25 Rooftop Bars In Singapore With The Best Views Of The City

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Thank God it’s Friday! Instead of heading down to the same bar that you have been frequenting since the beginning of this year, why not try something new? Singapore has heaps of beautiful rooftop bars that will impress even the cynics.

From extravagant bars to laid back ones, we have highlighted a list of gorgeous rooftop bars that exude vastly different vibes. Here is our guide to the best Rooftop Bars in Singapore with amazing views and great ambience—there is definitely at least one that will catch your fancy.

Aqua Luna Singapore


#1 AQUA LUNA


We bet you’d never expected to find a swanky open-concept bar in Alexandra. This chill bar is called Aqua Luna and is situated on the seventh floor of Park Hotel Alexandra. While not exactly a rooftop bar, Aqua Luna is a stylish al fresco bar—with an alternative view of the beautiful Queenstown precinct—is parked right beside the 25-metre infinity swimming pool and offers an exciting gourmet menu.

Level 7 Park Hotel Alexandra
323 Alexandra Road
Singapore 159972
Tel: +65 6828 8885
Sun to Thu: 12pm – 11pm
Fri and Sat: 12pm – 1am
Nearest Station: Queenstown / Redhill

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#2 BAR CANARY


Located on the lobby level (4th storey) of luxurious Grand Park Orchard Hotel, Bar Canary is an al fresco lounge area and definitely one of the city’s best-kept secrets. Bar Canary’s laid-back vibes make it perfect for a chill night out. Remember to order their refreshing boozy popsicles!

270 Orchard Road
Singapore 238857
Tel: +65 6603 8854
Sun to Thu: 12pm – 1am
Fri to Sat: 12pm – 2am
Nearest Station: Somerset

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#3 BAYWATCH @ JEN


Perched atop Hotel Jen is Bay Watch, an up-and-coming rooftop bar showcasing an inviting infinity pool and a drop-dead gorgeous panoramic view of Singapore’s skyline. You can even see the iconic Marina Bay Sands prominently in the distant background!

Hotel Jen Orchard Gateway
Level 19, Orchard Road
Singapore 238858
Tel: +65 6708 8832
Daily: 11am – 11pm
Nearest Station: Orchard

Ce La Vi


#4 CE LA VI


Award-winning Ce La Vi is one of the Singapore’s best nightlife destinations. Everyone should visit it at least once for its billion-dollar view, which features a stunning 360-degree view of Singapore’s cityscape.

Finding the entrance to the bar might be challenging for first-timers, but head to Marina Bay Sands’ Skypark Hotel Lobby Tower 3 and you will see directions leading you upstairs.

1 Bayfront Ave
L57-01, North Sky Park
Singapore 018971
Daily: 12 pm – late
Nearest Station: Bayfront

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#5 EMPIRE


Located on level 45 of Singapore Land Tower is Empire, a luxe penthouse bar-cum-lounge frequented by CBD working professionals. The rooftop bar was previously closed for renovation but has recently reopened its doors in April. The rooftop bar offers spellbindingly beautiful views of Singapore’s skyline that will have you snap happy.

50 Raffles Place
Singapore Land Tower
Level 45
Singapore 048623
Tel: +65 9128 7001
Mon to Thu: 5pm – 1am
Fri and Sat: 5pm – 3am
Sun: Closed
Nearest Station: Raffles Place

faber bistroSource: Hungrygowhere


#6 FABER BISTRO


If you are searching for a peaceful setting without loud banging club music, head to Faber Bistro for an alternative rooftop bar experience! Situated at the peak of Mount Faber, Faber Bistro is a casual alfresco bar that still offers you dazzling views of Singapore’s CBD.

101 Mt Faber Road
Singapore 099201
Mon to Thu: 4pm – 11pm
Fri and Sat: 4pm – 2am
Sun: 11am – 11pm
Tel: +65 6377 9688
Nearest Station: Harbourfront

Hi-So Bar Sofitel So Singapore


#7 HI-SO ROOFTOP POOL BAR


Hi-So Rooftop Pool Bar is a stylish low-rise rooftop bar nestled amongst Singapore’s tall skyscrapers. The urbanised bar is part of SO Sofitel Singapore and is an interesting concept frequented by nearby working executives. Lounge by the poolside cabanas and enjoy the great city ambience!

SO Sofitel Singapore
35 Robinson Road
Singapore 0698876
Tel: +65 6701 6800
Daily: 3pm – late
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

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#8 KINKI


Japanese rooftop bar Kinki is located on the second level of Customs House in Collyer Quay. The gastrobar boasts tentalising Japanese dishes and a unique alcoholic beverage list inspired by both the East and West. Do note that flipflops and singlets are not allowed at Kinki.

