9 of the best rooftop bars in Scotland where you can enjoy the sunshine

From Inverness to Glasgow, there are plenty of options to enjoy a drink in the sun.

Rooftop views like this one in Glasgow are a great way to enjoy a drink on a sunny day (Photo: Shutterstock)

Here are nine of the best rooftop bars in Scotland to get the most out of the sunny days.

Only open the first Thursday of the month, however the views of the castle are incredible from this bar. DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh City Centre , Conference Centre, 5th Floor, 34 Bread Street, Edinburgh, EH3 9AF

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One of the largest beer gardens in the West End, its a fantastic sun trap on a hot day. 17 Byres Rd, Glasgow G11 5RD
Theres a secret roof terrace upstairs in this bar, unknown to most casual visitors. 68 Church St, Inverness IV1 1EN
A West End institution, this place has a lovely beer garden and roof terrace. 29 Ashton Ln, Glasgow G12 8SJ
At the Knock Castle Hotel and Spa, this bar provides panoramic views of the breathtaking Strathearn Valley. 40 Drummond Terrace, Crieff PH7 4AN
One of the newer bars and another with a superb view of the castle. 4 Grassmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2JU
A beautiful view of Edinburgh awaits at the top of this hotel, with both outside and inside seating areas. 2 Greenside Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3AA
The picture doesn't do the views from this restaurant justice. Well worth a visit on a sunny day. 4th Floor, 33 Castle St, Edinburgh EH2 3DN