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The Missing Lantern

2.0 of 5 Guest house   |   1156 Dean Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216
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Ranked #35 of 58 Brooklyn B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We booked this almost Bed and Breakfast, ( no breakfast) because it was near where we were visiting in Brooklyn. We stayed in Room #4 , which was such a wonderful surprise, all the old wood, stain glass, and hand painted screens. The room had everything you needed, including kitchen (with coffee) and a double shower. I have read the... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stayed in the " leadlight studio" for 5 nights, and we had a wonderful time! The neighbourhood was a bit edgy, but a real experience for us older Aussies. We found the walks around the area to some fabulous little local eateries, really interesting and enjoyable. We chatted to folk sitting on their "stoops" and at times it felt... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We saw 4 or 5 small cockroaches when we arrived. When you see 4 or 5, there are 100s you don't see. It was a quaint little home converted into a B&B without the second B. There is only customer service until 5 PM. The owners seem to try to keep the place nice, but it's in a terrible neighborhood,... More

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Piney Point, Maryland
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

STAY AWAY!!! We had 2 nights booked for a weekend to visit family. Our walk from the subway to the guest house had us closely guarding our valuables in this questionable neighborhood. As soon as we stepped in the hallway, we were hit with the smell of a cross between moth balls and comet cleanser. We decided to book a... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My husband and I stayed in two different rooms at the ML and loved both! The rooms were clean and tidy with thoughtful decor and everything you could need. Since each room had a kitchen area we were able to store and prepare food as necessary. The living spaces were comfy and the beds were comfortable as well. Not having... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

My husband and I stayed at The Missing Lantern in Suite #4 last week. We were there for 8 days. It was exactly what we had expected. I had called the office 1 week prior just as requested on the reservation. They had told us that no one would be there upon our arrival since it was after hours so... More

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Freedom, New Hampshire
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

BE FOREWARNED -- you are renting a room that is a room without any services whatsoever. No reception, no phone, no alarm clock... no maps... Nothing.. The first thing that put me off was there were 5 Schlage keypad locks to get into the room -- that should tell you something ab out the neighborhood (Bedford Stuyvessant, not the gentrified... More

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Ephrata, Pennsylvania, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

So....when you book with this place, what you don't know is that the address listed is not the address you may be staying. Not until we received our confirmation did we get the address where we were actually staying, which was quite a ways from 1156 Dean Street (the address on the web site). I am very comfortable in Brooklyn... More

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Pembroke, Massachusetts
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

My husband and I pulled up and were a bit leary of the neighborhood, we were just getting bags out of the car when we were approached by a creepy looking man. We decided for our safety it was wise to NOT stay here! We had to go into Manhattan at 5pm on a Friday night and pay top dollar... More

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Address: 1156 Dean Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216
Location: United States > New York > Brooklyn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Missing Lantern 2*
Number of rooms: 3
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