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Downtown Washington Hostel

506 H Street NE, Washington DC, DC 20002
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Purcellville, Virginia
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed there for two nights and can recommend it. The feeling is great and they are very friendly. I stayed in a 12bed bedroom and met some really nice people. In the evening they had happy hour and we played drinking games and went out after that. Had a really good time :)

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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56 reviews 56 reviews
18 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Place has intense security, located down the road from Union Station, makes it a cheap alternative to the HI hostel. If you plan on only sleeping there, its ideal, however its a bit too small for its capacity.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Like most of HI Hostels this hostel located in Washington DC, offers a nice location, friendly enviroment and Its not so far of The White House . I really liked of Washington D.C . I visited others places like Georgetown and Old Town Alexandria. I loved Alexandria. This place is sooo cute and charming. I must say that worth it... More 

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The Netherlands
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Really nice staff, relaxed travelers and a great stay. Hostel is 15 minutes walking from the hotspots in DC. Breakfast/lunch/dinner options are in the same street. Hostel is clean and I love the no-shoe policy.

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Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The hostel was very cool in terms of people and accommodations. The hostel team is perfect! There are some restaurantes and pubs very close, at the same street. The location is amazing. You can go walking to museus etc

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Belfast, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 via mobile

Downtown DC was super- great facilities, free beer, free tea/coffee/hot chocolate and free laundry, great staff. The staff were super friendly and really helpful. It's in a pretty cool neighbourhood and within walking distance from all the important places. The happy hour and pub crawls were really fun and the staff created an atmosphere conducive to making friends- unlike other... More 

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Pickering, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Like: - Great games and activities = great atmosphere - VERY clean and well maintained - quiet dorm rooms - great location Dislike - shower heads were too low for me (I am 6ft) - quiet hours in the lobby (understandable because there are dorm rooms next to the lobby but better sound insulation would do the trick) - small... More 

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Orlando, Florida
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Downtown Washington Hostel was one of the better hostels I've stayed in around the world. It's a pretty cheap spot, especially for the location. It's only a few blocks from Union Station which makes it easily accessible from all over DC. The neighborhood is up and coming with lots of restaurants and bars if you like to go out in... More 

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46 reviews 46 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

We left this place this morning after having spent the last 3 nights at the hostel. Couldn't disagree more with the last review! If you didn't manage to make friends with any one of their welcoming staff you may or may not have social difficulties. We learned something new about DC each time we spoke to any of the team... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We booked this hostel last minute because the one we had booked closed down. We didn't really want to book this hostel but it was a budget decision. If you want to never sleep, not get a locker, don't mind staff randomly poking their head round your door and different times of day, the cleaning lady banging around and coming... More 

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Address: 506 H Street NE, Washington DC, DC 20002
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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