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Capital View

301 i street NW, Washington DC, USA, Distance from city centre: 1.6km

Rating: 78% from 30 reviews

  • 76%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 73%Cleanliness
  • 82%Location
  • 82%Value for money
  • 76%Facilities

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  • Nice, clean place to stay. Located extremely close to main areas of DC.
  • 89%
  • 01 Oct 2014 James USA
  • Sarah was amazing, so accomodating, helpful, friendly and hospitable! She gave me tons of advice on how to enjoy my short trip. Each room has a lock with a code you need to know, same for the entrance door, so it felt pretty safe. My female dorm was very clean and well maintained, with lockers, enough space and a window. I saw the housekeeping taking good care of the bathrooms cleaning, and in general I felt it was cleaner than your average hostel. Cool rooftop patio and convenient location.
  • 94%
  • 23 Sep 2014 Anonymous Russia
  • Awesome place to stay really convenient location walking distance of everything you need + monuments museums ect, staff were incredible good facility's with roof top pattio and great social atmosphere
  • 89%
  • 09 Aug 2014 Alexander Australia
  • Though the hostel was very concerned about street shoes not being worn to keep the floor clean, my room (a 6-bed female dorm) was very dusty on all surfaces. It wasn't clear how to make the free pancakes that are offered (no signage that I could see). The shower had almost no water pressure, and sink was so small I could barely wash my face. The only time I saw a staff member was when I checked in.
  • 63%
  • 28 Jun 2014 Anonymous USA
  • The first staff person was a bit off-hand, treating me like an unwanted interruption to his day! Surely it isn't very hard to smile and make your guests feel welcomed. Just because it's a hostel doesn't mean you have to behave like prison guards! However, the hostel was far better than most. Clean, with fresh slippers and real coffee. My dorm room mates were delightful, and other staff smiled and were pleasant.
  • 80%
  • 16 Jun 2014 jillian Australia
  • Walking distance from the sights and in a quieter part of town but close enough if you're looking to go out. Staff was very nice and laidback plus the door is code locked so definitely felt safe. Patio on the roof was nice to relax on and rooms were nice for the money. Definitely recommended and I would stay here again.
  • 100%
  • 10 Jun 2014 Bryan USA
  • Loved! Everybody was nice and trying to help on every detail! Friendly staff! Would recomend that you would have a mirror in each room! Cause on the 3rd floor the only mirror is in the bathroom and really small!!
  • 91%
  • 03 Jun 2014 Anonymous Brazil
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