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Sky Bar? Good view of DC?

jackcyn Sep 24, 2011 09:58 AM

I have friends coming in from out of town and I'm looking for a hip place to have drinks tonight where they can get a cool view of the city, or just a roof deck maybe. Does anyone know of anything, all I can think of is the rotating lounge in Pentagon City and we don't want to venture out of the city. Thanks!

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    tartuffe Sep 26, 2011 01:13 PM

    Rooftop bar at the Washington Hotel. Look down on the White house and the Treasury

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    1. re: tartuffe
      wayne keyser Sep 26, 2011 02:50 PM

      There may be other more spectacular places (as above) but the rooftop of the Washington Hotel is THE traditional "movers and shakers" view.

      1. re: tartuffe
        ktmoomau Sep 27, 2011 11:52 AM

        It is now the W Hotel and is the POV Lounge I referred to above just so you know.

      2. ktmoomau Sep 26, 2011 09:28 AM

        POV Lounge is exactly what you are looking for, sorry I was too late with the answer.

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          Ziv Sep 24, 2011 07:07 PM

          I wouldn't recognize hip if it stepped on my toes with 4 inch heels but maybe the upper level bar at the Rosslyn Marriott would be cool. Haven't been, but like the view from ground level, 15 floors up it should be even better.

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