Best Nightlife in Ponsonby
Local Recommendations from our My Guide Auckland team
Boasting a vibrant & eclectic entertainment scene, Auckland Nightlife is unsurprisingly some of the best in the country. The nightlife in Auckland features crowd-pleasing bars, waterfront nightclubs, lively music venues, intimate late-night bars and cocktail lounges, you'll find everything here.
Nightlife in Auckland is anything you want it to be. Many visitors will hang out in the numerous bars and restaurants situated in the Viaduct Harbour, whilst those after live music might head over to the infamous K-Road and the Ponsonby suburb. Stylish and intimate bars and restaurants can be found in The Britomart Precinct, close to the ferry terminal. Of course, walking through the main downtown area, you'll never far away from a club or bar. Just head into the backstreets off Queen Street and you'll find what you're looking for.
The Skytower, home to the SkyCity Casino is open all hours while the Aotea Centre is where you'll find all things cultural. Karangahape Road, known as 'K-Road' with locals, is home to Auckland's gay scene.