Rooftop bars have always been a super cool place to go and hang out with your friends, or go out on a date, but you know what has made them even more popular than they ever were before? Instagram! There is nothing better than taking a suave or sexy selfie with the stunning view that a rooftop bar can give you in the background. Not only does it give you an amazing view to enjoy your drinks, but it also gives you a more picturesque setting for memorable pictures! Here are 17 of the world’s best rooftop bars.
1 Pergola – London
This is a super secluded rooftop bar in the heart of London, decorated in a hidden alfresco style with lots of luscious greenery around. It’s even got a slight covering to protect you from the British weather!
2 Mercury Lounge - Dubai
Incorporating a champagne bar, shishi lounge, and resident DJ, join the Dubai glitterati on the traditional majiis to sip a cocktail while admiring the stunning view of the City in the Clouds
3 Ce La Vi – Singapore
If you’re going to go to a rooftop, you may as well make it worth your while! How does 57 floors up sound? That’s exactly what you get with this stunning bar in Singapore. Probably not one for those who have a fear of heights!
4 Juvia - Miami
Hanging out on top of a parking garage might not sound like the most glamorous of nights, the Miami Beach views make the perfect backdrop to an evening of libations.
5 Baba Nest – Phuket
Baba Nest is a rooftop bar that boasts one of the most unspoiled high rise panoramic views in the world. You are literally guaranteed an amazing sunset to see every single night.
6 A’YA Rooftop Lounge - Istanbul
A calm oasis in a bustling tourist area, all the city’s signature sights are on display so you can admire the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, and the brilliant blue Bosphorus while you enjoy a bottle of local wine.
7 20 Stories – Manchester
Only just recently opened, 20 Stories still has that edge of brand newness about it that always attracts the in crowd. It boasts both indoor and outdoor seating, 360-degree city views, and a few cosy fire pits!
8 Rock Bar – Bali
This one is a real beachside beauty, one that is perfect for achieving those peaceful vibes. A perfect place to sink a few cocktails in Bali!
9 Il Bar - Shanghai
Look out to see the curve of the mighty Huangpu River, the grand old buildings of the bund, and the soaring skyscrapers of Pudong.
10 Vertigo Bar – Bangkok
All the way up on the 61st floor, this Bangkok bar certainly offers you bang for your buck! You get unspoiled views of the gorgeous city;just don’t make the mistake of having one too many and then looking down!
11 AER Lounge – Mumbai
You always expect the best when you hear the words ‘Four Seasons’ , and this amazing bar in Mumbai is no exception. Part of the city’s Four Seasons hotel, the AER Lounge is the perfect place to catch a sunset.
12 New York Bar - Tokyo
The bar from Lost in Translation. Drink a cocktail while listening to the live jazz and admiring the view of the amazing metropolis.
13 Les Ombres – Paris
Any trip to Paris needs to take in the Eiffel Tower, and the Les Ombres bar is the most luxurious way to view it. A rooftop bar and restaurant that offers sensational views of the iconic French landmark.
14 La Terrazza - Florence
A marvellous place to enjoy a glass of wine and admire the magnificent view which stretches from the Arno to Brunelleschi's dome to Palazzo Vecchio.
15 SixtyFive – New York
SixtyFive is part of the famous Rainbow Room, and the rooftop bar overlooks the Empire State building and all of the other jewels that the Manhattan skyline has to offer.
16 Sky Bar - Sao Paulo
A sophisticated place to sit by the pool with a cocktail and admire the stunning city at night.
17 Soho House – Barcelona
Soho House is the most chic and comfortable way to set your eyes upon all of Barcelona’s most beautiful architecture. Stop in for cocktail or two, or perhaps an entire bottle!
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