Nothing beats a relaxing evening outdoors, enjoying a couple of drinks with friends. Now that the weather is perfect, you’re probably on the lookout for some outdoor places inspiration!  So, with that in mind we’ve made THE list of 5 rooftop bars you must check out.  

If you’re looking for a slice of the French Riviera but in Dubai, then head over to St. Trop located at the Waldorf Astoria DIFC. This stylish rooftop lounge is perfect for light bites and a an exciting happy hour that’s complimented with live entertainment and breathtaking views of the skyline. What a perfect way to end the day!  

The Rooftop by folly is the Souk Madinat’s favorite rooftop bar! with unobstructed views of the Burj Al Arab and the Arabian Gulf. It’s perfect place to be as you sip on carefully crafted gin cocktails and nibble on some bites, while the sun goes down. Folly’s rooftop is truly a destination in itself Oh, and don’t forget to work those angles and get those golden hour pictures, who knows you might even get featured on their Instagram. 

Located at the Dubai Creek Yacht Club overlooking stunning waters Cielo Sky lounge is one of Dubai best rooftop bars! A sleek lounge decor, live music from local talent and international DJ’s. What’s not to love about it? and that’s not all! You can sip on innovative cocktails created by the award-winning team! Accompanied by delicious light tapas that will transport you to the Mediterranean.

The sky’s the limit! no seriously, ZETA Seventy-Seven is located adjacent to the world’s tallest outdoor infinity pool. That’s 300 meters above sea level! This outdoor instagramable oasis offers a culinary treat with its Asian fusion menu and picturesque views extending across the Arabian Gulf and Palm Jumeirah. While you’re there you must order their Iced Oyster and Miso Lobster, it’s a signature on their menu.

As the sun sets and the sky changes color, Paros is set to become one of the most sought-after spaces in the city. Inspired by the Greek Island that sits in the heart of Aegean Sea. The restaurant offers healthy food, distinctly Mediterranean flavors with influences from southern Europe, The Levant and the Middle East. So, unwind over specially curated cocktails as the resident DJ sets the mood for a long, relaxed evening. 

So there you have it, 5 top rooftops to add to your bucket list. Make sure to tag us on Instagram @welcometo.uaeofficial so we can repost your visit.