Happy is the house that shelters a friend…’ – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Hotels can be expensive, so why not invite your friends to stay at your place? Do you have trouble in arranging the perfect guest room? Well, don’t worry, it’s not that difficult. Here is what you have to do!
Making your guests feel comfortable is undoubtedly a challenge, and one of the reasons is because you have to create a welcoming area that should fit to different personalities and characters at a time. So, how can you do that? There are several tips and tricks that might guide you through the process, however, one thing is to be remembered from the early start – you have to adapt to every situation and really get yourself involved.
In order for your guests to feel relaxed and at ease while staying at your place, dedicate time for personalizing the room. The goal – to create a resting area where your friends or family should feel relaxed, comfortable and secure. You can do it too!
Make your visitors feel at home!
‘There is always room for one more…’ – Popular saying
Small details do the trick in most cases, so concentrate on this! What do you have to do? Think about what makes you feel comfortable and try to reproduce it for your friends. What brings you to that state of contentment? Make the room measure to a high standard of quality, convert it into a genuine oasis! It’s not all about providing them a bed where to sleep, it is more than that! Make their time memorable!
Even though this entire activity might be entertaining for you at first, well, being the perfect host might become a real nightmare, if you don’t know how to handle difficult situations and if you don’t know how to plan in advance.
Make your overnight friends happy!
Creating a welcoming guest room is fairly simple! Let’s stay positive. Here are some simple tips for you to follow!
- Buy a comfortable and oversized bed
- Get your personal touch
Get in an alarm clock, a hair dryer, a calendar or other tools they might need such as a pencil, some papers or scissors. Moreover, a phone in their room would be of great help as well.
- Have extra linens
- Have the room in top shape
Decorate the room attentively. For instance, get a single flower bloom in a glass and put it right next to the bed. This will do much more than an over-exaggerated bunch of flowers.
- Excellent lightning
If you want to be perfectionist, you can put a light control near the bed too! This is just the cherry on top!
- Privacy is a must
- Refresh the wall color
- Keep an eye on the bathroom area
- Watch the color combinations
- Create a relaxing ambiance
- Last but not least, put yourself in your guests’ shoes!
What improvements would you bring in to make it a luxurious guest room? It needs to have a cohesive look, but most of all it needs to have charm. Be practical and try to avoid embarrassing situations in which your guests have to ask for personal items such as q-tips.
One of the projects that need your full attention is the guest area. Even though it might sound simple at the beginning, it can turn out to be a real challenge, depending on how much you want this to work out. Getting your personal touch on the scene is a must!
All in all, there are three important tips you mustn’t ignore; these summarize this entire experience:
*Don’t be afraid to take risks and put yourself in your visitor’s shoes
*Use soft colors and provide practical objects
*Create a fresh, but relaxing ambiance!
Designing a perfect guest room is a laborious work, however you can achieve it too with a little bit of help. Sometimes it is better just to call an interior designer to get some professional advice, however, some other times you just have to find yourself the optimal solution for your guests, you know their tastes better than anyone. The only thing you have to achieve in the end is to make them feel at home. How? With some thoughtful touches and some awe-inspiring details put in the right place. So, how is the perfect guest room in your own vision? Think about it… What would you change?