Lefferts Manor Bed & Breakfast

80 Rutland Road , Brooklyn, NY 11225 USA (Show map)


Beautiful sun-drenched Victorian rooms in our Historic Lefferts Manor townhouse on a quiet, tree-lined block. Minutes to Prospect Park, Brooklyn Botanic Gardens, The Brooklyn Museum and Brooklyn Public Library as well as the Q and B trains. A fifteen minute train ride to downtown Manhattan, 20 minutes to Midtown!



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  • Guest room4.3
  • Service4.7
  • Value4.6
  • Cleanliness4.5
  • Onsite Dining4.3

Comfortable stay in homey atmosphere

4.0 on April 30, 2015

Cotton sheets and the ability to open windows, clean and comfortable. Also great that there is a beautiful kitchen with a large refrigerator/freezer. Location is in a residential neighborhood with trees and lots of tulips and other flowers when we were there. Short walk from the subway (yellow Q and orange B lines). Natural foods market around the corner. Did not have breakfast there, so that I don't know.


4.4 on December 13, 2013

Nous sommes un couple de la trentaine et nous voulions nous imprégner de la vie New-Yorkaise et ce fut un vrai régal. Le propriétaire est vraiment extra, l'accueil à notre arrivée juste parfait avec petit pot et renseignement sur l'énorme arrondissement de Brooklyn. En plus, un aspect non négligeable pour les hésitants en anglais comme nous, le propriétaire parle un Français plus que correct. Nous logions dans la chambre Osborne très spacieuse avec un lit immense et douillé et une belle vue sur le quartier comme dans les films. A recommander le petit déjeuner qui est exquis et avec des produits frais ( le 1er jour du pain perdu fait comme ma grand-mère)... !! La maison se trouve à 5 mins à pied de la station Prospect Park et ensuite à 20 mins de Manhattan d'un côté et 20 mins de Coney Island Beach de l'autre, situation idéale. En un mot, nous recommandons vivement cette demeure. Arno ( 40 ).

Excellent B&B for a Reasonable Price

4.4 on December 12, 2012

Stayed in the Osborne Room. Comfortable KS bed; shared large, airy bath. Very clean everywhere. Staff and innkeeper pleasant and helpful. Optional ($10) breakfast different each day; invariably well-prepared. Easy access to Flatbush Ave bus and to subway. Needs a reading lamp. In all other respects a model of its kind; would definitely stay here again.

Good experience

4.0 on December 05, 2012

We stayed at Leffert's Clermont place and were very pleased with it. Nice roomy bedroom, large well-equipped kitchen. Temperature was a little high but owner says he can lower the thermostat next time. We were very pleased and recommend this place.

Lefferts/Fort Green a great place to stay

4.8 on June 14, 2012

I recently stayed in the Lafayette apartment affiliated with Lefferts Manor. I was nervous about leaving the predictability of a hotel on a recent NYC visit. I need not have worried! It was a better experience than a hotel and very affordable. The apartment we used had two sleeping areas, kitchen, laundry, and bathroom. Nice towels and soap. The location in Fort Green couldn't have been better. Park and sidewalks for walking, nice neighborhood for dining and shopping, and very close to subway for going into town. (the apartment is in Brooklyn.) The feel of the neighborhood is really one of the best parts of the stay. Don't hesitate to book with this group. You will be in good hands. Have a great stay!


5 on November 02, 2011

A peine rentrée, que je veux absolument partager mon bonheur d'avoir résidé dans ce lieu fantastique. Marc est un hôte qui sait recevoir. On se sent tout de suite à l'aise, il est disponible, chaleureux sans jamais être envahissant. Il a vraiment le désir de bien faire.De plus, il parle très bien français! Tout est propre et décoré avec goût.Literie très confortable. Ne râtez pas le petit déjeuner, il change chaque jour et est préparé avec soin et avec de bons produits, beaucoup de choses biologiques ou venant des meilleures maisons. Je ne savais pas par exemple que des donuts pouvaient être aussi fins! C'est aussi un grand moment de convivialité. Ordinateur à disposition. La station de métro est à moins de cinq minutes à pied, on est à 20 minutes en métro de Manhattan et le coin est sûr, même la nuit. Bref je ne peux que conseiller vivement cette adresse.

Fantastic B&B!! Exceeds the level of the average B&B

4.0 on February 23, 2011

READ THIS VERY CAREFULLY! Maybe B&B is not the right description for Lefforts Manor, it's more then that. The rooms are great and big, the dining room feels like home and is many times the place to meet people from other cultures. The enthousiastic host Mark gives the best information to have the greatest time in the BIG APPLE, which we did :-). We can recommend everyone who's looking for a B&B in NY to stay at Lefforts Manor. We're sure you won't regret it. William & Olga

Perfect Brooklyn Getaway

4.6 on February 23, 2011

We loved our stay at Lefferts Manor. Thanks Mark, for a wonderful weekend break from our routine.

Good rooms, great service, and a really good value for NY.

4.6 on February 09, 2011

The room was very nice, the service provided by Mark was outstanding, and the location was good, just a couple blocks from the Q line subway station. Didn't get a chance to try the breakfast but it was probably excellent as well!

