Whether you're on the hunt for a new watering hole or a place to take a cool dip, these rooftop hangouts are a must see. Combining stylish design with epic views, our roundup of not-to-miss hotels, bars, and restaurants capitalize on killer views. Check out the open-air hot spots that topped our list!
Grand Hotel Central, Barcelona
Built in 1926, Grand Hotel Central's  newly renovated digs combine classic Spanish architecture with sleek decor. Its infinity pool boasts unobstructed views of central Barcelona – the perfect place to enjoy a swim or just a sunset.
Le Bain, New York
Le Bain  in New York provides a peaceful patch of lawn by day and a pumping club scene at night. If you're planning to visit during the Summer, be sure to check out the lawn's crêperie or the club's cold plunge!
Le Sirenuse, Amalfi Coast, Italy
Originally a Summer house belonging to the Sersale family, Le Sirenuse  combines the luxury of a high-end hotel with the comfort of a private home. Its rooftop allows guests to soak in the stunning views while dining alfresco or enjoying a swim.
Radisson Blu, Cannes, France
As if you needed more reasons to covet a trip to Cannes, the Radisson Blu's  panoramic terrace piles on just one more. Sure, there's the expanse of pristine ocean, but we can't help admiring the avant-garde decor.
The Roof, Los Angeles
If you're hankering for a gourmet bite, artisanal cocktails, and a killer view, The Roof  has all of that and more. Can't make it in time for Summer? No problem! Thanks to LA's balmy weather (and a sweet outdoor fireplace), it's just as cozy during Fall and Winter months.
Perch, Los Angeles
Illuminated by the surrounding lights of downtown LA, Perch's  Parisian-style bistro and bar is not to be missed.
The Standard, Los Angeles
While the pool at The Standard  is anything but, guests who prefer not to get wet can indulge in the rooftop's biergarten or let loose on the dance floor.
Hotel Shangri-La, Los Angeles
For a taste of old Hollywood glamour, head to Hotel Shangri-La . The expansive rooftop is an especially chic place to host a private event.
Thompson Beverly Hills, Beverly Hills
Combining a 1960s-inspired aesthetic with the modern elegance of Beverly Hills, designer Dodd Mitchell's rooftop destination for the Thompson Beverly Hills  is a must for every guest.
Sitting atop the Raffaello Hotel, Drumbar  serves up tasty cocktails with views of Lake Michigan and the Hancock building.
While Juvia's  rooftop setting offers a prime cityscape view, we're smitten with design details like the lush living wall and tranquil pool.
Hotel Grande Bretagne, Athens, Greece
A prime view of the Acropolis, Lycabettus Hill, and the parliament is reason enough to want to linger over a leisurely meal at Hotel Grande Bretagne's  rooftop restaurant.
Rosewood San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Nestled in one of Mexico's most treasured artist communities, the Rosewood San Miguel de Allende's  rooftop comes to life at night with flickering lanterns and a vista that can't be beat.
Sky Bar, Thailand
Located on the 63rd floor of The Dome at lebua, Sky Bar  is the world's highest open air bar and has epic views to match.