Hotels with stunning rooftops can be a rare find. Tourist England brings you the best hotel rooftops in London, ranging from 360 degree rooftop bars with panoramic views of the capital to peaceful gardens and spectacular swimming pools.
Best Hotel Rooftops in London:
The Mondrian Hotel, London, Rooftop Bar
rooftop bar: the mondrian hotel
Situated in the heart of central London, the Mondrian hotel has one of the best hotel rooftops in London featuring stunning panoramic views over London and the River Thames. Its rooftop bar, situated on the 12th floor of the hotel, offers striking views of the capital and is a great place to chill out and catch a drink with friends. The hotel also offers amazing rooms with river views and is superbly located, being just 15 minutes walk from the London Eye and 7 minutes from Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre.
Address: 20 Upper Ground, London, SE1 9PD
Phone: +44 (0)20 3747 1000
rooftop garden: ham yard hotel
Ham Yard Hotel, London, Rooftop Garden
Tucked away on the 4th floor of the Ham Yard Hotel lies an imaginative roof top garden, with sweeping views of the London skyline. A testament to healthy living and sustainable being, the two bee hives at the back of the garden are used to produce honey for the hotel bar and the vegetable garden is used by the Ham Yard restaurant, making it one of the of the most unique, unorthodox and best hotel rooftops in London. The hotel offers 91 bedrooms and suites in a modern British style. Ham Yard is located in Soho, in the heart of the theatre district, 15 minutes walk to the British Museum and a short walk to London’s shopping district.
Address: 1 Ham Yard, London, W1D 7DT
Phone: +44 (0)20 3642 2000
rooftop pool: the Berkeley hotel
The Berkeley Hotel, London, Rooftop Pool
High up on the 7th floor of The Berkeley Hotel lies a secret garden and rooftop pool, a rare find in the capital. The pool has a sliding roof, so is comfortable for swimmers in both colder and warmer temperatures. It is also surrounded by loungers, tables and chairs, offering a relaxed and chilled out atmosphere. The Berkeley boasts exceptional dining experiences, with the Michelin star Koffman restaurant and a splendid afternoon tea in the Collins Room. Bedrooms are luxuriously decorated and some of them come with views of nearby Hyde Park.
Address: The Berkeley, Wilton Place, Knightsbridge, London SW1X 7RL
Phone: +44 (0)20 7235 6000
rooftop bar: me london hotel
Me London Hotel, Rooftop Bar
Me London Hotel offers stunning panoramic views of London from its magnificent Roof Bar, one of the best hotel rooftops in London. Admire some of London’s most impressive attractions like Tower Bridge, Saint Paul’s Cathedral, London Eye and Houses of Parliament. Located on the Strand, the hotel offers exquisite rooms overlooking the River Thames and Somerset House. The Radio Rooftop bar offers a Spanish Tapas menu and a diverse range of drinks from cocktails to wines and beers. The hotel is also perfectly located for those looking for shopping, parks or theatre entertainment.
Address: 336-337 The Strand, London, WC2R 1HA
Phone: +44 (0)20 7395 3400
Our guide to the best hotel rooftops in London is part of a series of articles looking at hotels in London and England. Check out the rest of our hotel articles here.