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Hard Loft - Downtown Toronto

  • 6 people
  • 1 hr min
  • 850 sq/ft
January 2022 Open for small shoots (1-6 ppl); fully vaxxed guests only. Windows recently cleaned to optimize lighting! Thx so much for the interest & inquiries. Attention Shutterbugs! Stunning ground floor heritage hard loft in downtown Toronto. Corner unit with South East exposure and 16 foot ceilings. Loft has exposed red and tan brick, dark hardwood floors, pharaonic windows (x4), a massive chalkboard, heaps of books, a plethora of plants, and tons of character. Space is ideal for: * Photography/videography (lifestyle, social media, etc.) * Small client meetings SOUTH EAST EXPOSURE The THREE large transom windows w stained glass are east facing, the other window, with the manzanita branch, is south facing. PRICING Prefer smaller groups, hence the cheaper rate and one hour option for 1-2 ppl: $70 for 1-2 ppl for 1 HR (*NEW*) $50 for 1-4 ppl (2 HR MINIMUM) $70 for 5-6 ppl (2 HR MINIMUM) Larger groups cost more: wear n tear, virus exposure... SITE VISIT $30 cash deposit. To be returned in full (in cash, on day of reservation) if space is booked. PERMITS If host is asked to sign a permit for film/photos to be monetized (ex: national commercial, prominent brands like Nike, etc.), extra fee may apply. NOISE There is a daycare nearby. Kids are NOT playing outside Mon-Fri from 11:45-2:45 pm. Before and after that, kids may be heard playing outside. OVERTIME (OT) Setup and tear down time must be factored in start/end time. To encourage guests to reserve accordingly and to minimize last minute OT requests, OT rates are: * $45: extra 30 minutes * $90: extra hour CLEANING VS TAX FEE $25 Cleaning fee covers TAXES/SITE FEES—NOT cleanup. Space is expected to be in the same condition guests received it (if not, cleaning fee to be applied). LIGHTING Lighting equipment is NOT provided. There are, however, 2 pot lights and 3 lamps in the space. LOFT INCLUDES - Wifi & Bose speaker (for background music; loud music not permitted) - Chalk for chalkboard - Stylish, boho-chic aesthetic - Living/Dining Room - Full Access - Bathroom & Kitchen - Limited Access - Bedroom, NOT pictured - ZERO ACCESS COVID RULES—GUESTS ARE EXPECTED TO - WIPE DOWN touched surfaces w bleach & rag (provided; FREE 10 minutes at the end of reservation to do this!) - NOT have TRAVELED 2 weeks prior to reservation - SANITIZE HANDS upon entry (provided) - Bring a handkerchief to cough/sneeze into and a bag to place masks in when not wearing - NOT ENTER the BEDROOM (not pictured) - CANCEL RESERVATION if anyone is suspected to have come in contact w the virus (100% refund); host to do the same LOFT RULES/OTHER -NO high heels/shoes in loft (damages floors and white rug) -SCENT FREE space (am sensitive to strong chemical scents; naturally scented products ok, use them too) -FOOD and beverages to be kept in kitchen (not loft area) -No smoking/vaping, parties, body butter/oil, glitter/confetti, pets, markers, adult filming, or loud music -All activity must be contained within the unit; no activity permitted in the hallway, etc. -Garbage to be left in the unit, NOT in the halls or outside the bldg -Damage policy is to ensure nothing is broken, stained, ripped, or damaged -Condo entrance and hallway is monitored by video **Please respect that this is a residential, quiet building** PARKING The unit doesn't have a dedicated parking spot, but the host is happy to provide nearby parking options. Happy to answer any other questions you may have! Photo Credit: Yu Fujishiro

Category and style

Photography Studio


Available parking lot or parking structure nearby

Location details

Property size (sq ft):
850 sq ft

Location Rules

Catering allowed
No Footwear in loft No Smoking, Parties or Loud Music No Pets No strong scents (perfume, cologne, etc) No Bedroom Access Limited Bathroom and Kitchen Access (basic use only: going to the bathroom or grabbing water)


Air Conditioning


Air Conditioning

Restricted Areas

Master bedroom

Crew access

Street Level


  • Q: What's the maximum attendees I can have at this location?

    A: sheryl allows 6 attendees on location

  • Q: What types of activities are allowed at this location?

    A: sheryl allows production, events and meetings

  • Q: How many square feet is the location?

    A: Hard Loft - Downtown Toronto is 850 sq/ft

Featured Reviews
Abigail F.
a day ago
This space is obviously gorgeous, but working with Sheryl and coordinating to get in and settled was effortless! Her check-in and out instructions were perfect and clear and it make the whole process really simple! The light coming through the windows during our time slot was perfect and it made for a gorgeous shoot! Will definitely book again!
Nicole B.
a month ago
Sheryl was an amazing host and was very responsive! The space was clean and so beautifully decorated. Every corner had something to inspire my creations and the natural daytime lighting was perfect! I will definitely be using this space again :)
Kayla D.
a month ago
Such a cute space !! Every inch of this space is so beautifully designed and was such a great spot to shoot at. Not to mention the abundance of natural lighting ! Would book again in a heart beat
Dani A.
2 months ago
Sheryl has a beautiful naturally lit space which was perfect for our content shooting day! It's very easily accessible and her instructions and communication were always timely and clear. Highly suggest this space for anyone looking for a cozy and bright backdrop.
Cherene F.
2 months ago
I love this space. Always cleans and beautifully styled. Great communication and easy nearby parking.
Exact location provided after booking

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