Perth is a hot place to be nowadays, both literally and figuratively!

Thankfully, there's so many funky rooftop bars to while away the sunny days and balmy nights. Get ready to catch up with your mates, enjoy some tasty fare and delicious drinks and soak in the sunshine at these favourite venues.


Perth's newest rooftop bar Stories, nestled between the busy Perth CBD and vibrant Northbridge. Discover a late-night urban retreat in the heart of the city, offering stunning views and a coastal-inspired vibe. Enjoy cocktails, wines, and tasty bites amidst quirky décor and the original water feature by Perth artist John Terry at Yagan Square. With an open-air dance floor, multiple balconies, and a weatherproof roof, it's the perfect spot for any occasion.

Henry's Rooftop at The Reveley

Another Elizabeth Quay waterfront delight, Henry’s Rooftop is located on the roof of the three-level iconic bar The Reveley. This scenic destination for cocktails and grazing has a share-style menu, live music and relaxed weekend vibes, and is perfect for corporate catch-ups, after-work cocktails, date-nights and celebrations with friends.

Prince Lane Bar

Smack-dab in the heart of Perth City, Prince Lane's rooftop space is a perfect spot to relax and rejuvenate, catch up with friends and take in those sweeping city views as you enjoy a tailored food and drinks menu brimming with tasty nibbles, fab burgers, and a great range of cocktails, beers and wine. There's a retractable roof to let all that sunshine in, and a private karaoke room with a tropical vibe that’s perfect for get-togethers.

Prince Lane Bar
Prince Lane Bar

The WA 2023 cocktail bar of the year Terrarium, offers a unique rooftop experience with its lush greenery and cosy, garden-inspired setting. Nestled atop a historic building, it provides a tranquil escape from the bustling city below, serving up craft cocktails and gourmet snacks amidst a serene ambiance. With its botanical decor and panoramic views, Terrarium offers a refreshing and immersive rooftop retreat for guests seeking relaxation and rejuvenation.

The Standard

The Standard, is anything but. This easy breezy urban oasis wonderland is perched atop a historic building in Perth. Offering a chic and intimate rooftop bar experience, come in for a vivacious, low pressure Asian influenced bar and eatery delivering amplified flavour, handcrafted cocktails and the soundtrack to support. It’s a popular spot for both casual drinks and special occasions, whether you're enjoying the sunset with friends or savouring the city lights on a romantic evening.

HQ Bar and Kitchen at Quay Perth

Located on the 10th-floor rooftop of Quay Perth, overlooking Elizabeth Quay, HQ provides a stylish and sophisticated dining venue with stunning views. A large open-air terrace beckons guests to enjoy Perth's idyllic climate and unparalleled views. A menu of Chinese infused cuisine shared platters and tapas-style bites offer a modern approach to traditional Chinese cuisine.

HQ Bar and Kitchen
HQ Bar and Kitchen at Quay Perth
Songbird Bar & Lounge

Located on the roof of the glitzy The Ritz-Carlton, Perth with breathtaking views of the Swan River and the Perth City skyline, Songbird Bar & Lounge is a waterfront oasis in the midst of the hustle and bustle, and the perfect place to watch the sun set, relax and enjoy an evening in the company of friends. There's a pool that's perfect for those hot days, and the menu includes barbequed meats, fresh seafood, seasonal produce and a great range of cocktails - so perfect for summer. 

Sweetwater Rooftop Bar

Serving up thirst quenching cocktails and delicious dishes in a sunny and casual garden is the Sweetwater Rooftop Bar in Fremantle. Located atop the iconic Old Shanghai building, offering panoramic views of the Indian Ocean and serving up Asian-inspired share plates, it's the ultimate destination, whether you're enjoying a sunset drink with friends or soaking in the sea breeze on a lazy afternoon.

Storehouse Subiaco 

The Storehouse Subiaco located on top of the Vibe Hotel offers a vibrant and chic atmosphere with stunning views of the city skyline. With handcrafted meals, curated with regionally sourced produce and paired with beverages for every occasion, it's the perfect spot for a relaxed evening or a lively night out with friends. With its trendy ambiance and picturesque setting, the rooftop bar promises a memorable experience for visitors looking to unwind.

