When on holiday, what better way to enjoy a cocktail than in a fabulous rooftop bar, making the most of sunsets, starry skies and amazing views?
Breeze Bar, Auckland, New Zealand
Breeze Bar is one of Auckland’s top rooftop bars in a city that’s famous for them. Ascend its marble staircase and enjoy heavenly drinks in the garden on the roof. With exotic palm trees providing a tropical vibe and around 60 cocktails on the menu, it’s the perfect place to watch the sun go down and, when it gets dark, there’s a nightclub just downstairs.
Limes rooftop bar, Brisbane, Australia
Enjoy Brisbane’s perfect year-round climate at Limes rooftop bar. See the stars come out to play, high above the city, and and sultry setting. There’s a glamorous crowd, a rooftop cinema, an impressive wine list, and they also offer a crash-course in cocktail making.
RED, Hong Kong
Don’t miss the breathtaking views over Victoria Harbour and Kowloon peninsula in Hong Kong from RED. With a cool cosmopolitan clientele and a prime location in Hong Kong island’s tallest building, RED is a must-visit venue. The cocktail to try is the ‘Strawberry Blond’ - lemon vodka with fresh strawberries and ginger.
KR Mansion, Krabi island, Thailand
Soak up the Thai sunset from the roof of the KR Mansion while listening to mellow music and sipping a mean Berry Mojito. This smart and contemporary bar has a jungle theme and some of the best views on the island. Exotic cocktails, including Martinis and new Mint Daiquiris, add to its appeal. Quiet and calm, this setting offers the perfect wind-down after a lazy day in the sun.
Join the young, trendy and stylish pack at long-standing crowd-pleaser and Fijian favourite Traps in Suva - a large fun-filled complex featuring six very unique bars including a stunning rooftop lounge with a laidback vibe. Traps is as popular with tourists as it is with Suva’s locals. There are regular poetry readings and Tuesdays and Thursdays offer live music including jazz.
SkyBar, Los Angeles
Find the secret entrance to Sunset Strip’s chic poolside rooftop SkyBar and enjoy its Mexican-style flowering walls and colourful nooks. Boasting some of the finest views of Los Angeles, this open air nightlife hotspot will not disappoint. Be sure to try the SkyBar Royale – Champagne with a splash of Chambord Liqueur.
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