Run by the former editor in chief of Essence magazine, the stylish Akwaaba Mansion Bed & Breakfast, located in Brooklyn's historic Stuyvesant Heights neighborhood boasts parlors, ballrooms, chandeliers, fireplaces, and Jacuzzis.
Looking to have a romantic getaway weekend without having to even leave the borough in which you live? We suggest making a reservation at the Akwaaba Mansion, a bed-and-breakfast located on a leafy brownstone block in the section of Bed-Stuy that real estate agents like to call Stuyvesant Heights. This mid-19th-century mansion has the feel of an English country estate with an Africa theme. There are two secret gardens, and a spacious dining room with a grand piano and marble fireplaces can... More »