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MBnb: No Breakfast. All Business.

Entire apartment hosted by Joe
1 guest1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
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MBnb is a parlor floor apartment in which the small "b" stands for business. Inspired by the great Belgian artist Marcel Broodthaers, who once wondered if he might not sell something and succeed in life, the apartment is made available to artists, designers, publishers, people in trade, and private professionals courtesy of the Broodthaers Society of America, a private entity.

The space
Situated in the former Reading Room and Archive of the Broodthaers Society of America, MBnb comprises the entire 750-square-foot parlor floor in a 120-year-old brownstone located in the Hamilton Heights section of Harlem, New York. The parlor floor is a legally zoned professional space that can be used for mounting art exhibitions, launching design prototypes, or conducting private business by appointment. Adjoining private space includes a full bath, queen-sized bed, 300 thread-count linens, and garden views. The entire venue can be booked through the same portal as the original MBnb. There is a minimum stay of four days and a maximum stay of thirty.

For an additional charge, professional hosting can be provided in case you would like to, say, set up shop for a month but leave after the first week and have your wares remain on display for the remainder of time. Hours are limited, so please consult our website, broodthaers.us, or contact us at member@broodthaers.us.

With its rich cultural and political histories, Harlem is a vibrant neighborhood in which to conduct business. Travel to and from the new MBnb is available via public transit, taxi, or ride sharing and is convenient from all New York-area airports.

Guest access
Guests have exclusive access to the parlor floor, which includes gallery space, a full bath, and a bedroom. They have access to a small refrigerator, hotplate, and tea kettle. They can make coffee and tea, store refrigerated food and snacks, and come and go as they please. Shared space exists in the hallway and foyer only.

Other things to note
The new MBnb is reachable by public transit, taxi, and ride sharing. It is conveniently located in relation to all New York City-area airports.
MBnb is a parlor floor apartment in which the small "b" stands for business. Inspired by the great Belgian artist Marcel Broodthaers, who once wondered if he might not sell something and succeed in life, the apartment is made available to artists, designers, publishers, people in trade, and private professionals courtesy of the Broodthaers Society of America, a private entity.

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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

Amenities

Wifi
Iron
Dedicated workspace
Hangers
Hair dryer
Essentials
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Air conditioning
First aid kit
Carbon monoxide alarm

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New York, United States

Harlem is beautiful, sprawling, dense, vibrant, diverse, and changing neighborhood with amazing political and cultural histories.

Hosted by Joe

Joined in September 2012
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artist and educator
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I am always reachable by phone/text for directions, restaurant recommendations, things to do and things to avoid. I know Harlem very well, it is a beautiful neighborhood for walking.
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    Things to know

    House rules
    Check-in: Flexible
    Checkout: 12:00 PM
    No smoking
    No pets
    No parties or events
    Health & safety
    Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
    Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
    Carbon monoxide alarm
    Smoke alarm
    Cancellation policy