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Mama Africa Bar and Niteclub

Open Now: 21:00 - 05:00
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Best nightclub in the area.

We went to Boom, Magnums and the Beaches Bar and Grill, and this one trumped all of them... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2017
Laura M
,
Bluff, Australia
Just for one drink, but seems to be nice

There are not too many bars and clubs in Airlie anyway, I guess this is just one of the standard... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2016
Benjamin F
,
Gold Coast, Australia
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3 weeks ago
“I hear the drums echoing tonight..”
3 weeks ago
“Better than a stampede in the gorge”
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Airlie's Favourite Party Place, Mama Africa Bar & Nightclub is a cool African themed bar that provides a relaxed vibe from 9pm till Midnight and pumping tunes and a packed dance floor anytime after Midnight untill the early hour of the morning...more
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263 Shute Harbour Rd | 1st Floor, Airlie Beach, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4948 0599
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Better than being poked in the eye with a blunt stick... barely though. Not one African person was observed. Not upset, just disappointed.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with a group of friends. Staff were friendly and cocktails were on special, so that's always nice ($10). The place did remind me of my local dice bar however. Would visit again given the correct circumstances.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Instead of going back to our honeymoon suite my new husband and all our friends came here for a night out. From what I can remember this place was fantastic. Great atmosphere, friendly staff and awesome music!

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 17 May 2017

we had a great time dancing and drinking in this club. the staff where very help ful in drink slection and did well with music choice.

Thank Jess H
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We went to Boom, Magnums and the Beaches Bar and Grill, and this one trumped all of them. Average-priced drinks, nice staff, cool looking decorations and friendly people. Would go back again.

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

There are not too many bars and clubs in Airlie anyway, I guess this is just one of the standard backpacker bar/club you'll find all along the east coast. It can be packed and fun, I guess. The drinks where good and "Australia cheap" and...More

Thank Benjamin F
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Honestly the only saving grace was the promotion staff and door girl were charming and inviting. The bar staff didn't know the prices of the drinks or apparently how to charge for them or basic math. As a bartender I am trying to sympathize with...More

3  Thank Christian R
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Full blow legends, I lost my bag. Hat's of to the the cleaner man. I walked in so unanoces . First he asked me are youI ok? You don't look to good you need a water. Gives me a water on ice. Wow. Awesome thats...More

Thank jodiefoster2016
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Currently in Airlie beach, where I took a visit to Mama Africa. We had heard that this was the club to visit, so headed there with a group of girls. The club is pretty small but plays decent recent music. Our tour guide gave us...More

1  Thank Levi92
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This place wouldn't play any of the songs we requested even though no one was dancing and we KNEW the songs would get people to dance. The only thing that redeemed this place was the awesome bartender.More

Thank Jen A
Stacy H, Owner at Mama Africa Bar and Niteclub, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2016

Hi, Thanks for your review and sorry you didn't have a great night at Mamas. We generally have great feedback about our DJ's and music but it can be a very tough gig with such a diverse group of patrons from backpackers to locals and...More

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