Rooftop bars Florianópolis

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4 best rooftop bars in Florianópolis [2022 update]


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Last updated: October 22, 2022


Florianópolis, the capital of the state of Santa Catarina in south Brazil, is mainly found on the Santa Catarina Island. With 60 beaches, as well as a dynamic and vibrant atmosphere, it is no surprise that the city is a highly popular tourist destination. To enjoy the urban city vibes with a side of fantastic ocean views, the best idea is to head up to one of the Florianópolis rooftop bars.

This guide will lead you straight to every rooftop Floripa worth a visit, packed with all info you need about each venue: opening hours, dress codes, pics, locations and much more. From elegant sky lounges and luxurious rooftop restaurants, to a charming terrace overlooking the Conceição Lake. Just scroll down and find the Florianópolis rooftop bar best suited for you.

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Rooftop bar Florianópolis Cité Rooftop

Cité Rooftop

$$$ | 19th floor | Centro
  • Highlights
  • Amazing views
  • Sophisticated & elegant
  • Live performances

Perched on top of the Cidade Milano complex in the center of Florianópolis, Cité Rooftop is a sophisticated and elegant venue, offering a fantastic mix of views and atmosphere. This urban oasis comes with both a stylish indoor lounge and an outdoor rooftop terrace, surrounded with amazing views over the two bays and the Floripa skyline. Here you can indulge in crafted signature cocktails and classics with a special touch, as well as tasty food. With a beautiful setting and friendly service, Cité Rooftop manages to be sophisticated and cosy at the same time.

Rooftop bar Florianópolis Noma Rooftop

Noma Rooftop

$$$ | 4th floor | Centro
  • Highlights
  • Japanese cuisine
  • Ocean views
  • Popular

If you are looking for a mix of ocean views and the finest sushi, Noma Rooftop is definitely the place to go. Stylish in setting, where the interior of art and neon signs leads out to a lovely open-air terrace, with smashing views over the ocean and the Ponte Hercílio Luz. With a vibrant lounge-dining atmosphere, where live DJs create the soundtrack, here you can indulge in both contemporary Japanese cuisine and fine cocktails. From Truffle Tuna to a Wasabi Martini.

Rooftop bar Florianópolis The Roof & Black Sheep

The Roof & Black Sheep

$$$$ | 20th floor | Centro
  • Highlights
  • Rooftop club lounge
  • Japanese restaurant
  • Rooftop pool

On top of the luxurious Majestic Palace Hotel you find a dual rooftop setting: The Roof, which is a rooftop bar and club lounge, and the place to go for premium drinks and a sky-high atmosphere. Black Sheep on the other hand is a fine dining Japanese rooftop restaurant, where you can enjoy fusion cuisine with endless creativity. Both venues come with fantastic views over the North Bay. Mainly indoors, but The Roof also has a an outdoor terrace to enjoy the vistas with a breeze.

Rooftop bar Florianópolis Books & Beers

Books & Beers

$$$ | 2nd floor | Lagoa
  • Highlights
  • Charming
  • Lake views
  • Large selection of beers

Situated in the harbor of the Conceição Lake, Books & Beers is a charming venue, offring a unique mix of beach soul, bookstore content and room for comfort. Set over two floors, the upstairs rooftop terrace is by no means the highest in Floripa, but still comes with great views over the marina and lake. Extra fantastic right around sunset. The rooftop bar offers a wide range of beers, from local crafts to selections from Brazil and around the world. But there is also a lot more, from classic cocktails and wine to a generous food menu of pub-style dishes.

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Rooftop bar Florianópolis

Rooftop-grade: 6/10
Prime season: all year
Residents: 1 million
Climate: humid subtropical

Which are the best rooftops in Florianópolis? This complete guide will help you find the best venues to enjoy the capital of Santa Catarina from above. With a pleasant climate year-round, the Florianópolis rooftop bars in can stay open no matter the season.

While not overflowing with rooftop venues, Florianópolis do have a few elevated gems where you can enjoy the fine mix of food, drinks and ocean views. There are both sky-high lounges, fine rooftop restaurants and some lower but charming rooftop terraces.

About Florianópolis

Located in the south region of Brazil, Florianópolis is mainly set on the Santa Catarina Island. A popular tourist destination, much thanks to the city's 60 beaches, but also for recreation, nature and radical sports around Lagoa da Conceição. Apart from great nature, the city also has a vibrant and energetic nightlife, and it was branded "the Party Destination of the Year in 2009" by The New York Times.