Living Room Essentials

Creating a welcoming and comfortable living room for guests in a rental space involves thoughtful planning and providing essential items to make their stay enjoyable. Here's a list of essential items and tips to consider:

Comfortable Seating:

  • Sofas, couches, or chairs that are comfortable and clean.

Coffee Table:

  • A coffee table for placing drinks, snacks, or magazines.

Side Tables:

  • Side tables near seating areas for additional convenience.


  • Table or floor lamps to provide adequate lighting and ambiance.

Soft Furnishings:

  • Pillows, throws, and blankets for added comfort and coziness.


  • TV with remote control and possibly streaming services.
  • Books, magazines, or board games for entertainment options.

WiFi Information:

  • Provide the WiFi network name and password for easy access.

Charging Stations:

  • USB chargers or power strips for guests to charge their devices.


  • Artwork, decorative items, or plants to enhance the aesthetics of the room.


  • A mirror for guests to check their appearance.

Curtains or Blinds:

  • Provide privacy and control over natural light.

Information Folder:

  • Include a folder with local information, such as emergency contacts, nearby attractions, restaurants, and transportation options.


  • Have a guestbook where guests can leave comments or suggestions about their stay.

Temperature Control:

  • Ensure the availability of heating or cooling systems for guest comfort.

Storage Space:

  • Adequate storage like shelves or drawers for guests to organize their belongings.


  • Offer coasters to protect surfaces from beverage rings.

Cleaning Supplies:

  • Have cleaning supplies like a broom, dustpan, and vacuum accessible.

Scented Candles or Air Fresheners:

  • Use them to keep the room smelling fresh and pleasant.

Extra Bedding:

  • Provide extra blankets and sheets in case guests need them.

Welcome Note:

  • A warm welcome note or message to make guests feel appreciated and at home.

Remember to keep the living room neat, organized, and inviting. Regularly check and replenish essentials to ensure your guests have a comfortable stay.