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Member since: 2011
Speaks english

Historic Brownstone Brooklyn Mansion ~ Rooms Available Nightly

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights

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Photos and Description of the Clinton Hill vacation house rental

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)



Clinton Hill - recently voted the Most Livable Neighborhood in Brooklyn by L-Magazine!

'What an amazing home...this is not just your ordinary house... it has the intrigue and attention to detail of an art museum with the charm and personality of your best friend! The food is delicious, the hosts are incredibly kind and generous. Never hesitate to make this home away from home! I adore this house (and its owners)! ' ~ Natalie

'A gorgeous restored Brooklyn brownstone with airy modernist updates: it was one of the most beautiful houses I've ever been in. … I've essentially been living in luxury hotels for a few years… [this] was one of the top experiences at a hotel that I've ever had.” ~ Sarah B.

'It was such a delight to spend the night in your incredible home. What you offer is unique, just like yourselves and your space. I still marvel at the way you combine retro and modern, high quality design with accessibility and warmth, and gracious hospitality with high end service. What you both have made at 280 Washington is very special ... Not only did I have a wonderful nights sleep and gourmet breakfast, I left much cooler than when I arrived.' ~ Courtney

'This was our first experience as an alternative to boutique hotels, and this place beats out on such hotels not only in terms of quality, service, and price performance but with the added personal touches as well.' ~ Rana


Built in 1887, this magnificent landmarked 10,000 square foot historic brownstone is one of Brooklyn's architectural gems. Located in Clinton Hill, where early industrialists built their mansions along quiet tree-lined streets, this neighborhood is the borough's most culturally and architecturally interesting and is now home to many noted writers, artists and musicians. The house has been meticulously restored and decorated with beautiful vintage modern furnishings and museum-quality art; 19th century opulence meets 21st century Brooklyn cool. As a guest, you will enjoy relaxed yet attentive service in an atmosphere of quiet understated luxury; the bedding and other amenities are of the highest quality. Breakfast is prepared daily using seasonal local and organic ingredients. The location is perfect for exploring the rich cultural offerings of Brooklyn, which has been described as one of the hippest places on the planet. You will find, within walking distance, wonderful 'Brooklyn food movement' restaurants, BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music), Brooklyn Museum of Art, Botanical Garden, Prospect Park, the Brooklyn Flea, Fort Greene Park, the Pratt Sculpture Garden and the Green Market. With easy access to mass transit, it is also just minutes from Williamsburg, other Brooklyn neighborhoods and Manhattan.

Please note that a continental breakfast is provided daily and arrangements may be made for a 3 course brunch -- prix fixe $30.00




THE ERHART- This modest room, located on the fourth floor, has a lovely view of Clinton Hill, Fort Greene and The Williamsburg Bank Building. True to the spirit of Brooklyn, it is decorated with a muted palette and an eclectic mix of vintage furnishings to create a tranquil atmosphere. It has a private vestibule, cedar closet space, luxury bedding, a marble bathroom and an i-pod dock. The second room on this floor can be added to create a suite. Queen, sleeps 2 - Rate $220/night (bedroom 174 s/f - 16.2 s/m)*

THE SWOON - This hip wonderland of a room, located on the third floor, is painted a deep peacock blue. It has a distinctive collected feel; decorated with antiques, flea market finds and mid-century modern pieces. It has large windows, a fireplace, a walk-in closet, luxury bedding, an i-pod dock, an artistic vintage-inspired bathroom with a clawfoot tub and an original pedestal sink. King, sleeps 2 - Rate $250/night (bedroom 210 s/f - 19.5 s/m)*


THE BIGGIE - The Erhart is combined with a spacious mahogany paneled room to create a suite that spans the entire fourth floor. This additional room is stylishly decorated with pedigreed vintage furnishings; a Milo Baughman tester bed, two merlot mohair velvet Tobia Scarpa sofas, a Pace Collection coffee table and 60's Venini chandeliers. It has a fireplace, a mini-refrigerator, luxury bedding, a large flat screen television, a dvd player, and an i-pod dock. Suite, sleeps 4-5. Rate $450//night (bedrooms 300 s/f - 27.87 s/f and 174 s/f - 16.2 s/m)*


ALL ROOMS are available for film or print shoots. Rate $4,500 - $15,000 a day. We are also open to trading for fine art

* sizes do not include closets or bathrooms


Please find us on Facebook at 280 Washington under Historic Brooklyn Mansion to read our many reviews!

+ Breakfast is prepared daily using seasonal local and organic foods.

+ We are happy to assist in planning your holiday: reservations, itinerary building, etc

+ High speed wi-fi



I had the pleasure of staying at Jessica and Doug's gorgeous Clinton Hill brownstone while in town for the Armory Show. I rented the top floor which has two beautiful bedrooms and a giant master bathroom. The top floor comfortably accommodated the four of us. The home has been impeccably restored and is without a doubt the most stunning brownstone I've ever had the pleasure of visiting. The home is in my favorite neighborhood in Brooklyn and is close to fantastic restaurants and shopping. Jessica and Doug were gracious hosts and were incredibly helpful with travel logistics, restaurant suggestions etc...The highlight of our trip was by far the daily breakfasts in Jessica and Doug's stunning dining room. Each morning Jessica prepared a different breakfast with local and seasonal ingredients. I've never had a more delicious breakfast anywhere, such an amazing way to begin the day. I definitely plan on staying again. ~ Charlie, Los Angeles

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  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Member since: 2011
Speaks english



Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Clinton Hill, New York


  • $220 - $700
  • USD
  • Queen bedroom with private bath $220.00
  • King bedroom with private bath $250.00
  • Two room (2 queen beds) suite with private bath - sleeps four $450.00
  • All three bedrooms - $700
  • -- Please note that rates are not discounted for extended stays.
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Clinton Hill, New York

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Kitchen ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1) Luxury bedding, Queen size Beds (1) Luxury bedding, Twin or Single Beds (1) Available on request
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Video Library
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis