A D.C. Rooftop Pool With a View

Wednesday brought the opening of the Embassy Row Hotel‘s rooftop pool and lounge. Located a block away from Dupont Circle’s metro stop, the hotel offers a beautiful sight of Washington, D.C. Whether you are visiting for a dip in the pool or to enjoy a cold beverage, this rooftop provided a breezy atmosphere to relax and enjoy the city. The roof is complimentary to guests of hotel, but seasonal memberships are available (Capped at 20, members have unlimited access to the rooftop, plus one free guest per visit and exclusive discounts for hotel rooms. Membership is $500 for the season.). Additionally, day passes can be purchased for $25 at the front desk. But entrance is free for those who can wait until 5pm or later.

The rooftop hours of operation
Everyday: 7am – 10pm

Drink & food hours of operation
Monday – Tuesday: closed
Wednesday: 11am – 8pm
Thursday – Saturday: 11am – 10pm
Sunday: 11am – 8pm

Below are snapshots of what you can expect. Feel free to click any of the images for a full-sized view.

 

Photos not exciting enough? Here’s a tilt shift video taken that night as well:

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