Where are the best Rooftop bars in Singapore

Singapore

Love a roof top bar?! Then Singapore is somewhere that you have to add to your bucket list of travel.

In a city where space is limited, Singapore sure does pack in a lot of WOW. From enjoying a drink in the sunshine by an infinity pool to high end evening bars for you to marvel over the city lights, you definitely won’t be disappointed.

Singapore is home to over 100 rooftop bars and restaurants, so what are you waiting for, book that plane ticket and explore every corner, staircase or even glass elevator to find those amazing Singapore settings.

We’ve rounded up some of our top spots to enjoy our favourite cocktails:

1-Altitude Gallery & Bar

Lets start with one of our personal favourite rooftop bars in Singapore!

Known for its glitz and glam, pop on your best dress and jump into the glass elevator like Charlie and the chocolate factory. To the worlds highest al fresco bar, situated at 63 stories.

This incredible venue has 360 degree views of those beautiful city lights and vast open oceans.

This is a regular spot for A-listers to enjoy big parties, undoubtedly one of the top places to be seen in Singapore.

1-Altitude is spread across three floors. Grab your favourite beverage and head to the viewing gallery to marvel at the sights.

Enjoy one of Singapore’s best DJ spots and party away on the rooftop or savour a delicious meal at Stellar restaurant. You’ll find everything from an exclusive wine list, boozy milkshakes and premium spirits.

What you need to know before you go

Price – £££
Entrance Fee – Yes
Dress Code – Dress to impress
Reservations – Table reservation on gallery beats the queue
Food & BeverageMenu

Ce La Vi

Here’s a spot you’ll definitely want to tick off the bucket list and find yourself rubbing shoulders with A-listers.

This spot can been seen in all the magazines and TV adds. Ce La Vi is on top of the world famous Marina Bay Sands hotel.

Head on up early as you’ll want an entire evening to sample their extensive cocktail menu. Not only do they all taste amazing but they look incredible too. 

Everything from the setting of the Marina Bay lights, Gardens by the bay views, to your drink in front of you, is picture perfect at this rooftop stop. As the sun goes down, head on in to dance your night away and hear the DJ spin his tunes.

Before you visit, we would highly recommend you check their calendar online as every day there’s something new and exciting going on.

What you need to know before you go

Price – £££
Entrance Fee – Yes
Dress Code – Dress to impress
Reservation – Not compulsory but advised dependent on event
Food & BeverageMenu

Skai Bar and Bar Rouge

This little gem is hidden inside the iconic Swissotel, The Stamford.

Soaring 70 floors, Skai bar is a beautiful craft cocktail bar that will leave you feeling totally relaxed and settled in for the evening. Skai was inspired by Mother Nature and has created a beautiful concept of organic elements in all its details.

This is definitely a hidden escape to sit back and relax in whilst looking down on the hustle and bustle below. 

If you fancy a bit more of a party, why not head up one more floor, to the 71st and experience Bar Rouge where you can dance the night away overlooking the city and excite your senses.

What you need to know before you go

Price – ££
Entrance Fee – Skai Bar minimum spend / Bar Rouge Yes
Dress code – Smart
Reservation – Not compulsory
Food & BeverageMenu

Lantern

Situated at the beautiful Fullerton Bay Hotel on the 6th floor, you’ll find this gorgeous rooftop bar, The Lantern.

This stylish and classy rooftop bar is surrounded by green landscape creating a garden feel and has beautiful views of Marina Bay waterfront along with a city skyscape.

With a more relaxed vibe, you can chill to sensual beats and enjoy gourmet snacks with your drinks whilst overlooking the bay.

What you need to know before you go

Price – ££
Entrance Fee – No
Dress Code – Smart
Reservations – Not compulsory
Food & BeverageMenu

Southbridge

Looking for beautiful views of the Singapore River, then this is the place to go.

Situated above the hustle and bustle on the 5th floor at Boat Quay river walk, this is a little hidden oasis of calm. Here you can not only enjoy the beautiful Singapore river views but also oysters from all over the world and other tasty bar bites. Along with an array of bubbles, wine and cocktails to sip on.

A beautiful setting that is cosy, intimate with a soft vibe and brilliant service.

