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The Kickapoo Place --

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

A neat house in a family neighborhood with lots of trees on a quiet street.

The home is suitable for up to 6 persons and has two bedrooms with queen beds. The third bedroom has a full sleeper sofa. The location is within two blocks of Missouri State University and one mile to downtown Springfield. It is close to the Springfield Cardinals baseball field, the Symphony Hall, and the Exposition Center. The fully fenced back yard and large deck is perfect for outdoor activity.


Owner
John Horner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 17, 2017

About John Horner

We are native residents of Springfield and have close friend and family ties to the beautiful and fairly historic Rountree neighborhood. We live within one mile of the property in a late 19th century historic home. We recently acquired the Kickapoo House because of its simple yet attractive characteristics and spacious shaded yard. John is a self employed civil engineer and Pat is an active grandmother.

John Horner purchased this house in 2014

Why John Horner chose Springfield

This house is situated in one of Springfield's established Rountree neighborhood with friendly neighbors and single family residences. The area has tree lined streets and carefully maintained homes with a mixture of ranch, bungalow, colonial, and other traditional style homes.

What makes this house unique

We are a family friendly operation and prefer guests in the spirit of families, married couples, and responsible singles.

Amenities

Rountree House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • 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
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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The Kickapoo Place --
average rating of 4.875 based on 16 reviews
5

Charming home

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the Kickapoo Place! The house was well maintained and very charming. The beds are extremely comfortable and there is a large fenced back yard for the kids to play in. It was nice to have a place to call home for the weekend while visiting our daughters. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for being our guests and a special thank you for leaving the house in nearly perfect condition.
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4

Very comfy!

  • 4 of 5

The home is furnished nicely and has what is needed for a comfortable stay. We enjoyed being so close to MSU for the functions we were attending...even walked a couple of times!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Restful Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Just what we needed in a great location in Springfield. We were busy with a pre-wedding and wedding activities. The house was a restful retreat with comfortable beds and pillows. Great value for what we recieved!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable, quiet and great location!

  • 5 of 5

The Kickapoo house is a great place to relax, be with family or have as a home base for activities in Springfield. It's nicely appointed and the back yard is nice and shady for relaxing. The close proximity to MO State is a real bonus too if you're in Springfield for activities there! We would definitely stay here on future visits. The owners are great at communicating and easy to work with. Highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Clean, centrally located, exactly as described

  • 5 of 5

Older home that is well cared for in beautiful neighborhood. Centrally located in Springfield, MO with easy access to food and attractions. Surprisingly well stocked with many items I didn't even think to bring. Homeowners were helpful and very nice. I only wish one of the rooms had a king size bed (although I knew beforehand from the description that it did not, so obviously not a deal breaker). Having this home to go back to in the evenings made visiting family so much more enjoyable. :)

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable home, nice neighborhood, easy access to downtown and campus. We really enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Traveler Tips:

Be sure to include "Ave" in the street address when using GPS

Kickapoo Ave is a 25 MPH speed limit and is enforced.

Please note street parking restrictions posted on signs.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cancellation Policy is full refund with at least 48 hour notice prior to check-in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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