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International House of Washington

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Jun 22, 2016
“convenient”
Jun 19, 2016
“Worst hostel ever experienced”
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Kitchenette
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
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Location and contact
1110 6th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3629
3.9 miles to Ronald Reagan National Airport
40 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.5 miles from Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Reviewed June 22, 2016

only 13 blocks from the Smithsonian museums, 1 block from 24 hr Safeway supermarket, 4 beds/rooms are very secure, clean. loftym and air conditioned; bedding supplied, caters to young backpackers 1870 house little run down locked parking $10/day

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Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Having stayed at hostels all through Europe and others in USA as well, I have to say this is the worst hostel I have ever stayed in. It took us 15 minutes to even get into the building as there was no signage, the building...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

Here is our disturbing experience at this hostel: We were 2 girls travelling to DC and booked beds in the 6 person coed dorm in this cheap hostel which seemed to have good reviews. First when we arrived we had troubles finding the hostel because...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2015

The owner, Ron, was most welcoming and hospitable. He not only oriented me to DC, but also gave me tips on the best routes to walk. I stayed in a 2 persons room with its our bathroom and shower, plus a microwave, TV, and fridge....More

1  Thank Shereenwg
Reviewed January 4, 2015

Worst hostel, the breakfast serves ceral. But you need your own milk. The rates change nightly, and the guy running the joint is a stingy old guy who over charged us. Also you’re treated like children as he threatens to kick you out if you...More

1  Thank Seymourtravel
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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
20
Location
United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Mount Vernon Square / Upper Northwest
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Kathleen C
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Response from brocc7 | Reviewed this property |
I got it from a hostel booking site like Hostelworld It was about $28 for a 6 bed room in June. It is a little run down but very secure and convenient, Call the owner's cell phone if he is not there.
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"2 or 4 beds rooms might be a better option as it is on a different floor as the kitchen, so would be quieter."
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"We spent the nights in a 6-bed-dorm, me other nice travellers; a small bathroom is directly nearby. Wi-Fi..."
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