15 Best Miami Bachelor Party Ideas: How to Plan and Where to Go

February 18, 2022

If it’s good enough for Will Smith, it’s good enough for your groomsmen! Get ready for a good time in the 305 when you host your bachelor party in the sun soaked mecca of mojitos and magic.

From exhilarating airboat excursions through Everglades National Park to revel in the high life on a luxury yacht, there are so many ways to party in Miami. Keep reading to discover how to plan a bachelor party in Miami!

Let loose at any of South Beach's infamous pool parties, speed around Biscayne Bay on a jet ski, or raise some hell at a rooftop bar. 

However you choose to experience the hot spots of Magic City, this Floridian oasis of palm trees and carnal pleasure is overflowing with bachelor party ideas!

Where to Stay in Miami

The Confidante Miami Beach

Both high rollers and hipsters agree, The Confidante in Miami Beach delivers A-lister lodgings. So roll out the red carpet for your crew of man-children when you reserve a penthouse suite or room here.

This palatial palace of Miami retro glam is a Hyatt property fully outfitted with celebrity chef restaurants, pool parties, and a beach club. So splash out at the massive outdoor pool, get your pump on in the fitness center, or hole up in one of their sprawling suites featuring Jonathan Adler designs, private terraces, and ocean views.

W South Beach

Calling all party people! Stay close to the action when you reserve luxury lodgings at the W South Beach. Sitting pretty on Collins Ave, this legendary chain provides equal parts pampering and partying with its serene ocean views, spacious balconies, and spa-ready bathrooms.

Enjoy their private beach setting, refresh at the WET Deck, or grab a delicious dinner at the renowned Mr. Chow restaurant. Groomsmen looking to blow off steam will love playing a pickup game of basketball or tennis on the roof, while those looking for live music and tiki-inspired libations will gravitate towards Irmas.

Scrub up for a night on the town in an oceanfront studio or suite, and perhaps even spoil the man of the hour with his own private plunge pool. 

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Moxy Miami South Beach

Vibrant hues that match the bold strokes of South Beach's searing sunsets adorn the Moxy Miami—making its contemporary mid-century Havana aesthetic hard to miss. So kick back with your boys in style when you secure accommodations at the Marriott Bonvoy's newest property.

Catch rays at their outdoor pools, then stuff yourself full of fresh tacos and Cuban-style coffee. Or keep the shots flowing at the Bar Moxy.

Movie lovers will flip over their rooftop deck and outdoor screening area. Meanwhile, fitness freaks will appreciate the hotel's workout classes and outdoor/indoor gym.

Their budget-friendly rooms don't disappoint and still manage to sneak in simple luxuries. Enjoy floor-to-ceiling windows, walk-in rain showers, and 55" Smart HDTVs. 

Aerial view of the Moxy South Beach with the ocean in background and palm trees lining the front in Miami, Florida, USA

photo credit: Moxy South Beach (915 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL) via Facebook

What to Do in Miami for a Bachelor Party

Ocean Drive

Art deco architecture and hoards of excellent restaurants and bars make Ocean Drive a quintessential stop on any Miami tour.

Take a break from your nonstop rabble-rousing to appreciate the promenade's scenic views, sensational seafood, and sandy beauty. Grab a beach towel and umbrella and head to Lummus Park, or swing your hips to the sounds of salsa at the iconic Mango's Tropical Cafe. 

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Everglades Safari Park

Embrace the mystery, marshes, and reptilian delights of the Everglades National Park when you spend a day cruising through this 'river of grass.' Your 30-minute airboat ride with Everglades Safari Park takes you into the wilderness of Miami as you relish the wonders of the native flora and fauna.

Keep your eyes peeled for gators, avian life, and more. Post cruise, meander through the park's walking trail, which features a variety of crocodile exhibits, an alligator wildlife show, and Cannibal, the the1000-pound alligator.

Put your buddy's bravery to the test when you take turns holding a baby alligator, and be sure to snap a photo for posterity. 

