With summer quickly approaching, how would you like to hear about the top 5 rooftop bars in London that you can book this summer!? What better way to enjoy the sun than by sipping a cool drink while overlooking the stunning skyline of London. Rooftop bars have become increasingly popular in the past few years, and there’s no better time to check out the best that the city has to offer. In this blog post, we’ll take you through our 5 best rooftop bars in London that you can book this summer. So in no particular order here are some places we love!
Located in the heart of Shoreditch, the Courthouse Hotel boasts a stunning rooftop bar called the upper 5th that offers panoramic views of the city. With a lively atmosphere and a range of cocktails to choose from, this bar is perfect for those who enjoy a lively night out with a beautiful view. The upper 5th is perfect for a corporate Summer party or after-work drinks, catering for up to 200 guests (reception style), comfortable seating and a state-of-the-art sound system to enjoy the summer vibe.
If you’re in the mood for something a little more laid back, Near and Far Camden is the perfect spot. Located in the heart of Camden, this rooftop bar offers stunning views of the city, as well as a range of delicious cocktails, fine wines and light bites. Near and Far have won multiple awards for their beautifully designed interior, the venue is inspired by Palm Springs, imagine a lot of greenery, palm leaves, beautiful minimalist tiling and neon-inspired decor. Who needs to travel this Summer!? when you have this beautiful travel-inspired rooftop bar, delicious cocktails and amazing vibes from their spectacular DJs.
Wagtail is a hidden gem located in the heart of central London. This luxury venue offers a restaurant, two private terraces and a fully heated and covered rooftop bar with a stunning view of the city skyline including the tower bridge, St Paul’s Cathedral, The Shard, The Gherkin and the Walkie Talkie building. The entire venue can hold up to 400 guests perfect for a classy Summer party experience as the restaurant offers amazingly cooked British produce with sit-down options or canape options. Enjoy fine wines, craft beers, and a range of amazing fresh cocktails from some of the best mixologists in London.
Located in the heart of Westminster, The Nest is a popular rooftop bar that offers stunning views of the city skyline. With a lively atmosphere and a range of drinks to choose from, this bar is perfect for those looking for a summer party venue with a cosy natural environment. The Nest is nestled in the heart of West London and focuses on great cocktails, cool music and a menu that draws inspiration from the tree and sources local ingredients. What is particularly impressive about this west London rooftop bar are the 360 degrees views around London and the natural light that bursts through in the Nest. The nest and roof terrace can hold up to 200 guests (reception) and is the perfect cosy environment to celebrate your summer corporate event.
Pantechnicon Rooftop is a new addition to the London rooftop scene, located in the heart of South West London, a stone’s throw away from Hyde Park. This rooftop bar offers stunning views of the city, as well as a range of cocktails and a fresh produce-led menu. The venue can host lunches, Summer parties and intimate dinners for up to 160 guests boasting a botanical outdoor terrace with a glass-covered interior, the Roof Garden is a beautiful bright oasis to kick back in, whatever the weather.