The SpaceArt House Suite offers modern comfort amid a quiet garden, for those who wish to get away from everything but the beauty. Designed and renovated by world-class artist and displaying his unique artwork, the studio accommodation has a private entrance and is furnished in a modern, minimalist style with high ceilings and lots of windows for lots of light. Fair-trade coffee is provided daily for short-term stays.
Quiet, sunny and modern studio accommodation in a garden and forest setting on a half acre property in Roberts Creek. Private entrance, snack kitchen, slate tile bathroom, comfy queen size bed with pillow top mattress, private south-facing deck, deck chair and free Wireless Internet, this one room suite accommodates 2 adults comfortably. Small children are welcome at no extra cost if they share the bed with you. (For extra linens for futon for child, a charge of $15 cash upon arrival). Five minute drive to beach, hiking, bicycling, & Heart of the Creek (restaurants, stores).
Enjoy the sun on your own private deck amidst garden and forest. A snack kitchen with mini-fridge, microwave, NEW toaster oven, coffee, tea pot/tea kettle/ and bar set. Extra blankets and pillows.
Surrounded by garden and forest, relax in comfort indoors and outdoors, with a view to the garden and forest. Take a break in outdoor seating; catch a glimpse of the artist’s installation in the garden pond, read a novel and/or sip a glass of wine on your own private deck. In Winter, finish your project or manuscript with discounted WINTER WRITER'S RATES. Ask.
All things art tastefully decorate the studio including full color art books, and the artist's own original artwork which graces the walls. You can also meet the artist and discuss art. US- published novel A THEORY OF EXPANDED LOVE available for purchase, signed by author at discount.
(iBooks Best New Fiction, Winner: Somerset Award Lit Fiction; Winner: Best Inspirational Novel (Next Generation Indie Awards), JDC Top 50 Must Read Books of 2015, finalist Lit Fiction IndieFab Award).
If you have stayed at Art House with your pet in the past, you are welcome to stay again with your pet. Just remind us. OTHERWISE, pets are not welcome.
There is absolutely NO SMOKING on the premises. This means not only in the suite, but also on the grounds.
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Visit (website hidden) for more information. Guest AccessArt House Suite is a self-contained suite with a snack kitchen, fridge, microwave, private & separate entrance, private deck. Use of the garden and other outdoor spaces is shared with owner. Guests have their own deck outside their suite. Free parking.
When in season, fresh flowers from the garden can be provided at no extra charge. If you want to surprise your special person, just ask for flowers prior to your visit, and if they're available from the garden, I'll make sure there's a bouquet in your suite. Interaction with GuestsYour stay includes a pot of the best coffee on the coast: fair-traded Strait Coffee in the morning PLUS complimentary wine for two at The Gumboot. Tea is available in the suite. A snack kitchen with mini-fridge, microwave oven, coffee, tea service and bar set compliments a steaming pot of Strait Coffee delivered at mutual convenience. (Or we can leave fresh coffee beans in the suite for you to make yourselves at your convenience).
We have enjoyed delighting our guests with our continental breakfast since we opened, 3 years ago. But not everyone wants breakfast. For those who do, our continental breakfast can be ordered @ an additional $8 for one, $15 for two. Breakfast for two = EITHER cereal, OR muffins (sometimes I will make these, when possible: gluten free, sugar free with blueberries), OR croissants (when available), OR cinnamon bun, PLUS hard-boiled egg, seasonal fruit & tea or coffee (with milk / cream & sugar) Breakfast on request can be ordered to your preference and paid for upon arrival. Special dietary concerns can be accommodated. The NeighborhoodA walk to the beach and the Heart of the Creek, Roberts Creek town centre, where you can shop and dine. Public transit is a half block away at Woodley Road and the Lower Road; you can connect to BC Ferries as well as the communities of Wilson Creek, Davis Bay, and Sechelt.
Beach, rural, great for walks. Town centre close enough for a walk, or a short drive. Restaurants, post office, shops so close! Roberts Creek, rural and picturesque is the preferred location for vacationers on the Sunshine coast - it's closer to the ferry, yet the feeling is truly 'rural' and Romantic!
Yoga by the Sea operates 7 days a week the Heart of the Creek, plus a post office, organic health food store, The Gumboot Garden restaurant, the general store and library. Swimming, kayaking, hiking, even theatre and restaurants are all only a ten minute drive. Getting AroundA bus from the ferry drops you off at the bottom of the road. Or take it into Davis Bay and Sechelt. Walking distance to the center of town, (about 15 mins), corner store, restaurants, beach. Other Things to NoteIF YOU ARE A WRITER and want a special rate in the summer to work on your writing (3 day-minimum stay), please request, and we will try to accommodate. WRITERS RETREAT available in low season. Weekly rate $500/not including the week of Christmas and New Year's. Complete your thesis, novel or book of short stories in a quiet setting surrounded by forest, rain on the roof and wind in the trees. Weekly rates for writers start in December @ $500/ week, includes a steaming pot of the coast's best coffee first thing every morning, free wi-fi, parking.
Local editing and proofreading services can be made available to you while you are here. Ask about participating in a small local writer's group: share a portion of your manuscript in the big house and receive feedback from published writers.