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    International Guest House

    1441 Kennedy St NW, Washington DC, DC 20011-6824
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    Overview
    • Excellent86%
    • Very good12%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “twin beds” (3 reviews)
    “other guests” (7 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 36 reviews

    Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights when we travelled to DC for the March for Science. The house is operated by Mennonite Central Committee volunteers, and provides simple, affordable lodging for visitors to the nation's capitol. It is very clean and well-tended, with a pleasant...More

    Thank swedishivy2013
    Reviewed 5 November 2016

    A warm, wonderful guest home in a quiet, cozy residential neighborhood near Rock Creek Park. Off-street parking is available. IGH is more hostel than B&B: communal bathroom for men and women, 11pm curfew, etc. We stayed on the 3rd floor [no elevator] in a room...More

    Thank Douglas W S
    Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

    I stayed for a week--from a Sunday to a Sunday. Everyone there is warm and welcoming and has a wealth of information about the neighborhood. It's so beyond reasonably priced, that I can't fathom why it's not booked solid years out ($45/night. Do the math--7...More

    Thank Amy M
    Reviewed 23 December 2015

    There aren't too many places I visit where I feel at home. That's no fault of the proprietor as such establishments are typically hotels where guests come and go. I visited the International Guest House in January 2015 and was personally greeted by the volunteer...More

    2  Thank MattKeegan
    Reviewed 25 October 2015

    My 13 y.o. daughter and I stayed here for 3 nights while we visited DC. The hosts are very welcoming and made our stay peaceful and comfortable. We really enjoyed the evening tea time and morning breakfast where we met other travellers from around the...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    Details
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • United States >
    • District of Columbia >
    • Washington DC
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    Response from Yvonne825 | Reviewed this property |
    No, unfortunately, there are not private baths. You have private bedrooms usually, but sometimes they are shared. The bathrooms are shared too, but there are plenty of showers and stalls.
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    "Upstairs room"
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    "Couples and families should ask to stay in the same room. Singles may be housed with a stranger."
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    "Bring small reading light to accommodate differing bedtimes."
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    "Bathroom may be on a different floor than your bedroom. If you have an issue with stairs, make sure you..."
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