70 Collyer Quay
#02-02 Customs House
Singapore 049323
Mon to Sat: 12pm – 2.30pm, 6pm – 10.30pm
Closed on Sundays
Nearest Station: Raffles Place

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#9 LANTERN ROOFTOP BAR


Lantern rooftop bar is an urban oasis located at the 5-star Fullerton Bay Hotel. With a mesmerizing view of Marina Bay Waterfront and an enthralling pool, Lantern is truly the place to be and to be seen.

80 Collyer Quay
Singapore 049326
Tel: +65 6597 5299
Sun to Thu: 8am – 1am
Fri to Sat: 8am – 2 am
Nearest Station: Raffles Place

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#10 LEVEL 33


LeVel 33 is clearly no ordinary bar. Hailed as the world’s highest urban craft-brewery, the penthouse bar is one of the most highly sought-after destinations. Enjoy an enthralling view of Singapore’s city skyline whilst unwinding over refreshing beers.

8 Marina Boulevard
#33-01 MBFC Tower 1
Singapore 018981
Tel: +65 6834 3133
Sun to Wed: 11.30am – 12am
Thu to Sat: 11.30am – 2am
Nearest Station: Marina Bay

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#11 LOOF


Situated right across Raffles Hotel Shopping Arcade is an eclectic playful rooftop bar called Loof. Loof is Singapore’s first standalone rooftop bar and takes pride in its quirky local traits. Patrons can also visit their in-house Mama Shop, an interesting modern rendition on the old-school HDB void deck’s provision shops.

331 North Bridge Road
#03-07, Odeon Towers
Singapore 188720
Mon to Thu: 5pm – 1am
Fri to Sat: 5pm – 2am
Closed on Sundays
Nearest Station: City Hall / Bras Basah

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#12 ME @ OUE


Conveniently located in the heart of Singapore’s central business district, ME @ OUE is a slick outdoor lounge overseeing the magnificent Marina Bay Waterfront and other nearby office infrastructure. Drop by during happy hour, which is a daily affair between 5pm – 8pm.

The Rooftop Level, OUE Bayfront
50 Collyer Quay
Singapore 049321
Tel: + 65 6634 4555
Mon to Fri: 12pm – 2pm, 6pm – 10pm
Sat: 6pm – 10pm
Closed on Sundays
Nearest Station: Raffles Place

Orgo Bar


#13 ORGO BAR & RESTAURANT


Bar-cum-restaurant Orgo is a great place to watch the gradual transformation of daylight giving way to a scintillating lightshow. The gastrobar is located on the roof terrace of Esplanade and is famous for its mouthwatering cocktail concoctions.

8 Raffles Avenue
Singapore 039802
Tel: +65 6336 9366
Daily: 6pm – 2am
Nearest Station: Esplanade

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#14 SALT GRILL & SKY BAR


Salt Grill’s Sky Bar is an opulent bar located at level 55 and 56 of Ion Orchard. The floor-to-ceiling glass windows will make you feel like you are literally in the clouds! The only way to gain access to Salt Grill’s Sky Bar is via level 4 of Ion Orchard where another separate lift will take you upstairs.

2 Orchard Turn
#55-01 & #56-01
ION Orchard
Singapore 238801
Tel: +65 6592 5118
Mon to Thu: 11am – 1.45pm, 6pm – 9.45pm
Fri to Sun: 11am – 1.45pm, 2.30pm – 4.45pm, 6pm – 9.45pm
Nearest Station: Orchard

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#15 SMOKE AND MIRRORS


Smoke and Mirrors in an awesome new rooftop bar located within the recently opened National Gallery Singapore. Smoke and Mirrors has been coined by Timeout Singapore as the city’s new best rooftop bar and we think it is indeed deserving of its title.

Arrive before sunset and watch Singapore’s skyline transform before your eyes! You can also catch the daily Light & Water show from above, with the Marina Bay Sands and Padang in full view.

1 St. Andrew’s Road, #06-01
National Gallery Singapore
Singapore 178957
Tel: +65 6384 5595
Mon to Fri: 3pm – 1am
Sat: 12pm – 2am
Sun: 12pm – 2am
Nearest Station: City Hall

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#16 SOUTH BRIDGE


South Bridge’s spectacular view is a head-turner itself. The scenery boasts the flowing Singapore river surrounded by the towering office buildings and vibrant nightlife district Boat Quay. The symbolic Marina Bay Sands and heritage Fullerton Hotel are also visible in the near distance. How splendid!

80 Boat Quay
Level 5, Rooftop
Singapore 049868
Daily: 5pm – 12am
Nearest Station: Clarke Quay

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#17 SUM YI TAI


Sum Yi Tai is an East-meet-West fusion bar specialising in Asian tapas and Chinese-inspired cocktails. The decors are intended to mimic the grandeur of Hong Kong in 1980s. Spanning across three storeys, the bar boasts three different concepts on each level. Head upstairs to the rooftop bar and cozy up in an intimate setting.