Miami: 60-Minute Jet Ski Rental

Live out your Miami Vice fantasies when you speed the day away, straddling a powerful Yamaha VX Deluxe Jetski. Zip-around the clear blue waters of Biscayne Bay when you book your 60 Minute Jet Ski Rental.

Feel the heart-pounding exhilaration of commandeering this top-of-the-line watercraft as you cruise past millionaire homes, Venetian Islands, and the sublime city skyline.

Let loose in the watery expanse and feel confident in your driving. A licensed instructor will accompany you on a separate jet ski for assistance.

Two men on a jet ski driving in the ocean on a sunny day

photo credit.

Miami Aqua Tours

Enjoy an unforgettable coastal cruise before you get crazy in downtown Miami with Miami Aqua Tours. From swashbuckling pirate ships to groovy dance cruises, Miami Aqua tours have been showing visitors and locals alike the highlights and sights of the bay for over 20 years.

Witness the lofty Miami skyline, Millionaires Row, the Venetian Islands, and more all from the comfort of your premier vessel. Then, ramp up the bachelor party energy with a reservation for the Skyline Party Cruise, including a live DJ and light system.

Sit back, relax and sip that drink since alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase on your one-and-a-half-hour tour. 

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Capt Joes 48ft Luxury Yacht for Parties

Ball out with your boys and show the groom-to-be some extra TLC when you reserved Capt Joes 48ft Luxury Yacht for a Bachelor Sandbar Party. So pump those tunes with the Bluetooth-enabled speaker, sprawl out, and feel free to decorate your stunning yacht how you see fit.

Lap up the premier service, as you are served ice cold drinks from the crew and even enjoy some on deck BBQ.* Revel in the aquamarine waters, splash about on the seven-person floating raft, or work on your tan.

Keep on the lookout for celebrities as you speed past the opulent mansions of Millionaire's Row. Meanwhile, enjoy the scenic beaches and species that call the Intercoastal Waterway home.

Your luxury yacht can safely host eight guests. So your afternoon of royalty like seafaring will only run you about $183.75 per person.*

*must bring your own meat

*tip not included. 

View of a white yacht on the water on a sunny day with fluffy clouds in the sky.

photo credit: Jared Watney via Facebook

3 Hours Private Classic Car Tour of Miami Beach, Wynwood, and Little Havana

Searching for a more classy venture to occupy your crew's time in Magic City? Embrace the charm of classic cars and art deco architecture when you strap in for a 3 Hour Private Classic Car Tour of Miami Beach, Wynwood, and Little Havana.

Channel your inner Rat Pack when you zip around town in a classic convertible, making stops in Little Havana, Ocean Drive, The Fillmore, and Calle Ocho.

Sip a heavenly cafecito coffee, marvel at the Brickell Skyscrapers, and snap endless selfies in front of the stunning Mediterranean-style Freedom Tower. 

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Cigar Factory & Rum Tour in Little Havana

Is there anything more synonymous with Little Cuba than an authentic Cuban cigar? So puff away the afternoon with your posse when you spend hours absorbing the art and history of cigar rolling in Little Havana.

Sip on ice-cold mojitos and sample shots of various rums as you wander through an authentic cigar factory. Meanwhile, learning how these prized cylinders are created.

Your Cigar Factory & Rum Tour will take you from Domino Park to the CubaOcho Art Gallery. At the same time, you explore the ever-present influence of Cuban culture in Miami.

Follow the cigar's journey from a tiny seed to the hands of a master roller. You'll see why they're so famous. 

Wide shot of the interior of the Little Havana Cigar Factory with boxes of cigars on the walls and leather chairs around a glass table in Miami, Florida, USA

photo credit: Little Havana Cigar Factory via Facebook

Where to Eat & Party in Miami for Your Bachelor Party

Cafe La Trova

All that day, drinking, pool hopping, and South Beach body surfing can build up quite an appetite. Fuel up on what Miami does best when you head to Cafe La Trova for Cuban food.

