What is a serviced apartment?
An apartment that comes equipped with
furniture, self-catering essentials, bed linen, towels, utilities
(electricity, water, internet) all provided and regularly cleaned and
checked by a professional housekeeping service or apartment management
company is a serviced apartment.
They are self-contained (i.e without
shared facilities) and have a private living area, a kitchen or
kitchenette, bedrooms (except studio apartments) and bathrooms.
Serviced apartments are available in
different sizes with different facilities and are also known as extended
stay hotels, aparthotels, corporate housing and short term lets.
Serviced apartments are fully furnished and usually have:
- Living area: sofa, armchair, coffee table, TV, TV stand, dining table, chairs, curtains, rug, mirror
fridge/freezer, hob (2 ring or 4 ring), oven, microwave, kettle,
toaster, sink, bin, dishwasher, cutlery, crockery, cooking utensils
- Bathroom: towels, bathtub or shower, toilet, wash basin, mirror, towel rails, toilet roll holder, bin
- Bedroom: beds, bed linen, pillows, duvet, side table, work desk/dressing table, wardrobes, night lamp
- Utilities: washing machine or washer/dryer, iron and ironing board, in-room safe, hairdryer, fans
Different check-in and key collection procedures in serviced apartments
Checking-in times are usually later than standard hotel rooms and vary from 2pm - 4pm in the afternoon. Please check this carefully before your arrival. These are the main types of key collection procedures in place at serviced apartments: ...
What is VAT and how is VAT calculated at London Serviced Apartments
VAT stands for Value Added Tax. Depending on the accommodation you choose to book and the length of your stay, the VAT rate may vary from 0% to 20%. All the properties listed on our website display rates that include VAT, unless otherwise stated. ...
How often will my apartment be cleaned?
Serviced apartments are regularly cleaned by a professional housekeeping team who clean the apartment, change the bed linen and towels, empty the bins and top up amenities (where provided). This service is provided on a weekly basis or daily basis ...
When should I book my apartment?
During May-August (Summer) and busy holiday seasons like Christmas, Eid and Easter, we would advise you to book your apartment as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. If your dates are fixed and you have found an apartment you think will be ...
How do I book an Apartment?
Search online View rates and availability online and book instantly quickly and easily. Use the search box on the webpages to enter your dates or location preference and number of guests to see suitable options for your stay. Once you have selected ...