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    HI Washington DC Hostel

    1009 11th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4409
    (202) 335-6763
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    “bed dorm” (23 reviews)
    “free breakfast” (42 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

    Centrally located, though quite a trek from the bus and train terminal. However once here you are right in the hub of the city with transport links and the Mall right on the doorstep. I stayed in an 8 bed dorm which was clean and...More

    1  Thank MRB1982
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded 4 August 2015

    MRB1982: It's very nice to hear that you liked our location and Wi-Fi, and that your room was clean and comfortable. Breakfast, served by the now-world-famous John, is a hosteller favorite. I'm very sorry about the cancelled events. I know that we cancelled 2 tours...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2015

    Conveniently located 20 minutes walk from the National Mall. Free breakfast is nice, but unfortunately the whole place was overrun with school children during the summer break. As with most HIs, I found the place to be more like a cheap hotel rather than a...More

    1  Thank Rontong
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded 4 August 2015

    rontong: Our Housekeeping Team will be thrilled to read your note! Sorry about the group of younger travelers (see next review). When we do have groups with under 21s, the Chaperons usually do a good job of ensuring proper behavior. On the rare occasion when...More

    Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

    This hostel is well priced and well located: ten minutes to the White House and another five to The National Mall on foot. Free breakfast and coffee, and a cosy common area in the lobby. However, I'd recommend a smaller room than the ten bed...More

    1  Thank Louise V
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded 4 August 2015

    Louise V: Thank you for the nice review! Our location is often what draws our hostellers, but our staff and the experineces meeting fellow travelers are what make the best memories. Yes, navigating the many "suitcase traps" of a 10-bed dorm can be a challenge....More

    Reviewed 22 July 2015

    FAB...now I will tell you some nights were better than other..alas overall...LOVED the place...the BEST LOACTION ever...FAB! the gals at the front desk are pressed to the max with check in's check out's dealing with people on the phone non stop...language barriers and even tho...More

    1  Thank floydmarie
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded 4 August 2015

    floydmarie: That's quite an experience! Thanks so much for sharing your story. On occasion, we get groups of younger travelers, but not so often in the Summer. If you find less than desirable behaviors by your fellow hostellers, please let us know (e.g., noisy at...More

    Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

    It was my second visit having stayed at the one in Frankfurt. Best for location, The White House is only 10 minutes away, The Capital 15minutes away. Take your jogging gear & jog your way in that beautiful city. Very friendly staff always giving directions,...More

    2  Thank Wanjiro
    Response from Mark-GM, General Manager at HI Washington DC HostelResponded 10 July 2015

    Kate113: Ah-ha! An HI Veteran! Glad to have you stay with us. It's great to hear that you liked our location, but especially that the HI DC Team was helpful and made you feel welcome. We look forward to hosting you and your friends when...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Number of rooms
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    ValeGF
    15 November 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
    6 August 2017|
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    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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    PeterYibo
    25 April 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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