Ho Chi Minh city is attractive with not only a myriad of ancient architectural constructions that witnessed the long-standing course of heroic national history, iconic buildings, rich culture but also the number of glitzy rooftop bars which are ideal spots for exhilarating gatherings and chills. Here are the top 15 best rooftop bars in Saigon for your reference.
1 - Top rooftop bars in Saigon - Chill Skybar Saigon
Chill Skybar Saigon - Source: chillsaigon.com
Situated on the 26th floor of the AB Tower, Chill Skybar is the very first and original sky bar in Vietnam in general and Ho Chi Minh city in particular. It consists of two areas: outdoor and indoor areas. The former is extremely stylish and modernly furnished with standing tables with an oval glowing bar in the middle. This area can have a capacity of up to 300 people at the same time. Guests coming here can both enjoy well-crafted classic cocktails, beers, wines, or other types of beverages, and admire the magical panoramic view of the entire city.
This famous Saigon rooftop bar can be the place functioning as Aperitif, cocktail reception, year end party, birthday, or after wedding party, etc. The exhilarating indoor area or lounge is well-equipped with high-quality imported furniture featuring high tables and comfortable sofas, which can accommodate up to 100 people. This venue also features an indoor restaurant, named Vigor Dining club where you can freely savor seafood and steak in an incredibly romantic and luxurious setting.
- Address: AB Tower, 76A Le Lai street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh city
- Contact: 0287 300 4554 or 0938 822 838
- Website: http://chillsaigon.com/
2 - Social Club Saigon
Social Club Saigon - Source: @socialclubsgn1
The Social Club Rooftop Bar is ranked among the best rooftop bars in Saigon with unique features which can not be found anywhere else in the vibrant city. It features a myriad of seating options for comfort and relaxation with standing tables and comfortable armchairs, from which you can have an iconic rooftop city view. The inviting ambience of the restaurant’s space combined with the melodic music seem to create a kind of sunset vibes.
Especially, on the right side of the Saigon rooftop bar is the highest rooftop infinity pool with clear cool water shimmering under the sparkling sun. In addition, The Social Club also connected to Centec Tower via an amazing one-of-a-kind glass suspension bridge, which is suitable for those who are looking for something truly impressive. The finest 5-star service and extensive menu, especially a well-rounded cocktail list inspired by the skillful bartenders of rooftop decors make the famous brand of this glitzy bar.
- Address: Hotel des Arts Saigon, No.76 - 78 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai street, District 3
- Contact: 0283 989 8888
- Website: https://www.hoteldesartssaigon.com/
3 - Air 360 - among top best rooftop bars in Saigon
Air 360 Sky Lounge is absolutely in the top list of the best spots in Saigon for lounging and open-air drinking. It is the harmonious combination of top-notches from vibrant music, fancy design, cooling atmosphere to the professional services lying in each corner. Air 360 provides an open space 360 degree view of the city, particularly Ben Thanh market, Opera House, Bach Dang wharf, and extraordinary Bitexco.
This stunning rooftop bar in Saigon is embellished with a splendid design with a wealth of glittering lights, perfect setting for check-in. You can find an infinity pool right outside the bar, which can be an ideal place for enjoying cool drinks and indulging in the lively tunes. In addition, there are VIP rooms here with cozy and quiet space, perfect for organizing events or reception. From 9pm onward, you can immerse in the exhilarating atmosphere of EDM music with impressive performances of prominent singers and DJs.
- Address: Ben Thanh Tower, No.136-138 Le Thi Hong Gam street, District 1
- Contact: 0974 587 788
- Website: http://airsaigon.vn/
4 - Glow Rooftop Lounge - one of the best rooftop bars in Saigon with stunning view
Glow Rooftop Lounge - Source: vietcetera.com
Covering a large area of the rooftop, Glow Rooftop Bar comes with a cool bar with 360 degree fantastic view of the city. It features a large, illuminated staircase and spacious terrace. The beach club atmosphere with many tropical trees, spacious dancefloor, cool back-and-white furnishing and a fully-stocked bar is really popular amongst expats and trendy locals. The signature drink must be a classic cocktail, ranging from mojitos, whisky sour, and old fashion with a price around $12.
- Address: President Place Building, No.93 Nguyen Du street, District 1
- Contact: 0938 874 569
5 - Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar
The ten-floor Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar was voted as “the most famous rooftop bars in Saigon” and listed in the top 10 entertainment spots in the city that should not be missed. It is an iconic space to unwind your mind in relaxing music and cool drinks in the splendid sunset views. The glitzy bar offers unrivaled vista of the city, especially Lam Son Square below and the Notre Dame Cathedral to the west. The 60 year-old rooftop bar has pretty simple but old-style rustic decors with black-and-white caro floor tiles, large wooden chairs and tables on the main terrace and the balconies surrounding the bar. The extensive menu is a highlight of the bar including its own brewed beer, well-crafted signature cocktails, sliders, platters and snacks, classic bar bites and many other Vietnamese specialities.