This world-famous eatery located in the legendary Calle Ocho has been serving creative tropical cocktails and crave-worthy Cuban delicacies for over three years. Let the rhythmic lull of the guitars and drums serenade you as you debate between ordering steak or chicken empanadas.

Be sure to linger over bites of their luscious Lechon, or appreciate the succulent meat of the skirt steak ropa vieja. Then, wash it all down with a classic Daiquiri, or opt for a house specialty like the Cubano Viejo.

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Sanguich de Miami

No visit to the 305 would be complete without an authentic Cuban sandwich. One of the city's best-kept secrets is the Sanguich de Miami shop.

A local favorite that has been featured by the likes of TimeOut, Buzzfeed, and Rachel Ray, this petite haunt may only have 25 seats. But, their authentic sandwiches pack quite a punch.

Centered around family tradition, secret recipes, and homemade ingredients. Therefore almost every item on your Cuban or Medianoche sandwich is made in-house.

Quality is evident everywhere. From the pillowy soft Cuban bread to the ham, pork, and turkey. All of which are brined on site.

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Order a classic Cubano plus an order of croquetas with mojo Verde to share. Then take a sweet and creamy batido or Cuban milkshake for the road.

View of a table full of sandwiches and sides from Sanguich de Miami in Miami, Florida, USA

photo credit: Sanguich de Miami via Facebook

Miami Rooftop Bars

Sugar 

Super swanky and stylish, this 40th-floor rooftop bar and lounge provide some awe-inspiring views. Bask in the chic appeal of this lounge as you enjoy the lush greenery and minimalist Asian decor of Sugar.

Their 360-degree sunset views are as sweet as their name suggests. At the same time, the signature cocktails marry ingenuity with jungle-inspired flavors. Sample a 'Big Boy Pastelito,' an orange-hued libation filled with tequila, orange cognac liquor, guava, and citrus, or opt for the smokiness of Mezcal and Aperol. With 'inaperol behavior.'

Hungry fellows will be happy to chow down on their menu of Asian-inspired tapas, which include standouts like pork belly buns and Korean chicken wings. 

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View of the wooden bar with designs carved in it and wooden tools of different shape plus greenery surrounding it and the city in the background at Sugar Rooftop Bar in Miami, Florida, USA

photo credit: Sugar via Facebook

Serena at the Moxy South Beach

Lucky enough to stay at the Moxy in South Beach? You need only to ascend a staircase to enter a world of Mexican enchantment—Dine, drink, and dance under the stars when you post up at Serena.

This open-air rooftop bar is a plant-filled paradise, decorated in the vivacious colors and patterns of authentic Oaxacan textiles and fabrics. So sit back in an Acapulco chair as you jam out to the DJ. Or snap some first-rate social media content under their neon signs.

Taste a medley of shareable dishes which draw inspiration from Latin flavors like Rojo Agua Chiles, chorizo huaraches, and tasty tuna tostadas. Cheers to your BFF's impending nuptials with a Margherita or frozen palomarita, and watch the sun slip away. 

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View of a colorful rooftop bar with lots of plants and different types of lounge seating with the bar towards the back and the city in the background at the Serena Rooftop Restaurant at the Moxy in Miami, Florida, USA

photo credit: Experience Miami Beach via Facebook

Miami Nightlife for Bachelor Parties

FTX Arena (Formerly American Airlines Arena)

Need a little injection of live music in your Miami party scene? Hype up your crew with tickets from everything ranging from hip hop to EDM when you head on over to the FTX arena.

Formerly known as the American Airlines arena, this spacious international venue hosts over 80 non -basketball events each year, including concerts from J. Balvin, Swedish House Mafia, and Tyler the Creator.

Nestled in the heart of downtown Miami and boasting breathtaking waterfront views, FTX is considered the premier sports and entertainment venue in South Florida. So gather up your gang of groomsmen for a Miami Heat game or epic concert as you enjoy the stadium's state-of-the-art technology and premium dining facilities. 

