Miami’s evergrowing rooftop scene is what locals and tourists are experiencing more and more. Here we’re giving you a list of romantic hotel rooftops along with restaurants high in the sky and magnificent social party views up in the South Beach clouds!
South Beach – 1020 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 532-4006
Right smack on the middle of all the energy in South Beach, this is the hotel that’s always featured when images of Miami and South Beach are shown. Recently the famous Clevelander has been completely modernized with a new outside pool/bar/restaurant/stage area along with it’s room and yes a rooftop lounge with an incredible view of it all from the top. Enjoy night time cocktails and DJ sounds while you gazing at the ocean view, the party patrons around the pool and down on Ocean Drive!
COCONUT GROVE – 3000 Florida Ave, Miami, FL 33133 (305) 441-0000
Nestled on the roof of the elegant Mayfair Hotel in the Grove, this rooftop is perfection for a T.G.I.F. happy hour to start the weekend! Usually very laid back and with no hassel to enter, plus a great breeze and nice view of Coconut Grove, on top of that enjoy their plates during a nice weather afternoon on weekends.
South Beach – 150 20th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 534-3800
Want to warm up the night on the rooftop of an Art Deco hotel? The Townhouse hotel has a hidden gem on their roof which is perfect to start or end the night with great drinks on their big couches. This South Beach spot is perfect for a date or group to enjoy drinks, the beautiful oceanfront night sky, a breeze from the beach close by and to get away from the crowded lounges.
Downtown – 270 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami, FL 33131 (305) 424-5234
A restaurant/lounge situated in downtown with a gorgeous overhead view of Brickell Ave. and the Miami bay. Whether you go to eat, start the weekend with their happy hour or just make an appearance at night for a drink, this lounge will make you thank you’re in Miami!
Downtown – 485 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL 33131 (305) 503-4417
Partying at the rooftop of one of Miami’s tallest buildings along with a magnificent view will make you wanna scream, “Damn I’m lucky to be in the city”. With incredible dance sounds and amazing sights of the bay and the city, this club is perfect for a grand celebration!
Downtown – 15 NE 11th St, Miami, FL 33132 (305) 358-9848
This Modern restaurant is on top of Miami’s most risque 24 hour club. Situated on the roof with beautiful views of downtown Miami, serving Italian and Japanese dishes. Loaded with Dj sounds, a firewall, a firepit, hip crowd, yet really cozy. After you can wander down to E11EVEN to party and burn those calories off!
Downtown – 1000 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33130 (305) 403-3103
Yup that’s a long name for a restaurant, which by the way was taken after a song, but it’s location is right smack in the middle of downtown Miami’s most happening block. What used to be a fire station, was transformed into a fabulous second floor eatery with a great dance lounge at its bottom floor. Whether going to eat or just have a deliciously made drinks, you’ll love it’s rooftop ambiance at a table or one of its beds!
South Beach – 1111 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 763-8272
This is the only restaurant on Lincoln Road with a rooftop view of the pedestrian only promenade. This new jewel of an eatery offers scrumptious dishes at a higher level! Reservations are highly recommended and definitely try to sit outside to have a romantic view of the art deco South Beach scene from above!