Slideshow: Hotels with the Best Rooftops

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Slideshow: Hotels with the Best Rooftops

U.S. News pinpoints the open-air spots that are taking cocktail-sipping and poolside lounging to the next level. Enjoy a fresh perspective and wining and dining al fresco at these 10 sky-high hotel rooftops that pair enchanting atmospheres with awe-inspiring angles. Read more:
Hotels with the Best Rooftops
Banyan Tree Bangkok

Banyan Tree Bangkok

Bangkok
Offering unrivaled views of Thailand's capital, Banyan Tree Bangkok's open-air Vertigo restaurant and Moon Bar dazzle guests with a jaw-dropping panorama. The vistas are made all the more enchanting when the sun drifts down and the city lights gleam below. Find out more about:
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U.S. News pinpoints the open-air spots that are taking cocktail-sipping and poolside lounging to the next level. Enjoy a fresh perspective and wining and dining al fresco at these 10 sky-high hotel rooftops that pair enchanting atmospheres with awe-inspiring angles. Read more:
Hotels with the Best Rooftops

Banyan Tree Bangkok

Bangkok
Offering unrivaled views of Thailand's capital, Banyan Tree Bangkok's open-air Vertigo restaurant and Moon Bar dazzle guests with a jaw-dropping panorama. The vistas are made all the more enchanting when the sun drifts down and the city lights gleam below. Find out more about:
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Hotels with the Best Rooftops

The Peninsula Beverly Hills

Los Angeles
Tucked away along L.A.'s star-studded South Santa Monica Boulevard (just minutes away from Rodeo Drive), The Peninsula Beverly Hills doesn't just offer a sophisticated SoCal scene. It also houses a breezy outdoor bar area, decked out with lounge chairs and a fire pit. Plus, you can enjoy locally grown plates prepared with ripe ingredients — like thyme, ginger and chocolate mint — sourced from its private rooftop garden.  Find out more about:
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Eden Rock - St Barths

St. Barts
It's hard to compete with Eden Rock - St Barths' On the Rocks restaurant, which pairs views of St. Barts' Saint Jean Bay with internationally inspired plates created by executive chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten. Find out more about:
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Viceroy Miami

Miami
Views of Miami's skyline from the Viceroy's open-air lounge are difficult to beat. Set 50 stories above the city, FIFTY offers striking views of Biscayne Bay, plus delectable cocktails and late-night beats by Miami DJs. Find out more about:
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Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai

Mumbai, India
The Four Season Hotel Mumbai’s Aer rooftop bar sits high above the city streets, offering respite from the hustle and bustle below. As you take in sweeping 360-degree views of Mumbai's bright night lights, you can sip a refreshing cocktail and listen to upbeat jazz, club and house music. Read more:
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Palazzo Avino

Ravello, Italy
With its cliffside setting along the Amalfi Coast, Rossellinis restaurant set atop the Palazzo Avino hotel looks out over the Mediterranean Sea. But to secure a table at this coveted dining venue, you'll need to make reservations several weeks in advance. Read more:
Hotels with the Best Rooftops

Rosewood San Miguel de Allende

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
From the Luna Rooftop Tapas Bar at the Rosewood San Miguel de Allende, you can look down on San Miguel's enchanting colonial streets while sipping a handcrafted margarita. Find out more about:
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Gramercy Park Hotel

New York City
High above midtown Manhattan on the Gramercy Park Hotel's 18th floor, the Gramercy Terrace provides a quiet respite from the buzzing urban blocks below. The 1,500-square-foot venue is only available for private functions; however, if you're looking for a unique space to host a special occasion — like a cocktail soiree or a wedding — consider this attractive venue.  Find out more about:
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Terrass Hotel

Paris
It's hard to find a reason to slip away from this Parisian rooftop retreat, situated atop the Terrass Hotel's 7th floor. Here at The 7th, you'll find a majestic skyline paired with decadent cocktails and traditional French cuisine. Find out more about:
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The Joule Dallas

Dallas
The rooftop infinity pool at The Joule couples unbeatable views with a relaxed atmosphere. When you're not sampling the downtown Dallas scenery from the pool (situated on the 10th floor), you can kick back in a cozy lounge chair. Find out more about:
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