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The Blue Porch Bed and Breakfast

15 DeKoven Court, Brooklyn, NY 11230
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The Blue Porch Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 54 Brooklyn B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Hopkins, Minnesota
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paul and Trudy were so incredibly lovely; not only did they provide a warm welcoming home, but they helped us plan our travel. We arrived at their home after the airport at 9 PM, hungry for dinner and they immediately gave us a map of all the fabulous local restaurants within walking distance. The next morning when we woke up,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my daughter had an very nice week in NY staying at Blue Porch B & B. Delicious breakfasts every day, very good and useful advices about were to go, how to go there and what to do. All this made our trip even better than expected. I've been to NY before and this is by far my best... More

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Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Two friends went on a trip to New York, booked with Trudy and Paul and the day we arrived we thought we are home, it was wonderful the help and kindness they offered us, every morning a lovely breakfast and some small talk, giving us tips and asking if we need info from the Internet or if they should print... More

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Canberra, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014 via mobile

it's hard to put into words what a great time we had at the Blue Porch. Trudy and Paul were great hosts and at the end of each day we felt like we going home. The breakfasts were simple but excellent and Trudy baked something special each morning. They provide great advice on travel and things to do around New... More

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Annapolis, Maryland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

My friends and I had a lovely long weekend at the Blue Porch -- what a wonderful place to relax and catch up. Having NYC a quick subway ride away was so convenient, the Brooklyn Museum isn't far away, and being able to enjoy TWO concerts in one weekend was such a treat! Waking up after a very good night's... More

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

With a week planned in NYC we wanted to avoid squeezing two adults and two teenagers into a single Manhattan hotel room. The Blue Porch was a great find, excellent value and a comfortable and much more relaxing alternative to a hotel. Trudy and Paul were wonderfully helpful and friendly and provided beautiful breakfasts every morning, including freshly baked gingerbread... More

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Edmond, Oklahoma
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We stayed 3 nights at the Blue Porch when we went to visit our son and daughter-in-law. We may never stay anywhere else in NY after our visit! Paul and Trudy are wonderful hosts. We loved every minute of our stay. The room was perfect, the newly remodeled bathroom is beautiful, the food was great and our conversations with Trudy... More

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

From the moment we arrived, we felt welcomed into Paul and Trudy's home. We truly enjoyed visiting with them, our conversations together, and learning from them about their city. When departing, we felt like we had come to visit good friends. Accommodations are excellent, clean and comfortable rooms in a beautiful old home. Trudy's breakfasts are incredible. Convenience to public... More

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Houston
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22 reviews 22 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Trudy and Paul and truly excellent hosts. Their home is truly amazing. Beautiful clean rooms. They give excellent advice as to how to get around and where to go. Pay attention to Paul's recommendations. The breakfasts are out of this world. Trudy is a great cook. This is my first bed and breakfast experience and I am truly pleased. Their... More

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Opelika AL
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

From the time you enter the front door and are greeted by Paul and Trudy you will be glad you chose the Blue Porch for your stay . Trudy and Paul are talented conversationalists and are interested in so many subjects. Paul is an accomplished musician and they have a lovely grand piano in their front parlor. Trudy makes the... More

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Additional Information about The Blue Porch Bed and Breakfast

Address: 15 DeKoven Court, Brooklyn, NY 11230
Location: United States > New York > Brooklyn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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The Blue Porch Bed and Breakfast is owner occupied and run in a home built in 1904 in Victorian Brooklyn. Our two bright and airy guestrooms are located on the second floor. The bathroom is private for you and your party, whether you choose one or both bedrooms. One of our guests said it best: Your hospitality is the best in NY! On future trips, we wouldn't stay anywhere else. ... more   less 
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