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Rooftop bars
Los Angeles

A complete guide to the 18 BEST ROOFTOP BARS IN LA in 2018.

Find the best Los Angeles rooftops, complete with all info you need. Opening hours, dress code, photos, maps and much more. LA is one of the most popular cities to visit in the world. Much because of all the celebrities living here, but also for the fantastic vibe, trendy people and great climate. The roof terraces here are open all year long and many of them with fancy rooftop swimming pools. Just scroll down and find the LA rooftop bar best suited for you.

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SIXTY Beverly Hills Rooftop
Perhaps the best view from a rooftop bar throughout LA. You get an outstanding view over all of Los Angeles and its environs. The roof terrace is...
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The Ritz-Carlton
A very luxurious and modern rooftop bar in the Los Angeles city center. The location is very close to most things here. Ritz Carlton is right next to...
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WET Deck at W Hotel
A rooftop bar in Los Angeles equipped with a large and lovely rooftop pool. The terrace is luxuriously furnished with lots of comfy chairs and...
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Rooftop bar Los Angeles

Rooftop-grade: 9/10
Prime season: all year
Residents: 13 millions
Climate: subtropic mediterranean

The climate in LA is pleasant all year round, which makes the city an ultimate city for rooftop bars. There are lots of good, luxurious and cozy rooftop bars here in LA.

The roof terraces often have magical views and also good service food and beverage. Regarding Los Angeles rooftop bars, they are very scattered geographically. Some are located downtown in the center, some perched in the Hollywood Hills, and a portion from the coast at Santa Monica or Venice Beach.

There are lots of roof terraces in LA and it keeps popping up new ones every year. Keep an eye on our website to find the most accessible and best rooftop bars Los Angeles has to offer.

On the map you'll easily find your way among the best sky lounges available here. Los Angeles rooftop bars has never been easier to find.

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About Los Angeles

Los Angeles is America's second largest city and capital of the State of California. The city was founded by the Spaniards, as the name suggests, Los Angeles which means "the angels" in Spanish. A common nickname for the city is otherwise LA and the inhabitants are called "Angelenos". LA has a lot of famous universities and is also a world leader in television, film and music industry. The city is teeming with famous neighborhoods like Beverly Hills, Hollywood, Bel Air, Venice, Long Beach and many more.

Food, drink and party on rooftop bars in Los Angeles

LA is the perfect city when it comes to party on rooftop bars. Here there are a numerous of roof terraces that hosts cool parties. Most of the rooftop bars in LA who organizes parties also have access to luxurious swimming pools, as well as large and comfortable lounge areas. Many celebrities comes to party at rooftop bars in Los Angeles. Most common in the glasses on the roof terraces in LA is cocktails, bubbles or beer. For those who like dining, there isn’t a huge range of roof terraces with restaurants. Most often they serve classic bar-bites or snacks here. More focus on the atmosphere, the lounge feeling and the party feeling among the rooftop bars in LA.

Alltitude and views from the rooftop bars in LA

There are both rooftop bars at low heigt and at very high altitude in Los Angeles. Everything from the top of the skyscrapers to the second floor in some smaller hotels. The best views you get from the roof terraces up in the Hollywood Hills. Here, a roof terrace on the second floor provide a fantastic view of the entire Los Angeles skyline and its surroundings. Some of the rooftop bars in LA can also boast with fine sea views and beautiful views of the beaches along the coast. That said - there are several different kinds of prospects. All charming in its own way.

Other attractions in Los Angeles

Los Angeles has the luxury of having all the ingredients needed to be the perfect big city. Here there are beautiful beaches, great surfing, awesome shopping, one of the world's best nightlife, fantastic restaurants, great bars, some of the world's best rooftop swimming pools, shows, Disneyland, amusement parks and much, much more. For those who are interested in sports, there are the of course something for everyone here, too. Basketball, hockey, football, soccer, baseball and so on. Los Angeles can also boast the world's most famous film industry - Hollywood. The place is swarming with celebrities and wealthy people.

Rooftop pools in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is a true mecca when it comes to rooftop swimming pools. The city absolutely teeming with rooftop swimming pools - both at hotels or private belonging restaurant or rooftop bars. It is also common to have a pool party at the rooftop pools in LA. The warm year-round climate makes the city's rooftop swimming pools to stay open almost the entire season. Unfortunately, there are no infinity rooftop pool available, but more of the common rectangular swimming pools with magnificent views of LA and its environs. Do you want to get the maximum out of your visit among rooftop bars in Los Angeles then you should book your hotel with a rooftop pool directly from us. Then you are guaranteed a place at one of LA's luxurious and stylish rooftop swimming pools.

Flights and hotels in Los Angeles

LAX is one of the world's most famous and largest airports. LAX has air service to almost all parts of the world. And the fact that the airport is located near Los Angeles city center doesn’t make it worse either. With both taxi and bus you can easily get to and from LAX. And for those who really appreciate a good hotel, there are plenty of truly amazing hotels in LA. Many of them have some of the best roof terraces in all of Los Angeles. On the more luxurious hotels, there is often a rooftop pool that can be utilized pretty much throughout the year. If you like party and rooftop swimming pools, Los Angeles is the city you should visit.