Washington, D.C.'s Largest Rooftop Pool And Bar At The Liaison Capitol Hill To Open May 19

The Liaison Capitol Hill is featuring new handcrafted cocktails, light fare, and nightly happy hour poolside and will be kicking off the "Dive In…" Arts, Food and Politics rooftop summer series celebrating local culture

May 05, 2014, 08:45 ET from Liaison Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a brutal winter marked with single-digit temperatures, it is finally time to kick off pool season in Washington. The Liaison Capitol Hill, an Affinia Hotel announced today its open-air rooftop pool and bar will open on Monday, May 19, giving locals the perfect destination to unwind. The 7,000 square foot Rooftop Pool and Bar at the Liaison is the largest in the city and is the only open-air rooftop bar on Capitol Hill. 

In a city known for politics and gridlock, the Rooftop Pool and Bar at The Liaison is the perfect urban retreat and will open daily to locals from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. We invite you to take a dip in the 50 foot pool, enjoy light fare, sip a signature handcrafted cocktail, relax in a poolside cabana or treat yourself to a massage. Pool day passes are $25, and it is free after 5 p.m.

Join us for Happy Hour Monday through Friday from 5-7:30 p.m. Kick back after a long day and enjoy complimentary pool access and cocktails crafted after your favorite summer fruit, including Easy Street with Greenhook Beach Plum Gin, Watermelon, Lemongrass Syrup and Sparkling Wine.

If you are looking for some additional rest and relaxation on the weekend, take advantage of the Weekend Refresher package for $50. The Weekend Refresher is available on Saturdays and Sundays and includes a one-hour yoga class from 7:30-8:30 a.m., $20 Art and Soul breakfast credit and all-day pool access.

This summer, The Liaison is bringing together the best of D.C. in the Dive In & Cool Off series. Every Thursday, locals are invited to join and hear leading voices from around the area dive into topics related to arts, culture, food and politics in a poolside Happy Hour setting. A full calendar of events will be available at Affinia.com/Pool.

The newly-redesigned Rooftop Pool and Bar will hold its grand opening party themed "Margarita Wars" featuring the District's finest drink masters on Thursday, May 29 from 6-8:30p.m. Watch 10 mixologists including Art and Soul's Ronald Flores compete for your vote for best margarita. Tickets are available for $41 at washingtoncitypaper.com/events.

For more information on the Liaison Capitol Hill, visit www.affinia.com/liaison.

About Liaison Capitol Hill 
The closest hotel to the U.S. Capitol, The Liaison Capitol Hill, an Affinia Hotel is just steps away from Union Station and the National Mall's world-famous monuments and museums. A recent renovation completely transformed the lobby enhancing the communal feel of the space and complementing the newly refreshed Art and Soul restaurant, envisioned by James Beard Award-winning celebrity Chef Art Smith. All 343 guestrooms and corridors were completely redesigned in 2012. The Liaison offers the only seasonal, open-air rooftop bar on Capitol Hill; the newly redesigned space boasts a pool, handcrafted cocktails and light fare.

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