Nightclubs in Johannesburg

Night Clubs Johannesburg

From the suburb to the township if you haven’t been part of the night scene for a while and were wondering where the top, hot night spots are. Here’s a tip to get you started back on that dance floor.

Taboo nightclub

If you don’t know or haven’t heard of Taboo nightclub, honey you’re the one that’s taboo.

It’s only the most talked about nightclub on the tip of everyone’s tongue and obviously the most frequented. By all the who’s who of the social scene, on any hot DJ’s gig guide and almost all your friends would like to be tagged on a Taboo Facebook page just to make it seen that they were there. At Taboo you get to party with Joburg’s elite, from celebrities to well-known media personalities. As Taboo nightclub is located in the richest square mile on the African continent, Sandton.

If hip hop music is your flavour then enjoy it on the Luxe Taboo dance floor while house music lovers are accommodated on the upstairs dance floor Plush Taboo. If you want to chill there’s the intimate Grey Goose VIP Lounge; and an outside chill-out area where you can swim in one of the two pools, or relax and sip your drink at one of the bars.

Where: 24 Central, corner Freidman Drive and Gwen Lane, Sandton
Contact: 011 783 2200 or email

Kwa-Lichaba ChesaNyama and Car Wash

For a taste of the nightlife in the south, Kwa-Lichaba ChesaNyama and Car Wash will let you do the nightlife Soweto style. As the ChesaNyama and Car Wash is located on the edge of the most famous tourist street Vilakazi in Orlando West Soweto.

Since this fine establishment opens its doors from 10am you can go and experience an authentic Chesa Nyama vibe by braai-ng your own meat in a socially relaxed environment. Have your meat prepared as you socialise and have your car washed with relaxing music playing in the background as you recline and have a drink. And since Kwa Lichaba is open till 2am, you know there’s a nightlife where the music gets a little louder, the conversation and the alcohol flows and it’s every man and women on the dance floor.

Where: Vilakazi Street, Soweto
Contact: 083 660 6944 or email:



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