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“Small but great music ”
11 Aug 2018
“Small and Kool”
La Macarena is one of the most prestigious clubs in Barcelona. Located next to Las Ramblas, in the heart of the city. Characterized by its powerful sound, careful interior design, quality of invited artists and its warm & cosmopolitan ambiance. The...more
C/Nou de Sant Francesc 5, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
+34 933 01 30 64
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Reviewed 7 September 2014

This club really is tiny, but if you like hard house music it's worth stopping by. Entry was cheap, drinks were about average and the crowd was lively and up for a good time. It's really centrally located and easy to jump in a taxi...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 14 April 2014

My boyfriend and I were looking for some good clubs for great deep house music and decided to try this place out. Such a good find! Two awesome djs played that night. As the night went on the place was jamming and full of locals...More

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank kittykat_206
Reviewed 2 March 2014

After trawling some truly awful places on a Sunday night in Barcelona, myself and a group of friends were about to call it a night at around 2am. On the way back to the hotel we were approached by shifty looking bloke in a tiny...More

Date of experience: April 2013
2  Thank Simon B
Reviewed 17 December 2013

Do not go to La Macarena, the place is tiny, the music system is horrible but the worse part is the staff! I saw the bouncer pig a fight twice, once even with a girl and the entire street started fighting with the bouncer, it...More

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank gingerjulia
Reviewed 29 June 2013 via mobile

Great music with a Function One sound system and a great feel to the place only downside is the place smells strongly of the toilets. But recomended wednesday nights a 5 hour dj set from a big name dj every week

1  Thank rectek
Reviewed 28 March 2013

The sound system here is second to none and the cylindrical shape of the place ensures that music, (techno, minimal, house) is injected straight into your ear drums at mega decibels. Home to a firm following of music lovers and practitioners Macarena, tiny as it...More

Date of experience: January 2013
Thank DaveUwakwe
Reviewed 28 January 2013

great sound system, avarage prices. Every wednesday the line up is made up by one dj, with a 5 hours set and people as Delano Smith and Alex Niggemann came there to play their music! Even tho it might be empty till 3am (people are...More

Date of experience: January 2013
Thank Alessio D
Reviewed 29 April 2012

It was 6 in the morning and I dont normally drink. I was having a weekend away from kids with my sister. Yes i fell asleep on the toilet but instead of getting a female staff member to wake me a huge doorman (i am...More

Date of experience: April 2012
7  Thank Lindsay G
Reviewed 8 May 2003

music is the key in this tinny bunker-looking disco bar. All boundaries of ellectronic music and beyond are spinned in this recycled tablao, that has seen the visits of important personalities, back in the years, such JFK or Lola Flores. Excelent cocktails and good mood...More

3  Thank GlobeTrotting37712
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