Resorts & Hotels

You’re unique. Shouldn’t your accommodations be too?

Curved buildings complement the natural landscape, and studies show that interiors with increased curvature are perceived as more aesthetically pleasing, energizing and calming. Beyond these intrinsic benefits, curved roofs also:

Nature prefers curves... and so do we

Arches Building System

Curved roofs and stuctural steel arches

DwellTech fabricates its continuous, full-span steel roof/wall system on location using the Arches Building System. Available in a number of colour options, the Galvalume (55% aluminum-zinc alloy-coated steel) roof has a projected service life of 300+ years in West Coast climate. Each continuous arch is machine seamed together for unparalleled structural integrity, durability and weatherproofing. No bolts are used in our process.

With a minimum of 30% recycled content, minimal material waste, and unparalleled longevity, an Arches by DwellTech roof is a sustainable choice.

Package Options


  • Arches by DwellTech structural Galvalume® Roof/Wall in choice of colours
  • Arches Foundation Brackets (see below)*
  • Front and back porch
  • Exterior front & back walls
  • Exterior doors and windows
  • Exterior cladding & trim
  • Interior centre shear wall framing
  • Interior ceiling framing and insulation
  • Roadmap to Completion manual**
  • Up to two on-site follow-up consultations


  • All Lockup features, plus:
  • Quality interior finishes, choice of paint colour
  • Cedar shakes and/or Hardie planks exterior finishes
  • Kitchen cabinets, closets & plumbing fixtures
  • Bath fans and range hood
  • Electric baseboard heating
  • All electrical fixtures (majority will be LED)

All models are 13’ high, with 85% of the interior having more than 6’ clearance.

Metal roof is composed of Galvalume® (55% Aluminum-Zinc Alloy-Coated steel) and is available in Hickory, Sage, Weather Copper, Tuscan Red, or Silver.


*DwellTech proprietary foundation brackets are included with all packages. Foundation not included.

** Our Roadmap to Completion manual outlines the tasks, materials and cost estimates for fi nishing your cottage beyond our Lockup package, saving you time and money.

Packages do not include permitting costs, septic costs, landscaping costs, sprinklers or appliances.

TIMELINES: With permits in place, most projects - including multiple units - can be completed in a 2-3 month timeframe.

ZONING: Our Arches mobile building system, prefabricated components and minimal trades enable us to pass along significant savings on multiple unit projects. Contact us for details.

Service Area: Our prices include construction in the Fraser Valley and the Sunshine Coast. We also service the Gulf Islands, Vancouver Island, Thompson Okanagan and Central Okanagan. If you are located outside these areas, or in Yukon, Alberta or Washington State, contact us to learn more.

Designs & Floorplans


Chanterelle is the smaller of our two duplex models, with just over 250 sq ft per suite. It’s perfect for student housing, solo travelers, and resorts looking to offer compact, yet unique accommodations. Chanterelle has space for a full bathroom, built-in closet, small kitchen, a table or desk, and bed - but, as with all our Lockup models, you can customize the floorplan to your needs. With its organic shape, curved interior, and large back window to maximize natural light, Chanterelle packs a lot of charm for its small size.

Don’t forget to also check out our Portabella duplex. At 728 sq.ft. Portabella is more spacious and features sliding, patio style doors at the rear of the cottage making it ideal for nature settings.

CLICK HERE to view the Floorplan


The Enoki is our smallest cottage – a lovely little one bedroom. With its curved interior walls, Enoki feels cheerful and intimate all at once. Perfect for vacationing couples, you can also add a fold-out couch to the living room area to increase guest capacity. Enoki has room for a full kitchen, which makes it functional for both remote locations and long term stays. Plus, it’s as cute as an enoki mushroom and looks charming in a natural setting.

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CLICK HERE to view a Virtual Reality walk through of this home


The Crimini is the perfect getaway cottage for two couples or a family. With a master bedroom and a secondary bedroom big enough to accommodate two twin beds, everyone gets privacy and space to wind down, and the socializing doesn’t need to stop when the kids go to bed! The open concept kitchen, dining and living space allow natural light throughout and provide uninterrupted lines of sight from the front through to the back of the cottage, while the curved walls bring flow and positive energy to the room.

Want another bathroom for additional comfort, privacy and space? Check out Crimini II, our 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom model.

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The Portabella is designed for hotels and resorts. With two side-by-side suites, Portabella is an affordable way to increase capacity and accommodate more guests. Each suite has an open floorplan, enough room for all the standard amenities and can accommodate either two single or one Queen or King size bed. The curved walls make it a relaxing interior to come back to after a day hiking, skiing or taking in local sights. Have DwellTech build it to Lockup and you can customize to suit your own unique style.

Want to go smaller? Our Chanterelle duplex cottage is a compact 520 sq.ft.

CLICK HERE to view the Floorplan