Dizzy highs: Bangkok's five best rooftop bars
Sipping a cocktail in a rooftop bar suspended high in the open-air is surreal and magical. These five Bangkok bars, perched at dizzying heights above the city, will spice up your night life.
1. Sky Bar, Lebua
Height factor: 63rd floor
Considered one of the highest rooftop bars in the world, Sky Bar has spectacular views of the Bangkok skyline. In summer, grab a Poptail; a cocktail and popsical creation that’ll cool you down in no time.
Address: 1055 Si Lom, Khwaeng Silom, Khet Bang Rak, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10500, Thailand
2. Vertigo & Moon Bar, Banyan Tree
Height factor: 61st floor
Vertigo & Moon Bar is an al fresco grill and bar located on the 61st floor of the Bayan Tree Hotel & Resort. Order a Vertigo Sunset; a Malibu, cranberry, pineapple and lime creation, it’s perfect for sipping on while contemplating the city-lights.
Address: S Sathorn Rd, Khwaeng Thung Maha Mek, Khet Sathon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10120, Thailand
3. Above Eleven, Fraser Suites
Height factor: 33rd floor
Inspired by Peruvian and Japanese Cuisine, the food at Above Eleven is served tapas style, this makes it perfect for sharing with friends. Adding to the fun factor is the maze at the entrance, walk through this to get to panoramic views of Bangkok.
Address: 33rd Floor, Fraser Suites Sukhumvit Sukhumvit Road, Soi 11 Bangkok 10110, Thailand
4. Park Society, So Sofitel
Height factor: 29th floor
For an glitzy dining experience with fantastic views, head to Park Society. The food offering here is top-notch modern Western Cuisine. Looking for a touch of romance? grab a cocktail and head to the terrace to watch the sunset.
Address: 2 N Sathon Rd, Khwaeng Silom, Khet Bang Rak, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10500, Thailand
5. The Speakeasy, Hotel Muse
Height factor: 25th floor
Not quite as high as the other offerings, but this cool rooftop bar covers two floors with numerous areas to chill out in. Channel a bit of vintage-glamour and order a martini to enjoy while listening to some smooth tunes.
Address: 55 Khwaeng Lumphini, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand