If you’re looking for a beautiful rooftop bar you’ll definitely want to check out Vista at the Lytle Park Hotel.
Lytle Park Hotel is a beautiful boutique hotel located in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio in the Lytle Park Historic District.
Enjoy the Beautiful Rooftop Bar Year Round
As a four-season rooftop venue the fully retractable glass roof at Vista at The Lytle Park Hotel brings flexibility to the unpredictability of Midwest weather.
The 5,000 square foot rooftop lounge is one of the largest rooftop terraces in the city.
The open layout and large floor-to-ceiling windows really help bring the outdoors of the vibrant cityscape of Cincinnati indoors for guests.
There is a large dining area inside or you can enjoy views of the Cincinnati skyline at one of the tables outside.
Outdoor Patio at Vista at The Lytle Park Hotel
The outdoor patio at Vista at The Lytle Park Hotel is an ideal spot to enjoy a drink and a delicious bite.
There is an assortment of seating options to choose from including tables or couches near the outdoor fireplace.
Enjoy Panoramic Views of the City from Vista at The Lytle Park Hotel
From the rooftop bar at Vista at The Lytle Park Hotel you can see many iconic buildings in downtown Cincinnati, including Great American Ball Park where the Cincinnati Reds play baseball.
You can also see portions of Northern Kentucky located along the Ohio River.
The panoramic city lights make it even more magical when you visit at night.
Vista at The Lytle Park Hotel Around the Holidays
The four-season rooftop bar has lots of holiday cheer with new specialty cocktails and seasonal bites if you visit around the holidays.
During the colder season you can rent one of the the two heated snow globes on the rooftop at Vista at The Lytle Hotel.
You can enjoy GORGEOUS views of downtown Cincinnati while inside the spacious and cozy snow globe.
Inside the Rooftop Snow Globe at Vista at The Lytle Hotel
The rooftop snow globe has both a fireplace and a table with heater base which helps you warm and cozy inside.
The cubes inside the snow globe can be used as a place to set your craft cocktails or as another seating option.
There are also throw blankets inside the snow globe too.
How Many People Does the Snow Globe at Vista at The Lytle Hotel Hold?
The snow globes can seat up to 10 people. The inside is more spacious then a typical rooftop igloo which makes for a great time with friends or an intimate dinner as a special date night.
A snow globe reservation requires a $350 minimum spend on weekdays and a $500 minimum spend on weekends.
The snow globe even has “snow showers” available on demand.
This is a great space for your next night out with friends or family.
Seasonal Cocktails at Vista at The Lytle Hotel
My favorite cocktail was the “Stay Cozy” made with Bulliet Rye, agave nectar, pear purée, and hot apple tea.
The Stunning Lobby Bar at The Lytle Park Hotel
The lobby bar is a beautiful space to enjoy a craft beer, glass of wine or one of their hand-crafted cocktails.
Dining Options at Subito
Subito is open 7 days a week with a focus on Northern Italian cuisine.
On the menu you’ll find homemade pastas, stone-oven pizzas ( they also have gluten free pasta and pizza options), a raw bar and traditional antipasti.
- Breakfast- Monday-Friday 6:30 am – 10:30 am
- Lunch Monday-Friday 11am – 2pm
- Dinner – Monday- Saturday 5pm -10pm
- Brunch- Saturday and Sunday 6:30 am – 2pm
The Mabel Manhattan is the signature smoked cocktail at Subito. It was named after a longtime resident of the Lytle Park Historic District.
A Special Rookwood Pottery Discovery
Make sure that you stop to admire the Rookwood fountain on your way to the elevator for the rooftop bar.
Rookwood was founded in Cincinnati in 1880 by Maria Longworth Nichols and Rookwood Pottery can be found all over the Queen City .
You can see tiles at the Omni Netherlands, the tea room at Union Terminal and the arcade in Carew Tower.
The fountain dating back to the early 1900s’ was discovered during the restoration of the hotel.
Stay at The Lytle Park Hotel
The Lytle Park Hotel is part of the Autograph Collection of Hotels by Marriott Bonvoy and offers a variety of spacious guest rooms to choose from.
*Perks for American Express eligible card members
American Express Platinum Card®Members staying 2+ nights receive:
- Room upgrade at check-in, when available
- Experience Credit: $100 hotel credit to spend on qualifying dining, spa, and resort activities.
Special Events at The Lytle Hotel
The Lytle Hotel is a popular venue for a dream wedding with several venue options for wedding receptions ranging from a private celebration to a grand celebration.
I’ve also attended private events at Vista at The Lytle Hotel.
Where is Vista at The Lytle Park Hotel Located?
The Lytle Park Hotel is located at 311 Pike St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Parking at The Lytle Park Hotel
Valet Parking is available at $12 with a purchase in Subito. Regular price for Valet parking is $22.
There is also metered on-street parking available nearby. Download the Cincy EZ Park app to make the process faster.