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City Apartments – Stay with Confidence Promise

Nothing is more important to City Apartments than the safety, security and care of guests staying in our properties and apartments. To that end and in accordance with ASAP (Association of Serviced Apartments) guidance we have added a Stay with Confidence Promise which sets out what we are doing to ensure the safety of both… Read more »

Happy 20th Birthday to City Apartments!

Yes, we are thrilled to have reached this mile stone and since the very first day that our founders, Jono Dennis and David Smith, welcomed our first guests back in 2000, their vision and unwavering commitment to offer the very highest levels of personal service, along with the highest levels of quality and most comprehensive… Read more »

City Apartments’ Reaches for the Sky!

We also like to do our bit for charity and I’m excited to share that four of our very brave team members have signed up to the “Walkie Talkie Tower Climb“ which is a climb of about 900 steps to the top of the ‘Walkie Talkie’ building at 20 Fenchurch Street. The Walkie Talkie is… Read more »

Atelier House to Re-Open!

Many will be aware and may have booked our latest building Atelier House, that we acquired in September 2018, located just around the corner from the famous Hatton Garden and within an easy few minutes’ walk of our clients’ offices near Holborn, Farringdon, Barbican & St. Paul’s. In December we decided to close the entire… Read more »

City House Facade & Lobby Refurbishment

We have recently completed a full lobby refurbishment at City House on Cannon Street to make it hopefully much warmer and more welcoming – the building is of 32 air-conditioned apartments located directly opposite the famous new Bloomberg HQ and in the very heart of the financial district. Whilst the apartments have always been of… Read more »

Our GREEN Credentials!

The climate and the increased consciousness of all of our carbon footprints remains, quite rightly, firmly at the forefront of our and our clients’ CSR programs. And our clients’ commitment to reducing their carbon footprint has begun to shape many travel policies as well as focussing on their own supply chains to ensure their service… Read more »

Free International & Local Calls in Every Apartment!

Back in 2016, we were thrilled to announce that we were the first serviced apartment provider in London to offer our guests free international & local phone calls owing to a partnership with a Hong Kong based company called ‘Handy’. The feedback was overwhelmingly positive from our guests as for the first time they could… Read more »

We Welcome a New “9Round” Gym in our Building at City House!

If that wasn’t enough excitement for City House we welcomed a new tenant in the basement, which is a gym called 9Round! Whilst we have always partnered and offered great discounts at local gyms, we now have a gym actually in one of our buildings!  9Round is a 30 minute kickboxing and high intensity circuit… Read more »

January Highlights

Start the New Year off as you mean to go on with our crash course in the best culture, events and nightlife in London. Forget the gym and forget the diet, pack your diary full of the capital’s biggest and best events this January to inspire you for the rest of the year. We’ve got a… Read more »

Chinese New Year 2020

Watch the colourful Chinese New Year parade pass through the streets of the West End and Chinatown London. Head over to Trafalgar Square for stage performances and all-day entertainment, or visit stages dotted across the West End for more Chinese New Year celebrations. In 2020, Chinese New Year falls on 25 January, celebrating the Year of the… Read more »

Lightopia Festival

Taking place at Chiswick House and Gardens, an 18th century villa with classical landscapes, Lightopia is an immersive and visually-dramatic lantern and light festival, that promises to fuse beautiful art installations with interactive experience. Lightopia is an exploration of light, movement and form, beautifully captivating the senses with unique interactive and immersive lights, lanterns, installations… Read more »

‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe’

Step through the wardrobe this winter into the magical kingdom of Narnia for the most mystical of adventures in a faraway land. Join Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter as they wave goodbye to wartime Britain and say hello to a talking Faun, an unforgettable Lion and the coldest, cruellest White Witch.This critically acclaimed production reunites… Read more »

Winter Lights at Canary Wharf

The award-winning Winter Lights returns to Canary Wharf in January for a sixth year! Canary Wharf will be transformed by over 25 spectacular installations, leaving the dark winter evenings aglow. The spectacle will showcase light art and interactive installations by some of the most innovative artists across the globe working in light art today. Some… Read more »

GOLD RESTAURANT

Gold is a neighbourhood restaurant and late night bar in the beating heart of Portobello Road. Inspired by the area’s diverse cultural history and artistic eclecticism, Gold is informal and honest, with a humble menu focussed on generous, seasonal plates cooked in wood ovens and served to share. Set over three floors, Gold’s diverse space… Read more »

City Apartments partners with L’Occitane En Provence!

After much consideration and personal testing by the City Apartments’ team (!), we are delighted to announce that we now include L’Occitane en Provence toilettes in our ‘Welcome Packs’ with our compliments! L’Occitane is an international retailer of body, face, fragrances and home products based in Manosque, France, founded in in 1976 by Olivier Baussan… Read more »