Rooftop bars Athens

A complete guide to the 11 best rooftop bars in Athens in 2018.

In between Acropolis and Syntagma Sqaure you should take a well deserved rest and visit some of the best Athens rooftop bars. And you can find the best places to take in this wide sprawling city right here, with the ultimate guide to the best terraces located here. For starters: Which are the best rooftops in Athens? Below you’ll find all the info you need about each rooftop. Opening hours, dress code, pictures, maps and much more. So, which is the best rooftop bar in Athens? Here's a complete guide to the best places. Just scroll down and find the Athens rooftop bar best suited for you.

Tudor Hall Restaurant
Rooftop bar Athens Tudor Hall Restaurant
$$$$ Syntagma Square
Right in the heart of Athens you will find this oasis, located on the 7th floor of the King George II Palace Hotel. From the roof terrace you get...
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  • 7th floor
  • Fine dining
  • Acropolis views
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Hilton Athens
stunning views
Rooftop bar Athens Hilton
$$$$ Leof. Vasilissis Sofias 46
A rooftop bar in Athens with stunning views of the ancient Acropolis under a spectacular sky of stars on top of the roof at the...
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  • 13th floor
  • Bar & restaurant
  • 360-view
  • Free WiFi
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Novus City Hotel
luxurious hotel
Rooftop bar Athens Novus City Hotel
$$$ Karolou 23
A sky lounge in Athens located in the luxurious hotel Novus City Hotel. The roof terrace is located on the 8th floor with an absolutely...
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  • 8th floor
  • Rooftop pool
  • 360-view
  • Relaxing
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President Hotel Athens
rooftop pool
Rooftop bar Athens President Hotel Athens
$$$ Leof. Kifisias 43
A stunning roof terrace in Athens located at Hotel President. The best rooftop pool in the city. The roof terrace can be found on the...
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  • 21st floor
  • Rooftop pool
  • DJ gigs
  • Great for events
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Metropolis Roof Garden
Rooftop bar Athens Metropolis Roof Garden
$$$$ Electra Palace Hotel
From this cozy cocktail bar in Athens you get a spectacular view of the historical monuments. The rooftop bar and restaurant serves...
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  • 5th floor
  • Restaurant
  • Amazing sunset
  • Free WiFi
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Roof Garden Snack Bar
perfect location
Rooftop bar Athens Roof Garden Snack Bar
$$$ 7 Kapnikareas St & Mitropoleos St
This rooftop bar has an incredible view and a location that is just perfect. The actual bar is quite simple and small, but with a good selection of...
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  • 6th floor
  • Views, views, views
  • Great location
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Air Lounge Roof Bar
pool & restaurant
Rooftop bar Athens Air Lounge Roof Bar
$$$ Fresh Hotel Athens
Newly renovated venue in Athens with a pool, a good restaurant and a bar. From the restaurant and the roof terrace, they serve classic...
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  • 9th floor
  • Swimming pool
  • Panoramic views
  • Lounge sofas
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City info

Rooftop bar & Athens

Rooftop-grade: 7/10
Prime season: April-Nov
Residents: 4,2 millions
Climate: Mediterranean

There's a wide range of rooftops in Athens with magical roof terraces. Most of them centrally located overlooking some of the city's cultural heritage.

The warm climate makes Athens a perfect city to visit if you like places to drink woth a view. Most cocktail bars with a view in Athens are located around the Acropolis.

Athens size, superb climate and great location means that the city has a lot of terraces to visit. With our site you will find the best that Athens has to offer. The roof terraces are often located at one of the hotels in the central parts of Athens.

For being such a gigantic city, which Athens is, most of the Athens rooftop bars here are within walking distance of each other. Perfect for those who want to visit several roof terraces in Athens during one day. Find the sky lounges closest to your location by using our rooftop map over this city.

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City info

About Athens

Athens is Greece's largest city and also the capital with almost 40 % of the nation’s population. The most central part of Athens is Syntagma, Constitution Square, where, among other things, the Greek Parliament, Vouli ton Ellinon, is located. Syntagma Square is also one of the tourists' favorite destinations, because of the great amount of cultural monuments. The area also has several museums, the old town of Plaka and one of the world's most famous rocks Acropolis with the Parthenon on top.

Food, drink and party on rooftop bars in Athens

Greece (and Athens in particular) is very famous for its delicious native food. Olives, tomatoes, grilled food, feta, moussaka, tzatziki, souvlaki to name a few, are all very good ingredients and dishes you can enjoy at the rooftop bars in Athens. Regarding drinks, classic cocktails are very common, and also fine wines, cold beer and of course Greece's national drink - ouzo. The rooftop bars in Athens are more of peaceful character than wild party. It’s advisable to sit down and drink cocktails while enjoying the magnificent views you get from the roof terraces.

Alltitude and views from the rooftop bars in Athens

Athens is not a high stack city in terms of houses and buildings. Despite this, there are several rooftop bars in Athens with a magical view. The views you get from the rooftops are great considering all the historical monuments the city has to offer. A common denominator for most rooftop bars in Athens is the view of the Acropolis. In the evenings, it is really impressive with the illuminated monuments that dominate the view of Athens.

Other attractions in Athens

Athens is a city with many attractions. Historical buildings and monuments, beaches, shopping, etc. Foremost it is the Acropolis that one should visit. This historic site attracts hordes of tourists every year. For 12 euros you can walk around and experience everything Acropolis has to offer. Museum, guided tours etc. The Archaeological Museum is also a great alternative for those who like history. One of the best museums throughout the world in terms of antiquates.

Flights and hotels in Athens

It is quite easy to get by plane to Athens. And the airport is fairly close to the center of Athens, making it fairly easy to get to and from the airport. The city abounds with hotels, many of them with really lovely terraces. Most of the rooftop bars here are located at hotels equipped with good restaurants serving good Greek food. As expected, it is usually hotels with many stars that boast with fine rooftop bars overlooking Athens and the surrounding area. The climate makes Athens an attractive place to visit all year around.