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International Guest House

  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

I spent a week at International Guest House in April 2018 while on vacation in DC. The house is spotless and well maintained and staffed by volunteers who are truly interested in all guests who choose to stay here. Don't expect a private room or...More

1  Thank notdenise
Response from International G, General Manager at International Guest HouseResponded 17 May 2018

NotDenise, Thank you so much for your kind words. It was a joy to have you stay with us while you experienced this amazing city! Please come again.

Reviewed 25 March 2018

International Guest House is a lovely place with great people who make you breakfast every morning with the most delicious muffins ever! The volunteers welcomed my friends and me very graciously and were always interested in hearing about our days at the house and in...More

Thank Sirajum S
Response from International G, Manager at International Guest HouseResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you, Sirajum! It was wonderful to have you here.

Reviewed 9 February 2018

I had a wonderful three-night stay at IGH in early February. The house is very clean, comfortable, and quaint. It's also very conveniently located (just a block or two) from bus stops, and I had no problem at all getting all around D.C. with this...More

2  Thank Bekah P
Response from International G, Manager at International Guest HouseResponded 12 February 2018

Bekah, It was so nice to have you stay with us; we where honored by your presence. Blessings in all your future travels, studies, and Life-giving activities!

Reviewed 25 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

1  Thank swedishivy2013
Response from International G, Manager at International Guest HouseResponded 18 December 2017

We know this is late, but Thank you for you kind words! A slight correction: we operate with volunteers as a mission of Allegheny Mennonite Conference. (we are not operated by Mennonite Central Committee volunteers.)

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

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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11 April 2015|
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.
Room Tips
"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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