Prime season: May - Oct
Residents: 1,6 million
Climate: Medditerrenean climate
Rooftop bars are not very common in Marseille. The climate here, however, allows the rooftop bars to stay open almost all year round.
Among the rooftop bars that Marseille has to offer, there are a good variety of different types. Super luxury, good food, magical views, party, more relaxed and so on.
Usually the views from the roof terraces extends over the harbor and out to sea, giving a magical view of Marseille and its surroundings. Best time to visit any of the rooftop bars in Marseille is between May and October. When the weather is fairest and the sun is out every day.
On the rooftop bars in Marseille you mostly drink cocktails or wine. One of France's best roof terraces are situated right in Marseille at the hotel Sofitel down at the harbor.
Just click the rooftops in Marseille on this page to get more information, opening hours, etc. of each rooftop.
"Two days filled with swimming in a rooftop pool, drinks with a view and superb breakfast"
Check out when The Rooftop Guide spent a day in Marseille to explore the best rooftop bars. Hotel Sofitel had an amzing roof terrace with awesome views.
Read about a bunch of fantastic hotels that also features great rooftop bars.
Marseille is France's second largest city after Paris. It is the third most populous city in the country with a population of about 1.6 million. Marseille is also France's oldest city and largest harbor city, with lots of exports. Mainly to Italy, Spain and North Africa. The climate here is Mediterranean climate, which means mild winters and warm summers. 25% of the city's population originates from North Africa and the city is characterized by influences from there. The port is clearly the pride of Marseille. Primarily the tourists and locals comes here if they want to go out and eat out or entertain themselves.