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    HI Washington DC Hostel

    1009 11th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4409
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    Hostelworld.comUS$66
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          US$119
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          Overview
          • Excellent30%
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          • Average15%
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          “bed dorm” (23 reviews)
          “tv room” (18 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
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          Multilingual Staff
          Wheelchair Access
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          Air Conditioning
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          Reviewed 8 April 2017

          Great location! Everything was walkable but I preferred to take the bikes Washington DC has all over the city, also a very good and cheap bus connection to the train station. I had a comfortable (6 beds, female) dorm room with large lockers which could...More

          1  Thank Frederike2992
          Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC Hostel

          Frederike2992: Wow! You packed in a lot of information into a short review. Thank you for all of the detail. I liked reading about all of the things that made your stay great -- location, comfort, lockers, showers, and Wi-Fi, and I'm especially gratified to...More

          Reviewed 5 April 2017

          Location is the only plus point of this hostel, when i stayed there, the wash basins were dirty and clogged,beds were squeaky and they had plastic covers on pillows ,blankets and mattresses, thats not only uncomfortable but also noisy. i was waiting for checkin along...More

          Thank imanioberoi
          Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC Hostel

          Imanioberoi: I'm so sorry that you experienced such difficulties during your stay with us. What you describe is definitely not the type of service that we strive to provide. Yesterday, I completed a walk-through of all of the bathrooms (including the one in the Lobby),...More

          Reviewed 3 April 2017

          After reading a lot of reviews I was able to experience myself. Rooms: We stayed in rooms of 6, so we had bunk beds and lockers which was fine because most of us had padlocks. Loved the lockers because they could fit suitcases. The beds...More

          1  Thank Jojo G
          Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC Hostel

          Jojo G: I'm glad to hear that there were some key aspects to your stay that went well, like the roomy lockers and the location. However, we definitely aim much higher. We want all of our hostellers to have wonderful experiences in the hostel and...More

          Reviewed 30 March 2017

          Nice place located just a few blocks away from The White House & neighbouring attractions. Good choice of parking places opposite and close to the Hostel. Kind staff. Good quality of sleep - no noises from the outside. I was staying at Christmas so I...More

          1  Thank Alessandro D
          Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC Hostel

          Alessandro D: Great to hear from you, and thanks for the quick note! We, at HI DC, appreciate all of the compliments to the Team and the amenities -- location, sleep quality, and bathroom facilities. ~ Mark Schneider

          Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

          I thought this hostel was pretty good. There are different rooms to hang out in, the price was good. There were always people at the front desk. The beds were pretty comfortable, and room was quiet. The only thing bad I can say is the...More

          1  Thank heygrl123
          Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC Hostel

          heygirl123: Thanks for the note and review! Glad to know you liked your visit to DC and staying with us. Sorry about the water. The boiler went down for about 24 hours, but thankfully we were able to get it back into service quickly. ~...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Breakfast included
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • Price range
          • US$38 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 42
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          • Washington DC
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          PeterYibo
          Hi. I am 16 years old washing to stay in DC for one night just for visa application at the french embassy. Is it allowed for minor to stay alone? My parents have consented with this plan. Also I'm hoping to take the metro-bus. Is there places to buy the tickets close to this hostel? Thank You
          24 April 2017|
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          Response from Mark-GM | Property representative |
          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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          samj8731
          hello, im coming to stay on the 20th march for a few days just have a few questions - how many plug sockets are their available in a room just wondering if its gonna be a problem when having to charge stuff up - how many toilets and showers are there on each floor - will the team members be able to advise on any good shows to see while there and how to book? - i plan on visiting all the amazing historical sites and museums but is Georgetown the best place to shop and how easy is it to get there. thanks in advance x
          12 March 2017|
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          Response from Mark-GM | Property representative |
          samj8731: My name is Mark, and I work at the hostel. Those are great questions. Jeremiah A is correct...FrugaliciousDiva has all of the right info! Each bed has a bed lamp with 2 plugs; the lamp itself doubles as a shelf... More
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          rw2830
          “Solo female traveller what is security / access to get into the room and amenities??”
          29 January 2017|
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          Response from Mark-GM | Property representative |
          Hello, rw2830! My name is Mark, and work at HI DC. Thank you to both Ivo468 and Jeremiah A for your very helpful responses. Let's address security. Yes, upon check-in, each hosteller receives a key card that provides 3... More
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