High Note Sky Bar at Aria Hotel Budapest, Hungary
This all-season rooftop bar combines the best of historic and modern Budapest.
Sir Elly’s Terrace Rooftop Bar at The Peninsula Shanghai
Discover the best views—and drinks—in China at the posh rooftop terrace of The Peninsula Shanghai, home to 270-degree panoramas of the glittering Huangpu River,
Moon Bar at Banyan Tree, Bangkok, Thailand
Thailand is home to some of the world’s most amazing sky bars, but none carry the awe factor quite like this gravity-defying restaurant and bar combo, jetting 61 stories towards the heavens atop the Banyan Tree Bangkok.
L’Oiseau Blanc at The Peninsula Paris, France
Toast to the romance and beauty of the City of Light, marveling at panoramas of the Eiffel Tower and Paris’s famed rooftops at this vintage aviation-themed lounge and terrace crowning The Peninsula Paris.
Room 09 at Tinto Boutique Hotel, Santiago, Chile
Chile’s] trendiest locale is this clandestine rooftop speakeasy in the capital’s bohemian Bellavista neighborhood.
La Dolce Vitae at Majestic Hotel & Spa, Barcelona, Spain
Head 10 stories above Barcelona’s frenetic Passeig de Gràcia to the top of the century-old Majestic Hotel & Spa for unobstructed views of the city’s thoroughfare.
Ozone, Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong
The world’s highest rooftop bar is exactly what dreams are made of.
La Terraza de Casa Gangotena, Quito, Ecuador
This small, quiet rooftop of the restored Casa Gangotena mansion peers over Plaza San Francisco in the center of Quito’s colonial Old Town.
The Rooftop at the Cape, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico caught on a bit late to the rooftop scene, but its first (and currently only) high-rise bar was worth the wait.
Baba Nest at Sri Panwa, Phuket, Thailand
Just when we thought we had seen it all with coastal Thailand’s array of high-design rooftop infinity pools, in comes Baba Nest at Sri Panwa resort in Phuket.