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Getting away from it all means curling up with a good book.  Whether your short term rental caters to busy families, business travelers or couples looking for a romantic getaway dedicate some space for a library with a super comfortable chair, great lighting, and some classic books and your guests will appreciate the effort.  Here are some ideas to get you started.


  • Cool bookends–we like mixing differnt styles and textures
  • Art books for pursuing
  • Good lighting in the room with pretty wall sconces
  • A set of classic books, which are great to read and pretty to look at.  + Jane Austen is can never be wrong
  • Floor lamp to provide clear light right where you need it
  • Truly comfortable chair in a gorgeous ink blue
  • Customizable jigsaw puzzle from Zazzle.com to fit your color scheme
  • Cozy soft throw blanket (always)
  • End table to keep warm drinks and other essentials nearby
  • Inexpensive reading glasses for guests who’ve left their’s at home
  • Well designed book shelf that will look great in any room


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