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Hilltop Hostel

300 Carroll St, 20012, NW, Washington DC, USA, Distance from city centre: 8.2km

Rating: 73% from 13 reviews

  • 70%Atmosphere
  • 75%Staff
  • 70%Security
  • 64%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 76%Value for money
  • 73%Facilities

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  • It takes a while to get there from the city center but way is quite easy. Hilltop Hostel is located in an old house with garden and a porch - very nice place to chill during evenings or lazy mornings. Place could be more renovated and clean but atmosphere of real backpackers' place repay for inconvenience. Unfortunately I have to say that our food from the kitchen was permanently stolen - even if signed.
  • 69%
  • 17 Aug 2014 Zuzanna Poland
  • Wouldn't recommend. This is due to the unfriendly/aggressive staff and the unfriendly atmosphere that this creates. AVIOD
  • 46%
  • 21 Jun 2014 Anonymous England
  • Awesome location and environment; excellent access to the metro. Friendly staff. Linens + towel included. There does not seem to be lockers but they allow bags on the bed. Open access around the clock but there's a door code for security. Bathrooms were very clean and functional. There seemed to be some music playing around the clock which didn't bother me-- I could hear the bass notes from the dorms upstairs. The metro fare to get out there is worthwhile. My hostel of choice when in DC.
  • 94%
  • 31 May 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Facilities are good enough to stay one night with inexpensive price.
  • 83%
  • 13 Jan 2014 Yangji South Korea
  • I had a very good time at the Hilltop Hostel. It has a real "home-y" atmosphere, with comfy couches and holiday decorations. The back porch and yard are lovely and I spent a lot of time out there sitting in the sunshine with the birds. The staff and other guests were friendly and helpful and it made for a peaceful and happy stay. I would definitely stay there again.
  • 94%
  • 19 Dec 2013 Jenna Canada
  • Nice hostel if your really just looking for somewhere to sleep! Wasnt very lively but we only need a bed for the night so that wasnt a big deal. Friendly staff, secure, right next to train station which was great! Needs a few 'touch ups' though :)
  • 83%
  • 26 Oct 2013 stephanie Scotland
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