The Sofia Inn
The Sofia Inn288 Park Place Brooklyn, NY 11238
Housed in a 1901 brownstone on a tree-lined street in the Prospect Heights neighborhood, this intimate hotel is 4 blocks from the iconic Soldiers' and Sailors' Arch and the subway station at Grand Army Plaza.
The 4 homey, air-conditioned rooms have funky furnishings with antique touches and decorative fireplaces, plus cable TV and shared baths. The 2 apartment-style suites add kitchens, private bathrooms, and separate living and dining areas.
Perks include free WiFi and access to a backyard garden. There are several dining options within 2 blocks, including a bakery, a bagel shop, and Italian and Mexican restaurants.