- Address: No.19 Lam Son Square, District 1
- Contact: 0838 241 234
- Fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/saigonsaigonrooftopbar/
6 - Skyxx - one of most ideal rooftop bars in Saigon
Skyxx rooftop bar - Source: thegrapevyne
Opened in early 2018, SKYXX is an ideal rooftop bar in Saigon for party-goers, nightlife lovers, and thrill-seekers. It consists of an indoor lounge and outdoor terrace garden, which spans more than 1,500m2 and can accommodate up to 1,000 standing guests at the same time. The open-air terrace of this rooftop bar in Saigon comes with a vibrant atmosphere and features lounge sofas, bar stools, and lighted palm trees surrounding an illuminated bar. At the trendy lounge, you can enjoy refined wines, bottle service and a selection of craft cocktails whose names are based on presentation and ingredients. For those who would like secluded space or private parties, two smaller inside bars are ready for you, which provides you with a more intimate setting.
- Address: Deutsches Haus, No.33 Le Duan street, Ben Nghe ward, District 1
- Contact: 0906 693 138
- Website: https://skyxx.vn/#home
7 - The Lighthouse - one of top rooftop bars in Saigon
The Lighthouse Saigon is situated right in the heart of District 1 with a very broad view of skyscrapers and streets in the vibrant city. Guests will feel incredibly relaxed and comfortable once coming into the bar whose architecture is really environmentally friendly with green vibes on the ceiling and some corners. The main material of this bar is wood, combined with the deep brown color of sofas and window frames, which create a modern but cozy space. Surrounding Saigon rooftop bar is the system of decorative light, which makes the bar more splendid and shimmering at night. The Lighthouse offers a very extensive menu with a wide array of cool drinks ranging from linquers, wine, soda, whiskies, Vodka, Gin, Rum, and other bottle services.
- Address: No.104 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia street, District 1
- Contact: 0901 441 955
- Website: https://thelighthousesaigon.com/#summary
8 - Broma: Not a bar - one of the most unique rooftop bars in Saigon
Broma: Not a bar Saigon - Source: @broma.not.a.bar
Broma: Not a Bar is located near the Saigon river and overlooks vibrant Nguyen Hue pedestrian street. It features the double-decker rooftop setup separating from the main area and the outstanding in-floor 3-meter fluorescent fish tank. The bar serves signature cocktails which can be whipped up upon customers’ requests. In addition, you can enjoy Eatern and Western cuisine as well as the “heaven” of beer with more than 30 quality brews. Live musical performances are played at this rooftop bar in Saigon throughout the week with different themes and ambiences such as Acoustic & Open Mic (on Tuesday), Saigon Celebration of Cool Talented Women (on Wednesday), Jazz night (on Thursday) and lively Djs music every weekend.
- Address: No.41 Nguyen Hue street, ward 4, Ben Nghe ward, District 1
- Contact: 0283 823 6838
- Fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/broma.not.a.bar/
9 - Above Sky Bar - Liberty Central Saigon Citypoint
This is one of the tallest rooftop bars in Saigon The chic and modern Above Sky Bar in Saigon is located on the 19th floor of the magnificent Liberty Central Saigon Citypoint in the heart of the city. The terrace of the bar offers a fabulous, panoramic vista of the Saigon skyline and People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh city. This rooftop bar in Saigon has a stylish setting with comfortable lounge sofas and a long stretch of bar stools at the edge. It features the fantastic Saigon infinity rooftop pool, perfect for soaking up and enjoying great signature cocktails/ beer in the nice, soft lounge vibe. The innovative selection of high-end spirits, fine wines, signature cocktails or draught beers will satisfy you.
- Address: No.59 - 61 Pasteur street, Ben Nghe ward, District 1
- Contact: 0283 822 5678
- Fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/aboveskybarsaigon/
10 - M Bar - one of ionic rooftop bars in Saigon offering a retro vibe
M bar Saigon - Source: @hotelmajesticsaigon
M.Bar is located on the 8th floor of luxurious hotel - Majestic, offering 360 degree views of the Saigon river. It has a typical Retro and Vintage architectural style, which recreates the magnificent Saigon city in the early 20th century. The space is designed elegantly and charmingly with state-of-art sound and light system in the black-and-white background and the unique, classic floor tiles with sophisticated patterns. The Majestic hotel Saigon rooftop bar serves scrumptious regional specialities, European - Asian cuisines, a full range of high-class wines and specially signature cocktails. The most prominent ones must be Majestic 1925 made by the one-of-its-kind recipe by the hotel Majestic and Happy Saigon.
- Address: No.01 Dong Khoi street, Ben Nghe ward, District 1
- Contact: 0283 829 5517
- Website: http://majesticsaigon.com/m-bar/
11 - SOHY Bar & Restaurant
Located on the 25th, 26th and 27th floor of Centec Tower, this is one of the best rooftop bars in Saigon offering the stunning views of the beautiful city. The “open-air playground in the sky” of SOHY was designed by famous Japanese architectural firm, Super Potato, the world’s famous space design, especially hotels and bars. You can relax and enjoy the ultimate comfort in an open-air champagne garden or an elegant cigar lounge which are charmingly decorated with glittering warm golden light systems. This Saigon sky bar has a relatively extensive menu with a wide range of food and drink and the high-quality service satisfies even the most fastidious guests.
