With enviable weather, Bermudians and visitors often opt to sip a Swizzle outside while drinking in the scenery. Here are six places to enjoy the sunset and a cocktail.
1 Marina Nights at Hamilton Princess & Beach Club
THE VIEW: Enjoy unobstructed views of Hamilton Harbour, accompanied by the gentle sound of waves lapping against the dock, at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club.
THE VIBE: The carefully crafted cocktail menu here is stocked with Bermuda classics such as the Rum Swizzle and Dark ‘n Stormy®. But you could also try the Bermuda Old Fashioned (Gosling’s Family Reserve Rum, Maker’s Mark bourbon, peach bitters and orange peel). Yum.
2 Bone Fish Bar & Grill
THE VIEW:Take in a sweeping panorama of the historic Royal Naval Dockyard and majestic cruise ships arriving.
THE VIBE: Get comfortable on the Bone Fish Bar & Grill's alfresco patio and order the Fishizlle, their version of the classic Bermuda Rum Swizzle – only bigger. On Fridays, mellow out to Randy Lambert’s Spanish guitar.
3 Muse’s Rooftop Skybar
THE VIEW: High above the buzz of Front Street, feast your eyes on Hamilton Harbour and yachts bobbing in the water.
THE VIBE: The relaxed rooftop lounge at Muse's offers plenty of comfortable seating and an array of champagnes, wines, martinis and cocktails. On Fridays, unwind to the sounds of a DJ spinning beats.
4 The Big Chill at Elbow Beach
THE VIEW:The Bermuda special – pink sands, blue sky and turquoise water.
THE VIBE: Every Friday night, Elbow Beach's Big Chill brings style to the sands. Savour sushi, tapas and cocktails, with DJ Felix Todd providing the perfect sonic backdrop.
5 Cabana Beach Bar & Grill
THE VIEW: Soak up every moment of Bermuda’s sunshine at the Cabana Beach Bar & Grill, Fairmont Southampton’s private beach club.
THE VIBE:Mingle withthe in-crowd daily from 5-6pm, including Dark’n Stormys, Rum Swizzles and refreshing craft beers.
THE VIEW: Harry's is the perfect place to gaze out at the harbourside sights of the Pembroke waterfront.
THE VIBE: The restaurant/bar’s namesake, Harry Cox, was a famed Bermuda deep-sea diver. But he also was known for his special rum blend, which is made to Harry’s precise original specifications here. Ask the bartender for Harry’s signature cocktail.