Miami Pool Parties

Hyde Beach

Bikini-clad babes, fiery hot beats, smoke machines, and champagne showers come together to make pool parties at Hyde Beach an iconic Miami experience.

Don those board shorts and shades as you'll want to hang by the SLS South Beach's glittering pool all day. With weekly events such as Swim Club Saturday and SLS Sundays, there's always something to celebrate at Hyde.

Pump up the mood with one of their signature drinks crafted by a real mixologist. Or, splurge for a massive pitcher, vase, or martini glass. Real big spenders can make a scene when they purchase a Dom Perignon VIP package.

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Wide shot of the outdoor pool at night surrounded by lounge chairs with the hotel in the background at Hyde Beach in Miami, Florida, USA

photo credit: Hyde Beach Miami via Facebook

DAER DayClub

Want to bring a little taste of Las Vegas to Miami? Get down like you're in Sin City when you bring the heat to an H20 party at DAER. Whether you are seeking a nightclub or want to combine your day drinking with some sunshine, DAER has you covered.

Situated at the renowned Guitar Hotel at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood. DAER Dayclub offers a sparkling resort-style pool, two dipping pools, and thirteen private cabanas. As well as daybeds, a DJ booth, bar, and bungalow VIP sections.

Previous musical talent has included Steve Aoki, Tiesto, and Alesso. Those with stamina to spare can keep the party going all night when the day resort transitions to a pulsating night venue at 11 pm. 

View of the lounge cabana and pool at DAER South Florida with a view of the giant guitar in the background in Miami, Florida, USA

photo credit: DAER South Florida via Facebook

Miami Strip Clubs

Scarlett's Cabaret

Secure your 'Best Man' of the year award when you stock up the singles and slide your squad of studs over to Scarlett's Cabaret.

Named the #1 strip club in Miami, this den of lust and luxury boasts voluptuous dancers from all walks of life. Take a moment to soak in the pulsating strobe lights, robots, pounding music, and LED screens of this top-rated club. Then, peek at their events schedule as you may be able to score deals on bottles or open bars.

Otherwise, surprise the man of the hour with a sexy VIP Package, which starts at $400 and includes one premium bottle, complimentary admission for up to four guests, a reserved VIP Table, basic mixers, and a personal VIP Host and Server.

Booby Trap on the River

A strip club that is open 24/7? Yes, please! Booby Trap on the River is an open terrace strip club in South River Drive that prides itself on two things: their fully nude and nubile dancers and their outside air-conditioned patio.

Roll up with your carnal inclined crew and prime yourself for the 'United Nations' of naked women. Try to keep your jaw from dropping as you witness these exquisite specimens climb the poles, twerk, and booty clap.

Booby Trap contains twelve VIP bottle sections and five private rooms, a mainstay for Miami-based rappers, celebrities, and more. 

Close up of the sign for Booby Trap on the River night, blue and red glowing in the dark in Miami, Florida, USA

photo credit: Booby Trap on the River via Facebook

Crank up the sizzle and the sexy when you head to Miami for your bachelor party. Feel the heat of this vibrant city come to life as you stroll down Ocean Drive or jump into Cuban culture and heritage with a Cigar Factory Tour and surprisingly strong cafecito.

Conquer the canals and causeways of the Bay via Pirate Ship, or spend hours dancing it out on a party cruise.

For bachelor activities that lean a bit more NSFW than PG-13, explore the Magic City's momentous nightlife. Bop from serene rooftops at the Moxy to electrifying afternoons at the pool Dayclub with DAER.

However you decide to party, Miami makes a dynamic destination for any Bachelor party posse!

Tell us, what's your favorite Miami Bachelor party spot?

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Written By Isis Maya

A New York native, Isis-Maya spent most of her professional life working in TV production until a vacation whisked her away to Central America and her love o ...

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