U Street Hostel

1931 13th street NW, Washington DC, USA, Distance from city centre: 1.2km

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The building is situated in the vibrant and historic U Street district, only a few feet away from the metro entrance. We boast brand new pod sleeping units, that will provide unparalleled audio and visual privacy while encasing you in a cocoon of safe and sound sleep.

The building has an elevator to make your check-in effortless, and multiple hang out areas. We have a quiet second-floor working area, with office chairs and table, with gigabit internet. The first floor, meanwhile, has a beautiful communal space, with soon to open coffee bar!

We have free breakfast, laundry facilities, and events every other day - we hope you will come and check us out!

We also provide LUXURY concierge pick up services from $67 from and to DCA, and $110/$120 from and to IAD/BWI for up to 3 people. For 3-6 people that's $105 / $120 / $140 respectively. Larger group options also available - please contact us!

U Street Hostel Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival is free. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the entire amount of the stay.

Check in from 13:00 to 23:45.
Check out at 11:00 am

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards.
This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival.

14.95% Taxes not included
FREE Breakfast included.

General:
Front Desk hours 7am to 12am
No curfew.
Non-smoking.

Cancellations and modifications are allowed up to 24 hours prior to arrival date, and check-in time (2pm), without any costs for individuals (less than 4 people in a reservation). Once checked in, there’s a 72 hour period required for cancellations. Small groups are also subject to a 25% deposit that becomes non-refundable 72 hours prior to arrival date.
Small and Large Groups’ cancellation times may vary - please check our website.
Upon arrival, full payment will be accepted in cash (USD)/travelers checks or credit cards VISA/MASTERCARD/DISCOVER/AMEX. We do not accept personal checks.
Valid foreign/domestic passport or government ID required to Check-in, along with a valid credit card.

All of our guests must be over 16 years old in shared dorms. In private rooms, the minimum age is 14 years old, when traveling with an adult guardian.
Guests are not allowed to stay for more than 7 days a year, and we do not allow locals from Washington, DC.
Please do not forget the 14.8% dc taxes are added to all reservations.

No Smoking anywhere in the building fines up to $500 for smoking.
Lost RFID key is $10

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Free Breakfast
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Wi-Fi

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

U Street Hostel Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the full cost of the reservation. Small groups (4-10 people) and large groups (10+ people) have different cancellation/change periods listed below and on our website.

Check in from 12:00 to 23:00.
Check out at 11:00 am

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards.
This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival.

14.95% Taxes not included
Breakfast included.

General:
Reception hours 7am to 12am
No curfew.
Non smoking.


Cancellations and modifications are allowed up to 24 hours prior to arrival date, and check-in time (2pm), without any costs for individuals (less than 4 people in a reservation). Once checked in, there’s a 72 hour period required for cancellations. Small groups are also subject to a 25% deposit that becomes non-refundable 72 hours prior to arrival date.
Small and Large Groups’ cancellation times may vary - please check our website.
Upon arrival, full payment will be accepted in cash (USD)/travelers checks or credit cards VISA/MASTERCARD/DISCOVER/AMEX. We do not accept personal checks.
Valid foreign/domestic passport or government ID required to Check-in, along with a valid credit card.

All of our guests must be over 16 years old in shared dorms. In private rooms, the minimum age is 14 years old, when traveling with an adult guardian.
Guests are not allowed to stay for more than 7 days a year, and we do not allow locals from Washington, DC.
Please do not forget the 14.95% dc taxes are added to all reservations.

No Smoking anywhere in the building fines up to $500 for smoking.
Lost RFID key charge $10

Directions
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We are located directly next to U Street Metro stop on Green/Yellow Lines.

From BWI airport, you would take bus B30 to Greenbelt metro stop, and we are just a few metro stops away.

From DCA - Reagan airport, you could take the Yellow Line metro directly to the hostel, as the metro runs from the airport to U Street Metro stop.

From IAD, you could take the 5A bus to L'enfant Plazza - also on the Yellow Line. From there take the metro for a few stops, to yet again get off right at the entrance to the hostel!

From Union Station, you could take the Red Line to Chinatown, and then swap over to Yellow Line, and take it to U Street Metro =).

We also provide concierge pick up services from $65 from DCA, and $110/$125 from IAD/BWI for up to 3 people. We can provide pick up service for larger groups as well!

Located Near

We are located in the heart of Washington, DC. We are in the middle of U street district. The metro station is within a few feet from the front door, making travel anywhere in the city, or out of the city a breeze. There are rental bikes, scooters, as well as multiple bus stops directly nearby us.

Grocery store, restaurants, bars, clubs, and shops are all within ONE block from our beautiful building! Our staff will be happy to show you around, and provide suggestions for your trip!

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