What better way to make the most of these balmy summer evenings than cocktails with a view? Soak in the sunshine and spectacular scenes at these Perth rooftop bars:

The Claremont Hotel – Claremont

After an impressive renovation, The Claremont Hotel’s upstairs cocktail terrace is the latest addition to Perth’s rooftop bar scene. The stunning venue offers an extensive selection of cocktails, WA wines and beers, a local-inspired menu (and a roving cheese trolley!).

Terrarium – Perth

Terrarium is a lush oasis serving up creative cocktails and high-quality spirits. Located in the CBD, this bar is perfect for a cheeky after-work drink (or two) to enjoy the last of the summer sunshine.

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AGWA Rooftop Bar – Perth

Art, entertainment, views, and cocktails…what more could you ask for? AGWA’s vibrant rooftop bar has it all – city skyline views, a sculpture park, live entertainment and a WA-inspired food and drink menu.

Rooftop at QT – Perth

If you’re looking for spectacular city views and a lively atmosphere, QT Hotel’s rooftop bar is arguably one of the best in town.

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Prince Lane – Perth

Prince Lane offers an unbeatable summer session. With city views, an epic cocktail list and private Karaoke lounge, this bar is a must-visit destination.

The Aviary – Perth

The Aviary’s rooftop oasis is ideal for sundowner parties with a view. Head down for their RnB Friday sessions to enjoy some great beats and cocktails with the city as a backdrop.

The Standard – Northbridge

A cool, laidback venue, head to The Upper Deck at The Standard for city views, cocktails, and sunshine.

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Henry’s Rooftop – Elizabeth Quay

Henry’s Rooftop is an atmospheric bar serving up more than great cocktails – boasting sky-high views of the stunning Elizabeth Quay.

Hello Rooftop – Northbridge

The Rechabite is a cool, multi-level venue worth exploring, but for colourful cocktails, music and city lights, head upstairs to Hello Rooftop Bar.

Aurora Rooftop Bar at the Melbourne Hotel – Perth

With house-made gin, an indoor lounge and outdoor terrace with city views, Aurora needs to be on your list for Perth rooftop bars.

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Mechanics Institute – Northbridge

Mechanics Institute is, in fact, an institution in Perth’s bar scene. An al fresco roof deck with exceptional cocktails, music and views, make this small bar the perfect summer hangout.

18 Knots – Perth

There’s no better place for a summer session than somewhere 18 floors high and overlooking the water…which is exactly what Perth rooftop bar 18 Knots has to offer.

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Tiki as FK – Northbridge

As fun as its name suggests, Tiki as FK’s 60s-inspired bar has epic city views, elaborate tropical cocktails and some delicious bar bites.

Songbird– Elizabeth Quay

A venue unlike any other in Perth, Songbird’s rooftop bar offers spectacular panoramic views of the Swan River, Elizabeth Quay and city. With an elegant cocktail list, local-inspired menu and indoor-outdoor seating, this bar provides an unmatched dining experience.

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Image credit: The Ritz Carlton

If you need more bar-inspo, check out our guide to Perth’s best bar crawl stops.