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Duo Housing DC Reviews

1223 11th St NW, Washington DC, USA

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87%

Rating
2403 Total Reviews
  • 87%Value For Money
  • 91%Security
  • 88%Location
  • 90%Staff
  • 87%Atmosphere
  • 85%Cleanliness
  • 83%Facilities

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100%

I just stayed for a day and it was perfect for me. Great location, near to metro. Friendly staff, and secure too. They also let me keep my bag in the locker for few hours after i checked out. Total value for money (or better).

  • 25th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • India
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


86%

Big hostel with a lot of international travelers. It's very easy to bound with people, especially since there's a free BBQ organized every Sunday night. Genius! Breakfast on the other hand is a bit light: pancakes only (which aren't that good), but it's nice not to leave the house on a empty stomach. Good experience!


74%

Had a nice time at Duo Housing. The staff were very helpful and gave lots of info about Washington. The hostel was pretty busy with people of all ages but everyone was really respectful and kept to thenmselves.

  • 24th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


100%

Thanks to the great staff for keeping the place fun safe and clean,


100%

Great place to stay! Excellent staff!


100%

Great place!


86%

Stuff is very nice and helpful! Also the free Sunday BBQ was great! Would come to this place again!


91%

The showers werent that clean, but the atmosphere was perfect! I met so many cool people, not just at the free BBQ-`Party and while having breakfast.


97%

The place was awesome! Would definitely recommend to anyone staying in DC. Very affordable and the atmosphere in the hostel was the best I've experienced so far! AZ was very helpful and the whole staff were welcoming and able to recommend places when prompted! Would definitely stay here if I returned to DC!


89%

nice bbq and great people :-)


100%

I know I've hit Excellent for everything but this place really was Excellent. Very clean, great location only a 15-20min walk to the White House, there are several lounge rooms, and on Sundays they throw a big Free barbecue for the guests. I'd totally stay here again.

  • 18th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • New Zealand
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


86%

This was an extremely clean and friendly hostel. It was a bit weird that they made you keep your shoes completely outside of the hostel living areas; I understand that it helps to keep the space clean but leaving my shoes outside felt unsafe.


100%

DUO is an awesome place. Great hostel to meet friends. The staff is awesome, Pedro is amazing and is knowledgeable of the city. Jeff is a petal. Eric is a gem. AZ does a great job chatting with guests. I will return for sure.


83%

Good place, near to the city.

  • 14th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Colombia
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


74%

Be prepared to climb the stairs!

  • 14th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Singapore
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


40%

I am shocked that this hostel won hostel of the year last year and even more shocked to see recent reviews that rate this venue at 100%. The staff were rude and not willing to help (unless you are female). The hostel states 24 hour check in, we arrived at 11am to be informed that check in opens at 3pm. Watch out for the fines too... $1000 for opening the window, plus several others... Your stay could become expensive. Breakfast is poor. Staff sit at the table eating everything with no greeting!


91%

If you have to choose an hostel in Washington, it is the place to book. Shout out to the manager and pedro. Great shower room for girls. Events organized like BBQ on the huge rooftop patio. Friendly atmosphere. Tips on what nice to go visit or hang out. Great hostel.

  • 12th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • France
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


83%

It is a nice place. Good location. nice and helpful people.


91%

Great hostel; good location, really good common areas and very helpful staff. The mens showers could do with a bit of work, but wasn't a deal breaker. Free bbq on the sunday was very good as well.


86%

Really friendly staff. Good localization and great value for money. I highly recommend this hotel.


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