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301 I St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20001
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Capital View
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Is a good location to sightseeing the national mall, that's it after that nothing else and is not convenient for any other thing. It doesn't have any supermarket, pub or anything around.boring area. The stuff are so rude except the lady( I thing the owner) which is very helpfull, sociable and pretty nice person. But the rest of the people... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed there for one week, it was my first experience in a hostel and was a really good one. Very nice and helpful staff, the rooms are simple but provide all you need, the bathrooms are clean. The hostel is well-located. I rarely used the public transportation because I preferred discovering the city on foot and the hostel is... More 

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Parkdale, Victoria, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We arrived at 9am and they didn't open until 10am which was fine. Then the manager came in (but didn't let us know who she was) and told us we had to wait and kept asking why we were so early and who had told us to be here this early. She was nice in the end and put us... More 

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Moreton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Went for a night, stayed a week. Really friendly, helpful staff especially Will, great guy. I got lots of advice/ help. Located close to the Mall, Chinatown, museums, bus and train station etc. Good security big free lockers in bedrooms, free luggage storage, great place.

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Portsmouth, Dominica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Capital View Hostel is a little off the beaten path from all the main attractions but it is located in an up and coming neighborhood. Its a few blocks from the nearest coffee shop if you are there on the weekend but its a nice walk. The staff is a super friendly and outgoing crew. They were generous and very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I stayed here for one night mainly because I wanted to be in a central location close to Union station in order to catch an early train. The location is great as The Mall is within easy walking distance, as is the station. My room was very basic, which is fine at this price, and the nearby bathroom smelled of... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

Capital view is perfect hostel.clean quıet and respectly. Rooms are large and bathrooms are realy clean.you can take a shower all tıme with hot water. İt close to dowtown / museums. 10-15 mınıtues walking.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

from the moment we walked in we were made to feel at home. The staff are friendly, fun and helpful - they made us feel very welcome and gave us good tips for things to do and places to eat. The communal areas are spacious and comfy, with computers, games and tv available for free. Our dorm was clean and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I stayed here for 3 nights, I had a friendly welcoming, the rooms are pleasant, people kept saying they were having cold showers, but every shower I had was hot and there was good water pressure so not sure what that was about. There's a group kitchen and lounge, both with every thing you need, it's located pretty close to... More 

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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I was there for two nights early Jan 2014. It's very different from other hostels that I gotta take off my shoes indoors. I really like the building, the staff I met are nice not like super friendly but not rude at all. I never used the kitchen or the room with tv, they look ok to me tho. The... More 

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Address: 301 I St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20001
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC
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Number of rooms: 10
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