9 Hotels In New York City Owned By Black People

  learned something new today
new york city has at least 9 hotels owned by black people
might not seem like much but i know this is no small feat
check out the full list here and book me an extended stay 🙂

Akwaaba House
Make yourself at home in a glorious 1860s landmark mansion. The meticulously restored Italianate villa features exquisite architectural details, including 14-foot ceilings and ornate fireplaces, while the décor is a blend of antiques and Afrocentric elegance. Located in historic Stuyvesant Heights, Akwaaba Mansion is nestled in a quiet tree-lined community with some of the city’s finest brownstones. The historic Brooklyn neighborhood is rich in culture, and the excitement of Manhattan is only 15 minutes away by subway or car. Enjoy a glass of lemonade on the sun porch, savor a hearty Southern breakfast in the dining room, dream the day away under a majestic chestnut tree in the secluded garden. Enjoy a massage or a Jacuzzi for two in the privacy of your room. This is your luxury getaway in the city.

Rooms: 4
Website: http://www.akwaaba.com
Owner: Monique Greenwood & Glenn Pogue
Address: 347 MacDonough St.
Brooklyn, New York 11233



2 responses to “9 Hotels In New York City Owned By Black People”

  1. They are not black-owned. They’re owned by RLJ Lodging Trust which was co-founded by a black man and a white man. Show me a hotel that is owned exclusively by blacks and operated exclusively by blacks.

    1. you’ve identified one that you say isn’t but there are 8 other hotels on that list
      and this is just for new york city

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: