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HI Washington DC

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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvelous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvelous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness

Property Description

Located near the city's most famous attractions, Hostelling International-Washington, DC (HI-DC) offers a friendly and inexpensive lodging experience for travelers. We provide an unbeatable environment (and a long list of amenities) that brings together international and domestic travelers. We also offer groups a safe and comfortable place to stay.

Set in the heart of downtown Washington, DC, Hostelling International-Washington, DC (HI-DC) is close to all of the best the city has to offer:
* The White House (8 blocks)
* The National Mall (8 blocks) - home to the Capitol, monuments and museums
* Chinatown (4 blocks)
* Metro Center (3 blocks) - Metrorail is the local subway system
* Bus stops and taxi stands (1 block)
* And just steps from bars, restaurants, performing art centers and many more attractions

In addition to being the best place in DC to discover new cultures and make new friends, our hostel offers safe, clean and comfortable accommodations, with a wide variety of amenities and services. We provide dormitory-style and private rooms to satisfy our guests' needs. Dorm-style rooms (all with bunk beds), come in four-bed, eight-bed and ten-bed configurations, while private rooms sleep two hostellers in two twin beds. All of the dorm-style rooms and most of the private rooms share single-sex bathrooms on each guest room floor, the hostel also offers a limited number of en suite rooms (private room with private bath).

Amenities Include:
* 24-hour front desk service & security
* No curfew, no lock-out
* All rates include tax
* An environment that is drug-free, smoke-free and alcohol-free
* A/C and heat in all guest rooms
* FREE breakfast (7:30 AM - 9:30 AM, Daily)
* FREE in-room lockers (please bring your own locks), linens and towels
* FREE tours, movie nights and programs
* FREE Wi-Fi in the lobby
* FREE local map and area information
* FREE pool table, books, puzzles, and games
* FREE body wash in all showers
* Common room with big, comfortable couches, Internet stations ($3 per hour), information center, ATM, and pre-paid phone card machine
* TV room with big screen, 150+ channels, DVD, VCR, a library of FREE movies, and leather club chairs
* Fully-equipped, self-service kitchen
* Outside patio seating
* Laundry facilities (open 24-hours)
* Luggage storage ($4 for 24 hours, single use)
* Elevator
* Iron/ironing board
* Hair dryers (in all bathrooms)
* Wheelchair accessibility
* Visa and MasterCard accepted
* Nearby restaurants, bars and pubs, grocery shopping, pharmacy and other conveniences
* Individual travelers and groups welcome
* Bicycle rack on-site, and bicycle rental available near the hostel
*Group bookings are offered through our Group Sales department

Our staff is ready to welcome you to our capital city, help you with information about the local attractions and help to make your stay fun and relaxing. Make your reservation and be ready for an incredible stay at HI-DC!

We are committed to being stewards of the environment. However, we do not view our environmental responsibility as a destination. Rather, we see it as a continuous journey.
* The only hostel in the DC area to be designated an Eco-Friendly hostel by Hostel World
* The lowest water consumption per overnight guest of all HI's Gateway City properties
* Currently renovating all guest rooms using low VOC paint and carpet that is low VOC, made from recycled materials, and is itself 100% recyclable
* Follow a linen re-use program to conserve water (during a hosteler stay, linens are washed only by request)
* All paper (office paper, toilet tissue, and hand towels) is from at lest 95% recycled materials
* Recycle Aluminum, Glass, Paper, Plastic, Cardboard, Batteries, and ink/toner cartridges
* Use (and then recycle) compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) throughout the hostel
* Have monthly documentary movie nights on environmental topics
* Have push faucets on all sinks (the timer reduces water consumption)
* Use low-flow aerators on all sink faucets
* Provide environmentally friendly dish soap in the kitchen
* Have all re-usable products in the kitchen and for breakfast (no disposables)
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HI Washington DC Located at 1009 11th Street, NW Washington, Washington DC.
HI Washington DC
Washington DC DC DC 20001 1009 11th Street, NW Washington
88% 3656
38.9028898 -77.0272493
HI Washington DC
    Rooms available 4 Bed Mixed Dorm 4 Bed Female Dorm 8 Bed Female Dorm 4 Bed Male Dorm 8 Bed Male Dorm Twin Private Shared Bathroom 10 Bed Female Dorm 20 Bed Male Dorm 20 Bed Female Dorm 8 Bed Mixed Dorm 10 Bed Male Dorm 10 Bed Mixed Dorm 10 Bed Mixed Dorm 10 Bed Male Dorm 10 Bed Female Dorm 4 Bed Mixed Dorm 6 Bed Mixed Dorm 8 Bed Mixed Dorm 6 Bed Male Dorm 6 Bed Female Dorm

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Mon 24 Oct 2016 - Thu 27 Oct 2016 Change

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Latest Review

" Very friendly and helpful staff, cold showers, thin blankets to sleep under, elderly people in mixed dorms. Wouldn't recommend it to anyone. "

- Joleneg
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  • Free

    Free Breakfast Linen Included Free City Maps Towels Included Free WiFi

  • General

    Wheelchair Friendly Security Lockers Key Card Access Common Room Elevator Bicycle Parking BBQ Air Conditioning Adaptors Book Exchange Hot Showers Self-Catering Facilities Cable TV Outdoor Terrace Hair Dryers Safe Deposit Box Card Phones Washing Machine Steam Room

  • Services

    Internet Access Laundry Facilities Luggage Storage 24 Hour Reception Tours/Travel Desk ATM 24 Hour Security Housekeeping Late check-out Reception (limited hours)

  • Food & Drink

    Vending Machines Tea & Coffee Making Facilities

  • Entertainment

    Board Games Games Room Pool Table



Credit Cards Accepted No Curfew

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated above (see 'Things to Note' information).


  • 2016 3rd, Best Large Hostel Chain
  • 2015 3rd, Best Large Hostel Chain
  • 2014 3rd, Best Large Hostel Chain
  • 2010 2nd, Hostel Chain
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