More info on Riggs hotel (and its rooftop event space) replacing Penn Quarter Courtyard
The Business Journals
The replacement for the Courtyard by Marriott hotel at Ninth and F streets NW in Penn Quarter will be called Riggs Washington D.C., a new independent hotel with an enclosed rooftop event space and an operator known for running hip European hotel properties.
It’s summer in Amsterdam and locals spill out of the traditional brown cafés on to canal corners for halves of beer. Way above is Soho House, with a top-floor bar that wraps around four corners of a courtyard, bringing the combination of cocktails and views to a city without any sign of a rooftop scene