A Toast to Luxury: Phuket’s Top 6 Elite Rooftop Bars in 2024

Phuket is one of the most visited tropical destinations in the world. In 2022 alone, this island in southern Thailand was reported to have a staggering  9,260,657 local and foreign tourists, with 2023 predictions of 12 million.

Renowned for its stunning beaches lining the Andaman Sea, vibrant nightlife, street food, and night markets, Phuket has long been a favorite destination for partygoers from all corners of the world.

Unsurprisingly, the trend of elite rooftop bars and restaurants on the island has grown fast. You’ll find one that suits your fancy in almost every corner: from romantic bars and restaurants that offer breathtaking views to party spots with live music and intimate decks that exude exclusivity, Phuket’s high-end rooftop bars are the best places to embrace the gorgeous Andaman Sea sunset and begin the island’s vibrant nightlife scene.

We’ve curated 6 of the most luxurious rooftop bars and restaurants in Phuket, with each boasting impressive selections of spirits, world-class cuisine, and of course, undeniable views that take your breath away.

6 Must-try Elite Rooftop Bars in Phuket this 2024

Here are 6 A-list rooftop bars and restaurants you need to experience on your next visit to the island paradise:

1. Akoya Star Lounge 

Photo: V Villas Phuket

Located at V Villas Phuket by MGallery, Akoya Star Lounge is a stunning rooftop bar with impressive views of the Andaman Sea and the nearby islands. Tucked away on a secluded cove in the southeastern area of Phuket, Akoya offers a good variety of drinks, from wines to champagnes, and chilled cold beers, complemented with an exquisite tapas-inspired menu.

But what makes this exclusive rooftop bar truly upscale is the minimum spend of 2,354 Baht per person, which fosters an intimate experience for discerning travelers.

2. Vanilla Sky Bar and GastroPub

Photo: Vanilla Sky Bar & Gastro Pub

Vanilla Sky Bar and Gastro Pub is found in the famed Cape Sienna Hotel, boasting unobstructed 180-degree views of the bay. Rayee Beach stretches out to the left and Kamala is to the right, providing partygoers with one of the best sunset views on the island.

Adding to its charm is its innovative cocktail menu, with highly-coveted Belgian draught beer and indulgent cocktails.

3. Baba Nest

Photo: Baba Phuket

Baba Nest at Panwa Beach is hands down one of the island’s premier rooftop bars. Located within the stunning Sri Panwa Villa Hotel, it offers a distinct wrap-around infinity pool with 360-degree views of the Andaman Sea.

Stylish, romantic, and serene, guests will feel like they’re in the middle of the ocean with the seamless perception of the infinity pool merging with the vast Sea. Moreover, this luxurious oasis presents Mexican-inspired bar bites complemented by an impressive cocktail and wine menu.

4. Reflections Rooftop Bar

Photo: Reflections Phuket

Next on our elite list is the infinity-edged terrace of Reflections Rooftop Bar located at The Nai Harn Hotel. With a stunning hillside location, this luxurious bar offers one of the most beautiful views of the Andaman while offering signature cocktails and tapas.

An exclusive tropical sanctuary, the bar shares the rooftop space with Hansha, a sushi and sashimi bar, elevating the dining experience of enthusiasts and patrons.

5. The Rooftop at House Layan

Photo: Phuket 101

This cozy rooftop bar is perfect for the sophisticated traveler seeking relaxation, epic views, an elegant cocktail lounge with cigars, and an impressive menu.

Located at Beach House Layan, known as “Three “evels. One destination,” the b”r is located on the 3rd level after the pool bar and Zuma restaurant. It is renowned for its cabanas, comfy lounge chairs, and edge water features that has panoramic vistas of the Andaman.

6. Sizzle Rooftop Bar and Resto

Photo: Tripadvisor

Wrapping up our top 6 list of elite rooftop bars in Phuket in 2024 is Sizzle Rooftop Bar and Resto, dubbed as a sensational dining venue surrounded by gorgeous panoramic views of the Andaman. With sunset, sea, and cityscape views, this is the spot for anyone looking for an unforgettable dining experience.

Famous for their Wagyu, Pacific Rim shellfish, grilled Black Angus steak, and offering an ocean-to-table experience, this rooftop bar, and resto at the luxurious Avista Hideaway Phuket Patong is one of the best options that perfectly blend opulent dining and handcrafted cocktails in one place.


Whether you’re a fiyou’reme or seasoned Phuket traveler, these 6 elite rooftop bars and restaurants will undoubtedly deliver unforgettable sunsets, drinks, and dining experiences for you and your loved ones.

From choosing Sizzle Rooftop Bar for its cuisine offerings to lounging at sunset at Akoya’s excAkoya’sspot to Baba Nest’s chicNest’snce, and non-alcoholic options at Reflections Rooftop Bar, there’s onethere’sery craving and preference.

A word of caution, though: these spots fill up fast, so reservations are a must to ensure your rooftop bar and restaurant experience in Phuket is smooth sailing and absolutely breathtaking.


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