The 10 best terraces and rooftop bars in Barcelona
After a day of sightseeing, nothing better than putting Barcelona at your feet while enjoying the views. In this post we want to offer you the 10 best rooftop bars in Barcelona. Some of them are known because of their music concerts, others for their great panoramic views and others for their food, but they are all totally worth it. It’s hard for us to choose, so we will let you make the decision. Good luck!
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- Skybar, Rooftop Bar Gran Hotel Central Barcelona
- Les Terrasses Bar & Lounge, Gran Hotel La Florida
- Terrace La Dolce Vitae, Majestic Hotel & Spa Barcelona
- La Isabela Rooftop Terrace, 1898 Hotel Barcelona
- Chill Out Terrace, Rooftop Bar Ohla Barcelona Hotel
- Mandarin Oriental Rooftop Terrace
- 2×1, Yurban Trafalgar Hotel Terraces
- 83,3 Terrace Bar, Royal Hotels Passeig de Gràcia
- El Xalet de Montjuïc Rooftop Bar
- Atik Rooftop Bar, H10 Hotel Barcelona
Skybar, Rooftop Bar Gran Hotel Central Barcelona
Where is it? Vía Laietana, 30
Skybar is one of the most famous rooftop bars in Barcelona. Open from 9:00 PM to the public, the rest of the day can only be enjoyed by hotel guests. A large pool, a solarium, a cocktail bar and the possibility of dining with those remarkable Barcelona views make the Grand Hotel Central rooftop the place to be after the sunset. It’s ideal for business dinners, family reunions and romantic dates.
Les Terrasses Bar & Lounge, Gran Hotel La Florida
Where is it? Ctra. Vallvidrera al Tibidabo, 83-93
This rooftop bar takes full advantage of being in the top of the Tibidabo mountain, thus making an unparalleled panoramic view and a unique environment to hang out. The hotel promotes itself as a place for relaxation, but they also like to have fun. On its rooftop you can celebrate events, have a drink, enjoy its carnival parties and so much more. And if you want to go to the center of the city, they have minibus service to get to Plaza Catalunya.
Terrace La Dolce Vitae, Majestic Hotel & Spa Barcelona
Where is it? Passeig de Gràcia, 68
Another perfect option if you are looking for rooftop bars in Barcelona! La Dolce Vitae is located in the Majestic Hotel & Spa Barcelona, in the Eixample neighborhood; a terrace with an exquisite decoration and a minimalist atmosphere. Depending on the time of the day, it is a restaurant, a cafeteria or a cocktail bar. In this rooftop bar you can taste a glass of champagne with oysters or a mojito with its delicious burgers, “pan tumaca” or burratas. They host music sessions with DJs from all over the world (Miami, Paris or New York) and their guests are entertained with night sessions full of chillout, jazz and funky music.
La Isabela Rooftop Terrace, 1898 Hotel Barcelona
Where is it? La Rambla, 109
Contemplating the skyline of Barcelona from La Isabela 1898 Hotel’s rooftop bar will leave you speechless. Located in the middle of La Rambla, the main street of Barcelona, Isabela is a great choice even if you are not staying overnight in the hotel. Their pool, their panoramic views and their Mediterranean breakfasts are enough reasons to pay them a visit. During the night-time, this rooftop bar offers delicious cocktails that really make an impression on the visitors.
Chill Out Terrace, Rooftop Bar Ohla Barcelona Hotel
Where is it? Via Laietana, 49
A spectacular panoramic view of the city, its glassed-in decoration, its pool with glass walls and its white hammocks, together with the tables and chairs in the direction of the sunset turn our tenth option into a “must” in your list of Rooftops in Barcelona. Don’t forget to check their neoclassical façade, an artwork of the famous artist Frederic Amat.
Mandarin Oriental Rooftop Terrace
Where is it? Passeig de Gràcia, 38-40
If you are a rooftop bar connoisseur, the one located on the ninth floor of the Mandarin Oriental should be written in your agenda with golden letters. Here you can enjoy a pool, a wood-style decoration and a menu designed by Chef Gastón Acurio that will bring you closer to his birthplace, Peru. We strongly recommend you taste their great ceviche while enjoying their panoramic views.
2×1, Yurban Trafalgar Hotel Terraces
Where is it? Carrer de Trafalgar, 30
Not one but two terraces is what this great hotel has to offer. In the low silver you will find Xibarri, a small bar where you can eat typical dishes of Catalan homemade food, surrounded by vegetation, a wood-based decoration and a peaceful atmosphere. Upstairs, on the rooftop, Casa Lolea offers a livelier atmosphere, cocktails and fun with incredible views from the center of Trafalgar Street.
83,3 Terrace Bar, Royal Hotels Passeig de Gràcia
Where is it? Passeig de Gràcia, 84
From October to March you can enjoy the terrace from 5 PM up to 1 AM, while from April to September you can extend your visits until 2 in the morning. Due to its glass ceiling, it is a perfect place for events throughout the year, so if you are thinking of holding professional or personal meeting in Barcelona, consider 83,3 Terrace. Don’t forget to make the reservation via their website or you won’t get a table!
El Xalet de Montjuïc Rooftop Bar
Where is it? Avinguda Miramar, 31
Although the competition is tough, and for us every rooftop bar in Barcelona has the best views, lots of influential people say that the Xalet de Montjuïc can be on the podium of the best panoramic views of Barcelona. It is an essential place with high ceilings, sophisticated lights and a height chart, powerfull reasons for the Xalet de Montjuïc to become a benchmark for all the rooftop bar lovers.
Atik Rooftop Bar, H10 Hotel Barcelona
Where is it? Vía Laietana, 69
In the Atik Rooftop Bar from H10 Hotel you can enjoy a drink, some tapas and if this is not enough, you can go down to the other restaurants inside the hotel. From Sunday to Wednesday you can visit this terrace, in a time frame from 12 AM to 12 PM, while Thursday, Friday and Saturday you can do it until 1 AM. One hammock, a drink and the sunset, are the perfect combination to savor this lovely rooftop bar in Barcelona.