Say goodbye to electric fans, ice pops and kiddie pools. Beat the heat (and the end-of-summer blues) with these five luxe rooftop pools.
Helmed as one of the best rooftop pools in America, Embassy Row features heated pools, grills, and specialty cocktails. With exclusively priced day passes starting at $30, this luxe outdoor loung is the perfect spot to soak up summer’s last rays in style. 2015 Massachusetts Ave. NW; 202-265-1600
You'll feel like you were whisked away on a chic getaway with a visit to Donovan Hotel’s rooftop pool. Lounge poolside and enjoy beautiful views, inventive cocktails, and tasty tapas. Sunday Funday is on a whole new level with live music and can't-beat drink specials during their Sunday Crush Pool Parties. 1155 14th St. NW; 202-379-4366
The recently-upgraded Capitol Skyline rooftop offers prime relaxation with cozy cabanas and a unbeatable views. Pick up a day pass for $30 per person or spring for a season pass next summer for just $250. Celebrate Labor Day weekend at their ultimate pool party serving crips cocktails and live music from a renowned DJ. 10 I St. SW; 202-488-7500
Looking for a more active pool experience? The Liaison Capitol Hill has you covered with brunch, yoga classes, happy hour, and amazing pool parties. Rent a cabana and kick-back with one of their cleverly-named cocktails to make the most out of your summer. Day passes start at $35, or get in for free after 5 pm Monday through Thursday. 415 New Jersey Ave. NW; 202-434-0124
This members-only penthouse pool is the epitome of an oasis. With mouth-watering fare, a variety of thirst-quenching refreshments, and cabanas for rent, you'll want to sign up for a membership right now to enjoy the last bit of summer. 1612 U St. NW; 202-939-2563