Around 2500+ years ago Athens’ ancient core was first built upon a rocky plateau. Currently, the Greek capital focal point has a very active metropolis surrounding it. Locals take advantage of the centerpiece and the breathtaking backdrop of the city skyline. Even more stunning and worth checking out is the rooftop venues that have appeared over the last few years. If you’re in for a night of adventure, check out these top rooftop bars during nice, warm weather nights in Athens.
Climb up to the 5th floor to access the rooftop terrace on top of the Herodion Hotel – This hotel is the only hotel that has views of the elegant Acropolis Museum and the Acropolis.
Checking this location out at night will allow you to experience such a beautifully lit space at night. This area is located between a bar serving tapas cocktails and a Mediterranean restaurant – You will be able to sip on your cocktail, while enjoying a savory side dish, which both have inspiration by tasty Greek flavors.
This modern location got its name after Ernst Ziller – He was the German architect who made the majority of Athens captivating during the late 19th and 20th centuries. With a modern rooftop to match, it offers a distinct and direct view of Acropolis, and the bar space is found among the top with laced walls and hanging gardens.
GB Roof Garden:
The Hotel Grande Bretagne isn’t a five-star hotel for no reason; It’s known for its elegancy and its refined rooftop venues. Aside from enjoying some signature drinks and food, you can take advantage of a spectacular view of the Greek Parliament and the Lykavittos Hill.
Not only is the Athens Hilton Hotel a city landmark – It’s also one of the most impressive rooftop bars known in the centre of Athens. During the summer, you will enjoy this breezy outdoor terrace, which stretches across the entire length of the building. It extends over the city skyline, all the way to Athens Rivieria, with some island views in the distance. Even though the Galaxy Bar has pricy cocktails, the bar still is a stylish and respected option for a fun night out. Aside from indulging in drinks, it’s also a well-known spot in the city to go for the best sushi.
A For Athens:
If you’re a coffee fanatic, you will love the top level of the A for Athens boutique hotel. It’s a favorite voted by the locals. For fun drinks, some of the best cocktails to order here are: the Golden Flip, which is made with honey and tahini and the other is The Old Sport, which the bar got the idea from the Great Gatsby for this one.