When it comes to rooftop bars, Bangkok is probably the coolest city in the world! There are so many spectacular bars to choose from I can’t list them all. I have picked seven of the best rooftop bars in no particular order. Make sure to visit at least one of these on your Bangkok stay.
1. CHAR Bangkok
CHAR Bangkok is not by far the highest rooftop bar, but it certainly has the most spectacular skyline view of Bangkok.
Address: 26th floor at Hotel Indigo Bangkok 81 Wireless Road, Lumpini, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330.
2. Sky Bar at Lebua at State Tower
Famous from the movie The Hangover Part II, Sky Bar at Lebua at State Tower is the highest rooftop bar in Bangkok and the highest open-air bar in the world!
Address: 64th floor at Lebua at State Tower, 42 Road, Bangrak, 1055 Silom Rd, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500.
3. Vertigo & Moon Bar
Vertigo & Moonbar is like a boat 200 meters up in the air; you better not be afraid of heights!
Adress: 61st floor at Banyan Tree Hotel, 21/100 South Sathon Road, Sathon Sathon, Bangkok 10120.
4. Red Sky Bar
Red Sky Bar boasts an impressive 360° panorama view with an arch that changes color every few minutes (I wish I took a picture when the arch turned red).
Address: 55th floor at Centara Grand at Central World Hotel, 999/99 Rama I Rd, Rong Muang, Khet Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330.
5. Eagle Nest Rooftop Bar
Eagle Nest Bar is just about five floors up, but the view over Chao Phraya River and Wat Arun is gorgeous! You can’t find a better spot to photograph this impressive temple.
Address: Rooftop at Sala Arun, Tha Tian Alley, Khwaeng Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Khet Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200.
6. Park Society
At Park Society, you can enjoy the fantastic view over Lumpini Park.
Address: 29th floor at SO Sofitel Bangkok, 2 North Sathorn Road, Bangrak, Bangkok 10500.
7. Octave Rooftop Bar
Octave Rooftop Bar boasts a three-floor bar at the top of Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit.
Address: 45th floor at Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit, 57 Sukhumvit Rd, Klongtan-Nua, Khet Watthana, Bangkok 10110.
Map of the best rooftop bars in Bangkok
(click on the pins on the map to see more pictures)