HI Washington DC Hostel

in the beautiful state of District of Columbia
  • large comfortable couch in lounge at HI Washington DC
  • dining area of HI Washington DC
  • outside patio with big umbrellas and tables in the Washington DC Hostel
  • large industrial Washington DC Hostel kitchen with hostellers making a meal
  • large four bed dormroom in HI Washington DC

HI Washington DC hostel is all about helping you make the most of your visit to our nation’s capital. Our highly-trained, knowledgeable and friendly staff will happily answer all your questions about Washington, DC and give you their own insider tips on the best restaurants, nightlife and local gems.

Our recently renovated hostel offers a variety of FREE volunteer-led tours and activities and with dozens of FREE museums, outdoor monuments and world-famous memorials, Washington, DC is the ideal destination for a traveler on a budget. Check out our events calendar to see what’s going on during your visit.

HI Washington, DC is conveniently located in the heart of the city and offers incredible value for its location. The hostel’s daily FREE continental breakfast and FREE WiFi will help you fuel up and make plans for the day ahead. Meet fellow travelers in one of our common rooms, our communal kitchen or the outdoor patio and set off around the city for an adventure.

HI Washington, DC is the best place to discover new cultures, meet new people and see DC from an insider’s perspective. As a non-profit organization we are founded on an enduring belief in the power of travel to foster a deeper understanding of people, places and cultures for a more tolerant world.


Why not cap off your trip to DC’s quirky northern neighbor, Baltimore, for a taste of American art, seafood and local festivals?

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  • Air conditioning
  • Basic store available at or near the hostel
  • Breakfast at or near the hostel
  • Common room(s)
  • Credit card accepted
  • Cycle rental available at or near the hostel
  • Discounts and concessions available
  • Games room
  • Earth friendly hostel
  • Groups welcome
  • Individual traveller welcome
  • Internet access
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lift
  • Lockers available
  • Luggage Store
  • Currency exchange at or near the hostel
  • Hostel open 24h
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Sheets in price
  • TV room
  • Suitable for wheelchair users
  • Botanical centre nearby
  • City centre location
  • Cultural centre nearby
  • Historical sites nearby
  • Leisure facilities nearby
  • Main attractions nearby
  • Museums/art galleries nearby
  • Nightlife nearby
  • Restaurants nearby
  • Shopping centre/market nearby

Address & Contact

HI Washington DC
1009 11th Street NW
Washington DC District of Columbia 20001
Phone 1 (202) 737-2333
Fax 1 (202) 737-1508
GPS 38.903200, -77.027000

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Bed Capacity
> Total Beds 250

Opening Times
> 24 hours
> All Year

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