7 great hotels with rooftop in Hong Kong

Published: May 8, 2020

Elevate you stay, check in at a rooftop hotel in Hong Kong

Hong Kong, one of the coolest cities around. Also, the city with most skyscrapers in the whole world. Not surprising, there are many great hotels with rooftops here.

Hong Kong is also home to the world’s highest hotel, of course with a rooftop bar on the top floor. 480 meters up, on the 118th floor. That is sky-high.

There are both luxurious hotels and some more affordable hotels with rooftop bars in Hong Kong, some of them equipped with rooftop swimming pools as well.

Here’s our list of 7 great hotels with rooftops in Hong Kong. Check it out!

1. Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong
Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong | Photo: www.ritzcarlton.com

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Sitting at an elevation of 1,6000 ft, the Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong is one of the tallest hotels in the world and, as such, most of the rooms in this hotel offer truly stunning views of the city.

The hotel has two Michelin starred restaurants, featuring Italian and Cantonese cuisine, a large rooftop bar, a fantastic spa, an indoor pool, and an absolutely enormous business center.

All rooms include Asprey bath essentials, large bathtubs, 400-thread count bed linens, LCD TVs, down feather pillows and throws, and a Nespresso coffee machine.

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong
Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong | Photo: www.ritzcarlton.com

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A futuristic and luxurious place, Ozone isn't only one of the best rooftop bars in Hong Kong, but it's also the tallest rooftop bar in the world.

Located 480 meters above sea level, Ozone has incredible, sweeping views of the West Kowloon, Hong Kong, and the entire bay.

The bar is split into two areas, an indoor and an outdoor one, both of them richly decorated and offering service the likes of which only the Ritz can offer.

Brazillian and Asian tapas, a legendary Dom Perignon brunch, Brazillian buffets, lobster, ribs, and a beautiful collection of desserts.

Adress: The Ritz-Carlton, International Commerce Ctr., 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong

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2. The Park Lane Hong Kong, a Pullman Hotel

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, The Park Lane Hong Kong, a Pullman Hotel
The Park Lane Hong Kong, a Pullman Hotel | Photo: www.parklane.com.hk

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This well-established hotel boasts a grand entrance right in front of Victoria Park, making it stand out amongst other buildings and advertising the fun inside.

Placed smack in the middle of one of the busiest districts of Hong Kong, The Park Lane has one of the best locations of the city, within walking distance to a supermarket, several stores, and across the street from one of Hong Kong's largest parks.

The Park Lane's proximity to Victoria Park is worth repeating because the park is the venue for numerous events, like the lantern festival, Tiananmen vigil, lunar new year fair, and more.

While there's plenty to reach within walking distance, this 1970's hotel is close to the MTR, the tram, and various bus routes, meaning you'll be able to explore the city and its surroundings at your leisure.

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, The Park Lane Hong Kong, a Pullman Hotel
The Park Lane Hong Kong, a Pullman Hotel | Photo: www.parklane.com.hk

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Called SKYE, the Park Lane's rooftop bar is located on the 27th floor and boasts stunning views of Victoria Park, as well as Hong Kong's skyline.

Operating both as a restaurant and a bar, SKYE serves contemporary French cuisine and delicious, world-inspired drinks.

Hip and modern, the bar boasts minimalistic yet futuristic decorations, with large and comfortable lounge sofas and a large illuminated bar.

Bar bites are available, but what you should be trying are the creative and expertly crafted cocktails, as well as the bar's vast wine collection.

Open daily, SKYE is a fantastic place to enjoy the sunset or attend a live DJ party.

Reservations are only available for the restaurant's indoor seating area. The bar and the restaurant's terrace both work on a first-come, first-served basis.

If you're coming during the day, you won't have an issue finding a seat, but this place gets crowded during the nights, so be prepared to wait.

Adress: 310 Gloucester Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

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3. Ovolo Southside

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, Ovolo Southside
Ovolo Southside | Photo: www.komune.com.hk

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Located in the Wong Chuk Hang area, the Ovolo is a warehouse turned boutique hotel that offers 162 character-packed rooms, fantastic service, and eclectic decorations.

With its numerous art galleries, hip cafés, and innovative spirit, Wong Chunk Hang is quickly becoming one of the hottest neighborhoods in Hong Kong, and the Ovolo reflects this.

Located within walking distance of the Ocean Park and many bus-stops, you'll be able to move around the city or explore the nearby galleries when you're tired of enjoying the hotel.

The Ovolo offers outdoor lounging areas, a beautiful terrace, an on-site coffee house, wellness facilities, VIP rooms, accessibility options, shuttle service, and more.

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, Ovolo Southside
Ovolo Southside | Photo: www.komune.com.hk

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Above, as the Ovolo's rooftop bar is called, is a colorful and modern terrace that's heaven for art lovers.

Offering beautiful views of the city center and the coastline, as well as the surrounding mountain, this restaurant-bar embraces the spirit of Wong Chuck Hang by being worthy of an art gallery all by itself.

Though small, the terrace is the ideal spot for breakfast and lunch, as well as for enjoying craft beers and signature cocktails.

