Rooftop steez is an often-covered city feature because urban rooftops are awesome: the best ones offer views of the city skyline, parties held amidst the clouds, and a unique feeling of indulgence that comes with the ability to see the world from on high. New York’s hotels have some of the best rooftops, from the intricate Art Deco buildings of the 1920s uptown to the über-modern, sharp silhouettes of contemporary architecture often found downtown. From an architectural standpoint, click on to see 10 of the greatest hotel rooftops in Manhattan, and look up next time you’re in NYC—you don’t want to miss anything.