Stingaree Rooftop Oasis, 454 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA, 92101. +1 619 544 9500. San Diego rooftop oasis with a fire pit by your side and a cool breeze in your hair. Sunday & Monday closed. MAPLounge Six, 4th Floor, Hotel Solamar, 435 6th Avenue or 616 J Street, San Diego, CA 92101. +1 619 531 8744. Views aren't great, but the rooftop bar is a great place to crash with a few friends. JSix is unmarked on the outside of the hotel. Enter the main lobby and take the elevator on the left up to the 4th floor. This rooftop deck of Hotel Solamar is a tropical urban oasis with private cabanas and plush lounge chairs that surround the shimmering Shore Pool and overlook downtown San Diego and the bay. No cover charge. email . MAP
Float Rooftop Bar, Hard Rock Hotel, 207 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101. +1 619 764 6924. Daily 11am–2am (weather permitting). email . twitter . MAP
Altitude Sky Lounge, 22nd floor, Marriott San Diego Gaslamp Quarter, 660 K Street, San Diego. +1 619 446 6086. No cover. The hipster bar and lounge is 22 stories above San Diego, with a clear view toward Balboa Park, Mission Bay, Coronado and the Pacific Ocean. Petco Park's infield is also in view so you can watch the game while sipping on drinks. MAP
Level 9 Rooftop Bar, 9th floor, Hotel Indigo, 509 9th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101. +1 619 727 4000. San Diego rooftop terrace bar overlooks Petco Park. Savor a cocktail and the breathtaking views or just enjoy the firepit and reflective pool. MAP
Top of the Hyatt, 40th floor, Hyatt, 1 Market Place, (at Harbor Drive) San Diego, CA 92101. +1 619 232 1234. Floor-to-ceiling windows offer dramatic panoramic views of the city below, Coronado Island and beyond, creating the perfect setting to celebrate the sunset. MAP
Pool Bar and Grill, 4th floor, Hyatt, 1 Market Place (at Harbor Drive), San Diego, CA 92101. +1 619 232 1234. Seasonal. Starting Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend. Menu closed every Monday and Tuesday.
Top 600, Andaz Hotel, 600 F Street, Gaslight Quarter, San Diego, CA 92101. +1 619 814 1000. San Diego rooftop restaurant. Formerly Ivy Hotel. MAP
Summer Salt Pool Lounge, 4th floor, Palomar, 1047 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101. +1 619 299 BLUE (2583). +1 Gaslamp District. Stylish San Diego rooftop bar & lounge with poolside cabanas. Winter 12 noon-8pm. Else 12 noon-10pm. Kimpton. facebook . MAP
University Club Atop Symphony Towers, 34th floor, 750 B Street, San Diego, CA 92101. +1 619 234 5200. MAP
Rooftop, W San Diego Hotel, 421 West B Street, San Diego, CA 92101. +1 619 398 3042. Bar. Cabana rental. Mon to Thurs 3.30pm-1am. Fri 3.30pm-2am. Sat 11am-2am. Sun 11am-1am. Full service bar or bottle service. Smoking permitted. Starwood.
The Glass Door Restaurant/Bar, 4th floor, 1835 Columbia Street, Little Italy, San Diego, CA 92101. +1 619 564 3755. Rooftop marina view. Eat or drink. MAP
Bertrand at Mister A's, 12th floor, 2550 5th Avenue, Bankers Hill, San Diego, CA 92103. +1619 239 1377. Excellent. Views of San Diego Bay, Balboa Park, Coronado, Point Loma and even the world famous San Diego Zoo. MAP
Top of the Park Penthouse Restaurant, 7th floor, Inn at the Park, 525 Spruce Street, San Diego, CA 92103. +1 619 291 0999. Rooftop Restaurant. Panoramic views of the city, Harbor and Balboa Park. MAP
Firehouse Rooftop Patio, 722 Grand Ave, San Diego, CA 92109. +1 858 274 3100. Roof top patio with an ocean view. Mon to Wed 10am-12 midnight. Thurs & Fri 10am -2am. Sat 9am-2am. Sun 9am-12 midnight. La Jolla. MAP
Pacific Beach Ale House, 721 Grand Ave, San Diego, +1 858 581 2337. Next to the main lifeguard station, with indoor and outdoor seating on the first floor and upstairs a rooftop view of Grand Ave and the sand. La Jolla.
La Valencia's Sky Room, 1132 Prospect Street, La Jolla, +1 888 799 7118. La Valencia's Sky Room is for that special event. 180-degree view of the Pacific Ocean.
Ocean Terrace, Georges at the Cove, 1250 Prospect Street, La Jolla, CA 92037. +1 858 454 4244 Restaurant. email . MAP
Ocean Terrace Bar, Georges at the Cove, 1250 Prospect Street, La Jolla, CA 92037. +1 858 454 4244. Breathtaking ocean views.
The Marine Room, 2000 Spindrift Drive, La Jolla, Ca 92037. +1 866 644 2351 Unparalleled oceanfront views. North La Jolla. MAP
Sbicca, 215 15th Street, Del Mar, CA 92014. +1 858 481 1001 Breathtaking views of the Del Mar coast. Wonderful sunsets on the rooftop patio.
Vintana Wine and Dine, 3rd floor, Lexus Dealership, 1205 Auto Park Way, Escondido, CA 92029. +1 760 745 7777 Mon to Thurs, Sun 11.30am-9pm. Fri & Sat 11.30am-10pm.