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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
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  • 1 Jun 2016
    “The worst hostel I've been”
  • 4 Jul 2015
    “I wouldn't come back”
2411 Benning Rd NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-4827 See on map
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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

This hostel is a house located on a nice neighborhood, very close to restaurants and at a walkable distance to the city's attractions. The accomodation is not good at all. The beds and building are old and not quite clean. The window's shades does not...More

Date of stay: May 2016
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Reviewed 4 July 2015

It cheaper than any other hostel in Washington so you can imagine what you'll get. It was better than I expected but still, if I ever go back to Washington I'd rather pay 40$ more and sleep in a real hostel. Breakfast is actually only...More

Date of stay: May 2015
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Reviewed 16 May 2015

the management is super helpful and friendly. They gave us great suggestions and directions. The hostel is right by the bus stop which takes you directly into downtown to see the museums and monuments. Great big beds and good aircon. You get a discount if...More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank 85Brei
Reviewed 24 March 2015

I Stayed at the Capitol City Hostel for 3 nights, in may 2009. Though Bill was very kind and helpfull and met some nice people, if I knew then what I knew now, I woudn't stay here. First of all is quite far from the...More

Date of stay: May 2014
1  Thank PedroGreen76
Reviewed 24 February 2015

We spent two nights here and that was enough. The neighborhood is pretty bad, we felt very unsafe even during daytime. The common area and the dorm rooms were not clean, the bathroom was even worse. All in all not a good experience, though it...More

Date of stay: April 2014
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"Share a bed to save dough"
15 May 2015
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"I'd insist on the quiet side, not the road"
8 Jun 2014
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"This is a hostel, not hotel, no swimming pool, no fitness center, But a practical low price of $20 for..."
29 Mar 2014
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"Don't miss the pakistani at the corner! Chicken kebob, what a treat."
31 Jul 2013
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