Private room
3 Guests
2 Beds
Per Night
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This third floor room is colorful, peaceful, next to full bathroom and quiet facing CBG 6o foot back garden. Enjoy a large double bed and cable TV. We add a single bed for parties of 3.

CommunityBeGood Helps Haiti Rm #3

The Space
Accommodates: 3
Bathrooms: 3
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Room type: Private room


Extra people: $50 / night after 2 guests
Weekly discount: 12%
Cancellation: Moderate


The Space

This quiet back guest room has a bath adjoining, and works with the rest of the guest house, e.g. access to large ground floor kitchen, dining and sitting area, back garden with two hammocks et al.

Welcome to CommunityBeGood,www.(URL HIDDEN)
$30 per day we donate to HAITI relief groups; informal Brooklyn guest house on Park Place for people wanting travel stays tied into local neighborhood of Park Slope and to have their fees help support local to global social projects.We offer free wireless, cable TV in each room;

Located 20 minutes from Manhattan by close subway, and steps from Brooklyn's Fifth Avenue trendy cafes and shops/ BAM Brooklyn Academy of Music; ten minutes from Brooklyn Museum and Botanic Gardens.

Guest Access

Kitchen with plenty of equipment and cooking supplies; guest fridge; for cooking, Large ground floor space, 40 ft Back garden with hammocks; 20 ft screen porch;

Interaction with Guests

Many guests say they come "Because CBG Helps Haitian led-projects" and w/ shared values, conversations easily ensue. We treat guests like extended family. You can choose your level of participation in the household and local/global communities we share. On the other hand, some guests are barely at CBG, spending long days/evenings with their trip priorities.

The Neighborhood

Park Slope has a rich historically and cultural/ethnic layering of peoples, food establishments, and such. Within three blocks find Mexican, Italian, Japanese, Asian Fusion, Latin American, Thai, Vegan, Burgers et al.; World class cultural institutions, and key subways to NYC's tourist hot spots are five -ten minute walking distance.

Getting Around

two blocks to Q train; 20 minutes to Mid town manhattan;

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House Rules

You are welcome as extended family. No drugs or smoking pls.

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1 night minimum stay

CommunityBeGood Helps Haiti Rm #3

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New York, New York, United States · Member since June 2009

* Owner occupied Park Slope brownstone with garden - homeowner (Lisel) is active in local/ global partnerships with the organized poor; guest cooking and food storage welcome; pls note rooms are $130 p/n. Groups are invited. Please say how many rooms your group will use.

* CTY Donations: 30% of guest fees go to these projects near and far. CBG Blog and (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) CBG page and friending Lisel Burns followup are invited.

* Guests are invited into an informal brownstone household, with garden and kitchen cooking access.

*House is near to subways to Manhattan, which is less than a 20 minute ride away.

* Fifth Avenue Cafes, Brooklyn BAM performances, Prospect Park, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Botanical Garden, historic main branch of public library, Barclay's Center.

CEREMONY GUESTS: SLEEPS UP TO 12; 1-5 guest rooms also possible for special event rentals on an as available basis;

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