Storehouse Subiaco at Vibe Perth
The Aviary

The Aviary, is a sprawling rooftop oasis offering an unparalleled experience. An open-air terrace with sweeping views of the city, it's the perfect destination for both daytime relaxation and vibrant nightlife. With its diverse range of cocktails, delicious cuisine, and lively atmosphere, The Aviary stands as a premier rooftop destination situated in the heart of Perth.

Folly Bar

Folly Bar in Perth offers a charming rooftop retreat with a cosy and welcoming ambiance. Nestled amidst the city skyline, this rooftop oasis serves up a delightful array of cocktails, wines, and small plates, providing a perfect setting for casual gatherings or romantic evenings. With its relaxed atmosphere and scenic views of the city skyline and the Swan River, Folly Bar invites guests to unwind and enjoy a memorable rooftop experience.

Rooftop at QT

QT Perth is a luxurious boutique hotel nestled in the heart of Perth City, with a gorgeous industrial-glamour look. Atop the roof of QT, you'll find the aptly-named Rooftop at QT, which at a whopping 18 storeys high offers incredible views of Perth's skyline. Enjoy stunning sunsets and moonlit nights at this beautifully-appointed venue, with fine wine, delicious cocktails and bar bites enjoyed in style.

Rooftop at QT | Perth
Rooftop at QT
Bob's Bar at the Print Hall

Venture up the Newspaper lined staircase to Bob’s Bar, nestled within the historic Print Hall right in the heart of Perth. This rooftop bar boasts a laid-back atmosphere with a retro flair. Offering a diverse range of craft beers, cocktails, and hearty bar bites, it's a favourite spot for locals and visitors alike to unwind and enjoy the city views.

Mechanics Institute

Nestled amongst the rooftops of Northbridge is the Mechanics Institute. This rooftop bar combines historical charm with contemporary sophistication, offering a unique drinking and dining experience. Located in a restored heritage building, this oasis provides stunning views of the city skyline while patrons enjoy cocktails and flavourful cuisine. With its eclectic atmosphere and picturesque setting, Mechanics Institute is a must-visit destination for those seeking a memorable rooftop experience in Perth.

18 Knots at DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Waterfront

18 Knots is a luxurious bar located on the rooftop of the DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Waterfront in the Elizabeth Quay entertainment precinct, with expansive views of the Swan River and the Perth skyline. Enjoy cocktails, bites and an extensive wine list as you enjoy the sunset in style.

18 Knots
18 Knots at DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Waterfront

Hadiqa is a stylish Middle Eastern-inspired venue nestled in Perth's East End, not far from Elizabeth Quay. Named after the Arabic word for 'garden', the venue consists of a restaurant and rooftop bar that are both gorgeously green - inside and out! Hadiqa is brought to you by Sneakers & Jeans, a hospitality business which also includes the South American inspired, Arara, a two storey venue, presenting multiple unique spaces, experiences and playful moments…from breakout lounges to multiple bars; a light rooftop patio, colourful laneway gardens and ‘grammable bathrooms. 

Aurora at The Melbourne Hotel

On top of the gorgeous historic building that houses the 4.5-star The Melbourne Hotel, you'll find the Aurora Rooftop Bar (as well as lovely hotel rooms, and restaurants providing some of the best traditional pub fare, ramen and Cantonese food you'll find in Perth, but that's another story!) The Aurora is an iconic, luxurious venue in the heart of Perth's historic East End, where you can enjoy house-made Anemoi Gin, and high-end cocktails, wines, beer, spirits, as well as shareable dishes brought to you from the restaurants downstairs. Thanks to the bi-folding glass doors wrapping up the indoor space and the timber decking embracing the outdoor terrace, the Aurora is a perfect place to enjoy Perth's outdoorsy lifestyle any time of year.

The Rooftop at The National Hotel

South of the river in everyone's favourite eclectic port city Fremantle, you'll find the award-winning National Hotel within a few minutes' walk from the Cappuccino Strip. It's known as a great place to eat, drink and stay, and the hotel now boasts a stunning rooftop bar, The Rooftop, with 360-degree Freo views. Perfect for private functions, The Rooftop is licensed for up to 80 people, so you can hold your private event up here and let your guests marvel at the stunning views over the port and all the way to Rottnest. The National caters for small groups, or you can take up the whole rooftop for your special get-together. The Rooftop stocks a large range of premium international and local beers and wines, as well as a great selection of spirits and gins, and a delish small plates and sharing menu. 

We hope we've given you plenty of inspiration for making the most of Perth's warm nights and stunning views.