Exploring London’s rooftop bars can be quite an experience. This is where you can relax with a drink while enjoying some of the best views across London’s skyline. Our guide to the most effective rooftop bars in London reveals all, whether or not that is for unerect back once there is not a cloud within the sky or drinking beneath the celebrities at one amongst the city's most legendary rooftop bars. But in order to enjoy to the fullest, you might need to check out for some best serviced apartments in Central London.
Kensington Roof Gardens in West London are definitely the best known, simply because of their incredible garden. This is where you can see flamingoes strolling around a garden, relax under mature trees or watch a stream trickle by. This is a very popular venue, and you usually have to book in advance.
From the oldest to one of the newest – Pergola on the Roof is situated at the Television Centre in Wood Lane W12. It has had rave reviews for its food and ambiance ever since it opened earlier this year. Even winter will not prove a deterrent to enjoying this pretty location. A special windproof, snow proof and the waterproof dome will cover the site. Throughout the winter, extra effects will be added to create a Nordic style forest experience with winter flowers, holly, and ivy.
Not far away is the Lyric Hammersmith Rooftop bar. Best reserve a table here as it has quite a reputation. A delightful roof garden makes it easy to relax in style while enjoying drinks and modern British food. A pretty pergola provides a refuge in colder weather, yet you can still look down upon the fountains far below in Lyric Square. It is quite simply, an oasis of pleasure.
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Traveling up to North London The Big Chill House and The Driver is quite close together, while The Lock Tavern in Camden is a popular venue with London’s creative talents. It often hosts rooftop events, especially musical ones with many big names appearing. Always check out the latest list of musical talent before venturing up to Camden Lock, as some nights can be fully booked out some time in advance. Also in Camden is Proud – a burlesque bar and club located in a former horse hospital! The seven exclusive horse stables offer VIP seating, but there is still space for others out on the rooftop.
The Red Lion at Hoxton is a very vibrant rooftop bar. It is also a ‘cool’ place to be. Sit back and relax in style on the loungers and sofas while eating pizza and trying the latest drinks. It attracts a mixed crowd, including many of the creative types who live in this area.
Gastropub The Castle at Islington has a pretty roof terrace which makes a lovely setting for an evening out. This is a location with a history since it was here that the notorious Hatton Garden jewelry raid was plotted! Close by is the Vivo, an Italian bar with a superb, stylish roof terrace. Expect lots of wood, cool stone, and natural materials when you visit here.
Faltering Fullback in Finsbury Park is a hidden gem. It takes a little finding as it is hidden away on a leafy street, but is well worth the effort. Four floors of decking make an unusual rooftop experience within a small area. Alternatively, try the Abbey Tavern in Kentish Town for a friendly local experience.
The above-mentioned rooftop bars are one of the most visited by tourists and Londoners. While a resident at any of the luxury serviced apartments near Mayfair in London, take your time and pay a visit for an awesome and fun experience.
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