Birthday weekend

3.6 on February 06, 2011

Could use more hooks for drying towels. Needed a place to sit and put on make up. Room was very large, bed comfortable and furniture well done. Owner helpful when asked.

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Rooms & Rates

The Fitzgerald Room

Originally the master bedroom, this is our largest room. A grand, sun-filled wall of light runs across the full width of the townhouse with three full-sized, restored original windows looking out onto the trees of Rutland Road. A beautiful carved pine California king-sized bed, a mantle and sealed firelplace, restored parquet flooring and a walk-in closet are just some of the rich details. A Moroccan lantern and tile table add an ethnic touch the Victorian wood and plaster detailing.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $109 - $149

The Osborne Room

Another grand front room above The Fitzgerald, The Osborne feels like your floating on the clouds above Lefferts Manor. A queen-sized bed and walk-in closet, sealed fireplace and mantle give this room a strong Victorian air.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $99 - $139

The McManus Room

This quaint room faces South overlooking the garden and trees. A full-sized bed, a sealed fireplace and mantle, restored parquet flooring and a walk-in closet.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $89 - $129

The O'Neal Room

This quiet retreat in the upper back of the house looks out over the gabled rooftops of Fenimore Street and down onto the gardens and yards below. A full sized room with a two comfortable twin bedsmake this room ideal for travelling friends who prefer separate beds. The custom built-in unit features a closet and sundries organizer and a comfortable work desk.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 2 Twin

Nightly Rate: $89 - $129

The Bradley Room

A quaint retreat with a view of the trees on Rutland Road, this room is our only true single occupancy accommodation. A cute Victorian twin bed, a shaker end table and a small painted Moroccan mantle shelf adorn this cozy getaway.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $79 - $109

The Parlor Suite

The Parlor Suite is our brand new accommodation on the Parlor-level of our Main House, featuring a Queen-sized bed, private bathroom and en-suite claw-foot bath (no shower). Original detailings, sealed fireplace and mantel, and walk-in closet make this room a lovely escape for guests looking to be in our Main House with a private bath.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $129 - $169

The Lady Fenimore Suite

The Lady Fenimore Suite is the entire second floor of our Lady Fenimore guest house in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn. It consists of two private guest rooms, The Rose Room, a grand Queen room with 4 large windows, and The Blue Room, a quiet Queen room overlooking the back garden. Both rooms share a private, renovated new period bathroom with high end fixtures and rain shower, and a galley kitchenette with large fridge, microwave, toaster, sink, coffee & tea makers.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Queen

Nightly Rate: $179 - $259

The Lafayette

The Lafayette is our huge apartment in the heart of Fort Greene, Brooklyn, facing Fort Greene Park. It is a full-sized garden level apartment with a king bed, sitting and dining areas, full kitchen and optional second bedroom ($50 additional per night) for a comfortable 4-person capacity. Your own beautiful pied-à-terre on our landmark block walking distance to Brooklyn Bridge and just minutes to Manhattan on the trains.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $129 - $219

The Clermont

A wonderful fully private, one-bedroom apartment in the heart of Fort Greene, Brooklyn, with a huge eat-in kitchen and giant back yard with deck. Original hardwood floors, sealed fireplace, tin ceiling and wood and plaster detailing throughout.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $119 - $199

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New York, NY (NYC-All Airports) 5 miles

Area Attractions

Historical interests, Museum, Nature area, Picnic area, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type


On-site amenities

Board games, Coffee/Tea facilities, Computer, Copier, Desk, Fax Machine, Library, Microwave, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Walk to mass transit, Washer/dryer , Daily Maid Service and Turndown Service, Laundry Service Available on Request, Business Area with Free Computer/Internet/Printing Use

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Turndown Service, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Shopping, Sight-seeing

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  • Check In:: 3 PM
  • Check Out:: 11 AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Diners club, Personal checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: Full payment upon booking in most cases.
  • Cancellations: 30 days notice for full refund guaranteed. 14 days notice for 50% refund guaranteed. Non-refundable $30 cancellation fee.



Mark Osborne

Languages spoken

English, French, Spanish

Resident Pets

About the innkeepers

I have lived in Brooklyn and New York City for over 20 years and have a great love for turn-of-the-century New York City and especially Brownstone Brooklyn. In my personal life I am very interested in spending time with family, nutritional education, fitness, health and wellness, cultural arts and music, travel, hiking and camping, board & card games and much more. Let me share all of my years of excitement about this great city with you.

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Paid on-site

  • Cost: 10 per guest
  • Time Served: 9am
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Vegetarian , Please let us know of any dietary restrictions when you reserve and we will let you know if we can accommodate!

Signature Dish

Moni's Famous Buttermilk Pancakes
We take great pride in serving a full-service, sit-down breakfast every morning! Fresh coffee, gourment teas, premium orange juice, and fresh-cut fruit are served every morning with fresh baked breads, muffins, french toast, oatmeal or pancakes. Breakfast is optional at $10 per guest and can be requested on any day of your stay.