News about UK Serviced Apartments

Oscar Wilde’s grandson opens new premium aparthotel in London

A NEW premium aparthotel from Dublin-based Staycity has been officially opened in London. Merlin Holland, grandson of Oscar Wilde, joined Staycity Group CEO Tom Walsh to help cut the ribbon at the very first Wilde Aparthotels by Staycity. His famous grandfather, who was born in Dublin, has been used as the inspiration for the name Read more about Oscar Wilde’s grandson opens new premium aparthotel in London[…]

Hannah McDuffus. Pic supplied by BednBreakfasttt

Breakfast is served: the start-up helping serviced apartment guests start the day the right way

Hannah McDuffus believes breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Three years ago she started BedNBreakfasttt, London’s first breakfast delivery service – and serviced apartment guests are some of her best customers. It was whilst she was living in Taiwan that 36-year-old Hannah McDuffus first came across the idea of a breakfast delivery Read more about Breakfast is served: the start-up helping serviced apartment guests start the day the right way[…]

Staycity announces opening date for new Wilde aparthotel

Serviced apartment operator Staycity has announced the opening date for a new London aparthotel which will be the first under its new premium brand, Wilde Aparthotels by Staycity. Dublin-based Staycity will open ‘Wilde Aparthotels London The Strand’, close to Charing Cross and Covent Garden in central London, on March 12th. A former office building at Read more about Staycity announces opening date for new Wilde aparthotel[…]

Cheval Residences hires new Marketing Manager

LUXURY serviced apartment specialist Cheval Residences has announced the hiring of a new Marketing Manager. Robert Speirs is joining Cheval from Virgin Limited Edition, a collection of 10 boutique hotels owned by Richard Branson, where he spent 10 years. Before that, Speirs worked for Marriott Hotels in their Brussels cluster Robert commented: “I am very excited Read more about Cheval Residences hires new Marketing Manager[…]

New serviced apartments approved in Dundee’s West End

DUNDEE City Council has given the go-ahead for six new serviced apartments. Council officers have approved a plan from Formosa Developments to turn a listed property at 36 Roseangle into apartments to provide “high quality visitor accommodation.” The listed office building is next to 34 Roseangle which is a former chapel and will be turned Read more about New serviced apartments approved in Dundee’s West End[…]

New 224 room Staycity aparthotel planned in Manchester city centre

A PLANNING application for a brand new 224 bedroom aparthotel in Manchester city centre has been submitted to the local city council. The island plot for the nine storey building is bounded by Mason Street, Addington Street, Cable Street and Cross Keys Street in the north east of the city, close to the large NOMA Read more about New 224 room Staycity aparthotel planned in Manchester city centre[…]

Operator for new 116-room aparthotel in Liverpool announced

The operator of a brand new 116-room aparthotel in Liverpool has been announced by the developer, Elliot Group. Paul Adams, who already runs a cocktail bar in the city with Steven Gerrard, and the Vincent Hotel in Stockport will run the new Times by Vincent aparthotel. The £20million project in Seel Street in the Ropewalks Read more about Operator for new 116-room aparthotel in Liverpool announced[…]

New serviced apartments proposed at historic site in Aberdeen

AN ABERDEEN hospital which dates back to the mid-18th century could be turned in to serviced apartments if a new proposal gets the go-ahead. The plans to transform the former Woolmanhill Hospital are to be submitted to local planners by developer CAF Properties alongside NHS Grampian, reports the BBC. 27 serviced apartments could be created at the site as Read more about New serviced apartments proposed at historic site in Aberdeen[…]

Serviced accommodation for 2015 autumn party conference season

It’s been a tumultuous year so far on the political stage with a General Election result that few predicted and the resignation of two party leaders. Delegates will be gathering at their respective party conferences this autumn with much to discuss about this year’s election results and the battles ahead. For visitors to party conferences, Read more about Serviced accommodation for 2015 autumn party conference season[…]

Work under way at Greenwich serviced apartments

CONSTRUCTION work is under way next to the O2 where one hundred serviced apartments are being built. The building site at the tip of the Greenwich peninsula is pictured above. Once complete, the development will have a large, high quality hotel, a huge ballroom and convention space and a tower of one hundred serviced apartments. Read more about Work under way at Greenwich serviced apartments[…]