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Cozy and Calm

Portia

Cozy and Calm

1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed

The space

I have a single room that is very small and cozy that only will accommodate one person. It is the perfect room for the traveler who is just looking for a place to rest for a few nights in any given week. This is a shared apartment that has two other rooms with one room already being occupied by me. The traveler would only have to share the bathroom with one other person, since my room is self-contained and has its own bathroom. This room is located on the second floor of my home. It is in a beautiful duplex apartment in Brooklyn that is 15 minutes away from downtown Manhattan by trains. My neighborhood borders both a Jewish and a West Indian community and I live on a small block. It is located across the street from a playground and one block away from the Interfaith Hospital. There are post offices, pharmacies, grocery stores, hair and nail salons, supermarkets and other places that provides a variety of amenities nearby. The C train is just one block away & the A trains are two blocks away, the LIRR is also a block away and other means of public transportation are very convenient just in case one does not drive. There is a parking garage that is located three blocks away from my home, also a BP Gas station and a Seven Eleven is located around the corner just in-case one does drive. Furthermore, The Children's museum, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Bridge, Prospect Park and the Botanical Garden are all amazing sites to see while staying at my home.

***Sorry this room only accommodates one person!! NO Extra Guests are allowed!!! Thank You!!

I DO NOT PROVIDE DISH WASHING LIQUID, DETERGENT, TOILETRIES FOR GUESTS ( THERE WILL BE A DISCRETIONARY SUPPLY OF THESE AMENITIES ON OCCASION).

Amenities

Kitchen
Wireless Internet
Heating
Air conditioning

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 1PM
Check out by 10AM

Availability

19 Reviews

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Philippe User Profile
Philippe
November 2013
Portia was a great host and very hospitable. She let you do your own thing if needed, but if you had any questions or concerns, she would be very quick to help you out with anything. The room - as mentioned - is cozy, small and simple. Very suitable for the single traveller wh…
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Ran
October 2017
Great place to stay incase your not looking for anything but sleep and you dont mind shared bathroom and kitchen. The room i tayed on was really small Close to a subay station but the neinorhood is not do inviting so i eould not recomend it to women who travel alone. Overall por…
Tony User Profile
Tony
September 2017
Portia and her mother made me feel so welcome and at home. The place was clean, quite and relaxing. I felt very at home. I was able to get plenty of work done in their wonderful home. Best Airbnb ever!.
Maricruz User Profile
Maricruz
September 2016
Portia and her mother were very nice and friendly ladies. I personally did not feel entirely comfortable in their home. The bedroom was extremely small and almost clostophobic feeling. The bedroom is located up a 3 story walk up which is not entirely comfortable to access. The …
Patrick User Profile
Patrick
January 2014
I can honestly say I was planning on leaving Brooklyn, NY in great spirits..but I didn't and this is my story. Everything was great about the stay up until the last night. The room is very small but it is described in the description so I can't complain. You will be next to he…
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Alex
August 2013
My stay was very nice!. I spent nine nights and the room and the apartment are exactly what you see in the pictures. The space is very clean and simple, common areas are large, clean and cozy. My room was small as inidicated, only for one person, but enough. The district is in my…
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Asaf
May 2013
Amazinggggggggggggggggggggg!!!! Portia was an extraordinary host!!! Very very quickly I felt at home (when you will meet Portia's mother – Angie – you will realize what I am talking about – a real angel with a great soul!). I have received free (and very comfortable) access to …

Hosted by Portia

New York, New York, United StatesJoined in May 2011
Portia User Profile
106 Reviews
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I love living a life that is full of adventure and new experiences. Music, art, foods are all wonderful adventures that can be very exciting to indulge in. Hence, living in Brooklyn enhances the excitement while adding a diversity that never gets dull. In my free-time I love to …
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