CBG Ground Floor #1 Two large Double beds; CBG Huge Ground Floor Bathroom
Entire home/apt
14 Guests
1 Bedroom
10 Beds
Per Night
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About this listing

A bohemian paradise in the heart of Park Slope, Bklyn! CBG is a vintage Brooklyn experience.

Our ground floor is our most accessible room, with a large full bathroom on garden end of same floor; common kitchen/dining area here
as well. Queen bed firm/ comfortable; second (double) bed also comfortable.

You have direct access to our enclosed porch and backyard garden. Welcome to serenity! Grab a book from our extensive library and lounge in a hammock. This is how Brooklyn used to be.

The Space
Bathrooms: 3
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 10
Check In: Anytime after 4PM
Check Out: 12PM (noon)
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people: $50 / night after 3 guests
Cleaning Fee: $10
Security Deposit: $400
Weekly discount: 8%
Cancellation: Moderate


The Space

Welcome to CommunityBeGood,(URL HIDDEN)
30% of guest fees we donate to our partner Haitian - led 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

toiletries, linens, towels, wireless access, large kitchen, ground floor open room, 18 x 60 back garden

Interaction with Guests

We live here and are glad to visit with guests, help out as needed.

The Neighborhood

I love the mixture of ethnicities, foods, families and friends we 've made over 40 years here.

Getting Around

two blocks to Q train; 4 blocks to 2,3 Bergen; 11 others 6 blocks at Atlantic mall and Stadium.

Other Things to Note

We'd appreciate help with replacing breakfast supplies like coffee as used up. We offer a range of food supplies open for all.

House Rules
Check-in is after 4PM

We accept you as extended family. We expect you to lock doors to outside and leave your room AC, fan and lights OFF when you leave them.

We ask that you leave a donation for the hardworking housekeeper who cleans rooms weekly.

Safety Features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit

2 nights minimum stay

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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 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;

Response rate: 100%(past 30 days)
Response time: within a few hours

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