A black-owned B&B is opening in West Philadelphia. And it may be a first for city.
Akwaaba Bed & Breakfast Inns will come to Philadelphia. Its owner closed on a property in University City.
Amid scarce diversity in the hospitality industry, on the ownership level, the bed-and-breakfast inn’s opening in Philadephia “urges people to invest in equity and to move forward rather than stand still.”