The Best Rooftop Terraces in Malaga

Malaga is trendy. The friendly Mediterranean city includes in its naturally wide range of nightlife another very attractive feature for urban visitors and residents who love to enjoy the city in summer: Rooftop Terraces.

As you will discover, having a drink at sunset on a terrace overlooking the city is another of the pleasures that offers Malaga. We invite you for a stroll, discovering the best terraces overlooking Malaga.

The Best Rooftop Terraces in Malaga

La Terraza de la Aduana

Only recently have we discovered this real gem with breathtaking views, located on the rooftop of the renovated Palacio de la Aduana, an 18th century building in the heart of the old town, which now houses the Museum of Malaga.


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Molina Lario Piscina Lounge


Rooftop Terraces in Malaga


On the eighth floor of the Hotel Molina Lario is located Piscina Lounge. This terrace is divided into three levels with fantastic views over the city and harbour. The hotel is located very centrally.

Address: Hotel Molina Lario. Calle Molina Lario 22.

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Opening Times: Open from May 24th until late September. From Thursday to Saturday from 9:30 pm to 2:30 am. In July and August open daily.

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Terrace of the Hotel AC Malaga Palacio


Hotel AC Málaga Palacio


Located just a few metres from the previous hotel in an equally lovely location is situated the Hotel AC Malaga Palacio.

Customers from 35 to 50 years, especially Spaniards and many locals from Malaga. As the terrace is open all day, there is a very varied ambience.


Address: Hotel AC Malaga Palacio, Calle Cortina del Muelle 1

Terraza AC Malaga Palacio


Opening Times: The glassed area is open all year, the pool area when the weather is nice. Open from noon until 1 am. Thursday, Friday and Saturday open until 4 am.

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San Telmo terrace


Rooftop Terraces in Malaga

The roof of the Oasis Hostel houses the Oasis Lounge, a terrace with young and middle-aged clientele, many of them foreigners and hostel guests.

During the week it is quite lively at the ‘afterwork’ with professionals and young executives. There are live performances of jazz and flamenco, exhibitions and other activities.

Address: Roof of the Oasis Hostel Malaga. Calle San Telmo, 14.

Timetable: From 9 am to 2 pm and 3.30 pm to midnight. From Thursday to Saturday open until 3:30 am.


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Terrace of the Hotel Larios (Room Mate)


Rooftop Terraces in MalagaThe terrace of this hotel is located in the heart of the historic centre of Malaga in the famous Larios street. There is a diverse environment and it is one of the best places in town for a drink.

Address: Marques de Larios, 2.

Timetable: In spring Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6 pm to 1 am: Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 6 pm to 2 am. Sundays and Mondays closed. In summer the terrace opens every day from 8 pm to 2 am.

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Terrace of the Hotel Sallés Malaga-Centre


Rooftop Terraces in Malaga


Spacious terrace of this hotel located next to the Guadalmedina River, just meters from the historic centre. There is a lively atmosphere, with clients from 30 years, both foreign and Spanish.


Address: Calle Marmoles, 6.

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Timetable: In Spring from 12 midday to 8 pm, Fridays and Saturdays until 12 midnight. In summer from 12 to 2 am.


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Terrace of the Alcazaba Premium Hostel


Rooftop Terraces in Malaga


With spectacular views of the Alcazaba and the Roman Theatre, this terrace is located on the fourth floor of a hostel for Budget Travellers. However, the terrace surprises with elaborate cocktails.



alcazaba-premium-hostel terraza de la alcazabaAddress: Calle Alcazabilla, 12,


Timetable: Sunday to Wednesday from 4 pm to midnight and Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 4 pm to 2.30 am.


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Terrace Soho Bahia Hotel


Rooftop Terraces in MalagaLocated on the eighth floor of the Hotel Bahia Malaga, the terrace offers a privileged view of the city centre as well as cocktails, tapas, salads and snacks at an affordable price.

Address: Hotel Sercotel Bahia Malaga, Calle Somera, 8

Timetable: From 11 am to 2 am.


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Terrace Parador de Gibralfaro


Terraza del Parador GibralfaroA few minutes from the centre is situated the terrace of the Hotel Parador de Gibralfaro, located on Mount Gibralfaro, opposite the Alcazaba, offering a spectacular view over the city and the bay.

On Friday and Saturday there is live music from 10:30 pm. Customers are middle age around 40, half foreigners, half Spanish.

Address: Castillo de Gibralfaro

Timetable: Open every day from 11 am until 2 in the morning.

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Terrace Lob at El Corte Inglés


Rooftop Terraces in Malaga

After doing the shopping in El Cortes Inglés maybe you would like to have some Tapas and enjoy a drink with a view? Go up to the 6th floor to Gourmet Experience.

The location presents an avant-garde and innovative concept that allows enjoying different types of cuisine in one place, while the customer can observe how the dishes are made. On the panoramic terrace, the Lob Terrace, is available an extensive menu of cocktails and drinks. There is usually quite often live music.

Address: Avenida de Andalucía, 4 y 6

Timetable: From 10 am to 12 am, from Sunday to Thursday (Sundays and public holidays they open at 12 pm), and on Fridays and Saturdays, from 10 am to 2 in the morning. This August they will keep this schedule every day.


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Burger King Terrace


If you are going or coming back from downtown Malaga by car, this can be a refreshing alternative if you want to enjoy a terrace with sea breezes and eat something without the hubbub of the centre.

Address: Calle Pacifico 15

Opening hours: 12:30 am to 12:00 pm.


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Route of Roof Top Terraces in Malaga

Ruta Terrazas con Vistas


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