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Hard Loft - Downtown Toronto Shutterbugs

  • 6 people
  • 1 hr min
  • 850 sq/ft
April 2022 Open for small shoots (1-6 ppl); fully vaxxed guests only. Exterior Windows recently cleaned to optimize lighting! Attention Shutterbugs! Stunning ground floor heritage hard loft in downtown Toronto. Corner unit with SE exposure and 16 ft ceilings. Loft has exposed red & 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 3 large transom windows w stained glass are East facing, the other one, w the manzanita branch, is South facing. PRICING (SEE IG DISCOUNT OPTION) Growing my IG account; discount offered to clients who can tag/post photos of themselves in the space: $80 for 1-2 ppl OR $70 w IG tag (1 HR MIN) $60 for 1-4 ppl OR $50 w IG tag (2 HR MIN) $85 for 5 ppl OR $75 w IG tag (2 HR MIN) Larger groups = 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 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) - 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

No adult filming
No smoking
No pets
No outside catering/food
No cooking
No alcohol
No loud noises
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 Shutterbugs is 850 sq/ft

Featured Reviews
6 days ago
A great location for a photo shoot. Beautiful lighting. Exactly as pictured, and a completely smooth process to book and access the space.
20 days ago
Sheryl is a great host, very helpful and clear in communications. The space is beautiful and very clean and tidy. I would highly recommend.
3 months ago
The space is awesome, so many options for things - I've used it twice now for branding shoots and I feel like I find new ideas each time. Love the tones and textures in the space and loads of windows for light too!
3 months ago
This was such a cute, modern, and light-filled space - perfect for a photoshoot. I definitely recommend!
4 months ago
Beautiful space! Sheryl was easy to communicate with!
Exact location provided after booking

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