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Charming Bungalow In The Heart Of Springfield

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,100 sq ft
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath, 1100 Sq. Ft

Quaint renovated bungalow located just one and a half blocks from the campus of Missouri State University. Only minutes from JQH arena, Springfield Cardinals Baseball and downtown Springfield, which features a variety of restaurants and entertainment. Within two miles of Mercy Hospital and three miles from Bass Pro.

Originally built in 1915, it has two bedrooms, one bath with a comfortable living area. Larger dining area with seating for six. Claw foot tub with shower, Queen Bed in Master, trundled twin beds in second bedroom.

All old homes are quirky, and remind us that life was much different 100 years ago. Bedrooms are small and living is close. Doors creek and don't always shut; everything has been painted four or five times. But that's what gives these homes their charm. Although the walls are old, everything else is nearly new. Sleeps 4 in beds. There is a couch in the living area, but it does not fold out, (if needed, someone could sleep on it). Gas stove and small refrigerator with breakfast nook for two. Large fenced backyard with plenty of space to play and a deck with a fire pit for nice evenings outside. We have a couple of bikes available for use. Hi-speed Internet (3mb^/3mb). 42 inch smart TV over gas fireplace offers access to Netflix and the internet. Gas fireplace is fickle, so it's best not to count on it.

Hardware floors throughout, lots of natural lighting. A very comfortable place to relax and unwind, or enjoy watching cars pass by while on the front porch swing.

This is an ideal place for a small young family of four. If you need space for more than five, please search VRBO for something larger. It costs a bit more than other rentals because we use the space as our own get-away, and we are looking for renters who are more interested in quality than the lowest price. At this time the only discount we offer is reflected in the weekly rate. We also have a strict no pet policy and a strict no smoking policy (no smoking in the house or outside--if you are or someone in your party smokes, we kindly ask you to make other arrangements for lodging. If you have a service animal, please contact us to see if our home is suitable for your needs). Also, as a vacation rental, we do not offer extended stays--nothing longer than 10 days.

More Details

Owner
Thomas & Sarah Jones
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 April, 2018

About Thomas & Sarah Jones

We purchased this home for our personal use when we stay in Springfield, but realized that we didn't use it as much as we thought we would. We have several rentals, but this is our first try at Vacation Home renting. Over the last 10 years, we have used VRBO for our personal vacations, and enjoy staying in a nice home rather than a carbon-copied hotel room. We wanted to see if being a VRBO owner would be as nice as being a VRBO user.

Thomas & Sarah Jones purchased this bungalow in 2015

Why Thomas & Sarah Jones chose Rountree

The downtown-MSU corridor is the nicest part of Springfield--with its older homes, large trees and vibrant atmosphere, its close proximity to downtown and arts, there is a real sense of community in this area. That's why most of the VRBO rentals in Springfield are located so close to one another.

What makes this bungalow unique

A nice blend of old charm and modern accessories.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Rountree in Springfield

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Claw foot Tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Trundle Bed, for two adult sleepers
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Tennis ...
  • 3 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(44 traveller reviews)

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Charming Bungalow In The Heart Of Springfield
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 44 reviews
5

Charming and well maintained

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week in Springfield, and this cute bungalow was a nice place to rest at the end of the day. It has all the necessities and a lot of extras! I enjoyed the large kitchen, dining room, and washer/dryer! It is centrally located and has a lovely backyard with fire pit.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful, charming, and clean!

  • 5 of 5

My husband, daughter and I stayed here during a college visit to Drury. The location was perfect - close to downtown but not in downtown. We had one question regarding the bungalow and it was answered immediately. Springfield is a lovely town with lots of interesting stores and restaurants. I would highly recommend this as an affordable, and comfy cozy option. Beats a hotel any day!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Milwaukie, Or
5

Charming rental with all the comforts of home !

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay in this cute home . The home is in a quiet area with anything you may need close by. The host's we great ! I would definitely stay here again when I'm in town . Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Thanksgiving with family

  • 5 of 5

Loved the house! Exceptionally clean and felt like home. Very comfortable. Loved being able to ride bikes! Great porch swing and lights. Beautiful backyard. Very quiet neighborhood. Washer and dryer are awesome features although we didn't use them. Would definitely stay again. In fact, can't wait to return to visit family

Will definitely stay here many times!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ava, MO
5

Perfect little home!

  • 5 of 5

Some girlfriends and I rented this home for a women's conference, and it was absolutely perfect! So clean, adorable, and the location couldn't have been better! Hope we can rent this one again!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Albuquerque
5

Great house, fabulous location

  • 5 of 5

Tom keeps a great place.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Springfield-Branson Regional
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Rountree, Missouri

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£181
for 2 nights
From
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£497
 

Additional pricing information

One-time Cleaning Fee £17.76
Refundable Damage Deposit £71.02

Please inquire regarding stays longer than one week. Generally speaking, this property works best for short stays.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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