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Book Your Canary Wharf Corporate Apartment Today and Enjoy Big Savings on Long-Term Stay

Canary Wharf ApartmentsFor a limited time only, Smart City have introduced a special new 21+ day rate on our corporate apartments in Canary Wharf, offering you the chance to cut the cost of your accommodation when you book your next long-term stay.

Why Book an Extended Stay in Canary Wharf for Your Next London Business Trip?

It’s a little-known fact that in order to generate maximum profits, most hotel and serviced apartment prices are based on the average guest staying for between a single night and a full week.

Of course, that’s all well and good if you were booking London accommodation to see the sights or perhaps take in a show, but as a business executive who needs to book an extended stay in Canary Wharf, that hardly guarantees you the best value for your travel budget.

What’s more, with increasing pressure from the top to reduce your expenses whilst visiting the capital, you need a long-term corporate accommodation solution that’s lighter on the wallet …Read More



Enjoy Exclusive Discounts on Soho Self-Catering Apartments When Visiting London for the New Harry Potter Show

Harry-Potter-and-the-cursed-child-in-LondonFollowing months of excitement and anticipation, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child -the eighth installment of J.K Rowling’s groundbreaking franchise- finally hit the stage at the Palace Theatre near Soho this past July.
Since then, tickets for the two-part performance have been in seriously high demand, though if you’re one of the fortunate few lucky enough to have landed your hands on some, there’s now only one thing you need to really make the most of your magical weekend in London:

Quality self-catering apartments near the West End Palace Theatre, London.

That’s where we come in. At Smart City, we’ve just released details of our latest discount deals on luxury accommodation in Soho’s Oxford Street, just over five minutes away from the home of the new Harry Potter play.

Early Booking and Smart Launch Special Offers on Self-Catering Apartments in Soho, London

If you were really on the ball before Harry Potter and the Cursed Child tickets became harder to get hold of than a unicorn’s horn, you no doubt secured yours well in advance. That wasn’t the only time booking early …Read More



Five Reasons Why London Self-Catering Apartments offer Better Value for Families than Hotels

Covent Garden ApartmentsSo, you’ve done all the research, you’ve planned your itinerary, and you’re almost ready to treat the kids to that once-in-lifetime family holiday in London.

Now all that’s left to do is to find somewhere to stay. Sure, you’ve looked at top London hotel accommodation, but the price alone is enough to make you seriously reconsider the whole trip.

Thankfully, there is a better option.

Self-catering apartments in Central London actually provide much better value for money on your family holiday than even the city’s most well-known budget hotel chains ever could.

Here’s just five reasons why:

Stay together in one spacious apartment

Whether your next London city break is just for you, your partner, and the children, or whether you’re bringing along the whole extended family, it goes without saying that a single, one-bed hotel room just isn’t going to cut it. …Read More



Why a Spitalfields Serviced Apartment Makes the Perfect Accommodation Choice for Art Lovers Visiting London

Smart City Apartments SpitalfieldsOne of the things we love most about welcoming guests to our luxury serviced apartments in Spitalfields is simply getting to know everybody and their reasons for staying with us.

For our business guests, Spitalfields was their first choice of executive accommodation thanks to its convenient location close to the epicentre of London’s finance and commerce district. For those indulging in a little retail therapy with a luxury weekend shopping trip, it’s because of the variety of unique markets and world famous department stores that are all within ten to fifteen minutes reach. Yet for an increasing number of guests, they chose our holiday apartments in London’s square mile because we’re right in the heart of the city’s arts and culture scene.

With more museums, galleries, and concert venues per square mile than anywhere else in the capital, here’s just a few reasons why a Spitalfields serviced apartment makes the perfect accommodation for choice for art lovers planning a visit to London.

The epicentre of culture and art is only 15 minutes away

A short, gentle walk from our London holiday apartments you’ll find the world famous Barbican Centre, a hub of music, art, and culture right in the heart of the capital …Read More



Everything You Need to Know About Staying in a Serviced Apartment on Cannon Street, London

Cannon Street, LondonPopular with both leisure and business guests alike, our Cannon Street serviced apartments provide a haven of serenity and beautiful 17th century scenery right in the heart of the ever-busy modern London.

Planning to visit us for the first time this year and aren’t sure what to expect? Below, you’ll find our complete guide to staying with us at our Cannon Street holiday apartments, with everything you need to know to make your stay a memorable and enjoyable one.

