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    Capitol City Hostel

    3.4 km from Washington DC centre
      Apr 9 Apr 10
      1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
      2411 Benning Rd NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-4827
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      Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

      This hostel is a house located on a nice neighborhood, very close to restaurants and at a walkable distance to the city's attractions. The accomodation is not good at all. The beds and building are old and not quite clean. The window's shades does not...More

      Reviewed 4 July 2015

      It cheaper than any other hostel in Washington so you can imagine what you'll get. It was better than I expected but still, if I ever go back to Washington I'd rather pay 40$ more and sleep in a real hostel. Breakfast is actually only...More

      Reviewed 16 May 2015

      the management is super helpful and friendly. They gave us great suggestions and directions. The hostel is right by the bus stop which takes you directly into downtown to see the museums and monuments. Great big beds and good aircon. You get a discount if...More

      Reviewed 24 March 2015

      I Stayed at the Capitol City Hostel for 3 nights, in may 2009. Though Bill was very kind and helpfull and met some nice people, if I knew then what I knew now, I woudn't stay here. First of all is quite far from the...More

      Reviewed 24 February 2015

      We spent two nights here and that was enough. The neighborhood is pretty bad, we felt very unsafe even during daytime. The common area and the dorm rooms were not clean, the bathroom was even worse. All in all not a good experience, though it...More

      • Number of rooms
      • 20
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      • Location
      • United States
      • District of Columbia
      • Washington DC
      Room/Suite (3)
      Hotel & Grounds (2)
      Nearby Restaurants
      Far East Taco Grille
      16 reviews
      1.04 km away
      Tony's Breakfast
      6 reviews
      1.23 km away
      Pret A Manger
      5 reviews
      .83 km away
      Imm on H
      9 reviews
      1.29 km away
      Nearby Attractions
      U.S. National Arboretum
      448 reviews
      1.50 km away
      Farragut Square
      20 reviews
      .89 km away
      El Museo Nacional de Historia y Cultura Afroamericana
      6 reviews
      1.21 km away
      Atlas Performing Arts Center
      8 reviews
      1.38 km away
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      Room Tips
      "Share a bed to save dough"
      85Brei, over a year agoRead review
      "I'd insist on the quiet side, not the road"
      Stef J, over a year agoRead review
      "This is a hostel, not hotel, no swimming pool, no fitness center, But a practical low price of $20 for..."
      Qiu min J, over a year agoRead review
      "Don't miss the pakistani at the corner! Chicken kebob, what a treat."
      Mike F, over a year agoRead review
      "Check out all the rooms with Bill, to decide where you want to sleep. Don't order food from the kebab..."
      BonnieEJ, over a year agoRead review
      "Choose the basement room in the second house if you are looking for a bit spacious bed and more room"
      Ipsita M, over a year agoRead review
      "Pick a bottom bunk if you can."
      PoliSciGuy24, over a year agoRead review
      "Back rooms are away from the street but the noise is tolerable."
      David T, over a year agoRead review
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