Gorgeous Winter Rooftops In London
If you thought rooftop bars were all well and good providing it's the summer, think again. This city is blessed with a network of sky high spots that are well equipped to throw their doors open to you come rain, wind or shine. We've put together a list of the London's best winter rooftops; from elevated igloos to spritzes and s'mores around the campfire.
The team at Aviary know a thing or two about dazzling rooftop drinks, but it's winter where they come alive. From premium, bookable igloos atop their City plot to interiors that glitter with a love of all things festive, it's an elegant way to experience the season.
Head over to Bar Elba for a unique Christmas experience that'll definitely have you feeling all warm inside. Everyone's favourite rooftop bar has now got a thoroughly festive addition in the form of its own skyline ice rink. Yep, you heard us right. You can now skate across the London skyline before sipping on mulled wine.
Ever-gorgeous Madison has welcomed Bulliet Bourbon to create an enchanting winter escape this year. Get cosy among fairy light and warming heaters as you sip on a selection of cocktails like the Bad Santa; a mix of Bulleit 10yrs, Johnny Walker Blue Label, Angostura amaro, truffle gin, white truffle honey, orange and lavender.
Big Chill know a thing or two about laidback liquid moments, and this winter is no different. Think passionfruit spritzes, pimped up G&Ts and weekend brunch plates in the form of pancake stacks and PB&J French toast.
Skylight spoiled you this summer with petanque and spritzes, but it's their winter offering that promises a cool and cosy experience this year too. With igloos in abundance, a Christmas cinema pop-up and an après ski lodge with fondue on the go, you're sure to have a good time here.
If your idea of a winter warmer comes complete with wine and blankets, Vagabond is the destination for you. A seasonal rooftop in Clapham complete with twinkling lights, heaters and wine options aplenty, it's a must for December date nights.
The Queen of Hoxton is notorious for its beloved rooftop, and this year it's gone all the more seasonaire now that winter has finally hit London. Taking you to the wonderful world of après ski, the Shoreditch favourite has got heated seats, blankets, fairy lights and warming sips like the hot buttered rum.
A proper Clapham get, No 32 The Old Town is flying the winter rooftop flag south of the river. With a cosy space touting multiple heaters, blankets and views out over the common, you're primed for weekend brunch, drinks with mates and date nights over dinner.
This year, Coq D'Argent has joined forces with Hennessy to bring you a menu of winter warmers in a luxury setting. From dishes like wild roe deer with fondant potato to French Manhattans and Coq Toddies, you'll find it all at this City favourite.
For curious cocktails, delicious delicacies and stunning views of the city, Radio offers one of the best winter rooftops in London. Take your pick of cute cable car areas for a private night with your best mates, or even an intimate date night to celebrate special occasions.