Everyone needs a good drink every now and then. Singapore’s bar-scene may well be one of the most-vibrant on the planet, and the number of watering holes offering up stunning views is near-uncountable. Why restrict yourself to the normal ground level drinking places when you can chill out at some of the coolest sky-high spots. We have rounded up a list of the best rooftop bars in Singapore where you get to feel like you are on top of the world. You may also like to check out my post on Top 10 Bars In Singapore – Drinking Places With Best Views
Blessed with a rooftop pool right by its bar, Lantern offers some of the best of the gorgeous Marina Bay. Sink into a couch, order a few bottles of champagne and soak in an atmosphere that is often found only on postcards.
Address: Rooftop, The Fullerton Bay Hotel, 80 Collyer Quay Singapore 049326 l Tel: +65 6597 5299 l Opening Hours: 8am – 1am (Mon – Thurs), 8am – 2am (Fri & Sat) & 8am – 1am (Sun). l Email: [email protected] l Website: lantern l Facebook: LanternTheFullertonBayHotel
2. Supertree By Indochine
Perched atop the SuperTree Grove, SuperTree by IndoChine is where you can sip martinis and enjoy intimate dinners under the starlit skies. Chill out at the alfresco rooftop bar and enjoy unobstructed view of the entire Gardens by the Bay on one side and the Singapore Central Business District on the other.
Address: Gardens By The Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Drive Singapore 018953 l Tel: +65 6636 3323 l Opening Hours: 10am – 1am (Sun – Thurs) & 10am – 2am (Fri & Sat) l Email: supertreedining.com.sg l Website: www.supertreedining.com.sg l Facebook: SuperTreeDining
3. La Terraza
Squeezed in on the fifth floor of local venue The Screening Room, La Terraza is the place to go if you want to meet expats and quietly admire the beauty of Singapore’s Chinatown. Every so often, classic film screenings are organised on the terrace; accompanied by hefty jugs of Hoegaarden beer.
Address: 12 Ann Siang Rd, Singapore 069692 l Tel: +65 6221 1694 l Opening Hours: 12pm – 1am (Mon – Thurs), 12pm – 3am (Fri) & 6pm – 3am (Sat). Closed On Sun. l Email: [email protected] l Website: www.screeningroom.com.sg l Facebook: screeningroom
The world’s highest al-fresco bar, 1-Altitude perches at the very top of Singapore’s third tallest skyscraper. The views are vertiginous, the clientele exclusive and the drinks are something special indeed. Be sure to dress smart.
Address: 1 Raffles Place #63-01 Singapore 048616 l Tel: +65 6438 0410 l Opening Hours: 6pm – 2am (Mon – Thurs), 6pm – 4am (Fri, Sat, Eve of PH) & 6pm – 1am (Sun) l Email: [email protected] l Website: www.1-altitude.com l Facebook: 1Altitude l READ MORE
5. Mr Punch Restaurant and Wine Bar
A centrally-located Anglophone bar, Mr Punch offers a wide and dazzling view of the financial district’s glittering skyscrapers. Cocktails are good and come served surrounded by enjoyably-kitsch Anglo-American nostalgia. It’s also one of the best bars in the city for meeting expats.
Address: 26 Seah Street, Mint Museum Of Toys Singapore 188382 l Tel: +65 6339 6266 l Opening Hours: 9am – 2am (Mon – Thurs), 9am – 3am (Fri – Sat) & 9am – 6pm (Sun) l Email: [email protected] l Website: mrpunch/rooftop l Facebook: MrPunchRestaurantRooftopbar l READ MORE
Located at the top of the Oden Towers complex, Loof is ideally positioned for watching the lights spring on across the city at dusk. Billed as Singapore’s first “standalone rooftop bar”, it’s heavy on the cocktails and high on style.
Address: 331 North bridge Road, Odeon Towers Extension Rooftop #03-07 Singapore 188720 l Opening Hours: 5pm – 1am (Mon t0 Thur) & 5pm – 3am (Fri – Sun) l Tel: +65 6338 8035 / 9773 9304 l Website: www.loof.com.sg l Email: [email protected] l Facebook: looftopbar l READ MORE
8. CÉ LA VI SkyBar
Perched at the top of Tower 3 at the Marina Bay Sands, CÉ LA VI Skybar is perfect for those who like to party with a view. Beats and expensive cocktails are the order of the day, while romantics will appreciate seeing the city spread below them like a jewel.
Address: L57-01, Marina Bay Sands North Sky Park, 1 Bayfront Avenue Singapore 018971 l Opening Hours: 12pm till late* l Tel: +65 6688 7688 l Email: reservation l Website: CÉ LA VI l Facebook: celavisingapore
Sat above an exclusive restaurant, Kinki’s rooftop bar is all about melding attitude with a breath-taking cityscape. Punk and hip-hop influenced graffiti decorates the walls, while DJs spin an eclectic mix of tunes to keep the punters happy.
Address: 70 Collyer Quay #02-02 Customs House Singapore 049323 l Opening Hours: 5pm – 12am (Mon – Thurs) & 5pm till late (Fri – Sat). Closed On Sun l Tel: +65 6533 3471 l Email: [email protected] l Website: http://www.kinki.com.sg l Facebook: kinkibar
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