Where you’ll find us

Based just off Cannon Street itself, you’ll find your luxury apartment quietly hidden away from the hustle and bustle of modern London in Abchurch Yard. One of the most picturesque and peaceful parts of the city, the area still retains many of the original features that were developed during London’s recovery from the Great Fire of London in September 1666 …Read More



5 Reasons to Have a Trial Run in a Serviced Apartment Before Relocating to London

canary wharf apartmentsAs one of the biggest and most vibrant cities in the world, London attracts scores of visitors every year. Yet as much as you may think you have a firm grasp of life in the capital after staying with us for a few days, you only need ask one of the many people who move here permanently each year that living here full time is an experience all unto itself.

Not that we think that should put you off. Whether you’ve already firmly made your mind up that you’re going to relocate to the capital, or if you’re simply giving it some thought, it might be well worth your time giving London life a proper trial run to see if it really is for you.

Need somewhere to stay while you’re doing so? Here’s just five reasons to spend some time living in a London serviced apartment before you decide to make a permanent move.

Experience a true taste of London life

Sure, you could always book a hotel for the weekend whilst out and about in the capital looking for your new ideal home, but honestly, is that really the best way to have a proper trial run …Read More



Five Reasons to Stay in a Serviced Apartment When on Business in Canary Wharf

Corporate Accommodation LondonFrom shopping in Soho to taking a tourist trip around Tower Bridge, Smart City are proud to offer serviced apartments across Central London to suit any occasion.

Yet whilst every one of our luxury two and three bedroom apartment suites cater for business guests, it’s only recently that we’ve gone all out to provide the perfect corporate accommodation based in the heart of Canary Wharf.

If your 2016 plans include a business trip to London’s busiest financial district, here’s just five reasons why you’ll benefit from staying in a serviced apartment when on business in Canary Wharf.

Be Your Own Boss

You may need to answer to somebody else when you get to the office, but when you’re staying in a Smart City Canary Wharf apartment, you’re in control. Fed up of London hotels dictating what time you can check in, check out, and chow down on an evening meal …Read More



How Smart City Luxury Apartments Can Help You Reduce Your Business Expenses

Business StayLet’s face it, if your company could get away with it, there’d never be so much as a penny on the business expense account. After all, isn’t one of the key reasons they went into business in the first place to make money, rather than spend it?

Still, as with most things in life, spending money is a necessary evil in the business world, especially when there’s those big contract negotiations and networking conferences in Central London to attend to.

If you’ve ever stayed over in the capital before, you know just how expensive this can be. Factor in travel costs, accommodation and even daily subsistence allowances, and your business expense account soon takes a battering.

Not that it necessarily has to be this way. Here’s just a few ways that Smart City’s luxury apartments can help you and your company …Read More



How to plan the perfect weekend when staying in a Covent Garden Luxury Apartment

Covent Garden ApartmentsThough some of our apartments are ideal for business guests and others for those looking for somewhere to stay on an overnight shopping trips, few make the ideal place to base yourself for a weekend London getaway quite like our Covent Garden luxury apartments.

Quietly tucked to give you some much welcomed peace and quiet, it only takes a minutes’ walk from Hanover Place to find yourself amongst the vibrancy, the beauty, and the larger-than-life characters that make Covent Garden such a well loved part of Central London.

If you’re coming to stay with us at Hanover Place over the next few months but haven’t quite managed to get your itinerary together, here’s just a few suggestions on how to plan the perfect weekend break when staying in a Covent Garden luxury apartment.

Relax and Refresh

It’s Friday afternoon, you’ve finally completed your long journey to London. By now, you’re feeling tired, and yet at the same time excited to begin your perfect London break in Covent Garden …Read More



Why London Serviced Apartments Love Your Feedback

Guest FeedbackWhether you’re staying at our luxury serviced apartments in Cannon Street, Spitalfields or at any of our other top Central London locations, your feedback -both positive and negative- can really help Smart City deliver an even better service for you and your fellow guests.

Worried about leaving us a review if you’ve spotted something we could improve on? Enjoyed your stay but haven’t thought about dropping us a line to tell us so? Trust us when we tell you, you’d be doing us a huge favour by getting in touch.

Not sure how you can help us do any even better job? Here’s just a few reasons why Smart City love your feedback on our London serviced apartments.

You Can Spot the Things we May Miss

Though we certainly spend an awful lot of time making sure that our serviced apartments in Central London are in top quality condition, we do admit that there are sometimes when we may overlook something. After all, we’re only human, and given that we do spend so much time …Read More