Best rooftop bars around the world

Unbeatable places enjoy a drink with a view this summer

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With summer on the way we all love to relax in the sunshine with a cold drink in hand.

But isn't it so much nicer when you're not inhaling car fumes and having to listen to passers-by natter on about their day?

We've compiled a selection of the best rooftop bars around the world that will not only grant you stunning views of your chosen city but will also give you the chance to relax high above the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

From Jerusalem's Mamilla Hotel which has an outdoor lounge boasting stunning views of the Old City to Bogota's B.O.G Hotel which has a futuristic Terrace Bar that grants guests unique views of the Colombian capital's skyline and the green mountains in the distance, there is something for everyone and these fantastic locations can be found all over the world.

The roof terrace at SUSHISAMBA in our very own London gives you the opportunity to get an enviable view of the capitals ever changing skyline and the Lighthouse Bar in Durban is set right on the coastline, giving you an open view of Umhlanga Beach and the famous lighthouse.

Take a look at the top twenty rooftop bars across the world in the slideshow below.

20 best rooftop bars in the world

20 best rooftop bars in the world

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