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    HI Washington DC Hostel

    2.1 km from Washington DC centre
    • Free Wifi
    • Breakfast included
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    Apr 2 Apr 3
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    1009 11th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4409
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    All reviews bed dorm tv room free breakfast free bananas free activities female dorm top bunk free earplugs common room great location cheap place to stay shared bathroom common areas key card arlington cemetery bus stop minute walk stayed here for a week would stay here again shower curtain
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I've stayed in a few HI hostels around America and I have a great stay each time. The room was clean and so was the shared bathroom. You always expect hostels to maybe be not so clean especially in the bathroom area but that's not...More

    Helpful?1
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC Hostel

    Sharmayne S: It's such a treat to hear from our loyal hostellers, like you. Thank you for choosing us, and for the terrific review! It sounds like you enjoy traveling and the experience of discovering something new. Hostels are definitely a great way to do...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A well organized hostel located around easy-to-get-to touristy areas. Clean rooms and bathrooms. The amount of people in a room depends on the price you pay. You just have to google their website and find out what they have available. You also have to book...More

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    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC Hostel

    Ami0415: Thanks for the great note! I greatly appreciate your overview of the booking process, for those who may not be familiar. Other hostellers will find this very helpful. DC is a very "walkable" city, and it looks like you found that out. It's true...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This hostel was pretty basic but the price is so good! I stayed for only a night and found the staff friendly, the room was pretty empty which suited me! The shower decilitres were nice and hot, the breakfast was basic but just right for...More

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    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC Hostel

    Bee231: Thanks for the great discussion of HI DC! Our location is tops, along with the great HI DC Team. And we're always working to provide a great value with all of the free hostel features and amenities. An almost empty room is pretty rare...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hostel was located in a great location not too far away from Union station, museums and other main attractions. The staff were very friendly, especially the guy working the breakfast, he was very personable and took his time to make the guests smile. The...More

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    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC Hostel

    emceestet: Yes! Everyone is welcome at HI hostels around the world, and HI DC is happy to be a part of such a warm and welcoming hostel culture. Thank you for the wonderful compliments of our Team (especially John, our world famous Breakfast Host), atmosphere,...

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Great hostel downtown walking distance to Union Station, The Whitehouse, Chinatown and the National Mall. They have a great free breakfast hosted by John who did a fantastic job. They had free bananas. I stayed in a 10 man dorm on the 3rd floor. I...More

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    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC Hostel

    DonaldBrown12: Very concise and lovely review. Thanks so much! I'll be sure to pass along your lovely note to John. He is truly special, and loves to hear from his new hostelling friends. ~ Mark Schneider, HI DC General Manager

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    samj8731
    hello, im coming to stay on the 20th march for a few days just have a few questions - how many plug sockets are their available in a room just wondering if its gonna be a problem when having to charge stuff up - how many toilets and showers are there on each floor - will the team members be able to advise on any good shows to see while there and how to book? - i plan on visiting all the amazing historical sites and museums but is Georgetown the best place to shop and how easy is it to get there. thanks in advance x
    11 March 2017|
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    Response from FrugaliciousDiva | Reviewed this property |
    Each bed has its own wall plug and light for your convenience. Plus, there are plugs available in the common areas on the main floor. There are 3-4 of each: stalls and showers. I was in a 10 bed room and the restrooms were... More
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    rw2830
    “Solo female traveller what is security / access to get into the room and amenities??”
    28 January 2017|
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    Response from Mark-GM | Property representative |
    Hello, rw2830! My name is Mark, and work at HI DC. Thank you to both Ivo468 and Jeremiah A for your very helpful responses. Let's address security. Yes, upon check-in, each hosteller receives a key card that provides 3... More
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    Raphael R
    Hello, has anybody stayed here (or any other hostel) during a Presidential Inauguration? If you have any insight, please share. Thanks
    6 November 2016|
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    Response from Mark-GM | Property representative |
    Hello, Raphael! My name is Mark, and I work at the hostel. A quick "Thank You!" to the other people who have already responded. Yes, we are about a 10 to 15 minute walk from The National Mall, and then another 20 minute... More
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    Room Tips
    "The private room and 6 bed dorms are great."
    Abbie B, 1 month agoRead review
    "I don't think you can choose, but the elevator is often busy so the closer to the lobby the better (there..."
    Danimost, 1 month agoRead review
    "Frontdesk and staff are always very happy to help. Also go early for breakfast so you don't have to eat..."
    Jeremiah A, 5 months agoRead review
    "Get a room off the street and choose a room with the least amount of beds for your budget"
    RamblingRonda, 5 months agoRead review
    "go for a room with less people in it"
    ToffeeCanary, 7 months agoRead review
    "Stay as close to the ground floor as possible since there is only one elevator"
    Robert V, 8 months agoRead review
    "Ask for an upper or lower bunk ahead of time if you have a preference."
    jsh326, 9 months agoRead review
    "Bring along a small lock for the in-room lockers. in-room wifi isn't as fantastic, choose lower bunk beds..."
    Cindy T, 10 months agoRead review
    "never hurts to have ear plugs,and flip flops for the shower, but this is true for all hostels.most guests are..."
    John M, 10 months agoRead review
    "Check in is late(2-3pm)! Try not to arrive to early!"
    Sam C, over a year agoRead review
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