From strolling through the living museum to shopping at Malioboro Street and dining in the sky with magnificent views, you will be mesmerized with all the things this relatively small yet bustling city has to offer. Witness the relaxed yet energetic vibe of Yogyakarta from a high altitude, while enjoying some great meals and beverages with a great company in some of these gorgeous rooftop spots.
Chadis Rooftop and Pool Bar
Chadis Rooftop and Pool Bar, located in Swiss-belboutique Yogyakarta Hotel, is one of the best places to observe the vibrant city from up top, while enjoying a range of light bites and refreshing drinks, including alcoholic beverages. This sophisticated spot is ready to keep you entertained with live music, followed by a resident DJ, every day until midnight.
Address: Swiss-belboutique Yogyakarta Hotel, Jl Jend. Sudirman No.69, Terban, Gondokousuman, Yogyakarta
Telephone: (+62 274) 2921 888
Located at the topmost floor of Galeria Mall is the elegant Canting Restaurant. The restaurant offers three sections where you can chill and dine while overlooking the spectacular city views during sunset: the indoor, semi-indoor and balcony sections. Enjoy an incredible array of dishes from seafood linguini to burgers, steak, chicken curry and many more here. Canting Restaurant is open after 5 pm onwards daily.
Address: Galeria Mall Rooftop, Jl. Jend. Sudirman No. 99-101, Terban, Gondokusuman, Yogyakarta
Telephone: (+62 274) 580 905
Enjoy incredible meals, while overlooking breathtaking views of the paddy fields in a calm and relaxing ambiance at Platinum Adisucipto. To add to a memorable dining experience, the rooftop restaurant features a glimmering pool, which makes Platinum Adisucipto an incredible place to spend the entire day with your loved ones at a high altitude.
Address: Jl. Raya Solo No.28, Sambelegi Kidul Maguwoharjo, Depok, Sleman
Telephone: (+62 274) 2802228
Nirvana Sky Lounge
Nirvana Sky Lounge, located on the 19th floor of Hotel Indoluxe, is one of the city’s favorite rooftop spots, especially since it is said to be one of the highest ones. On top of the stunning city skyline, Nirvana Sky Lounge offers an unparalleled view of Mount Merapi and features a sparkling swimming pool. Not only is this spot super fun and “Instagrammable”, but you also get to enjoy delicious meals and drinks at the open-air bar on the rooftop terrace too.
Address: Jl. Palagan Tentara Pelajar No. 106, Sariharjo, Ngaglik, Kabupaten Sleman, Yogyakarta
Telephone: (+62 274) 8722 388
Located at Ibis Styles Yogyakarta hotel, D’Skybar is a chic spot where you can indulge in scrumptious meals and drinks, with the magnificent cityscape as your backdrop, while basking in the city’s cool breeze. And the best part, you get to sip and dip in its fabulous pool as the sun dips on the horizon. Enjoy some tantalizing dishes such as fried calamari, chicken sandwich, pizzas, and salmon steak, accompanied with revitalizing beverages here.
Address: Hotel Ibis Styles, Jl Dagen No.109, Sosromenduran, Gedonog Tengen, Yogyakarta
Telephone: (+62 274) 588 889
What The Deck!
What The Deck! is one relaxed yet seriously stylish sky beer garden. You’ll find it in the rooftop of PORTA by The Ambarrukmo. Its location is accessible from all the corner of the city. Providing pleasant services and scenery right on the 11th floor, What The Deck! is absolute must if you’re looking for quick getaway around Colombo street. You can admire the breathtaking view of cityscape while enjoying the world’s finest beer, wine, spirits and mouth-watering selection of munchies in perfect tranquility.