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Spectacular Rooftop Gardens

These sky-high urban green spaces and edible gardens will grow on you.

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Photo: Image courtesy of Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth,

Green Zone in the Clouds

One of Montreal’s most historic hotels, Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth is especially unique for its self-irrigating edible rooftop garden where vegetables, herbs and over 400 edible flowers grow for the three on-site restaurants. 

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Photo: Image courtesy of The Roof Gardens,

Moorish Influence

Inspired by the Alhambra in Granada, Spain, this Spanish-themed oasis is just one of three luxurious green spaces that comprise The Rooftop Gardens in London. 

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Photo: Image courtesy of 20th Floor Rooftop at the Waldorf Astoria New York and Towers of the Waldorf Astoria

A Bird's Eye View

Open to the public with tours and lunch on specific days, the rooftop garden at New York’s Waldorf-Astoria is located on the 20th floor and includes designated raised beds for fig and apple trees, hops, strawberries, herbs which are used by the hotel’s executive chef for meals. Local honey is also produced here by the more than 360,000 European honeybees that live in the hives. 

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Photo: Image courtesy of Vista Rooftop Bar at The Trafalgar Hotel in London 

London Eye Vantage Point

From the Vista Rooftop Bar and garden of the Tragalgar Hotel in London, you get lush green surroundings while you take in the spectacular views of the city which include the London Eye, the giant Ferris wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames.

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