From charming terraces in Paddington to a stylish roof garden above Belgravia and a rooftop pool overlooking Hyde Park, these are some of the very best rooftop bars West London has to offer.
Our list of the 5 best rooftop bars in West London.
1. 10° Sky Bar
10° Sky Bar - Photo: www.10degreeslondon.com/
Are you looking for a rooftop bar to have a fun night out with friends in West London? Look no further. 10° Sky Bar offers delicious drinks until late and is part of the incredible London Hilton on Park Lane.
The panoramic windows create a real-life painting of the city and offers sky-high views from the 28th floor of the building. The lounge area is intimate with soft fabrics and an extravagant bar covered in brown marble and orange tiles.
With a wide selection of champagnes and signature cocktails, you can have a truly luxurious evening in this venue. Along your choice of drink, order caviar with blinis and sour cream. Or go for something a bit more budget-friendly, since the rooftop bar also offers more traditional bar snacks like olives, crudites and cheese.
2. Skylark Roof Garden
Skylark Roof Garden - Photo: https://skylarkroofgarden.co.uk/
If you want a prime view of the West London skyline, you should visit the Skylark Roof Garden. Located 10 floors above Paddington, the spacious terrace really oozes with a summer garden atmosphere, with colorful umbrellas, lounge seats and string lights hanging from the large pergola.
Exclusive to 4 Kingdom Street companies during the week, the Skylark Roof Garden is available to the general public at weekends during the summer season.
Then you can enjoy vibrant events like the ‘Sky Dance’ and ‘Skylark Drinks’, filled with DJ sets, bubbles, beer, quality wines, signature cocktails, and panoramic vistas stretching over Notting Hill, Little Venice and Hyde Park.
3. The Berkeley Rooftop
The Berkeley Rooftop - Photo: www.the-berkeley.co.uk/
Located in Knightsbridge, within a short walk from Hyde Park and Harrods, the amazing and five star The Berkeley offers an exclusive West London rooftop destination out of the ordinary.
Overlooking Hyde Park, Knightsbridge and Belgravia, the beautiful terrace features a heated rooftop pool, comfy sun beds and stylish lounge spots.
In between swims with amazing views, you can head to the pool bar and order a tropical smoothie or a seasonal spritz, as well as small plates and snacks.
To enjoy it all, you need to book your stay at The Berkeley.
4. Willows On The Roof
Willows On The Roof - Photo: www.willowsontheroof.co.uk/
Above the famous Oxford Street you find this year-round rooftop bar. More precise, it is located on top of the high-end shopping center John Lewis.
Willows On The Roof offers a warm and cozy atmosphere, during summer dressed as a lush rooftop garden, and in winter with private igloos and country style dining rooms furnished with wooden tables. During the night, string lights cover the terrace and lights up the outdoor space.
Surrounded by panoramic views across central London, Willows On The Roof serves a seasonal drink menu, with expert signature cocktails and spritzes, complemented by Japanese beer on tap as well as a curated international wine list.
The drinks are complemented with a seasonal food menu, that changes from time to time.
5. Roof Garden at Pantechnicon
Roof Garden at Pantechnicon - Photo: https://www3.hilton.com
On the top floor of the elegant and mutli-space Pantechnicon you find the Roof Garden. With a light-filled dining room and a heated outdoor terrace, you can decide whether you want an indoor or outdoor experience above the Belgravia rooftops.
From the rooftop bar, you can order crafted cocktails and spritzes prepared by professional mixologists. Using infusions by the house, botanicals and exclusive spirits you will experience well-composed drinks in a warm environmet.
If you feel like having a bottle of wine instead, you also find a carefully sourced wine list from international vineyards, perfect to pair with tasty dishes from the seasonal menu.
Open from early day through to late night, the Roof Garden at Pantechnicon is a stylish yet relaxing rooftop hideaway for anytime of day.
ROOF GARDEN AT PANTECHNICON
Hans has visited over 500 rooftop bars, 200 rooftop pools and 300 rooftop restaurants since 2015. This vast experience has made Hans a true rooftop expert, and one of the most knowledgeable in the field. Today, numerous of travel magazines, bloggers and media websites contact Hans to get his expertise on rooftops.