From the top floor of a New York Skyscraper to a romantic terrace in Venice, these rooftops bars and their killer views are worth a trip across the globe. Whether it is sophisticated dining, cocktails at sunset, electro beats or family fun, take your pick from our compilation of the 50 best rooftops in the world.
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1. Baba Nest – Phuket
Located within Phuket’s Sri Panwa Resort, the Baba Nest rooftop offers to its visitors an incredible 360° breathtaking view, alongside the sexiest sunset sessions.
2. Marina Bay Sands – Singapore
The Marina Bay Sands is probably one of the must-visit rooftops in the world with its world most giant infinity pool.
3. Beach House Rooftop – Abu Dhabi
With its enviable location amid the dunes on the Saadiyat Island coast, the Beach House Rooftop is an unbeatable spot for pitch-perfect cocktails and sunset lovers.
4. High Note Skybar – Budapest
On the top of the dazzling Aria Hotel, the High Note Skybar grant you a breathtaking 360° landscape.
5. Pergola on the Roof – London
Located in Paddington, The Pergola On The Roof is a chill rooftop offering a tremendous festive experience.
6. Skye Bar – São Paulo
Perched on the top of the Hotel Unique, the Skye Bar in São Paulo displays an incredible panorama of the city skyline.
7. AER, Four Seasons – Mumbai
The AER Bar is on the 34th floor of the Four Seasons Hotel and offers a magnificent panorama of the city skyline.
8. Sevva – Hong Kong
In Hong Kong, the Sevva is a classy rooftop where you can enjoy a fantastic view and great cocktails.
9. Vertigo And Moon Bar at Banyan Tree – Bangkok
Vertigo and Moon Bar at Banyan Tree Hotel brings a stunning view of all the city. It’s a perfect place to look at the sunset.
10. Heli Lounge Bar – Kuala Lumpur
Located in central Kuala Lumpur, the Heli Lounge Bar offers a unique experience of the city’s nightlife: enjoy a drink with an outstanding view from a rooftop Helipad.
11. Perch – Los Angeles, CA
The Perch is a famous rooftop in Downtown LA with a magical view of Los Angeles skyscrapers. Definitely, a must-visit if you are traveling to Los Angeles.
12. Le Bain at the Standard – New York City, NY
Either you want to relax or party, Le Bain at the Standard host those two atmospheres. The view of the skyline and over the Hudson River is just breathtaking.
13. Juvia – Miami, FL
Delicious food, exquisite specialty cocktails, and a killer view over Miami beach make the Juvia one of the best nightspots of the town.
14. 1-Altitude – Singapore
Standing at the peak of 282 meters above sea level, the 1-Altitude is the highest open-air rooftop in the world. You will be amazed by its wonderful 360° degree view of the city of Singapore.
15. L’Oiseau Blanc at the Peninsula – Paris
Located in the city center of Paris, L’Oiseau Blanc at the Peninsula is a luxury rooftop with a panoramic view over the most historical places of Paris.
16. The Culpeper – London
In the electric East London, The Culpeper rooftop greenhouse is a great spot for dining with friends and offers to its visitors an incredible view of the London skyline.
17. 3.14 – Cannes
The 3.14 is “La Palme d’Or” of the Cannes’s rooftops, with its pool dominating the “Promenade de La Croisette” and the Mediterranean sea.
18. A’YA Lounge – Istanbul
The A’YA Lounge Rooftop in Istanbul offers a stunning view of the Aya Sofia Mosque, one of the most beautiful monuments in Istanbul.
19. Flair – Shanghai
The Flair rooftop takes place at the very top of the Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, one of the most selective rooftops in the city.
20. Les Ombres – Paris
In the heart of the beautiful garden of the Musée du Quai Branly, Les Ombres rooftop brings a full-view of the Eiffel Tower.
21. Madam Brussels – Melbourne
Madam Brussels is a delightful rooftop bar, decked out with Astroturf and quaint outdoor furniture. An ideal place to meet in the city.
22. ME Ibiza – Ibiza
The Me Ibiza rooftop is the ideal spot to enjoy amazing 360° views of the Mediterranean Sea and the Bay of Santa Eulalia while eating sophisticated tapas and sipping delicious signature cocktails.
23. Capa Four Seasons – Orlando, FL
Capa Four Seasons is located in Walt Disney World Parks and Resorts, from the rooftop you can admire two fireworks every night and share a magical moment with your family and friends.
24. The Skylark – New York City, NY
One of the most beautiful rooftops in New York City, The Skylark is a classy rooftop with a stunning view over the Big Apple.
25. Coq D’Argent – London
Set in the heart of the city, the Coq D’Argent offers spectacular views from its charming outdoor garden over the city skyline.
