina. An eclectic tropical intimate atmosphere La Santanera is nightlife in Playa Del Carmen and all around the world with both an outdoor terrace lounge and an indoor sexy disco. Handpicked International Dj's. Non Stop Music until midnight! In addition in the first floor featured inside the club there is Botanero Santanera a restaurant with Free Food, yeah, for free, you just pay the drinks and we give away the food. Where you can start the night fully belly to complete the experience of an unforgettable night or just relief the "munchies" in the middle of the night.

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Nice nightclub, 2 floors + restaurant

Never tried the restaurant. But i went a couple of times at night time and it's always good music and a great night. The music goes from okay to really good, depends of the night... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
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Helsinki, Finland
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Had awesome time in Santanera! So sorry to hear that they are closind/closed, I really enjoyed the terrace and the inside club. Never ate in the restaurant but for the night out this spot was perfect.

Thank Heidi H
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26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Never tried the restaurant. But i went a couple of times at night time and it's always good music and a great night. The music goes from okay to really good, depends of the night. The drinks are regular as it's a night club, you have one floor with ac, and on the rooftop another floor with music and a... More 

Thank Brianowski
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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43 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

belive it or not this legendary club closed doors on february 2017, for now they closed the service in Playa del Carmen in santanera club, santanera terrace, santanera botanero. Gracias La Santanera after 13 years.

Thank VIVAMXadventures
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This place was amazing! The rooftop level was surprisingly quiet but it most definitely kicks off later in the night / early morning. Lacks in aircon so it gets pretty hot up there. Epic house music and party tunes.

Thank Kaila C
Malaga, Spain
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45 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I loved Santanera and tho i tried and i wanted to try other places i was always returning there. You have the options of the inside club or fancy rooftop terrace, the prices are good, it's a safe place, and the music was... divine.. i went there before the house music festival BPM so they were already in the BPM... More 

Thank cossmyna
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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40 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Great place if you are looking to party. This is where we almost always end up after a night of drinking and clubbing.

Thank Karenka J
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2 reviews
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Really cool atmosphere. awesome music! free entry with bands given on the street. has three floors and different environments in each.

Thank Neti_Shk
San Francisco, California, United States
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49 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Really enjoyed the music here. It was a relief to find some Deep house vs. the harder/faster/more commercial music at the beach clubs and other bars on 5th Ave. We enjoyed checking out the upper levels when they opened, but since it was early, it was not very full... As we were leaving, we saw a line of people coming... More 

Thank Amy R
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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427 reviews
164 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

They tricked a girl from my hostel by giving her 20 free entries into this place and a buy one, get one free coupon for each of us. So we go on a Friday night at 1am. Very few people are there when we arrived. They have security checkpoints everywhere. Two before we even enter the first bar. I got... More 

Thank Alex Y
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Had a really good time and have seen good dj's while i was travelling in mexico with my girlfriend. 😎

Thank Lars V

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