Top 5 rooftop terrace bars in Madrid

Madrid is a city that really has it all, especially in the summer. From Art Museums to amazing old Castilian towns… to tapas and tours, there is something for every traveler to enjoy. But when the weather does start to warm up, there’s nothing better than a cool, refreshing drink at one of the city’s many fantastic rooftop terraces.

For a more exclusive Madrid summer treat, head to the hotels which inaugurate their rooftop terrace bars at the end of May. If you’d like to enjoy a touch of luxury and some incredible views with your cocktails then check these hotspots below. Don’t forget to look out for the weekly agenda of DJs, live music and themed events that many of Madrid rooftop terrace bars organize throughout the summer, too.

AZOTEA del Circulo de Bellas Artes

67118_625x468One of the most charming viewpoints in the whole of Madrid, offering 360-degree vistas of the city below. Chef Javier Muñoz Calero has turned it into a summer version of his Tartán restaurant, until he moves to Miami next season. The classic establishment will therefore be closed during the summer and autumn in order to offer interesting gourmet menus (from breakfast to dinner) coupled with stunning views of Madrid. International street food accentuates the multicultural atmosphere of the place, with signature dishes such as labna, aubergine pangsit and original bento boxes: in short, a highly urban proposal in tune with the streets of Madrid.

THE ROOF en Hotel ME Santa Ana

With a privileged position atop of one of Madrid 7 hills , the rooftop terrace bar at this hotel has an edge over most others in the city. Here you’ll find unforgettable views.. There’s live music and special events throughout the summer, plus some tasty cocktails to cool you off in the Barcelona heat

OSCAR en Room Mate Vazquez de Mella

Look down on Madrid’s old town from the heart of Chueca. Enjoy delicious cocktails, fresh DJ sessions and cool views. Experience the contrast as you step off the multicultural gay quarter and onto this unique terrace. If you’re looking for a bite to eat while chilling out at this sleek terrace bar.

The Principal l 360ºhotel-ada-palace

If elegance and luxury are what you’re looking for from your rooftop terrace experience, then there’s no doubting that The Ada is the place for you. Here you’ll find a bold and extravagant atmosphere with some dramatic and dazzling blue lights and a 360º view, of course .

Terraza del Casino


Located in the trendy Alcala Street the century-old Club has a awesome view, which, combined with the exceptional food menu, allows you to enjoy a delectable  gourmet MIchelin dinner while admiring the best sights in Madrid from above. Definitely not cheap, but you won’t often find an eating experience of this high standard for this price.
Remember the dress code (blazer required).


Enjoy the sunset in Madrid, you also have other options check the recent open  Sabatini Terrace Apartaments with views over the Royal Palace .

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