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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible22%
3 Oct 2017
“Flatters to partly deceive”
4 weeks ago
“Great cheap place”
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Air Conditioning
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Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son & I stayed here. It is very laid back and casual. The whole place smells like Marijuana. The bunks were comfortable, but the people in the other bunks were moving around & getting up & down all night. Next time, I would ask...More

Thank Cathy K
Response from Lori B, Manager at Hilltop HostelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you . We have a guest that has a backpack made out of Hemp therefore the smell gets all thru the house . He keeps it w/ him no matter where he is at Lori

Reviewed November 16, 2017

Having found Hilltop Hostel a couple of years ago, it has become my go-to choice for trips to D.C. Being right across the street from the Metro stop means complete accessibility to downtown, having Busboys & Poets one block up means that meals are excellent...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2017

This should have been a nice stay. I tried to check in with a 60ish man, when a woman of the same age burst into the office shrieking "why have I been called over?" She ignored my attempts to check in while yelling at her...More

Thank Coreee
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

If you want a hostel in Washington there isn't much other choice that I can see We had a private double room, at a very reasonable cost for Washington. It is very handily situated with the Red metro line straight to town centre, the mall...More

Thank PipPaul W
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Although there are some cons, I think that the good things surpassess the bad ones. Good things: 1 Location: it was easy for me to go from Baltimore Airport to here. The metro station "Takoma" (red line) is just a block from the hostel. Also,...More

1  Thank Irina V
Response from Lori B, Manager at Hilltop HostelResponded June 11, 2017

Hello, I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and liked the neighborhood . I just want to respond to a few things you mentioned We actually use to recycle at the different materials but then DC closed all their recycling locations We do recycle...More

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Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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US$27 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"No A/C. fans only. dorm rooms are noisy & disruptive."
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"across from Metro; convenient neighborhood; staircases"
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"Dorm room 9 on the top floor is the quietest in my opinion"
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"The private room on the top floor was nice and spacious."
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