Park Slope

A well-mannered family friendly oasis at the peak of the organic food pyramid.

Park Slope is an idyllic Brooklyn neighborhood complete with immaculately maintained brownstones and well-behaved children. The families and professionals that share Park Slope are savvy and eco-friendly big-city dwellers with a refined neighborly sensibility. Easily accessible and self-sufficient, Park Slope’s main avenues are filled with boutiques, restaurants, and bars serving a crowd that expects nothing less than the crème de la crème.

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On the Map

Park Slope is within Brooklyn and bordered by Windsor Terrace, Greenwood Heights, Boerum Hill, Gowanus, Prospect Heights, Fort Greene, and Downtown Brooklyn

JFK Airport: 30 minutes by cab without traffic
LaGuardia Airport: 25 minutes by cab without traffic
Times Square: 48 minutes by subway
Wall Street / Financial District: 27 minutes by subway

  • Public transit is Easy
  • Having a car is Possible

Park Slope's Community Ties Begin At the Roots

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Park Slope's organic market is beloved by its residents. It's so popular that it attracts locals from neighboring communities to spend their Saturday mornings in Park Slope, too.

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Park Slope prides itself on the little things.

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A pesticide-free leafy green, a perfect loaf of bread, and a friendly smile make all the difference in this well-mannered neighborhood.

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The surrounding neighborhood is a lot of fun and easy to get access to everything you need: from great craft beers at the Double Windsor, to awesome morning bagels, and a corner coffee shop to sit and watch the buzz."


Visited in 2012

Life on the Park

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Welcome to Prospect Park, a place residents are particularly fond of.

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When you walk, run, bike, or picnic in Prospect Park, you'll understand why.

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You'll be surrounded by restaurants, shops, cafes, gyms and museums. Prospect Park, the beautiful park designed by the same architect who designed Central Park, is only few blocks away. The park offers many activities: botanic garden, brooklyn museum, zoo, picnic areas, bike paths and concerts in the spring-summer."

Meet Park Slope

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A  brilliant part of Brooklyn with a great vibe and a million things to do at your doorstep."


Visited in 2012

Park Slope Stays On Top of the Trends

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Park Slope's myriad boutiques, shops, and specialty stores keep their neighborhood looking hip.

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Airbnb works with local photographers to capture the spirit of neighborhoods all around the world. The photography on this page includes work by:

Susie Cushner

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Susie Cushner is a professional photographer based in Park Slope, Brooklyn. Her work is primarily focused on still life, food, travel cultural and lifestyle subjects. She's inspired by the joy of revealing things to others; hopefully, with an unexpected perspective. Photography offers Susie continuous opportunities to identify and express creative narratives of the ordinary and extraordinary.