Rooftop bars Rome

The ultimate guide to the 15 best rooftop bars in Rome in 2018.

Complete with all info you need about each rooftop. Opening hours, dress code, pictures, maps and much more. Rome is the perfect city for rooftop restaurants and bars. From the terraces here, you can see all the famous and historical buildings with a bird eye view. The best way to discover one of the most recognizable cities ever. Just scroll down and find the Rome rooftop bar best suited for you.

Hotel Raphael
360-degree view
Rooftop bar Rome Hotel Raphael (The terrace) in Rome
$$$$ Largo Febo, 2
A very cozy and genuine rooftop bar in Rome with good service, good food and cooling drinks and Prosecco. 360-degree views over Rome. The...
  • Highlights
  • 5th floor
  • Vegetarian restaurant
  • 360-view
  • Rooftop garden
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Hotel Atlante Star
romantic
Rooftop bar Rome Hotel Atlante Star (Les Etoiles Rooftop Cocktail Bar) in Rome
$$$$ Via Giovanni Vitelleschi, 34
From this lush and cozy terrace bar you get a spectacular panoramic view across Rome. A more romantic and luxurious rooftop is difficult...
  • Highlights
  • 6th floor
  • Roof garden
  • Vatican views
  • Romantic
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La Terrasse Cuisine & Lounge
5-star hotel
Rooftop bar Rome La Terrasse Cuisine & Lounge in Rome
$$$$ Via Lombardia, 47
In the heart of Rome near the Spanish Steps and Roman Forum you find this awesome rooftop bar. At the rooftop of the 5-star hotel you can enjoy...
  • Highlights
  • 6th floor
  • Restaurant & bar
  • Panoramic views
  • Romantic
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Residenza Paolo VI Hotel
St. Peters Church views
Rooftop bar Rome Residenza Paolo VI Hotel in Rome
$$$$ Via Paolo VI, 29
A cozy rooftop bar in Rome, overlooking St. Peters Church in Vatican City. This is a perfect rooftop bar to visit after a long day of tourism in the Vatican. For those...
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • St. Peters Church views
  • Rooftop garden
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Hotel Bernini Bristol
for gourmets
Rooftop bar Rome Hotel Bernini Bristol in Rome
$$$$ Piazza Barberini, 23
A roof terrace in Rome that really appeals to all gourmets. Up on the roof terrace there is a Michelin restaurant that serves food of the highest...
  • Highlights
  • 8th floor
  • Restaurant & bar
  • Panoramic views
  • Great ambience
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FortySeven Hotel
good restaurant
Rooftop bar Rome FortySeven Hotel in Rome
$$$$ Via Luigi Petroselli, 47
A cocktail bar in Rome with a very good restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine to the views of many of Rome's most famous monuments...
  • Highlights
  • 7th floor
  • Restaurant
  • Historical views
  • Quiet & romantic
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Minerva Roof Garden
Central
Rooftop bar Rome Minerva Roof Garden in Rome
$$$$ Piazza della Minerva, 69
Centrally located rooftop bar in Rome right by the Pantheon. The prices are quite high, but the view and drink menu makes it worthwhile...
  • Highlights
  • 8th floor
  • Crafted cocktails
  • Phanteon views
  • Rooftop garden
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Hotel Roma Rooftop
swimming pool
Rooftop bar Rome Radisson Blu es. Hotel Roma Rooftop in Roma
$$$$ Via Filippo Turati, 171
A sky lounge in Rome with a fantastic interior and furnishings surrounded by a modern swimming pool and a lounge bar. Here you mig...
  • Highlights
  • 7th floor
  • Rooftop pool
  • Live DJs
  • Hip crowd
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La Terrazza del Cèsari
exclusive
Rooftop bar Rome La Terrazza del Cèsari in Rome
$$$ Via di Pietra, 89
An elegant and exclusive sky bar in Rome which is open all days of the week. Here you can sip traditional cocktails made by the sa...
  • Highlights
  • 6th floor
  • Specific wines
  • Two terraces
  • Exclusive feel
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The First Luxury Art Hotel
historical views
Rooftop bar Rome The First Luxury Art Hotel in Rome
$$$$ Via del Vantaggio, 14
This luxurious rooftop bar is located on a 5-star hotel with views of the historical sites of Rome. Here you can choose from a wide...
  • Highlights
  • 4th floor
  • Cocktail bar & restaurant
  • Historical views
  • Rooftop garden
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Hotel Forum Rooftop
great views
Rooftop bar Rome Hotel Forum Rooftop in Rome
$$$$ Via Tor de' Conti 25
From this rooftop bar in Rome you get a great view of the historic Roman Forum and Rome's skyline. Here you can eat breakfast...
  • Highlights
  • 7th floor
  • Restaurant & bar
  • Lovely views
  • Cozy
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Marcella Royal Hotel
cocktail bar
Rooftop bar Marcella Royal Hotel in Rome
$$$$ Via Flavia 106
A roof terrace in Rome with a garden like feel to it. This cocktail bar is perfect for those who like tranquility and harmony. In the warmer...
  • Highlights
  • 7th floor
  • Roof garden
  • Panoramic views sunsets
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City info

Rooftop bar Rome

Rooftop-grade: 8/10
Prime season: April-Oct
Residents: 2,6 millions
Climate: mediterranean

For those who like food, this city is heaven. It is absolutely teeming with cozy and good restaurants all over the city. Mainly in the central neighborhood of Trastevere.

The climate is classically Mediterranean, leading to the rooftop bars in Rome being open all year round. The Rome rooftop bars are often centrally located and overlooking the city's historic buildings.

The location of the roof terraces here is often at a luxurios hotel or on the roof of a fancy restaurant.

Check out the city map for rooftop bars in Rome down below and you will find the best places to drink with a view, close to you.

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From the blog

Rooftop swimming pool and lunch at Boscolo Exedra in Rome

The Rooftop Guide had a lovely afternoon at Boscolo Exedras roof terrace with both some swimming and tasty lunch

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Lunch hand Presecco at Grand Hotel Minerve in Rome

Long wine lunch at the luxurious terrace at Grand Hotel Minerve in the heart of Rome, right next to Pantheon

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Champagne and snacks at Hotel Raphael in Rome

The Rooftop Guide and some friends enjoyed a fantastic evening at Hotel Raphael. Champagne and delcious snacks.

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Brunch with a view over The Vatican

Fantastic brunch and 360 degree views from Hotel Atlante Star in Rome. We had a lovely day at this terrace.

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Luxurious lunch at the rooftop bar at Sofitel Villa Borghese in Rome

The Rooftop Guide had a fantastic 3 course lunch at Sofitel Villa Borghese, where we enjoyed bruschetta, pasta, dessert and lots of red wine.

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Visiting a couple of rooftop bars in Rome and Florence

Read about when we were rooftopping in Rome and Florence. We tried a lot of rooftop bars and drank large quantities of Aperol Spritz and beers.

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City info

About Rome

"The Eternal City", Rome, is the capital of Italy and also the country's largest city. This is also the home of the Vatican City which is the center of the Roman Catholic Church. Rome is said to be the greenest city in Europe because of its many parks. The city is one of the world's most historic cities with many attractions, museums, historic buildings, palaces, squares and so on. The Colosseum, the Spanish Steps, the Pantheon, Fontana de Trevi, just to name a few. There is something for everyone.