26. Mercury Lounge – Dubai
The Mercury Lounge, located on the top of the Four Seasons Hotel in Dubai offers one-of-a-kind views and unique signature cocktails.
27. Sky Bar at Lebua – Bangkok
Great views, very fancy environment, the Sky Bar at Lebua is a must-do for sunset’s cocktails sessions.
28. Bar Rouge – Shanghai
The large terrace of the Bar Rouge is a wonderful spot to go and check out Shanghai skyline while sipping killer cocktails.
29. Three sixty – Saint-Louis, MO
Located upon the Hilton Hotel, at 400 feet above the ground, the view from the Three Sixty rooftop is absolutely outstanding.
30. Terrat at the Mandarin Hotel Oriental – Barcelona
A full view of the Sagrada Familia and the Casa Batllo, the Terrat breath quality and relaxation all day long.
31. Two Rooms Grill & Bar – Tokyo
With its spacious outdoor terrace, the Two Rooms located on the fifth floor of Omotesando’s Ao complex is the perfect choice if you wish to appreciate the city skyscrapers at nightfall.
32. Rooftop at the Cape – Cabo San Luca
Located on the rooftop of Townhouse Hotel, The Cape offers craft cocktails with a South Beach flair.
33. Mireio Raffles Makati – Manila
On the penthouse of the Raffles Hotel, the chic and elegant Mireio Raffles Makati is a great spot to admire the splendid Manila skyline at night.
34. Hotel Raphael – Rome
Calm down, breath, and enjoy one of the finest views of Rome’s historical center at the Hotel Raphael rooftop.
35. The Roof Pool Bar at Kempinski Nile Hotel – Cairo
The Roof Pool Bar, perched on the roof of Kempinski Nile Hotel has a superb panoramic view over the river and the city skyline.
36. SKYE Bar & Restaurant – Jakarta
With its Southern-American interior design, SKYE rooftop offers a unique panoramic view of the city’s horizons.
37. Tantalo – Panama City
With its nice breeze, old drinks and vibrant music, the Tantalo is the perfect place to hang out with friends, as it is the pulsating heart of Panama City’s social nightlife.
38. Skyline Rooftop Bar – Venice
Perched atop of the Hilton Molino Stucky Venice hotel, the luxurious Skyline Rooftop Bar provides a unique setting to enjoy a relaxing aperitif while looking at the spectacular views of the city and the lagoon.
39. The Bairro Alto Hotel Terrace – Lisbon
In the heart of downtown between Bairro Alto and Chiado districts, The Bairro Alto Hotel Terrace is full of comfortable sofas and chairs to enjoy the fantastic view of the river and the other edge of Lisbon.
40. The Gate Hotel Kaminarimon – Tokyo
With its stylish setting, the rooftop terrace of The Gate Hotel Kaminarimon offers stunning views of the city. A great spot to relax and recover from a busy day.
41. Rooftop Kloud – Seoul
On the top floor of Mercure Ambassador Hotel, the trendy Rooftop Kloud is known as one of the best nightlife spots of Seoul.
42. W Taipei Bar at Wet – Taipei
Perched on the last floor of the luxurious W Taipei Hotel, the Wet Bar is an excellent choice if you want to spend an afternoon sipping cocktails and chilling by the pool.
43. Glenmore Hotel – Sydney
Besides the Sydney Opera house and the Harbor, the Glenmore Hotel has an unbeatable view of Sydney’s most beautiful buildings and is a great spot to drink beers and eat tasty food.
44. Luna Bar – Kuala Lumpur
The super-chic pool-rooftop Luna Bar will offer you a unique experience with its twinkling view of Kuala Lumpur’s skyline and its relaxing atmosphere.
45. Chill Skybar – Ho Chi Minh City
Looking like the crown of the AB Tower, the Chill Skybar displays a fantastic view of Ho Chi Minh’s million lights skyline.
46. Rex Rooftop Garden – Ho Chi Minh City
The Rex Rooftop Garden located in the center of Ho Chi Minh City is a legendary spot no travelers should miss out.
47. SORA Sky Bar – Phnom Penh
Considered as the highest building in Phnom Penh, the view from SORA Sky Bar is unbeatable. Enjoy a relaxing evening while overlooking the entire city.
48. Octave Bar – Bangkok
Situated at Bangkok Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit, Octave Bar is the latest arrival to grace the sky rooftop scene in Bangkok: one of the most impressive rooftop bar in Bangkok.
49. Pestana Rio Atlantica – Rio De Janeiro
A lovely rooftop from where you can admire the sunset over Copacabana Beach, the Pestana Rio Atlantica propose a long list of refreshing drinks with awesome music.
50. The Top Bar – Hvar
Perched on Hotel Adriana’s rooftop The Top Bar is a sophisticated-design rooftop with relaxing vibes and outstanding views over the harbor.
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