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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looking forward to visit soon, while growing up in florida, my uncle and aunt lived there, i used to spend summers there, even back then, 40 years ago, the place made you feel special, after reading some of the reviews, the Akwaaba Mansion still has that charm.

1Thank Charles S
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Spectacular house with very comfortable rooms and wonderful staff. A very homey feeling too which is nice if you travel alone. Breakfast was excellent, homemade and huge. Plenty of nice restaurants around.

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

My husband and I live in NYC and we've stayed here three times. Each time it's been nothing short of magical. The rooms are immaculate, beautifully decorated, and cozy, the breakfast is wonderful, and we met guests from all over the world. Walking around the garden in the back and strolling down the street for coffee is so relaxing you...

Thank Penny S
Reviewed 21 October 2016

My husband and I had an intimate 55 person wedding ceremony and dinner at Akwaaba Mansion last year. I cannot say enough about Monique and the entire team who made our wedding night simply magical. We literally pinched ourselves the next morning! Though we booked the Inn early in our engagement, we waited until sort of last minute to put...

1Thank Sheila L
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I stayed here on my wedding night in the Jumping the Broom Suite and it was nothing short of amazing. The room was dimly lit and romantic and immaculately clean. We arrived late but the property itself is beautiful and has the old school Brooklyn Charm. We were served a delicious breakfast in bed the next morning of delicious pancakes,...

1Thank Tasha B
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I've never stayed at a B&B quite like Akwaaba. The word 'akwaaba' means 'welcome,' and that spirit could not have been better embodied. The mansion itself has all sorts of feels. It retains much of the original 1860s fixtures. The common rooms have a grandeur, yet they manage to retain a warmth. Sherry was the perfect host. She welcomed us...

Thank Eric D
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 7 October 2016

My husband and I live in Bed Stuy and when we were scouting out locations for our wedding knew we would want to keep it local. Akwaaba was everything we wanted and more. Our wedding was truly magical and the staff was incredible and gracious. We stayed at the B&B as did my Aunt and Uncle and the rooms were...

1Thank meghangray
New York City, New York, Usa
Reviewed 7 October 2016

My husband recently celebrated a milestone birthday and I wanted it to be special. We had the most wonderful weekend at the historic Akwaaba Mansion in Brooklyn. The place is WOW Beautiful. The Mansion is elegantly decorated and walking into each room leaves you with the feeling like you stepped into history or another century. High ceilings; beautiful porch; lots...

Thank Wendy1229
Sanibel Island, Florida
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I have stayed in 3 of the lovely rooms in this elegant Brooklyn mansion; each one is so comfortable and spacious. I love the jacuzzi bath tubs, very relaxing. The whole atmosphere is peaceful and friendly. The breakfast is a real treat with individualized service.

Thank Carolyn4309
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We enjoyed our two day stay. Historic home with huge ceilings and historically attractive decor. Great breakfast and very hospitable. Will return on next visit- and great value! Innkeeper was helpful and accommodating. Appointments were breathtaking and very interesting. I could not stop walking thru and enjoying what it must have been like in the late 20th century - what...

Thank Mell M

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Welcome to Akwaaba, where we spoil you with old-fashioned graciousness and modern-day amenities. Check in to our 1860 Victorian Mansion and leave renewed and refreshed -- just 15 minutes away from Manhattan. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Akwaaba Mansion Bed & Breakfast

Address: 347 Macdonough St, Brooklyn, NY 11233-1012
Region: United States > New York > Brooklyn
Price Range: ₹ 15,387 - ₹ 15,999 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Akwaaba Mansion Hotel Brooklyn
Akwaaba Mansion Bed And Breakfast
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“Check out the different decor of each room online before you book. Some have great jacuzzis!”
 of 5 bubbles 880pennys, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The regal suite is large and beautiful but can be drafty, and bathroom amenities are dated.”
 of 5 bubbles ericdO1118ZD, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Romantic! Beautiful Mansion! Great location!”
 of 5 bubbles Wendy1229, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best Value in Brooklyn- unless you must stay in Manhattan-”
 of 5 bubbles MellM_13, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our daughter told us that another visitor had been given a room with no shower, only a bathtub. I don't know if that is still the case.”
 of 5 bubbles gbg51, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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