Need to relax after a long day in the heat? Chilling out on a lovely rooftop terrace is the perfect way to spend a summer’s evening in Madrid!
Summer in Madrid can be hot during the day, with temperatures reaching 100°F (38°C). But by night, the city is the perfect temperature – and its residents know how to take advantage of Madrid’s lovely summer nights.
Each summer, rooftop terraces open all around the city and offer locals and visitors a great vantage point to take in some of the amazing views in Madrid. From modern cocktail bars to exclusive dining under the stars, take a look at these five amazing rooftop terraces in Madrid.
Photo Credit: Jim Anzalone
1. The Roof at Hotel Me
Located in the hip Santa Ana Square, the Hotel Me offers a rooftop terrace with spectacular views of the city. Both hotel guests and the public can enjoy the delicious cocktails and comfortable chill out vibe.
Address: Plaza Santa Ana
2. The Terrace at Madrid Casino
For one of the most exclusive and romantic rooftop terraces, head to the historic Madrid Casino on Calle Alcalá. Here, you can dine under the stars and enjoy the food of one of the city’s most spectacular chefs, Paco Roncero – an experience you won’t soon forget!
Address: Calle Alcalá, 15
3. La Terraza del Urban at the Hotel Urban
One of the most elegant rooftop terraces in Madrid is called La Terraza del Urban, located at the five star Hotel Urban. Opening each night around 8:00 p.m., the terrace offers tempting food and drinks with wonderful views of the city, a perfect way to spend an evening relaxing in Madrid.
Address: Carrera de San Jerónimo, 34
4. La Terraza de Óscar at Room Mate Óscar
Located on the eighth floor of the exclusive Room Mate Óscar, La Terraza de Óscar is an urban oasis where you can spend the night enjoying delicious cocktails, mixed drinks, and music. Go in the early evening to get a good spot and see a dreamy Madrid sunset.
Address: Plaza Vázquez de Mella, 12
The rooftop terrace at Room Mate Óscar is inviting and comfortable! Photo credit: Jason Paris
5. Ático de las Letras at Hotel de las Letras
Practically hidden on busy Gran Vía, Hotel de las Letras is home to one of Madrid’s best rooftop terraces. Known for its great mojitos, gin tonics, and a fantastic menu for late night dining, Ático de las Letras is the place to be this summer.
Address: Gran Vía, 11
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Lauren grew up in an Italian-American family where 3-hour meals were the norm. After 10 years in the restaurant industry, she moved to Spain where she launched her popular Spanish food blog, Spanish Sabores, and soon after led groups on the first Devour Madrid food tours.