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    HI Washington DC Hostel

    1009 11th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4409
    (202) 335-6763
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    Reviewed September 14, 2013

    Good hostel to stay at in DC if you're on a budget. The location is perfect and within walking distance to the National Mall. The room was clean and had a operable window which is a plus at any hostel. The bathrooms were clean although...More

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    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded September 23, 2013

    AnaRCV: Thank you for sharing your experiences with us! It looks like we did pretty well on most things, but there are a couple of improvements we need to make. I can assure you that we have taken care of the hair in the drains....More

    Reviewed September 8, 2013

    I stayed here for four nights in August. Having stayed at hostels dozens of times, all around the world, I can say that this hostel was near the top of my experiences. You'll read replies from the management to other reviews, explaining how HI DC...More

    2  Thank ecarter478
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded September 23, 2013

    ecarter478: Thanks for the Perfect Score, the lovely photos, and most of all for visiting us so often! We are in the process of installing those bed lamps / charging stations / shelves at every bed. They in place in all Private Rooms and 4-,...More

    Reviewed September 6, 2013

    This was the first time I had stayed in a hostel, and it was a good experience. The rooms are large and comfortable, sleeping 10 people on bunk beds. The bathrooms were nice and clean, (single sex bathrooms on each floor) with 2 toilets and...More

    Thank Becky W
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded September 23, 2013

    Becky W: Welcome to the wonderful world of hostelling! We're so glad that you chose us for your first experience and that it was a good one. You certainly packed a lot of info into your review. Thank you for all of the kind comments...More

    Reviewed September 3, 2013

    Perfectly located near the Metro Station and within walking distance to the National Mall. Delightful breakfast of cereals, bagels and assorted muffins to kick start the day. Not forgetting the free WIFI at level 1 and 2. Except for the small lockers, the rest is...More

    Thank jwlim2013
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded September 4, 2013

    jwlim2013: Thanks for the quick note and review! Glad you liked the location and breakfast. It's true that the in-room lockers can't fit everything one might bring on an around-the-world trip, but they can easily fit one of those really large backpacks that global trekkers...More

    Reviewed August 30, 2013

    with little experience I can only rate this lodging average. following the maxim: location, location, location, the hostel rests on the far corner of the map of the major monuments. if you are lobbyist on a budget, maybe would appreciate one-dollar five-stop bus ride from...More

    Thank Johnson_from_Wisc
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded September 2, 2013

    Johnson_from_Wisc: Nice handle! Love the rhyme! Yes, our location is a real asset. Just a 15 minute walk, and you'll be at most of the best of what DC has to offer -- monuments, museums, galleries, bars and restaurants! John and Marta really do a...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • $31 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    • District of Columbia >
    • Washington DC
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    ValeGF
    November 14, 2017|
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    Response from tubdo55 | Reviewed this property |
    The hostel offers a variety of actives that they post on a bulletin board in the lobby.There is a pub crawl, a visit, to George Town and the Lincoln Center.
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    Sharon S
    August 6, 2017|
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    Response from Mark-GM | Property representative |
    Hello, Sharon! This is Mark, and I work at HI Washington, DC (HI DC). Addison B had some very helpful advice. We have groups, large and small, stay with us from around the world, including Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. If you... More
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    April 24, 2017|
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    Hello, PeterYibo! My name is Mark, and I work at HI DC. We do allow 16- and 17-year-olds to stay at the hostel, but we need documented permission from your parent or guardian (we have a form called a Minor Authorization... More
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