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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible22%
3 Oct 2017
“Flatters to partly deceive”
16 Nov 2017
“first choice in D.C.”
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Reviewed 16 November 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 30 October 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 3 October 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

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Reviewed 6 June 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 11 June 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

Reviewed 24 March 2017

Never stayed in a hostel so don't know how this compares but great atmosphere! The staff was friendly, welcoming, and helpful. They gave me a tour of the house and a map of the neighborhood with points of interest like local eateries and bookstores. Convenient...More

1  Thank Kasey S
Response from Ronald W, Manager at Hilltop HostelResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you for your great review . We enjoyed having you here . Looking forwarding to seeing maybe having you return to visit sometime in the future Lori

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US$27 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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"Well, since its a hostel, you share the room but it makes its more comfortable if you travel with a group."
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