Lounge while gazing out large windows, which have an expansive view of the property.Wake up in a comfortable queen sized bed. A large studio window allows the morning light to spill in.


Entire home/apt

2 Guests

1 bedroom

1 bed

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About this listing

Surrounded by forest near the Salish Sea, a sophisticated artist loft located above the studio of acclaimed resident artist Robert Studer from 'this is it. design' awaits your arrival. Original art and design abound. This quiet retreat, located on 5 acres, is 2 kilometers from the hamlet of Roberts Creek on the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia. It is your perfect getaway from the busy urban life. Walk in pristine forests, relax on secluded beaches. Discover your creativity. Come stay with us.

The space

The loft is open, bright and very original. Everywhere you look there is creativity. References of modern, country, industrial and nature blend throughout the space. Large windows look out to nature, while internal windows offer private views overlooking the art studio of this is it. design.
This is a space you will love to relax in.

The basic fare includes: A comfortable queen sized bed, cozy living room with large windows, an awesome bathroom with heated slate floors, plus a kitchenette equipped with kettle, french press, toaster, fridge and essential dishes and utensils are all buttoned up in a stunning 550 square foot accommodation. Add to that a bright 300 square foot covered deck all for yourself which overlooks a rural forest setting, organic gardens, fruit trees and the occasional wandering chicken.

Explore the five acre property and discover more creativity. Perhaps you will settle into a nice grove of trees to read a book, journey down to the seaside hamlet of Roberts Creek to encounter the friendly locals at the Gumboot Cafe, or walk the beaches and forests. This is a place for rejuvenation, re-connection and fun.

It is perfect for two.

Guest access

Private entrance to your loft and a 300 sqft covered deck.

Amenities:
/ Kitchenette with fridge/freezer
/ French-press coffee maker, toaster oven & electric kettle
/ Gourmet coffee, tea, sugar, cream
/ Light Breakfast
/ Electric baseboard heaters
/ Bathroom with shower and cotton towels
/ Sunshine Coast guidebooks & resources
/ Feel free to explore the property - pond, garden, creek, etc.
/ Stereo jack, with speakers throughout the loft and deck for your enjoyment
/ WiFi

Interaction with guests

Your friendly hosts Robert and Beth and their two children live on the property nearby. They will be available periodically throughout your stay. We look forward to assist you in person or by text.

Other things to note

You are in for a treat. Your 2 Breakfast options are simple but memorable:

1 - Fresh bread, butter, peanut butter and our famous homemade plum jam.
2 - Granola with yogurt and fruit.

Fresh ground coffee or tea which you can make yourself.
Also of note: The water from our well is pure, sweet and fresh.


The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 3PM - 10PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/apt
Self check-in: Smart lock

Amenities

Prices
Cleaning Fee: $60 CAD
Security Deposit: $350 CAD
Weekly Discount: 10%
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in time is 3PM - 10PM

-Check in time is 3 pm onwards. Check out time is 11 am. Quiet time after 10pm.

-Our loft is a smoke free environment inside and outside.

-No candles or incense inside the loft.

-No shoes inside the loft, please.

-Our amazing little community runs on respect. We encourage guests to drive slow, smell the flowers, and keep noise down after around 10pm.

-Please respect our loft like you would respect your own home.

-Events and parties are not allowed without prior discussion and approval.

-Please take away all food stuffs that you brought with you once you check out.

-We are on a septic field so nothing more than toilet paper down the toilet.

-There is a small fee for cleaning but please be mindful to leave the space close to how you found it.

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs - There is one flight of stairs to take to get to the ART LOFT.
Potential for noise - We would ensure there is minimal noise from 10 am to 8 pm. Otherwise there may be light noise from Robert creating in the studio down below.
Pet(s) live on property - 6 happy chickens live on the property. Sometimes they are free ranging and sometimes are in their coop. Always fun to watch.

Cancellations

Moderate

Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.


Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

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Chris User Profile
June 2017
My wife and I LOVED staying at Robert's + Beth's loft. It was an incredibly beautiful, inspiring space both inside and outside. Robert and Beth are extremely sweet and accommodating. Highly, highly recommend staying with them!

Jaki User Profile
June 2017
Staying at Robert & Beth's loft was an amazing experience. The loft itself is beautifully decorated, cozy, clean and bright. From inside you can peak into Robert's work shop, but he was more than happy to give us a grand tour. It was a really relaxing and secluded getaway, and the place proved to be an excellent jump of point to explore the surrounding area. Will definitely stay here next time we are back on the sunshine coast.

Jon User Profile
May 2017
THIS is it. This IS it. This is IT. We've stayed at several Airbnb properties over the past several years, but this one rises to the top of the list far above the others. Why? Robert and Beth. The woodsy location in remote Roberts Creek on BC's Sunshine Coast is rejuvenating. The loft itself is spacious, comfy-cozy and well-appointed (after all, it's a friggin' art gallery with gorgeous sculptures and art). And the studio below inspired a little magic -- more on that in a sec. But what made for an exquisite visit was the hospitality delivered in oodles by Robert and Beth. If you stay here and don't spend time talking with this creative and inspiring couple, it's a missed opportunity. This trip was for my wife Karen's 50th birthday celebration and it was a surprise for her. She didn't know where we were going until we got there. I spoke with Robert and Beth prior to our arrival to make the weekend extra-special for Karen, and they exceeded my expectations. I talked separately with Beth and Robert, and both went out of their way to understand what would make the weekend memorable from a creative POV. We talked about options and agreed to an above-and-beyond-the-stay cost for Karen to spend time working with Robert in the studio. They went out of their way to create a special memory for people they had never met! It was over the top and greatly appreciated. In addition to the creative time in the studio, Robert brought out a map and recommended places to eat/visit during our time on the Sunshine Coast. We had such a fantastic time that we're already talking about a return trip in the fall. Although we only spent four nights at The Art Loft in Roberts Creek, it was a trip we'll always remember because of the overall experience and the people who made it possible. We can't thank Robert and Beth enough! There aren't enough superlatives to express our gratitude. Until next time (and there will be a next time)!

Sam & User Profile
May 2017
The ART Loft is much more than what we have expected. It was a place of relaxation and at the same time experience Robert's work of art. The photos does not do the place justice, it was far more impressive up close. Beth ans Robert were awesome hosts and we would definitely be back again.
Robert & Beth User Profile
Response from Robert & Beth:
Wow. So glad your stay was beyond what you expected. You were super easy to have around and we look forward to hosting you again. Over the summer there are lots of great swimming hole to explore. Take care.
May 2017

Shelly User Profile
April 2017
A beautiful and serene spot to get away from the frantic pace of the city and be surrounded by art and beauty.

Andrea User Profile
February 2017
We loved our stay at this beautiful unique property and studio. Beth and Rob are amazing hosts, they are incredibly interesting and thoughtful people. We were so excited to be their first Airbnb guests! We got a private tour of the glass studio and learnt about the process behind the incredible work they do. There are some beautiful waterfalls close by and the beach is a short drive away. We loved every min and look forward to our next Visit!! Such a cool place:)
Robert & Beth User Profile
Response from Robert & Beth:
We couldn't have asked for a better first experience in opening up our studio and ART LOFT to the Airbnb world. Thank you Andrea and Taylor for an awesome time together.
February 2017

Roberts Creek, Canada · Joined in April 2016
Robert & Beth User Profile

We are Beth Hawthorn and Robert Studer and we thrive on creating thoughtful objects and experiences. A hands-on approach applied to our diverse interests materializes in the creation of art, design, craft and communications.

Our 2500 sqft design studio is located in the beautiful coastal hamlet of Roberts Creek, BC, Canada. Nestled away in the forest, our business is intimate and personal, while our clients and activities span the globe.




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