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DC Lofty

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Staff was nice and friendly. There is a fully equipped and big kitchen, which you can use and a spacious common area. Wi-fi worked fine as well. The only drawback is that I had no warm water when showering! Would not expect that in Washington:P

Thank Frodzik
State College, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 November 2015

We had a great weekend staying at DC Lofty in Washington. The room was clean and perfect for what we needed. Location was great for sightseeing. The staff were really friendly and fun, and had organized activities each night if you wanted to join; shout outs to Josh, Ed and Lex for showing us a great time. Would definitely stay...

Thank Jordy H
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

This place is pretty bad... Pros- location is awesome Cons- let me start by saying if you are a girl you get the full tour of the place, services and benefits explained and then you get hit on and asked to drink. If you are a boy you get nothing. Creepy male staff. 2nd- stayed in basement room, filthiest worst...

3Thank Jack B
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for the cheap prices. I suggest bringing your own towel, since mine smelled like Doritos. The beds weren't really comfy as well, but that's kind of expected. The staff is nice and they will help you out if you ask them. I'd say that if you are looking for something cheap and decent for the price, this...

Thank Rafael_Bellotti
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 25 September 2015

This hostel did not meet our expectations. It was not clean neither the hostel or the bed sheet. The shower didn't drop much water. The location is not bad, but you preferably need to take the bus/underround to go to DC main attractions. This hostel is useful if you don't want to waste a lot of money (breakfast not included),...

1Thank Monicaf F
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Good hostel, good location, about 30 mins walk to the centre, or very near the subway to access everything. Nice kitchen and social area. The only negative was lack of help with what to do in DC, the only suggestions I was given were paid activities and there is so many free things to do in DC. Washington monument, smithsonian...

Thank ilive4travel4eva
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

First time hosteling by my self so was a bit daunting, however DC lofty gave me a great base to explore Washington from. Staff were all great, diy pancakes in the morning was great too. The only downside for me was the chilled showers, but overall a great stay.

Thank Jacob R
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights with 3 friends. Perfect hostel were supposed to be in a dorm of 6 but ended up having a little room of 4 to ourselves. Mike the manager was fantastic, couldn't of been more helpful making recommendations for a great bar. (Marvin's on u street check it out if you are into hip hop/rap, cool...

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Me and friend booked this hostel because it was the cheapest online by far. We were expecting something okay, but were pleasantly surprised at how nice it was! High speed wifi; two tvs (with Netflix) in big living rooms with comfy couches; a big, well equipped kitchen; and good sized rooms with big and comfy beds! Two very small negatives:...

Thank Elliot R
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

I never right reviews but the service and condition if this hostel was appalling. I went to the front counter to ask for toilet paper as the shared room had none and the person behind the desk was counting money. I asked for toilet paper as I needed to use the bathroom. He said he would get some and told...

1Thank Akin A

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located hostel in Washington, DC. We are just blocks, and less than 10 minutes away from The Convention Center, less than a mile from the White House, and only a metro stop away from the monuments, the museums, and all of the major attractions in the capital. Staying at DC Lofty also gives you access to Capital View, its awesome roof top patio with hammocks, lounge chairs, grill, darts, and music! Save at DC Lofty, while utilizing our rooftop pool and Jacuzzi access on weekdays! ... more   less 

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Address: 1335 11th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4219
Region: United States > District of Columbia > Washington DC
Price Range: $54 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Get an ensuite :) I know the communal bathrooms were always busy!”
jesscotttt, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Book at the hostel down the street. It's almost the same price and much better. The staff is friendly and the breakfast is good.”
jeremyf758, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“get a private room for just a little extra”
307henryd, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you dont like steps, try to book to the lower floors”
, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I don´t know about the upper levels... but avoid the basement!”
Xenxen_Sama, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
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