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We were greeted with open arms by Debbie and made to feel like old friends. She was extremely helpful in every way, recommending local restaurants and even taking calls for us. The breakfasts were home cooked and delicious with the round the table conversation fascinating...More
Sankofa Aban was an absolutely gorgeous location. An old house with history, as soon as I arrived I felt welcome and at home. When I got there I was given advice on some excellent food places nearby (Peaches was great! Thank you!) I arrived at...More
Debbie is an amazing host. Cant wait to return. The townhouse is the heart of brownstone jazz and in its original interior fit-out which is a rare find! Really relaxed place and your hosts are amazing people.
Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Amanda S
Response from Sankofaaban, Owner at Sankofa Aban BnBResponded 8 October 2018
I hope we made your experience memorable. Thanks for sharing
I didn't know what to expect when I booked this bed and breakfast about 1 hour's walk from Brooklyn's Commodore Barry Park. I booked the 3 night reservation solely based on pictures provided by Google images. I was blown away by the hospitality of the...More
It was a wonderful experience. A great home in the heart of Bedford–Stuyvesant neighborhood in Brooklyn, 4 minutes from Nostrand subway station (A C line). Debbie and Eric gave me a very warm reception and the breakfasts were an example of good meeting with anothers...More
Welcome to a B&B with heart, soul, lots of original Victorian details.January 17, 2010 by SankofaAbanSANKOFA ABAN BED AND BREAKFAST in Brooklyn’s historic Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood …Moreinvites you to browse for information about the six guest rooms (including a bridal suite) in this 1880′s townhouse lovingly-restored, overflowing with original details and in the same family for six generations. Located on an intimate block lined with 19th-Century Brownstones in the heart of one of Brooklyn’s most diverse and vibrant neighborhoods near the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Prospect Park, PRATT Institute, Brooklyn College, St. Joseph’s College, Clinton Hill, Fort Greene, Downtown Brooklyn, and just a short subway ride to Manhattan, SANKOFA ABAN B&B is yours for an experience you won’t find anywhere else BROWNSTONE JAZZLester Holt of NBC introduces a report about BrownstoneJazz at Sankofa Aban B&BFeatured on NBC and in the New York Times, BROWNSTONE JAZZ at Sankofa Aban B&B is a celebration of music in the heart of Brooklyn’s Bed-Stuy neighborhood. Live music, performed in an intimate setting with an open-mic session. Less
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