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Southington, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at this hostel in the evening, and it was hard to find it, because the hostel does not have any sign, and the people we asked did not know about any hostel around there !! So, I called and asked about the hostel and the FREE parking - that they promise in their website, the person who talked...

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Normally I would not feel required to write a review, but this hostel experience was a memory to share. Run away. You still have time, because we didn't -- The scars are still in our memories. The pictures do not do justice to the hostel. The place is nasty, it smells odd, the floor feels sticky and dirty. We even...

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Boston
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I arrived later in the evening and the manager tried to be extra accommodating. The Managers are nice people. They were considerate. There is a very steep staircase leading up to the hostel so be prepared with a light suitcase. The price was attractive and there was a light breakfast. Everyone was doing the best they can, given the circumstances.

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

I've stayed at a few different hostels in DC. This one is the most basic that you'll find. It's okay for the price, which is about as low as one can find in town, but it's not really the kind of place to stay for someone looking to enhance and smooth their first visit to DC. (In fact, there is...

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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Not so dirty. But... It is Old. Stinky. The kitchen is dirty. The lockers are si small you cant really fit anything in there and it costs 5 dollars. Owner is friendly, but he could walk into your room without knocking. The good thing about that hostel is location and has breakfast included.

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I stayed from June 21 to June 24, 4 nights. I read what others had said on here AFTER I booked the hostel and prayed for the best. Well, I want to say I had nothing to worry about. I paid $25/night and it was worth it, I'd stay there again, and yes, I'd recommend it to others. I am...

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Bogota, Colombia
Reviewed 4 April 2016

It´s by far, the worst hostel I´ve stayed in mi hole life! It´s dirty, smelly, and it´s not properly a youth hostel (there are some people actually living there). The manager is unpleasant and the rooms are not properly cleaned (nor the bathrom). Also, they say it includes a breakfast, but that´s not true. In the kitchen they just have...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 14 October 2015

The best thing about this property is the location in the adams morgan area. Just outside are tons of bars and restaurants. The staff was friendly and helpful. Te beds were comfortable and the rooms were clean enough, as were the bathrooms. The kitchen wasnt very well maintained but thats my only real complaint.

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Reviewed 18 August 2015

I liked the place, cozy,but ok. Very close to any things. The black man that worked there kept on walking around looking around. He was not working and my friend saidshe thinks he was peeping into our private room when she was dressing up. I recommend if you are going there to be careful with that guy. I wasn't the...

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Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

After an initial cock up of bookings I arrived early in the morning to the hostel - 10 am or so. A man at the desk checked me in along with another person; I explained how my Friend wouldn't arrive until later and who was on a separate booking would like to be in the same room together; the friendly...

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Additional Information about Washington International Student Center

Address: 2451 18th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2058
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC > Adams Morgan
Price Range: RM191 - RM492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
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“Alls rooms are ok there”
 of 5 bubbles LaureninBoston, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms facing the street can be loud at night but it didnt bother me”
 of 5 bubbles maxwelll2013, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Make sure you lock your door,that black guy that works there is creepy and I think a pervert.”
 of 5 bubbles hyeninc, 18 Aug 2015 | Read review
“avoid at any cost. you are not safe even on a private room.”
 of 5 bubbles PatriciaR805, 2 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Avoid it at any cost !”
 of 5 bubbles George888888, 7 Sep 2014 | Read review
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