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Wishing You A Merry Christmas From All at Smart City

The last of our guests have checked into our London serviced apartments for the festive season, our stockings are firmly fastened to the fireplace, and there’s a fresh plate of mince pies and brandy set aside for good old Santa Claus himself.

With that all done, it seems we’re almost ready to head home for the holiday and spend a relaxing few days with our friends and family. Almost, but not quite. Before we truly sign off on the Smart City blog for another successful year, there’s still one very important thing we’ve got to do:

Wish you and your loved ones a very merry Christmas, and thank you for helping to make 2015 the best one yet for our chain of modern, luxury serviced apartments across the City of London.

Thank You for an Incredible Year at Smart City

Over the course of the past twelve months, we’ve welcomed scores of you into our contemporary styled one and two bedroom apartments in prime locations such as City Road, Covent Garden and Oxford Street, and we look forward to welcoming scores more of you …Read More



Essential Christmas Information for Visitors to Smart City Apartments, London

Christmas in LondonOver the next few weeks the team here at Smart City will be looking forward to welcoming many of you to our serviced apartments in prime locations across London as you come down to spend the Christmas holiday with us.

Of course, you likely already know what’s in store for you when you stay with us; namely dedicated 24-hour service from our call-out team, fully equipped, modern apartments and the kind of comfortable surroundings that help you to really feel like home.

Yet if you’re not accustomed to spending Christmas in London, you may well have a few questions about things such as getting around during the holidays.

With that in mind, we’ve put together this brief guide to the essential information you may need to know when visiting Smart City Apartments, London …Read More



Top Winter Wonderland Attractions in London This December 2015

Winter WonderlandEach and every November, the 350 magnificent acres of London’s Hyde Park transform from woodlands and monuments into a vibrant village of festive activity, with the magic of the season spreading good tidings and beautiful snow-covered scenery across one of the most well-known of London Borough’s eight Royal Parks.

If you’ve ever visited before, you’ll know all too well why those behind the transformation call it Winter Wonderland. If you’ve not, the team here at Smart City definitely recommend you see it for yourself.

Open every day until January 3rd, (except for Christmas Day) from 10am to 10pm, the Winter Wonderland extravaganza is easily accessible via tube from our serviced apartments in Canary Wharf, Oxford Street and City Road, as well as our locations in other prime Central London areas …Read More



Top Five Places to Enjoy Christmas Lunch When Staying in Covent Garden

Christmas LunchWhether it’s a relaxing break away from another frantic family Christmas, or simply a way to ensure you’re first in line at the Boxing Day sales the following morning, there’s few better ways to enjoy the holiday this year than in the cosy, traditional surroundings of our Hanover Street serviced apartments in Covent Garden.

Available for bookings 365 days per year, each modern, one and two bedroom apartment comes with plush, comfortable furniture to relax on, digital TV to enjoy all those Christmas classics, and even a fully fitted kitchen where you can rustle up your own Christmas dinner.

Let’s face it though, when you’re trying to get away from it all over the festive season, the last thing you really want to be doing is slaving over a hot stove and making sure the turkey’s well stuffed on Christmas day.

That’s why we got the team here at Smart City together and asked them for their recommendations on the best places to enjoy Christmas lunch when staying in Covent Garden …Read More



Top Christmas Markets to Visit in and around Central London This Christmas

Christmas MarketWith just a few short weeks to go before jolly old Saint Nick comes squeezing his way down our chimney tops, the last minute search for those perfect Christmas gifts is well and truly on.

Thankfully, there’s no need to search too far when you stay at a Smart City serviced apartment in Central London this December. Wherever you go this month you’ll find an abundance of Christmas markets and traditional festive fayres, all offering a gorgeous variety of unique gifts, homemade Christmas delicacies, and much more besides.

Along with choirs singing your favourite Christmas carols, attractions and shows for the kids, and food vendors from all over the world, snapping up those wonderful winter goodies whilst staying at our serviced apartments is more than just another Christmas shopping trip, it’s a magical experience all to itself.

Not sure where to start? Here’s Smart City’s guide …Read More



Celebrate Christmas in London with Smart City

Christmas in LondonNo sooner had the team here at Smart City Apartments returned from the last of our summer holidays, than a memo from the boss came through giving us all our orders to get the Christmas decorations out of the loft and start learning the words to Jingle Bell Rock.

Indeed, whilst it may still seem like a good way off as you read this today, it’s worth pointing out that Christmas will be here much sooner than most of us think. Most of us, that is, besides those well-prepared guests who’ve already been in touch with Smart City to book their luxury serviced apartment for a Christmas 2015 break in London.

Yet whilst our one and two bedroom central London apartments are filling up fast for December, we didn’t want to let the last one go without inviting our regular blog readers to come and celebrate Christmas in London with Smart City …Read More