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Brooklyn Heights

Pierrepont St & Henry ST, Brooklyn, NY
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Relax on a bench to people watch, picnic or just take in the breathtaking views of the Manhattan skyline along this exclusively pedestrain walkway that is lined with grand historic townhouses and features a playground at Montague Street.
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Pierrepont St & Henry ST, Brooklyn, NY
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brooklyn heights is home to a playground that is named in honor of the singer and songwriter Harry Chapin who wrote Cats in cradle. It's also home to the Brooklyn promenade. 70 willow street, Truman capote home. Henry ward beacher statue at Plymouth church and...More

Thank gl0betr0tterny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is perhaps the most historic and expensive part of Brooklyn. A lot of elegant houses and apartment buildings with clean and tidy streets. Nice for a stroll.

Thank Leon L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking around here gives you a feeling of being in the upscale trendy neighborhood. The tree lined avenues and the home to the wealthy with great churches here will,please you . To experience the true character , flavors , colors of this place you need...More

Thank kamakshi2015
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visit Brooklyn Heights to get a sense of the middle and upper class Brownstone Brooklyn. Walk around the streets, see where people live, visit the promenade to get the best views of lower Manhattan and the harbor. Enjoy the ambience. And then, and this is...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 18 June 2017

... Brooklyn Heights is an upper class, rather expensive residential neighborhood within the New York City borough of Brooklyn. Originally referred to as Brooklyn Village, it has been a prominent and rather pretty area of Brooklyn since 1834. It is known for its low-rise architecture...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

This is a pretty, peaceful and characteristic neighborhood, if you cross Brooklyn Bridge it can be nice to go for a walk here (even if there is nothing particular to see or to do), far from the confusion of NYC, to see another side of...More

Thank TheNike
Reviewed 26 May 2017

All houses are so cute, and environment is quite and friendly. Had a chat with a kind woman, actally Danish, living here for 20 years.

Thank aa27
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

A delightful area with many old historic framehouses and brownstones. A haunt for writers, you may find plaques showing where Walt Whitman, Arthur Miller and Norman Mailer (among others ) lived.

Thank Birte L
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I am really glad I did walk to this area. Felt very private and was just calm, green and very quiet and nice. And still close to Manhatten. Just gives you a totally different feel and you can find some nice spots to relax.

Thank Simen S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The quiet, elegant, brownstone-lined streets in Brooklyn Heights must be wonderful places to live. If you're interested in American literature, it's especially intriguing to walk the streets that inspired Henry Miller, Arthur Miller, Hart Crane, Truman Capote, Auden, Thomas Wolfe, Walt Whitman and so many...More

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Response from EvaGalpern | Reviewed this property |
LCL, imagine 90 degrees angle. You are landing at the corner. Staying close to the water, walking towards the bridge, you would go to Brooklyn Park, Dumbo, and you would see carousel, view of Manhattan, and the photo shut... More
17 April 2016|
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Response from EvaGalpern | Reviewed this property |
Also, check for B&B's.
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Response from timberlakegirl | Reviewed this property |
Hello ! I love to start my visit to Brooklyn Heights by starting at Court Street, and walking down Montague towards The Promenade. The shops and restaurants are my favorites, and after a few blocks you're in a more... More