Summer is an excellent time to take advantage of Wellington’s rooftops, against the backdrop of the city skyline, with epic views. So, whether you’re seeking to sip cocktails in the sun, to indulge on delicious meals at nightfall, or just hangout with friends…these iconic Wellington rooftops are the places to beat.
This rooftop is one of the best summer activities and one of the best romantic dining places in Wellington. With a lush green rooftop haven, relax on quirky furniture, order margaritas, and take in the sunset views…you’ll be in your element.
📍 166 Willis Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
2. ABV Rooftop
This 5-star reviewed elegant cocktail bar is an excellent place to relax after a long week. Why not get dressed up, unwind to the tunes, with world-class views of Wellington, topped with tasty cuisine and a range of beverages, from unique cocktails to delicious beers. Indeed, makes a romantic evening.
📍 69-71 Courtenay Place, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Another one of the greatest rooftops to hangout at this summer in Wellington. Hidden above the city with surreal views afar, you’ll find Wellington’s first container bar. Opt to order creative cocktails and famous frozen daiquiris, dive into burgers and fried chicken, unwind to music, and much more. Certainly, you’ll have a spectacular time, day or night.
📍 54 Taranaki Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Chillout in a greenery setting in this small but cosy craft beer garden. Ideal for a group of friends catching up over shared platters like loaded fries, salt & pepper squid, and more…paired with a cold one. Certainly, the perfect summer hangout.
📍 13 Pirie Street, Mount Victoria, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
5. Bethel Woods
A quirky music bar for an OTT American burger combined with creative alcoholic beverages. Known for scrumptious slow-cooked meats and refreshing beers on tap…you won’t be disappointed. Indeed, an ideal place to socialise at the weekends.
📍 73 The Terrace, Wellington Central, Wellington 6011, New Zealand