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HighRoad DC

Adams Morgan, Washington, D.C.

Located in Washington DC, the Highroad Hostel is a restored Victorian Mansion. The hostel is 1.2 km from Dupont Circle and 2.5 km from Washington DC. Free WiFi is available for all guests.

Hostel Highroad is a 1 minute walk away from a bus station. Adams Morgan is a very cool neighborhood and this Hostel is right In the midlle of it. Very nice and staff, a lot of people so great vibe

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9.2
Awesome
1,562 reviews

Duo Housing

Downtown D.C., Washington, D.C.

Located 1.8 km from The White House in Washington, Duo Housing offers free WiFi access. The property has a 24-hour front desk and luggage storage.

Washington Monument is 6 minutes’ drive from the hostel. The Lincoln Memorial is 9 minutes’ drive. Perfect staff and breakfast.Tasty pancake and lemonade.I love Duo!Amazing place

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8.1
Very Good
1,714 reviews

U Street Capsule Hostel

Northwest, Washington, D.C.

Located in Washington, 1.9 km from Phillips Collection, U Street Capsule Hostel features air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi and express check-in and check-out. The property is situated 2.1 km from Walter E Washington Convention Centre, 3.1 km from White House and 3.4 km from Washington Monument. The accommodation provides evening entertainment and a shared lounge. The staff, the unit provide privacy (felt like self-quarantine) the ability to control light and A/C, and location with good public transportations.

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8.3
Very Good
745 reviews

Duo Nomad

Southeast, Washington, D.C.

Duo Nomad in Washington provides adults-only accommodation with a shared lounge and a terrace. Located around 1.6 km from Supreme Court, the hostel with free WiFi is also 1.8 km away from The Capitol. The accommodation features evening entertainment and a 24-hour front desk. The friendly staffs ! Comfortable bed and cleanliness!

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8.6
Excellent
443 reviews

DC International Hostel 2

Downtown D.C., Washington, D.C.

Offering air-conditioned rooms in the Northwest district of Washington, DC International Hostel 2 is 600 metres from Walter E Washington Convention Center. Among the facilities at this property are a shared kitchen and a shared lounge, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The property is 2.3 km from National Gallery of Art and 2.6 km from Phillips Collection. It has a good location, it is economical, clean and the bathrooms are always clean.

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6.3
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303 reviews

DC International Hostel 1

Shaw, Washington, D.C.

DC International Hostel 1 is located in Mount Vernon Square, 1 km from DC convention centre and from Old Dominion Brew House. Free WiFi access is available.

Rooms here will provide you with air conditioning and cable TV. Extras include a desk and linen. Reception and cleaning team are doing great

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6.6
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302 reviews

Washington International Student Center

Adams Morgan, Washington, D.C.

Washington International Student Center is set in the Northwest district in Washington, 1.4 km from Jefferson Memorial. Free WiFi is offered to all guests.

The property offers both, dorm rooms and private rooms. - I super appreciate that the owner waived off the transportation expense that I incurred to get to the hostel. - free breakfast - surrounded by lots of restaurants

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6.2
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307 reviews

Capital View Hostel

Northwest, Washington, D.C.

Capital View Hostel is located in Washington, D.C. city centre just 10 minutes’ walk from The Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Verizon Centre. Free WiFi access is offered.

Capital View Hostel offers access to the nearby Crossfit Shaw for a discounted rate. It's the last of the old brick boarding houses, soon destined no doubt to become 12 floors of steel and glass. Meanwhile it is ideal as a hostel. Staff clear and friendly, sheets clean and the water hot. The kitchen is equipped and open 24/7 unlike many newer "nicer" hostels. Don't heed the negative reviews, clearly people sometime have the wrong expectations from the cheap end of town Everything works.

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7.5
Good
347 reviews

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FAQs about hostels in Washington, D.C.

  • Many families visiting Washington, D.C. enjoyed staying at Capital View Hostel, U Street Capsule Hostel, and HI Washington, DC Hostel.

  • HI Washington, DC Hostel, Duo Housing, and Duo Nomad are some of our most popular hostels in Washington, D.C..

  • For hostels in Washington, D.C. serving highly-rated breakfasts, try Duo Nomad, HI Washington, DC Hostel, and Duo Housing.

  • On average, a hostel in Washington, D.C. costs $48 per night (based on Booking.com prices).

  • The average price of a hostel in Washington, D.C. this evening is $120 (based on Booking.com prices).

  • These hostels in Washington, D.C. are highly rated by couples: Duo Housing, HI Washington, DC Hostel, and U Street Capsule Hostel.

  • Duo Nomad, U Street Capsule Hostel, and HI Washington, DC Hostel have received great reviews from guests in Washington, D.C. about the views from these hostels.

  • The average price per night for a hostel in Washington, D.C. this weekend is $119 (based on Booking.com prices).

  • Northwest, Downtown D.C., and Northeast are popular with other travelers visiting Washington, D.C..

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