Zora Neale Hurston Suite


The Zora Neale Hurston Suite offers visitors a peak into the writings and life of this storied author. The room features a king sized, expressly comfortable brass bed and private full bath featuring a double sized Jacuzzi tub and shower. The room is over-sized, with a bright front bay window seat, decorative fireplace, large writing desk, and chaise lounge. This room is located on the second floor of the Bed and Breakfast, overlooking 16th street. 

Guests at Akwaaba enjoy a homemade, hot cooked breakfast each morning, served 8am weekdays and 9am weekends. All guest rooms include cable TV, wireless internet, telephone, clock radio with CD player and a personal refrigerator.



Enjoy the convenience of Akwaaba DC, situated in the heart of one of Washington's finest neighborhoods, Dupont Circle. We are a little over 4 blocks to the city's Metro (subway), about an 8-9 minute walk. Enjoy almost endless restaurants, and coffee shops within walking distance, including almost every type of food you can imagine. In addition visitor will find some of Washington's best shopping along Connecticut Ave, just a few blocks from the house.