Hostels near Union Station, Washington, DC

Hostels near Union Station

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Hostels in Washington, DC

Distance to Union Station: 0.9 km / 0.5 miles
Digital Nomads Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…But the hostel was awesome. You need to take off your shoes when get into hostel. Hostel is clean, just walking three Big Block to Union Station or China town. I really like that place. Awesome … More
Distance to Union Station: 1.9 km / 1 miles
Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…You get to interact with and meet people from all over the world! The bathrooms are clean and so is the kitchen. You won't have to wait to use the bathrooms as there's 3 of them. Great place to … More
Distance to Union Station: 2 km / 1 miles
Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Taxes not included - 14.5% Breakfast not included. General: Reception: 10:00 - 23:00. Guest must present valid passport to check in. No curfew. If you have kids travelling with you, let us … More
Distance to Union Station: 2 km / 1 miles
Digital Nomads Family-Friendly Hostel Older travelers (+50) Party Hostel Quiet Rest Solo Traveller
"…there is no security in the front door so, there is no control for coming people. the whole rooms are dark without light. No TV. The doors are so noisy and because some people come back at night … More

Duo Housing

Free Breakfast
Distance to Union Station: 2 km / 1 miles
Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Great, close to everything, clean - Definitely recommended if visiting downtown DC. A very good place to stay in DC, very safe going outside. - A very good place to go outside and enjoy … More

Duo Nomad

Free Breakfast
Distance to Union Station: 2.1 km / 1 miles
Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Services and activities We have cable TV, Netflix and free WiFi for you to use throughout the house. Additionally, our staff can help recommend nightly activities for you to participate in, all … More
Distance to Union Station: 2.9 km / 2 miles
Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Check-in from 15:00, but we can usually get you in earlier, or at least have you leave your luggage in the morning. Check out at 11:00 am This property pre-charges your card for the total … More
Distance to Union Station: 3.3 km / 2 miles
"…The atmosphere is decent when it's not swelteringly hot inside the house. There are no meals provided "once a week." Food that is stored in the refrigerator is routinely thrown in the trash … More
Distance to Union Station: 4 km / 2 miles
Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"Welcome to the HighRoad, DC's top-rated hostel-hotel hybrid and your home away from home. We're here to offer safe and comfortable spaces, amazing views, custom build pod-style beds and curated … More

Washington International Student Center

Adams Morgan
Free Breakfast
Distance to Union Station: 4.1 km / 3 miles
Family-Friendly Hostel Youth Hostel
"…There is also a section of free/left-behind oils, sauces, and spices. It's a friendly hostel, though there are no organised bar crawls or tours -- however, the hostel is quite small and there is … More

Hotels in Washington, DC

District Hotel

Free Breakfast
Distance to Union Station: 2.6 km / 2 miles
"…The bathroom had recently been upgraded but the tub had an annoying drip we could not stop, and the trim strip between the sleeping area carpet and bathroom floor was not fully nailed down. Our … More

Windsor Inn

Free Breakfast
Distance to Union Station: 3.3 km / 2 miles
"…All registered hotel guests must present a valid, state-issued, Photo ID or Passport. A major credit card is required at check-in for a $150 deposit for incidentals (cash is not accepted for … More

Guest Houses in Washington, DC

American Guest House

Free Breakfast
Distance to Union Station: 4.1 km / 3 miles
"…- 1 mile to White House - Reservations Required - No Walk ins - No Smoking, No Children, No Pets - Must request an entry code 3 days prior to arrival so you can get in the guest house Located … More

Hostels in Washington, DC, USA

10 hostels available. Prices start from $38.00 for a dorm bed.

Neighborhoods in Washington, DC

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Union Station, DC: Your Backpacker Hub in the Capital

Welcome to Union Station, the pulsating heart of Washington, D.C., where history meets modernity. This guide is your insider's scoop on budget-friendly adventures, timeless landmarks, and the ever-vibrant backpacker scene that defines Union Station.

Timeless Landmarks

As you step onto the historic grounds of Union Station, you're walking in the footsteps of generations. The iconic Columbus Circle, adorned with the statue of Christopher Columbus, invites you to delve into the city's rich history. Inside the station, the Main Hall's grandeur is a testament to the city's enduring spirit, providing a timeless backdrop for your D.C. explorations.

Enduring Transportation

Union Station isn't just a transit hub; it's a gateway to the city's past and future. The Union Station Metro serves as your reliable chariot, connecting you seamlessly to D.C.'s iconic neighborhoods. Amtrak, Greyhound, and Megabus facilities ensure that your journey from Union Station transcends mere travel—it's a part of the D.C. experience.

Reliable Amenities

Your backpacker haven awaits with budget-friendly accommodations like HI Washington DC Hostel, where the vibrant community matches the lively spirit of Union Station. Refuel at Union Station's food court, offering a variety of budget bites that cater to every palate. In Union Station, amenities aren't just services—they're the building blocks of your D.C. adventure.

Cultural Notes and Tips

Immerse yourself in the timeless beauty of the United States Capitol, just a short stroll from Union Station. Take advantage of the Smithsonian's National Postal Museum, a hidden gem that echoes the postal history of the nation. For a taste of local life, explore the nearby H Street Corridor, where the city's vibrant culture unfolds in street art, music, and diverse cuisine.

Why Stay Here?

  • Historic Hub: Union Station is more than a transit point—it's a living museum with landmarks like Columbus Circle and the Main Hall.
  • Transit Convenience: Seamless connections via Union Station Metro and major bus and train services make exploring D.C. a breeze.
  • Backpacker's Oasis: HI Washington DC Hostel provides a vibrant community and budget-friendly accommodations, ensuring Union Station feels like a home away from home.
  • Cultural Dive: Dive into the cultural tapestry with nearby attractions like the United States Capitol, the National Postal Museum, and the H Street Corridor.

Union Station—a dynamic blend of history, transit, and culture. Here, your backpacker journey intertwines with the city's pulse, creating an experience that transcends the ordinary.

From timeless landmarks to a bustling transit hub, Union Station welcomes you to Washington, D.C., where every moment tells a story, and every journey is an exploration.

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