Lisbon is located across seven sprawling hills, and is a fascinating city, with a long and interesting history. Famous for its tiled buildings, Pasteis de Belem and distinctive yellow trams, Lisbon offers travellers some of the most comfortable weather in Europe, with warm winters and mild summers.
Portugal’s coastal capital city offering visitors a never-ending list of cultural must-sees, from the imposing São Jorge Castle, to the incredible views from the Alfama district, and from the city’s Ponte 25 de Abril suspension bridge, to the iconic Time Out Lisbon. And if the city isn’t enough, located only 30 minutes outside of the city is the beachside town of Cascais, where you can sit back with an Aperol in hand, and the world-famous Sintra, where you can capture that perfect Instagram shot.
The capital city of Portugal is also home to some of the most amazing rooftop pools, some with rooftop bars to make your visit even more memorable, and some pools that are offer the most magical views of the city – you can thank us later!
Top 6 Rooftop Pools in Lisbon
HF Fénix Music Hotel
One for the music lover in your life; the HF Fénix Music hotel was born to provide all its guests with a musical experience right in the heart of Lisbon. This hotel is unique, and combines music and style, within their oasis overlooking the city. On the top floor you will find an outdoor swimming pool, a terrace and a garden, where you can swim under the sky of Lisbon
EPIC SANA Lisboa Hotel
The rooftop pool at The Epic Sana Lisboa is one of the coolest pools we’ve ever seen, and offers guests some of the most amazing views across the city. Located on the ninth floor, the EPIC Sana Lisboa hotel infinity pool is most stunning at sunset, when you can grab yourself a drink from the rooftop bar, and admire the golden glow. Also within the hotel, downstairs you’ll find a large indoor pool complete with fountains and relaxation area.
PortoBay offers a slightly smaller pool than EPIC, but the views are just as amazing. The rooftop plunge pool is small but worthy, and the terrace also has sun loungers for five people. The rooftop area provides a tranquil space for guests to relax after a long day exploring Lisbon. And the hotel is also beautiful, with an emphasis on homely interiors and excellent service. PortoBay Marquês is an excellent base for those seeking well-being and comfort in the heart of the city.
NH Collection Lisboa Liberdade
Another gem in Lisbon, NH Collection Lisbon Liberdade is a stunning hotel, located close to the main tourist spots in the city, on Avenida de Liberdade, one of the most famous streets in Lisbon, due to it’s designer shops, trendy cafes and tree-lined avenue. The hotel’s rooftop pool on the 11th floor, with bar and terrace offers hotel guests the opportunity to unwind in the evening with a tasty cocktail.
Memmo Alfama Hotel Lisboa
Memmo Alfama hotel was surprisingly once a shoe polish factory but today is a stylish hotel located around the corner from São Jorge Castle and the River Tagus. The hotel’s unique selling point is their amazing rooftop pool which offers tourists the most amazing views across the city. The sleek decor, bold street art and amazing terrace pool bar make this Lisbon top of our list.
Jupiter Lisboa Hotel
Jupiter Lisboa is a new hotel in the city of Lisbon, and is perfectly located between Saldanha and Campo Pequeno, featuring a panoramic rooftop with two gorgeous outdoor swimming pools. The hotel also has a wonderful spa and a famous Portuguese restaurant. This hotel is the more family friendly option if you are travelling with children.
Altis Belém Hotel & Spa
And last, but not least, the stunning Altis Belém Hotel & Spa is a wonderful five-star hotel in Belem, Lisbon, and overlooks the iconic Tagus River. Here you can find the signature Restaurant Feitoria (One Michelin Star) and the Spa BSpa by Karin Herzog, with rooftop pool and bar offering panoramic views.