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HI Washington DC Hostel

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Room & Suite (97)
Dining (54)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“bed dorm”(24 reviews)
“free breakfast”(44 reviews)
“female dorm”(7 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Breakfast
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
2 Star Hotel
Staying at HI DC is like visiting your friends in the nation's living room! As a non-profit organization dedicated to cultural understanding through travel, we're excited to warmly welcome everyone. Our dorm-style and private rooms bring together budget travelers from around the world...
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Location and contact
1009 11th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4409
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6 km to Ronald Reagan National Airport
168 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
1.0 km from White House
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was what I expected of a hostile. It was a safe bed, clean common bathroom and chances to interact with others. The price was excellent especially when I saw the location. It is near many high end hotels and I felt very safe. The...More

Thank Shelley M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well-situated, only a few minutes walking from the main spots in DC. Would recommend just because of the price, cheap for the area. Otherwise rooms and bathroom are not very modern and not spacious. This is below average compared to what you can have in...More

Thank FlyingMaxFr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly and helpful staff. good breakfast,very good location and everything is available on around. rooms are small but price is okay compare to same brand in other cities such as NYC. I recommend it to students and backpackers.

Thank farshidebi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for two nights, expecting it to be similar to HI NYC Hostel that I had just come from. However I was disappointed when it wasn't. The staff were very friendly and welcomed me on my arrival, told me of all the rules...More

Thank Conan M
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Spent two nights at the Hostel in June within an Eight bed dorm. Dorm well laid out with individual lockers and beds.Take a lock or buy one for $4. Each bed had own light and charging ports which was handy. Staff on arrival were friendly...More

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GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Price range
US$35 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$35 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Dining (54)
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LadyVoss
30 May 2018|
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Response from easyout4u | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is a market a few blocks down from the convention center,plus a few restaurants and stores. Cool district to hang out at. Theres a whole food market near the Logan's circle and a giant foods on 7th st. near... More
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Traveling W
26 February 2018|
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Response from Jim978 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Apologies for the delay in replying.The best thing to do is contact the Hostel directly by phoning them or go to the HI Washington site on google.Also it would be wise to apply for an hi membership as you get discount... More
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ValeGF
15 November 2017|
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Response from tubdo55 | Reviewed this property |
The hostel offers a variety of actives that they post on a bulletin board in the lobby.There is a pub crawl, a visit, to George Town and the Lincoln Center.
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Room Tips
"Any bunkbed room is comfortable."
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"Ask for tours when you check in, they organise FREE tours thru third partners"
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"Talk to your roommates"
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"2 Person Queen private had a very comfortable bed!"
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