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  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 2 weeks prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

Listed on our website for groups

Additional Terms and Conditions

Listed on our website for groups

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


U Street Capsule Hostel

Book more than 2 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

The building is situated in the vibrant and historic U Street district, only a few feet away from the metro entrance. We boast brand new pod sleeping units, that will provide unparalleled audio and visual privacy while encasing you in a cocoon of safe and sound sleep.

The building has an elevator to make your check-in effortless and multiple hang-out areas. We have a quiet second-floor working area, with office chairs and a table, with gigabit internet. The first floor, meanwhile, has a beautiful communal space, with free coffee and tea always!

OUTSIDE of COVID-19 - We have FREE gym, sauna, steam room access, FREE breakfast, laundry facilities, and events every other day - we hope you will come and check us out! Currently suspended, during the pandemic.


We also provide LUXURY concierge pick up services from $67 from and to DCA, and $110/$120 from and to IAD/BWI for up to 3 people. For 3-6 people that's $105 / $120 / $140 respectively. Larger group options also available - please contact us! These can also be arranged to drive you FROM the hostel, and grouping up with other guests could save a lot of money.

U Street Capsule Hostel Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival is free. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the entire amount of the stay. For Groups it's different, please check our group cancellation policies of 4+ guests.

Check-in from 15:00 to 23:45 (official).
Check out at 11:00 am

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards.
This property may pre-authorize your card before arrival.

14.95% Taxes not included
No Smoking anywhere in the building fines up to $500 for smoking.
Lost RFID key is $10 View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.4

  • Security 8.4

  • Location 9.3

  • Staff 8.2

  • Atmosphere 7.7

  • Cleanliness 7.9

  • Facilities 7.7

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    25 Sep 2020
    Great staff and my stay as freindly and warm out going people.
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 10.0


    02 Sep 2020
    I don't know where to start... My stay at U street was AMAZING qq. I have stayed at 2 other properties and they don't come close to U street! From the time i walked in it was welcoming, clean and the people were awesome. Check in and check out was smooth. It was so peaceful and quite. I will definitely return just because the service was amazing. The facility is huge. They have washers and dryers shower rooms, multiple bathrooms and the staff doesn't bother you for anything.
    USA, Female, 31-40
  • 10.0


    05 Mar 2020
    It met or exceeded all my expectations.
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 10.0


    26 Feb 2020
    U Street Hostel is in a great location with a ton of restaurants and public transportation near by. You can get to pretty much anywhere in the city with ease. The hostel itself is clean and the pods are comfortable with a fan, two usb plug ins for electronics, and a personal lamp for reading. They offer breakfast daily and do things like free beer night which is pretty cool. The staff was welcoming and helpful with suggestions. Good vibes here, 10/10 stay.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1


    03 Mar 2020
    The stay was great, the breakfast is good and the staff is real nice! The only bad thing is that there are no lockers... The hotel is a bit expensive but very original! Overall very enjoyable!
    France, Male, 18-24
  • 8.6


    29 Feb 2020
    I had a nice time (for a single night), and it was good value. The location is great, and I appreciated the included breakfast! The bed, capsule, and sheets were clean, and it seemed like they are in the process of doing maintenance and upgrading some of the older bathroom fixtures. I was also happy that they have a locked room to store your luggage for some hours on the day of your check-out, if you have a later flight. The lack of lockers/secure storage was the main downside, as I expected.
    Canada, Female, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    05 Jan 2021
    The location is fantastic. Being downtown and a Metro around the corner to get you anywhere, I couldn't imagine staying at another hotel. You can tell that the hotel is a start-up and still is going through growing pains. The only issue I had was the sleeping quarters have a strong chemical smell and were lacking cleanliness. If you can deal with those two issues, it's a really good hotel. You'll also get a once in a lifetime chance to meet people from all walks of life.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    05 Jun 2020
    There were some crazy and creepy old dudes the looked like the were on speed, one gave us a 40 minute lecture when we arrived in the room about how he has pull and can get anyone outta there. It Made the stay and vibes go downhill fast. If it weren't for the other guests we would have stayed another night. Otherwise great staff and service!
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 6.6


    15 Feb 2020
    The only thing this hostel has going for it is the novelty of the capsules. The staff seemed half interested in their jobs and half wanting to be literally anywhere else. The only showers were located in the basement. Also, the capsules were very hot at night since the built-in airways were not working. I don’t think I’ll be staying here again
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 2.9


    22 Jun 2020
    ABSOLUTELY the WORST hostel experience I've ever had. I was told I'd have to move my personal belongings to another room. When I returned the next day my key didn't scan and a guest who was mentally unstable refused to let me in to move my belongings to another room. The employee wasn't EVEN WORKING during business hours, but when he did show up, he refused to reserve a room and threatened me to leave, although I was missing items from the belongings he had moved. This place is UNSAFE.
    USA, Male, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Centre
  • Follows Covid-19 sanitation guidance
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Reading Light
  • Sauna
  • Steam Room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Express check-in / out
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • Wi-Fi