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Duo Housing DC Hostel

1223 11th St NW, Washington DC, USA

All brand new!! New bathrooms! New media room! Cleanest rooms in dc! (thanks to our "no shoes in house" and "no food in bedrooms" policies! ) Check out what makes Duo Housing THE #1 Choice for travelers! We provide the most free Amenities of any Hostel in DC! Duo Housing is just minutes away from nightlife, tourist attractions, and shopping! Less than 2 blocks to the Metro Rail! Come see why everyone loves Duo Housing DC! Read more

82% Overall Rating 203 out of 223 customers would recommend this property based on 223 reviews

Atmosphere 83%

Cleanliness 81%

Facilities 77%

Location 84%

Safety 86%

Staff 83%

Value 79%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • BBQ
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Reception (limited hours)

Important Information

* PLEASE NOTE *
We will not allow ANY guests under the age of 18 to check in.

Taxes are not included in the rates shown online. This is an additional 14.5% as mandated by the government; this shall be added to your balance upon arrival.

All reservations are charged 48 hours in advance of your arrival. If your credit card information changes please contact us immediately. Any reservations with declined/expired credit cards are subject to termination.

You MUST have a passport and / or US drivers license to check in.

You must pay with a credit card. We do not have the facility to take any cash whatsoever. You will not be able to check in unless you are paying with a credit card.

If you are a resident of Washington DC, Virginia, or Maryland, you are restricted to a total of 1 day in any 30 day period.

We have a 48hr cancellation policy. Late cancellations and no-shows shall be charged the equivalent of the first night’s accommodation.

We will NOT accept groups LARGER than 4 guests. Any reservation of 4 guests or more will be charged 7 days in advance for the entirity of their reservation. We do not accept or acknowledge any 'group' reservation, nor do we offer any special pricing, discounts, or services for 'groups'.

You may register at any time, but you may not be 'on property' until 3pm. You may leave your luggage with us prior to that. Your bed will be ready by 3pm on the day of your check-in.

We request that you vacate the property by 11am. This means all of your belongings must be out of the room and you must leave the property by 11am. You may leave your luggage with us until 3pm on the day of your departure, but if your luggage stays past 3pm you will be charged the currently posted daily rate as a luggage storage fee.

You are more than welcome to leave your luggage in our secure closet area while you spend the rest of the day in the city, but if you are checking out today, you must be out of the bed by 11am so we can change it for the next guest.


Rules of the house:
By checking in the guest understands that this is not a lease and their stay at Duo Housing is temporary only. This is not accommodations for long term. As such, the guest understands and agrees that they have no legal tenant rights as prescribed by law; rather they are held to the short-term housing and hoteliers law and statutes.

By checking in the guest agrees to abide by all rules set forth herein as well as follow the legal direction of Duo Housing staff, employees, managers, and its agents.

Should a guest fail to comply with any of the herein agreed to terms and conditions, Duo Housing reserves the right to charge the guest $25 per infraction and/or request that the guest vacate the property immediately. Any disturbances caused by a guest to other guests, staff, or the property itself may result in the guest being removed from the property.

If your bed sheets, linens, and towels are not returned, your credit card on file will be charged for any missing items.

1) No smoking inside the building - no puffing it out the window, not hanging out the window. You may smoke outside on the porch.

2) If you use any of the dishes, please wash them - do not leave them in the sink or on the table - your credit card will be charged one full day’s rent if you leave your dishes unwashed or the kitchen/dining area in disarray.

3) Please dispose of any trash that you bring into/make in any of the common areas and guest rooms - bottles, wrappers, etc.

4) Please sleep in the bed assigned to you. Beds are assigned automatically by the computer and oftentimes someone else is already assigned to the bed you want to take. Please see a member of staff with any other questions regarding bed assignments.

5) No sleeping on the sofas or in any of the common areas.

6) Please keep your towels either on your bed, hanging off the end of your bed or in the laundry.

7) If you wish to have a guest visit, please stay in the common areas.

8) Please label your food with your name and your check-out date. Any food products without a date may be discarded. All food is to be stored and eaten in the kitchen/dining/third-floor common area or on the outside decks. Food can’t be stored or eaten in any guest rooms or the first-floor common areas.

9) No illegal drugs on the property. All onsite alcohol consumption ends at 10pm daily.

10) The following items may not be stored in the refrigerator: soda, juice, or alcohol.

11) If your reservation is over and you wish to extend you must extend by 11 am, otherwise there will be an additional $50 fee added to the initial rate after 6pm.

Each guest is required to clean up after themselves and keeping tidy, including but not limited to their bedding, clothing and personal belongings in the bedroom and common areas, keeping clean of dishes and utensils that the guest uses, and anything else that is left in any common area.

