Artists loft in trendy village

Loft - Entire home/apt · Liberty St, Toronto, ON M6K 3E7, Canada

The Space

Open living concept. A real bed & a pullout are available (sleeps 1-4). A small renovated warehouse converted into live/work spaces occupied mostly by artists of all sorts. Out the back fire escape, are little patio areas available for smoking, lounging, & dinning. Located in the re-established artist neighborhood of LIBERTY VILLAGE. (bakeries, pubs & shops galor) Blocks away from the theatre & fashion districts. Streetcar stops from tourst sites: CNTower, CNE grounds, WaterFront playground, SugarBeach, City Hall, High Park.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 4
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $687 /week
Monthly Price: $2429 /month
Cleaning Fee: $93
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Cancellation: Strict
Pet Owner: Some pets

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  • This space is exactly as described and the host is the best you can imagine. Provided a very clear visitor's manual with a selection of local maps and guides. Better than a typical hotel, this is a very cool artist's loft in a repurposed building. As is common in Toronto, you can hear the neighbours a little bit, but it was never a problem. (As soon I turned on the shower before bed, the next-door neighbour became quiet as a mouse.) Not a ton of closet space, and the washroom is a bit compact. But the bed is very comfortable, and the location is outstanding. Karey is a terrific host, with a thoughtful and generous spirit and fabulous artistic taste that shows throughout the apartment, from her own canvases near the desk to the decoration in the shower stall (right down to the rubber duck). The place is filled with a aura of liveliness and joy. I needed flexible departure arrangements, which Karey was able to provide (your mileage may vary). Other thoughtful touches included some toiletries (body wash, mouthwash). Public parking in the lot right across the street (you can see it from the window) costing about $14 per 24 hrs. An amazing area with a very youthful vibe, and just a few minutes' walk from my meeting. Thanks, Karey, for a great visit.

    February 2014
  • We had a great time at Karey's loft. She was very friendly, helpful, and accomodating. The space is lively, inviting, quiet, and comfortable with Karey's artistic touches of warmth and character throughout. It is easy to get around on foot and streetcar to the rest of the city but it was also just great to explore the neighborhood's coffee shops, restaurants, and bars. We ate shawarma 1-2 per day! The rates were reasonable and we would definitely stay there again if/when we come back to Toronto.

    October 2012
    Karey
    Response from Karey:

    Thank you for the kind words. :) ...you are delightful guests. Anytime you are want to return.....

  • We stayed at Karey's place for a week. It was as advertised, and we had no major issues during our stay. Neighbour was nice and safe. Good local coffee shops and cafes.

    September 2012
  • Karey was great and her place was everything and more! I stayed at this apartment during the Toronto Film Festival. It was nice to be away from the hustle and bustle of downtown, but still close enough to where you didn't have to take a taxi. I actually walked a lot. The neighborhood is really fun. Also, a great restaurant has opened right downstairs, very convenient indeed. The apartment itself was very cute, although I didn't really spend much time there. I give it a big thumbs up! Highly recommend!

    September 2012
  • My husband and I absolutely loved staying at Karey's place. The loft is beautiful and has such a good vibe to it. Karey has really made her place feel cozy and welcoming with many personal touches so you will find anything you might need but at the same time the place feels very open and airy largely due to the high ceilings. The area is amazing, you will find everything you need on your doorstep from banks, pharmacies, grocery, pubs, coffee shops, to restaurants, etc. There is a bus stop across the street and the King streetcar up the street, ideal for the Tiff, also 15 minutes walk to the Drake Hotel :) ... If you stay at Karey's you will be a short streetcar ride away from downtown and since they run all night you can stay out as late as you want. Karey was an amazing host, very helpful, friendly and welcoming, everything was as said in the listing and better... She is an awesome host and the neighbours are great too :) Karey has made our special occasion stay at her loft completely hassle free and we would definitely stay there again. Thank you Karey :)

    September 2013
  • I had a great short stay with Karey. The apartment was really charming and quirky. Karey seems like an experienced airbnb host and communication was very smooth.

    September 2013
  • To say that Karey exceeded all my expectations would be an understatement. Her place was even better than it looked online--it was amazing: beautiful, spacious, clean, in an equally beautiful building and right in the heart of one of Toronto's coolest neighborhoods. Unfortunately, I didn't get to meet her, as she was out of town during my stay but I could instantly tell she was a pretty awesome person and an excellent hostess. I highly recommend staying with her and I will definitely look her up for my next visit.

    September 2013
    Karey
    Response from Karey:

    Thanks for the huge compliment Franklin! :)

  • Karey was great! even with OUR troubles :P Recommend to one and all......and the food at the restaurant nearby is world class!

    March 2013
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I am an 'easy going lady', who teaches fitness, & yoga during the day ....& paints during the evenings. (both, are my professions...I am lucky, and grateful) I LOVE my home ....it is the space I create in, and train others in. When I am on holiday, or travelling on business... I like to share it with others, with the same disposition. :)
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