News and Press

Citadines makes US debut with NYC opening

TAS Alliance member, The Ascott Ltd. has opened Citadines Connect Fifth Avenue New York, the first Citadines property in the US. Following an extensive renovation, the property features 125 newly refurbished rooms, a lobby with shared community table and seating area, and a 24-hour grab and go deli. Located at 15 West 45th Street in, Citadines Connect …

And The Survey Says……GSAIR explained (IHRA Autumn 2018)

An in-depth look behind the figures in the latest GSAIR (Global Serviced Apartments Industry Report), explained by the MD Group Commercial Sales of The Apartment Service, Jo Layton. The latest GSAIR can be downloaded here: www.apartmentservice.com/GSAIR, or ordered via email GSAIR@apartmentservice.com  

Shama opens Shanghai apartments

Shama Hongqiao offers 132 apartments, ranging from studios to two-bedroom layouts. All units come with a high ceilings, a customised Shama Slumber bed with an extra soft feather top, ample storage space, a washer and dryer, LED TV with international channels, Wi-Fi and a work desk. All residence units also feature a fully equipped kitchenette, …

Ascott Opens Brand-New Somerset Maison Asoke In The Heart of Sukhumvit, Bangkok

CapitaLand’s wholly-owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited, a member of The TAS Alliance, is proud to introduce the brand-new Somerset Maison Asoke Bangkok, which will officially welcome its first guest on 28th September 2018. Somerset Maison Asoke Bangkok features 125 units of elegantly-designed Studio and One-Bedroom serviced apartments catering to both leisure and business travellers. …

SKYE Suites Sydney: “A striking addition to Sydney’s skyline”

Australian property development group, Crown Group Holdings, has announced the opening of SKYE Suites Sydney—the city’s first boutique serviced apartment. Scheduled to open its doors in the CBD in October 2018, SKYE Suites Sydney is a 25-storey, multi-residential tower which will provide 73 serviced apartments including studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom suites. The second phase of the project will see …

Dual-branded Crowne Plaza/Staybridge Suites “The Lume” to open September

The Lume, a new 19-storey hotel development boasting a Crowne Plaza® and Staybridge Suites®, will officially open this September in Manchester. Managed by Cycas Hospitality, the 328-room newly built dual-branded hotel is located within walking distance of the city centre in the bustling Oxford Road area.  The extended stay brand, Staybridge Suites, which makes its Manchester debut, is located on the upper 7 floors of the building, whilst Crown Plaza Oxford Road, occupies the lower 12 …

Adina Aparthotels Opens in Brisbane

Adina has taken a landmark, early 20th-­century bank and transformed it into a glamor­ous 21st-century downtown Brisbane hotel with river views and heritage features. A new extension rises five storeys above the early 20th-century bank building. Centrally located on the corner of George and Elizabeth Streets, Adina Apartment Hotel Brisbane features 220 studios and apartments …

Ascott opens two Citadines Aparthotels in Vietnam

Ascott, a member of The TAS Alliance, has just opened 2 Citadines properties in the country, The country’s largest serviced residence in Danang and its fifth property in Ho Chi Minh City. CapitaLand’s wholly owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), has opened Vietnam’s largest serviced residence, Citadines Blue Cove Danang, and its fifth …

Native launches flagship aparthotel at Bear Gardens, London

ASAP Quality Accredited Operator Member Native has announced the launch of a new aparthotel, in a converted 18th century tea warehouse on LondoASAP Quality Accredited Operator Member Native has announced the launch of a new aparthotel, in a converted 18th century tea warehouse on London’s historic Bear Gardens, on 6th August 2018. Native Bankside will …

The Sebel (Accor) expands in Perth (Western Australia)

AccorHotels is pleased to announce a further hotel will join its Sebel network in Australia from today, 9th July 2018, following the signing of an agreement with Singapore-based ZACD Group Ltd. The Sebel West Perth Aire Apartments adds 64 new studio apartment style rooms to Perth’s resurging accommodation market. The new hotel commands a prime …