Nothing says summer like a visit to a rooftop bar. From day drinks with the dolls to a big Saturday night out and everything in between, no matter where you’re heading this season, we’ve got you covered with a selection of some of the best rooftop bars around the world.
Rooftop Bars You Need To Visit This Summer
The Ivy, Manchester
The Ivy recently reopened its ever-popular roof garden and with an abundance of greenery, bright fabrics and a retractable roof, it’s a tropical oasis in the heart of Spinningfields. Whether you’re after a quiet drink after work, brunch with your babes or a Saturday night out to remember, The Ivy has it all.
Bar Elba, London
Bar Elba is situated near Waterloo and features some of the dreamiest views of London. One for the ‘Gram, here you’ll find fairy lights, wall art and frozen cocktails. With an extensive drinks menu, including 2 for 1 offers, Bar Elba is known for its lively atmosphere and party vibes.
Castell Rooftop Lounge, New York
Sitting pretty on the 21st floor of AC Hotel, Castell Rooftop Lounge makes Times Square feels peaceful for a moment. With spectacular views of the Manhattan skyscrapers, dazzling lights of the heart of NYC and every night beginning with a tower of cava and a toast, Castell Rooftop Lounge is a must-visit when in the Big Apple.
Mama Shelter, Los Angeles
This hotspot is everything you’d imagine of an LA rooftop bar – think panoramic views of the City, palm trees and dreamy decor you can’t help but add to the ‘gram. There’s an extensive food and drink menu along with an evening entertainment programme that features DJs, film screenings and acoustic sets from songwriters.
High Note Skybar, Budapest
At High Note Skybar you’ll take in 360 degree views of Budapest’s unreal landscape as you sip on some of the best cocktails in the City. If it’s a big event or whether you’re just feelin’ the romance, book a panoramic terrace – or “Love Nest” – for an extra special touch.
If it’s killer views of South Beach that you’re after, look no further than Juvia. A hotspot that’s loved by celebs, tourists and locals, we are obsessing over Juvia’s fresh and modern decor, insane cocktails and instagram worthy views.