Top 10 Essentials for Summer Overnight Guests

With a list like this, you may run the risk of having your guests over-stay their welcome! Here is a list of must-haves for making a room comfortable for guests:
    1. Travel-Sized Toiletries—like shampoo,
    2. Extra Flip-Flops or Slippers—for wearing around the house or after the pool, beach or a shower
    3. Snacks—things like crackers and fruit for late-night snacks
    4. A Stack of Fluffy Towels—including one suitable for the beach
    5. A Clock with an iPod Dock—preferably. . .they may want to listen to some music or relax in their room for a while without disturbing everyone else
    6. Magazines—different types, especially travel ones
    7. Scented Soy Candles—even having an unlit candle in a room provides a nice scent. Choose something relaxing.
    8. An Extra Blanket—for cool evenings
    9. A Garbage Bin—It can be embarrassing to have to ask where one is or to traipse your rubbish all over the house just to throw it away.
    10. Cables and Cords—for plugging in a laptop or iPod

waste bin

Bin for dirty towels, from See Jane Work

I’d love to know your thoughts—what else would you include in a guest room?

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