European Hotel Terraces With Beautiful Views

By Olivia Emily

2 years ago

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What better than a cool glass of wine or a fruity cocktail as you watch the sunset from a beautiful summer terrace? Whether it’s cityscapes, beautiful sea views, or old towns, Europe has it all. If you’re heading to the continent this summer – or winter – or you’re just on the hunt for magnificent views, here are some European hotel terraces with gorgeous views to daydream about. 

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European Hotel Terraces With Beautiful Views

Best Terrace For: Azure Ocean View

Villa Treville – Positano, Italy

terrace with sofas overlooking blue sea

(c) Dan Kullberg

Directly overlooking the azure waters of the Amalfi Coast, the Moroccan-inspired terrace at Bianca Bar is the perfect position from which to watch a romantic sunset behind limestone cliffs, cocktail in hand. Previously the residence of eccentric Italian Opera Director Franco Zefirelli, Villa Treville offers old world glamour alongside private sun loungers and plunge pools.

Best Terrace For: A Breath of Fresh Air

The Chedi Andermatt – Switzerland

The Chedi Andermatt Entry

(c) Sven Piek

Tucked in the heart of the Swiss Alps, The Chedi Andermatt’s terrace at the Courtyard offers stunning views of Gemsstock mountain, with some of the cleanest air on Earth. Guests can enjoy the serenity of the mountains, fill their lungs with freshness, and wind down in the calm atmosphere, cocktail in hand, throughout summer and winter. 

Best Terrace For: Nightlife

Hard Rock Hotel – Budapest, Hungary

roxy terrace at hard rock hotel budapest at dusk

Located at the heart of Budapest’s Broadway, Hard Rock Hotel Budapest’s Roxy bar offers an exclusive selection of signature cocktails to enjoy above the bright lights of Budapest. The rooftop bar offers the perfect blend of chilled beats and an electric atmosphere, the perfect place to start the night before heading off toward the world-famous ruin bars. 

Best Terrace For: Marina Views

Zuma Ibiza at the Ibiza Gran Hotel – Balearic Islands, Spain

zuma ibiza terrace at the ibiza gran hotel

Bringing contemporary Japanese cuisine to the White Isle, this year-long pop-up rooftop terrace has high-quality cuisine and cocktails, with unmatched views of the skyline, and a front-row ticket to Ibiza’s old town. With a resident DJ, this is the ideal terrace to soak up music and atmosphere on long Balearic nights.

Best Terrace For: Eternal City Scape

Hotel de la Ville – Rome, Italy

the terrace at Hotel de la Ville in Rome at sunset

A lively 18th-century palazzo, Hotel de la Ville’s sweeping city views are postcard perfect. Cielo Bar, relatively serene above Rome’s buzzing centre, is a glamorous hotspot from which to admire the historic skyline, freshly prepared drink in hand.

Best Terrace For: A View of Rolling Hills

ROKA Mallorca at the Cap Vermell Grand Hotel – Balearic Islands, Spain

ROKA Mallorca summer terrace at the Cap Vermell Grand Hotel

Set in the hills of Mallorca, ROKA Mallorca returns to Cap Vermell Grand Hotel for a summer of feasting. With views over the rolling Mallorcan hills, the outside restaurant has picture perfect views, perfect to soak up while feasting on ROKA’s signature robata grill and sipping creative cocktails. 

Best Terrace For: Contemporary Chic

Radio Rooftop at ME Milan Il Duca – Italy

ME Milan Il Duca Radio Rooftop at dusk

This design-oriented hotel – ME Milan Il Duca, in the heart of Milan – has a cosmopolitan ambience, with contemporary rooms and suites kitted out with state-of-the-art technology. Located on the tenth floor, Radio Rooftop lights up the sky. This day-to-night, high-energy rooftop cocktail lounge offers incredible views over the city, split into two dual-aspect lounges and two outdoor terraces, with food inspired by global rooftop bars in New York and London, and the beaches of Ibiza and Miami. A cozy, intimate, relaxed place by day, as the evening progresses the buzz kicks in and the venue becomes a glamorous hangout. 

Featured Image: Hotel de la Ville, Rome


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