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1223 11th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001 (Upper Northwest)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Medellin, Colombia
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I just stayed one night in a mixed 12 beds room. The room, restrooms and kitchen were clean and at morning the staff made pancakes for all of us, so you start your day with a good breakfast sharing with everybody at the table. the hostel have a roof top were you can meet the people and drink some beers... More

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Ifrane, Morocco
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I didn’t even stay in the hostel, and I was charged $35. I had reserved a single bed in a multi-bed dormitory room based on the positive reviews on Trip Advisor. I called the afternoon of my reservation to say that my arrival had been delayed by a few hours, but that I would be arriving later that night. The... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite many of the grumbles about some of the more strict rules they inforce at the hostel, I would have to say for the value for money, friendlyness and condition of the place it's really worth it. And really the only rule being: No Drinking Booze after 10pm-which considering many hostels don't even allow drinking it's pretty good. The location... More

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Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Duo Housing has the nicest staff! I felt like I was staying at a friend's house. Freshly made pancakes, free WiFi, conveniently located near Mt. Vernon Station. Couldn't ask for more at such a reasonable price.

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel was amazing. Myself and 3 friends visited in March, we were welcomed so warmly to the hostel upon our arrival and even though we did arrive relatively early we were provided with somewhere to leave our bags while we went out to get some lunch and explore the city. We arrived on a Sunday so we were lucky... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the best time! Most amazing staff! Pancakes in the morning ( they actually make them) BBQ every Sunday! Chicken, burgers, sausages, hot dogs, chips, Ice cream...they really take care of you and it's all free! I really felt like home and seriously, if you are in DC Duo Housing is the place to stay! No surprise it was voted... More

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Centurion, South Africa
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Its understandable why Duo Housing has won so many awards. The staff are very friendly and efficient and helpful. The rooms are clean there is free breakfast and the wifi is available through out the the building and is quick. There is a strictly enforced policy of no drinking on premises after 22h00. The staff organises outings so that people... More

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Ada, Ohio
19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Good: Very friendly Atomosphere, All the guests were nice and open-minded. Great Value Bad: Bathroom was small and crowded. Not very quite. Beds are old. No waching machine in hostel. (there is a lundry shop 1 block away but it was quite sketchy and very expensive)

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I stayed in this hostel for three nights and they were just great! Awesome staff, awesome atmosphere, awesome people! I liked the no-shoe policy because it gave the hostel such a homely touch. The chillout areas were pretty nice and a good way to talk to other travellers which is particularly enjoyable when you are travelling alone. They serve free... More

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Berlin, Germany
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168 reviews 168 reviews
47 hotel reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

I had a pleasant and enjoyable stay at this small-ish hostel. The staff are very friendly and the atmosphere was pretty good. The rooms are pretty basic but adequate. The hostel has a no shoes policy and a lot of rules (I would consider most of them reasonable), which you have to agree to before you can stay there. There... More

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Address: 1223 11th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Upper Northwest
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette
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All brand new!! New bathrooms! New media room! Cleanest rooms in dc! (Thanks to our "no shoes in house" and "no food in bedrooms" policies! ) Check out what makes Duo Housing THE #1 Choice for travellers! We provide the MOST FREE Amenities of any Hostel in DC! Duo Housing is just MINUTES away from nightlife, tourist attractions, and shopping! Less than 2 blocks to the Metro Rail! Come see why everyone LOVES Duo Housing DC! ... more   less 
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