“We can crawl to a rooftop and inhale the lights below and star above as we laugh and forget the world we left on the ground.” How many such places do you know? Wouldn’t it be astonishing to visit all those places that make us feel like this aphorism? From sweeping city views to observing nature’s very best offerings, these luxury rooftop hotels offer much more than an amazing time. Lucky for you, we have this one sorted with help from Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Award, the 9 best rooftop hotels in the world:
9. Singer Palace Hotel, Rome, Italy
This Roman gem nestled in the heart of the city is a showstopper, with its original Art Deco grand staircase and a two-level rooftop restaurant and bar. The wrap-around terrace overlooking central Rome is the best way to admire the city in all its glory. The boutique hotel is within a short walk to the Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Piazza Venezia, Spanish Steps, and Colosseum Singer Palace, making it a stellar choice.
8. JM Marvel Hotel & Spa, Hanoi, Vietnam
This outstanding four-star hotel not only brings forth the best of luxury but effortlessly amalgamates timeless yet contemporary, classic yet cutting-edge design. The property offers the best way to enjoy a long day in Hanoi- Rooftop Bar & Coffee on the 9th floor of JM Marvel Hotel. It turned into one of the most favorite destinations owing to unique restaurant design akin to being on a spaceship in the sky offers incomparable city views.
7. Riad Kheirredine, Marrakech, Morocco
This Maison d’hôtes, situated off-the-beaten-track near the Sidi Ben Slimane mosque, is as photogenic as hotels get and just as luxe too. Guests will enjoy traditional settings flanked with all-white bhous and several courtyards to idle around in. however, the highlight of this oasis of tranquillity is at the fabulous roof terrace, replete with loungers, shaded seating areas, a heated pool, and a restaurant. Undoubtedly one of the best in Marrakech that seamlessly fuses Moroccan architecture with Italian delights.
6. Peridot Grand Hotel & Spa by AIRA, Hanoi, Vietnam
The 5-star boutique Peridot Grand Hotel and Spa brings the hustle and bustle of Hanoi Old Quarter to your doorstep. The urban-chic setting of the property is coupled with captivating grandeur and uncompromising service. The hotel has a bar and an infinity pool on the rooftop, allowing guests to experience both swimming and watching Hanoi from above.
5. White House Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey
The White House Hotel Istanbul is ideally located, a stone’s throw away from the city’s most important landmarks such as Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, Archeology Museum, the Basilica Cistern, Grand Bazaar, Spice Bazaar, the Millennium Stone, and Byzantine Hippodrome. The best way to enjoy the charm and beautiful scenery of Old city are by spending hours at the White House Hotel Roof Garden. Begin an unforgettable day with breakfast at the roof and enjoy the spectacular views as you spend your time reading, talking, meeting, drinking tea or coffee, and exploring Istanbul in a new light.
4. Luxury Villa Excelsior Parco, Capri, Italy
Built-in 1906 on the ruins of an ancient Roman villa, the Hotel Excelsior Parco offers breathtaking landscapes where you can enjoy views of the Tyrrhenian Sea, private gardens, and picturesque views of the Gulf of Naples from the intimacy of a private terrace. The Seaview Lounge Terrace is another spectacular venue to enjoy wonderful sea views. You can sip the exclusive champagne of Perrier-Jouët, Dom Pérignon while enjoying a Jacuzzi spa bath or a hydromassage in the massage corner.
3. La Sinfonia del Rey Hotel & Spa, Hanoi, Vietnam
From watching Hoan Kiem Lake unfolds before your eyes to indulging in mouth-watering delicacies, the Restaurant in the sky at the La Sinfonia del Rey Hotel & Spa is an oasis of calm right in the center of the vivacious capital. Ascend further to the rooftop Sky Bar for unrivaled views, and an almost mythological atmosphere as Hoan Kiem Lake lights up. The property is located near the Old Quarter, French Quarter, and many major attractions are just a few minutes away by foot.
2. Osmanli Hotel, Cappadocia, Turkey
A home away from home, the panoramic terrace offers wonderful views of Rose Valley and you can almost touch the hot air balloons flying over you at dawn. The Osmanli Hotel is close to all historical buildings and museums in the centre of Cappadocia.
1. La Siesta Diamond Hotel & Spa, Hanoi, Vietnam
Is there a better way to watch Hanoi than the Diamond Sky bar at the La Siesta Diamond Hotel & Spa offers 360-degree views of the city with saxophones and violins playing in the background? This crowning glory of the luxury hotel is positioned on the 13th-15th levels and comprises three overlapping levels of stylish skylight bar space. From the Hoan Kiem Lake in its entirety to the five bridges spanning the mighty Red River and even the Ba Vi Mountain range on a clear day can be enjoyed while sipping on signature cocktails like La Vie en Rose, Stairway to Heaven, and Espresstino.