All Hostels in Washington

Welcome to your detailed guide for Washington hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Washington, Stati Uniti. Compare prices for Washington hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Washington Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Washington, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Cheapest hostel in Washington


(Hilltop Hostel is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Washington


(Washington DC Hostel is the best rated)

Most Washington hostels are located in

Logan Circle, Adams Morgan

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Hostels in Washington for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Washington for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Washington? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Washington alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Washington. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

Get to know Washington (no more "I wish I knew this before")

Guess what? Washington is also named and spelled Washington DC - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Washington here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Alexandria Alexandria (10 Km / 6 mi.)
Capitol Heights Capitol Heights (11 Km / 7 mi.)
College Park College Park (13 Km / 8 mi.)
Clinton Clinton (19 Km / 12 mi.)
Beltsville Beltsville (19 Km / 12 mi.)
Bluemont Bluemont (73 Km / 45 mi.)
Nuovo Messico Nuovo Messico (79 Km / 49 mi.)

FAQ about Washington Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Washington. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Washington. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Washington Hostels

A hostel in Washington costs on average $33 for a dorm. A hostel in Washington with private rooms costs on average $127. shows all 17 Hostels in Washington. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 17 hostels in Washington, Stati Uniti.

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    Washington DC Hostel is the best rated hostel for partying in Washington.
    It offers: Pub Crawls.

    Travel Tips for Washington - from the Community

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    Your Packing List for Washington

    Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Washington and Stati Uniti.

    You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

    1. Padlock
    2. Earplugs
    3. Sleeping Mask
    4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
    5. Head Lamp

    These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

    Get your full Packing List here

    Your Packing List for Washington