Above is known for its South American / Asian fusion cuisine, plentiful, made-to-share platters, and its acoustic live music nights, which take place on Thursdays and Sundays.

Adress: Ovolo Southside, 64 Wong Chuk Hang Rd, Hongkong

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4. East Hong Kong

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, East Hong Kong
East Hong Kong | Photo: www.east-hongkong.com

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Designed with the business traveler in mind, yet ideal for any visitor, the East Hong Kong is a modern and luxurious hotel that aims to make any stay memorable.

Though not located in the heart of the city, the East Hong Kong is within walking distance of various MTR and bust stops, ensuring guests can get where they need to be.

Right next to the Cityplaza shopping mall, this hotel can also be an excellent choice for those visiting Hong Kong with the purpose of shopping.

With 345 beautifully decorated hotel rooms, the East Hong Kong has room to spare, as well as a fully-equipped gym, a pool, an on-site restaurant, and more.

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, East Hong Kong
East Hong Kong | Photo: www.east-hongkong.com

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Sugar is a stylish and comfy rooftop bar located on the 32nd floor of the hotel.

Providing guests with stunning views of the Kowloon skyline, this bar offers international tapas and an extensive collection of cocktails, both signature and classic.

Beers, wines, and world-spirits abound, and the cozy atmosphere makes Sugar a perfect choice for those looking for a place to kick back and relax after a busy day.

Adress: East Hotel, 29 Taikoo Shing Road, Tai Koo, Hong Kong

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5. Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Causeway Bay

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Causeway Bay
Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Causeway Bay | Photo: www.cphongkong.com

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A luxurious hotel situated in the heart of Hong Kong, the Crowne Plaza offers three restaurants, an outdoor swimming pool, poolside bar, free internet, and more.

Located within walking distance of the Happy Valley Race Course and the Time Square Shopping Mall, this hotel is a beautiful haven in the middle of a busy city.

Two hundred sixty-three soundproofed rooms, free wifi, round the clock room service, premium beddings, large bathtubs, and rainfall showerheads await, as does the Crowne Plaza signature service.

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Causeway Bay
Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Causeway Bay | Photo: www.cphongkong.com

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Located on the 28th floor of the hotel, Club @28 offers sweeping views of downtown Hong Kong, as well as a large rooftop pool, poolside bar, and comfortable lounge areas.

Club @28 has both indoor and outdoor seating options, where you can enjoy the relaxed atmosphere, premium wines, classic cocktails, and afternoon tea.

Since the outdoor terraces overlook the Happy Valley racing track, this spot gets crowded whenever there's a race, so plan accordingly, and don't be afraid to join the fun!

Adress: 8 Leighton Rd, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

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6. Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East
Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East | Photo: www.ihg.com

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Outside of the city, the Crowne Plaza Kowloon east stands tall and proud.

Here, guests can enjoy four different restaurants, a large outdoor pool, round-the-clock room service, and a beautiful spa, all away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

All rooms provide wifi, coffee makers, fridge, large bathtubs, rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and beds so comfortable you won't even want to get up.

If you're an early riser, you're in luck. The morning buffet starts at 6:00 AM and offers a mixture of local and international cuisine that you're sure to love.

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East
Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East | Photo: www.ihg.com

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Named Cielo, which translates to 'sky,' this al-fresco restaurant bar overlooks Kowloon and offers terrific views of Hong Kong, the ocean, and the surrounding mountains.

Offering Italian-inspired cuisine, this restaurant is one of the city's best, and the drinks don't fall behind.

A large selection of excellent beers and wines, alongside several signature cocktails, make this relaxing bar an ideal choice for a romantic dinner or an afternoon of relaxation.

Adress: Tower 5, 3 Tong Tak Street, Tseung Kwan O, Hong Kong

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7. W Hong Kong

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, W Hong Kong
W Hong Kong | Photo: www.marriott.com

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Modern, stylish, and overall fun, the W is the perfect choice for young single travelers and everyone who wants to enjoy new experiences.

Free flow buffets, pool parties, a glamorous spa, and more, this excellent hotel offers all the commodities the W is known for, with a few extras.

TLocated directly on top of the Elements Mal and the Kowloon Station, there's no better launch point for traveling around the city and even the rest of the country.

Though the W hotels are known, first and foremost, as party hotels, this one feels a lot calmer than it is. With floor to ceiling windows, plenty of natural light and views to the ocean, it's no wonder that this hotel's atmosphere is so relaxing.

Rooftop hotel Hong Kong, W Hong Kong
W Hong Kong | Photo: www.marriott.com

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One of the highest rooftop bars in Hong Kong, the W's rooftop bar, offers jaw-dropping views of the city and the Victoria Harbor.

The open terrace is a modern, luxurious, and unique rooftop bar that comes with one of the coolest rooftop pools in the city, as well as an outdoor jacuzzi.

The bar's large collection of drinks is complemented by small but delicious bar bites and an exclusive yet lively atmosphere.

Theme parties are commonplace, as are live DJs and special events, so if you're looking for one of Hong Kong's hottest party spots, you've come to the right place.

Adress: 1 Austin Rd W, West Kowloon

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