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Sleep above a Bookshop - Downtown SGF!

Jennifer is a superhost.

Sleep above a Bookshop - Downtown SGF!

Private room in house
6 guests3 bedrooms3 beds2.5 shared baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2.5 shared baths
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
Sparkling clean
15 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Jennifer is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Our Air Bnb on Historic Walnut St. is housed in the second floor above our independent bookstore, Pagination Bookshop! This historic home was built in 1905! This space features three private bedrooms (2.5 baths) and a large living room and kitchenette (microwave, mini-fridge, and toaster). Each private room has a queen bed and the living room has a futon. Easy walking distance of MSU, downtown restaurants/night life, JQH Arena, Hammons Hall, and Hammons Field!


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed



48 reviews
Quick responses
Stylish space
Outstanding hospitality
Laurie User Profile
November 2019
First of all, Jen is a doll. She's sweet and personable and prompt with her responses. Check-in was a breeze and we felt right at home as soon as we arrived. The bookstore is quaint and beautiful. We were in love with the Harry Potter room under the steps as well as all of…
Jay-Marie User Profile
October 2019
Living above the bookstore is one of the cosiest listings I’ve stayed in yet. Definitely grab at least two nights here if you get the chance!
Jacob User Profile
October 2019
Jenn and Coop are wonderful and thoughtful hosts! The rooms are comfortable and the bookshop below is delightful. I only wish we could've stayed longer.
Madeline User Profile
October 2019
What a great place & charming
Andrew User Profile
September 2019
Great location. Great hosts. Fantastic space
Chelsea User Profile
September 2019
Jennifer’s Place was full of thoughtful touches, like fresh breakfast food and coffee, and the location could not have been better. On top of that, it’s a super stylish space situated above a bookstore.
Lydia User Profile
September 2019
This space was absolutely perfect! The bookshop is so cute and the Airbnb space is amazing. The decorations are so stylish and make for super cute pictures. The location is great, close to downtown, Mercy and MSU. We stayed here for a wedding and it was the perfect space to get…

Hosted by Jennifer

Springfield, MOJoined in December 2016
Jennifer User Profile
48 Reviews
Jennifer is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a faculty member in the English Department at Missouri State University, where I teach creative writing (fiction, memoir, graphic narrative, theory, literature). I am also a writer: (Website hidden by Airbnb) I am originally from California, but I now live in Missouri. I…
Interaction with guests
We are in the shop downstairs during open shop hours and we live very close by and are available should guests have any questions or concerns! Guests can always call or text, any time day or night!
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: Flexible
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with keypad

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events