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Capital View

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed March 20, 2015

This is a pretty nice hostel not far from Washington center. Clean and comfortable rooms, I lived in a room with 6 people inside. Rooms are closed by key-pad code on a door. Convinient leaving room with TV and some games and a kitchen with all neaded stuff. In an office you can get all necessary info about sight seeng...

1Thank Aleksi4msk
Reviewed March 18, 2015

Greetings from the sunny roof deck of the nice hostel "capital view" in DC! I had such a lovely welcome: Melanie, the very friendly&helpful receptionist, guided me through the house, which is perfectly located close to union station. The rooms are very clean, everything is well organized and the whole place has so much charm. Melanie gave me fabulous tips...

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Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

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...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed December 26, 2014

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...

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Parkdale, Victoria, Australia
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...

1Thank Amy544
Moreton, United Kingdom
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
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...

1Thank tnicgee
London, United Kingdom
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...

1Thank James K
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed October 1, 2014

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.

1Thank Crnk
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 17, 2014

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...

1Thank dandcruz
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The most centrally located hostel in Washington, DC. We are just blocks, and less than 10 minutes away from The Capitol, The Monuments, The Museums, and all of the major attractions in the Capital. Feel free to explore, or just spend the time on our roof top patio, and utilize our roof top pool and Jacuzzi access on weekdays! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Capital View

Address: 301 I St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2524
Location: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Mount Vernon Square , Upper Northwest
Price Range: $40 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Capital View 1.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Room 8 is a private room on top floor with 2 beds (bunks) close to rooftop deck and restrooms.”
kathydZ734MR, Apr 16, 2016 | Read review
“room #2 gets really hot. while room #3 is on the chillier side”
329aniah, Jan 18, 2016 | Read review
“The online info was accurate and description didn't disappoint.”
815seamusc, Jun 1, 2015 | Read review
“Always ask for the below bed”
PMCortez, Apr 27, 2015 | Read review
“Third floor has two private showers with better water pressure.”
  • Second floor 4 bed room
I1737PMpauld, Jul 10, 2014 | Read review
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