When you live and work in a city like Jakarta, you might want to elevate yourself above the traffic and the pollution. Rooftop bars give you this opportunity to enjoy a drink outside in the open air and to experience another sight of the city, most often spectacular. Most of Jakarta's Rooftop Bars listed here are located in Hotels or in landmark office buildings.
Here is a list of the 10 best Rooftop Bars, to have a drink with friends, to bring your date, to enjoy Jakarta's skyline or to simply enjoy Jakarta's Nightlife while having a drink outside.
1. Skye Bar
Menara BCA, Jalan Thamrin
2. Cloud Lounge
The Plaza building, Jalan Thamrin
Kosenda Hotel, Jalan Wahid Hasyim
GKM Tower, Jalan TB Simatupang
Artotel Hotel, Jalan Sunda (near Sarinah)
6. La Vue
The Hermitage Hotel, Menteng
7. SHY Rooftop
The Papilion Building in Kemang.
8. 8 Lounge
The Ritz-Carlton Pacific Place, SCBD
9. FJ on 7
The colony building in Kemang.
Lucy in the Sky is also a good option for a Rooftop bar in the SCBD area, even though it is only located on the 2nd floor.