With a total area of more than 1,000m2, SOHY impresses guests by its distinctive design and concept.
- Address: Centec Tower, No.72-74 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai street, ward 6, District 3
- Contact: 0907 878 778
- Fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/sohy.saigon/
12 - Shri Restaurant & Lounge - top rooftop bars in Saigon
Shri Restaurant & Lounge Saigon - Source: @shri.skydining
Opened in February, 2010, Shri Restaurant & Lounge is located on the 23rd floor of the Centec Tower. It offers unparalleled broad vistas of the entire city from every table in the restaurant. The outdoor lounge is perfect for enjoying food and drink as well as immersing in the tranquil atmosphere, especially in the late afternoon or at night when the space becomes glorious with warm yellow lights.
A romantic date with splendid candles and the table of delectable dishes is an ideal option in Shri Restaurant & Lounge. The menu at this rooftop bar in Saigon consists of a wide variety of dishes with modern European styled starters, main and desserts together with a wide selection of salads and grills. Normally at the weekend, guests coming here have a chance to immerse their souls in melodious music and tunes in the impressive background.
- Address: Centec Tower, no.72-74 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai street, ward 6, District 3
- Contact: 0933 711 833
- Fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/shri.skydining
13 - Rooftop Garden Bar
Rooftop Garden Bar Saigon - Source: saigondautu.com
Located on the 5th floor of the leading luxurious hotel of Rex Hotel Saigon, Rooftop Garden Bar is considered one of the most luxurious rooftop bars in Saigon. It is also known as “One of the best bars of SouthEast Asia '' by the Newsweek Magazine in 1996 and “one of 1,000 must-visit places before dying” by Patricia Schultz, an American travel writer. The bar used to be a familiar spot for many American officials and journalists during the war in the 1970s. Until now, the scene of the old rooftop garden bar still remains untouched with the statues of elephants and the rotating golden crown, which bring back the beautiful memories of the guests once visiting this Saigon rooftop bar.
The diverse menu ranges from traditional Vietnamese dishes to sophisticated Chinese ones, cooked by professional and skillful chefs. The authentic dishes are also meticulously garnished to express the bold “colors'' of the country from which the dishes originate. The rooftop bar is also famous for the world’s well-known cocktails which have won honorable prizes in high-class cocktails bartending contests, typically Five O’Clock Follies, Rex Spirit, Miss Saigon, I love Saigon, and Outspace Saigon, etc.
- Address: No.141 Nguyen Hue street, Ben Nghe ward, District 1
- Contact: 0838 292 185
14 - The view rooftop bar - one of the best rooftop bars in Saigon
Located on the 9th floor of Duc Vuong hotel in the heart of the Saigon Backpacker Area. It has a nice view of the city with cityscape and skyscrapers from the famous Bui Vien street. You will be overwhelmed by the charm and splendor of the inner space of the bar with fabric heart-shaped lanterns in red color hung on the green trees and around the staircase leading to the spacious rooftop are also decorated with glorious lotus lanterns. Besides, this Saigon sky bar seems to be a miniature of Hoi An Ancient Town with countless traditional bamboo lanterns which illuminate at night, reflecting warm light on wooden tables and luxurious leather sofas.
You will have a sense of true relaxation when immersing in the green spaces with a large number of trees, plants, and vines. It impresses guests by its extremely extensive collection of drinks with around 200 drinks. In addition, the rooftop bar also serves delicious food with about 100 delicacies from Vietnam, Thai and Western countries.
- Address: No.195 Bui Vien street, Pham Ngu Lao ward, District 1
- Contact: 0936 363 505
- Fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/TheViewRooftopBar/
15 - Twilight rooftop in Saigon
Twilight Rooftop Saigon - Source: @reviewhomestay
Twilight rooftop is located on the 6th floor of the building in the narrow hamlet on Bach Dang street, offering the broad view of Landmark 81 and the city. The decor of the bar is relatively simple but still attracts guests to come because of its extremely stunning view of the city, especially at glorious sunset, which may be the origin of its name. The Twilight rooftop bar in Saigon serves beers and cocktails, accompanied with mouth-watering desserts and snacks such as some kinds of beer (well-crafted beers, bottled beers), and cocktails (strawberry Gin Tonic, Mojito, Black Russxa, etc. ). There is Acoustic music on every Saturday and free Tarot on every Tuesday. Twilight is an ideal place for couples and a group of close friends to “escape” from the hectic life and unwind their minds in the relaxing ambience.
- Address: No.72/6 Bach Dag street, ward 24, Binh Thanh district
- Contact: 0867 189 901
- Fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/changvangrooftop/
The top 15 best rooftop bars in Saigon with luxurious design, unique features, and their own fascinating stories behind the drinks or foods won’t surely let you down, but give you memorable moments. Wish you an fulfilling and exhilarating trip to Vietnam in general and Ho Chi Minh city in particular in the coming time!