We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
30/07/2017 31/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    HI Washington DC Hostel

    1009 11th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4409
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    30/07/2017 31/07/2017
    Savings alert: 48% below average rate

    The price you found is 48% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$111/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$58US$129
    View Deal
    Traveller (154)
    Room & Suite (75)
    Dining (54)
    Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington-Convention Center
    3,010 reviews
    #34 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    Willard InterContinental Washington
    2,855 reviews
    #15 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    Washington Marriott at Metro Center
    973 reviews
    #46 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    Grand Hyatt Washington
    4,654 reviews
    #72 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good49%
    • Average14%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “bed dorm” (23 reviews)
    “free bananas” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from HI Washington DC Hostel
    Special Price: US$3 off room rate
    Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington-Convention Center
    3,010 reviews
    #34 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    Willard InterContinental Washington
    2,855 reviews
    #15 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    Washington Marriott at Metro Center
    973 reviews
    #46 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    Grand Hyatt Washington
    4,654 reviews
    #72 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"}}
    Rooms
    30 Jul31 Jul
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 5 partner sites to see rooms from US$58.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Washington DC hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "0847610505174f47b32e83b83da99e07", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":223034,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":31,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"0847610505174f47b32e83b83da99e07","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":129,"lowestMetaPrice":58,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":129,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":129,"lowestMetaPrice":58,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":129,"hotelName":"HI Washington DC Hostel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjA4NDc2MTA1MDUxNzRmNDdiMzJlODNiODNkYTk5ZTA3IiwiQUlLIjoiYzJjYTg0MGY1YzMzNDM2MmEyYjIxYzc0Nzc0OWQzM2MifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "30/07/2017", "checkOut": "31/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$58", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx"}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message"}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx"}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (661)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages
    There are newer reviews for HI Washington DC Hostel
    See the most recent reviews

    161 - 165 of 443 reviews

    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    ROOMS: During my stay, I tried two types of rooms: four bed co-ed, and single. The co-ed rooms really depend on who you end up bunking with. I was fortunate enough to get decent people. The rooms are nothing special, furnished with two bunk beds...More

    1  Thank Ikaruszaki
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded 26 June 2015

    Ikaruszaki: Thank you for all of the detail in your review! It looks like we did well with cleanliness, amenities (room, bathroom, kitchen, breakfast, Wi-Fi, etc.). I especially pleased with the way that Ethan handled your billing question. Yes, you are very right that when...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2015

    This is a very simple but clean hostel. We were warmly welcomed and everything was explained to us. We had booked a private room, very clean, bedsheets, covers, etc all provided. The bathrooms are shared but very clean. Good wifi. Breakfast is very simple but...More

    2  Thank KatMaNe
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded 26 May 2015

    KatMaNe: You sure packed in a lot of info into a small amount of review space! You must be an expert at packing a suitcase / backpack, too! :-) Of course, I agree with everything. Thanks so much for highlighting so many of our wonderful...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

    The bad things I can name are the squeaking, and not so comfortable, beds. The noisy kids playing pool in the dining area were annoying. But that's it. Everything else was great. Friendly and helpful staff, good price, clean and nice facilities, great location. I'd...More

    1  Thank Hausverkur
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded 26 May 2015

    Hausverkur: So nice to know that you enjoyed your stay! We've gotten a few comments, recently, about the beds, and we're addressing the. We're tightening all of the screws on the beds to reduce squeaking (short-term), and we're ordering some new beds for ones that...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2015

    I slept in a 10-bed dorm. The room was comfortable overall with all standard hostel features plus decent pillows. :) The location is excellent and the hostel provides a basic, but substantial continental breakfast.More

    1  Thank MeliNoel
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded 26 May 2015

    MeliNoel: Very concise...and accurate! Thanks! :-) Yes, hostellers tend to like our room layouts. Even in a 10-bed dorm, you get more privacy than you'd expect because of the room dividers (walls) we put in. It can feel like you're in your own 2-bed or...More

    Reviewed 14 May 2015

    I needed a cheap place to stay in D.C. and figured a hostel was my best option. For $40 I got a women's 8-bed shared dorm. I wasn't sure what to expect but I must admit I was pleasantly pleased. The service is friendly and...More

    3  Thank ang3ldu5t
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded 17 May 2015

    ang3ldu5t: Welcome to the wacky and wonderful world of hostelling! The whole hostel team is jazzed that you chose us for your fist hostel stay. Reading about your experience, it seems like you figured out how it all works very well. Nicely done! I read...More

    Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington-Convention Center
    3,010 reviews
    #34 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    Willard InterContinental Washington
    2,855 reviews
    #15 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    Washington Marriott at Metro Center
    973 reviews
    #46 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    Grand Hyatt Washington
    4,654 reviews
    #72 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersGold level
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$37 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Travelocity, Booking.com, Orbitz and Hotels.com so you can book your HI Washington DC Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • District of Columbia >
    • Washington DC
    • Also Known As
    • Hostelling International - Washington, Dc Hotel Washington Dc
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (154)
    Room & Suite (75)
    Dining (54)
    Hotel & Grounds (109)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (28)
    Bathroom (18)
    Nearby
    Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington-Convention Center
    3,010 reviews
    .12 km away
     
    Marriott Marquis Washington, DC
    1,624 reviews
    .19 km away
     
    Washington Marriott at Metro Center
    973 reviews
    .40 km away
     
    Morrison-Clark Historic Inn & Restaurant
    715 reviews
    .17 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Acadiana
    774 reviews
    .20 km away
    Casa Luca
    300 reviews
    .12 km away
    Brasserie Beck
    678 reviews
    .02 km away
    Bobby Van's Steakhouse
    372 reviews
    .25 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    National Museum of Women in the Arts
    250 reviews
    .36 km away
    Walter E. Washington Convention Center
    151 reviews
    .35 km away
    Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library
    13 reviews
    .49 km away
    CityCenterDC
    8 reviews
    .33 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    PeterYibo
    24 April 2017|
    Answer Show all 2 answers
    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
    0
    Votes
    samj8731
    12 March 2017|
    Answer Show all 3 answers
    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
    0
    Votes
    rw2830
    29 January 2017|
    Answer Show all 4 answers
    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
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "2 Person Queen private had a very comfortable bed!"
    Read review
    "If you have a family staying don't choose a room with bunk beds because you might be sharing it with..."
    Read review
    "If you can get a en suit, do it."
    Read review
    "The 10 bed mixed gender room was mainly an area for couples which was quiet and relaxing. Couldn't have..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing