Black Box Studio with a river view!


Shipping container hosted by Catherine

  1. 2 guests
  2. 1 bed
  3. 1 bath
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Dedicated workspace
A private room with wifi that’s well suited for working.


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Welcome to Black Box STUDIO. A large glass garage door overlooks private acreage with a river view. The breezeway connects both the STUDIO & our HOME. Both of these living spaces are completely separate. The Container HOME is our primary residence where we reside. We are nestled between the Shuswap Mountain Range and the South Thompson River.

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The space
Welcome to Black Box STUDIO. A place to relax, recharge and reset. A tiny home with a large glass garage door that over looks private acreage and a view of the beautiful South Thompson River. This is desert country living. Located 20 minutes from the nearest grocery store, gas station and restaurants.

The Studio is equipped with a (Kitchenette) ~ A full size fridge/freezer, Salton double hot cook-plate, toaster, kettle, microwave, and toaster.

The Queen size bed has an extra foam topper for a very comfortable sleep. The bathroom has a walk in hand tiled shower.

The Studio offers a 55" tv with apple tv only. Enjoy the record player equipped with a vast selection of albums.

The Breezeway separates both Black Box Studio and Black Box Container Home. The Container home is our primary residence where we reside year round. The breezeway is a common area.

Parking is available behind our home.

We have an outdoor kitchen which is seasonal and requires a reservation at the time of your booking.

Hike our private trail to take in the vistas of the South Thompson River.

Depending on the season we offer an outdoor fire pit. Please inquire.

We are pet friendly and ask that you notify us about your dog(s) personality and that they will get along with our two cattle dogs. And chickens that are occasionally free range. We have a two dog maximum. Rates apply.

We are within walking distance to a neighboring winery and a 3 minute drive to two award winning Wineries!

Two prestigious golf courses are moments away. Our location is a 20 minute drive to downtown Kamloops and 45 minutes to Sun Peaks Ski Resort.

We offer:
High speed Wifi
Tea, Coffee, Sugar.
Queen Sized bed
Full fridge/freezer
Double Salton Hot plate for cooking
Convection toaster oven
Coffee bodum
Pots and pans
Wine glasses
Chess board
Record player and Albums

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Cosmo magazine
Harpers Bazar
Sevinkasran video
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Globe and Mail
Smaller Living

Where you'll sleep

Common space
1 sofa bed

What this place offers

Desert view
Mountain view
Public or shared beach access
Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
55" HDTV with Apple TV
Security cameras on property

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Where you’ll be

Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada

Our neighborhood is a semi desert, country living environment. We overlook the South Thompson River. We live on acreage amongst numerous species of wild life and have two working dogs that patrol our property. We often experience the sights and sounds of coyote, birds of prey, bear and deer.

We are a short distance to three wineries, and three prestigious Golf courses and a 45 a minute drive to Sun Peaks Ski Resort. City center is 15 minutes away!!

Hosted by Catherine

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I live in a beautiful Shipping Container home. “Black Box Container Home and Studio” Follow us on IG @blackboxcontainerhome

I am a professional Singer/songwriter and recording artist. Band name “Leisure Suite,” on iTunes and Spotify.

I enjoy music, travel, animals, lovely people and a minimalistic lifestyle in the Desert. Black Box Container Home and Studio is located along a beautiful river and surrounded by desert life and the Shuswap Mountain range. I love sharing this unique space with new people and offering them a place to renew and recharge.
I live in a beautiful Shipping Container home. “Black Box Container Home and Studio” Follow us on IG @blackboxcontainerhome

I am a professional Singer/songwriter and r…

During your stay

We live in the Black Box Container home attached by our beautiful breezeway!!

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 3:00 p.m.–2:00 a.m.
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for children and infants
No parties or events
Pets are allowed
Smoking is allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
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Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Heights without rails or protection
May encounter potentially dangerous animal

Cancellation policy