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In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens

Guest reviews

4.2 out of 5 Very good
486 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Kitchen
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationWalter E. Washington Convention Center9 min walk
Popular LocationCapital One Arena14 min walk
Popular LocationWhite House14 min walk
AirportWashington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National)16 min drive

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  • Single Bed in Male Premium Dorm (4 Bed)

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
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  • Private Room w/Shared Hallway Bath (Double Bed )

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Single bed in Mixed Economy Dorm (10 Bed)

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 39 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
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  • Single bed in Mixed Premium Dorm (4 Bed)

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
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  • Single bed in Male Standard Dorm (6 Bed)

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
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  • Single bed in Male Economy Dorm (10 Bed)

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 39 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsSingle bed in Male Economy Dorm (10 Bed)
  • Single bed in Mixed Standard Dorm (8 Bed)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
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  • Single bed in Female Premium Dorm (4 Bed)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
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  • Single Bed in Female Standard Dorm (6 Bed)

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsSingle Bed in Female Standard Dorm (6 Bed)
  • Single bed in Female Economy Dorm (10 Bed)

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 39 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsSingle bed in Female Economy Dorm (10 Bed)

About this area

Washington

Located in Washington, HI Washington DC - Hostel is in the city centre and near the airport. White House and Smithsonian Castle are notable landmarks, and some of the area's popular attractions include National Museum of Natural History and Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Capital One Arena or Nationals Park.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center - 9 min walk
  • Capital One Arena - 14 min walk
  • White House - 14 min walk
  • National Museum of Natural History - 16 min walk
  • National Mall - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • McPherson Sq. Station - 7 min walk
  • Washington Union Station - 8 min drive
  • AirportWashington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) - 16 min drive

About this property

HI Washington DC - Hostel

Eco-friendly Washington hostel in Downtown Washington D.C., walk to Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hostel has coffee/tea in a common area and a business centre. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk and an arcade/games room are on-site. All 19 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, safes and showers.
HI Washington DC - Hostel offers 19 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on request.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Globe, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60ยฐC or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7 AMโ€“10 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Arcade/games room
  • Billiards/pool table

Family friendly

  • Arcade/games room
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4 PM and 3 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 3 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 6 April 2020 to 10 October 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted; guests whose residence is within 45 mi (72 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Guests without a valid Hostelling International membership card will be charged USD 3 per person, per night at check-in, payable to the hostel.

We should mention

Alcohol is not served at this property

Property is also known as

HI Washington DC - Hostel Washington
HI Washington DC - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at HI Washington DC - Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, HI Washington DC - Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to HI Washington DC - Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is HI Washington DC - Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at HI Washington DC - Hostel?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at HI Washington DC - Hostel?
Check-in is from 4 PM to 3 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at HI Washington DC - Hostel?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is HI Washington DC - Hostel located?
Located in Downtown Washington D.C., this eco-friendly hostel is within a 10-minute walk of CityCenterDC, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, and Washington D.C. Madame Tussauds. Capital One Arena and White House are also within 15 minutes. McPherson Sq. Station is 7 minutes by foot and Center Station is 7 minutes.
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4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Amazing atmosphere. Nearby subway station. Great neighbourhood and great tours
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2018

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Friendly staff, clean facility, welcoming atmosphere and great location. I had a comfortable stay and pleasant experience. I would stay here again.
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
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2 Boil eggs lol
It was nice quick business trip, so the hostel was cost effective. Everybody was friendly and helpful. Other than the wack breakfast which the lady stated only 2 boil eggs per person lol....That was FUNNY!
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice people, nice staff, perfect location. This is my first time to stay in a hostel and it was a good experience.
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

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