What you need to know before you go

Price – ££
Entrance Fee – No
Dress Code – Smart casual
Reservations – Not compulsory
Food & BeverageMenu

LeVel33

Do you like an ice cold beer or cider? 

This hip and trendy bar has a real unique selling point! It’s known as the worlds highest urban microbrewery, located on the 33rd floor, so definitely one for you to check out.

LeVel33 has a gorgeous rooftop terrace that wraps around the building with seats all along the edge, providing you with one of the most beautiful views of the Singapore skyline.

Little details have definitely been taken into consideration here. From the moment you step out of the elevator, you will notice the copper brew house kettles taking centre stage letting you see first hand that fresh brew flowing!

Not a fan of beer? Not to worry, head on up to enjoy the beautiful views and sample great food, wine or why not try a cocktail.

What you need to know before you go

Price – ££
Entrance Fee – Minimum spend
Dress Code – Smart
Reservations – Not compulsory but advised for seating with good views
Food & BeverageMenu

Smoke and Mirrors

On the 5th floor of Singapore’s national gallery, you’ll find this beautiful artistic rooftop bar.

Combining style and elegance, this beautiful terrace runs parallel to St Andrews Rd below.

Offering panoramic views of Padang playing field, a little bit of green in a gorgeous concrete jungle, Esplanade park and all the way to Marina Bay Sands. There’s something to feast your eyes on at every angle.

Smoke and Mirrors pride themselves on elevating your cocktail experience by helping you experience classic drinks with a new twist that you’ll order from the main feature sculptured bar! Let your perceptions imagination go wild.

What you need to know before you go

Price – ££
Entrance Fee – No
Dress Code – Smart Casual
Reservations – No reservation required
Food & BeverageMenu

1-V:U

There’s nothing quite like this spot in Singapore.

If you like the idea of 1-Altitude but would like to be by the pool with the sun on your face, this is your rooftop bar stop.

Fashioned by the people of 1-Altitude, they’ve created a vibe like Omnia in Bali.

This beachfront day club and restaurant can be found on Sentosa, perched atop The Outpost Hotel. Overlooking Palawan Beach this really is one of its kind for Singapore.

An oasis for sun seekers looking to escape a city for their rooftop cocktail.

What you need to know before you go

Price – ££
Entrance Fee – Yes
Dress Code – Wear what you want to wear
Reservations – Not required unless you want a day bed
Food & BeverageMenu

Where do the locals hang out?

Kafe Utu

Singapore opened its first original African Cafe to create a place where people could feel at home in a cosy setting whilst creating an authentic atmosphere. Officially voted one of the most Instagrammable cafes in the world right now.

This beautiful coffee shop / rooftop bar is spread across three floors for you to explore. You’ll find beautiful African details in every corner and up every staircase.

Open during day or evening for either that freshly brewed coffee or a late night drink of cocktails, beer or wine this truly is a unique hidden gem not to be missed.

What you need to know before you go

Price – £
Entrance Fee – No
Dress Code – Wear what you want to wear
Reservations – Not required
Food & BeverageMenu

 

Kinki restaurant + Bar

Now this is a fun stop, set overlooking Marina Bay Waterfront you’ll find, Singapore’s first graffiti bar. A beautifully designed restaurant and bar inspired by the back alleys of stunning Japan.

Enjoy a culinary delight with non-conventional Japanese dishes. Before heading on up to enjoy an array of tantalising cocktails with a view.

This really is a business in the front and party at the back vibe.

What you need to know before you go

Price – £££
Entrance Fee – No
Dress Code – Smart casual
Reservations – Yes
Food & Beverage – Menu

  

Potato Head Singapore

Situated in Chinatown you’ll find this buzzing newcomer. Projecting the same chilled vibe they boast at their Bali location, this is possibly one of South-East Asia’s funkiest rooftop shop bars.

Head on up to the open air rooftop to find the twinkle-lit tiki bar. Choose from a range of handcrafted cocktails or an ice cold beer, whilst nibbling on some scrumptious bar snacks. One of our favourites is the ‘naughty fries’ YUM!

This is one of our top picks for possibly the cosiest, most comfortable and interesting drinking spots in Singapore.

What you need to know before you go

Price – ££
Entrance Fee – No
Dress Code – Casual
Reservations – Recommended
Food & Beverage – Menu

If you are considering a trip to Singapore we would love to go through the options with you so do get in touch.

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