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International House of Washington

Welcome to the International House of Washington, formerly the International House of United
Tel located in the bustling Chinatown area of downtown Washington.

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Facilities

  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Wii

Communications

  • Card Phones
  • Fax Service

Entertainment

  • Board Games

General

  • Laundry Facilities
  • Towels for Hire

In Room Facilities

  • Reading Light
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities

Laundry

  • Washing Machine

Parking

  • Bicycle Parking

Sport & Leisure

  • Cable TV

About International House of Washington

Welcome to the International House of Washington, formerly the International House of United

Tel located in the bustling Chinatown area of downtown Washington.

We have many ways so you will save money and enjoy your stay in Washington

You will have free Wi-Fi and high-speed cable internet throughout the premises, free continental breakfast. Print free, the first 5 pages.

You will get discount supermarket food card, movie tickets only $7 (not $12 to 15) to 14 movie theaters (7 minutes walk to get to, ,or use in theaters in other cities),

free rice and sometimes beans, discount coupons to attractions, free telephone calls to 60 countires- see below,, free use of computers (qq included) and more. You save money.

Our clean rooms include new hardwood floors. Some rooms include a private bathroom. The dorm rooms are very secure, with combination door locks.

Our clean 6-bed dorm includes a piano, refrigerator, kitchen sink and microwave.

Facilities include large lockers (30x30x38) with their own locks (no need to bring your own), games including Taboo, Jenga, Uno, cards, Pictionary, the Wii and golf putting. Our library of books include TOEFL, quiz books, phrase books, riddles and brain teasers! Yes many CDs Romantic comedies and coming soon 1,000s of movies and TV shows to watch free in our lobby-community room. Now also enjoy are new outdoor patio.

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You can walk to the White House, the Capitol, the convention center, the free Smithsonian museums, restaurants, 14 movie theatres, Safeway supermarket, the pharmacy and the yellow line on the metro (just two minutes away).

In order to get the most out of DC, we recommend you plan to stay for at least three nights. There are many free places to go. Most museums are free and can take from 2 to 8 hours. Some people only stay one or two nights and are disappointed because they are rushed and can't do as many interesting and educational activities as they would like.

Our manager formerly served in a number of US government agencies, like the Department of State, US Agency for International Development,, the US Army, National Institute Of Health and the Government Accountability Office.

We look forward to making your stay enjoyable, inexpensive, healthy, educational and fun.

Please note

We do not permit alcohol, drugs, smoking or persons under the influence of alcohol .

Reception for Check ins are only available from 8:am to 11:pm. Please make your arrival time within these hours. because we cannot accommodate your arrival after 11PM. or before 8 AM. (Reception is not open 24 hours)

We do not permit residents of Washington, DC, Maryland or Virginia to stay as guests.

Prices do not include the local DC Tax of 14.5% and the statement 'Balance Due on Arrival is not accurate because it does not include the DC tax.

Free calls to landlines. If (c) after name to also cell phones

Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei (c), Bulgaria, Canada (c), Chile, China (c), Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guadeloupe, Guam (c), Hong Kong (c), Hungary, Iceland India (c), Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Luxembourg, Macau (c), Malaysia (c), Malta, Mexico, Monaco Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico (c), Romania, Russia, ), San Marino (c), Singapore (c) Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand (c), Turkey, United Kingdom, United States (c), U.S. Virgin Islands (c), Venezuela Zambia,

Important Information

Conditions

Reception for Check ins are available from 8am to 11pm. Please do you best to make your arrival time within these hours as reception is not open 24-hours.

We do not permit alcohol, drugs or smoking on the premises. No lit candles, matches or flames. No one shall enter the building under the influence of alcohol or other drugs. There is a $50 fine, with immediate payment, if a person has an alcoholic beverage in their possession or brings alcoholic beverages into the hostel.

Payment is due upon arrival by cash, traveler's cheque, or debit/credit card. Cash is strongly preferred and receives a slight discount..

Check-in: 12 noon.
Check-out: 10am.

Towels are available to rent for $2.

Pets are not permitted.

Rates do not include taxes of 14.5%.

Please no tipping.

We have quiet time between 10pm and 8.30am. No loud talking, washing or drying of laundry may be done during this time. Ceiling lights in the dorms are turned off at 11pm unless all guests are awake and agree. Television sound is turned off at 11pm. Guests wishing to hear may use headphones. When using radios, games and other devices, guest must wear earphones, so as not to disturb others. If guests do not comply with these guidelines we reserve the right to deny accommodation at that moment.

Bedding must be returned to the office before checking out.

Living areas must be kept clean and neat. No clothes, bags or personal items are to be left in public areas; guests consent for housekeepers and staff to remove these items. All bags must be stored in lockers or under the bed.

After use, guests must immediately clean dishes and cookware and will not take more than a quarter of the refrigerator space when four people are in the dorms with refrigerator.

We recycle (glass, plastic, paper)
PARKING $10 per 24 hours ($10 Minimum)

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1110 6th st. nw Washington, DC

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