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    DC Lofty

    1335 11th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4219
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    Room & Suite (11)
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    • Excellent17%
    • Very good42%
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    “door code” (3 reviews)
    “tv room” (2 reviews)
    “nearest metro” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 109 reviews

    Reviewed July 31, 2017

    My reservation was only for one night, and I had no intentions of doing anything other than sleeping in this hostel after a night out. Check-in was easy enough, they even let us check-in 3 hours early. The problems started when I tried to take...More

    Thank Josh R
    Response from Dc L, Manager at DC LoftyResponded September 15, 2017

    thank you for your review! We have checked the shower in the room you've stayed in, and it is a low flow water head, but we think that's plenty comfortable for most people. There are 13 showers all together, with some outside of the rooms...More

    Reviewed July 21, 2017

    When we stayed, the A/C happened to go out on our first night. Unfortunately, it was not fixed by the time we left (we stayed for 2 nights). The staff was extremely nice. The beds were very comfortable (we stayed in a 4-person room with...More

    Thank mleggt
    Response from Dc L, Manager at DC LoftyResponded September 6, 2017

    That AC situation was ridiculous. DC was facing 100+ heat for a few days, and of course, that's the perfect time, for any such issues. One out of three units could not handle the heat wave, and needed to be serviced. We had it fixed...More

    Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

    This was by far one of the worst experiences I've ever had traveling. The staff was rude, the sheets smelled funny and probably hadn't been cleaned, and the management had bad attitudes about everything. Don't stay here. I stayed here for 2 days and said...More

    Thank Jeremy F
    Response from Dc L, Manager at DC LoftyResponded July 3, 2017

    It is indeed true that ANYONE can leave a review on trip advisor, and many other sites for that matter. This person never stayed with us, but was unhappy that we're closed at 1AM - when this person apparently arrived - and has been leaving...More

    Reviewed June 13, 2017

    We enjoyed our stay at the DC Lofty, it's in a neighborhood with nearby restaurants and services like Whole Foods and a CVS. Rooms were clean, bunks had individual reading lights, and a nice big kitchen. There a couple of PCs, a TV room with...More

    Thank tallybiker
    Response from Dc L, Manager at DC LoftyResponded June 30, 2017

    thanks so much for your review and the time taken!

    Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

    Facilities are basic but frankly that is all I need. Door code security is in place which was convenient and safe. Location is perfect - there's a bikeshare stand across the street, walking distance to bus stops (~8mins) and ~20 walking distance to downtown. Communal...More

    Thank Sheilafel
    Response from Dc L, Manager at DC LoftyResponded June 30, 2017

    Thank you so much for staying with us!

    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • $29 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 12
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    February 9, 2015|
    Response from phmontoya | Reviewed this property |
    Hi AngelesDaniela, when I stayed at DC Lofty I paid a portion with cash and another with credit card. Thus, I think you should be able to do so. Give them a call anyway, the staff is very friendly. Good luck.
    Room Tips
    "the 4-person room has a private bathroom; however it is right by the entrance where everybody passes by"
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    "get a 4-bed room if you have problems sleeping..."
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    "Get an ensuite :) I know the communal bathrooms were always busy!"
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    "Book at the hostel down the street. It's almost the same price and much better. The staff is friendly and..."
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