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    William Penn House

    515 E Capitol St SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-1142
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    • Very good59%
    • Average10%
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    Jul 18, 2015
    “Great place to stay & walk to all of the Museums!”
    Mar 5, 2015
    “Been staying here for 8 years!”
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Accessible rooms
    Free Parking
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    Reviewed November 2, 2010

    A fellow Quaker told me about this hostel. Like others reviewers I found the staff to be friendly and helpful. The location is a big plus. It's a 20 minute walk from Union Station and it's located about 6 blocks east of the Capitol Building,...More

    6  Thank Jubilado
    Reviewed August 13, 2009

    I stayed here on a one-night layover after a trans-Atlantic flight in a four-bed women's dorm. As the other reviewers said, the staff here are wonderful, the value is great and the location is second to none. I slept well in my bunk bed; my...More

    5  Thank seyahateden
    Reviewed August 4, 2009

    I was a solo female traveler and I had a great time at William Penn House. The staff is very friendly, the building is clean, the beds are confortable. Only one bathroom for 10 girls, but I took a shower at night so I didn't...More

    4  Thank leatitianet
    Reviewed August 1, 2009

    The William Penn House staff is incredibly helpful. They kept the office open until late at night to check me to accommodate the weird scheduling of flights between San Francisco and DC during the week prior to the Inauguration. On the night of the Obama...More

    3  Thank Cephalus
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    • $40 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    September 16, 2015|
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    Response from Karen S | Reviewed this property |
    I believe it was $45 per night per person (including tax). May be cheaper with group rates (we were not traveling as a group)
    Room Tips
    "Dorm style - think Hostel"
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    "Shared rooms, but top bunk in men's dorm has nighttime view of Capitol."
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    "The Ten Bed Dorm is just as good as the Four Bed Dorm in my not so humble opinion,"
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    "Any room with other travelers."
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