W Hotels Worldwide announced that, as part of the second wave of renovation projects to reinvigorate its iconic North American portfolio, W Washington, DC’s POV rooftop terrace and lounge will unveil a completely new look by nemaworkshop.
Inspired by some of DC's icons, the updated space will include nods to the Capitol building with large scale wall art displaying W's version of US presidents. The renovation will be completed by September 5 this year.
The POV of Washington, DC is located at the property’s 11th-floor. It offers views of the capital’s monuments and landmarks, seen through the rooftop terrace bar.
The renovation projects of W Hotels Worldwide is a strategy that focuses on infusing $100 million in updates to the W portfolio and its ownership groups, including public spaces for hotels, new bar and restaurant concepts and guestroom updates in markets including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle, Mexico City and Washington, D.C.
Established over 14 years ago, W Hotels is on track to reach 60 hotels by 2017. W Hotels have been announced for Milan, Shanghai, Beijing, Bogota, Abu Dhabi, Mumbai, Dubai, Jakarta, Panama, Muscat, Suzhou, Changsha, New Delhi, Kuala Lumpur and Sante Fe, Mexico, while upcoming W Retreats include Goa and Mexico's Riviera Maya.