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Reviews of Washington International Student Center Washington DC

Hostel

2451 18th Street NW, DC 20009, Washington DC, USA

Atmosphere 61%

Cleanliness 61%

Facilities 58%

Location 81%

Safety 74%

Staff 74%

Value 70%

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Lockers
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Towels for hire

Important Information

For reservations of more than 8 people 50% of the total owed will be due within 1 week of the reservation made. The other 50% of the balance will be paid upon arrival. Payment will be taken by credit card for these reservations.
Failure to provide us with this payment your booking may be cancelled and your deposit lost
CHECK IN HOURS ARE FROM 8:00am to 11:00pm. AFTER 11:00pm YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO TO CHECK IN. IF YOU WILL BE ARRIVING AFTER 11:00PM YOU SHOULD CALL TO SEE IF YOU WILL BE ABLE TO CHECK. MOST LIKELY YOU WILL NOT GET TO CHECK IN UNTIL 8:00AM IN THE NEXT MORNING.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Washington DC?

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Atmosphere 61%

Cleanliness 61%

Facilities 58%

Location 81%

Safety 74%

Staff 74%

Value 70%

Showing 1-10 of 20 reviews

57% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 40%
  • Cleanliness - 20%
  • Facilities - 20%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 60%
57% Overall Rating

Anonymous
16 Oct 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Location

Disliked: Loud, dirty, stains on sheets and towels. windows wouldnt shut properly, cold.

100% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
21 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Liked: Atmosphere very friendly.

Disliked: Nothing really

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 60%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
15 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Stella, temporary manager while the owner away was very acommodating, helpful and friendly.Cheap, friendly atmosphere and excellent location

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
12 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Good location, everything just a walk away. Comfortable beds, clean facilities and friendly staff

Customer would recommend this property

71% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 60%
  • Facilities - 40%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 80%
71% Overall Rating

Anonymous
10 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Very friendly staff, in a nice neighbourhood with lots of nice restaurants and bars. The hostel provides a map of nearby services.

Disliked: The free breakfast was a bit lacking.

Customer would recommend this property

66% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 20%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 60%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 40%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 60%
66% Overall Rating

Anonymous
12 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Liked: Location is good if you want to be close to Dupont Circle and Adams Morgan.

Disliked: Doesn't accept credit cards, the one who sleeps on the lower bed of the bunk bed has virtually no space above them, total lack of power outlets, wifi incredibly slow and looks totally shady.

29% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 40%
  • Cleanliness - 20%
  • Facilities - 20%
  • Location - 20%
  • Safety - 20%
  • Staff - 40%
  • Value - 40%
29% Overall Rating

Anonymous
27 Dec 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Clean, safe environment. Great facilities.

Disliked: Was quite expensive for a hostel and the heaters make an awful loud noise all night. Ear plugs a must

Customer would recommend this property

74% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 60%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 20%
74% Overall Rating

Anonymous
22 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Good friendly environment , very open so it was easy to meet people

Customer would recommend this property

66% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 40%
  • Facilities - 60%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 60%
  • Value - 80%
66% Overall Rating

Anonymous
13 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Liked: Even some previous reviews there was a little breakfast, and that was good I was expecting no breakfast.the information given of the activities close to the hostel and restaurants and how to reach them.

Disliked: The common room was a mess.

Customer would recommend this property

63% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 40%
  • Cleanliness - 40%
  • Facilities - 40%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 60%
63% Overall Rating

Anonymous
21 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Conform able

Disliked: Breakfast

Customer would recommend this property

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