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 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.
Enjoy 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. The bright 300 square foot covered deck is all for you to enjoy, 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.
Private entrance to your loft and a 300 sqft covered deck.
/ Kitchenette with fridge/freezer
/ French-press coffee maker and electric kettle
/ Toaster oven, microwave & propane BBQ
/ 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, organic garden, creek, etc.
/ Stereo jack, with speakers throughout the loft and deck for your enjoyment
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.
-Check in time is 2 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.
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.