All common areas are secured with CCTV digital recording cameras. By checking in to the property you acknowledge that recording is in progress.

While every attempt is made to provide a safe and secure housing solution, Duo Housing Inc, its management, staff and associates take no responsibility for any personal belongings; the guest is responsible for the security of all their personal belongings.

Guest understands that Duo Housing, its staff and management are not responsible in any way for any injuries caused while guest is on the property. Guest assumes all risk and any subsequent responsibility to their well-being while at duo housing. Furthermore, by agreeing to the terms and conditions, guest agrees to waive all perceived or actual responsibility against Duo Housing, its staff, and management for any injuries occurred while at Duo Housing.

If a dispute is filed and it is proven that it is incorrect by the merchant and Duo Housing, you will be charged additional $25 processing fee mandated by merchant, as Duo Housing will need to pay the chargeback fee in the same amount because of the dispute. Thank you for your understanding.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Washington DC?

Contact us directly

All brand new!! New bathrooms! New media room! Cleanest rooms in dc! (thanks to our "no shoes in house" and "no food in bedrooms" policies! ) Check out what makes Duo Housing THE #1 Choice for travelers! We provide the most free Amenities of any Hostel in DC! Duo Housing is just minutes away from nightlife, tourist attractions, and shopping! Less than 2 blocks to the Metro Rail! Come see why everyone loves Duo Housing DC! Read more

Shared Rooms

10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

12 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Deluxe 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Superior 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Superior

About Duo Housing DC

Interning or moving to Washington DC? Just exploring the United States Capitol?

Convenient to public transportation this is the perfect housing alternative for international students and interns in any of the cities we service!

WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT?
The biggest difference is our Hostels were started by people just like you and run by people with needs just like yours! So instead of coming home from school or your internship to an impersonal warehouse of beds, you feel like you are coming home - you are staying with people who fast become your friends & you get to learn and experience the city first hand with friends!

COMMUNAL LIVING ; LOTS OF INTERACTION
Duo Housing is designed to encourage interaction among our guests as much as possible. Our rooms are shared, as are the bathroom facilities, kitchens, and living rooms. The living room or social room & has a huge 42 flat screen TV, all the premium cable TV channels, DVD player, and a phone to call anywhere in the continental US.

HELPING HANDS
Our friendly staff is on duty 24 hours to help you with anything you might need whether its directions or restaurant suggestions.

See our huge list of FREE STUFF below!

* PLEASE NOTE *
Taxes are not included in the rates shown online.

All reservations are charged 48 hours in advance of your arrival. If your credit card information changes please contact us immediately. Any reservations with declined / expired credit cards are subject to termination. Laser cards are NOT accepted. Any group of 4 or more, will be charged 7 days prior to the scheduled check in date.

If you make a reservation that has a check-in date of LESS THAN 48 HOURS away, your credit card must be valid. If your credit card is declined upon processing (which happens within hours of your reservation being made, your reservation will be cancelled immediately.

You must give us 48 hours notice of a planned cancellation. If no notice is given the first day of your reservation will be charged.

No one under the age of 18 allowed.
No groups LARGER than 4 people.

If you are a resident of Washington DC, Virginia, or Maryland, you are restricted to a total of 3 days in any 30 day period. All other reservations are limited to 14 days.

Every member of the reservation must provide a valid US drivers license or passport upon check in.

ALL ALCOHOL CONSUMPTIONS ENDS AT 10PM DAILY.

Guests are welcome to leave their luggage on their checkout date until 9:00 PM. A fee of $10 will be charged for any bag left after that time.

All House Rules Must be Agreed upon Prior to Check-In

If a dispute is filed and it is proven that it is incorrect by the merchant and Duo Housing, you will be charged additional $25 processing fee mandated by merchant, as Duo Housing will need to pay the chargeback fee in the same amount because of the dispute. Thank you for your understanding.

Accommodation Information

Duo Housing DC has 5 bed mixed dorms available.
You may arrive at ANY TIME! No curfew!

We also provide:
FREE Bed linens
FREE Bath towels
FREE Kitchen utensils
FREE Breakfast
FREE WiFi
FREE Internet
FREE Computer for email
FREE Premium cable TV
FREE Use of Nintendo Wii
FREE Lockable locker ( bring own lock! )
FREE Daily maid service
FREE House events
FREE Meeting new friends!
24/7 Staff Members on Duty!
24/7 Check-in Available
24/7 Security on Property
24/7 Access ( no lock out!)
Separate Quiet Study Area

Location Information

Duo Housing DC
1223 11th St NW
Washington DC 20001

Just 15 minutes to the US Capitol!
Just 5 minutes to Chinatown!
Surrounded with cafes, stores, shopping, and nightlife!

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.