25 Boon Tat Street
Singapore 069622
Tel: +65 6221 3665
Mon to Fri: 11.30am – 2.30pm, 5pm – 1am
Sat: 5pm – 1am
Sun: Closed
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

Indochine Gardens By The Bay


#18 SUPER TREE BY INDO CHINE


Surrounded by the illuminating gigantic trees of tourist attraction Gardens by the Bay, Super Tree by Indo Chine is a fabulous bar that should not be missed. Boasting unrivalled up-close views of the Marina Bay Sands and Singapore Flyer, we are certain that this is the perfect spot for an unforgettable date night.

Gardens by the Bay
18 Marina Gardens Drive
Singapore 018953
Tel: +65 6694 8489
Daily: 12pm – 12am
Nearest Station: Bayfront

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#19 THE BAR ABOVE


The Bar Above is a lovely underrated gem located in the heart of Tanjong Pagar vicinity. Situated right above the unassuming Pho Stop restaurant, patrons can enjoy tantalizing Vietnamese dishes (served by Pho Stop) and iced cold beers under the dimly lit fairy lights. The bar also offers an alternative view of Pinnacle at Duxton.

72 Tanjong Pagar Road
Singapore 088493
Tel: +65 6534 8178
Mon to Thu: 6pm – 12am
Fri to Sat: 6pm – 2am
Nearest Station: Tanjong Pagar

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#20 THE GREAT ESCAPE


The Great Escape ain’t your typical posh CBD rooftop bar. Instead, it is interestingly located at the top of Golden Mile Tower, right above the carpark itself. The laid back open-air bar spans across 12 parking lots and oversees iconic attractions in Singapore such as the Singapore Flyer.

6001 Beach Road
Golden Mile Tower, #05-00
Singapore 199589
Mon to Wed: Closed
Thu: 6pm – 12am
Fri and Sat: 6pm – 2am
Sun: 6pm – 12am
Nearest Station: Nicholl Highway

The Lighthouse Rooftop Bar Fullerton


#21 THE LIGHTHOUSE ROOFTOP BAR


Did you know that The Lighthouse Rooftop Bar was once a lighthouse in the 18th century? Today, it is a popular Italian dining destination—located on the eighth level of The Fullerton Hotel Singapore—characterised by unobstructed views of Singapore’s Marina Bay.

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1 Fullerton Square
The Fullerton Hotel Singapore
Singapore 049178
Tel: +65 6877 8140
Daily: 12pm – 2.30pm, 6.30pm – 10.30pm
Nearest Station: Raffles Place

Mr Stork Andaz Singapore

Singapore Skyline Mr Stork


#22 MR STORK


Located on the 39/F of the swanky Andaz Singapore, Mr Stork is the newest sky-high rooftop bar in Singapore. What we love most about Mr Stork, other than its stunning views of the city’s skyline, is the fact that it is very spacious. Other than the bar pavilion, there are 10 teepee huts where you can chill out with your squad.

5 Fraser Street
Andaz Singapore
Singapore, 189354
Tel: +65 6408 1234
Mon to Fri: 5pm – 12am
Sat & Sun: 12pm – 12am
Nearest Station: Bugis

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#23 TIGER’S MILK


Tiger’s Milk is an exciting new concept perched atop of The Club Hotel at Ann Siang Hill. This is the first time Singapore has opened a Peruvian-themed rooftop bar and it seems like things are looking extremely promising!

Rooftop, The Club
28 Ann Siang Road
Singapore 069708
Tel: +65 6808 2183
Mon to Thu: 5pm – 1am
Fri and Sat: 5pm – 2am
Closed on Sundays
Nearest Station: Telok Ayer

Zafferano Outdoor Terrace Lounge


#24 ZAFFERANO


Located on level 43 of Ocean Financial Centre, Zafferano is an awesome place to kick back and relax with delicious Italian fare and drinks. The outdoor terrace lounge offers stunning views of the Singapore skyline.

On Thursdays, there’s Ladies Night where the girls can enjoy free flow of prosecco at S$33++ from 6pm to 9pm.

10 Collyer Quay, Level 43 Ocean Financial Centre,
Singapore 049315
Tel: +65 6509 1488
Mon to Fri: 11.30am – 3pm, 5.30pm – 12am
Sat: 5.30pm – 11pm
Nearest Station: Raffles Place

1 Altitude


#25 1-ALTITUDE


Standing at 282 metres above ground, 1-Altitude’s Gallery & Bar has won the title of the world’s tallest al fresco bar and viewing gallery. Needless to say, it boasts an impossibly breathtaking view of Singapore, especially during nightfall.

1 Raffles Place
Singapore 048616
Tel: +65 6438 0410
Sun to Tue: 6pm – 2am
Wed and Thu: 6pm – 3am
Fri and Sat: 6pm – 4am
Nearest Station: Raffles Place


For more recommendations, read our guides on the best bars in Singapore.