With long hours of winter sunshine, almost guaranteed snow, and pristine slopes, skiing in Spain couldn’t get much better than in Sierra Nevada. As Europe’s most southern ski resort Sierra Nevada accommodates all skiing levels and offers a great après-ski scene with lots of Spanish tapas and cocktails to be enjoyed. Take a look at our pick of the best après ski and nightlife in Sierra Nevada.

La Visera

You can expect a friendly staff and a lively atmosphere from La Visera. Visit this hotspot for sundown drinks on the outside terrace and enjoy watching skiers head down the mountain. This is the ideal destination to get a big group together for some lively après ski drinks before heading into the resort centre.

Stay At:

Hotel Meliá in Sierra Nevada is located just 100 metres away from the ski lifts and bars and restaurants.

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Restaurante La Muralla

Ideal for families and groups, La Muralla is an intimate establishment with a downstairs bar serving an array of Spanish cocktails, skiers can also expect to enjoy free tapas with their drinks. If you’re staying for the evening, you can indulge in a meat feast that is cooked over an open flame.

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La Antorcha Restaurante

Situated in the village centre this steak house and bar is the ideal après-ski spot. Serving delicious meat dishes which are authentically cooked on stone and drinks all night long. Moreover, be sure to reserve a table at this après bar as it fills up every evening from 3pm onwards.

Stay At:

The luxury hotel El Lodge is a gorgeous gem in the Sierra Nevada resort, located close to the slopes.

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La Antorcha Restaurante outside space

Crescendo Restaurante

A Sierra Nevada institution, this family-run après venue has been open for over 40 years; guests can enjoy the open roaring fire, live music and a tasty menu of cocktails. Located at the bottom of the slopes, the Crescendo Restaurante is on the lower ground of the Crescendo Lodge and offers views of the piste. This is a great place to start your evening before exploring what Sierra Nevada nightlife has to offer.

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Los Jamones

The crackling fire, delicious wines, and exciting cocktails make this one of the cosiest Sierra Nevada après ski bars. Los Jamones is a must-visit destination for an après-ski drink in the Sierra Nevada. However, it remains famous for its Italian dishes enjoy a pizza and Aperol spritz as you reminisce on an amazing day on the slopes.

Stay At:

Meliá Sol y Nieve in Sierra Nevada is a cosy and atmospheric mountain hotel with stunning mountain views.

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Los Jamones drinks

La Bodeguita Bar

Open from 4pm to 8pm, La Bodeguita Bar offers a large variety of drinks and a friendly atmosphere. Situated in a great central location, guests can enjoy the traditional wooden clad interior, creating a traditional ski resort experience, much like you would expect from the Alps. In addition, this bar is famed for its fast service, skiers will not be disappointed by the value on offer at La Bodeguita Bar.

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